Shining His Light
Rebel Light by Marilyn Turk is a charming Christian historical novel and the first book in the Coastal Lights Legacy which promises to be fantastic.
The setting is 1861 in the American south. It is a time of turmoil as the American Civil War begins. There is a question of trust as neighbours and friends choose sides.
God loves all His children and He can be trusted. He commands us to love our enemies and to pray for them. Within minds, the enemy builds up to be monsters. “So this is what the enemy looks like. She had not expected him to appear so normal.” The enemy is just the same as you and me.
A uniform and rank should mean trust. But clothes do not make a man. There are some unscrupulous men within the book.
Likewise going to church does not make people Christian. A heart change and a life surrendered to God are the hallmarks of a Christian.Continue reading