Saturday, June 1, 2013

Revealing Jesus( A 365-Day Devotional) by Darlene Zschech

   I have enjoyed reviewing Revealing Jesus by Darlene Zschech.  It is a nicely designed, easy to read devotional that covers a complete year.  I must admit from the start that I have never been one to read a lot of devotionals.  I tend to use them for inspiration for Wednesday night service at church, but I actually found this one to be a really well written devotional.
   You will find traditional devotions in pages of this book, but one of the things that I think really impressed me is that scattered throughout are devotionals that contain nothing but the words to a song.  The Solid Rock, Amazing Grace, and Great is Thy Faithfulness are just a few.
   The devotionals are encouraging, enlightening, and always based upon a scripture verse of the day.  They are topical, but tend to follow a well thought out pattern.  As I read through the book, I found that instead of just jumping from one scripture to the next, the author would spend a whole week or even a month on one passage of scripture.
   Overall, I would give this a 5 out of 5.  It is a great devotional for anyone.  I don't think that it's very deep or hard to read in areas of theology.  It's just good, basic devotionals that will uplift the Christian and enlighten the sinner.
   I received this book from Bethany House Publishing in exchanged for my review.   It is easily available to buy on most online book retailers.  Read it and enjoy it!

God Bless,


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