In the Shadow of the Cross is a 21-day journey through Scripture following Jesus’ last days as recorded in the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John where you will:

    • Become an eye witness to Jesus’ last days, seeing them from a new perspective
    • Gain a clearer picture of events by taking a Second Glance at what Jesus has to say in all the Gospels
  • Discover a deeper understanding by Looking Beyond the big picture and studying the details

Through it all, you’ll find yourself growing closer to Jesus and falling in love with Him all over again…or maybe even for the first time.


In the Shadow of the Cross, paints a vivid picture for readers and invites them to lean in close during such a pivotal time in Christanity— our Savior’s last days. Key moments come alive through beautiful storytelling as you imagine the weight of every sacrifice that leads Jesus to the cross. I love how Stephanie leads you in prayer, deeper in studying scriptures, and then provides personal application. I highly recommend savoring each page in reflection and falling in love with Jesus all over again.

Jennifer Renee Watson, author of Freedom!: The Gutsy Pursuit of Breakthrough and the Life Beyond It

What an incredible resource and in‐depth look at the final days of Jesus Christ during His time here on Earth. From the prayer prompts, to the word studies, to the suggested additional reading, In the Shadow of the Cross helped me catch a fresh glimpse of those final days. I have a renewed perspective on the incredible details of that week and the powerful and profound effect those final days have on my everyday life.

Kristin Funston, Bible teacher, speaker, ministry leader, and author of More for Mom: Living Your Whole & Holy Life

Stephanie provides a fresh perspective about the last days of Jesus’ life. This study pinpoints the pivotal moments surrounding, and leading up to, the crucifixion. Her writing is honest, relevant, and will speak to the heart of today’s Christian woman. In the Shadow of the Cross is a perfect study for women across the generations.

Mitzi Neely, Peacefully Imperfect Ministries, Author of A Thankful Heart and Dwell in the Psalms

In the Shadow of the Cross invites the reader to take Jesus’ last steps toward the cross with Him and compels the reader to go deeper in thought with insightful questions. The reader will trace Jesus’ final hours as seen through the eyes of each gospel writer and be inspired to see Him through their own as they are encouraged to walk closer with Christ. In the Shadow of the Cross is a must‐have for anyone desiring a closer walk with Jesus. Stephanie invites us on a journey and then gives us what we need the most, a map! This guide is perfect for time alone or with a group.

Jodie Barrett, co‐founder of Faithfully Following Ministries, Bible teacher, and author of Jingle and Joy: Praying Beneath the Tree

Stephanie has put together a beautiful devotional that walks through Jesus’ final days on earth leading up to the cross. In this devotional study of In the Shadow of the Cross, we find hope, help, and a heart throbbing remembrance of the Savior. It’s beautiful! My heart was convicted and comforted and I know yours will be too!

Micah Maddox, Women’s Conference Speaker and Author of Anchored In: Experience a Power‐Full Life in a Problem‐Filled World

Jesus is the way. A great opportunity lays before us to find our way, in Him. The devotional book, In The Shadow of the Cross, will guide you deeper into Christ’s heart so that you can live with more freedom, purpose, and life.

Kelly Balarie, Blogger, Speaker and Author of Fear Fighting: Awakening Courage to Overcome Your Fears and Battle Ready: Train your Mind to Conquer Challenges, Defeat Doubt and Live Victoriously


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