Good morning! I have some thoughts on my mind that I'd like to share. These come from the new 'Inscribe the Word' plan that I've been following this month. The theme is Sabbath Rest. It's only the 6th, and I'm already so challenged. What does it really mean to keep the Sabbath Day holy? Why… Continue reading What does it mean to “Keep the Sabbath holy”?
Under the Magnolias by T.I. Lowe This book is absolutely amazing. Very raw, filled with authenticity, and so realistic.This is the first book I’ve read by this author but it definitely won’t be my last!Set in the 80s, this is the story of young Austin Foster and her family. After her mom dies in childbirth,… Continue reading Book Review – Under the Magnolias
Welcome to a blog tour for Spouse in the House by Cynthia Ruchti & Becky Melby (be sure and keep reading to the very end for a book giveaway!) When Quality Time Becomes All of the Time Cynthia Ruchti and Becky Melby offer couples a guide to making room for each other Grand Rapids, MI… Continue reading Blog Tour – Spouse in the House
Welcome to the Blog Tour for Help, I'm Drowning by Sally Clarkson, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! ABOUT THE BOOK Title: Help, I'm Drowning Author: Sally Clarkson Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Release Date: September 14, 2021 Genre: Christian Women's Spiritual Growth Life is filled with unexpected storms that take you by surprise. In these storms… Continue reading Book Review – Help, I’m Drowning
Hey! If you're here, reading this post, welcome! This is to remind myself that....way back, yes! I used to do posts featuring books I hoped to read and review in the near future. Alas, this blog is mostly on the back burner...posts get kind of dashed off, when I need to post book reviews. Otherwise,… Continue reading Upcoming books posts- yay or nay
It's Monday! Today, I've got cookies on my mind, so I decided I might as well do a post about them... One of my all-time favorite things to eat is a really good chocolate chip cookie. Not just any cookie will do. No, it must be baked just right, ooey, gooey, in the middle, loaded… Continue reading The Quest for the Perfect Cookie
Good morning! Welcome! I'm wondering why you're here, reading this blog... In about the past year, I've mostly limited my posts here to blogging about Christian books. Mostly fiction, with a few nonfiction thrown in occasionally. In the past, I'd tried to do more blogging about various other things, and that is still indicated up… Continue reading Why follow blogs?
Facing the Dawn by Cynthia Ruchti About the book While her humanitarian husband Liam has been digging wells in Africa, Mara Jacobs has been struggling. She knows she's supposed to feel a warm glow that her husband is nine time zones away, caring for widows and orphans. But the reality is that she is exhausted,… Continue reading Book Review – Facing the Dawn
See Through Marriage by Ryan and Selena Frederick Marriage is all about sharing: sharing space, sharing joys and sorrows, sharing hopes and dreams. Yet we often hold back a part of ourselves because we fear that being wholly transparent--about our past, our desires, our failures, our faults--will bring judgment, rejection, or even just unwanted friction… Continue reading Book Review – See Through Marriage
Today I'm going to share a bit about a book that sounds intriguing to me... Honest Answers - Exploring God Questions with Your Tween by Janelle Alberts and Ingrid Faro Somewhere between "Jesus Loves Me" and high school cynicism, the childlike acceptance of pat answers about faith is lost--often forever. But while many parents find… Continue reading Book Spotlight – Honest Answers