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The Woman's Study Bible, NKJV

The Woman's Study Bible, NKJV

On 4/29 maryannb wrote: This is an amazing Bible. I have to say it is myFavorite Bible. Ms. Patterson and her team has done an excellent job of putting this Bible together. It is theologically and doctrinal sound. I love the Holman translation, it is easy and clear to read. The print size is excellent. I have recently ... The Women's Study Bible

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The Daniel Code

The Daniel Code

On 3/2 maryannb wrote: From The back of the book:We live in dangerous times. Not only does violence stalk us in the form of terrorism and crime, but our culture itself is crumbling. Our society tolerates and even praises what would once have been barely spoken of. If we stand up we are branded as intolerant, the term today’s ... The Daniel Code

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5 Minutes with Jesus: A Fresh Infusion of Joy

5 Minutes with Jesus: A Fresh Infusion of Joy

On 12/9 maryannb wrote: Everyone is looking for joy in their life.  What a better way to find joy, than to look into God's word for the joy that we can take and enjoy every day.This little book is packed with ways to enhance your life with joy.  Well written and a quick 5-minute read, you can find yourself infused ... A Fresh Infusion of Joy

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James: Faith Becomes Real

James: Faith Becomes Real

On 12/9 maryannb wrote: The book of James can be inspiring and often perplexing. This verse-by-verse journey illustrates James’s letter with both-modern day and biblical examples. By slowing down and focusing on each verse individually, it allows the reader to better understand what James meant and how it applies to today’s ... James – Faith Becomes Real

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Today's Moment of Truth

Today's Moment of Truth

On 8/25 maryannb wrote: From the back of the book:  Why do we believe what we believe?   Leading apologists Lee Strobel and Mark Mittelberg present 180 insightful devotions that will give you daily infusions of spiritual truth while deepening your knowledge of the evidence for Christianity.  Each devotional is ... Today's Moment of Truth

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Giant Killers

Giant Killers

On 8/25 maryannb wrote: It seemed a lopsided battle. On one side, a small shepherd with a sling and five stones. On the other, a heavily armored ten-foot giant whose taunts and challenges immobilized an army of seasoned warriors.The story of David and Goliath has become an almost universal underdog story; but in reality, Goliath ... Giant Killers

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God's Beloved Daughters

God's Beloved Daughters

On 7/12 maryannb wrote: Both a daily devotional and an in-depth Bible study, God’s Beloved Daughters is a tool “to strengthen and establish and to exhort and comfort and encourage you in your faith” Merrilynn Grodecki has a passion for seeing God’s daughters step into that grace-enhanced, mountain-moving, peace-filled ... God's Beloved Daughters: Daily Discovering the Blessings

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NKJV, American Woman's Bible

NKJV, American Woman's Bible

On 6/29 maryannb wrote: QUICK OVERVIEW:The American Woman’s Bible brings to life biblical virtues through the words and actions of extraordinary American women past and present. By this ,we learn the power of the Bible in shaping our blessed American way of life and can develop the same biblical character in our own ... American Women's Bible

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NIV, Lifehacks Bible, Hardcover

NIV, Lifehacks Bible, Hardcover

On 6/10 maryannb wrote: A “Lifehack” describes any advice, shortcut, tip or skill that will help you get things done more efficiently and effectively.The NIV Lifehacks Bible uses “lifehacking” methods to give you practical and achievable tools to integrate spiritual habits into your busy, technology-centric, ... NIV Lifehacks Bible

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NKJV, The Chronological Study Bible

NKJV, The Chronological Study Bible

On 5/13 maryannb wrote: If you are looking for a good study Bible that shows the scripture in the order that they happened, this is the Bible for you. I think that every Bible scholar should have a chronological Bible in their library. Written in the NKJV, it is easy to read. Diagrams and maps, illustrations are in full ... The NKJV Chronological Study Bible

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NKJV, Apply the Word Study Bible, Hardcover, Red Letter Edition

NKJV, Apply the Word Study Bible, Hardcover, Red Letter Edition

On 4/25 maryannb wrote: I had the opportunity to review the e-version of this Bible.  I love to study God's Word, and I accepted the opportunity to review this Bible when I was studying out a Bible study.   I will be the first to admit that I prefer print to e-versions, but I wanted this to help me with my study and ... NKJV, Apply the Word Study Bible, Hardcover, Red Letter Edition

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The James Code

The James Code

On 4/11 maryannb wrote: The James Code is an exceptional book written by O.S. Hawkins.  The author has done a wonderful job at presenting the book of James.  It is easy to read, written in a devotional style of writing, and you can see the need to put our faith into action.   I enjoyed studying the book of James, ... The James Code

