just finished reading the book Make Me Like Jesus. It
is the deepest, most beautiful book I've ever read."
recently finished reading the last in the Journals of Corrie
Belle Hollister. This series has been incredibly enriching spiritually."
didn't think I would ever find someone else who spoke to my
heart like George MacDonald and C.S. Lewis, but I find myself
becoming even more enlightened and awakened through your
a great author you are, Mike! And what a great minister and
now have to add one more very brilliant author to my growing
list, Michael Phillips!"
am writing to let you know what a profound experience it has
been for me to read your book Make Me Like Jesus. Your
book has given me direction."
have just finished reading A New Dawn Over Devon and
I must say it was an experience I shall never forget. I found
myself having to stop many times to wipe the tears from my eyes."
make beautiful music with your words."
you so much for writing Make Me Like Jesus!"
have just finished reading Rift in Time.that book kept
me on the edge of my seat. I could scarcely lay it down. I find
each of your books to be intellectually stimulating and spiritually
invigorating.I count them as treasured volumes and dear friends."
just finished reading your book Make Me Like Jesus, and
now I know why you have been my favorite author for many years."
you from the deepest part of my heart, for your obedience."
novels are full course meals. I believe Wild Grows the Heather
in Devon is one of your finest."
an avid and devoted reader of Michael Phillips, my collection
is proudly displayed in my living room. His books have challenged
me spiritually and have left unforgettable memories in my mind.
His characters have become my friends."
the Father has used MacDonald's and your books and a few others
to satisfy and spur on my quest for truth.I feel that finally
someone else is going along a similar journey."
thirteen year old son introduced me to your writing last November.I
had no idea I was about to embark on such a reading adventure."
Secret of the Rose series probably has done more to change my
thinking about God as our Father than anything I have ever read."
much of Christian literature is shallow and unrealistic. At
times I feel like I'm feeding my mind mental fluff. However,
your books are different. Between you and MacDonald, I've met
characters after my own heart, men and women who have depth
of character and a sincere love for truth. There is so little
of that anywhere nowadays that your books are a welcome refreshment."
have delayed writing to you about Make Me Like Jesus
simply because my words were so inadequate to convey how very
moved I am."
thought that anyone else's writings would pale next to George
MacDonald's, so for some time I did not read any of your books.
I want to tell you that my presumption was so WRONG! A God
to Call Father and The Garden at the Edge of Beyond
have become jewels on my library shelf."
teaching on God as Our Father has profoundly changed my thinking."
just finished reading Angels Watching Over Me.it is a
A Rift In Time may be hazardous to your health! While
listening to my wife reading on a recent trip, I got so engrossed
in the story that I nearly ran out of gas!"
you came along, my favorite author was C.S. Lewis."
I feel as though I am not writing to a stranger, but a fellow
pilgrim on the same narrow road."
just read the introduction of Make Me like Jesus and
have I been so touched through a series of books."
man is a genius. He makes you think."
do a lot of reading, and no fiction moves me to thought and
action like yours does."
feel as if your books are like a Bible to me."
I am convinced that you are the George MacDonald of our day!"
speaks through your writing."
am writing to tell you what an impact your series, The Secret
of the Rose, has had on my life."
open up whole new worlds of spiritual understanding."
are one of those rare people today, a real, honest-to-goodness
Christian who is also a great writer of Christian books."
words speak so clearly to the heart of matters."
just finished reading Rift in Time, the best book I have
book Make Me Like Jesus is so absolutely wonderful that
I cried all the way through it."
Reprint from The Page Turner’s Journal, 2000
By Diane Eble