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Strong and Kind

Strong and Kind

On 1/12 Jessie wrote: What Legacy Will You Pass Down To The Next Generation?“After being a parent for twenty years, I have come to believe that the most important thing for parents to decide—more important than bottle or breastfeeding, more important than co-sleeping or sleep training, and even more important than whether ... Strong and Kind Book Review

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5 Stars

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Seven Women

Seven Women

On 11/13 Jessie wrote: "In his eagerly anticipated follow-up to the enormously successful Seven Men, New York Times best-selling author Eric Metaxas gives us seven captivating portraits of some of history's greatest women, each of whom changed the course of history by following God's call upon their lives-as women.Each of ... 7 Women and the secret of their greatness

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5 Stars

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The Good, the Bad, and the Grace of God

The Good, the Bad, and the Grace of God

On 8/17 Jessie wrote:  "Jep Robertson, the youngest son of Duck Commander Phil Robertson, and his wife, Jessica, open up about their personal trials, their early years together, and the challenges that might have destroyed them both had the grace of God not intervened. Jep describes being molested as a child and ... The Good, the Bad, and the Grace of God Book Review

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5 Stars

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Living Well, Spending Less

Living Well, Spending Less

On 3/28 Jessie wrote: From the publisher's website: "Ruth Soukup knows what it is like to want what you can’t afford. And she knows the downward spiral of out-of-control spending and how it can consume your life, eat up your time, and destroy your relationships. When she finally hit bottom with her finances and her ... Living Well Spending Less

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5 Stars

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NIV Real-Life Devotional Bible for Women

NIV Real-Life Devotional Bible for Women

On 12/30 Jessie wrote: This is a lovely compact Bible. The cover is beautiful and attractive with its two tone coloring. I enjoyed the ease of reading it. It actually helped me to be more accountable with my Bible reading. I could easily carry it to church, Bible study or just with me throughout the day. It has an attached ... NIV Real-Life Devotional Bible for Women Review

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4 Stars

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Apostle Paul

Apostle Paul

On 9/1 Jessie wrote: Get to Know Apostle Paul by Nancy I. Sanders is a full color biography of Apostle Paul just for kids. It details Paul's conversion and ministry to the Christian faith. This book is easy to read and very informative of events told in the Bible as well as a few from other historians. It has facts and vocabulary ... Get to know Paul Book Review

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4 Stars

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Daisies Are Forever

Daisies Are Forever

On 6/20 Jessie wrote: Daisies are Forever by Liz Tolsma is about Gisela Cramer's harrowing experience during World War Two. Gisela is an American of German descent whose family moved back to Germany right before the war broke out. Gisela's mother sends her to a cousin's home in East Prussia fearing that their home in Berlin ... Daisies are Forever Book Review

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5 Stars

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Whatever You Grow Up to Be

Whatever You Grow Up to Be

On 4/21 Jessie wrote: This was a wonderful children's book that made me cry. She begins with her newborn son talking of his baby feet leaving footprints on his Mommy's heart. She moves up through different ages and parts of his childhood talking about playing and growing. She talks of him in college and ten getting married. ... Whatever You Grow Up To Be Book Review

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5 Stars

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Smitten Book Club

Smitten Book Club

On 2/7 Jessie wrote: From the publisher's website:"Consider that your beau is like a coveted novel whose compelling first lines you’ve just begun to read.” —A Gentlewoman's Guide to Love and CourtshipAt a rummage sale, Heather, a member of the Fireside Book Club, discovers a turn-of-the-century romantic advice book ... Smitten Book Club

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5 Stars

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Unglued

Unglued

On 12/1 Jessie wrote: Unglued Making Wise Choices in the Midst of Raw EmotionsBy Lysa TerKeurstFrom Booksneeze.com "Why is it that those we love the most often receive the brunt of our worst moods? In Unglued, New York Times bestselling author Lysa TerKeurst offers words of hope and healing for women struggling to make ... Unglued Review.

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5 Stars

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Women Living Well

Women Living Well

On 9/28 Jessie wrote: I wanted to repost my review in a post without a giveaway.I've had the immense pleasure and privilege of being on the launch team for Courtney Joseph's new book, Women Living Well. It is a wonderful book, filled with encouragement and practical tips and ideas on how to live a God centered life. She ... Women Living Well Review

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5 Stars

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Simply Delicious Amish Cooking

Simply Delicious Amish Cooking

On 8/12 Jessie wrote: Do these blueberry muffins look good or what? They sure were!! I baked them with a recipe from a new cookbook that I was given to review.Simply Delicious Amish Cooking is a cookbook with wonderful Amish/Mennonite recipes and anecdotes as well as stories of the Pinecraft Amish/Mennonite Community ... Simply Delicious Amish Cooking

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5 Stars

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Unveiling Grace

Unveiling Grace

On 7/9 Jessie wrote: From the book's back cover: "From a rare insider's point of view, Unveiling Grace looks at how Latter-day Saints are 'wooing our country' with their religion, lifestyle, and culture. It is also a gripping story of how and entire family, deeply enmeshed in Mormonism, found their way out and what they ... Unveiling Grace Book Review

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5 Stars

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God's Not Dead

God's Not Dead

On 6/18 Jessie wrote: A Review by Clark Bates             In his book God's not Dead, author and pastor Rice Broocks steps away from his many years in the pulpit as a minister and church planter and into the realm of theology and apologetics.  Interspersing ... God's Not Dead Evidence for God in an Age of Uncertainty Book Review

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3 Stars

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Unexpected Love

Unexpected Love

On 2/23 Jessie wrote: Unexpected Love: God's Heart Revealed in His Conversations with Women by Julie Zine Coleman.This books is about several different interactions between God and women. Each chapter deals with a different scripture reference and what we can learn from God's Word. The introduction to the book was written ... Unexpected Love Book Review

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3 Stars

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The Truth About Forgiveness

The Truth About Forgiveness

On 1/15 Jessie wrote: The Truth About Forgiveness by John MacArthur is a wonderful book. I think forgiveness is something that all of deal with in different ways. Some of us have a difficult time believing that we need to be forgiven while others have a difficult time allowing themselves to be forgiven. He does a wonderful ... The Truth About Forgiveness Book Review

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4 Stars

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