$25 Family Christian #Giveaway & Action Bible Study Bible #Review




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REVIEW: Action Bible Study Bible and $25 Family Christian Giveaway!


Comic book lovers everywhere often have raised their kids to love the excitement of the colorful action-packed pages within their comic book covers. Millions of copies are sold each year and some even say the fun-loving style of a comic book allows struggling readers or kids who are normally hesitant to read, the ability to conquer that fear and actually enjoy trying to read a comic-book-style story.  With that in mind, let me introduce to you one of my new favorite Study Bibles for our homeschool time: The Action Bible Study Bible ESV!

This unique and action-packed Study Bible is perfect for both kids and adults who are young at heart or enjoy a lively way to study God’s Word. It targets preteens and upper elementary, but can be applied in the lives of many age groups. It’s refreshing and fun and yet still contains all the meat of God’s Word and the references and commentaries needed to help complete your study time! All three of my kids are totally fascinated by it! It’s like no other Bible they’ve ever read!

“The Action Bible has introduced millions of kids to God’s Story through pictures. Now, preteens can go deeper into the heart of God’s Word with The Action Bible Study Bible ESV.” – from the back cover.


My family found all the cool elements added to this Action Bible Study Bible to be really enlightening! Some of these neat features include:

  • What About This? Gain insights to tough questions about faith
  • Unlock It! Who did what, when, and where … and why it matters.
  • Guess It! Person, place of thing – take the challenge with 5 clues
  • Activate: Reflect on Bible theme and how they apply now to activate faith
  • Ancient Archives – weapons, food, clothes, houses, celebrations, and traditions in ancient times
  • Illustrations: Featuring a 40-page “miniseries” of God’s redemptive story by Sergio Cariello.
  • Plus: Book introductions, maps, a dictionary, and more!

I would recommend taking a peek at your local Family Christian Store to make a purchase or pick one up through their online store. It’s a great new way to build your relationship with the Lord as you study the Scriptures and have your eyes and mind opened to all the excitement held within the Bible’s pages. It retails for $32.99, but is on sale for a limited time for $23.09. Hurry and buy your copy today and enjoy this fun new way to explore the Bible.

Disclosure: Love2EncourageYou received a sample copy and some renumeration in exchange for this review post. However, I only share items I feel are of value or interest to my family and my readers. Love2EncourageYou is not responsible for sponsor prize fulfillment.


Max Lucado’s Treasury of Bedtime Prayers Review & Giveaway



I have had so much fun reading through these delightful passages with my two younger ones. They love the gentle and beautiful illustrations, the rhyming style of a lot of the poems shared, and the Bible verse references for them to learn. I think it’s a very sweet and thoughtful collection of prayers and bedtime devotions for parents to read with their young children or in this case… you can see my daughter is reading it to her younger brother. So adorable. I love those precious moments.

My daughter is 8 and she adores this Max Lucado’s Treasury of Bedtime Prayers book! She has been carrying this book around with her in the car when we go on outings, over to friend’s homes, and even brought it to show her cousins at the time share when they came on vacation to visit in FL. I am impressed at how well this book captures the attention of my children and is filled with thoughtful and inspiring quotes and bits of Scripture … just enough to be effective and yet not too much for little minds and attention spans to handle.

It is my pleasure to recommend this wonderful book by Max Lucado. I don’t think I’ve ever been disappointed in any way with anything he writes and shares anyway. lol. You are sure to be pleased with this gorgeous book for young families to read together. You can pick it up at your local Family Christian Store or purchase it online. It’s on sale for a limited time right now so it’s a super time to make a purchase! Regular price is $19.99, but right now it’s only $13.99! I hope you get the chance to pick one up.


Prayer is the foundation of a believer’s life. This collection of prayers from Max and Denalyn Lucado offers parents a resource to teach little ones how to talk to God.This prayer collection includes classic prayers that have been updated for today’s young readers, introductory stories for each section, as well as twenty new prayers for little ones written by Max and Denalyn.Max and Denalyn open the book with an expanded introduction that instructs parents on teaching their children to pray. A helpful prayer builder taken from Max’s trade book Before Amen teaches kids that there are four different kinds of prayers: worship, trust, compassion, and gratitude. This collection of new and classic children’s prayers are divided into ten sections.

Children will find it easier to learn to pray with examples showing that prayer is a dialogue with God for all times. Beautiful art by Lisa Alderson complements the keepsake style of the book.

It’s never too early to lay a strong foundation for a child’s faith, and the Lucado Treasury of Bedtime Prayers will help parents do just that.

