As a Type-A personality kind of a person, I like to have plans, organisation and a general idea of where things are going. To have a short book on having a direction for life appealed to me, although, the authors state that if you picked it up 'hoping it would have all the answers, a… Continue reading More > Direction by Ayo & Ruth Afolabi – BOOK REVIEW
If you have not heard of Nick Vujicic, then stop what you're doing, go to YouTube and type in his name. He is an amazing speaker, born with no arms and legs who gives hope to others as he shares his story - that God has a purpose for his life. And not just for… Continue reading Be The Hands And Feet by Nick Vujicic – BOOK REVIEW
I had never heard of Freddie Pimm until I was asked to review this book by Inter-Varsity Press. He is a doctor by profession and this is his first published book - and I am a little jealous that I didn't write it! Freddie tackles some tough questions about the church and its place within… Continue reading The Selfish Gospel by Freddie Pimm – Book Review
Jo Swinney takes us on a journey to examine what 'home' is and I had never considered how many different ways the idea of 'home' could be explored until reading this fascinating book. It is clear that Jo has wrestled with the concept of home on many levels, having traveled extensively throughout her life. She… Continue reading Home: The Quest to Belong by Jo Swinney – Book Review
Guvna B has written a much-needed book that I feel many people need to read and will benefit from. Even though the book is called 'Unpopular Culture', I hope that it will become an extremely popular book! He carefully weaves details of his own experiences of living in a culture that is often opposed to… Continue reading Unpopular Culture by Guvna B – Book Review
At the beginning of 2017 I wrote a post about two words that were on my heart: simplicity and expectancy. It's now May and it has been amazing to watch these two words develop into something greater than I had imagined. We've moved! A lot has happened since the beginning of the year. I honestly… Continue reading Updates from the life of Writer Girl
'Hope When It Hurts' written by Kristen Wetherell and Sarah Walton is a book of biblical reflections on 2 Corinthians 4 and 5 to help understand God's purposes in the midst of suffering. It points to the hope that God wants to give us; a hope in the middle of the hurt where God Himself… Continue reading Hope When It Hurts – Book Review
[ What do you see when you look at me? A happy girl, content and free? Or hurting inside, sad as can be? Do you see me for what I am - or do you honestly not give a damn? Am I a person, or am I friend? Would you look out for me until… Continue reading What do you see?