New and Noteworthy – April 2014
Ryan Wilkins. Realer Than Real: A True Story of Grace, Hope, and Healing.
Nashville, Tenn.: Lightning Source, Inc., 2013. 168 pages. $15.95.
This memoir chronicles the suffering of a contemporary Midwestern family. Death, divorce, depression, addiction and an eating disorder all figure in, but ultimately the author, a practicing attorney who published the book himself, comes through with stronger faith and the ability to praise God.
ON TEACHING Once Upon a Bible Class
Paula Harrington. Once Upon a Bible Class. Nashville, Tenn.: 21st Century Christian, 2013. 112 pages. $8.99.
This book is a compilation of memories, anecdotes and thoughts about teaching children’s Bible classes, offered by volunteer Bible class teachers across the country. Intended as a gift to Bible class teachers, it was compiled by a Bible class teacher, mother and freelance writer who worships with the Calvert City Church of Christ in Kentucky.