“The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter. ’tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.” Mark Twain

And the winner is....

I don't think I have EVER gotten more comments on a post than I did for this here contest celebrating my 10 years of salvation! (maybe I'm just not popular unless I'm giving something away LOL - and I just checked. This was my SECOND highest post count. The top post-getter, with 35, was ALSO a giveaway LOL) Regardless, I'm awful impressed with thirty responses - I hope my testimony was encouraging to you. Your comments certainly encouraged me.

I chose to use www.random.com to determine my winner (and no, Beth, you did NOT get two chances! hehe). So, the winner of Women of Passions: Ordinary Women Serving an Extraordinary God is:

Marita Thelander

Congratulations, Mari! I'll get it out to you as soon as I get your address (either from you or Laury)!

Thanks, all for participating in my giveaway - and even if you didn't win, you can always pick the book up :D (yeah, I'm a BIT of a publicist LOL). Just click on the graphic below.

Thanks again, folks!


  1. Great contest! Great testimony:-)

  2. Congrats Mari! I am so bummed, but will be a cheerful friend (lol). :o)

    Have a great day!

  3. Thanks Jo. I look forward to getting the book, but honest, i didnt even pay attention to teh fact that you were giving away a book. I just happened to actually get to read a couple blogs that day. *blush*

    Love you! Glad I chose that day cuz it was fun to celabrate with you!


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