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Apostle Paul

Apostle Paul

On 8/30 Karen1356 wrote: sourceNancy I. Sanders invites us to 'read about the life of Paul, from the time he first became a believer to the completion of his mission and learn why he is a Bible hero' in Get to Know Apostle Paul, a full-color biography for kids.  This book is a little gem.  Oftentimes, books deal ... Book Review: Get to Know Apostle Paul

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4 Stars

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101 Bible Stories from Creation to Revelation

101 Bible Stories from Creation to Revelation

On 4/11 Karen1356 wrote: source101 Bible Stories from Creation to Revelation illustrated by Dan Andreasen is a great compilation of stories throughout the Old and New Testament.  The stories are targeted for 6-10 year-olds.   The amount of stories proportioned to the Old and New Testament seems to be equal.  The ... Book Review: 101 Bible Stories from Creation to Revelation

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4 Stars

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Hands Free Mama

Hands Free Mama

On 1/11 Karen1356 wrote: Rachel Macy Stafford's Hands Free Mama chronicles her journey of discovering 'what happens when you choose to open your heart--and your hands--to each God-given moment.This book was a difficult read for me.  The concept of the book itself is what attracted me to it but while reading I became more ... Book Review: Hands Free Mama

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4 Stars

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Jesus on Every Page

Jesus on Every Page

On 10/10 Karen1356 wrote: Jesus on Every Page:10 Simple Ways to Seek and Find Christ in the Old Testament written by David Murray seeks to reveal “Christ’s presence throughout the Old Testament—in the Creation, the Law, the Psalms, the Prophets, and the Proverbs.”Beginning on the road to Emmaus the author begins with ... Book Review: Jesus on Every Page

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3 Stars

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Runaway Emotions

Runaway Emotions

On 7/19 Karen1356 wrote:  Author Jeff Schreve says, "A specific and compelling message can be found in each of your negative, painful emotions.  God Himself is trying to speak to you through those emotions--right now."  In his book, Runaway Emotions, Schreve seeks to show "how the truth of the Bible can make sense ... Book Review: Runaway Emotions

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4 Stars

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So Shines the Night

So Shines the Night

On 3/7 Karen1356 wrote: So Shines the Night by Tracy L. Higley is a story of escaping the past only to find that its secrets begin to unravel in the present and threaten to destroy the future.  The story is centered on the competing forces of the worshippers of Artemis, a group of sorcerers, and the followers of The Way ... Book Review--So Shines the Night

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4 Stars

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Desperate

Desperate

On 1/11 Karen1356 wrote: Desperate: Hope for the Mom Who Needs to Breathe written by Sarah Mae & Sally Clarkson sets out to provide encouragement, help, and answers to questions.Did it deliver?  The authors provided a lot of tools.  Each chapter begins with a letter from the younger mom and the seasoned mother's ... Book Review--Desperate

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3 Stars

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The Respect Dare

The Respect Dare

On 12/7 Karen1356 wrote: In The Respect Dare: 40 Days to a Deeper Connection with God and Your Husband, Nina Roesner's premise is that a wife's relationship with God is in direct correlation to her relationship with her husband.  The book focuses on the importance of a wife respecting her husband and the consequences ... Book Review--The Respect Dare

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4 Stars

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Lovelier Than Daylight

Lovelier Than Daylight

On 11/15 Karen1356 wrote: In Lovelier Than Daylight, Rosslyn Elliott captures the struggle between love and principle at the center of the issue of alcohol.Susanna Hanby's heart aches as she has seen first hand the devastation caused to her sister's family by the vice of drinking.  Her wounds leave her righteously indignant ... Book Review--Lovelier Than Daylight

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Everything

Everything

On 10/9 Karen1356 wrote: Book DescriptionBut it was just enough to bring her to a place of surrender, piece by precious piece. In that surrender, she found the freedom of giving everything to God. And through Scripture, community, and the work of the Holy Spirit, she gives it all over again, every day.In this gentle and challenging ... Book Review--Everything by Mary Demuth

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3 Stars

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