Book Review – Just Open the Door

August 14, 2018 by  
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Book Title: Just Open the Door Author: Jen Schmidt Published by: BH Lifeway

Amazon info: Change a generation with something as simple as an invitation. For many of us, inviting people into our lives and homes feels more like inviting judgment on our entertaining skills and stress on our already maxed-out schedules. nike magista pas cher But what if you knew that opening your front door had the power to radically change the world? To make an impact and leave a legacy with everyday invitations? Jen Schmidt has set out to reframe how we think about hospitality and to equip us to walk a road of welcome in our daily lives. cheap fjallraven kanken Jen knows that every time we choose open-door living—whether in our homes or by taking hospitality on the road just like Jesus—those we invite in get to experience the lived-out Gospel, our kids grow up in a life-lab of generosity, and we trade insecurity for connection. nike air max 90 Just Open the Door is a personal yes-you-can guide to offering the life-changing gift of invitation. nike air max femme Whether you’re a seasoned host looking for renewed inspiration or a nervous newbie not sure where to begin, these personal stories, practical ideas, and poignant insights will give you the confidence you need to see your home as the most likely location for changing the world around you, one open door at a time.

My rating: 3.5 stars My review: This is a lovely book and I wanted to love it. I mean, just look at that gorgeous cover! It’s an easy read, full of the author’s stories of how she applied the principle of biblical hospitality in her own life in the hopes that her suggestions might spur you on to do the same. nike air huarache While I enjoyed reading it for the most part, I found myself skimming this book (I tend to do that when I tire of something). Fjallraven Kanken Sale Perhaps it could have been shorter? I don’t know. I didn’t love it, but I didn’t hate it either. Fjallraven Kanken Sale So, that said, I don’t know that I would necessarily recommend it. I’m going to try Rosaria Butterfield’s book: The Gospel Comes with a Housekey on the topic next to compare.   I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.

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