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I'm Not a Scaredy-Cat

I'm Not a Scaredy-Cat

On 9/21 Reading with Beth wrote: I'm Not a Scaredy-Cat: A Prayer for When You Wish You Were Brave is a children's book written by Max Lucado and illustrated by Shirley Ng-Benitez. In about thirty-two pages, this hardcover picture book portrays the whimsical story an adorable cat character dealing with fearful scenarios, such as the ... I'm Not a Scaredy-Cat

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365 Devotions for Living Joyfully

365 Devotions for Living Joyfully

On 9/15 Reading with Beth wrote: 365 Devotions for Living Joyfully, by Victoria York is an encouraging daily devotional book.It's ideal to start this devotional on January 1, yet readers may start reading at any time throughout the year. Each daily devotion features a title, scripture verse, devotional text, and quick prayer. Also, ... Book Review: 365 Devotions for Living Joyfully

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5-Minute Bible

5-Minute Bible

On 9/10 Reading with Beth wrote: Five-Minute Bible: 100 Stories and 100 Songs is children's devotional book, created by Stephen Elkins and illustrated by Tim O'Connor. As the title indicates, this book consists of 100 stories and 100 songs for 100 devotionals. Each devotion features the title, scripture reference, devotional text, notable ... Five-Minute Bible

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Precious Moments Little Book of Bible Stories

Precious Moments Little Book of Bible Stories

On 9/4 Reading with Beth wrote: Precious Moments: Little Book of Bible Stories, by Jean Fischer is a delightful children's board book by Jean Fischer.This devotional book features sixteen Bible stories with scripture references, as well as scripture verses and prayers. Plus, there are adorable full-color Precious Moments illustrations ... Book Review: Little Book of Bible Stories

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Devotions for a Sacred Marriage

Devotions for a Sacred Marriage

On 8/18 Reading with Beth wrote: Devotions for a Sacred Marriage: A Year of Weekly Devotions for Couples, by Gary Thomas is a devotional guidebook for marriage couples. As the title indicates, this book consists of 52 weekly devotionals for couples. These devotionals feature a scripture verse, title, and devotional text that spans ... Devotions for a Sacred Marriage

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Princess Prayers

Princess Prayers

On 6/10 Reading with Beth wrote: Princess Prayers is a delightful children's book written by Crystal Bowman and inspired by Jeanna Young and Jacqueline Johnson.With each page turn, this board book features prayers and scripture verses, as well as adorable princess illustrations. According to the back cover, "Princess Prayers includes ... Book Review: Princess Prayers

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Jesus Loves Me

Jesus Loves Me

On 6/3 Reading with Beth wrote: Jesus Love Me: A Sing-Along Book is a charming children's book with adorable illustrations by Gynux. Within twenty pages, this board book with a padded cover features the classic song, Jesus Loves Me. According to the back cover, "Read or sing along with your little one's favorite song! Jesus ... Book Review: Jesus Loves Me

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My Jesus Bible

My Jesus Bible

On 5/26 Reading with Beth wrote:  My Jesus Bible is an inspirational children's book with text by Michael Berghof and illustrated by Gill Guile. This padded board board with an easy-to-hold handle focuses on the biblical life of Jesus. There are twenty bible mini-stories, which are presented in an easy-to-read-manner for young ... Book Review: My Jesus Bible

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The Beginner's Bible Carry-Along Treasury

The Beginner's Bible Carry-Along Treasury

On 5/20 Reading with Beth wrote:   Carry-Along Treasury is a part of The Beginner's Bible collection, and this carry-along version has an easy-to-hold handle and magnetic closure. While spanning 160 pages, this hardcover book features at least twenty-six Bible stories from the Old and New Testaments, which are presented in ... Book Review: Carry-Along Treasury

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The Beginner's Bible for Little Ones

The Beginner's Bible for Little Ones

On 5/13 Reading with Beth wrote: The Beginner's Bible for Little Ones is an enjoyable children's book, which features summarized biblical stories that are relatable to young children. Within thirty-two pages, this book includes Bible verse references for eight bible stories: The Beginning, Noah's Ark, The Mean Giant, Daniel and ... Book Review: The Beginner's Bible for Little Ones

