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Francis

Francis

On 6/24 ChristianDroid wrote: Six months ago you would be hard pressed to find anyone outside the hierarchy of the Catholic Church who had heard the name Jorge Mario Bergoglio. However, on March 13, 2013 Bergoglio captured the attention of the world when he stepped out onto the balcony overlooking St Peter’s Square and asked that ... Interesting but I wouldn't call it a biography

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3 Stars

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Just Like Jesus

Just Like Jesus

On 4/11 ChristianDroid wrote: Even though I read this book relatively quickly, unlike many of the books that I review here, I decided to read through the book a second time. It is just that good. Written in Lucado’s typical down to earth style, Just Like Jesus is an inspiration for us to try to live like Jesus and to develop a ... An Inspiration

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5 Stars

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Live Second

Live Second

On 1/23 ChristianDroid wrote: Live Second, 365 Ways to Put Jesus First, is a daily devotional that will allow you to focus on submitting to God’s will. Written by Doug Bender and published by Thomas Nelson, Inc., the book contains, as the title suggests 365 daily devotions. If you are familiar with the I Am Second movement, then ... A Great Devotional To Help You Put Jesus First

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4 Stars

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Men of Sunday

Men of Sunday

On 1/14 ChristianDroid wrote: Men of Sunday, How Faith Guides the Players, Coaches, and Wives of the NFL, written by Curtis Eichelberger and published by Thomas Nelson Publishers is an inside look at the faith of some of the toughest men in the National Football League. Eichelberger spent years interviewing those associated with ... A Great Inside Look at Faith and the NFL

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4 Stars

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Grace

Grace

On 9/24 ChristianDroid wrote: Grace, what appears to be a simple 5 letter word is not that simple after all. We all think we know what it means, after all we certainly have heard about it in church, sung about it from the hymnal, even named some of our children after it. But do we really know what grace is. Do we really appreciate ... A Must Read

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5 Stars

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Twelve Unlikely Heroes

Twelve Unlikely Heroes

On 9/3 ChristianDroid wrote: One of the things that intrigues me about the characters in the Bible is the way that God takes ordinary people, just like you and me, and through them accomplish extraordinary things. Since I am a big fan of John MacArthur’s “Twelve Ordinary Men” and “Twelve Extraordinary Women”, I was excited ... Excellent Book

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5 Stars

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Call of A Coward

Call of A Coward

On 8/18 ChristianDroid wrote: "The problem with promising God you'll follow Him wherever He leads you is that you just might have to go." This quote from Call of a Coward, The God of Moses and the Middle-Class Housewife by Marcia Moston grabbed my attention and made me want to take a closer look at this book. In her book, Moston ... Excellent Read

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5 Stars

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The Voice Bible

The Voice Bible

On 6/25 ChristianDroid wrote: The Voice Bible published by Thomas Nelson Bibles is a new translation of the Holy Scriptures. Written as a narrative, The Voice was written to read like a story in an attempt to bring God’s Word to a generation of story-lovers. The translators have taken care remain true to the flow of the story ... Hear the Voice

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5 Stars

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Babylon’s Falling

Babylon’s Falling

On 6/12 ChristianDroid wrote: Babylon’s Falling, written by William G. Collins, is a fictional look at the first six chapters of the book of Daniel. I must admit that I am a fan of Biblical fiction so I was really looking forward to reading this book. And after having taught the book of Daniel earlier this year, I was more than ... Babylon's Falling a delight

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4 Stars

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Empty Promises

Empty Promises

On 4/10 ChristianDroid wrote: “You see, the question we’re dealing with in this book is not ‘Do you have idols?’ We’ve already determined that the heart is an idol factory. The real question for any of us is this: Which idol is God’s biggest rival in your life?” This quote from Empty Promises, a new book by Pete ... Great book, recommend to all

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5 Stars

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The Coming Revolution

The Coming Revolution

On 4/4 ChristianDroid wrote: The Coming Revolution, Signs from America’s Past That Signal Our Nation’s Future written by Dr. Richard G. Lee attempts to examine the religious history of our nation and show how our country is growing away from our heritage. The book examines in-depth the founding of our country and the faith ... Interesting read but repetitive

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2 Stars

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Heroes and Villains of the Bible

Heroes and Villains of the Bible

On 1/5 ChristianDroid wrote: Heroes and Villains Of The Bible, published by Thomas Nelson, is a look at 50 characters from the pages of the Bible, some are shining examples while others show us how not to live. Written for children, each character’s story is told through the Scriptures and followed by a short devotion calling ... Great Teaching Tool for Children of All Ages

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5 Stars

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December 1941

December 1941

On 12/26 ChristianDroid wrote: December 1941 30 Days that Changed America and Saved the World by Craig Shirley is different from most books that I review here. It is not a book based on theology, religion, or even technology. However, it is a book that is based on history, our history. As such, I feel that it is important that ... December 1941

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4 Stars

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