Tagged with injustice

World View Book Review

World View Book Review

World View: Seeking Grace and Truth in Our Common Life by Marvin Olasky book review World View by Marvin Olasky Spiritual Growth New Growth Press How could our world be different if Christians were recognized for not only speaking the truth, but also demonstrating mercy? What would our lives be like if we reacted to … Continue reading

Counseling Under the Cross Book Review

Counseling Under the Cross Book Review

Counseling Under the Cross by Bob Kellermen book review. Counseling Under the Cross exalts our Lord Jesus Christ. Bob Kellemen’s exploration of Luther’s ministry has enlarged my appreciation for Luther and given me a new perspective on him as a pastoral counselor. The title of the book, Counseling Under the Cross, speaks volumes and reminds us of … Continue reading

Katharina & Martin Luther Book Review

Katharina & Martin Luther Book Review

Katharina & Martin Luther by Michelle DeRusha book review. Book Review: I love to learn about people in history, however often times one has to wade through all kinds of jargon before gleaning anything about their personal lives. Michelle has alleviated the jargon (so we don’t have to) and crafted a beautiful story of Katharina … Continue reading

The Mark of the King Book Review

The Mark of the King Book Review

The Mark of the King by Jocelyn Green book review. Book info About the book: The Mark of the King (Bethany House, January 2017) Sweeping historical fiction set at the edge of the continent After being imprisoned and branded for the death of her client, twenty-five-year-old midwife Julianne Chevalier trades her life sentence for exile … Continue reading

Miscarried Joy Book Review

Miscarried Joy by Tanika Fitzgerald book review. Book info About the book:   Miscarried Joy: Moving Beyond Incredible Pain to Extraordinary Faith (Nyreepress Publishing, October 2016) Faith over fear. Patience over frustration. Pain with a purpose. In Miscarried Joy, Tanika transparently shares her deeply personal and disappointing experiences of losing her babies due to miscarriage. There … Continue reading

The Loyal Heart Book Review

The Loyal Heart Book Review

The Loyal Heart by Shelley Shepard Gray book review. Book info About the book: The Loyal Heart (Zondervan, July 2016) Robert came to Galveston to fulfill his promise to a dying man and look after his widow. He didn’t expect to find love in the unlikeliest of places. Robert Truax, former Second Lieutenant and Confederate … Continue reading

A Beauty Refined Book Review

A Beauty Refined Book Review

A Beauty Refined by Tracie Peterson book review. A Beauty Refined by Tracie Peterson    Historical Romance Bethany House What does it take to reveal the true beauty of a hidden gem? Phoebe Von Bergen, the daughter of a German count, is excited to visit America for the first time while her father purchases sapphires … Continue reading

Anchor in The Storm Book Review

Anchor in The Storm Book Review

Anchor in The Storm by Sarah Sundin book review. Anchor in the Storm by Sarah Sundin   Historical Romance Revell In a time of sacrifice, what price can one put on true love? Nothing slows Lillian Avery down—not her personal challenges and certainly not America’s entry into World War II. She finally has a chance to … Continue reading

Washed In Pain And Suffering…

Washed In Pain And Suffering…

Everyday brings its share of trials…it’s all part of living in this broken world, and we expect our measure of hardships. It’s when the pressures of life…beat hard without reprieve that we grow weary. When were washed in pain and suffering that our resolve begins to fade. We feel trapped, frozen, unable to escape and … Continue reading

In-justice

In-justice

Injustice rains down like a plague. The innocent…feel the sting! “Jesus Christ never trusted human nature, yet he was never cynical, never in despair about any man, because he trusted absolutely in what the grace of God could do in human nature.”– Oswald Charles …the children…the weak…the defenceless members of society. “The great Kind, immortal, … Continue reading

Collecting Hope

Collecting Hope

The earth was once a paradise where peace and harmony reigned; a place where man and God walked in perfect communion. Man was created to be dependent upon God as a loving Father. When God’s children choose to seek independence, unity was lost, a division was placed between man and God. Sin invaded paradise–tainted man … Continue reading

Need To Be Rescued

Need To Be Rescued

Eve plucked that fruit from that limb, slipped it ever so slowly into her mouth, and took that faithful bite…paradise was lost! Sin slithered into her soul and made its home within. Every generation thereafter was destined to inherited her sin nature. The ugliness of sin poured onto the earth and tainted all beneath its … Continue reading

Power Of The Tongue

Power Of The Tongue

Words are powerful. Used for good they can bring change to a hurting world. Used without thought or care or with intent to wound, they can leave scars that may last a lifetime. James warns us how untamable is the tongue. But no man can tame the tongue. It is an unruly evil, full of … Continue reading

27 Million Stones

27 Million Stones

Seek justice, encourage the oppressed. Defend the cause of the fatherless, plead the case of the widow. Isaiah 1:17 I have a voice and want to use it to speak for those who are powerless and unable to speak for themselves. Our world is filled with people in desparate need of our help–broken, crushed, abused, … Continue reading