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Second Chances

Second Chances

On 2/3 MommieJennM wrote: The following is a review for BookSneeze.   Second ChancesMore Stories of GraceBy Max LucadoPublished by Thomas NelsonBook Description: We humans are prone to failure. We’re experts at muddying, mixing, and messing up our lives. Who among us hasn’t looked up from the bottom of a pit ... Second Chances by Max Lucado

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4 Stars

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Unglued Devotional

Unglued Devotional

On 4/7 MommieJennM wrote:  Unglued Devotional by Lysa Terkeurstcan be read with the book Unglued, but worked as a stand alone devotional for me. The author has a style that is easy to read and shares personal life stories that I related to. She encourages while pointing the reader to God and His Word. Set up as a 60 day ... Unglued Devotional Review

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5 Stars

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Raising Your Kids to Love the Lord

Raising Your Kids to Love the Lord

On 2/10 MommieJennM wrote:   Raising Your Kids to Love the Lord By Dave Stone  Book DescriptionPractical life lessons, real-life stories, and Scriptural truths for being the family that glorifies God.Preaching is his gift, but Pastor Dave Stone’s family is his passion and his life’s blessing. Dave and Beth have been ... Raising Your Kids to Love the Lord

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5 Stars

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Simply Grilling

Simply Grilling

On 3/29 MommieJennM wrote:      My view:     Like my Mammow did, I enjoy reading cookbooks. This one is interests me for two reasons. The recipes aren't my typical style, and every single recipe in the book is accompanied by a full page color picture. The author is a top graduate of Le Cordon Bleu ... Simply Grilling

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5 Stars

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Then Sings My Soul Book 3

Then Sings My Soul Book 3

On 3/12 MommieJennM wrote: Then Sings My Soul Book 3By Robert MorganPublished by Thomas Nelson my view:      This book is the third of a series, and is my current favorite. Just like the first two in this series, the book has thick textured pages that give it a vintage feel. More modern songs that I recognize ... Book review: Then Sings My Soul

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5 Stars

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Love You More

Love You More

On 12/21 MommieJennM wrote: Love You MoreThe Divine Surprise of Adopting My DaughterBy Jennifer Grant My view:     This author shares her adoption journey, but she also shares so much more. Jennifer Grant paints a picture with words of how her marriage was before children and how she and her husband changed. ... Book Review: Love You More

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5 Stars

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Stumbling Into Grace

Stumbling Into Grace

On 8/22 MommieJennM wrote: Stumbling Into GraceConfessions of a Sometimes Spiritually Clumsy WomanBy Lisa HarperPublished by Thomas Nelsonmy view:     While riding to Atlanta, I read Stumbling Into Grace by Lisa Harper, one of the speakers I enjoyed at the Women of Faith conference. Her book rings sincere and open ... Book review: stumbling into grace

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5 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 7/30 MommieJennM wrote:      my view:     This was my first review to request as an e-book and I must admit that not having the actual book in my hands slowed down my reading of it.     I first read Max Lucado's books written for children, and I still enjoy his easy to understand ... Book review: Max on Life

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4 Stars

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Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach

On 7/30 MommieJennM wrote: "With devotional music, God is always present in His grace." -Johann Sebastian Bach     This biography of Johann Sebastian Bach by Rick Marschall is part of the Christian Encounters series.     Music is powerful. It can speak to my heart, get me moving, and evoke memories. ... Book review: Johann Sebastian Bach

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3 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 4/12 MommieJennM wrote: The Final SummitA Quest to Find the One Principle That Will Save HumanityBy Andy AndrewsPublished by Thomas Nelson     This book is the sequel to The Traveler's Gift. I didn't read the first one, but in this book the main character travels in time and interacts with famous men and women ... Review: The Final Summit

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3 Stars

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Sequin Bible - Pink

Sequin Bible - Pink

On 3/17 MommieJennM wrote: Sequin Bible - PinkPublished by Thomas NelsonBook DescriptionA fun sparkly and shiny Bible for little girls embellished with sequins…Cute to carry and easy to read!A full sized Bible in the International Children’s Bible® translation, the Bible kids can read and understand! This adorable Bible is ... Book Review: Sequin Bible - Pink

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5 Stars

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An Amish Christmas, expanded edition

An Amish Christmas, expanded edition

On 1/29 MommieJennM wrote: An Amish Christmas, expanded edition By Beth Wiseman, Kathleen Fuller, Kelly Long, and Barbara Cameron Published by Thomas Nelson Book Description from the publisher: Enjoy this Amish Christmas bestseller with an additional new novella from romance author Kelly Long. “Christmas Cradles” by ... Book review: An Amish Christmas

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3 Stars

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Then Sings My Soul Special Edition

