"The Shack" by William P. Young

Book Summary

During a family camping trip, Mack’s youngest daughter Missy gets abducted and murdered by a serial killer. Her bloodied clothing is found in an abandoned shack. This begins Mack’s period known as “The Great Sadness,” during which time he grows cold and distanced from God. Continue reading

"The Circle Maker" by Mark Batterson

If you’re part of an American church, you’re likely to have heard of this book. It’s Batterson’s fifth book and it’s about prayer. I chose this book because I struggled with prayer for a while, so I asked around and bought a couple books specifically targeting that spiritual discipline. I had heard of The Circle Maker by several different people at church so I assumed it had to be good.
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