When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Run for Sanctuary!

Pastor Will finished a series this morning about learning to thrive not just survive, in a godless culture.  The series was based on the life of Daniel and his three friends from the early pages of the book of Daniel in the Old Testament. Today as I sat behind the …

Searching for a Hero! Who Will Stand?

History is full of them. As far back as tales could be told, mankind has always shared stories of valor, of great feats, of extraordinary accomplishments. Legends of heroes and heroines decorate mosaics, friezes, pottery, and tomb walls. Even our own Scriptures mention people who became known as “men of …

JUST RELEASED ON CD-ROM – “The Poor Man’s Budget (Or Anyone For That Matter): A Five Week Course – Learning to live within your means”

Get the entire course in PDF format in one handy CD-ROM that you can take with you wherever you go!  Print only the pages you need!  Instructors are granted permission to print as many worksheets as necessary to suit the needs of their classes. BONUS: Owners of this CD-ROM will …

Read an Ebook Week: Get three Songdove Books at 50% off or better!

March 5th to 11th is “Read an Ebook Week” on Smashwords this year! Every year this event gets bigger, and this year I am thoroughly pleased to be part of it! Three of my books are published over at Smashwords, and you might even get one of them for FREE!  …

The Polarization of Faith in Politics!

I generally stay silent on things related to politics.  I watch, I pray, I wait and see to observe how things go.  My watching and observing are not obsessive and could be considered by some to be almost negligent, but I do pay attention. What bothers me is when I …

Top 10 Posts and Pages From 2016

Top 10 pages for 2016 were “So you want to be an author!  22-Day E-Course Based on Practical Thoughts on Becoming an Author” “Become a Songdove Books Affiliate with PayHip!” “Home page / Archives” “Take the 5 Week Course: The Poor Man’s Budget in Person or Online” “Giveaways” “Become a …

Christmas Promo and Family Chat – Save over 30% if You ACT Before November 30th!

The last time anyone heard from me on this author blog, was in July!  That’s a long time to go without saying hi, hey?  Now here I am with the latest Songdove Books Christmas Promo!  Summer this year was crazy, as was the Fall.  Things are settling down now, which …

Your Focus Determines Your Security

Sometimes, I like listening to the radio to get a bead on what society is thinking, feeling, and longing for.  Occasionally, listening to Christian radio ends up affording the same opportunity for discovery.  This morning, I was listening to Praise106.5FM again, streaming it over my ‘net connection, when Dan Bremnes’ …

Moral Battle Lines in the Court of Public Opinion

I was listening to Praise106.5 the other day at work, when Newsboys “Guilty” came on.  Work was quite slow so I took time to really listen to the lyrics.  Let’s take a quick look at them: Guilty When did it become breaking a rule, To say Your name out loud …

Scary Report on Canada’s Cosmetic Industry Safety and Transparency

Earlier this year when I released my companion book to “Mom’s Little Black Book: Godly Advice for the High School Graduate” (available on Amazon), “Mom’s Little Black Book of Skincare & Make-up” had this to say on pg 29: “Researching cosmetic ingredients is occasionally an exercise in shock and awe. …