Books

This is the story of a good boy who didn’t like school. He considered it useless and intrusive in his life. To him, the value of school and the 3R’s of reading, writing, and arithmetic were fuzzy, at best. His definition of school would trade those R’s for T’s that would include Traumatic and Terrible. Eventually, Terrific filled out the list to 3. The strong bond between he and his Granny helped him see that school is full of craziness worth experiencing, humor worth enjoying, and lessons worth learning as they wrote this book together. It’s a fun journey through 2nd semester, 3rd grade, that changed Jack’s perspective and allowed him to love school. The Match between opponents became The Match of a positive partnership between Jack and School…

This is a true short-story of the love of a husband for his wife, involving a mustache. A simple act with an effective purpose of protection and love. Many years have passed since the story unfolded at a family gathering, but the impact of this story has not diminished in any way. It is still a favorite memory and an outstanding witness of family love in action. The demonstration of love was so simple and so subtle, yet its revelation was a touching surprise long worth contemplating..

The significance of Genesis in the unfolding of God’s gospel of grace testifies to the continuity of God’s purposes and plans; and even provides vital understanding of end-time events laid out in Revelation. Whew! Such deep and important concepts! Yet, when treated in poetic style, each chapter provides: a comfortable flow to increase understanding, an empathetic bond with patriarchal characters, and an appreciation for the anchor truths of Genesis that tie the books of the Bible together from first to last… This book is an outgrowth of a Men/Women’s Bible Study, when author Jane E. Dickerson felt the need for a summary/commentary at the end of each chapter. The book naturally grew to include all chapters in Genesis because of the gracious acceptance of the study participants who clapped, asked for copies, and continued to ask for more! These poems have proven to be an important; and yes, sometimes humorous way to capture the truths and connections to God’s message of the depravity of man, but God’s provision of salvation by grace…