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See the About Me page, if you want to know more about ME. Otherwise, hopefully you'll know more about Jesus and some of his followers by reading here. And thanks for stopping by.

40 Questions about Roman Catholicism


Separating genuine disagreement from assumption, and maybe starting a dialogue in the process. . . . Gregg R. Allison. 40 Questions about Roman Catholicism. 336p., $23.99, Kregel Academic. The Roman Catholic faith is one of the world’s most widespread religious … Continue reading

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35 Realities


Studying the truth about who you are. . . . Phil Largent and Bill Stewart. 35 Realities: Thirty-Five Realities God Provides Every Believer in the GIFT of Eternal Life. 186p., $3.99 (Kindle), IMD International. We are living in a day … Continue reading

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Invitation to Evangelism


A look at both the historical roots and living branches of evangelism . . . Timothy K. Beougher. Invitation to Evangelism: Sharing the Gospel with Compassion and Conviction. 432p., $34.99, Kregel Academic. What exactly does it mean to “evangelize” in … Continue reading

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Searching for God in Christianity


Moving past theology and into the heart of God. . . . Sean A. Nolan. Searching for God in Christianity. 320p., $16.99, Deep River Books. This book helps Christian and secular culture alike understand the true heart and message of … Continue reading

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A History of Evangelism in North America


Some blasts from the past, as well as profiles of evangelists and disciplers who’ve been a direct influence in my own life (and even one whose material I worked on). . . . Thomas P. Johnston. A History of Evangelism … Continue reading

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The Genuine Jesus


Literally digging into the history surrounding Jesus. . . . Paul L. Maier. The Genuine Jesus: Fresh Evidence from History and Archaeology. 432p., $33.99, Kregel Academic. In this richly illustrated volume—formerly titled In the Fullness of Time—Paul Maier visits the origins … Continue reading

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Make Disciples of All Nations


It is what it says it is. . . . John D. Massey, Mike Morris, and W. Madison Grace II. Make Disciples of All Nations: A History of Southern Baptist International Missions. 360p., $22.99, Kregel Academic. For more than 175 … Continue reading

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Lost and Found along the Way


The story of one man’s pilgrimage(s) . . . and maybe it’ll inspire you to take your own. . . . Ron Williams. Lost and Found along the Way: Stories for Your Faith Walk from the Camino de Santiago. 400p., … Continue reading

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40 Questions About Interpreting the Bible


Guidance for getting the truth straight. . . . Robert L. Plummer. 40 Questions About Interpreting the Bible. 2nd edition. 368p., $25.99, Kregel Academic. 40 Questions about Interpreting the Bible, now in a revised second edition, probes the most pressing … Continue reading

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All Who Wander


Rediscovering God in the middle of brokenness. . . . Ralph Edward Plumb. All Who Wander: Rediscover God’s Purpose on Your Journey. 210p., $16.99, Illumify Media Global. How will you respond when “it” happens? Most people chart a course for … Continue reading

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