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How the Nations Rage

How the Nations Rage

On 5/16 Nicole Morgan wrote: How the Nations Rage: Rethinking Faith and Politics in A Divided Age by Jonathan Leeman examines how Christians should engage in the public square in today's extremely divisive political culture.Leeman uses various groups in today's society such as the local church, Bible, and government to talk about ... How the Nations Rage by Jonathan Leeman

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4 Stars

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Jesus Calling Adult Coloring Book: Creative Coloring & Hand Lettering

Jesus Calling Adult Coloring Book: Creative Coloring & Hand Lettering

On 4/3 Nicole Morgan wrote: Jesus Calling Adult Coloring Book: Creative Coloring & Hand Lettering by Sarah Young is a beautiful collection of coloring pages centered around scriptures and quotes from Sarah Young's popular devotional, Jesus Calling.Most of the designs include pictures of nature. Insects, plants, and birds are ... Jesus Calling Adult Coloring Book by Sarah Young

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4 Stars

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Wounds Are Where Light Enters

Wounds Are Where Light Enters

On 2/23 Nicole Morgan wrote: Wounds Are Where Light Enters: Stories of God's Intrusive Grace by Walter Wangerin Jr. is a collection of short stories that illustrate the various facets of grace and how it is expressed in human beings. From the mundane to the extraordinary, the youngest child to the oldest man, the miracle of birth ... WOUNDS ARE WHERE LIGHT ENTERS BY WALTER WANGERIN JR.

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4 Stars

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Imperfect Justice

Imperfect Justice

On 1/10 Nicole Morgan wrote: Imperfect Justice by Cara Putman tells the story of what happens to the people left behind when those in the middle of domestic violence pay the ultimate price. The main characters are the victim's brother and the lawyer who was helping the victim get ready to flee. Unbeknownst to me when I agreed to ... Imperfect Justice by Cara Putman

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4 Stars

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Capital Gaines

Capital Gaines

On 12/22 Nicole Morgan wrote: Capital Gaines: Smart Things I Learned Doing Stupid Stuff by Chip Gaines is the story of the rise of the popularity and success of Chip and Joanna Gaines written from Chips' perspective. Capital Gaines is written in Chip's unique voice that his fans will find very familiar. The main theme of Capital ... Capital Gaines by Chip Gaines

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4 Stars

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All Things New

All Things New

On 12/5 Nicole Morgan wrote: All Things New: Heaven, Earth, and the Restoration of Everything You Love by John Eldredge reminds the reader of an often forgotten, yet essential, part of Christianity - the restoration and renewal of earth. As Eldredge puts it on page 16, "the thing you are made for is the renewal of all things. God ... All Things New by John Eldredge

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5 Stars

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Jesus Always Large Deluxe

Jesus Always Large Deluxe

On 10/27 Nicole Morgan wrote: The large deluxe version of Jesus Always: Embracing Joy in His Presence by Sarah Young is a beautifully bound and presented version of one of today's most popular daily devotionals. Written from the perspective of Jesus talking to the reader, each day helps the reader focus on Jesus and His word. Each ... Jesus Always by Sarah Young

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4 Stars

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Truth Doesn't Have a Side

Truth Doesn't Have a Side

On 9/25 Nicole Morgan wrote: Truth Doesn't Have A Side: My Alarming Discovery about the Danger of Contact Sports by Dr. Bennet Omalu tells the life story of the man who discovered CTE and its link to contact sports, specifically football. Dr. Omalu describes his unlikely journey from a child born during Nigeria's civil war to one ... Truth Doesn't Have A Side by Dr. Bennett Omalu

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4 Stars

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To Wager Her Heart

To Wager Her Heart

On 8/14 Nicole Morgan wrote: To Wager Her Heart by Tamera Alexander is the third book in Alexander's Belle Meade Plantation trilogy. While each book is stand alone and can be read as such, there are the same characters in all three novels. To Wager Her Heart centers around Alexandra Donelson, a young woman in her mid-twenties in ... To Wager Her Heart by Tamera Alexander

