Monthly Archives: December 2012

Basement Dwellers

A little break from books today to lighten things up a bit. Besides “So Where Is It You’re Going?”, “How Did You Decide to Go to Thailand?”, and “What About the Kids?,”  the other FAQ we get is, “Soooo, you’re living in … Continue reading

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More books and gleanings: Day 6

Rachel will get a copy of Terrify No More from Day 5 and will pass it on to Ami. Thank you for your comments! As we approach our leave date (10 days!), I am confronted with all that remains to be … Continue reading

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Twelve, ahem, Books of Winter : Day 5

The winner for Day 4 was Amy B. and she will be passing her copy of Crazy Love on to Emily F.! Thank you, ladies! Today’s book is Terrify No More by Gary Haugen, founder of International Justice Mission (IJM), an organization that … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas: Day 4

Ok, I’m not quite making it the 12 days of Christmas…can we just call it 12 books of winter and move on? Allison won the copy of Hole In Our Gospel from Day 3 and she will send it on … Continue reading

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Twelve Days of Christmas: Day 3

Thursday’s winner was Lynn and her copy of Radical will be passed on to Anne! Thanks for your comments, ladies. Today, I’m giving away……………………. The Hole in Our Gospel by Richard Stearns, President of World Vision. What this book taught me: … Continue reading

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Twelve Days of Christmas: Day 2

Yesterday’s winners are Emily F. and Diane! Since the Jesus Storybook Bible is one that you can’t just read once (and I happen to have more than one copy!), Emily and Diane will BOTH get a copy! Today is Day 2 of … Continue reading

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Twelve Days of Christmas!

Last Thursday I got to tell my Thursday Morning Ladies “the story” of how we came to embark on this adventure to Thailand. It was a challenge to put into words how it all happened, because I want it to … Continue reading

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