Radically Normal by Josh Kelley (@joshkelley)

Aug 03

Radically Normal by Josh Kelley (@joshkelley)

Radically Normal was a normal book. (Hey, what did you expect?) In a culture where we are constantly urged to be “radical” Christians, author Josh Kelley provides a more balanced perspective by suggesting that it’s okay to be normal for Jesus. Rather than feeling guilty for not being radical enough, maybe we should strive to be radically normal. It’s a refreshing...

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Living in the Light of Eternity by K.P. Yohannan

Jun 24

Living in the Light of Eternity by K.P. Yohannan

Living in the Light of Eternity challenges us to look beyond the temporary to the eternal; to look away from ourselves to the needs of others; and to look at our present circumstances in light of the bigger picture—the eternal picture. But it doesn’t aim to create a guilt trip about how we’re living compared to the rest of the world who needs Christ. Instead, it...

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Go Small: Because God Doesn’t Care about Your Status, Size, or Success by Craig Gross

Jun 11

Go Small: Because God Doesn’t Care about Your Status, Size, or Success by Craig Gross

Go Small Because God Doesn’t Care about Your Status, Size, or Success Craig Gross 2014 222 pages   When I saw this book, Go Small: Because God Doesn’t Care about Your Status, Size, or Success by Craig Gross, I knew I needed to read it because I’ve wrestled with these very issues as a Christian author. There is so much pressure to “build your...

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Embracing Obscurity by Anonymous

Jun 06

Embracing Obscurity by Anonymous

Embracing Obscurity Becoming Nothing in Light of God’s Everything Anonymous 2013 195 pages   Embracing Obscurity, by an anonymous author, tackles the dilemmas and dangers of our self-obsession. According to the author, “Embracing obscurity is not about wiping ourselves from existence but rather, voluntarily, becoming nothing in light of everything God is...

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A Life of Balance by KP Yohannan

Apr 06

A Life of Balance by KP Yohannan

A Life of Balance K.P. Yohannan 2014 78 pages   In this booklet, K.P. Yohannan explores the opposites we must learn to balance in our lives as Christians: discipline and freedom, love and doctrine, zeal and wisdom, faith and common sense, or our sacrifice and God’s grace. Tweetable quotes from the book: “Even when you are discouraged about yourself, God is...

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Soul Tattoo: A Life and Spirit Bearing the Marks of God by Samuel Kee

Jan 18

Soul Tattoo: A Life and Spirit Bearing the Marks of God by Samuel Kee

Soul Tattoo A Life and Spirit Bearing the Marks of God Samuel Kee 2014 242 pages   I just finished reading Soul Tattoo: A Life and Spirit Bearing the Marks of God by Samuel Kee. I had it on my Kindle for months, but having a surplus of content, I hadn’t read it until now. I wish I had read it sooner because it was fascinating. The author uses the imagery of...

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