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5 Stars

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Goliath Must Fall

Goliath Must Fall

On 7/20 Nicole Morgan wrote: Goliath Must Fall: Winning the Battle Against Your Giants by Louie Giglio is a a strong addition to the library of any believer in Christ. Using the story of David and Goliath, Giglio shows how the major giants we all face in life must be defeated because of Christ's work on the cross. Addressing issues ... Giants Must Fall by Louie Giglio

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5 Stars

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An Outlaw and A Lady

An Outlaw and A Lady

On 6/14 Nicole Morgan wrote: An Outlaw and A Lady: A Memoir of Music, Life with Waylon, and the Faith that Brought Me Home by Jessi Colter tells the story of musician/songwriter Jessi Colter and her life with Waylon Jennings. One of the main focuses of this book is the story of Jessi's journey of faith.Born Mirriam Johnson, Colter's ... An Outlaw and A Lady by Jessi Colter

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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Dawn of Christianity

Dawn of Christianity

On 5/16 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Dawn of Christianity: How God Used Simple Fishermen, Soldiers, and Prostitutes to Transform the World by Robert J. Hutchinson uses biblical and extra-biblical sources to historically trace the beginning of "the Jesus movement." Hutchinson starts from a bit before the birth of Jesus and goes through ... The Dawn of Christianity by Robert J. Hutchinson

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4 Stars

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Reclaiming Hope

Reclaiming Hope

On 4/3 Nicole Morgan wrote: Reclaiming Hope: Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith in America by Michael Wear tells the story of one young staffer in the Obama White House. Discussing both personal experience and policy, Wear attempts to put faith and politics, and their relationship to one another, ... Reclaiming Hope by Michael Wear

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4 Stars

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The Dog Who Was There

The Dog Who Was There

On 2/6 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Dog Who Was There by Ron Marasco tells the story of Christ's crucifixion from the point of view of a dog. There aren't a lot of details - most of the story takes place before Barley, the dog, encounters "The Kind Man" as he refers to Jesus. Barley witnesses the triumphal entry and then Christ's walk ... The Dog Who Was There by Ron Marasco

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3 Stars

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How's Your Soul

How's Your Soul

On 1/26 Nicole Morgan wrote: How's Your Soul?: Why Everything that Matters Starts with the Inside You by Judah Smith is an easy to read primer on the importance of maintaining the health of one's soul. Using scripture as the basis of what a healthy soul needs, Smith elaborates on each need with personal anecdotes and analogies that ... How's Your Soul? by Judah Smith

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5 Stars

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God Made You Nose to Toes

God Made You Nose to Toes

On 1/4 Nicole Morgan wrote: God Made You Nose to Toes by Leslie Parrott is a children's book about the different body parts God gave each of us. From our hands and feet to our ears and eyes, God gave us parts that have ability to do everything we need. By comparing human body parts to that of different animals, the author communicates ... God Made You Nose to Toes by Leslie Parrott

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4 Stars

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After the Cheering Stops

After the Cheering Stops

On 12/7 Nicole Morgan wrote: After the Cheering Stops: An NFL Wife’s Story of Concussions, Loss, and the Faith that Saw Her Through by Cyndy Feasel tells the life story of Grant Feasel, a center in the NFL. His ex-wife Cyndy chronicles his story, mainly during the almost thirty years they were married. When their life together started, ... After the Cheering Stops by Cyndy Feasel with Mike Yorkey

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3 Stars

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A Mile Wide

A Mile Wide

On 11/10 Nicole Morgan wrote: A Mile Wide: Trading A Shallow Religion For A Deeper Faith by Brandon Hatmaker is about how the Christian faith is meant to be much broader and deeper than how the average American Christian lives. The title comes from the old saying "a mile wide and an inch deep." In contrast to that, Hatmaker ... A Mile Wide by Brandon Hatmaker

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3 Stars

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True Faith and Allegiance

True Faith and Allegiance

On 10/3 Nicole Morgan wrote: True Faith and Allegiance: A Story of Service and Sacrifice in War and Peace by Alberto R. Gonzales is the autobiography of the only lawyer in history to serve as both White House counsel and Attorney General of the United Sates. Gonzales shares the story of his life, focusing on his time in public ... True Faith and Allegiance by Alberto R. Gonzales

