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The Waiting

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Mountain View
Romance - General, Fiction, Romance: M
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12296354M
ISBN 101928602967
ISBN 139781928602965
OCLC/WorldCa149157198

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The Waiting by Cathy LaGrow is a precious book. It tactfully deals with the delicate subject of an assault resulting in pregnancy. God is present in this story. Sometimes the dates & storyline jumps around, but this is an excellent story with God's presence visible.

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The Waiting: The True Story of a Lost Child, a Lifetime of Longing, and a Miracle for a Mother Who Never Gave Up by Cathy LaGrow and Cindy Martinusen Coloma. About this book: Inyear-old Minka was on a picnic in the woods.

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Waiting is a big part of childhood—waiting in line, waiting to grow up, waiting for something special to happen—but in this book, a child sets the stage and pulls the strings. Timeless, beautiful, and deeply heartfelt, this picture book about imaginative play, the seasons, friendship, and surprises marks a new pinnacle in Caldecott Medalist Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

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My baby boy was almost three months old. He and I had not yet gotten the hang of breastfeeding, but were getting there. Waiting for a train to go or a bus to come, or a plane to go or the mail to come, or the rain to go or the phone to ring, or the snow to snow or the waiting around for a Yes or No or waiting for their hair to grow.

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Minka Disbrow, the mother separated from her daughter by adoption who spent nearly 80 years searching for her, has died at the age of Disbrow’s story was told in a book,The Waiting: A True. Buy a cheap copy of The Waiting book by Suzanne Woods Fisher. Jorie King has been waiting for Benjamin Zook to return home to Lancaster County so they can marry.

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“Waiting on the Lord is the opposite of running ahead of the Lord, and it’s the opposite of bailing out on the Lord,” writes John Piper. “It’s staying at your appointed place while he says stay, or it’s going at his appointed pace while he says go. I'm mailing you a 68 page book, "The Waiting Period" (that retails at $) for FREE.

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