What an awesome night! Praise God ✞

This evening I was completely blessed. One of the local churches that we have been attending quite a bit had a special Sunday, well really it’s been all weekend starting on Saturday and will continue in to tomorrow evening with several sessions by a special speaker from Answers in Genesis. This morning was good and full of information, but this evening the Enginerd stayed with the girls while they napped and then into the evening while I was able to go and put my whole attention and heart on the matters that were being discussed and I was able to truly digest the items from this morning as well. If you’ve been here at Creative Madness Mama for a while, you’ll already know that I enjoy and respect Answers in Genesis. But tonight really brought it all out even more and right now, I’m excited. I’m excited! I’m thrilled that. . .

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FIRST Chapter: Life of Washington by Anna C. Reed

Today’s Wild Card author is: Anna C. Reed and the book: Life of Washington New Leaf Publishing Group/Attic Books (November 30, 2009) ***Special thanks to Robert Parrish of New Leaf Press for sending me a review copy.*** ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Anna C. Reed, niece of a signer of the Declaration of Independence, authored this amazing work for the ASSU prior to 1850. Originally translated into over 20 languages, the book was among the most widely read biographies of Washington at that time. The ASSU, now called the American Missionary Fellowship, has been associated with some of America’s most prominent citizens and religious leaders. Bushrod Washington, George Washington’s nephew and heir of Mount Vernon, was vide-president of the ASSU until 1829. Other ASSU officers include Francis Scott Key, D.L. Moody, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and John Adams (descendant of both early presidents). Product Details: List Price: $16.99Hardcover: 299 pages Publisher: New Leaf. . .

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FIRST Chapter: Science Homeschooling Curriculum – Matter

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old…or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book! You never know when I might play a wild card on you! Today’s Wild Card authors are: Tom DeRosaandCarolyn Reeves and the book set of Matter: Its Properties & Its Changes The Main Book The Student Journal and The Teacher’s Guide New Leaf Publishing Group/Master Books (May 8, 2009) ***Special thanks to Robert Parrish of New Leaf Publishing Group. . .

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FIRST Chapter & Review: Science Homeschool Curriculum – Forces & Motion

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old…or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book! You never know when I might play a wild card on you! Today’s Wild Card authors are: Tom DeRosaandCarolyn Reeves and the book set of Forces & Motion: From High-speed Jets to Wind-up Toys The Main Book The Student Journal and The Teacher’s Guide New Leaf Publishing Group/Master Books (January 16, 2009) ***Special thanks to Robert Parrish of New. . .

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FIRST Chapter: Abide With Me

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old…or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book!You never know when I might play a wild card on you! Today’s Wild Card author is: John H. Parker AND Paul Seawright and the book: Abide With Me (Includes a CD of 20 wonderful, favorite British hymns.) New Leaf Publishing Group/New Leaf Press; Har/Com edition (May 1, 2009) ABOUT THE AUTHOR: John Parker, Professor of English at Lipscomb University. . .

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FIRST: Raising Godly Children in an Ungodly World

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old…or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book!You never know when I might play a wild card on you! Today’s Wild Card author is: Ken Ham and Steve Ham and the book: Raising Godly Children in an Ungodly World New Leaf Publishing Group/Master Books (September 2, 2008) ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Ken Ham is the founder and executive director of Answers in Genesis in the USA and one. . .

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FIRST: Marketplace Memos (a devotional)

It is time to play a Wild Card! Every now and then, a book that I have chosen to read is going to pop up as a FIRST Wild Card Tour. Get dealt into the game! (Just click the button!) Wild Card Tours feature an author and his/her book’s FIRST chapter! You never know when I might play a wild card on you! Today’s Wild Card authors are: David Shibley and Jonathan Shibley and the book: Marketplace Memos New Leaf Publishing Group (October 20, 2008) ABOUT THE AUTHORs: David Shibley is founder and president of Global Advance, a ministry that trains and resources thousands of church and business leaders every year in many of the world’s most underserved nations. Having ministered in almost 60 nations, David has a passion to strengthen and encourage national leaders to advance God’s kingdom worldwide. David and his wife, Naomi, have two married sons. Jonathan. . .

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