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Eternity: A Graphic Novel by Randy Alcorn (@randyalcorn)

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Eternity: A Graphic Novel Randy Alcorn, author Javier Saltares, artist   2013 120 pages Available from Amazon in paperback or Kindle editions. Available from Christianbook.com in paperback or PDF download. I read the PDF version.     Never Read a Graphic Novel? Read This One Even if you have never read a graphic novel (comic book) before, as was the case for me, you will want to read Eternity. Randy Alcorn retells Jesus’ parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus by putting names and faces to the characters. Here’s the parable from Luke 16:19-31:   Jesus said, “There was a certain rich man who was splendidly clothed in purple and fine linen and who lived each day in luxury. At his gate lay a poor man named Lazarus who was covered with sores. As Lazarus lay there longing for scraps from the rich man’s table, the dogs would come and lick his open sores. Finally, the poor man died and was...

Book Review: AHA by Kyle Idleman

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AHA: The God Moment That Changes Everything Awakening. Honesty. Action. Kyle Idleman 2014 224 pages Available in paperback, Kindle, Audiobook CD, and Audible audio download. I read the paperback edition.   You probably don’t think of yourself as a prodigal. I didn’t. I’ve been a Christian for decades. I even wrote a whole chapter on the Parable of the Prodigal Brother in my book, Best Friends with God, so I thought I knew what I needed to know about prodigals. But when Kyle Idleman began to probe my heart with the details of the Parable of the Prodigal Son, I began to change my mind. In Kyle’s mind, the return of a prodigal to the father is not a one-time occurrence, but a recurring event that needs to take place in our lives. In his model, based on the tale of the prodigal son, he suggests we need a good Awakening to the condition of our spiritual lives. Then we need to face the facts...