*On October 7th,  I had the abundant honor of guest posting at author Kris Camealy’s blog for the release of her then upcoming book Come Lord Jesus: The Weight of Waiting. I wrote the piece which appeared on her site. I wanted to post it here as well, for though the book as released and Advent …

Holey, Wholly, Holy (a review and a journey)

“Loving like Christ means loving selflessly, even unto death. The only way to get it right is to give the glory of Him. The call to refinement for the Christian is not about making us look better, it’s about us reflecting Christ better.”     (p.57) A quote on the last page, yet that is …

I Still Believe (A review of Jeremy Camp’s memoir)

Jeremy’s music is such that I forget to match his voice with his name.   Let me explain, for this is not a negative statement:        The depth of his voice is so captivating, that a name is not the identifier – the voice becomes the instant recognizable distinction. And now, after reading I …

Book Review: Walking on Water When You Feel Like You’re Drowning

Eyes fasten on the face of a man who reignited my passion for God’s love in my life. Who gave me a deeper thirst for the Word than I’d yet to experience. I take care not to move, for fear noise will distract from the beautiful unfolding of pretense and barriers. My breath waits for …

Band of Sisters – In Review

The day has arrived! I have the immense pleasure and honor through Tyndale House Publishers to review Band of Sisters by Cathy Gohlke.Without much pretense, I’ll dive right in…      Immigrants yearning for new promise, safety, unrestricted opportunity – Maureen O’Reilly flees the grime and grit of her past life in Ireland, determined to give her …

The Honor in Review

I’m pretty excited!     My first book arrived from Tyndale House Publishers…I’m now officially beginning my new task as a Tyndale review blogger!        It’s nothing major by many standards. There is no pay involved, no infamy. But none of that matters to me. I get to review books! It’s something I’ve …