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From the Contemporary
In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day
By Mark Batterson
BS 1325.52B38 2006
An inspirational book that encourages readers to make the
most of opportunities and realize God’s power whatever the circumstances. Using examples from the Bible, Batterson illuminates
the truth that sometimes what seems like huge problems and obstacles in life
can become the biggest blessings.
However, we must be willing to “chase lions” or face fears and rise to
the greatness that God knows we are capable of.
By Annie Dove Denmark
BX 6333.W55W5 2010
This book is a publication of Annie Dove Denmark, President
of Anderson College from 1928 until 1953.
It contains the text of the sermons of her predecessor, Dr. John E.
White, a beloved pastor of First Baptist Church in Anderson. Denmark was not only Anderson College’s only
female president, she was also the first female president in the state of South
Carolina. (As a side note, a play is in
the works for next fall about Annie Dove Denmark’s life and work at our
Religion and Society in Latin America
Eds. Lee Penyak and
BR 600.R385 2009
This book contains a collection of scholarly essays
addressing the impact of religion on the cultures of Latin America. A new addition for our Latin American history
Architectural Excellence: 500
By Paul Cattermole
NA 200.C37 A73 2008
A cool collection of 500 of the most iconic and significant
buildings from all over the world. A
concise history of architectural excellence!