March 14, 2014

Winners of Living So That Giveaways

It’s Giveaway Time!!

Winners of the last two giveaways announced today!

Thank you for your FABULOUS participation in our giveaway…sharing your favorites, your sweet words of encouragement about Living So That and the upcoming online Bible study with Proverbs 31. Reading through your comments blessed me more than you will EVER know!! I have read each and every comment and have ENJOYED getting to know you.

A few of you asked my favorites…

Book of the Bible is Hebrews

Shoe is cowboy boot, of course

T.V. Show is tie between Hawaii Five – 0 and Blue Bloods

Dinner is Five Guys burger joint

Movie is Philadelphia Story with Kathryn Hepburn

I will be giving away more books next week so stop by Monday, March 17th for a chance to win again!

The winners are….

Five Living So That signed books donated by Donna Bostick and Five Living So That signed books donated by Veronica Herzing


Amber M posted on 3/4 at 2:00 pm

Jenn posted on 3/4 at 2:18 pm

Lisa McDonald posted on 3/5 at 1:37 pm

Jen posted on 3/5 at 6:56 pm

Mary T posted on 3/6 at 11:55 pm

Sheila Crowder posted on 3/10 at 10:28 am

Tiffany Arnold posted on 3/10 at 11:25 am

Kim Steward posted on 3/10 at 2:48 pm

Momx5 posted on 3/10 at 3:51 pm

Julie posted on 3/10 at 5:22 pm

Set of InScribed Collection books (four books released March 4, 2014)


Amy Black posted on 3/11 at 1:23 pm

Gift Package (signed copy Hidden Joy, Living So That, hand-made coffee mug with note from Mary, its creator)




Charity posted on 3/12 at 4:58 pm

Winners please e-mail me by Friday, March 21st at with your full name and address so that we can send you your prizes!! I will sign the book with your name unless you tell me otherwise in your e-mail.

Next week we send an E-Blast to announce the P31 online Bible study and to celebrate, I will be giving away more books! So please stop back by next Monday for more chances to win!!!

Also, if you didn’t get a chance to sign up for the FREE five day companion devotional for Living So That, click here to sign up.

And if you haven’t registered for the P31 online Bible study, click here to learn more about it and register.

And for a free peek at Chapter One of Living So That, click here.

In the meantime, from Chapter 5 of Living So That,

“You are the light of the world….Let you light shine before men [so] that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.” Matthew 5:14, 16 (NIV; emphasis added)


March 10, 2014

“Living So That” OBS Begins with a Giveaway!

Woo Hoo!!! Let’s have a party and celebrate!

It’s time for our new Proverbs 31 Online Bible Study!!!

[winners of last week's giveaway will be announced along with this week's giveaway winners on Friday, March 14th].


To celebrate the first day of registration for the P31 Living So That Online Bible Study, we are giving away some great stuff!!! Keep reading so you know how to enter!

First, here’s a short message (3 minutes) from my heart inviting you to join us.


Register for the Proverbs 31 Online Bible Study 

Click here to register for our Living So That study that begins April 6th.


Sign Up for FREE Five Day Companion Devotional.

To give you a taste of the book before we begin, I’ve written a free five-day devotion companion, “Five Days to a Faith-Full Life.” Simply enter your-e-mail address below and you’ll receive your first one today!

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Free Download of Living So That’s Introduction and Chapter One

To get a feel for the Bible study part of Living So That, click here to read the Introduction and part of Chapter One.


Buy a copy of Living So That

If you purchase your copy from Proverbs 31 before March 24th, you’ll receive a signed copy! Click here to purchase. Here’s a picture of our first batch that went out last Thursday. It was my joy and honor to pray over these books and sign each one!


To learn more about Living So That, we have created a Living So That page. Click here to visit and learn more about the book, an invitation to share “Five Days to a Faith-Full Life” with your friends, tweets to share, and great promotions from our our publisher.

Now Time for the Giveaways!

*    First, thanks to the generosity of my dear friend, Veronica Herzing, we are giving away five signed copies of Living So That!

