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Not God Enough

Not God Enough

On 5/20 PaperBlossoms wrote: I was interested to see what the author's emphasis would be and overall was pleasantly surprised. For the majority of the book I agreed and appreciated his points of showing connection and continuity of the God of the Old Testament and the God of the New Testament. I do think most tend to separate out ... Not God Enough

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4 Stars

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Embraced

Embraced

On 4/24 PaperBlossoms wrote: Embraced by Lysa Terkeurst is a book of 100 devotions in a beautifully crafted format. The book cover itself is gorgeous, it's a linen feeling cover with a gold embossed title and a beautiful washed out watercolor like art work. The inside pages carry the same cover art throughout and it has a ribbon ... Embraced

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5 Stars

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NIV, Journal the Word Reference Bible, Hardcover

NIV, Journal the Word Reference Bible, Hardcover

On 4/10 PaperBlossoms wrote: This is a beautiful, classic looking Bible that is perfect for taking notes in or for Bible journaling. I really love that it has cross references along the inside column but still reads as a one column text. The way they designed the cross reference notes is easy to follow and I really love that it ... Journal the Word Reference Bible

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5 Stars

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The Way of Abundance

The Way of Abundance

On 3/23 PaperBlossoms wrote: This gentle but exquisitely profound book does nothing less than take you on an intimate journey of the soul.As Ann writes, "The wound in His side proves that Jesus is always on the side of the suffering, the wounded, the busted, the broken." Discover how surrendering in unexpected ways is the first ... The Way Of Abundance

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5 Stars

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Jesus Calling Adult Coloring Book: Creative Coloring & Hand Lettering

Jesus Calling Adult Coloring Book: Creative Coloring & Hand Lettering

On 3/12 PaperBlossoms wrote: What a pretty book! Such a great coloring book and introduction to hand lettering. The size is generous which I like for relaxed coloring. The drawings are varied and beautiful. There are many scripture verses and quotes through out which add to the calming space this book offers. I really like that ... Jesus Calling Adult Coloring Book Creative Coloring and Handlettering

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5 Stars

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NIV, The Woman's Study Bible

NIV, The Woman's Study Bible

On 2/7 PaperBlossoms wrote: The Woman's NIV Study Bible is a great resource with lots of commentaries and extra study helps. The Bible is pretty with full color flower motif through out. It is a hard back book but lays open flat and has a ribbon bookmark. Would make a very nice gift. If you happen to own the NKJ Women's Study Bible ... NIV The Woman's Study Bible

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5 Stars

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NIV Journal the Word Bible for Teens

NIV Journal the Word Bible for Teens

On 1/23 PaperBlossoms wrote: This is a very pretty, hard cover Bible that has lots of room for Bible journaling. There are lots of journaling prompts but they can be easily covered if desired with space still left to do your own journaling. There are also lots of pages that are completely blank. The font isn't large but I don't ... NIV Journal The Word Bible for Teens

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5 Stars

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Hello Mornings

Hello Mornings

On 1/1 PaperBlossoms wrote: Are you ready to wake up for your life and not just to your life? Don't worry; you don’t have to be a morning person to start each new day well. Join Kat Lee and thousands of women from countries around the world who have learned to maximize their mornings. In Hello Mornings, Kat introduces a simple ... Hello Mornings by Kat Lee

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4 Stars

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Wounds Are Where Light Enters

Wounds Are Where Light Enters

On 12/11 PaperBlossoms wrote: Many know the acclaimed author Walter Wangerin Jr., the storyteller who gave us the national bestseller The Book of the Dun Cow.In Wounds Are Where Light Enters, you’ll see how God’s love breaks into our lonely moments in unexplainable ways. Wangerin tells the stories of memorable characters facing ... Wounds Are Where Light Enters

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5 Stars

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NIV, Thinline Bible

NIV, Thinline Bible

On 12/1 PaperBlossoms wrote: I was actually really excited to get to review this Bible as it boasted being so thin but the entire Bible text. Well, it lived up to it's name and is a lovely Bible. Not only thin but has lovely silver edged pages, quick reference tabs and two ribbon bookmarks! The cover is also a very nice black, bonded ... NIV Thinline Bible

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5 Stars

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They Came for Freedom

They Came for Freedom

On 11/9 PaperBlossoms wrote: They Came For Freedom is a wonderful historical novel about the journey of the pilgrims to America. It is a great read and is full of interesting history in an engaging text. I am looking forward to reading this to my kids as they get older. Historical novels are such a great way to learn history and ... They Came For Freedom

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5 Stars

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Evidence That Demands a Verdict

Evidence That Demands a Verdict

On 10/25 PaperBlossoms wrote: I was so happy to have the chance of reviewing this fabulous resource, Evidence That Demands a Verdict by Josh and Shawn McDowell. One, because I own a much older copy which is falling apart from use and because this one has even more faith building truth in it's updated and revised form. I highly recommend ... Evidence That Demands a Verdict

