After being imprisoned and branded for the death of her client, twenty-five-year-old midwife Julianne Chevalier trades her life sentence for exile, where she hopes to be reunited with her brother, serving there as a soldier. To make the journey, though, women must be married, and Julianne is forced to wed a fellow convict. With her dreams of a new life shattered, Julianne must find her way in this dangerous, rugged land, despite never being able to escape the king’s mark on her shoulder that brands her a criminal beyond redemption.
Return to the story of Jesus and read it from a new perspective in Keith Korman’sEden: The Animals’ Parable. In this beautifully inspired retelling of the Gospels, we see Jesus and his disciples in the Holy Land through the eyes of the animals—especially his intrepid and loyal dog, Eden. Simple, clear, and spiritually profound, Eden is for readers of all ages, this artful retelling is captivating, moving, and alive with the joy you felt the first time you opened the Bible.
We have your weekend plans set . . . go on a blind date with a book! No fancy shoes or makeup needed. We’ve compiled a variety of “dates” for you to choose from below. Read the teasers about each book, pick which one (or ones) you fancy, and click to learn more about your date. Who knows — you might find yourself wanting to read more.
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Get a sneak peek atApril Knight’s quiet time and discover her go-to tools! If you are in slump with your one-on-one time with God, check outScriptureDoodle God’s Promises. Each of the creative worship prompts in this interactive guide includes biblical encouragement and ideas for worship through art. April Knightincludes creative lettering tips, color ideas, and completed examples to inspire readers to respond to promises in Scripture related to trust, faith, and the power of God’s Word in all circumstances.
Top 5 Tools for Quiet Time
My bible and journal for sure
My all-time favorite pen is the Pigma Micron .5. I use this almost everyday.
My favorite watercolor palette comes from Michael’s it has 36 color cakes and it’s super affordable. Great for quick doodling.
BOTH our Scripturedoodle books make for a great quiet time resource because it takes the guessing game out of “What should… read more »
When was the last time you went on a church retreat? How about a retreat just you and God?Letitia Suk, author of Getaway with God, joins us today to share about the importance of getting away with God.
Have you been on a retreat this past year? If you have any connection with a church, you have probably been at least invited to go on a retreat, right?
Seems to me the bigger the church, the more diverse is the retreat menu: family retreats, all-church retreats, small group retreats, women’s retreats, and marriage retreats. Smaller churches offer them too as do para-church organizations. You might say, retreating (or advancing as some would call it) is an essential part… read more »