E-Reader: Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

My wife prefers reading books with an e-ink screen rather than the glossy screen of a phone, tablet, or computer. She has had an older Kindle for some time. Last year, I decided it was time for an upgrade, so I purchased the 2015 update Kindle Paperwhite Reader. As with all Kindle products, you have…

Book: Average Joe by Troy Meeder

I really tried to like Average Joe by Troy Meeder, but I could never quite get there. There are certainly parts of the book I enjoyed and found helpful. I actually loved his story about Jim “The Gardener” and how we are part of God’s tapestry of life. I enjoyed reading about Troy’s varied adventures.…

Book: Radical Together by David Platt

Every now and then, I come across a book that really makes me stop to examine how I live out my faith. So it was recently with David Platt’s Radical Together. This is not a book for the faint of heart. This book will challenge you in many ways. I understood that fact going in.…

Book: Enemies of the Heart by Andy Stanley

I admit I am a big Andy Stanley fan.  So when I got a copy of Enemies of the Heart to review, I had high expectations.  For the most part, I was not disappointed. The book is divided into four primary sections.  The first section explains that our unwanted or embarrassing behaviors stem from issues of…

Book: To Be Perfectly Honest by Phil Callaway

I had higher hopes for Phil Callaway‘s book To Be Perfectly Honest. Callaway is a Christian humorist and speaker who has authored more than 20 books. I began reading his book To Be Perfectly Honest with a little trepidation and a healthy dose of optimism. Unfortunately, the trepidation proved to be the more warranted of…