A Spectacle of Glory

A Spectacle of Glory

A diving accident in 1967 left Joni Eareckson Tada, then just 17 years old, a quadriplegic, confined to a wheelchair, without use of her hands.  Her amazing story alone is sufficient reason to read her newest devotional, “A Spectacle of Glory.” The author’s “thank you page” offers a brief insight into the hard work and Read More

You Carried Me

You Carried Me

A delicate subject prior to the famous 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, the topic of abortion remains a hotly debated topic some forty years later in 2017.  Those on the pro-life side hold firm to the belief that life begins at conception while those on the pro-choice side say the woman has a right to Read More

Martin Luther

Martin Luther

Introduction of influential historical Christian leaders is an area that seems to be lacking in the parochial education of our children.  In Sunday School, they learn of Moses, Noah, and Daniel, but what of those who come after, those who shaped the modern church?  Where are their stories told? Simonetta Carr’s Martin Luther, just one Read More

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Of Stillness and Storm

Michele Phoenix’s Of Stillness and Storm is a must read for anyone considering going into, or already in full time ministry.  The book’s primary focus is a family serving as missionaries in a foreign country.  However, the sad truths hidden beneath the guise of fiction carry over into the realities of any form of ministry. Read More

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Good & Angry

David Powlinson’s Good & Angry; Redeeming Anger, Irritation, Complaining and Bitterness, packs a wealth of knowledge into a short 250 pages.  It takes the casual reader from a potentially inspective angle to a most introspective one.  Readers previously unaware of certain negative issues in their life may discover some potential growth areas. Powlinson opens by Read More

Lessons from the East

Lessons from the East

Before even cracking the spine, the phrase,” What If Our Western View of Church Isn’t God’s View of Church?” introduces readers to the unique journey awaiting them inside the pages of Bob Roberts Jr.’s Lessons from the East. Christians who are discontent with church as usual, will have their eyes opened to a never before Read More