New Books Arrival & Reviews

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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…


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MacArthur, John. Twelve Unlikely Heroes : how God commissioned unexpected people in the Bible and what he wants to do with you [220.92 MAC] “…the men and women highlighted in the Bible were unnervingly real. They faltered. They struggled. And at times, they fell short. Yet God worked through them in surprising and incredible ways … » Read the Rest…


White, Jerry E. Friends & friendship : the secrets of drawing closer [158.25 WHI] “God has placed within you a need for intimate companionship. When this need is unfulfilled, you’re lonely. However, because of Christ’s love you can deal with loneliness, the authors say. Here is help on how to make friends, how to keep … » Read the Rest…