New Books Arrival & Reviews

My soul thirsts for God : reflections on the Psalms from Our Daily Bread[242.5 MY] “It’s called “the songbook of Scripture” and “the most read book of the Bible”. From the opening verse of Psalm 1, “Blessed is the man” to the closing exclamation of Psalm 150, “Let everything that has breath praise the Lord!” … » Read the Rest…


Wilkinson, John. Jerusalem as Jesus knew it : archaeology as evidence [225.9 WIL] “In this lucid and scholarly guide to the sites in and around Jerusalem that legitimately can be linked to Jesus, John Wilkinson provides not only the details of where events took place, but analyses the reasons for their occurrence, drawing on research … » Read the Rest…


Adams, Jay E. What to do about worry? [131.337 ADA] Bridges, Jerry. Trusting God even when life hurts [231.4 BRI] “Why is it easier to obey God than to trust Him? Because obeying God makes sense to us. In most cases, His laws appear reasonable and wise, and even when we don’t want to obey … » Read the Rest…


Chuah, Tong-Ik. Help! I’m growing old [248.4 CHU] “Chuah uses humour and personal anecdotes to discuss a wide range of issues confronting seniors and suggests many tried-and-tested ways of dealing with these. His down-to-earth approach of accepting what cannot be helped and taking positive action wherever possible will inspire one to truly ‘embrace and enjoy’ … » Read the Rest…


Booker, Richard. Discovering the miracle of the scarlet thread in every book of the Bible [220.61 BOO] “The author provides exciting biblical background; an interesting survey of each book in the Bible; each book’s master theme; practical principles, forms, and guidelines for your own life-enriching Bible study. The sometimes hard-to-understand teachings of Jesus in their … » Read the Rest…


Gwyn, Liz. Amazing stories of life after death [236.2 GWY] “In her nearly seventeen years working as a nurse, Liz has been there with patients as they transitioned from this life to the next – sometimes their closest companion during the loneliest and most painful hours of their lives…she shares her experiences along with real-life … » Read the Rest…


Douglas, Alban. One hundred Bible lessons [220 DOU] “Comprehensive outlines of major Christian doctrines and key themes relevant to Christian life today.” Black, Dale. Flight to Heaven : a pilot’s true story [231.73 BLA] “Capt. Dale Black has flown as a commercial pilot all over the world, but one flight changed his life forever – … » Read the Rest…


Thompson, J.A. Handbook of life in Bible times [220.95 THO] “What was it really like to be a farmer in ancient Israel? A Roman soldier stationed in Galilee? A housewife cooking for her family? How did Jerusalem get its water-supply? These and a host of other fascinating questions are answered in this book. The feel … » Read the Rest…


Tow, Timothy, ed. Prophets of fire and water [221.92 PRO] “This book is a record of selected messages preached at the FEBC (Far Eastern Bible College) Bible Conference, Genting Highlands, September 5-9, 1988. The theme of the Conference is “Declaring All the Counsel of God in Perilous Times.” While the “Perilous Times” mentioned in the … » Read the Rest…


Burpo, Todd. Heaven is for real : a little boy’s astounding story of his trip to heaven and back [133.901 BUR] “Presents the story of the four-year old son of a Nebraska pastor who during emergency surgery slips from consciousness and enters heaven.” National Council of Churches of Singapore. A Christian response to life sciences … » Read the Rest…