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{Christian Book Review}: Spoken For

Multnomah Books

I don't think I can describe how much I loved this book. I was in a broken place when I first read this- in desperate need to be reminded of who I am. Alyssa Joy Bethke and Robin Jones Gunn penned a book that reminded me of just how wonderful Jesus really is- and at a time when I really needed to hear it! 

Although not expecting to, I fell in love with this cute little book.

These authors bring back the tender affection that the Bible clearly portrays so transparently. However- these familiar verses have been so taught on that these precious words have hit dull ears- and that's where Spoken For comes in.

Spoken For reminds broken girls who they are, and who they are meant to be. It points to Jesus, the One that can love them they way they were created to be loved. It pushed me closer to Him and humbled me as I read Alyssa's story interwoven with Robin's, and they way that they were brought to God and how completely He loved them.

Ah. I just love when people write about Jesus. I love when people that know Him talk about Jesus. I love it.

All in all, I would recommend this book for any teenage girl. Girls' hearts are continually broken each day by high expectations and no one to fill them- and this book ultimately points to Jesus as the One who is able to love completely. The funny anecdotes don't hurt either. I found this an easy and enjoyable read, all the while being able to get closer to my Savior and feel His love burning for me.

Five stars.

*I received this book for free from Blogging for Books for this review.


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