Reviews by Jean M Jones
On 8/23 Jean M Jones wrote: The cover of this book is pretty but it really does not do it justice! I guess that is why they say, “You can't judge a book by it's cover.” So true, so true...especially in this case. Now the contents....As I began to read it hit me with a big WOW!!! THIS BOOK IS SO GOOD!!!! I LOVE IT!!!! I mean, ... Victim of Grace by Robin Jones Gunn
On 6/5 Jean M Jones wrote: I love the fact that this is a hardcover copy. I love the size of this book and I even love the front and back cover which clearly shows what this book is all about. For some reason I am drawn towards things written about Africa and Africa’s orphan children. Reading this book helped satisfy my need ... A Dream So Big by Steve Peifer
On 3/29 Jean M Jones wrote: I would like to say that I have completely read this entire devotional before posting my review. Alas, I have not. Reason being...a devotional needs to be read daily and time given to ponder and meditate upon that day's reading. Due to limited time during my days I like to spend the last minutes I have ... Unglued Devotional by Lysa TerKeurst
On 2/28 Jean M Jones wrote: This being my second time of reading a book by Mark Batterson I can say that I would recommend any of his writings. This particular book has been one that you must read chapter by chapter. Meaning, only one chapter at one sitting. There is much to ponder and meditate upon. I have no doubt that the ... Draw The Circle by Mark Batterson
On 2/10 Jean M Jones wrote: Let me start out by saying that by reading the words that this author, Ken Mansfield, wrote...that the Lord has increased my faith to believe for my future...for whatever may come my way. I cannot go on with this review without first sharing of how I have had such a fear of cancer. This is due to my ... Stumbling On Open Ground by Ken Mansfield
On 1/13 Jean M Jones wrote: This is an excellent book written about how God has given dreams and visions to different muslim people to not only bring them to the point of salvation, but also to use these dreams to connect them with others who have had the same or similar dreams. I thought...what a perfect plan God has! Only Muslims ... What doors God has opened can no man shut! Including the Muslim world!
On 11/21 Jean M Jones wrote: For some reason, of which I cannot now recall, I thought that this was going to be a book that I would not like. I actually thought it was going to be one of those dry sort of books that you had to force yourself to read. I was actually quite wrong! I actually loved this book! First off the subject ... I enjoy Max Lucado's books
On 9/9 Jean M Jones wrote: This is a book review written on the book “1000 Days” by Jonathan Falwell. The author has the idea that all people are constantly on the search for inner peace. That all have restless hearts. He then goes on to share all the ways that people will try to fill their lives up with things and end up ... A study of the days Jesus ministered while yet on this earth
On 3/17 Jean M Jones wrote: LOVE THIS BOOK!!! This one will NOT be given away and probably not lent out. I may, however, purchase this book to give to the closest women in my life! It is just that good!This is my first read of any of Luci Swindoll’s material. Luci is an author, popular speaker, photographer, musician, artist, ... Simple Secrets To A Happy Life, by Luci Swindoll
On 3/1 Jean M Jones wrote: Ever have repeated temptations in your life? Ever make excuses for giving in to them? (ex=It’s my only vice/It’s not like the bigger sins like murder/It’s just this one small thing) If you have then you’re not alone! But now, here, this question: “Ever try to stop?” or “Want to gain tools ... Worth the read
On 2/13 Jean M Jones wrote: Let me first say that I am not a history buff nor am I interested in the political realm of things or of governmental issues. Having said that I will recommend this book to those who ARE history buffs, interested in the political realm and governmental issues. Dr. Arnn presents truths which he backs ... For History Buffs
On 2/1 Jean M Jones wrote: I have to be honest. I have never been much of a history buff nor have I ever been one to get into politics. This book may just have changed this in my life! The title caught my attention as last year during my time with the Lord He told me there was going to be a Revolution. I have thought He meant ... Everyone should read this!
On 1/14 Jean M Jones wrote: When I first set eyes on this book I was immediately in love with it! It is so delightful! It has a beautiful cover and the edges are those tattered ones which are my own personal favorite. As I flipped through this book and began to read the hymns it evoked memories from my childhood of growing up ... Beautiful, delightful, a feast for the eyes and spirit.
On 1/1 Jean M Jones wrote: Reading this book has changed my mindset about leadership in my walk with Jesus. It has caused me to re-think the things I have learned in the past. I had been striving to become a leader. I see here that the better way is to become a follower…a follower of Christ Jesus. If to lead, then as a servant ... This book will change your mindsets about Christian leadership.
On 12/17 Jean M Jones wrote: This is the first fiction book I have read in some time. As a matter of fact, I had sworn off of reading fiction until I “encountered” this book “The Encounter” by Stephen Arterburn. (sorry, couldn’t resist that one lol) I am not only an avid reader of Christian books but am also a librarian ... The Encounter by Stephen Arterburn
On 12/1 Jean M Jones wrote: The Take Action Bible, NKJV by Thomas Nelson The Take Action Bible is printed in NKJV and is published by Thomas Nelson. This isn't a bible that I myself would personally choose to use as it is a glossy paperback and more of a casual look. However, this would be a good choice for a young adult as the ... Would be good to give as a gift for a young adult