‘Life After’ by Katie Ganshert: a Review

Life After by Katie Ganshert From the back cover: It could have been me. Snow whirls around an elevated train platform in Chicago. A distracted woman boards the train, takes her seat, and moments later a fiery explosion rips through the frigid air, tearing the car apart in a horrific attack on the city’s transit […]

‘Home’: Meet Ginny Yttrup + a Giveaway

One criticism I hear from time to time about Christian fiction is that it’s “fluffy.” However, I’m finding that many of the novels that are being published currently are not shying away from the tougher issues of life, but instead, show how God works in and through those tough situations to grow the characters. I […]

‘Building Benjamin’: Meet Barbara Britton + a Giveaway

Have you read the book of Judges recently? We tend to spend more time in the New Testament than the Old, but Barbara Britton’s new novel, Building Benjamin, may challenge us to dig into that Old Testament era. Before we visit with Barbara, let’s take a quick look at the story. Love Grows Where God […]

How to Recognize That Still Small Voice

How do you know what that “still small voice” of God sounds like? We know we’re supposed to listen to it, but doesn’t the devil try to imitate God in order to trip us up? How can we tell for sure whose voice we’re hearing? Identifying an Imitation When I was teaching fourth grade, there […]

April 2017 New Releases

April 2017 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website. Contemporary Romance: Sandpiper Cove by Irene Hannon — When a police chief and an ex-con join forces to keep a young man from falling into a life of crime, sparks fly. Given their backgrounds, it’s not […]