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Settle My Soul: 100 Quiet Moments to Meet with Jesus – Ehman and Schwenk

Settle My Soul is a lovely devotional filled with encouragement. It includes one hundred short devotionals that include a verse from scripture, a devotional reading, a short prayer, and a journaling prompt with room within the book for your response to the prompt. This devotional would be a wonderful Mother’s Day gift.

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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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More for Mom: Living Your Whole and Holy Life

More for Mom: Living Your Whole and Holy Life is an uplifting and encouraging read. Kristin Funston does an exceptional job of discussing motherhood thru the lens of scripture. This is a great book for a new mom, but it is also a valuable resource for more experienced moms.

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Parenting Beyond the Rules: Raising Teens with Confidence and Joy – Connie Albers

Parenting Beyond the Rules is an encouraging and inspiring book that focuses on how to continue to have a strong relationship with your child as he/she moves into the teen years. Rather than viewing the teen years as something to dread and simply try to get through, Parenting Beyond the Rules presents these years as […]

Eat Live Thrive Diet: A Lifestyle Plan to Rev Up Your Midlife Metabolism – Danna Demetre and Robyn Thomson

The Eat Live Thrive Diet is a plan that presents a three phase nutrition journey. The book starts with how to jump starting weight loss and then provides details on how to investigate for food allergies and sensitives. The final phase focuses on creating a life long nutrition plan. There was not really any “new” […]

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.


Let’s All Make the Day Count – Charlie Daniels

Let’s All Make the Day Count is a devotional book written by music legend Charlie Daniels. It contains one hundred short, uplifting stories. Each story is coupled with a Bible verse and closes with pithy take away statement.

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Grit and Grace: Devotions for Warrior Moms – Suzanne Hadley Gosselin and Gretta Kennedy

Grit and Grace is a ninety day devotional that provides encouragement for mothers. The book is filled with short highly relatable devotions that are coupled with a scripture and a prayer. This book would make a lovely gift for a new mom.

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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 Ministry of Ordinary Places: Waking Up to God’s Goodness Around You – Shannan Martin

The Ministry of Ordinary Places is a beautifully written call to action. We don’t have to travel to far off lands to show God’s love to others. We have the opportunity every day in the lives we are living. The Ministry of Ordinary Places is a wonderful reminder of the impact and influence each one […]