You know that feeling when you aren’t expecting to like something and then you are pleasantly surprised? Yeah, that happened. It was a good thing. I got Jenny Simmons book, The Road to Becoming and thought, “What can a thirty-something-mother-of-one teach me about becoming?” Yes, I was that judgemental and I am happy to say […]
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I’m thinking that just maybe God is trying to tell me something! It seems like all the books that come to me for review are joining together to form a whole pictures of things I need to know. Once again, one of the books I’m reviewing slides right into this disappointment discussion. This one is […]
You might be thinking, “What is a book review doing in the middle of a series on disappointment and desire?” And I will tell you, “Because it perfectly illustrates the point of this whole thing!” Bathsheba, Angela Hunt is a telling of the well-known story of David’s indiscretions perpetrated on Bathsheba. I love Hunt’s writing […]
The good people at Graf-Martin Communications sent me to the movies the other day! I hadn’t heard of ’90 Minutes in Heaven’ but my husband had read the book and was quite excited to accompany me. 90 Minutes in Heaven is the New York Times bestseller and inspiring true story of Don Piper’s death, time in […]
This blog is going to be a busy place for the next while so be prepared!! I’m excited about what’s coming up so I hope you are too! Today I want to tell you about a book I just finished reading, supplied by the good people at Graf-Martin Communications and Baker Book House. I love […]
It’s late at night and I should probably be going to bed. But late at night is the time when I usually get to read and this book will definitely keep you up into the ‘wee sma’s’. Trial Run by Thomas Locke (aka Davis Bunn) is a sci-fi thriller with some quantum theory thrown in […]
One of the great things about road trips is that if you aren’t driving you have plenty of time to sit there and read! Since I had received happy mail just a week prior to us leaving for BC I had plenty of reading material! I have two books to recommend to you. In Good […]
I am trying to take more time to read this summer. Switch my gaze from a screen to paper. A lot of my friends read on their devices but for me there is something wonderful about a physical book to hold in my hands. I kinda love it. I am thankful for the relationship that […]
I had to read this one. The title alone pulled me in, then of course, there were the beautiful daisies on the front cover and the beautiful authors that make up this compilation, some of my favourite writers. The Beauty of Grace – stories of God’s love from today’s most popular writers by Dawn Camp. […]
Rahab is a woman who captures our imagination. How did she end up as a prostitute with such courage and bravery so as to hide Israelite spies and risk her life for them? Not only that, she forsakes her country, her gods and her entire way of life in order to live with them after […]
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