Category Archives: Notes on Books I’m Reading

I Recommend the Book, In His Steps

  I highly recommend to you the book, In His Steps, by Charles M. Sheldon.  According to the forward (written in 1935), the book (written in 1896) has had more circulation than any other book except the bible. Why do … Continue reading

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Foxe’s Book of Martyrs Has Strengthened My Faith

Originally posted on Studying Bible Prophecy:
? For three or four months now, when on my lunch break, I have been reading the book Foxe’s Book of Martyrs, edited by Grinton Berry.  There have been many editions of the original…

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A Poem by Bonhoeffer — from the Book Bonhoeffer

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? ? Here is a poem by Dietrich Bonhoeffer, written to his friend Bethge, while on his second trip to America. As you may detect here, he was overcome with doubts about whether he…

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About Lincoln the Unknown, by Dale Carnegie

 I haven’t read much about Lincoln.  I’m glad this is the first book about him I chose to read.  It’s a good book—easy to read and yet quite comprehensive in terms of his personal life.  Overall, my impression of Lincoln … Continue reading

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50 Prayer Experiences: from Billy Graham’s Autobiography, Just As I Am – Part 7

In this seventh and last part we will review Billy Graham’s autobiography in terms of his prayers in the later years of his life. He was still going strong as he preached in 55 Crusades (from 1985 to 1996), and … Continue reading

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50 Prayer Experiences: from Billy Graham’s Autobiography, Just As I Am – Part 6

In this sixth part we will review Billy Graham’s prayers with four key American presidents—Johnson, Nixon, Ford, and Reagan. We will also see how Billy’s preaching came to Russia—a very exciting time in history!   Part 6 1961 – 1984 … Continue reading

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50 Prayer Experiences: from Billy Graham’s Autobiography, Just As I Am – Part 5

This is my review of Billy Graham’s autobiography in terms of his prayers. In this fifth part we will see why Billy had to stay on his knees in prayer, and how he grew in faith.   Part 5 1957 … Continue reading

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