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The Solace of Water

The Solace of Water

On 7/24 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing The Solace of Water. It’s not very often that I review fiction. I love to read it, but I don’t often have the time to read and review it. When I saw the excerpt from this one, I couldn’t help but take a chance on it. I have to ... Book Review of The Solace of Water

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The Faith of Dolly Parton

The Faith of Dolly Parton

On 7/3 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing The Faith of Dolly Parton When I saw this book as an option to review, I was overwhelmed with excitement. Dolly Parton has always been someone that I admired. I was fortunate enough to see her perform in her home state of Tennessee ... A great book about Dolly and her steadfast faith

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BibleForce

BibleForce

On 5/31 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the BibleForce: The First Heroes Bible. This is a Bible written for children containing close to 200 Bible stories. It has a colorful hardcover that immediately captures your attention. Each page is glossy like with full color illustrations ... Review of BibleForce Bible

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The Way of Abundance

The Way of Abundance

On 4/17 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing The Way of Abundance. If I was asked to pick a favorite author, Ann Voskamp would be high on the list. Her first book “One Thousand Gifts” is a book that I’ve given away as a gift to friends. It is one of my all-time favorite ... Review of The Way of Abundance

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NKJV, Minister's Bible, Imitation Leather

NKJV, Minister's Bible, Imitation Leather

On 4/7 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the NKJV Minister’s Bible today. Containing the complete NKJV text, this Bible has a brown leather-soft cover featuring the words of Jesus in red. In the center of the Bible is a tab that marks pastoral notes. These notes include ... A great buy for a newly ordained minister

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I Can Only Imagine

I Can Only Imagine

On 2/19 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing I Can Only Imagine: A Memoir. I was first introduced to MercyMe in 2007 when I was first starting this blog. A friend told me to check out a song of theirs called “God With Us,” and I’ve been hooked on their music ever since. ... Book review of I Can Only Imagine

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Hope for Each Day Large Deluxe

Hope for Each Day Large Deluxe

On 2/9 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing Billy Graham’s Hope for Each Day: Words of Wisdom and Faith. This devotional has been around for awhile, but has been updated with a very nice imitation leathersoft cover, containing a deluxe interior design, a ribbon marker, and ... Book review of Hope for Each Day

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Grace, Hope, and Love

Grace, Hope, and Love

On 1/4 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing Grace, Hope, and Love: My Daily Devotional This devotional is a soft cover imitation leather book with fifty-two weeks worth of devotions. (Monday-Friday and one for the weekend) Each week is written by a different Southern Baptist ... Review of Grace, Hope, and Love

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NKJV, Unapologetic Study Bible, Hardcover

NKJV, Unapologetic Study Bible, Hardcover

On 12/30 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the NKJV Unapologetic Study Bible: Confidence For Such a Time As This. Containing the complete NKJV text, this Bible is hard cover featuring the words of Jesus in red. Advertised as a Bible that will inspire you to be more Christlike ... Review of NKJV Unapologetic Study Bible

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4 Stars

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Be the Gift

Be the Gift

On 11/7 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing Be the Gift. If I was asked to pick a favorite author, Ann Voskamp would be high on the list. Her first book “One Thousand Gifts” is a book that I’ve given away as a gift to friends. It truly is a work of art, and since then I ... Book review of Be the Gift

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Jesus Always Large Deluxe

Jesus Always Large Deluxe

On 10/12 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing Jesus Always. A few years ago on my birthday a dear friend of mine bought me a daily devotional called “Jesus Calling” by Sarah Young. I wasn’t sure what to expect, but as I began to read it I found myself in the presence of Jesus. ... One of my favorite devotionals and authors

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KJV, Know the Word Study Bible

KJV, Know the Word Study Bible

On 9/28 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the KJV Know the Word Study Bible As a book reviewer some of my favorite books to review are Bibles. I love seeing how the editors add content to make each one unique in the study topics and articles that they add to them. Reaction This ... Review of Know the Word Study Bible

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The King James Study Bible, Full-Color Edition

