When her father dies, Rachel and her sister leave everything they know to join her uncle on his farm. As if this upheaval wasn’t enough, Rachel becomes compassionately involved with a poverty-stricken family led by a violent, unreasonable man. In the process, Rachel finds that her ideas of romance, comfort, and security take a blow as she learns to think in entirely new ways. When she meets Tory, will he be the kind of person that will help her in this new journey?
“A five-year-old couldn’t get into too much trouble, right?” Jinx at the Greenbrier is a humorous and creative chronicle of a young girl who practically grew up at the acclaimed Greenbrier Hotel, which is one of the finest resorts in the world.
Her stories begin when she arrived in 1936 and met such notable historical personalities as Eleanor Roosevelt, Clare Boothe Luce, and Sam Snead. Her adventures continue through the era when the Greenbrier housed high-level German and Japanese diplomats at the beginning of World War II, then through the days when it served as a United States Army hospital. Jinx’s exploits encompass encounters with interior designer Dorothy Draper, the Duchess of Windsor, and Bing Crosby—just to name a few.
New release from Lynn Shannon. Untangling a web of secrets makes them the target of a madman, and it’s only a matter of time before the killer strikes again…
When Dr. Tara Sims is robbed, she fights back to protect her daughter and nearly pays with her life. She’s rescued by Texas Ranger Grady West. Her childhood friend is now a handsome lawman, but Tara refuses to acknowledge the chemistry sparking between them. With a little girl to raise and a growing medical practice, she has no room in her life for romance. Grady suspects the vicious assault wasn’t a random act. What he can’t figure out is why anyone would attack the single mother.
(Texas Ranger Heroes)
A Brand New Release from Samantha Bayarr.
Be careful what you wish for because it might just come true! Is it all because of Christmas magic, or is there more to the Christmas season?
When Chloe believes the only reason she’s still single is because of a silly message on a fortune cookie, she’s just desperate enough to sit on a department store Santa’s lap and ask him for the man of her dreams for Christmas. After he gives her a set of instructions to follow; not only does she snag her perfect dress, but she finds the groom of her dreams too. Now her life suddenly seems to be just a little too good to be true.
It’s Time to Stop Trying to Be the Perfect Mom. You long to be the mom your kids need, but often you’re convinced you come up short. The label “not enough” seems to be stamped across everything you do – and yet parenting is the one thing you want most to get right.
What if the solution is simply to embrace the truth that you are not enough—but God is? In Gospel-Centered Mom Brooke McGlothlin reveals how our entire approach to motherhood shifts when we stop chasing our vision of a perfect family and start full-out pursuing God.
1000 Days of Instant Pot Recipes! Such a wide variety of dishes, tastes, smells, cuisines. A whole life before us to try everything… But where to get all the ideas and inspiration from? This is where World Good Foods come into play: to make your life easier and to give you plenty of ideas and recipes to choose from and enjoy.
Fancy some Mediterranean cuisine? Why not trying out our delicious Steamed Cod? Asian cuisine? You may go for the delicious Instant Pot Chicken Tandoori. Eastern European? Check out the Hungarian Beef Goulash…
“And beginning with Moses and all the prophets, [Jesus] explained to them what was said in all the [Hebrew] scriptures concerning himself” (Luke 24:27).
In 101 easy-to-access chapters, Bob Beasley has opened up the Old Testament for us in a new and powerful way. “101 Portraits of Jesus in the Hebrew Scriptures” scans Genesis to Malachi in a survey of the many types, foreshadowings, specific prophesies, mighty works, and pre-incarnate appearances of our Lord and Savior–Jesus Christ. Solidly biblical in character, 101 Portraits will deepen your understanding and love for the entire Bible.
Yesterday’s words shape life today. Discover how the words we speak affect families, health and success.
“Father of the charismatic movement, Bro. Hagin saw many of the milestones and turning points in the healing revival of the 40s and 50s. In this mini book he talks not only of the Biblical basis for this phenomenon but he also shares from his personal experiences of over 50 years in the ministry.” Amazon Customer
If you are a parent, grandparent, pastor, or teacher looking for a way to teach the children in your life about God’s “Never Stopping, Never Giving up, Unbreaking, Always and Forever Love,” look no further than The Jesus Storybook Bible.
