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Thoughts For The Quiet Ho

Paperback D.L. Moody These devotional readings for a year range over the entire Bible, taking thoughts from nearly every book. In the forword D.L. Moody writes, In this age of rush and activity we need some special call to go apart and be alone with God for a part of each day. Any man or woman who does this faithfully and earnestly cannot be more than twenty-four hours away from God. Surely this is as true now as it was when Moody lived. Those who live in today's world of bustle, anxiety, and turmoil can certainly learn the value of a quiet hour. Thoughts for the Quiet Hour is designed to help Christians establish daily communication with God and find Him present in the activities of their day. Learn More

Attitudes Of Gratitude

Paperback M.J Ryan This is a collection of essays and practical suggestions for anyone who wants to focus on the joy and satisfaction in their everyday life. Candid and story-filled, this book encourages the reader to see the full rather than the empty half of the glass. Learn More

God Came Near Me
Series/Author: Max

Paperback Max Lucado God Came Near Inspire Religion It all happened in a moment -- a most remarkable moment. God came near. He came not as a flash of light or as an unapproachable conqueror, but as One whose first cries were heard by a peasant girl and a sleepy carpenter. The hands that held him were not manicured, but callused and dirty. No silk. No ivory. No hype. No party. No hoopla. God had come near ... for you. Travel back in time and relive Christ the Son of God becoming man. Come with Max as he brings to life the most important event in history ... when God came near. And as you catch a vision of this incredible moment, let it mark the beginning of a new life for yourself. God came near. If he is who he says he is, there is no truth more worthy of your time. Learn More

Radical Jesus
Series/Author: 3VBibleSt

Paperback Dennis Meaker 3V Bible Studies Young Adult Religion An Investigative Bible Study Method Using Questions to Examine Scripture from 3 Views 3-V is a series of seven different advanced Bible study courses designed for the Sr. High level. 3-V is a serious learning tool that forces students to think, by challenging them to investigate. Throughout a variety of texts and topics, 3-V poses a series of three probing questions in order to enhance a student's comprehension, interpretation, and application of a scripture. These 3-Views are - View 1 - What's the Text? (Comprehension) What does the scripture specifically say? How do different Bible translation versions word the same passage? View 2 - What's the Context? (Interpretation) What is the story behind the story? What was the cultural and social background of the people who were addressed? Do we find terms in the scripture that were commonplace to people of the day...but unfamiliar to us? What were the events that took place prior to the passage? Exploring all of the background information that envelops a Bible verse can improve our understanding. View 3 - What's Next? (Application) How do we apply our new scriptural understanding to our contemporary daily lives? How will we change in response? Learn More

Series/Author: John

Paperback John and Stasi Eldredge Unveiling the Mystery of a Woman's Soul Inspire Religion Every woman was once a little girl. And every little girl holds in her heart her most precious dreams. She longs to be swept up into a romance, to play an irreplaceable role in a great adventure, to be the Beauty of the story. And yet?how many women do you know who ever find that life? Most women think they have to settle for a life of efficiency and duty, striving to be the women they ought to be but often feeling they have failed. Sadly, too many messages for Christian women add to the pressure. Do these ten things, and you will be a godly woman. The effect has not been good on the feminine soul. The message of Captivating is this: Your heart matters more than anything else in all creation. The desires you had as a little girl and the longings you still feel are telling you of the life God created you to live. He offers to rescue your heart and release you to live as a fully alive and feminine woman. A woman who is truly captivating. (less) Learn More

Storm Warning
Series/Author: Billy

Hardcover Billy Graham Inspire Religion An examination of the imminence of Christ's return in light of today's headlines and the events recorded in Scripture. The morning newspapers are jammed with alarming headlines and stories asking questions no one can answer. In Storm Warning, Billy Graham examines the problems facing America today compared with what is to come as revealed in the Bible. He answers the tough questions as only he can with astute biblical insight, and points to the hope and renewal found in Christ—for our families, our nation, and our world. Includes an in-depth analysis of the four horsemen of Revelation chapter six as well as insight on: Signs of the times The Apocalypse Standing before God Learn More

