(Book review) Malachi, Then and Now

Reviewed by: Dr. Dennis E. Hensley, Professor of Communication, Taylor University, Upland, Indiana   Introduction Title: Malachi, Then and Now Author:  Dr. Allen P. Ross Publisher: Weaver Book Company Publication Date: 2016 Format: Paperback book Length: 202 pages OVERVIEW Although the book of Malachi is short, it is content heavy. Dr. Ross, a former professor at Dallas Theological Seminary, offers […]

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(Book review) Everything is possible

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, ECLA Co-president and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: Everything is possible Author: Jen Bricker with Sheryl Berk Publisher: BakerBooks Publication Date: 2016 Format: Hardcover book Length: 195 pages OVERVIEW Jen Bricker is an astounding young woman with enough energy to make readers exhausted by reading of her endeavors. Born […]

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(Book review) Short Sentences Long Remembered: A Guided Study of Proverbs and Other Wisdom Literature

Reviewed by: Hope Bolinger, a professional writing major at Taylor University, Upland, Indiana   Introduction Title: Short Sentences Long Remembered: A Guided Study of Proverbs and Other Wisdom Literature Author: Leland Ryken Publisher: Weaver Book Company Publication Date: 2016 Format: Print book Length: 114 pages OVERVIEW Proverbs and other books of wisdom literature, such as Ecclesiastes, teem with literary merit. Both prose […]

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SAVE THE DATE !!

The annual ECLA Libraries Conference will be held on October 14th, 2017. Click here for more information!

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(Book review) Billy Graham: America’s pastor

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, ECLA Co-President and long time book discussion leader Introduction Title: Billy Graham: America’s pastor Author: Janet & Geoff Benge Publisher: Emerald Books Publication Date: 2014 Format: Paperback Length: 208 pages OVERVIEW Part of the Heroes of History Series, this biography for young people about evangelist Billy Graham is excellent. Beginning when he was a […]

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(Book review) Sweeter than Honey, Richer than Gold: A Guided Study of Biblical Poetry

Reviewed by: Tucker White, a Professional Writing major at Taylor University, Upland, IN   Introduction Title: Sweeter than Honey, Richer than Gold: A Guided Study of Biblical Poetry Author: Leland Ryken Publisher: Weaver Book Company Publication Date: May 1, 2015 Format: Printed Book Length: 128 Pages OVERVIEW Even for one well versed in poetry, biblical poetry can seem daunting and unapproachable. Sweeter than […]

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(Book Review) The Story of Reality

This book carefully explains the fundamentals of the Christian faith. It supports the Christian faith in a renewing way, offering scientific and philosophical evidence for the events in Genesis and the Gospels.

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(Book review) REFLECT: Becoming Yourself by Mirroring the Greatest Person in History

Reviewed by: Megan Alms, a Professional Writing Major at Taylor University, Upland, IN   Introduction Title: REFLECT: Becoming Yourself by Mirroring the Greatest Person in History Author: Thaddeus J. Williams Publisher: Weaver Book Company Publication Date: 2017 Format: Print Book Length: 233 Pages OVERVIEW In an acronym of the book’s title, Williams illustrates how readers can “reflect” the work of Jesus by […]

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