Urgent: Solve By Christmas, Or You’ll Be Sorry!

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Solve by Christmas

Welcome to another Celebrate Lit Book Review! Solve by Christmas is a mystery, faith-building exploration in Denver in 1913. As usual, I received a copy of this book, with no requirements of a positive review. Just my honest opinion, which you’ll always get! This post also contains affiliate links for your convenience. You can read my full disclosure here. Name of book: Solve by Christmas Author: Amber Schamel Genre: Historical Christmas Release Date: September 1, 2017 When sabotage threatens the Rudin Sugar Factory, Detective Jasper Hollock believes this will be his first real case. But dear Mr. Rudin—the only father Jasper has ever known—holds … Read More

Christmas Embers: Family Relationships Tested to the Max

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Christmas Embers

Name of book: Christmas Embers Author: Chautona Havig Genre: Contemporary Christmas Release Date: November 25, 2016 It’s a truth universally unacknowledged that sin will hunt you down and advertise its presence the moment you try to hide it. Emily Byrne sits in her daughter’s classroom listening to the deepest wishes of twenty kindergarteners as she sketches them. But when little Joey Cordell breaks down, weeping and insisting the only thing he wants to find is his father, she isn’t sure where her Christmas project will take her. Davia Cordell came to Rockland for one purpose–find her son’s father before she dies. An ex-prostitute, she’s … Read More

Best Kids Christmas Stories That Inspire Faith

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Best Christmas Stories

Well, I only had my basket of Christmas stories out for 3 days, and I had already been “scolded” for not having a post up about my favorite children’s Christmas books. So I am putting together a list for your enjoyment. Took a few days, but I hope you find it helpful!! *Please note that this post contains affiliate links (for your convenience), which at no cost to you, provide me with a small income to cover the cost of running this blog. I only recommend things that we use and like. You can see my full disclosure here. I … Read More

The Word That Came Off The Page And Into Our Hearts

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The Word That Came Off The Page

Today, we have a special treat! We have a guest post from Bailey, who blogs over at The Thin Place. today she is sharing with us about The Word! A great way to prepare ourselves for this Christmas season! The following is an except from my upcoming devotional, “His Name Shall Be Called.” I hope you will join me in intentionally preparing our hearts for Christmas by studying the names of Christ this Advent. Click here to sign up to receive a free copy of the ebook devotional upon its release.   When I taught English grammar, I began each year … Read More

Exciting New Christmas Around the World Resources

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Christmas Around the World

Have you ever wondered how Christmas is celebrated in different places around the world? What foods they eat, what decorations they prefer, even different countdown methods and types of gifts. It’s really fascinating, when you take the time to think about how diverse the world is, and how many ways there are to celebrate the Birth of our Savior, kindness, and generosity! Note this post contains affiliate links. At no cost to you, I may receive a percentage of your purchase, to help support this blog. You can read my full disclosure here. Growing up, I knew there were many … Read More