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Death on Hold

Death on Hold A Prisoner's Desperate Prayer and the Unlikely Family Who Became God's Answer

By Burton W. Folsom, Anita Folsom
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.27 Stars

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On 1/4 Gracie Lynn wrote: Death on Hold was the first book I’d ever read that was based on the life of an inmate. Very intense at times, somber and sad at others, but told from the perspective of the one who lived the moments. It’s an amazing story of growth, love, forgiveness and God’s redemption. Mitch Rutledge made ... Death on Hold

Gracie Lynn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/4 bassgiraffe wrote: This true story really touched my heart. I hope that Mitch will continue to do good in prison and maybe be released from prison. I also pray for each of Mitch's friends, that they can still be a support for him. Mitch was a boy who had a bad beginning on life but has proved that with Faith you can change ... it will change lives

bassgiraffe's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/29 Leslie wrote: Death On Hold: A Prison's Desperate Prayer and the Unlikely Family Who Became God's Answerby Burton and Anita Folsom was such an awe-inspring book. The book which is mostly the first-hand story of Mitch Rutledge begins when Mitch was young and follows the things he went through including selling ... Death On Hold by Burton and Anita Folsom {A Book Review}

Leslie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/1 Jules29 wrote: This book is an inspirational and moving piece of work. The true story of the life of Mitch Rutledge is told by his two friends who are now like family to him, a man who’s own family deserted him. Mitch grew up on the streets and fell into a life of crime and drugs. Without a strong and stable family, ... Changing lives!

Jules29's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/30 cindy devine wrote: Death row inmate Mitchell Rutledge finds God, himself, and a family of friends on the outside who help him succeed as a useful human being, despite his circumstances. At age 16, illiterate, homeless, and finding himself alone and on the streets after his young mother dies, Mitch takes to the life of ... "The power of the human spirit to triumph over adversity"

cindy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/24 Mr. Geurs wrote: I once taught minors in a juvenile detention center and thought I had the department of corrections -and life on the inside- figured out. Burton and Anita Folsom take the short anecdotes of Mitch Rutledge, an Alabama prisoner serving a life-sentence without the possibility of parole, and paint such a ... Death on hold.

Mr. Geurs' Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/22 Adoption Mama wrote: Freedom comes in all shapes and sizes.And for Mitchell Rutledge, this rings true. He finds himself behind bars, but totally free.Mitch grew up, essentially an orphan who had to learn how to fend for himself. He got involved in the wrong crowds from an early age and got involved with drugs and ended up ... True Freedom

Adoption Mama's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/20 KiaraOliviasmom wrote: Death on Hold is the true story of Mitch Rutledge and his journey from childhood to a life in prison. Everyone has a story and nobody reaches the place they are in life overnight. Death on Hold shows how someone can make choices based on their environment and surroundings that lead to bad choices after ... Death on Hold by Burton Folsom and Anita Folsom

KiaraOliviasmom's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/17 Ryan Scott wrote: Disclaimer: I was given a free copy of this book for the purpose of review. My integrity is not for sale. Those who know me well are aware I would relish the chance to give a bad review in exchange for a free book. If I've failed to do so, it has nothing to do with the source of the material and only ... Death on Hold by Burton and Anita Folson

Ryan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/15 Rick Apperson wrote: I am always hesitant to write anything around the death penalty. I have noticed people's passions are such that they begin to go overboard in arguing their point.So at first I was unsure if I wanted to review Death on Hold by Burt and Anita Folsom. This is the story of Mitch Rutledge, a man on death ... Death on Hold

Rick 's Rating:

4 Stars