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Let the Journey Begin

Let the Journey Begin

On 4/12 LivingforGod wrote: Graduation is a time of huge milestone and major change. Graduates will be facing a world of opportunities, dreams, challenges, and decisions. They may also face doubts, fears, anxieties, hurts, questions, etc. They need God's wisdom and guidance to make wise choices and they need God's love and grace ... Book Review: Let the Journey Begin by Max Lucado

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It's a God Thing Volume 2

It's a God Thing Volume 2

On 1/5 LivingforGod wrote: God is at work all the time! Our God is God of miracles! This book is the second volume/collection of miracles that happen to ordinary people, compiled by Don Jacobson and K-Love Radio. There are 58 remarkable stories from God's healing, rescuing, guiding/warning, answering prayers to His protection, ... Book Review: It's a God Thing Volume 2

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The Jesus Code

The Jesus Code

On 10/12 LivingforGod wrote: The Jesus Code is a unique devotional book that covers 52 Scripture questions every believer should answer (one devotional for every week of the year). I think the title of the book is a little misleading. I thought that all 52 questions would be from Jesus but I found out that's not the case. In fact, ... Book Review: The Jesus Code by O.S. Hawkins

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The Chronological Study Bible NIV

The Chronological Study Bible NIV

On 7/15 LivingforGod wrote: I had always wanted to have a chronological Bible; therefore, I was quite excited when I got an opportunity to review this particular Bible. The Chronological Study Bible (NIV) presents the text of the Bible arranged in chronological order as the events actually took place. It includes Daily Life ... Review: The Chronological Study Bible NIV

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It's A God Thing

It's A God Thing

On 5/6 LivingforGod wrote: God is not dead! That's for sure. He is very active in His children's lives! This book confirms that fact. Don Jacobson and K-Love Radio Network together compiled 46 amazing true stories of everyday miracles.God is constantly working (mostly behind the scene where we never see). Once in a while, He allows ... Book Review: It's a God Thing

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One God, One Plan, One Life

One God, One Plan, One Life

On 3/31 LivingforGod wrote: My Review:I collect devotionals and Max Lucado is one of my favorite Christian authors. Therefore, I was thrilled to have the opportunity to review this devotional for teens and tweens (we still have 2 teen boys at home). There are 365 daily devotionals in the book. Each month begins with Scriptures. ... Book Review: One God, One Plan, One Life by Max Lucado

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The Reason for My Hope

The Reason for My Hope

On 1/26 LivingforGod wrote: One of the most powerful four-letter words is "HOPE". If you watch (or read) the news, you easily see how much this world struggles with hopelessness. Billy Graham shares the reason for his hope: salvation which, in his opinion, is the most hopeful word in history. It's the same message he has been preaching ... Book Review: The Reason for My Hope by Billy Graham

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NIV Homeschool Mom's Bible

NIV Homeschool Mom's Bible

On 11/3 LivingforGod wrote: I have homeschooled my kids for over 15 years. And I have used NIV Bibles for much longer than that. I was thrilled to receive this beautiful NIV (New International Version) Homeschool Mom's Bible to review. Are you a homeschool mom who feels exhausted or unmotivated or inadequate or ready to give up? ... Review: NIV Homeschool Mom's Bible

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Billy Graham in Quotes

Billy Graham in Quotes

On 7/30 LivingforGod wrote: MY REVIEW: I collect quotes :)! Seriously! My kids sometimes get embarrassed because in group gatherings, I often start quoting some great quotes but have to quickly add a disclaimer that it may not be exactly word for word. I enjoy finding, reading, sharing, and pondering over insightful quotes. ... Book Review: Billy Graham in Quotes by Franklin Graham with Donna Lee Toney

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God's Not Dead

God's Not Dead

On 6/21 LivingforGod wrote: You and I know that God is not dead but how can we convince others of this fact? This book is a helpful apologetics tool and is pretty easy to read & understand (not too technical or heavy). The author presents 9 key concepts to show that God exists and to help readers answer questions received from ... Book Review: God's Not Dead: Evidence for God in an Age of Uncertainty by Rice Broocks

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Live Second

Live Second

On 2/6 LivingforGod wrote:  Live Second is a devotional book born out of the I Am Second movement which is all about placing Jesus first in our lives. The book contains 365 daily readings divided into 12 sessions of 52 weeks covering various topics such as Discover God, Grow, Lead, Jesus Says, and Go Global. It challenges ... Book Review: Live Second: 365 Ways to Put Jesus First by Doug Bender

