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Here, Now

Here, Now Unearthing Peace and Presence in an Overconnected World

By Kate Merrick
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.4 Stars

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On 5/18 Rita Barriga wrote: This is the coolest book for one reason... it gets us to connect to us. In our digital, social life of now we can distance ourselves from well ourselves and that is just wrong. Fortunately, author Kate Merrick of Here, Now has graciously shared her own stories of this plague and how to take the steps ... Here, Now

Rita Barriga's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/6 Alison wrote: "Each phase that pops up in life--whether it's raising a teenager, having another baby, starting a new career, or planting another church--calls for courage, because whether we asked for it or not, it is ripe ground for building a beautiful life or for tearing it down. Everything we walk through cries ... If you want to be more peaceful and present in your life...

Alison 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/29 nomer15 wrote: I was first introduced to Kate Merrick on "The Happy Hour with Jamie Ivey" podcast (episode 133--check it out). She shared about her first book, the death of her daughter, and going off (and staying off!) social media. Her story is compelling and beautiful. After that introduction and discovering her ... A Review: "Here, Now" by Kate Merrick

nomer15's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/28 Danielle Day wrote: To read this book coming out of the Lent season, where I gave up certain apps on my phone for a short time period, was a great encouragement to leave more space in my life by continuing my Lent commitment. Here Now by Kate Merrick was a quick read, full of funny and moving stories of how she came to ... Here Now

Danielle's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/26 MustardSeed Blog wrote: I don’t want to give away too much about the content of this delightful book, because I don’t want to spoil it for you, but I will say that if you're feeling ‘overstretched’ and unfocused, I highly recommend this book for you. If you are struggling with grief over the loss of a loved one, or ... Leaves the reader feeling encouraged & challenged in equal measures

MustardSeed Blog's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/24 Amanda Holmes wrote: What if our truest life is the one right in front of us?Does life sometimes seem to be passing you by? Are you so busy—with email to check, Instagram to scroll through, and friends to be envious of—that you’ve become disconnected from your actual life? You know, the one you are living right here, ... Here Now

Amanda's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/23 Kristie Ingerto wrote: Book Description from the publisher:What if our truest life is the one right in front of us?Does life sometimes seem to be passing you by? Are you so busy—with email to check, Instagram to scroll through, and friends to be envious of—that you’ve become disconnected from your actual life? You know, ... "Here Now"

Kristie 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/17 Livereadandprosper wrote: Between Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, emails, my blog, and more…I’m always connected. While it’s a great tool, I don’t want to miss out on what life has to offer! Kate echos the same feelings. I don’t think this book could have come at a better time. I think everyone needs to read this one. ... Wonderful

Livereadandprosper 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/14 Kaitlyn wrote: Here, Now is a call to unplug and focus on what's right in front of you. Over and over, Merrick talks about practicing presence - and I think that would have been a more fitting title. I really appreciated her focus on appreciating the present moment and choosing to live fully where we are with the ... A call to unplug and focus on what's right in front of you

Kaitlyn's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/20 Faith&Family wrote: Okay I do not really have much to say about Here,and Now Book because to be honest ,after the first chapter, well I was bored. Oh I did try to pick it up a couple of more times only to put it back down. I was hoping with all the good review that it was going to be an awesome book. I would not recommend ... Here, Now Book Review

Faith&Family's Rating:

1 Stars