Category Recommended Books

Why God Doesn’t (Necessarily) Want You to Pursue Your Dreams | Donna Jones

It’s everywhere: the notion that you can and should pursue your dreams. In fact, you likely feel like a failure if you aren’t pursuing your dream, or you battle discouragement if you’ve pursued a dream that hasn’t been fulfilled. Maybe you find yourself on the other end of the spectrum: feeling like a loser because […]

The Invisible Tails Series by Davy Liu

The Invisible Tails Series, written and illustrated by Davy Liu, consists of five books. Each told from the animals’ perspective as eyewitnesses of some of the most compelling stories in history: Enchanted Tree Fire Fish Jordan’s Guest The Royal Feast The Giant Leaf At the age of 13 Davy Liu moved halfway across the world to […]

Recommended Reading | SEEK | Donna Jones

The market is chockfull of books and Bible studies for well-seasoned believers, but what about the woman who longs to know God but has never cracked open a Bible? Seek is a refreshingly real look at the fundamentals of the Christian faith, written for the woman who doesn’t know Jacob from Job. Readers will discover […]

Recommended Reading | RAISING KIDS WITH GOOD MANNERS | Donna Jones

Studies show that kids who are well-mannered are more confident and successful and have better relationships. What parent doesn’t crave that for their child? In this practical book, parents, teachers, and child-care providers will discover the keys to raising well-mannered children–with results in less than six weeks. From training a two-year-old to say “please” to […]

Recommended Reading | Boomerangs to Arrows | Sharon Norris Elliott

In the face of high unemployment rates, rising costs of living, economic recession, and the present generation’s general malaise, many parents feel obligated to offer prolonged housing and financial assistance to young adult offspring. But as time passes, how can these boomerang children be transformed into arrows loosed from the parental quiver? Based upon an […]

Recommended Reading | Words Matter | Janet Lynn Mitchell

THIS IS A GREAT BACK-TO-SCHOOL book to read and discuss with your children. Do the words we say really matter? Has anyone ever said they were proud of you, that you were talented, valued, and loved? Did these words move, transform, and motivate you? What words have stuck with you since childhood? Have they given […]

A Little Book … Can Help Set the Captives Free

By Kathi Macias Abraham Lincoln said, “Slavery is founded on the selfishness of man’s nature; opposition to it on his love for justice.” What a powerful picture of the dichotomy of man’s soul! The first epitomizes the unregenerated person, seeking only its own glory and gratification. The second expresses the longing of the God-infused soul, […]

Book Tour Kickoff: Transformed By Tough Times :: Steve Reed

A book about tough times usually implies that the author has had some personal experiences that connect to that topic. Where did the book start for you?  In college, I was a kicker and punter at Oklahoma State University under a demanding head coach, Jimmy Johnson. (Football fans might recognize him as the coach for […]

CSS Virtual Book Tour with Kathi Macias for THE MOSES QUILT

The Quilt Series sounds interesting, but what makes it unique or sets it apart from the many other quilt books that are so popular right now? First, I must confess to NOT being a quilter. I’ve never even considered taking it up! Second, I love quilts and have always been fascinated by the stories behind […]

Blog Tour Kickoff of UNEXPECTED CHRISTMAS HERO by Kathi Macias

Welcome to the official virtual book tour kickoff for author Kathi Macias’ newest release in her Christmas series, UNEXPECTED CHRISTMAS HERO. You will find interviews and book reviews posted on blogs around the blogosphere. There will also be free copies of this book being given away at various locations, including this blog — see below […]

The Complete Freedom Series Giveaway | THE DELIVERER | Book Tour with Kathi Macias

  While this is the third and final book in the Freedom Series, I’m sure there are people who are just learning about it. Would you please share what prompted you to write these books on such topic as relevant and difficult as human trafficking? I was finishing up my previous fiction series for New […]

Happy #BookBday to Poppy Smith on the official release “Why Can’t He Be More Like ME? (book giveaway)

  “What do you and your spouse have in common?” “We got married on the same day.” Many women can identify with that sentiment. They want their marriages to be happy and honoring to God, but they wonder how when their mate baffles and even irritates them so. Some may even wonder if they made […]

Blog Tour Kick Off for SPECIAL DELIVERY by Kathi Macias | Book Giveaway

BOOK GIVEAWAY … APRIL 2, 2012 Post a comment on this blog about either book 1 or 2 of the Freedom Series, human trafficking, or Kathi Macias to enter your name in the FREE book giveaway. We will give away a set — Deliver Me From Evil and Special Delivery by Kathi Macias. (US and […]

THE ART OF HELPING by Lauren Littauer Briggs (Book Tour & Book Giveaway)

All of us want to offer comfort and support to someone who is hurting, but we often don’t know what to say or do. The Art of Helping—What to Say and Do When Someone is Hurting addresses 30 of the most common heartaches people face and takes away your fear of involvement by helping you […]

THE FREEDOM SERIES — BOOK 1 .. DELIVER ME FROM EVIL by Kathi Macias (Interview & Book Giveaway)

ABOUT THE BOOK  Deliver Me from Evil introduces readers to Mara, an eighteen-year-old girl who has been enslaved for nearly ten years, having been sold by her parents in Mexico and then smuggled across the border into San Diego where she was forced into sexual slavery. Readers will also meet 18-year-old, Bible-college-bound Jonathan and his […]