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Wicked Women of the Bible

Wicked Women of the Bible

On 1/16 maryannb wrote: From the back of the book: What can Jezebel, the Bible s wickedest queen, reveal about God s holiness and power and even about his sense of humor? What about the Woman at the Well the one with five husbands and a live-in lover? And what of the prostitute whose tears bathe the feet of Jesus in front ... Wicked Women of the Bible

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Everything Counts Revised Edition

Everything Counts Revised Edition

On 11/24 maryannb wrote: Author Steven Chase has written a wonderful devotional book for teens.He has done a delightful job in making use of Oswald Chambers Utmost for His Highest, using this and building upon it, to make a devotional that teens will surely enjoy.I appreciate his format, where Mr. Chase writes his thoughts, ... Everything Counts

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NKJV Study Bible for Kids

NKJV Study Bible for Kids

On 11/3 maryannb wrote:  From the Publisher: The NKJV Study Bible for Kids is the premier study Bible for children 8 to 12 in the trusted New King James Version, and in full-color! Not only is this a Bible for study of biblical facts and themes, it also includes articles that are topical, and ... NKJV Study Bible for Kids

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The Leadership Handbook

The Leadership Handbook

On 10/22 maryannb wrote:  From the back of the book:A master communicator, Maxwell is known for his one-liners.  Sometimes, humorous, sometimes serious, always entertaining, these clever phrases offer a wealth of insight, experience and wisdom.The leadership Handbook brings many of Maxwell's leadership truths to light.This  ... The Leadership Handbook

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NKJV Note-Taker's Bible

NKJV Note-Taker's Bible

On 12/31 maryannb wrote: Finally, a hardcover Bible that has plenty of room for taking notes during public or private worship, small group fellowships, or any other time or place you feel the need to make comments on the Bible. No more cramped writing in tiny margins—the NKJV Note-Takers Bible makes it easy to stay ... NKJV Notetakers Bible

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NIV Discover God's Heart Devotional Bible

NIV Discover God's Heart Devotional Bible

On 11/18 maryannb wrote: As they journey through the Bible from cover to cover, readers will appreciate how the NIV Discover God’s Heart Devotional Bible will help them through tough spots such as Numbers and Leviticus while giving them deeper understanding of the Scriptures and connecting them with the heart of its Author. ... Discover God's Heart Devotional Bible

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The NKJV Study Bible

The NKJV Study Bible

On 10/21 maryannb wrote: The NKJV Study Bible, the most comprehensive study Bible available, now in a full-color edition with added features! The acclaimed NKJV Study Bible is the most complete study system for all who desire accurate study in God's Word. The Second Edition includes more features to make it the best all-purpose ... The NKJV Study Bible Full-Color Edition

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The Maxwell Leadership Bible, NIV

The Maxwell Leadership Bible, NIV

On 10/2 maryannb wrote: The Leadership expert, John Maxwell, provides an in-depth look at God’s laws for leaders and leadership, directly connected to the Bible. Now for the first time, the content of The Maxwell Leadership Bible is paired with the bestselling New International Version.Features include:Complete ... The Maxwell Leadership Bible

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NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

On 9/17 maryannb wrote: This Bible has a very attractive cover, which makes gift giving a pleasure. It easy to read, in the NIV, with a type size that is easy on anyone's eyes. I do like the profiles, that give informations on the person highlighted; their strengths and weaknesses, lessons we can learn from their lives, and ... Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

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NIV Essentials Study Bible

NIV Essentials Study Bible

On 8/5 maryannb wrote: I thought I would try the e-version of this Bible, so I have a good study Bible on the go. I have to say I was truly impressed with it. I was impressed with the charts, the "dig deep look close" which takes you into a deeper study of topics such as fasting in the Bible. The illustrations are ... NIV Essentials Study Bible

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Teen Study Bible, NIV

Teen Study Bible, NIV

On 8/5 maryannb wrote: This Bible keeps up with you, to help you keep up with God! As an on-the-go teen, you’re moving fast. God is moving faster! The NIV Teen Study Bible will help you keep in step with all he has done, is doing, and will do in the world—and in your life. This bestselling Bible will also help ... NIV Teen Study Bible

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Teen Study Bible, NIV

Teen Study Bible, NIV

On 8/1 maryannb wrote: This Bible keeps up with you, to help you keep up with God! As an on-the-go teen, you’re moving fast. God is moving faster! The NIV Teen Study Bible will help you keep in step with all he has done, is doing, and will do in the world—and in your life. This bestselling Bible will also help ... NIV Teen Study Bible

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NIV New Spirit-Filled Life Bible

NIV New Spirit-Filled Life Bible

On 6/29 maryannb wrote: From the back of the book:  For more than twenty years, the Spirit Filled Life Bible has offered a fresh look at the Scriptures and the work of the Holy Spirit.  Now in the bestselling New International Version, this Bible addressed important issues of Spirit filled living in the context of ... NIV Spirit Filled Study Bible

