When an opportunity presents itself, Kate decides to take a chance on finding true love and happiness. With the help of her dearest friend, Laura, and the vivacious Mrs Livingston, she soon embarks on a journey that will see her leave Kansas and head north to Montana to become a mail order bride. Ethan Wright knows heartache. At just twenty two years of age, he’s certainly lived through his fair share…
Christmas music is blasting out of the town square’s speaker system, and everyone in town has the spirit. Everyone, that is, except for Agatha O’Malley in the large Victorian house at the end of Main Street. The death of her husband, Charlie, two year earlier, has caused a bah, humbug feeling every Christmas since. She’s led a charmed life as the wife of a wealthy doctor, but now she finds that her fortune has mysteriously disappeared right along with Charlie.
Her near penniless state has given her the idea to open a bed and breakfast. With each new guest at the inn, Agatha is forced to take a deeper look inside her soul and slowly the self-pity starts melting away. But the missing fortune is always at the back of her mind; will it ever be solved?
(The Southern Grace Series)
Underneath every voice that cries out for justice beats a resilient heart. It’s a heart that longs to be truly loved and respected, despite the horrors of enduring sexual harassment and assault. In this brave autobiography, Connie Bryson comes forward for the first time to take her place among today’s empowered women. It started in her early teens and persisted throughout her career as a model and an actress. There seemed no way out.
She expresses her fears and doubts of any hope for normality in her life, and how one day revelation came to her from God. Although it took many years to overcome the stains on her heart – as Jesus led her – she learned how to halt them from saturating her mind. And freedom came.
Eliza Spalding Warren was just a child when she was taken hostage by the Cayuse Indians during a massacre in 1847. Now the young mother of two children, Eliza faces a different kind of dislocation; her impulsive husband wants them to make a new start in another territory, which will mean leaving her beloved home and her departed mother’s grave–and returning to the land of her captivity…
With snatches of insight and glimpses of grace, Footprints Of A Pilgrim tells the story of a life (a very full and special life) complete with memories of joy, pain, brokenness, and healing. Also included are many never before published pictures which illustrate the remarkable journey of Ruth Bell Graham, as a child of a missionaries in Quingjiang, China in 1920, until today at her home in Little Piney Cove, Montreat, North Carolina.
Considered the Ultimate Guide guru, Darcy Carter has penned ultimate guides on everything from parenting multiples to the NFL draft to online trading. Regardless, she doubts she can guide herself out of a brown paper bag. When her editor suggests she write The Ultimate Guide to Finding Mr. Right, she wants no part of it. Where does an Ultimate Guide Girl turn for guidance?
A Colorado senator’s wife, Evelyn Brandt seems to have it all. But her carefully constructed life comes toppling down when the FBI crashes her society brunch with news that her husband has been arrested for embezzlement, and he’s far from repentant. It turns out this was only the start of his indiscretions – for which he has little regret. As the weeks following the scandal turn into months, Evelyn withdraws, even shirking her duties with the philanthropic Valentine Volunteers.
(Paper Hearts Series)
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How do we break free from these empty pursuits and start chasing the only Promise that will ever satisfy? How do we uncover the hidden idols that are driving us and turn our devotion toward the one true God?
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