Book Recommendations

 

The Friendship FactorThe Friendship Factor

‘The Friendship Factor: How to Get Closer to the People You Care for’ by Alan Loy McGinnis At the heart of each relationship, says McGinnis, is the friendship factor – the essential ingredient of warmth and caring. The book gives lots of practical advice about…

Gone GirlGone Girl

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn I’ve just finished reading this ‘Thriller of the Year’ and it was a book I could hardly put down. It’s about an American young couple and their close, dangerous and essentially dysfunctional relationship. This is a book with many twists and…

 

Walking Backwards to Christmas

Walking Backwards to Christmas

Walking Backwards to Christmas by Stephen Cottrell I’m a big fan of first–person narratives from biblical characters and this one is no different in its appeal. This is a great read for during Advent or over the Christmas season. Bishop Stephen Cottrell takes us…

 

 

Healing a Discouraged Heart – book recommendationHealing a Discouraged Heart

God hears … God answers … But not always in the way you’re expecting. Is life not turning out how you had planned? Are you labouring under the weight of disappointment and broken dreams? If so, then you wouldn’t be the first person to ask, ‘Where are you God? … Why is…

 

 

Wounded by God’s PeopleWounded by God’s People

Wounded by God’s people by Anne Graham Lotz Published by Hodder and Stoughton Billy Graham has said that his daughter Anne is the ‘best preacher they had in the family’ and it turns out she is also an excellent writer. In this book, she focues on an issue that is…

Things we couldn’t explainThings we couldn’t explain

‘Things We Couldn t Explain’ by Betsy Tobin ‘Things We Couldn t Explain’ is a comic story of young love, thwarted desire and the slippery nature of faith. It’s ideal for readers who have enjoyed The Fault in Our Stars and The Rosie Project. Some things just can t be…

 

 

A guide for Christians who love walkingA guide for Christians who love walking

Our Friends1st Dating Compass is your essential guide to finding Christians on the same path as you. God knows you wouldn’t go walking without a compass so don’t date without our free dating compass. As the UK’s no.1 offline Christian dating agency,…