Friday, June 3, 2016
The Valley of Dry Bones
In The Valley of Dry Bones, Jerry B. Jenkins overlays the ancient End Times
prophecies of Ezekiel onto the landscape of modern California. A clash
of cultures, ethnicities, religions, and politics trigger terrorism blamed
on a deadly drought that pits friend against friend with the future of the
country at stake.
My thoughts: This is an interesting new story by Jerry B. Jenkins! I love that the main character hears from the Lord and has to grow into his prophetic calling. The story starts with a small band of people called "The Holdouts", who have felt called to stay in California after over 90% of the population have evacuated, and slowly grows as Zeke's calling does.
While the story wasn't quite as suspenseful as I thought it would be, it was an excellent, futuristic story about a natural disaster and God at work through it.
I received this book from Worthy in exchange for my honest review.
Posted by Inklings and Notions at 7:47 AM
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Thanks for the review.ReplyDelete
I had wondered about it.
It was interesting, for sure! Not quite what I expected, but still enjoyable.:)Delete