Monthly Archives: February 2016

Literacy Musing Mondays Linkup: Studying Scripture

Welcome back to Literacy Musing Mondays. We’re glad you are  here and can’t wait to see the great posts you’ll link up this week! Without further ado, I present to you our guest poster, Ronne Rock. Inviting Story in Scripture by … Continue reading

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Final Friday Family Faves

Who can believe it’s already time for the second Final Friday Family Faves installment of 2016? I’ll share our family’s favorite books, and I’d love to hear about your family’s favorites in the comments! February has been a big reading month … Continue reading

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Five Reasons Your Son Will Love Caddie Woodlawn

Too often we put our kids in boxes when it comes to literature. Boys will revel in books about cars, ninjas, and superheros. Girls will delight in princesses, fashion, and friendship-themed tales. While these stereotypes often hold true, we need to … Continue reading

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Literacy Musing Mondays Linkup: Cultivate Family Love

So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13 Welcome to another great week at the Literacy Musing Mondays Linkup – your place to celebrate reading, writing, Scripture, blogging, learning, … Continue reading

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Five Minute Friday: Forget

For as high as the heavens are above the earth, so great is his love for those who fear him; as far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us. – Psalm 103:11-12 Do you … Continue reading

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Talk About Jesus Tuesday: An Unusual Service

One of my favorite Scripture verses is Mark 10:45. “The Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” I relish in my Savior’s love as I … Continue reading

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Literacy Musing Linkup: Becoming Book Lovers + Contest

CONGRATULATIONS to our #LMMLinkup Community! You set yet another record this week with 115 posts linked up. Our previous record of 91 posts was set just last week! You are incredible! How many resources can we serve each other by … Continue reading

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Five Minute Friday: Limit

Thanks for joining me today as I once again participate in the Five Minute Friday community and write about limits (with a five minute time limit and no editing allowed). Thinking about my own limits can be discouraging, but contrasting my frailty … Continue reading

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An Insider’s Guide to Praying for the World: A Review

Overview Nothing fuels prayer like seeing a need with your own eyes. Journey with Brian Stiller as he gathers firsthand information and prayer requests direct from Christians around the world. Filled with stories of faith and risk, tragedy and hope, … Continue reading

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Literacy Musing Mondays Linkup: Reading Communities

Thanks for helping us set another record at Literacy Musing Mondays last week with 91 FABULOUS posts linked up. Way to go! We are launching a initiative to encourage even more interaction at your linkup by honoring the person who comments on other people’s … Continue reading

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