The King James Study Bible, Full-Color Edition

On 8/28 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the King James Study Bible: Full Color Edition I'm always searching for content to help with my Adult Women's Sunday school class, so I will generally review Bibles when I see them available. Over the last couple weeks, I've reviewed ... A great Bible with full color photos

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NKJV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

NKJV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

On 8/8 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the NKJV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture. Being an Adult Women’s Sunday school teacher I am constantly on the lookout for materials to help me connect the lessons taught to Biblical ... Review of NKJV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

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NIV Kids' Visual Study Bible, Hardcover, Full Color Interior

NIV Kids' Visual Study Bible, Hardcover, Full Color Interior

On 8/1 GG wrote: As a member of the Book Look Bloggers book review team, I’m reviewing the Kids’ NIV Visual Study Bible. As a book reviewer, my favorite book to review will always be the Bible. I love seeing how different concepts can be used to make a Bible user friendly to so many different groups of people. ... Review of Kids NIV Visual Study Bible

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4 Stars

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Get Out of That Pit

Get Out of That Pit

On 7/14 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I get to choose the books I want to review, so you can guarantee when I see Beth Moore’s name pop up, I’m going to choose that book over all others 100% of the time. Today, I’m reviewing her book “Get Out of That Pit.” Get Out of That Pit: ... Great book! Great Author!

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The Beautiful Word Devotional

The Beautiful Word Devotional

On 5/3 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing The Beautiful Word 365 Devotional This devotional is a hard cover book containing a devotion for every day of the year. A companion to the Beautiful Word Coloring Bible, it contains many of the same full color verses in the margins, ... Review of The Beautiful Word 365 Devotional

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Some Small Magic

Some Small Magic

On 3/22 GG wrote: As a reviewer for Harper Collins Christian Publishing, I get to choose the books I want to review. The majority of the time I pick non-fiction, but this time a book caught my eye that seemed to stand out from the rest. I have to say that I’m so glad I took a chance on Some Small Magic. Format This ... One of my favorite works of fiction

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The Dog Who Was There

The Dog Who Was There

On 3/8 GG wrote: Review of The Dog Who Was There To know me is to know how very much I love dogs. My husband and I have a thirteen year old boxer-pitbull mix who is the center of our household, so whenever I discover a dog book to review, I’m usually trying to request it. Format This book is a paperback divided ... Fantastic book for dog lovers

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NIrV Love Letters from God Holy Bible

NIrV Love Letters from God Holy Bible

On 12/6 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the NIrV Love Letters from God Bible Containing the complete NIrV (New International Reader’s Version) text, this Bible is based on and contains content from the book “Love Letters from God,” written by Glenys Nellist. It has ... A great Bible for kids

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NKJV, Journal the Word Bible, Large Print, Hardcover, Blue Floral Cloth, Red Letter Edition

NKJV, Journal the Word Bible, Large Print, Hardcover, Blue Floral Cloth, Red Letter Edition

On 11/21 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the NKJV Journal the Word Bible. Containing the complete NKJV text printed on a beautiful cream colored paper, this Bible is a hard cover with extra wide margins on each side of the page. The margins contain lightly ruled lines, useful ... Review of NKJV Journal the Word Bible

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NKJV, Know The Word Study Bible

NKJV, Know The Word Study Bible

On 11/4 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the Know the Word Study Bible Containing the complete NKJV text, this is a hard cover Bible with three different approaches to reading the Bible: Book by Book, Verse by Verse, or Topic by Topic. This Bible also has Book introductions, ... Review of NKJV Know the Word Study Bible

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NIV Beautiful Word Coloring Bible

NIV Beautiful Word Coloring Bible

On 10/13 GG wrote: I've been such a huge fan of all the coloring Bibles that have been coming out over the last year, so I couldn't wait to get this one through the mail to review it. In all honesty, I was a little disappointed in it. This was mainly due to the size of the Bible. At 6.7 x 1.8 x 8.5 inches, it is a bit ... Review of NIV Beautiful Word Coloring Bible

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4 Stars

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Uninvited

Uninvited

On 9/2 GG wrote: Review of Uninvited: Living Love When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely Being a book reviewer for Harper Collins Christian Publishing, I chose Lysa TerKeurst’s latest book Uninvited as my next review. I’ve read many of her books in the past and enjoyed them all, so I was excited about this ... Book Review of Uninvited

