Book Recommendations

 

Hope when it Hurts by Kristen Wetherall and Sarah WaltonHope when it Hurts by Kristen Wetherall and Sarah Walton

Hope when it hurts by Kristen Wetherell and Sarah Walton Hope when it hurts is a fabulous devotional book for hurting people and it’s refreshing because the two authors are still in the midst of suffering so they write from real experience. The book is an exploration…

 

Walking backwards to Christmas

Walking backwards to Christmas

Walking Backwards to Christmas Walking Backwards to Christmas gives you a new and grown-up perspective on the Nativity story you first encountered in school and church Nativity plays. Stephen Cottrell gets you back into the real meaning of the childhood story simply…

 

 

How to be a bad Christian….How to be a bad Christian….

How to be a Bad Christian: … And a better human being by Dave Tomlinson In the course of his work as a vicar, Dave Tomlinson meets lots of people who describe themselves as ‘not good enough’ to be a Christian, thinking that faith involves going to…

 

A lot like Eve by Joanna Jepson – Book reviewA lot like Eve by Joanna Jepson – Book review

A Lot Like Eve by Joanna Jepson Joanna Jepson was born with a facial deformity that led to her being mercilessly bullied through childhood and adolescence whilst a strict evangelical upbringing imposed further challenges. Reconstructive facial surgery and a religious…

Less stuff, more lifeLess stuff, more life

Jesus said ” I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” (John 10:10) But sometimes we confuse material possessions and a greater collection of experiences with what a full life really means. The life Jesus talks about in John’s gospel is to know…

 

 

‘The Five Love Languages’ by Gary Chapman‘The Five Love Languages’ by Gary Chapman

‘The Five Love Languages’ by Gary Chapman -Book Recommendation In this book, Dr Gary Chapman identifies five basic ‘love languages’: quality time, words of affirmation, gifts, acts of service and physical touch. Love can be a confusing thing; as people come in all…