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Sweet Olive

Sweet Olive

On 11/27 VSliker wrote: Sweet Olive By Judy Christie  Zondervan PublisherSweet Olive is about a tough, independent woman working in the oil business and wrestling with a moral dilemma when the residents of Sweet Olive, Louisiana are reluctant to sign over their land rights.  Camille Gardner wants to be fair ... Sweet Olive Book Review

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5 Stars

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Resurrection Year

Resurrection Year

On 9/24 VSliker wrote: Resurrection Year:  Turning Broken Dreams Into New BeginningsSheridan VoyseyThomas Nelson PublisherResurrection Year, an autobiography about recovering from broken dreams, is a wonderful book truthful enough to acknowledge a silent God and emotional enough to pull you through the times of silence. ... Resurrection Year by Sheridan Voysey, Book Review

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5 Stars

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Rosemary Cottage

Rosemary Cottage

On 7/25 VSliker wrote: Rosemary CottageBook #2 of The Hope Beach SeriesBy Colleen CoblePublished by Thomas NelsonI have the perfect summer read for you:  Rosemary Cottage.  This book is as relaxing as a beach chair in the surf; the story just rolls right over you like a cool wave.  Rosemary Cottage sits on the ... Rosemary Cottage by Colleen Coble: Book Review

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5 Stars

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Chasing Francis

Chasing Francis

On 6/9 VSliker wrote: Chasing Francis:  A Pilgrim’s TaleIan Morgan CronZondervanChasing Francis is the fictional account of a wildly popular pastor of an evangelical mega church who one day lost his lid.  He awoke one day to find that his religion seemed to be less than the “real thing.”    ... Chasing Francis by Ian Morgan Cron: Book Review

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5 Stars

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The Whisper Theory

The Whisper Theory

On 5/8 VSliker wrote: The Whisper TheoryAmber SwensonWestBow PressThe Whisper Theory is a great book to give a high school graduate, appealing more to the girls than the guys. It is both fiction and a Bible study guide. The story follows Meghan, a Christian college freshman, as she navigates college life among people of ... Great Graduation Gift: The Whisper Theory by Amber Swenson

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5 Stars

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The Sky Beneath My Feet

The Sky Beneath My Feet

On 4/1 VSliker wrote:  The Sky Beneath My FeetLisa SamsonThomas Nelson Beth and her pastor-husband Rick are living the church-filled American life by remote until Beth feels her world turn upside down when Rick refuses a family vacation to take a solitary Sabbatical instead.  Rick holes up in the backyard shed in ... The Sky Beneath My Feet by Lisa Samson: Book Review

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5 Stars

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Surviving Your Serengeti

Surviving Your Serengeti

On 3/15 VSliker wrote: Surviving Your Serengeti:  7 Skills to Master Business and LifeA fable of self-discoveryby Stefan SwanepoelThomas Nelson PublishersI recently reviewed this book for Thomas Nelson.  I was attracted to it because it's a fable designed to help both in self-discovery and in business life.  What ... Surviving Your Serengeti, Book Review

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2 Stars

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The Sacred Journey

The Sacred Journey

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5 Stars

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Love & Respect

Love & Respect

On 2/16 VSliker wrote: Love & Respect.  The love she most desires, the respect he desperately needs.By Dr. Emerson EggerichsThomas Nelson Publishers"How can I get my husband to love me as much as I love him?"This was the most common question Dr. Eggerichs encountered as a pastor.  He fumbled around with it ... Love & Respect, Book Review

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5 Stars

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What To Do When You Don't Know What To Do

What To Do When You Don't Know What To Do

On 10/6 VSliker wrote: by Dr. Henry Cloud & Dr. John Townsend Thomas Nelson Publisher-There are times in everyone's life when tremendous difficulties arise. In those moments, time may seem suspended, other times it seems to go faster in a relentless rush. How you react, if you can react at all, is crucial. But often we ... What to Do When You Don't Know What to Do

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4 Stars

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Between Wyomings

Between Wyomings

On 11/6 VSliker wrote: By Ken MansfieldThomas Nelson Publishers-It took me a long time to get through Between Wyomings, I may have even slept through parts, it's all kind of fuzzy.-I was so excited when I read the title. It implied something that I've always wanted to do:TravelMeet PeopleListen to MusicWrite a Book About It-What ... Between Wyomings: My God and an iPod On the Open Road

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1 Stars

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Christianity in Crisis: The 21st Century

Christianity in Crisis: The 21st Century

On 5/29 VSliker wrote: ----- All errors are not created equal.Christians can “differ in good conscience when it comes to secondary issues. They cannot do so, however, when it comes to the primary doctrines…”Hanegraaff addressed this concern over 20 years ago with Christianity in Crisis: 21st Century and he has updated ... Book Review: Christianity in Crisis, by Hank Hanegraaff, Thomas Nelson Publishers

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5 Stars

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What's Age Got To Do With It?

What's Age Got To Do With It?

On 2/15 VSliker wrote: Author: Robin McGraw Publisher: Thomas NelsonI was less than halfway through this book when I reached my conclusion: Fifty-five year old Robin McGraw needs to get a life. She sounds like she’s a twenty year old who believes her value lies solely in her appearance. Obviously, there’s money in looking ... Book Review: What's Age Got to Do With It?

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2 Stars

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The American Patriot's Almanac

The American Patriot's Almanac

On 1/8 VSliker wrote: The American Patriot's Almanac:Daily Readings on Americaby William J. Bennett and John T.E. Cribb“To the families of the American soldier, families who, for love of country, have sacrificed in countless ways.”Bennett and Cribb make an excellent duo. They have paired up before and have once again ... The American Patriot's Almanac, Book Review

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5 Stars

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Reflections of God's Holy Land

Reflections of God's Holy Land

On 12/11 VSliker wrote: A personal journey through Israel. - Eva Marie Everson & Miriam Feinberg Vamosh-Thomas Nelson Publishers, 2008----Come away with me. Experience the Wilderness of Zin where Moses led the Israelites and see the craggy desert mountains, suggestive of Utah. Or see the Judean Wilderness where John the ... Reflections of God's Holy Land

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5 Stars

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