Publishing News


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THE GREATEST MOMENT 
God’s Greatest Hour, Heaven’s Highest Call, and Your Moment of Destiny

inspirational book by Dr. Charles Earl Harrel

Click on NEW BOOK: THE GREATEST MOMENT for more details.


GIFTS FROM HEAVEN
True Stories of Miraculous Answers to Prayer

New anthology for 2017. Compiled by James Stuart Bell. Published by Bethany House. In this new collection, ordinary people recount miraculous answers to prayer—things that could only happen with God’s supernatural intervention, such as unexplainable healings and amazing protection in life-threating situations. This book will inspire you to believe that God can answer even your most seemingly impossible prayers, fulfilling your deepest needs and biggest dreams.

You can find my story, “The Healer She Could Only Imagine,” on page 41.


God’s Word for Today: Spring 2017

God’s Word for Today is a daily devotional for adult students, which offers structured Bible reading, daily suggestions for prayer, action and contemplation ideas help students grow closer to God and be a greater influence in others’ lives. I am the featured writer for all the Sunday devotionals in March, April, and May. Order through Gospel Publishing House.


365 Devotions 2017365 Devotions® 2017 

365 Devotions has a Scripture, song, meditation, prayer, and special verse for every day of the year. It is an ideal guide for your personal time with God. The easy-to-use format supplements daily Scripture passages with practical devotional thoughts that will inspire you and encourage personal growth in Christ. My week of devotionals run June 19 through 25.


The Quiet Hour: Winter 2016-2017The Quiet Hour: Daily Devotions for December 2016–February 2017

The Quiet Hour is a quarterly devotional publication for adults. It provides daily inspiration from anecdotal content related to selected Scripture passages with encouragement and insight that lends to life application. The David C. Cook website has more information. See January 30th through February 5th for my devotions.


the-secret-place-winter-2016-17The Secret Place: Winter 2016–17

The Secret Place is a devotional quarterly magazine published by Judson Press. Each devotion includes a Scripture passage, an original meditation, and a brief prayer. These meditations share comfort and inspiration found in life’s everyday details. The scriptural and personal insights can help draw you closer to God. My December 5th devotion concerns “Christ in you, the hope of glory.”


LIVE Fall 2016LIVE: Fall 2016

LIVE is an eight-page weekly booklet that presents short stories about issues adults face, offering solutions and encouragement for personal growth. The loose-leaf format makes it easy to take this week’s reading with you for quick and easy study on the go. LIVE can be ordered through Gospel Publishing House.  My story, “Moving Past the Past,” is in the Thanksgiving issue on Sunday, November 20.


LIVE Father's Day 2016LIVE: Summer 2016 – A Weekly Journal of Practical Christian Living

LIVE is an eight-page weekly booklet that presents short stories about issues adults face, offering solutions and encouragement for personal growth. The loose-leaf format makes it easy to take this week’s reading with you for quick and easy study on the go. LIVE can be ordered through Gospel Publishing House. My story, “One Saturday Morning,” was featured on Father’s Day.


The Quiet Hour: Daily Devotions for March–May 2016The Quiet Hour Spring 2016

The Quiet Hour is a quarterly devotional publication for adults. It provides daily inspiration from anecdotal content related to selected Scripture passages with encouragement and insight that lends to life application. See the David C. Cook website for more information. My entries were March 28 through April 3.


Devotions Spring 2016Devotions: Spring 2016

Devotions® is a quarterly devotional magazine that features a daily Scripture reference, meditation, and song for reflection. Standard Publishing puts out this helpful guide. My week of devotions ran February 29 through March 6.


LIVE Winter 2015-16LIVE: Winter 2015-16

LIVE is an eight-page weekly booklet that presents short stories about issues adults face, offering solutions and encouragement for personal growth. The loose-leaf format makes it easy to take this week’s reading with you for quick and easy study on the go. LIVE can be ordered through Gospel Publishing House. See December 27 for my story, “The Repairer.”


365 Devotions 2016365 Devotions® 2016 by Standard Publishing

365 Devotions has a Scripture, song, meditation, prayer, and special verse for every day of the year. It is an ideal guide for your personal time with God. The easy-to-use format supplements daily Scripture passages with practical devotional thoughts that will inspire you and encourage personal growth in Christ. My week of devotionals begin on February 29. Standard Publishing is now part of the David C. Cook family.


Devotions® Large Print Edition—Fall 2014

Devotions: Fall 2015

Devotions® is a quarterly devotional magazine that features a daily Scripture reference, meditation, and song for reflection. Standard Publishing puts out this helpful guide. My week of devotions ran in November.


