The God Guarantee: Finding Freedom from the Fear of Not Having Enough by Jack Alexander with Timothy J. Keller – Book Review

32510951The God Guarantee: Finding Freedom from the Fear of Not Having Enough by Jack Alexander with Timothy J. Keller with an expected publication date of August 1st 2017 by Baker Publishing Group and is a Christian Living/Stewardship.  “Not enough” is the theme of our day. Fear, scarcity, and inequality dominate the media cycle and are constant companions in our culture. While 74 percent of Americans believe in God, we can feel our world changing in ways that simply seem out of control. We want to cling to a sovereign and loving God who tells us repeatedly in Scripture to “fear not,” yet it is estimated that nearly 90 percent of his followers have a scarcity mentality rooted in fear.  Continue reading

Every Piece of Me: Discovering the Real You by Jerusha Clark – Book Review

32510926Every Piece of Me: Discovering the Real You by Jerusha Clark with an expected publication date of August 1st 2017 by Baker Publishing Group and is a spiritual growth for women book. Throughout Scripture, God reveals himself as the great I Am. He does not define himself with reference to any thing, person, or trait. He isand that is enough. Women find themselves in a far different situation. When we introduce ourselves, we typically describe ourselves in terms of our relationships (the wife, mother, daughter, sister, or friend of someone else) or in terms of our accomplishments (our title, position, education, or accolades). When our identity is wrapped up in these external things, we inevitably (and exhaustingly!) strive to prove ourselves worthy of love, attention, or affirmation. Continue reading