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Valerie Bodden

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Valerie Bodden writes children's nonfiction as well as Christian romance (under the name Valerie M. Bodden--visit the Goodreads page for her Christian romance at https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...).

She is the author of more than 300 children's books. Her books have received critical acclaim from Booklist, Children's Literature, ForeWord Magazine, Horn Book Guide, VOYA, and School Library Journal.

Valerie lives in Wisconsin with her husband, four children, one dog, two cats, a growing collection of fish, and miscellaneous bugs that her children have "rescued" from the outdoors. She spends most of her time writing or wrangling children and animals

Find her online at www.valeriembodden.com (Christian fiction), www.valeriebodden.com (child
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At Just the Right Time

I was just pondering this verse (there's so much to ponder in Romans, isn't there)... So often, we want to take at least some credit for our salvation. (Hey, I'm a good person, right?) But this verse makes it pretty clear. On our own, we were powerless and ungodly, completely unable to save ourselves. Thankfully, that's where Jesus comes in—though we had done nothing to deserve it, He died for us. Read more of this blog post »
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