Not all books I loved, but books that stuck with me... Christian living/devotional/spiritual matters - I don't know what the appropriate category is here. Not all of these were published in 2017, I just read them then. 1. The Broken Way by Ann Voskamp Ann Voskamp's writing creates mixed feelings for me. I love… Continue reading My 2017 Stand Out Books: Christian Living
I will give you five... Five books that I enjoyed from 2017 (that were not fiction, that is. My fiction post is here.) Not all of these were published in 2017, I just read them then. 1. The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel This is the story of a man named Christopher Knight who… Continue reading My 2017 Stand Out Books: Nonfiction
Help! Too many books! Said no one ever, of course, but when one is trying to narrow down a massive book list to just a handful to recommend to friends, it can be a bit overwhelming. Before I dive in, a note of clarification: these are not always my favorite books in the sense… Continue reading My 2017 Stand Out Books
It's been so long since I've written a blog post that I couldn't remember how to log in. After months of saying to myself, "Just write something!" I am finally, literally just writing something, hoping to get the ball rolling. What I've Been Reading: Surprise! I love to read. As the first quarter of 2017 comes… Continue reading Rusty
As this blog progresses, you will quickly find out that I looooove to read. And the Amazon Deal of the Day today goes straight to my patriotic, historical-non-fiction-loving heart: twenty excellent American history Kindle ebooks. Remember, this is a one day sale, and it is just for the Kindle version, but you can download the… Continue reading Great American History Kindle Book Deals Today Only!
Last night as we were trying to have a little family Bible reading time, the kids kept being silly and making jokes. They were warned that there was a time for laughing and a time for listening, and right now, they should be listening. Everyone sobered up and got serious. Our lesson was on Genesis… Continue reading Family Devotions