Product Details:
Page Count: 160
Released: 01/2015



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Disclosure: I received a sample copy in exchange for an honest review. I do not review items unless I feel they are a good fit for my family and my readers interests. Love2EncourageYou is not responsible for sponsor prize fulfillment.


Winter Weight Loss Giveaway: $350 in Amazon Gift Cards! #WeightLossExperts



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A Must See! 23 Blast DVD #Review and #Giveaway!


What a truly awesome movie! 23 Blast is on my top movies list this year! You’ve got to see this!

This was an incredible story of passionate living even amidst adversity! Striving to be our best and never giving up is always something worth working hard towards, right? Well in this film you will see the amazing reactions of friends, family, classmates, and others in the lives of the star of 23 Blast as they come to his aid, won’t let him settle for less than a life worth living, and then marvel at his persistence as he gives it his all.

Let no trial big or small stand in your way of living a full life and remember to always be shining for Jesus.

I hope you get the chance to buy this movie and enjoy sharing it with a friend or neighbor. It’s a super movie for football fans especially, but I believe anyone will enjoy watching this terrific film! It’s a great lesson for elementary age to college age students as well. It makes a wonderful gift that the receiver will surely appreciate. The movie is very well written – based on a true story and has awesome actors in it! Let me know your thoughts on the film after you get to see it! I can’t wait to hear!


About the movie:

Rated PG-13 (brief drinking of alcohol on school property)  / 1h 42m


As a typical teenager, Travis Freeman (Mark Hapka) is a local hero both on and off the high-school football field in his small Kentucky town, but in 1997, Travis contracts an infection that destroys his optic nerve and renders him blind overnight. With the loving help and concern of his parents, physical therapist, coach and best friend, Travis demonstrates what true bravery is: He continues to compete on the gridiron and helps his team advance to the state finals.

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Doug Anderson “Drive” CD #Review


Doug Anderson’s newest CD titled: DRIVE

Review and Giveaway of this 2 DOVE AWARD WINNING ALBUM!


I was not familiar with Doug Anderson originally, but when I heard that Wayne Haun helped write and produce this album, I wanted to check it out. Each person has a different passion or gift they’re good at – Doug Anderson is no different. You can tell he is “all in” with this album and loves to share about the Lord through his music. Varying lyrics and pleasant country music style give this CD a thumbs up on arrangement of tracks, writing quality and artist’s voice.

Country Gospel style music is fun and enjoyable for any who hear it. Although this particular style of music is not what I normally listen to on a daily basis (I’m a dance/pop/rock type of gal), I would still enjoy listening to it in the car or at my desk when I want something soothing and cheerful as background music. The songs on this DRIVE album are polished and full of life. I was blessed to get to do a review of this CD and would enjoy incorporating some of the songs for times of worship too. Please visit Family Christian Store’s website HERE to listen to a selection of Doug Anderson’s DRIVE album and hear the different track selections right on that page. I am sure you will find a few that make you smile and have a catchy beat.

I appreciate when people work hard at what they do and obviously have a love for the Lord and wish to share Him with the world. I believe Doug Anderson’s CD will please many readers/listeners with it’s unique country sound and Spirit-filled lyrics. Doug’s DRIVE album won 2 Dove Awards in 2014!  One award was for the song “Love With Open Arms” which won Best Country Song of the Year! The other Dove Award was given to Doug Anderson’s DRIVE for Best Country Album!


A Dove Award-winning baritone vocalist in Ernie Haase and Signature Sound, Doug Anderson sees the release of his second solo project, Drive. Once again using the talents of producer-songwriter Wayne Haun, the project features a cover of Dolly Parton’s “The Seeker” and tracks such as “I’ll Be There With You” and “Sundays Are Made for Times Like These.”

Disclosure: Love2EncourageYou received a copy of the album in exchange for an honest review.


An Exciting Mom and Daughter Evening with The Gaither Vocal Band!



Wouldn’t you love to be able to surprise your mom or dad, your spouse, or a friend or loved one with a fun evening of worship with the Gaither Vocal Band?! Well that’s exactly what I got to do for my mother this year for her birthday. Special thanks to Family Christian Stores for the opportunity to bring you a review of the Gaither Vocal Band Concert tonight from Tampa, FL. I’ll be posting on Facebook and Twitter from the event and will share my full review in the next day or so.

