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Awesome!

Title: Awesome!
Author: Dick Eastman
Publisher: Chosen Books
ISBN: 978-0-8007-6195-0

 “Each day we spend during our Month in the Son, a chapter will help us explore the wonders of a foundational aspect of Christ’s nature and character,” Dick Eastman writes in the introduction of his book, Awesome!: Exploring the Nature and Names of Jesus.

~ What ~
This two-hundred-and-forty-four-page hardcover book targets those who enjoy dwelling on the amazing qualities of our Lord Jesus Christ. After a foreword by Mark Batterson, acknowledgments, introduction, and instructions, thirty-one chapters about Jesus’s nature and character are discussed, ending with notes, the author’s biography, and an advertisement. Using mainly the Amplified Bible, the AMPC, CEV, ESV, KJV, MSG, MEV, NASB, NIRV, NIV, NIV1984, NKJV, NLT, and TPT versions are referenced. A white silk ribbon marker is attached.

In this devotional meant to be read over a month’s time, the subjects of Jesus’s awesome and powerful personality are described. Each chapter begins with a quote from a well-known writer, pastor, or missionary, followed by several pages about a specific quality of Christ, usually including written out Bible verses. There is a prayer for the day involving the topic, a generic four-step practical application, and a page of ongoing alphabetical lists that glorify Jesus’s name with verses to look up. Some of the subject titles about Jesus use the adjectives supreme, beautiful, suffering, compassionate, spotless, missional, authoritative, worthy, joyful, steadfast, preeminent, and incomparable.

~Why ~
Focusing on the attributes of Jesus is important to the daily believer’s walk so this is a vital collection of His character and nature. I appreciate it concentrates on Christ and not the writer’s experiences like so many devotionals tend to do; it includes Scripture to back up its foundings. The prayers are written from the heart and reiterate the chapter’s topic well.

One chapter I liked was The Returning Jesus. Beginning with a quote from Billy Graham, the following paragraphs remind us of looking forward to the return of Christ. As He promised in John 14 and 1 Thessalonians, we are to look for a cleavage in the sky. God has extreme patience as we wait impatiently for the Rapture while He builds our eternal home (I Peter 3:8-9). The prayer longs for Jesus’s return in anticipation.

~ Why Not ~
Those who do not have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ may not think this book is helpful or edifying, yet it is the foundation of our beliefs that magnify and glorify our Savior. Some may not like that the paragraphs are limited to four pages in a chapter, the application is repeated without any additional information about the topic, and the lists are alphabetical so often do not relate to the chapter’s subject.

~ Wish ~
It would be advantageous to have the list of the 868 names at the back of the book for quick reference. I wish there were not so many Bible versions chosen.

~ Want ~
If you want to do a month-long study on Jesus’s character and nature, this will help you get closer to Him. My favorite part was the lists that contain almost nine hundred awesome names of Christ to cherish throughout the year.

Thanks to Chosen, Baker Publishing, and the author for this complimentary book that I am under no obligation to review.

Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars

#BakerPublishing #ChosenBakerPublishing #DickEastman #AwesomeExploringtheNatureandNamesofJesus

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30,000 Stitches

Title: 30,000 Stitches
Author: Amanda Davis
Illustrator: Sally Wern Comport
Publisher: WorthyKids
ISBN: 978-1-5460-1369-3

“Fifty states, thousands of hands, and 30,000 stitches later, the flag returned home to New York City. Thirty feet wide. Twenty feet tall. Full of hope. Full of strength,” Amanda Davis writes in her children’s book, 30,000 Stitches: The Inspiring Story of the National 9/11 Flag.

~ What ~
This forty-page oversized hardbound with a matching jacket targets children five to eight years old who want to learn what happened to the American flag that was damaged on September 11, 2001 in New York City. With no scary scenes, it focuses on remembering the tragic event that occurred almost twenty years ago. The illustrations are vibrant and interesting as they follow the flag being repaired across the United States. The ending includes an author’s note, acknowledgments, sources, reflections, and photo credits.

Honoring our flag is important, especially when it was one that was marred due to the World Trade Towers collapsing. This weaved story starts with the flag being stored until six years later, when it is moved from town to town and coast to coast among the fifty states to be stitched and repaired by survivors, war veterans, educators, first responders, service heroes, and many others. The book commemorates its return to New York and also includes more information, photos, and its restoration process.

