Author Archives: nathanalbright

About nathanalbright

I'm a person with diverse interests who loves to read. If you want to know something about me, just ask.

Intereskumunumo

Picture the scene.  It is about noon, and I have successfully managed to find a parking spot along the street before hoofing it a short distance to a building off of Belmont St in a quirky Portland neighborhood.  Seated in … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Resurrection Of Gavin Stone

As a cinephile who enjoys watching movies and subjecting them to the same sort of critical analysis I give to everything else that comes my way [1], I found this film to be full of ironies.  Here are some of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Return To The Margins

Return To The Margins:  Understanding And Adapting As A Church To Post-Christian America, by Terry Coy There are a variety of ways that one can take the understanding that America’s superficial civic religion with a patina of Christian values over … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Seven Stories That Shape Your Life

The Seven Stories That Shape Your Life:  Discover Your God Given Purpose, by Gerard Kelly [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tour.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] When I first heard this book … Continue reading

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Just Say No To Appeasement?

It just so happens that after finishing an unexpected and impromptu lesson for Sabbath School on the death of David since neither of the other teachers for our age cohort were at services yesterday and I had gotten no notice … Continue reading

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Book Review: Genesis Revisited

Genesis Revisited – The Creation, by Donald Arlo Jennings [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book is more than a bit of a puzzle, with so many … Continue reading

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Bible: Two Proofs And Two Mis-Translations

Bible:  Two Proofs And Two Mis-Translations:  Why Some Christians Reject Science, by Jesse Clopton James [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book is a hard one to … Continue reading

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Reading For My Supper

Recently I have done a fair amount of reading that cased me to reflect on my childhood and on the development of my habits of being an avid reader [1].  It is admittedly a bit mysterious where my extreme avidity … Continue reading

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Book Review: Some Of My Best Friends Are Books

Some Of My Best Friends Are Books:  Guiding Gifted Readers From Preschool To High School:  A Guide For Parents, Teachers, Librarians, And Counselors, by Judith Wynn Halsted Admittedly, I am not a parent, teacher, librarian, or counselor, except that I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Childhood Disrupted

Childhood Disrupted:  How Your Biography Becomes Your Biology, And How You Can Heal, by Donna Jackson Nakazawa Like a few previous books I have read, this book was read for the CASA book of the month club, and I can … Continue reading

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