Hope for the Prodigal: Bringing the Lost, Wandering, and Rebellious Home by Jim Putman with Bill Putman – Book Review

32510935Hope for the Prodigal: Bringing the Lost, Wandering, and Rebellious Home by Jim Putman with Bill Putman with an expected publication date of August 1st 2017 by Baker Publishing Group and is a Christian Living/Discipleship book. The statistics are sobering: between 80 and 90 percent of kids who have grown up in the church are leaving the church after age eighteen. Children slipping away into a culture that tells them the Bible isn’t true, sin is no big deal, God isn’t real, or there are many ways to get into heaven. Whether parents may blame themselves or the culture, the result is the same: lost souls. Continue reading

The Return: Amish Beginnings Book #3 by Suzanne Woods Fisher – Book Review

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Amish Beginnings, Book #3 by Suzanne Woods Fisher with an expected publication date of August 1st 2017 by Revell Publishing Company and is a historical romance novel. Synopsis: Beautiful and winsome, Betsy Zook never questioned her family’s rigid expectations, nor those of devoted Hans, but then she never had to. Not until the night when she’s taken captive in a surprise Indian raid. During her captivity, Betsy faces brutality and hardship, but also unexpected kindness. She draws strength from native Caleb, who encourages her to find God in all circumstances. She finds herself torn between her pious upbringing and the intense new feelings this compelling man awakens within her.  Continue reading

Book Review of A Name Unknown: Shadows Over England, Book #1 by Roseanna M. White

32497002A Name Unknown: Shadows Over England, Book #1 by Roseanna M. White is a Christian, Historical Fiction, Romance Novel that was published on July 4th 2017 by Bethany House Publishing. SYNOPSIS: Edwardian Romance and History Gains a Twist of Suspense..Rosemary Gresham has no family beyond the band of former urchins that helped her survive as a girl in the mean streets of London. Grown now, they concentrate on stealing high-value items and have learned how to blend into upper-class society. But when Rosemary must determine whether a certain wealthy gentleman is loyal to Britain or to Germany, she is in for the challenge of a lifetime. How does one steal a family’s history, their very name? Continue reading