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4 Stars

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Me Too

Me Too

On 9/13 Nicole Morgan wrote: Me Too: Experience the God Who Understands by Jon Weece is about God's ability to relate to human suffering. Far from being a distant presence who can't relate to the pain humans go through, God became man through Jesus Christ and as Hebrews 4:15 says, "For we do not have a high priest who is unable ... Me Too by Jon Weece

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3 Stars

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When Death Draws Near

When Death Draws Near

On 8/14 Nicole Morgan wrote: When Death Draws Near by Carrie Stuart Parks is the third novel in the Gwen Marcey series. Gwen Marcey is a forensic artist who in this novel travels to Kentucky to help a small town sheriff catch a serial rapist. While there, she gets caught up in identifying a badly disfigured body found with a rattlesnake ... When Death Draws Near by Carrie Stuart Parks

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Witnesses

The Witnesses

On 7/23 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Witnesses by Robert Whitlow is another great addition to his body of work. Mixing the present and the past, The Witnesses tells the story of a family legacy and how to use the gifts God has given us.The central characters of The Witnesses are a young lawyer and his grandfather, who served in ... The Witnesses by Robert Whitlow

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4 Stars

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A Doubter's Guide to the Ten Commandments

A Doubter's Guide to the Ten Commandments

On 7/4 Nicole Morgan wrote: A Doubter's Guide to the Ten Commandments: How, for Better or Worse, Our Ideas about the Good Life Come from Moses and Jesus by John Dickson is an academic look at how the ten commandments have shaped Western society. While Dickson is a Christian, he examines the ten commandments in a mostly historical ... A Doubter's Guide to the Ten Commandments by John Dickson

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3 Stars

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Unashamed

Unashamed

On 5/26 Nicole Morgan wrote: Unashamed: Drop the Baggage, Pick up Your Freedom, Fulfill Your Destiny by Christine Caine is a clarion call to women to live completely in the freedom that Christ has given them. Using her own story of living in and being set free from shame, Caine explains both how to break free from shame and why ... Unashamed by Christine Caine

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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This Is Awkward

This Is Awkward

On 5/4 Nicole Morgan wrote: This Is Awkward: How Life's Uncomfortable Moments Open the Door to Intimacy and Connection by Sammy Rhodes is a memoir of sorts. The author tackles subjects that are inherently awkward and affect many people's lives. He does this through the lens of his personal experience with each topic. Rhodes is ... This Is Awkward by Sammy Rhodes

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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Code 13

Code 13

On 4/20 Nicole Morgan wrote: Code 13 by Don Brown is the second installment of The Navy JAG series. Code 13 centers around the legality of a proposed drone project that has powerful advocates on both sides. Because of the billions of dollars that stand to be gained or lost depending on one's business ventures, various outside interest ... Code 13 by Don Brown

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3 Stars

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Answering Jihad

Answering Jihad

On 4/8 Nicole Morgan wrote: Answering Jihad: A Better Way Forward by Nabeel Qureshi is a primer on understanding jihad and how it affects our world. Qureshi was raised as a devout Muslim. In his early twenties, after an in depth investigation of Islam that led him to reject the faith he was raised he, he converted to Christianity.Qureshi ... Answering Jihad by Nabeel Qureshi

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5 Stars

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Black and White Bible, Black and Blue Wife

Black and White Bible, Black and Blue Wife

On 3/24 Nicole Morgan wrote: Black and White Bible, Black and Blue Wife: My Story of Finding Hope after Domestic Abuse by Ruth A. Tucker is part autobiography, part treatise on male headship and complementarianism in marriage. Tucker was in an abusive marriage for almost twenty years. She weaves together stories from this time ... Black and White Bible, Black and Blue Wife by Ruth A. Tucker

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4 Stars

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Veggie Tales Bible NIrV

Veggie Tales Bible NIrV

On 2/22 Nicole Morgan wrote: The VeggieTales Bible uses the New International Reader's Version and is specifically geared toward children. It is hard backed and standard book size, so it wouldn't be good for little children. The NIrV is written on a level that would be easy for the average 7 or 8 year old to read and understand. ... VeggieTales Bible NIrV