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The Beginner's Bible Noah and the Noisy Ark

The Beginner's Bible Noah and the Noisy Ark

On 5/6 Reading with Beth wrote:  Noah and the Noisy Ark is a charming children's book, which includes illustrations from The Beginner's Bible. Within eighteen  pages, this book features a summarized biblical story of Noah and the ark that is relatable to children. According to the back cover: "Young readers will love ... Book Review: Noah and the Noisy Ark

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KJV, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Cloth Over Board, Black/Gray, Red Letter Edition

KJV, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Cloth Over Board, Black/Gray, Red Letter Edition

On 4/29 Reading with Beth wrote: The Thomas Nelson Large Print Thinline Bible is a King James Version (KJV), and it's designed to easily read and transport.According to the back cover, this particular Bible "strikes the perfect balance between portability and readability. This lightweight, convenient, and easy-to-read Bible is ideal ... Book Review: Thinline Bible

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KJV, Thinline Bible, Compact, Cloth Over Board, Navy/Gray, Red Letter Edition

KJV, Thinline Bible, Compact, Cloth Over Board, Navy/Gray, Red Letter Edition

On 4/20 Reading with Beth wrote: The Thomas Nelson Compact Thinline Bible is a King James Version (KJV), and it's designed to be easily transported and accessible in various situations.According to the back cover, this particular Bible is "designed to be a convenient Bible for reading or travel...easily fits in purses, backpacks, or ... Book Review: Compact Thinline Bible

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KJV, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Imitation Leather, Black, Red Letter Edition

KJV, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Imitation Leather, Black, Red Letter Edition

On 4/15 Reading with Beth wrote: The Large Print Thinline Bible is a King James Version (KJV), and it's designed to easily read and transport for accessibility throughout the day.According to the back cover, this particular Bible "strikes the perfect balance between portability and readability. This lightweight, convenient, and easy-to-read ... Book Review: Large Print Thinline Bible

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KJV, Thinline Bible, Compact, Imitation Leather, Burgundy, Red Letter Edition

KJV, Thinline Bible, Compact, Imitation Leather, Burgundy, Red Letter Edition

On 4/9 Reading with Beth wrote: The Thomas Nelson Compact Thinline Bible is a King James Version (KJV), and it's designed to be easily transported and accessible in various situations.According to the back cover, this particular Bible is "designed to be a convenient Bible for reading or travel...easily fits in purses, backpacks, or ... Book Review: Compact Thinline Bible

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ICB Princess Bible with Coloring Sticker Book

ICB Princess Bible with Coloring Sticker Book

On 3/21 Reading with Beth wrote: The Princess Bible is an International Children's Bible (ICB) version, which is designed to help children, especially girls, learn and gain a deeper understanding of the Bible. It also includes a free Princess Bible Coloring Book with two pages of full-color stickers.In the Preface, it states, "The ... Book Review: Princess Bible

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5 Minutes With Jesus: Quiet Time for Your Soul

5 Minutes With Jesus: Quiet Time for Your Soul

On 3/13 Reading with Beth wrote:   Quiet Time for Your Soul: 5 Minutes with Jesus is a daily devotional book by Sheila Walsh with Sherri Gragg.With about fifty daily devotions, this is an ideal book to incorporate into personal devotional time or to utilize to start spending quiet time with God each day. Each chapter includes the ... Book Review: Quiet Time for Your Soul

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NIV The Plans I Have for You Holy Bible, Hardcover

NIV The Plans I Have for You Holy Bible, Hardcover

On 3/4 Reading with Beth wrote: The Plans I Have for You Holy Bible is a New International Version Bible, which is designed to help children learn and gain a deeper understanding of the Bible.Throughout this Bible, there are two-color shades of blue illustrations by Vanessa Brantley-Newton, as well as 50 features titled God's Big Plans ... Book Review: The Plans I Have for You Bible