Barley’s story begins in the home of a compassionate woodcarver and his wife who find Barley as an abandoned, nearly-drowned pup.
Tales of a special teacher from Galilee are reaching their tiny village, but when life suddenly changes again for Barley, he carries the lessons of forgiveness and love out of the woodcarver’s home and through the dangerous roads of Roman-occupied Judea.
Italy, 1943 – Germany occupies much of the country, placing the Jewish population in grave danger during World War II.
As children, Eva Rosselli and Angelo Bianco were raised like family but divided by circumstance and religion. As the years go by, the two find themselves falling in love. But the church calls to Angelo and, despite his deep feelings for Eva, he chooses the priesthood.
Ten-year old Kaylee Wren doesn’t speak. Not since her drug-addled mother walked away, leaving her in a remote cabin nestled in the towering redwoods, in the care of a man who is as dangerous as he is evil…
Sierra Daw is thirty-four, an artist, and alone. She has allowed the shame of her past to silence her present hopes and chooses to bury her pain by trying to control her circumstances. But on the twelfth anniversary of her daughter’s death, Sierra’s control begins to crumble as the God of her childhood woos her back to Himself.
A Brand New Release from Jennifer Youngblood. A recovering alcoholic turned firefighter, a mysterious woman with a secret, and the Christmas miracle that just might save them both.
Beckett Bradshaw knows what it’s like to be on top of the world and then to come crashing down to the lowest form of human existence, living on the streets. It has taken a huge amount of hard work and self control to get where he is today. He’s content with his job as a firefighter and so incredibly grateful for the miraculous recovery of his young daughter.
When a mysterious old lady shows up at the fire station and makes a prophecy that Beckett will find love by Christmas, he doesn’t believe it. Beckett doesn’t dare pray for the desires of his heart for fear that he’s used up all of his miracles.
A tornado has destroyed a small Minnesota community and among the missing are not only a group of students but PEAK Rescue team leader Chet King. Ty Remington will stop at nothing to rescue his mentor, not even when the girl he loved – and lost – walks back into his life. But Brette needs his help more than he knows, despite her stubborn determination to push him away. And when he gets a second chance, loving her just might cost him more than he can imagine.
The last thing Shara wants this Christmas is to share a puppy with her ex-boyfriend! It’s love-at-first-sight when Shara meets the Newfoundland puppy, but now she has joint custody with James until she wins the contest. Surely she can prove she’ll be a better puppy-owner. How hard can it be? But spending time with James is dangerous. No telling what he would he do if he discovered the truth. Shara doesn’t even know what she’s going to do!
NOTE FROM AUTHOR: This sweet Christian Christmas Romance touches on serious themes of guilt, abuse, alcoholism, and bulimia, with an uplifting message of hope in God’s grace.
(Holiday, Inc Series)
It’s the summer of 1951, and Maggie Esh is in need of some hope. Sweet-spirited and uncommonly pretty despite struggling with chronic illness, she is used to being treated kindly by the young men of her Old Order Amish church district. Yet Maggie wishes she were more like other courting-age girls so she could live a normal, healthy life. To make matters more complicated, Dat has recently remarried, less than a year after her mother died…
The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything by the Revered James Martin, SJ (My Life with the Saints) is a practical spiritual guidebook based on the life and teachings of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus. Centered around the Ignatian goal of “finding God in all things,” The Jesuit Guide to Almost Everything shows us how to manage relationships, money, work, prayer, and decision-making, all while keeping a sense of humor.
Written originally by Charles Dickens in 1843, A Christmas Carol has been adapted over the years for the stage, big screen, cartoons, and every imaginable entertainment venue possible. The truths revealed through Scrooge, Marley, and his three ghosts are timeless and touch the hearts of everyone treated to its sincerity. This version of the beloved book is interspersed with “life lessons” concise enough to share in a moment-compelling enough to be remembered for a lifetime.
What does it mean to praise God?
In Holy Roar, Chris Tomlin and Darren Whitehead share a fresh perspective from the worship practices of the ancient world. Grow in your understanding of praise as Darren offers unique insights. Be inspired as Chris shares how those insights take shape in the stories behind some of your favorite worship songs, including “How Great Is Our God,” “We Fall Down,” and “Good Good Father.”
