121 Miles From Yellowstone

121 Miles from Yellowstone

Sitting in a Love’s truck stop 121 miles from Yellowstone National Park, my mind was racing as I waited for a friend to come pick me up. This was not how it was supposed to go! The plan was to cycle from Boise, Idaho, to Yellowstone National Park and then return to Boise. The whole journey should have taken about a month, but now only seven days into the trip, I was quitting. I had failed.

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“Intertwined” Book Club Guide

“Intertwined” Book Club Guide

Please note: If you want a lighthearted discussion, choose the “Just For Fun” questions. If you want to dig deeper and discuss the spiritual issues and themes raised in the novel, choose the “Going Deeper” questions. Just For Fun: Which character do you like most in this novel and why? Which character do you like least and why? In what ways do you relate to Tammy? Did you learn anything new or surprising regarding organ…

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New Fiction Novel, Intertwined, Inspires Readers To Search Daily For God’s Purposes

New Fiction Novel, Intertwined, Inspires Readers to Search Daily for God’s Purposes

New Hope® Publishers announces the upcoming October 2015 release of Intertwined by author Jennifer Slattery. Intertwined, part of New Hope’s contemporary fiction line, is a great reminder of how God can turn our greatest tragedies and failures into beautiful acts of love and grace. Readers will fall in love with the realistic characters and enjoy the combination of depth, heart-felt emotion, and humor that make Slattery's novels so appealing. Readers will be inspired to find…

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Free Sample Chapters Of “Return To Christmas” By Kathi Macias

Free Sample Chapters of “Return to Christmas” by Kathi Macias

Return to Christmas beautifully blends the two struggling worlds of a former marine and a little boy with attachment disorder. Former Marine Chet is having a hard time adjusting to civilian life. He doesn't need help. He needs employment. He doesn't have issues. The little boy his friends adopted has issues. But there is something about that little boy that draws him. Will the events leading up to this Christmas be able to melt his soldier…

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What’s The “Good” In Romans 8:28

What’s the “Good” in Romans 8:28

Life is filled with disappointments, grief, difficulty, trials, and strife. These things have touched each of us. It is the human experience. But in the midst of suffering, we cling to a promise found in Paul’s letter to the believers in Rome

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Upside-Down Joy Inspires Readers To Invert Their Perception Of Joy

Upside-Down Joy Inspires Readers to Invert their Perception of Joy

New Hope® Publishers announces the upcoming September 2015 release of Upside-Down Joy, An Inverted Look at Sin, Sickness, Struggle, & Death by pastor and ministry leader Andrew Mann. Mann takes the reader along on his up-and-down journey through life experiences—cancer, sin, broken relationships, injustice, injury, and death. Written with authenticity and passion, readers will connect with Mann’s relevant message to rethink the idea of suffering and will feel compelled to live an upside-down life in…

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If Prayer Is Working, Why Am I Hurting?

If Prayer is Working, Why am I Hurting?

Many people feel that prayer had failed them when life brings disappointment and difficulty. I have had this question addressed to me time and time again, in one form or another: “If prayer really works, then why did this hard, disappointing experience happen to me?” Let me remind you of the purpose of prayer: Prayer is the conduit through which the power and provision of God flow into the circumstances of earth. Prayer is NOT…

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Andrew Mann

Andrew Mann had a small-town Missouri upbringing and then . . . God moved him. He now calls the Mott Haven neighborhood in the South Bronx home. His journey from farm to city introduced him to a greater spiritual journey—from 'religious life' to 'real life'. He recognizes how God used so many experiences and individuals to open his eyes to truths about himself as well as his Creator. Personal experiences with sin, cancer, relationships, and…

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