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Ruth Marlene Friesen - author and site owner of Ruthe's Secret Roses - Welcome!
Ruth Marlene Friesen: Welcome!

This site is like Ruthe, the heroine of my novel, Ruthe's Secret Roses

Ruthe is . . .
intimate with God,
prays a lot,
a bleeding heart for the hurting,
a big sister,
rescues friends,
has creative ideas,
likes to give surprise gifts,
loyal to friends,
dreams of love and marriage,
dreams of writing a book
goes the extra mile

So this site offers;
good books to read!
help to become Friends with Jesus,
The One Ideal Real Friend
a cure for loneliness
An Older Sister's Coping Secret
how to pray Panic Prayers,
& regularly/daily
devotionals,
how to grow in faith
Christian mentoring,
how to share your faith
character development
how to become a writer

Psst! I've got FREE taste treats of the novel ready for YOU! DOWNLOAD the first 3 chapters as an eBOOK in beautiful colours, or read the first 8 chapters on this site, if you have time to stay a while. Start READING HERE!
OR, you can subscribe to a daily series of installments by email until you have read the 8 Chapter Sampler:




My Reviewed Books Available at ChristianBook.com

100 Ways To Teach Your Child About God
by Karyn Henley
Published by Tyndale House, 2000 - 157 pages
ISBN: 0842337849
My review of 100 Ways to Teach Your Child About God
100 Ways to Teach Your Children About God
100 Ways to Teach Your Child About God
- along with 56 other titles by Karyn Henley.




What's So Amazing About Grace?
by Philip Yancey
Published by Zondervan Publishing House
Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49530
ISBN: 0-310-21862-4
My Review of What's So Amazing About Grace?
45653: What's So Amazing About Grace?
What's So Amazing About Grace?
Prayer: Does It Make Any Difference?
by Philip Yancey
Published by Zondervan Publishing House
Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49530
271053: Prayer: Does It Make Any Difference?
Prayer: Does It Make Any Difference?



Behind the Stories
Christian Novelists Reveal the Heart in the Art of Their Writing
by Diane Eble (c) 2002
published by Bethany House Publishers, Bloomington, MN. 55438
ISBN 0-7394-2556-0
My review of Behind the Stories
24638: Behind the Stories: Christian Novelists Reveal the Heart in the Art of Their Writing
Behind the Stories: Christian Novelists Reveal the Heart in the Art of Their Writing



Beyond "I DO" What Christians Believe About Marriage by Douglas J. Brouwer
Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans 2001
ISBN: 0802848060
My review of Beyond "I DO" What Christians Believe About Marriage
Beyond I Do
Beyond I Do: What Christians Believe about Marriage




The Angles of Light
New & Selected Poems
by Luci Shaw
Published by Harold Shaw 2000 ISBN: 0877880212
My review of The Angles of Light
The Angles of Light; New and Selected Poems by Luci Shaw



Breakthrough Prayer
the secret of receiving what you need from God
by Jim Cymbala
published by Zondervan
ISBN#0-310-23626-6
My review of Breakthrough Prayer
Breakthrough Power of Prayer - by Jim Cymbala
Breakthrough Prayer



Canterbury Letters to the Future
by George Carey, Archbishop of Canterbury
Published by Kingsway Publications
ISBN 0 85476 287 6
My review of Canterbury Letters to the Future
Canterbury Letters to the Future
Canterbury Letters to the Future
By George Carey / Continuum




The Case for Christ
A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus
by Lee Strobel
published by Zondervan, Grand Rapids, Michigan
ISBN#0-310-22655-4
My Review of The Case for Christ

ChristianBook.com has a couple of other books by this author;
The Case for Christ:
The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus



Contemplating the Cross, A Prigrimage of Prayer
by Tricia McCary Rhodes
ISBN 0-7642-2049-7
My Review of Contemplating the Cross, A Prigrimage of Prayer
05634: Intimate Intercession: The Sacred Joy of Praying for Others
Intimate Intercession:
The Sacred Joy of
Praying for Others

