Maggie arrives at her new teaching job planning to board with a family she's prepared to like. What she isn't ready for is her landlady's brother, Marshall, who seems to hate her on sight. She is captivated by Ellen's six-year-old daughter, Emma, who is having identity problems facing the arrival of a new baby in the family. When Ellen goes into labor in the middle of a storm, Maggie must face her fears for Ellen's sake. Along the way she helps a family grow closer, but what about her hopes for the future?
Through the scripture and the story of the woman with an issue of blood, Linda Hillman moves past the obvious, more common meaning of the text to a revelatory truth: God would not have us live unbalanced and incomplete lives. In her book Will You Be Made Whole, Linda reveals just how crucial balance is in every area of your life. Through scripture, practical principles, and faith, Linda shows the reader how to get back on track when life derails.
Introducing the final chapter of a three-book series. Glitter Girl and Water Girl had just become mission leaders. On a nice, beautiful day in Hero World, both the girls were just strolling down the street when all of a sudden they were thrown onto a secret island. While on the island, they discovered that their mission was to uncover the island's secrets.
When Dale returns to Bandera, Texas for Christmas, all he expects is to spend time with his beloved dog Buck. However, running into Shanna, his high school sweetheart, reminds him of the time he has wasted and all he lost by running away on Christmas Eve nine years earlier. When he discovers that something awful happened to Shanna on the night that he left, Dale is determined to make it up to her, but first he must be able to forgive the way that God has forgiven him.