~Why ~
Since it soon will be twenty years since 9/11, this book is wonderful for children and adults to read and remember what the red, white, and blue flag means to Americans. I appreciate that its content is sensitive about the many lives lost yet includes how the fabric of America is strong, heals, and endures. A read like this helps repair scars, restores faith, and unites its people. Adding the photographs at the end solidifies how important a task it was to fix the thirty by iconic symbol we cherish.

~ Why Not ~
Those who are not patriotic or have no love for America or its flag will have no interest in the book. Children with sensory issues may find some of the illustrations too busy. Some of the two and three-syllable words may be hard for beginner readers.

~ Wish ~
It would be nice if similar books that promoted history and patriotism were written for our children.

~ Want ~
If you want your young child to remember 9/11 in an uplifting, honoring way twenty years after the tragic event happened, this inspirational book about our flag raises hope and unity out of the past’s ashes.

Thanks to Hachette Book Group, WorthyKids, and the author for this complimentary book that I am under no obligation to review.

#Hachette #WorthyKids #30000Stitches #InspiringStoryoftheNational911Flag #AmandaDavis #SallyWernComport #Remembering911

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National Geographic Atlas of the World 11th Edition

Title: Atlas of the World, 11th Edition
Publisher: National Geographic
ISBN: 978-1426220586

“In this time of rapid global change, the atlas fills an ever more important role in providing an overview of the state of our planet,” geographer Alexander M. Tate writes in the forward of the book, National Geographic Atlas of The World, Eleventh Edition.

~ What ~
This 448-page large hardbound targets those who want to have a better understanding of our world, its 195 countries, and the expansive universe. Weighing 7.8 pounds, it measures 12.72 by 1.62 by 15.92 inches and comes with an attached ribbon marker. After a forward by Alexander M. Tait and twenty one-page articles, it is divided into ten sections that cover all continents, the poles, oceans, space, and nations. There is an appendix and an extensive index with credits.

In this book mainly about Earth, there is a plethora of information that includes topics such as climate change, urbanization, borders, and energy in its beginning. The plates have detailed mapping with small cities and towns included, especially in the United States. The ocean floors are dissected, and the universe is explored. Flags, facts, comparisons, time zones, and foreign terms with tables are added. The index is 146 pages and contains over 140,000 place names.

~Why ~
This is a beautiful, detailed, and thorough atlas of the world as anyone would expect from National Geographic. I appreciated I could find easily smaller towns such as Keizer, Oregon, or Waukesha, Wisconsin. There are fine details of the oceans’ fracture zones, ridges, and seamounts. The flag sections have extensive data listed, and the index is extensive.

~ Why Not ~
This edition is dated 2019 so it may already be outdated, yet it is more conclusive than the tenth edition that was published in 2014. Some may notice that there are more pages dedicated to the United States than other countries (for example, Mexico is covered on only two pages).

~ Wish ~
This massively huge book is heavy and awkward, so it will not fit on a bookcase or shelf. It would be thoughtful if it was less cumbersome in size yet had more pages.

~ Want ~
If you are looking for a comprehensive world atlas designed by National Geographic, you cannot go wrong with this edition, but do note it is from 2019 and has more detailed information on the United States than other countries.

Thanks to National Geographic, Litzky Public Relations, Inc., and Bookpleasures for this complimentary book that I am under no obligation to review.

#NationalGeographic #LitzkyPublicRelations #Bookpleasures #AtlasoftheWorld #NatGeoWorldAtlas11thEdition

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Daily Mindfulness

Title: Daily Mindfulness
Author: Ellie Claire
Publisher: Hatchette
ISBN: 978-1-633-26214-0

“Savor the joy of life’s everyday moments by being present in mind, body, and soul with this colorful inspirational journal,” Amazon states regarding Ellie Claire diary book, Daily Mindfulness.

~ What ~
This one-hundred-and-sixty-page paperback with rounded corners targets those who enjoy writing in journals as they reflect on being mindful. After an ownership page, the book contains blank lined pages with short sayings at the top or bottom with a modern design in its corners every several pages.