By Tricia McCary Rhodes



I Kissed Dating Goodbye by Joshua Harris
Foreword by Rebecca St. James
Published by Multnomah Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 1-57673-030-0
My Review of I Kissed Dating Goodbye
I Kissed Dating Goodbye, A New Attitude Toward Romance and  Relationships
IKissed Dating Goodbye, A New Attitude Toward Romance and Relationships



FORGIVEN
by Roy Lessin
Published by Workman 2001 ISBN:1884009077
My Review of Forgiven
109077: Forgiven: The Painting by Thomas Blackshear II
Forgiven: The Painting by Thomas Blackshear II



Feet of Clay
Facing the Emotions that Make Us Stumble
by Paul W. Powell
Published by Smyth & Helwys 1999 ISBN: 1573121967
My review of Feet of Clay
21967X: Feet of Clay: Facing Emotions That Make Us Stumble
Feet of Clay: Facing Emotions That Make Us Stumble



Managing Your Emotions: Instead of Your Emotions Managing You
by Joyce Meyer

published by Harrison House, Inc.
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74153, 1997 ISBN#1-57794-026-1
My review of Managing Your Emotions: Instead of Your Emotions Managing You
6532029: Managing Your Emotions: Instead of Your Emotions Managing You
Managing Your Emotions: Instead of Your Emotions Managing You



Fearfully & Wonderfully Made
by Dr. Paul Brand & Philip Yancey

published by Zondervan Publishing House
ISBN#0-8423-7189-3
My review of Fearfully & Wonderfully Made
Fearfully and Wonderfully Made Fearfully & Wonderfully Made
& in a 2 book pack - In His Image & Fearfully and Wonderfully Made
In His Image & Fearfully and Wonderfully Made pack



Going Public with Your Faith
Becoming a Spiritual Influence at Work
by William Carr Peel, Th.M. & Walt Larimore, M.D.
Published by Zondervan Publishing
ISBN: 0-31-24609-1
My review of Going Public with Your Faith - Becoming a Spiritual Influence at Work
(with audio, DVD and study guides as well) Going Public with Your Faith
Going Public with Your Faith: Becoming a Spiritual Influence at Work



The Heavenly Man
by Chinese Christian Brother Yun with Paul Hattaway
Published by Monarch Books
Mill Hill, London & Grand Rapids, Michigan

Christian Solidarity Worldwide
PO Box 99, New Malden, Surrey, KT33YF
ISBN# 1 85424 597 X
My review of The Heavenly Man
The Heavenly Man
The Heavenly Man: The Remarkable True Story Of Chinese Christian Brother Yun



Heaven Your Real Home
by Joni Eareckson Tada

Zondervan Publishing House
Publ. 1995 ISBN 0-310=50140-7
My review of Heaven Your Real Home
Heaven, Your Real Home by Joni Earckson TadaHeaven Your Real Home
and, Heaven: Your Real Home, Large Print Edition



When I Got on the Highway to Heaven
...I Didn't Expect Rocky Roads
by Jeanne Zornes
Published by Harold Shaw
ISBN: 0877888574
My review of When I Got on the Highway to Heaven ...I Didn't Expect Rocky Roads
41621: When I Got On The Road To Heaven I Didn't Expect Rocky Roads
When I Got On The Road To Heaven I Didn't Expect Rocky Roads



Hinds' Feet on High Places
by Hannah Hurnard
Published by Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 0-8423-1433-4 (1977)
My review of Hinds' Feet on High Places
Hind's Feet on High Places - by Hannah Hurnard
Hinds' Feet on High Places


Hind's Feet on High Places
Hinds' Feet on High Places: Illustrated and Arranged for Children



Sharing His Secrets
Intimate insights from the women who knew Jesus

by Vickey Banks
Multenomah Publishers, 2001 205 pages
ISBN:1576738930
My review of Sharing His Secrets
38932: Sharing His Secrets
Sharing His Secrets



The Prayer of Jabez
by Bruce H. Wilkinson
- ISBN 157-673-8574
My review of The Prayer of Jabez
37331: The Prayer of Jabez
The Prayer of Jabez



Just as I Am
by Billy Graham
ISBN # 006 063 0633875 (cloth)
or, ISBN # 006 063 3921 (paper)
My review of Just As I Am
33921: Just As I Am
Just As I Am



