In the Shadow of the River (Book Review)

NOTE In order to hash out some things that I wanted to discuss, and because of the nature of some of the content, this review has some slight spoilers, but it’s more thematic than plot-based. I also have spoiler warnings at the relevant sections. Scripture Connection O You who hear prayer,To You all men come.Continue reading “In the Shadow of the River (Book Review)”

Counterfeit Faith (Book Review)

Scripture Connection And straightway the father of the child cried out and said with tears, “Lord, I believe; help Thou mine unbelief!” Mark 9:24 (KJV) The author uses the KJV when citing this verse, which fits the historical context, so I’m doing the same. Spiritual Themes One of my favorite themes in the novel, albeitContinue reading “Counterfeit Faith (Book Review)”

The One Who Sees Me (Book Review)

Scripture Connection She gave this name to the Lordwho spoke to her: “You are the God who sees me,” for she said, “I have now seen the One who sees me.” Gen. 16:13 Spiritual Themes I was really excited by the title of the novel, since it’s based on one of my favorite Bible verses.Continue reading “The One Who Sees Me (Book Review)”