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Happy Dreamer – Peter H. Reynolds

See larger image Happy Dreamer Peter H. Reynolds is a favorite author, and his new book Happy Dreamer is a delight.  This sweet tale reminds the reader that dreams are meant to be pursued not put on the back burner until the “right time”.  Many a reader will relate to the struggle of being […]

Stepping on Cheerios: Finding God in the Chaos and Clutter of Life – Betty Singleton Snyder

See larger image Stepping on Cheerios: Finding God in the Chaos and Clutter of Life Stepping on Cheerios: Finding God in the Chaos and Clutter of Life is written in a very conversational tone and includes a variety of popular cultural references.  The book provides a good reminder about keeping things in perspective and […]

NKJV – The Woman’s Study Bible

See larger image The NKJV, Woman’s Study Bible, Cloth over Board, Pink Floral, Full-Color, Indexed: Receiving God’s Truth for Balance, Hope, and Transformation The Woman’s Study Bible is a beautiful volume that is specifically geared toward women.  It is a true study Bible and includes many maps, charts, and study notes.  I particularly enjoyed […]

Brave is the New Beautiful: Finding the Courage to Be the Real You – Lee Wolfe Blum

See larger image Brave Is the New Beautiful: Finding the Courage to Be the Real You Brave is the New Beautiful is a little gem that is filled with stories of brave women which will inspire you and make you think.  Each story is a small sub-section of the book and is followed by […]

The Joy of Letting Go: Releasing Your Teen into Real Life in the Big World – Vicki Caruana

See larger image The Joy of Letting Go: Releasing Your Teen into Real Life in the Big World The Joy of Letting Go: Releasing Your Teen into Real Life in the Big World is a weekly devotional.  Inspirational readings and quotes encourage the reader to understand that the goal of parenting should be to […]

How to Pack: Travel Smart for Any Trip – Hitha Palepu

See larger image How to Pack: Travel Smart for Any Trip How to Pack: Travel Smart for Any Trip is a cute little volume that resembles a fancy piece of luggage. If you feel like you truly struggle with how to effectively pack when you travel, this book may be the answer.  It provides […]

The Beautiful Word Devotional: Bringing the Goodness of Scripture to Life in Your Heart

See larger image The Beautiful Word Devotional: Bringing the Goodness of Scripture to Life in Your Heart The Beautiful Word Devotional truly is beautiful.  It features a one page devotional for each day of the year which includes scripture, insights, and a short prayer.  Each two page spread features an illustrated Bible verse and […]

Pax – Sara Pennypacker

See larger image Pax I had seen this book on a number of “best books of the year” lists and decided to pick it up at the library for our daughter.  I am so glad I did!  Pax is a wilderness adventure story and so much more.  Told from alternating points of view, seven […]

Chasing Famous: Living the Life You’ve Always Auditioned For – Lisa Lloyd

See larger image Chasing Famous: Living the Life You’ve Always Auditioned For Chasing Famous: Living the Life You’ve Always Auditioned For focuses on exploring the roles we play in our own lives.  Biblical insights and thought questions help make this book a great text for study and reflection.  Although an easy read, I found […]

Abandoned Faith: Why Millennials Are Walking Away and How You Can Lead Them Home – Alex McFarland and Jason Jimenez

See larger image Abandoned Faith: Why Millennials Are Walking Away and How You Can Lead Them Home Abandoned Faith is targeted to parents of children 18-34 and pastoral leaders.  The book explores better understanding of the younger generation and strengthening relationships with them.  Although interesting at points, there seemed to be quite a bit […]