Children's BooksI love to read so this offer from Scholastic caught my eye. Now that school is out and summer begins, they have started a Kids Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge encourages children of all ages to read books throughout the summer to keep their reading skills sharp. Studies show that children that read at least four books each summer tend to do better in the fall when they return to school.

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Penny on May 25th, 2009

Personalized Children's BooksAward winning personalized children’s books and storybooks are such a unique gift idea, making the child the star of their very own adventure. Not only are these books personalized with the childs name but they also feature the boy or girls face throughout the book. Children will be delighted when they see that they are the main star / character in their very own story book. These books will quickly become their favorite bedtime story and a treasured keepsake for years to come.

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Ed Byerly on May 16th, 2009

Thompson Chain Reference BibleIn a day of scientific hypothesis requiring proof by observation, to result in the acceptance or rejection by a community as truth, faith has taken a back seat and is not considered in the final analysis. Yet it is common to blindly accept theory as scientific fact. We go so far as to teach our children, as fact, an origin of life based solely on an unproven hypothesis. Is this a practice of faith in a theory?

Christ taught us during a discourse with [doubting] Thomas saying, blessed are those who haven’t observed, yet believe. His very words teach that faith has greater importance than observation.

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Early American Books by Eric SloaneEric Sloane happens to be my favorite author of Americana, not only for his easy to read style of writing but because I have always had an interest in the way people lived in early America. Their pioneer spirit and skills is something that is seldom seen today.

Eric Sloane was able to capture the integrity, insight and ingenuity of the early American settler through the art and stories of his many books.

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Penny on April 24th, 2009

Book Review:
The Power of Simple Prayer: How to Talk with God about Everything

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This is my very first blog post at Penny’s Product Buzz and I would like to start my blog out by sharing a special book with you.

Do you struggle with prayer? I’ve always been faithful to prayer everyday but sometimes it felt awkward or too routine. I would find myself searching for the right words or wondering if my words were spiritual enough.

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