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Eve in Exile and the Restoration of Femininity
4.49
it was amazing
What a book! I dare to say that this is the best book I've ever read for women*. It is like a cold bucket of water thrown over the comfortable and con ...more
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Sep 18, 2016
 
Let Me be a Woman
4.27
it was amazing
So much wisdom to glean from this book. I would urge all young women to read this little book, a book which serves as an antidote against the falsehoo ...more
Jun 26, 2013
Jun 13, 2013
 
The Family: What the Bible Says about Roles and Relationships in a Harmonious Christian Household
4.23
liked it
Reading this book is like looking at a perfect painting of the Christian family in a beautiful museum. Miller (1880's) describes in detail how does th ...more
Jan 25, 2013
Jan 13, 2013
 
This Momentary Marriage: A Parable of Permanence
4.29
it was amazing
This an excellent book. It is different than the other books on marriage in that it starts -and ends- stressing the main biblical purpose on marriage: ...more
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Jul 22, 2012
 
On Asking God Why: And Other Reflections on Trusting God in a Twisted World
3.94
it was amazing
Note to self: There should always be an Elizabeth Elliot's book on my nightstand. Her words are always timely and encouraging. I am so grateful for he ...more
Jul 04, 2014
Jun 29, 2014
 
The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert
4.26
it was amazing
Superb! The kind of story that only God can write, one full of true hope and redemption; and told in such a way that makes you look up and praise God. ...more
Mar 15, 2013
Mar 12, 2013
 
Instruments in the Redeemer's Hands: People in Need of Change Helping People in Need of Change
4.37
it was amazing
Loved this one. Hard to read and then put away in a bookshelf, though. This is a book that needs to be revisited many times.
Mar 15, 2017
Mar 18, 2017
 
Defending Marriage: Twelve Arguments for Sanity
4.55
it was amazing
Excellent! This is a powerful and necessary book. Buy (and read it!) it before it gets banned.



Here is a link to a more extensive and helpful review:
...more
May 04, 2016
May 04, 2016
 
God at Work: Your Christian Vocation in All of Life
4.03
really liked it
Such a good -and easy to read book. It is the first time I actually read about the doctrine of vocation and I was stirred up to keep pursuing the good ...more
Oct 24, 2014
Oct 24, 2014
 
Splendor in the Ordinary: Your Home as a Holy Place
4.08
really liked it
Beautiful.
Jun 15, 2015
Jun 19, 2015
 
Blood-Bought World
4.50
it was amazing
This a disruptive book that will make you uncomfortable. But isn't that what the Gospel is all about? Isn't that the way of Grace? Isn't that what we ...more
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Apr 27, 2016
 
For a Glory and a Covering: A Practical Theology of Marriage
4.36
it was amazing
A favorite book on marriage.

Some favorite quotes:

"The one thing that discontented people cannot do is give thanks, and therefore they cannot have the
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Jan 2010
Apr 01, 2012
 
The Mark of a Man: Following Christ's Example of Masculinity
4.09
it was amazing
Excellent. This is a book E. Elliot wrote for her nephew.
May 29, 2014
Jun 29, 2014
 
Sacred Marriage Participant's Guide: What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy?
4.20
liked it
I shared some of my thoughts about this book on my blog:

http://www.beckypliego.com/2010/08/fr...

"Yes, it is difficult to love your spouse. But if you
...more
Aug 2010
Apr 01, 2012
 
Friends and Lovers: Cultivating Companionship and Intimacy in Marriage
4.17
liked it
This a good short book (less than 100 pages) and it grew out of two addresses that Joel R. Beeke gave in a family conference.

The book is divided in t
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May 15, 2012
Apr 01, 2012
 
Bed And Board: Plain Talk About Marriage
4.39
it was amazing
Wonderful!

Some of my favorite quotes from chapters 1-4 are here:

http://pixelsandstories.wordpress.com...

And my favorite quotes from the main chapters
...more
Feb 22, 2013
Feb 15, 2013
 
A Severe Mercy: A Story of Faith, Tragedy and Triumph
4.32
really liked it
Not even the strongest love between a man and a woman can resist the strongest Love of all: God's.

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May 17, 2016
 
Praise Her in the Gates
4.22
it was amazing
Excellent.

I've read it a few times already and will sure read it again more than once.
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Apr 01, 2013
 
The Christian Lover: The Sweetness of Love and Marriage in the Letters of Believers
4.13
it was amazing
Beautiful.
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Feb 25, 2013
 
Marriage: The Dream That Refuses to Die
3.57
liked it
Interesting.
Sep 12, 2012
Sep 12, 2012
 
Sex and the Supremacy of Christ
4.15
liked it
Part 1: God and Sex, and Part 5: History and Sex deserve 5 stars.

Sep 30, 2012
Sep 24, 2012
 
Prayers of an Excellent Wife: Intercession for Him
4.43
it was amazing
Love it.
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May 18, 2012
 
The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God
4.44
really liked it
Very good. Well grounded in the Scriptures.
Sep 04, 2012
Aug 29, 2012
 
Twenty Poems to Bless Your Marriage: And One to Save It
3.87
it was ok
I loved 5 of the 20 poems.
Jan 12, 2013
Jan 06, 2013
 
Women, Slaves, and the Gender Debate: A Complementarian Response to the Redemptive-Movement Hermeneutic
3.13
really liked it
Thorough and clear.



Oct 18, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
 
Ephesians (Reformed Expository Commentary)
4.23
it was amazing
Another excellent commentary in this series!

I appreciated very much the three extensive and clear chapters on the family order.

As always, I recommend
...more
Mar 20, 2013
Jan 19, 2013
 
Father Hunger: Why God Calls Men to Love and Lead Their Families
4.36
it was amazing
Excellent book. I would really like to encourage my female friends to read it. This book is not only about "how to be a father," it goes deeper, it de ...more
Jul 03, 2012
May 18, 2012
 
Her Hand in Marriage
3.95
it was amazing
Clearly stated biblical principles on courtship. Pastor Wilson does not give a set of rules or a "paint-by-number" scheme, which is something I apprec ...more
Feb 23, 2013
Feb 23, 2013
 
How to Be Free from Bitterness: And Other Essays on Christian Relationships
4.43
really liked it
Very good. Super practical.
May 10, 2014
Apr 03, 2014
 
The Four Loves
4.16
it was amazing
Very good. So much to consider in these pages.

-This was a gift from my son Sants this Christmas-
Feb 21, 2014
Jan 31, 2014
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