The Quiet Hour Summer 2015The Quiet Hour: Daily Devotions for June–August 2015

The Quiet Hour is a quarterly devotional publication for adults. It provides daily inspiration from anecdotal content related to selected Scripture passages with encouragement and insight that lends to life application. See the David C. Cook website for more information. My entries were July 20–26.


LIVE August 2015LIVE: A Weekly Journal of Practical Christian Living

LIVE is an eight-page weekly booklet that presents short stories about issues adults face, offering solutions and encouragement for personal growth. The loose-leaf format makes it easy to take this week’s reading with you for quick and easy study on the go. LIVE can be ordered through Gospel Publishing House. My story, “More Than Imagined,” ran on August 30, 2015.


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God’s Word for Today: Summer 2015

God’s Word for Today is a daily devotional for adult students, which offers structured Bible reading, daily suggestions for prayer, action and contemplation ideas help students grow closer to God and be a greater influence in others’ lives. I was the featured writer for all the Sunday devotionals in June, July, and August. Order through Gospel Publishing House.


Purpose: Stories of Faith and Promise (Forgiveness Theme)Purpose June 2015

Purpose is a periodical published by MennoMedia, an agency of the Mennonite Church. My submission, which concerns unforgiveness and the hurt it inflicts, was used in the June 2015 issue. Order copies of Purpose through MennoMedia.


Purpose May 2015Purpose: Stories of Faith and Promise (Senses Theme)

Purpose is a periodical published by MennoMedia, an agency of the Mennonite Church. My submission, “The Cool of the Day,” appeared in the May 2015 issue. Order copies of Purpose through MennoMedia.


365 Devotions 2015365 Devotions 2015 edition by Standard Publishing

My week of devotionals ran November 9–15.

365 Devotions® has a scripture, song, meditation, prayer, and special verse for every day of the year. It is an ideal guide for your personal time with God. The easy-to-use format supplements daily Scripture passages with practical devotional thoughts that will inspire you and encourage personal growth in Christ.

• Scripture reference for 365 days of Bible reading
• Inspiring, thought-provoking meditation
• Song suggestion to assist in praise and worship
• Scripture verse for memorization
• Prayer thought to focus the reader’s heart and mind on communication with God

See Standard Publishing for more details.


Chicken Soup-Power of ForgivenessChicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Forgiveness

This is my fifth story with Chicken Soup for the Soul. My story can be found on page 120. The Power of Forgiveness is one of the new “Chicken Soup” anthologies for 2015.

Forgiveness releases people. We can all benefit from letting go of our anger, and the 101 personal, touching stories in this collection will help you see the power of forgiveness, and how it can change your own life.

Whether it is forgiving a major wrong or a minor blunder, forgiving someone is healing and frees you to move on with your life. You don’t have to forget or condone what happened, but letting go of your anger improves your wellbeing and repairs relationships. You will be inspired to change your life through the power of forgiveness. Along with other topics, the book has stories about forgiving others, changing your attitude, and finding healing and compassion.


Penned from the Heart 2015 Penned from the Heart 2015

Penned is a devotional anthology put out by Son-Rise Publications. This is their 21st volume. My submission, which has a Christmas-salvation theme, was used for December 2. You can order copies through the Marilyn Nutter Website. Sadly, after many years and many issues, Son-Rise has decided to stop publishing Penned from the Heart.


Chicken Soup for the Soul-Miracles Happen

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Miracles Happen

This book came out in February 2014. It  has 101 stories about hope, answered prayer, and divine intervention. Look on page 301 for my story, “Hand on My Shoulder.” If you like reading about real miracles and divine encounters, then you’ll enjoy this anthology.


The Quiet Hour: Daily Devotions for June–August 2014The Quiet Hour Summer 2014

The personal-sized Quiet Hour booklet is designed to provide adults with focus and direction for daily reflection. Each day’s reading includes the recommended Scripture passage, explores how a fellow believer has applied its theme to their life, and ends with prayer or devotional comment to start a conversation with the Lord. See the David C. Cook website for more information.  My devotionals were May 26 through June 1.


God's Word for Today Spring 2014God’s Word for Today: Spring 2014

Put out by Gospel Publishing House, this daily devotional for adult students offers structured Bible reading, daily suggestions for prayer, action and contemplation ideas help students grow closer to God and be a greater influence in others’ lives. My set of devotions ran May 19–24 & 26–31.


 

 

 

 

 

 

2 thoughts on “Publishing News

  1. Lynn Hare

    Charles, congratulations on these publications. I’m excited that your words of inspiration are helping people grow “mature and complete, lacking nothing,” as James 1:4 says.

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