Your Money Map

"Your Money Map" by Howard Dayton is an excellent read for anyone wanting to learn more about managing their finances.  I remember the author from his work with another Christian author - Larry Burkett and enjoyed their previous titles.  Your Money...

When You Then God

"When You Then God" by Rusty George is an inspiring read for anyone wondering what God wants to do in your life. For starters, the author states that before God works in our lives, there are some things we need to do first. Some examples are: Trusting...

The Seven Laws of Love

"The Seven Laws of Love" by Dave Willis contains helpful principles for better relationships in all areas of life: family, friends, work, community, etc.  The book is around 230 pages addresses topics such as: 1.   Faith is a choice instead of a...

Honestly

"Honestly" by Daniel Fusco is a good read about seeing God in the messiness of our lives.  The book is around 150 pages and addresses such topics as:   1.  Examples in his own life (what he felf and experiences during his mom's passing and how...

Becoming A Disciple-Making Church

"Becoming A Disciple-Making Church" by Neil Anderson is a good read with an excellent approach to discipleship - before a believer can be a disciple of others, he/she must first realize who he/she is in Jesus Christ.  The book is around 220 pages and...

Discipleship That Fits

"Discipleship That Fits" is a great read addressing the great need to disciple believers in Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord towards spiritual maturity.  The authors clearly show that discipleship can take place in and out of a church building and...

VIP

"VIP" by O.S. Hawkins is a good and quick read addressing 3 necessary areas of a person's life:    Vision Integrity Purpose   The book is around 115 pages and addresses topics such as: 1.   People of vision have a lasting influence on...

The Better Life

"The Better Life" is a good title for anyone wanting a better quality life that doesn't necessarily mean you get more things done, but you spend more time on the things that really matter.  At around 150 pages, the book is a brief read and addresses...

Paths To Power

"Paths To Power" by A.W. Tozer is a short yet powerful title on getting God's power back into the church.  While the book is only around 80 pages, it packs a powerful punch (like only Tozer can) and covers topics including:   1.  If the church...

NKJV Apply The Word Study Bible

  Got the “NKJV Study The Word Study Bible” the other day and like the following features:    Easy to carry around – size is 6x9 and weighs a couple of pounds or so. Paper quality seems to be good. Good introductory...

Messed Up Men of the Bible

  “Messed Up Men of the Bible” by Tina and Dave Samples is a good title addressing certain men in the Bible, their weakness, and how to deal with similar men in the reader’s life.  The book is around 200 pages and covers the following men and...

Still Restless

  “Still Restless” by Jan Hettinga addresses the topic of people who are honestly seeking God.  The book is around 190 pages and covers some topics as:        Being angry with God. Walking away from God. ...

The Productivity Project

"The Productivity Project" by Chris Bailey is a good title for anyone wanting to get more out of their life by being more productive.  The book is around 270 pages and some of the topics covered include: 1.  Question why you want to make changes in...

Remarkable

"Remarkable" is a great title about applying principles that can make an organization great. Using a parable to make points, the two main characters are Dusty (call center regional manage) and Fred (automotive refinishing shop).  Fred shares his life...

The Heart of Revelation

The Heart of Revelation" is a good title on the Book of Revelation.  Instead of a verse-by-verse commentary, the book describes 10 major themes of Revelation:   - God Almighty, Worshipping God, People of God, Holy Spirit, Enemies of God, Mission...

Prayer

"Prayer" is a 28-chapter compilation by W.L Seaver of A.W. Tozer sermons and writings on prayer. Each chapter has the following:    - Comments by Tozer on prayer    - An "Exploring With Tozer" by Seaver on how Tozer's comments may apply to us    -...

Life In Community

"Life In Community" by Dustin Willis is a great title addressing the issue of having real fellowship in churches that result in solid, biblically-based relationships that act as a refuge in life's storms.  Indeed, I have been in some churches, Sunday...

Jesus: Understanding His Death and Resurrection

"Jesus: Understanding His Death and Resurrection" is the last of a three-part series by Kay and David Arthur on the Book of Mark.  This title covers chapters 14-16 and contains the following helpful features to aid the user in better understanding the...

The Attributes of God Volume 1

"The Attributes of God Volume 1" is a compilation of sermons preached by A.W. Tozer at Southside Alliance Church in Chicago addressing 10 of God's attributes.  A partial list includes:  goodness, justice, mercy, grace, omnipresence, and holiness. ...

Bound To Be Free

"Bound To Be Free" by D.A. Horton addresses the issue of realizing that God's love and grace is free through Jesus Christ and does not need to be earned through our performance.  The title is around 170 pages and addresses two main sctions:   ...

Love Kindness

"Love Kindness" by Barry Corey is a good title addressing the topic of the need for committed Christians to practice kindness without compromising convictions or expecting people to respond in the same way as we treat them.  The book is around 230...

Jesus: Listening for His Voice, Mark 7-13

"Jesus: Listening For His Voice, A Study of Mark 7-13" by Kay Arthur and David Arthur is a great 6-week study on how Jesus interacted with different types of people and how we can better listen to and reap the rewards of listening to and following...

Conversion and Discipleship

"Conversion and Discipleship" by Bill Hull is a great on the topic of conversion and discipleship being a package deal for the true believer in Jesus Christ. In other words, the person who confesses true faith in Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord will...

From The Pen of Pastor Paul

"From the Pen of Pastor Paul" by Daniel Hyde is a good commentary on 1st and 2nd Thessalonians.  Both books addressed the issue of Christ's Second Coming and encouraged the Thessalonian Christians to mature in their faith and relationship with Jesus...