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"Land of Silence" is a story about healing and forgiveness. (Photograph by Elizabeth Hartmann)

Searching for healing and forgiveness in the “Land of Silence”

After a life of pain, will she dare to reach out for healing?By Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Tessa Afshar’s novel “Land of Silence” brings to life the story about the bleeding woman who dared to touch Jesus’ garment. Ever since her brother died because of her thoughtlessness, Elianna, the daughter of […]

by · February 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Packing Light by Allison Vesterfelt – Book Review

Thoughts on living life with less baggageBy Megan Alms | Contributor When asked what she would do with her life if she didn’t have to worry about money, Allison Vesterfelt responds, “I would drive across the country and write a book about it.” But you can’t just leave everything to […]

by · September 14, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Heather Davis Nelson helps readers remove the mask of shame to reveal who they are in Christ: redeemed and loved. (Graphic by Becca Eis)


Student reviews “Unashamed: Healing our Brokenness and Finding Freedom from Shame”By Megan Burkhart | Contributor Unashamed: Healing Our Brokenness and Finding Freedom from Shame by Heather Davis Nelson  Crossway Publishers, Paperback, 192 pages Shame. We can’t vacuum it up. We can’t diet it away. We can’t even hide it behind our […]

by · March 31, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
(Photograph by Hannah Bolds) “A Theology of Race and Place” was released in late August 2016.

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Student reviews professor’s theology book packed with theories on racial reconciliationBy Rebecca A. Schriner | Echo Who has more to say about racial reconciliation than a pastor serving in an urban community? Visiting Assistant Professor of Theology Andrew Draper published his book on the subject of race in late August 2016. […]

by · October 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Finding balance in chaos

Finding balance in chaos

You’ve heard of “Eat, Pray, Love.” But what about “Work, Play, Love”? A new book by Christian author Mark Shaw examines this looking to see how human beings can balance these three aspects and foster a healthier relationship with God.

by · October 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment