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Book Review: Long Before Luther

Long Before Luther:  Tracing The Heart Of The Gospel From Christ To The Reformation, by Nathan Busenitz [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] My feelings about this book … Continue reading

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Book Review: Is Justice Possible?

Is Justice Possible?:  The Elusive Pursuit Of What Is Right, by J. Paul Nyquist [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] If you view this book as a call … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: Kenny G

On his entertaining video for his ten least favorite songs of 1987, You Tube video blogger Todd In The Shadows, who I am particularly fond of [1], put at #1 Kenny G’s top ten hit “Songbird,” with some expletive-loaded commentary … Continue reading

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Book Review: Christ In Conflict

Christ In Conflict:  Lessons From Jesus And His Controversies, by John Stott It is unfortunate that people see in Jesus Christ a reflection of themselves and that is certainly the case here [1].  As is often the case with books … Continue reading

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Book Review: Why I Am A Christian

Why I Am A Christian, by John Stott This book, whose title forms an answer of sorts to Bertrand Russell’s essay “Why I Am Not A Christian,” is a solid book of personal apologetics.  For one reason or another, I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Land Of Lincoln

Land Of Lincoln:  Adventures In Abe’s America, by Andrew Ferguson As someone who reads a great deal of books about Abraham Lincoln, it is pretty clear that I would likely fall into the category of being a buff, as this … Continue reading

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Book Review: When A Nation Forgets God

When A Nation Forgets God:  7 Lessons We Must Learn From Nazi Germany, by Erwin W. Lutzer [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book lives up to … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ethnic Conflict In World Politics

Ethnic Conflict In World Politics, by Barbara Harff and Ted Robert Gurr As someone who has a fairly strong interest in the relationship between ethnic conflicts and geopolitics [1], this is the sort of book I enjoy reading from time … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: Great Courses: The Early Middle Ages: Part One

Great Courses:  The Early Middle Ages:  Part One, by Professor Philip Daileader As someone who is particularly fond of the early middle ages despite its obscurity and the lack of historical source material [1], I found this course to be … Continue reading

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In Defense Of The Juggalo

Who is a juggalo and why am I speaking in his (or her) defense?  Although some of my readers may be familiar with juggalos as an organized group, many may not, as the term identifies those who are fans of … Continue reading

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