Living Your Strengths
Series/Author: Albert

Hardcover Albert Winseman Inspire Religion Personal stories and actionable advice for the spiritually committed, all rooted in a decades of research. Even in a country as religious as the U.S., many people feel disengaged from their faith communities. More than half report that they really don't get the opportunity in their congregation to do what they do best. People just feel disconnected. Maybe it's because those faith communities make unwitting missteps: Pastors ask shy people to be Greeters, or recruit innately disorganized people to coordinate church events. The problem is simply this: Too many people's talents are going unappreciated. But it doesn't have to be this way. Living Your Strengths shows readers how to use their innate gifts to enrich their faith communities. The book --- written by onetime pastors Albert Winseman and Curt Liesveld, and Donald O. Clifton, co-author of the national bestseller Now, Discover Your Strengths --- shows people how to identify and affirm their talents, and how to use them for growth and service. Most importantly, Living Your Strengths helps people discover their true calling. The book includes an ID code that gives readers access to, a personality assessment that reveals user's top 5 talent themes. Spiritual enrichment begins with turning talents into strengths. Living Your Strengths is an indispensable guide to help readers to just that. Learn More

In The Eye Of The Storm
Series/Author: Max

Hardcover In the Eye of the Storm by Max Lucado (Goodreads Author) One day in the life of Christ. Call it a tapestry of turmoil: A noisy pictorial in which the golden threads of triumph knot against the black, frazzled strings of tragedy. Call it a symphony of emotions: A sunrise-to-sunset orchestration of extremes. One score is brassy with exuberance -- the next moans with sorrow. Whatever you call it -- call it real. Author Max Lucado calls it the second most stressful day in the life of our Savior. Before the morning becomes evening Jesus has reason to weep, then run, then shout, the curse, then praise, then doubt. Within a matter of moments his world is turned upside down. Sound familiar? The pink slip comes. The doctor calls. The divorce papers arrive. The check bounces. The life that had been calm is now chaotic. The world that had been serene is now stormy. Assailed by doubts. Pummeled by demands. If you've ever wondered if God in heaven can relate to you on earth, then read and re-read this pressure-packed day in the life of Christ. It is the only day, aside from the crucifixion, that all four gospels recorded. Lucado has interwoven their accounts in such a way that you will be assured that God knows how you feel. And you will be assured that within every torrent there is a calm center -- a place you can stand when your world gets windy. The Eye of the Storm. Learn More

My Final Word
Series/Author: Charles

Hardcover My Final Word: Holding Tight to the Issues that Matter Most by Charles W. Colson, Anne Morse (With) One of the most respected and influential Christian leaders of the last several decades, Chuck Colson engaged millions through his books, public speaking, and radio broadcasts. In My Final Word, longtime Colson coauthor Anne Morse has selected and arranged pieces Colson wrote mostly during the last decade of his life, spotlighting what he saw as key topics of ongoing importance for Christian cultural engagement. Some of these issues include: crime and punishment natural law Islam same-sex marriage the persecution of Christians and more Longtime readers and new readers alike will be struck by the power and immediacy of Colson’s arguments. My Final Word is a fitting end to Colson’s distinguished publishing career, a behind-the-scenes encounter with an influential thinker, and a needed call to an ongoing and relevant Christian public witness. Learn More

Series/Author: Joseph

Hardcover James Stowell Eternity: Reclaiming a Passion for What Endures Inspire Religion Dr. Stowell shows how using heaven as our point of reference can lend new balance to our life on earth and provide fresh alternatives for a world filled with hollow pursuits. Learn More

Light For My Path

Paperback Light For My Path For Women by Various (Creator) What does God say about guilt? What about hope or forgiveness or lust? His guidance on these issues and more are covered in Light for My Path. This wonderful book is chock full of God's words on more than sixty topics-arranged alphabetically-that provide real and powerful promises from the Creator of the universe. Light for My Path offers readers true refreshment for the spirit and a renewed sense of God's commitment to His children. lives. This contemporary package makes a perfect gift for oneself or a friend. Learn More

And The Angels Were Silen
Series/Author: Max

Paperback Max Lucado And The Angels Were Silent Inspire Relgion When a person knows the end is near, only the important matters. So, if you know of Christ, ponder His final days. But where does one begin such a difficult -- yet critically eternal -- journey? With Max Lucado! In this hardcover rerelease of one of his most insightful and moving books ever, Lucado leads readers from Friday's defeat to Sunday's victory. Like never before, believers and seekers alike will see Christ's passion, sense His power, and hear His promise. They'll ponder anew how His final journey was just the beginning of a whole new life and whole new plan -- the living example of what really matters for their own lives today and eternally. Learn More