Category Archives: Books

Love Wins Over Mean, Crazy, Famous People

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I finally got my hands on a copy of Rob Bell’s Love Wins. Needless to say, it was awesome. I read it last weekend and loved it. Many conservative evangelicals criticized it pre-release. They continued to harp on it following … Continue reading

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The Bible vs. The Elect

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For those of you who do not use Twitter (like myself) or do not pay any attention to the Evangelical Christian pop culture sphere, you may not have heard about the rock star pastor Rob Bell and his new book … Continue reading

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Crazy Love: Not My Book

I finished Francis Chan and Danae Yankoski’s Crazy Love literally about 10 minutes ago. After the first three chapters that I thoroughly ravaged in my previous post, nothing really perturbed me very bad. There were times when I felt annoyed, … Continue reading

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The Good News vs. Crazy Love

Thanks to the overwhelming criticism from my friends Maggie, Matt, and Mike, I decided to actually read the book Crazy Love by Francis Chan and Danae Yankoski. Last night, I sat down and read the foreword, preface, and first three … Continue reading

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Reflections on Walter Wink

On Monday this week, I read, from cover to cover, Walter Wink’s The Powers That Be.  I meant to read it for some time now.  Since N.T. Wright populates my entire reading list (I have finished five of his books … Continue reading

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