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Each week we will be offering three books at 50% discount on Kindle – one biography, one novel and one Christian life and mission title, to help redeem and positively pass the time.
This week we have Found by Love, A Vision of Locusts and Rouse the Warriors! Read More »
At Death’s Door
Someone was ill… very ill indeed. I could hear voices – doctors’ voices, low and concerned, whispering.
I knew I was in the ICU. I also knew it was night-time, but not because it was dark. Day and the night were the same in the ICU, the only difference being the voices of the staff were a little subdued at night. It struck me as strange that there were doctors milling about – usually the unit was run by nurses, with the doctors just popping in and out. Then I heard one of the doctors say, ‘We’re losing him.’ Read More »
East Riding of Yorkshire, early spring 1349
A few spluttering and stinking tallow candles added little light to the meagre glow of smouldering damp logs in the fireplace of the Warren Horesby tavern. A seated figure in coarse travel robes sat with hands tucked in wide sleeves to keep warm. His hood flopped forward, deeply shadowing his eyes. Around him huddled the men of the village… Read More »
Andrea, how long have you been writing and how did you get started?
I suppose I’ve always enjoyed the process of writing and any research involved but I started to focus on it more when my mother was distressingly ill about eleven years ago; I found writing my thoughts very therapeutic. Then I decided to do an Open University creative writing course… Read More »
Eric, how long have you been writing and how did you get started?
I began keeping a book journal in 1998 after I became seriously ill and had to stand down from my ministry at Cardiff City Temple, now Cardiff City Church. I felt it was important to record what I was going through and how God was speaking to me through it all. Then, after a visit by Jeff Lucas… Read More »
What might happen if modern medicine fails?
Effects of devastating disease on society
Its impact on Christian art
The power of faith, art and healing
Hope and strength in adversity
Vividly illustrates medieval life, faith and disease Read More »
A journey through extreme pain
Faith tested to the limits
For people in seemingly hopeless situations and their carers
Trusting God in adversity
Grapples with age-old problem of suffering
Authentic inspiration and comfort Read More »
Robin, did you ever think you would be a published author? I have written several books about Asian culture and religion. But this is a very different area and I never expected to write on this topic. Living with Alzheimer’s deals with a very personal and challenging issue – what were the challenges in recording … Read more …
Trevor, how long have you been writing and how did you get started? My dad was an English teacher and I grew up in a home where words and books were important, so I’ve always enjoyed putting pen to paper. Several years ago, I experimented with blogging as a way of working through ideas and … Read more …
David, when did you decide to write your story and why? It was in 2016, when I initially felt that God had put on my heart He wanted me to write my testimony into a book. At the time I was working full time and although I knew He had spoken to me about it, … Read more …