For generations, Ellie Hostetler’s family has tended their Lancaster County orchard, a tradition her twin brother, Evan, will someday continue. Yet when Evan’s draft number is called up in the lottery for the Vietnam War, the family is shocked to learn he has not sought conscientious objector status, despite their Old Order Amish belief in nonresistance. The faraway war that has caused so much turmoil and grief among their Englisher neighbors threatens to touch much too close to home.
As Evan departs for boot camp, Ellie finds herself confiding her disappointment in Sol Bontrager, the brother of her best friend and cousin to her new beau, Menno. In contrast to Evan, Sol is a conscientious objector, and despite Ellie’s attraction to Menno, she finds herself drawn to Sol’s steady presence as they work together in the orchard. Suddenly, it feels as if everything in Ellie’s world is shifting, and the plans she has held so dear seem increasingly uncertain. Can she and her family find the courage to face a future unlike any they could have imagined?
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SKU (ISBN): 9780764237539
Binding: Trade Paper
Published: September 2022
Publisher: Bethany House Publishers
Experiencing God Together$15.99Add to cart
Learn to Love Well When You Give Love Away
Jesus has empowered you to be His hands and feet to others. And you don’t have to go far to be Jesus to others. You can share His life and love with the people you meet every day.
In Experiencing God Together, Dr. Tony Evans demonstrates how you can be a channel of God’s blessings to others. Whether you are learning to love those around you, providing hospitality for strangers, or offering forgiveness to those who harm you, Scripture offers instruction for how you can show God’s love for others as you live in community.
When you give God’s love away to others through tangible acts, you will experience His presence in new and meaningful ways.
Praying Through The Names Of Jesus$14.99Add to cart
Are You Making the Most of Praying Jesus’ Names?
In the Bible, names are significant–an important window into who someone is. The names of Jesus give us rich insight and deeper understanding of His power, His sacrifice, and His love for us.
In Praying Through the Names of Jesus, Dr. Tony Evans serves as your guide as you learn what it means to call on all of Jesus’ names. As you get to know the significance and power of His many names in Scripture and what they reveal about His character, you will experience an even closer relationship with the Savior.
Through devotions and prayers, you will meet Jesus as Immanuel, Prince of Peace, Lamb of God, Great High Priest, and Son of God. Draw nearer to Jesus and transform your prayer life as you petition His names every day!
Power Of Gods Names$16.99Add to cart
In his exciting new book, bestselling author Dr. Tony Evans shows that it’s through the names of God that the nature of God is revealed to us. Who is God in His fullness? How has He expressed His riches and righteousness? How can you trust His goodness?
As you get to know the names of God and understand their meaning, God’s character will become real to you in life-changing ways.
You will explore the depths of God as
Elohim: The All-Powerful Creator
Jehovah: The Self-Revealing One
Adonai: The Owner of All
Jehovah-Jireh: The Lord Who Provides
El Shaddai: The Almighty Sufficient One
El Elion: The Most High Ruler
Jehovah Nissi: The Lord’s Banner of Victory
Jehovah Shalom: The Lord Our Peace
Jehovah Mekadesh: The Lord Who Sanctifies
Jehovah Rophe: The Lord Who Heals
Jehovah Tsikenu: The Lord My Righteousness
Jehovah Robi: The Lord My Shepherd
Immanuel: God With Us
By studying and understanding the characteristics of God as revealed through His names, you will be better equipped to face hardship and victory, loss and provision, and all of the challenges life throws at you.
Made By God$16.99Add to cart
This timely picture book from Dr. Tony Evans teaches children the values of equality, diversity, and unity from a biblical perspective and provides parents with a starting point for meaningful family discussions about important cultural issues.
Dr. Evans explains in simple terms that we all are created in the image of God. We may look different, come from different places, and have a little or a lot, but God loves and values us equally. Therefore, we should love and value others as He does.
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This helpful resource gives parents a tool they can use to engage children in important conversations on a variety of topics, including race, inequality, reconciliation, and God’s plan for humanity.