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Letters to a Young Calvinist by James K.A. Smith
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When I was first coming to the doctrines of sovereign grace, I was pretty close to the "cage-stage" Calvinist. I also drank deeply of the individualistic Calvinism that haunts many who first come upon the beauty of God's grace. This book puts togethe ...more
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Sabbath by Dan B. Allender
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There is much to like in this book. It explains, not altogether intentionally, Jesus' words, "The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath." It covers what the Sabbath is and how it applies to us today. It thankfully escapes much gnat-strang ...more
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Empires of Dirt by Douglas Wilson
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I enjoyed reading this. It is a series of former blog posts edited as a chapter book. It is slightly disjointed in spots as the chapters don't flow as well as some of his other books but the chapters themselves are solid.
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Rejoicing in Christ by Michael Reeves
Rejoicing in Christ
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Fantastic!
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The Duties Of Parents by J.C. Ryle
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It's filleded with solid biblical advice for parents.
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The Man Who Was Thursday by G.K. Chesterton
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While not my favorite book by Chesterton, it is enjoyable.
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A Grief Observed by C.S. Lewis
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I appreciated being able to read C.S. Lewis writing as a human, not as a brilliant mind. There are wonderful insights in the book, but it's not the same as the rest of his works. This was a series of journal entries he kept after his wife, Joy Davidm ...more
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Writers to Read by Douglas Wilson
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If you've ever read much of Doug Wilson, you already know he likes these particular authors. I mainly read this book to find out what books by those authors he recommends. It's light and enjoyable.
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Parenting by Paul David Tripp
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If you've ever read Paul Tripp, you know the kind of book you'll get. This book applies the grace of God to parenting. It is not filled with practical tips, as there are already plenty of books that help in those areas. It is a book that will change ...more
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