Free Books, Free Shipping: How to Sell Christian Books without Amazon

The Christian publishing industry is at a crossroads. As Tim Challies recently mentioned in  The Power Over Christian Publishing We’ve Given To Amazon, the validity of a book is measured by its presence on Amazon. This means that Amazon ultimately controls the promotion (or absence) of orthodox Christian doctrine. The problem is not Amazon, folks. […]

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Market, Money, Time and Faith Porn Fiction

I am in the process of writing a very fun sci-fi suspense trilogy. I call it Pogland. Fun and challenging and time-consuming (which is why I’ve been off of social media).  If you know me, you know I have some strong views on the role theology needs to play in fiction. I came across a […]

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Bible Quotes for Writers

Purpose for Writing: The Glory of God The heavens are telling of the glory of God;And their expanse is declaring the work of His hands.Day to day pours forth speech,And night to night reveals knowledge.There is no speech, nor are there words;Their voice is not heard.Their line has gone out through all the earth,And their […]

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Hoping for Better Things

Book Review: We Hope for Better Things by Erin Bartels There are two things I look for in Christian fiction. One is creativity, the second is meaning. We Hope for Better Things debut novel by Erin Bartels gives you both. Erin Bartels is wife of Zachary Bartels, author of Playing Saint and All Souls Day. […]

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Heartache, Broken People

Mental problems are probably the most feared type of issue Christians face. Yes, we’re afraid of hunger and pain. But God will provide and God will comfort, and eventually these kinds of sufferings will be solved. But problems like we see in Broken Pieces are the ones nobody would choose. It doesn’t easily fit into […]

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6 Best Methods for Multimedia Instruction

I’ve been studying how to best use multimedia for instruction, in preparation for some videos I am making on the Principles of the Prophets. As I’ve researched this, I came across some very good resources and wanted to share them with people who likewise want to use multimedia EFFECTIVELY in the context of teaching, in […]

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Worldling

  “It is the folly of most men, to mind and pursue that which is for the body and for time only, more than that for the soul and eternity.” Matthew Henry Luke 12:13-21 Someone in the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” But he said to him, “Man, who […]

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You Are What You Do

SEPARATING SHEEP FROM GOATS Separation filters are things in this life that prove what you are. They are tests, opportunities, situations, scenarios that require you to take a step one way or another. The step you take shows what you are. In Biblical Hebrew there is no distinction between the being and the doing. How […]

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Reformation 501: Breaking News

Reformation Day Fun >> Both with White Horse Inn Easter Eggs << Reformation News…Breaking Some monk has been seen nailing a paper to a church door. Get the 411 LIve on Channel 7 News. 2. Luther, the Blue Portal, & the Pea-Green Coat Guy by S. Nicole Bocek Join the time travel adventure, in this serial […]

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