Church Library Fall Update!

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Church Library Fall Update

Fall leaves

Our library has been the grateful recipient of  some wonderful children’s books lately:

 Everything A Child Should Know About God

Everything a Child Should Know About God

By Kenneth Taylor

The Big Picture

The Big Picture Story Bible

By David Helms

The Ology 

The Ology

By Marty Machowski


The Barber Who Wanted to Pray

R. C. Sproul’s children’s books have been reprinted, and we have 6 of the titles:

The Barber Who Wanted to Pray

The Lightnings

The Prince’s Poison Cup

The Knight’s Map

The Priest’s Dirty Clothes

The Donkey Who Carried a King  


Early Readers will enjoy several  collections from the Berenstain Bears Living Lights collection and The Princess Twins Collection.


New Biographies

♦ B MOR  Fierce Convictions (The Extraordinary Life of HANNAH MORE, Poet, Reformer,       Abolitionist (Karen Swallow Prior)

“Hannah More was instrumental in an astonishing number of reforms in her day: education for women and the poor, reform of morals and manners in high society and low, and especially—along with close friend, William Wilberforce—the abolition of Great Britain’s slave trade”, dustjacket

♦ B WIL   Amazing Grace, William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery (Eric Metaxas)

♦ BC MET  7 Women and the Secrets of their Greatness (Eric Metaxas) 


New DVD Biographies

An older BBC production which is still enjoyable:

The story of Joy Davidman and  C. S. Lewis.

 Shadowlands

Newton’s Grace, the real story of John Newton

[DVD’s that are dusty or dirty do not play very well.  If your DVD hangs up, take it out, spray it with Windex and wipe the silvery side with a lint-free cloth. They do best when picked up by their edges like the old vinyls]