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The First Christmas Ever

The First Christmas Ever

On 9/27 MilkDonorMama wrote: The First Christmas Ever, with illustrations by Dennis Jones, is a short story for young children about the birth of Jesus.This is a very short book and only takes a few minutes to read. The illustrations are nicely done and feature all the animals from the Biblical story. There isn't really any interpretation ... Book Review: The First Christmas Ever

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5 Stars

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Moses Leads the People

Moses Leads the People

On 9/18 MilkDonorMama wrote: Moses Leads the People with pictures by David Miles is part of the I Can Read Adventure Bible Series and is a level 2 reader.Although this is the same story about Moses we all grew up hearing, it is done in a very child-friendly way. Some Biblical stories can sound downright scary when you're a child, ... Book Review: Moses Leads the People

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4 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears Blessed are the Peacemakers

The Berenstain Bears Blessed are the Peacemakers

On 9/13 MilkDonorMama wrote: Bearenstain Bears: Blessed Are the Peacemakers by Mike Berenstain is a children's book that teaches the lesson of bringing people together. The story takes place at a school playground and includes a snippet of Romeo & Juliet.The illustrations are the same as what you'd be used to from other books ... Book Review: Berenstain Bears Blessed Are the Peacemakers

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4 Stars

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God’s Great Creation

God’s Great Creation

On 8/31 MilkDonorMama wrote: God's Great Creation is a level 2 reader in the adventure Bible series. It is a retelling of Genesis when God created the world.This book is very kid-friendly and would be appropriate for children ages 4 to 7. It would be a good addition to the library of a Sunday school or Christian school classroom ... Book Review: God's Great Creation

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4 Stars

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Goodnight, Ark

Goodnight, Ark

On 8/20 MilkDonorMama wrote: Goodnight, Ark written by Laura Sassi and illustrated by Jane Chapman is a children's book about the story of Noah's ark. While this story has been told in many ways, this offers a few changes from the usual story.I like that the animals were scared during the rain and thunder and came to the room of ... Book Review: Goodnight, Ark

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3 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way

The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way

On 8/4 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Berenstain Bears: God Shows the Way by Stan & Jan Berenstain includes three books within one cover. These are the favorite bears that you'll remember from your own childhood.The illustrations are just what I remembered. Each story includes an important moral lesson although these three stories ... Book Review: God Shows the Way

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5 Stars

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Jesus

Jesus

On 7/26 MilkDonorMama wrote: Get to Know Jesus by Nancy Sanders is part of the series of getting to now biblical characters. It's a well thought out biography of Jesus that uses color photos of images of artwork of Jesus as well as maps, images of household items, facts and other pertinent information of the times.This book includes ... Book Review: Get to Know Jesus

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5 Stars

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Jonah and the Great Big Fish

Jonah and the Great Big Fish

On 7/17 MilkDonorMama wrote: Jonah and the Great Big Fish by Rhonda Gowler Greene is a children's hardcover book about the story of Jonah and the whale. I could hardly pry the book out of my 19 month old daughter's hands to do the review!The illustrations in the book are engaging and that's what drew my little one right in. She ... Book Review: Jonah and the Great Big Fish

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5 Stars

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Mary

Mary

On 7/13 MilkDonorMama wrote: Get to Know Mary: A Full-color Biography for Kids by Nancy I. Sanders offers a way for kids to get to learn about this very important mother and woman in history.What I liked the most about the content of the book was that it wasn't sensational and that it was fairly realistic about the times. There ... Book Review: Get to Know Mary

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4 Stars

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The 21-Day Financial Fast

The 21-Day Financial Fast

On 7/1 MilkDonorMama wrote: The 21 Day Financial Fast by Michelle Singletary is financial guidance based on conservative Christian principles. There's no way to ignore that every bit of advice is intertwined with the Bible. While that's one way to approach the topic, you wouldn't realize it by looking at the back cover's description. ... Book Review: The 21 Day Financial Fast

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2 Stars

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The Extravagant Fool

The Extravagant Fool

On 6/28 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Extravagant Fool: A Faith Journey that Begins Where Common Sense Ends by Kevin Adams offers the story of a man who struck it rich through entrepreneurship and hard work and then lost it all during the financial crisis of 2008-09.The extremity of his story is hard to believe. That someone could go ... Book Review: The Extravagant Fool

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2 Stars

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Daughters in Danger

Daughters in Danger

On 2/1 MilkDonorMama wrote: Daughters in Danger: Helping Our Girls Thrive in Today's Culture by Elayne Bennett explains the threats that girls face from today's culture. These threats include peer pressure, sexualization, body image, bullying, substance abuse, violence and more.The book describes groups that are typically blamed ... Book Review: Daughters in Danger

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4 Stars

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Say Goodbye to Survival Mode

Say Goodbye to Survival Mode

On 1/19 MilkDonorMama wrote: Say Goodbye to Survival Mode: 9 Simple Strategies to Stress Less, Sleep More, and Restore Your Passion for Life by Crystal Paine is truly a godsend of a book.I was actually quoted in Paine's first book so of course I had to be certain to read her second!This book is about Paine's struggle with being ... Book Review: Say Goodbye to Survival Mode

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5 Stars

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Happy Wives Club

Happy Wives Club

On 1/10 MilkDonorMama wrote: Happy Wives Club: One Woman's Worldwide Search for the Secrets of a Great Marriage by Fawn Weaver features interviews with women across six continents about what it takes to have a loving and long lasting marriage.This book is truly inspiring as it shows women and couples who have gone through just about ... Book Review: Happy Wives Club

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The Happiest Life

The Happiest Life

On 12/31 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Happiest Life: Seven Gifts, Seven Givers and the Secret to Genuine Success by Hugh Hewitt is about the seven enduring gifts that anyone can give. You don't have to be rich, famous or well educate to give these gifts, but what you do have to be is a person who wants to give. The gifts are encouragement, ... Book Review: The Happiest Life

