Book Review: The Joy Model: A Step-by-Step Guide to Peace, Purpose, and Balance, by Jeff Spadafora

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Hello again, everyone. Tonight finds us in a new book review and this time its The Joy Model: A Step-by-Step Guide to Peace, Purpose, and Balance, by Jeff Spadafora.

In The Joy Model, Jeff Spadafora offers a Christians a better, more solidified model of finding joy within the church family, He believes that joy comes from balancing the practical and spiritual sides of our lives—from the “Doing” and the “Being” of the Christian sphere.

On the spiritual side, he reveals tried and true disciplines that move readers from knowing about God to actually experiencing him. On the practical side, he shows how to transform relationships, attitudes, finances, and work in ways that result in significant increases in joy.

This book is more about creating joy within your own relationship with God in a lasting and truly meaningful way. To find out more about this book, click here.

Enjoy,

Nicole

 

Please note, this book was received from book look bloggers; all opinions are my own. Thank you.

Book Review: The Cherished Quilt (An Amish Heirloom Novel), by Amy Clipston

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Hello again, everyone. Tonight I’m reviewing The Cherished Quilt (An Amish Heirloom Novel), by Amy Clipston.

This story centers on Emily Fisher, daughter of a local merchant in Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania. She’s hopeful to strike a new friendship with her father’s new employee, Christopher Hochstetler, but after he arrives, his cold demeanor freezes her attempts at building a friendship. When Emily is kind to him, he tries to remain distant, but he soon finds himself stealing glances at her throughout the day. It’s through her compassion, and skills at quilt making, that the two form a strong bond and our story is centered.

This is a cute, timely holiday story. To find out more about this book, click here.

Enjoy,

Nicole

Please note, this book was received from book look bloggers; all opinions are my own. Thank you.

 

Review: The Night Voyage: A Magical Adventure and Coloring Book (Time Adult Coloring Books) by Daria Song

Hello again, everyone! Tonight finds us with a new book review and this time it is The Night Voyage: A Magical Adventure and Coloring Book (Time Adult Coloring Books) by Daria Song. 

The Night Voyage is an evocatively illustrated story, and the third in the series, of a little girl who is swept away on the eve of her birthday by her toy train conductor on a magical journey to distribute gifts around the globe. The Night Voyage continues Daria Song’s wildly successful series with the beautifully intricate art that her fans have come to love, from penny-farthing bicycles to hot air balloon-filled skies.

This book would make an excellent gift this holiday season. To find out more about this book, click here.

Enjoy,

Nicole

Please note, this book was received as a review copy from Blogging for Books. All opinions are my own, thank you.

Book review: Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People, by Nadia Bolz-Weber

 

Hello again, everyone! Tonight finds us with a new book review and this time it’s Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People, by Nadia Bolz-Weber.

In Accidental Saints, New York Times best-selling au­thor Nadia Bolz-Weber invites readers into a taking a second look at what she calls “a religious but not-so-spiritual life.” Tattooed, angry and profane, those that resist God, but are called to serve.

This book has a little something for us all. To find out about this book, click here.

Enjoy,

Nicole

Please note, this book was received as a review copy from Blogging for Books. All opinions are my own, thank you.

Book review: The Kindness Challenge: Thirty Days to Improve Any Relationship, by Shaunti Feldhahn

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Hello again, everyone. Today finds us with a new book review and this time it’s The Kindness Challenge: Thirty Days to Improve Any Relationship, by Shaunti Feldhahn.

After years of extensive research, Shaunti Feldhahn has concluded that kindness is a superpower. An obtainable and controllable force that can proactively change any relationship, make your life easier and better, and transform our culture as a whole. But how does it work? And how can you show kindness when you don’t feel like it? By just trying to be a little kinder each day.

In The Kindness Challenge, Shaunti explores….
-Three simple acts that make all the difference in any relationship
-Whether kindness is ever the wrong approach
– The seven ways you may be unkind and never realize it
– Eight types of kindness—and which might be the best fit for you

With self-assessments, a 30-day challenge, and specific kindness ideas, The Kindness Challenge can make your toughest relationships better and your good relationships great—starting today.

This book is a must-read this holiday season. To find out more about this book, click here.

Enjoy,

Nicole

 

Please note, this book was received as a review copy from Blogging for Books. All opinions are my own, thank you.

Book review: KJV, Journal the Word Bible, Large Print, Bonded Leather, Brown, Red Letter Edition: Reflection Journal

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Hello again, everyone. Tonight I have a new review and this time the KJV, Journal the Word Bible, Large Print, Bonded Leather, Brown, Red Letter Edition: Reflection Journal.

The KJV Journal the Word™ Bible, Large Print allows you to creatively draw, paint, and journal your every day next to your treasured verses. With unique and sophisticated covers, this single-column large print edition features thick cream-colored paper with lightly ruled lines in the extra-wide margins, perfect to reflect on God’s Word.

Features of this Bible include:

  • Lined, wide margins for notes
  • Thicker cream paper
  • Large print 10-pt font e
  • Words of Christ in red
  • Ribbon marker
  • Elastic band for closure

This book will be a great edition to my own home journaling and to find out more about this book yourself, click here.

 

Enjoy,

Nicole

Please note, this review was made possible by a received review copy provided by Blogging for Books. All opinions are my own, thank you.

Book Review: The I Factor: How Building a Great Relationship with Yourself Is the Key to a Happy, Successful Life, by Van Moody

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Hello again, everyone! Tonight finds us in a new book review and this time it’s The I Factor: How Building a Great Relationship with Yourself Is the Key to a Happy, Successful Life, by Van Moody.

In this book Moody identifies three dynamics essential to winning the battle of the I-Factor: identity, significance, and perspective, explaining that when you understand your identity you know who you are, setting your foundation for everything else in your life. And when you understand perspective, you can view the problems you face as stepping-stones to greatness rather than stumbling blocks.

Weaving together personal stories and biblical truth, this book is a must-have for every home. To find out more about this book, click here.

 

Enjoy,

Nicole

Please note, this review was made possible by a received review copy provided by Blogging for Books. All opinions are my own, thank you.