Category: Books

When  I was given the chance to read How High Will You Climb? by John Maxwell  I approached it with mixed emotions.  Normally I’m a fan of Maxwell’s leadership work, but the subtitle of the book is Determine Your Success by Cultivating the Right Attitude gave me some hesitation.  I’m glad the hesitation didn’t stop me as I found the book a valuable and good read. The book begins by walking us through becoming aware of our attitude and the importance of it.  From there Maxwell explores the things that…

Books

I know there are a number of historical people who I’d love to have lunch with.   On that list would be C.S. Lewis, the author of one of my favourite story series – the Chronicles of Narnia.  When I heard about Alister McGrath’s book “If I Had lunch with C.S. Lewis” I was intrigued. McGrath’s writing stands on it’s own, so his writing on Lewis definitely intrigued me. What I found was a book that is part biography, part philosophical, part reflection. This mish mash might seem strange to…

Books

This past year my blog has been focussed on our Bible reading challenge and hasn’t included too many other posts, let alone book reviews.  However Tyndale House Publishers provided me with a complimentary copy of Saving Casper by Jim Henderson and Matt Casper.  The context for this book is important as it follows up Jim and Casper go to Church by the same authors.   Matt Casper is an atheist who went to churches with Jim Henderson and they shared their experiences from a christian and atheist perspective.  The question that followed was…

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