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4 Stars

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The Confessions of X

The Confessions of X

On 2/2 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Confessions of X by Suzanne Wolfe is a fictionalized account of the woman St. Augustine of Hippo was in a relationship with for many years prior to his conversion. She is the mother of his son Adeodatus, and while she is referred to in Augustine's Confessions, she is never named. Not much is known ... The Confessions of X by Suzanne Wolfe

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4 Stars

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Sandcastle Kings

Sandcastle Kings

On 1/21 Nicole Morgan wrote: Sandcastle Kings: Meeting Jesus in a Spiritually Bankrupt World by Rich Wilkerson Jr. discusses the futility of building one's life on anything but Jesus Christ. Using four characters found in Luke 7, Wilkerson discusses the problems with building one's life on the things of this world such as relationships, ... Sandcastle Kings by Rich Wilkerson Jr.

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5 Stars

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Waiting Here for You

Waiting Here for You

On 1/5 Nicole Morgan wrote: Waiting Here for You by Louie Giglio is an Advent book. Starting on November 26 and going through Christmas Eve, there is a short reading for each day. Most days include a passage of scripture, song lyrics or a poem, and a prayer. Some days just have a short prayer to allow for more time for meditation ... Waiting Here for You by Louie Giglio

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4 Stars

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The Case for Hope

The Case for Hope

On 11/9 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Case for Hope: Looking Ahead With Confidence and Courage by Lee Strobel is an attempt to prove that true hope is real, if it is grounded in the person and work of Jesus Christ.Lee Strobel is known for tackling subjects thoroughly and with an eye for truth and clarity that only a former journalist ... The Case for Hope by Lee Strobel

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Colson Way: Loving Your Neighbor and Living with Faith in a Hostile World

The Colson Way: Loving Your Neighbor and Living with Faith in a Hostile World

On 10/16 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Colson Way: Loving Your Neighbor and Living with Faith in a Hostile World by Owen Strachan is an examination of Chuck Colson's life focusing on his time as a Christian engaging politics in the public square. While Strachan briefly touches on Colson's early life, Watergate experience, and time in ... The Colson Way by Owen Strachan

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Printer and the Preacher

The Printer and the Preacher

On 8/26 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Printer and the Preacher: Ben Franklin, George Whitefield, and the Surprising Friendship that Invented America by Randy Petersen examines the somewhat unlikely friendship that spanned decades of each man's life. Using historical sources, including letters written between the men, Petersen lays ... The Printer and the Preacher by Randy Petersen

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3 Stars

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Detained

Detained

On 6/19 Nicole Morgan wrote: Detained by Don Brown is a novel about a terrorist plot against the U.S. There are several moving parts, including a foreign-born member of the United States Navy, his father, two Navy JAG lawyers, the Judge Advocate General of the U.S. Navy and his wife, and several characters from the Department of ... Detained by Don Brown

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2 Stars

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All Groan Up

All Groan Up

On 4/27 Nicole Morgan wrote: All Groan Up: Searching for Self, Faith, and A Freaking Job! by Paul Angone is a look at one man's journey through the ups and downs that make up the current American twentysomething life. While sharing his own story of navigating these confusing years of his life, Angone shares some of the ... All Groan Up by Paul Angone

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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Divided: When the Head and Heart Don't Agree

Divided: When the Head and Heart Don't Agree

On 3/27 Nicole Morgan wrote: Divided: When the Head and Heart Don't Agree by Bill Delvaux is a book about the divide many Christians experience between what they intellectually acknowledge, and what actually plays out in their life. Delvaux shares many personal examples as he discusses the universality of the divide, what the divide ... Divided by Bill Delvaux

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3 Stars

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Breaker's Reef

Breaker's Reef

On 2/17 Nicole Morgan wrote: Breaker's Reef by Terri Blackstock is the conclusion to the Cape Refuge quartet. Cape Refuge is a fictional small island off the Georgia coast that has seen an unusual number of major crimes over the couple of years the series chronicles. Breaker's Reef not only covers the last crime, but wraps up the ... Breaker's Reef by Terri Blackstock

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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No Greater Valor