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4 Stars

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Lean Body, Fat Wallet

Lean Body, Fat Wallet

On 12/11 MilkDonorMama wrote: Lean Body, Fat Wallet: Discover the Powerful Connection to Help You Lose Weight, Dump Debt, and Save Money by Ellie Kay and Danna Demetre connects the two seemingly unrelated issues of overweight and over-spending. It makes sense to me. When a person is unsatisfied, they consume to excess. That ... Book Review: Lean Body, Fat Wallet

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3 Stars

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Humility

Humility

On 11/24 MilkDonorMama wrote: Humility: An unlikely biography of America's greatest virtue by David J. Bobb compares the humility that America's earliest leaders had and why this character trait is needed now more than ever. The author argues that humility is perhaps one of the best character traits that a person or a nation can ... Book Review: Humility

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5 Stars

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Adventure Bible Handbook

Adventure Bible Handbook

On 10/23 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Adventure Bible Handbook: A Wild Ride Through the Bible by David Frees fills a void in the Christian middle grades age group. Written in a comic strip format, this book presents Bible stories at a reading level and in a way that appeals to kids aged about 8 to 12.Like most kids, I think older kids ... Book Review: Adventure Bible Handbook

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Peace on Earth

Peace on Earth

On 10/17 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Mary Engelbreit Christmas Collection offers favorite lyrics and bible stories related to the Christmas season. There are also quotes about Christmas. But, those familiar with the author will be most touched by the colorful illustrations.I first became familiar with the author through her many cross ... Book Review: Mary Engelbreit Christmas Collection

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3 Stars

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The Total Money Makeover: Classic Edition

The Total Money Makeover: Classic Edition

On 10/9 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey is the go-to Christian advice book on finances. Besides the actual Bible, The Total Money Makeover is the financial literacy bible that many Christians follow. I've had my share of debt in my life. I had undergraduate and graduate subsidized student loans. I also ... Book Review: The Total Money Makeover

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3 Stars

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Women Living Well

Women Living Well

On 9/27 MilkDonorMama wrote: Women Living Well: Finding Your Joy in God, Your Man, Your Kids, and Your Home by Courtney Joseph could have also been written by a member of an Islamic extremist group. I was pretty much lost after she said she deleted all of the male "friends" off her Facebook page because they could lead her into ... Book Review: Women Living Well

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1 Stars

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Encouragement for Today

Encouragement for Today

On 9/11 MilkDonorMama wrote: Encouragement for Today by Renee Swope, Lysa TerKeurst, Smantha Evilsizer and the Proverbs 31 team offers daily devotions for women.What I liked most about the book was the personal stories it contained from each of the authors' lives. Each daily devotion includes that plus scripture, and actions to ... Book Review: Encouragement for Today

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5 Stars

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The Beauty of Broken

The Beauty of Broken

On 9/1 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Beauty of Broken: My Story, and Likely Yours Too by Elisa Morgan explores how there is no such thing as perfection, especially when it comes to our families.This book takes the perspective of a family with children, and a parent's fear of their child failing or just not making it as far in life as ... Book Review: The Beauty of Broken

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4 Stars

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Why Did I Lose My Job If God Loves Me?

Why Did I Lose My Job If God Loves Me?

On 8/14 MilkDonorMama wrote: Why Did I Lose My Job if God Loves Me? Help and Hope During Career Transition by Rick J. Pritikin is a short inspirational book based on scripture.There are few people who have never experienced an unexpected job loss. I had this happen to me while I was in grad school. I was working in a research lab ... Book Review: Why Did I Lose My Job?

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Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

On 8/2 MilkDonorMama wrote: Jesus, My Father, the CIA and Me: A memoir... of sorts by Ian Morgon Cron is about a man and his father- both the biological father and the spiritual Father. The man's life is filled with contradictions yet the story is something that is hard to put down.As a story of his childhood, this memoir takes ... Book Review: Jesus, My Father, the CIA and Me

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4 Stars

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Open

Open

On 7/21 MilkDonorMama wrote: Open: What Happens When You Get Real, Get Honest and Get Accountable by Craig Gross offers a road map to open communication and courage. This book is for both men and women seeking to find more joy in life.In today's culture, many people lack close social relationships that provide the nurturing, support ... Book Review: Open

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4 Stars

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Runaway Emotions

Runaway Emotions

On 7/13 MilkDonorMama wrote: Runaway Emotions by Jeff Schreve explores why we feel the way we do and what God wants us to do about it.This book is written as a series of sermons, which put me off. It feels preachy because it is preachy. The personal stories are the real highlight of the book. We all have periods of strong emotions ... Book Review: Runaway Emotions

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3 Stars

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Clean

Clean

On 6/28 MilkDonorMama wrote: Clean: A Proven Plan for Men Committed to Sexual Integrity by Douglas Weiss, PhD is a self help manual on how men can avoid sexual addiction.This book uses a combined approach of Biblicalism alongside psychology. The avoidance of sexual temptation requires the channeling of energy into other more productive ... Book Review: Clean

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2 Stars

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Is College Worth It?

Is College Worth It?

On 6/20 MilkDonorMama wrote: (I've had this review lingering for many days and need to get it posted)Is College Worth It? By Dr. William J. Bennett and David Wilezol explores whether college should continue to be sought after as the only "real" choice for post high school education. As a parent, beginning even before your baby has ... Book Review: Is College Worth It?

