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The Lord's Prayer

The Lord's Prayer

On 12/1 wrote: We want to share as many books that teach about God and aspects of his character while he is young. When I learned that pastor and author Rick Warren had produced a book about the Lord’s Prayer for children, I was excited to read it. Sadly, The Lord’s Prayer: Words of Hope and Happiness (published ... The Lord’s Prayer: Words of Hope and Happiness

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The Berenstain Bears Bedtime Devotional

The Berenstain Bears Bedtime Devotional

On 11/21 wrote: It’s no secret that out family loves the Berenstain Bears. RJ and I (Kari) grew up reading their stories and now we love sharing them with G. When I was a girl there really weren’t faith-based Berenstain Bears books and I really enjoy that they now exist. We really enjoyed the previous Berenstain ... The Berenstain Bears Bedtime Devotional: Book Review

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Say & Pray Devotions

Say & Pray Devotions

On 10/25 wrote: The thing I love about both books is the fact that they help children build their vocabulary and knowledge of God at the same time. Say & Pray Devotions features 20 simple devotions for little ones that each feature a couple of thoughts, a Bible verse, a prayer and several vocabulary words all relating ... Say & Pray Devotions: Book Review

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God Bless My Friends

God Bless My Friends

On 10/20 wrote: I can’t believe my baby boy will soon be two-years-old. Where has the time gone? I see him learning, growing and blossoming into a little boy. We want to help steer him towards good behavior and attitudes so we seek out books to help cultivate them. He’s just starting to become interested in other ... God Bless My Friends: Book Review

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1 Stars

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Night of Great Joy

Night of Great Joy

On 10/12 wrote: I love Christmas time so much! G loves it too and as he gets older I think he’ll enjoy it more and more. He’s started ballet this year and really enjoys it. I know in the next few years I’ll get to see him perform in his first Christmas recitals and perofmrnaces. I always loved any kind of Christmas ... A Night of Great Joy: Book Review

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Ready, Set, Find Christmas

Ready, Set, Find Christmas

On 10/7 wrote: G loves reading and as he gets older he loves finding things in books too. Whether it’s making animal noises or showing something that he thinks looks yummy, he loves interacting with books. With the holidays on the way, I thought that Ready, Set, Find Christmas (published by Zonderkidz) would be a ... Ready Set Find Christmas: Book Review

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One Small Donkey

One Small Donkey

On 9/28 wrote: It’s finally officially fall and I find that I’m already planning for so many things: Halloween, G’s birthday, Thanksgiving and even Christmas. We loved starting our family Christmas book collection last year and we’re happy to expand it. Since G loves animals, I thought that One Small Donkey: ... One Small Donkey- Book Review

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3 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears' Holiday Cookbook

The Berenstain Bears' Holiday Cookbook

On 9/13 wrote: We are foodies and we love books, so when a new cookbook comes out, we’re a happy family. All three of us enjoy pouring over new recipes and planning what we’d like to cook from it. We thoroughly enjoyed the first Berenstain Bears cookbook and couldn’t wait to read The Berenstain Bears’ Holiday ... The Berenstain Bears’ Holiday Cookbook

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5 Stars

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Time for Bed, Sleepyhead

Time for Bed, Sleepyhead

On 9/9 wrote: We love books in our house! Books for all occasions and holidays. We especially love bedtime story books, both silly stories and quiet stories. Recently, our young lad had begun to show some resistance to our simple bedtime routine. My husband heard me reading about a book called Time for Bed, Sleepyhead: ... Time for Bed, Sleepyhead- Book Review

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Precious Moments: Happy Harvest

Precious Moments: Happy Harvest

On 8/24 wrote: Who can resist the big teardrop eyes and sweet faces of Precious Moments illustrations? Not me! I was really excited to introduce G to Precious Moments drawings and I hoped that we would find Precious Moments: Happy Harvest (by Jean Fisher: published by Tommy Nelson) to be full of fall fun too. This ... Precious Moments: Happy Harvest

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3 Stars

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Pumpkin Patch Blessings

Pumpkin Patch Blessings

On 8/18 wrote: I love summer, but fall can be lovely too. The colors and the crisp air can inspire a different appreciation for nature. Plus, there are so many fun events in fall. Even though we’re still enjoying the bright summer sun, we couldn’t resist checking out Pumpkin Patch Blessings (written by Kim Washburn ... Pumpkin Patch Blessings

