Book Review

Rob Bell is one of the most effective communicators I know and I know a few. He has an incredible grasp on history and a clearly a good grasp of Biblical or ancient culture….or he has a fantastic researcher. I enjoy his writing and his audio presentations. So I was really looking forward to this…

Do people still read books?

Wendy and I took another step in our journey of becoming Edmontonians. We joined the library, the EPL. I’ve got a neat little swipe card to sign and and take books plus they gave us two re-useable bags to carry our books home in. I chose two books. I went first to the fiction section…

Velvet Elvis review

For some time Phil has been talking about how much he enjoyed Rob Bell’s book “Velvet Elvis”. ┬áSince we are visiting with Phil and Amanda I thought I would read through it. With a copyright of 2005 this is one of his early works and it touches on a number of themes: The Church, the…