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The Woman's Study Bible, NKJV

The Woman's Study Bible, NKJV

On 9/10 Katie Holeman wrote:   It's been a while since I have reviewed a Bible, and this one has become a staple. The Woman's Study Bible published byThomas Nelson, is really special.Besides being beautiful, what has really stood out to me are the essays and contributions from so many amazing women. Over 80 women contributed ... The Women's Study Bible from Thomas Nelson and Dorothy Kelley Patterson and Rhonda Harrington

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids

Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids

On 1/23 Katie Holeman wrote: I remember years ago picking up Same Kind of Different As Me. I was pregnant with my fist, nearing the end and highly emotional. Insane hormones + extremely moving book = emotional perfect storm. Seriously, I'm not sure if a book has made me cry like that to this day. When I saw that there was kids ... Same Kind of Different As Me-- For Kids! BY Ron Hall and Denver Moore

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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I'm Going to Give You a Bear Hug

I'm Going to Give You a Bear Hug

On 12/22 Katie Holeman wrote: It's been rainy and dreary and just the best sort of book reading weather.  I was going to save it for under the Christmas tree but with antsy rained in kids, it seemed like the right time to enjoy it. New books are a hot commodity and this new read is being enjoyed non-stop.I'm Going to Give You ... I'm Going to Give You a Bear Hug!

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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Devotions for a Deeper Life

Devotions for a Deeper Life

On 10/31 Katie Holeman wrote: Like so many other Christians out there, I have immensely enjoyed reading My Utmost for His Highest by Oswald Chambers. It's a book I come back to every few years to enjoy.Having read a few of his other works and essays, I knew that I would likely enjoy Devotions for a Deeper Life.This devotional book ... Devotions for a Deeper Life

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Color Code Bible

The Color Code Bible

On 8/30 Katie Holeman wrote: My son has been carrying this Bible to church with him every Sunday so I haven't around to reviewing it yet! When looking for a Bible for my almost-six-year-old I wanted something simple and practical. This Color Code Bible from Thomas Nelson is just that. The additional information that is provided ... Color Code Bible

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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NKJV Study Bible, Personal Size, Paperback

NKJV Study Bible, Personal Size, Paperback

On 6/13 Katie Holeman wrote: So, you might have noticed- there are a lot of translations of the Bible out there, and many styles as well. From your classic text on tissue thin pages to new styles with wide margins and illustrated verses. Personally, when I pull out my Bible, I choose to use my NKJV study Bible. I got it years ... NKJV Study Bible

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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Baby Wren And The Great Gift

Baby Wren And The Great Gift

On 5/5 Katie Holeman wrote: Sally Lloyd-Jones is one of my absolute favorite children's book authors. She is the author of The Jesus Storybook Bible, a beloved book in our home. I was very excited to see her new release, Baby Wren and the Great Gift. This book did not disappoint and has quickly become a favorite of mine ... Baby Wren and the Great Gift

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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Pressing Pause

Pressing Pause

On 4/1 Katie Holeman wrote: I think most moms can relate with the need to "press pause" in their lives. Breakfast is burning on the stove and you know that there is a questionable smell coming from a certain baby- the wrestling match in the living room has gone from innocent to dirty fighting and everybody is crying and yelling ... Pressing Pause

Katie's Rating:

4 Stars

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I Will Follow Jesus Bible Storybook

I Will Follow Jesus Bible Storybook

On 3/20 Katie Holeman wrote: I'm always excited to check out a new children's book. This book, I Will Follow Jesus is written by Judah and Chelsea Smith. I have been reading through the stories slowly with the kids in the evenings. It has given us some nice, quiet moments amidst the big changes our family is going through. This ... I Will Follow Jesus by Judah and Chelsea Smith

Katie's Rating:

4 Stars

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NIV, Beautiful Word Bible, Hardcover

NIV, Beautiful Word Bible, Hardcover

On 1/23 Katie Holeman wrote: When I had the chance to review the new Beautiful Word Bible from Zondervan I just couldn't pass it up! The concept is so lovely,"Be drawn into God’s Word through a fresh, creative expression of the beautiful words of God. Crafted on high-quality paper and balanced with inspiring full-color art and ... Beautiful Word Bible NIV

Katie's Rating:

4 Stars

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God's Good News Bible Storybook

God's Good News Bible Storybook

On 12/30 Katie Holeman wrote: (function(i,s,o,g,r,a,m){i['GoogleAnalyticsObject']=r;i[r]=i[r]||function(){ (i[r].q=i[r].q||[]).push(arguments)},i[r].l=1*new Date();a=s.createElement(o), m=s.getElementsByTagName(o)[0];a.async=1;a.src=g;m.parentNode.insertBefore(a,m) })(window,document,'script','//www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js','ga'); ... God's Good News Bible Storybook from Billy Graham

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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Parable Treasury

Parable Treasury

On 11/25 Katie Holeman wrote:  This Parable Treasury was such a joy to read to my children! The book contains four seasonal stories.The Parable of the Lily. a grace filled message about Easter and the joy of forgiveness.The Sunflower Parable, a meaningful lesson about sharing God's love with our neighbors.The Pumpkin Patch Parable, ... Parable Treasury by Liz Curtis Higgs

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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Goodnight, Manger

Goodnight, Manger

On 10/26 Katie Holeman wrote: (function(i,s,o,g,r,a,m){i['GoogleAnalyticsObject']=r;i[r]=i[r]||function(){ (i[r].q=i[r].q||[]).push(arguments)},i[r].l=1*new Date();a=s.createElement(o), m=s.getElementsByTagName(o)[0];a.async=1;a.src=g;m.parentNode.insertBefore(a,m) })(window,document,'script','//www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js','ga'); ... Goodnight Manger by Laura Sassi

Katie's Rating:

2 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears Storybook Bible for Little Ones

The Berenstain Bears Storybook Bible for Little Ones

On 9/28 Katie Holeman wrote:  I have a quick little book review for you this Monday Morning! I am loving all these faith based Living Lights Berenstain Bears books.This is a padded board-book that contains 8 Bible stories; Creation (Gen 1), Noah Builds an Ark for God (Gen 6), David Meets Goliath (1 Sam 17), Daniel in the Lions' ... Monday Morning Book Review

Katie's Rating:

4 Stars

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Thankful

Thankful

On 9/10 Katie Holeman wrote:  I have another great kids book review for you today! Thankful, by Eileen Spinelli is a book that celebrates the big and little blessing in our lives.I am always looking for ways to encourage my kids to appreciate the gifts that God had given us. Having a thankful heart can make hard situations ... Thankful by Eileen Spinelli

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears' Harvest Festival

The Berenstain Bears' Harvest Festival

On 8/17 Katie Holeman wrote:  I have a severe hankering for fall. I just can't shake it. Reading this Berenstain Bears book with the kids did not help. This book is all about fall and the Creator of the seasons! I think most of us remember reading these classic books growing up. I loved The Berenstain Bears.This book ... The Berenstain Bears Hsrvest Festival- By Mike Berenstain

Katie's Rating:

5 Stars

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Jesus Calling for Little Ones

Jesus Calling for Little Ones

On 7/23 Katie Holeman wrote: Our latest family read is Jesus Calling for Little Ones by Sarah Young. A little about the book-"From bestselling author Sarah Young, Jesus Calling for Little Ones reassures toddlers and preschoolers of Jesus’ never-ending love. Devotions are written as if Jesus is speaking directly to your child’s ... Jesus Calling for Little Ones

Katie's Rating:

4 Stars

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