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4 Stars

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I Call Shotgun

I Call Shotgun

On 5/26 MilkDonorMama wrote: I Call Shotgun: Lessons from Dad for Navigating the Roads of Life by Tommy Newberry is a book for fathers who want to raise their sons to follow in God's path.Each chapter has a virtue or behavior or issue that is important for a man to be a good leader. From self responsibility to appreciating what ... Book Review: I Call Shotgun: Lessons from Dad for Navigating the Roads of Life

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3 Stars

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Prayer Warrior Mom

Prayer Warrior Mom

On 4/29 MilkDonorMama wrote: Prayer Warrior Mom: Covering your kids with God's blessings and protection by Marla Alupoaicei is a book for moms of all ages who want to pray for their children. Each of the 15 chapters contains prayers, scripture, discussion questions for study groups or individual pondering and personal stories from ... Book Review: Prayer Warrior Mom

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5 Stars

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The Christian Mama's Guide to Having a Baby

The Christian Mama's Guide to Having a Baby

On 4/19 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Christian Mama's Guide to Having a Baby by Erin MacPherson offers expert and wise advice about pregnancy for soon to be moms as well as dads.This book's advice is based on Biblical principles that helps the parents to be become closer to God as they await the arrival of their baby. Instead of being ... Book Review: The Christian Mama's Guide to Having a Baby

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4 Stars

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The Christian Mama's Guide to Parenting a Toddler

The Christian Mama's Guide to Parenting a Toddler

On 4/10 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Christian Mama's Guide to Parenting a Toddler: Everything You Need to Know to Survive (and Love) Your Child's Terrible Twos, by Erin MacPherson, offers Godly advice on helping your toddler navigate through this turbulent year while staying sane yourself.The terrible twos challenge even the most patient ... Book Review: The Christian Mama's Guide to Parenting a Toddler

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5 Stars

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The Christian Mama's Guide to the Grade School Years

The Christian Mama's Guide to the Grade School Years

On 4/2 MilkDonorMama wrote: Christian Mama's Guide to the Grade School Years by Erin MacPherson continues this series of Christian Mama's guides.This book focuses on kids who have become school aged, and raising them up in a way that honors God and feeds their spirits. There seems to be more of a focus on Christianity in this book ... Book Review: Christian Mama's Guide to the Grade School Years

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3 Stars

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The Christian Mama's Guide to Baby's First Year

The Christian Mama's Guide to Baby's First Year

On 3/25 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Christian Mama's Guide to Baby's First Year by Erin MacPherson offers tips and advice for the new mom to get through those difficult months with a new baby.This book covers everything from postpartum healing to nursing, bottle feeding, sleep issues, diapers, gear, getting the best results from each ... Book Review: The Christian Mama's Guide to Baby's First Year

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5 Stars

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Persecuted

Persecuted

On 3/17 MilkDonorMama wrote: Persecuted: The Global Assault on Christians by Paul Marshall, Lela Gilbert and Nina Shea offers a glimpse into what it means to be a Christian in nations around the world that do not have the same religious freedoms that we Americans have come to enjoy.Other than what I hear on the news during protests ... Book Review: Persecuted

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5 Stars

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Love No Matter What

Love No Matter What

On 3/1 MilkDonorMama wrote: Love No Matter What: When Your Kids Make Decisions You Don't Agree With by Brenda Garrison is an essential book for parents and kids of all ages. While the decisions considered are mostly "grown up" types of decisions, I think this book is good for parents of even youngsters like I have, as my six year ... Book Review: Love No Matter What

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Intentional Parenting

Intentional Parenting

On 2/24 MilkDonorMama wrote: Intentional Parenting: Autopilot Is for Planes by Sissy Goff, David Thomas and Melissa Trevathan is a book that offers Christian advice for the parent who doesn't find the expertise of psychologists and other so called parenting experts to be the best type of advice for their family.Instead of doing ... Book Review: Intentional Parenting

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5 Stars

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She Speaks

She Speaks

On 2/17 MilkDonorMama wrote: She Speaks: Wisdom from the Women of the Bible to the Modern Black Woman by Michele Clark Jenkins  offers guidance for the African American woman based on the love of God for Jesus and us all.This book takes the women of both the new and the old testaments and shows how God elevated these women ... Book Review: She Speaks

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Heaven's Lessons

Heaven's Lessons

On 2/6 MilkDonorMama wrote: Heaven's Lessons by Steve Sjogren is a man's story of what happened to him during and after he "died" on the operating table during a gallbladder surgery.Many people, including myself, wonder what death will be like- the actual moment of that transition. He explains his journey into heaven where he felt ... Book Review: Heaven's Lessons

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Next Door Savior

Next Door Savior

On 1/25 MilkDonorMama wrote: Next Door Savior: Close Enough to Touch, Strong Enough to Trust by Max Lucado is a devotional book written to remind us that Jesus is as close to us as a next door neighbor but has the spiritual and emotional strength that is much more than what a man can offer.In this book, we look at Jesus' life as ... Book Review: Next Door Savior

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3 Stars

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20,000 Days and Counting

20,000 Days and Counting

On 1/12 MilkDonorMama wrote: 20,000 Days and Counting: The Crash Course for Mastering Your Life Right Now by Robert D. Smith is filled with ideas on how to lead a more productive life on the basis of Biblical principles.The book is not preachy yet gives so many good examples on wise use of time and productivity in the hours and ... Book Review: 20,000 Days

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5 Stars

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The 5 Money Personalities

The 5 Money Personalities

On 12/29 MilkDonorMama wrote: The 5 Money Personalities by Scott and Bethany Palmer is written for married couples to get on the same language when it comes to financial matters.We all have different attitudes about the stewardship of money and many problems within marriage come from differences in our behaviors and attitudes about ... Book Review: The 5 Money Personalities

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5 Stars

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The Fantasy Fallacy

The Fantasy Fallacy

On 12/14 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Fantasy Fallacy: Exposing the Deeper Meaning Behind Sexual Thoughts by Shannon Ethridge is a response to the Fifty Shades of Grey phenomenon of which I cannot exactly relate to, because I haven't read it.I'm not a fan of fiction let alone fantasy fiction, so this book probably would have made a lot ... Book Review: The Fantasy Fallacy

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4 Stars

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Rudy

Rudy

On 12/4 MilkDonorMama wrote: Rudy: My Story, by Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger with Mark Dagostino takes the reader behind the scenes of the blockbuster film "Rudy" and into his story of being an underdog and how his patience and perseverance lead him to inspire others.Having seen the film almost 20 years ago, I was already familiar with ... Book Review: Rudy: My Story

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The Purpose Driven Life

The Purpose Driven Life

On 11/25 MilkDonorMama wrote: What on Earth Am I Here For? The Purpose Driven Life expanded edition by Rick Warren is an updated version of the devotional classic.With 40 short chapters, the idea is to read one chapter each day in your journey to discover your purpose on Earth. Each chapter includes questions for the reader to consider ... Book Review: What on Earth Am I Here For?

