Sisters in Faith


Earlier this  month I reviewed a book called Half the Church by Carolyn Custis James. In her book, James reaches out to the women of the west to take their rightful places in the Church of God, not inferior or superior to men, but as equals; a different gender with different things to offer as we all […]

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Saturday Sharing 4/30/11


All you have to do is share what you are currently reading. Tell us the title, author, a brief summary (no spoilers), and your thoughts on it so far. That’s it. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan An allegory of the Christian life, the story follows Christian as he makes his way to find eternal […]

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Friday Finds 4/29/11


Friday Finds is hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just share the new-to-you books you found during the week — books you either want to add to your TBR (to be read) list, or that you just heard about that sounded interesting. If you’ve discovered them this week, share them with […]

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Wednesday Wonderings


Every Wednesday I’ll post a question related to books or reading. Just answer the question in the comments or post the link to your blog post where you copied the question and answered it. Today’s question: Who is your favorite fiction author? My answer: Ted Dekker. He writes some of my favorite genres (fantasy and suspense/thriller) […]

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Teaser Tuesday 4/26/11


Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: •Grab your current read •Open to a random page •Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page •BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give […]

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Galileo by Mitch Stokes


     One of the books in the Christian Encounters series published by Thomas Nelson, Mitch Stokes’s Galileo is a thorough biography of the career and personal life of Galileo Galilei. Drawing upon several historical sources, Stokes separates fact from legend and gives us insight into one of the most important figures in the world of science. […]

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Book Giveaway: Following Jesus, the Servant King


 I’m giving away my copy of Jonathan Lunde’s Following Jesus, the Servant King. Check out the product page here. Read my review here. The contest starts today and will end at midnight (Central time) on 5/13/11. I only have one copy of this book, so there will be only one winner chosen at random. I will […]

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Book Giveaway: A Conversation with God


 I’m giving away my copy of Alton Gansky’s A Conversation with God. Check out the product page here. Read my review here. The contest starts today and will end at midnight (Central time) on 5/13/11. I only have one copy of this book, so there will be only one winner chosen at random. I will post […]

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Monday Mashup 4/25/11


This is the coolest kid’s bedroom ever! Proof that we’ve become desensitized to violence: the School Shooter: North American Tour 2012 video game. Many commentors on this article are saying it’s a hoax, but no one has provided any sources to verify that and there is news footage everywhere of clips of the game. If anyone […]

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Song-lyrics Sunday 4/24/11


And it is also Easter Sunday! Resurrection day! He is risen!!! So today’s song is: The Champion by Carman (Make sure you check out the video at the end of this post. I found it on YouTube. It not only has the lyrics, but it is laced with images that bring the real story to […]

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