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Wasted Prayer

Wasted Prayer

On 10/16 karen buckner wrote: Title:  Wasted PrayerAuthor:  Greg Darley       Greg Darley is a social entrepreneur, speaker, and director of College Mobilization for International Justice Mission.  He speaks at churches, conferences, organizations, and universities throughout America.       Prayer ... Wasted Prayer - book review

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5 Stars

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The Solomon Seduction

The Solomon Seduction

On 7/29 karen buckner wrote: Mark Atteberry    Mark Atteberry is the award-winning author of eleven books.  H e has been the preaching minister of Pointciana Chritia Church in Kissimmee, Florida since 1989.    Seduction is the art of enticing a person to make negative behavioral choices ... The Solomon Seduction - book review

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5 Stars

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No More Dragons

No More Dragons

On 5/28 karen buckner wrote: Helps us get free from broken dreams, lost hope, bad religion, and other monsters. Becoming a dragon is a dangerously subtle process. It never happens all at once. You make a long chain of bad choices. The chain gradually wraps around you. You aren't who you used to be and you aren't who you ... Great Book

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5 Stars

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One God, One Plan, One Life

One God, One Plan, One Life

On 4/1 karen buckner wrote: Title:  One God One Plan One LifeAuthor:  Max Lucado    Max Lucado ministers at the Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas.  More that 100 million readers have found comfort in his writings.    One God One Plan One life addresses important topics ... one God one Plan one Life - a book review

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5 Stars

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It's A God Thing

It's A God Thing

On 2/11 karen buckner wrote: Title:  It's a God ThingAuthor:  Don JacobsonDon Jacobson is the founder of D.C. Jacobson & Associates, an author management company, where he works closely with authors--together dreaming about books that change the world by helping the church realize its true calling." It' a God ... It's a God Thing - book review

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5 Stars

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You'll Get Through This

You'll Get Through This

On 10/22 karen buckner wrote: Title:  You'll Get through ThisAuthor:  Max Lucado        The message is the message you need:  You'll get through this.  It won't be painless.  It won't be quick.  But God will use this mess for good.  Don't be foolish or na├»ve.  ... You'll Get Through This - book review

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5 Stars

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Runaway Emotions

Runaway Emotions

On 8/27 karen buckner wrote: Title:  Runaway EmotionsAuthor:  Jeff Schreve         This is a well written book about our emotions and how to deal with them.  We all have them and we all need to know how to deal with them and to realize that they are no unusual.  The ... Runaway Emotions - A book review

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5 Stars

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Victim of Grace

Victim of Grace

On 7/4 karen buckner wrote: Title:  Victim of Grace    Robin Jones Gunn is the much-loved author of several award winning series, including Christy Miller, Sierra Jensen, Katie Weldon, Glenbrooke, and Sisterchicks, with more than4.5 million books sold worldwide.  Robin serves on the board of Media ... Victim of Grace Book Review

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5 Stars

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The Lamb's Agenda

The Lamb's Agenda

On 5/18 karen buckner wrote: Ttle:  The Lamb's AgendaAuthor:  Samuel Rodriguez     Rev. Samuel Rodriguez is president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, America's largest Hispanic organization.  Named by CNN as "The leader of the Hispanic Evangelical Movement" and by ... The Lambs Agenda - A book review

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5 Stars

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When Donkeys Talk

When Donkeys Talk

On 4/4 karen buckner wrote: Title:  When Donkeys TalkAuthor:  Tyler Blanski     Mr. Blanski gives us a different look at Christianity.  Whether you agree with him or not, you may enjoy his book.  I didn't care for his ideas, however I am sure some people will.  The ... When Donkeys Talk - Book Review

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3 Stars

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Just Like Jesus

Just Like Jesus

On 2/15 karen buckner wrote: Author:  Max LucadoTitle:  Just Like Jesus     Max Lucado is one of America's favorite writers with more than 100 million products in print.  He serves the Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas with his wife, Denalyn.    This book is beautifully ... Just Like Jesus - Book Review

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5 Stars

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Yours Is the Day, Lord, Yours Is the Night

Yours Is the Day, Lord, Yours Is the Night

On 1/1 karen buckner wrote: Title:  Yours Is The Day, Lord, Yours Is The NightAuthors:  Jeanie & David Gushee     This book offers a collection of morning and evening prayers, a different one for every day and night of the year.  They refect sasons, holidays, and the liturgical calendar ... Yours is the Day - Book Review

