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Raising Successful Teens: How to Help Your Child Honor God and Live Wisely – Jeffrey Dean

Jeffrey Dean has a new book! Raising Successful Teens provides biblically based insights and practical advice for parents of teens. This book specifically focuses on the challenges of growing up in a world driven by the internet and social media and how parents can provide direction and support. This one is a winner!

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The Marvelous Adventures of Gwendolyn Gray

Today our daughter is serving as a special guest blogger!

I really enjoy reading, and one of my favorite books is The Marvelous Adventures of Gwendolyn Gray. Filled with fun plot twists, this book keeps you at the edge of your seat. I love the fact that this book celebrates the power of a girl’s […]

Way Back Wednesday – First Day of School

Today is our daughter’s first day of middle school, and the message of The Dot seemed the perfect way to start the year. Looking forward to a great one!

The Dot is perhaps my favorite picture book of all time. The Dot introduces us to Vashti a little girl who is not very eager […]

The Book of Comforts: Genuine Encouragement for Hard Times – Faires, Faires, Wernet, and Wilder

The Book of Comforts is a very special book. Whether you use it for short daily readings or simply read it, the power of God’s promises are beautifully shared. This book would make a wonderful gift for a family member or friend who is dealing with difficulties.

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Finish First: Winning Changes Everything – Scott Hamilton

Finishing First focuses on the importance of not being afraid to fail. It actually details why it is so important to fail…So you can learn how to pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and try again. Written in a conversational tone, Hamilton’s book is a quick enjoyable read that packs a strong punch of wisdom.


The Library Book – Susan Orlean

The Library Book is a fascinating book. It details the terrible fire that consumed the Central Branch of Los Angeles Public Library in 1986, but it also serves as a love letter to libraries. It introduces the reader to a variety of different librarians from the past to the present and provides insight regarding how […]

The Better Mom Devotional: Shaping Our Hearts as We Shape Our Homes – Ruth Schwenk

Popular blogger Ruth Schwenk has just released a new devotional. No matter what stage of motherhood you may find yourself, this devotional is a wonderfully uplifting and encouraging resource. Each devotion includes scripture, a short narrative, a prayer, and a couple of questions for further thought and reflection. This one is a winner!

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365 Devotions for a Thankful Heart – Zondervan

365 Devotions for a Thankful Heart is a lovely little book that provides an encouraging and uplifting devotional for each and every day of the year. Each entry includes a Bible verse, a short reading, and a closing prayer. This little gem would make a lovely Christmas gift!

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A Light So Lovely: The Spiritual Legacy of Madeleine L’Engle – Sarah Arthur

A Wrinkle in Time captured my imagination as a child and was a favorite. As a result, I was very eager to read this book. It did not disappoint! Although the author does include quite a bit of biographical information about Madeleine L’Engle, the primary focus of the book is detailing the powerful impact and […]

Dear Girl, – Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Dear Girl, is truly a delight. It is a terrific reminder for every girl, no matter what her age, of her worth and her potential. I really liked this one a lot!

Title: Dear Girl, Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Paris Rosenthal, Genre: Juvenile Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins Release Date: December 26, 2017 Pages: 40