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#collaboreads: A Brand New Book

The brand new book I chose to read this month is called Seek This Jesus by Neill Marriott. The cover surely caught my attention and I knew I had to read it for myself.

It’s phenomenal. It’s absolutely amazing! Neill shares so much of her life in this book. She shares the life she had while attending a Methodist church in the south, to feeling forgotten by God, to joining The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons). I just am in awe at her journey!

My favorite part of the book are pages 69 – 73. She shares the story of her daughter who passed away from getting hit by a car. But it’s the way she talks about staying connected to God, grieving and what each year felt like when it came to connecting with God and grieving her loss.

I think it left an impression on me, obviously because my dad passed away and I’m still grieving so bad. But I don’t think I’ve ever had someone describe grieving the way she does in those pages. The transitions and how each year passing is different but she grew closer to God each year.

I am just certain that everyone needs to own this book. I wouldn’t necessarily say anybody who isn’t LDS wouldn’t enjoy it, but it is centered around God, and Jesus Christ. Their love for us and a woman’s story. I give it 5 stars! 

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Currently Reading

I took a few pictures of some new books that I added to my currently-reading bookshelf. At work we have an “employee library,” where we can “check out” books and take them home for up to two weeks and then we have to bring them back so that someone else can have a turn reading that book. I’m absolutely in love with the idea, and so excited to squeeze in some more reading during my free time. These books are all pretty quick reads which are the perfect kind of books for me! Though I’m still trying to brave reading through Harry Potter #4. I’ve never read past book three so wish me luck!

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Anyway, here are the books I’m currently reading:

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you can read this book! First 30 days is FREE!

 

↑ If you sign up for a Deseret Bookshelf PLUS account,
you can read this book! First 30 days is FREE!

 

↑ If you sign up for a Deseret Bookshelf PLUS account,
you can read this book! First 30 days is FREE!

 

↑ If you sign up for a Deseret Bookshelf PLUS account,
you can read this book! First 30 days is FREE!

 

I’m pretty excited to be reading these books.

What are you currently reading?