Monthly Archives: August 2019

Maximizing the Midsize Church


Got a decent-sized (but not big) church, and want to keep a handle on where you’re at and where you’re going? David J. Peter. Maximizing the Midsize Church: Effective Leadership for Fruitful Mission and Ministry. 176p., $18.99, Kregel Ministry. Nearly … Continue reading

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Lay Down Your Goals    


Let’s return to the idea of us “taking things out of God’s hands” through our own control issues—specifically, through the plans and goals we lay out for ourselves. There’s nothing wrong with having goals for our lives. They give us … Continue reading

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The Business of Your Life


For young people ready to take their finances into their own hands. . . . Keith Lloyd Brown. The Business of Your Life: A Young Christian’s Guide to Financial Literacy. 240p., $16.99, Deep River Books. Former Ameriprise financial planner Keith … Continue reading

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Lay Down Your Doubt


Our anxiety expresses itself through doubt. And our doubt expresses itself by taking things into our own hands. Whether we say it or even consciously think it, trying to make things happen on our own says, at best, “God’s not … Continue reading

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Between Us Guys


For dads, and for all those conversations they’ve been meaning to have with their sons. . . . Joel Fitzpatrick. Between Us Guys: Life-Changing Conversations for Dads and Sons. 128p., $17.99, New Growth Press. This easy-to-use, life-changing book for fathers … Continue reading

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