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5 Stars

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NKJV Study Bible for Kids

NKJV Study Bible for Kids

On 10/15 PaperBlossoms wrote: The NKJV Study Bible for Kids is a wonderful Bible for kids and parents. I especially love the time lines that are throughout the Bible and that they reflect a biblical time view. There are lots of other interesting articles and thought provoking sections throughout the entire Bible as well, so it really ... NKJV Study Bible for Kids

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5 Stars

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Love Heals

Love Heals

On 9/19 PaperBlossoms wrote: The book Love Heals by Becca Stevens addresses the different ways God shows his love to us and offers healing. The book is set up by topics, such as healing through creation, healing through daily rituals etc. She gives examples of how these different areas have been seen her own life and those she is ... Love Heals

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3 Stars

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NKJV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

NKJV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

On 8/29 PaperBlossoms wrote: The NKJV Cultural Study Backgrounds Study Bible is an amazing resource bible full of pictures, maps and topical studies. The bible is huge and heavy! I was surprised at how large it is but not at all unhappy with the size because what it is filled with is wonderful. But it is not a bible you are likely ... NKJV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

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5 Stars

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100 Favorite Bible Verses

100 Favorite Bible Verses

On 8/2 PaperBlossoms wrote: 100 Favorite Bible Verses is a beautiful book. It is filled with lovely colorful florals and has a bible verse with a short thought to go along with it. I think it would be neat to go through the book and use it as a journaling prompt or as a scripture memory tool. This book would also make a very nice ... 100 Favorite Bible Verses

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5 Stars

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The Weekly Prayer Project

The Weekly Prayer Project

On 7/11 PaperBlossoms wrote: This book called the Weekly Prayer Project has a short scripture and coordinating thought in relation to it and then asks a question to reflect on and gives ample room to journal in the book itself. The book is divided up into different topics. The art work throughout is very pretty and it comes with ... The Weekly Prayer Project

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4 Stars

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

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

On 6/21 PaperBlossoms wrote: The NIV Kids Visual Study Bible is a wonderful resource Bible not only for kids but adults! I love this Bible as much as my kids do and it is filled to the brim with photos of the actual places and artifacts in the text. I love that it is easy to just leaf through and discover interesting facts as well ... Book Review

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5 Stars

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The Woman's Study Bible, NKJV

The Woman's Study Bible, NKJV

On 5/17 PaperBlossoms wrote: The NKJ Women's Study Bible is a beautiful bible, with so many study resources throughout the entire book that you could use this for years and years. The bible cover is a gorgeous floral print in a fabric texture and has pink gilded page edges and ribbon bookmark. Such a beautiful bible to gift. I enjoy ... NKJ Women's Study Bible- Book Review

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5 Stars

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The Beautiful Word Devotional

The Beautiful Word Devotional

On 4/12 PaperBlossoms wrote: The Beautiful Word Devotional is a 365 day devotional hard back book. It has glossy pages and on each side of the right hand column there are lines to write notes in. On each side of the left hand column there is a scripture done in word art. I am surprised that in this type of book there is no ribbon ... The Beautiful Word Devotional- Book Review

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4 Stars

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Promises for You Coloring Devotional

Promises for You Coloring Devotional

On 3/27 PaperBlossoms wrote: The Faithgirlz Promises For You Devotional Coloring book is a very sweet, hard backed book. Perfect for a gift or to read and color along with your daughter like I am doing! We really enjoy the scripture at the beginning of each devotional and the little thought that goes along with it and the line drawings ... Promises For You Coloring Devotional- Book Review

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5 Stars

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Zip It

Zip It

On 3/9 PaperBlossoms wrote: The book Zip It, the keep it shut 40-day challenge by Karen Ehman is a great daily devotional to help get your words and thoughts better under control. I really like that this book is on the more practical side of how to actually practice the habit of speaking thoughtful words. Forty day is a good stretch ... Zip It! - Book Review

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5 Stars

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A Spectacle of Glory

A Spectacle of Glory

On 2/20 PaperBlossoms wrote: A Spectacle of Glory is a year long devotional by Joni Eareckson Tada. It's a small book which is nice because it's easy to carry with you and keep close. It has a ribbon book mark which I always appreciate. The devotions are one page each with a scripture reference at the top and a little story or explanation ... A Spectacle of Glory -Book Review

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5 Stars

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The Way of the Dragon or the Way of the Lamb

The Way of the Dragon or the Way of the Lamb

On 2/7 PaperBlossoms wrote: This book is called The Way of the Dragon or the Way of the Lamb. It's written by two authors who share personal experiences in the struggle for power. I think overall this book takes an honest look at the struggle each of us faces in living this life, either by our own strength and slapping the word ... The Way of the Dragon or the The Way of the Lamb

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4 Stars

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Riley Unlikely

Riley Unlikely

On 12/21 PaperBlossoms wrote: I was interested to read the book Riley Unlikely as it's always fascinating to me to read stories of people who choose a different path for their life. This story is easy to read and engaging telling of a young girl, Riley, who follows the call she feels God has for her to go to Africa. It's an easy ... Riley Unlikely- Book Review

