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Jesus

Jesus

On 3/4 accolon wrote: Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola’s book Jesus: A Theography presents the biblical narrative as the story of Jesus Christ. The authors describe the presence of Jesus in all of Scripture through various thematic and verbal allusions. Sweet and Viola begin their “theography” before the Garden of Eden ... Jesus: A Theography by Leonard Sweet & Frank Viola

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2 Stars

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A Shot of Faith (to the Head)

A Shot of Faith (to the Head)

On 10/22 accolon wrote: A Shot of Faith to the Head by Mitch Stokes is a Christian endeavor to bolster faith amid an age of Atheism. The author has a practical and pragmatic method to improving our methods of apologetics in order to give sound defense against atheist claims. The author does so by identifying several problems ... A Shot of Faith to the Head by Mitch Stokes

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3 Stars

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I Am a Follower

I Am a Follower

On 3/22 accolon wrote: Leonard Sweet’s book I am a Follower: The way, truth, and life of Following Jesus is a deeply impacting tool. I provides its readers with a systematic approach to developing not only a drive for discipleship but a lifestyle which reflects discipleship. Through each of his chapters he uses life stories ... I am A Follower by Lenny Sweet

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4 Stars

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Nearing Home

Nearing Home

On 12/13 accolon wrote: I have recently had the opportunity to read Billy Graham’s book Nearing Home: Life Faith and Finishing Well. This book struck me as outside of the box because it comes from the position of one who is understanding that they are at the end of their journey in life. Within this dark understanding of ... Billy Graham's Nearing Home: Life, Faith, and Finishing Well

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4 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 11/29 accolon wrote: Max Lucado’s work Max on Life is a delicate stroll through the plethora of questions asked of any pastor since the dawn of the church. Questions on how to live in response to a certain problem or issue and how to see God in light of certain circumstances are a prevailing notion that is brought about ... Max Lucado's "Max on Life"

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4 Stars

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Doing Virtuous Business

Doing Virtuous Business

On 4/16 accolon wrote: Doing Virtuous Business: The Remarkable Success of Spiritual Enterprise by Theodore Malloch is a great tool for anyone interested in not only increasing their ability as a business person but also as a pursuer of God. The book investigates this concept of how capitalism within our social constructs creates ... Doing Virtuous Business: The Remarkable Success of Spiritual Enterprise by Theodore Malloch

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3 Stars

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Slave

Slave

On 1/21 accolon wrote: John MacArthur’s new book Slave describes the true meaning of what it means to be  follower of Christ. MacArthur’s argument surrounds around the meaning of the Greek word “doulos” which implies slavery rather than servanthood. He then goes on to break down our position as slaves of Christ ... Slave by John MacArthur

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4 Stars

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 11/10 accolon wrote: After reading Max Lucado’s Outlive Your Life it is hard not to feel a sense of change and boldness come over your being. Max Lucado takes the reader through a journey in which the reader finds himself or herself learning how to identify areas in need of compassion and how to react to those situations. ... Max Lucado's Outlive Your Life is a knock-out

accolon's Rating:

5 Stars

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