No Greater Valor

On 1/9 Nicole Morgan wrote: No Greater Valor: The Siege of Bastogne and the Miracle That Sealed Allied Victory by Jerome Corsi is an account of the siege of Bastogne. This occurred during the Battle of the Bulge, the last major German offensive of WWII.  The 101st and 82nd Airborne divisions were sent to Bastogne at the last ... No Greater Valor by Jerome Corsi

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3 Stars

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Misfits Welcome

Misfits Welcome

On 11/19 Nicole Morgan wrote: Misfits Welcome: Find Yourself in Jesus and Bring the World Along for the Ride by Matthew Barnett is the story of how God can use the "misfits" of society in huge ways if one will just surrender to Him. Barnett draws on twenty years as pastor of the Dream Center in Los Angeles to prove this premise.Barnett ... Misfits Welcome by Matthew Barnett

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way

The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way

On 10/13 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way by Stan and Jan Berenstain with Mike Berenstain has three separate stories involving the Berenstain Bear family and their faith. The three stories included are: Faith Gets Us Through, Do Not Fear, God is Near, and Piggy Bank Blessings. The first two deal with fear ... The Berenstain Bears God Show the Way by Stan and Jan Berenstain

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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Killing Lions

Killing Lions

On 10/1 Nicole Morgan wrote: Killing Lions: A Guide Theough the Trials Young Men Face by John and Sam Eldredge is the book form of a conversation this father and son pair had with one another over the span of several months. This time period included Sam's transition from the life of a college student to ... Killing Lions by John and Sam Eldredge

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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Ex-Muslim

Ex-Muslim

On 7/22 Nicole Morgan wrote: Ex-Muslim: How One Daring Prayer to Jesus Changed A Life Forever by Naeem Fazal is the personal story of how a young Pakistani Muslim raised in Kuwait moved to America and became a Christian. Naeem Fazal followed his older brother America to attend college. At first extremely resistant to his brother's ... Ex-Muslim by Naeem Fazal

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3 Stars

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No Place to Hide

No Place to Hide

On 6/2 Nicole Morgan wrote: No Place to Hide: A Brain Surgeon's Long Journey Home from the Iraq War by W. Lee Warren, M.D. is a firsthand account of about four months of the Iraq war from the perspective of an Air Force trauma neurosurgeon. Stationed at Joint Base Balad, Iraq, Warren treated members of the U.S. military, members ... No Place to Hide by W. Lee Warren, M.D., Major, USAF (Ret.)

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5 Stars

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Passion

Passion

On 5/5 Nicole Morgan wrote: Passion: The Bright Light of Glory by Louie Giglio is a collection of sermons based on "some of the most impactful messages ever delivered to Passion-goes over the years" (page 9). Along with Louie Giglio, there are chapters written by Francis Chan, Beth Moore, John Piper, Judah Smith, and Christine ... Passion: The Bright Light of Glory by Louie Giglio

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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Christian Faith in the Old Testament

Christian Faith in the Old Testament

On 3/21 Nicole Morgan wrote: Christian Faith in the Old Testament: The Bible of the Apostles by Gareth Lee Cockerill is a good book for what it is, but how it labels itself is somewhat misleading. The publisher's blurb and back of the book description both make it seem as though this book will help understand how certain events ... Christian Faith in the Old Testament by Gareth Lee Cockerill

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4 Stars

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Stranger Things

Stranger Things

On 1/30 Nicole Morgan wrote: Stranger Things by Erin Healy is an engaging suspense story based around the sordid world of human trafficking. Each character is somehow connected to this world, including the main character, Serena, a high school biology teacher who finds herself in a huge mess after allegations from a student ... Stranger Things by Erin Healy

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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Samson

Samson

On 12/16 Nicole Morgan wrote: Samson: A Savior Will Rise by Shawn Hoffman is one of the more difficult books I've ever read, because of the content. Most of the novel, which is based on true events, takes place in Auschwitz. Dr. Josef Mengele and his experiments are largely featured and several of the main character's family ... Samson: A Savior Will Rise by Shawn Hoffman

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5 Stars

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Heart Failure

Heart Failure

On 10/29 Nicole Morgan wrote: Heart Failure by Richard Mabry is a suspense story with a minor romantic theme. The main characters are Dr. Carrie Markham and Adam Davidson, who are newly engaged. A drive-by shooting in the first chapter sets off the action that finds Carrie and Adam fighting for both their relationship and their lives. ... Heart Failure by Richard L. Mabry, M.D.

