Reviews by Laura Galindo
On 8/29 Laura Galindo wrote: It feels awkward to review a bible. Of course, it’s going to be amazing! I am going to focus my review on the supplemental devotions within the text. The first thing that tantalized me about this bible book was the cover. It's just cute. A homeschool mom is usually into creativity because they work ... Mom's View
On 8/6 Laura Galindo wrote: All I can say is Wow! I loved this book! It took me back to a time I was taking a research class for my undergraduate degree and did a group project about the homeless. The only difference is that John Christopher Frame went ALL THE WAY!!! You will not be able to put this book down if you like to feel ... Feeling the Pain
On 7/20 Laura Galindo wrote: I know this book is for those in their later years and though I know we all expect to grow old some of us may not, yet, in preparation of either situation, Nearing Home is a fulfilling read. It not only prepares you for going home to heaven but in it Graham also shares so many moments about life that ... Grand Graham
On 6/27 Laura Galindo wrote: Clean: A Proven Plan for Men Committed to Sexual Integrity by Douglas Weiss, PhD is correctly titled but could definitely be titled for women or person wanting to break another addiction. Though this book is mostly referring to men, Weiss does address, very shortly I might add, that women have the same ... Get Clean!
On 6/19 Laura Galindo wrote: I really enjoyed this book. It is funny, practical, fulfilling, and full of good advice. Though it was not for all types of schooling moms in that it specifically dealt with public(or you can apply to private) school information, it is not a how to specifically get through the "homeschool" grade school ... This is a Keeper
On 4/25 Laura Galindo wrote: John Quincy and Louisa Adams were the President and First Lady in the early 1800’s. Jane Hampton Cook, did a wonderful job at turning the lives of these two amazingly described historical figures into a wonderful story of overcoming obstacles in their lives together. American Phoenix: John Quincy and ... Overcoming Woman!
On 4/13 Laura Galindo wrote: As a former staff writer and editor for Nickelodeon, Erin MacPherson has been chronicling her experiences as a parent of three by blogging, and writing for freelance magazine articles and devotionals as well as speaking. She captures the best of advice from her personal experiences in this book. I related ... Mamas Need Help!
On 4/4 Laura Galindo wrote: Gods at War Have you ever wondered why you haven’t received your spiritual breakthrough? Is it possible that we are worshipping the wrong god? Kyle Idleman breaks down the various gods that seep into our lives and quietly take over as we unassumingly hand over our power. Pastor Idleman is a Pastor ... Gods at War
On 2/28 Laura Galindo wrote: I have not had the opportunity to read the partner book Draw the Circle, but this devotional is wonderful. In depth and thought provoking this devotional touches on details of the Word that are unique. Mark Batterson points out wonderful tidbits of information that make you realize how blessed you are ... Around We Go
On 2/11 Laura Galindo wrote: Heaven’s Lessons: Ten Things I Learned about God When I Died by Steve Sjogren is definitely a book that should not be judged by its cover. I am always intrigued with stories of NDEs or near-death experiences, mostly when they line up with biblical writings. This book was a wonderful reminder of ... Dead for 7
On 12/24 Laura Galindo wrote: Respect means esteem for or a sense of the worth or excellence of a person. How many of us have dared to show respect and give our husbands a sense of worth on a daily basis? That is what this dare is all about. What a conundrum for the women’s lib ladies of today’s society. So many ladies are so ... Respect Him
On 11/16 Laura Galindo wrote: Not to be categorized as another self-help book, Everything by Mary DeMuth is absolutely engulfing. She touches on three topics: Head- What We Think, Heart-Who We Are, and Hands-How We Live. So simply put, but oh what an in-depth and real account of what is going on with today’s society. Instantly ... It IS Everything!
On 10/22 Laura Galindo wrote: Yours Is the Day, Lord, Yours Is the Night by Jeanie and David Gushee is just plain refreshing. Simple guided prayers with the wording from the times and places of people I had not even heard from in the past to modern day prayers from the authors themselves. Jeanie and David not only accumulated a wealth ... Yours is the Day, Lord Yours is the Night
On 10/16 Laura Galindo wrote: Mark Gregston shares much of his valuable expertise as the founder and leader of Heartlite Ministries with 38 years of working with teens and their families. As the mother of a child entering her 13th year and an educator for almost 20 years, I was glad for the opportunity to read up on the most current ... Twisted Teens???
On 9/26 Laura Galindo wrote: I have to admit this is the first book I have ever reviewed for an on line review blog but it sure was a great way to start. Ken Davis’ book came into my life in a timely manner as I received his encouragement and humorous tales as a refreshing glass of water. There are times in life when you realize ... Live Fully Alive!