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‘Teach Us to Want’ Teaches Us to Pray

By Alexis Neal on July 28, 2014

Despite the misleading title, Jen Pollock Michel’s book is a helpful study on the Lord’s Prayer.

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It Never Hurts to Help: Life Lessons from Eek! The Cat

By Alexis Neal on March 5, 2014

Saturday morning cartoons can be more educational than you think.

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Feeling ‘Restless’? There’s an App for That

By Alexis Neal on January 31, 2014

Will following our dreams bring meaning and purpose to our lives? Maybe not.

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Alexis’s Best Reads of 2013

By Alexis Neal on January 6, 2014

Looking for something to read in 2014? Here are a few recommendations.

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The Hills Are Alive with the Sound of Heckling

By Alexis Neal on December 9, 2013

Lessons on truth and criticism from NBC’s The Sound of Music Live.

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room: Advent and the Incarnation

By Alexis Neal on December 2, 2013

Two excellent Advent devotionals to help you contemplate the wonder of Christmas.

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C.S. Lewis and the Feverish Passion of ‘Love in the Time of Cholera’

By Alexis Neal on November 25, 2013

Which is better: passion or commitment? (Hint: It’s a trick question.)

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I Have Confidence in Me! (But should I?)

By Alexis Neal on November 15, 2013

Renee Swope’s ‘A Confident Heart’ offers a solution to self-doubt … but is that really the problem?

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Redbox Review: ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ is nothing special

By Alexis Neal on October 23, 2013

Joss Whedon’s latest film is a mixed bag that misses the point.

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‘Death by Living’ Is All Dressed Up with No Place to Go

By Alexis Neal on October 21, 2013

The latest book from best-selling author N.D. Wilson has heaps of style, but whither the substance?

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