Counting down the days…. (And, I’m EXCITED!!!)

Several countdowns are running at our house.  There’s the countdown to our third trip to IsraelWe also have the countdown to the 2 p.m. launch of Ten Parts in the King on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at M. Judson Booksellers in Greenville, SC.  And, the countdown to the release and shipping of the book a week from tomorrow!  (Graphic at left from tenpartsintheking.com.)

That is a LOT happening in our neck o’the woods….  But, there is more!

Recently, co-author Al McCarn and I have been interviewed a couple times about Ten Parts in the King and not long ago were filmed for a major Christian TV web program that will soon be released.  And, someone (thank you, Laura!) sent us a couple memes to help with promotion (hint, hint).  We have those on our Media Page and included below. Continue reading “Counting down the days…. (And, I’m EXCITED!!!)”

Does Bethlehem belong to Ephraim?

client_part_1483669287684_vzm-img_20170105_212046I have recently begun reading a small book titled Joseph is Alive by B. Michael Blaine.  Published in 1995, I am very surprised that I had not heard of it until Dorothy Wilson mentioned it on a recent visit.

As I read yesterday morning the author made a statement that shocked me and piqued my curiosity.  He said,

Bethlehem, a village in the hill country of Judah, was given to Ephraim, a northern tribe, for a possession. (pg.22)

I dropped my book and grabbed my Bible, but didn’t see anything obvious.  Thinking, “how did I miss that,” I continued reading as Blaine began to assemble a compelling case that indeed, Bethlehem, or part of it, belongs to Ephraim!!  Continue reading “Does Bethlehem belong to Ephraim?”