“Confident Moms, Confident Daughters,” by Maria Furlough, caught my attention in the author bio. As a fellow mom of an eleven-year-old daughter, I knew the words Maria wrote were meant to help equip my heart.
This book immediately grabbled my attention. Who doesn’t want to “strengthen your relationship with God, others, and yourself” as the subtitle promises?
“Back Roads to Belonging,” by Kristen Strong, subtitled, “Unexpected Paths to Finding Your Place and Your People,” is a wonderfully written work about fellowship, friendship and actively engaging in community.
Discovering the beauty and freedom of God-defined sexuality,” the subtitle read, and I immediately choose to read this book on account of my two tween daughters and the state of life they are fast approaching.
This book tackles “pressing questions about evolution, sexuality, history, and violence.” With a section of the book dedicated to each topic, Longman breaks down the Biblical application of each these societally sensitive issues.
We are placed purposefully in this life, and so tells the story of a love with the power to heal. “On A Summer Tide,” by Suzanne Woods Fisher, triggers tears and laughter, as the story of widower Paul Grayson unfolds. To bring his family closer together, he moves them to an island. Out place and away from home, the average pressures of family life are intensified in all direction
I picked up the this book September, which has seemed to trump May in mayhem! At just the right time, able to catch my breath in the car pick-up line, Kristi’s tips and the tone were spot on!
“Breathe Again” is an inspiring look into Hardy’s victory over cancer, and the way it allowed her to grow closer to God and mature in her faith. This book takes intentional moments to meet readers where they are at in their lives, cancer or not, and grow great faith. “Choosing brave is the challenging route to a full life,” writes Hardy, “not the easier path to a less-than life.”
This 100 day devotional book is a cure to an a soul aching for truth in a season of suffering or just the everyday grind of life. Nothing soothes a worn out soul like the balm of God’s Truth.
Joy’s prolific wring style is poetic and honest. It’s rare to read a book written with such unique character, and Alia Joy’s bleeds off of these pages along with her pain and triumphs throughout.