Author Archives: Roger E. Bruner

About Roger E. Bruner

Roger Bruner worked as a teacher, job counselor, and programmer analyst before retiring to write Christian fiction full-time. A guitarist and songwriter, he is active in his church choir, church praise team, and nursing home ministry. Roger also enjoys reading, web design, photography, and spending time with his wonderful wife, Kathleen. Roger has twelve published novels. Four of them are the now-completed young adult Altered Hearts series, plus three other teen novels. Three are quirky romantic novels (as opposed to genre romance novels). The Devil and Pastor Gus is a speculative satire, and Rosa No-Name is a contemporary coming-of-age novel.

The Flame that Never Goes Out

God’s love is a flame that never goes out. God’s love is a flame that never goes out. God’s love is a flame that never goes out. God’s flame never goes out, no, God’s flame never goes out. A match–once … Continue reading

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The Lord (Who) Never Stops Loving Me

What good can I do? What good can I say That’s good enough to Pay the Lord for loving me? There’s nothing I can do, There’s nothing I can say That’s good enough to Pay the Lord for loving me. … Continue reading

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The Younger Son

There was a man who had two sons, And the younger one said to him, “Give me the portion of wealth which will be mine, So I may enjoy life while I am young.” Then he packed his bags and … Continue reading

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One Lone Angel

In these days of great darkness, The righteous are not spared. Though they’re on mission for their God, The dangers are quite real. Sometimes the Lord assures them That He’s still in control By sending one lone angel forth To … Continue reading

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When Two Friends Walk Together

When two friends walk together, When two friends walk together, When two friends walk together and one falls, The other helps him up. But when someone walks alone, When someone walks alone, When someone walks alone and he falls down, … Continue reading

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When We Return to Him in Faith

Through Moses, God delivered the children of Israel From their Egyptian captivity, And He safely guided them through the wilderness Towards the Promised Land. But, stubborn and rebellious, they sometimes wandered needlessly; Yet God never sleeps, and He stayed close … Continue reading

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Peace on the Earth!

Peace on the earth! Joy to the world! Love to the universe from all those who know the Lord. We can’t live without the Lord. We just can’t live without His love. We just can’t live without the love of … Continue reading

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