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Grace for the Moment Large Deluxe

Grace for the Moment Large Deluxe

On 1/4 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Grace for the Moment is a wonderful way to end the day on a positive note. Each day has a scripture passage and short devotional. It only takes a few minutes to read before bed. The updated version of Grace for the Moment has a beautiful, soft imitation leather cover, a large, easy-to-read font, and ... Grace for the Moment

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Finding Your Voice

Finding Your Voice

On 12/1 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: In Finding Your Voice, Natalie Grant takes us through her journey of self discovery. Her path wasn’t as clear as some may think. It was filled with ups and downs, trials and triumphs. It wasn’t until she lost her voice that her true calling began to unfold as she took a trip that, in many ways, changed ... Finding Your Voice by Natalie Grant

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NKJV, American Woman's Bible

NKJV, American Woman's Bible

On 7/7 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: The American Woman’s Bible takes that idea and gives us portraits of women who are meant so inspire and encourage us in our walk with the Lord. They, like us, aren’t perfect, but the Lord still used them to achieve His purposes. This Bible begins with a helpful 10 step list to guide us on our journey ... American Woman's Bible

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NIV, Beautiful Word Bible, Hardcover

NIV, Beautiful Word Bible, Hardcover

On 2/9 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: The Beautiful Word Bible has margins for notetaking and/or journaling. It has 500 colorful journaling images already in the Bible. The only thing that my daughter didn’t like about the Bible is the size of the font as it’s on the smaller size. She prefers something that is a little larger for easier ... Beautiful Word Bible

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Money-Making Mom

Money-Making Mom

On 12/1 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Money Making Mom takes a good look at the variety of ways a mom can make income whether it be from a traditional job or non-traditional job, inside or outside the home. Crystal also dives into the reasons why we might want to make money and why getting rich shouldn’t be our primary focus. I really ... Money Making Mom by Crystal Paine

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Wilderness Rising

Wilderness Rising

On 6/11 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: When I first started reading Wilderness Rising, I didn’t realize that it was the second book in the series. I quickly realized this and wished I had read the first book before diving into this book, but, thanks to some back story being given throughout the book, I was able to, for the most part, follow ... Wilderness Rising by A.L. Shields

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Whatever the Cost

Whatever the Cost

On 4/13 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: This book is a reminder at how important it is to make sure they we lay the proper foundation for our kids when they are young. We need to impress on them the importance of not only having faith in God but also trusting in Him to do what we need and not always what we want. It shows how difficult it ... Whatever the Cost by David and Jason Benham

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You Have a Brain

You Have a Brain

On 2/17 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Whether you’re a parent of a teen or you’re a teen, this book can help you lay down a solid strategy for success in life. His foundation is based upon using the brain that the Lord gave you. Honestly, it’s not a bad book for anyone to read no matter what stage of life they are in as we can all ... Review: You Have a Brain by Ben Carson, M.D.

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Dashing Dish

Dashing Dish

On 1/21 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: I’m always looking for good recipes to add to my collection. Many of the recipes featured in this book were similar to ones that I already make, but I really liked the fact that the recipes were either naturally gluten free or easy to convert to being gluten free. She uses oat flour in her recipes ... Review: Dashing Dish by Katie Farrell

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3 Stars

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Two Renegade Realms

Two Renegade Realms

On 1/15 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Welcome to a world were certain individuals, realm walkers, can cross between different realms through portals. The realm walkers are paired with a mor dragon, a constant, to help them during the travels, assignments, and adventures. Unfortunately, the current Realm Walkers Guild is corrupt and seeks ... Review: Two Renegade Realms by Donita K. Paul

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Nelson's Illustrated Bible Dictionary

Nelson's Illustrated Bible Dictionary

On 11/3 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: My first thought when this illustrated Bible dictionary arrived was that it was huge (almost 2.5 inches thick) and heavy (just over 5 pounds). I honestly didn’t realize that it would be so thick, but it was a pleasant surprise because it was more comprehensive than I originally expected. Part of the ... Review: Nelson's Illustrated Bible Dictionary

