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Fort Vancouver Library Foundation Authors and Illustrators Fundraiser featuring Rebecca Skloot

Fort Vancouver Library Foundation Authors and Illustrators Fundraiser featuring Rebecca Skloot

Every year, the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation has an Authors and Illustrators Dinner and Auction fundraiser in order to raise money to support the library system. This is the second time I have been fortunate enough to attend the dinner, sitting at the table […]

Discover Two New Travel Memoirs

Discover Two New Travel Memoirs

This summer I wasn’t able to take a big vacation to a far-off foreign country, so I decided to immerse myself in a couple of new travel memoirs that helped me to live vicariously through the writers. I went from Vietnam to multiple countries all […]

Book Review: Walk it Out by Tricia Goyer

Book Review: Walk it Out by Tricia Goyer

Have you ever wondered what it looks like to practically put your faith into action? What does it entail and how can you learn how to actively live out your faith in the world? In Tricia Goyer’s book Walk it Out: The Radical Result of […]

Guest post by Tricia Goyer: How Humbling Yourself Changes Everything

Guest post by Tricia Goyer: How Humbling Yourself Changes Everything

How Humbling Yourself In Your Time of Need Changes Everything by Tricia Goyer   The other day I was cooking dinner when my six-year-old son rushed into the kitchen. Beads of sweat slid down his red face. “I’m so hot. You never get me anything […]

Fall 2017 Upcoming Books Preview Part 4–Nonfiction

Fall 2017 Upcoming Books Preview Part 4–Nonfiction

There are quite a few books I’m looking forward to reading this fall! This is part four featuring Non-fiction releases. The final post will feature Young Adult. You can also check out the  Christian Fiction  and Mainstream Fiction , Mystery/Suspense/Thriller pages. Some of these I have already read for […]