Boundaries for Your Soul includes relatable anecdotes, helpful exercises, an engaging quiz, andopportunities for personal reflection. Gathering the wisdom from theauthors’ twenty-five years of combined advanced education, biblicalstudies, and clinical practice, this book will set you on a journey tobecome the loving, authentic, joyful person you were created to be.
The ADVENTure of Christmas is a guide for moms concerned that their children are losing sight of Jesus in the midst of the distractions the holiday season brings. Lisa Whelchel was such a mom, but instead of abandoning the traditions of Christmas she rediscovered their original meanings, which were intended to remind people of God’s unfathomable gift…
Season of Miracles
by Alexa Verde
New beginning or new heartache? Nurse Lana Smith gives herself a gift for Christmas, a fresh start in a small town. After escaping a dead-end relationship with a celebrity, she avoids her patient’s grandson, a pro football player. When Arturo gradually thaws her frozen heart, can her Christmas wish for family and affection come true?
Football is Arturo De La Vega’s life, but he returns to his hometown to help his ailing grandfather. Lana challenges Arturo to reach for stars of faith and love. Is Arturo’s quest for glory worth crushing Lana’s dreams and sacrificing his heart’s true desire?
(Rios Azules Christmas Series)
On the heels of her mother’s death, Hope Logan reluctantly returns to her grandparents’ home place for a journal that reveals the explosive crimes and atrocities of the past that have haunted her grandma for nearly sixty-five years. The dark, evil secret that is contained in the journal only deepens her resentment of God.
In a small town in the foothills of the mountains of North Carolina, Hope’s bitterness, unforgiveness, and anger slowly fade in the light of the strong faith displayed by a young pastor and three senior citizens. Because of them, she discover the true meaning of faith and hope in Christ in the midst of adversity.
Two brothers find romance during Amish wedding season. Meet the Darcy brothers; two modern-day heroes who just happen to be the most sought-after bachelors in town. One visit to the local bakery opens the door for some sweet romance to go along with the tastiest treats of the season.
Thump. Bump. Crash. Something rolled in the kitchen below. Susanna was terrified. The drunk tramp who had rescued them from the blizzard was ruining Beaver Lodge. And Christmas was only one week away.
Prohibition whiskey is still in the cellar when Susanna’s family moves into Beaver Lodge in 1939. Her plan to get rid of it as a Christmas surprise for her parents is spoiled by a blizzard, one-year-old twin sisters, and a tramp loose in the house.
Start the Christmas season off right with five poignant, clean, Christmas stories by some of your favorite suspense authors. Kick-off your shoes, warm up the hot cocoa, and stoke up the fire. Enjoy.
Now in greater detail, he explains how the example of Jesus Christ motivates him to travel and speak broadly because the”good news” of the Gospel is just too good to keep quiet! Although the world has so many problems, no challenge is too great for the God who promises to move mountains. Using compelling stories from his own experience, Nick shares the heart of his message, the motivation behind all he does, and something that he believes the world needs now more than ever before: A faith in Jesus Christ that moves people to act and make the world a better place.
New to Instant Pot Cooking? Well, here you will find the detailed instructions summarized to understand the basics of your favourite kitchen tool. Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced user, you will make great use of this cookbook and the recipes in it. 1000 Day Quick and Easy Instant Pot Recipes Meal Plan: The Most Complete Instant Pot Recipe Cookbook for Beginners.
New Yorker Neil Sadler returns to his hometown of Mason, Ohio, where his small-town life had been rocked by the suspicious death of Helen Syfert, the mother of Neil’s friend Mary.
He reconnects with Mary. Their once-close relationship hadn’t been strong enough to survive the tragedy that overtook Mary’s family, yet what drove them apart years ago now seems to be drawing them back together.
The NIrV Adventure Bible for Early Readers takes you on a fun, exciting journey through God’s Word. Along the way you’ll meet all types of people, see all sorts of places, and learn all kinds of things about the Bible. Most importantly, you’ll grow closer in your relationship with God. Here’s a quick tour through the features: “Life in Bible Times” Articles and illustrations describe what life was like in ancient days “People in Bible Times” offer close-up looks at amazing people of the Bible “Did You Know?” provides interesting facts that help you better understand God’s Word.