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Hope for Each Day

Hope for Each Day

On 2/23 Reading with Beth wrote: Hope for Each Day: 365 Devotions for Kids is written by Billy Graham and adapted by Diane Stortz, and it's an enjoyable devotion book.In the Introduction, Graham shared, "Every day I turn to the Bible to give me strength and wisdom for the day and hope for the future.... May God use these daily selections ... Book Review: Hope for Each Day

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NIV Investigator's Holy Bible, Hardcover

NIV Investigator's Holy Bible, Hardcover

On 2/16 Reading with Beth wrote: The Investigator's Holy Bible: Uncover the Truth of the Bible is a New International Version Bible. It focuses on a detective theme for children to learn and gain a deeper understanding of the Bible.Mateo and Isabella are children detectives featured throughout this book. According to the Introduction, ... Book Review: The Investigator's Bible

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NKJV Precious Moments Precious Prayers Bible

NKJV Precious Moments Precious Prayers Bible

On 2/10 Reading with Beth wrote: Precious Moments: Precious Prayers Bible is a New King James (NKJV) version of the Bible, and it enhances reading the Bible for younger ages.Throughout this Bible, there forty-eight pages of full-color Precious Moments artwork, as well as scripture passages and children's prayers accompanying the illustrations.According ... Book Review: Precious Prayers Bible

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Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids

Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids

On 2/2 Reading with Beth wrote: Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids: Everybody Can Help Somebody is a children's book written and illustrated by Ron Hall and Denver Moore. Previously, it was published as Everybody Can Help Somebody.In about thirty pages, this book portrays the true story of Denver Moore and Ron Hall in an easy-to-read ... Book Review: Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids

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Good Good Father for Little Ones

Good Good Father for Little Ones

On 1/22 Reading with Beth wrote: Good Good Father for Little Ones is a charming children's book written by Chris Tomlin and Pat Barrett, as well as illustrated by Lorna Hussey.Within twenty-five pages, this board book features adorable illustrations. It's a charming story that focuses on answering the question: "What is a Good Good ... Book Review: Good Good Father

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God Made You Nose to Toes

God Made You Nose to Toes

On 1/13 Reading with Beth wrote: God Made You Nose to Toes is a children's board book written by Leslie Parrott and illustrated by Estelle Corke. Within twenty pages, this board book features how God created each individual through rhyming text, as well as charming illustrations of various animals, particularly a toucan. According ... Book Review: God Made You Nose to Toes

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Whatever is Lovely

Whatever is Lovely

On 1/5 Reading with Beth wrote:  Whatever Is Lovely: A 90-Day Devotional Journal, by Allia Zobel Nolan is a delightful devotional journal book.  As the title indicates, this book consists of 90 devotional journal entries. These devotionals are divided into the following sections: You and Your Thoughts, Whatever's True, ... Book Review: Whatever Is Lovely

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Simple Pursuit

Simple Pursuit

On 12/30 Reading with Beth wrote: Simple Pursuit: A Heart After Jesus is a devotional book by the Passion Movement with introductions written by Louie Giglio, Chris Tomlin, David Crowder, and Matt Redman. While the introductions throughout this book have been written by Giglio, Tomlin, Crowder, and Redman, the devotionals have been ... Book Review: Simple Pursuit

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NIrV The Beginner's Bible Holy Bible

NIrV The Beginner's Bible Holy Bible

On 12/22 Reading with Beth wrote: The Beginner's Bible: NIrV Holy Bible is a New International Reader's Version Bible, and it's a wonderful biblical resource with interesting full-color illustrations.In addition to the Old and New Testaments, this Bible features the following sections: Books of the Bible in Alphabetical Order, Getting ... Book Review: The Beginner's Bible

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The Lord's Prayer

The Lord's Prayer

On 12/16 Reading with Beth wrote: The Lord's Prayer: Words of Hope and Happiness is a children's board book written by Rick Warren and illustrated by Richard Jesse Watson.On the last page, Rick Warren shares, "Prayer is just talking to God. Even though we cannot see God, he is always near, and God loves to hear our prayers. We can talk ... Book Review: The Lord's Prayer

