More or Less

So, I did something this weekend that I haven’t done in years!

I read a book from cover to cover within 24 hours!

The book is in-cred-i-ble!  I had never seen the book, never heard of it, had no friends or blog sisters recommend it.  The cover caught my attention in Sam’s Club when I went to get laundry detergent and decided to stroll by the books on my way to the checkout (imagine THAT!).

In essence, it is a challenge to living a lifestyle of extreme generosity.

More or Less

See all the places I have marked? They are the ones with the pink and purple tabs.  SO much good stuff in this book! One of the first quotes I have marked is:

“I believe anything we find that is more than enough creates an immediate opportunity to make others’ lives better.”

Amen and Amen!

Maybe it’s just that I found this book at the exact time that my heart was headed in the same direction as the author’s. I have leaps and bounds to go before I live it like he and his wife do, but he was able to put into words and into practice, the urgency and necessity I feel to be out blessing others with our Acts of Kindness Adventures.

If I haven’t told you before, I am in love with our Acts of Kindness Adventures! I think about them most of the time. I turn over ideas in my head, brainstorm how I can get more money to fund them and to be able to do them more often. {This book gave me a few ideas for that too!} When I see things on clearance, or abundance in my cupboards, our adventures and people I don’t even know are the first thing I think of.

I will share more quotes and ideas in the coming days but for now I just had to share my excitement and this wonderful book with you. Have you read it?  If anyone out there already knew of it and read it, I would love to hear what you thought of it.

It is a challenge to be sure, but honestly, it is nothing that Scripture doesn’t also challenge us to be and to do! We have been blessed so that we can be a blessing!

Excited to Move Forward With You!


About debbierivers

I love to share what I can whenever I can. My goal is to live simply and love lavishly. I enjoy inspiring others with my writing. I am married to Steve and am the mother to two beautiful daughters, Hannah and Jenna, and grandmother to Kinsley. My desire is to encourage and to bless others through my life and my words.
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2 Responses to More or Less

  1. Eileen says:

    I haven’t read it my friend, but now I’m thinking I need to! Thanks for sharing!

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