Book Review: God for the Rest of Us

Can you imagine if Karl Barth sat down to write Church Dogmatics and began with an exceptional account of how wrecked his life has been by sin, how disturbed his family is/was, and other unsavory and sordid details of his confusion, pain, and suffering and then told us the story of how God redeemed it,… Continue reading Book Review: God for the Rest of Us

Book Review: Vanishing Grace

Title: Vanishing Grace Author: Philip Yancey Publisher: Zondervan Year: 2014 Pages: 298 [Disclaimer: I was provided a free copy of Vanishing Grace via BookLook Bloggers program. I was in no way compensated or asked to write a positive review. I was asked only to be honest and fair in my review which I was. Thanks… Continue reading Book Review: Vanishing Grace

Book Review: The Quick-Start Guide to the Whole Bible

Title: The Quick-Start Guide to the Whole Bible Authors: Dr William H Marty & Dr Boyd Seevers Publisher: Bethany House (Baker) Year: 2014 Pages: 304 [Disclaimer: I was provided with an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for my fair and unbiased review of this book. I was given no compensation and I am not required… Continue reading Book Review: The Quick-Start Guide to the Whole Bible

Book Review: The Gospel at Work

Title: The Gospel at Work: How Working for King Jesus Gives Purpose and Meaning to our Jobs Authors: Sebastian Traeger & Greg Gilbert Publisher: Zondervan Year: 2014 Pages: 160 [Disclaimer: I was provided a free e-book copy of this work via NetGalley in exchange for my fair and unbiased review. I noted this in compliance… Continue reading Book Review: The Gospel at Work

Book Review: 50 Things You Need to Know about Heaven

Title: 50 Things You Need to Know about Heaven Author: John Hart Publisher: Baker Books (Bethany House) Year: 2014 Pages: 144 (e-book/Nook) Disclaimer: In full disclosure, you need to know that I was provided with a free e-book copy of the above mentioned book in exchange for my fair and unbiased review. I have also… Continue reading Book Review: 50 Things You Need to Know about Heaven

One Problem With Christianity

Friends, It is now post-Christmas 2007. The mail was back up today and I received my Dec 26-January 26 edition of the Family Christian Stores catalog. I do appreciate the inclusion of generous coupons each month; I detest the selection of ‘Christian’ products they hawk for profit. I love to read. I have written here… Continue reading One Problem With Christianity