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Monday
Apr262010

Book Review: Practice Resurrection, by Eugene Peterson

Practice Resurrection: A Conversation on Growing Up in Christ

By Eugene Peterson
Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2010
Hardcover
290 pages, $28.99

Reviewed by Julie Lane-Gay

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Monday
Mar292010

Review: The End of Suffering

The End of Suffering

By Scott Cairns
Paraclete Press, 2009
126 pages
$19.99

Reviewed by Julie Lane-Gay

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Sunday
Mar072010

Avatar: a review

James Cameron has given many interviews over the past few months, promoting Avatar and discussing the ground-breaking technology that went into it. He has even defended the film against those who take issue with its politics or its depiction of the military.

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Sunday
Mar072010

Henri Nouwen: Home Tonight

I hate it when my favourite authors die. E.B. White, Walker Percy, Robertson Davies  – I miss their words, their friendship, still. Henri Nouwen died in 1996 and I still feel sad when I see his books on the shelf, reminded there will be no more.  Nouwen showed me vistas of God’s love and unpacked Christ’s mercy in ways few others ever have.

 

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Sunday
Mar072010

James Bryan Smith: The Good & Beautiful God

PARENTING has been rough lately, pushing me once again to shoulder my way through a maze of pain and discouragement. Does God love a failure at parenting? Is God really trustworthy? Does He want good for me? I have wrestled with these questions for many years, despite studies in theology and
long years in a lovely church.

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