The idea of this journal is to be in the moment when writing and mindful of one’s thought process. Some of the quotes are from Arthur Ashe, Francis Bacon, Jim Elliot, Ken Gire, Walter Hagen, William James, Sir John Lubbock, John C. Maxwell, Shauna Niequist, Gladys Taber, Mother Teresa, Ann Voskamp, E.B. White, and Zig Ziglar. Added are 2 quotes from The Bible and many unauthored ones.

~ Why ~
Those who want to have a less stressful lifestyle are finding journaling through mindfulness is one answer. The book’s design has a clean look with a linen-like cover and finish. I like that it is compact so can be carried in a large purse or backpack.

~ Why Not ~
I expected the book to focus on being mindful of God so was disappointed it is more about self and contained so few Bible verses. Some may feel that the topic of mindfulness is considered a New Age occult and may include too much self-awareness.

~ Wish ~
I wish the book had more than a couple of references to God because, I feel, being mindful of Him is the answer to stress and anxiety. It would be helpful if the book’s binding would allow it to lay flat for writing and a marker ribbon was attached.

~ Want ~
If you are looking for a self-help writing journal that focuses on being mindful of yourself, this may work for you.

Thanks to Hachette Book Group, FaithWorks, and the author for this complimentary book that I am under no obligation to review.

#HatchetteBookClub #FaithWorks #EllieClaire #DailyMindfulnessJournal

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The Beauty of an Uncluttered Soul

Title: The Beauty of an Uncluttered Soul
Author: Carla Gasser
Illustrator: Vivian Kammel
Publisher: BethanyHouse
ISBN: 978-0764-3518-4

“As you examine each of the nine spiritual attributes, you will go through the sequential process of searching, observing, using, and leaning,” writes in Carla Gasser at the beginning of her book, The Beauty of an Uncluttered Soul.

~ What ~
This one-hundred-and-forty-four-page hardbound targets mainly women who want to rid themselves of internal clutter and focus on their relationship with God via the nine Biblical spiritual fruits. After notes from the author and illustrator, study method instructions, and useful tools, it contains three parts, each with three chapters, and ends with a conclusion, helpful terms, acknowledgments, notes, and biographies. Using mainly the English Standard Version of the Holy Bible, The Message, NASB, NIV, and NLT are also referenced. Beautiful watercolored designs of nature grace almost all the open pages that include a silk yellow ribbon marker.

By expounding on the fruits of the Spirit of love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control, each of the nine chapters covers one attribute to be discussed throughout the week. The chapters cover the topic through the four processes of searching Scripture, observing ways to promote the attribute, using it in every-day life, and leaning on the knowledge learned. With written-out Bible verses, quotes from famous people, and the author’s experiences, there are sections to write notes and answer questions.

~ Why ~
In these complicated times, it is hard as a Christian to declutter the heart and mind and focus solely on God. I like the journal-type format the emphasizes one of the fruits per chapter and applying it to one’s life. There is a lovely charm to the book’s visual presentation.

One chapter I appreciated was on joy as it expounds on its “calm delight” that is not based on circumstances, people, or things. Bible verses added are from John, I Peter, Romans, Psalms, and Philippians. Joy’s characteristics are different than happiness as it restores our souls and brings us eternal hope and direction. The lack of joy can be from unconfessed sin, being ashamed of our faith, and saying no to God, yet we can lean on a better understanding through reading about King David and Ezra from the Bible.

~ Why Not ~
Those who do not have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ will not understand why the soul yearns for a better connection to Him. Some may not like the added personal experiences from the author or having to write answers or notes within a book. Others may prefer daily Bible reading or a yearly devotional that does not cover only nine weeks.

~ Wish ~
While this is a lovely gift book for a friend or self who feels overwhelmed with the clutter of life, I found it could be read daily instead of over a week. I prefer different Bible versions and that all pronouns of God were capitalized for reverence.

~ Want ~
If you are looking for a beautiful display book that recalls the fruits of the Spirit can unclutter the myriad of internal angst and worry, this will help reevaluate attitudes while transforming the soul.

Thanks to Bethany House for this complimentary book that I am freely reviewing.