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4 Stars

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Yours Is the Day, Lord, Yours Is the Night

Yours Is the Day, Lord, Yours Is the Night

On 11/22 MilkDonorMama wrote: Yours Is the Day, Lord, Yours Is the Night by Jeanie & David Gushee is a morning and evening prayer book that helps the reader in framing prayers and devotions each day of the year.Each of the prayers in the book is particular for the day of the year and the season of year as well as the liturgical ... Book Review: Yours Is The Day, Lord

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4 Stars

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The Searchers

The Searchers

On 11/10 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Searchers: A Quest for Faith in the Valley of Doubt by Joseph Laconte is a book about what it is to be a human based on spiritual grounds.This study of spiritual matters is a little different from most spiritual thought and culture books in that it takes into account current human culture, media ... Book Review: The Searchers

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Lifted by Angels

Lifted by Angels

On 11/2 MilkDonorMama wrote: Lifted By Angels, by Joel J. Miller jumps deep into the myths, culture and history of angels. Having been raised Catholic, I heard quite a bit in church about angels but never really understood who they were, only that they were special messengers sent by God.In this book, the uneducated like myself ... Book Review: Lifted By Angels

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When Your Parent Becomes Your Child

When Your Parent Becomes Your Child

On 10/24 MilkDonorMama wrote: When Your Parent Becomes Your Child: A Journey of Faith Through My Mother's Dementia by  Ken Abraham is the story of the author's experience in dealing with his mother's Alzheimer's disease.This book struck a nerve with me, as if my parents were to develop this disorder, there is just me to take ... Book Review: When Your Parent Becomes Your Child

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Everything

Everything

On 10/14 MilkDonorMama wrote: Everything: what you give and what you gain to become like Jesus, by Mary DeMuth is a personal account of a woman's journey who is struggling to surrender to God's love.The author is clearly personally invested in this book as sharing her story has had to be not only difficult but courageous and inspirational ... Book Review: Everything

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Dear Deb

Dear Deb

On 9/30 MilkDonorMama wrote: Dear Deb: A woman with cancer, a friend with secrets adn the letters that became their miracle by Margaret Terry is a tribute to friendship and faith that stands strong even during the most difficult of experiences.This book shows how God is continually at work in our lives even when we wonder why certain ... Book Review: Dear Deb

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5 Stars

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Men of Sunday

Men of Sunday

On 9/14 MilkDonorMama wrote: Men of Sunday: How Faith Guides the Players, Coaches, and Wives of the NFL by Curtis Eichelberger describes the role of faith and belief in God in the NFL organization. In this book, Eichelberger uses the real life stories of NFL players to explain how complex and life altering issues such as drug ... Book Review: Men of Sunday

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Neighbors and Wise Men

Neighbors and Wise Men

On 9/5 MilkDonorMama wrote: Neighbors and Wise Men: Sacred Encounters in a Portland Pub and Other Unexpected Places by Tony Kriz is a book about finding Jesus in all of the people that we encounter on a daily basis. Whether you know the person or not is irrelevant; for God sends us messengers as His will be done.I found the stories ... Book Review: Neighbors and Wise Men

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52 Little Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life

52 Little Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life

On 8/27 MilkDonorMama wrote: 52 Little Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life by Bob Welch dissects the movie to bring the reader reminders that our lives can change for the better or worse and how life's most important work are those things that we probably never intended on doing.This book combines a little bit of nostalgia with spirituality, ... Book Review: 52 Little Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life

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Wisdom Meets Passion

Wisdom Meets Passion

On 8/20 MilkDonorMama wrote: Wisdom Meets Passion: When Generations Collide and Collaborate by Dan Miller and Jared Angaza combines the wisdom of the Greatest Generation with the passion of today's 20-somethings in a book filled with advice for the person who is looking to live their life with more authenticity, courage and faith.If ... Book Review: Wisdom Meets Passion

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Cruel Harvest

Cruel Harvest

On 8/12 MilkDonorMama wrote: Cruel Harvest by Fran Elizabeth Grubb with Bryan Reardon is a memoir that deals with some of the most difficult things a woman can go through in her young life. Physical, sexual and emotional abuse and the fear that they cause are the underlying story in this book about faith.This young girl belonged ... Book Review: Cruel Harvest

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The MoneySmart Family System

The MoneySmart Family System

On 8/4 MilkDonorMama wrote: The MoneySmart Family System by Steve and Annette Economides ("America's Cheapest Family" helps parents raise their kids to be smart money managers and have a good attitude about budgeting, saving and earning money.This book covers children of all age groups, from the littlest ones who want a new toy ... Book Review: The MoneySmart Family System

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Tough Guys and Drama Queens

Tough Guys and Drama Queens

On 7/30 MilkDonorMama wrote: Tough Guys and Drama Queens: How Not to Get Blindsided by Your Child's Teen Years by Mark Gregston is for parents of teenagers and soon to be teenagers  who want to ensure that their children have stability in their lives and the wisdom in their heads to make it through all the tribulations of being ... Book Review: Tough Guys and Drama Queens

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4 Stars

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Globequake

Globequake

On 7/19 MilkDonorMama wrote: Globequake by Wallace Henley is a discussion of globalization, secularization and the great recession and everything else that has undergone significant change in just the past few years.All of this change shakes up society, culture and longstanding beliefs, habits and routines in each person's life. ... Book Review: GlobeQuake

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Running for My Life

Running for My Life

On 7/10 MilkDonorMama wrote: Running for My Life by Lopez Lomong is one man's story about outrunning evil and relying upon God to get through seemingly impossible obstacles.Lomong details his life from a barefoot child victim of the Sudanese civil war to a corporate sponsored athlete on the United States Olympic Team. While most ... Book Review: Running for My Life

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Grieving God's Way

Grieving God's Way

On 6/27 MilkDonorMama wrote: Grieving God's Way by Margaret Brownley with Haiku by Diantha Ain helps lead the reader to a path of hope and healing through a 90 day devotional.This book has four sections that offer help with healing a grieving heart, spirit and body. This book has scriptural quotes as well as haiku that brings together ... Book Review: Grieving God's Way

