Partnering with God

This week my son generously offered to help me redo my website. I was reminded of when he was small, and wanted to help. In those days, his help was limited to following my commands: “Hold this. Hand me that.” Now he’s an adult. He knows what I like. But he also has his ownContinue reading “Partnering with God”

New Release–HOPE BREAKS THROUGH

I’m happy to announce that the Hope Trilogy is now complete! After the book’s description, please keep reading about this profound writing journey for me. Purchase at Amazon: Hope Breaks Through Also available on iBooks, Nook and others From the back cover: The tension in the town of Hope builds to a climax in thisContinue reading “New Release–HOPE BREAKS THROUGH”

New Release–HOPE IN THE BALANCE

I’m happy to announce that book #2 in the Hope Trilogy is now available! Purchase at Amazon: Hope in the Balance Also available on iBooks, Nook and others From the back of the book— The small town of Hope is shaken when teenagers Kelsey and Harmonie uncover its skeletons of the past. Will those secretsContinue reading “New Release–HOPE IN THE BALANCE”

Hope is a Dangerous Place–New Release

I’m happy to announce the release of my newest novel, the first in a new trilogy with the theme of pursuing revival and societal transformation in America. As always, the truths I want to present are woven into an entertaining suspense story, this time set in rural Colorado. The hope for revival rests upon severalContinue reading “Hope is a Dangerous Place–New Release”

Another Award for A Violent Light

I’m happy to announce that A VIOLENT LIGHT has picked up its third award–the 2017 Global Ebooks Gold Medal for Best Religious Fiction. Though the issues I address in the book are not easy for many American Christians to hear, the recent heightened tensions in Charlottesville, Virginia, remind us that White Supremacy is alive andContinue reading “Another Award for A Violent Light”

Top 10 Books Every Christian Should Read

I’m an avid reader, with a tremendous appreciation for how so many books have greatly impacted my life. But there are certain books that are transformational—they either bring the most important things into crystal clear focus, or take us to new places that we absolutely must go. These books may not get the notoriety ofContinue reading “Top 10 Books Every Christian Should Read”

Words to Live By

Every writer is influenced not only by his life experiences, but also by who he reads. In a recent fun and fascinating interview on Carrie Schmidt’s wonderful blog, I was asked if I could only read 5 books (besides the Bible) for the rest of my life, which would I choose? Which would you choose?Continue reading “Words to Live By”

For Aspiring Writers

   Everywhere I travel and speak, I meet people who are writing or wanting to write. I want to encourage you to go for it! There have never been as many tools and services available for writers as we have now. Professional editors, cover artists, formatters, and marketers are available to make sure the self-publishedContinue reading “For Aspiring Writers”