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Primal by Mark Batterson

I just finished reading Mark Batterson‘s new book, Primal.


This was the best book I have read in a long, long time.  Mark Batterson provides a refreshing look at a basic, foundational commandment – The Great Commandment – to love the love the Lord with all our heart, soul, mind, and strength.

Mark is obviously a well-read, intelligent author.  I love the detail and thought he pours into each word of Primal.  It seemed like every page and every paragraph packed a punch that left me wanting to read on.  More than that, Mark is passionate about loving God with everything he’s got.  I finished Primal challenged – challenged to love the Lord with a renewed compassion, a renewed wonder, a renewed curiosity, and a renewed energy.

Primal should be the first book you read in 2010!

Thank you Mark Batterson for spurring us on.


December 17, 2009 - Posted by | book review

1 Comment »

  1. Might be an interesting compare and contrast with Scot McKnight’s “The Jesus Creed.”

    Comment by Norman Stolpe | December 18, 2009 | Reply

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