by Josh Mosey
Barbour Books, 9781683229995, 192pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2019
List Price: 4.99
Young boys, ages 8 to 12, are encouraged to take a few moments of their day to pause, reflect, and renew their spirits with these 3-minute prayers.
Each day’s reading includes. . .
Minute 1: meditate on a brief scripture selection
Minute 2: pray, using the provided prayer to jump-start a conversation with God
Minute 3: reflect on a question for further thought
Each of these 180 prayers address important issues of life common to all boys—such as knowing God, having friends, making choices, and loving others. Just 3 short minutes, and boys will be on their way to thoughtful one-on-one time with their heavenly Father!
By A. L. Rogers (Editor)
Caffeinated Press, Inc., 9781943548248, 154pp.
Publication Date: September 15, 2017
List Price: 14.95
You. Are. A. Writer.
Writing isn’t easy. Becoming established as a writer is even harder.
This collection of 19 short essays explores the writing life. Each offers tips intended to help new authors find time to write, to hone their craft and to prepare for their first publication.
There’s no magical shortcut to publication. New writers must pay their dues. These essays share practical, encouraging advice to help the next generation of wordsmiths more easily find their literary voice.
Most of the contributors–published authors, themselves–have spoken at the Jot Writers’ Conference, a free annual event in western Michigan emphasizing both the craft and the community of writing.