iola the Fresh issue is a fresh read for your moment of peace.

Needing some time to put your feet up and read but the options feel old and tired? Want to really rest and feel ready to face the day again? Introducing iola bookazine the fresh issue.

With iola the Fresh issue you can read story-led articles from female writers like you. It is perfect for when you are desperate for a refresh, and an invigorating experience, so that you can live your Christ-filled life well.


Fresh flowers, fresh food, fresh air and fresh rain!

This issue reminds you God’s mercies are new every morning and he is making all things new. It is fresh wind for when you are flailing, fresh flowers when desperate for beauty, fresh food for your soul, and fresh water for your thirst.

The fresh issue is a companion for your revitalisation. 

Perfect for a Spring or Summer break, the beautiful photography and encouraging articles will inspire, not 'should' all over you.

You’ll find permission to rest, renew and take the time you need to feel refreshed.

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Shay Mason

is from North Carolina, and author of Rest for the Weary. Her passion is helping people go deeper into God’s heart.

Laura Thomas

a Brit living in BC, Canada she is a published christian fiction author of many books. She writes heartwarming encouragement for your soul.

Anna Kettle

is from Liverpool UK. She's the author of ‘Sand between your toes'. She is a big believer in the healing power of words.

Jenny Sanders

is author of ‘Spiritual Feasting’ from the UK, her passion is for people to grasp the magnificence of God’s grace.

Jenni Lisa Howard

is a journalist for the Nationals from the UK has a heart for stories that centre around our identity in Christ.

Krista Hewlett

Krista Hewlett is a writer and speaker from Texas, USA, empowers women through her words and insights.

Katherine Nadene

is a writer from Pennsylvania. She started writing to encourage others.

Noreen Sevret

is from Upstate New York and writes to share how God speaks to us through beauty.

Melissa Smith

Melissa Smith from the suburbs of Texas writes to frame suffering in the context of joy with Christ

Laura Rizkallah

from Upstate New York writes bold beautiful brave words that will stir your heart.

Sue Fulmore

is a freelance writer and speaker from Alberta, Canada, seeking to use words to awaken mind and soul to the realities of the present. 

Meredith Barnes

Meredith Barnes, author of’ All the time’ from Los Angeles, California. A lover of words she writes on finding faith in everyday moments.

Sherri Smith

is an interior designer from Australia. She helps others to embrace a sustainable, healthy, and beautiful home life.

Bec Crooks

is a writer from North Dakota. She shares her thoughts on daily living, growth, disappointment and hope.

Nicole Pilgrim

is a southern girl in Northern Colorado, she writes to help others find joy in small moments.

Samantha DeCosmo

is a writer who believes sharing our stories helps others feel less alone.

Brandii Walker

is from Chicago and is a freelance health writer for women.

Nicole O'Meara

is from North California and writes for Christian women living with rare and chronic diseases

Fresh is real rest for your moment of peace.

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the Fresh issue is only


including p+p and contains all this:

  • 18 fresh articles to read from international female writers & authors

  • Fresh playlist to listen to

  • Colour & Pray

  • Word art to hang

  • Daily bread wall art to make

  • Reflective questions to journal

  • A bunch of beautiful & stunning photos to refresh your soul

  • Bookmarks to use

  • Book introductions

  • Fresh food to eat

  • A view to breathe

  • A blessing to take

  • A glass of fresh fruit smoothie (that’s not actually true, but we wish we could!)

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