Category Archives: Book Reviews

Why Schaeffer’s Book “The God Who is There” is Still Relevant Today

By: Francis Shaeffer Published: 1968, 1982 My rating: 5 of 5 stars I believe one of the most important Christian philosophical writings from the twentieth century is “The God Who is There” by Francis Schaeffer. In his book, which is … Continue reading

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Review of “Money, Greed, and God: Why Capitalism is the Solution and Not the Problem”

  By: Jay Richards Published: 2010 My rating: 4 of 5 stars. In Money, Greed, and God: Why Capitalism is the solution and not the problem, Jay Richards details and refutes eight common myths about capitalism.  Richards is responding to the … Continue reading

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Review of “The Road to Freedom: How to win the fight for free enterprise”

By: Arthur Brooks Published: 2012 My Rating: 4 of 5 stars. In “The Road to Freedom: How to win the fight for free enterprise”, Arthur Brooks makes the moral case for capitalism. Written in 2012, the book focuses on the … Continue reading

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Review of “The Case for Christ: A Journalist’s Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus”

An excellent reader for Easter! Who was (is) Jesus? What is the resurrection about? Published: 1998 My rating: 4 of 5 stars. In “The Case for Christ: A Journalist’s Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus”, Lee Strobel takes his … Continue reading

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Review of “Confident Faith: Building a Firm Foundation for Your Beliefs”

By: Mark Mittelberg Published: 2013 My rating: 5 of 5 stars. In Confident Faith: Building a Firm Foundation For Your Beliefs, Mark Mittelberg begins with the premise that everyone believes something. Even if you think that you believe in “nothing”, … Continue reading

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Review of “Exporting Prosperity: Why the U.S. Economy May Never Recover”

Published: 2013 In “Exporting Prosperity: Why the U.S. May Never Recover”, James H. Boudreau shares his frustration about the state of the economy in the United States. He examines how our government operates, analyzes the operating practices of several large … Continue reading

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Review of “Ten Days Without: Daring Adventures in Discomfort That Will Change Your World and You”

Author: Daniel Ryan Day Published: 2013 My rating: 3 of 5 stars. Review by: Jason Isaacs In his book “Ten Days Without”, Daniel Ryan Day challenges his reader to go ten days without certain comforts in order to increase awareness … Continue reading

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Review of “How God Makes Men”

Published: 2013 My rating: 4 of 5 stars. “How God Makes Men” by Patrick Morley shows us the ten-thousand foot view of how God worked in the lives of men throughout Scripture and how He does so today. The amazing … Continue reading

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Review “Prototype: What Happens When You Discover You’re More Like Jesus Than You Think?”

Published: 2013 If you could see the back cover of my copy of “Prototype” by Jonathan Martin, you would understand how much I have wrestled with this book. I have left a scattering of notes, paraphrases of concepts, and bullet … Continue reading

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Top 5 Books to Give as Christmas Gifts to Men

It can be difficult to shop for a man. And since Christmas will be here before we know it, I want to help out. Here are 5 books I recommend giving this year; I have been very selective in my choices, … Continue reading

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Review of “This Beautiful Mess: Practicing the Presence of the Kingdom of God” “

Published: 2006, 2013 Everything is upside down in Jesus’ economy. He began His Kingdom and today He is restoring all things. He does so in His time, His ways, and usually through our brokenness. The last will be first; the … Continue reading

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Review of “Limitless: Devotions for a Ridiculously Good Life”

Published: 2013 My rating: 4 of 5 stars. Reconsidering Our Limits The story of Nick Vujicic’s life as detailed in “Limitless: Devotions for a Ridiculously Good Life” is humbling. Born without arms or legs, Nick has learned to adapt to life … Continue reading

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