A distressing diagnosis
A retreating husband
A prodigal brother
Debbie Verhoeven is not your typical woman:
She sacrificed a counseling career to be a full-time mother
She’d rather pound a nail than round steak
Oprah? No way! Give her ESPN any day
Nothing could be more stressful than scrapbooking
Nothing, except a distressing diagnosis,a husband who is pulling away,and two older brothers who refuse to get along. When the counselor is caught in the middle, when she needs to be strong for those around her, who is left to be strong for her?
Winner of the 2006 Christy Award for Contemporary Fiction – Dusk. An Amish farm in Ohio. Will’s father doesn’t recognize him at first–it’s been eight years–so he holds a match up to Will’s face to see him better. “I thought you were dead,” Levi Mullet says, then blows out the match and walks away. This is not how it’s supposed to be. Where’s the fatted calf? The party? For years, Will has worked to overcome the ban of his father and the Old Order Amish community. Only now, when the life of his own son hangs in the balance, does he begin to see the truth–that love is the proof of God, and forgiveness the proof of love.
Singing through the Night: Courageous Stories of Faith from Women in the Persecuted Church
In their darkest times they discovered the most beautiful songs. There are many untold stories of the persecuted church–stories of women who bravely follow Christ at any cost. This stirring book reveals the lives of eleven women in nine different countries around the world. They have lost husbands, children, homes, jobs, or their very freedom and yet continue to praise and serve their Lord.
Manhood Restored: How the Gospel Makes Men Whole
The earthly crisis within manhood will be there until Jesus returns, but in Christ men are pointed toward the gospel as the vision for renewal. Manhood Restored by exciting new pastoral voice Eric Mason combines theological depth with practical insights, putting men in step with a gospel-centered manhood that will enrich every facet of their lives. Mason begins with The Scope of Manhood — looking first at why God created man, at the divine differences between man and woman, and what should drive the purpose of a man during his time on earth.