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Book Review: Walking With Henry

Walking With Henry:  Big Lessons From A Little Donkey On Faith, Friendship, And Finding Your Path, by Rachel Anne Ridge This was, in retrospect, not the ideal book to read first by the author.  This book is, properly speaking, the … Continue reading

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On The Most Disagreeable Task Of The Song Leader

Quite frequently, I find myself leading songs for my local congregation.  This is, in general, a task I greatly enjoy.  As a person with some interest in liturgical matters, I tend to be interested in the order and structure of … Continue reading

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Book Review: The American Church: A Baby Church?

The American Church:  A Baby Church?, by D.W. Glomski [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press in exchange for an honest review.] Those readers who have ever fretted about the problem of passivity or divisiveness among … Continue reading

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Book Review: Acceptable Worship

Acceptable Worship:  What Kind of Worship Does God Accept?, by Dr. C.H. Snyder [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press in exchange for an honest review.] There are many signposts that this short book exhibits that … Continue reading

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A Modest Proposal For The Development And Publishing Of Rules For Hymns

As part of my general interest in hymns and liturgy [1], and as part of my series of modest proposals [2], and in light of the occasional controversy that results from hymns, I would like to propose the development and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Gospel Formed

Gospel Formed: Living A Grace-Addicted, Truth-Filled, Jesus-Exalting Life, by J.A. Medders [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours in exchange for an honest book review.] There is a lot to like about this book. The … Continue reading

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Book Review: Being Church, Doing Life

Being Church, Doing Life: Creating Gospel Communities Where Life Happens, by Michael Moynagh [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours in exchange for an honest book review.] In reading a book like this one, which … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tables In The Wilderness

Tables In The Wilderness: A Memoir Of God Found, Lost, And Found Again, by Preston Yancey [Note: This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Zondervan Press in exchange for an honest review.] This book belongs to the memoirs of … Continue reading

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Bookends

[Note: Help with two matters of research connected with this blog entry and follow-up to it would be greatly appreciated. First, how did the Church of God Ministries come to change their format of church services to its present form? … Continue reading

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