Unexpected Places by Anthony Evans – Book Review

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Unexpected Places: Thoughts On God, Faith, And Finding Your Own Voice Have you ever felt like you’ve lived under the shadow of greatness – felt the pressure of stepping into shoes that you felt were bigger than you could ever fill? Do you know what it’s like to feel that everyone else is looking at […]

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A Light So Lovely – Book Review

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A Light So Lovely: The Spiritual Legacy of Madeleine L’Engle – Book Review I first discovered Madeleine L’Engle the way most of us do – through the reading of her Newbery Award winning book, A Wrinkle In Time as a child. Of course, my love affair did not end there – I eagerly devoured sequel […]

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I Can Only Imagine – Small Group Kit Review & Giveaway

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I Can Only Imagine – Small Group Kit Review When we grow up in an abusive household where we feel unloved, it’s hard to extend grace and forgiveness to those who have hurt us later in life. But with God, all things are possible, as the March 2018 faith-based movie I Can Only Imagine demonstrates. […]

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If You Only Knew by Jamie Ivie – Book Review

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If You Only Knew: My Unlikely, Unavoidable Story Of Becoming Free – Book Review Did you know that there was once a time when people lived without the burden of guilt and shame dictating the way they conducted their daily lives? Long ago in a garden, a man and woman named Adam and Eve walked […]

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It’s Just Nerves: Notes On A Disability – Book Review & Giveaway

It’s Just Nerves by Kelly Davio – Book Review You should never judge a book by its cover… you should never judge a woman before you’ve walked a mile in her shoes… and you should never judge a person who lives with a chronic illness and disability until you know their story and you understand […]

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Living With No Excuses by Noah Galloway – Book Review

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Living With No Excuses – The Remarkable Rebirth Of An American Soldier – Book Review I have nothing but respect for the men and women who serve in the armed forces and protect our country while risking their lives all around the world. It’s hard to fathom the depth of the injuries and scars – […]

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Wordless Wednesday – Cat Daddy Book Review

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Welcome To Wordless Wednesday At Create With Joy! Cat Daddy by Jackson Galaxy #ChewyInfluencer Review When Jackson Galaxy first swaggered into the Humane Society of Boulder Valley many years ago, he wasn’t looking for a cat or dreaming of becoming a cat whisperer. No, the now famous star of Animal Planet’s My Cat From Hell […]

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The Book Nook At Create With Joy #28 Featuring Clear Seeing Place

Welcome to the Book Nook At Create With Joy! Welcome to the Book Nook at Create With Joy – a place where book lovers from around the world gather to share their collective love of books, reading, and all things literary! We are a family-friendly community of bibliophiles from all backgrounds – readers, bloggers, book […]

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Wordless Wednesday Featuring Kit Kat & Lucy

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Welcome To Wordless Wednesday At Create With Joy! Kit Kat & Lucy – Book Review Have you ever moved from one place to another – or, perhaps, from from one season in your life to another – only to discover that the transition did not go as smoothly as you envisioned? Perhaps you found it […]

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Shaken by Tim Tebow – Book Review

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Shaken: Discovering Your True Identity In The Midst Of Life’s Storms – Review When the storms of life threaten to overtake you – when the world is trying to erode your sense of self-worth and value by constantly streaming negativity your way – how do you find the courage and the strength to stay true […]

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Living With A Seal – Book Review

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Living With A Seal: 31 Days Training With The Toughest Man On The Planet If you don’t challenge yourself, you don’t know yourself. – David Goggins (SEAL) What would your life look like if every day, you pushed yourself beyond your physical limits and strived to get in the best shape of your life? How […]

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