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Undaunted

Undaunted

On 6/30 alwaysinschool wrote: Recently I was given a review copy of "Undaunted" by Christine Caine by Zondervan in exchange for an honest review. I admit that I had read great reviews of the book, but I was honestly not sure what I was getting myself into when I ordered the book. "Undaunted" is about becoming unstoppable in Christ, ... Review of Christine Caine's "Undaunted"

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4 Stars

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Seven Men

Seven Men

On 5/2 alwaysinschool wrote: In "Seven Men" Eric Metaxas gives us seven concise biographical sketches of men of faith who have impacted the world in almost immeasurable ways. In chronological order, Metaxas analyzes the lives of George Washington, William Wilberforce, Eric Liddell, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Jackie Robinson, Pope John ... Fantastic Book!

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Who Do You Think You Are?

Who Do You Think You Are?

On 2/12 alwaysinschool wrote: Mark Driscoll's latest book "Who Do You Think You Are: Finding Your True Identity in Christ" is a book dedicated to helping Christians come to a fuller understanding of their identity in Christ. The basis of the book is the idea (and truth) that what most people struggle with today is an identity problem, ... "Who Do You Think You Are: Finding Your True Identity in Christ" by Mark Driscoll

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3 Stars

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The Jesus Inquest

The Jesus Inquest

On 10/1 alwaysinschool wrote: When I was offered a copy of Charles Foster's "The Jesus Inquest" in exchange for a book review, I jumped at the chance. I was reading Dr. William Lane Craig's "Reasonable Faith", and had become very fascinated with Christian apologetics. What really fascinated me about Foster's book is that it presented ... Very Good Book, if a Little Dry

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Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic Index

Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic Index

On 12/28 alwaysinschool wrote: As a member of Thomas Nelson's Book Sneeze review program, I recently received a copy of "Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic Index" (NBCI) as a review copy. I must say that I am thoroughly impressed with this resource. The NBCI combines a concordance, a topical Bible, and a Bible dictionary all into one resource. ... Review of "Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic Index"

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5 Stars

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Where is God?

Where is God?

On 11/9 alwaysinschool wrote: Recently I was given the opportunity to review "Where is God?" by Dr. John Townsend for publisher Thomas Nelson. Townsend's book is a psychological and spiritual understanding of those moments in life when we are left asking "Where is God?" In this book, Townsend provides encouragement for these troubled ... Book Review of "Where is God?" by Dr. John Townsend

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3 Stars

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 9/10 alwaysinschool wrote: Max Lucado's most recent book "Out Live Your Life" is classic Lucado. A combination of practical application and tightly-knit stories, Lucado writes in the hopes of inspiring Christians to live out their calling to deny themselves and follow Christ. He calls the rank-and-file Christian to live the radical ... Max Lucado's "Out Live Your Life"

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4 Stars

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Plan B

Plan B

On 5/3 alwaysinschool wrote: “What do you do when God doesn't show up the way you thought he would?” This question is central to Pete Wilson's new book “Plan B,” which I recently received as a Book Sneeze book reviewer. In it, Wilson helps the reader struggle with the disappointment of having one's dreams and goals frustrated ... Plan B by Pete Wilson

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5 Stars

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Finding Purpose Beyond Our Pain

Finding Purpose Beyond Our Pain

On 12/3 alwaysinschool wrote: As a Thomas Nelson Book Review Blogger, I was given the opportunity to review "Finding Purpose Beyond Our Pain" by Paul Meier, MD and David L. Henderson, MD. In this book, both authors write about how we as Christians can find purpose in the pain we experience. Specifically, they point out that "the ... Finding Purpose Beyond Our Pain

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Love & Respect

Love & Respect

On 9/28 alwaysinschool wrote: In his book "Love and Respect", Dr. Emerson Eggerichs argues that the driving need for a woman is to feel loved, while the driving need for a husband is to feel respected. When these needs are met, both are happy. While this concept is simple enough, Eggerichs unpacks these truths and demonstrates why ... Dr. Emerson Eggerichs "Love and Respect"

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5 Stars

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Fearless

Fearless

On 9/15 alwaysinschool wrote: Max Lucado's book "Fearless" is a book about...well, fear. Each individual chapter deals with different areas of fear in ones life, such as the fear of death, the fear of overwhelming challenges, and etc. In each chapter, Lucado writes about his own experiences with fear as well as offering what amounts ... Book Review for Max Lucado's "Fearless"

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4 Stars

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The Noticer

The Noticer

On 6/6 alwaysinschool wrote: "The Noticer" by Andy Andrews is a story about an old man named "Jones" who is, in essence, a modern sage who goes around helping people shift their perspective on life. Jones main thrust with each of his listeners is that happiness in life largely depends on perspective, and as such, perspective is ... Book Review of "The Noticer" by Andy Andrews

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3 Stars

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The Hole in Our Gospel

The Hole in Our Gospel

On 5/18 alwaysinschool wrote: Recently I was given the opportunity to review Rick Stearns' book “The Hole in Our Gospel.” As the President and CEO of World Vision, a Christian humanitarian organization devoted to helping the “least of these...”, no one should have more to say about helping the poor and downtrodden than Stearns ... Must Read for Everyone!

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This Is Your Brain On Joy

This Is Your Brain On Joy

On 2/22 alwaysinschool wrote: I recently got the opportunity to read “This is Your Brain on Joy” by Dr. Earl Henslin for Thomas Nelson as a book reviewer. Thinking the title was a bit cheesy, I nonetheless ordered the book because I was intrigued by its tag line as “A Revolutionary Program for Balancing Mood, Restoring Brain ... Book Review for "This is Your Brain on Joy"

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3 Stars

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