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When God Gave Us Words by Sandy Eisenberg Sasso

When God Gave Us Words by Sandy Eisenberg Sasso is an imaginative origin story. The story is that God wants to give humans words, the angels resist, wanting that ability to be theirs alone. God persists, so the angels distribute … Continue reading

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Fish-Boy An Inuit Folk Tale by Vanita Oelschlager

Fish-Boy: An Inuit Folk Tale by Vanita Oelschlager is very cute story with colorful and delightful illustrations. In this story, an old Inuit man tells the story of Fish Boy. The Arctic region of North America is a land of long days, icy cold, hardy … Continue reading

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From Depths We Rise by Sarah Rodriguez

From Depths We Rise by Sarah Rodriguez is a story where the author recounts her husband Joel’s battle with cancer, their struggle to conceive, his eventual death, and her attempts at IVF afterward. Sarah was writing about incredibly emotional experiences … Continue reading

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What About Me? by Vicki Courtney

What About Me? by Vicki Courtney addresses the very issues almost every young girl faces in an easy-to-read style, as if they were sitting down together over a cup of hot chocolate. Each chapter has QR codes to scan that … Continue reading

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365 Encouraging Verses of the Bible for Women A Hope-Filled Reading for Every Day of the Year by Barbour Publishing

365 Encouraging Verses of the Bible for Women: A Hope-Filled Reading for Every Day of the Year by Barbour Publishing is an encouraging devotional. It is encouraging, uplifting, and hits on the deep questions. This book hits on faith, love, family, … Continue reading

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The Hawaiian Quilt by Wanda E. Brunstetter, and Jean Brunstetter

The Hawaiian Quilt by Wanda E. Brunstetter & Jean Brunstetter is a refreshing new twist on Amish fiction. This is not your typical Amish story. There is such faith, hope, dreams, heartbreak and determination throughout this wonderful story. This one … Continue reading

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Level the Playing Field: The Past, Present, and Future of Women’s Pro Sports by Kristina Rutherford

Level the Playing Field: The Past, Present, and Future of Women’s Pro Sports by Kristina Rutherford is a book that will inspire young athletes.  It is a great book that contains information for all young athletes, male and female. It is a … Continue reading

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Mount Hope: An Amish Retelling of Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park by Sarah Price

Mount Hope: An Amish Retelling of Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park by Sarah Price starts out in a small Amish community in Colorado. In the beginning of the story Fanny Price finds out that she and her brother will be leaving … Continue reading

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Advent in Narnia by Heidi Haverkamp

Advent in Narnia by Heidi Haverkamp is a wonderful devotional. The book is written to follow the season of Advent and a small group studying The Lion, The Witch and The Warddrobe with matching scripture. This book handles small chapters … Continue reading

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Fighting the fight, finished the race, keep the faith Sermonette

This sermonette was delivered on August 3, 2016 during Southeastern Conference of SDA’s teachers convention. In high school I went to a public school where I ran track and field competitively. As as athlete this verse had a special meaning … Continue reading

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