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Grace for the Moment Large Deluxe

Grace for the Moment Large Deluxe

On 12/10 Reading with Beth wrote:  Grace for the Moment: Inspirational Thoughts for Each Day of the Year, by Max Lucado is a highly recommended devotional book, which features excerpts from about twenty of the author's books. This devotional book is similar to the previously released pocket-sized version, yet it's considered ... Book Review: Grace for the Moment

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Read & Play Baby Bible

Read & Play Baby Bible

On 12/2 Reading with Beth wrote:  Read and Play Baby Bible is a charming, yet informative children's book with lovely illustrations. This book features summarized biblical stories that are relatable for children, as well as interactive activities to make learning about God's word even more enjoyable. In 46 pages, there are ... Read and Play Baby Bible

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Devotions for a Deeper Life

Devotions for a Deeper Life

On 11/25 Reading with Beth wrote: Devotions for a Deeper Life: A Daily Devotional is an enjoyable and encouraging book by Oswald Chambers and edited by Glenn D. Black.In the Foreword, Black shares that "the writings of Oswald Chambers contained in this volume were excerpted from these articles in God's Revivalist.... Chambers is respected ... Book Review: Devotions for a Deeper Life

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Precious Moments Little Book of God's Love

Precious Moments Little Book of God's Love

On 11/18 Reading with Beth wrote: Precious Moments: Little Book of God's Love, by Jean Fischer is an adorable children’s book. With the focus of God's love, this book features plenty of prayers, poems, and scripture verses to read. For example, on the first page, Inside My Heart states that "God lives here inside my heart, and ... Book Review: Little Books of God's Love

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365 Devotions for Finding Rest

365 Devotions for Finding Rest

On 11/13 Reading with Beth wrote:  365 Devotions for Finding Rest, by Christina Vinson is an encouraging and worthwhile daily devotional book.In the Introduction, the author shared, "These days, rest can seem elusive. It appears more like a mirage than something we can fully experience, and when we do experience some sort of rest, ... Book Review: 365 Devotions for Finding Rest

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The Lord's Prayer

The Lord's Prayer

On 11/5 Reading with Beth wrote:    The Lord's Prayer: Words of Hope and Happiness is a children's book written by Rick Warren and illustrated by Richard Jesse Watson.In the preface, Rick Warren shares "teaching children to trust God through prayer, and praying with them, is not just our responsibility--it is one of life's ... Book Review: The Lord's Prayer

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God Bless My Friends

God Bless My Friends

On 10/29 Reading with Beth wrote: God Bless My Friends is an adorable children's book written by Hannah C. Hall and illustrated by Steve Whitlow. It's a sweet story about being friends, which is shared within twenty pages. According to the back cover, "Big and small, short and tall, fluffy and prickly...these playmates of all shapes ... Book Review: God Bless My Friends

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One Small Donkey for Little Ones

One Small Donkey for Little Ones

On 10/22 Reading with Beth wrote:  One Small Donkey for Little Ones is a children's book written by Dandi Daley Mackall and illustrated by Marta Alvarez Miguens.   Within twenty pages, a version of the Christmas story is retold in a unique way from the viewpoint of the donkey carrying Mary into Bethlehem. According ... Book Review: One Small Donkey for Little Ones

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Goodnight, Manger

Goodnight, Manger

On 10/13 Reading with Beth wrote:  Goodnight, Manger is a children's book written by Laura Sassi and illustrated by Jane Chapman. Within twenty-five pages, a version of the Christmas story is retold in a unique way with baby Jesus trying to sleep for the night. According to the back cover, "It's bedtime for Baby Jesus, but ... Book Review: Goodnight, Manger

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The Beginner's Bible

The Beginner's Bible

On 10/8 Reading with Beth wrote: The Beginner's Bible: Timeless Children's Stories is a wonderful biblical resource. It features more than 90 Bible stories from the Old and New Testaments, which are presented in an easy-to-read manner for young children.  On almost every page, there are interesting illustrations that enhance ... Book Review: The Beginner's Bible

