Basil of Caesarea ~ A Review by Mike Tiede

I’ve got to be honest with you … I don’t know much about early church history. Outside of the start of the church through the Apostles, I haven’t studied or read much about our founding church fathers and their influence on church history.  As...

The Third Day ~ New Graphic Novel Review by the Tiede Boys

Know anyone who is a graphic novel / comic book fan ?  We have a couple of them in my house.  My guys love to pick up a good graphic novel or comic book when they can.  They were delighted when we had the chance to review The Third Day, a new graphic novel style book...

Salvation by Crucifixion

Why is the crucifixion of Jesus the single most important event in history? In his new book, Salvation by Crucifixion, Dr. Philip Ryken answers this through seven relatively short but meaty chapters: 1. The Necessity of the Cross (Acts 2:23) 2. The Offense of the...

The Dancing Master ~ Julie Klassen

My friend, Julie Klassen, gives me the best Christmas present every year, and she doesn’t even know it. It all started in 2008 when her first novel, Lady of Milkweed Manor, released. The next year, The Apothecary’s Daughter … Each year, just before...

Eternity Changes Everything

Do you ever wish that “then” was right now? You know, that Jesus would come quickly and what we will experience then with Him would be what we are experiencing right now.  Oh, how I long for that day and the days that will follow for all eternity. If I...