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Combating the Lies of Satan

Combating the Lies of Satan

On 5/5 maryannb wrote: "Satan is on a rampage; he has inundated our world with a multiplicity of dangerous lies and is convincing men to feast on them while rejecting God’s holy Word. However, even though Satan’s concocting these lies, man is not an innocent party to this deception; Satan may be spreading lies, but ... Combating the Lies of Satan

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Delivering Women from the Snares of Death

Delivering Women from the Snares of Death

On 3/17 maryannb wrote: "Counting all glory and authority as belonging to God and Him alone, Paige Coleman wisely imparts to her beloved sisters in Christ what it means to faithfully live and love the Word of God. She shows that the prosperity of the soul is a God-given blessing that it is His pleasure to deliver to those ... Delivering Women from the Snares of Death

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The Daniel Plan

The Daniel Plan

On 1/31 maryannb wrote: Revolutionize Your Health ... Once and for All During an afternoon of baptizing over 800 people, Pastor Rick Warren realized it was time for change. He told his congregation he needed to lose weight and asked if anyone wanted to join him. He thought maybe 200 people would sign up, instead he witnessed ... The Daniel Plan

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The Reason for My Hope

The Reason for My Hope

On 1/6 maryannb wrote: Book DescriptionAmerica’s Evangelist presents his masterwork.Who would refuse rescue? This is the question Billy Graham asks throughout this book. The answer is sometimes surprising because there are actually people who refuse to be saved, even if they are in a hopeless situation. Why? Each chapter ... The Reason For My Hope

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Women Living Well

Women Living Well

On 12/2 maryannb wrote: Women desire to live well. However, living well in this modern world is a challenge. The pace of life, along with the new front porch of social media, has changed the landscape of our lives. Women have been told for far too long that being on the go and accumulating more things will make their ... Women Living Well

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NIV Integrated Study Bible

NIV Integrated Study Bible

On 10/7 maryannb wrote: Synopsis:Read the Bible in “real time” with this Bible set in an innovative, new, chronologically-based format. This hardcover Bible aligns similar accounts of the events of the Bible, as well as presenting them in chronological order, to give you a complete, insightful view of the narrative of Scripture. ... NIV Integrated Study Bible

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KJV Homeschool Mom's Bible

KJV Homeschool Mom's Bible

On 8/30 maryannb wrote: Book DescriptionHomeschooling mothers will be encouraged by heartfelt, practical readings from the 365 devotions this KJV Bible offers.This hardcover KJV Bible offers 365 encouraging devotions for moms who educate their children at home. Homeschooling mothers will be encouraged by heartfelt, practical ... The Homeschool Mom's Bible

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Barefoot Summer

Barefoot Summer

On 8/2 maryannb wrote: Madison’s heart has been closed for years. But one summer can change everything.In the years since her twin brother’s drowning, Madison McKinley has struggled to put it behind her. Despite the support of her close-knit family and her gratifying job as a veterinarian in their riverside town, the loss ... Barefoot Summer

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When God Makes Lemonade

When God Makes Lemonade

On 5/8 maryannb wrote: WHEN GOD MAKES LEMONADE is a collection of 68 short, but true stories about people who have experienced some trying situations.   The author uses the idea, of turning our troubles into positives.   God will take our problems, troubles, and hard times and use them as a teaching or ... When God Makes Lemonade

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Organic Outreach for Families

Organic Outreach for Families

On 4/8 maryannb wrote: The Harneys’ book, Organic Outreach for Families, addresses some questions as a Christian parent: How do you reach in to disciple your children and help them develop their own personal and real relationship with Jesus Christ?  And then how do we as a family reach out to our community ... Organic Outreach for Families

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Unglued Devotional

Unglued Devotional

On 3/11 maryannb wrote: Lysa is so real, sharing her life experiences and how God has shown her lessons through them. Many of them I remember reading as emails and it is so nice to have them all in one book. Like her daughter's 'to do list' which included telling people she loves them (Day 48). There are 60 short devotionals ... Unglued Devotional

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The Great House of God

The Great House of God

On 2/13 maryannb wrote: The back cover reads, “God’s greatest desire is to be your dwelling place – The Home For Your Heart. He doesn't want to be merely a weekend getaway. He has no interest in being a Sunday bungalow or even a summer cottage. He wants to be your mailing address, your point of reference, your home…always. ...

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Grace

Grace

On 1/11 maryannb wrote: What an amazing book by Max Lucado. What do we think of when we say "grace"? In this book he clearly defines grace and what God has done for us. He continues with excellent illustrations and examples to show us what has been done for us, and what we can do for others in our lives. This book was ... Grace More than we Deserve Greater than we Imagine

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