(Book Review) None Like Him

Jen Wilkin takes us on an incredible journey to learn more about who God is. While reading this book we should ask ourselves, “How should the knowledge that God is universal, unchanging, all-knowing, all gracious, and all controlling change the way we perceive and serve him?”
Drawing directly on biblical descriptions of God and historical relations of man and God, this book seeks to make God understandable, yet worthy of love and devotion.

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(Book Review) Someone Has to Die

ollowing the stories of a peace-making congressman, a terrorist bent on wiping Christians from the earth, the family of an ex-terrorist, and a single Christian mother and her daughter, this book is a roller coaster from start to finish. Multiple characters are faced with internal issues of identity as they struggle with the external issues regarding the unstable relationship between Christians and Muslims. The two families are drawn together at the height of tensions between the two religions after an unruly gang of Muslim teenagers burns down the church the Christian family attends. A member of the volunteer fire rescue team (an ex-terrorist) finds himself running into the flames to save the only person trapped in the fire.

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(Book review) Anna’s healing

A tornado rips through Cody’s Creek, Oklahoma and changes Anna Schwartz’s life forever.

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ECLA Spring Event: Book Sale and Presentation!

ECLA Spring Event: BAKER BOOKS May 5, 2017, Friday, 10:30 A.M. Baker Books, 2768 East Paris Avenue, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 Chris Jager popular ECLA speaker will be reviewing newer titles that you will want for your libraries! Everything in the store will be at a 30% discount on regular priced items! The bargain book […]

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(Book review) Finding Success with Your Dream Writing Projects

Reviewed by: Michelle Kinder, a freelance writer based in Greenwood, Indiana Introduction Title: Finding Success with Your Dream Writing Projects Author: Dennis E. Hensley with Diana Savage Publication Date: February 2017 Format: Print book Length: 248 pages OVERVIEW In this world there are theorists and there are practitioners, and Dr. Dennis E. Hensley definitely is a practitioner. This man […]

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(Book Review) More: How To Move From Activity for God to Intimacy With God

More is a dangerous book. It is a book that asks of its reader to shed any shallowness in his or her relationship with God and to dive in deeper. Hawkins presents steps toward a consuming intimacy with God, steps that are simple to understand yet challenging to carry out. It presents a series of simple, though challenging steps to begin growing more intimate with God.

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(Book Review) The Undoing of Saint Silvanus

Jillian Slater is asked to travel to New Orleans from California for her father’s funeral, although there has been a long estrangement from that side of her family. She stays at the boarding house run by her frosty grandmother, with its interesting residents and housekeeper, and the ambience of being a former church (St. Silvanus). After returning to California, her job and living situation fall apart, and she flees to her grandmother’s house as a last resort, while hoping to reestablish herself elsewhere. When her father’s death turns out to be suspicious, and strange things start happening around the house, her life becomes even more unsettled.

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(Book Review) NIV Faithlife Study Bible

Although the New International Version of the Bible provides its original footnotes and cross references, this new version of the NIV greatly expands upon that. There are sections on “How to Study the Bible,” “Timeline of Biblical History,” and a series of 30 insightful articles, such as “Contending for the Faith” by Lee Strobel, “True Discipleship” by Charles Stanley, “Why a Good God Allows Suffering” by Randy Alcorn, and “Should Christians Follow Old Testament Law?” by Timothy Keller. The book is filled with amazing charts,

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