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4 Stars

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One Big Turkey

One Big Turkey

On 8/2 wrote: I can’t believe it’s already August. In just a few weeks it will be time for school to start. G and I will be starting homeschool preschool after Labor Day and we’re very excited about it. We’ve always enjoyed reading together and I’m sure we’ll spend lots of time on books now that we’ll ... One Big Turkey: Book Review

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3 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears' Caring and Sharing Treasury

The Berenstain Bears' Caring and Sharing Treasury

On 7/20 wrote: We are huge fans of the Berenstain Bears (check out our reviews for their Bible storybook and cookbook)! The stories are heartfelt and teach great lessons to little ones. They often leave this Mama Bear thinking about how to be a better person too. Couple great stories with bright, happy illustrations ... The Berenstain Bears' Caring and Sharing Treasury: Review

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5 Stars

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Starter Bible

Starter Bible

On 7/11 wrote: Busy little hands are happy hands. Toddlers like to be into everything and always doing something. If I can direct my son’s energy into something positive, like a book, I’m happy to do so. If I can give him book about God that’s even better. I thought that since he’s a busy bee he might like ... Starter Bible: Book Review

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4 Stars

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Read With Me Bible For Little Ones

Read With Me Bible For Little Ones

On 7/1 wrote: G loves books and that’s great news for this mama! He is really into reading bible stories right now, which is even better. I’m always happy to find ways to immerse him in God’s Word. We had previously enjoyed works by Dennis G. Jones so I decided to check out the Read with Me Bible for Little ... Read with Me Bible for Little Ones- Book Review

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3 Stars

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Counting Blessings

Counting Blessings

On 6/24 wrote: As a parent, you’re constantly on the lookout for ways to teach your children valuable life lessons. Thankfulness is a very important thing for children to learn, and it’s a lifelong struggle as we adults have to be reminded to count our blessings too. When I saw Counting Blessings (by Eileen Spinelli, ... Counting Blessings: Book Review

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My Little Bible

My Little Bible

On 4/27 wrote: I love that my son loves reading. However, that means that at almost 18-months-old, he’s demolished his fair share of books. He loves Bible stories so I when I saw a review copy of My Little Bible (stories retold by Mary Hollingsworth, with illustrations by Diane Le Feyer; published by Tommy Nelson), ... My Little Bible: Book Review

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Baby Wren And The Great Gift

Baby Wren And The Great Gift

On 4/26 wrote: I always love reading new books with my son and if they carry a Christian message that’s all the better. While I think understanding the Biblical truth that we all have a different and important part to play in serving God, I’m afraid that I was kind of disappointed with a new book trying to tackle ... Baby Wren and the Great Gift: Book Review

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2 Stars

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Forever My Little Boy

Forever My Little Boy

On 4/14 wrote: I love being a mother. Of all the things that I’ve ever done having and raising my son has been the hardest and most rewarding thing. He’s growing so fast. It seems like just yesterday he was a baby and now he’s a busy toddler and we’re going to start potty training this week! Wow! I know it’s ... Forever My Little Boy: Book Review

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4 Stars

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Paul Meets Jesus

Paul Meets Jesus

On 3/25 wrote: She Said: I love reading bible stories with my son. All too soon, he’ll be ready to read by himself, so I enjoy finding books that we can enjoy right now during his toddler days and later when he’s older. I was really excited to check out a book from the I Can Read series […] The post Paul ... Paul Meets Jesus: Book Review

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God is Watching Over You

God is Watching Over You

On 3/15 wrote: She Said: I love reading quiet time books with my son. He is such a busy bee now that he’s a toddler and it’s wonderful to spend time sitting quietly with him and enjoying a good book. When I saw God is Watching Over You (by P.J. Lyons and illustrated by Tim Warnes; published by […] The post ... God is Watching Over You: Book Review

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5 Stars

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Angels in the Bible Storybook

Angels in the Bible Storybook

On 3/4 wrote: She Said: I love reading with my son G, and I try to be careful about what kinds of books that we bring into our home. As a Christian, I love angels and I love stories from the Bible. But sometimes I find that some Bible storybooks or books about angels take far too many […] The post Angels in ... Angels in the Bible Storybook: Book Review

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God Bless Our Country

God Bless Our Country

On 3/3 wrote: She Said: G has loved books since he was a tiny baby. But, he’s actually loved patriotic music longer. When I was pregnant with him he would go crazy whenever patriotic music came on. I thought he would jump out of my stomach on the 4th of July! He still loves patriotic music so I […] The post ... God Bless Our Country: Book Review

