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Raising Your Kids to Love the Lord

Raising Your Kids to Love the Lord

On 7/24 Amy McDaniel wrote: Raising Your Kids to Love the Lord, by Dave Stone, is a wonderful reminder of what it takes to raise a family. Through story and basic biblical teaching, Stone carefully reminds us that it is our own authentic relationship with the Lord that will have the greatest effect on our children. There is no ... Raising Your Kids to Love the Lord

Amy's Rating:

5 Stars

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Simple Secrets to a Happy Life

Simple Secrets to a Happy Life

On 5/16 Amy McDaniel wrote: Simple Secrets to a Happy Life, by Luci Swindoll lived up to its title well. It is a collection of short essay type writings on various topics from "Honor Your Father and Mother" to "Write Down the Important Things." There isn't much that is weighty or very theological just simple, good living. ... Simple Secrets to a Happy Life

Amy's Rating:

3 Stars

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Going Deep

Going Deep

On 3/9 Amy McDaniel wrote: A quick book review for a not so quick book. This is a hefty book, but at the end I wasn't ready to be finished. I love the way Gordon MacDonald uses a fiction format to give us a plan to take our churches and selves to a deeper faith. Instead of a boring how to book about planning meetings and what ... Going Deep, Gordon MacDonald

Amy's Rating:

5 Stars

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God's Love Letters to You

God's Love Letters to You

On 9/14 Amy McDaniel wrote: God's Love Letters to You, by Dr. Larry Crabb, is designed to be a 40 day devotional. It has a verse for each day from 40 of the 66 books of the bible, a writing by Dr. Crabb that summarizes the book of the bible chosen for that day, a few questions to help you think through the material and a summary ... God's Love Letters to You

Amy's Rating:

2 Stars

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Voices of the Faithful - Book 2

Voices of the Faithful - Book 2

On 6/27 Amy McDaniel wrote:  Voices of the Faithful - Book 2 is a compilation of devotions written by missionaries stationed around the world. The devotions are very inspiring and give a insightful peek into the lives of those valiantly spending their lives to spread the gospel in foreign lands. It gives a new focus to your ... Voices of the Faithful - Book 2

Amy's Rating:

5 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/18 Amy McDaniel wrote: I just finished with Max on Life by Max Lucado. This is actually my first Max Lucado book. This is not a book to just sit down and devour because it is written in a question-answer format. The questions are ones that have been posed to Lucado throughout his years as a writer, pastor and evangelist. I ... Max on Life by Max Lucado

Amy's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 4/12 Amy McDaniel wrote: I began this blog with a desire to share what God says to me and to review some of the books I have read. I must confess I have been a little negligent about writing regularly. So please allow me to catch up a little over the next few days with some of the books that have sparked my interest. The first ... The Final Summit by Andy Andrews

Amy's Rating:

5 Stars

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Rick and Bubba’s Big Honkin’ Book of Grub

Rick and Bubba’s Big Honkin’ Book of Grub

On 10/30 Amy McDaniel wrote: This is not a cookbook. That fact turned me off from the beginning. This is, in fact, a book about food. More accurately, a book about what Rick and Bubba think about food. There are about 20 recipes in the book and many funny quips about everything from barbecue to peanut butter. Although I LOVE Rick ... Rick & Bubba's Big Honkin' Book of Grub

Amy's Rating:

3 Stars

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Beautiful Things Happen When A Woman Trusts God

Beautiful Things Happen When A Woman Trusts God

On 3/10 Amy McDaniel wrote: Do the twists and turns of life often leave you doubting that God’s hand is still on you or His presence is still near?If so, this somewhat autobiographical book might reassure you that God is always there, even when He seems very distant. Sheila Walsh tells about her life going forward from her stay ... Beautiful Things Happen When a Woman Trusts God by Sheila Walsh

Amy's Rating:

5 Stars

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