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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: 4.39 Stars

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On 11/26 Annie Rim wrote: While I was reading The Ministry of Ordinary Places, I found myself nodding along and connecting with Martin’s story. We don’t interact with folks coming out of incarceration and addiction but we do interact with our very ordinary neighbors. Martin does a good job of bringing her reader into the ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places

Annie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/24 Cate Hoepner wrote: In “The Ministry of Ordinary Places” Shannan Martin shares her experiences when she decided to open her eyes to the mission field around her. She takes the verse “Love your neighbor..” very literally. This book reads like a memoir, there are a lot of personal stories and very little practical ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places Review

Cate's Rating:

3 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

On 11/19 mrsbrdeselms wrote: This book is such a great reminder to bloom where you are planted and to not be discouraged where you are because God can use you in the ordinary and make your life extraordinary.This book is a beautiful reminder that life rarely takes you where you think it will but how God can use you regardless of ... The ministry of ordinary places by Shannan Martin

mrsbrdeselms' Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/18 Michelle Marble wrote: So I finished this book not sure how to rate it. Yes, there are some wonderful points about multiple topics throughout the book. But for me I felt like it was lacking Biblical references. Yes, we need to do so many of the things mentioned. I think many Christian's are in a bubble so this book helps see ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places

Michelle's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/16 Barefoot in Grace wrote: The Ministry of ordinary Places by Shanna Martin I love following Christmas Bloggers but when they become authors I am even more inspired! This book is wonderful for any season of life, it's a beautiful reminder to bloom where God has put you! Her book is a beautiful reminder that holiness comes from ... November Book Reviews

Barefoot in Grace's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/11 Via Bella wrote: In a day and age, that I think I see a lot of people struggling with what is a ministry if it's not international, this is a great book to review. Because I have always believed that sometimes the easiest (and sometimes hardest), way to minister is to those right in front of our face, or in our neighbourhood.She ... The Ministry of Ordinary Places

Via Bella's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/8 Jenn Grandlienard wrote: This  book is amazing. If you're ever wondering how you can live with intention and make the most out of every moment, READ. THIS. BOOK.  Popular blogger and now author Shannan Martin shows others what it's like to love your life and love others right where God has planted you. Live with intention ... Amazing book!

Jenn's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/6 nomer15 wrote: What a beautiful book! In "The Ministry of Ordinary Places", Shannan Martin shares candidly the story of how her family put down roots in a neighborhood she never imagined living in and seeing Jesus in the midst of it all. Life changed unexpectedly for her family when God called them from the rural to ... A Review: "The Ministry of Ordinary Places" by Shannan Martin

nomer15's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/5 ronjaon wrote: For Christ-followers living in an increasingly complicated world, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed and unsure of how to live a life of intention and meaning. Where do we even begin? Popular blogger Shannan Martin offers Christians who are longing for a more meaningful life a simple starting point: ... Book Review: The Ministry of Ordinary Places by Shannan Martin

ronjaon's Rating:

4 Stars