Unstoppable

"Unstoppable" is an inspiring autobiography of Nick Vujicic, a motivational speaker and evangelist who was born without any arms or legs.  Without the benefit of any limbs, the author still travels around the world challenging people to live above...

Jesus Pure And Simple

"Jesus Pure And Simple" by Wayne Cordeiro is a great title for anyone wanting to rid their lives of the complexity of religion and wanting a simple relationship with Jesus Christ.  The book is around 200 pages and covers topics such as: 1....

Miraculous

"Miraculous" by Kevin Belamonte is an inspiring read of the miracles God worked in both biblical times and in history the past few hundreds of years. The book is around 280 pages and is divided into two main sections: 1.  Miracles of the Ancient...

The High Calling

"The High Calling" - October 24 issue contains several well-written and brief articles concerning the integration of the Christian faith with the world of work. Among the articles and topics included were: 1.  Gratitude as a business strategy -...

Jesus A Theography

"Jesus A Theography" by Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola is a great read for anyone wanting to learn more about Jesus' life and how He is mentioned throughout the Old and New Testaments. The book is around 310 pages and covers Christ from before...

The Radical Question

"The Radical Question" by David Platt is an easy-to-read title that really is composed of two books: 1.  The Radical Question -  the reader is challenged to think about what's really important and has more eternal significance :  spending money on...

Grace

"Grace" by Max Lucado covers what the title states:  God's unmerited, undeserved grace for us.  As with other Lucado titles, the book's narrative contains the author's ability to be a master storyteller.  Each chapter is around 3-5 pages and is a...

The Invested Life

"The Invested Life" by Joel Rosenberg and T.E. Koshy incorporates the biblical command to make disciples with how to make disciples in today's world.  The book is around 270 pages and covers such topics as: Defining discipleship. Following...

The Blessed Church

"The Blessed Church" is a great read for a pastor, lay leader, or church member wanting insights on how to have a Spirit-filled church.  The title is around 210 pages, contains 34 short chapters, and covers topics such as: Righting the wrongs...

Wisdom Meets Passion

"Wisdom Meets Passion" by Dan Miller is a great read that combines the passion of youth with the wisdom of adulthood to help provide direction and clarity for your life's vision.  The author writes most most of the book and co-authors with one of his...

One Big Thing

"One Big Thing" by Phil Cooke is an engaging read on finding the purpose you were created for.  The title is around 170 pages and covers such topics as: 1.  How to live in a distracted culture. 2.  The question that only you can answer. 3. ...

Spark

"Spark" by Jason Jaggard is an invigorating read for anyone wanting to get something more out of life for God's glory.  Written from a Christian perspective, some of the topics covered include: 1.  God wants to use us to touch others. 2. ...

You're Stronger Than You Think

"You're Stronger Than You Think" by Les Parrott is a good read for anyone needing encouragement to see yourself as God sees you. Among the points covered include: 1.  Overthinking can cloud our clarity. 2.  Be careful of letting busyness...

Greater

"Greater" by Steven Furtick is an excellent read for anyone wanting to see God operating in great and might ways in his or her life.  Using the life of Elisha as an example, the topics covered include: 1.  Wherever you are, God is with you. 2....

Quiet

"Quiet" by Susan Cain focuses the impact introverts have and can make on society, only if the extroverts would listen more to them!   I consider myself an "ambivert" - about equally part introvert and extrovert: 1.   Enjoy being with people,...

Jackson The Iron-Willed Commander

"Jackson The Iron-Willed Commander"  by Paul Vickery is a good introduction to our nation's 7th president.  Living close to Jackson's birthplace, I was naturally interested in the title.  History buffs such as I know of the ongoing debate between...

Stress Point

"Stress Point" by Sarah Martin is a title aimed at young women in their 20s who are trying to find their way in life that glorifies and honors God.  I requested this title as a review copy from Booksneeze because I have a 20-year daughter who has a...

Go & Do

"Go & Do" by Jay Milbrandt is an engaging title of a college law student who wants to do something more in his life than just earning a law degree and make great money for the rest of his life.  Instead, the author desires to use his law degree to...

Tender Warrior

"Tender Warrior" by Stu Weber focuses on a man's need to provide for his family, protect them, having other men as friends, and being tough and yet tender father to his children; Among the topics covered include: 1.  Relationship between a man...

Empty Promises

"Empty Promises" by Pete Wilson is an encouraging and challenging title to not look outside of God for fulfillment in life.  Oftentimes, we attempt to fill the void in our lives through things that may be good:  career, goals, relationships, etc....

The Gospel Of Yes

"The Gospel Of Yes" by Mike Glenn  is a great read for anyone wanting God's best for life.   Among the points covered include: 1.  God wants us to be the people He wants us to be. 2.  Life will run you ragged if you do not live with the...

1000 Days The Ministry Of Christ

"1000 Days The Ministry Of Christ" by Jonathan Falwell discusses the 1000 days of Jesus Christ's public ministry and how the 1000 days may apply to our lives. Among the topics covered include: 1.  Jesus uses simple people to put down the...

Healing Your Church Hurt

"Healing Your Church Hurt" by Stephen Mansfield is a timely read for anyone who has suffered some sort of pain, rejection, or some other kind of mistreatment within a church.  Like so many others, I have experienced this at least one time in my life....

The Coming Revolution

"The Coming Revolution" by Richard G. Lee focuses on our natiion's past and a proposal to counteract the increasingly larger role government is playing in our lives. Among the areas covered include: 1.  Early history of America (incidents...

When Work And Family Collide

"When Work And Family Collide" by Andy Stanley is a timely read, especially in today's demanding workplace, of the need to make your family a higher priority than your work.  Granted, there are times when extra hours may be needed to get a job done....