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A Place Called Blessing

A Place Called Blessing Where Hurting Ends and Love Begins

By John Trent with Annette Smith
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.5 Stars

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On 6/24 Penny wrote: “A Place Called Blessing” - What a blessing this book has become to me. It is the first book I have read in over two years that hasn’t been a study reference, Bible Study or a work of theology or apologetics. Wonderful writing as at times I became so engrossed in the story almost as if I were ... What A Blessing!!

Penny's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/24 Sally wrote: John Trent, co-author of The Blessing, has co-authored a new book, a story based on the five elements of The Blessing, entitled A Place Called Blessing: Where Hurting Ends and Love Begins. Trent, with co-author Annette Smith, has attempted to write a story to illustrate the power of the biblical blessing. ... A Place Called Blessing - a book review

Sally's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/23 Leigh wrote:  I first read Dr. John Trent's The Blessing several years ago.  In The Blessing, Trent (along with Gary Smalley) talks about how parents can give their children a solid foundation of unconditional love and acceptance through implementing five key principles:Meaningful touchA spoken ... Review of: A Place Called Blessing

Leigh's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/22 Fabulous 50's Housewife wrote: After being released from the states care he went to find life on his own and ended up finding a place that he could call home and a place of acceptance and even love. It was a long hard journey and the revelations of what it takes for him to enter a place of blessing will have you grabbing a box of ... Two Hankies Up!

Fabulous 50's Housewife's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/22 Alvi wrote: While this book had some "Lifetime Movie" moments, the message and story were fantastic. John Trent and Annette Smith have written a beautiful story of redemption and forgiveness that is (sadly) too true to life.For the past several months I have volunteered at a juvenile treatment facility and heard ... A Place Called Blessing

Alvi's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/22 Patricia Janes wrote: A Place Called Blessing by John Trent with Annette Smith tells the story about a child who grew up in the foster care system, after the unexpected death of his parents.  As a young man, he had paid his entire young life for a horrendous, yet accidental death of a playmate, he ... A Place Called Blessing by John Trent with Annette Smith

Patricia's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/21 britluver20021 wrote: This book was very good to read. I read it all in two days. I could not put it down. This book is about 3 foster kids who are all brothers who are trying to find a home to live. It ends up that the two older brothers found a home but the younger one did not and ended up being situated from his 2 older ... A book you do not want to put down

britluver20021's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/21 Tima Murrell wrote: A Place Called Blessingby John Trent with Annette SmithThis book is written in first person about a small boy in the foster care system. He's never know love even when he had parents and now he's done something that no one can forgive him for. He spends the rest of his childhood in a group home before ... A Place Called Blessing

Tima's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/18 jackiekaulitz wrote: WOW!!! This book will blow you away. This is the best story I've read since I was a little kid. The writing was fantastic. The book flowed well, captured you, sucked you right in and I read the whole thing all night. It's now 3:50AM! I couldn't put it down! This book is SOOOO good. I cannot recommend ... 5 Stars: A Place Called Blessing by John Trent

jackiekaulitz's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/16 Lori Behrens wrote: In 1986 authors Gary Smalley and John Trent first published their best-selling book entitled The Blessing. More than two decades later, Dr. John Trent has published a companion book to The Blessing in A Place Called Blessing. Great as either a stand alone read or in conjunction with studying The Blessing, ... A Place Called Blessing

Lori's Rating:

5 Stars