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The Grace Effect

The Grace Effect

On 2/5 Wendy Alton wrote: My interest was immediately sparked when I saw "The Grace Effect: How the Power of One Life Can Reverse the Corruption of Unbelief" by Larry Alex Taunton. And from the first page, it did not disappoint--I couldn't put it down."The Grace Effect" is the story of how Larry Taunton and his family adopted ... Book Review: "The Grace Effect" by Larry Taunton

Wendy's Rating:

5 Stars

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Nearing Home

Nearing Home

On 1/21 Wendy Alton wrote: I couldn't wait to start reading "Nearing Home" by Billy Graham. And from the first page, I wasn't disappointed.  There are some people who are just truly gifted at telling stories. I savored every word."Nearing Home" is a book about growing older, and each chapter focuses on different aspects of ... Book Review: "Nearing Home" by Billy Graham

Wendy's Rating:

5 Stars

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Our Last Great Hope

Our Last Great Hope

On 12/26 Wendy Alton wrote: I was intrigued by the title of this book, Our Last Great Hope: Awakening the Great Commission, by Ronnie Floyd, which is why I chose it for my next read and review. However, I am not sure that I am the proposed audience for this book.Ronnie Floyd tells us that the "Great Commission" is a simple concept ... Book Review: Our Last Great Hope by Ronnie Floyd

Wendy's Rating:

3 Stars

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Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

On 10/16 Wendy Alton wrote: I was intrigued by this book, which is why I chose to read it. While Oprah has easily become a household word (and presence), I have never spent much time watching her. But one cannot deny her influence. She merely mentions a book on her show and it becomes a best-seller. Millions of people listen carefully ... Book Review: Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

Wendy's Rating:

4 Stars

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Ascent from Darkness

Ascent from Darkness

On 9/16 Wendy Alton wrote: I have to honestly say that I couldn't put down the book once I picked it up. Ascent from Darkness: How Satan's Soldier Became God's Warrior, by Michael Leehan, is an unbelievable, compelling, disturbing and in the end, inspiring story of a man's conversion from the dark to the light. Michael Leehan ... Book Review: Ascent From Darkness by Michael Leehan

Wendy's Rating:

5 Stars

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One Call Away

One Call Away

On 9/3 Wendy Alton wrote: Once you start reading the first chapter of this book, you are hooked.  Brenda Warner starts her memoir with the tragic story of her son Zach, and what happened to him when he was merely 4 months old. You are immediately left wondering how and why and what happens next... answers she gives you as ... Book Review: "One Call Away" by Brenda Warner with Jennifer Schuchmann

Wendy's Rating:

5 Stars

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Fresh-Brewed Life

Fresh-Brewed Life

On 8/18 Wendy Alton wrote: The subtitle of this book is "a stirring invitation to wake up your soul."  If there is one book you are going to read this year, make it this one.Nicole Johnson serves inspiration in 10 compact chapters, in areas such as friendships, marriage, beauty, and sexuality, along with your relationship ... Book Review: Fresh-Brewed Life by Nicole Johnson

Wendy's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Seraph Seal

The Seraph Seal

On 8/2 Wendy Alton wrote: Book Review: The Seraph Seal, by Leonard Sweet and Lori Wagner. Published by Thomas Nelson. (fiction)The Seraph Seal is an engaging apocalyptic tale that follows historian Paul Binder on a mysterious and prophetic adventure.  While an interesting read for end times or Christian sci-fi buffs, The ... Book Review: The Seraph Seal

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5 Stars

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