7Seven Things to Say About ‘Encountering Our Wild God’ by Kim Meeder

‘Our purpose in this life is pretty straightforward.  Jesus said that the greatest thing we can do is love God and love each other.’ – beginning of the first chapter Wild Simplicity This book is divided into 5 parts, there are chapters within each part that give testimonies of personal encounters with God.  How those…

7Seven Things to Say About “The Accidental Guardian”

Mary Connealy writes great western trilogies, and this is a great beginning of her next series (High Sierra Sweethearts). Deborah Harkness and her sister Gwen are on a wagon train west as caregivers to two children.  They were hired by the young boys parents, who going out west to take their niece to her father,…

7Seven Things to Say About “Emma”

I love all of Jane Austen’s novels, for years I was set on my ranking… Persuasion Pride and Prejudice Sense and Sensibility Emma Mansfield Park Northanger Abbey Though I have always stood firm on my rankings, I think now  I would rank them as Persuasion/Pride and Prejudice Emma/Sense and Sensibility Mansfield Park Northanger Abbey I…

7Seven Things to Say about “Persuasion”

As I said in an earlier post “Persuasion” is my favorite Jane Austen novel.  Here are 7seven thing about “Persuasion” Anne Elliot is smart and her opinion and help is always sought by others. When her family becomes financially unstable, they must downsize, rent their estate, and take a place in Bath, England. When moving…

7seven Things About “Believe Boldly”

As I was reading this book I was mentally listing people I thought would get a lot out of it, until I hit a page about a third of the way in that knocked me down. In the first chapter Erica talks about Normal-rational realists and Supers- the super spiritual, Erica identified as a “Normal”,…

Mo and Dale Mysteries

This is probably the best young reader series I have read in a very long time, I absolutely LOVE this series. When I first wrote this blog post I had only read the first 2 books in the series, I have since read the third book.  In two weeks on Tuesday September 11, 2018 the…