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Happy Halloween!

I hope one of your treats is a new book!

The 10 Myths of Teen Dating: Truths Your Daughter Needs to Know to Date Smart, Avoid Disaster, and Protest Her Future

This research based book about dating is a must read for parents.  It provides a terrific support to help parents guide their daughters through the potentially treacherous waters of teen dating.  Truth be told, a lot of the wisdom provided in the text is really good information about developing and building healthy relationships in general.  […]

Choose and Choose Again: The Brave Act of Returning to God’s Love – J. Kevin Butcher

Choose and Choose Again takes you on a powerful journey via a series of short stories that highlight the tremendous healing power of God’s love.  J. Kevin Butcher is the Pastor of Hope Community Church in Detroit.  His writing is highly engaging and provides hope and encouragement.  This one is a winner!

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Love Unending: Rediscovering Your Marriage in the Midst of Motherhood – Becky Thompson

Becky Thompson is a popular “mommy blogger” and author.  Her latest book focuses on balancing the responsibilities of motherhood and marriage.  Each chapter of Unending Love opens with a scripture and then provides a related story and closes with a challenge and a reflection section. This book provides great insights related to the importance of […]

Girl Talk: 52 Weekly Devotions – Lois Walfrid Johnson

Girl Talk is a terrific weekly devotional that is targeted to middle school girls.  Each section includes a Bible passage and a story and then questions for further thought that are divided up so that each day one has a question or two to think about and answer.  There is ample space within the book […]

Way Back Wednesday ~ Crenshaw – Katherine Applegate

Living in Texas with a fourth grader who loves to read, The Texas Bluebonnet Award program is a big deal at our house.  Students in grades 3-6 across the state read nominated books and get to vote for the winner.  Our daughter is delighting in reading all of the nominated books this year.  One of […]

Blogging Holiday

No school for our little lady today…Looking forward to a terrific day with her!  My next new post will be Wednesday, October 12th.

Melissa Spoelstra’s Total Family Makeover Family Fun Night Giveaway

Begin to build your family discipleship and become the key disciple-makers in your children’s lives with Melissa Spoelstra’s new book, Total Family Makeover. Disciples are made, not born. Whether your children are babes in arms or teenagers getting ready to leave the nest, making disciples at home starts with you! Give your family a makeover with […]

All is Bright: A Devotional Journey to Color Your Way to Christmas – Nancy Guthrie

All is Bright is a gem for the holiday season.  It is a devotional coloring book that includes family activities, conversations starters, and even bonus coloring pages that would be perfect for younger family members.  Our family is looking forward to using this devotional this year!

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Total Family Makeover: 8 Practical Steps to Making Disciples at Home – Melissa Spoelstra

Total Family Makeover provides direction and insight on how to be an effective disciple-maker in your child’s life.  Filled with practical advice and supported by scripture as well as family activities, this one is a winner.  Total Family Makeover would make a great text for a small group study.

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