Like Flames in the Night (Cities of Refuge, #4)

27 May 2020 | By Connilyn Cossette | Filed in: biblical.

Strong willed Tirzah wants to join her people in driving the enemy from the land of Israel and undergoes training for a secret mission inside the stronghold of Shechem But soon after she has infiltrated the ruthless Aramean commander s kitchen, she makes a reckless decision that puts her and her al

The Book of Longings

27 May 2020 | By Sue Monk Kidd | Filed in: biblical.

n I am Ana I was the wife of Jesus n n nRaised in a wealthy family in Sepphoris with ties to the ruler of Galilee, Ana is rebellious and ambitious, a relentless seeker with a brilliant, curious mind and a daring spirit She yearns for a pursuit worthy of her life, but finds no outlet for her consi

Mustard Seed

27 May 2020 | By Laila Ibrahim | Filed in: biblical.

The bestselling author of Yellow Crocus returns with a haunting and tender story of three women returning to the plantation they once called home n nOberlin, Ohio, 1868 Lisbeth Johnson was born into privilege in the antebellum South Jordan Freedman was born a slave to Mattie, Lisbeth s beloved nurs

Like Flames in the Night (Cities of Refuge, #4)

27 May 2020 | By Connilyn Cossette | Filed in: biblical.

Strong willed Tirzah wants to join her people in driving the enemy from the land of Israel and undergoes training for a secret mission inside the stronghold of Shechem But soon after she has infiltrated the ruthless Aramean commander s kitchen, she makes a reckless decision that puts her and her al

Suffering Is Never for Nothing

27 May 2020 | By Elisabeth Elliot | Filed in: biblical.

Elisabeth Elliot 1926 2015 was a Christian author and speaker She, having lived through great loss, taught on God s grace in the midst of hardship, as well as teaching wives and mothers to fulfill the high calling of Titus 2 In her final book, Elisabeth Elliot describes how it is often through t

A Light on the Hill (Cities of Refuge, #1)

27 May 2020 | By Connilyn Cossette | Filed in: biblical.

Though Israel has found relative peace, Moriyah has yet to find her own Atttempting to avoid the scorn of her community, she s spent the last seven years hiding behind the veil she wears Underneath her covering, her face is branded with the mark of the Canaanite gods, a shameful reminder of her pa

Counted with the Stars (Out From Egypt, #1)

27 May 2020 | By Connilyn Cossette | Filed in: biblical.

Sold into slavery by her father and forsaken by the man she was supposed to marry, young Egyptian Kiya must serve a mistress who takes pleasure in her humiliation When terrifying plagues strike Egypt, Kiya is in the middle of it all n nChoosing to flee with the Hebrews, Kiya finds herself reliant on

The Secret Chord

27 May 2020 | By Geraldine Brooks | Filed in: biblical.

Peeling away the myth to bring the Old Testament s King David to life in Second Iron Age Israel, Brooks traces the arc of his journey from obscurity to fame, from shepherd to soldier, from hero to traitor, from beloved king to murderous despot and into his remorseful and diminished dotage.The Secret

Shadow of the Storm (Out From Egypt, #2)

27 May 2020 | By Connilyn Cossette | Filed in: biblical.

In the darkness of the storm s shadow, only truth can light her way n nHaving escaped Egypt with the other Hebrews during the Exodus, Shira is now living in freedom at the foot of Mount Sinai When the people rebel by worshipping a golden idol, the ensuing chaos gives Shira an unexpected opportunity

Shelter of the Most High (Cities of Refuge, #2)

27 May 2020 | By Connilyn Cossette | Filed in: biblical.

The daughter of a pagan high priest, Sofea finds solace from her troubles in the freedom of the ocean But when marauders attack her village on the island of Sicily, she and her cousin are taken across the sea to the shores of Canaan n nEitan has lived in Kedesh, a city of refuge, for the last eleven

Bathsheba: Reluctant Beauty (Dangerous Beauty, #2)

27 May 2020 | By Angela Elwell Hunt | Filed in: biblical.

After sending his army to besiege another king s capital, King David forces himself on Bathsheba, a loyal soldier s wife When her resulting pregnancy forces the king to murder her husband and add her to his harem, Bathsheba struggles to protect her son while dealing with the effects of a dark proph

Thief of Corinth

27 May 2020 | By Tessa Afshar | Filed in: biblical.

First century Corinth is a city teeming with commerce and charm It s also filled with danger and corruption the perfect setting for Ariadne s greatest adventure n nAfter years spent living with her mother and oppressive grandfather in Athens, Ariadne runs away to her father s home in Corinth, only t