Independent Author Spotlight: Rachel Larkin

Being an independent Christian author myself, I know the struggle to get someone to notice my books. Independent authors do not have a large advertising budget like the big publishers have. We don’t have connections just a phone call away at the literary magazines or the Sunday book review section in a major newspaper. So, […]

Growing on Purpose: Spiritual Growth through God-given Pursuits

  [social_sharing style=”style-9″ fb_like_url=”http://www.ordinarybeliever.com/growing-purpose-spiritual-growth/” fb_color=”light” fb_lang=”en_GB” fb_text=”like” fb_button_text=”Share” tw_lang=”en” tw_url=”http://www.ordinarybeliever.com/growing-purpose-spiritual-growth/” tw_button_text=”Share” g_lang=”en-GB” g_button_text=”Share” alignment=”center”]   At Ordinary Believer, we believe that God has a specific purpose for everyone. He has given each person special skills, talents, and abilities. We believe these are spiritual gifts, given to edify (that is, to build up) the church. That […]

Book Review: Katharina and Martin Luther: The Radical Marriage of a Runaway Nun and a Renegade Monk

How much influence does your wife have over you? If you are like me, the answer is, “A lot!” Apparently, we are in good company. In Katharina and Martin Luther: The Radical Marriage of a Runaway Nun and a Renegade Monk, Michelle DeRusha addresses this issue. Martin Luther had a tender and loving relationship with […]