The Point is … Neighbors 6/12/2020

by James Collins “And he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thy mind; and thy neighbour as thyself.”  Luke 10:27  A certain white woman went down from Fort Scott, Kansas to Joplin, Missouri, and ran over a nail which punctured her tire and left her stranded […]

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CrossReads Book Spotlight: Walden Beach Christian Romance Box Set

Send to Kindle CrossReads Book Spotlight Walden Beach Christian Romance Box Set (3 books in 1) by Andrea Boyd Find Love at Walden Beach! Irresistibly Yours One bad marriage was enough for Vivian Emerson. She could happily stay single for the rest of her life. But Bo Manning has other plans. Will she be able […]

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CrossReads Short Takes: Lane Steen & Jenny’s Secret Diary

Send to Kindle CrossReads Short Takes Lane Steen (Valley Creek Redemption Book 1) by Candace West To let go of the past she must confront it. When Lane Steen discovers her father kidnapped her years ago, her fractured world shatters. A different world and a new family await to welcome her if she’ll only take […]

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Story Structure 6/9/2020

by Shawn Lamb Structure is hanger upon which plot is hung.  The simplest structure is The Three-Act Method, which divides the story into three acts: beginning, middle and end.  This method of storytelling has been around since the Greeks. For centuries, verbal folktales reigned in many countries since most of the populous couldn’t read or write. However, for […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: What Would Jesus Be Doing? 6/8/2020

Send to Kindle by Rebekah Beene I keep hearing these words every few days. And this morning as I type watching two grandchildren sleeping next to my computer, I hear them again. Oh beloved. We who belong to Christ need to reconcile our thoughts with Him. Just as these grandchildren are sound asleep stretched out […]

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Verse of the Day and Devotional 6/5/2020

by Bible League International Verse of the Day and Devotion But we will not boast beyond limits, but will boast only with regard to the area of influence God assigned to us, to reach even to you. – II Corinthians 10:13 ESV Devotion You have to know your limits. You have to know the […]

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CrossReads Book Spotlight : Buddy the Cloud Bunny

Send to Kindle CrossReads Book Spotlight Buddy the Cloud Bunny Promotes understanding of the role of the wind and the rain in our lives, and their importance for our planet earth by Mika More Here is an enchanting story about the exciting adventure of Buddy the Cloud Bunny and the wonderful relationship he forms with […]

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CrossReads Short Takes: Demons in the Bible & Lydia’s Lot

Send to Kindle CrossReads Short Takes Demons in the Bible by Sonny Shanks having a desire to find out if demons are real, metaphor, or “mental issues”, i have researched the scriptures to see what the Bible has to say about them. i was quite surprised. i share answers in this book, beginning with the […]

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Gems From Pastor Jim 6/2/2020

by Jim Hughes Lam. 3:31-33 For the LORD does not abandon anyone forever. Though he brings grief, he also shows compassion according to the greatness of his unfailing love. For he does not enjoy hurting people or causing them sorrow. What these verses say to me is that the Lord never gives up […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Even If It Doesn’t Make Sense

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates Jesus’ words hold so much truth, even if they seem contrary to every modern ideology, even of they don’t make sense to the ears of most who hear.  Jesus said, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” (Matt 5:3) None of us want […]

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