Monday, March 12, 2012

Miracles for Jen+ Giveaway

If you're looking for a book to change your life, "Miracle for Jen" will inspire, encourage and  change your attitude. This books gives a whole new meaning to being grateful for God's blessings. You will forever be changed after reading this book.. The Barrick family is amazing!

Jen is your typical average fifteen- year old girl who is a cheerleader, loves her family, has a boyfriend and loves to hang out with her friends. One evening after leaving from her church, after just singing on stage, the Barrick family is hit by a drunk driver.  Linda (mother), Andy (Father), Josh ( Brother) and Jen (Sister, daughter) suffered from life threatening injuries. Josh had the least injuries, but some of the biggest burdens.  Jen suffered with the worst injuries and had severe brain injuries with multiple skull fractures. She was not expected to live the night through, but God had different plans.

 After five weeks in coma, Jen began praying and praising God. Jen began quoting scripture and talking to God as if he were in her hospital room. Jen's aunt could not believe what she was hearing and immediately called Linda ( who was still recovering from her own injuries). Linda could not believe hearing her daughters calm voice and prayers over the phone, but she knew God had plans for Jen. 

Although Jen's recovery was a long road, God continued to show the Barrick family that he had big plans for Jen's life.  Jen had to re-learn her ABC'S, reading, writing, showering, brushing her hair, ect. She met every challenge and then some. At one point, Linda was unsure if Jen would graduate from High school, but Jen was determined and knew God would help her. She graduated from High school against all odds. Jen Barrick is an extraordinary girl, with an passion for God. To download Chapter 1 go here.

I read this book in 3 hours, cover to cover. You will not be able to stop from putting this book down. The amount of people who stepped in to help this family is uncomprehendible. From the loving hospital staff members to Liberty University, the Barricks Church family, friends, strangers and family members, the people who surrounded this family was extraordinary. This book will change your life!

I would like to thank Tyndale for providing me a copy of this book and allowing me to give away a FREE COPY! 

If you want a chance to win, here are the ways...

1) Like my facebook page

3) Tweet me on Twitter @ Sarahsmithstorm

4) Leave a comment down below telling me why you want to win and your email address.

5) Shoot me an email @ sarahsmithstormdotgmaildotcom

6) Click "join this site" on the right side bar for future blog posts!!

This giveaway will end Tuesday, March 20th! I will post the winner Wednesday, March 21st!!!


GidiLinks said...

Nice Blog

Leslie said...

I REALLY hope I win the book!

Whitney Storm said...

ME! ME! ME! i have been looking for a good book to read and this book reminds me of the book you and drew got me for my birthday (which i loved!) Love these kind of books!!!

Unknown said...

Sounds like a great book!!

KelseyJ said...

So, this has nothing to do with your post, but I got my Camelbak replacement tops today! Yay! Thanks for the info. :)

Melanie Eccles said...

You are an awesome book reviewer--which totally makes me want to read this book. (especially with our long drive to FL coming up.)

Melanie Eccles said...

I'm a FB fan.

Sarah said...

Awwe.. Thanks Mel for the love!! I wish I could give everyone a copy.. Maybe publishers should send me a bunch of books, but maybe that wouldn't be the point of a contest! I just want everyone to win! Best of luck everyone!