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A Better Atonement by Tony Jones – Book 42 of 48

I recently finished a kindle only book by Tony Jones called A Better Atonement and for myself it was timely in my recent journey back into the world of theology. If there is anything that I have wrestled with over … Continue reading

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Book 39/48 – Rework by Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson

Another great asset from the guys who brought us 37signals. Sometimes I think I only want to be a full time project manager in order to use all of their tools, all of the time! It was great to get … Continue reading

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Book 38/48 – Love Wins by Rob Bell

I decided to get back into the spiritual reading world again after a hiatus from those “types” of books. When I first picked up this book it was in the shadow of quite a bit of controversy in the twitter … Continue reading

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Book 37/48 – Linchpin by Seth Godin

I am slowly going to get back into the blogging world again so this will be short and sweet. This is a wonderful book that kicked my butt in terms of my “whining” about how much time i have to … Continue reading

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Book 36/48 – The Naked Now by Richard Rohr

Once again Richard Rohr reached down deep into my soul, grabbed my ego and gently crushed it in front of my eyes. Okay, I am sure Father Rohr, would use language like that to describe the work going on to … Continue reading

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Book 35/48 – The Hopeful Skeptic by Nick Fiedler

I had the privilege of being sent a copy of Nick Fiedler‘s new book called the hopeful skeptic a few weeks back and just finished reading it this past week. I had the opportunity to meet Nick in the Bahamas … Continue reading

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Book 34/48 – The Orthodox Heretic by Peter Rollins

After reading “How (not) to speak of God” I really wanted to dive into more of Rollins works and so I quickly grabbed this gem (thanks to my amazon wishlist from my mother in law) and I was not disappointed. … Continue reading

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Book 33/48 – Love and Respect by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs

This marriage book is aimed at helping couples break free from their dysfunctional patterns and communication breakdowns. The book calls it “the crazy cycle” when couples enter into a lose-lose argument with both parties left feeling confused and hurt. In … Continue reading

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Book 32/48 – The teaching of the 12 by Tony Jones

I just completed this book, while on holiday here in Victoria. Basically this book is a commentary on an obscure Christian document called the Didache, with Tony utilizing a small community called the Cymbrogi as a real life example of … Continue reading

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Book 31/48 – Drops Like Stars by Rob Bell

Once again Rob Bell leaves me inspired. I am really looking forward to seeing him live in February in Vancouver. There is something in the way he writes that names my experience. In this book I couldn’t help but find … Continue reading

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