Library

TREASURES IN THE CHURCH LIBRARY! (October 2018)

The church library provides valuable resources for Bible studies and faith-based, clean reading for children and adults. Please continue to visit our library and check out the books and DVD’s. Children, men and women will all find books that will bring enjoyment and relaxation after a long day. Stop in before or after church. PARENTS: BRING YOUR CHILDREN! Adult books are grouped by subject CATEGORY. We also have a LARGE PRINT section. Children’s books are sorted by E (EASY); Y (YOUTH); J (JUNIOR); and BB (BOARD BOOK).
SELF CHECKOUT_PROCEDURE: If the library is not staffed when you visit, put the your first and last name and the current date on the cards with the items. You can leave the cards on the library desk. Return items to the box on the library desk.

NEW TO OUR LIBRARY (October 2018)

The Case For Grace by Lee Strobel. Category 5 (Devotional). A journalist explores the evidence of transformed lives. “What is Grace really about? Can it truly renew people’s lives? Strobel reveals details about his own journey from atheism to Christianity.” Donated by Irene Emmer

The Story For Children – A Storybook Bible by Max Lucado, Randy Frazee, and Karen Davis Hill. Category J (Junior) Short Bible stories and colorful illustrations make a most attractive book. Anonymous Donor.

The Story. Category LP (Large Print) “The Bible as one continuing story of God and his People. New International Version (NIV) Bible text. LARGE PRINT. Bible events, characters, and teachings. The story of the Bible in its own words.” Donated by Irene Emmer

Amish Country Crossroads by Beverly Lewis. Category 1 (Fiction) Three best-selling novels in one volume. EASY TO READ PRINT SIZE. Contains: The Postcard; The Crossroad; and Sanctuary. Donated by Carol Cance

What Is God Like? by Kathleen Long Bostrom. Category E (Easy) “Let your child enjoy the colorful illustrations while you read the story about the wonder and majesty of God.” A Little Blessings book. Anonymous Donor

Who Is Jesus? by Kathleen Long Bostrom. Category E “The most important questions you’ll ever answer are those that your child asks about Jesus.“ Colorful illustrations. A Little Blessings book. Anonymous Donor

My Christmas Bible Storybook. Category BB (Board Book for youngest children) A colorful Precious Moments board book. It is a CHRISTMAS story book for you to read to your small children. Anonymous Donor

Prayers and Poems for Children. Category E Colorful illustrations on each page accompany the short prayers and poems. Anonymous Donor

Beginnings – Read Me A Bible Story AND Read Me A Bible Story by Elizabeth Friedrich Category E Short Bible stories for children. Anonymous Donor

The Story Bible Category E Read the Bible with your children. Short Bible stories with illustrated pages. Anonymous Donor


 

INSPIRATIONAL BOOKS BY WELL-KNOWN AUTHOR KAREN KINGSBURY (October 2018)

Like Dandelion Dust by Karen Kingsbury. Category 1 (Fiction)“Joey Campbell’s biological father is released from prison Four-year-old Joey’s adoptive parents must watch as Joey is returned to his biological parents. Joey picks a dandelion before he leaves. Can he be rescued and saved?“ Read and find out. Donated by Carol Cance

Take Two by Karen Kingsbury. Category 1 (Fiction) ABOVE THE LINE SERIES – BOOK 2. “Features the Baxter family. A desperate temptation, a driven determination, an undying dream.“ Donated by Carol Cance

Someday by Karen Kingsbury. Category 1 (Fiction) SUNRISE SERIES – BOOK 3. “Baxter family drama. A desperate time, a determined love, and a sister’s quest for reconciliation.“ Donated by Carol Cance

Found by Karen Kingsbury. Category 1 (Fiction) FIRSTBORN SERIES – BOOK 3. “Some secrets are worth revealing – no matter the cost.” Donated by Carol Cance

THE FOLLOWING BOOKS ARE BEST READ IN SERIES ORDER:

Leaving by Karen Kingsbury. Category 1 BAILEY FLANAGAN SERIES – BOOK 1. “The series of four begins with Bailey leaving Bloomington for the adventures of a lifetime. She has won an audition for a New York musical. Is she ready? She also has concern about her boyfriend Cody Coleman. Features members of the Baxter family.“ Donated by Carol Cance

Learning by Karen Kingsbury. Category 1 BAILEY FLANAGAN SERIES – BOOK 2. “This book picks up where Leaving ended. Bailey and Cody are separated by both physical and emotional distance. She pursues her dream to be an actress and dancer and he as a high school football coach.“ Donated by Carol Cance

Longing by Karen Kingsbury. Category 1 BAILEY FLANAGAN SERIES – BOOK 3. “Continue the story. This book follows Learning. Bailey grows close to a co-star and his lifestyle as she wonders if her days with Cody are over.” Donated by Carol Cance

Loving by Karen Kingsbury. Category 1 BAILEY FLANAGAN SERIES – BOOK 4. “Bailey and Cody are still leading their own lives. Bailey continues to date the movie star and now wonders if she has agreed to marry the right man. Read the final book in this series and find out who the groom will be.“ Donated by Carol Cance

The librarians always welcome your suggestions for books and DVD’s to add to our library collection. If you have read something (new or already in our library) that you really enjoyed, we also appreciate receiving reviews that we can pass on to other readers. Just write a short description and leave it on the library desk for Carol.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT OF OUR CHURCH LIBRARY AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR DONATIONS! VISIT US OFTEN, RELAX AND ENJOY.