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by Kyle MoreyKyle Morey set out to do something unusual. He wanted to write a book just for you. Of course, every author wants to write a book for his or her readers. But Kyle wanted this book to speak to YOU, to serve YOU. So every day for 30 days he started with a spiritual warm-up of prayer and praise and scripture, then asked God what you needed to hear most. And then he started writing. He wrote from his heart not his head. He sought to inspire rather than to convince. He shared some deeply personal... more
by Nancy MagargleThe shrill, unexpected ring of the telephone shattered the silence of a lovely summer morning. It also changed Nancy Magargle's life forever. As she learned that her beloved eighteen-year-old daughter was clinging to life in a hospital, mortally injured in a horrific automobile accident, Nancy's world crumbled. Little did she know that her nightmare had only begun. Nor could she imagine how the gut-wrenching decision to eventually withdraw her daughter's life support would challenge--and ultim... more
by Marie Wells CoutuTruth is messy. But will their shared secret destroy his political career—or sabotage their marriage? After a whirlwind romance, beautiful Shawna Moore marries Hunter Wilson, the governor of Tennessee. Now, she wonders if the governor ever loved her or only hoped to avoid a scandal. In this modern re-imagining of the biblical story of Bathsheba and King David, an investigative reporter is asking questions—the wedding took place only six weeks following the death of Shawna’s first husband i... more
by Marie Wells CoutuTruth is messy. But will their shared secret destroy his political career—or sabotage their marriage? After a whirlwind romance, beautiful Shawna Moore marries Hunter Wilson, the governor of Tennessee. Now, she wonders if the governor ever loved her or only hoped to avoid a scandal. In this modern re-imagining of the biblical story of Bathsheba and King David, an investigative reporter is asking questions—the wedding took place only six weeks following the death of Shawna’s first husband in Iraq... more
by Mark Johnson, MD
All of us want to live the "good life," but there is vast confusion about what this life consists of, and how it is developed. In fact, few seem to actually be living this life, though many try to project the image that they are. This book examines the three distinct paths most often taken to seek this life: following cultural expectations, developing character, and pursuing a relationship with God. A further distinction, between those who profess to folllow God but are in fact following... more
by Melissa Maimone
Do you know the scientific difference between a flower and a weed? Nothing. Yep. It's true. The only difference between a flower and a weed is whether or not you want it to grow where it does.
I have struggled with depression and anxiety most of my life and I don't like it. It's shameful. It's difficult. It causes me pain and limits my life in frustrating, embarrasing ways. Like a dandelion growing in my backyard, I was sure it needed to be plucked, mowed, or zapped wi... more
by Shannon Kuzmich
What lies beyond the point of surrender? Is there a deeper life to be lived even in the mundane moments of each day?
Abiding, the fourth volume in The Chronicles of Formation series, captures the adventures of a woman who has taken the deepest plunge of her life, letting go of the controls and leaning into God. Explore this unknown terrain with her and let your mind consider new questions that could lead you to a more peaceful experience of life
by Catherine DorsetteA short story everyone should read to catch a glimpse of the tragedy which victims and families of the Alzheimer's disease go through....
by Catherine Dorsette"Too often, people are tempted to give up on others, and most times they actually do; particularly when things, attitudes and circumstances are seemingly unchangeable. But God wants to remind us that with Him, all things are possible; that there is hope for anyone alive today, no matter what the situation is, or may have been. All that is required is for that one to reach out and accept the outstretched arms of the Savior Jesus Christ and He will lift up and set that one the Rock to stay."
by Catherine DorsetteDo you sometimes wonder why God allows certain things to happen to you, especially when you know that He can stop them? Have you ever felt like God’s demands on your life as a young Christian person are particularly unfair? Do you feel like you fail most of the tests which God allows to come your way? Do you just want to give it all up? Do you feel all churched-out? If you do, you are not alone. Many young people like you are going through this; not only that, many young people bef... more
by Shanna CoveyEach of us, on the journey to truth, knows that there are lessons everywhere. By stopping to see our choices, motivations, and results, we can deepen our awareness of ourselves and our journey. A Call to the Heart is a series of essays in which Shanna Covey dissects her everyday experiences to understand egoic drivers and shift into spiritual solutions. By applying the wisdom of ancient teachings and contemporary spiritual guides, her interactions and notions are transformed into fodder for grow... more
by Catherine DorsetteIn Fire on Montserrat, two lovers meet again after 20 years on a volcanic-ravaged island in the Caribbean. Their search for a son they never knew spices up a recipe for intrigue, deceit and even murder….
by Joe Bellistri
Strength Starts Within You is a collection of short stories intended to help the reader become the best version of themselves. I share some of the adversity I faced early in life and how it impacted me into adulthood. Then, how I uncovered the inspiration to make a significant transformation. I use real life experiences and stories to help bring out the best in others.
by Joe GonzalezTrinity is the story about Jason Skarr, lead singer for the band Trinity. As a high school kid, he was a musical genius. He learned how to play and mastered all the musical instruments in his high school band. He also sang with his mother in the church choir. He soon started writing gospel and inspirational songs for the church. His dad is a deacon in their church in St. Louis. Jason Skarr is the stage name for Franklin Jay Scarborough. His best friend, Marty, convinces Franklin to change his na... more
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by Michael D. WesterThe attention of audiences have been captivated by rhythm and rhyme. Who has not appreciated the works of Dr. Seuss or listening to poems that mimic “The Night Before Christmas”? Imagine if the Bible, God’s Word, were put into that format. Would that not also capture attention? Read the following excerpt about the circumstances surrounding the death of Lazarus. Read it slowly and with care. 11:20 When the word had come to Martha That Jesus was coming by, While Mary stayed inside th... more