Reviews by Nicole Ebbesen Rowan
On 7/28 Nicole Ebbesen Rowan wrote: Why did I choose this book: The subtitle of this book caught my eye: "Determine your success by cultivating the right attitude." In 2011, "attitude" was my One Little Word for the year. I chose this word after reading a quote by Charles Swindoll that had a significant impact on me... The Right Attitude Makes all the Difference
On 4/21 Nicole Ebbesen Rowan wrote: Why did I choose this book: The subtitle of Watershed Moments by Gari Meacham is what caught my eye – “Turning points that change the course of our lives.” I’m personally interested in learning how to be content and attentive in the present and thought this book might help me to that end. ... This book makes you aware of God at work!
On 12/18 Nicole Ebbesen Rowan wrote: Why did I choose this book: Anne Graham Lotz is Billy Graham's daughter so she gets immediate cred in my opinion. Then I noticed that the forward is by Beth Moore and that sealed the deal. I knew it would be an invaluable read. Lotz uses the story of Hagar and Ishmael from Genesis to weave her story ... I could not say enough how much I loved this book!
On 7/24 Nicole Ebbesen Rowan wrote: Notables: - Brauns' analogy is fairly simple. The “principle of the rope” is that we are all connected, for better or worse, and even though we may believe we act “autonomously,” we have an impact on the community around us. Brauns provides scripture references and discussion to establish this ... We are bound to Jesus!
On 4/9 Nicole Ebbesen Rowan wrote: I was drawn to this book based on the title because I am interested in learning how to better hear God in my daily life. I was pleased to access it immediately in eBook format and also pleased that it was a short and easy read. I like a bulleted list, so that’s how I’m doing this review. Here goes: - ... God DID speak to me through this book!