By Paul L. Maier, Patrick Lawlor, Brilliance Audio
"The guy who kept Christianity" - thankful phrases spoken by means of thousands after Dr. Jonathan Weber printed the reality approximately an archaeological dig years in the past.
But Jon is not drawn to the hype. he is way more interested in how individuals are being misled by way of prophecy lovers and their extraordinary end-times situations, relatively the wrong-headed predictions of his nemesis, Melvin Morris Merton.
Still, Jon is a professor, no longer a crusader. he is pleased with his lifetime of instructing (Harvard and Hebrew University), writing (a best-selling "biography" of Jesus), and learn (Near East studies). he is additionally a newlywed, deeply in love together with his fantastic and lovely spouse, Shannon. now not even an demanding lawsuit from Merton can shake his global.
But Joshua Ben-Yosef can.
This Israeli speaks a dozen languages - fluently and with out accessory. His phrases ripple with knowledge and authority, and crowds stick to him, enthralled. He heals the ailing, supplies sight to the blind, casts out demons, or even increases the useless. once more, Jon is drawn right into a sizzling pursuit of the fact that from time to time casts him into the very lonely, very risky position of 1 guy opposed to the area.
Review the facts, subscribe to the dig close to Nazareth that uncovers a first-century mosaic, and discover if 3 strains of Hebrew may perhaps swap the process historical past.
By Wanda E. Brunstetter
Dive into an Amish kingdom love triangle during this 3rd ebook of the Prairie kingdom pals sequence. Priscilla Herschberger unearths herself pursued via Elam, a formative years pal from her neighborhood, and David, an interloper raised within the smooth global. Elam may do nearly something to persuade Priscilla that David may by no means healthy into the Amish means. Will flames of jealousy rage uncontrolled and break lives? Can forgiveness permit love and belief to develop?
By Wanda E. Brunstetter
By Camy Tang
Flirty biologist Trish Sakai has alienated her most sensible pals and her family members as a result of her wild habit together with her artist ex-boyfriend, Kazuo. Then she unearths her father kissing one other lady, and her mother suffers a center assault. confident God is punishing her for her sexual promiscuity, Trish comes up with 3 ideas from First and moment Corinthians: 1) cease men, 2) in simple terms date Christians, and three) Persevere in trouble through hoping on God. If she follows them, God will fix her lifestyles to how it was once sooner than her errors. If she will be able to by some means regain her chastity, she will not think as soiled and unworthy as she does now. they're in simple terms 3 principles. How demanding can it be?
good-looking Spenser reveals himself drawn to his coworker Trish, yet his dinner invitation will get slammed down with a lame excuse approximately Corinthians and principles. That cools his ardor beautiful speedy. yet then Spenser become aware of that his outdated enemy Kazuo wishes Trish because the "muse" for his unfinished masterpiece portray due in a couple of months for a gallery convey. Kazuo pursues Trish with every little thing he is acquired, yet Spenser makes a decision to throw a wrench in Kazuo's plans by way of pretending to pursue Trish himself.
Trish goes nuts attempting to stand company opposed to hunky men. Her 3 uncomplicated principles will not be so basic anymore . . .
By Michael Snyder
Russell Fink is twenty-six years previous and decided to salvage a role he hates so he can ultimately flow out of his mom and dad condo for reliable. he is confident he gave his dual sister melanoma after they have been 9 years outdated. And his loopy fiancée refuses to simply accept the truth that their engagement quite is over.
Then Sonny, his allegedly clairvoyant basset hound, is located murdered.
The resulting novice research forces Russell to confront numerous issues at once-the enormity of his family's disorder, the man stalking his relatives, and his long-buried emotions for a such a lot extraordinary love interest.
At its center, My identify Is Russell Fink is a comedy, with sharp discussion, characters steeped in authenticity, romance, suspense, and clean humor. With a postmodern variety just like Nick Hornby and Douglas Coupland, the writer explores reconciliation, forgiveness, and religion in the course of tragedy. No volume of neurosis or disorder can derail God's redemptive reasons.
By Roberta Rich
Now not considering that Anna Diamant’s The pink Tent or Geraldine Brooks’s People of the Book has a singular transported readers so in detail into the complicated lives of girls centuries in the past or so richly right into a tale of intrigue that transcends the bounds of background. A “lavishly certain” (Elle Canada) debut that masterfully captures sixteenth-century Venice opposed to a dramatic and poetic story of suspense.
Hannah Levi is well known all through Venice for her reward at coaxing reluctant infants from their moms utilizing her mystery “birthing spoons.” whilst a count number implores her to wait his loss of life spouse and shop their unborn son, she is torn. A Papal edict forbids Jews from rendering scientific remedy to Christians, yet his money is sufficient to ransom her husband Isaac, who has been captured at sea. Can she refuse her responsibility to a lady who's anguish? Hannah’s selection entangles her in a treacherous kin contention that endangers the kid and threatens her voyage to Malta, the place Isaac, believing her lifeless within the plague, is getting ready to shop for his passage to a brand new existence. advised with unprecedented ability, The Midwife of Venice brings to existence a time and a spot cloaked in fascination and secret and introduces a charming new expertise in old fiction.
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By Walter William Melnyk
Walter William Melnyk and James Stanley Melnyk traveled the Dnipro River jointly during the center in their Ukrainian place of origin in June of 2006, crusing from Kiev to Odesa to Sevastopol and again. This small e-book of poems is a checklist in their go back to the lands in their ancestors, celebrating the land, humans, and religion of Ukraina (Oo-kra-EE-na). This booklet will contact the guts of all Ukrainians, whether or not they have ever obvious their fatherland or now not, and convey laughter and tears to the guts of all who've skilled that cherished land.
By Tracie Peterson
Born into affluence, Mia Stanley is a winsome socialite with a knack for matchmaking. She's additionally a author for Godey's Lady's Book journal, a lot to the disdain of her family--and their society neighbors. a formal younger girl of her social status is not intended to hard work in the sort of approach, yet Mia has continually had a fashion with words...
When her writing attracts her into the area of downtrodden seamen's other halves on Philadelphia's docks, Mia uncovers a scheme that places her in harm's method. yet her center finally ends up at the line as well...Has her selection to regularly make a fit pushed away the single guy whose esteem she covets?
By Shelley Shepard Gray
Shelly Shepard grey, the much-beloved writer of the Sisters of the center and Seasons of Sugarcreek books, returns with The Caregiver, the first ebook in her relocating and inspirational Amish romance sequence, households of Honor. A heart-soaring story of religion and love within the bestselling culture of Beverly Lewis, Wanda Brunstetter, and Cindy Woodsmall, it tells of 2 lives that converge one stormy evening on a teach sure for Cleveland. The Caregiver is Christian romantic fiction at its very finest.