Books

Encouraging women to walk deeper with God at Kristi Woods (.net) via Christian fiction and nonfiction books — reviews, studies, and more.

Deepen Your Faith with These 5 Easy Summer Reads

Deepen Your Faith with These 5 Easy Summer Reads

Ready for some summer reads? Maybe you’re a Christian fiction reader? I wasn’t–until recently. How did I not realize this missing piece of life’s puzzle?! Fiction jetted away some time ago on a 15-year vacation. Desire to dive into her words waned – she was gone! Non-fiction remained, and I clung dearly to many reads…

What the Boogie Man, Fear, and a Little Life Hiccup Have in Common

What the Boogie Man, Fear, and a Little Life Hiccup Have in Common

  Welcome to 2017! This post is a wee bit earlier than the Jan. 9 promised return. I hope you don’t mind if we start the year early with a story and a review, a book too good to keep under wraps. Welcome to 2017, treasured one.  This post may contain affiliate links. It arrived late. Little…

Hope Prevails: Insights from a Doctor’s Personal Journey through Depression {Book Review}

Hope Prevails: Insights from a Doctor’s Personal Journey through Depression {Book Review}

I don’t talk about it too much. But when I do, others often nod their heads in understanding. They nod because they’ve been there. They’ve felt the dark, dreary pit void of hope. They’ve sat on a cold, dark, careless floor, staring at a rung-less ladder. They’ve experienced depression. My dance with depression, undiagnosed clinically but…

Are You Searching for Emotional Peace?  {Book Review & Giveaway}

Are You Searching for Emotional Peace? {Book Review & Giveaway}

It’s just how it is. It’s just how I am. ~ Emotional ~ Sometimes out of control  That’s me, and I’ll never change. Those thoughts rounded the corner of my own 20 and 30-something mind more than once – far too often. Feeling “less than” became reality simply because I couldn’t seem to reel in the…