Category: History

Book Review: Sarah Redeemed by Vikki Kestell

Sarah Redeemed by Vikki Kestell My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon I am REDEEMED Excellent story wonderful scriptures and counseling. I did also enjoy the appendices (funny that a burst appendix killed a girl). So I finally got the connection (Girls from the Mountain).… Continue Reading “Book Review: Sarah Redeemed by Vikki Kestell”

Book Review: His Amish Nanny by Samantha Price

His Amish Nanny by Samantha Price My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazonYA AMISH ROMANCE But a good read about the Amish traditions, families beliefs, and how the categorize ALL outsiders as English (meaning not like us and we don’t mix). Two stories about Amish… Continue Reading “Book Review: His Amish Nanny by Samantha Price”

Book Review: Wild Heart on the Prairie by Vikki Kestell

Add title Wild Heart on the Prairie by Vikki Kestell My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazonSo that’s where Jan comes in I just have a problem with a series that takes stories out of sequence. I understand from reading Girls from the mountain that… Continue Reading “Book Review: Wild Heart on the Prairie by Vikki Kestell”

Book Review: Tory by Vikki Kestell

Tory by Vikki Kestell My rating: 5 of 5 starsSMILE AMAZONBreak into song: I am redeemed Throughout these stories the redemption of Christ is evident in all the story lines. I appreciate when a “good person” realizes they need Christ. My wife is reading… Continue Reading “Book Review: Tory by Vikki Kestell”

Book Review: A Rose blooms twice by Vikki Kestell

Add title A Rose Blooms Twice by Vikki Kestell My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Got me hooked again Great story, great lessons, second chance at love, the works. The author’s knowledge of history and the evolution of faith were both in plenty. Thank… Continue Reading “Book Review: A Rose blooms twice by Vikki Kestell”

Book Review: Tabitha by VIkki Kestell

Tabitha by Vikki Kestell My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazonAnother fine Christian Historical Fiction Follow Tabitha’s testimony ( which will also help others) through years of degradation that shapes her outlook and requires lots of prayer. Her training as a nurse is not without… Continue Reading “Book Review: Tabitha by VIkki Kestell”

Book Review: The Homesteader’s sweetheart by Lacy Williams

The Christmas Prayer by Wanda E. Brunstetter My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazonI think I just found a new author to follow. I have read numerous historical Christian works surrounding the westward expansion. This was a relatively small book (probably novella class) but it… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Homesteader’s sweetheart by Lacy Williams”

What did you do for Veterans Day?

My friend from High school and a Facebook friend for life says a group of Roman Catholic youth from his High School put flags on Veteran’s Graves. I have posted several posts between here and Facebook on the subject. When my son suggested brunch… Continue Reading “What did you do for Veterans Day?”

Second Battle for #Guam

Guam was captured by the Japanese as part of the Pacific Dominance campaign, attacking the island on the same day as Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941. The United States took 3 years to battle back to liberate the only US possession ever captured in… Continue Reading “Second Battle for #Guam”

Salute US Marines

Okay depending on where you are, it’s Sunday November 10, 2019. Today is the U.S. Marine Corps Birthday. For some of us, today is 11 November 2019, Veterans Day in the United States. Here’s a poppy to remember our fall Veterans also. #Prayer Focus:… Continue Reading “Salute US Marines”