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Outreach and the Artist

Outreach and the Artist

On 7/13 amy in peru wrote: The Church vs. the Arts seems to have become an epic discussion, often taking the form of conflict. The book, Outreach and the Artist, attempts to point out potential harmony between these two contenders, seemingly at perpetual odds, in an accessible, practical and Christ-honoring way. Con Campbell ... Outreach and the Artist, by Con Campbell

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5 Stars

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The Book of Man

The Book of Man

On 7/13 amy in peru wrote: Who doesn't need a hero? Is there such a person? Over the years, I have been inspired by many souls who have gone before and I attribute much of my own outlook, resolve and hope to their influence. This book is full of hero building material.In the Book of Man, Bennett has compiled a wild compass of ... The Book of Man, by William Bennett

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5 Stars

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George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver

On 3/15 amy in peru wrote: So, I was given a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review and I thought to myself, 'Hey, George Washington Carver is one of the guys suggested for a biography option in AOy5, this'll be great!'I especially thought it'd be great because though my kids have, I had never before read a biography ... George Washington Carver: A Book Review

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5 Stars

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The Hole in Our Gospel (Trade Paperback)

The Hole in Our Gospel (Trade Paperback)

On 2/29 amy in peru wrote: Should the Church be more active in serving the needy? ABSOLUTELY. Should Christians be awakened to the reality that the majority of the world is suffering? ABSOLUTELY. As a foreign-field missionary for the past 11 years, I have perhaps an obvious vested interest in compassion for the needy, so this ... A review: The Hole in Our Gospel

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1 Stars

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Plan B

Plan B

On 5/3 amy in peru wrote: I think a lot of people are going to like this book. Plan B: What to do when God doesn't show up the way you thought he would, by Pete Wilson is an extremely down-to-earth, easy-to-read book. He sets out to re-orientate people who find themselves a little bewildered after taking note that their lives ... Plan B: Pete Wilson

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2 Stars

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If I Could Ask God Anything

If I Could Ask God Anything

On 4/18 amy in peru wrote: While the 181 questions/answers in this book seem to have touched on everything that a child might ask (and even some they might not), I really felt the answers given were lacking in biblical substance. This is probably because the author's aim was to not cross any denominational lines.  But for ... If I Could Ask God Anything, Kathryn Slattery

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2 Stars

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A Century Turns

A Century Turns

On 3/27 amy in peru wrote: I highly recommend the third volume on modern history A Century Turns, by William Bennett as an excellent addition to any school or homeschool library. As a conservative Christian homeschooling mother who has grown up Republican, and who has lived the last 20 years with politics blaring in the background... ... A Century Turns, William Bennett

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5 Stars

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Love Your Heart

Love Your Heart

On 2/20 amy in peru wrote: Did you know that Tim McGraw has a book series out now?  It’s a series of little-girlie books called the My Little Girl series.  The second book in the series is called Love Your Heart.  I chose to read this book for review in part because it is by Tim McGraw (...honesty is the best ... A Review: Love Your Heart by Tim McGraw

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4 Stars

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