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5 Minutes with Jesus: A Fresh Infusion of Joy

5 Minutes with Jesus: A Fresh Infusion of Joy

On 10/1 Reading with Beth wrote: 5 Minutes with Jesus: A Fresh Infusion of Joy is a daily devotional book by Sheila Walsh with Sherri Gragg.With around 50 daily devotions, this is an ideal book to incorporate into personal devotional time or to utilize to start spending quiet time with God each day. Each chapter includes the devotional ... Book Review: A Fresh Infusion of Joy

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NIrV Kids’ Devotional Bible

NIrV Kids’ Devotional Bible

On 9/12 Reading with Beth wrote: The Kids' Devotional Bible is a New International Reader's Version (NIrV) of the Bible. It features over 300 devotionals, which are written by Joanne E. DeJonge, Connie W. Neal, Lori VandenBosch, and Tracy Harrast.In the introductory section called How to Use Your Devotional Bible, it states that this ... Book Review: Kids' Devotional Bible

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Itsy Bitsy Christmas

Itsy Bitsy Christmas

On 9/5 Reading with Beth wrote:  Itsy Bitsy Christmas: You're Never Too Little for His Love, by Max Lucado and illustrated by Bruno Merz is an adorable children's book. According to the back cover, "Do you ever feel like you are too small or too ordinary? This is just how Itsy and Bitsy feel. When these two charming little ... Book Review: Itsy Bitsy Christmas

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Precious Moments: Happy Harvest

Precious Moments: Happy Harvest

On 8/4 Reading with Beth wrote:  Precious Moments: Happy Harvest is an adorable children’s book by Jean Fischer. With the focusing on the autumn season, there are plenty of prayers, poems, and mini-stories to read in this book, as well as a scripture verse included on every other page. Here's a list of the topics and titles: ... Book Review: Precious Moments, Happy Harvest

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The Color Code Bible

The Color Code Bible

On 7/9 Reading with Beth wrote:  The Color Code Bible is a New King James Version (NKJV) of the Bible, and the color coded theme is a positive way to enhance reading the Bible for younger ages. On page xix, it states, "There are more than 800,000 words in the Bible.... Trying to make sense of it all can seem like a difficult ... Book Review: The Color Code Bible

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Read With Me Bible For Little Ones

Read With Me Bible For Little Ones

On 6/25 Reading with Beth wrote: Read with Me Bible for Little Ones is a highly recommended children’s book with stories written by Doris Wynbeek Rikkers and illustrations by Dennis G. Jones.   According to the back cover, this book is considered "the perfect way to introduce the Bible to young children. Featuring simple ... Book Review: Read with me Bible for Little Ones

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My Little Prayers

My Little Prayers

On 5/7 Reading with Beth wrote:  My Little Prayers is a children’s book with stories retold by Brenda Ward and illustrations by Diane Le Feyer. According to the back cover, “Help your children discover the power of prayer from an early age." This book features over forty prayers from the scriptures and various biblical ... My Little Prayers

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My Little Bible

My Little Bible

On 4/30 Reading with Beth wrote:  My Little Bible is a children’s book with stories retold by Mary Hollingsworth and illustrations by Diane Le Feyer. According to the back cover, “You can nurture a love for God's Word in your children from an early age." This book features twenty stories from the Old Testament and twenty-two ... My Little Bible

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The Ultimate Guide to the Daniel Fast

The Ultimate Guide to the Daniel Fast

On 3/28 Reading with Beth wrote: The Ultimate Guide to the Daniel Fast, by Kristen Feola is a devotional book focusing on fasting from the both the spiritual and practical perspectives.  In essence, the Daniel Fast is based on the fasting experiences of Daniel from the Bible.  In the Introduction Feast While You Fast section, ... Book Review: The Ultimate Guide to the Daniel Fast

