Non-Fiction Christian Book Reviews

Reading Classics Together

'Truth and Transformation': The Wisdom of an Outsider

From the outside looking in, an intelligent observer can see the signs -- and even the causes -- of a once-great civilization in decline.

Outrageous Mercy

Bannister's Secret Holocaust Diaries Proves Gripping

Nonna Bannister's English isn’t perfect and her prose is straightforward. However, it's surprisingly well-written for the young girl that she was at that time she wrote these gripping stories—ones that you cannot help but turn page after page.

Pray God’s Promises for Your Kids' Lives

No matter how hard you may work to help your kids experience God’s best for them, there are limits to what you can do. Prayer, though, has no limits.

Bookends of the Christian Life

Using a bookends motif, Bridges and Bevington show how justification and sanctification can help you overcome guilt and self-righteousness, develop the motivation to grow, be assured of God's love, and bring about lasting change in your life.

  • Jerry Bridges and Bob Bevington |
  • April 21, 2009 |
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Comforts from the Cross

These five-minute readings provide busy Christians with brief but deep reminders of the good news of Jesus Christ to demonstrate how his truths powerfully connect to their everyday lives. On Day 1, remember what it means to "celebrate Jesus."

  • Elyse M. Fitzpatrick |
  • April 11, 2009 |
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Vintage Church

What does the first-century church have to say to today's believers? Taking Scripture's timeless truths and blending them with aspects of contemporary culture, Driscoll and Breshears ask 12 basic questions. Here, they ask, "What is the Christian Life?"

  • Mark Driscoll and Gerry Breshears |
  • April 07, 2009 |
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Audience of One

Tales from the Dad Side Sheds Positive Light on Fatherhood

In his witty and creative way, author Steve Doocy shows parents how they can make a difference, even when they feel inadequate...

  • Rebecca Hagelin |
  • November 24, 2008 |
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Lost Innocence Offers Raw Glimpse into Sex Trade

The Road of Lost Innocence narrates Somaly Mam’s terrifying journey from sexual slavery to rescuing others caught in the same trade. She shows readers a world they have never seen—but simply can’t ignore.

  • Katherine Britton |
  • November 08, 2008 |
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Generation Hex: What Christians Should Know about Witchcraft

What can parents and churches do about rising interests in Wicca? In their new book Generation Hex, cultural experts Dillon Burroughs and Marla Alupoaicei explain the need to debunk stereotypes and become educated on the truth about modern paganism. Read the Crosswalk interview...

Turner Tells It Like It Is in Churched

In Churched, author/blogger Matthew Paul Turner is real and very honest—about himself, the church and the Christians he has met. He just tells it like it is, and recovering fundamentalists everywhere are going to love him for it.

  • Annabelle Robertson |
  • October 28, 2008 |
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Should You Have a Living Will? A Christian Lawyer's Perspective

Medical advancements carry a price: families must increasingly face murky ethical questions. Attorney Stephen Bloom explains "living wills" (or "advanced directives") in layman's terms while weighing in on some of the dangers he’s observed with these documents…

  • Stephen Bloom, Esq. |
  • September 30, 2008 |
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Great Conversations Continue in Zacharias' New Birth

In New Birth or Rebirth?, Ravi Zacharias creates a dialogue between Jesus and Krishna, as well as Subramaniam—a real-life Hindu who challenged the religion of his birth and faced immense persecution.

  • Annabelle Robertson |
  • September 04, 2008 |
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Peter Pan and the Death of Marriage

  • Michael Craven |
  • September 01, 2008 |
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Cameron Discusses Fame and Faith in Still Growing

Some may not know that Kirk Cameron became a born-again Christian during his years starring on the TV sitcom, Growing Pains. In this autobiography, Cameron shares his perspective on fame, faith and Hollywood.

  • Annabelle Robertson |
  • August 21, 2008 |
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The Reading List: Books to Read During The Olympics

The 2008 Olympics are well under way in Beijing with an event for virtually every sports enthusiast under the sun. During the in-between times, though, you might wish to read more about the history of the Olympic Games or China.

  • Dr. Albert Mohler |
  • August 13, 2008 |
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Example: "Gen 1:1" "John 3" "Moses" "trust"
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