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Why I Don’t Accept Free Books from Publishers…and the One Time I Do!

Some of you may already know that I do not receive free books to review from Christian fiction publishers such as Tyndale or Bethany House, but I thought it might be interesting to share with you why that is! Before I get started, let me just mention-- in the spirit of kindness--that I'm in no… Continue reading Why I Don’t Accept Free Books from Publishers…and the One Time I Do!

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The One I Really Want to Love

Science fiction. Final frontiers, colorful characters, thrilling and imaginative challenges to overcome... I love it. But where's the Christian Science Fiction? I realize it's more difficult to write because so many of the common constructs of science fiction do not fit within a Biblical worldview, but it can be done. As a teen, for example,… Continue reading The One I Really Want to Love

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Sneak Peek and Ramble, Hind’s Feet on High Places

Recently I've been reading an old allegory by Hannah Hurnard called Hind's Feet on High Places. Similar to Pilgrim's Progress in ways, the main character (named Much-Afraid) is traveling up a mountain with the help of the Good Shepherd, hoping to someday make it to the High Places. Along the way she learns lessons and… Continue reading Sneak Peek and Ramble, Hind’s Feet on High Places