This week we’re discussing Chapter 6, “Do You Love Me?” from Unleashed, by Sonja Corbitt. Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur discusses our hidden desires, what they reveal, and how we can ask the Lord for help to both discern and carry out what He wants us to do for Him.
Browsing: Book Notes
Tanya Weitzel reviews T.J. Burdick’s guidebook for education, 99 Ways to Teach Like the Master. The methods that Jesus used in order for his disciples to better retain information are expanded upon through Bible passages and application examples.
This week we’re discussing Chapter 5 from Unleashed, by Sonja Corbitt. Jeannie Ewing examines how suffering is essentially an invitation to the desert – to exit our frenzied and often frivolous lifestyle and then to enter into that arid place devoid of purposeless banter and empty sounds. Silence beckons us to learn what lessons suffering offers to teach us.
Nicole Ernest reviews a fantastic new book called Rosaries Aren’t (Just) For Teething, a compilation of Catholic women’s reflections on the mysteries of the Rosary. This book reminds readers that God is drawing us closer to Him through each and every messy and beautiful moment.
This week we’re discussing Chapter 4 and Surrendering Judgment to Peace from Unleashed, by Sonja Corbitt. What could pain and conflict possibly have to do with healing and peace? Erin McCole Cupp invites readers to walk with her through this exciting chapter.
Sister Margaret Kerry, fsp reviews the historical novel Blood of a Stone, in which you journey with Demotrios, a escaping slave, as you move across the Empire toward Galilee and Jerusalem. Of course we expect to meet Jesus. How Demotrios meets Jesus is quite different than you can imagine.
Stuart Dunn reviews The Story of the Bible, a comprehensive education program from TAN Books. Geared toward homeschooling families, this program would also be valuable to families wishing to supplement their children’s religious education at home.
Matthew Kelly, founder of Dynamic Catholic, announces his upcoming book, Rediscover Jesus: “If there is one person we should each get to know in a deeply personal way, it is Jesus.”
Rhonda Ortiz reviews Faith Beginnings: Family Nurturing From Birth Through Preschool, a book offering parents and faith formation directors practical advice for presenting the faith to infants and toddlers.