Jeremy grew up in Sydney before moving to the United States for tertiary studies. Jeremy completed the BA, MA (History), and M.Div degrees before returning to Australia with his wife Debbie. He currently works for Christian Education Ministries, a company that owns and operates private schools.
Do you own a stack of books which fall into the category of “purchased with every good intention of reading?” For Christians, this usually occurs after being caught up in the emotion of a powerful, well-delivered quote accompanied by a fervent recommendation. Your pile of books may also include birthday gifts and/or you might be a victim of the Koorong Bargain Bins (the former and the latter can be combined to produce endless variations for any gift-giving occasion). Consider these principles: 1) Ask yourself: “why do I want to read this book?” Answering this question succinctly will help you to clarify your initial purpose for reading the book. If someone gives you a book, write down their recommendation in the front cover. A clear purpose will also give you a context for reading... Read more