Nicole's Rating:

3 Stars

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Hopelifter

Hopelifter

On 9/27 Nicole Morgan wrote: Hopelifter by Kathe Wunnenberg is a mixture of advice and encouragement about the powerful ways God can work in the lives of women who offer hope to one another. The first part discusses what hope is and the different arenas in which it can be found such as people, places, or ... Hopelifter by Kathe Wunnenberg

Nicole's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Living Room

The Living Room

On 8/19 Nicole Morgan wrote: Breaking out of his normal legal thriller genre, Robert Whitlow's The Living Room tells the story of the dreams of Amy Clarke and how they affect her family life and work. Amy is a mother and wife who used to work as a legal secretary. Over the last couple of years, she has stayed home to write inspirational ... The Living Room by Robert Whitlow

Nicole's Rating:

3 Stars

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Chasing Francis

Chasing Francis

On 6/27 Nicole Morgan wrote: Chasing Francis: A Pilgrim's Tale by Ian Morgan Cron is a combination novel/mini-biography of St. Francis of Assisi. At the beginning of the study guide included in the back, Cron writes, "Chasing Francis is written in a genre called wisdom literature, which is a delicate balance of fiction and non-fiction, ... Chasing Francis: A Pilgrim's Tale by Ian Morgan Cron

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Searchers

The Searchers

On 3/22 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Searchers by Joseph Loconte is an examination of faith and doubt using the story of the disciples on the road to Emmaus as the unifying thread of the book. Using examples from history, film, and his own life, Loconte discusses the role of doubt in faith and how the truth and power of the resurrection ... The Searchers by Joseph Loconte

Nicole's Rating:

2 Stars

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A Year with G. K. Chesterton

A Year with G. K. Chesterton

On 11/19 Nicole Morgan wrote: A Year with G.K. Chesterton: 365 of Wisdom, Wit, and Wonder is a collection of excerpts from Chesterton's writings edited by Kevin Belmonte. Each day there is a Bible verse and at least one excerpt, usually less than a page in length, from one of Chesterton's many published works. On many days there ... A Year with G.K. Chesterton, edited by Kevin Belmonte

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5 Stars

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Rudy

Rudy

On 10/3 Nicole Morgan wrote: Rudy: My Story by Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger chronicles the life story of a man many people are familiar with – the title character from the 1993 hit film Rudy. Moving beyond the dramatized, Hollywood version of his story, Rudy retells exactly what happened that brought him from a kid who “wasn’t ... Rudy: My Story by Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger

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4 Stars

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Empty Promises

Empty Promises

On 8/20 Nicole Morgan wrote: Empty Promises: The Truth About You, Your Desires, and the Lies You're Believing by Pete Wilson is an exceptional look at the idols that often fill Christian's lives. Wilson defines idols as "look[ing] to something that does not have God’s power to give me what only God has the power and authority ... Empty Promises by Pete Wilson

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4 Stars

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Miraculous Movements

Miraculous Movements

On 5/17 Nicole Morgan wrote: Miraculous Movements by Jerry Trousdale is a collection of stores about Muslims around the world giving their lives to Jesus. Trousdale is the Director of International Ministries for CityTeam International. It is through this position that he has access to amazing stories of entire mosques and sometimes ... Miraculous Movements by Jerry Trousdale

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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Tyndale

Tyndale

On 3/8 Nicole Morgan wrote: Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice by David Teems is a loose biography of William Tyndale. Tyndale was an Englisher Reformer who created and published the first English translation of the New Testament; he also did parts of the Old Testament. Though he lived during the time of the split between ... Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice by David Teems

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1 Stars

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The Voice New Testament: Revised & Updated

The Voice New Testament: Revised & Updated

On 12/13 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Voice, New Testament is a daily reading Bible, meant to bring new life and greater understanding to the words of scripture. The Voice is a new translation put out by the Ecclesia Bible Society. In the preface, it says that "The Voice is created for and by a church in great transition...Instead of ... The Voice New Testament