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5 Stars

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Neighbors and Wise Men

Neighbors and Wise Men

On 10/28 karen buckner wrote: Tile:  Neighbors and Wise MenAuthor  Tony Kriz    Tony Kriz has an earned doctorate in spiritual formation.  He is teacher of faith and culture through the mass media, via social media, and at universities, conferences,churches, seminars, and other speaking engagements.  ... Neighbors and Wise Men

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5 Stars

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The Truth About Forgiveness

The Truth About Forgiveness

On 7/10 karen buckner wrote: John ac Arthur is widely known for his thorough, candidnapproach to teaching God's Word. He is a popular author and conference speaker and has served as pastor=teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley California, since 1969ni. John's pulpit ministry has been extended around the globe through ... great book

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5 Stars

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Our Favorite Sins

Our Favorite Sins

On 4/24 karen buckner wrote: The author has had more tan 30 years of pastoral experience. Pastor Hunter knows that everyone--himself included--deals with temptation every day. All too often we fail and fall, and som o us are at or wit's end, utterly defeated. Walking out of our favorite sns makes perfect sense after you have ... good reading

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Nearing Home

Nearing Home

On 12/8 karen buckner wrote: Title:  Nearing HomeAuthor:  Billy Graham        Dr. Graham helps us to learn how to grow old and live the years before we die.  He tells us how, looking back he can see God's hand guiding his life.  This book is well written and had me asking myself ... Nearing Home - A Book Review

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4 Stars

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The Baker's Wife

The Baker's Wife

On 10/3 karen buckner wrote: Title:  The Baker's Wife Author:  Erin Healy Erin Healy is a critically acclaimed, best-selling novelist and an award-winning editor for numerous best-selling authors.     The "Baker's Wife" is an extremely well-written story of suspense dealing with modern problems.  ... The Baker's Wife - A Book Review

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5 Stars

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One Call Away

One Call Away

On 9/14 karen buckner wrote: Title:  One Call AwayAuthor:  Brenda Warner     This is a memoir taking us from 1967 thru the present time in the life of the author.    Brenda Warner is a speaker, philanthropist, and New York Times best=selling author.  She is the mother of seven children, ... Book Review: One Call Away

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5 Stars

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The Quotable Rogue

The Quotable Rogue

On 8/1 karen buckner wrote: Title:  The Quotable Rogue           The Ideals of Sarah Palin In Her Own WordsEdited by Matt Lewis     Matt Lewis is a writer,blogger,and commentator based in Alexandria, Virginia.  He currently serves as a senior Contributor ... book review: the quotable rogue

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4 Stars

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Washington

Washington

On 6/6 karen buckner wrote: Title:  WashingtonAuthor:  Paul Vickery    This book was a very interesting account of George Washington's journey from becoming the "father of our military" to becoming the "Father of our country".  I found the contrast between the military of today and the military ... Washington

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5 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/20 karen buckner wrote: Title:  Max on LifeAuthor:  Max Lucado    This book gathers Max's responses to the most often asked questions about faith, heaven,and hell,plus dilemmas about sex, managing money,and raising kids.  There are short, practical,inspirational, and bible-based essays.Being ... Max on Life - a book review

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5 Stars

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A Conversation with God

A Conversation with God

On 3/24 karen buckner wrote: Title:  A Conversation With GODAuthor:  Alton Gansky     Imagine being able to hear GOD speak.  Better yet, imagine being able to ask God direct questions and then listen to His response, or to pull JESUS aside to ask for some insight on pressing question.  ... A Conversation With God

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5 Stars

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Same Life, New Story

Same Life, New Story

On 2/8 karen buckner wrote: Title:  Same Life, New Story Author:  Jan Silvious     This is a ten-week Bible study that offers women a powerful truth:  one small change can have profound effects.  With humor, vulnerability, and transparency, Jan Silvious--a professional life coach--uses ... Same Life, New Story - A book review

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5 Stars

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The Jesus Inquest

The Jesus Inquest

On 1/19 karen buckner wrote: I was given a copy of this book to read by the publisher, Thomas Nelson. This a case for and against the resurrection of the Christ. Charles Foster is a writer, barrister, tutor in medical law and ethics at the University of Oxford, and a Fellow of Green Templeton College, Oxford. He has written, ... The Jesus Inquest - by Charles Foster

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2 Stars

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