Monthly Archives: September 2011

Brief Biography of A Famous Russian Novelist

Fyodor Dostoevsky Christian Encounter Series Peter Leithart © 2011 Thomas Nelson Publishers ISBN 978-1-59555-034-7 175 pp. plus bibliography and Notes (ppbk)              This brief biography brings Dostoevsky alive through his experiences, speeches and relationships. Wrongly accused of being a political … Continue reading

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Review of Stress-Free Believers by Harold Metzel

Stress-Free Believers Turn Worry into Faith, Turmoil into Peace Harold Metzel © 2011 IO Talent Believers Publishers 10 Shore Lane Hickory Creek,TX75065 ISBN 978-0-9829883-0-5 188 pp. plus notes and a list of available resources (ppbk)  Pastor Metzel’s beginning point can … Continue reading

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Finding the Adventure of Life God Offers Churches and Individuals

The Faith of Leap Embracing a Theology of Risk, Adventure & Courage Michael Frost & Alan Hirsch © 2011 Baker Books,Grand Rapids,MI49516-6287 ISBN 978-0-8010-1415-4 (pbk) 208 pp. plus notes College professors Frost and Hirsh write a well-reasoned book that must … Continue reading

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Will This Canadian atheist and Oxford Scholar find God?

Surprised byOxford, A memoir Carolyn Weber © 2011 Thomas Nelson Inc. ISBN 978-0-8499-4611-0 (ppbk) 440 pp. plus notes               I give away many of the books I’m sent to read and review, but this one’s a keeper. Surprised by Oxford is … Continue reading

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