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Mondays with My Old Pastor

Mondays with My Old Pastor

On 12/29 LivingforGod wrote: Mondays with My Old Pastor is a beautifully written memoir about the wisdom and insights which an 83 year old pastor imparts to a 46 year old pastor who struggles with spiritual exhaustion. Through successive visits with his old pastor, the younger pastor learns important lessons on so many topics such ... Book Review: Mondays with My Old Pastor by Jose Luis Navajo

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Great Day Every Day

Great Day Every Day

On 7/29 LivingforGod wrote: Can every single day be a great day? Even those days when everything seems to go wrong? According to Max Lucado, the answer is "yes!" It depends on our perspective. This book is an excellent book of encouragement. Mr. Lucado directs readers to embrace God's perspective and to focus on God's grace, mercy, ... Book Review: Great Day Every Day by Max Lucado

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Bonhoeffer*

Bonhoeffer*

On 3/1 LivingforGod wrote: Bonhoeffer (Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy) is a powerful, in-depth biography of German-born Dietrich Bonhoeffer, one of the most daring yet humble heroes of the 20th century. Eric Metaxas captures Bonhoeffer's life in vivid detail and presents those details effectively from his childhood to his death. ... Book Review: Bonhoeffer by Eric Metaxas

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Cure for the Common Life

Cure for the Common Life

On 8/1 LivingforGod wrote: Product Details: Format: Trade PaperTrim Size: 5.40 x 8.30 x 0.90 Page Count: 220Retail Price: $15.99 ISBN: 9780849947087Book Description:"Sweet spot." Golfers understand the term. So do tennis players. Ever swung a baseball bat or paddled a Ping-Pong ball? If so, you know the oh-so-nice feel of the ... Book Review: Cure for the Common Life by Max Lucado

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Lead. Serve. Love.

Lead. Serve. Love.

On 6/7 LivingforGod wrote: Product Details Format: SoftcoverTrim Size: 5.50 x 6.40 x 0.70 Page Count: 208Retail Price: $14.99 ISBN: 9781404190030Book DescriptionPart inspiration–part application, Lead. Serve. Love. engages and challenges believers to put the gospel into action.In Lead. Serve. Love., Gregory Lang provides a simple ... Review: Lead Serve Love by Gregory E. Lang

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3 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/18 LivingforGod wrote: Product Details Format: Jacketed HardcoverTrim Size: 6.40 x 9.40 x 1.30 Page Count: 256Retail Price: $24.99 ISBN: 9780849948121 Book Description We have questions. Child-like inquiries. And deep, heavy ones.In more than twenty-five years of writing and ministry, Max Lucado has been the receiving line ... Review: Max on Life by Max Lucado

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Read and Share: The Ultimate DVD Bible - Volume 2

Read and Share: The Ultimate DVD Bible - Volume 2

On 3/16 LivingforGod wrote: Product DetailsFormat: Hardcover w/DVDTrim Size: 6.80 x 8.10 x 0.90 Retail Price: $19.99    ISBN-13: 9781400316144   Page Count: 214   Publisher: Tommy Nelson This children's book contains more than 100 best-loved Bible stories. The stories are based on the International ... Review: The Ultimate DVD Read and Share Bible Volume Two

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The Heavens Proclaim His Glory

The Heavens Proclaim His Glory

On 1/16 LivingforGod wrote: The Heavens Proclaim His Glory (A Spectacular View of Creation through the Lens of the Hubble Telescope)  created and compliled by Lisa StilwellISBN: 9781404189584Format: HardcoverPage Count: 176Book Description:“I can see how it might be possible for a man to look down upon the earth and be an ... Book Review: The Heavens Proclaim His Glory (A Spectacular View of Creation through the Lens of the Hubble Telescope

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 9/10 LivingforGod wrote: Product Details Format: Jacketed HardcoverTrim Size: 6.30 x 9.30 x 0.80 Page Count: 218Retail Price: $24.99ISBN: 9780849920691My Thoughts and Review: Outlive Your Life is a wake-up call kind of book that invites readers to put compassion into action and to make an eternal impact that outlives their lives.  ... Review: Outlive Your Life by Max Lucado

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 9/7 LivingforGod wrote: Product Details Format: Jacketed HardcoverTrim Size: 8.60 x 11 x 0.50 Page Count: 40Retail Price: $16.99 ISBN: 9781400316052Publisher: Tommy Nelson Author: Andy AndrewsIllustrator: Philip HurstMy Thoughts and Review:The Boy Who Changed the World is a delightful children’s book that carries an important ... Review: The Boy Who Changed the World by Andy Andrews, Illustrated by Philip Hurst

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The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect