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4 Stars

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One Spring Lamb

One Spring Lamb

On 2/25 wrote: She Said: No matter what these chilly damp days say, I (Kari) know spring is coming. It’s hard to believe that Easter is only a month away. I can’t wait to celebrate it with RJ and G. One of our favorite things to do as a family or for mommy/son time is to read and […] The post One Spring Lamb ... One Spring Lamb – Book Review

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5 Stars

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I Am

I Am

On 2/8 wrote: She Said: Reading with my son is one of the best parts of the day. I especially love when can both enjoy a book and if we’re learning about God together then that’s even better. I had heard of people studying the names or traits of God and while it was an interesting idea it […] The post I ... I Am: 40 Reasons to Trust God- Review

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The Berenstain Bears' Easter Sunday

The Berenstain Bears' Easter Sunday

On 2/2 wrote: She Said: Even though there’s still snow on the ground, it’s thankfully true that spring and Easter are just weeks away. I love celebrating Easter and it’s especially wonderful to celebrate now that we have G. I want him to understand the beauty and truth of Easter at an early age. Thanks to the ... The Berenstain Bears’ Easter Sunday – Review

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Money-Making Mom

Money-Making Mom

On 1/14 wrote: She Said: Dollars and cents don’t seem to stretch as far as they used to. Keeping a household outfitted with necessities and trying to save for the future can be difficult tasks. I’m very grateful to be a stay-at-home mom. However, like many other moms I want to contribute to my family income ... Money Making Mom: Review

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Good Night, Little Love

Good Night, Little Love

On 12/15 wrote: She Said: I love reading books with my sweet boy. We love silly stories, pictures books and he can’t resist browsing Mommy’s cookbooks and photograph albums. He’s also really starting to enjoy quiet time stories. That’s good news for Mommy, because he needs nap time and bedtime! I was immediately ... Good Night, Little Love- Book Review

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God's Good News Bible Storybook

God's Good News Bible Storybook

On 11/18 wrote: She Said: Looking for ways to share the messages of the Bible with our son G is important to me. I’m already stockpiling books for when he’s older. He’s growing so fast that I’ll need them sooner then I realize. Watching Billy Graham on television with my grandparents is a special memory for ... God’s Good News Bible Storybook: Book Review

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The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas

The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas

On 11/3 wrote: She Said: While I’ve (Kari) been reading a lot of jokes and memes about skipping from Halloween straight to Christmas, I have to say that I’m someone else who’s really excited for Christmas this year. (Don’t worry, Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays and it will get lots of attention ... The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas

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Goodnight, Manger

Goodnight, Manger

On 10/7 wrote: She Said: It’s hard to believe that it’s time to start thinking about Christmas, but it’s true! Fall is officially here and with it come all the excitement of planning Thanksgiving and Christmas. G will be one this Christmas and hopefully not scared of wrapping paper like he was last year! I can’t ... Goodnight, Manger by Laura Sassi: Book Review

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Thank You, Lord, For Everything

Thank You, Lord, For Everything

On 9/17 wrote: She Said: Fall is almost upon us and with it comes one of my favorite holidays. Thanksgiving. I love the food, the fall colors and counting blessings. Truly, we should count our blessings daily. It’s hard to remember sometimes when you have a phone ringing, baby crying, a mountain of laundry and mile ... Thank You, Lord, For Everything- Book Review

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Goodnight, Ark

Goodnight, Ark

On 9/9 wrote: She Said: My son loves books and that makes me very happy. While he loves to have any book read to him he has some definite favorites that thrill him. My son actually loves one line in Goodnight, Ark (written by Laura Sassi with illustrations by Jane Chapman, published by Zonderkidz) so much that we ... Goodnight, Ark by Laura Sassi: Book Review

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God Bless Our Fall

God Bless Our Fall

On 9/1 wrote: She Said: Fall is one of my favorite times of year. Last year I was very, very pregnant and then I had a tiny newborn so I didn’t get to enjoy it very much. This year Baby G is here and will get to share the autumnal fun with me. I couldn’t wait to tell […] The post God Bless Our Fall: Book ... God Bless Our Fall: Book Review

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The Berenstain Bears Storybook Bible for Little Ones

