Christian youth, I’m talking to you today. You’ve made a commitment to Jesus, no matter what the cost. You’ve tried doing things your own way and discovered His way is far better. Or you’ve been raised in a Christian home and have decided, for yourself, that you want to commit the rest of your life … Continue reading A message for young Christians
A Spark Of Faith Available Spring 2020! A Spark Of Faith, the second in the Forged in Flames series, will be released by Word Alive Press in Spring of 2020! Stay tuned for more info coming soon!
Book Signing Today! Coles is hosting a book signing for Embers at the Timmins Square starting at 1 p.m. come pick up your copy of this novel and get it signed by the author. Thanks for your support!
Released by Word Alive Press on Jan. 15th, the first in the Forged in Flames trilogy. Official launch on Wed. Jan. 29, 2020 at the Timmins Public Library from 1- 8 pm. Hope to see you there!
My husband and I had the opportunity to present Embers to a gathering of young people from our area of Northern Ontario last night at Northern College in Porcupine. With approximately 80 youth from five groups, we had the chance to tell them about this story that God had placed on my heart for them. … Continue reading A chance to share
Embers, my debut y/a contemporary novel, is now available for purchase wherever books are sold! It is also available in paperback and e-book formats through Amazon and Chapters/Indigo. Alternatively, readers can purchase it through my publisher’s online store at Word Alive Press. Pick up your copy and be sure to let me know how you … Continue reading Embers is available
If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world. C.s.lewis C. S. Lewis is one of my favourite authors. It is through reading his stories, as well as those of other great authors, that I have come to … Continue reading My own little corner
A Spark of Faith releases today! Alex Smiley is 17, in Grade 12, and dreaming of dating, driving and finding his life’s purpose. Join Alex as he faces those challenges while living with Down syndrome. Get your copy at Amazon, Indigo and wherever books are sold!
The Bible tells us not to worry. Not about clothes or food or finances or your life or your body. Do not worry about anything. This week marked eight years since I finished treatment for breast cancer. In the immediate days following, I saw my surgeon for intense back pain. He nodded his head sadly … Continue reading Do Not Worry
And yet, to be near water, for many, is to experience peace, something our world desperately needs more of.
Lord, Why Are My Thighs Not Like Hers?? by Wendy Payne takes readers on a 30 day journey to freedom from insecurities.
This time of year has always held a different kind of feel for me. On one hand, I enjoy celebrating my precious Momma – she is truly one of a kind. She is fierce and strong, yet tender and humble. She is a warrior princess who battles the enemy many many times as she journeys this life as the King’s beloved daughter. Of course, I take delight in praising Him for choosing such a beautiful soul to be my mother.
Mother’s are this wonderful gift of grace, and I feel this grace wash over me every time I talk with mine.
Yet, this time of year has the power to make me keenly aware of what I (seemingly) missed out on because of my barrenness. I understand what it is like longing to hold a child in your arms and know they are yours only – the desire to have…
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https://word-alive-press-bookstore.myshopify.com/products/spark-of-faith A Spark of Faith, the second in the Forged in Flames series, is now available from Word Alive Press. Alex Smiley is in Grade 12. Like his friends, he’s interested in dating, getting his license and figuring out what to do with his life. He also has Down syndrome. As he struggles for independence, … Continue reading A Spark of Faith is now available for pre-order from Word Alive Press
"They were in fifth gear, flying down the hill now. Peter felt the back end of the Bug start to fishtail, and suddenly the car was sliding sideways at full speed towards the ditch..."Embers, pg. 78