Category Archives: Love & Marriage

Book Review: What Does The Bible Really Teach About Homosexuality?

What Does The Bible Really Teach About Homosexuality?, by Kevin DeYoung Like many contemporary writers, against my own personal inclinations I have felt it necessary from time to time to write about homosexuality [1], and one gets the sense that … Continue reading

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Book Review: Holy Sexuality And The Gospel

Holy Sexuality And The Gospel:  Sex, Desire, And Relationships Shaped By God’s Grand Story, by Christopher Yuan [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Multnomah/Waterbrook Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I greatly appreciated the perspective … Continue reading

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Behind The Veil

For those people who have been to weddings, one of the more fascinating aspects of the contemporary Western wedding, even if few people stop to think of its meaning with regards to their own conduct before marriage, is the matter … Continue reading

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Book Review: The End Of The Affair

The End Of The Affair, by Graham Greene Although my thoughts on adultery are rather pointed [1], this is a book that manages to be deeply worthwhile in large part because of its unceasing honesty about the people at its … Continue reading

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Book Review: First Impressions (Austen Series #1)

First Impressions (Austen Series #1), by Debra White Smith [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Bethany House Press/Net Gallery.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I’m a big fan of Pride & Prejudice, and it is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Daily Encouragement For The Smart Stepfamily

Daily Encouragement For The Smart Stepfamily:  Daily Inspiration And Wisdom For Blended Families, by Ron Deal & Dianne Deal Matthews [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Bethany House Books/Net Gallery.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] … Continue reading

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It’s All About The Family

Like many people who share my religious background, I grew up in this standard of beliefs.  My father came to an understanding of the truth, as we like to express it, in 1966 while he was studying Agronomy at West … Continue reading

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Book Review: Felicity

Felicity, by Mary Oliver More than a decade ago, when I lived in Tampa Bay, I remember reading a review for Melissa Etheridge’s album “Lucky,” when the reviewer commented that the singer-songwriter really wanted everyone listening the album to know … Continue reading

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Book Review: Why You’re Still Single

Why You’re Still Single:  Things Your Friends Would Tell You If You Promised Not To Get Mad, by Evan Marc Katz & Linda Holmes This is a rare example of a book aimed at women that at least gives the … Continue reading

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Book Review: They Were Single Too

They Were Single Too:  Eight Biblical Role Models, by David M. Hoffeditz [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I have mixed feelings about this book, as is … Continue reading

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