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Book Review: Another Chance

Another Chance: Hope And Health For The Alcoholic Family, by Sharon Wegscheider Cruse Warning: This book does not make for pleasant reading. If you come from a family where alcoholism and other types of abuse have run rampant for generations … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Seven General Epistles

Despite the claims of this book to provide a definitive translation of the seven general epistles (James, 1 & 2 Peter, 1, 2, & 3 John, and Jude), and provide some theological ruminations on these subjects, this work is a … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Ambler Warning

The Ambler Warning, by Robert Ludlum In one sense, reviewing a book like this, from a prolific, and deceased, author of conspiratorial pot-boilers, is superfluous. The book is an easy and quick read, has no massive surprises that a reasonably … Continue reading

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Book Review: Crucial Conversations

Crucial Conversations: Tools For Talking When The Stakes Are High, by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler This book is an excellent book, but its title is somewhat misleading. In order to properly understand what the book … Continue reading

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Book Review: Aung San Of Burma

Aung San of Burma, by Aung San Sun Kyi Well, at least you can say that this book is honest. Aung San Suu Kyi, the famed Novel Prize-winning heroine of Democracy in Burma, wrote this short biography about her father … Continue reading

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Book Review: Why Pro Life?

Why Pro-Life? Caring For The Unborn And Their Mothers, by Randy Alcorn This is among the most powerful little books that I have ever read—full of painful statistics, damning admissions by abortion advocates as to their own awareness of their … Continue reading

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Book Review: The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork

The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork, by John C. Maxwell Though some of the examples are a bit dated (for example, any reader of this book ought to get a few chuckles out of the praise that its author, John … Continue reading

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Book Review: Studies in Thai History

Studies in Thai History, by David K. Wyatt Studies in Thai History is a relatively short (less than 300 pages) and intriguing collection of eighteen articles written between 1963 and 1988. They are arranged in roughly chronological order and cover … Continue reading

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Book Review: On The Reliability Of The Old Testament

On The Reliability Of The Old Testament, by K.A. Kitchen This book is a 500-page tour de force of scholarly work from ancient Near East texts that sets the dividing line between faith and evidence. If you believe in the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Mockingjay

Mockingjay, by Suzanne Collins Mockingjay is the third book in the Hunger Games trilogy, and closes it in an ominous and highly unpleasant way. The book itself is, as could be expected the chronicle of successful resistance to the corrupt … Continue reading

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