Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Just Moms” as Want to Read:
Just Moms
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Just Moms

3.86  ·  Rating Details ·  14 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Conveying the principles and the practice of justice to young children is no small task. In this poignant, honest, and sometimes witty collection of stories, 27 women share their adventures and misadventures modeling social-justice principles for their children and communities. Just Moms is about moms bending their own rules and redefining success as they work to raise kid ...more
Paperback, 216 pages
Published April 5th 2011 by Barclay Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Just Moms, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Just Moms

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-33)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Diana
Jul 01, 2011 Diana rated it it was amazing
Just Moms = Encouragement from the Trenches of Parenthood

I love Christian parenting books, but all too often I find myself discouraged by how perfect the authors' lives seem, as if they've set a bar I can only hope to reach. This book is not that type, thankfully, but is full of fresh voices of encouragement from moms who freely admit that they don't have all the answers. Editors Mock and Schneiter have compiled a collection of stories written by everyday moms teaching their children the values
...more
Jessica Kantola
I feel as though I really should not rate this since I've written a portion of it. :) But I will write a quick review.

I do not hold every value presented in this book as my own; in fact, a few are quite opposite, but I cannot fault the sincerity and loving-ness of each mother's heart expressed in her chapter. This is an excellent book. Mothers from all walks of life share their experiences - the good, the bad, and the wonky - and while they offer no patented solutions to the issues surrounding
...more
Michelle
Aug 21, 2011 Michelle rated it it was amazing
I knew I would enjoy at least one of these stories, since my cousin is one of the contributing authors, but I wasn't sure I would identify with the other stories. Do I seek to convey justice in an unjust world or teach nonviolence or practice contentment or believe in simplicity? Eh, sort of! I didn't agree with every point of view expressed in this book: I am the proud wife of a solider, I loved the Dixie Chicks way before they uttered opinions on the president, and I think Happy Meal Toys save ...more
Kim
Kim rated it liked it
Sep 28, 2011
Kerry
Kerry rated it really liked it
Oct 16, 2011
Jenny
Jenny rated it liked it
Jul 12, 2011
Erika Harris
Erika Harris rated it really liked it
Oct 27, 2014
D.
D. rated it really liked it
Feb 19, 2012
Krista
Krista rated it liked it
Feb 05, 2017
Eric Muhr
Eric Muhr rated it really liked it
Oct 29, 2011
Jennifer
Aug 26, 2012 Jennifer rated it liked it
Lots to think about. Kind of overwhelming, in fact.
Loretta
Loretta rated it really liked it
Jun 29, 2011
Paula
Paula rated it really liked it
Oct 15, 2011
Ellen
Ellen rated it really liked it
Mar 29, 2012
Cassie Wicks
Cassie Wicks rated it really liked it
Jun 25, 2011
Amber Balash
Amber Balash marked it as to-read
May 19, 2011
Jenn
Jenn added it
Jun 29, 2011
T
T marked it as to-read
Jun 29, 2011
Karen
Karen marked it as to-read
Jun 29, 2011
Shannon
Shannon marked it as to-read
Jun 30, 2011
Kim Miller
Kim Miller marked it as to-read
Jul 01, 2011
Kelly Merritt
Kelly Merritt marked it as to-read
Jul 10, 2011
Elisabeth
Elisabeth marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2012
Jennifer
Jennifer marked it as to-read
Feb 22, 2012
Cayce
Cayce marked it as to-read
Jul 19, 2012
Bryan
Bryan marked it as to-read
Feb 05, 2013
Sally Moore
Sally Moore is currently reading it
Mar 14, 2013
Sara
Sara marked it as to-read
Apr 03, 2013
Nancy Loewen
Nancy Loewen marked it as to-read
Apr 16, 2013
Allison
Allison marked it as to-read
Feb 27, 2014
Liz Colver
Liz Colver marked it as to-read
Jan 09, 2016
Kris
Kris marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book



No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »