BOOK REVIEWS FOR REAL PEOPLE

Armor up, Christians, you’ve been recruited

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Warriors share character traits that set them apart from the rest of us and Jesus is our example.

In his book, “Jesus Was An Airborne Ranger,” John McDougall, an Airborne Ranger Chaplain, explains that our “Sunday school” and “boy band” Jesus is not the Jesus of the Bible. …

BOOK REVIEWS FOR REAL PEOPLE

What the quest for freedom looks like

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The Apple TV screensaver shows a view of the Earth from space. As the image glides gracefully over Asia, the lights of China spread like spiderwebs into areas of darkness, but the light is never far away. Between China and South Korea is a black space, like a black hole…

BOOK REVIEWS FOR REAL PEOPLE

Stir the heart and the conscience to stand up for Jesus

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For a book written 20 years ago, Randy Alcorn’s “Safely Home” captures the cultural dichotomy between the U.S. and China. In the U.S. we value instant gratification, self-indulgence, and climbing the ladder of worldly success. China is much different, but from the book, I read of Chinese values that hold…

BOOK REVIEWS FOR REAL PEOPLE

A book review and commentary

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Abortion is in the news again, but I suppose it never really went away. I read Ms. D’Souza’s book because I’ve lived on both sides of the abortion debate and the organization of the book intrigued me. I wanted to see the arguments in virtual print (via Kindle) and see…

Trudi Griffin

Shining light in the darkness with words ~ devoted to Jesus. www.reviveshine.com

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