Changing Your Game Plan from Success to Significance. In Halftime, Buford focuses on this important time of transition—the time when, as he says, a person moves beyond the first half of the game of life. It’s halftime, a time of revitalization and for catching a new vision for living the second half, the half where life can be lived at its most rewarding. As Buford explains, “My passion is to multiply all that God has given me, and in the process, give it back.”
When recent widow Jenny finds her celebrity crush, billionaire Roman Bennett, on her front porch holding out a giant check, she slams the door in his face. But Roman won’t take no for an answer—when it comes to helping Jenny or winning her heart.
Jenny Abrams is a recent widow struggling to care for her two children while navigating her own complicated grief. What no one knows is that her husband had been cheating on her and they were on the cusp of divorce. When pro-football player Roman Bennett, known for his generous giving, shows up at her door offering to help, Jenny struggles with her pride–and her growing attraction to him.
(The Billionaire Surprise)
Heartbreaking, and Insightful Collection of Faith Lessons. Have you ever felt alone in your faith? Have you ever struggled with forgiveness, fear, grief or patience?
Onward is a rallying cry for people who know or want to know Jesus. A walk of faith is a long, hard journey but the good news is that we aren’t alone in our struggles! In the twelve relatable, funny and sometimes painful stories in this book, the author shares how God has moved in her life, teaching her valuable lessons that have transformed the way she lives and ushered in a renewed sense of peace and joy.
When the sizzling attraction deepens to something real, Haven faces an internal dilemma – should she come clean now, before Christmas, or wait until afterwards?
Haven Lockwood’s Christmas takes a nosedive when she discovers that her mother and identical twin sister, Brynn, ditched her, leaving her to spend Christmas alone in their New York City apartment. To make matters worse, Brynn’s boyfriend Wyatt shows up, ready to take Brynn on a road trip to Atlanta to meet his family…
Token Creek, Montana Territory, 1880—Cassidy Norton is a fine seamstress who makes her living sewing for others. Amid the bustle of a busy frontier town, her life is rich. What time her business doesn’t take, her friends and church family fill. But Cassidy hasn’t always lived in Token Creek, and few people know her full story. So she struggles with a nagging unsettledness in her heart.
(Big Sky Dreams)
Journey to two of Colleen Coble’s most beloved settings—Bluebird Ranch and Hope Beach—for holiday romance and mystery!
All Is Calm – t’s going to be an unexpectedly romantic Christmas at Bluebird Ranch…
It can no longer be assumed that most people–or even most Christians–have a basic understanding of the Bible.
Many don’t know the difference between the Old and New Testament, and even the more well-known biblical figures are often misunderstood. It is getting harder to talk about Jesus accurately and compellingly because listeners have no proper context with which to understand God’s story of redemption.
Common to people of every time and place is a longing for the truth. We want to know! We want to know the purpose of our life, why we are here on earth, where we came from, whether there is a God, who this God is, whether there is an afterlife, and so much more! These most basic and fundamental questions are hopefully in the forefront of our minds. And if they are not, it’s never too late to start!
Experience the holidays with the Plain folk and discover the power of second chances in this touching story from the author of the New York Times bestseller, The Bridge of Peace.
Gideon Beiler has loved Mattie Eash since they were children. But when faced with unexpected circumstances, he makes up an excuse to end their engagement. He doesn’t want to lie to her, but he believes that telling Mattie the truth will be more hurtful…
In Drawing Near, John Bevere invites readers to explore a life of intimacy with God. Emphasizing the need for obedience, he urges us to practice-just as we would practice anything we hope to improve-our communication with the Holy Spirit. Understanding that prayer is a dialogue, not a monologue, Bevere encourages us to listen at the Father’s feet. Study questions in each chapter offer opportunity for reflection, and a “How to draw near to God” section offers practical steps toward developing true intimacy with Him.
I am a personal trainer and need to eat healthy food, as well as good tasty food, but I don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen preparing meals, especially when I come home from work, exhausted.
We don’t have to struggle anymore with the question: “We have no idea what to eat…What do we cook for breakfast or for dinner tonight?”