Category Archives: Books

Prayers I Pray – Prayer 2

So here’s the second prayer I have taped in my Bible for me to read before I stand to preach/teach on a Sunday morning (or any other opportunity). It’s taken from what is probably my favorite Christian non-fiction book of all time: … Continue reading

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Holy Middle Ground

One of my frustrations often in trying to grow spiritually is that the way to growth is often not clear. Often, as I read Scripture, books, blogs, etc., an end goal is held out for me to achieve, but the … Continue reading

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God Space

I am re-reading Doug Pollack’s book, “God Space.” I completely resonate with his heart to connect with and build bridges into the lives of those who are not-yet-Christ-followers. Like me, he seems to want to love people where they are, … Continue reading

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Traveling Mercies

So I just finished reading Anne Lamott’s book called “Traveling Mercies – Some Thoughts on Faith.” I heard about Lamott’s book from another book, Steve Brown’s book, “A Scandolous Freedom.” I recommend them both. Lamott’s book comes with a warning, … Continue reading

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I’ve been missing my hymnal

I grew up in a church where, like many, we sang from a hymnal. In college, the primary church I attended used the “Celebration Hymnal.” At some point I obtained my own copy, which, in time was lost. Finally, my … Continue reading

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List 2 – Eight Characteristics of a Biblical Worldview

These are taken from the book, “UnChristian” by David Kinneman (p. 75). The Christian Worldview believes: Jesus Christ lived a sinless life God is the all-powerful and all-knowing Creator of the universe and he still rules it today Salvation is … Continue reading

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Been Thinking on a Couple of “Lists” Lately

List 1 – The Seven Realties of Experiencing God by Henry Blackaby 1. God is always working around you 2. God pursues a continuing personal love relationship with you that is real and personal 3. God invites you to be … Continue reading

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