The life of Joseph the patriarch was quite the adventure. Life had smiled upon him since birth. Wanted, adored, and favored by his father, Joseph nevertheless aroused jealousy among his brothers, who... More > rejected and sold him as a slave. But God - He who alone can change bad into good - was watching over him. Nothing could hinder the plan of God for this young man, nor damage the destiny of his people. Joseph's story is the triumph of love over hatred; the triumph of forgiveness over vengeance; the triumph of God's ways over the suggestions of the devil. Full of twists and turns, it keeps the reader holding his breath, waiting for more. Even at 3800 years old, Joseph will not leave you unmoved.< Less
Faces of Joseph is a story of a man born and raised in a preacher’s home, who sets his sights on finding his purpose in life. He weaves a life in the Christian Church as a Presbyterian... More > minister, where he finds partial fulfillment in social-political activism. In the sixties, Joseph involves himself in the civil rights movement in Selma, Alabama. In 1970 he unites with other ministers for an Intra-Faith spiritual quest which takes them to London, Geneva, Rome and Israel. In the 70s and later 80s the the author undergoes two dramatic changes in the desert of Arizona . In the first experience he chooses to walk away from Presbyterianism to Pentecostalism. The second experience follows several years later where Joseph discovers an inner world of the spirit that opens the door to new self-awareness. The book ends with an unusual chapter where Joseph meets two very special people in a dream. Here, Joseph stumbles on a fantastic discovery that will lighten as well as enlighten the heart of the reader.< Less
Deux ou trois jours de la vie d'une personne âgée dont les capacités mentales s'effacent. Aucun souci matériel mais l'angoissante absence de projet d'une personne qui en... More > conduisait plutôt trois à la fois qu'aucune.< Less
Bravely she risked telling him of her feelings, though she had never confronted a man with her ardor before. He stunned her by revealing the passion he had been working so hard to hide. Now they... More > are faced with the prospect of living together, dual inheritances of domestic violence as children as well as sexual abuse. Will their love survive his fear of commitment and her resemblance to the grandmother who tortured him as a boy< Less
Bravely she risked telling him of her feelings, though she had never confronted a man with her ardor before. He stunned her by revealing the passion he had been working so hard to hide. Now they... More > are faced with the prospect of living together, aligning dual inheritances of domestic violence as children as well as sexual abuse. Will their pasts dive-bomb their relationship or will their love overcome all resistance?
Will their love survive his fear of commitment and her resemblance to the grandmother who tortured him as a boy?< Less
Joseph was the happiest man alive. He was going to marry the most beautiful girl in Nazareth. He had some of the best friends anyone could want.
His carpentry business was taking off. His furniture... More > and other products that he had built were the talk of the town.
Everything seemed to be going Joseph’s way. He had his whole life planned out… Then it all changed.
Join me as we plunge into an adventure, based on biblical events, of what Josephs' life may have been like before Jesus was born.
A life of oppressive Roman rule, where greed and power seemed to be rampant; A time of love, betrayal and forgiveness; A time where the heavens touched the earth in helping usher in the most anticipated birth in human history.
This is Joseph's Story!< Less