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Stirring a pot of soup, working in a cubicle, packing bag lunches for the kids -- meaning and significance can be found in mundane moments! With humorous stories about Frito pie, best friends, endless summers, and unexpected grace, Shankle opens your eyes to the countless ordinary times in life that are precious and sacred.

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: Zondervan
Publication Date: 2017
ISBN: 0310348870
ISBN-13: 9780310348870

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Is my ordinary, everyday life actually significant? Is it okay to be fulfilled by the simple acts of raising kids, working in an office, and cooking chicken for dinner?

It’s been said, "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the number of moments that take our breath away." The pressure of that can be staggering as we spend our days looking for that big thing that promises to take our breath away. Meanwhile, we lose sight of the small significance of fully living with every breath we take.

Melanie Shankle, New York Times bestselling author and writer at The Big Mama Blog tackles these questions head on in her fourth book, Church of the Small Things. Easygoing and relatable, she speaks directly to the heart of women of all ages who are longing to find significance and meaning in the normal, sometimes mundane world of driving carpool to soccer practice, attending class on their college campus, cooking meals for their family, or taking care of a sick loved one.

The million little pieces that make a life aren’t necessarily glamorous or far-reaching. But God uses some of the smallest, most ordinary acts of faithfulness—and sometimes they look a whole lot like packing lunch. 

Through humorous stories told in her signature style, full of Frito pie, best friends, the love of her Me-Ma and Pa-Pa, the unexpected grace that comes when we quit trying to measure up, and a little of the best TV has to offer, Melanie helps women embrace what it means to live a simple, yet incredibly meaningful life and how to find all the beauty and laughter that lies right beneath the surface of every moment.

Author Bio

 

Melanie Shankle writes regularly at The Big Mama Blog and is the New York Times bestselling author of three books, including Nobody’s Cuter Than You. Her Trade book The Church of Small Things is set to release on 09/13/2017. She is a graduate of Texas A&M and loves writing, shopping at Target, checking to see what’s on sale at Anthropologie, and trying to find the lighter side in every situation. Most of all, she loves being the mother of Caroline, the wife of her husband, Perry, and the official herder of two wild dogs named Piper and Mabel. The five of them live in San Antonio.

 

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