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Reformers Book Review: Saint Peter's Principles (Peter Lillback)

Posted by Thomas Eglinton on

TRANSCRIPT: G'day, Tom here from Reformers Bookshop. So, some time ago a bloke named Dr. Laurence Peter wrote a book called"The Peter Principle" and it was about how people in any job, they do quite well, they're competent, and they succeed in that role, and they get promoted. And they keep doing this until they get promoted to a position where they're no longer competent. And so he's sort of saying you always get promoted to the point of your incompetence. Peter Lillback, a very experienced pastor, has written this book called "Saint Peter's Principles" - where he plays off...

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Book Review: Susie: The Life and Legacy of Susannah Spurgeon, Wife of Charles H. Spurgeon (Ray Rhodes)

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Book Review by Shamira Eglinton I couldn’t put this book down as I came to love and know Susanna Spurgeon better. This book shows Susie’s devotion to her husband Charles Haddon Spurgeon and the ways she loved and supported him. It shows how, with ordinary means, she did some amazing ministries including the book fund and church planting. Her desire to serve poor pastors was shown throughout and she did this with great generosity and hard work. Susie was also such a great example of suffering well. There are so many great lessons in this book as well as just the joy...

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Book Review: Growing in Godliness (Lindsey Carlson)

Posted by Andrew Deligiorgakis on

Book Review by Cassie Watson Cassie Watson is a ministry apprentice at Merrylands Anglican Church, working to see women grow in their knowledge and love of Jesus. You can follow her blog or connect with her on Twitter Christian books aimed at teenagers are very hit and miss. I read plenty as a teenager which were essentially self-help books with a few out-of-context Bible verses thrown in. It was refreshing, then, to read Lindsey Carlson’s excellent book Growing in Godliness: A Teen Girl’s Guide to Maturing in Christ. There aren’t too many books for youth out there that are helpful and biblical, but this is...

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Not Home Yet Trailer

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    Not Home Yet: How the Renewal of the Earth Fits into God's Plan for the World by Ian K. Smith      

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Reformers Interview: Not Home Yet with Ian Smith

Posted by Andrew Deligiorgakis on

Watch our full interview with Ian Smith, principal of Christ College here.   Not Home Yet: How the Renewal of the Earth Fits into God's Plan for the World by Ian K. Smith       Interview Transcript TE: G'day, Tom here from Reformers Bookshop with another Reformers Interview. Today we're here at Christ College with Ian Smith. Thanks for joining us, Ian. IS: Good to be here. TE: Now you're the principal here at Christ College in Sydney, can you tell us a bit about Christ College and what you do here? IS: Sure, so Christ College trains people for all forms...

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