New Books Arrival & Reviews

If you have read a good book, we welcome you to submit book/media reviews. These will be published in NewsLine and posted on the Library website.

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…