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The Ministry of Ordinary Places

The Ministry of Ordinary Places Waking Up to God's Goodness Around You

By Shannan Martin
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.33 Stars

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On 1/30 Katie Adauto wrote: So, it has been a long time since a book impacted me so much! The title caught my attention so I thought I would give it a try, not really knowing what it would be about, and never having heard about the author before. By the time I was done, not only did it move me to action, I even followed the author ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places Review

Katie Adauto's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/28 shelbylclarke wrote: Shannan’s book The Ministry of Ordinary Places shines a light on the unglamorous ministry of living life as a Christian where you are. You don’t need to go to Kenya or Nepal, Chile, or Ukraine to make a difference for God’s kingdom. That work, your work could very well be right in front of you. ... review

shelbylclarke's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/24 Jill Hart wrote: I admire Shannan Martin greatly and love following her life and ministry. Her book shares her heart and the journey God has taken her on over the years. I loved reading what she's learned and how God opened her eyes to see His goodness in the small things all around her. Thus us a book I will re-read ... Review: The Ministry of Ordinary Places

Jill's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/16 Journey of Faith wrote: I recently finished reading through Shannan Martin’s newest book The Ministry of Ordinary Places ~ Waking Up To God’s Goodness Around You. First, if you judge a book by its cover, this is a good one to do that with. I don’t always, but I adore the cover of her book, the mismatched coffee cups show ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places

Journey of Faith's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/11 SK Bell wrote: I set a lot of my goals for myself this year but the one I think will be the most challenging might make you laugh. I want to show hospitality 12 times in 2019. I was so excited to be given the opportunity to read The Ministry of Ordinary Places right at the beginning of the year when I began working ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places

SK Bell's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/31 Samantha Sali wrote: "Wanted to keep reading once I started as it was very interesting. Shannan challenged and encouraged me to think about the ordinary places in my neighborhood. We will leave on a trip to Tennessee on Christmas Day and want to minister to people in ordinary places as I feel led by God, not thinking of ... Great

Samantha's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/17 Michele Morin wrote: For long years, I have ridden the bucking bronco of calling, leaning into the tension of being a fairly ambitious woman in a life that leaves little room for goals beyond laundry management and remembering to thaw something for dinner. Anyone with a Facebook account or a presence on Instagram knows that ... When God Asks for More but It Looks Like Less

Michele's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/11 Elise wrote: The Ministry of Ordinary Places by Shannon MartinWhen I was younger, I used to dread the thought of having an ordinary life. The older I get, the more I am content to settle into an ordinary life, knowing that there is extreme beauty in the ordinary. God can move in powerful ways in the ordinary.Shannon ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places

Elise's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/2 gravelroadmusings wrote: Waking up to God's Goodness Around You"Ordinary places and average people remind me of everything I'm pretending not to be."But isn't most of life made up of ordinary moments? And that is what Shannan points out. Called to leave her dream farmhouse in the country to move to the city on the wrong side ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places by Shannan Martin

gravelroadmusings' Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/20 Melissa Haag wrote: It seems that EVERYONE was reading this book, so of course I couldn’t be left out. I had previously read Shannan’s book Falling Free and I loved it. In that book she talked about giving up the life that they had strived for, the one that looked a lot like the American Dream, and following God’s ... October Reads

Melissa's Rating:

5 Stars