Category Archives: Book Reviews

Thoughts on books that made an impression on me.

With Christ in the School of Prayer by Andrew Murray

This transformative read offers insight into how one’s prayer life is a plumb line for one’s faith. Unanswered prayers should not be causally dismissed with a simple, “It must not have been God’s will.” Instead, they should prompt a deeper … Continue reading

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Grains of Truth: Using Whole Grains the Easy Way

In this informative, easy-to-read book Donna G. Spann provides detailed facts on both little known and familiar grains. Her information includes the history, some dating back thousands of years, nutritional value and recipes. After reading this book one will feel … Continue reading

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Susanna Wesley: The Mother of John and Charles Wesley

This biography by Arnold A. Dallimore is a succinct overview of a strong, gifted, intelligent, yet under appreciated woman. Dallimore uses extensive research of letters and other books to reveal a woman who suffered a lifetime of tragedy and disappointment. … Continue reading

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A Bit of Summer Reading

One of my goals for this is year is to read 15 books and write reviews of them.  Here are two of my more recent reads: Cleaning House: A Mom’s 12-Month Experiment to Rid Her Home of Youth Entitlement by … Continue reading

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What Is Man? A review of THE CONFESSIONS OF ST. AUGUSTINE and MERE HUMANITY

We are entering an age of passion and apathy. Both seek to destroy the essence of humanity: our being created in the image of God. On the one hand we have the jihadists who seek to avenge the degradation of … Continue reading

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Summer School: Book Review

I am 8 weeks into summer school which means that it is drawing to a close. I am exhausted, but I know that I have matured through this intense course. I am looking forward to being able to look back … Continue reading

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Lord Foulgrin’s Letters

“Jordan never realized that all the time he’d been hunting happiness, someone had been hunting him” (Alcorn 13).  And so it is with all of us. We spiritualize and demonize to our convenience, but rarely do we stop and ponder … Continue reading

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