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Have you read a good book lately?

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We are a bridge between your church library and the public library. Opened in 1982, we have over 6,000 books + audio and video cassettes, DVDs and CDs for loan.

To borrow books, all you need is an $18 per year membership. Material can be checked out for 3 weeks at a time. You don't need to be a member to read and study in one of our quiet rooms.

There are also computers and internet access available and books for sale.

Saturday, May 17, 2008

Reading slowly

Recent books seem to have very short chapters and I think it's because we live in an time where everything has to be done in a hurry and reading books quickly is no exception. I recently came across the notion of reading slowly to meditate and ruminate. People who take a year to read the first 21 chapters of Psalms. Have you ever tried this? What have you learned from this? Do you think it's a good idea?

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Recent additions you may borrow:

Joyce Meyer videos (over 50 VHS tapes)
The Purpose Drive Life by Rick Warren
Lies that go unchallenged by Charles Colson
AJ's Miracle by Janine Edwards (local author)
When the Enemy Strikes by Charles Stanley
His Lady by T.D. Jakes
Matters of the Heart by Juanita Bynum, PhD

Our Hours

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 1 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Closed Sunday, Monday, Friday
Call first - we are run by volunteers and cannot always be open.



We are reading evangelists.

Studies indicate that 10% of the American population reads 80% of the books. That's unfortunate because books are dynamic, powerful teachers, surrogate pastors, friends with whom to relax, mirrors for soul searching.

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