Author Archives: Katherine Wacker

About Katherine Wacker

Katherine Wacker is currently a reviewer for Bethany House Publishers, and Howard Books. She is a Craftsman graduate of the Jerry B. Jenkins Christian Writer’s Guild. She holds a B.A in History from San Diego State-Imperial Valley Campus. In her spare time she likes to read books, watch sports, and do jigsaw puzzles. She lives at home with her parents and three dogs, Charlie, Roscoe and Daisy.

Caught in the Net of Grace: Peter’s Story:Part III

Originally posted on Katherine's Chronicle:
It was the morning after the Sabbath, and the first rays of the sun were just peeking over the horizon. I was awakened by the persistent pounding at the door. My first thought was…

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Caught in the Net of Grace: Peter’s Story: Passion Week: Part II

Originally posted on Katherine's Chronicle:
When we reached Gethsemane, a place known for its olive press, Jesus spoke again, “Sit here while I pray.” Then He took James, John, and me with Him and went a little further. He…

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Caught in the Net of Grace: Peter’s Story: Passion Week Part 1

Originally posted on Katherine's Chronicle:
Jerusalem was busy with activity that week as people were making preparations for the Passover Feast. We knew that Jesus would want arrangements made as well, so John and I went to Him to…

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Happy 103rd birthday to Beverly Cleary, beloved by generations of readers

It’s hard to believe that some of author Beverly Cleary’s beloved characters are nearly 50 years old. Little Ramona, who got in trouble for pulling one of nemesis Susan’s curls, middle-aged? Henry Huggins, owner of beloved dog Ribsy, ready for … Continue reading

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Who Has Seen the Wind? By Christina Rossetti

Who has seen the wind? Neither I nor you: But when the leaves hang trembling, The wind is passing through.       Who has seen the wind? Neither you nor I: But when the trees bow down their heads, … Continue reading

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A Song in the Suffering

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Beautifully Scarred By Peter Leavell

At what point did the pain stop? When did the fear subside? I studied the Denver skyline, a thick glob of scum covering the 1980s capitalist playland. The manmade fog was killing me. I survived. And flourished. Thirty years later, … Continue reading

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