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Hosts Maxine Marsolini and Jeannie St. John Taylor invite you to relax at "The River" where we'll discuss current life issues, books and authors, money and the family, ministries, and so much more. Maxine Marsolini is an author and life coach. Her books, "Rebuilding Families One Dollar At A Time", "Blended Families", and "Raising Children in Blended Families", plus many family resources can be found at ww.rebuildingfamilies.net. Jeannie St. John Taylor is a fine artist and the author and illustrator of more than 25 books for adults as well as children. You'll find her books, plus a link to read her newest biblical fiction, "City Of A Thousand Gods", and be able to take a peek at her art gallery at: www.jeanniestjohntaylor.com. The goal of KRVR "The River" is to offer encouragement consistent with Christ-centered truths. And it is also KRVR's purpose to present an awareness of what is happening in the world around us. On those days when the show touches on a topic that annoys you, please remember that the opinions expressed by guests of KRVR do not necessarily reflect those held by your hosts.

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Oregon Christian Writers are readying for the February 27th one day conference in Salem, OR. We are blessed to have Robin Lee Hatcher as our keynote speaker and one of the day's workshop presenters. Robin has more than 75 novels and novellas with more than 5 million in print in numerous languages around the globe. Her passion and determination have brought her well-earned success and she's ready to share her writing tips with us. Listen in as Maxine and Jeannie talk with Robin and give you a sneak peek at what will be happening February 27th, 2016 at OCW's winter one-day conference as well as introduce you to her newest book, Keeper of the Stars.
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Daughter of the Cimmaron is Sam Hall's debut novel. With more than 30 years of writing experience, Sam has masterfully created a story from The Great Depression and Dust Bowl years. Life was hard during that era, but not... more

Stacey Stone joins Maxine and Jeannie to talk about her book, The Rescued Breed: When Jesus Shows Up and Transforms Your Pack. Stacy Stone shares life with listeners every day on the Family Life Network and now... more

Are you feeling bad about yourself? All the women listed by name as Jesus' grandmothers in the Bible likely had more reason to feel unworthy than you do. Ruth was a gentile who once served a false god. Jesus' mother was... more

When children leave the home, parents who successfullyt raised younger children are often at a loss as to how to handle their emotions and how to treat adult children. Michele Howe, author of numerous books, chats with Jeannie and... more

Becky Kopitzke is funny and insightful when it comes to being a Super Mom. She joins Maxine and Jeannie to bring eight myths to life and change a difficult parenting journey into an enjoyable journey of conquering the dirty villains of... more

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Do you tire of preparing meals every day? Today Maxine and Jeannie interview Debora M. Coty and talk about her new cookbook, Too Blessed to be Stressed Cookbook. In 20 minutes, meals can be prepared. Cooked without stress! Plus... more

God wants Sunday to be the best part of your week and the Sunday worship the best hour of y our day. Unfortunately it doesn't always work out that way. Today's guest, author and pastor Hal Seed, will help us understand why that happens... more

According to author Eric Walker, the new gene assembly technology is already being targeted by terrorists as a way of eradicating their enemies. In 2010 a congressional panel reported the U. S. would not be prepared for a bioweapon... more