By the Waters of Kadesh ~ Carole Towriss

A most anticipated sequel! I was so excited when my on-line friend Carole Towriss sent me her newest book in her Journey to Canaan series. If you have followed my reviews, you know that I loved her first book, In the Shadow of Sinai, which follows a Hebrew slave,...

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...