JED: A Boy's Passion Turns Into a Father's Peace: The Monroe Family, Volume 2 by Jim Wetton audiobook

JED: A Boy's Passion Turns Into a Father's Peace: The Monroe Family, Volume 2: A Boy’s Passion Turns Into a Father’s Peace

By Jim Wetton
Read by Michael Reaves

Pro Audio Voices 9781642375473

The Monroe Family Series: Book 2

15.22 Hours Unabridged
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What do you do when your heart yearns for more but obligation holds you back? Jedidiah lives in the 1800's Wheeling, Virginia - a boy who dreams of traveling west and the adventures that await him. His parents, however, cling to the hope and expectation that he will follow in his father's footsteps and become pastor of the local church. When he convinces his parents to let him go west with some friends of the family, Jed discovers adventures far beyond his imaginings - both exciting and tragic. Settling in Independence, Missouri, a way station for settlers traveling the American West, Jed falls in love. Even as he starts a family, he finds opportunities to chase his wanderlust into the unsettled frontier - including fighting in two U.S. wars. From the 1830’s through the 1860’s, Jed's adventure-seeking is how he tries to find the peace, contentment, and security that are missing from his life. But at what cost? Will Jed be able to overcome his demons and find peace? Journey at Jed's side in this epic historical fiction, embracing his adventures and accomplishments, and growing with him through his life's tragedies.

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What do you do when your heart yearns for more but obligation holds you back? Jedidiah lives in the 1800's Wheeling, Virginia - a boy who dreams of traveling west and the adventures that await him. His parents, however, cling to the hope and expectation that he will follow in his father's footsteps and become pastor of the local church. When he convinces his parents to let him go west with some friends of the family, Jed discovers adventures far beyond his imaginings - both exciting and tragic. Settling in Independence, Missouri, a way station for settlers traveling the American West, Jed falls in love. Even as he starts a family, he finds opportunities to chase his wanderlust into the unsettled frontier - including fighting in two U.S. wars. From the 1830’s through the 1860’s, Jed's adventure-seeking is how he tries to find the peace, contentment, and security that are missing from his life. But at what cost? Will Jed be able to overcome his demons and find peace? Journey at Jed's side in this epic historical fiction, embracing his adventures and accomplishments, and growing with him through his life's tragedies.

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Author Bio: Jim Wetton

Author Bio: Jim Wetton

Jim Wetton‘s other work includes his first book, Not in Charge…Anymore which provides a personal development of spiritual leadership in an ever-changing secular world. His first novel, JED, is the sequel to JACOB and follows the wanderlust of a young man and his life changing moments that portrays the vision that his grandfather Jacob envisioned for him.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Action & Adventure
Runtime: 15.22
Audience: Adult
Language: English