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Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

On 1/23 Cultivating Home wrote: Jesus, My Father, The CIA and Me: A Memoir of Sorts by Ian Morgan Cron was sent to me by the publisher to review and with no obligation to give a positive review. Having read Chasing Francis, by the same author, I could not wait to settle down and read this one. I was not disappointed.Ian tells of ... Book Review

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4 Stars

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The Beginning Reader's Bible

The Beginning Reader's Bible

On 2/2 Cultivating Home wrote: What I loved:The illustrations:Our younger children commandeered this book as soon as it came in the mail, no doubt attracted to the beautiful illustrations. The illustrator does an amazing job, the pictures accompanying each story are beautiful and who doesn't love a Jesus actually depicted as a middle ... The Beginning Reader's Bible Review

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3 Stars

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The Quotable Chesterton

The Quotable Chesterton

On 1/19 Cultivating Home wrote: I had honestly never read anything by Chesterton and just vaguely knew who he was when I was sent a new book, The Quotable Chesterton: The Whit and Wisdom of G.K. Chesterton containing some of his more famous quotes to review.The quotes are nicely organized by topic and I suppose any fan of Chesterton ... The Quotable Chesterton

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4 Stars

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Transforming Church in Rural America

Transforming Church in Rural America

On 12/6 Cultivating Home wrote: When I saw the title of O'Dell's book, I knew I wanted to read it. Sean and I, as you know, are lovers of rural, country life and having several dear friends over the years who have pastored small churches, I could not resist the opportunity from Thomas Nelson to review this book.It did not disappoint. ... Transforming Rural Churches

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5 Stars

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The Nativity Collection

The Nativity Collection

On 12/2 Cultivating Home wrote: Really and truly a wonderful collection of short Christmas stories to read with your children and family, The Nativity Collection is a series of heart warming stories that will draw your heart closer to Jesus this season. I highly recommend it. (Thomas Nelson Publishers sent me this book to review. ... Book Review: The Nativity Collection

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5 Stars

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 9/8 Cultivating Home wrote: I was recently sent the book, The Boy Who Changed the World, by Thomas Nelson Publishers to review.The story begins with the life story of one boy who developed super seeds to help starving nations.A. I liked what he did butB. I will be sure to mention to my kids the way of the super seeds and the companies ... The Boy Who Changed the World

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5 Stars

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Captivating (Revised and Expanded)

Captivating (Revised and Expanded)

On 8/4 Cultivating Home wrote: I recently reviewed the book Captivating:Unveiling the Mystery of a Woman's Soul by John and Stasi Eldredge for Booksneeze and let me give a quick synopsis of a few things I did not like about this book.I really disliked the portrayal of women as a whole in this book as being broken, hurting, incomplete ... Book Review: Captivating by John and Stasi Eldredge

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1 Stars

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Five Cities That Ruled The World

Five Cities That Ruled The World

On 4/5 Cultivating Home wrote: Thomas Nelson sent me 5 Cities that Ruled the World to review at my request and I have to say it has been a great read. Author Douglas Wilson has done an amazing job of reviewing the historical impacts of five cities: Jerusalem, Athens, Rome, London and New York.Walking the reader through the significance ... 5 Cities that Ruled the World book review

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5 Stars

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Kabul 24

Kabul 24

On 10/25 Cultivating Home wrote: It was a story I thought I knew. I picked it up and began reading, interested in learning more about the Americans I had heard about in the news and recalled praying for almost a decade ago. Heather and Dayna were two American women taken prisoner along with their fellow aid workers from Germany and ... Kabul24

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5 Stars

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