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4 Stars

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Surfing for God

Surfing for God

On 6/16 MilkDonorMama wrote: Surfing for God: Discovering the Divine Desire Beneath Sexual Struggle by Michael John Cusick delves into the pervasive phenomenon of internet pornography. According to the author, most people are exposed to this type of pornography in some way, with most of the exposure being on purpose rather than ... Book Review: Surfing for God

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The Truth About Grace

The Truth About Grace

On 6/6 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Truth About Grace by John MacArthur introduces the reader to what seems like the mundane concept of God's grace. MacArthur argues that grace is neither mundane nor simple, but rather it is one of the most inspiring and precious gifts of the Christian faith.I never really thought much about what grace ... Book Review: The Truth About Grace

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Mondays with My Old Pastor

Mondays with My Old Pastor

On 5/26 MilkDonorMama wrote: Mondays with My Old Pastor: Sometimes, all we need is a reminder form someone who has walked before us by Jose Luis Navajo is a spiritual growth book that helps the reader find a teacher to head him to God.In this book, Navajo has lost his passion to be a minister until he finds his own old pastor and ... Book Review: Mondays with My Old Pastor

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Stress Point

Stress Point

On 5/21 MilkDonorMama wrote: Stress Point: Thriving Through Your 20s in a Decade of Drama by Sarah Francis Martin is a book for young women who want to leave the drama behind and use their 20s as years to engage with God in a meaningful way.This book is focused on the Proverbs 31 woman in finding success, purpose and well-being ... Book Review: Stress Point

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A Shot of Faith (to the Head)

A Shot of Faith (to the Head)

On 5/11 MilkDonorMama wrote: A Shot of Faith (To the Head) by Mitch Stokes, PhD takes arguments of atheists and tears them apart.Most atheists argue that belief in God is irrational. With a culture that in many ways is disillusioned, skeptical and secular in nature, Stokes takes the atheist arguments to task.This book is heavy on ... Book Review: A Shot of Faith

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Father Hunger

Father Hunger

On 4/28 MilkDonorMama wrote: Father Hunger: Why God Calls Men to Love and Lead Their Families by Douglas Wilson is a book written by a senior pastor and theology writer.The premise of this book is that even when a father lives with his family, he is not always present. In that sense, a family can be fatherless. This book examines ... Review of Father Hunger

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Love Does

Love Does

On 4/20 MilkDonorMama wrote: Love Does by Bob Goff is a book about how a man's love of and zest for life has led him to do meaningful and faithful acts in his life.Goff's stories show the reader how you can daydream all you want, but it is doing that shows your love. Not thinking, but doing. I love how Goff encourages people to ... Book Review: Love Does

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Heaven in her Arms

Heaven in her Arms

On 4/4 MilkDonorMama wrote: Heaven in Her Arms: Why God Chose Mary to Raise His Son and What It Means for You by Catherine Hickem is a spiritual take on motherhood without being preachy or haughty.In this book, Mary is used as the leading example of Christian mothers (although... um... wasn't she a Jew? anyway...). Mary's strong ... Book Review: Heaven in Her Arms

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1,000 Days

1,000 Days

On 3/26 MilkDonorMama wrote: 1000 Days: The Ministry of Christ by Jonathan Falwell discusses the last three years (about 1,000 days) of Jesus' life. Falwell takes a piece of what Jesus said and asks the reader to apply it to his own life.I'm not an evangelist so when I saw the name Falwell I figured I'd better prepare to be evangelized.This ... Book Review: 1000 Days

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Simple Secrets to a Happy Life

Simple Secrets to a Happy Life

On 3/15 MilkDonorMama wrote: Simple Secrets to a Happy Life: 50 ways to make the most of every day by Luci Swindoll is an inspirational book for anyone needing encouragement or friendly advice on living a better life.This book does not tell you how to have it all. Very much the opposite. This book does tell you how to have what ... Book Review: Simple Secrets to a Happy Life

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God Loves Broken People

God Loves Broken People

On 3/6 MilkDonorMama wrote: God Loves Broken People (and Those Who Pretend They're Not) by Sheila Walsh shows how personal brokenness opens the doors of closeness with Jesus.Walsh uses her own experiences in this book to explain God's redemption of brokeness, but the point does not really come across. The writing is disorganized ... Book Review: God Loves Broken People

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Our Favorite Sins

Our Favorite Sins

On 2/27 MilkDonorMama wrote: Do not be lead into temptation. Our Favorite Sins: The Sins We Commit & How You Can Quit by Todd D. Hunter offers advice to anyone who desires to lead a less sinful life. The sins discussed in this book are not what most would consider to be the "biggies", like infidelity or theft. Instead, they are ... Lead us not into temptation

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The Jesus We Missed

The Jesus We Missed

On 2/18 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Jesus We Missed: The Surprising Truth About the Humanity of Christ by Patrick Henry Reardon is a book on spiritual growth to help us understand about the real Jesus through the eyes of the apostles and his community.This book was written on the premise of there being some big surprises about our ... Book Review: The Jesus We Missed

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From Blah to Awe

From Blah to Awe

On 2/3 MilkDonorMama wrote: From Blah to Awe: Shaking Up a Boring Faith by Jenna Lucado Bishop is written for teenage girls who want to make faith and worship more exciting.There are some adult topics in the book, including prostitution and drugs, which may merit discussion with parents as well. The book does not seem to flow all ... Book Review: From Blah to Awe

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The Coming Revolution

The Coming Revolution

On 1/19 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Coming Revolution: Signs from America's Past That Signal Our Nation's Future by Dr. Richard G. Lee is a political and religious book supposedly for general audiences.Dr. Lee argues that various signs indicate that ordinary, everyday Americans are fixin' to put on a Revolution. Lee looks at both the ... Book Review: The Coming Revolution

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I Am Second

I Am Second

On 1/5 MilkDonorMama wrote: I Am Second: Real Stories. Changing Lives. By Doug Bender and Dave Sterrett is a Christian living book based on the premise of putting God first in your life, and yourself second.This book offers easy to read examples of real, life people from all walks of life who have hit their own personal version ... Book Review: I Am Second

