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Daddy's Delight: Embracing Your Divine Design

Welcome to the blog tour for Daddy's Delight by Dr. Karia Bunting.
About the Author:Meet the author of Daddy’s Delight, Karia Bunting.

Karia Bunting (Dallas Theological Seminary; Louisiana Baptist Theological Seminary; University of Texas) is an expository Bible teacher and the founder of Focused Forward Ministries. She currently serves as an adjunct professor at Dallas Baptist University and teaches a weekly Bible study at her church, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship. Karia and her husband, George, live in Dallas and have three children

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About the Book:In Daddy's Delight, Karia Bunting reminds women that they are God's workmanship, His masterpiece, His "poema". That God has intricately woven together every fiber of their being and created each one special and unique. That God, having completed His work of art, gave her to mankind as a gift.

Evident in this great care God took in fashioning woman is the impo…

Fall Into Reading 2010

Learn more about the challenge here.This is my fourth Fall into Reading reading challenge here at Fresh-Brewed Writer. Wow!Here are the books I will be reading:Within My Heart by Tamera Alexander (for CFBA)While We're Far Apart by Lynn Austin (for CFBA)Do You Know Who I Am? by Angela Thomas (for review)I Will Carry You by Angie Smith **oh my goodness, this is so sad and heartwrenching. I'm not sure I can finish it.** Update: I can't finish this one. I'm giving it away.Daddy's Delight by Dr. Karia Bunting (for Blog Tour Spot)Time Management from the Inside Out by Julie Morgenstern (finish)The Preacher's Bride by Jody Hedlund (for CFBA)Havah by Tosca Lee (e-book)The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee BenderFly Away Home by Jennifer WeinerCertain Girls by Jennifer Weiner **started it, not loving it**Esther: It's Tough Being a Woman by Beth MooreEsther by Chuck Swindoll

Devotionals for Wives of Faith

If you're interested in writing devotionals
for Wives of Faith's new blog feature:
We are looking for a 200-400-word devotional thought: a main Scripture verse, a paragraph or two, and a 2-3 line prayer. While the sample below is a generic one, we'd love for your devotional to be relevant in some way to the military wife life: something that God has shown you in your Bible reading, or a lesson you have learned that you'd love to share.Email completed devotions to and we’ll give you a byline. We ask that you follow our writing guidelines (except of course for the word length) as outlined on our site ( Devotionals will be featured on the “In Focus” window on the front page of www.wivesoffaith.orgThanks for your writing and your willingness to serve!
Generic Sample, 165 words; written by my husband and published in Open Windows:Listen . . . and Build Trust Bow down thi…

CFBA presents Immanuel's Veins by Ted Dekker

There is a fountain, filled with blood
Drawn from Immanuel's veins...My review is at the end. Enjoy! This week, the

Christian Fiction Blog Alliance

is introducing

Immanuel's VeinsThomas Nelson (September 7, 2010)

byTed Dekker


Ted Dekker is a New York Times best-selling author of more than twenty novels. He is best known for stories which could be broadly described as suspense thrillers with major twists and unforgettable characters, though he has also made a name for himself among fantasy fans.

Early in his career he wrote a number of spiritual thrillers and his novels were lumped in with ‘Christian Fiction’ a surprisingly large category. His later novels are a mix of mainstream novels such as Adam, Thr3e, Skin, Obsessed and BoneMan’s Daughters, and fantasy thrillers that metaphorically explore faith. Best known among these is his Circle Series: Green, Black, Red, White and The Paradise Books: Showdown, Saint, and Sinner.

Dekker was born to missionaries who lived among…

For Time and Eternity

Welcome to the blog tour of Allison Pittman's latest novel For Time and Eternity.
I was recently given the opportunity to review Allison Pittman's latest novel and I'm so glad! It is excellent.
From the press release:

You've probably heard or been told - Mormons are just like Christians. You may even have formed an opinion on the topic or listened to a debate. But there's nothing like the power of a story to show Truth.

Allison Pittman is very familiar with the world of Mormonism. Her husband left it to become a Christian in high school and she grew up in Utah, the center of Mormonism in America. She now lives in San Antonio, the site of a new Mormon temple.

So when Allison writes an emotional story of a woman married to a member of the Mormon church--when she pens a story so gripping you don't even realize you're being shown the stark differences between Mormonism and Christianity, so deep are you within this woman's heart and mind--readers are about to los…

Fall into Reading

Learn more here.I believe this is my fourth Fall into Reading reading challenge, at least here at Fresh-Brewed Writer.I'll be formulating my list and beginning on September 22!