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NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

On 10/10 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: The Spiritual Renewal Study Bible is a study Bible that is set up to help readers seek God’s plan for our lives on a daily basis. This study Bible is set up in a way that focuses on the following 7 keys: Seek God and Surrender to Him See the Truth Speak the Truth Accept Responsibility Grieve, Forgive, ... Review: NIV Spiritual Renewal Study Bible

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NIV Once-A-Day Bible: Chronological Edition

NIV Once-A-Day Bible: Chronological Edition

On 10/1 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: I’ve had several Once-A-Day Bibles over the years, but it was the idea of a chronological Bible that really had me intrigued. The 365 readings are placed in order according to when they happened in history rather than the traditional books of the Bible. It means that in days 1-3, you’re reading from ... Review: Once A Day Bible Chronological Edition

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NIV Pink Bible

NIV Pink Bible

On 8/28 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: The NIV Pink Bible: An Invitation to Hope is a standard NIV Bible that has 4 double-sided pages that offer words of encouragement with scripture passages including: A Prayer of Hope Handling Suffering Holding on to Hope Facing the Reality Overwhelming Odds Staying Positive Asking for Help Surrounded ... Book Review: NIV Pink Bible: An Invitation to Hope

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The Case for the Real Jesus Student Edition

The Case for the Real Jesus Student Edition

On 8/4 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: In The Case for the Real Jesus Student Edition, Lee Strobel tackles 6 different challenges that have been presented to Christians today: Scholars are uncovering a radically different Jesus through ancient documents just as credible as the four gospels. The Bible’s portrait of Jesus can’t be trusted ... Book Review: The Case for the Real Jesus Student Edition by Lee Strobel

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The Case for a Creator Student Edition

The Case for a Creator Student Edition

On 6/26 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: The Case for a Creator begins back in Lee Strobel's high school days when a science class gives him the final little nudge he needed to walk away from his faith. Later on, as a young, married journalist, he finds himself looking at whether it was possible that God was real and that He was the Creator ... Book Review: The Case for a Creator Student Edition by Lee Strobel

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3 Stars

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The Case for Christ Student Edition

The Case for Christ Student Edition

On 6/20 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Lee Strobel left the faith during his teen years. Between his boredom at church and his newly found belief in evolution thanks to his school teacher, he didn’t really see a need for God. Later in life, a challenge from a friend started his search for evidence for Jesus. He decided to keep an open mind ... Book Review: The Case for Christ Student Edition by Lee Strobel

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Merlin's Nightmare

Merlin's Nightmare

On 5/12 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Merlin’s Nightmare is the final book in The Merlin Spiral trilogy. I was expecting a wrap up to the series, but instead, it has a cliffhanger that leads you into the next series, The Pendragon Spiral. Merlin’s Nightmare begins with a nice recap of the prior two books to refresh your memory on what ... Book Review: Merlin's Nightmare

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Notes from a Blue Bike

Notes from a Blue Bike

On 3/12 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Tsh has a beautiful way of writing, of telling the story of her life, her family’s life. She welcomes you into her home – wherever that may be at the time in the story – and shares from her heart the ins and outs of her family’s journey to a more intentional life. Her life certainly was not all ... Book Review: Notes from a Blue Bike by Tsh Oxenreider

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One Realm Beyond

One Realm Beyond

On 3/7 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: I enjoyed both main characters in One Realm Beyond. While Cantor drove me a bit batty with his refusal of Bridger, he still was well developed which was one of the reasons I was able to get annoyed with him. Bixby was quite the quirky character who had some issues of her own. The flawed characters helped ... Book Review: One Realm Beyond by Donita K. Paul

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Say Goodbye to Survival Mode

