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Tithing The Ancient Practices Series

By Douglas Leblanc, Phyllis Tickle
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.02 Stars

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On 12/29 Sol Stallings wrote: The book is not really a scriptural or doctrinal defense of tithing, it simply goes through the story of eleven people who make tithing an important part of their lives. Tithing began is a suspicious way, referring to very little scripture, but I found as I read each story, that the book was probably ... Worth The Read

Sol Stallings' Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/23 sallycat04 wrote: This book was pretty good. This book includes ~20 interviews with people in ministry leadership roles from all walks of life. He interviews liberal church pastors, conservative church pastors, rabbis, poor, rich, old, younger, etc. Although they are all from different walks of life and have very different ... Tithing: Test me in this by Douglas Lablanc

sallycat04's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/21 B.J. wrote: Tithing: Test Me In This by Douglas Leblanc is part of the Ancient Practices Series from Thomas Nelson Publishing. Instead of a traditional overview of tithing and it's ties to the Bible, Leblanc and Tickle instead chose to interview eleven different individuals and couples who make tithing a part of ... Tithing: Test Me In This by Douglas Leblanc

B.J.'s Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/15 Seth Caddell wrote: With so many resources out there when it comes to getting people to give money, I was skeptical about this book at first. However, as I dug into it, I was more and more impressed about how they approached the very touchy subject of finances. Rather than approaching it like normal LeBlanc tackled the ... 075 - Tithing

Seth's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/11 Tom wrote: In “Tithing: Test Me In This,” Douglas LeBlanc has applied his skills as a journalist to chronicle the stories of ten people in their decision to tithe and the impact it has made on their lives. The story-telling makes LeBlanc's work unique among the books on the subject, which usually focus exclusively ... Review of Douglas LeBlanc’s “Tithing: Test Me in This”

Tom's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/27 Jon Keel wrote: I received this book from Booksneeze, a book I decided to pick due to the nature of the topic. In our churches it is often referred to but different people have different thoughts on the topic. This book is an easy read but for me didn't convey anything new and as such didn't spur me in to faithfully ... Tithing by Douglas LeBlanc

Jon's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/29 Influentialmama wrote: This book is part of the Ancient Practices Series which is a set of eight books that explore eight different disciplines of faith. The Author explores the particular topic of tithing through the telling of stores about people who practice this discipline. Each person told about are from different spiritual, ... Test me in this

Influentialmama's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/7 Aaron Sellars wrote: Tithing: Test me In This continues in the Ancient Practices series edited by Phyllis Tickle by Thomas Nelson which is exploring many of the practices and disciplines of the Church throughout history. Each volume is unique and by a different author. Douglas Leblanc, who writes this one is more of a ... Tithing

Aaron's Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/1 AngelPeterson wrote: By the time I finished this book, I was hoping to be convinced one way or another that tithing was a scriptural practice and that didn't happen. I liked the format of telling individual stories and the book was easy to read. I also liked that the author included stories from people in various denominational ... Nice stories - not helpful if you're looking for "meat"

AngelPeterson's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/11 osunny1sotrue wrote: I just finished this book and it surprised me. I thought it would be an instructional book on tithing and it turned out to be stories about people just like me and my friends who tithe out of a love for God and His Word. It started out rather slow and kind of dry and I probably won’t read it a second ... Tithing

osunny1sotrue's Rating:

3 Stars