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How High Will You Climb?

How High Will You Climb?

On 6/30 J Rina wrote: This book has some good topics such as : 3 healthy attitudes Jesus had. 7 statements about attitude. 4 thing to remember when things get tough. 3 storms that can destroy a good attitude. Suggestions for preventing criticism from dragging you down. It is not a tough read, and will be helpful for many ... Head Up

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4 Stars

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Heaven and Hell: Are They Real?

Heaven and Hell: Are They Real?

On 5/2 J Rina wrote: Christopher D. Hudson does a good job of catching your attention with this book titled, “Heaven and Hell: Are They Real?”. He also does a great job of keep this book at a level where it is easy to read and understand. He does a good job explaining the points as well as objections to his points.Hudson ... Good Intro to Heaven and Hel

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4 Stars

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Downside Up

Downside Up

On 2/17 J Rina wrote: This is a very enjoyable book and a book that I have told a few others about. It helps us understand why we feel the way we do when treated poorly by others. Some people always seem hurt by others, and can’t get out of that role. This book can help explain why this may be happening. This book is a ... Downside Up: Transform Rejection into Your Golden Opportunity Review

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5 Stars

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Clean

Clean

On 7/13 J Rina wrote: Dr. Douglas Weiss is an international lecturer and the author of 20 books. Weiss is the executive director of Heart to Heart Counseling Center. He has appeared in broadcast media, including Oprah, 20/20, Good Morning America, and many other shows and publications. Dr Weiss' book, Clean: A Proven Plan ... A Proven Plan for Men Committed to Sexual Integrity Reviews | Douglas Weiss

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4 Stars

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Jesus Is

Jesus Is

On 6/3 J Rina wrote: “Jesus Is: Find a New Way to Be Human” Book Review is written by Judah Smith, a pastor from Seattle. Smith became the pastor of the church after the death of his father. This is talked about throughout the book. In this book Smith works at being relevant to today. Smith has an passion and shows ... Jesus Is: Find a New Way to Be Human | Book Review

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5 Stars

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Jesus

Jesus

On 1/21 J Rina wrote: This title really jumped at me and I was very excited to get the book and read it. Quickly I found myself wanting to put it down. It is very well thought out, just not what I was hoping. It is best to not have any expectations of a book or a movie, before you start. I would have liked the Scripture ... Jesus: A Theography Frank Viola and Leonard Sweet Review

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3 Stars

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Tough Guys and Drama Queens

Tough Guys and Drama Queens

On 9/17 J Rina wrote: As the father of teenagers, I found this book to be pretty good. It would have helped me a few years back before they were teens as well. Parents almost always try to be the best, but sometimes some advice from others comes in handy. Girls have their drama moments as they develop into women and boy’s ... Review Tough Guys and Drama Queens | Mark Gregston

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4 Stars

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I Am a Follower

I Am a Follower

On 8/22 J Rina wrote: As a fan of Leonard Sweet I was excited to read this book, I Am a Follower (The Way, Truth, and Life of Following Jesus). I wasn’t very disappointed. The book hits on the modern church’s success-worshiping, corporate-obsessed “leadership” fixation, and contrasts it with the example and message ... You are here: Home / Book Reviews / I am a Follower, Leonard Sweet Review I am a Follower, Leonard Sweet Review

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4 Stars

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Curiosities of the Civil War

Curiosities of the Civil War

On 12/23 J Rina wrote: This book is not a book to sit down and read from cover to cover, as I was hoping. IT is a very interesting read to get bits and pieces about the civil war. Even if you are a Civil war buff you will find things that you didn't know about it in this book. The topics covered in this book are not the normal ... Not a Sit Down and Read, but an Interesting Book

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3 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 12/23 J Rina wrote: My favorite part of The Final Summit was learning bits of information about the fellow five Travelers that were selected to aid him in his decision. The quotes and phrases used throughout this book really makes the reader think. The use of historical figures is fascinating. This book is quite well done ... Great Use of Historical Figures

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4 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 12/23 J Rina wrote: Readers can choose to read it from cover to cover, or they can selectively read sections based upon what’s going on in their lives. IT is also a good read to break down and read each section a day at a time. Christians raised in a church may find some of the questions a bit surprising, but as always ... Max On Life, Answers and Inspiration for Today’s Questions Book Review

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4 Stars

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What In The World Is Going On? (Trade Paper)

What In The World Is Going On? (Trade Paper)

On 2/4 J Rina wrote: This book by Dr David Jeremiah who has always been a great teacher covering the subject of prophecy including Israel’s role in world issues, world leaders, the Antichrist, oil, America’s role in endtimes. Jeremiah’s teaching style is one that many people love and find interesting. This is agood ... Good book for those interested in End Times

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4 Stars

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 10/12 J Rina wrote: The Boy Who Changed the World by Andy Andrew is definitely a good book for kids. It is a very easy read with a great cause. The book is about a boy who changes the world and helps a lot of people. It shows that everything you do matters! The colors in the book really ... The Boy Who Changed the World by Andy Andrew | Book Review

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4 Stars

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Jungle Warfare

Jungle Warfare

On 8/4 J Rina wrote: Jungle Warfare is a creative way to write a 22 day devotional =”right”for sales people (has good advice for everyone). Built on the basis of a World War II Basic Field Manual on Jungle Warfare which the author inherited from his grandfather. The first part of the book is a 22 day devotional and the ... Jungle Warfare: A Basic Field Manual for Christians in Sales

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4 Stars

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Same Kind of Different As Me

Same Kind of Different As Me

On 7/13 J Rina wrote: The Same Kind of Different As Me is a must read for all readers. This is something for all ages. In fact this is one book you should take the time to read to your kids and buy a copy for your friends and family. This is one of those books that will change your life. A book like this does not come around ... Life Changing True Story

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5 Stars

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The Jesus You Can't Ignore

The Jesus You Can't Ignore

On 7/13 J Rina wrote: Jesus confronted things which were wrong when He was confronted with it. Jesus did not hold back and confronted that which was not right. MacArthur clearly shows that he was still merciful, but definitely pointed out which was wrong. When Jesus encountered sinners He was kind and merciful and living. ... The Jesus You Can’t Ignore | Book Review

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4 Stars

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A Guy's Guide to Life

A Guy's Guide to Life

On 6/18 J Rina wrote: I was pretty excited to get this book and review it as I have a 13 year old son. My wife got the mail before I was home and was shocked to see what was in the book. Yes, this is a book written for teenage guys, and of course guys think about sex. That ... A Guy’s Guide to Life – Review

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4 Stars

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