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How to Survive a Shipwreck

How to Survive a Shipwreck Help Is on the Way and Love Is Already Here

By Jonathan Martin
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.15 Stars

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On 11/5 James Matichuk wrote: I loved Jonathan Martin's previous book Prototype. It was about becoming like Jesus (the prototype of the new humanity) by discovering your true self. One chapter that was particularly meaningful to me was the one on wilderness. Martin described the experience of waiting and longing I was feeling at ... After the Wreckage

James' Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/2 leaderature wrote: The year has almost come to an end and this is the time when many people take stock of what went wrong and what can be improved. A lot of people I spoke to told me that this year, they felt they were in a shipwreck and just managed to stay afloat. With that in mind, I was on the look out for a book that ... Book Review: How to Survive a Shipwreck – By Jonathan Martin

leaderature's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/31 Darryl Eyb wrote: How to Survive a Shipwreck by Jonathan Martin is not the easiest book to review. Some books you can’t put down. Some books you force yourself to turn the next page. Martin’s book fits neither category. It lies somewhere in the middle. The crux of How to Survive a Shipwreck is Martin’s personal ... How to Survive a Shipwreck

Darryl's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/25 mbells wrote: I’ll be honest: I have mixed feelings about this book. I loved the title and had high expectations. The content is good. Near the beginning of the book he writes: “The only way to lose yourself forever is to keep hanging on to the life you had before. The storm rides you hard, but the Spirit whispers ... book review: how to survive a shipwreck

mbells' Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/7 caramac54 wrote: Now, I’ll be honest: I ordered this book to review when I mixed up the last name of said author with another well-known online religion writer. We’ll just chalk that up to not having had enough coffee that morning. So, I began reading Martin’s book with a very limited understanding of him: a white ... When a book is not what you automatically expect ...but so much better

caramac54's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/12 Jim Hartman wrote: How to Survive a Shipwreck  by: Jonathan MartinI must say, that this has been a delightful book to review. The title conveys accurately what the book is about - and I was pleasantly surprised to find out the perspective from which it is written.  Most books of this type, I have seen written ...

Jim's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/6 Create With Joy wrote: Sometimes you don’t have to know every gory detail of a man’s life to know that something drastic and life-altering has occurred and that – if you listen carefully – you might just learn something that might save you from drowning should the ship that you’re sailing on ever sink to the bottom ... How To Survive A Shipwreck by Jonathan Martin – Book Review

Create With Joy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/5 Dr. Mary Lou Codman--Wilson wrote: Review:The book Shipwreckedis built around the metaphor author Jonathan Martin uses to describe the time in a person’s life when everything s/he had built around seems to implode—a treasured relationship ends, the job that was a source of identity terminates, one’s health suddenly is in free-fall. ... How to Survive a Shipwreck

Dr. Mary Lou's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/1 Lisa Bartelt wrote: I will admit: this is not the kind of book you want to have to read. Storms and shipwrecks, disasters of any kind are not the kinds of things I like to dwell on. Preparing for a disaster is not a priority for me. I prefer, instead, to pretend disaster won't happen to me, even though it already has. I ... What to do in the depths

Lisa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/25 Matthew Lloyd wrote: I admit, I am not a sailor. In fact, I believe I can count on my fingers the number of times I have been on a boat. I am not one that ever really wanted to get my sea legs. I suppose it was the time in a canoe (a really little boat, right?) that caused me to never connect with the waters. Of course, ... Shipwrecked

Matthew's Rating:

4 Stars