Books, Book Reviews

Hagar: Rediscovering the God Who Sees Me by Shadia Hirchi (Book Review & Blog Tour)

About the Book Book: Hagar Author: Shadia Hrichi Genre: Religion / Bible Study Release Date: October 10, 2017 You are ”The God Who Sees Me.” Discover a close relationship with God–no matter the pain or suffering in your life. Witness the depths of God’s compassion through the eyes of Hagar, a runaway slave who meets… Continue reading Hagar: Rediscovering the God Who Sees Me by Shadia Hirchi (Book Review & Blog Tour)

Blogging, Books

Net Galley #ReviewAThon Round Up!

NetGalley is hostted a "Reivew a Thon" from July 22-August 30th . The goal of the #ReviewAThon was to encourage bloggers to work their way through our TBR ("to be read") piles. Net Galley is a great website that provides free advanced reader copies to bloggers and readers in exchange for an honest review. I… Continue reading Net Galley #ReviewAThon Round Up!

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Book Reviews, Books, Women in Ministry

#BookReview: A Week in the Life of a Greco-Roman Woman by Holly Beers brings the first century to life @ivpress

A Week In the Life of a Greco-Roman Woman by Holly Beers brings the first century teachings of Paul to life for modern readers.  I will refer to this book when preparing sermons on St. Paul's teachings in the future.

Book Reviews, Books, Ministry, Pastoral Life, Women in Ministry

Book Review: Near the Exit by Lori Erickson- An Episcopal deacon explores death from a spiritual perspective @NetGalley #ReviewAThon

In Near the Exit, Travels of the Not-So-Grim Reaper, Lori Erickson, travel writer and Episcopal deacon, takes readers on a spiritual journey to face death head on in order to learn about what makes us human.