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From This Day Forward

From This Day Forward

On 11/3 Reading with Beth wrote:  From This Day Forward: Five Commitments to Fail-Proof Your Marriage, by Craig Groeschel and Amy Groeschel is a non-fiction book about marriage from a Christian perspective.Since the authors of this book are a husband and wife, they both provide a different point-of-view regarding the topic of ... Book Review: From This Day Forward

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The Case for Faith Student Edition

The Case for Faith Student Edition

On 10/20 Reading with Beth wrote: The Case for Faith Student Edition: A Journalist Investigates the Toughest Objections to Christianity, by Lee Strobel with Jane Vogel is a well-written non-fiction book regarding the Christian themes of faith in an investigative method. While describing his journey towards Christianity, Strobel ... Book Review: The Case for Faith Student Edition

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7 Ways to Be Her Hero

7 Ways to Be Her Hero

On 7/28 Reading with Beth wrote: Seven Ways to Be Her Hero: The One She's Been Waiting For, by Doug Fields is a non-fiction book dealing with spiritual issues and discussions relating to marriage from the husband's viewpoint.In the section titled Start Here, the author said, "7 Ways to Be Her Hero is really what the book is about.   ... Book Review: Seven Ways to Be Her Hero

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25,000 Mornings

25,000 Mornings

On 5/20 Reading with Beth wrote:   25,000 Mornings: Ancient Wisdom for a Modern World, by Fay Rowe is a Christian devotional book.According to the book, the author shares, "A few years ago, a television ad for the state of Michigan said we have 25,000 morning, give or take a few.  Michigan has given us 68,49 years....  ... Book Review: 25,000 Mornings

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One God, One Plan, One Life

One God, One Plan, One Life

On 5/5 Reading with Beth wrote: One God, One Plan, One Life: A 365 Devotional, by Max Lucado is a non-fiction devotional book that's geared towards teenagers. This devotional book has been adapted for teens by James Lund and features material from Max Lucado's books. According to page 383, "Devotional material has been excerpted ... One God, One Plan, One Life

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The 21-Day Financial Fast

The 21-Day Financial Fast

On 5/2 Reading with Beth wrote: The 21-Day Financial Fast: Your Path to Financial Peace and Freedom, by Michelle Singletary is non-fiction book that serves as a practical guide to managing money, as well as dealing with financial stress and seeking financial peace.On page 21, Singletary wrote, "Wherever you fall on the financial spectrum--compulsive ... Book Review: The 21-Day Financial Fast

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Women Living Well

Women Living Well

On 11/16 Reading with Beth wrote: Women Living Well: Finding Your Joy in God, Your Man, Your Kids, and Your Home, by Courtney Joseph is a non-fiction book that includes the author's personal experiences with scripture verses and references interspersed throughout the book. It's written in a conversational tone, as well as it's encouraging ... Women Living Well

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Billy Graham in Quotes

Billy Graham in Quotes

On 9/25 Reading with Beth wrote:  Billy Graham in Quotes, by Franklin Graham with Donna Lee Toney is an intriguing book with a compilation various quotes by Billy Graham. According to the book's back cover, "Billy Graham, the world-renowned author, preacher, and evangelist, has delivered the gospel message to more people face-to-face ... Book Review: BIlly Graham in Quotes

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The Christian Mama's Guide to Having a Baby

The Christian Mama's Guide to Having a Baby

On 6/20 Reading with Beth wrote: The Christian Mama's Guide to Having a Baby: Everything You Need to Know to Survive (and Love) Your Pregnancy, by Erin MacPherson is a non-fiction book that's written in a friendly, yet informative manner.  By sharing practical tips with Christian values in a humorous way, the author relates to ... Book Review: The Christian Mama's Guide to Having a Baby

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Draw the Circle

Draw the Circle

On 4/27 Reading with Beth wrote: Draw the Circle: The 40 Day Prayer Challenge, by Mark Batterson is a forty-day devotional book, which focuses on prayer.  This book is considered to be a sort-of sequel to The Circle Maker.  However, it's not necessary to read the books in order; I've only read Draw the Circle.In the Introduction, ... Book Review: Draw the Circle

