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It's Not About Me

It's Not About Me

On 7/26 celticfrog wrote: This is a readable book that has a very simple premise. Max outlines in his customary lyrical style the problem with assuming that our lives are about making ourselves happy. He shows that this assumption; far from making us happy, has instead turned us into a people who are addicted to stuff and self-seeking. What ... It's not about me

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4 Stars

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The Book that Made Your World

The Book that Made Your World

On 6/22 celticfrog wrote: Vishal Mangalwadi's book is an interesting look at how it is possible to see the Bible as the root of Western civilization. He makes the argument that the way in which the scriptures value the human being is the foundation of the culture of progress and invention which for him defines the West. I found ... The Book That Made Your World

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3 Stars

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Sabbath

Sabbath

On 5/11 celticfrog wrote: Sabbath by Dan Allender is part of the Ancient Practices Series. Each book in the series takes one of seven ancient religious practices that are common to the Abrahamic faiths. Dan’s book on the Sabbath tackles the most ancient religious practice. The Sabbath is given as part of the story of creation; ... Sabbath

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2 Stars

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