Brush of Angel's Wings (Heaven On Earth #2)
He doesn't plan to stay Amish. She doesn't have a plan.
Then an angel draws their hearts toward God . . . and each other.
A buggy-racing champion, a hardworking field-hand, and a terrible cook, Rachel Hartzler does not fit her Amish community's standards for an eligible bride. Hurt by their rejection and still grieving the loss of her brother, Rachel is ready for change....more
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What a sweet sweet book this one is!!! I love Amish fiction and this one is quite unique as Ruth Reid includes angels surrounding the main characters and guiding them.....one a guardian angel and one a fallen angel trying to convict the main characters to doubt God and abandon faith in Him. Rachel and Joshua have many obstacles in their way. Rachel is not your typical Amish maiden. She is not a good cook....her stitches aren't always even in her sewi...more
20 year old Rachel thinks that she'll never get married and has never been courted. She carries guilt about her brother's death, who died because she had left the gate to the goat pen open because she was in a hurry to get her chores done. Jordan, whos mother was a shunned Amish woman, moved to the community to live with his uncle after his mother's death, is hired by Rachel's father to do most of the work Rachel was doing so she could focus on learning to cook a...more
read this year. Written by a relatively new author, I was a little
scared to read this book, however, I was very pleasantly surprised.
This book isn't your typical Amish book. It is a mixture of two
genres, Amish Fiction and Angel Fiction that makes this book very
In this book we meet two Angels, the good Angel, Nathaniel and the
evil fallen Angel Tangus who is constantly provoking Nathaniel's
wards, Rachel and Jordan. Rac...more
about from within the novel.
So the book has a Dutch glossary in the beginning which really helps out with certain words, though most are pretty straight forward just spelled differently, there are a few which if it didn't have this you would have to try and guess at their meanings.
Rachel is a 20 year old woman and has never been cou...more
When Rachel’s father hires Jordan to help out on the farm, Rachel has to face feeli...more
Author: Ruth Reid
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
Genre: Inspirational/Amish/spiritual warfare
He doesn’t plan to stay Amish… She doesn’t have a plan….
Rachel Hartzler is a buggy racing champion, a field hand, and a terrible cook—everything an Amish woman is not supposed to be. Rachel is grieving the loss of her brother, and desperate to be the son her father needs—but is rejected by all possible suitors for her tomboyish traits.
Jordan Engles is En...more
I enjoyed reading about Rachel and Jordan's bickering events. Rachel was such a strong willed women. I was extremely surprised to discover that she liked to race buggies against men. Jordan was an interesting character, since he was half Amish and an Englisher. I continued to read the book because I wanted to find out why Jordan's mother was shunned away from her Amish community. I also wanted to see Jordan open to Rachel and make up his mind about deciding if he was going...more
Rachel is the last unmarried daughter and with the death of her only brother two years earlier she feels the reasonability to help her father in the barn and fields and she enjoys it more then doing woman's work in the house. Her parents are worried that she is not going to find a husband if she is not working at improving her cooking and sewing skills. Her father hires Jordan who is not Amish but living with his Amish uncle for a while as his mom who had grown up Amish asked him right...more
Rachel’s father hires a youn...more
The youngest and last unmarried of four sisters, Rachel Hartzler spends most of her time helping with barn chores. But when her father hires Jordan Engles to help on the farm, Rachel's role abruptly changes. As if it wasn't enough that she's been displaced as her father's right hand, Rachel's father seems to be treating Jordan as part of the family.
As Jordan takes on brotherly roles around the house, like escorting Rachel to the youth singing, the hostility betwee...more
Rachel Hartzler was never like the other Amish girls, then brother died last year, and she still feels guilty. She tried to fill his place on her father’s farm, but now her father hired Jordan Engles to assist with the work. Rachel feels pushed aside, but then her heart is attracted to his. The depth of this romance grows with the inclusion of some spiritual warfare, as angels battle for souls, and difficult family struggles.
The discussions between...more
It was kinda different for Rachel. Though Rachel need to understand what happened to her brother and learn about forgiving. You would be surprise with all the things that happen and what comes of it.
to help on their Michigan Amish farm. She feels her father is replacing her help on the farm and James' place in his heart. The Angel, Nathaniel, is right there for Jordan and Rachel to find their walk with God while Tangus keeps trying to cause trouble and give them a push to the wrong path.