#BethanyHouse #CarlaGasser #VivianKammel #TheBeautyofanUnclutteredSoul

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In Search of Wisdom

Title: In Search of Wisdom
Author: Joyce Meyer
Publisher: Hatchette
ISBN: 978-1-5460-1764-6

Knowledge is important, but if it is not converted into action, knowledge fails to create transformational changes in our lives,” the front inner jacket states in Joyce Meyer’s book, In Search of Wisdom: Life-Changing Truths in the Book of Proverbs.

~ What ~
At two-hundred-and-seventy-two pages, this jacketed hardbound is designed to explain truths in the thirty chapters of the Bible’s Book of Proverbs. Using mainly the New International Version of the Holy Bible, also referenced are the AMPC, KJV, AMP, ESV, NLT, and Good News. The beginning has an introduction, while the ending includes the eternal plan of salvation, author’s biography, and lists of books she has written.

The book covers thirty chapters, each dedicated to the thirty chapters in Proverbs. After a recommendation to look for the common thread of seven principles, each chapter ranging from six to thirteen pages discusses some of the main verses and how to apply them to current day life. There are one to three gray highlighted questions asked about the topic and how it may affect the reader personally.

~Why ~
I enjoy being encouraged to rely more often on the Lord and seek His wisdom daily by reading a book on Proverbs. I appreciate the seven principles of wisdom, understanding, prudence, knowledge, discretion, discernment, and the fear of the Lord that are reiterated throughout the pages. I am grateful the eternal plan of salvation is included. I like that the author does not write too much about her personal life as examples.

One of my favorites was Proverbs 3, reminding us to be satisfied not knowing everything that God already knows. It mentions to fear Him and bring our first fruits to Him, that wisdom loves discipline, there are promises attached to wisdom, and to do all the good you can. The question is “Can you think of any troublesome areas in your life that could have been avoided if you had followed wisdom?”

~ Why Not ~
Those who do not have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ will not appreciate this read. Some may prefer a more in-depth study of the myriad of advice referenced in the cherished book. Others may find the format not always consistent, although it does add lists of promises for the righteous and over thirty short sayings within three chapters.

~ Wish ~
While I do not approve of a woman teacher leading men or the choices of some of the Bible versions, I found this book excellent for a new Christian who needs encouragement and guidance. I wish it were more detailed as it picks and chooses the verses.

~ Want ~
If you like a sophomoric rundown of the Book of Proverbs broken down by chapters, this would be a lovely gift of love for a new convert. Due to its limitation, it should be read daily along with the Bible.

* UPDATE: After speaking with friends and doing a little online research, my opinions of Joyce Meyer and her ministry have changed so cannot recommend this book: https://the-end-time.org/2021/02/09/bullet-points-on-why-joyce-meyer-is-a-false-teacher/

Thanks to Hachette Book Group, FaithWorks, and the author for this complimentary book that I am under no obligation to review.

#HatchetteBookClub #FaithWorks #JoyceMeyer #InSearchofWisdom

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The Word-A-Day Vocabulary Workbook

Title: The Word-A-Day Vocabulary Workbook
Author: Francine Puckly
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 978-1-5072-1569-2

“As you work through the book’s writing prompts that accompany each of its 367 words, you’ll learn to make them a part of your everyday vocabulary,” Francine Puckly writes in the introduction of her book, The Word-A-Day Vocabulary Workbook: Sound Smarter, Write Better–One Day at a Time!

~ What ~
This two-hundred-and-eighty-eight-page hardbound targets those who want to improve their vocabulary, both in writing and speaking. After a table of contents and introduction, it contains three-hundred-and-sixty-seven words and ends with the author’s biography.

With a focus on making one smarter, this book can be used throughout the year as it has one word for each day. The words range from nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs that help the reader write and speak better. With one to two words per page, each word is listed at the top with its pronunciation, word type, and listed definition. There are highlighted sections titled Example, Trivia, and Make It Stick with several lines to fill in the blank and practice writing. Some of the random words include frangible, kismet, rote, quahog, dregs, gibe, fugacious, foofaraw, aficionado, jostle, nomenclature, hobgoblin, gibber, logy, trumpery, regurgitate, phlegmatic, moil, wizened, zeitgeist, venal, and anfractuous.

~ Why ~
It is good to learn words and what they mean. I like the eclectic collection of them, although many of them I have already heard and used. Including the trivia about where the word originated or its history is interesting.

