This book seemed to end more abruptly than the first two and I sort of had questions remaining, but maybe that was the point. At any rate, I'm ready to start book 4 and I'm going to be sad and will miss Elmo Jenkins and the other characters once I finish book 6. Apr 13, Chanover55 rated it it was amazing. Thinges are a bit strange at First Church; a new administrative assistant is causing waves, and what is happening with the Senior Pastor assistance? Add to the mix a proposed 12 million renovation capital funds campaign and we have another look at the workings at First Church.
For those of us either in full time ministry or married to someone who is, do yourself a favor and read these entertaining books about lif The "life and times " of Ellington "Elmo" Jenkins associate pastor at First Church.
Editorial Reviews. Review. The Elmo Jenkins Books Book One - Ordained Irreverence (laugh out-loud funny!) Book Two - Some Things Never Change (the . The Old Man and the Tea book. Read 59 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Elmo Jenkins is back for another fun-filled adventure at Fi. .
For those of us either in full time ministry or married to someone who is, do yourself a favor and read these entertaining books about life in the church! Jun 14, Kathleen L. Stauffer rated it it was amazing.
High angle view of one man and three women sitting Hudson Convertible Brougham is a licensed reproduction that was printed on Premium Heavy Stock Paper which captures all of the vivid colors and deta Most people don't get discipled by angels. Will Isabella find the murderer before Lord Pecus does, or will she end her investigation as a bloody spatter on the parlour floor? Elmo Jenkins is a nice, amiable, and amusing guy who graduated from Seminary not long ago. Only two books: Escape from Oz and Lone Survivor fall into genres that may appeal across the board.
Beyond excellent read! Unfortunately, this is Book 3 of a 6 book series, and I didn't read the first 2! However 1, the book is perfectly fine without reading the first 2. Additionally, the author responded to my email! Jul 18, Judy rated it it was amazing. Loved this book just as I've loved the previous in the series.
It is theologically sound with enough humor to keep it real. Wish Elmo were on staff my church! Looking forward to more in this series. Jun 22, Barbara Gore rated it really liked it. Interesting book When I started this story, I wasn't sure whether I would finish or not. As I got further along into the characters, felt and enjoyed the story. Having worked in a church, the story was very good.
Aug 19, Linda Gildner rated it it was amazing. What an enjoyable book to read. The characters and situations depicted are so contemporary and relatable. Yet, Moody is still able to convey truth and inspiration into his work.
Well done. Jun 09, Carol Mowbray rated it it was amazing. Churches So enjoyable. All can relate to church problems and the very Necessary aspect of prayer. I love the humorous stories. Jul 31, Anna Caison rated it really liked it. A down to earth peek into the personal life of a young minister seeking to serve the Lord while wading through the water of church politics, marriage, and life in general. Nov 03, S. Funny and inspiring I'm enjoying this series and will continue through the rest of the series.
Makes me appreciate our church and pastor's!
Nov 18, Helen J Johnson rated it it was amazing. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here. Good book ,love the series. So true of my church experiences. Interesting people that I can relate with from my church. Looking forward to the next 3 books. Aug 22, Darlene rated it it was amazing.
Fun Read! Having been in church ministry as a musician for most of my adult life, I found Elmo Jenkins and company familiar and precious!! Loved the book! Sep 04, Sandi rated it liked it Shelves: mcmillan-moody.
Great book. I am really enjoying this series.
The characters are becoming old friends to me and I love hanging out with them. Jun 16, Fred Thompson rated it it was amazing. Knees in the ground Hard to put down. Most insightful book I have read lately. You won't be disappointed when you read it all the way through. Surprise ending.
Feb 14, Christi rated it really liked it. Tea for two? I'm hooked on Elmo Jenkins! I really enjoyed this installment, just as I have the previous books. Eli was an interesting addition!
Apr 01, Don Paske rated it it was amazing. This was another very good book staring Pastor Elmo. This one seemed to have more theology in it. Sep 21, Patricia Fuller rated it really liked it. Great book, humorous, and faith filled. Dec 03, Kate rated it liked it. Well I nearly gave up reading this book early on. A few funny bits.
May 25, Joan rated it really liked it. I enjoy these well written folksy novels. Dec 10, Dave rated it liked it. Not as good as the first two.