What does God think about me killing all these people?
This one question haunted SSG Stephen Conway, from hell-on-earth in Ramadi, Iraq to his home that became a battlefield.
Brave Rifles takes you there, puts the gun in your hand, your finger on the trigger, the enemy before you, then walks you through the Sacred Scriptures to apply the healing salve of God’s word to those stricken by the horrors of war.
What does God think about war?
Should a Christian fight?
What about Jesus? The Ten Commandments?
What about atrocity?
Miss Laurel was dying. It was inevitable. Her 30 years of daily chemical abuse had brought her to the brink of destruction. She lost her husband and now her son. She wanted to die. Yet, God had another plan as she came to understand that no human power can save me.
Scourge gives an unprecedented, first-hand look into the harsh and gritty reality of addiction, a reality that is becoming increasingly common.
Bradford Smith takes you there. He puts the needle in your hand, your finger on the trigger. Scourge is as informative as it is shocking. The heart-wrenching spiritual aspect of the struggle confronts the reader with a surprising choice. The stakes have never been higher.
Where is your heart?
Nationwide, tens of thousands of children languish in the foster system, orphans with no hope, no family. Each year, thousands of orphans graduate the system into a life of struggle - poverty, addiction, incarceration…as the Church stands idly by. God's word speaks clearly and decisively on the matter leading to one exacting question - where exactly is your heart?
From the pages of Scripture, Bradford Smith issues a surprising call, challenging God's people to take action, to open their eyes to the affliction, to hear the cry of the orphan and to respond.
No Higher Call will absolutely destroy any preconceived notions you may have. Shocking, in your face, gut-wrenching - this book will pierce your heart. Absolutely DO NOT read it unless you are prepared for the bitterest of truths, the sweetest of graces, and the reminder that…there is No Higher Call.