Blogger Reviews

Book Post date

Big Story, The

This Review Submitted by yapdates

Are we living our stories? Do we know that our lives are part of a bigger story? What if we are aware that there is a story of stories where we are invited to participate all along? Author and...

more » »
Mar 7, 14

DNA

This Review Submitted by dbartsch

It is in many ways an excellent primer, covering a gamut of theological topics without getting too complex or controversial. On primary doctrines (for which there must be accuracy to be Christian...

more » »
Mar 5, 14

Parenting with Scripture

This Review Submitted by lynchburgmama

“No! It’s mine!”, “Mom! He’s looking at me!”, “Mom! He took my toy!” are phrases I often hear from my boys when they are left to their own devices while I am cooking supper or even more often, the...

more » »
Mar 4, 14

Hitler's Cross

This Review Submitted by lorealle

I have a boy and a husband that love history. Like super duper love it. And I knew they would SO love reading this book!

It's always amazed me that Germany was so deceived by a mad...

more » »
Mar 4, 14

End of the Trail

This Review Submitted by ibjoy1953

MY THOUGHTS ON THIS BOOK

This is the sixth and last book in The Texas Trail Series, and I have really enjoyed all six of them! The End of the Trail tells Brooks Morgan’s story. Brooks has...

more » »
Mar 3, 14

When Helping Hurts

This Review Submitted by C. D. Boyd

In When Helping Hurts, authors Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert helpfully remind the reader that, when it comes to helping those in need, "good intentions are not enough" because "it...

more » »
Mar 3, 14

Becoming God's True Woman

This Review Submitted by anoblecalling

Overview:

This book was written by Mary Kassian and Susan Hunt- two popular authors for women's books. However, this book was written for teenagers. It's all about becoming a...

more » »
Mar 3, 14

Psalms, The

This Review Submitted by nateclaiborne

Every few months, I focus on just the Psalms in my devotions. This exclusive psalmody usually lasts a month since I read 5 a day. I realized a while back that I didn't know Psalms all that...

more » »
Mar 3, 14

This Review Submitted by benjity

Despite a promising plot, excellent arc and a dramatic climax, Against the Gates of Hell, by Mylow Young, fell short of my expectations. Flat characters, a heavy dose of “the hood” vernacular and...

more » »
Mar 3, 14

In the Land of Blue Burqas

This Review Submitted by kdenker

This book was a fascinating look at the life of women (and men, and children) in Afghanistan. The author lived there for 5 years and worked, visited, prayed, cried, and laughed with Afghan women...

more » »
Mar 3, 14

The Marriage You've Always Wanted

This Review Submitted by Lucky4Jill

Chapman, bestselling author of The 5 Love Languages, offers a book to help couples improve their marriages. Whether wanting better communication, closer intimacy, or just to move closer to true...

more » »
Mar 3, 14

Swindler's Treasure, The

This Review Submitted by colepc

What do you do when man's laws and God's laws conflict? Where do you turn when what you hold dear is threatened? Libby, Caleb, and Jordan must face these questions and decide their...

more » »
Mar 2, 14

Passion Pursuit

This Review Submitted by RS4Christ

This was a wonderful study! I loved how detailed it was and how the author actually GOT the questions we women ask. I loved how she dove right in to the nitty gritty and how she explained the...

more » »
Mar 1, 14

Wrecked

This Review Submitted by The Nerdy Bookworm

I first became familiar with Jeff Goins last summer when he wrote a guest post over at Chatting At The Sky, one of my favorite blogs.

So when I had the opportunity to review his book,...

more » »
Feb 28, 14

Loving God with Your Mind

This Review Submitted by JamesBPate

Paul M. Gould and Richard Brian Davis, ed. Loving God with Your Mind: Essays in Honor of J.P. Moreland. Chicago: Moody Publishers, 2014.

I would like to thank Moody Publishers for my...

more » »
Feb 28, 14

Winter in Full Bloom

This Review Submitted by Cheryl

I can’t start this review without first mentioning the gorgeous cover of Winter in Full Bloom! Cover art is, in my opinion, one of the most important aspects of marketing a book. I DO judge a book...

more » »
Feb 28, 14

Long Trail Home

This Review Submitted by JamesBPate

Vickie McDonough. Long Trail Home. Chicago: Moody Publishers, 2011.

I would like to thank Moody Publishers for my review copy of this book. See here for Moody’s page about it.

...

more » »
Feb 27, 14

Parenting with Scripture

This Review Submitted by aeneriz

As a Christian parent, I know that the Bible is the best resource for training and disciplining my child. However, in moments of discipline, sometimes it is hard to think of the right verse to say...

more » »
Feb 27, 14

Little Pilgrim's Progress

This Review Submitted by MommyBugg

I love the classic tale, allegories and all. I was so excited to have the chance to read this with my oldest son, who is 8, along with an urban adaptation of this same story. Such a beautiful and...

more » »
Feb 26, 14

Christian's Quest

This Review Submitted by MommyBugg

My son and I recently chose to read Christian's Quest (an urban adaptation of Pilgrim's Progress). We chose to read these side by side to compare and I was so very glad we did. Although...

more » »
Feb 26, 14