A Warm Welcome
Hometown Healing by Jennifer Slattery is a delightful contemporary Christian novel that will warm your heart.
A wonderful welcome awaits as neighbours bond over food and needs. We all have gifts that can help others in their time of need. People pull together and help each other through testing times. “God can bring out good, even in the hard.” When life hits us hard, we need to run to the One who can give us peace.
Our earthly fathers may not be good role models but our heavenly Father will never let us down. We cannot live with one foot in the past. “I’ve chosen to let it go.” If we do not deal with the past, it will rob us of our futures. “If you want to move forward, you’re going to have to let go of the past.”
We can never control what others do, say or think but we can choose how we will respond to them. “No one could make [her] feel like trash unless she let them.” When others try to destroy us with their words, we need to remember Whose we are.
When life is hard, we may withdraw from God as our emotions take control. “Before anger and fear had pulled her away. And yet God had remained… calling her back to him.” God is a faithful Father who, like the father in the prodigal son tale, waits patiently for us to return to Him.
A theatre is in need of renovation. Old timbers are repurposed into new furniture. This reminds the reader that God can renovate and restore lives. He uses our experiences to teach us lessons and he repurposes our lives to give us a glorious future.
Hometown Healing was such a delightful read. The love and community shone from its pages to wrap around the reader and leave us feeling good.
I received this book for free. A favourable review was not required and all views expressed are my own.
Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for Hometown Healing by Jennifer Slattery, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours!
ABOUT THE BOOK
Author: Jennifer Slattery
Publisher: Love Inspired
Release Date: August 1, 2019
Genre: Inspirational Contemporary Romance
She’s home again, but not for long…
Unless this cowboy recaptures her heart.
Returning home with a baby in tow, Paige Cordell’s determined her stay is only temporary. But to earn enough money to leave, she needs a job—and her only option is working at her first love’s dinner theater. With attraction once again unfurling between her and Jed Gilbertson, can the man who once broke her heart convince her to stay for good?
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jennifer Slattery is a writer and speaker who’s addressed women’s groups, Bible studies, and writers across the nation. She’s the author of the soon to release Building a Family and numerous other titles and maintains a devotional blog at JenniferSlatteryLivesOutLoud.com. As the founder of Wholly Loved Ministries, she’s passionate about helping women discover, embrace, and live out who they are in Christ. Visit her online to learn more about her speaking or to book her for your next women’s event and sign up for her free quarterly newsletter HERE and make sure to connect with her on Facebook and Instagram.
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(1) winner will receive a signed four print book bundle including Restoring Her Faith (Love Inspired), Hometown Healing (Love Inspired), Breaking Free (New Hope), and Restoring Love (New Hope)!
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Oh my this sounds like such a great book Thank you so much!
Yay! Thank you so much!
Can’t wait to read! Awesome giveaway and cover. Thank you for the chance to enter!
When we draw away from God, he patiently waits for us to return to him and uses situations to draw us closer.
Sounds like a great book.
Thank you so much!
Would like to read it soon.