Don’t wait for your opportunity to share a fun evening of fellowship, worship and song with that special person in your life who would enjoy a surprise blessing like this. Tickets are available for venues all across the country this year as the Gaither Vocal Band tours America. You can find dates and locations HERE. Prices are very reasonable and I know you will enjoy the top quality music and entertainment we’ve come to love over the years from Bill Gaither and the Gaither Vocal Band and other friends. You won’t want to miss your chance.

I’m off to a afternoon and evening full of fun for a Mom and Daughter Day Out at the Gaither Vocal Band Concert in Tampa, FL. I hope you tune into the Love2EncourageYou Facebook Page or Twitter to see updates on the fun we have tonight! Please make the most of your time with your loved ones in 2015. You need to cherish every moment you can.

You can check out my review of the Gaither Vocal Band’s newest album “Sometimes It Takes a Mountain” HERE.

Thanks for reading and be sure to check the Gaither Concert Tour listings for a concert coming to your area soon!



A Winning Combo: Gourmet Grillware’s Football Griller and Your Party!



What an exciting time of year for many people with Superbowl Sunday coming up quick! The chill of a snowy winter across the country just seems to add to the thrill of having a “homegating party” for the BIG GAME. Now I actually live in Florida where we are in shorts and tank tops most of the time, but I still love a good homegating party! (Since we can’t actually attend the Superbowl for a tailgating party)


Today I’m delighted to share a review and tasty recipe with you using the new Football Griller from Gourmet Grillware! This pan is so versatile and easy to use for so many things. You can use it on your grill outside, on your stove top indoors, as a baking pan in the oven, and it even allows you the freedom to wrap up the leftovers and put them in the fridge or freezer – right on the pan! This Football Griller pan basically can go from freezer to oven to tabletop to fridge.  (One thing to note: they are NOT dishwasher safe.)

Want to learn more about this great new grillware product? Get more details about the Football Griller from Gourmet Grillware.


Cheese Crusted Chicken Strips


-3 boneless chicken breasts (cut into strips)

-onion powder

-garlic powder

-one egg

-1/2 cup bread crumbs

-1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese


After cutting chicken breasts into strips, dip into egg and then dip into bowl with bread crumbs and shredded cheese mixed together. Spray Football Griller pan with cooking spray. Place chicken breasts on pan. Sprinkle onion and garlic powder on top of chicken breasts. Bake at 425 for 15-20 minutes.



Yes, that was an obvious hint in my pictures as to who we hope wins the Superbowl. Hubby is looking forward to the game and wearing his jersey.

I really enjoyed cooking with the Football Griller. It’s such a fun football shape that it adds to your decor for entertaining guests or making your family Superbowl party a big hit! I plan to get one for my Father-In-Law as a gift as he is a huge camper and absolutely loves to grill and to hold tailgate parties during football, and even at Nascar races in the summer!

The Football Griller from Gourmet Grillware is highly recommended.


FIVE people will have a chance to win their own Football Griller with this giveaway! Woo-hoo! It’s so awesome to have a nice gift for the men to win around Superbowl time too! Love it!

Prize: Gourmet Grillware is offering the chance for 5 people to each win their own Football Griller! How cool!

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Disclosure: Love2EncourageYou received the Gourmet Grillware Football Griller in exchange for an honest review. My opinions are my own and may differ from your own. However, I only share items I feel are of value to my family and my readers. Love2EncourageYou is not responsible for sponsor prize fulfillment.


Joey + Rory Country Classics: A Tapestry of Our Musical Heritage #Review #Giveaway



Hello friends! Thanks for joining me again today for another movie review of one of the great family friendly films they carry at Family Christian Stores. Today, I have the honor to share with you about “Joey + Rory Country Classics: A Tapestry of Our Musical Heritage“.

What a delightful and relaxing movie to watch. This style of presentation from Bill Gaither as he interviews and highlights the life of Joey & Rory is simply adorable. I’ve never seen anything quite like it. It was very refreshing and fun! The music is pleasant and uplifting with Christian songs as well as some fun selections that remind folks of the days of the early 1960s. My mom was watching the film with me and she found it quite enjoyable with memories of her days going to the dance after the football game with my dad and dancing together to the song “Let It Be Me”.  She also loved hearing songs like “Paper Roses” and “I Believe in You and Me”.

The movie makes you crave clean eating, hanging out on a farm, and small town living. I totally wish I could visit them during one of their yearly sing-a-long events too! It looked like so much fun!

A very touching and warm-fuzzy type of film. Highly recommended.