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4 Stars

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Devotions for a Deeper Life

Devotions for a Deeper Life

On 11/8 PaperBlossoms wrote: Devotions For A Deeper Life is a full of excerpts from Oswald Chambers. There is a short scripture on the top of each page, his thoughts and then a further suggested reading at the bottom of the page. I like the layout of the devotions. The devotions are dated, but not by year so you could go through ... Devotions For A Deeper Life- Book Review

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4 Stars

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Falling Free

Falling Free

On 10/19 PaperBlossoms wrote: Falling Free, Rescued from the life I always wanted by Shannan Martin is a very honest, no frills look at what living for the Kingdom looks like. She tells her story in a very easy, conversational way with so many good one liners and sections that my book is already heavily marked! She doesn't present ... Falling Free- Book Review

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5 Stars

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66 Ways God Loves You

66 Ways God Loves You

On 10/5 PaperBlossoms wrote: The lovely little book called 66 Ways God Loves You by Jennifer Rothschild is a delight to look at and read. The book is so pretty with it's foiled hard back cover and pretty floral design. Inside the pages are the same design as the cover, but still so pretty to enjoy throughout the whole book. Each ... 66 Ways God Loves You- Book Review

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5 Stars

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Star Struck

Star Struck

On 9/27 PaperBlossoms wrote: I was very excited to review this book, Star Struck by Dr. David Bradstreet and Steve Rabey. The middle of the book has a very nice collection of color photographs of space which are really enjoyable to look at. Throughout the book are other black and white pictures. The writing style of the book is ... Star Struck- Book Review

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1 Stars

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NIrV Kids’ Devotional Bible

NIrV Kids’ Devotional Bible

On 9/16 PaperBlossoms wrote: The Kid's Devotional Bible is a very fun kid's bible. It has devotions for each day of the week and one for the weekend. There are fun line drawings that the kids could even color in with colored penciif desired. The devotions are short, but have good thoughts to spark conversation. With over 300 devotions ... Kid's Devotional Bible Review

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5 Stars

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Greater Than Gold

Greater Than Gold

On 8/27 PaperBlossoms wrote: The book "Greater Than Gold" is the testimony of David Boudia and is a very moving and inspiring story. He tells his story of coming to Christ and all the things leading up to that and how it changed him. My favorite part of the book is at the end where he gives five summary points that he hopes the ... Greater Than Gold- Book Review

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5 Stars

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Today's Moment of Truth

Today's Moment of Truth

On 7/19 PaperBlossoms wrote: The book Today's Moment Of Truth is a daily devotional book written by Lee Strobel and Mark Mittelberg. The devotions are brief, contain quite a bit of scripture references and provide very intelligent and interesting facts. I love reading a devotional and also learning something about the world I didn't ... Today's Moment Of Truth- Book Review

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5 Stars

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With My Eyes Wide Open

With My Eyes Wide Open

On 6/24 PaperBlossoms wrote: I am personally not interested in or even familiar with the music of Korn, but was interested in reading a personal testimony and so I chose this book by Brian Welch, With My Eyes Wide Open. It's a good personal story of what Brian has gone through in parts of his life and how he has chosen to follow ... With My Eyes Wide Open- Book Review

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3 Stars

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Subversive Jesus

Subversive Jesus

On 5/3 PaperBlossoms wrote: I was interested to read this book and a bit wary not sure what the author's take would be, but I was very pleasantly surprised! I found this to be a very engaging and encouraging narrative of  Craig Greenfield's family and life. Raised in the main stream church where Jesus can be understood as ... Subversive Jesus Book Review

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5 Stars

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Living a Mighty Faith

Living a Mighty Faith

On 4/18 PaperBlossoms wrote: This is a year long devotional called Living a Mighty Faith by Angus Buchan with daily devotions that are one page long and begin with a scripture. I like the simple set up and how you can go by the months of the year and day, or not. The book is aesthetically pleasing and seems well made. I like the ... Living a Mighty Faith, Book Review

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5 Stars

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Paul Meets Jesus

Paul Meets Jesus

On 4/5 PaperBlossoms wrote: Hello! Today I have another book review to share with you. This time it's a children's book about the Biblical account of Paul's conversion. The book is easy enough for a quick read by my 2nd grader but engaging enough to keep the interest of my 4th grader. The illustrations are colorful and fun and ... Adventure Bible Paul Meets Jesus Book Review

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4 Stars

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5 Minutes with Jesus: Peace for Today

5 Minutes with Jesus: Peace for Today

On 3/22 PaperBlossoms wrote: Today I want to share a book review with you. The title of this book is a good summary of what to expect. It's a little book filled with short devotionals that are easily read in about 5 minutes. The topics range from worry and anxiety to trust and peace. The format is the same for each devotional. ... 5 Minutes with Jesus Peace for Today by Sheila Walsh Book Review

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4 Stars

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