What the Bible Says About Healthy Living by Rex M.D. Russell

Jan 09

What the Bible Says About Healthy Living by Rex M.D. Russell

Rex Russell’s book, What the Bible Says about Healthy Living, explores what the Bible says about healthy diet and compares it with modern science. The research upholds the wisdom of biblical advice so the author encourages us to heed the dietary laws, not in a legalistic obedience, but as a way to honor our Creator with our bodies. I was most interested in the...

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The Names of God by Ken Hemphill

Jan 05

The Names of God by Ken Hemphill

I’m currently delving into the names of God so I picked up this eBook by Ken Hemphill, The Names of God. I’ve never given any thorough study to the Hebrew names of God in the Old Testament so I thought this book would be a good place to start. I have to admit I had a difficult time concentrating and following this text. Some parts were academic and dry, listing the...

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Top 20 Books to Read in 2017

Dec 29

Top 20 Books to Read in 2017

I read more than 75 books in 2016 and I selected the twenty that had the greatest impact on my spiritual life, mental health, and general beliefs. I collected my book reviews for them in one eBook so you can browse my picks easily. As you’ll notice, grace is a recurring theme on the list. I had a profound shift in my thinking about grace because I had been...

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How to Get Great Book Reviews Frugally and Ethically by Carolyn Howard-Johnson (@FrugalBookPromo)

Dec 27

How to Get Great Book Reviews Frugally and Ethically by Carolyn Howard-Johnson (@FrugalBookPromo)

I found practical suggestions on almost every page of Carolyn Howard-Johnson’s book, How to Get Great Book Reviews Frugally and Ethically. I was already applying her ideas before I even finished the book. This is without question the most helpful book for authors I have ever read. One quote summarizes her whole approach: “Getting great reviews is about...

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Hearing God through Biblical Meditation by @MarkVirkler

Dec 26

Hearing God through Biblical Meditation by @MarkVirkler

Hearing God through Biblical Meditation is another valuable book by Mark Virkler. It expands upon the overview of biblical meditation provided in the brief eBook, Meditation: How to Study the Bible in the Presence of God. So if one were choosing between the two, I’d go for this more comprehensive edition because it not only provides solid biblical teaching, but...

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Meditation: How to Study the Bible in the Presence of God by @MarkVirkler

Dec 18

Meditation: How to Study the Bible in the Presence of God by @MarkVirkler

Meditation: How to Study the Bible in the Presence of God offers a brief introduction to biblical meditation, which the author defines as “God’s Spirit utilizing every faculty of my heart and mind, bringing forth revelation which ushers in transformation.” Meditation involves asking God to open the eyes of your heart so you can understand (Ephesians 1:18) what He...

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