One word I enjoyed was philter, a noun that means a magical love potion and comes from the late 1500s during the frenzy of witch-hunting.

~ Why Not ~
Those who do not like to improve their vocabulary will find no interest in this book. Some may not want to fill in the journal that makes it a workbook. Others may know too many of the words already, but there are some unique ones added.

~ Wish ~
I wish an alphabetical index were added so one could look up a word and go to the page to find out what it means.

~ Want ~
If you don’t want to be befuddled when writing or speaking, this workbook will get any yabbering flibbertigibbet out of a quandary with newfound repartees that are gleaned from its contents.

Thanks to Bookpleasures and Simon & Schuster for this complimentary book that I am under no obligation to review.

#SimonandSchuster #FrancinePuckly #BuildYourVocab #TheWordADayVocabularyWorkbook

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Home Made Lovely

Title: Home Made Lovely
Author: Shannon Acheson
Publisher: BethanyHouse
ISBN: 978-0764235375

“I believe that creating a peaceful and welcoming home begins by clarifying who you’re decorating for, being thankful for the home you have in this season, and deliberately dedicating it to God,” Shannon Acheson writes in the introduction of her book, Home Made Lovely: Creative the Home You’ve Always Wanted.

~ What ~
This one-hundred-and-ninety-two-page hardbound targets mainly women who want to decorate their house to become a home while focusing on God and family. After an introduction, it contains four parts, each with three chapters, and ends with a conclusion, acknowledgments, and notes.

By initially concentrating on Jesus and how He is vitally important where we live, the author shows how a home can be personalized to represent the owner and Christ’s love. The first part contains three chapters about who to decorate for, gratitude, and promoting the Bible throughout the home. The next section covers seven decluttering tips, the trap of trends, and seventy-five budget decorating ideas while the third has a three-step process of finding your style, creating a plan, and decorating one room at a time. The final part is about hospitality, welcoming visitors, and entertaining. Full-color photographs, fill-in charts, and journaling areas are added throughout its pages.

~ Why ~
It is always nice to spruce up a room and make it feel more comfortable, and this tabletop book has a lovely presentation. I like that it gave specific Bible verses to use per each room plus the differences of home and decorating styles from craftsman to mid-century modern and boho/scandi to transitional. The chapter on budgeting has fifteen furniture hacks, a dozen wall/art ideas, eight bathroom suggestions, nine paint and trim tricks, six tray/vignette placings, ten fabric considerations, and seven lighting concepts. I appreciate the information on decorating each room using two methods of furniture and space layout.

~ Why Not ~
Those who are not homeowners or tenants who cannot alter their abode may not have any interest in this book. Others who are older, have decorated many homes, and know what they like or dislike may not glean any new information in this read that is targeted more to new homeowners or condo/apartment dwellers. While I have no issue writing Bible verses on walls or praying for those who reside in each room (compared to praying for the room itself), I am unsure about anointing an inanimate object with oil. I did not understand why nine food recipes, some with full-page photos, were considered interior decorating.

~ Wish ~
With the book having pages to fill out, many will not want to write in it, so an additional journal might be appreciated. Since I am more of a visual person, I prefer photographs of the many suggested ideas to see what they look like and how they are assembled in a room.

~ Want ~
If you are looking for a beginner’s book to understanding elementary interior design, this would work well for the young Christian woman who has recently married and wants to make her new home more attractive and comfortable while keeping the Lord in mind.

Thanks to Bethany House for this complimentary book that I am freely reviewing.

#BethanyHouse #ShannonAcheson #HomeMadeLovely #ChristianInteriorDecorating

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Quiet Times with God Devotional

TItle: Quiet Times with God Devotional
Author: Joyce Meyer
Publisher: Hatchette
ISBN: 978-1-4555-6028-8

Without a doubt, the very best time you can spend each day is time with God,” Joyce Meyer begins in the introduction of her book, Quiet Times with God Devotional

~ What ~
At three-hundred-and-eighty-four pages, this small hardbound is designed to make spending time with God a priority in the reader’s life. Using mainly the Amplified Version of the Holy Bible, also referenced are the NIV and NKJV. The beginning has an introduction page, while the ending includes the eternal plan of salvation, the author’s biography, and lists of books she has written.

