A seminary student has drawn on his experience working in a Christian bookstore to offer a four-step guide to helping support Christian retail. In “How We Can Help Christian Book Stores” blog, Dominic Silla says Christians should buy their books from Christian stores, spend time there, and help promote the businesses. “For much of church history the idea of even owning a book was cost prohibitive, and libraries were rare and exclusive,” he writes. “How blessed are we to be able to access so easily the treasures of our modern fellow workers and ancient forebears in the faith. Don’t be lazy, be proactive…support a local Christian bookstore.”

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