Not wanting to have to rush home after the event, Becca and I planned to stay an extra few days so we had more time to do some site-seeing and such around the area. Late Sunday morning we met Kim and Kayla Woodhouse for an early lunch at Red Lobster before they had to get … Continue reading Fiction Readers Summit 2019 – The Day After (Still in Grand Rapids)
Saturday morning arrived and we had a final breakfast together before everyone was released to wherever they were headed. Chris Jager shared a few thoughts and then Alexis De Weese read to us from a book of benedictions. I happened to win the raffle from an activity we did the day before, but I shared … Continue reading Fiction Readers Summit 2019 – Closing Breakfast and More Fun
Friday morning came bright and early, and the excitement was high after all of that waiting could finally come to an end as we walked down the hallway toward the main event! Before we entered the room we were handed our name tags and our swag bags which contained three books (which were different for … Continue reading Fiction Readers Summit 2019 – The Main Event
As you may or may not already know, this past week I drove out to Grand Rapids, MI to attend Baker Book House's Fiction Readers Summit (FRS) held at the Double Tree Hotel and Baker Book House. I am going to space my trip out into different posts for each day I was there. While … Continue reading Fiction Readers Summit 2019 – Arrival Day
But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. ~Rom 5:8 I have been going to church for many years. I recognize that it is in Christ alone, through faith alone that I can have a relationship with my Heavenly Father. Yet even though I … Continue reading Happy Resurrection Sunday!
Ever heard of book fog? CFRR fog is a real thing too! As my hubby and I were heading downstairs for the day we saw Rachel Hauck, Susan May Warren, and Lisa Jordan with her husband in the lobby and chatted for a while. On our way out the door Kim Woodhouse and Becca Whitam … Continue reading CFRR 2019- The Day After
You know what it's like as a kid waiting to go downstairs on Christmas morning? That's about how I felt the morning of the event! Right from the start the day was simply amazing! I made a few friends while waiting in line including the wonderful Connilyn Cossette! Then once I entered the room I … Continue reading CFRR 2019
To say that I was excited for my weekend getaway to Christian Fiction Readers Retreat (CFRR) 2019 would be an incredible understatement! My hubby and I were able to work it out to stay a few extra days so that we could also do some sightseeing in nearby Washington, DC. We arrived Thursday afternoon where … Continue reading CFRR 2019- Before the Event
Wow I can't believe my one year blogiversary has finally arrived! I can honestly say that I've had an amazing year and have learned a ton. One thing I've learned is that flexibility is key. I had no idea how my blog would grow and develop especially in the beginning stages, but I'm very blessed … Continue reading One Year Blogiversary & Giveaways!
2018 Reflections: I can't believe it's already been almost a year since I started blogging! February 6th will be my one year anniversary! Whew does time fly! Starting out I had no idea what my site would look like in a year or if I'd even still be blogging. I'm really grateful for all of … Continue reading 2018 Reflections & 2019 Goals