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CrossReads Short Takes: TO DIE BADLY & The Royal Potters Shop

Send to Kindle CrossReads Short Takes TO DIE BADLY A Short Story by Terry Soileau A short story about the hanging of the abolitionist, John Brown, featuring characters from the author’s previously published novel, A DIFFERENCE OF PURPOSE.     The Royal Potter’s Shop by Ken Prat “Welcome. Come on in.” Take a trip with […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Finding Praise in the Storm 11/23/2020

Send to Kindle by Ruth O’Neil I’m not sure another girl was so totally blessed as I was. God blessed me with parents that walked out excellent examples for me to emulate. My dad never met a stranger. There were times we would be out in public together and next thing I knew, he was missing. That’s […]

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Gems From Pastor Jim 11/10/2020

by Jim Hughes Ps. 119:160 All your words are true; all your laws will stand forever. ALL means all. There is not one word God has recorded in the Scriptures that is not true. Like it or not, God has declared what is truth. He who tries to water it down or adapt […]

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The Point Is … Better Late Than Never 10/20/2020

by James Collins “Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.” James 5:16 Over the years, I have been blessed to receive many letters from readers. Many of those letters asked questions. One reader wrote, “Dear Pastor James, you […]

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CrossReads Short Takes: Forewarned & Prayer Journal

Send to Kindle CrossReads Short Takes Forewarned by Debra Ullrick A Contemporary Christian Suspense Romance Novel He loves her… but can he save her from her own mistakes? After a near fatal accident in the Colorado wilderness, the pain Jasmine Moore lives with has made her a recluse. To fill the void the harsh Steamboat […]

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CrossReads Short Takes: In Alexa’s Shoes & Whatever Happened to Evangelism

Send to Kindle CrossReads Short Takes In Alexa’s Shoes by Rochelle Alexandra In Alexa’s Shoes – a dramatic, uplifting true story of a young girls struggle to overcome great odds to survive through WWII. In the autumn of 1940, thirteen-year-old Alexa’s happy life is ripped from her as she, her mother, and many of the […]

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God is our Creator

by Parker J. Cole My twin and I celebrate our birthday today. As I reflect on being blessed to see another year, my thoughts are centered on my existence and how, despite everything, God has created me for His purpose. He did it because He loves me. So below are my thoughts on […]

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Fear Not

by Suzanne D. Williams I needed medication for my older dog the other day, so I called the vet as I usually do. Since her puppyhood, she has had this persistent itch. She will scratch until her skin is infected. The pills are a lifesaver. During the call, the vet tech asked me if I wanted twice as many this time, […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood 3/9/2020

Send to Kindle by Rebekah Beene We watched “A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood”. It was a setup from the beginning. One of the early shots was Mr. Rogers having spent 73 minutes with a boy from Make A Wish. 73 minutes. He spent a lot of time with people helping them understand their life. […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Understanding the Times 1/6/2020

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates  And the Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test him they asked him to show them a sign from heaven. He answered them, “When it is evening, you say, ‘It will be fair weather, for the sky is red.’ And in the morning, ‘It will be stormy today, for […]

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