Tag: Church

“Love & War” by John & Stasi Eldredge

“Love & War” by John & Stasi Eldredge

Book Review Love & War: Finding the Marriage You've Dreamed of by John & Stasi Eldredge There's not an instructional manual on marriage.  There's not a list of steps on how to become one with another human, on how to love another more than yourself; on being committed for, and beyond, life.  That's impossible.  But … Continue reading “Love & War” by John & Stasi Eldredge

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Book Review / “Moving Mountains: Praying with Passion, Confidence, and Authority”

Book Review / “Moving Mountains: Praying with Passion, Confidence, and Authority”

BOOK REVIEW Moving Mountains: Praying with Passion, Confidence, and Authority by John Eldredge How do you pray?  How do you speak with the Master and Mankind, the Creator of the Universe?  By sometimes merely repeating oft-used phrases, key words, and habitual thanks and requests?  Me too. I now think about it differently.  Eldredge challenges prayer … Continue reading Book Review / “Moving Mountains: Praying with Passion, Confidence, and Authority”

Review of “Traces of the Kingdom”

"Through the ages, Christianity has been a hijacked religion." (pp. 625) Using extensively-quoted primary sources, Keith Sisman traces the existence of the Kingdom of our Lord -- his Church -- through the Dark Ages in England.  I highly recommend this work, available on-line at Traces-of-the-Kingdom.org. Christians are seen through the lens of the persecution of … Continue reading Review of “Traces of the Kingdom”

Called to be Saints

"Unto the church of God which is at Corinth, to them that are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints..." (1 Corinthians 1:2a). The Bible teaches that a Saint is a member of Christ's Church, one of God's Elect.  A Saint is a righteous person. Individual members of the Lord's Church are called to … Continue reading Called to be Saints