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CrossReads Short Takes: A Devotional for the Forgotten Mom & Homebound Journey

Send to Kindle CrossReads Short Takes A Devotional for the Forgotten Mom by Rebekah Barnes Do you ever feel forgotten as a mom? This book was written for any mom who has ever felt “forgotten.” Stepmoms, foster moms, adoptive moms, moms with grown children, single moms, working moms—you fill in the blank. As a mom […]

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CrossReads Short Takes: Henri’s Blessings & Matt Bannister: Books 1-9

Send to Kindle CrossReads Short Takes Henri’s Blessings by Jana Rodgers In the early 1800’s, life on the homestead was trying at best. For Henrietta, orphaned at thirteen, and left to care for her two younger siblings, life is especially hard. For the past few years, her main focus has been to simply survive and […]

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Alleluia 2/23/2021

by Suzanne D. Williams I feel Him in the garden, my hands in the soil, plucking weeds, rearranging this and that. He hovers over me, as delighted in my efforts to seed and grow things, as if it were that first moment of Creation. He is mighty. I am not. But the life He poured into […]

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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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