On 9/7 LivingforGod wrote: Product Details Format: HardcoverTrim Size: 6.40 x 6.60 x 0.50 Page Count: 112Retail Price: $14.95 ISBN-13: 9781404187801Author: Andy AndrewsMy Thoughts and Review: The Butterfly Effect is a motivational gift book. It is short but powerful. It gives readers a needed perspective on life and encourages ... Review: The Butterfly Effect: How Your Life Matters by Andy Andrews

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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 8/17 LivingforGod wrote: This is the third edition which includes color photos.  The Bible version used in this book is the New King James Version.  This book is a wonderful tool to use when studying the Bible.  I am a visual learner so I greatly appreciate this book’s visual overview of the geograhy, politics, events, people, and themes of the ... Review: Nelson’s Complete Book of Bible Maps and Charts

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Read and Share: The Story of Christmas

Read and Share: The Story of Christmas

On 1/20 LivingforGod wrote:  Story Retold by Gwen Ellis              Illustrated by Steve Smallman I enjoyed reading this book to my sons during Christmastime. It is a colorful, easy-to-read book from the best-selling Read and Share Bible that starts with Gabriel ... Book Review: The Story of Christmas

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The Jesus Book

The Jesus Book

On 11/6 LivingforGod wrote: I read this book to my sons at bedtime. They know the Bible pretty well; therefore, the content in this book all sounded familiar to them. However, they still enjoyed listening to me read and it seemed to hold their attention. What sets this book apart from other children's books about Jesus is its well-categorized/color-coordinated ... The Jesus Book

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Fearless

Fearless

On 9/8 LivingforGod wrote: Format: Jacketed HardcoverSize: 6.20 x 9.30 x 1.10 Page Count: 221Retail Price: $24.99 ISBN: 9780849921391I am thankful that my personality is not prone to anxiety and fear. I usually don't have to wrestle with worry. When problems arise, I pray for God's will, leave them in God's hands, and wait to ... Book Review: Fearless by Max Lucado

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Jungle Jack's The Wackiest, Wildest, and Weirdest Animals in the World

Jungle Jack's The Wackiest, Wildest, and Weirdest Animals in the World

On 8/6 LivingforGod wrote:  Jungle Jack's Wackiest, Wildest, Weirdest Animals in the World By Jack Hanna Format: Hardcover w/DVD Page Count: 33 ISBN-13: 9781400311408 This is a fun and educational book. Very interesting and entertaining! I really enjoyed reading it to my boys who are 10 and 7 years old. They love animals ... Book Review: Jungle Jack's Wackiest, Wildest, Weirdest Animals in the World

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Christianity Today Study Series: Faith & Pop Culture

Christianity Today Study Series: Faith & Pop Culture

On 6/10 LivingforGod wrote: <A HREF="http://ws.amazon.com/widgets/q?ServiceVersion=20070822&MarketPlace=US&ID=V20070822%2FUS%2Fliving05-20%2F8001%2F9a4947b7-e844-4bed-a58d-df9b9cbeb12e&Operation=NoScript" _fcksavedurl=& ... Book Review: Faith and Pop Culture

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The Noticer

The Noticer

On 4/27 LivingforGod wrote: Author: Andy Andrews ISBN: 9780785229216 Format: Jacketed Hardcover Page Count: 167   I usually do not have any desire to read fiction. However, this book grabbed my attention. It is a beautiful blend of fiction, allegory, and inspiration, based on a true story. I really enjoyed reading it from ... Book Review: The Noticer

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In the Footsteps of Paul

In the Footsteps of Paul

On 3/31 LivingforGod wrote:     ISBN: 9781404104822 Format: Jacketed Hardcover By: Ken Duncan Page Count: 176 Price: $24.99   Next to Jesus, my Lord and Savior, the One whose footsteps I love to follow, Paul is someone I truly admire. He is one of the greatest apostles/missionaries, if not the all-time greatest. ... Book Review: In the Footsteps of Paul

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Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD)

Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD)

On 3/4 LivingforGod wrote:     Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure is a DVD in Max Lucado's Hermie & Friends series.  The lesson is about "being unique" based upon Psalm 139: 13-14, "For You created my inmost being; You knit me together in my mother's womb.  I praise You because I am ... DVD Review: Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure

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Reflections of God's Holy Land

Reflections of God's Holy Land

On 2/12 LivingforGod wrote: Title: Reflections of God's Holy Land: A Personal Journey Through Israel Authors: Eva Marie Everson, Miriam Feinberg Vamosh Hardcover -- ISBNs: 0849919568 / 9780849919565 Publisher: Thomas Nelson    I have always wanted to visit Israel.  This book made my desire stronger; in the meantime, it ... Book Review: Reflections of God's Holy Land

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