Tag Archives: Christmas

(Book review) Messy Christmas

Reviewed by:  Reviewed by Megan Alms, a Professional Writing Major at Taylor University.   Introduction Title: Messy Christmas Author: Lucy Moore and Jane Leadbetter Publisher: IVP Books Publication Date: 2017 Format: Print book Length: 93 pages OVERVIEW             Messy Christmas is a creative curriculum guide for children’s ministry leaders to use during the Christmas season. The guide is designed for three all-day celebrations: Advent, […]

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(Book review) A Baxter Family Christmas

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: A Baxter Family Christmas Author: Karen Kingsbury Publisher: Howard Books Publication Date: 2016 Format: Hardcover Length: 246 pages OVERVIEW The Baxter family is celebrating Christmas. Even if you have not read any of the previous Baxter Family books by Kingsbury, […]

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(Video review) Believe: miracles are everywhere

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, long time book discussion leader and co-president of ECLA   Introduction Title: Believe: miracles are everywhere Format: AC-3, Closed-captioned, Color, Dolby, Subtitled, Widescreen, NTSC Release Date: April 11, 2017 Format: AC-3, Closed-captioned, Color, Dolby, Subtitled, Widescreen, NTSC, DVD Length: 120 minutes OVERVIEW Matthew Peyton’s family has always put on a magical Christmas pageant each year, […]

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(Book review) Restoring Christmas

Reviewed by: Olivia Lauritzen, a professional writing major at Taylor University and a freelance writer for The SEG-Way News and The Aboite Independent   Introduction Title: Restoring Christmas Author: Cynthia Ruchti Publisher: Worthy Inspired Publication Date: October 2016 Format: Print book Length: 264 pages OVERVIEW Alexis Blake dreams of having her own reality and remodeling television show. Gabe Langley wants to prove himself. Elise […]

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