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Book Review: Soul Keeping by John Ortberg

Soul KeepingNow this review is special as I had the privilege of getting an advance copy of the book from Zondervan which is published today (22nd April)

Here is stolen blurb from anywhere that sells the book : 

Many people think that the “soul” is a theologically abstract subject. But Jesus said it’s worth more than the world! With Ortberg’s signature insight, inspiration, and wit, you’ll rediscover your soul and how to care for it. Making a challenging topic accessible, he’ll help you take your relationship with God to the next level.

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Book review: Beautiful Outlaw by John Eldredge

I haven’t reviewed for a while, but I have been reading!  Here’s a fresh one for you

Here is stolen blurb from anywhere that sells the book : 

Reading the Gospels without knowing the personality of Jesus is like watching television with the sound turned off. The result is a dry, two dimensional person doing strange, undecipherable things.

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A quick brain dump from the Christian New Media Conference 2013

I’ve finally managed to sit down with a cup of tea after getting home and doing ‘house stuff’ and my brain is fizzing with media jargon, inspired sound bites, really useful information and Plans That Must Be Actioned.

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The dad God wants me to be

coastal wallI am a young man (33 years old) but even I can see that over the years – and certainly within my lifetime – masculinity has been diminished by a strong desire to promote equality.  I’m pro equality, I believe that it is a biblical principle and one that should be fought for, but not at the expense of making everyone the same.

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