An Alphabet for Change ~ Blog Blitz - Book Spotlight with Giveaway

An Alphabet for Change JustRead Blog Blitz 

Welcome to the Blog Blitz for 
An Alphabet for Change by Steve Hallblade, 


An Alphabet for Change

Title: An Alphabet for Change
Author: Steve Hallblade
Publisher: Good Soil Press
Release Date: May 21, 2021
Genre: Devotional

An accessible and thoughtful book that provides concrete steps for people to take as they seek to be genuinely transformed in their relationship with Jesus. 

The alphabet provides a simple road map that will draw you into the readings and encourage you to take practical steps toward personal transformation.


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Steve Hallblade 


Steve Hallblade currently owns and operates a private marketing firm just outside St. Paul, Minnesota. Both he and his wife, Kristine, are active in the community at Eagle Brook Church in the Twin Cities. They have two adult children and live in Hugo, Minnesota.

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“What if we chose gentleness in our responses, both in words and deeds? What would that look
like? I think it would look a lot like maturity. Gentleness is named in the Scriptures as one of the
Fruit of the Spirit. Have you ever seen ripe fruit on a little sapling? No. Fruit is the result of a tree
or plant that is both healthy and mature. Likewise, the Fruit of the Spirit is displayed in someone
who is healthy and mature.

Unfortunately, our world is becoming vastly devoid of gentleness. No place is this more evident
than today’s social media. Political posts, conspiracy posts, I’m-right-you’re-wrong posts—they
seem to be the dominant themes across all of the popular platforms. It seems there is no longer
room for difference of opinion nor cordial debate. Social media has provided humanity the
means to spew our toxic rhetoric and responses at one another in an unprecedented manner.
Gentleness calls for a different response.

Gentleness does not constitute losing one’s convictions or identity. It is a matter of responding
with a tenderness of the heart. It is listening to others, not only hearing them, but also looking for


(1) winner will receive a $25 gift card to Starbucks, a $25 gift card to Amazon, 
and a signed copy of An Alphabet for Change.

An Alphabet for Change JustRead Giveaway 

The full tour schedule is linked below. The giveaway began at midnight October 4, 2021, and will last through 11:59 PM EST on October 11, 2021. The winner will be notified within 2 weeks of the close of the giveaway and given 48 hours to respond or risk forfeiture of the prize. US/CAN only. Void where prohibited by law or logistics.

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  1. Such a great and inspiring idea for a book.

  2. I really like this cover. It says a lot about what may be in the book. This sounds like such a wonderful addition to reading the Bible

  3. Thank you so much! - JustRead Tours


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