Category: nonfiction

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): More Than These by June Kimmel

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): More Than These by June Kimmel

Posted May 12, 2018 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the More Than These blog blitz and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: More Than These Author: June Kimmel Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: May 11, 2018 Genre: Christian, NonFiction, Women’s Issues More Than These: A Woman’s Love for God addresses the question that every woman who […]


Author Interview: Katie Bennett & Heavenly Minded Mom

Author Interview: Katie Bennett & Heavenly Minded Mom

Posted May 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

With Mothers Day right around the corner, I thought it appropriate to welcome popular mommy blogger Katie Bennett to the blog today to chat about her new book, Heavenly Minded Mom. Katie Bennett is the author of Heavenly Minded Mom and the creator of the Top Mommy Bloggers’ award-winning blog […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Leader’s Wife by Debby Thompson

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Leader’s Wife by Debby Thompson

Posted May 5, 2018 / 3 Comments

Welcome to The Leader’s Wife blog blitz and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: The Leader’s Wife Author: Debby Thompson Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: May 11, 2018 Genre: Christian NonFiction, Marriage As a woman leading a life of influence, you may find yourself without sufficient clarity or equipping […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring/Summer 2018 Non-Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring/Summer 2018 Non-Fiction

Posted April 22, 2018 / 4 Comments

Happy Sunday! Today, we wrap up the week’s worth of posts about upcoming books I’m excited to read! We’re finishing with non-fiction, and while it’s not my go-to genre there are some great titles coming May-August that I’ve added to my TBR pile! Here’s a refresher of the schedule in […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Love, Amy by Amy Young

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Love, Amy by Amy Young

Posted April 19, 2018 / 41 Comments

I don’t normally review (or read) memoirs, but in this case my ESOL teacher side absolutely could not resist when it came across my radar! GENRE: Christian NonFiction/Memoir PUBLISHER: Amy Young RELEASE DATE: June 2, 2017 PAGES: 252 She came to China with a lesson plan. What she found was […]


Book Review: Holy in the Moment by Ginger Harrington

Book Review: Holy in the Moment by Ginger Harrington

Posted April 6, 2018 / 2 Comments

GENRE: Christian NonFiction/Spiritual Growth PUBLISHER: Abingdon Press RELEASE DATE: March 6, 2018 PAGES: 240 Enjoying life (zoe) in Christ comes in the choices we make moment-by-moment. Ginger Harrington invites women to discover how intentional choices made in the moment can become holy habits. With a refreshing perspective, she shows that […]


Author Interview: Ginger Harrington & Holy in the Moment

Author Interview: Ginger Harrington & Holy in the Moment

Posted March 21, 2018 / 4 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Ginger Harrington to the blog today! Author of Holy in the Moment, Ginger Harrington is an award-winning blogger, speaker, and ministry leader. A military spouse and mom of three, Ginger helped create the Planting Roots: Strength to Thrive in Military Life military ministry where she […]



Author Interview: Fred Sievert & Grace Revealed

Author Interview: Fred Sievert & Grace Revealed

Posted March 13, 2018 / 2 Comments

As part of the Litfuse blog tour for Grace Revealed, I am pleased to welcome Fred Sievert to the blog today! Fred Sievert is a speaker, author, and former president of New York Life Insurance Company. Following his early retirement at age fifty-nine, Sievert attended Yale Divinity School and received […]


Author Interview: Kelly Johnson & Being Brave

Author Interview: Kelly Johnson & Being Brave

Posted March 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

Do you find fear paralyzes you from speaking truth, living boldly, and encouraging others? If so, you are not alone! Please join me in welcoming Kelly Johnson to the blog today! Kelly Johnson is a counselor, coach, writer, speaker, retreat leader, and human rights advocate. She has a Masters degree in […]


Author Interview: Tiffany Bluhm & Never Alone

Author Interview: Tiffany Bluhm & Never Alone

Posted February 28, 2018 / 1 Comment

Join me in welcoming today’s guest, Tiffany Bluhm – Bible teacher, speaker, and debut author of Never Alone: Exchanging Your Tender Hurts for God’s Healing Grace! Tiffany Bluhm is the author of Never Alone and its companion Bible study. She is a speaker and writer who is passionate about helping […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Breaking Toxic Soul Ties by Tom Brown

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Breaking Toxic Soul Ties by Tom Brown

Posted February 27, 2018 / 5 Comments

Going through this world in relationship with other people inevitably creates connections in our inner being called soul ties. When these relationships are loving, supportive, and nurturing, positive soul ties are created. But if the relationships become abusive or manipulative, or cause rejection, they can create a toxic brokenness within […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): 21 Days of Love by Kathy Ide

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): 21 Days of Love by Kathy Ide

Posted February 17, 2018 / 9 Comments

Love can be found in many treasured relationships: boyfriend-girlfriend, husband-wife, parent-child … with a special friend, teacher, or pet … in the kindness of a stranger. We even have a national holiday to celebrate love. The greatest love ever known is God’s abundant love for us, His children. And He […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Rhonda Stoppe & Real-Life Romance

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Rhonda Stoppe & Real-Life Romance

Posted February 14, 2018 / 6 Comments

I hope you’re having an awesome Valentine’s Day – and that, more than anything, you have felt God’s love wrap around you today ♥ KissingBooks are great, but we can’t let them replace the real-life romance God has knit together for us! That’s what today’s guest is here to talk […]


Author Interview: Nancy C. Anderson & Avoiding the Greener Grass Syndrome

Author Interview: Nancy C. Anderson & Avoiding the Greener Grass Syndrome

Posted January 29, 2018 / 8 Comments

Please join me today in welcoming author Nancy Anderson to the blog! Nancy C. Anderson is an award-winning writer who has contributed to thirty books, including six Chicken Soup for the Soul titles. She is also the author of Avoiding the Greener Grass Syndrome: How to Grow Affair-Proof Hedges Around […]


Book Review: Sacred Rest by Saundra Dalton-Smith

Book Review: Sacred Rest by Saundra Dalton-Smith

Posted January 12, 2018 / 10 Comments

Staying busy is easy. Staying well rested- there’s a challenge. How can you keep your energy, happiness, creativity, and relationships fresh and thriving in the midst of never-ending family demands, career pressures, and the stress of everyday life? In Sacred Rest, Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith, a board-certified internal medicine doctor, reveals why […]




New Releases I’m Excited About: Winter 2018 Non-Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Winter 2018 Non-Fiction

Posted December 31, 2017 / 4 Comments

Today finishes our week of posts about the upcoming new releases that I’m excited about!! While I do read mostly fiction, sometimes a few nonfiction reads catch my eye too! Here is the schedule of posts so you can catch up on what you’ve missed & zero in on your […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Christmas List

Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Christmas List

Posted December 19, 2017 / 30 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is (as you may have guessed) ‘books I want to see under the tree’. Books are always a good idea to have on a Christmas list. Why? Well first … duh. 😉 Second, they don’t go out of style and they won’t not […]