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The Better Mom

The Better Mom Growing in Grace Between Perfection and the Mess

By Ruth Schwenk
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.38 Stars

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On 10/26 Kris Bush wrote: Ruth does an amazing job in reminding us moms that we aren’t called to perfection but to grace and to Jesus. We are called to steward the hearts of our babes. And it’s ok that the season of parenting that you are in is hard. Parenting was not made to be easy but give yourself grace and turn to Jesus ... Ruth Relates to Moms so Well

Kris Bush's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/2 Melissa McMurchy wrote: These topics are perfect for any mom looking to get some advice or feel good posts from certain areas of their lives. As a mom we all struggle in several areas and if a mom tells you they don’t they are lying! I enjoyed this book but wouldn’t highly recommend it. The book jumped from topic to topic ... The Better Mom Review

Melissa's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/29 Sojourner by His Grace wrote: I wasn’t sure what to expect when I ordered a copy of “The Better Mom: Growing in Grace between Perfection and the Mess” by Ruth Schwenk. The title intrigued me and I respected many of the ladies who wrote endorsements in the book. Honestly, I didn’t expect to love it as much as I did! This ... Great book on the heart issues of motherhood

Sojourner by His Grace's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/28 Sarah Geringer wrote: What mom doesn’t appreciate kind, loving advice from a mom who’s a little further ahead than you? In The Better Mom, Ruth Schwenk shares her best advice to encourage moms. Encouragement for Moms I receive Ruth’s encouraging emails every week. Her writing is so encouraging and helpful, I share ... Down-to-earth encouragement for moms

Sarah's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/14 SK Bell wrote: One of the many things I have always adored about my husband is his deep desire to never stop growing. He never wants to stagnate and I admire that so much. I strive for that myself and I find that for me, reading inspiring books is one of the best ways I can stay focused on that goal. I enjoy a good ... The Better Mom

SK Bell's Rating:

3 Stars

On 7/10 Crafty Moms Share wrote: Disclosure: I was sent copies of these books in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own.I often am looking for some books to help me focus my day on Jesus. I have shared a few books that have helped and today I am sharing two more. The first is a wonderful book for any Christian mother. ... Christian Mommy Time Review

Crafty Moms Share's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/3 Heather Gerwing wrote: My last book for June is The Better Mom by Ruth Schwenk. The Better Mom is an easy-to-read book filled with encouragement for moms of all stages. From moms of newborns to moms of teens, there is a nugget of truth and encouragement for us all. One of the nuggets that really resonated with me was from ... Something Read

Heather's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/20 LaLaLaurie wrote: Ruth Schwenk's The Better Mom isn't a guidebook on how to be the perfect mom. But if you've ever felt like you don't have enough time for yourself, or you worry too much about your kids, or your home is a mes, or you're at a really hard stage of life, then you might want to read the wisdom in this book. ... The Better Mom - Book Review

LaLaLaurie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/29 Elizabeth wrote: source- Amazon.comWhether you're a mom already or a gal wanting to be a mother someday, you will greatly benefit from this book. Written in a truly friendly, loving, warm fashion, you will find encouragement galore from the pages of this book. Ruth Schwenk is the founder of The Better Mom blog and ... The Better Mom

Elizabeth's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/24 Leah's Card Designs wrote: I was given this book for review, my opinions are my own.  They are not at all influenced by the company that provided the book. I am a Mom of a special needs child and love every moment with him. This book speaks on grace, it's not just about what we are doing; it is about what God is doing in ... The Better Mom Book Review

Leah's Card Designs' Rating:

4 Stars