Today's Amazing Spring Read - "Pearl In The Sand"
Author: Jeuel Pavitt Date Posted:6 September 2021
Once again, acclaimed, award winning & best selling author Tessa Afshar has produced another masterpiece of writing, with this great novel “Pearl In The Sand”.
In this book you will be taken back in time to the days of Israel marching around and taking the city of Jericho. Follow the journey of the Canaanite harlot Rahab as she goes from being a lowly outcast to being a redeemed child of God and the wife of one of Israel’s leaders.
If you like classic historical fiction stories that leave you encouraged & uplifted, then you need to get a copy of this book.
Description: Can a Canaanite harlot who made her living enticing men be a fitting wife for a leader of Israel? Shockingly, the Bible's answer is yes.
This 10th anniversary edition of Pearl in the Sand includes new features that will invite you into the untold story of Rahab's journey from lowly outcast to redeemed child of God. Rahab's home is built into a wall, a wall that fortifies and protects the City of Jericho. However, other walls surround her too, walls of fear, rejection, and unworthiness... Years of pain and betrayal have wounded Rahab's heart—she doubts whether her dreams of experiencing true love will ever come true...
A woman with a wrecked past—a man of success, of faith... of pride. A marriage only God would conceive! Through the heartaches of a stormy relationship, Rahab and Salmone learn the true source of one another's worth and find healing in God.
About The Author: TESSA AFSHAR is the award-winning author of many biblical and inspirational historical fiction books, including Harvest of Gold which won a Christy Award and In the Field of Grace, a biblical fiction on the life of Ruth. Born in the Middle East, Tessa spent her teen years in England and later moved to the United States. Her conversion to Christianity in her twenties changed the course of her life. She holds a Master of Divinity from Yale, where she was co-chair of the Evangelical Fellowship. She served in women and prayer ministry for twenty years before becoming a full-time writer and speaker.
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