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5 Stars

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Ascent from Darkness

Ascent from Darkness

On 10/27 Nicole Morgan wrote: Ascent from Darkness by Micahel Leehan, is an autobiographical story of Leehan's journey from deep inside satanism to Christianity. Leehan leaves nothing to the imagination as he recounts everything from his initial exposure to satanism, to the various pacts and agreements he made with Satan, as well ... Ascent From Darkness by Michael Leehan

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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Stumbling Into Grace

Stumbling Into Grace

On 9/9 Nicole Morgan wrote: Stumbling Into Grace by Lisa Harper is about how the love Christ and his extreme mercy/grace is completely overwhelming and transformational in a person's life. Written for women in a combination diary/devotional style, the book makes the reader feel as though Harper is a dear friend. This sense of connection ... Stumbling Into Grace by Lisa Harper

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

On 7/19 Nicole Morgan wrote: Jesus, My Father, the CIA and Me by Ian Cron is easily the best book I've read all year, and would probably fall in the top ten books I've ever read, if I could ever sit down and make such a list. This was the first memoir I've read; I had an obviously wrong preconceived idea that memoirs were dry and ... Jesus, My Father, the CIA and Me by Ian Cron

Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars

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Unleashed

Unleashed

On 5/24 Nicole Morgan wrote: Unleashed by Erwin McManus is a re-release of his book The Barbarian Way. Serving as a primer to living a life of what most people would consider an extreme faith, the main thrust is God intended His people to live a wild life of faith, not the tame, safe, institutionalized, often fear based faith that ... Unleashed: Release the Untamed Faith Within by Erwin McManus

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3 Stars

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The Jesus Inquest

The Jesus Inquest

On 4/5 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Jesus Inquest: The Case For and Against the Resurrection of the Christ by Charles Foster is one barrister's attempt to present all of the most widely accepted facts and arguments on both sides of the debate over whether or not the historical figure known as Jesus Christ rose from the dead. Foster ... The Jesus Inquest by Charles Foster

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1 Stars

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The Sacred Meal

The Sacred Meal

On 12/17 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Sacred Meal by Nora Gallagher is a personal reflection of Communion. Part of The Ancient Practices Series, which examines seven ancient practices of the Christian faith, The Sacred Meal examines how central communion is to both the church as a whole, as well as the spiritual journey of the individual ... The Sacred Meal by Nora Gallagher

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4 Stars

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On This Day in Christian History

On This Day in Christian History

On 12/1 Nicole Morgan wrote: On This Day in Christian History by Robert J. Morgan, is a devotional chronicling, in the words of its tag line, "365 Amazing and Inspiring Stories About Saints, Martyrs, and Heroes." Each day of the year has about a 3/4 of the page long story about a person in Christian history who was born, died, or ... On This Day in Christian History by Robert J. Morgan

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3 Stars

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Seeds of Turmoil

Seeds of Turmoil

On 10/27 Nicole Morgan wrote: Seeds of Turmoil by Bryant Wright can be summed up in its tagline: "The Biblical Roots of the Inevitable Crisis in the Middle East." Wright discusses how the decision of one man - Abraham - to not trust God spread and multiplied into the crisis that is the Middle East. According to Wright, the fierce ... Seeds of Turmoil by Bryant Wright

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NCV Dad's Bible

NCV Dad's Bible

On 9/9 Nicole Morgan wrote: Dad's Bible - The Father's Plan with notes by Robert Wolgemuth is part of Thomas Nelson’s Life Stages Bible Series. Written in the New Century Version translation, Dad’s Bible is chock full of special content. At the back there are several pages on which to take notes and a topical index, both of ... Dad's Bible - The Father's Plan Notes by Robert Wolgemuth

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Obstacles Welcome

Obstacles Welcome

On 5/6 Nicole Morgan wrote: Obstacles Welcome chronicles Ralph de la Vega's journey from Cuban immigrant to the president and CEO of AT&T Mobility. He uses six "pivotal points" from his career to share lessons he's learned about turning obstacles into advantages both in the business world and in life. De la Vega gives advice ... Obstacles Welcome by Ralph de la Vega

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