Yada Yada Prayer Group (The Yada Yada Prayer Group #1)
What do an ex-con, a former drug addict, a real estate broker, a college student, and a married mother of two have in common?
Nothing, or so I thought. Who would have imagined that God would make a prayer group as mismatched as ours the closest of friends? I almost didn't even go to the Chicago Women's Conference--after all, being thrown together with five hundred strangers...more
My initial impression, unlike most reviews, is that the writer is determined to be preachy. I feel as if I am in a sermon on one page and then in a boring jour ...more
The group of women meet at a Women's Conference in Chicago. The premise is awesome except these women come across as sanctimonious, holier than thou, grinning Jesus freaks.
Jodi Baxter is one of the most u ...more
Reads too much like it was purposely written for a nascent Christian chick-lit market and released before it had been revised enough.
Many female Christian readers drawn to this might enjoy Fannie Flagg - I think her books respect the reader more, especially in the way they employ humor and the way ...more
The good: I like how Jodi questioned her faith and how she expresses it.
The bad: pretty much the ...more
The Yada Yada Prayer Group by Neta Jackson (Integrity Publishers, 2003) may have a bright neon-colored cover but what lies between the pages is not a “light” r ...more
The thing that most disappoints me about this series is that w ...more
This diverse group consists of an exchange student, a middle class Mother, a woman from Hondoruas, an ex drug addict just to name a few, and the story unfolds around these women, we learn to love these characters.
I would recomend this b ...more