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Postmodern Youth Ministry: Exploring Cultural Shift, Creating Holistic Connections, Cultivating Authentic Community
3.45
Nice book that introduces ways of thinking about youth ministry (really, all ministry) in a postmodern situation. Some of his examples are a little od ...more
Jul 21, 2011
Jul 19, 2011
 
Market Socialism: The Debate Among Socialists
3.00
A little uneven, but has some good stuff. The first essays really set up a practical, realistic vision of socialism in light of our world.
Nov 29, 2013
Nov 29, 2013
 
In Pursuit of the Almighty's Dollar: A History of Money and American Protestantism
3.70
Pretty informational and quite interesting. He traces the development of concepts like tithing and stewardship in American Christianity over the last ...more
Jul 05, 2011
Jun 28, 2011
 
Homosexuality in the Church
3.88
A bit dated at places, but overall a good introduction to both sides of the discussion on homosexuality in the church
Dec 30, 2013
Dec 26, 2013
 
Revolutionary Christian Citizenship
3.75
I really wanted to love this book, but just couldn't, especially in light of some of the accusations made against him as of late.
Dec 17, 2013
Dec 08, 2013
 
The Depression Cure: The 6-Step Program to Beat Depression without Drugs
4.10
He is a little too "neat" at times. Mental illness is a lot messier than he allows it at times. But, for a lot of people struggling with minor forms o ...more
Dec 23, 2013
Dec 01, 2013
 
Good News to the Poor: John Wesley's Evangelical Economics
4.15
offers a different perspective on Wesley and the Methodist movement.
Jan 26, 2012
Jan 19, 2012
 
We Speak Because We Have First Been Spoken: A Grammar of the Preaching Life
4.50
A very good book for today's world.
Dec 22, 2013
Dec 14, 2013
 
God, Sexuality, and the Self
3.93
An excellent study of the Trinity, with the idea that our desire (specifically sexual desire) is an imaging of God's desire for us.
Dec 30, 2013
Dec 19, 2013
 
Desire, Market, Religion
4.00
One of the more trenchant analyses of theology and economics from the perspective of theologoumenon.
Jan 07, 2014
Dec 19, 2013
 
Unaccustomed Earth
4.09
It felt like the same thing over and over again.
Jul 26, 2011
Jul 12, 2011
 
Unchristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks about Christianity...and Why It Matters
3.84
The social analysis is interesting but the theology they adhere to and promulgate is not very well thought out and, in my opinion, stays trapped in a ...more
Mar 27, 2012
Feb 16, 2012
 
Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System from Crisis — and Themselves
4.02
Best overview of the financial crisis of 2008.
May 12, 2012
Apr 15, 2012
 
The Forgotten Ways: Reactivating the Missional Church
4.05
I did not find this book to be as helpful or useful as other "missional" books. Also, it wasn't designed very well and I'm still not sure what the "fo ...more
Jan 26, 2012
Dec 04, 2011
 
Almost Christian: What the Faith of Our Teenagers Is Telling the American Church
3.96
You may want to read Soul Searching first; but this is a good book and is really a nice counter to some of the ills of contemporary Christianity in Am ...more
Nov 09, 2011
Jul 26, 2011
 
When Christians Get It Wrong
4.14
Good book answering some of the places where Christians screw up the Christian faith. It's set up in a way to be great for a small group/book study.
Feb 09, 2012
Oct 06, 2011
 
The Moment of Complexity: Emerging Network Culture
3.58
Good until he starts to brag about his own accomplishments in the last chapter.
Mar 22, 2011
Mar 07, 2011
 
What's the Least I Can Believe and Still Be a Christian?: A Guide to What Matters Most
3.59
Generally a good book for what it is.
Sep 03, 2011
Aug 29, 2011
 
The Housing Boom and Bust
4.07
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Feb 03, 2012
Jan 31, 2012
 
The Early Church (The Pelican History of the Church, #1)
3.88
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Jul 26, 2012
 
Where the Sidewalk Ends: The Poems and Drawings of Shel Silverstein
4.25
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Jan 02, 2011
 
Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo
4.07
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Nov 11, 2011
 
Philosophy in a Time of Terror: Dialogues with Jürgen Habermas and Jacques Derrida
3.83
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Sep 15, 2012
 
Searching for God Knows What
3.93
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Nov 11, 2011
 
The Beatles Anthology
4.38
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Sep 15, 2011
 
Homegrown Democrat: A Few Plain Thoughts from the Heart of America
3.96
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Jun 19, 2014
Jun 19, 2014
 
Of Mice and Men
3.79
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not set
Jan 02, 2011
 
Girl Meets God
3.94
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Nov 15, 2012
 
An Abundance of Katherines
3.77
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Jan 17, 2012
 
Anarcho-Syndicalism: Theory and Practice
3.88
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Dec 27, 2012
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