One Hundred Birds Taught Me to Fly: The Art of Seeking God
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One Hundred Birds Taught Me to Fly: The Art of Seeking God

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One Hundred Birds Taught Me to Fly is for restless souls who desire to know God more deeply. Ashley Mae Hoiland bids us follow her down “the hallowed and well-trodden path between the heart and mind,” where glimpses of godliness are discovered in rainstorms, bus rides, temples, and mountains. As a Latter-day Saint, Hoiland explores the complexities of faith in everyday life where laughter and creativity matter as much as faith, hope, and charity.

Title:One Hundred Birds Taught Me to Fly: The Art of Seeking God
Edition Language:English
ISBN:0842529926
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:212 pages

    One Hundred Birds Taught Me to Fly: The Art of Seeking God Reviews

  • Zina
    Oct 31, 2016

    A beautiful tapestry weaving impressions, poetry, essay and images together into a warm heartspace that invites the reader into honest reflection. ...

  • Emily
    Dec 20, 2016

    "What I want to tell you as you read these stories is that I've both found and lost God a hundred times over. In fact, maybe I've never actually found God at all, but imagining that I have indeed foun...

  • Rochelle
    Jan 10, 2017

    There are not many books I'd like to re-read, but this one will get more of my time. Very thoughtfully and beautifully written. I like how the author presents different, sometimes troubling ideas and ...

  • Julie
    Jan 08, 2017

    It doesn't seem like the kind of book you read just once. I wish I had words to describe how I felt reading it. I felt like being better, I felt encouraged, sad, and hopeful all at the same time. It ...

  • Clarissa Lunt
    Jan 08, 2017

    I LOVED this book! Lots of short stories of little moments of this woman's life. I loved her thoughts, they helped me be introspective and more openminded....

  • Timber
    Jan 04, 2017

    I loved this book. It is one of my new favorites, one that had the rare ability to speak directly to my soul. I underlined so many passages that each meant so much to me. I especially loved her journe...

  • Cynthia
    Dec 27, 2016

    I have really struggled with faith issues for the past couple of years, and this book was more healing than anything else I've read in recent memory. Hoiland's style is unique, and I loved that about ...

  • Gina
    Dec 07, 2016

    A lovely, honest book about the author's experiences as a Mormon woman. The writing is beautiful, as are the many experiences Hoiland relates. Her experience of motherhood is inspiring and her opennes...

  • Rachel
    Nov 11, 2016

    This book is soul-healing. I commend it to you with a prayer and a blessing. We need this book right now.Luminous and charitable and honest. A Marilynne Robinson for Mormonism, with a dash of Wendell ...

  • Alisa Haws
    Oct 18, 2016

    This is not your stereotypical Mormon book, chock full of feel good cheesy stories. It is instead a compilation of thoughtful musings and memories of a Mormon woman on how she has found joy, love, God...