By Francine Rivers
2009 Retailer's selection Award winner!
In this compilation of the 5 books within the best-selling Lineage of Grace sequence via Francine Rivers, we meet the 5 girls whom God chose—Tamar, Rahab, Ruth, Bathsheba, and Mary. each one was once confronted with extraordinary—even scandalous—challenges. each one took nice own threat to satisfy her calling. every one used to be destined to play a key function within the lineage of Jesus Christ, the Savior of the area.
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Then to the Polish consulate, which was in the West sector—for espionage purposes, he was told. The Poles are a proud people. He wanted a visa on his passport, to travel to a town which had been called Stubendorf and was now called Stielszcz. When the document had been signed, stamped, paid for, and delivered, Lanny asked where there was a good place to get some Polish money, and the man told him of the nearest black market. Lanny thanked him cordially and in his absent-minded way left a good-sized chocolate bar lying near the cigarettes.
You were amused by the weaknesses of human nature, but you didn’t really mean any harm, and you certainly weren’t trying to change anything. You would invite your friends to share your meal of rutabagas, potatoes, bread and cheese; you would recall the good old days and repeat in elegant French the saying about the staircase of history echoing to the sound of wooden shoes going up and silken slippers coming down. was like a fisherman working a stream; he would cast into one pool after another, never knowing where he might get a rise.
I haven’t heard from him for some time’, replied the other. I wish I could help him, but I am no longer in a position to do so’. ‘I mean to ask him’, Lanny stated. He had been raised among older persons, mostly lovely ladies, and when he had said something bright he had observed their pleasure. Of this old man who was both a military hero and a count, he enquired concerning various guests and retainers who had been at Stubendorf in the old days, thus giving him the pleasure of talking about his past power and glory.
A Lineage of Grace by Francine Rivers