The Berenstain Bears Storybook Bible for Little Ones

On 8/14 wrote: She Said: It’s no secret that one favorite activity in our home is reading. I am especially enjoying sharing books with my little boy. We’ve read to him ever since we brought him home from the hospital. We’re big fans of the Berenstain Bears (check out earlier reviews for God Made You Special and ... The Berenstain Bears Storybook Bible for Little Ones

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Say and Pray Bible

Say and Pray Bible

On 7/23 wrote: She Said: I love that Baby G’s at the age where he’s learning so much every day. I’ve shared before how much I want to steep his life in God’s word and I’m always looking for resources that will aid that purpose. I pounced on the Say & Pray Bible: First Words, Stories and Prayers […] The ... Say & Pray Bible by Diane Stortz Review

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Believe Storybook

Believe Storybook

On 7/1 wrote: She Said: As a mother I’m always looking for ways that I can help teach my son about God. With the success of the Believe series of books and Bibles, I was interested to see if the Believe Storybook (published 2015 by Zonderkidz) geared at children would be a good resource.   It’s patterned ... Believe Storybook by Randy Frazee: Book Review

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3 Stars

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The Day Is Waiting

The Day Is Waiting

On 6/12 wrote: She Said: As a little girl, I was a huge fan of Corduroy. Like legions of other children, I couldn’t get enough of the small bear in overalls who just wanted a friend. My Mammaw even made a teddy bear with some green overalls from pair of my Pappaw’s green corduroy pants for my 8th […] The ... The Day Is Waiting by Don Freeman and Linda Zuckerman: Review

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The Berenstain Bears God Made You Special

The Berenstain Bears God Made You Special

On 5/5 wrote: She Said: As my son begins reaching milestones of teething and sitting up I am seeking to find ways to begin to instill good character in him. Compassion is something that our world never seems to have enough of and I thought that a new book, God Made You Special, from the Berenstain Bears franchise ... The Berenstain Bears: God Made You Special Book Review

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The Berenstain Bears’ Country Cookbook

The Berenstain Bears’ Country Cookbook

On 3/25 wrote: I love the Berenstain Bears and have since I was a little girl. I have already read some of the books to Baby G even though he’s still too little to really understand them. I love the thought of sharing The Berenstain Bears with him in the future. I’ve been excited to get him in the kitchen too and ... The Berenstain Bears’ Country Cookbook Review

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The First Easter Ever

The First Easter Ever

On 3/4 wrote: It’s important for us to begin laying a foundation for Baby G’s relationship with God, and it’s a big responsibility! While right now developing his relationship looks like praying, reading a Bible story every day and singing “Jesus Loves Me” a lot, I know in the future it will change. As he ... The First Easter Ever illustrated by Dennis Jones: Book Review

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Brave Mom

Brave Mom

On 1/28 wrote: As a new mom I have lots of fears. I want to be the best mom that I can be for Baby G so I spend time in prayer, reading books about motherhood and talking to other mothers. When I saw that I had the chance to read and review Brave Mom: Facing and Overcoming Your Real Mom Fears by Sherry Surratt, I jumped ... Brave Mom by Sherry Surratt: Book Review

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2 Stars

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Love Letters from God

Love Letters from God

On 9/26 wrote: Our son is coming in just a few weeks and I can’t wait to read to him! I’ve read to him in my belly, but it will be such a joy to read to him in my arms. I want him to have knowledge of God from a very early age so I was thrilled with the opportunity to review Love Letters from God by Glenys Nellist, ... Love Letters from God by Glenys Nellist: Book Review

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1 Stars

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NIV Once-A-Day Bible for Women

NIV Once-A-Day Bible for Women

On 9/16 wrote: Reading through the Bible was not something that I wanted to do when I was younger. Thankfully as I’ve matured in my faith I’ve had a real desire to accomplish this. RJ and I are trying to read through the Bible together and are making slow but steady progress. When I found the NIV Once-A-Day Bible ... Book Review- The NIV Once-A-Day Bible for Women

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2 Stars

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The Spirit-Filled Life

The Spirit-Filled Life

On 9/4 wrote: Most Christians speak of the fruits of the Spirit and of wanting to produce fruit, but do we actually know how to do that? The Holy Spirit is often a mysterious figure to even relatively seasoned Christians because he’s not discussed as much as God the Father or Jesus. What does it mean to walk in ... Book Review- The Spirit-Filled Life by Charles F. Stanley

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