Book Review and #Giveaway–Shift #Christian Book Giveaway

Great news–I have an extra copy to give away of Shift, Changing Our Focus to See The Presence of God. Check out my review and then put in a comment below to be signed up for a random drawing. The drawing will be this Sunday, March 21 at 9 a.m. EST.

Shift by Abby McDonald is a fresh way to look at and recognize the presence of God. Each chapter includes self study questions called Adjusting Our Lens to ask yourself that are very helpful. The chapter on legalism is extremely important to me because I have been in legalistic churches before and it is easy to fall into that mindset. The Adjusting Our Lens questions asked at the end of each chapter really give the reader a chance for insight and a new perspective. Other chapters include Invisible or Not? This is about missing things on the journey because you are focused on the final destination. I also found the chapter When “No” Is God’s Saving Grace extremely insightful. Who hasn’t been disappointed when No is the answer to a prayer, and then received something even better instead? The author tells us that “No is just a much of a product of His grace as Yes.” Such a poignant reminder. These are just a few examples of the fresh perspectives in this book. Highly recommend to anyone who wants to look at God with a new focus.

I received two free copies of this book from the publishers. My review is voluntary.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Abby McDonald

Abby McDonald is a writer, speaker, wife and mom whose work has been featured on Proverbs 31 Ministries, (in)Courage, For Every Mom, and more. Her passion is to empower women to grow in faith and hope, even when life is messy. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in English from the University of South Carolina, and loves to teach about writing at conferences each year. When she’s not reading or writing, you can find her wrangling her three kids and black lab while drinking copious amounts of coffee. Abby lives with her husband and three children in western Maryland. 

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Christian Book Giveaway

I will be reviewing She Walked Before Us by Jill Eileen Smith on January 10, 2021. I am also giving one copy away in a random drawing.

She Walked Before Us: Grace, Courage, and Strength from 12 Women of the Old Testament takes a look at the lives of 12 women from the Bible and shows us how we can learn from their experiences. The 12 women include Miriam, Rahab, Deborah, Ruth, Hannah, Abigail, Bathsheba, and more.

In order to sign up for the giveaway, please add a comment below. The winner will be randomly selected. Entries will close January 9th. Please check back on January 10th for my review and the announcement of the winner. Any questions, please contact me at bonniereadsandwrites@gmail.com