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Paradoxology: Book Review

Paradoxology: Book Review

I must admit, before reading this book, I have always enjoyed reading Krish Kandiah’s books and articles. The first time I met him was during my time on CU exec at uni. As the Evangelism coordinator I had the privileged of working with him as […]

2016 Reading Round Ups

2016 Reading Round Ups

In 2016 I was pleasantly surprised to actually finish my reading target, which was to read 45 books. With a new baby needing nightfeeds and lots of ebooks, reaching my target wasn’t too difficult. So this year, I have set a target of 48 books […]

Liturgy of the Ordinary | Book Review

Liturgy of the Ordinary | Book Review

Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life by Tish Harrison Warren is the type of book that causes you to pause and ponder after each chapter. These books, for me, don’t tend to come around too often, but when they do I lap them […]

5 Reasons to Read: Answering Jihad

5 Reasons to Read: Answering Jihad

Written by Nabeel Quereshi (author of “Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus), this book comes at a time when a lot of people are asking questions about Islam. Nabeel writes this book from the perspective of growing up as a Muslim but now a follower of Jesus. […]

5 Reasons to Read: The Myth of the Non-Christian

5 Reasons to Read: The Myth of the Non-Christian

I recently got a review copy (from Netgalley) of The Myth of the Non-Christian by Luke Cawley. Here is a short blurb from Goodreads: “There’s no such thing as a non-Christian. Somebody might self-identify as spiritual but not religious. Or they might be a practicing […]

5 Reasons to Read: A Wilderness of Mirrors

5 Reasons to Read: A Wilderness of Mirrors

Recently I was given a review copy of Mark Meynell’s new book: A wilderness of mirrors. Overall I found this book a rich and insightful read. Here are 5 reasons why: 1. A deep look at culture – Mark Meynell invites us to take a […]

5 Reasons to Read ‘Planet Narnia’

5 Reasons to Read ‘Planet Narnia’

I have just recently finished reading Planet Narnia: The Seven Heavens in the Imagination of C. S. Lewis by Michael Ward that came out quite a few years ago. I first heard of this book through the BBC documentary on the Narnia Code and then […]

The Skeletons in God’s Closet | Book Review

The Skeletons in God’s Closet | Book Review

I have just recently finished the book called “The Skeletons in God’s Closet: The Mercy of Hell, the Surprise of Judgement, the hope of holy war” by Joshua Ryan Butler. A title that smacks you in the face and makes you ask “really?” Butler holds back no […]

I Am Margaret | Book Review

I Am Margaret | Book Review

I am Margaret is a thrilling book, from the time I started it to the moment I finished it, I was gripped. Literally couldn’t put it down! I wanted to know what happened next as I followed the story of Margo and the terrible society […]

A Loving Life – Paul Miller

A Loving Life – Paul Miller

A loving life is a short book looking at the story of Ruth. I decided to read this book because several people told me it was good and it turned out to be a book I really needed to read. Sometimes you get those books […]