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Sunday, February 28, 2010

Give Away!!

Don't Waste Your Life!
By John Piper

I've been reading this book Don't Waste Your Life... hence
 the big black letters right above. hehee
I love John Piper, and this book is great!
I'm thankful I started reading this because it's really eye-opening!
So far it's made me joyful-er! ;D


When I told my dad I wanted to get this book, he went on Amazon, and he ended up buying 12 copies!
He just wanted to have some to give away,
and so I'm going to be giving one away... to YOU! hehee

    
To enter this giveaway, all you need to do is leave a comment on this post,
 and I'll be randomly picking the winner by using

random.org
(Y'all, this website is neat !!)

But wait! That's not all!--(I just said that in the ShamWow guys voice! hehee)
If you want 2 more "entries" for this book, all you have to do is make a blog post on your blog about this  If you do make post about it on your blog, would you please leave a seprate comment one this post letting me know you did.
I'd appreciate it because it'll make it less confusing for me. ;D

I'll announce the winner March 15th!!


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Here's a little quote from the book.

"Now we see that in creating us for his glory, God is creating us for our highest joy.
He is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him. … God created us to live with a single passion to joyfully display his supreme excellence in all the spheres of life.
The wasted life is the life without this passion."
(pp.36-37)

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Yay! I'm excited!! =D

29 Thoughts:

alyssa zapinski said...

Girl that book sounds cool!! 12? That's a lot, did he do that on purpose? I will blog and twitter about this wonderful giveaway tomorrow when I can get out of bed without feeling like I need to vomit. :)

Abigail said...

Hey Karis!
That is so cool your having a giveaway! I would love to enter!!

Giving God the Glory!
~Abby♥

Abigail said...

Hey!
Just blogged about it! You can read the post once Lauren approves it on Natural Horse Keeping!

Giving God the Glory!
~Abby♥

Lindsay said...

I'd love to enter, Karis!!

Zoe said...

Wow, looks like a great book! I will enter!

Abigail said...

I'm entering- as of NOW. There ya go. :) AND, I posted something on my blog about it. :D

love ya

AO

An Australian Housewife said...

My family have this book and I believe they also said it was worth reading! The title itself sounds thought provoking. So I'm entering, though I'm not sure if being in Australia counts me out? :)
Thank You. Beth

Taylor said...

I'd love to enter, Karis! :)

Blessings,
~Taylor

Abby said...

I would love to enter! It sounds like a good book. :D


Abby

Abby said...

I posted it on my blog!

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Katie G. said...

Wow, this is awesome! I would love to be entered in the giveaway!

alyssa zapinski said...

Tweeted about it: http://twitter.com/alyZ24

blogged about it: http://creativemess1995.blogspot.com/2010/03/karis-giveaway.html

yea, I rock. :)

Stephanie said...

Hey Karis! Cool giveaway idea! I would like to enter! =D

Stephanie said...

And I blogged about it! =D

13pinkstars said...

haha Nice giveaway! (I loved how you annonced it like a professional)

Nariel, Sonny, and Toby said...

I'll enter!

~Lauren

~Emily~ said...

opps...I accidently posted a comment on here with my other google account's account. Hahaha 13pinkstars was me =)

Peyton Hardwick said...

We also love John Piper! That is quote that my dad likes to say. Do you ever listen to some of his sermons? There are some realy good ones.

Anonymous said...

Hey! I love your blog!! Its really gret :D I am definately entering, the book sounds great.
Huggs, Laurel <3

Hunter Hardwick said...

Awsome! John Piper is so good. I listen to him alot. I hope I get the book. God bless.

Hunter Hardwick said...

Blogged about it over at my place.

Tiffany said...

Thank You for following my blog! It's so good to see another young person so in love with Jesus :) Oh and I would like to enter for the give away...Lol right now :)

Frannie said...

Hello! I know I've just met you, but I would love to enter your giveaway. It sounds like a really neat book.It's neat that your Dad bought 12 copies...he must be really excited about it! Thank you again for following my blog and I look forward to getting to know you better. Your sister in Christ, Frannie

Marissa said...

This sounds like a great book! I'd like to enter!
btw, thanks for following my blog =)

--Marissa

Morgan said...

Please enter me for the giveaway!!! I have heard this is a great book!!

Leslie Shepherd said...

Oh I would LOVE, LOVE, LOVE to own this book! I know my brother-in-law would too! He got my husband and I REALLY into 10:31 Sermon Jams...don't know if you have heard of it or not! LOVE it!

http://www.1031sermonjams.com/vol4.html

Peyton Hardwick said...

Hey Karis, I blogged about your give away over at my blog so......

Isabella Kiss said...

hey, i just found your blog of 'the white way of delight' and i'm liking what i see! i'm 19 and was homeschooled the majority of my life. come from a family of 8 kids. and love God more than anything else. We have lots in common!
and i LOVED that book (my friend harassed me about it until I read it) and I too have done a blog post about it.
so. nice to 'meet' you.
-bella

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