Jon Peasey

Biography

I am a retired male nurse, married with three grown up sons, who have all left home to pursue their own interests in life. My wife and I moved from Toowoomba in south east Queensland in October 2015 to Brookfield a suburb in Brisbane Queensland (QLD). We made the move to be closer to family. Brisbane is the capital city of Queensland. Queensland is famous for the Gold Coast and the Great Barrier Reef. Brisbane is situated on the Brisbane River and is known as the 'River City'. It is a vibrant, cosmopolitan city.
I am a Christian and I fellowship with like minded Christians. I enjoy writing, reading my Bible and Christian books. I tend to read non-fiction books in my spare time. My interests are my family, writing, bible study, beach walking, car touring, gospel preaching and bible teaching.

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Books

North Then South
Series: Travel Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 14,540. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
How does a camping road trip to Tropical North Queensland sound to you? For my wife and me it would be a good opportunity to try out our new OZTENT instant tent. The alluring North Queensland warm, tropical climate is hard to resist when the weather down south is cold. We wanted to revisit familiar places and to enjoy the warmth of the tropics in Australia's winter season.
Words of Life Blogposts Volume 2
Series: Words of Life. Price: Free! Words: 27,550. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
'Words of Life Blog Posts Volume 2' is a further compilation of 30 blog posts on various subjects to encourage Christians in these troubled times. Those of us who live in countries at peace should be especially thankful to our God for His care and protection over us. Many of the blog posts cover this aspect of our God's care and protection towards us.
Behold the Man!
Series: Christian Encouragement. Price: Free! Words: 34,780. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Adult
We live in days where the world is becoming more globalised. This Man has had a global impact upon millions and millions of people. Let's investigate His words, deeds and actions; for in them we will get an understanding of God's purposes for mankind. In them we will see that God has given each of us a choice in life. In them we will see God's answer to our sin and misery.
A Britz Blue Skies And The Open Road
Series: Travel Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
A Britz campervan for two weeks, blue skies above, plus the freedom of the open road! Mix in road trips in one of our favourite destinations, South Australia and we have the ingredients for an interesting campervan holiday. Add in the flexibility of destinations and venue choices and we were on a sure fire winner.
On The Road Again
Series: Travel Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The travel bug was biting again. It was time to be on the road again! Now was a good time to plan another long caravan holiday to Australia's southern States. New travel destinations as well as old travel destinations would be on our itinerary. Destinations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria awaited us. We were eager to go!
The Spirit of God The Person and Work of the Holy Spirit
Series: Christian Encouragement. Price: Free! Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
Are you interested in learning more about the Holy Spirit of God? Join me as we take a journey through the New Testament Scriptures and make notes on the person and work of the Holy Spirit. There is a rich and rewarding variety of material for our spiritual appreciation.
The 1960's - Changing Times
Series: Memoirs, Memoirs - Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Set against the global back drop of the 'Cold War' and mankind's race to put men on the Moon, Australia's 'Baby Boomer' generation during the 1960's decade enjoyed a more carefree, idyllic lifestyle than their parents' generation. American culture began to pervade Australian society bringing many changes with it. This was the decade I made my journey through adolescence into manhood.
Biblical Perspectives Issues of Life Volume 2
Series: Biblical Perspectives - Issues of Life, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Issues of life affect us, each of us. Continuing on from Volume 1; Volume 2 looks at issues such as a hard life, redemption, resurrection, the 5 R's checklist, set up for life and the ultimate mercy. Thirty different blog posts on a variety of subject matters are included to stimulate your thinking. These issues are approached from a Biblical perspective; using examples from the Holy Bible.
In Christ
Series: Christian Encouragement. Price: Free! Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
What do the words "in Christ" signify to you? The Apostle Paul in his epistles in the New Testament often uses these words. What significance do these words have for you and me? Come along and join me as we consider these matters. There are plenty of good things to enjoy.
So Simple Yet So Profound
Series: Christian Encouragement. Price: Free! Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The Lord's Supper is celebrated by many who hold the Christian faith. Partaking of the bread and wine is a simple act to perform; but how many of us really think about the significance of what we are doing? There are many deep Scriptural truths connected with this simple act of remembrance. Come along and explore some of them with me. There is a feast of good things to enjoy.
Words of Life Blog Posts Volume 1
Series: Words of Life. Price: Free! Words: 14,070. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
Words of Life; is a compilation of 30 blog posts on a variety of subjects to encourage Christians with short devotions and thoughts gleaned from the Scriptures. We touch on subjects such as the fivefold name of Immanuel; short studies in the Book of Ruth; and lessons from Hannah, Samuel the prophet and Eli the high priest. Also subjects such as sorrow, silence, and peace are touched on.
Biblical Perspectives - Issues of Life Volume 1
Series: Biblical Perspectives - Issues of Life, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,900. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
Issues of life affect every individual on Earth. Issues such as marriage, divorce, salvation, heaven, the origin of languages and sin and hell are all treated from a Biblical perspective. Other subjects such as Noah's ark, Armageddon, the Great Tribulation and the Rapture are included. Thirty different blog posts on a variety of matters will stimulate your thinking.
Closed On Tuesdays
Series: Travel Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Living the dream! For many Australians that dream is travelling around this great land of ours. How much better if we can take the comforts of home with us? That's just what my wife and I did. We bought a caravan to take with us on our journeys. Some people thought we were mad; others would have loved to be bold enough to do the same thing. Come along, strap yourself in and join us.
The 1950's - A Time To Grow
Series: Memoirs, Memoirs - Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The 1950's ushered in a tremendous time of change for Australia. As the decade rolled on, outer western Sydney gradually changed from its rural setting and steadily became urbanised. Some very early recollections of my childhood and then a description of my home town Smithfield set the mood for the rich variety of events that unfold.
Iron In His Soul
Price: Free! Words: 57,580. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Old Testament story of Joseph, in The Bible, has fascinated people for centuries. Here is a man who held a unique place in history. His is a true ‘rags to riches’ story, told out against the backdrop of the ancient Egyptian Empire. It is a story of hatred, of treachery, of slavery, prison and ultimate triumph.
Port Robe
Price: Free! Words: 33,230. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In January 1857 the arrival of a sailing ship at Port Robe, in the Province of South Australia, stirs the small township of Robe Town into frantic action. The tall ship is flying a British flag. It moves into deep water off the end of the jetties and lets down its anchors. The decks are crowded with passengers!

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