Country music sweethearts Joey+Rory remind us that good songs keep getting better with age with Country Classics: A Tapestry of Our Musical Heritage. On the DVD, Bill Gaither visits the couple on their farm to discuss these songs, their country music influences, their childhoods, life on the farm and their new baby girl.The couple’s heartfelt harmonies and tender vocals form a perfect marriage with these household favorites that were handed down to them by their parents. Featuring the duo’s old-fashioned, country charm, the recording includes “Coat of Many Colors,” “Rocky Top,” “Paper Roses,” “Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue” and many more.

Song Listing:

How’s The World Treating You
I’m Not Lisa
Let It Be Me
Rocky Top
Coat of Many Colors
Hello Love
I Believe in You
When Mama Prayed
Paper Roses
If I Needed You
Back Home Again
Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue
King of The Road
I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry

Retail $19.99. Pick up a copy today at a Family Christian Store near you or purchase online.  Family Christian has coupons on their website often including the one currently running for Martin Luther King Jr. Day for 40% off any one regularly priced item! Good until 1/19.  Use Coupon Code: IHAVEADREAM



Prize: One winner to receive Joey + Rory Country Classics: A Tapestry of Our Musical Heritage

Location: Open to USA & Canada

Age: Must be 18 years or older to enter. Void where prohibited.

Date: Ends at midnight EST on 1/26/2015.


Disclosure: Love2EncourageYou received a sample copy in exchange for an honest review. Love2EncourageYou is not responsible for sponsor prize fulfillment.


Tips and Suggestions for Holding a Family Game Night Each Month!



Beginning the New Year with a plan to include new family traditions and quality time together is a great way to start 2015 on the right foot. Focusing on ways to keep your kids and their friends or youth group buddies excited about activities to do together that don’t necessarily involve electronics can be a wonderful blessing to your home, your family friends and the church. Coming up with a list of healthy alternatives to play besides video games or texting could include some of the fun and challenging board games and card games now available at Family Christian Stores with laugh out loud fun and Christian values to boot. Starting a tradition of weekly or monthly Family Game Nights in the home or in churches can potentially bring a renewed sense of unity and increase your family bond.

First, I recommend creating an atmosphere of fun and delight for your family every month by scheduling Family Game Nights on your personal and church calendars. I encourage church youth leaders and children’s program directors to incorporate this as a method to create new friendships among it’s congregation. Help families build bonds with each other through laughter and conversations over game time that will help support the church body for years to come. We have found many creative, strategic, and humorous games at the Family Christian Store that add the element of Christian values and Bible learning into the mix at the same time. We invite you to check out some of the incredible games we reviewed for this post:

Redemption Bible Card Game: 

This well-structured strategic card game created by Rob Anderson of Cactus Game Design is perfect for dads and moms to learn and play along with their kids (Kids must be decent readers) and comes highly recommended by my family. It is available for purchase both in store and online at Family Christian.


We have personally met and enjoy a friendship with the owner, Rob Anderson, of Cactus Game Design and see his passionate vision to continue to create card games and board games that bring families closer together once again. My husband and son have always thoroughly enjoyed this Redemption card game (and still do!) and hubby has loved teaching it to our son and youth groups since 2004. Now 17 yrs old, my son assists in teaching others how to play Redemption as well. (That’s my son in the pic.)

We have believed in the value of this particular game for a long time and have held Redemption tournaments as hosts for over 10 years now including everything from Local, District and State Tournaments in CT, and then later holding many years of FL Local, District, State, and Regional Tournaments. Hubby and son personally play the game in other competitions too and have won medals for ranking among top 3 spots this past year nationally in their respective categories.  If you have kids with a competitive nature who love strategic thinking and desire for them to develop a deeper understanding of the Bible, this game is a must try.

Redemption is currently the second longest active trading card game and because of it’s great family friendly value, it remains something we share and promote to anyone we meet. It is the only collectible card game where every card in print is legal for tournaments with thousands of unique cards available for deck building and tournament play. Plus, knowing every card represents a Bible verse on it helps encourage Bible memorization and learning every time they play!

We’ll be holding open tournaments in 2015 and some will be held at our local Family Christian Store in Lakeland, FL. (See location at bottom of post) Be watching for upcoming dates to put on your calendar. We invite you to bring your family, youth group and pastor to come learn the game.  My husband and son will be happy to teach you.


The Redemption Bible Card game comes in starter decks, tins with expansion cards to help improve your deck, and booster packs for those who want to find more power cards and necessities to sculpt and shape the strategy of their deck in different ways. Lots of choices and lots of fun! Try Redemption today and begin an adventure that can last for years to come. We’re going on 10+ years of family fun with this game! You can too!


