What A Friend

There’s a powerful story of friendship in the Bible that gives us a glimpse into the humanity of Jesus. It’s the story of three siblings who lived in a little town called Bethany just two miles away from Jerusalem. At some point in Jesus’ ministry, He was in a certain village and a woman named Martha welcomed Him into her house. While Martha was busy being a hostess, her sister, Mary, sat at Jesus’ feet and listened


Picture a man tied to a pole and being whipped as punishment for a crime he didn’t commit. How could he ever forgive the one whose lies put him there? Sounds like something Jesus did, right? But this man, David, is a main character in Sandi Rog’s novel The Master’s Wall. Sold as a slave and trained to fight, he becomes friends with his master’s granddaughter. As the years roll by, he learns to live