Then Sings My Soul Special Edition

On 11/9 MommieJennM wrote: This book is beautiful. It has the feel (even torn type edges) of an old hymnal, only paperback, which makes it easier to hold. I expected interesting stories about how hymns were written. It had that and more than I expected. Each story was on the page facing the hymn. The whole hymn- like it appears ... Book review: Then Sings My Soul Special Edition

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5 Stars

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A Time to Embrace

A Time to Embrace

On 10/20 MommieJennM wrote:   A Time to Embrace Timeless Love Series By Karen Kingsbury Published by Thomas Nelson from the publisher: “A tragedy that could have ripped Abby and John apart just might bind them together for a lifetime. After nearly divorcing, John and Abby Reynolds have renewed their vows and are feeling like newlyweds. Together they know ... book review: A Time to Embrace

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5 Stars

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The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect

On 9/7 MommieJennM wrote:    The Butterfly Effect How Your Life Matters By Andy Andrews Published by Thomas Nelson      This is a quick and easy book to read about a powerful story of how each person can make a huge difference to the world for years. It is encouraging and true. Read this to see how each person ... review of The Butterfly Effect

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5 Stars

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 9/7 MommieJennM wrote: The Boy Who Changed the World By Andy Andrew Published by Thomas Nelson       This is a children’s version based on the book The Butterfly Effect. It encourages children and adults to make a difference that can impact others far beyond what we can imagine. from the publisher: “Did you know that what you do ... Review of the Butterfly Effect

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5 Stars

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Love on a Dime

Love on a Dime

On 6/4 MommieJennM wrote: Imagine an author writing under a pseudonym, even her parents don’t know that she is a novelist. Then put her in a setting of high society over a century ago. Add in some romance, philanthropy, and many consumed with their “place” in society. That is the basic content of Love on a Dime by Cara ... book review of Love on a dime

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4 Stars

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Read and Share: The Jesus Series, Life and Miracles

Read and Share: The Jesus Series, Life and Miracles

On 5/20 MommieJennM wrote:          The Read and Share DVD Bible The Jesus Series is an animated story of the life of Jesus. I am not familiar with the books, but apparently these stories were previously presented in book form. From the title of this DVD I thought that it might be a book and DVD set, but it ... Review of Read and Share: The Jesus Series, Life and Miracles

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4 Stars

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Friendship for Grown-Ups

Friendship for Grown-Ups

On 5/13 MommieJennM wrote: Author of Creative Correction, pastor's wife, former child actor, mom, FRIEND. Author Lisa Welchel shares her candid and enlightening outlook of friendships. I was sad with her as she shared about a good friend spilling secrets. From the back cover: "Do you long for a true friend? 'I'snt that what we ... Review of Friendship for Grown-ups

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5 Stars

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The Word of Promise New Testament

The Word of Promise New Testament

On 4/8 MommieJennM wrote:      Thomas Nelson Publishers provided me with a copy of their Audio Bible The Word of Promise New Testament for this review.      From the publisher:    "Hear the Bible Come Alive in Dramatic Audio Theater™! This multi-voiced, scripted dramatization ... Review of The Word of Promise New Testament

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5 Stars

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Beautiful Mess

Beautiful Mess

On 1/13 MommieJennM wrote: That little known secret the publisher mentioned was news to me. For the group to be so open about sharing their failings, as well as their reliance on God, was refreshing. This is a story of Diamond Rio's journey, from the beginning of the band through their most recent release. It also includes a lot ... Review of Beautiful Mess

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4 Stars

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Everyday Greatness

Everyday Greatness

On 11/29 MommieJennM wrote:                 Thomas Nelson publishers provided me with a copy of Insights for a Meaningful Life/ Everyday Greatness with Insights and Commentary by Stephen R. Covey. In return for this book, I get to blog about it and share my opinion. ... Review of Everyday Greatness

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4 Stars

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I Believe Bunny

I Believe Bunny

On 7/15 MommieJennM wrote:   The I Believe Bunny by Tish Rabe is an adorable children’s book. My first experience with this book was listening to my Mom read it to my son, and I got to fully enjoy listening and watching him as the story played out. He was so attentive and has enjoyed it repeatedly since then, read ... Review of The I Believe Bunny

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5 Stars

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God's Little Princess Devotional Bible

God's Little Princess Devotional Bible

On 6/23 MommieJennM wrote:   I recommend this rhinestone covered God's Little Princess Devotional Bible for young girls. I first heard of Sheila Walsh when she spoke at a ladies’ conference. She was so genuine in her speaking; sharing real experiences and ways God has worked in her life. She was a joy to learn from. ... Review of God's Little Princess Devotional Bible

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5 Stars

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