Quotes from “The Noticer” – Andy Andrews

October 12, 2009 2009 Reading List Quotes 1

“Experience is not the best teacher. Other people’s experience is the best teacher.” “Whatever you focus upon, increases… When you focus on things you need, you’ll find those needs increasing. If you concentrate your thoughts on what you don’t have, you will so be concentrating on other things that you had forgotten you don’t have–and… Read more

Review of “The Noticer” – Andy Andrews

October 1, 2009 2009 Reading List Reviews 0

I had not read Andy Andrews until my pastor, Greg DePriest shared quite confidently that if I were only going to read one book this year, it needed to be the noticer. So, I picked it up that evening and did not go to bed until the final page had been turned. A quick summary… Read more

Review of “Have a Little Faith” – Mitch Albolm

September 27, 2009 2009 Reading List Reviews 0

Mitch is widely known in the athletics arena for his professional capabilities as a sports writer. In this book, however, Mitch is not writing about something he has seen. He is taking us on a personal growth journey that he experienced himself. When asked to perform the eulogy for his childhhod Rabbi, who btw was… Read more

Review of “Quiet Strength” – Tony Dungee

September 23, 2009 2009 Reading List Reviews 0

I was drawn to this book for 3 reasons: Tony Dungee’s dimenor on the sidelines as a NFL head coach had always impressed me Great Title Dungee was scheduled to speak at Catalyst, which I was scheduled to attend the next month

Review of “Crazy Love” – Francis Chan

June 5, 2009 2009 Reading List Reviews 0

I am not one of Chan’s biggest fans, but I do respect his achievements, leadership and influence immensely. Still, this would not have been enuf for me to read his book bc I know how he thinks and it reminds me way too much of the dogmatic styles of religious thought that that I grew… Read more