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Episode 71- The Importance of Reading Godly Books in the Christian Life

Posted On March 23, 2017

Welcome to the seventy-first episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins and James Forbis talk about  the importance of Reading Godly Books in the Christian Life.

What you’ll hear in this episode:

  • The Great Commandments and the need to read books.
  •  What publishers James and Dave like.
  • What blogs, ministries, and podcasts Dave and James like.
  •  Dave’s advice to reviewers about how to write a good review.
  • Why Christians should read good and godly books.
  • How to read with a discerning eye.
  • Getting good godly books in the hands of children.
  •  The need for reading among lay people and ministry types.

Resources:

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Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of Equipping You in Grace!

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