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Faith in the Fog by Jeff Lucas

With echoes of the Last Supper this book is based around John 21 with the risen Jesus eating with his disciples. The book examines the reality of faith and what it means to truly believe and trust in that which we cannot see, even when the going gets tough. Be encouraged as Jeff talks honestly […]

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That Incredible Christian

That Incredible Christian is a book compiled by Anita M. Bailey based on editorials written by A.W. Tozer from his time as editor of The Alliance Witness during the years 1960-1963. The book contains 41 chapters, the vast majority of which are less than 4 pages. Chapter titles include: What it Means to Accept Christ, […]

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Old but not out!

There can be a tendency for us to write people off when they get past a certain age. This habit can on occasions even surface in churches too. In his book “Old, but not out!” James Taylor looks at what we can discover from the bible about serving God in older age. The book looks […]

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Darwin and God by Nick Spencer

Many books have been written looking at Charles Darwin’s theories and the legacy he left behind. This book though, written by Nick Spencer, is not just another one looking at the debate in Christian circles between evolution and creation, but in it he has set out to actually examine Darwin’s own religious beliefs. The author […]

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The Road Home

The parable of the prodigal son in Luke 15 is one of my favourite bible passages and I am always keen to read any books that cover this amazing story. The Road Home, by J.John, is a book based on this parable which I read again last weekend. J.John retells the story through the eyes […]

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Thank God it’s Monday by Mark Greene

This is a well written and easy to read book for anyone struggling with what it means to be a Christian in today’s workplace. Greene believes that it is God’s will for Christians to work, although he makes no distinction between those in paid employment, such as the CEO of a large multi-national organization or […]

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Vanya by Myrna Grant

In July 1972 a young soldier in the Russian army, Ivan Vasilievich Moiseyev who was a Christian, suffered a violent death. Myrna Grant records the events that led up to his death in the book “Vanya.” When he joined the Russian army, at the age of 18 years old, Ivan had only been a believer […]

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Daily Prayer 2

Daily Prayer 2, written by Nick Fawcett, is a book which provides a resource for anyone seeking a deeper walk with God. Each day’s devotion follows the same format: read, ponder, ask yourself, pray, remember and close. The first section, read, consists of the bible reading for the day. Ponder contains some thoughts and reflections […]

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Scandalous

Scandalous is a book written by D.A.Carson that examines five New Testament pieces of scripture to discover what they show us about the death and resurrection of Jesus. The material in the book is taken from five addresses that the author gave at a conference. The first chapter is entitled “The Ironies of the Cross” […]

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Church Online: Websites

Whenever I visit another church I normally look at their website beforehand to find out various things about that church. These include the time of the service, what type of service I will be attending and a general idea of what the church is like. Therefore, for me it’s important that a church website is […]