Category Archives: Book Review

Devotional Classics (Book Review)

Today I found myself at a local MLK commemoration.  My Presbyterian church is in gospel partnership with an African-American Baptist church.  Their church cosponsored the event with other churches in our community, and our church was invited to attend.  Surrounded … Continue reading

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It Couldn’t Just Happen (Book Review)

Not everyone can be an expert.  Achieving competency in a particular field takes hard work, dedication, and perseverance.  Attaining to the lofty peak of “expert,” and garnering a reputation as such, adds to these requirements the characteristics of intelligence, ambition, … Continue reading

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The Myth of Certainty (Book Review)

Years ago I used to read the blog of a contemplative minister who taught at a Christian school for underprivileged kids in Kentucky’s Appalachia.  Many knew Michael Spencer by his online alias: The Internet Monk, or simply iMonk.  I got … Continue reading

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AiG Pocket Guides (Book Review)

Last summer my family took a road trip to visit the infamous Creation Museum and Ark Encounter, both attractions by the young earth creationist ministry Answers in Genesis.  My wife and oldest child were overseas on a short term mission … Continue reading

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Confronting Christianity (Book Review)

A new generation of Christian apologists is rising.  That means new voices, new perspectives, and inevitably new questions addressed.  Well, maybe not totally new questions.  But certainly each generation tends to ask a few different questions than their parents and … Continue reading

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How the Irish Saved Civilization (Book Review)

A couple summers ago my family took a trip to Ireland.  The emerald isle was a “bucket list” vacation destination for many of us.  In only a week, we were able to sample the culture and soak in some of … Continue reading

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Brave New World (Book Review)

Dystopian fiction is all the rage with youth and young adults.  At least this seems to be the case as I observe what my kids and their friends like to read and watch.  When I was younger, reading that kind … Continue reading

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