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Holy Ghost Girl: A Memoir

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 11, 2012

    Outstanding read

    What an amazing memior.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 28, 2012

    An eye opener. I grew up attending tent meetings.

    Saw many things as a child attending tent meetings. Saw what appeared to be real healings. One was a cousin of mine. That particular meeting changed the life of her whole family. I'm sure Donna's life had to have been very confusing. God bless her for sharing the truths she shared. It makes one wonder what is really truth and what appears to be true during those meetings.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted November 30, 2011

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    Excellent

    Enjoyed this true story of life in the revival circuit.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted November 9, 2011

    Must read!

    Donna Johnson¿s book, titled ¿The Holy Ghost Girl¿ gives a window to those who always wonder what happens at big tent revivals and healing services. Most importantly, it sheds light into what happens when the people go home. Donna¿s experience is one not so different from those who grew up in the charasmatic churches of the South or went to the tent revials in small Southern towns¿at least from my own personal experience. However, it is still mind boggling how someone ( a leader) can call himself that and lead people into believing he is God, or at least God¿s right hand. As a Christian, I believe that the Holy Bible is the Truth and is infallible, however it can certainly get twisted when interpreted and taught for one¿s own purpose. Donna is very open in her journey, what she witnessed and how she experienced it as a child, and how it shaped her adult life and how it has impacted her spirituality today. This is a great read, one that should be read, and one that should be used as a tool to heed caution.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 26, 2011

    Great reading

    Couldn't put it down. Truth is stranger than fiction. Some parts seem to repeat but it's well worth the read. This is not an attack on anyones faith just a look into one girls life.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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