Monday, November 4, 2013

Serenity to Accept Book 3: God Grant us Grace

serenity to accept 
Elizabeth Maddrey- HopeSprings Books- 310 pp.Contemporary Romance
  • ISBN-10: 1938708237
  • ISBN-13: 978-1938708237
Karin Reid has never had much use for God. There’s been too much pain in her life for her to accept that God is anything other than, at best, disinterested or, at worst, sadistic. Until she meets Jason Garcia. After his own mistakes of the past, Jason is committed to dating only Christians. He decides to bend his rule for Karin, as long as she comes to church with him. As their friendship grows, both will have to decide if they’ll accept the path God has for them, even if it means losing each other.

Book Trailer:
"Serenity to Accept" by Elizabeth Maddrey


My Review:

This was book 3 in the "God Grant us Grace" series and just like the other two this was a quick read, but a great one. With well established characters that are emotional,defined and approachable with real life problems and issues that are easily to relate to. Elizabeth did a great job of weaving together how our past pains, hurts and disappointments effect our current relationship with God and how getting the adequate healing can restore that broken bond we all need. I loved the way she distinguished characters that were believers and nonbelievers and how their fruit in life stood out and separated them more than anything. What really stood out to me in this book was the genuineness of the Christians that are placed in the life of Karin. They are real people with real problems and have a true, deep and personal relationship with Christ, but they are honest, clear and concise and the kind of people you want around you.

I  highly recommend this contemporary romance book for those who are struggling with their faith and acceptance of God into their lives.

Goodreads Review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/756781697
Amazon Review: http://www.amazon.com/gp/cdp/member-reviews/A38SAJ7T0I1UBN/ref=cm_pdp_rev_title_1?ie=UTF8&sort_by=MostRecentReview#R35JX3AR0298DZ

About the Author

Elizabeth Maddrey began writing stories as soon as she could form the letters properly and has never looked back. Though her practical nature and love of math and organization steered her into computer science for college and graduate school, she has always had one or more stories in progress to occupy her free time. When she isn't writing, Elizabeth is a voracious consumer of books and has mastered the art of reading while undertaking just about any other activity. Elizabeth lives in the suburbs of Washington D.C. with her husband and their two incredibly active little boys.


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