The Life You've Always Wanted
by John Ortberg
published by Zondervan Corp., 2002
ISBN: 0310246954
My review of The Life You've Always Wanted
46952: The Life You've Always Wanted, Expanded
The Life You've Always Wanted, Expanded



Long Journey Home
A Guide to Your Search for the Meaning of Life
by Os Guinness
Published by WaterBrook Press
2001 ISBN: 1578564182
My review of Long Journey Home
68468: Long Journey Home: A Guide to Your Search for the Meaning of Life
Long Journey Home: A Guide to Your Search for the Meaning of Life



Is it a Lost Cause?
by Marva J. Dawn

Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. in 1997
ISBN: 0802843735    ISBN-13: 9780802843739
My review of Is it a Lost Cause?
2843735: Is It a Lost Cause? Having the Heart of God for the Church's Children
Is It a Lost Cause? Having the Heart of God for the Church's Children



The Merciful God of Prophecy
His Loving Plan for You in the End Times
by Tim LaHaye with Steve Halliday
Published by Warner Books
ISBN: 0-446-53024-7
My review of The Merciful God of Prophecy
Tim LaHaye - Merciful God of Prophecy
The Merciful God Of Prophecy



My Parents, My Children
Spiritual Help for Caregivers
by Cecil Murphey
Published by Westminster Press, 2000 - 264 pages.
My review of My Parents, My Children, Spiritual Help for Caregivers
222463: My Parents, My Children: Spiritual Help for Caregivers My Parents, My Children: Spiritual Help for Caregivers



Older Child Adoption
by Grace Robinson
Published by Crossroad Publishing
My review of Older Child Adoptions
517075: Older Child Adoption
Older Child Adoption



Perske - Pencil Portraits 1971-1990
Author/Illustrator: Martha Perske
Published by Abingdon Press '98 Pages:120 ISBN: 0687050804
My review of Perske - Pencil Portraits 1971-1990
7050804: Perske Pencil Portraits 1971-1990 Perske Pencil Portraits 1971-1990



In the Presence of My Enemies
by Gracia Burnham with Dean Merrill
published by Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. Wheaton, Illinois,
ISBN#0-8423-8138-4 (hc)
My review of In the Presence of My Enemies
In the Presence of My Enemies
In The Presence Of My Enemies




How To Save Money Every Day
Amaze your friends without embarrassing your family.
by Ellie Kay
Published by Bethany House, Inc.
ISBN: 0764224468
My review of How to Save Money Every Day
87218: How to Save Money Every Day
How to Save Money Every Day



Real Teens
A Contemporary Snapshot of Youth Culture
by George Barna
Published by Regal Books, 2001 ISBN: 0830726632
My review of Real Teens
726632: Real Teens: A Contemporary Snapshot of Youth Culture
Real Teens: A Contemporary Snapshot of Youth Culture



Waiting for Home
(Richard Prangley Story)

by John Schneider

Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans
My review of Waiting for Home (Richard Prangley Story)
2842119: Waiting for Home
Waiting for Home



Waking the Dead
by John Eldridge
Published by Thomas Nelson, Inc.
Copyright © 2003 by John Eldridge
ISBN: 0-7852-6553-8
My review of Waking the Dead
ChristianBook.com - has audio, CD and study editions as well!
Waking the Dead - John Eldridge
Waking the Dead:
The Glory of a Heart Fully Alive



Where is God When It Hurts?
by Philip Yancey
Published by Zondervan Publishing
ISBN: 9 780310 247272
My review of Where is God When it Hurts?
0214378: Where Is God When it Hurts?
Where Is God When it Hurts?



Window on the World
When We Pray God Works
by Daphne Spraggett & Jill Johnstone
Published by Bethany House, Inc.,
2001 ISBN: 1850783608
My review of Window on the World
0783586: Window on the World: When We Pray God Works

Window on the World: When We Pray God Works



Recapture the Wonder
by Ravi Zacharias
published by Integrity Publishers,
a division of Integrity Media, Inc.,
5250 Virginia Way, Suite 1000,
Brentwood, TN 37027

ISBN#1-59145-081-7(hardcover)
ISBN#1-59145-095-0 (international trade paperback)
My review of Recapture the Wonder
452767: Recapture the Wonder
Recapture the Wonder







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