The book is a yearly devotional dedicated to daily being in God’s presence. Each day’s devotion is one page and begins with the date, title, and a written out Bible verse or two. There are two to four short paragraphs about the topic and how it applies to every day living. A “Today’s Thought” and “Dig Deeper” complete the day’s reading.

Some of the titles include The Power of Laughter, The Other Side of Suffering, Satisfied Not to Know, Intimacy with God, Growing in Spiritual Maturity, Just as You Are, Sharing Your Faith, Cast Your Care, and Celebrate Your Successes.

~Why ~
I love devotionals that do not have commentary of the writer’s personal experiences and appreciate that this one rarely mentions herself. There are encouragements, reminders, and words of wisdom throughout its simplistic pages. Able to read each in a few minutes, the devotions are short and to the point. I am grateful the eternal plan of salvation is included.

One of my favorites was August 3rd titled Let God Do the Lifting with John 15:5 written out. It reiterates how often we try to fix things ourselves and fail to ask God for help. Since we are not meant to function without Him, we can, with humility, ask for His guidance instead of doing it on our own. The thought is about one of the most powerful prayers: Help me, Lord! and the Dig Deeper is to study Psalm 50:15 and Hebrews 13.6.

~ Why Not ~
Those who do not have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ will not appreciate this read. Some may prefer longer or deeper devotionals that explain the Bible verse in depth or only reading the Scriptures as their daily time with God. Others may wish prayers were added or a space to write notes.

~ Wish ~
While I do not approve of a woman pastor leading men or the choices of two of the Bible versions, I found this book including everything needed for a quick devotional. Adding a ribbon marker would be ideal.

~ Want ~
If you like a quick daily focus on the Almighty, this one is a simple yet noteworthy devotional, especially if gifted to a new believer in Christ. Due to its limitation, it should be read daily along with the Bible.

* UPDATE: After speaking with friends and doing a little online research, my opinions of Joyce Meyer and her ministry have changed so cannot recommend this book: https://the-end-time.org/2021/02/09/bullet-points-on-why-joyce-meyer-is-a-false-teacher/

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My Prayer Journal

Title: My Prayer Journal
Publisher: Ink & Willow
ISBN: 978-0-525-65408-7

“As you grow in your life of prayer, may this journal speak to your heart and deepen your faith in the God who is always near,” Ink & Willow state in the front inner flap of their book, My Prayer Journal: A 52-Week Guided Journal to Inspire A Deeper Connection with God.

~ What ~
This one-hundred-and-seventy-six-page paperback targets those who enjoy writing in journals as they reflect on praying to God over a year. With a flexible linen-like cover, the book has an ownership page, followed by instructions on how to use the book, a prayer request log, fifty-two three-page weeks of tracking prayers, twelve prayer practices, six stories behind prayers and hymns, and three inspirations on praying.

The idea of the diary is to enhance and encourage one’s prayer life. Each week contains three sections to fill out regarding what I am thankful for, what am I worried about, and what am I praying for with multiple lines to fill out. The interspersed topics further stimulate and promote praying and how to improve interacting with God.

~ Why ~
Those who want to improve their prayer life by journalling will find this beautiful book ideal for charting and keeping track of prayers, their answers, and how they can be improved. I love there are almost one-hundred lines to track prayers and update how they were answered. The subjects on writing your own song, concentric circles, and the acrostic A.C.T.S. were helpful.

~ Why Not ~
Those who do not have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ may not need or want a diary to write down their prayers and concerns. Others may prefer a different approach of committing prayers to memory instead of having to write them down. I prefer daily not weekly reminders for praying.

~ Wish ~
It would be helpful if the book’s binding would allow it to lay flat for writing and a marker ribbon was attached. Due to the design cover of the book, it may be used by women more than men.

~ Want ~
If you are looking for a lovely gift for yourself or a dedicated prayer warrior who journals, this is an exceptional diary that will be cherished and referenced over the years while improving one’s prayer life.

Thanks to Ink & Willow Launch Team for offering this book to read and review for my honest opinion.

#Ink&Willow #MyPrayerJournal #52WeekGuidedJournal #InkandWillowLanchTeam

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