American Sniper – Week 4

Share this…What an interesting perspective that we have this week in our last chapters. Chris Kyle definitely does not hold anything back. He sees everything in black and white.  It is very straight forward and simple.  He blames himself for the ones that he could not save. He felt responsible, that nothing he had done […]

The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell – Week 3

Share this…Alex and Conner are still on their quest to find the items needed for the Wishing Spell, which they hope will get them back home to their mother. As they move through the Land of Stories, there are surprises around each corner. What about those stories that their father used to tell them? They […]

American Sniper – Week 3

Share this…What an adventure we are on this week! This is a non-stop, detailed account that keeps you on the edge of your seat! Chris Kyle does not mince his words when he comes to dealing with anyone. It is fair game for those who come into his cross-hairs. This week we have seen the […]

The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell – Week 2

Share this…Conner and Alex are continuing their journey through the Land of Stories, and they are trying to collect all the items needed for their wishing spell. They knew it was going to be hard, but some of the riddles are based on stories that they cannot figure out! How will they gather the items […]

American Sniper – Week 2

Share this…Well, war has broken out and Chris Kyle is moving through Kuwait and Iraq. His insight and sense of what was going on is crucial to understanding the story. While we are not getting the “full” story, we are getting enough of it to realize what is going on. Most of us can remember […]

The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell – Week 1

Share this…Alex and Conner have been through a lot of upheaval in their lives over the past year. They take comfort in the stories that their father would tell them, and they take comfort in the memories that they have. But what happens when Grandma gives them an innocent gift!? Their entire lives get turned […]

American Sniper – Week 1

Share this…Chris Kyle is one of the most celebrated heroes of our time, but he does not see himself as any better than anyone else. His story, American Sniper, takes us behind the scenes and into the action as though you are there. As we move through his early life, education and career choices, we […]

Bridge to Terabithia – Week Four

Share this…When Jess finds out that his best friend in the entire world has died, he shuts down. His reaction is the complete opposite of what anyone would have expected that no one really knows how to respond to him. At first he thinks that it is all a terrible dream, but reality soon sets […]

The Count of Monte Cristo – Week Four

Share this…Well the circle has come to a full stop. The Count of Monte Cristo has determined to make his revenge known, and little by little, the men who had wronged him when he was young have fallen under his power. Danglars, Villefort, Caderousse, and more have fallen prey to the mysterious Count. As the […]

The Count of Monte Cristo – Week Three

Share this…The noose is beginning to tighten around the prey. Those who feel the tightening noose have no idea what is going on, but the appearance of the Count of Monte Cristo in Paris has thrown the wealthy into an uproar. Anyone who is anybody wants to make his acquaintance and claim him as a […]