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Third Culture Kids: Growing Up Among Worlds

By David C. Pollock, Ruth E. Van Reken, and Michael Pollock (Nicholas Brealey, 2017, 3rd edition). 460 pp. Van Reken and Michael Pollock (son of the late original co-author) have updated this global classic (1999). […]

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The Gospel and Personal Evangelism

By Mark Dever (Crossway Books, 2007). 124 pp. Mark Dever, senior pastor of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, DC, and president of 9Marks, looks at questions about sharing the good news: Why don’t we […]

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The Sky Blue series

By Karol Whaley (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2017). When I was asked to review these books, I was very interested. I love fiction (more than half my library is fiction). And the author, Karol Whaley, […]

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Review of the Shinkaiyaku 2017

Coinciding with the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, a completely revised version of the Shinkaiyaku, a popular Japanese translation of the Bible, was published by Word of Life Press in the autumn of 2017. Named […]

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Silence and Beauty

By Makoto Fujimura (IVP, 2016). 263 pp. Makoto Fujimura’s book Silence and Beauty preceded the December 2016 Japan release of Martin Scorsese’s film Silence, based on Shusaku Endō’s novel of the same title. Endō’s work is dark […]

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J.C. Ryle: Prepared to Stand Alone

By Iain H. Murray (Banner of Truth, 2016).  This biography of Ryle (1816-1900) is full of ministry lessons. Ryle, Bishop of Liverpool, is well-known for his book, Holiness. Murray chronicles the story of this remarkable man […]