Amid over a decade-long war, Xander Williams finds himself as a soldier-in-training in what’s left of the current military. After several months in cryostasis, he awakens to a new reality. As he discovers the modern world that has befallen him, survivors left to fight live on ships in space, since Earth has turned into a warzone, plagued by vile beings. These entities are bent on life’s annihilation. The light humanity once had turns dim, and their faith is tested like none before. Everyone’s memories, serving as the last connections to the world they once knew, are vague, including Xander’s. One person he cares about is a woman named Leona who gives him the strength to live. The only thing they know for certain is the way they feel for one another. However, as their memories return and the history of the war reveals itself, not everyone and everything are who they appear to be—especially each other.
The year is 2033 and something is happening in Washington State. In the midst of an electoral crisis, the U.S. Supreme Court has been forced to take action, using the judicial system to keep the peace until a new President can be appointed. In the chaos that ensues, thousands of Americans riot in the streets while unseen forces plot to destroy an ailing nation. As Seattle burns, one man is sent on a mission to uncover why a group of prosperity churches has retreated to northern Spokane, using a 3-D construction device to build a wall overnight, separating themselves from the rest of the world. Join a haunted journalist on his quest for answers, a believer on a mission to share the truth of the Gospel to any that have ears to hear, and a determined atheist who will stop at nothing to save his country as he finds himself in the fight of his life while the future of the free world hangs by a thread called Interstate Five.
Melchizedek is a Christian novel that seeks to overcome cultural boundaries while explaining Christian principles through an entertaining and exciting narrative. Enter the world of a not too distant, but all too familiar future. One filled with new technologies, political intrigue, and strange spiritual occurrences while taking the opportunity to examine yourself and your faith (or lack thereof) and remember, Griefers gonna grief.