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Review of Hybels’ “Whisper”

This entry is part 19 of 23 in the series Book Reviews

This entry is part 19 of 23 in the series Book Reviews For several summers I was a salesperson for a Memphis Ace Hardware store.  In some ways, the job was easy.  We had a slow trickle of customers and at least two salespersons to handle their requests.  In other ways, however, the job was […]

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Review of Introducing the Missional Church

This entry is part 18 of 23 in the series Book Reviews

This entry is part 18 of 23 in the series Book ReviewsIntroducing the Missional Church: What It Is, Why It Matters, How to Become One (Allelon Missional Series) Alan Roxburgh and M.  Scott Boren Baker Books, 2009 This book is part of the effort of the Gospel and Our Culture Network to explore how churches […]

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Book Review: “Almost Christian” by Kenda Dean

This entry is part 17 of 23 in the series Book Reviews

This entry is part 17 of 23 in the series Book Reviews Kenda Dean begins her latest book with these words: “American young people are, theoretically, fine with religious faith—but it does not concern them very much, and it is not durable enough to survive long after they graduate from high school. One more thing: […]

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Review of N. T. Wright’s “After You Believe”

This entry is part 16 of 23 in the series Book Reviews

This entry is part 16 of 23 in the series Book Reviews A friend of a friend once shared that, moments after his baptism, a church leader admonished him: “Well, Jesus has done his part.  The rest is up to you.”  For this individual, Christian character was a duty by which we get the rest […]

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