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The Best Prayers for Your Enemy by Mesu Andrews

When my friend Brennan McPherson (author of Hunter and the Valley of Death, Book #1 of the Psalm Series) asked me to join the project and choose a Psalm to write about, my first answer was, “Sorry, don’t have time.” That little niggling in my spirit wouldn’t go away, so I began praying about it… Continue reading The Best Prayers for Your Enemy by Mesu Andrews

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Isaiah’s Daughter by Mesu Andrews

My Review From one of the best biblical fiction authors of our day comes Isaiah’s Daughter. This new story by Mesu Andrews is based upon the writings of the prophet Isaiah and the kingship of Hezekiah (2 Kings 18-20). In the opening scenes, Andrews introduces readers to a young orphan girl named Ishma (whose name means desolation). Having… Continue reading Isaiah’s Daughter by Mesu Andrews

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Jerusalem Rising: Adah’s Journey by Barbara M. Britton

JERUSALEM RISING: ADAH’S JOURNEY   I have taught the story of Nehemiah many times. Nehemiah helped restore the wall around Jerusalem and also led a revival among the people of Israel. In the list of builders, I read about Shallum and his daughters. Wait! Girls helped build the wall? Women construction workers? Adah’s story was born.… Continue reading Jerusalem Rising: Adah’s Journey by Barbara M. Britton

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Biblical Fiction Book Review: Wings of the Wind by Connilyn Cossette

Alanah, a Canaanite, is no stranger to fighting and survival. When her family is killed in battle with the Hebrews, she disguises herself and sneaks onto the battlefield to avenge her family. The one thing she never counted on was surviving. Tobiah, a Hebrew warrior, is shocked to find an unconscious, wounded woman among the… Continue reading Biblical Fiction Book Review: Wings of the Wind by Connilyn Cossette

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Redeeming Grace by Jill Eileen Smith

“She longed to feel redeemed from all that had come before, from all of her misguided dreams, from everything that made her Moabite, to cling to the God of Israel alone.” Synopsis When famine visits Bethlehem, some hold out hope for rain, while Naomi and her family make a long journey to Moab in search… Continue reading Redeeming Grace by Jill Eileen Smith

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Mary Chosen of God by Diana Wallis Taylor

 About the Book “Blessed are you, Mary, chosen of God.” Mary is ordinary girl from Nazareth. She helps her mother with household chores, she daydreams about a handsome carpenter’s son named Joseph, and at night she lies on the roof and contemplates at the stars. But one evening, a heavenly visitor comes with unexpected news—and… Continue reading Mary Chosen of God by Diana Wallis Taylor