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I Am a Follower

I Am a Follower

On 12/21 MilkDonorMama wrote: I Am a Follower: The Way, Truth and Life of Following Jesus by Leonard Sweet is a Christian living book that explains how Christians in today's world use ideology from corporate culture to define their religious practices.In business, we are used to striving to be leaders. In the worship of God, however, ... Book Review: I Am a Follower

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The Encounter

The Encounter

On 12/13 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Encounter: Sometimes God Has To Intervene by Stephen Arterburn is a fictional Christian short story about a man on a mission who is trying to unlock the secrets of his past.The man needs acceptance and healing after a lifetime of disappointment and bitterness due to being abandoned as a child by ... Review of The Encounter

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Going Deep

Going Deep

On 12/2 MilkDonorMama wrote: Going Deep by Gordon Macdonald spins a somewhat fictional tale in this book for spiritual growth, making believe of a church which encourages people to grow deeper into their spiritual faith.These newly deep people would be the ones to lead the church into the future. The 'big idea' here is a one year ... Book Review: Going Deep

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A Year with Jesus

A Year with Jesus

On 11/26 MilkDonorMama wrote: A Year With Jesus: Daily Readings and Reflections on Jesus' Own Words by R. P. Nettelhorst is a devotional that spans 365 days and centers around the teachings and words of Jesus.The book is broken down into thematic units that include Love and Hate, Truths and Lies, Arrogance and Humility, Friends and ... Book Review: A Year With Jesus

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The Grace Effect

The Grace Effect

On 11/17 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Grace Effect: How the Power of One Life Can Reverse the Corruption of Unbelief, by Larry Alex Taunton is a Christian self-help book about how incorprorating grace into your life can reshape your entire outlook and relationship with God.Taunton writes with an impeccable sense of humor and dry wit ... Book Review: The Grace Effect

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Healing Is a Choice

Healing Is a Choice

On 11/9 MilkDonorMama wrote: Healing is a Choice: Ten Decisions That Will Transform Your LIfe & Ten Lies That Can Prevent You From Making Them by Stephen Arterburn is a revised and updated Christian help book that contains a full workbook in addition to the text.This book discusses how the choices that we make in life either ... Book Review: Healing Is a Choice

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Why Men Hate Going to Church

Why Men Hate Going to Church

On 10/30 MilkDonorMama wrote: Why Men Hate Going to Church by David Murrow is a revised and updated edition of a previously published book by the same name.Murrow explores why men make up less than 40% of those who attend church and what it is that drives men away from attending. He brings up many issues that face churches of all ... Book Review: Why Men Hate Going to Church

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Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

On 10/21 MilkDonorMama wrote: Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent is the true story of a little boy's near death experience as the result of a severe illness.While on a family / work related trip, little Colton had off and on tummy complaints. As the parent of young children, I completely understood the Burpos' plight- ... Book Review: Heaven is for Real

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Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

On 10/10 MilkDonorMama wrote: Where Has Oprah Taken us? The Religious Influence of the World's Most Famous Woman by Stephen Mansfield is a historiography - biography focusing on how faith affected the personal and professional development of Oprah Winfrey.Mansfield starts from the very beginning of Oprah's life, from how she got ... Book Review: Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

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The Love & Respect Experience

The Love & Respect Experience

On 9/22 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Love & Respect Experience: A Husband-Friendly Devotional that Wives Truly Love by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs is a weekly devotional book for spouses to use together to strengthen their marriage.Dr. Eggerichs suggests several different ways that couples can use this devotional, depending on their comfort ... Book Review: The Love & Respect Experience

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More Lost Than Found

More Lost Than Found

On 9/14 MilkDonorMama wrote: More Lost Than Found: Finding a Way Back to Faith by Jared Herd is a Christian inspirational and faith themed book for younger adults.Herd writes in the first person, inviting the reader who lost faith and left the church only to find his way back again but feels lost in the process to join him in a ... Book Review: More Lost Than Found

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Our Last Great Hope

Our Last Great Hope

On 9/3 MilkDonorMama wrote: Our Last Great Hope: Awakening the Great Commission by Pastor Floyd calls for Christians to... evangelize. Proselytize. One of my least favorite activities that some denominations of Christianity profess as a requirement in their churches. Floyd proclaims that instead of doing most of what Christians ... Book Review: Our Last Great Hope

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Your 100 Day Prayer

Your 100 Day Prayer

On 8/27 MilkDonorMama wrote: Your 100 Day Prayer by John I. Snyder is an instructional book for those who need to speak directly to the will of God in asking for a specific need. Pastor Snyder explains how to express your need before God and focus your prayer. He provides examples and there is space in the book for the reader to ... Learn to Pray Effectively

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Smack Dab in the Middle of God's Love

Smack Dab in the Middle of God's Love

On 8/20 MilkDonorMama wrote: Smack Dab in the Middle of God's Love by Brennan Manning and John Blase is a children's book with an ethnic perspective. The story explains how God has an overflowing love for all. No matter what naughty thing a child might be up to or conceiving of, God still loves each person, and there is nothing ... Book Review: Smack-Dab in the Middle of God's Love

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Fresh-Brewed Life

Fresh-Brewed Life

On 8/9 MilkDonorMama wrote: Fresh Brewed Life, revised and updated by Nicole Johnson is an inspirational book for those looking to reinvigorate their lives and relationships with others and with God. This book is meant for women and uses the analogy of sitting over a cup of coffee either by yourself, or with a friend, and the ... Book Review: Fresh Brewed Life

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Thunder Dog

Thunder Dog

On 7/29 MilkDonorMama wrote: Thunder Dog by Michael Hingson with Susy Flory is a memoir about the author's experiences in life and in the evacuation of the World Trade Center after the attack on 9/11.Hingson artfully weaves his memories of growing up as a child with blindness and how those experiences gave him the mentality of not ... Book Review: Thunder Dog

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Surviving Your Serengeti

Surviving Your Serengeti

On 7/11 MilkDonorMama wrote: Surviving Your Serengeti by Stefan Swanepoel is a parable combined with practical lessons for operating a business with ethics and grace.These days, we hear about all too many business leaders who operate with only themselves and their own best interests in mind, or those who fail to act as the leaders ... Book Review: Surviving Your Serengeti

