Reviews by Michelle Padrelanan

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Gabby, God's Little Angel

Gabby, God's Little Angel

On 1/12 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: What a wonderful book to teach our children about God’s protection by His angels! This book is not only very creatively told, it is also illustrated beautifully. It captures the attention of children as soon as the book is opened. This cute little story of an angel-in-training sent to watch over ... Book Review: Gabby, God's Little Angel by Sheila Walsh

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5 Stars

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Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

On 3/20 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: Thank You, God, for Blessing Me by Max Lucado is an adorable, little hardbound book that is great for small children. Little Hermie is a caterpillar who knows how to appreciate everything around him. He thanks God every day for his many blessings like family, food, home and friends. This book is a great ... Thank You, God, for Blessing Me by Max Lucado - A Children's Book Review

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5 Stars

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It Couldn't Just Happen

It Couldn't Just Happen

On 8/6 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: Before I began homeschooling my children, I didn’t know that there is an ongoing debate between the evolution theory and creationism. I just accepted the evolution theory as part of my studies in high school. As for God being the great Creator of the Earth and all that is in it – that’s already ... Book Review: It Couldn’t Just Happen by Lawrence Richards

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4 Stars

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Couples Who Pray

Couples Who Pray

On 7/10 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: Couples Who Pray by SQuire Rushnell & Louise DuArt describes the benefits of married couples having the discipline to pray daily. By incorporating interesting and lively stories of celebrity couples, they are able to show us how praying together with your spouse can really be the most intimate act between ... Book Review: Couples Who Pray by SQuire Rushnell & Louise DuArt

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4 Stars

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Seeds of Turmoil

Seeds of Turmoil

On 2/22 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: I've told the Bible stories of Moses, Abraham, Sarah & Hagar, Ishmael & Isaac, Jacob & Esau and the Israelites' exodus to God's promised land countless times to my children. I,too, have known and read those Bible stories since I was a child but I have not been able to connect them to what is currently ... Book Review: Seeds of Turmoil by Bryant Wright

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5 Stars

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The Way Home (DVD)

The Way Home (DVD)

On 11/19 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: This is the first time that I’m writing a review for a DVD movie. I’m blessed to have watched this touching and inspiring movie, The Way Home. Starring Dean Cain (Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman) leads the cast in this new movie production by Lionsgate. The Way Home is the story about ... DVD Review: The Way Home starring Dean Cain

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4 Stars

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Same Kind of Different As Me

Same Kind of Different As Me

On 9/10 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: The Characters: Ron Hall - an international art dealer filled with preconceived notions about homeless people. Denver Moore – a homeless man who used to be a modern-day slave in a Louisiana plantation. Debbie Hall – the woman who persevered in bringing these two men together. The Story: Same Kind ... Book Review: Same Kind of Different as Me by Ron Hall and Denver Moore

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5 Stars

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 9/10 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: Before reading this book, I have never read any book by Max Lucado. Despite his popularity, I’ve just been drawn to female Christian authors more. However, after reading Outlive Your Life – You Were Made to Make a Difference, I am now a fan, amongst his thousands of other fans! Max Lucado uses the ... Book Review: Outlive Your Life - You Were Made to Make a Difference by Max Lucado

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5 Stars

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The Money Answer Book

The Money Answer Book

On 7/7 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: In this age of economic downturn, it is very important to our lives and our future that we make the best decisions regarding our finances. Being a good steward of our resources is one of the Bible’s most important lessons. Unfortunately, most of us don’t know / don’t understand much about taking ... Book Review: The Money Answer Book by Dave Ramsey

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4 Stars

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A Million Miles in a Thousand Years

A Million Miles in a Thousand Years

On 4/20 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: A Million Miles in a Thousand Years is Donald Miller’s new autobiography, following his memoir – Blue Like Jazz. After writing Blue Like Jazz, he was approached by movie producers with an offer to make a movie of his life. As they write a script for the movie, he learns that writing a book is very ... Book Review: A Million Miles in a Thousand Years by Donald Miller and a GIVEAWAY!!!

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5 Stars

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Let Go

Let Go

On 4/15 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: Lately I have been feeling so tired – tired because of the many burdens that I bear. Burdens that have been mine for the past 30 years of my life. I live with pain, anger, bitterness, guilt and shame. I worry incessantly over things that I have no control of. It has become such a heavy burden that ... Book Review: Let Go: Live Free of All the Burdens Women Know by Sheila Walsh

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4 Stars

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Put Your Dream To The Test (Hardcover)

Put Your Dream To The Test (Hardcover)

On 8/17 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: Bestselling author, internationally recognized leadership expert and speaker, John C. Maxwell, has done it again! Put Your Dream To The Test 10 Questions to Help You See It and Seize It is about taking our dreams from mere wishful thinking and making it into reality. He makes you look at the dream that ... Book Review: Put Your Dream To The Test by John C. Maxwell

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5 Stars

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In the Footsteps of Paul

In the Footsteps of Paul

On 3/30 Michelle Padrelanan wrote: In the Footsteps of Paul, by the world renowned photographer, Ken Duncan, shows us the paths that the Apostle Paul has taken during his missionary journeys. It starts with The Making of a Man, which shows us where Paul came from, what he went through before he met the Lord God when his life changed ... Book Review: In the Footsteps of Paul - You Can't Read This in One Sitting

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5 Stars

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