Books

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

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…

Change: Enemy or Foe? A Book Review of Girl Meets Change

Change: Enemy or Foe? A Book Review of Girl Meets Change

Lord, why is this transition so hard? In our many military moves, that question has often simmered. Moving or transition of any type often isn’t easy. Just ask Lot’s wife. And with our latest move to Oklahoma, a beautiful land with wide-open skies that remains a bit foreign even after 18 months of residency, I’ve pondered…

Book Review: Fulfilled: Learning to Live the Life God Promised + Book Giveaway!

Book Review: Fulfilled: Learning to Live the Life God Promised + Book Giveaway!

“…courage is the strength and conviction that something else is more important than the fear we have.” ~ Danise Jurado Those words draped the opening page of the “Courage” chapter located deep in the heart of Danise Jurado’s newly released book, Fulfilled: Learning to Live the Life God Promised. The words spoke. Faith, having the courage to…