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NKJV, American Woman's Bible

NKJV, American Woman's Bible

On 7/18 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team, I’m reviewing the NKJV American Woman’s Bible. Containing the complete NKJV text, this is a hard cover Bible with color illustrations, themed articles, biographies of influential American women, inspirational quotes by great American women, and ... Review of NKJV American Woman's Bible

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NKJV, The Chronological Study Bible

NKJV, The Chronological Study Bible

On 4/30 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team I’m reviewing the NKJV Chronological Study Bible. Containing the complete NKJV text, this is a chronological Bible, meaning it presents the text of the New King James Version in chronological order—the order in which the events actually happened. ... Book Review of NKJV Chronological Study Bible

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Snuggle Time Prayers

Snuggle Time Prayers

On 2/23 GG wrote: Review of Snuggle Time Prayers As a book reviewer for Harper Collins, I get to choose the books I would like to review. This month I picked a children’s book called “Snuggle Time Prayers,” by Glenys Nellist. It’s a children’s board book (each page is hardback) containing a prayer on one page, ... Book Review of Snuggle Time Prayers

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The James Code

The James Code

On 12/16 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins Book-Look review team, I’m reviewing O.S. Hawkins’ book, The James Code. This is the third book in Hawkins’ scripture series. The first two are The Joshua Code, and the Jesus Code. I own the later one and really loved it; it was the main reason I chose this book ... Book review for the James Code

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It's Not What You Think

It's Not What You Think

On 12/1 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins Book-Look review team, each month, I get to choose the book I most want to review. I’ve been a fan of Jefferson Bethke’s social media posts for years, so when I saw he had a book out, I looked forward to reviewing it. This book contains a forward from Ann Voskamp, ... Book review of It's not what you think

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NKJV Prophecy Study Bible, 2015 Edition

NKJV Prophecy Study Bible, 2015 Edition

On 11/1 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team I’m reviewing the NKJV Prophecy Study Bible: Understanding God’s Message in the Last Days. Containing the complete NKJV text, this Bible also focuses on prophecy. I’ve always been fascinated by the subject, so when I saw this Bible available for ... Review of NKJV Prophecy Study Bible

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4 Stars

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Glory Days

Glory Days

On 9/21 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins Book-Look review team, each month, I get to choose the book I most want to review. When I saw Max Lucado’s newest featured, I decided to give it a chance because I had never read anything written by him. Thinking this was going to be another self-help style of book, ... Book review of Glory Days

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NKJV Foundation Study Bible

NKJV Foundation Study Bible

On 8/27 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team I’m reviewing the NKJV Foundation Study Bible: Build Your Life on It. Containing the complete NKJV text (using up-to-date English while maintaining the literary quality of the KJV), this Bible is one that like the name implies; it provides a foundation ... A really good Bible, but not the best

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3 Stars

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NIV Faithgirlz Bible

NIV Faithgirlz Bible

On 7/31 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team Im reviewing Faith Girlz Bible. Containing the complete NIV text, this Bible is designed especially for young girls. It has a colorful hardcover, with two sparkly metallic owls and a magnetic closure. The print is easy to read and is printed in purple ... Great Bible for pre-teens

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Only God Can Make a Kitten

Only God Can Make a Kitten

On 4/29 GG wrote: In my latest book review for Harper Collins, I chose the book “Only God Can Make a Kitten.” I don’t normally review books for this age group, but I was curious enough to check it out. Reflecting on the book: Only God Can Make a Kitten by Rhonda Gowler Greene is a children’s book filled with ... Review of Only God can make a kitten

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Devotions from the Garden

Devotions from the Garden

On 4/9 GG wrote: Intro In my latest book review for Harper Collins, I chose the book “Devotions from the Garden.” I was curious about what it was like because it’s a topic near and dear to my heart since I write on a similar topic. “Holy Spirit, help me accurately see how healthy my root are or aren’t. ... Review of Devotions from the Garden

