Called to Create: A Biblical Invitation to Create, Innovate, and Risk by Jordan Raynor – Review

Called to Create: A Biblical Invitation to Create, Innovate, and RiskCalled to Create: A Biblical Invitation to Create, Innovate, and Risk by Jordan Raynor was published on November 7th, 2017 by Baker Books. Synopsis: We were created by an infinitely creative God to reflect his love and character to the world. One way we do that is by continuing his creative work. In this energizing book, serial entrepreneur and bestselling author Jordan Raynor helps artists, entrepreneurs, writers, and other creatives reimagine our work as service to God and others, addressing such penetrating questions as  Continue reading

The Trust Protocol: The Key to Building Stronger Families, Teams, and Businesses by Mac Richard – Review

The Trust Protocol: The Key to Building Stronger Families, Teams, and BusinessesThe Trust Protocol: The Key to Building Stronger Families, Teams, and Businesses by Mac Richard was published on November 7th 2017 by Baker Books. Synopsis: In our hyper-connected age, we follow, like, and favorite our way through family, school, work, church, and friendship while rarely, if ever, experiencing real connection or creating real impact in the lives of real people. We react rather than reach out. We react rather than reach out. We hunger for the very thing we are inadvertently starving–actual connection with others–because we never allow ourselves to risk the very thing we crave: Trust.  Continue reading

God’s Wisdom for Women: Topical Scripture and Encouragement by Patricia A. Miller and Rachel Gorman – Review

God's Wisdom for Women: Topical Scripture and EncouragementGod’s Wisdom for Women: Topical Scripture and Encouragement by Patricia A. Miller and Rachel Gorman was published on October 17th, 2017 by Baker Books and is an inspirational, spiral-bound book. Many people believe that the Bible has answers and encouragement for our lives–our questions, struggles, heartaches, and joys. But most people don’t know where to find the answers within the pages of Scripture. People need a tether to Scripture and a map for journeying deeper and learning more from the Bible.  Continue reading

Is This the End?: Signs of God’s Providence in a Disturbing New World by Dr. David Jeremiah – Review

Is This the End?: Signs of God's Providence in a Disturbing New WorldIs This the End?: Signs of God’s Providence in a Disturbing New World by David Jeremiah was published on October 4th, 2016 by Thomas Nelson. Synopsis: The world seems more fractured each day. People are asking, “Is this the End?” Never have the headlines been this jarring, the cultural changes this rapid, or the moral decay this pronounced. What on earth is happening? After each new occurrence, the most oft-heard questions are, “Will the world ever be the same again?” and “Where is God in all of this?” Continue reading

Devotions from the Mountains by Thomas Nelson – Review

Devotions from the MountainsDevotions from the Mountains by Thomas Nelson has an expected publication date of October 31st, 2017 by Thomas Nelson. The mountains can seem like heaven on earth—the peace, the freshness, the grandeur. Devotions from the Mountains invites you to spend a quiet moment in reflection each day, finding peace and drawing closer to God—the Creator of heaven and earth. Inside you’ll find 90 inspirational readings, Scripture verses, prayers, and breathtaking imagery of God’s mountain handiwork sculpted and brought to life by His hand.  Continue reading

He Holds My Hand: Experiencing God’s Presence and Protection by Carol Kent – Review

He Holds My Hand: Experiencing God’s Presence and Protection by Carol Kent was published on October 3rd, 2017 by Tyndale House Publishers. SYNOPSIS: Know without a doubt that God is with you and stands ready to protect and guide you. He holds your hand, and He won’t let go.
When Carol Kent’s son was sentenced to life in prison without parole, Carol was consumed with grief, sadness, and despair. She was distraught wondering why God permitted this to happen. She had prayed for her son since he was a small child. He had been raised with biblical principles and daily prayer. As Carol tried to make sense of everything, she couldn’t help asking, Where’s God when it hurts so much Continue reading