We Stood Upon Stars Book Review

31497887Get Lost. . . and Find What Really Matters
We are made for freedom and adventure, friendship and romance. Yet too much of life is spent unfulfilled at work, restless at home, and bored at church. All the while knowing there is something more. You’ll find some of life’s best moments waiting for you over a campfire, on a river–even in that coffee shop or brewery you didn’t know you’d discover along the way. It’s time to begin the search.
In the literary spirit of well-worn tales about America’s open road, this poetic, honest, often hilarious collection of essays shows how to embark on adventures that kindle spiritual reflection, personal growth, and deeper family connections.
From surfing California’s coastlines, stargazing southwestern deserts, and fly-fishing in remote mountains of Montana, you’ll be inspired to follow the author’s footsteps and use the hand-drawn maps from each chapter to plan your own trips. There you will hear God’s voice – and it may help you find what you’re searching for.

“We search mountaintops and valleys, deserts and oceans, hoping sunrises and long views through the canyons will help us discover who we are, or who we still want to be. The language of our hearts reflects that of creation because in both are fingerprints of God.”
–Roger W. Thompson

REVIEW

First off can I say WOW! The cover of this book is so beautiful! I have always been a sucker for stars! I absolutely fell in love with this book. My favorite thing that I would like to talk about is that at the beginning of the chapters there is a hand drawn map that you can go to and find your own adventures in finding God! I thought that was a great idea and who knows, one day I actually might do so. I haven’t read a book like this in a long time and I am so happy that I chose this book to review! If you see it on shelves when it comes out I hope you decide to pick it up!

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