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Rising Above a Toxic Workplace: Taking Care of Yourself in an Unhealthy Environment

Gary D Chapman · Northfield Publishing; New Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Toxic organizations are rife with conflict, fear and anger. The environment causes people to have physiological responses as if they're in a fight-or-flight situation. Healthy people become ill. Colds, flu and stress-related illnesses such as heart attacks are more common. By contrast,...
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Never Unfriended: The Secret to Finding & Keeping Lasting Friendships

Lisa Jo Baker · B&H Books
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

In a world where women can unfriend each other with the swipe of a finger, how do we find friendships that we can trust to last? Maybe by first becoming those kinds of lasting friends ourselves.As the community manager at the website incourage.me since 2010, Lisa-Jo Baker has had the chance...
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The Birth Order Book: Why You Are the Way You Are

Dr. Kevin Leman · Fleming H. Revell Company
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Dr. Leman's classic bestseller offers key insights into how birth order affects personality, marriage and relationships, parenting style, career, and children. Newly repackaged.
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Raising the Perfectly Imperfect Child: Facing the Challenges with Strength, Courage, and Hope

Boris Vujicic · WaterBrook Press
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

"You may lack limbs, but don't let that define what you can or can't do." That's the life-changing advice Boris Vujicic spoke to his son, Nick, who was born without arms or legs. With the help of his parents, Nick has become an internationally-known inspirational...
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Visits From Heaven: One Man's Eye-Opening Encounter with Death, Grief, and Comfort from the Other Side

Pete Deison · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

A tragic suicide may have ended the earthly life of Harriet Deison, but it didn't end the love story she shared with her husband, Pete. Their connection continued through Pete's vivid dreams of Harriet sent from her new home in heaven. Pete and Harriet Deison were enjoying...
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The Martyr's Oath: Living for the Jesus They're Willing to Die For

Johnnie Moore · Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Be Inspired by Amazing Eyewitness Stories of Hope and Courage from the Persecuted ChurchWe are witnessing an astonishing escalation in Christian persecution like we have rarely seen since the first century. Some estimate that every five minutes, a Christian is martyred for his or her faith....
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The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God's Holy Warriors

DAN JONES · Viking
Pages: 428
Format: Hardcover

A narrative history of the Knights Templar draws on extensive original sources to separate fact from myth, exploring their actual work and influence, the reasons they fell out of favor, and whether or not they were guilty of heresy.
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Mother Angelica Her Grand Silence: The Last Years and Living Legacy

Raymond Arroyo · Doubleday
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

"Even now, I still meet with Mother in memory and in spirit. And though I miss her physical presence, the writing of this work has allowed me to once again spend long hours with her and share her essence with others. This final book in the canon captures the last bittersweet years...
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Call to mercy

Mother Teresa · Image
Pages: 364
Format: Print book

Published to coincide with Pope Francis's Year of Mercy and the Vatican's canonization of Mother Teresa, this new book of unpublished material by a humble yet remarkable woman of faith whose influence is felt as deeply today as it was when she was alive, offers Mother Teresa's profound...
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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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The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World

BART EHRMAN · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times bestselling authority on early Christianity, the story of how Christianity grew from a religion of twenty or so peasants in rural Galilee to the dominant religion in the West in less than four hundred years.Christianity didn't have to become the dominant religion...
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The Martyr's Oath: Living for the Jesus They're Willing to Die For

Johnnie Moore · Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Pages: 215
Format: Hardcover

Be Inspired by Amazing Eyewitness Stories of Hope and Courage from the Persecuted ChurchWe are witnessing an astonishing escalation in Christian persecution like we have rarely seen since the first century. Some estimate that every five minutes, a Christian is martyred for his or her faith....
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A Pair of Miralces: A Story of Autism, Faith, and Determined Parenting

KARLA AKINS · Kregel Publications
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

"A parent's gripping journey of awareness, acceptance, and appreciation of her two boys dealing with significant challenges brought on by autism."--Stephen Mark Shore, EdDWhen Karla Akins hoped that her autistic sons could learn to read and function independently, doctors warned...
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The Seven Storey Mountain: Fiftieth-Anniversary Edition

Thomas Merton · Harcourt Brace; 50th Anniversary edition
Format: Hardcover

This beautifully produced commemorative edition includes an account of the book’s original publication by Merton’s editor, Robert Giroux, an Introduction by Merton’s biographer, Father William Shannon, and Merton’s own Introduction to the Japanese edition.
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