One Thousand Gifts/Ann Voskamp: I have actually been reluctant to re-read this book, afraid that it would resonate less than it did the first time. I shouldn't have worried. Gratitude, grace, and a good God can never be preached too often. The chapter on trust and stress remains my favourite.
For the Thursday of #PassionWeek: There are no words... the verse that chokes up and changes a life: " 'And on the night He was BETRAYED... He broke bread & lifted it up & GAVE THANKS.' If Jesus can give thanks *in that*? I can give thanks in everything." [ ~ One Thousand Gifts, A Dare to Fully Right Where You Are #1000gifts
Romantic Panentheism , We live in a theological age (postmodern) where the rational and cognitive are questioned and replaced by the sensual and mysterious. Feelings. Into this milieu comes a book that takes romanticism to a new level, using sensuality to invoke religious feelings and ostensibly true devotion. a Review of One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp By Bob DeWaay Printer Friendly PDF