Saturday, October 1, 2011

Book Tour: Reflecting Him

I apologize that my review of this book isn't ready just yet, but I didn't want to miss posting for the tour. What I have read of this 10 week study so far is fabulous, and would be great for small groups! I have included an author interview, excerpts from the series, and information about this brilliant author. I hope you enjoy this, and if you have used, or plan to use this, I'd love to hear your thoughts on it!

Author Interview:

  • What practical steps can believers take to be less self-focused and more God-focused?

Life is not about me, but all about Him. This phrase changed my life. Prayer is the key to keeping your eyes on Jesus. The more we pray, the more God moves us to do His will and not our will!

  • You say it’s important for believers to discover how to pray everyday prayers. What does this mean? I heard a speaker say she would never bother God to help her find her lost keys or a good parking spot—how do you feel about that statement?

I pray about everything! Jesus tells us in Luke 16:10, “He who is faithful in what is least is faithful also in much.” We categorize prayers, God recognizes prayers. God wants us to bring everything to Him. Nothing is too small or too big for God! Prayer builds our faith and trust in Jesus!

  • What are some of the blessings of having an intimate life with Jesus, and how does one develop that intimacy?

Humbleness abounds as I realize there is nothing I can do to earn an intimate relationship with Jesus. I can only obtain it through His grace and mercy, which He gives so freely. Jesus is my all in all.




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DO YOU SEE JESUS IN YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES
OR SAVE HIM FOR EMERGENCIES?

God longs for you to spend your day with Him. Reflecting Him helps you pulls back the veil so you can see how a true relationship with the Lord changes your life. As Jesus becomes a part of everything you do, you will soon be reflecting Him to those around you.

In ten weeks, through Reflecting Him, you will:
Realize life is not about me, but all about Him.
See daily applications for lessons learned from scripture.
Understand how God is directing your life—often without you knowing it.
Learn the importance of prayer in your everyday activities.
Discover the joyful intimacy of a life filled with Jesus.
Realize how your personal relationship with Jesus changes when you make Him part of everything you do.
The study comes in small enough bites to digest, but deep enough content to stimulate change and growth. Carla McDougal’s refreshing authenticity and humorous style lifts you up and encourages you to dig deeper into the Word.

CARLA MCDOUGAL is founder of Reflective Life Ministries headquartered in the Houston, Texas area. Her true passion for her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, shines brightly, whether she is speaking or writing. She shares experiences from her own life to encourage women to live every day for Him. God is sending Carla around the world to speak to women from all walks of life—those living in the best of circumstances to those who have hit rock bottom.

Carla’s book, Reflecting Him: Living for Jesus and Loving It, is a 10-week study that encourages you to open your eyes to God’s daily life lessons. The more you ask God to be in your life, the more you will recognize His hand on everything you do. For more information on a growing number of products from Reflective Life Ministries, and to see about booking Carla for an event or interview, go to www.reflectivelifeministries.org.


***Disclosure: I received a complimentary copy of this book for participating in the tour. No monetary compensation was exchanged, no positive review was requested or required, and all opinions expressed are solely mine and were not influenced in any manner.***

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