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Spent Matches

Spent Matches Fighting the Signal Fire for the Spiritually Dissatisfied

By Roy Moran
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.53 Stars

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On 11/17 Joel Bremer wrote: I picked up this book Spent Matches written by Roy Moran, on a whim. I don't know who he is and why it is called Spent Matches. I picked it up based on what the back of the book said. the first line of the back of the book "Fire up your church." That was enough to get my pastoral engine going. ... Good topic, too confusing

Joel's Rating:

2 Stars

On 10/7 sallycat04 wrote: For my next book review I chose Spent Matches by Roy Moran.  I really really wanted to like this book and be fired up by its message. The publisher, Thomas Nelson, explains the book asSpent Matches explores the possibility that a few small paradigm shifts within the church might make the difference ... Book Review: Spent Matches

sallycat04's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/9 dckenney wrote: Is Spent Matches a “good book?” Sure, do we all like reading good books? Of course we do, and I would add if you’re a church leader or a pastor this might be a good read for you – provided you have not already read hundreds of other books with the exact same message. Suffice ... Spent Matches by Roy Moran

dckenney's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/30 Jon Becker wrote: I decided to review this book based on what I felt was a kinship with the author over some of the themes expressed in the book summary. Unfortunately, I cannot give this book a solid review. Candidly, I was unable to finish it. While Mr. Moran is clearly passionate about disciple-making and the mission ... Spent Matches

Jon's Rating:

2 Stars

On 8/28 Abide Radio wrote: There has been a lot of talk lately about what it means to "be the Church." Part of this discussion has involved what discipleship should look like in the life of a believer. This conversation has come about after more and more of us have realized that "business as usual" is just not working. Usually, ... Book Review: Spent Matches by Roy Moran

Abide Radio's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/23 Adara Raistrick wrote: Instead of looking at the state of the world and giving up, Roy Moran looks at the world through God’s eyes - beautiful, but broken. Moran takes us through his journey with the church, hopping from topic to topic with an urgency to get the Good News across to those who don’t know, and to motivate ... Spent Matches

Adara's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/18 Marsha Randolph wrote: I chose to review this book simply because no one else seemed to. I kept waiting for someone among the BOOKLOOK reviewers to post a review but after about a month there was still no takers. By the time I had received SPENT MATCHES by Roy Moran in the mail there were a few reviews posted. As I began reading ... SPENT MATCHES by Roy Moran

Marsha's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/18 Marsha Randolph wrote: I chose to review this book simply because no one else seemed to. I kept waiting for someone among the BOOKLOOK reviewers to post a review but after about a month there was still no takers. By the time I had received SPENT MATCHES by Roy Moran in the mail there were a few reviews posted. As I began reading ... SPENT MATCHES by Roy Moran

Marsha's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/10 Karl Dumas wrote: In the preface to Spent Matches: Igniting the Spiritual Fire for the Spiritually Dissatisfied  (Thomas Nelson, 2015) the author, Roy Moran, suggests “this book may feel as if it is written by someone affected with attention deficit disorder”. He is right, especially if you try to read this book ... review of "Spent Matches" by Roy Moran

Karl's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/10 Gary W wrote: SPENT MATCHES Igniting the Signal Fire for the Spiritually Dissatisfied By Roy Moron The author shares a history of the church growth and many things that have affected this growth. He shares many things that are going on in churches today and ideas on how some are good and some are bad. He offers ... Spent Matches

Gary W's Rating:

4 Stars