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Of Stillness and Storm

Of Stillness and Storm

By Michèle Phoenix
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.96 Stars

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On 3/12 Callie Nicole wrote: 2/5 starsSo I just finished this book, and I'm sitting here with my mind whirling, trying to decide how to describe it.  I'm torn between knowing what the author's aim was and thinking she accomplished her goal really well, and also thinking that I am not completely thrilled with the final tone ... Of Stillness And Storm

Callie Nicole's Rating:

2 Stars

On 3/10 Mesha wrote: Of Stillness and Storm is the story of Lauren and Sam and their dream to achieve something of purpose. Sam’s dream has always been to be a missionary. He was waiting for a sense of calling to know his purpose. Finally he finds this in Nepal. Together, Lauren, Sam and their teenage son Ryan go to Nepal ... Of Stillness and Storm

Mesha's Rating:

2 Stars

On 2/20 Kristy Jensen wrote: While this is not the type of book I would normally choose to review, I found it intriguing. Although there is some language and a sort of adultery, I found it okay. I would definitely not consider it very Christian. Just mentioning Jesus or God does not make a book "Christian". But, I did find it an ... Of Stillness and Storm (Michele Phoenix)

Kristy Jensen's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/12 Terri Grothe wrote: Of Stillness and Storm by Michèle Phoenix is about a missionary family living in Nepal. Their once bright and sunny future as missionaries has been diminished by a husband who leaves for weeks to trek into a remote tribe, while the wife and son are left by themselves. While Lauren (the wife) finds ways ... Of Stillness and Storm- Review

Terri Grothe 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/10 Amy Lowery wrote: “I felt torn between two worlds. Each with its own mystery. One more captivating than the other, but the other more real and breathing.” It took Lauren and her husband ten years to achieve their dream—reaching primitive tribes in remote regions of Nepal. But while Sam treks into the Himalayas for ... of stillness and storm

Amy 's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/3 LRR wrote: What an emotional story. You go in waves -- up and down. You feel anger, annoyance, and hope. You also feel fear and sorrow. I'm telling ya, this book is emotional. It's so well written and pulls you through so much drama beautifully. Lauren and her husband are struggling, and there there's Aiden, her ... Book Review: Of Stillness and Storm

LRR 's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/25 Robin Prater wrote: This is my first novel read by Michele Phoenix. I love the premise of this novel and all that she opened my eyes to. We always hear of the 'calling' by missionaries. We want to go where God calls us. We want to make a difference. To be called by God isn't the same for every soul. We all fit differently ... Of Stillness and Storm

Robin's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/22 MelissaTX wrote: There are several definitions for the word missions, but the one that I typically think of and am referring to today is " the vocation or calling of a religious organization, especially a Christian one, to go out into the world and spread its faith." I've been thinking a lot about missions lately as ... Sunday Musings - Missions

MelissaTX's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/20 Via Bella wrote: I decided to review this book because my bother and sister are currently in Indonesia with my niece and nephew. Since this book is about missionaries and their life styles it seemed appropriate.One thing my child, very astute, noticed first was the ropes on the cover and asked why?In reading this book ... Of Stillness and Storm

Via Bella's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/16 Mark Evans wrote: I decided to read this book because it involved missions. I did read the description, but was unsure what to expect. I really did not care for the book. Perhaps it was not intended for me. However, the book did make me think about some things. It was written well. Michele is talented. Sam, Lauren, and ... Book Review: Of Stillness and Storm by Michele Phoenix

Mark's Rating:

3 Stars