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Soul Friends

Soul Friends

On 3/17 GG wrote: In my latest book review for Harper Collins, I chose the book Soul Friends. I’m always interested in books on friendship, and this one proved to be a great choice. “…genuine intimacy. The deepest desire of every human heart…Because we have emptied ourselves of our need to change the other person, ... Excellent book on friendship and faith

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NIV Proclamation Bible

NIV Proclamation Bible

On 3/4 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team I’m reviewing the NIV Proclamation Bible. Containing the complete NIV text, this Bible, is listed as being the clearest and most accurate modern English Bible translation, and is said to be ideal for detailed study and devotional reading. Containing ... Book review of NIV Proclamation Bible

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3 Stars

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Rise

Rise

On 2/9 GG wrote: I’m reviewing Rise as a book reviewer for Harper Collins. As a huge fan of the 116 Clique, a group of musicians signing for the King, I was excited to read this book by Trip Lee and learn more about him. Get Up and Live in God’s Great Story Reflecting on the book: Divided into 3 parts, Trip Lee’s ... Book Review of Rise

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Believe, NIV

Believe, NIV

On 1/26 GG wrote: Believe, NIV: Living the Story of the Bible to Become Like Jesus Intro I’m reviewing Believe, NIV as a book reviewer for Harper Collins. I picked it not knowing if it was a Bible or simply a book. Once I received it, I discovered that it was a little bit of both. Reflecting on the book: Believe, ... Review of Believe

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Every Bitter Thing Is Sweet

Every Bitter Thing Is Sweet

On 1/4 GG wrote: Intro As a book reviewer for Harper Collins, I get to pick the books I review, so I always look for books most apealing to me and my readers. Today’s book Every Bitter Thing is Sweet by Sara Hagerty, was a great choice. Although I found the book description interesting, I had no idea it contained ... Review of Every Bitter Thing is Sweet

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Bonhoeffer Abridged

Bonhoeffer Abridged

On 12/2 GG wrote: My favorite author is Brennan Manning. Throughout his books he often quotes some of his own favorite authors. Dietrich Bonhoeffer is one of them. As a member of the Harper Collins book review team when I had a chance to read Bonhoeffer Abridged by Eric Metaxas I was excited to do so in order to learn ... Review of Bonhoeffer Abridged

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Lean On Me

Lean On Me

On 11/3 GG wrote: Using her life experiences, Anne takes us through what a healthy and fulfilling community among friends, family, and co-workers should look like. After an extremely painful divorce, Anne was left broken, not sure where to turn or what to do. One night a phone call with a friend leads her to form an accountability ... Review of Lean on Me

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4 Stars

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NIV First-Century Study Bible

NIV First-Century Study Bible

On 9/29 GG wrote: As a member of the Harper Collins book review team I’m reviewing the NIV First-Century Study Bible. As I stated in my last review, I’ve become addicted to reviewing Bibles. I guess of all the addictions one could have, reviewing Bibles should be at the top of the list. Advertised as a Bible that ... Review of NIV First Century Study Bible

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NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

On 8/31 GG wrote: Content As a member of the Harper Collins book review team I’m reviewing the NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible. I’ve been on a recent run reviewing Bibles, but I find it fascinating to discover so many that correspond with different needs. This one has a subtitle that reads “Experiencing new growth ... Review of NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

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NIV God's Word for Gardeners Bible

NIV God's Word for Gardeners Bible

On 8/7 GG wrote: I’m reviewing the NIV God’s Word For Gardeners Bible as a member of the Harper Collins book review team. I must be honest and say that I decided to review this book for the title and cover alone. Being a lover of flowers and playing in the dirt, this Bible instantly held a huge appeal for me. Containing ... Great Bible for gardeners

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4 Stars

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NIV Life Journey Bible

NIV Life Journey Bible

On 7/9 GG wrote: The first thing to grab my attention about this Bible was the fact that it was edited by and included the writings of Dr. John Townsend and Dr. Henry Cloud, two of my favorite authors. I love their book Boundaries and bought “How to Be a Best Friend Forever by Dr. John Townsend last year for my best ... Review of NIV Life Journey Bible

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