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  1. One Call Away: Answering Life's Challenges with   Unshakable Faith
    One Call Away: Answering Life's Challenges with Unshakable Faith
    Brenda Warner
    Thomas Nelson / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $12.99 Retail: $16.99 Save 24% ($4.00)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 33 Reviews
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  1. Ph
    Age: 18-24
    Gender: male
    4 Stars Out Of 5
    nice book
    June 14, 2012
    Archie Isib
    Ph
    Age: 18-24
    Gender: male
    Quality: 3
    Value: 4
    Meets Expectations: 3
    I love seeing a public figure who isn't ashamed to show his Faith in God and not care how others view him for it. I enjoyed reading how he fought through not being the starting qb and I especially enjoyed the Bible verses at the beginning of each chapter.he points the reader to God's word for truth and healing. Knowing that our creative God uses all different places of beauty for us to see our Creator, she provides the reader with additional study through suggested music listening, art, meaningful quotes...

    Still, this book is filled with beautiful poetry, and her life story will definitely inspire many. It would help explain a lot of what is going on early in this story because it doesn't make sense to me. I'm sure it is a good read with the foundation of the first book. I've tried and tried to read and decided to give up. I don't generally have this problem with a book and I feel kinda bad about it, but that's how it is for me.I've tried and tried to read and decided to give up. I don't generally have this problem with a book and I feel kinda bad about it, but that's how it is for me.you are looking for an easy read that will inspire and motivate you when you are at a crossroads in your life, then I highly recommended this book.he intense plot structure combined with the historical figures and discussions make this novel one that is hard to put down. The book could not have come at a better time for me to read, as I gained perspective. Amazing, inspirational, encouraging are just a few of the many words that could be used to describe this book. This is a book that I will read again and again.
  2. Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    3 Stars Out Of 5
    Engaging story
    March 28, 2012
    LadyG
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    Quality: 3
    Value: 3
    Meets Expectations: 3
    One Call Away

    "When people approach me, they often start the conversation in the same way. ‘Are You Kurt Warner's wife?' These days, in answer, I hold out my hand and say, ‘My name is Brenda.'"

    In this gritty account of the wife of the former NFL quarterback who led three teams to the Super Bowl, Brenda Warner captures that same spirit in writing. She extends a hand, and flashing a confident, authentic smile, invites us into the heart of who she is as a human being first, a celebrity second.

    Prophetically, we learn that she was a charmer and a cheerleader, qualities that characterize her life today. But what could appear as a Cinderella syndrome is, in reality, a journey marked by tragedy and trauma. The God to whom she was introduced in the sixth grade, was the One who held her firmly throughout the ensuing years, and to Whom she would turn again and again. She is unabashedly candid about her fears and failures and just as quick to attribute her triumphs to his faithfulness.

    The story of Brenda and Kurt's romance is delightful, though a bit stormy. If you enjoy a little drama with a happy ending, this is for you.

    Today the Warners operate their own foundation "_dedicated to impacting live by promoting Christian values, sharing experiences and providing opportunities to encourage everyone that all things are possible when people seek to put ‘first things first'." With many facets to the organization, one of her favorite projects is furnishing empty houses which have been provided to individuals by partner organizations. Brenda remembers a day when she was in need of the same.

    Contemporary autobiographies are not the type of book I am typically drawn to, and it did seem to lag a bit near the end. Nonetheless it was a pleasant read, [mostly] fast-paced and earthy with a 16-page section of full-color photos. My teenaged granddaughter read it, as did my 50-plus husband and both were captivated. I suspect you will be too.
  3. Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    3 Stars Out Of 5
    Good, fast read
    March 13, 2012
    Diana
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    Quality: 3
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 3
    Brenda Warner takes us backstage into her life; her hard days as a wife and mom, and her triumphs. She relates her actions to her faith. It is refreshing to be a part of her vulnerability as she weaves her life experiences and her efforts to be the best she can be with her desire to please God.

    This was a great read, moved along quickly, and was definitely hard to put down.

    I was sometimes irritated at her glossing over of her lack of remorse for some of those things in her life that were regrettable. This came across to me as 'no big deal'. But it also reminds me that I need to be more aggressive in this area also. I definitely was turned off several times by her casualness toward her obedience to God. But, then again, I must take this to heart in my own life.

    Good read, moved along quickly 5/5 stars.

    Christian truths and application, 2/5 stars.

    Disclosure of Material Connection: I received this book free from the publisher through the BookSneeze®.com <http://booksneeze®.com/> book review bloggers program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255 <http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/waisidx_03/16cfr255_03.html> : "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising."
  4. Seattle,Wa
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    February 10, 2012
    RUVIE
    Seattle,Wa
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    She is remarkable for all that she has gone through and still so strong in her faith.
  5. New Zealand
    Age: 25-34
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Inspired
    January 19, 2012
    SuzB
    New Zealand
    Age: 25-34
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This book is great. It is a true story/testimony of Brenda Warner who is the wife of football player Kurt Warner.

    It tells of her struggles in life but getting through each one by the love and blessings of God.

    I was getting a little frustrated at the beginning with her story going back and forward years, as I prefer a story to flow from beginning to end but it would connect and make sense.

    I am inspired by this story and would recommend reading this to people who need a boost in their own faith in God.

    I felt like I could relate in some of her circumstances and she has encouraged me to continue walking in my faith because God can do anything.
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