Five Fall Favourites Day 3: Historical Non-Fiction!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Review 18 Comments

Day three is here!! Which brings us to historical non-fiction! One of my favourite genres! I hope you’ve been finding lots of good, God-honouring books that will encourage you in your walk with God. πŸ˜€ Don’t forget that you can find more book recommendations by clicking on the button below! There are certain things that make me feel like it’s …

Five Fall Favourites Day 2: World Fiction!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Review 22 Comments

Welcome back to Day 2 of Five Fall Favourites!! πŸ˜€ Now I have to admit this category was more challenging as each book has to be non-American based. When you start to think about where books are set, a lot seem to be in USA!! Just a reminder that you can find the links to the other blogs by heading …

Five Fall Favourites Day 1: Short Stories!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Review 28 Comments

Five Fall Favourites is here!!! Yay!! πŸ˜€ Welcome! I’m so glad to have you stop by! πŸ˜€ I know, I know! πŸ™‚ Here in Australia Spring has just begun . . . But since Autumn is my favourite season, I’m glad to be imagining and thinking about Autumn-y things! πŸ˜› If you’re a book lover and looking for more books …

You’re Invited!!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites 6 Comments

To what you may ask?! An Autumn-themed book party!! πŸ˜€ And if you happen to live somewhere where it’s Spring (like me!) then that’s ok too. We’ll just have to pretend together! Autumn is my favourite season anyway, so I’m more than happy to imagine things about it! πŸ˜€ Doesn’t that scene make you want to go strolling along a …

Does Is Really Matter?!?

Lauren Compton Encouragement, Review 6 Comments

What we allow to capture our imaginations and hearts shapes how we think and act πŸ˜€ Which means . . . books are powerful!! πŸ˜€ As an author that is a scary and wonderful thought all wrapped into one! Scary because of the responsibility that comes from publishing words and ideas that will influence others. And wonderful because God is …

Let’s Not Forget + Book Review

Lauren Compton Israel, Review 4 Comments

About a month ago, Israel had it’s National Holocaust Remembrance Day. At the sound of air-raid sirens, everything came to a standstill (even cars!) to observe two minutes of silence. And while things like the Holocaust aren’t pleasant to think about, it’s important that we remember them anyway. And one way to do that is by reading books about the …

I’m Still Here + Some Aussie Pics!

Lauren Compton Farm 4 Comments

Well, it’s been waaaay too long since I did my last post!! πŸ™ Sorry for not keeping up with posting! But I’m back on the blog again so hopefully I will be somewhat better again. πŸ™‚ Blogging certainly takes some dedication. πŸ˜‰ Part of the reason for my lack of posting is because my family moved houses lately! Our new …

The LORD is my . . .

Lauren Compton Encouragement 4 Comments

My sisters put together a list of Scripture verses that demonstrate the greatness and goodness of God as an encouragement for someone. When I saw it, I knew I had to include it in a post πŸ˜€ So here’s the list! And don’t forget to pay extra attention to the words in bold! πŸ™‚ “The LORDΒ isΒ myΒ strengthΒ and myΒ shield; my heart trusted …