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Monastic Practices

Charles Cummings · Cistercian Publications
Pages: 210
Format: Print book

For three decades, Monastic Practices has been a valued resource for English-speaking aspirants to monastic life. In this revised edition, updated and expanded, Charles Cummings, OCSO, explores the common practices of the monastic life in order to rediscover them as viable means of leading...
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Is This the End?: Signs of God's Providence in a Disturbing New World

David Jeremiah · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The world seems more fractured each day. People are asking, "Is this the End?" Never have the headlines been this jarring, the cultural changes this rapid, or the moral decay this pronounced. What on earth is happening? After each new occurrence, the most oft-heard questions are,...
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Dig Deep: 7 Truths to Finding the Strength Within

JC Watts · Regnery Faith
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

In Dig Deep, J.C. Watts offers seven powerful maxims that have kept him grounded throughout his roller-coaster career from star college quarterback to U.S. Congressman. The first black Republican ever elected to a leadership position in Congress, Watts resisted the rat-race of Washington...
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And It Was Beautiful: Celebrating Life in the Midst of the Long Good-Bye

Kara Tippetts · David C. Cook
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

"I was here. I saw beauty. I embraced it."
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Hunting Hope: Dig Through the Darkness to Find the Light

Nika Maples · Worthy Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Hope is not an accident. Sometimes it has to be hunted, and hunting it takes courage. Hope hunters know how to excavate hope from hardship. There is dirt underneath their fingernails and sweat on their shirts. They rake through the rubble of an unwanted situation, digging into difficult...
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The Most Excellent Way to Lead: Discover the Heart of Great Leadership

Perry Noble · Tyndale House Publishers
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Speakers often use the words vision, boldness, and influence to describe the characteristics of effective leaders. Perry Noble, in The Most Excellent Way to Lead, makes the case that the heart of great leadership lies elsewhere. Perry, despite "winning" the label "least likely...
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Hospice: The Last Responder

Ellen J Windham · West Bow Press
Pages: 190
Format: Print book

It is my hope and prayer this book will teach, encourage, and empower you and your loved one. It is a journey that requires the knowledge in this book to understand what hospice services are available to help care for you as well as your loved one. It is a journey that will be one free...
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Religion, Art, and Money: Episcopalians and American Culture from the Civil War to the Great Depression

Peter W. Williams · University of North Carolina Press
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

This cultural history of mainline Protestantism and American cities--most notably, New York City--focuses on wealthy, urban Episcopalians and the influential ways they used their money. Peter W. Williams argues that such Episcopalians, many of them the country's most successful industrialists...
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Journey to 50: How to Live with Gratitude, Grace and the Effects of Gravity

Laurie Russell · Elevate Faith
Pages: 265
Format: Print book

In a culture enamored with youth and beauty, the 50th birthday is often seen as a death sentence ... in more ways than one. It's easy to see why ... What used to be perky is now otherwise. What's trending now trumps wisdom. A once-healthy body now declares mutiny on any healthy...
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A Radical Faith: The Assassination of Sister Maura

Eileen Markey · Nation Books
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

The 1980 rape and murder of four American women - three of them Catholic nuns - by the U.S.-trained military of El Salvador shocked the American public and set off a decade of debate over Cold War policy in Latin America. But as Congress held hearings, the State Department, CIA, and FBI traded...
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F.I.T. 10 Steps To Your Faith Inspired Transformation: Healthy, Happy, & Fit God's Way

Kim Dolan Leto · Fedd Books
Pages: 159
Format: Print book

Achieve health the right way from the inside out! Many diet and fitness books claim that losing ten pounds in ten days will bring the health and happiness we are looking for. But the truth is that health and happiness requires more than a few weeks of intense dietary restriction or physical...
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The Soul of Doubt: The Religious Roots of Unbelief from Luther to Marx

Dominic Erdozain · Oxford University Press
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

It is widely assumed that science is the enemy of religious faith. The idea is so pervasive that entire industries of religious apologetics converge around the challenge of Darwin, evolution, and the "secular worldview." This book challenges such assumptions by proposing a different...
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Hidden Christmas: The Surprising Truth Behind the Birth of Christ

Timothy Keller · Viking
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

From pastor and New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller comes the perfect gift for the holidays - a profoundly moving and intellectually provocative examination of the Nativity story Even people who are not professing Christians think they are familiar with the story of the Nativity....
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The Antidote: Healing America From the Poison of Hate, Blame and Victimhood

Jesse Lee Peterson · WND Books
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

For a half century or more, black people have labored under the spell of what Jesse Lee Peterson calls the "alchemists." These are the race hustlers, media hacks, politicians, community organizers and the like who promise to "fundamentally transform" America. The transformation...
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The Invisible Bestseller: Searching for the Bible in America

Kenneth A Briggs · Eerdmans Publishing Company
Pages: 255
Format: Print book

A personal and journalistic inquiry into the Bible's disappearance from American life In The Invisible Bestseller veteran religion writer Kenneth Briggs asks how the Bible remains the best-selling book of all time, while fewer Americans than ever can correctly articulate what it says,...
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