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Just Like Jesus

Just Like Jesus

On 3/10 Reading with Beth wrote: Just Like Jesus: A Heart Like His, by Max Lucado is a well-written non-fiction book regarding Christian themes.  There's a devotional (titled Just Like Jesus: A Thirty Day Walk with the Savior), which is an accompaniment to this book.  However, it is not necessary to read both books at the ... Book Review: Just Like Jesus

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Just Like Jesus Devotional

Just Like Jesus Devotional

On 2/23 Reading with Beth wrote: Just Like Jesus Devotional: A Thirty Day Walk with the Savior, by Max Lucado is a thirty-day devotional book, which is an accompaniment to Lucado's book, titled Just Like Jesus: A Heart Like His.  However, it's not necessary to read both books at the same time.  Please note that I've only read ... Book Review: Just Like Jesus Devotional

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Surviving Your Serengeti

Surviving Your Serengeti

On 2/18 Reading with Beth wrote: Surviving Your Serengeti: Seven Skills to Master Business and Life, by Stefan Swanepoel is a delightful book, which is considered "a fable of self-discovery." In the introduction, on page xiii, Swanepoel shares, "Nearly two million wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles annually run a 1,000-mile journey filled ... Book Review: Surviving Your Serengeti

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A Year with Jesus

A Year with Jesus

On 12/30 Reading with Beth wrote: A Year with Jesus: Daily Readings and Reflections on Jesus’ Own Words, by R. P. Nettelhorst is a daily devotional book.  According to the Introduction, on page 16, "We have a wonderful opportunity to get to know Jesus through the Bible.  We can hear directly from him with his own words spoken ... Book Review: A Year with Jesus

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Your 100 Day Prayer

Your 100 Day Prayer

On 10/22 Reading with Beth wrote: Your 100 Day Prayer: The Transforming Power of Actively Waiting on God, by John I. Snyder is an interesting and unique devotional book.According to  page xiii, "This book is intended as a guide to your own 100-day prayer, where you will bring your issue before God every day for this 100-day period.  ... Book Review: Your 100 Day Prayer

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Daily Gifts of Grace

Daily Gifts of Grace

On 9/6 Reading with Beth wrote: Daily Gifts of Grace: Devotions for Each Day of Your Year, by Women of Faith is a daily devotional book, which provides both encouragement and biblical inspiration. According to the Introduction on page 1, "This collection of daily readings expresses 366 ways that daily gift of grace has played ... Book Review: Daily Gifts of Grace

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The Lucado Inspirational Reader

The Lucado Inspirational Reader

On 7/16 Reading with Beth wrote: The Lucado Inspirational Reader: Hope and Encouragement for Your Everyday Life, by Max Lucado is an uplifting book, which is a compilation of various quotes and excerpts from Lucado's books. According to the book's back cover, "For more than twenty-five years you've trusted Max Lucado to walk with you ... Book Review: The Lucado Inspirational Reader

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Moments of Truth

Moments of Truth

On 6/25 Reading with Beth wrote: Moments of Truth: Unleashing God's Word One Day at a Time, by John MacArthur is an inspirational daily devotional book.According to the Introduction on page vii, "John MacArthur has been and continues to be a champion for truth as revealed in His Word.  And during the course of his life and ministry, ... Book Review: Moments of Truth

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Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

On 5/16 Reading with Beth wrote: Thank You, God, for Blessing Me, by Max Lucado is a delightful children’s book.  With adorable pictures and sweet words, the author has created an enjoyable book based on Christian values.According to the back cover, “Little Hermie is thankful for many things in his garden home, like plenty ... Book Review: Thank You, God, for Blessing Me

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The Accidental Bride

The Accidental Bride

On 3/29 Reading with Beth wrote: Currently, Shay Brandenberger and her daughter live near a pleasant, yet small, town in Montana.  Unfortunately, bills are piling up and the bank is threatening to foreclose on their family's ranch and home.Due to a series of accidents, Shay's monetary problems will be solved, but providing her ... Book Review: The Accidental Bride

