Good religious fiction. For the journey.


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Bestselling Author

J. A. Bouma

Nobody should have to read bad religious fiction—whether its cheesy plots with pat answers or misrepresentations of the Christian faith and the Bible. That’s why I want to tell compelling, propulsive stories that thrill as much as inspire, while offering a dose of insight along the way.

When not putting fingers to keyboard, I love vintage jazz vinyl, a glass of Malbec, and an epic read—preferably together. I call Grand Rapids home with my wonderfully adorable and supportive wife, two blessed kiddos, and one rambunctious boxer-pug-terrier.

Other Books

Holy Shroud

An ancient threat. A sacred relic. A belief that hangs in the balance.

A Reimagined Faith

What do you do when the faith you grew up with no longer makes sense?

A Rediscovered Faith

Is your faith still relevant in your modern world?

Grail of Power

A mythic grail. A legendary quest. Blood with the power to save.

Updates & Research

What Happened to the Ark of the Covenant?

What Happened to the Ark of the Covenant? Let’s face it: any religious conspiracy thriller writer worth their salt cannot not write about the Ark of the Covenant. I mean…come on! So, here we are, another tome to add to the shelves of Ark lore. And yet this one is a...


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