I sat down with Ames Public Library’s Jerri Heid for an interview on her ‘Well Read’ show recently to talk about Little Quack, Ten Pigs, dealing with rejection, belief in yourself and my new Croc and Ally books that will be published this fall. The full interview can be seen on www.DerekAnderson.net
Old man winter certainly threw us a curve snowball this spring, but Melissa Haberichter and I refused to let him get in the way of our school visits in Northeast Iowa. I had so much fun speaking in Monona, Guttenberg and to the Northeast Iowa Reading Council in Elkader!
Do you feel like sometimes you just have so much on your heart, but not enough words to express your raw emotions? Let God use his voice to communicate through you! Read this useful article on our Twitter!
Unfortunately, in our time, many couples have lost their direction in #marriage by forsaking the concept of unity under God. This "oneness" is imperative for the longevity of a relationship. Read more on this notion on my blog!
I had a great time reading to a full house at Ames Public Library on Saturday. The weather was lousy- sleet, snow and cold, but the kids came anyway. We could only get a third of the audience in this picture. Thanks to Jerri Heid, Raising Readers in Story County and everybody at Ames Public Library!
Although #Christians endured ridicule, hostility, and persecution in early days, Christianity exploded due to its arousal of offense and attraction in people. Read about the backbone of early Christianity on our Facebook or Twitter!
In our vastly diverse world, people prioritize their needs differently. Let's take a moment today to #pray for the needs of others. Check out this #DailyInfographic to see what people are needing most in the world on my Twitter or Facebook!