Reviews

  • Book Reviews: Living by the Word of God

    Books reviewed in this issue are Living by the Word of God by Davis Byrd, The Thorn by Beverly Lewis and Mobilizing Men for One-on-One Ministry by Steve Sonderman.

  • Book Reviews: Have a Little Faith: A True Story

    Books reviewed in this issue include Have a Little Faith: A True Story by Mitch Albom, Jesus Manifesto by Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola and Back on Murder by J. Mark Bertrand.

  • Book Reviews: Permission to Speak Freely

    Books reviewed in this issue are Permission to Speak Freely: Essays and Art on Fear, Confession, and Grace by Anne Jackson and A Door Set Open: Grounding Change in Mission and Hope by Peter L. Steinke.

  • Book Reviews: Evidence for God

    Books reviewed in this issue include Evidence for God by William A. Dembski and Michael R. Licona, Green Like God: Unlocking the Divine Plan for Our Planet by Jonathan Merritt and Reinventing Youth Ministry (Again): From Bells and Whistles to Flesh and Blood by Wayne Rice.

  • Book Reviews: Everything Christmas

    Books reviewed in this issue are Everything Christmas by David Bordon and Tim Winters, Stories Behind the Greatest Hits of Christmas by Ace Collins and Encountering Heaven and the Afterlife by James L. Garlow & Keith Wall.

  • Book Reviews: A Simple Christmas

    Books reviewed in this issue are A Simple Christmas by Mike Huckabee, Three Wise Cats: A Christmas Story by Harold M. Konstantelos and Terri Jenkins-Brady and One Simple Act: Discovering the Power of Generosity by Debbie Macomber.

  • Book Reviews: Loving Beyond Your Theology

    Books reviewed in this issue are Loving Beyond Your Theology: The Life and Ministry of Jimmy Raymond Allen by Larry McSwain,  Apparent Danger: The Pastor of America’s First Megachurch and the Texas Murder Trial of the Decade in the 1920s by David Stokes and Five Ministry Killers and How to Defeat Them by Charles Stone.

  • Book Reviews: Bare Bones Bible Facts

    Books reviewed in this issue are The Bare Bones Bible Facts: A Quick Reference to People, Places & Things by Jim George, It’s Taken Years to Get This Old by Karen O’Connor, and Homosexuality and the Christian: A Guide for Parents, Pastors, and Friends by Mark A. Yarhouse.

  • Book Reviews: Gods and Guitars

    Books reviewed in this issue include Gods and Guitars: Seeking the Sacred in Post-1960s Popular Music by Michael J. Gilmour and Think Like an Octopus: The Key to Becoming a Good Thinker by Wallace Roark.

  • Book Reviews: Classic Christianity

    Books reviewed in this issue are Classic Christianity by Bob George, Don’t Miss the Blessing by Jo Ann Paris Leavell with Rhonda Harrington Kelley, Christians Are Hate-Filled Hypocrites … and Other Lies You’ve Been Told by Bradley R.E. Wright and 365 Reasons Why Getting’ Old Ain’t So Bad by Karen O’Connor.

  • Book Reviews: You Matter to God

    Books reviewed in this issue are You Matter to God: Discovering Your True Value and Identity in God’s Eyes by Derek Prince, Everything You Know About Evangelicals is Wrong (Well, Almost Everything): An Insider’s Look at Myths & Realities by Steve Wilkens and Don Thorsen and Jungle Sunrise by Jonathan Williams.

  • Book Review: Stuff Christians Like

    While you were sleeping in worship service, Jonathan Acuff stayed awake, taking notes. And while you were piling your plate at the pot-luck supper, making prayer requests in your small group and “just” praying in public, Acuff was watching you.