BOOKS, part 2: with Edwin Crozier and Elizabeth Nowlin

Citizen of Heaven

Nov 8 2023 • 34 mins

This is part 2 of my conversation with Edwin Crozier and Elizabeth Nowlin. Edwin is the co-host of the Text Talk podcast and preaches for the Livingston Road church in Lutz, Florida. Elizabeth is a member at Livingston with Edwin, and she co-hosts the Book Fare podcast. Links are in the show notes. Here we discuss the character we build and/or reveal through the books we read.

Books mentioned on this segment of the podcast include:
Uncle Tom's Cabin, by Harriet Beecher Stowe
The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Moby Dick, by Herman Melville
Little Britches, by Ralph Moody
The Book of the Dun Cow, by Walter Wangerin Jr.
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Leadership and Self-Deception, by the Arbinger Institute
Profiles in Courage, by John F. Kennedy
What do they Hear?, by Mark Powell
Everything Sad is Untrue, by Daniel Nayeri
The Pilgrim’s Progress, by John Bunyan
The Scarlet Letter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, by Betty Smith

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Hal Hammons serves as preacher and shepherd for the Lakewoods Drive church of Christ in Georgetown, Texas. He is the host of the Citizen of Heaven podcast. You are encouraged to seek him and the Lakewoods Drive church through Facebook and other social media. Lakewoods Drive is an autonomous group of Christians dedicated to praising God, teaching the gospel to all who will hear, training Christians in righteousness, and serving our God and one another faithfully. We believe the Bible is God's word, that Jesus died on the cross for our sins, that heaven is our home, and that we have work to do here while we wait. Regular topics of discussion and conversation include: Christians, Jesus, obedience, faith, grace, baptism, New Testament, Old Testament, authority, gospel, fellowship, justice, mercy, faithfulness, forgiveness, Twenty Pages a Week, Bible reading, heaven, hell, virtues, character, denominations, submission, service, character, COVID-19, assembly, Lord's Supper, online, social media, YouTube, Facebook.