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Book Review: Surprised By Faith

Surprised By Faith:  A Skeptic Discovers More To Life Than What We Can See, Touch, And Measure, by Dr. Don Bierle [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Aneko Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] There … Continue reading

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Book Review: Philosopher’s Holiday

Philosopher’s Holiday, by Irwin Edman A week and a half ago, I saved this book from being tossed into the fireplace by agreeing to add it to my collection without ever having heard of it before.  I knew nothing of … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sunflower

The Sunflower:  On The Possibilities And Limits Of Forgiveness, by Simon Wiesenthal This book hit home in a more than usual way.  In this roughly 300 page book, the first third is taken up with a narrative by famous Nazi … Continue reading

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Book Review: Simpler Times

Simpler Times, by Thomas Kinkade with Anne Christian Buchanan I had not seen this particular book on the shelf beside me until the book (along with a puzzle) fell off of the bookshelf into my dirty laundry hamper and startled … Continue reading

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The Broadening Of The Mind

There are various activities that we are encouraged to undertake because of the way that they broaden our minds.  At times this claim is merely a lure to encourage someone to do something that will in fact harm or even … Continue reading

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Book Review: Leadership Promises For Every Day

Leadership Promises For Every Day:  A Daily Devotional, by John C. Maxwell [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Thomas Nelson Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] The brand of John Maxwell has in recent years … Continue reading

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Ask What Your Country Can Do For You…

It is widely recognized that President John F. Kennedy appropriated his most memorable line from his inaugural address from what he had learned from Harvard University.  “Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: An Introduction To His Thought

Dietrich Bonhoeffer: An Introduction To His Thought, by Sabine Dramm [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Hendrickson Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] As someone who has read a fair amount by and about the … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Death Of Christian Thought

The Death Of Christian Thought:  The Deception Of Humanism And How To Protect Yourself, by Michael D. Lemay [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Aneko Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Sometimes a book’s title … Continue reading

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A Prism Of Divided Light

Yesterday at services, the speaker gave an intriguing if somewhat brief discussion on the subject of worldview and perspective, only the speaker used the metaphor of a prism.  Parts of the message were comical, like his expectations on when he … Continue reading

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