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Learn about the AFRICA STUDY BIBLE Kickstarter Program!

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Major Christian Organizations Partner to Launch Africa Study Bible Kickstarter Campaign Planned to Help Raise 1 Million for 100,000 Study Bibles Books hold the power to change lives.  Agree? Books contain a compilation of words that carry emotions, share thoughts, give instruction, satisfy curiosity, and prick hearts. The Bible, above all books, stirs hearts, instructs minds, and fuels the human spirit. And Study Bibles, in particular, help us understand and apply the text to our lives. But what if you don't understand the words or the context in which they are presented? Scripture needs to be understood to transform lives. The Africa Study Bible (ASB)  is the first study Bible developed by Africans for Africans. It captures the values of the African culture, without compromising Christian principles. This Bible combines the clear, accurate text of modern translations—beginning in English with the New Living Translation—with study tools tha

Spy of Richmond

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Spy of Richmond , by Jocelyn Green, is book 4 of the Heroines Behind the Lines series. Though I’ve read many war-inspired historical fiction stories, I haven’t read many that take place during the Civil War. What an interesting, and devastating time. I was lured into the story and time from the first page. Blending history and fiction, Ms. Green created an intriguing story of the hardships of war, and the sacrifices of fighting for what you believe in. I love that Sophie Kent, the heroine, is strong and daring. Many times, in wartime stories, female characters are depicted as helpers, supporters, or victims. I love that Sophie illustrates a determined and resilient woman. With demoralizing situations and difficult decisions to make, the reader is pulled through a wide range of emotions, and the test of faith delivers a profound message. This is a solid story, steeped in history and emotion, and shares a Christian message of faith, sacri