Review of The Legacy by Dan Walsh

The legacyThe Legacy

by Dan Walsh

The Restoration Series Book 4

A young man on his own for the first time faces temptations that test his faith and worry his family-and his decisions will cost him more than he thinks. Only the love of a good woman will be the key to his future happiness.

One young man is about to discover the true cost of independence

For years, Doug Anderson has been drifting slowly but steadily away from both his family and his faith. His parents have been trying to reach him before he falls too far. His friend Christina hopes what she is seeing online isn’t true. But sometimes you have to hit bottom before you’re ready to grow up.

Just as things begin to settle down a bit, Doug’s life takes a turn that requires every bit of faith and patience for both his family and Christina–whose growing feelings for Doug, a man who writes her off as not worth his time, keep her off balance. Will Doug’s crisis finally clear his vision and help him focus on what he has right in front of him?

My Review:  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥

This prodigal son story about the youngest brother of the Anderson family focuses on Doug Anderson. Doug is living a double life. At home, he pretends to be the upright Christian he was raised to be. At college, he tends to go along with his friends who want nothing to do with God. It all comes crashing in when his family discovers he’s not the man he pretends to be.

Doug’s father, Jim, has gone through a transformation of his own in the first book of the series and wants to show Doug the love the Father in the Bible showed the prodigal son. But as things get worse, he struggles with keeping his emotions under control and holding at bay the controlling man he used to be.

If you haven’t read the entire series, I highly recommend you start with the first book, The Dance.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Fiction Reviews, My Reviews by Tamera Kraft. Bookmark the permalink.

About Tamera Kraft

Tamera Kraft has been a children’s pastor for over 20 years. She is the leader of a ministry called Revival Fire For Kids where she mentors other children’s leaders, teaches workshops, and is a children’s ministry consultant and children’s evangelist. She is also a writer and has curriculum published including Kid Konnection 5: Kids Entering the Presence of God published by Pathway Press. She is a recipient of the 2007 National Children’s Leaders Association Shepherd’s Cup for lifetime achievement in children’s ministry.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s