Apostasy Rising / Season 1 • Episode 4
The Church’s Future Is History
The final book in the epic four-episode, binge-worthy story season told through full-length, complete novels with cliff-hangers that make you hunger for more!
Season 2, Apocalypse Rising, coming end of 2020.
The year is 2123. The citizens of the world have united. Peace, prosperity, and progress reign supreme. Rising apostasy threatens to consume Ichthus, the last remnant of Christianity. And the Church’s most chaotic hour since the Protestant Reformation is about to dawn.
In this final episode of the epic story of rising apostasy within the Church, the remnant of Christianity faces its most dire hour with threats from outside rising to a fevered pitch as Solterra Republic makes its true intentions known and felt across the world. Racing against the clock of destruction is a band of faithful followers who put it all on the line to help fight for the Church and safeguard her future. Traveling back in time once again to retrieve the past, only to risk it all, the finale culminates in a reveal so personal and unbelievable that readers will be eagerly anticipating the next season with bated breath—Antichrist Rising.
Will the future Church survive forces threatening her from inside and out? Will Ichthus retrieve from history what it needs to survive the future? And will ordinary believers rise to do the impossible when the Church needs them most?
Ichthus Chronicles is an explosively inventive series that recasts the Christian struggle in a future world rife with social and religious challenges combined with technological and political change that feels close to home—inviting readers to experience the sacrifices and struggles to persevere unto victory in the face of hostile forces, both in the future and the past.
Not since the blockbuster Left Behind series has a story captured the heart of the Church’s mission in these last days—offering a unique, page-turning adventure that not only entertains through thrilling action and mysterious suspense, but captures the urgency of our own day and inspires for the journey of faith.
Finish the adventure of the final episode in the epic 4-part series by bestselling author J. A. Bouma about the future Church under siege.
Best Selling Author
J. A. Bouma
J. A. Bouma believes nobody should have to read bad religious fiction—whether its cheesy plots with pat answers or misrepresentations of the Christian faith and the Bible. So he wants to do something about it by telling compelling, propulsive stories that thrill as much as inspire, while offering a dose of insight along the way.
When not putting fingers to keyboard, he loves vintage jazz vinyl, a glass of Malbec, and an epic read—preferably together. He lives in Grand Rapids with his wife, two kiddos, and rambunctious boxer-pug-terrier.
The Thirteenth Apostle
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A Reimagined Faith
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The Order of Thaddeus series is a must read. It will not only excite and thrill you but give you something to think about and inspire you.”
★★★★★ Jonathan Barwick, Amazon Review
Available March 26, 2019
A Reimagined Faith
Spritual Coming of Age
Written in the self-discovery style of Brian McLaren’s award-winning A New Kind of Christian and John Greene’s coming-of-age stories, with shades of such classics as C. S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity and John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress, J. A. Bouma’s A Reimagined Faith is the first story in a fresh, insightful spiritual coming-of-age series for a new generation wondering if the Christianity they’ve always known offers more in these dynamic times. Drawing from his own spiritual journey as a young adult, Bouma writes a stirring fable of resonance and truth for those wrestling with deep questions of faith, life, and everything in between.