Book Reviews

From: Volume 4, Issue 1: Spring 2007 Pages 136-189

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Theological education matters: Leadership education for the church. By Linda Cannell, with forward by Ted Ward. Chicago: Edcot Press, CandoSpirit Publishing. 2006.
Review by Daryl Busby, President, Canadian Baptist Seminary, ACTS Seminaries, Trinity Western University, Langley, B.C.

Religion, education, and post-modernity. By Andrew Wright. London and New York: RoutledgeFalmer, 2004.
Review by Edward J. Newell, Education, Atlantic Baptist University, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

The good of affluence: Seeking God in a culture of wealth. By John R. Schneider. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans. 2002.
Review by Joyce Miriam Brooks, Stewardship and Resource Development, Biola University, La Mirada, CA.

Between two worlds: The inner lives of children of divorce. By Elizabeth Marquardt. New York: Three Rivers Press. 2005.
Review by Susan E. Payne, PhD Student, Educational Studies, Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, La Mirada, CA.

Protecting your church against sexual predators. By Voyle A. Glover. Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel Publications. 2005.
Review by Jane L. Carr, Christian Education, Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, La Mirada, CA.

Welcoming children: A practical theology of childhood. By Joyce Ann Mercer. St. Louis, MO: Chalice. 2005.
Review by Sharon Warkentin Short, Ph.D. Student, Educational Studies, Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, La Mirada, CA.

Practicing discernment with youth: A transformative youth ministry approach. By David F. White. Cleveland, OH: Pilgrim Press. 2005.
Review by Mitchell Kinsinger, Religion & Christian Education, Northwestern College, Orange City, IA.

Adult learning methods: A guide for effective instruction (3rd ed.). Edited by Michael W. Galbraith. Malabar, FL: Krieger Publishing Company. 2004.
Review by Dale L. Mort, Degree Completion Program, Lancaster Bible College, Lancaster, PA.

Workshop wonders, The ultimate guide to rotation Sunday school. By Mickie O’Donnell and Vickie Bare. Colorado Springs, CO: Nexgen. 2005.
Review by Eileen Starr, Alaska Bible College, Alaska Christian Ministries Assoc., Anchorage, AK.

Let all the children come to me: A practical guide to including Children with disabilities in your church ministries. By MaLesa Breeding, Dana Hood, and
Jerry Whitworth. Colorado Springs, CO: Cook Communication Ministries. 2006.

Autism and your church: Nurturing the spiritual growth of people with autism spectrum disorders. By Barbara J. Newman. Grand Rapids, MI: Faith Alive Christian Resources. 2006.
Review by Tim Stranske, Education, Biola University, La Mirada, CA.

The entrepreneurial college president. By James L. Fisher and James V. Koch. Westport, CT: ACE/Praeger Publishers. 2004.
Review by Gary KG Choong, Ph.D. Candidate, Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, La Mirada, CA [former Dean, School of Theology (English), Singapore
Bible College, Singapore]

Breakout churches: Discover how to make the leap. By Thom S. Rainer. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan. 2005.
Review by Paul Steen, Ph.D. Candidate, Educational Studies, Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, La Mirada, CA.

Soul shaper: Exploring spirituality and contemplative practices. By Tony Jones. Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House. 2003.
The sacred way: Spiritual practices for everyday life. By Tony Jones. Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House. 2005.
Review by Jackie L. Smallbones, Religion and Christian Education, Northwestern College, Orange City, IA.

The sense of the call: A Sabbath way of life for those who serve God, the church, and the world. By Marva J. Dawn. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans. 2006.
Review by Valerie A. Clemen, Pastoral Ministry, Multnomah Biblical Seminary, Portland, OR.

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