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A Place Called Blessing

A Place Called Blessing

On 7/3 MilkDonorMama wrote: A Place Called Blessing by John Trent is a Christian and family life story based on The Blessing.The main character, a little boy called Josh, feels that he is unredeemable due to being taken from his (delinquent, good for nothing) parents and separated from his two brothers in the foster care system. ... Book Review: A Place Called Blessing

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The Blessing

The Blessing

On 6/24 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Blessing Giving the Gift of Unconditional Love and Acceptance by John Trent & Gary Smalley is a spiritual self-help / counseling book written to the person who lacks affirmation and acceptance from his or her parents. The book is broken down into three parts: what the blessing is, those who did ... Book Review: The Blessing

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The Fight of Our Lives

The Fight of Our Lives

On 6/14 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Fight of Our Lives by William J. Bennett and Seth Leibsohn is a political science book written from a Christian perspective.The authors describe how the United States has failed to protect itself from radical Islam and various terror attacks within and outside of our boarders. They also spend an ... Book Review: The Fight of Our Lives

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Money Secrets of the Amish

Money Secrets of the Amish

On 6/3 MilkDonorMama wrote: Money Secrets of the Amish by Lorilee Cracker is a personal finance book written for the person who is looking to live in a more frugal or thrifty way.And who is more frugal or thrifty than the Amish?! Cracker interviews different Amish families and observes them in their homes and farms, going about ... Book Review: Money Secrets of the Amish

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Doing Virtuous Business

Doing Virtuous Business

On 5/24 MilkDonorMama wrote: Doing Virtuous Business: The Remarkable Success of Spiritual Enterprise by Theodor Roosevelt Malloch is a business ethics book written in a Christian perspective.Malloch first describes the history of religion as it pertains to economics and business, and from there, delves into the sociological aspects ... Book Review: Doing Virtuous Business

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Daddy Dates

Daddy Dates

On 5/13 MilkDonorMama wrote: Daddy Dates, by Greg Wright, is a parenting book for dads on how to emotionally and socially engage with their daughters.Psychologists, sociologists, pediatricians and just about every other type of expert have conducted studies showing that a close relationship with her father is paramount in a girl's ... Book Review: Daddy Dates

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Knitting Knee-Highs

Knitting Knee-Highs

On 5/2 MilkDonorMama wrote: I review books for 5 publishing companies, and this was the first time I saw a craft book available for review. I do not knit but I do crochet so I chose this book to see what was inside.Knitting Knee-Highs by Barb Brown is a softcover pattern book for the experienced sock knitter. These are classic ... Book Review: Knitting Knee Highs

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Lead. Serve. Love.

Lead. Serve. Love.

On 4/23 MilkDonorMama wrote: Lead Serve Love by Gregory E. Lang is a Christian inspirational gift book.The cover of this book is really cute and modern looking, with a bird and tree and flower design, which is what caught my attention when selecting a book for review.The premise of this book is three-word phrases for advice on Christian ... Book Review: Lead Serve Love

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How to Be God's Little Princess

How to Be God's Little Princess

On 4/14 MilkDonorMama wrote: How to Be God's Little Princess by Sheila Walsh is a children's book for elementary aged girls on values and virtues.Nearly every little girl likes to think she is a princess at some point or another, and Walsh encourages girls to believe they are little princesses in the eyes of God.Walsh teaches little ... Book Review: How to Be God's Little Princess

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Time With God For Mothers

Time With God For Mothers

On 3/23 MilkDonorMama wrote: Time with God for Mothers is a spirituality gift book for moms of any age.This book could be read cover to cover in a single sitting or a few pages or one devotional daily as desired.Each page features an inspirational passage or thought about motherhood and then a corresponding scripture from the NKJ ... Book Review: Time with God for Mothers

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Eat Your Peas, Mom

Eat Your Peas, Mom

On 3/15 MilkDonorMama wrote: Eat Your Peas for Mom: Simple Truths and Happy Insights, by Cheryl Karpen and art by Sandy Fougner is a gift book for mothers.This is meant to be a quick read yet long thinking book. Each page has a short sentiment about motherhood, mostly from the point of the view of the child. The cover and artwork ... Book Review: Eat Your Peas for Mom

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A Conversation with God for Women

A Conversation with God for Women

On 3/1 MilkDonorMama wrote: A Conversation with God for Women by Marcia Ford is a womens book on spirituality and relationship with God.This book details 55 questions that women might ask God and follows like a conversation with the prominent women of the Bible. It is written in the first person, as if one actually were having ... Book Review: A Conversation with God for Women

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Couples Who Pray

Couples Who Pray

On 2/23 MilkDonorMama wrote: Couples Who Pray by Squire Rushnell and Louise Duart is a Christian guidance book for married couples (and by married, they mean between a man and a woman in this book).The authors claim that by praying together for just a few minutes each day, married couples can resolve problems with respect, communication, ... Book Review: Couples Who Pray

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Regret Free Parenting

Regret Free Parenting

On 2/15 MilkDonorMama wrote: Regret Free Parenting: Raise Good Kids and Know You're Doing It Right by Catherine Hickem is a faith based parenting book for mothers. Hickem discusses her own experiences in motherhood as well as those of mothers she has ministered to in her work as a therapist, counselor and pastor's wife.She starts ... Book Review: Regret-Free Parenting

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In Constant Prayer

In Constant Prayer

On 2/4 MilkDonorMama wrote: In Constant Prayer by Robert Benson is part of the Thomas Nelson Ancient Practices series on personal spiritual growth.This book is intended for people who would like a more structured approach to prayer in terms of fitting prayer into a busy daily schedule as well as how to structure the prayer itself.I ... Book Review: In Constant Prayer

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The Beginning Reader's Bible

The Beginning Reader's Bible

On 1/27 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Beginning Reader's Bible, illustrated by Marijke ten Cate is a beautiful book for grade school children. This book offers selections from the old testament and new testament. Each page has scripture, in addition to a psalm, prayer or actionable item that children can do related to the lesson. Each ... Book Review: The Beginning Reader's Bible

