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Start with Amen

Start with Amen How I Learned to Surrender by Keeping the End in Mind

By Beth Guckenberger
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.23 Stars

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On 8/26 Kaitlyn wrote: Having never read anything by Beth Guckenberger before, I wasn't sure what to expect - but the title and book description got my attention. As the title suggests, the point Guckenberger seeks to make in her book is that we should begin our prayers with the mindset or heart-attitude of amen. As you says ... Very interesting viewpoint on prayer, but I struggled with chapter transitions.

Kaitlyn's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/14 Sarah Geringer wrote: Beth Guckenberger suggests starting with the end–Amen, So be it, Lord–to form the best prayer stance with God. She tells many colorful stories in a somewhat lyrical style to show how both starting with amen and not starting with amen produce different results. About starting with amen, Beth writes: "If ... Rich insights, Bible truths, and colorful stories in this powerful book

Sarah's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/12 Happy Elf Mom wrote: You always start any project at the beginning with the end in mind. When we began homeschooling, we began with the idea that we wanted our children to graduate from high school and move on to college or otherwise be prepared to begin their adult lives. So we did things a certain way in order to (hopefully) ... Start With Amen

Happy Elf Mom's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/8 Gary W wrote: START WITH AMENHow I Learned to Surrender by Keeping the End in MindBy Beth GuckenbergerAuthor Beth Guckenberger shares some of her stories of being on missionary trips and traveling. The stories she shares are her personal experiences that has helped her understand amen and the true meaning. A definition ... Start with Amen

Gary W's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/6 The Little Friar wrote: Beth Guckenberger's Start with Amen:  How I learned to Surrender by Keeping the End in Mind will most likely turn readers' perspectives on their heads.  But this is also a good thing, made possible by an amazing book.The Christian life begins, continues, and ends with obedience to the One to ... start with amen -- a book review

The Little Friar's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/2 Mama Muse Me wrote: So be it. That’s amen. When you start a prayer with amen — so be it — you are saying that God is in control, and you’re agreeing with him that he will do what is best before the prayer even starts. That is not an easy posture, to admit that you’re not in control, but it is a beautiful form ... Start with Amen

Mama Muse Me's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/5 Nathan Albright wrote: It is not always easy to know where to start with a book like this. There is a lot to like about this book--the author is certainly very candid about her own struggles, her own strong sense of idealism and her concern for others. This particular book strikes a confessional tone that forgives many sins ... Book Review: Start With Amen

Nathan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/28 Madison Loveday wrote: art with Amen challenges you to change the way you pray by accepting what God has for you. Beginning your requests with acceptance by starting with “amen” means there is trust in all He has for you, no matter the way it ends up. I felt this book encouraged me to think of the end result. Through Beth’s ... Start with Amen: How I Learned to Surrender by Keeping the End in Mind by Beth Guckenberger

Madison's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/27 Zachary_Houle wrote: When you think of the word “amen”, which means “so be it”, you probably will tend to think about endings. Amen is typically said at the end of a prayer. It is a form of posture that is one of submissiveness. So maybe it’s no surprise that with her new book, Start with Amen, Beth Guckenberger ... Start with Amen

Zachary_Houle's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/25 Lovely Loveday wrote: I really found this book to be very informative and packed with many soft spoken stories. The author creates a beautiful read that is not overpowering yet you understand what she is saying through her own experiences. This book will give you a deeper understanding of God and the power of prayer. Start ... A better understanding

Lovely Loveday's Rating:

4 Stars