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....

Tyndale

"Tyndale" by David Teems is a title on a very important but largely forgotten figure in Christianity:  William Tyndale, known for translating the Bible into an English version that the common person could read and understand.   Among the topics...

I Am A Follower

"I Am A Follower" by Leonard Sweet confronts the long-held belief that Christians are to be leaders instead of followers.  Sweet convincingly presents the true Christian as being a follower of Jesus Christ instead of aspiring to be a leader of others....

Man Alive

"Man Alive" by Patrick Morley is a good title for any man struggling with meaning in life.   Morley believes that men have at least 7 needs: 1.  To feel like he does not have to live life alone.  Contrary to what our American individualist...

Why Men Hate Going To Church

"Why Men Hate Going To Church" by David Murrow is a thought-provoking and entertaining read as stated in the title - why men do not go to church. The author gives an example of the problem as reflected in a Men's Gathering Conference where he was...

Torn

"Torn" by Jud Wilhite is a great title for anyone needing encouragement during a tough time in life.  The author, a pastor in Las Vegas, writes in a clear and lucid style the reader can readily understand.  He shares his own experiences and those from...

Nearing Home

"Nearing Home" by Billy Graham is an honest and thought-provoking book that will challenge the reader to consider life's brevity and if God should allow, to age gracefully.  A long-time admirer of Reverend Graham, I am sad to see him aging but also...

For Men Only

"For Men Only" by Shaunti and Jeff Feldhahn is a quick and easy read on what men need to know about the significant woman in their lives (wife, fiancee, girlfriend) with a decidedly Christian point of view.  An earlier title by the couple focused on...

Pershing

"Pershing" by John Perry focuses on General John Pershing, commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force (AEF) of American troops in WWI, and is another great title in "The Generals" series by Thomas Nelson Publishers. While only two men in our...

Decision Points

"Decision Points" by former President George W. Bush is a revealing look at the thought processes of 43 as he faced several extremely critical decisions during his presidency.  Among the areas covered include:  1. Stem Cell research  2....

Sherman The Ruthless Victor

Being a lifelong Southerner and Civil War buff, I have read several titles on battles, generals, events, etc. concerning the American Civil War/War For Southern Independence/War Of Northern Aggression/War For State's Rights/Or Whatever You Want To...

Relentless

"Relentless" by John Bevere focuses on our need to finish life well and to pursue God with passion.  The title is around 230 pages, contains 18 chapters, and covers topics such as: 1.   Sometimes our greatest challenge is to believe God's Word over...

The 360 Degree Leader

"The 360 Leader" by John Maxwell focuses on middle management leaders who have people reporting to them and have superiors they must report to.  Maxwell addresses this issue from 6 main chapters: 1. Myths of leading from the middle of an...

The God Pocket

"The God Pocket" by Bruce Wilkinson concerns the principle of realizing that everyone you have (money, goods, etc.) ultimately belongs to God that we are to follow His nudges when He leads us to share our blessings with others. The small booklet is...

Your 100 Day Prayer

"Your 100 Day Prayer" by John Snyder is an excellent read for anyone who either is waiting on God for something or wants to learn what is involved in waiting on God.  Our natural human tendency is not to want to wait on anyone or anything, for that...

Our Last Great Hope

"Our Last Great Hope" by Ronnie Floyd is a great read for anyone who needs a wake-up call in telling others about saving faith in Jesus Christ.  Indeed, as time marches on and we get closer to Jesus' return, the sense of urgency ought to increase in...