knelt at an altar in a small church holding a revival
Eugene, Oregon in 1966 and surrendered her life to Jesus Christ. A life
of neglect, abuse, street life, alcoholism and confinement in jail,
juvenile home and mental institution. But at that altar all these "old
things" passed away and she left that church a twenty year old "new
creation". God had healed her mind and delivered her from the alcohol
addiction that had so controlled her life. This was but the beginning
of a "new life" that eventually propelled her into a ministry that
still blesses thousands of souls across America. And the books of
inspiration that came from her experiences bless thousands more around
Interview with Angela Buck
you have a favorite quote or
passage from Angels Walk With Me that you'd like to share with us?
“God is for us, always and in every situation and never
against us. And if God is for us who can be against us?”
After reading Angels Walk With Me, what
want people to take away with them?
That in spite of our mistakes, tragedies, hurts, disappointments, and
unfair dealings that come our way and we seemingly have no control of,
yet against all odds God can and will help us and turn around
everything in our life that seems so wrong and work it out for our
good. And if we will keep our faith in God it will all turn out all
right in the end.
Which deceased author would you most like
take out to dinner?
Charles Dickens. He wrote from his heart and he cared deaply about
people and their sufferings, their sorrows, poverty and also their
joys, goodness and happiness.
What is the best contemporary novel
in the last year?
Not a novel, but the same book that I read continually year after year,
the Bible. Always up to date in every situation and showing the
handiwork of God in individuals lives and always giving us hope in
Had you always wanted to be a writer?
No, but God told me to write, and when I write I feel His Hand
What was the book that most influenced
life and why?
A book, the title of which I have forgotten. It was a series of short
stories about song writers and what inspired them to write their songs.
I found that many of them of them wrote their songs in the midst of
tragedy and loss. It seemed to me, that out of their sorrows and from
their grieving hearts, came their most meaningful words of comfort and
hope to others. Like sweet coming from bitter and a healing balm coming
from a wound.
What is the best writing advice you've
Write what you feel in your heart, what you care about and what you
What are some of your favorite books from
Diary of Anne Frank.
What do you think of eBooks? Do you
I think it is great, the best thing that has happened for readers,
writers and publishers. It is easy to purchase and read an eBook and it
enables writers to get their books and stories out there for others to
read, learn from and be entertained by, and at a very affordable cost
If you could choose one superhero power,
would it be and why?
God and the Holy Ghost. The New Testament, especially the Gospels and
the Book of Acts. They are full of supernatural power, miracles, etc.
Even the Old Testament. Look at how God parted the Red Sea in the book
of Exodus so the Isrealites could walk through and escape from Egypt.