The Gift of Friendship by Dawn Camp

51H1JtiTy1L._SX346_BO1,204,203,200_Whether next door or in the next time zone, our friends provide some of our most important relationships. We cherish time spent with them, bemoan time spent apart, and look forward to the next time we can have coffee or rush to greet them as they walk toward our door. And nothing warms our hearts like stories of true friendship.

Collecting over fifty true stories from some of today best writers, Dawn Camp offers readers a chance to sit back and experience the gift of friendship. With its beautiful photographs and poignant prose, this collection is a great gift for a dear friend and the perfect pick-me-up any time you need a boost. Contributors include Crystal Paine, Liz Curtis Higgs, Tsh Oxenreider, Myquillyn Smith, Jennifer Dukes Lee, Lisa-Jo Baker, Jessica Turner, Lysa TerKeurst, Bonnie Gray, Holley Gerth, Renee Swope, and many more.

About the Author

Dawn Camp is the camera-toting, homeschooling mother of eight children and the editor of The Beauty of Grace. She is also a featured blogger at (in)courage, and her beautiful photography previously graced their monthly calendar and currently decorates the desktops of women around the world. Camp blogs at and is a featured photographer on Adobe’s website for Adobe Photoshop Lightroom software. She lives with her family in north metro Atlanta.

My  Thoughts

This gorgeous book is a gift to the giver and the receiver.  Whether you want to treat yourself, your best friend, or a special lady in your life, this book will bless those who read it.  It is divided into these areas of devotion :

  • Building Community
  • It Takes A Friend To Be A Friend
  • Pursuing Friendship
  • Hospitality
  • Friendship On Purpose
  • What I Learned About Friendship From My Family
  • Vulnerability
  • Making A Difference
  • Old Friends
This devotional would make a perfect study text for your church women’s group, a home small group, or as a Mother’s Day or birthday gift.  I highly recommend this book to the ladies in your life.  They will love you for it!
Thank you to Dawn Camp and Revell for a copy in exchange for my honest review.