Seeing in the Dark by Nancy Ortberg

New release from popular Christian writer If I asked each of you if there has been a time in your life when you wondered, "Where are you in this, Lord?" I'd get a sigh and a gentle nod of the head.  And just watching the news on any given day will cause us to ask that question in our minds.  The world is a dark place and in desperate need of Jesus. Nancy Ortberg, author of several books include Looking for God, has just released Seeing in the Dark.  If you're needing a push of … [Read more...]

New Christian Fiction

New novels to try out Happy Friday to you! If you're looking for a new novel to read this weekend, let me tell you about two new ones that are now available at LifeWay Christian Stores. Irish Meadows by Susan Mason Brianna and Colleen O'Leary know their Irish immigrant father expects them to marry well. Recently he's put even more pressure on them, insinuating that the very future of their Long Island horse farm, Irish Meadows, rests in their ability to land prosperous husbands. Both … [Read more...]

Giveaway Winners

Announcing our winners Thanks to all of you who joined in our giveaway for I Will, the newest book from Dr. Thom S. Rainer (available now at LifeWay!).  We have randomly selected our 10 winners who will each receive a copy of the book. Congrats to: Joe Gunter Ashley Brown Todd Gragg Randy Jackson Rhonda Davis Griselda Martinez Angie Combs Matt Clark Kristi Hughes Tiffany Taylor I'll be contacting you soon to get your information! We'll be having another great giveaway next … [Read more...]

I Will by Thom Rainer Giveaway

Your chance to win! Last week we marked the release of I Will: Nine Traits of the Outwardly Focused Christian by Thom S. Rainer.  We are already seeing strong sales on it at LifeWay so it's on track to be one of our top books for the summer! Thanks to our friends at B&H Publishing Group, we have 10 copies of I Will to share with some lucky winners! Could you be the answer to the problems you see? Every day we are faced with the needs of those around us.  Emotional.  Physical.  … [Read more...]

It’s Good to Be Queen by Liz Curtis Higgs

New release from favorite author Yay!  July 21 is finally here!  That means Liz Curtis Higgs' latest book is now available at LifeWay Christian Stores!  It's always a fun day when we have a new release to celebrate from Liz.  It's Good to Be Queen promises to become an instant "Liz Classic" with her legions of fans.  Let me give you a quick look at the book: Sheba Journeyed Across the Desert with a Caravan of Riches, Only to Find the Greatest Treasure of Them All.  So Can You. When it … [Read more...]

Called for Life by Kent and Amber Brantley

Important new book from an inspiring couple I hope you all had a great weekend! Several months ago when Waterbrook Press presented Called for Life: How Loving Our Neighbor Led Us Into the Heart of the Ebola Epidemic by Kent and Amber Brantly to me, I knew right away that this would be one I'd want to read myself.  If you recall, Dr. Kent Brantly serves with Samaritan's Purse and was the first American to contract and survive ebola last year.  His journey with the disease and his complete … [Read more...]

What I’ve Been Reading

Catching up on my favorites Happy Friday! I've been plowing through my "to be read" stack the last couple of weeks.  I've been in a fiction only mode and have been enjoying the new novels by some of my favorite novelists.  I thought I'd share with you a bit about two of them. Until the Harvest by Sarah Loudin Thomas When family tragedy derails Henry Phillips's college studies, he's left unmoored and feeling abandoned. The only things that can tamp down his grief are the family farm, his … [Read more...]

I Will by Thom Rainer

New release from leading voice in the church It's a big day around LifeWay!  We're celebrating the release of I Will: Nine Traits of the Outwardly Focused Christian by our President and CEO Dr. Thom Rainer.  Even if he wasn't our president, we'd still be excited about this book because of the strong content. Could you be the answer to the problems you see? Every day we are faced with the needs of those around us.  Emotional.  Physical.  Spiritual.  What are we to do about it?  Are these … [Read more...]

Lady Maybe by Julie Klassen

New release from best selling novelist For those of us who are Julie Klassen fans, we're loving 2015!  Why?  Because we get TWO new books from Julie this year!  It makes me oh so giddy. Lady Maybe has just released and it's currently available at LifeWay for a $12.00 sale price.  This is her first book with a different publisher so it will be interesting to see if we notice any subtle differences.  Lady Maybe is the next book I'll be picking up soon.  Here's a look at the story: In the … [Read more...]