Atonement – Ian McEwan
Another British novel and one that was influenced by Woolf, Atonement is a great read. The opening is set in 1935, in a large country house amidst a summer heat-wave. 1,186 more words
Last week in church, something was said in a talk about the Atonement that touched my heart beyond words.
The sister who was speaking said that until she had experienced it, depression seemed to her to be a thing a person could just “snap out of” and get over if they wanted to. 712 more words
“For you know that it was not with perishable things such as silver or gold that you were redeemed from the empty way of life handed down to you from your ancestors, but with the precious blood of Christ, a lamb without blemish or defect” (1 Peter 1:18, 19 NIV). 386 more words