Tuesday, March 04, 2008

How to Win Vonda Skelton's Treasure Box

Vonda's celebrating the release of her new book, Seeing Through the Lies: Unmasking the Myths Women Believe by hosting a blog basket bonanza!!! There are many sweet treats in this goody pack, but the book is divalicious enough to stand on its own as a gift for your girlfriends' souls.

Why? You can use it to build a summer girlfriend bible study. The book include eleven chapters that could be used as lessons, with the appendix acting as a chapter by chapter question primer. And if you win Vonda's treasure box, you and your girlfriends can share the loot!

What's inside the Treasure Box:

  • Designer Gift Box
  • One copy of: Seeing Through the Lies, Bitsy and the Mystery at Amelia Island, Bitsy and the Mystery at Tybee Island.
  • A stretchy bracelet with Sterling Silver Beads, Gold Swarovski Pearls, Turquoise and Blue Zircon Swarovski Crystals and Sterling Silver Masquerade Mask Charm.
  • Bookmark custom-made with Sterling Silver Beads, Gold Swarovski Pearls, Turquoise, Blue Zircon and Clear Swarovski Crystals and Sterling Silver Masquerade Mask Charm on a 4.75 inch Silver Plated Bookmark.
  • Gold Tri-fold picture frame.
  • Pewter-colored oval picture frame.
  • Jeweled decorated cross.
  • Peanut caramel clusters.
  • Caramel Truffles.
  • Mini-Yankee Candle.
  • Three-pack sample tea bags.
  • Sample Columbian Supremo Coffee.
  • Oh My! Itty Bitty Chai Packet.

Wow! That's a lot.

So how do I enter this contest, Dee?

Answer my question below either here, via email or in a separate blog post, but link back to this post, so that I can track you. Once you respond I will add your name to the Christian Fiction Kitty, then send it to Vonda. Check Vonda's blog everyday. Other bloggers on the tour will be blogging about this contest. Leave a comment on their blog and you get another chance to enter. Every time you post, you earn a ticket! On April 4 she will pick a name from her hat to be the winner. Just in time to for your class kickoff. Cool beans!!

And now the question:

What is the biggest myth you believed in that made a mess

4 comments:

Pamela Blair said...

The biggest myth I believed that caused a mess,was that I could fix it. Whatever "it" was-among friends -a disagreement-or family. I had to let that go with God-because we can't fix it. He has a reason for what He allows everyone to go through!

Vonda said...

Oh, Pamela, that's something I struggle with, too! But you're right, God allows us to go through things, even hard things, so He can teach us. When we try to fix everything for everybody else, we may be taking away the very lesson God is trying to teach.
Thank you for writing, Pamela.
Blessings,
Vonda
www.VondaSkelton.com

ChristyJan said...

The biggest myth that I believed was that if I did my best and was a good example that my children would grow up and be "perfect". With 2 teenagers now and 2 grown children I've finally come to realize that even though they are all raised the same, they are all different and will have to make their own mistakes.

Congrats on the release of your new book, Seeing Through the Lies: Unmasking the Myths Women Believe

Vonda said...

Hi Christyjan!I actually address that myth in the chapter entitled "It's a Wonderful Life?" (With a question mark.) We talk about how things don't always turn out as we expected--some better, some much worse. But the point is that Jesus said we would have trouble in this world, so we shouldn't be surprised. Yep, just another lie we have to face. I also address the same topic in my March 4 blog. Just visit my website and the latest blog entries are on the home page. Others are under the Blog tab.
Hope you take a look!
Blessings,
Vonda
www.VondaSkelton.com

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