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The Shelter of God's Promises

The Shelter of God's Promises

On 1/19 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Shelter of God's Promises is a Bible study about God's promises to us.Walsh presents chapters on promises, provision, peace, confidence, love, grace, hope, strength, more and home. The first chapter begins by discussing our disappointments in life, and how we all wonder whether God is even listening ... Book Review: The Shelter of God's Promises

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The Power-Based Life

The Power-Based Life

On 1/12 MilkDonorMama wrote: The Power Based Life by Mike Flynt is a Christian self-improvement book that uses the analogy of football throughout.The book is written in a conversational style and weaves scripture throughout. Flynt also uses his own personal experiences to draw in the reader.My favorite chapter was Team: Know Who ... Book Review: The Power Based Life

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Unto the Hills: A Daily Devotional

Unto the Hills: A Daily Devotional

On 12/30 MilkDonorMama wrote: Unto the Hills, A Daily Devotional by Billy Graham is an inspirational prayer book for adults.This book is dated with a devotional for each day of the year, beginning with January 1. It is a meditation style devotional, as opposed to explaining the lesson behind it. In the meditations, there is a single ... Book Review: Unto the Hills

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Tithing

Tithing

On 12/20 MilkDonorMama wrote: Tithing, by Douglas LeBlanc, presents the subject of giving a tithe from the view of ten different Christians.Most Americans would rather discuss their sex life or their medical history with a total stranger rather than discuss finances with someone they should know well, such as their pastor, family ... Book Review: Tithing

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Then Sings My Soul Special Edition

Then Sings My Soul Special Edition

On 12/11 MilkDonorMama wrote: Then Sings My Soul by Robert J. Morgan is a compilation of classic hymns that includes the music, words and story behind the song.The book is divided into sections that include Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving and Favorites. On one side of the page is the music and words, and on the other side is the ... Book Review: Then Sings My Soul

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The American Patriot's Almanac

The American Patriot's Almanac

On 11/6 MilkDonorMama wrote: Disclosure of Material Connection: I received this book free from the publisher through the Book Sneeze book review bloggers program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 ... Book Review: The American Patriot's Almanac

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A Year with God

A Year with God

On 10/29 MilkDonorMama wrote: A Year With God is a book to be used as a daily devotional. Each day has a passage from the scripture and then a few paragraphs written by the author explaining the meaning and lessons from the passage.I like that this book just numbers the day (day 1, day 2, etc) rather than dating them as January 1, ... Book Review: A Year With God

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 10/21 MilkDonorMama wrote: Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book by participating in a blogger review program through Book Sneeze.com. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinion here is 100% my own.Outlive Your Life is a Christian book that inspires readers to do more in their daily lives than simply ... Book Review: Outlive Your Life

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The Grace of God

The Grace of God

On 10/19 MilkDonorMama wrote: Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book by participating in a blogger review program through Book Sneeze.com. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinion here is 100% my own.The Grace of God by Andy Stanley presents the different ways that grace shows up in the Bible and in our ... Book Review: The Grace of God

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The Treasure of God's Word

The Treasure of God's Word

On 10/11 MilkDonorMama wrote: Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book by joining BookSneeze, a blogger review program. In exchange for my honest review posted on my blog and on a commercial website, I get to keep the book. I was not required to write a positive review and the opinion here is my own.The book itself is very ... Book Review: The Treasure of God's Word

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Illegals

Illegals

On 10/1 MilkDonorMama wrote: Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book from Thomas Nelson Publishers in exchange for writing a review here and on my own blog. My review did not have to be positive. The opinion here is fully my own.In Illegals, Ankarlo literally goes into a no-man's land to get an idea of the true experience ... Book Review: Illegals

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The King's Christmas List

The King's Christmas List

On 9/22 MilkDonorMama wrote: Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book via BookSneeze and Thomas Nelson Publishers, in exchange for writing a review on my blog and on a commercial website. The opinion is entirely my own and I was not required to write a positive review to receive this book.The King's Christmas List is a children's ... Book Review: The King's Christmas List

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Your Money God's Way

Your Money God's Way

On 9/14 MilkDonorMama wrote: Note: I received a free copy of this book via BookSneeze.com, in exchange for writing a review of it on my blog and on amazon.com. The opinions here are entirely my own.Your Money God's Way is written by a pastor of financial stewardship at a large Christian church. The author, Amie Streater, writes ... Book Review: Your Money God's Way

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The Prophecy Answer Book

The Prophecy Answer Book

On 9/1 MilkDonorMama wrote: I'm reviewing this book for BookSneeze.com. The publisher sent me a free copy to read and review. The opinions are my own.The Prophecy Answer Book by Dr. David Jeremiah presents questions and answers regarding the end times, broken into seven sections.I'm not a big believer in prophesizing. Rather, I ... Book Review: The Prophecy Answer Book

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Mind Your Own Mortgage

Mind Your Own Mortgage

On 5/25 MilkDonorMama wrote: I received a copy of the book Mind Your Own Mortgage by Robert J. Bernabe to review from BookSneeze.com.I actually read this entire book in a day. I've been reading a lot of personal finance books recently to see if there are any other good strategies or ideas out there that I haven't yet put into practice.The ... Book Review: Mind Your Own Mortgage

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The Sacred Journey 2

The Sacred Journey 2

On 5/11 MilkDonorMama wrote: Disclaimer: I received a copy of The Sacred Journey for free from Book Sneeze for agreeing to read it, review it and post the review on my blog and on a commercial website.The Sacred Journey by Charles Foster is not a book I would typically choose to read. Foster discusses life as both a literal and ... Book Review: The Sacred Journey

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A Century Turns

A Century Turns

On 3/18 MilkDonorMama wrote: First things first: I received this book free of charge from Thomas Nelson Publishing, for signing up for a free book reviewing club on Book Sneeze.That out of the way, I must admit, although 99.99% of what I read (about 300 books per year) is non-fiction, I would not have chosen a politically themed ... Book Review: A Century Turns

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