Book Reviews

Book Reviews | Jan. 2 2003

Fast-paced Christian fiction rapidly gaining popularity

After breaking a world cave-diving record of 1,300 feet in dangerous waters, Mike Bryant starts up for fresh air.     When the... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Aug. 22 2002

Is ‘Left Behind’ in left field? Theologians debate accuracy of popular Christian book series

The “Left Behind” novel series has given Christian fiction new respectability. Last year’s installment, “Desecration,”... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Mar. 14 2002

‘Left Behind,’ ‘Prayer of Jabez’ top charts

WHEATON, Ill. — The ninth book in the “Left Behind” series, “Desecration” by Jerry Jenkins and Tim Lahaye, was... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Sep. 20 2001

His Hand on My Shoulder

Alice Laird Hyche. Order from author, 9405 Indian Springs Dr., Roswell, GA 30075. 770-642-7118. 164 pp. (paperback). This volume recounts the... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Sep. 20 2001

Beyond Belief Vol. 1

Dellanna W. O’Brien. Bir­mingham: Woman’s Missionary Union, 2000. 133 pp. (paperback). The tome’s key sentence is: “This... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Sep. 20 2001

Common-Sense Church Growth

Howard K. Batson. Macon, Ga.: Smyth & Helwys, 1999. 147 pp. (paperback). Fortunately for the readers, the pastor of Amarillo’s First... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Sep. 20 2001

The Cost of Discipleship

Dietrich Bonhoeffer. New York, N.Y.: Simon and Schuster, 1998. 309 pp. (paperback). This book was written approximately six decades ago, but... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Jan. 18 2001

The Christ We Knew

Calvin Miller. Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 2000. 216 pp. $16.99 (hardback). In this fascinating and perceptive work, the Beeson Divinity... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Nov. 16 2000

The Servant

James C. Hunter. Rocklin, Calif.: Prime Publishing. 187 pp. $20 (hardback). Turner’s book chronicles the spiritual journey that led him... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Nov. 16 2000

A Journey Toward Servant Leadership

William B. Turner. Macon, Ga.: Smyth & Helwys, 2000. 192 pp. $20 (hardback).... [READ MORE]