Music Review- kalley: Oasis

Kalley Heiligenthal aka kalley, brings us her first single “Oasis” from her upcoming album Faultlines produced by Bethel Music. The song, according to the YouTube description, “No matter how dry or endless the wasteland around us, we have direct access to a wellspring of life living inside—Jesus Christ, the hope of glory.” This is what…

Music Review- Bethel: Victory Is Yours

Bethel Music delivers in the Christian worship genre once again. They recently released a live version of their newest song Victory Is Yours. As usual, it is a cut above when it comes to its lyrics, musical accompaniment, and passion. It is written by Brian Johnson, Ben Fielding. Matt Crocker, and Reuben Morgan. The victory is…

Interview with author Carrie Lloyd

  March is Women’s Appreciation Month on Lone Star Inspirations. One of the coolest things we are doing is interviewing women who are doing extraordinary things. This week’s interview features author, speaker, blogger, and pastor Carrie Lloyd, author of Prude: Misconceptions of a Neo-Virgin. You can check out her blog Her Glass Slipper and her…

Book Review- When Heaven Invades Earth For Teens

Following the success of Bill Johnson’s popular book When Heaven Invades Earth came the devotional version, the updated version, Spanish version, and now the teen version.  I was very glad to see When Heaven Invades Earth For Teens (co-authored with Mike Seth). While Bethel Church in Redding, California has a plethora of books for adults…

For My 25th Birthday, 15 Books That Inspired Me

Today is my 25th Birthday, and to celebrate, I decided to make a list of the 15 different nonfiction books that literally inspired me through the years. This is no where near a complete list, but these are the books that have helped motivate me, to overcome adversity, to grow spiritually, mentally, physically, and to be the…