Christmas Embers: Family Relationships Tested to the Max

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Christmas Embers

Name of book: Christmas Embers Author: Chautona Havig Genre: Contemporary Christmas Release Date: November 25, 2016 It’s a truth universally unacknowledged that sin will hunt you down and advertise its presence the moment you try to hide it. Emily Byrne sits in her daughter’s classroom listening to the deepest wishes of twenty kindergarteners as she sketches them. But when little Joey Cordell breaks down, weeping and insisting the only thing he wants to find is his father, she isn’t sure where her Christmas project will take her. Davia Cordell came to Rockland for one purpose–find her son’s father before she dies. An ex-prostitute, she’s … Read More

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Best Kids Christmas Stories That Inspire Faith

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Best Christmas Stories

Well, I only had my basket of Christmas stories out for 3 days, and I had already been “scolded” for not having a post up about my favorite children’s Christmas books. So I am putting together a list for your enjoyment. Took a few days, but I hope you find it helpful!! *Please note that this post contains affiliate links (for your convenience), which at no cost to you, provide me with a small income to cover the cost of running this blog. I only recommend things that we use and like. You can see my full disclosure here. I … Read More

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Allegories, Adventures And Dragons, Oh My! Part 2

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Faith through Allegories

Allegories are very special to me. I’ve been drawn to them from a very early age. They can be fun, or serious, but they always make a point, in a parallel way, without just saying “You messed up. Look what you did/should have done/are capable of!” In that way, they are kind, and make you think. Some of my favorite Biblical Allegories are With that kind of example, reading allegories is one of my favorite types of fiction. I’m always learning something, scripture comes alive in new ways. Understanding Christ’s sacrifice better, or His love, or some other treasure. By … Read More

3 Amazing Christian Time Travel Adventures

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Challenge your Faith with Christian Time Travel

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to find yourself in another time entirely? This has always fascinated me. (And NOT just because Captain Kirk and Spock did that regularly😊 ) Would you be able to maintain your faith? Would you be able to embrace the challenge of life in another time, and share Jesus Christ with those around you? Or maybe even meet Him yourself, in a grand new way? With these Christian Time Travel series, you can explore the possibilities, and consider how you think you would handle things. I think they are all excellent examples … Read More

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Allegories, Adventures and Dragons, Oh My!

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Dragons can teach us Faith

Note, this post contains affiliate links. please see my full disclosure here. Do you like Dragons? I do. The good ones, anyway. If you give them half a chance, they can show you some of the best characteristics, the ones that inspire you to Live as Jesus wants you to. And the bad dragons, well, they show you what the consequences are for bad choices, and what you REALLY don’t want to look like. You can have some of the Best Adventures with Dragons, especially when written from an Allegory or Inspirational standpoint. Sometimes it’s easier to see Truth, and Act … Read More

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