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Happiness in This Life: A Passionate Meditation on Earthly Existence

POPE FRANCIS · Random House
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A collection of homilies, speeches, and "messages of the day" that brings together Pope Francis's wisdom on finding happiness in the here and now

For Pope Francis, appreciating our everyday lives is a spiritual undertaking. Joy is a divine attribute, and creating joy around...
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A Fierce Love: One Woman's Courageous Journey to Save Her Marriage

SHAUNA SHANKS · Zondervan
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Love is easy to give when you are getting it back. Are we still called to God's plan of how to love when we are getting none in return? Shauna Shanks's brave journey through obedience reveals the outcome of when we dare to follow God's ludicrous outline for love as described...
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Love Unending: Rediscovering Your Marriage in the Midst of Motherhood

Becky Thompson · WaterBrook
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

How can I remember how to be a wife when it takes all I've got to be a momma?Since becoming a mom, do you ever feel like your marriage no longer receives the attention it needs to thrive? Do you ever struggle to balance your roles of being both a momma and a wife? Do you ever wonder...
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Different: The Story of an Outside-the-Box Kid and the Mom Who Loved Him

Sally Clarkson · Tyndale House Publishers
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Nathan was different and Sally knew it.From his early childhood, Nathan was bursting with creativity and uncontainable energy, struggling not only with learning issues but also with anxiety and OCD. He saw the world through his own unique lens -- one that often caused him to be labeled...
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Executing Grace: How the Death Penalty Killed Jesus and Why It's Killing Us

Shane Claiborne · HarperOne
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

In this reasoned exploration of justice, retribution, and redemption, the champion of the new monastic movement, popular speaker, and author of the bestselling The Irresistible Revolution offers a powerful and persuasive appeal for the abolition of the death penalty.The Bible says an eye for an eye....
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Your Battles Belong to the Lord: Know Your Enemy and Be More Than a Conqueror

Joyce Meyer · FaithWords
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Put on the armor of God, conquer your problems, and know your real enemy with renowned Bible teacher and New York Times bestselling author, Joyce Meyer.
Have you ever felt you tried every solution on earth to solve a problem, but nothing worked? Have you ever wondered where the difficulties...
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A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women's Rights in Early Mormonism, 1835-1870

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich · Knopf
Pages: 512
Format: Hardcover

From the author of A Midwife's Tale, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Bancroft Prize for History, and The Age of Homespun--a revelatory, nuanced, and deeply intimate look at the world of early Mormon women whose seemingly ordinary lives belied an astonishingly revolutionary...
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Ask the Question: Why We Must Demand Religious Clarity from Our Presidential Candidates

Stephen Mansfield · Baker Books, 2016.
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

For most of American history, the conventional wisdom was that religion was too private a matter to ask a political candidate about. But in a political landscape in which we will see Muslims, atheists, Mormons, Buddhists, and Christians of all stripes running for high office, we cannot...
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I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness

AUSTIN CHANNING BROWN · Convergent Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

From a powerful new voice on racial justice, an eye-opening account of growing up Black, Christian, and female in middle-class white America.

Austin Channing Brown's first encounter with a racialized America came at age 7, when she discovered her parents named her Austin to deceive...
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Joey: How a Blind Rescue Horse Helped Others Learn to See

Jennifer Marshall Bleakley · Tyndale Momentum
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

The heartwarming true story of a blind horse named Joey.
At the height of his show career, this beautiful Appaloosa's majestic stature, strength, and willingness to work made him the perfect partner. But when an injury cost Joey his show career, he moved from one owner to the next, ultimately...
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The Way of Abundance: A 60-Day Journey into a Deeply Meaningful Life

Ann Voskamp · Zondervan
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

What do you do when you wake up and feel like you're not enough for your life? Or when you look out the kitchen window as dusk falls and wonder how do you live when life keeps breaking your heart? As Ann Voskamp writes, "great grief isn't meant to fit inside your body. It's...
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Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies about Who You Are So You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be

Rachel Hollis · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Do you ever suspect that everyone else has life figured out and you don't have a clue? If so, Rachel Hollis has something to tell you: that's a lie.

As the founder of the lifestyle website TheChicSite.com and CEO of her own media company, Rachel...

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The Joy of Discipleship: Reflections from Pope Francis on Walking with Christ

Pope Francis · Loyola Press
Pages: 154
Format: Paperback

"Dear friends, be glad! Do not be afraid of being joyful!" - Pope Francis, from The Joy of Discipleship Near the end of Luke's Gospel, two disciples slowly make their way home from Jerusalem to the village of Emmaus. At the outset, they are deeply saddened by Jesus' tragic...
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Catholicism For Dummies

Rev. John Trigilio Jr. · For Dummies
Pages: 432
Format: Print book

A comprehensive and definitive guide to the Catholic faith Whether you're a member of the faith or just interested in it, Catholicism For Dummies, 3rd Edition offers a casual, straightforward introduction to the ins and outs of the contemporary church. It explores the moral foundations...
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And Still She Laughs: Defiant Joy in the Depths of Suffering

Kate Merrick · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 212
Format: Paperback

Kate Merrick examines the Bible's gritty stories of resilient women as well as her own experience losing a child - a journey followed by more than a million on prayfordaisy.com - to reveal the reality of surprising joy and deep hope even in the midst of heartache.

Is it possible...

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