Living So That March 2014

**  Second, Living So That is part of Thomas Nelson’s new collection of studies for women inspired by Proverbs 3:3, The Inscribed Collection. We will give away one copy of the entire collection! To learn more about Inscribed, click here and visit our Facebook Page here.


*** Finally a fun package of gifts – signed copy of my first book Hidden Joy, signed copy of Living So That, and a hand-made coffee mug (made by Mary Sheltra, one of my Bible study leaders’ daughters) with a beautiful note from her heart and the story behind the mug’s creation.



For a chance to win one of these wonderful gifts, leave a comment sharing one or all of the following:

1) your favorite book of the Bible

2) your favorite shoe

3) your favorite television show (no judging here, be honest)

4) your favorite place to grab dinner with family or friends

5) your favorite movie EVER

And be sure to let us know if you are joining us for the P31 online study!

Please leave a comment by Thursday, March 13th to be eligible to win. Winners announced on Friday, March 14th. I will be in Nashville until Tuesday for book promotional events so I may not be able to reply to all comments till Wednesday, but I will be reading them and praying for you!


March 4, 2014


I’m throwing a party!! And you, sweet friends, are invited!!

Why is today so special?

Because it’s a day to celebrate answered prayer and God’s faithfulness! God opened a door that only He could open for my newest book, Living So That: Making Faith-Filled Choices in the Midst of a Messy Life!


A few years ago, I sat down to write a new Bible study for my girls here in Charlotte. Little did I know that a year later the study I wrote would end up in the hands of Thomas Nelson publishing and be chosen to be part of their new Inscribed Collection.


So we’re hosting a party to celebrate!

And what would a party be without gifts?!?!

Book Giveaway

Thanks to the generosity of my dear friend and faithful fan of Living So That, Donna Bostick, we are giving away FIVE copies of Living So That!! For a chance to win, all you have to do is leave a comment below with your favorite “so that” verse from Scripture by Friday, March 7th. You may have one you love or you may want to do a quick Biblegateway search and find one.

Free Download of Introduction and Chapter One 

Click here to download.

Free companion devotion to Living So That – “Five Days to a Faith-Full Life”

Sign up by placing your e-mail address in the space below and click “subscribe.”

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Live chat with the authors on March 9th 

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Click here to register for a free live chat with the authors at 7:00 pm on Sunday, March 9th.

Inscribed Giveaways ALL WEEK on our Inscribed Facebook Page

Click here to participate.

I’m so excited for all this week hold and invite you to share these great giveaway opportunities with your friends.

Tweets to Share

Below are some tweets to share to help us get the word out about Living So That. Simply “click” the statement to tweet.

Do you want to make more faith-filled, God-honoring choices? Order @wendy_blight’s new book #LivingSoThat

Check out my friend @wendy_blight’s new book that releases today! #LivingSoThat–

No matter my actions, no matter my words, no matter my mistakes “I am the girl Jesus loves!” #WendyBlight #LivingSoThat

God takes our tangled mess and weaves together a beautiful masterpiece…for His glory. #LivingSoThat #WendyBlight

Jesus is at work in our midst so that we will believe. #WendyBlight #LivingSoThat

We can choose to make “faith-filled” choices, or we can choose to make “faith-less” choices. #WendyBlight #LivingSoThat

Faith-filled choices occur when we react not out of emotions but out of a Spirit-led heart & mind. #WendyBlight #LivingSoThat

Faith-less choices occur when we react quickly, out of our emotions, and do “what comes naturally.” #WendyBlight #LivingSoThat

God’s Word equips us to live out our faith in the midst of our messy lives. #WendyBlight #LivingSoThat #InscribedStudies

Where to Purchase Living So That

You can purchase Living So That at the following retail outlets (simply click on the name):

Proverbs 31 Ministries



Barnes and Noble

If you purchase your copy from Proverbs 31 before March 24th, you will receive a signed copy!

Thank you for stopping by today and helping us get the word out about Living So ThatAnd don’t forget to leave a comment with your favorite “so that” verse for the opportunity to win one of the five signed copies of Living So That we’re giving away!