Category: nonfiction

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 […]


Author Interview: Karla Akins & A Pair of Miracles

Author Interview: Karla Akins & A Pair of Miracles

Posted December 15, 2017 / 8 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Karla Akins to the blog today to talk about her book, A Pair of Miracles! Karla Akins is the mother of five, including twin sons with autism. She has a bachelor’s in special education from Western Governors University and a doctorate in Christian education from […]


Author Interview: Becky Baudouin and Cancer, Faith & Unexpected Joy

Author Interview: Becky Baudouin and Cancer, Faith & Unexpected Joy

Posted November 26, 2017 / 4 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Becky Baudouin to the blog today! Her new book is about a topic currently close to my own heart ♥ Becky Baudouin (pronounced Beau-dwen) is a freelance writer and speaker and a former columnist for Chicago’s Daily Herald newspaper. Her three daughters supplied her with […]


Author Interview: Lucinda Secrest McDowell

Author Interview: Lucinda Secrest McDowell

Posted November 25, 2017 / 0 Comments

As part of the Litfuse Blog Tour for Ordinary Graces, I am pleased to welcome Lucinda Secrest McDowell to the blog today! Lucinda Secrest McDowell is passionate about embracing life – both through deep soul care from drawing closer to God, as well as living courageously in order to touch […]



Book Review: Total Christmas Makeover by Melissa Spoelstra

Book Review: Total Christmas Makeover by Melissa Spoelstra

Posted November 20, 2017 / 1 Comment

Give your Christmas a makeover with this practical approach to help your family learn what it means to truly celebrate their Savior. In the bustle of the Christmas season, it can be easy to get swept up in all of the things to do. But it’s important to pause and […]


Author Interview: Champ Thornton & Pass It On

Author Interview: Champ Thornton & Pass It On

Posted November 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

As part of the Litfuse blog tour for Pass It On, I am pleased today to welcome Champ Thornton to the blog! Champ Thornton, MDiv, is associate pastor at Ogletown Baptist Church in Delaware. He has pastored in South Carolina and served as director of SOMA, a ministry training school […]