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The Passionate Mom

The Passionate Mom Dare to Parent in Today's World

By Susan Merrill
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.48 Stars

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On 5/4 Cassie wrote: The Passionate MOM is a guide of sorts into the difficult job of raising children in today's society. Susan Merrill takes the story of Nehemiah in the Old Testament, and translates his faith journey into a roadmap for the everyday mom. From "building the wall" in our children's lives, to prayer, ... The Passionate MOM (Review)

Cassie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/27 Aayden wrote: I’ve read a lot of books on parenting, especially since I was/am a young mom and I wanted to make sure that I wasn’t messing anything up. After all, children don’t come with a book that tells you how to raise them even if some of us wish they did! Everyone has different opinions on how to properly ... I've read a lot..

Aayden's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/14 Annie Kate Aarnoutse wrote: Some books need to be read slowly so their ideas can be pondered and applied. The Passionate Mom: Dare to Parent in Today’s World by Susan Merrill, a unique parenting book that focuses on becoming a godly mom, is like that. Where can a woman find wise counsel about how to become a godly mom? In ... Review: The Passionate Mom by Susan Merrill

Annie Kate's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/30 Muse Reviews wrote: When I was confronted with the dazzling and enticing list of new books from Thomas Nelson (from which I could choose one — just one — to read and review), I knew right away after reading the following book’s synopsis that it would be the one I picked. The Passionate Mom: Dare to Parent in Today’s ... Book Review: The Passionate Mom

Muse Reviews' Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/8 jenaspacio wrote: What made The Passionate Mom more interesting for me is the fact that Susan Merrill based her insights on motherhood and parenting on the book of Nehemiah. Susan walked her mother readers through the book and allowed for us to picture parenting as Nehemiah built the wall around Jerusalem. My first thoughts ... The Passionate Mom, “Dare to Parent in Today’s World” by Susan Merrill

jenaspacio's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/3 Shoopette wrote: Motherhood is full of uncertainty. What do my children really need? Why are they doing that? Is this normal? What can I do to help them? How can I know for certain that I am doing this right?The logistics are easy. Anybody can do laundry and carpool. But what makes a mother the best mom she can be?It’s ... "The Passionate Mom" Review

Shoopette's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/9 Tink wrote: I really enjoyed reading this book! It gives lots of insites about motherhood and all the delemas of raising kids today. A heartfelt journey through all fases of childhood with a mom trying her best to get a handle on the whole process.. I find her learning, growing and finding insperation through out ... The Passionate MOM by Susan Merrill

Tink's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/4 Camille Millar wrote: I was super excited about this book based on its title, as this is something I really want to work on becoming. I had high expectations, and though it was a nice book with some nice thoughts, I didn’t really change my life. … I was interested and attentive for the first portion of this book, but ... The Passionate Mom by Susan Merrill

Camille Millar's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/4 Sheena Gershom wrote: I love gleaning life lessons from the Bible, and the fact that “The Passionate Mom” is based on the book of Nehemiah, made it all the more interesting. The author likens parenting to the way Nehemiah built the wall around Jerusalem. Taking the reader verse-by-verse through the book of Nehemiah, ... The Passionate Mom

Sheena's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/1 Shirley Rempel wrote: Being a mom is the one thing I wanted for many years, and due to fertility issues, something I never thought would happen to me. However, knowing that God was in control of my life, I gave my desires to him and in 2006 and 2008, my husband and I were blessed beyond measure with two beautiful little girls. ... Fantastic Read!

Shirley's Rating:

5 Stars