The Navy SEAL Art of War

"The Navy SEAL Art of War" by Rob Roy and Chris Lawson is a good title for anyone wanting to learn more about the Navy Seals and incorporating their discipline and other traits to the business world. The book is around 200 pages and covers topics such...

Passing Through: Pilgrim Life in the Wilderness

"Passing Through: Pilgrim Life in the Wilderness" by Jeremy Walker the tension a Christian faces between living life here on earth and remembering that we are but pilgrims who will go to an eternal home far better than what the present life offers. ...

What Keeps You Up at Night

"What Keeps You Up at Night" by Pete Wilson is a great title for anyone needing encouragement to continue towards the dream/vision that God has in store for you.  The book is around 200 pages, contains 12 chapters, and addresses such issues as: 1. ...

Your Blueprint For Life

"Your Blueprint For Life" by Michael Kendrick is a good title for anyone wanting clarity for God's desire for their lives, particularly in the following areas:  spiritual, relational, physical, financial, and career.  The book is around 220 pages and...

Take My Hand Again

"Take My Hand Again" is a good title for anyone wanting to assist an aging loved one.  My mother in law belongs in that category and my wife and I read through the book and offer the following comments: 1.  Very practical guide for helping aging...

How To Enjoy Reading Your Bible

"How To Enjoy Reading Your Bible" by Keith Ferrin is a good title for anyone wanting insights on how to get more out of your Bible reading time.  The book is around 150 pages, contains 10 tips for your reading, and contains such points as: 1. ...

Kingdom Come

"Kingdom Come" by Reggie McNeal is a pretty good title concerning the role of the church and God's kingdom in the world. I can certainly agree, based on past experiences, that churches have the tendency to have programs focusing on church members...

Seven Men: And The Secret of Their Greatness

"Seven Men" by Eric Metaxas is a great title for anyone looking for an introduction to 7 men who made a positive impact on the world in their time.  The book is around 240 pages and covers the following men and their challenge: 1.  George...

Ulrich Zwingli

"Ulrich Zwingli" by William Borkenstein is a good read for anyone wanting to learn more about Zwingli, who was, along with Martin Luther, an important figure in the Protestant Reformation.  The book is around 160 pages and covers such topics as: ...

Praying Over God's Promises

"Praying Over God's Promises" by Thomas Yeakley is a good title for anyone needing encouragement to hang in there and cling to God's promises for your life.  The book is around 110 pages, is an easy read, and covers topics such as: 1.  While God...

The Complete 101 Collection - What Every Leader Needs to Know

"The Complete 101 Collection" by John Maxwell is a comprehensive treatment on the subject of several leadership topics:  attitude, self-improvement, relationships, success, teamwork, equipping, and mentoring.  The book is just over 600 pages and...

Living Without Worry

"Living Without Worry" by Timothy Lane is a good title for anyone wanting to learn how to live without worry from a decidedly Christian perspective.  The book is around 140 pages and covers such topics as:   1.  Worrying during certain phases of...

Facing The Blitz

"Facing The Blitz" by Jeff Kemp is a good title for anyone wanting to use their trials as opportunities to grow for God's glory.  My interest in the book is due to the Los Angeles Rams being my favorite team growing up - one of the teams Kemp played...

The Art of Work

"The Art of Work" by Jeff Goins is a good title for anyone wanting to learn more about finding out their purpose in life.  The book is around 200 pages and covers such points as: 1.  The importance of finding a good mentor.  Unfortunately, in...

All The Places To Go

"All The Places To Go" by John Ortberg is a good title for anyone wanting to learn more on how to react to life's open doors.  The book is around 270 pages and covers such topics as: 1.  You don't know what you can do until you actually do it. 2. ...

Waiting On God

"Waiting On God" is yet another great title by Charles Stanley and focuses, as the title suggests, waiting on God to act on our behalf.  In a nutshell, "waiting" may be defined as waiting for the Lord to bring a dream/vision/desire to realization...

Facing Leviathan

"Facing Leviathan", while containing some good points, did, in my humble opinion, like some other reviewers, seemed to be unfocused and distracting in certain areas.  Bouncing around from Hitler, Paris, bohemian lifestyles, the French Revolution,...

The Leadership Handbook

"The Leadership Handbook" by John Maxwell is a good title for anyone wanting to improve their leadership skills. Whether at home, church, work, community, etc., we serve in some sort of leadership capacity and can stand to improve in some way. The...

Rising Above A Toxic Workplace

"Rising Above a Toxic Workplace" is a good read for anyone needing encouragement or advice on dealing with a difficult work environment.  Currently I work with a great company with a good work environment but unfortunately in today's market, that can...

Rising Above A Toxic Workplace

"Rising Above a Toxic Workplace" is a good read for anyone needing encouragement or advice on dealing with a difficult work environment.  Currently I work with a great company with a good work environment but unfortunately in today's market, that can...

The Evangelism Study Bible

"The Evangelism Study Bible" is a good tool for anyone wanting more suggestions on how to share the gospel using stories from the Bible.  The title uses 62 of the 66 books of the Bible (except for Obadiah, Zephaniah, Philemon, and 3 John) and...

Fairness Is Overrated

"Fairness Is Overrated" by Tim Stevens is a great title for anyone desiring insights on being a leader (servant) in the workplace.  Indeed, for the Christian, the most effective ministry will often be in the marketplace outside of the church house. ...

Vision Map

"Vision Map" by Joel Malm is a great read for anyone wanting clarity for their life, specifically, their purpose for being here on earth.  Less than 100 pages, easy to read, and to the point, "Vision Map" covers such topics as: 1.  Developing a...

Ordinary

"Ordinary" by Tony Merida is a good read for anyone wanting to be different from the self-absorbed, self-obsessed world we live in.  As a member of the "evangelical right" I have to admit that at times we emphasize right theology to the point of...