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Reclaiming Hope

Reclaiming Hope Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith in America

By Michael Wear
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.29 Stars

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On 2/19 shelbylclarke wrote: In Michael Wear’s book ‘Reclaiming Hope’ it’s part memoir part autobiographical in how faith played a role in the president’s policy making. Wear highlights President Obama’s National Prayer Breakfast speeches, his numerous telling of his testimony and the role faith played in his day to ... Review

shelbylclarke's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/14 LifeLoveTruth wrote: This is a memoir by a a former Cabinet member of faith, whom former Pres. Obama had appointed to his administration. Michael Wear begins his book with a Prelude, telling the story of his first days in the White House. He follows this with an Introduction to this book and what to expect from it. He spreads ... RECLAIMING HOPE by Michael Wear

LifeLoveTruth's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/8 Lisa Bartelt wrote: A book about politics isn't usually first on my list, but I heard a fascinating conversation with Michael Wear on a podcast recently, so I picked up the book as well. The idea that faith and President Obama and the White House could be topics in one book might surprise some, but I found the book to be ... An inside look at faith in the White House

Lisa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/7 Annie Rim wrote: In Reclaiming Hope: Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith in America, Michael Wear sets out to provide insights to those questions. A self-described conservative Democrat, Wear worked on President Obama’s initial campaign in 2008 before working within the Office of Faith-based ... Reclaiming Hope

Annie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/3 Rachel Dawson wrote: This book is an incredible read. I didn't vote for Obama and wasn't a fan for a while, but as time went on and as the political climate has changed dramatically, I've come to appreciate and respect Obama so much more. I've been interested in the intersection of his faith and politics for a while (since ... Reclaiming Hope // REVIEW

Rachel's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/3 Hanna Lei wrote: Reclaiming Hope, by Michael Wear Lessons Learned in the Obama White House about the Future of Faith in America About the Book: Before he had turned twenty-one, Michael Wear found himself deep inside the halls of power in the Obama administration as one of the youngest-ever White House staffers. Appointed ... Reclaiming Hope, Book Review

Hanna 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/2 jordan_wootten wrote: [Note: This book was provided free of charge by BookLook Bloggers/Thomas Nelson Publishing in exchange for an honest review.] I must say, I didn't expect to enjoy this book as much as I did. My intention for reading Reclaiming Hope: Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith ... Book Review: Reclaiming Hope by Michael Wear

jordan_wootten's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/1 Chris Land wrote: Politics is nasty business at times. Politics is also confusing as well. There are men and women claiming to be believers in Jesus who say all the right words yet their actions and policies don't reflect that. When the 2008 presidential election came, many were wondering about the views of Barack Obama ... Book Review: Reclaiming Hope by Michael Wear

Chris 's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/31 Danny Conner wrote: “Reclaiming Hope” by Michael Wear was a challenging book for me in some incredible ways. I grew up in a small conservative town in a conservation middle class family with one sibling and a dog. We went to church on Sundays, and I guess I kind of assumed growing up that if Jesus were to register for ... Spankin New Book Review on Reclaiming Hope by Michael Wear

Danny 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/30 Zach Barnhart wrote: Having Wear’s measured, up-close perspective was so encouraging. It made me long for more people like him in Washington. Reclaiming Hope was an easy, engaging read, and really made me stop and think a lot of times about how I can improve my own political approach to life. I need to be less accusatory, ... A Riveting Read About Obama and Faith in American Politics

Zach's Rating:

5 Stars