Say Goodbye to Survival Mode

On 2/5 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: I’ve been reading Crystal’s blog since pretty much the beginning. She’s one of those people who always seem to have it all together even though she’s the first to admit that she doesn’t. She started out by sharing her family’s keys to financial freedom, and it blossomed into so much more. ... Say Goodbye to Survival Mode by Crystal Paine

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Merlin's Blade

Merlin's Blade

On 12/9 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Travel back in time to old Britain – a time of knights, druids, magic…. In this tale of Merlin, Merlin is a young Christian boy who is partially blind due to an attack. Arthur is just a baby. King Uther is a Christian king who has angered the pagan druids and other pagan leaders who are coming together ... Review: Merlin's Blade by Robert Treskillard

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Women Living Well

Women Living Well

On 10/20 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: If you are familiar with Courtney Joseph's blog (and ministry), Women Living Well, you know that she has a passion for family, marriages, and the Lord. This book is a natural extension of her online and real life Titus 2 ministry. The book itself is broken down into four sections relating to your personal ... Review: Women Living Well by Courtney Joseph

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Heart Failure

Heart Failure

On 10/19 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Richard Mabry has done it again; he’s written an intense medical suspense novel that keeps you on the edge of your seat until the end of the book. Because Mabry is a surgeon, his medical suspense is realistic, but he doesn’t use too much medical speak to bog the reader down. Instead of having a slow ... Review: Heart Failure by Richard Mabry

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Dark Halo

Dark Halo

On 9/28 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Dark Halo begins where Broken Wings left off – shortly after Jake was taken by demons. Brielle is scared and confused as she had a glimpse of the future and now, it looks like that future is gone. She’s afraid that she’s done something to cause that to happen. She’s concerned that she’s not ... Review: Dark Halo by Shannon Dittemore

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Stress Test

Stress Test

On 4/18 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Stress Test is an action packed medical suspense novel that grabs your attention and doesn’t let go until the final word. Matt has been wrongly accused of multiple crimes. He’s been kidnapped and attempts have been made on his life, but he can’t figure out why this all is happening. In the process, ... Stress Test by Richard Mabry

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Broken Wings

Broken Wings

On 3/20 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Broken Wings is the 2nd book in the Angel Eyes Trilogy. Unlike some trilogies, you really do need to read the books in order as they do not stand alone. It would be like coming into a t.v. series like 24 towards the end of the series. While you might be able to get a feel for the story, you wouldn’t ... Broken Wings by Shannon Dittemore

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A Matter of Trust

A Matter of Trust

On 3/1 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: A Matter of Trust comes out swinging and the intensity doesn’t stop throughout the entire book. Mia finds herself as a single mom after the death of her husband. When her best friend is murdered while she is talking to on the phone, Mia feels like her world is spiraling out of control. Her boss puts ... A Matter of Trust By Lis Wiehl, with April Henry

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A Just Man

A Just Man

On 1/30 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: At the beginning of the book, the author states that this book was originally written as several different stories about the same family. Eventually, with some hard work and help from friends, the stories were woven together into a single book. The book follows the lives of one family through several ... A Just Man by Helen Daniel

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Fire Prophet

Fire Prophet

On 12/7 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Spiritual warfare is something that all of us face, but often, I don’t think we truly understand what is going on during those battles. Jerel Law has a way of taking those real life battles out of the shadows and making them come to life within the pages of this fictional book. In book 1, readers ... Fire Prophet by Jerel Law

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Behemoth

Behemoth

On 4/27 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Behemoth is a fun, interesting read that many people will not like due to the creationists/evolutionists debate that takes place within the pages of the book. As you can see above, Munchkin thoroughly enjoyed the book as she has always thought that dinosaurs might still exist. It was interesting to learn ... Book Review: Behemoth

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In Front of God and Everybody

In Front of God and Everybody

On 5/7 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: April Grace has grown up in the Ozarks. She’s very proud of her heritage, and she’s protective of her family. When some new people roll into town and start bad-mouthing hillbillies and the area, she immediately dislikes them. When these new neighbors end up needing to come live with April’s ... Review: in front of God and everybody: Confessions of April Grace

