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Bonhoeffer

Bonhoeffer

On 9/7 Christi S wrote: Dietrich Bonhoeffer lived in Germany during some of the most fascinating and horrifying times of its history. Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxes tells his story and is an excellent book on many different levels. In case you didn't know, Dietrich Bonhoeffer was born in 1906, the ... Book Review - Bonhoeffer

Christi S's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect

On 8/29 Christi S wrote: I have to confess that I received these two books long ago but this has been a very hard review to write.I love the premise of these books, that everything you do matters, that even the smallest insignificant things can have a profound effect.I loved the first story in The Butterfly Effect about how ... book review - Butterfly Effect & The Boy Who Changed the World

Christi S's Rating:

3 Stars

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 8/29 Christi S wrote: I have to confess that I received these two books long ago but this has been a very hard review to write.I love the premise of these books, that everything you do matters, that even the smallest insignificant things can have a profound effect.I loved the first story in The Butterfly Effect about how ... book review - Butterfly Effect & The Boy Who Changed the World

Christi S's Rating:

2 Stars

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The Language of Love & Respect

The Language of Love & Respect

On 3/16 Christi S wrote: Book Description: An in-depth study of why your communication styles are not wrong, just different! Finally an answer for the number one problem in marriages—communication! This analysis of the vital principles of cross-gender communication helps couples recognize they speak two different languages. ... book review – The Language of Love and Respect

Christi S's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Sweet By and By

The Sweet By and By

On 1/6 Christi S wrote: The Sweet By and ByBy Sara Evans and Rachel Hauck The Sweet By and By is the story of Jade, a young woman on the brink of marriage. When she finally mails the invitation to the mother she hasn't spoken to in 3 years, old wounds are opened and finally allowed to heal.Book DescriptionA redemptive story from ... The Sweet By and By

Christi S's Rating:

3 Stars

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The Search for God and Guinness

The Search for God and Guinness

On 10/23 Christi S wrote: Ok, I admit it appealed to my contrary streak to get a book from a christian publisher about beer - and not one denouncing beer but telling how faith was as important in the heritage of Guinness as brewing beer. I was amazed at how well I enjoyed the book though.The book description reads: It began in ... The Search for God and Guinness - Stephen Mansfield

Christi S's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Noticer

The Noticer

On 9/30 Christi S wrote: Although I read a lot there aren't many books that I would recommend to just about anyone. The Noticer by Andy Andrews is one of the few.Jones an old man of undetermined age and background helps a young homeless man - not by giving a handout but by giving him the tools to improve his life. Later the ... The Noticer

Christi S's Rating:

5 Stars

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Fearless

Fearless

On 9/8 Christi S wrote: Everyone has fears of some kind. Everyone.There are the fears that can mostly be avoided like the fear of crowds or airplanes or needles. But then there are those fears that keep you awake at night - fears of not mattering; fears of not protecting your kids; fear of death. These are the fears that we ... Max Lucado's Fearless

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5 Stars

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Rick and Bubba's Guide to the Almost Nearly Perfect Marriage

Rick and Bubba's Guide to the Almost Nearly Perfect Marriage

On 8/31 Christi S wrote: Do you have the perfect marriage?No?Neither do I. Neither do Rick and Sherri or Bubba and Betty. They do have an "almost nearly perfect" marriage though. What does the almost nearly perfect marriage look like? Well, there is a lot of laughter mixed with some forgiveness. Rick and Bubba are not know-it-all ... Rick and Bubba's Guide to the Almost Nearly Perfect Marriage

Christi S's Rating:

4 Stars

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