Rachel E. Rittenhouse, author

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Gifts from God

Posted by on Oct 27, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Gifts from God

There comes a point in everyone’s lives when you begin to think and wonder what your gift or talent might be. Perhaps it is something that you always thought you would one day become or do. Or maybe you need to ask someone else what they see in you. Laura thought she know what she wanted to do. She had dreams to become a farmer and live out on the prairie. When her family moved to town, Laura began working with the doctor. While there, Nurse Katie told Laura she had a gift of nursing....

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Love & Joy that can’t be Dimmed

Posted by on Sep 15, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Love & Joy that can’t be Dimmed

Whenever I attend I wedding, I love to watch the bride and groom. Their faces shine with such joy and happiness that one can’t help but be happy too. But have you ever attended a wedding when something just wasn’t right about the ending? Here we are, reading about Scott and Carolyn’s wedding, but Laura mentions something about war. What could she possibly mean?...

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Sisters Forever

Posted by on Sep 9, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Sisters Forever

  A relationship with sisters is something to be cherished! Laura mentions that she can’t imagine not having her older sisters around to talk to about her joys and troubles. Do you have a relationship like Laura’s with...

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“Accepting Change” is PUBLISHED!!

Posted by on Aug 25, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

“Accepting Change” is PUBLISHED!!

Accepting Change is PUBLISHED and now available on Amazon!  Accepting Change  is the third book in the trilogy, “The Diaries of the Woodsmall Sisters.” Following Finding Faith and Discovering Hope, Accepting Change is about the younger sister Laura who is 13 when she is writing in her diary. Join Laura as she struggles against change and growing up in a world that is forcing both upon her.  And if you are excited about this too, would you please share this book with your family and...

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Hope Conquers Despair

Posted by on Aug 18, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Hope Conquers Despair

    Life is never easy – nor is it promised to be easy. But it is true that our faith can overcome fear and hope can conquer despair. Thanks for a great quote, Linda Brooks...

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Frogs and Mud

Posted by on Aug 11, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Frogs and Mud

Being the most adventurous of the Woodsmall Sisters, Laura was often found outside fishing, gardening, or even in the lake. And when her brother Jake asks her to go frogging, Laura agrees. What do you suppose the outcome of this picture will...

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