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Nearing Home

Nearing Home Life, Faith, and Finishing Well

By Billy Graham
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.53 Stars

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On 1/21 Toyin Agunbiade wrote: Billy Graham is a world renowned Preacher/Teacher/Evangelist and receiving this book was cherry on the cake. It is a book about how to live life in one's old age...but really, we all need to learn how to enjoy our lives as it is, how to make improvements and how things should be put in the right perspective. He ... Nearing Home

Toyin's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/16 Jerome Vaiphei wrote: “All my life I was taught how to die as a Christian, but no one ever taught me how I ought to live in the years before I die. I wish they had because I am an old man now, and believe me, it’s not easy.” As I read through the lines, I was almost overwhelmed with emotion. It is not easy to put pen ... Running Toward home

Jerome's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/13 Auntie M wrote: Billy Graham makes a plea to an older generation not to retire from life in the book Nearing Home. He talks about his own personal revelations and struggles as he grows older and encourages others to use their golden years to honor the Lord. He touches on everything from influencing the impressionable ... Nearing Home: Life, Faith, and Finishing Well by Billy Graham

Auntie M's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/1 umpsychchick wrote: My review had been removed from Truth Be Told: The Art of Story; however, you can read another review by Josh Olds at lifeisstory.com William Franklin Graham, Jr., was born November 7, 1918. Nobody knew then that Billy Graham would grow up to become on the most recognized names in history, preaching ... Nearing Home

umpsychchick's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/1 Sally wrote: Living in a society that does not honor its elderly, nor is there any provision for the elderly the fears of reaching retirement are very real. While society may not believe that growing old is a respectable phase of life, my prayer is that believers in Jesus Christ will walk the last mile of the way ... http://tangerinedays.blogspot.in/

Sally's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/9 britneytai wrote: Reverend Graham covers many issues that aging people will face including failing health, loneliness, life purpose, retirement, financial decisions, and most importantly the reality of inevitable earthly death on the horizon which leads to eternity. He encourages the elderly not to underestimate God’s ... Great Read from a Wise and Humble Man of God

britneytai's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/2 elmertang wrote: Maybe I am too young to appreciate this book but I just could not get into it. Since I am 50 years younger than Billy Graham, I think I read this book a few years too early. If I were to read this book again in about 20 years when I can retire, I may get more out of the book. With that being said, I ... Guide to Growing Old

elmertang's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/16 Fausto Liriano wrote: I highly respect Billy Graham. Growing up his autobiography was a big influence in my life and, although he is not one of my favorite authors, I though it would be interesting to read a book about what it´s, for a guy like him, who was really active all his life, to be elderly and his reflections on ... Nearing Home: Billy Graham´s Last Book

Fausto's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/10 Ernest Lim wrote: This is a great book by the elderly Billy Graham, written by an elderly, for the elderlies, inspiring the elderlies to live a meaningful and purposeful life, at their station of life. Though I'm not exactly an elderly person yet, I thoroughly enjoyedand benefitted from the wealth of wisdom found in ... nearing home

Ernest 's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/4 Matt Prior wrote: I found this book to be quite enjoyable and informative.  It made me take a second look at some of my ideas about aging and what my life should look like as I get older.  Much of what Rev. Graham says in the book is not new information but it was good to have him call it to mind.  I especially ... Nearing Home by Billy Graham

Matt's Rating:

4 Stars