Apples to Apples Bible Edition

We love this game! We have both the regular and Bible editions and I personally choose the Bible version as our favorite. Even our daughter who recently turned 8 is quickly getting the hang of it. She says she will be the one to beat as she grows in her Bible knowledge. Gotta love her competitive spirit!

Apples to Apples Bible Edition is just incredibly fun the way it was set up and designed.  Many families we’ve talked with all enjoy this game too! It makes laughter and good clean fun easy to have in your home on a regular basis as a family.

Apples to Apples Bible Edition is another great selection from Cactus Game Design that is available at Family Christian and would make a wonderful choice for your Family Game Night. See below for more information about the game play.


Apples to Apples: Bible Edition is the wild party game that provides instant fun for everyone! It’s easy – just deal the cards and you’re ready to play. Select the card from your hand that you think is best described by a card played by the judge (don’t worry – everyone gets a chance to be the judge). If the judge picks your card, you win that round!

Each round is filled with surprising and outrageous comparisons from a wide range of people, places, things and events from our Christian history. Fast moving and refreshing, Apples to Apples is perfect for any get together with family and friends!

Product Details:
Ages: 8 & up.
Players: 4-10

$30.00 at Family Christian

Scrabble: Bible Edition

Have you ever played Scrabble? It’s a fun word game for the whole family isn’t it? If you love Scrabble, then you should LOVE Scrabble Bible Edition even more! I was so tickled when I spoke with Rob and his family the year this game was coming out. They worked on creating this Bible Edition of the game together. Each member of their family chipped in to make it turn out terrific! I was so impressed! How cool would it be to involve your kids and get their input on what makes a game extra fun and add the importance of incorporating Bible learning into the game? I encourage you to give this Scrabble Bible Edition a try. It makes me smile every time I play it.


Celebrate beloved stories from the Bible as you play round after round of America’s favorite word game! Scrabble: Bible Edition features new rules, including a new Bonus Word Guide and a specially-designed game board with new word challenges.

No two games are alike as you draw on your biblical knowledge to spell unique words with spiritual significance!


  • Custom game board
  • 4 Racks
  • 100 Letter tiles
  • Letter bag
  • Instructions with Bonus Word Guide

Product Details:
Ages: 8 & up.
Players: 2 to 4

Bible Bingo
Here’s an adorable way to include even your youngest family members into Family Game Night with Bible Bingo! My 3 year old and his 8 year old sister adore playing this together. We even included their Gramma in a game recently and had little prizes for them to win if they got Bingo first. The game pieces are colorful with easy-to-recognize symbols to help little ones build confidence in their game play. Bible Bingo is extremely affordable at just $8.99! What are you waiting for? Pick up Bible Bingo today, grab some munchies as prizes and let the excitement begin! Your little ones will thank you for it and beg to play again and again!


Bingo! I mean – “Bible!” Bible Bingo puts a new twist on an old classic. Just cover the Christian symbols on your card to form a diagonal, vertical or horizontal line and win! Bible reference verses on each piece make it easy to look up passages while playing a fun family game.
Family Game Night is a great opportunity to pour your heart into your kids. Make it special – make it shine! Show your family they are worth planning ahead and preparing for to make each Family Game Night a memorable one! Some additional suggestions for adding atmosphere and purpose to your Family Game Nights are:
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1. Pick up a couple Christian music CDs from popular artists to play in the background and create the mood for the evening. Some current top hit suggestions are:

2. Choose a good devotional book to refer to for a short, but meaningful moment of Bible Study and reflection with your family, friends or youth group. Providing an object lesson in association with your mini devotional can be very effective as well. Don’t be afraid to make it something humorous to help make a memory that will stick the point of your lesson in their minds forever.  Some suggested Devotional books are:

3. Open and close your Family Game Night with a word of prayer. There are few things that can establish a better foundation then showing your family the value of prayer.  Helping our children, youth and their friends understand that God is the center of all things and that He deserves our thanks, and our time in continuing to build a close relationship with Him can have a greater impact on our young people than you’ll ever know.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 40% off coupon

Here’s a 40% Off Coupon good from today through Martin Luther King Day! Now you can grab one of these great games and start your own Family Fun Night traditions for a very affordable price!

The location of the Family Christian Store we frequently shop and will use for holding future Redemption Tournaments in Lakeland, FL:

3700 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809

(863) 815-8751

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