Philanthropy Becomes Adventure of Life in New Novel of Spiritual Change

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A rich man’s wonderful tale of entering God’s world, Edith J. Nelson’s “The Time of Your Visitation,” studies the possibilities of redemption, release, and enlightenment for lives mired in the material world.

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At a time ...multi-billionaire Charles Arnold Baron Colzuell decides to leave this world; a person is dispatched to change his mind. Edith J. Nelson's “The Time of Your Visitation” is an inspirational tale of divine intervention and guidance. As often happens, the person is blessed by the visitation of God's messenger inspiration at an extreme moment of stress, when the mind is ready for momentous change.

The messenger convinces him to release his doubts and inhibitions about becoming a philanthropist that he wants deeply in his heart. He had fears as a rich and proud man of being misunderstood. The first act of charity that he does opens up a new vista to him: the world filled with God's generosity and kindness. It soon becomes the adventure of his life.

Blossoming out of his corporate tycoon self is a new man, a man who loves children, who shares experiences with people he never thought of associating with before. Thus, he discovers areas in himself that he never knew existed: an affinity with life and the world that causes true, new beginnings.

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About the Author
Edith J. Nelson is an able artist but prefers portraits over anything else, presenting her work in several museums and colleges. She has been writing stories for years but never sought to publish until now. Mostly, she wrote stories to entertain herself. She married young and raised six children, however not with the husband she is now in love with. For the last 19 years, they have had a meaningful life together. God is prominent in her life and has been since her teens. Her work history: God has guided her through healing reflexology and a business: LETTERS, ETC., which she does now only as a hobby. She worked in retail for a number of years. The last 20 years and more she worked for the state of Michigan from which she retired. She is one of the founding members that helped establish the first African American Museum in her hometown, Muskegon Heights, Michigan 49444.

The Time of Your Visitation * by Edith J. Nelson
The Book of Lore
Trade Paperback; $19.99; 223 pages; 978-1-4628-7069-1
eBook; $9.99; 978-1-4628-7070-7

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