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/18 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: We have questions. Real, important, and challenging questions. In Max on Life, Max Lucado answers some of the thousands of questions he has received as well as some of his own questions. Max has broken down the chapter into 7 general topics: * Hope * Hurt * Help * Him/Her * Home ... Review: Max on Life

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Sabbath

Sabbath

On 1/9 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: As a family, we've been studying more about Biblical holidays including the Sabbath. Since we wanted to learn more about Sabbath, I thought this book might help us delve deeper into the topic. One of the things that I liked about the book is the emphasis on delighting in the Sabbath and not seeing it ... Review: Sabbath The Ancient Practices

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The Least Among You (DVD)

The Least Among You (DVD)

On 10/7 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: The 1960s were known as a time of civil unrest. Riots over civil rights and race were all too common place. The Least Among You which is loosely based on a true story takes place during this time period. Richard Kelly, played by Cedric Sanders, was caught up in the 1965 Watts riots. He was given ... Review: The Least Among You Dvd

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The Heavens Proclaim His Glory

The Heavens Proclaim His Glory

On 8/31 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Going camping in the desert where light pollution is minimal, we are able to see the splendor of the moon and stars with the naked eye. Much beauty is there to behold by just looking up. You can’t help but see the magnificent beauty of the Lord’s Creation. Yet, there is so much more out there ... Review: The Heavens Proclaim His Glory

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The Portable Patriot

The Portable Patriot

On 7/31 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: The Portable Patriot: Document, Speeches, and Sermons that Compose the American Soul Edited by Joel J. Miller & Kristen Parrish Book Description: Too often reduced to a mythic set of lofty ideals, the soul of America is far more than a concept-it is a people. Even the most sacred principles mean very little unless lived out passionately ... Review: The Portable Patriot

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Lonestar Homecoming

Lonestar Homecoming

On 4/26 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: With only the clothes on their backs, Gracie Lister and her daughter Hope flee for their lives. They have no money, no food, and no place to stay. A kind stranger and single dad, Michael Wayne, takes them in as he needs someone to watch over his kids. Will Gracie learn to be able to depend on God again ... Enjoyable Read

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The Flowering Cross

The Flowering Cross

On 3/16 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan Young Katie and her family reach out to an old man, Papa Jack (deemed quite mean by most people in town) and show him God’s love through the actions.  In return, each year, he allows Katie to pick flowers from his beautiful garden to ... The Flowering Cross Review

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Jane Austen

Jane Austen

On 3/2 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Christian Encounters: Jane Austen Christian Encounters: Jane Austen by Peter Leithart Peter Leithart set out to give an accurate portrayal of beloved author Jane Austen.  Using Austen’s own writings and stories from friends and family (as well as other historic documentation), Leithart begins ... Christian Encounters: Jane Austen Review

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Nelson's Complete Book of BIble Maps and Charts, 3rd Edition

Nelson's Complete Book of BIble Maps and Charts, 3rd Edition

On 2/2 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: Nelson's Complete Book of Bible Maps and ChartsThird Edition This updated edition of Thomas Nelson’s popular Complete Book of Bible Maps and Charts has everything you need to visualize the events, places, and people in the Old and New Testaments. Perfect for small-group leaders, Bible school teachers, ... Nelson's Complete Book of Bible Maps and Charts Review

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How to Reach Your Full Potential for God

How to Reach Your Full Potential for God

On 1/15 Marine Corps Nomads wrote: In How to Reach Your Full Potential for God, Charles Stanley takes readers through his 7 essentials for reaching their potential for God. The 7 essentials include a clean heart, a clear, mind, using your gifts, a healthy body, right relationships, a balanced schedule, and taking God-approved risks. Charles ... How to Reach Your Full Potential for God Review

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