By Gary Morland, “A Family Shaped by Grace” is one of those books that intersperses wisdom with anecdotes. There’s a lot to absorb here, but it is worth it. The author bares his soul on the pages. He shares his hard-won lessons, and the readers can profit from his mistakes. It seems as though he […]
The quote on the back cover says a lot about this book: “There is no perfect family, no life free of mess. But in the midst of all of it, God is there, reminding us, “My child, I got this.” So, “if” you every lose it, feel like you are going crazy, or scream your […]
I hope many people read this and act on it I had a disturbing experience yesterday that got me thinking. Here’s what happened: I was jogging along a sidewalk across from, and just west of a school. I could see a group gathered, probably waiting on the lawn for a field trip bus to pick […]
If you have children, and they are in, or nearing their teens, you will want this book (if you read). One of the absolute best books on this topic I have EVER read. In fact, I am seriously thinking about starting a book discussion group based on it as a community outreach to help others.
To write this post, I paged and paged through a book, looking for the quote. It resonated strongly with me. I couldn’t find the quote, but I shall try to reconstruct its thoughts. I wish I had this thought when I was in the beginnings of the struggle to learn how to deal with, and […]
Hi, all! I am an experienced mom, actually nearing the end of my every-day, hands-on parenting years. But this book…one of the few I wish I’d had as a younger mom. Full of encouragement and wise counsel, the Holy Spirit breathes through the prayers and scriptures given for each heart-wrenching topic. Very good perspective for […]
Hi, friends! I got an advance copy of The Manual to Manhood for the express purpose of reading it, then blogging about it. Not a problem–in fact this book was a pleasure to read. With ten categories of knowledge/tips, Catherman covers the entire scope of hard-hitting practical wisdom for men. The book […]