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Beyond Talent

Beyond Talent

On 11/7 rdpettus wrote: John Maxwell is a great author on leadership. I try to read everything he puts out because I know I will be blessed. He teaches leadership by weaving principles, stories, and proverbs together seamlessly. In his book Beyond Talent he highlights 13 areas that can serve as turbo chargers to your God given ... Beyond Talent – Book Reveiw

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4 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/18 rdpettus wrote: This is a great devotional book. It could be a great ministers Wednesday night devotional guide. He will give each question 1-3 pages of an answer. About a third of the time he does not quote a Bible passage but gives a principle. What he does best in uses words in a way that paints beautiful pictures ... Great Devotional Book

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4 Stars

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The Liturgical Year

The Liturgical Year

On 3/22 rdpettus wrote: As an Evangelical I grew up with no knowledge of the church calendar or the meaning behind any of the events. This book does a wonderful job outlining the Catholic calendar and the meaning behind the calendar. Critttister does not spend anytime on the Jewish calendar and how it compares to the Christian ... Church Calendar for Evangelicals

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4 Stars

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Seeds of Turmoil

Seeds of Turmoil

On 1/6 rdpettus wrote: The first 6 chapters sound like a lecture or a sermon series as it looks at Abraham, Isaac, Ishmael, Jacob, Esau, and how these sibling rivalries have impacted the Middle East. It is a easy book to read but the content is lacking. You will find some great nuggets to understand how nations got started, ... Not Enough Fruit from Seeds

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1 Stars

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Living Life in the Zone

Living Life in the Zone

On 11/9 rdpettus wrote: This is a great devotional book for a sports fan. Each day starts off by introducing some tension in our life then showing scriptures that can help answer how God wants us to deal with it. Then it shares a story from a popular sports figures life and how they deal with this tension. It wraps up by giving ... It is like a Sports Center Devotional Book

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4 Stars

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