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Shelter of the Most High by Connilyn Cossette

Shelter of the Most High is written by Connilyn Cossette. It is a Biblical fiction book and also has some history in the book. It is the second book in the series Cities of Refuge. The second book takes off where the first ended but adds some new characters Sofea and Prezi. Sofea and Prezi are on the sea on the Island of Sicily and their boat is taken over by marauders. Prezi is handicapped and the cousin of Sofea. They end up in a foreign land and lose everything. They meet Eithan who has been living with Moriyah his adoptive mother in the city of refuge. Eithan is attracted to Sofea. The city of refuge is supposed to protect people who have innocently hurt , killed someone from others who would hurt them. Eithan and Moriyah have been living in Kadesh, city of refuge for 11 years and have suffered post traumatic stress. Eithan has wanted to learn how to fight with Derek, his step father, but for y…

Light on a Hill by Connilyn Cossette

Light on a Hill  by  Connilyn  Cossette  is a  Biblical fiction book.    It is  the first book in the  City of Refuge   series.  Moriyah  was  taken  captive in  Jericho   7 years  ago and branded  with the Cannonite  gods. She has   been shamed  by the  people and  wears a veil. It is hard for her to  get a husband  due to   her  branding and  shaming  .  She  wears a veil to protect herself from the  horrible shaming.    For a  long  time  she   did  not  have  any  marriage prospects   .  Finally her  father  finds a marriage prospect  but  her life  changes  and she  has to   flee to a  Levitical   refuge  city for her safety.   She    faced lots of difficulties  and the  city of refuge was  supposed to protect her.   She   sets  up an inn to  offer  her  cooking  for   people who are visiting.  She looks to God to  protect her  from her  enemies and foreign  invaders.  Her  adopted  son  whose  parents have died also   came with her  to the city of refuge for safety.   What will …

The Forgiving Jar by Wanda Brunstetter.

he Forgiving Jar " by Wanda Brunstetter is an Amish fiction book. It is the second book in the Prayer Jars 'found out that her grandparents are Amish and live in PennsylvaniaAfter Sara Murray's Mother died she found out her grandparents are Amish and live in Pennsylvania. Her Mother left a note about her grandparents in her Bible. Sara went to visit her grandparents and realized how thankful she was to have their relationship. When she got to her grandparents place she found out Michelle Taylor was impersonating her for several months. Sara had trouble forgiving Michelle for impersonating her. Michelle also lives with her grandparents. Her grandparents have forgiven Michelle for impersonating their granddaughter. Michelle has a boyfriend Ezekiel who is from an Amish family. He asked her to decide if she wants to become Amish. She would have to take the church classes and agree to live an Am…

Well Done Billy Graham by Jerushah Armfield, Aram Tchividjian, Boz Tchividjian

Well Done Billy Graham" is written by Jerushah Armfield, Aram Tchividjian, Boz Tchividjian. Billy Graham's grandchildren are the authors of this amazing book. He was a really respected man . Many presidents and rulers would look to him for advice and prayer. These grandchildren had a website for people to record their experiences with Billy Graham. The people shared how Billy impacted their lives. The stories are very personal and moving. His crusades reached many people and many people came to a personal relationship with the Lord Jesus. It is wonderful that these grandchildren wrote this book so these memories will continue on and still influence our broken world. Thank you to the publisher and netgalley for making this book available for me to read and review. It is a wonderful book with many outstanding testimonies for all to read! I am happy to share my review with my blog, facebook, CBD, Good re…

The Shot Caller by Casey Diaz

"The Shot Caller  "  is     a nonfiction Christian book by  Casey Diaz.   This  book is a moving  and  shows  how  Jesus can  change   hardened   and toughen  people.    Casey is the son of   immigrants  from El  Salvador.  His  Dad was  very abusive to his Mother.  He   grew up  watching and  being toughened up  by  the abusive  behavior of his Dad.  At  the age of  11 years old Casey    became   a member of a gang called  Rockwood  Street Locos.  He    was   doing    these  crimes:  home invasions,   car jackings,   stabbings with rivals.   He  was  arrested  at   16  years old and charged with 13 years in prison  for   second degree murder and   52  counts of robbery.    He  was sentenced to   solitary  confinement     or  23 hours  per day.    There was  a  lady in the Folsom State prison who  would walk  by his room  and tell him  He will  make a difference to   people in his future and God will use him.    She   told him this every time  she  was  there and walked  out…

Brave Face by Barbara Marlow and Teeba Furat Marlowe

Brave Face " By Barbara Marlowe and Teeba Furat Marlowe is a nonfiction , inspirational story. When Teeba was 19 months old she was burned by a bombing in Iraq in the Diyala Provence. She had burn marks on her face , head, and hands. Barbara read a story about what happened to Teeba. She was asking for someone to help her with her burns in a letter. She wanted to have the burns removed. Barbara worked to help Teeba with one obstacle after another to help her come to America and then get the medical help she needed. It took a huge amount a perseverance for Barbara to make it all happen. Once Teeba came to American for her medical treatment she came with her grandmother. The story is so inspiring to see how Teeba overcomes many odds to go through so many surgeries. It took years for the surgeries to take place. There are also many cultural differences Barbara and Teeba had to work with and over…

Called to Protect by Lynette Eason and second in the Blue Justice series.

Here is the review of  Called to Protect: Called to Protect "  by  Lynette  Eason is a fast moving  suspense  Christian  book.    The   reader is drawn in fast to   this   interesting and intriguing  book.   You are  on the seat of your pants  wondering  what   is coming next.   This  book is the second in the Blue  Justice  series.   Chole  St. John  is  working  in the  K-9  unit  with  her  German  Shepherd  Hank.    She   decided to take a break  from  dating  after   she suffered a break up .   She  was given a  case to solve with human trafficking   which actually  involved  her lost  cousin.     She    spent lots of time trying to solve the problem  of  where   the group of girls  were   being held in this  human  trafficking  bust  and  mystery case.   She  wanted the girls to be safe and  wanted the criminals to be caught.   After  US Marshall Blake MacCallum's   daughter   was  found  to be  missing He   started working on the  case.  Blake's   is told  to  get …