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All articles by Paul Cook

Paul Cook held various pastorates in the UK, and is married to Faith Cook, who has written many books.
Paul was one of the editors of Christian Hymns. He currently lives in Derbyshire.

Heart cries to heaven: A book of prayers

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May 2011
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Heart cries to heaven: A book of prayers

Heart cries to heaven: A book of prayersDavid CampbellDay One Publications, 112 pages, £5.00, ISBN: 978-1-84625-229-7A way to prayMatthew Henry, Edited by O. Palmer RobertsonBanner of Truth, 417 pages, £14.50, ISBN: 978-1-84871-0870Prayers on the psalms from the Scottish Psalter of 1595Banner of Truth, 150 pages, £3.25, ISBN: 978-1-84871-0955This clutch of books on prayer is…

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Review – Our Father – enjoying God in prayer – Richard Coekin – IVP

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January 2010
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Review – Our Father – enjoying God in prayer – Richard Coekin – IVP

Our Father - enjoying God in prayer Richard CoekinIVP; £7.99; 186 pages;ISBN: 978-1-84474-393-3 The Lord's Prayer was once repeated in most Christian services of worship with almost monotonous regularity. This formality was rarely linked with much understanding or feeling. But Jesus intended the prayer in order to teach his disciples how to pray.     This prayer 'gives…

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Fire from heaven: William Bramwell and his ministry

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February 2009
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Fire from heaven: William Bramwell and his ministry

Fire from heaven: William Bramwell and his ministry Modern Methodism bears little resemblance to the Methodism that sprang from the Evangelical Revival of the 18th century, as those whose lives had been transformed by the Christian gospel were formed into societies. The revival had waned well before John Wesley's death in 1791 but from the early…

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Review – Lloyd-Jones: Messenger of grace – Banner of Truth

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January 2009
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Review – Lloyd-Jones: Messenger of grace – Banner of Truth

Lloyd-Jones: Messenger of grace Iain H. MurrayBanner of Truth; 274 pages; £16.00ISBN: 978-0851519753      Everything from the pen of Iain Murray is worthy of attention, but this book on the ministry of Dr Martyn Lloyd-Jones is particularly timely. To those of us who knew him, it does not seem almost thirty years since he was…

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Review – Christians you should know (CD-MP3) – Don Stephens – Know your Bible Recordings

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November 2008
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Review – Christians you should know (CD-MP3) – Don Stephens – Know your Bible Recordings

Christians you should know (CD-MP3) Don StephensObtainable from Know your Bible Recordings, P. O. Box 125, Liverpool, L17 0WXPrice £3.00 Someone has said that if we know nothing about what has happened before we were born then we are destined to live a life of ignorance. In other words, the past helps us to understand the…

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News – Something to sing about

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June 2008
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News – Something to sing about

Something to sing about The committee of the new Christian Hymns is pleased to announce that the hymn book is now available in MP3 format. After unavoidable delays, and problems with copyright permission, patience has been rewarded. We now have, so to speak, something to sing about!     Every hymn in the new book and each…

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Review – Life and times of George Whitefield

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March 2008
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Review – Life and times of George Whitefield

Life and times of George Whitefield Robert Philip Banner of Truth; 588 pages; £10.00; ISBN: 978-0-85151-960-9 When God purposes to do a work he prepares for it by raising up people to accomplish it. Such was notably the case before the Evangelical Revival of the eighteenth century which led to a transformation of our…

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