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(Book review) Bread of Angels

Anyone who enjoys a strong, independent heroine and a dash of biblical romance will enjoy this book. Bread of Angels reveals the story told in Acts about Paul’s first convert in Europe. Although a standalone novel, readers of Tessa Afshar’s Land of Silence would enjoy this book and its references to that novel.

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(Book review) Mattie’s Pledge

Reviewed by: Lillian G. Smith, a 2017 summer professional writing student at Taylor University   Introduction Title: Mattie’s Pledge Author: Jan Drexel Publisher: Revell Publication Date: September 20, 2016 Format: Print Book Length: 377 pages OVERVIEW This story is set in 1843 in Brothers Valley, Pennsylvania. Mattie Schrock and her family are preparing for the journey of a lifetime.  They eagerly are […]

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(Book review) Where hope prevails  (Return to the Canadian West, 3)

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: Where hope prevails  (Return to the Canadian West, 3) Author: Janette Oke Publisher: BethanyHouse Publication Date: August 2, 2016 Format: Print book Length: 320 pages OVERVIEW This series is delightful and Where Hope Prevails, the third book, is no exception. […]

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(Book review) Rediscovering the Holy Spirit: God’s Perfecting Presence in Creation, Redemption, and Everyday Life

Reviewed by: Olivia Lauritzen, a professional writing major at Taylor University   Introduction Title: Rediscovering the Holy Spirit: God’s Perfecting Presence in Creation, Redemption, and Everyday Life Author: Michael Horton                  Publisher: Zondervan Publication Date: April 25, 2017 Format: Print Book Length: 336 pages OVERVIEW Michael Horton does a solid job of explaining where the Holy Spirit is and how it works. Horton […]

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