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It's Not About Me

It's Not About Me

On 7/19 Reading with Beth wrote: It’s Not About Me: Rescue From The Life We Thought Would Make Us Happy, by Max Lucado is a wonderful book, written by one of my favorite non-fiction authors. Throughout the book, there are scripture verses and Biblical stories, as well as the author’s personal experiences and reflections. On page ... It's Not About Me

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 5/25 Reading with Beth wrote: Max on Life: Answers and Insights to your Most Important Questions, by Max Lucado is an excellent resource and worthwhile book to read. Lucado complied 172 questions that he’s been asked over the years, as a pastor and writer, from various individuals. With these 172 questions, he provides 172 answers, ... Max on Life

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In Constant Prayer

In Constant Prayer

On 5/25 Reading with Beth wrote: As a Christian, I am a firm believer in prayer. Unfortunately, this book was not what I expected. With the title, In Constant Prayer, I was expecting the book to focus on how to continually incorporate prayer into daily life, based on scripture. Instead, the main focus was on reading “the daily ... In Constant Prayer

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 5/25 Reading with Beth wrote: As an experienced traveler in his younger years, David Ponder frequently reminisces about his unique travels throughout history. Now, at an older age, David is summoned by Gabriel the Archangel to attend a unique summit conference. Every traveler, from various time periods throughout history, attends ... The Final Summit

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3 Stars

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Voices of the Faithful

Voices of the Faithful

On 1/18 Reading with Beth wrote: Voices of the Faithful: Inspiring Stories of Courage from Christians Serving Around the World, by Beth Moore and Friends Who Put Their Lives on the Line for God (compiled by Kim P. Davis) is a daily devotional book. In the book’s primary introduction, on page XVII and XVIII, Beth Moore summarizes ... Voices of the Faithful

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A Year with God

A Year with God

On 12/1 Reading with Beth wrote: A Year with God: Daily Readings and Reflections on God’s Own Words, by R. P. Nettelhorst is a daily devotional book. This insightful book is about “making His thoughts your thoughts,” by focusing on the actual words from God mentioned in the Bible. According to page 16, “A Year with God is ... A Year with God

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Your Money God's Way

Your Money God's Way

On 10/25 Reading with Beth wrote: Your Money God’s Way: Overcoming the Seven Money Myths That Keep Christians Broke, by Amie Streater shares practical ways to stay on track with financial spending, saving, and giving. It focuses on seven money myths that keep Christians broke and the reality to these myths, as well as ways to overcome ... Your Money God's Way

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 10/19 Reading with Beth wrote: Outlive Your Life: You Were Made to Make a Difference, by Max Lucado is an insightful book, which motivates readers to realign their lives to truly make a difference in this world for Jesus Christ. According to page four, “Life is racing by, and if we aren’t careful, you and I will look up, and ... Outlive Your Life

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The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect

On 9/7 Reading with Beth wrote: The Butterfly Effect: How Your Life Matters, by Andy Andrews is a motivational gift book. The author starts by sharing the story of the scientific law, commonly known as the butterfly effect, and how it is applied to human life. Throughout this short book, several examples are expressed through various ... The Butterfly Effect

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Same Kind of Different As Me

Same Kind of Different As Me

On 8/19 Reading with Beth wrote: Same Kind of Different As Me, by Ron Hall and Denver Moore with Lynn Vincent is a riveting and spiritually encouraging story of two men connected through one woman's pure demonstration of God's love. This true story depicts the lives of Denver Moore and Ron Hall, from their extremely different childhoods ... Same Kind of Different As Me

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Billy Graham

Billy Graham

On 7/6 Reading with Beth wrote: Billy Graham: His Life and Influence, by David Aikman is an intriguing biography of Graham's life. From his personal life to his public image, the author depicts how Graham strived to be a faithful follower of Jesus Christ. Throughout the book, Aikman refers to various resources, including Graham's ... Billy Graham: His Life and Influence

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2 Stars

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