From the moment Gideon sets foot on the clifftop he has readers holding their breath. From the step he takes next to the leap off the cliff and to the plunge into the water below Gideon captivates hearts with his passion. Following the story of Gideon's life as a teen all the way to his success as an adult Free Diving embodies the heart and soul of a passionate life.
A poetic presence built upon the past, the author's vivid prose and photography unlocks the doors to ancient houses of worship, probes the eerie shadows of cemeteries and delves deep inside the bayou’s haunted legends. Follow a trail of history and mystery across New Orleans and south along the coastal towns of Louisiana. Experience it for yourself with travel links at the end of each chapter.
Steve Skipper is one of the first successful African-American artists. His Christian and sports works hang in venues worldwide. But he was once a vicious gang member until a church service-attended on a dare-set him on a new path. This book tells an amazing true story of determination, salvation, strength through Christ, and deliverance from the demons that held him back, just as they do so many.
In what ways can we honor a perfect God? How do we honor a Savior who miraculously wiped all the guilt and death of Sin from the face of the Earth for all time? At times, I struggle to see how we as individuals can matter in any way to our Heavenly Father. How insignificant and ignorant we are!
In his book, Jedediah Ostoich attempts to navigate the treacherous ground of adapting biblical narrative into the mediums of the novel, cinema, and stage. By establishing some basic guiding principles for interpreting—and then adapting—a text, Ostoich offers a new route from Bible to big screen.
This book is based upon the mandate "Neglect not the gift" and the responsibilities that are implicit. It brings together a collection of stories that speak to the process of becoming artisticly whole. My experiences as an artist and director of an arts ministry provides credibility in the recognition of the arts renaissance that is currently underway internationally; and finding our place in it.