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Book Review: Indentured

Indentured:  The Inside Story Of The Rebellion Against The NCAA, by Joe Nocera and Ben Strauss This book is written with an obvious intent to shock the reader into a horror at the exploitation of college athletes, mostly from minority … Continue reading

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Book Review: Billion-Dollar Ball

Billion-Dollar Ball:  A Journey Through The Big-Money Culture Of College Football, by Gilbert M. Gaul I found in reading this book that while I appreciated the author’s wit, the author’s politics had a clear negative side for me.  A great … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Pair Of Miracles

A Pair Of Miracles:  A Story of Autism, Faith, and Determined Parenting, by Karla Akins [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Although this book is marketed as … Continue reading

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Book Review: Leading KidMin

Leading KidMin:  How To Drive Real Change In Children’s Ministry, by Pat Cimo & Matt Markins [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] From time to time I am … Continue reading

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When School Is In, Parents Win?

When I was younger, I found a great deal of amusement in watching a commercial that showed parents gleefully engaging in back to school shopping with despondent children, set to the tune of “It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The … Continue reading

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Government Knows Best

At times, one can read or view multiple news stories about seemingly unrelated topics, given independently, and can draw a connection between them and see a common element to the difficulties looked at individually.  So it was for me earlier … Continue reading

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The Only Thing Worse Than Ignorance

In ages of humanism like our own, it is often widely considered that the worst thing is ignorance.  There is a great complaint about the wasted potential of people who are denied the blessings of the education this world provides, … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Know-It-All

The Know-It-All:  One Man’s Humble Quest To Become The Smartest Person In The World, by A.J. Jacobs As a lonely and socially maladjusted child, I would find frequent enjoyment in reading encyclopedias, and from time to time I still do … Continue reading

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Book Review: How To Study The Bible

How To Study The Bible, by Dwight L. Moody [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Aneko Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] One should not think that a bluntly titled book like this one, part … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Bible Crash Course For The Sunday School Dropout

The Bible Crash Course For The Sunday School Dropout, by Robyn Downey [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Are you a somewhat new Christian who is embarrassed at … Continue reading

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