books about: beliefs
D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths
Read by Paul Newman, Sidney Poitier, Kathleen Turner, and Matthew Broderick Here are the immortals of Olympus—the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece—as freshly described as if they were alive today. Mighty Zues with his fistful of thunderbolts; mischievous little Hermes; grey-eyed Athena, godess of wisdom; Asclepius, the first physician; Orpheus and his beloved Euridice; Helios the sun, crossing the heavens in his ...
The Knowledge of the Holy: The Attributes of God: Their Meaning in the Christian Life
A. W. Tozer
An Inspiring Classic on the Nature of God What is the nature of God? How can we recapture a real sense of God's majesty and truly live in the Spirit? This beloved book, a modern classic of Christian testimony and devotion, addresses these and other vital questions, showing us how we can rejuvenate our prayer life, meditate more reverently, understand God more deeply, and experience God's presence in our daily lives. Informative and inspiring, ...
My Utmost for His Highest Journal: A Daily Devotional Journal
Featuring the complete, classic text of Oswald Chambers's My Utmost for His Highest, the world's best-selling devotional gets even better as a daily devotional.
Beyond Belief Publisher: FaithWords
The Life Recovery Bible: The 12 Step Bible for People in Recovery
Tyndale House Publishers
A specialty Bible, featuring the entire Living Bible text, designed to introduce readers not only to the source of true wisdom for recovery--God's Word--but also to the source of power for deliverance--God himself. Features include introductions for every book in the Bible, outlines, historical information, recovery themes and reflections, Twelve Step and Serenity Prayer Devotionals, an index, and more.
The Heavenly Man: The Remarkable True Story of Chinese Christian Brother Yun
This is the intensely dramatic story of how God took a young, half-starved boy from a poor village in Henan Province and used him mightily to preach the gospel, despite horrific opposition. Brother Yun is one of China's house church leaders, a man who despite his relative youth has suffered prolonged torture and imprisonment for his faith. Instead of focusing on the many miracles or experiences of suffering, however, Yun prefers to emphasise ...
Daily Bible New International Version
F Lagard Smith
Harvest House Publishers
Bound in soft–touch Milano Softone™, a durable polyurethane product with pleasing tactile qualities, this unique chronological presentation of God’s story unfolds before you in each day’s reading. Studying God’s Word becomes a fresh, inviting, enriching experience. In The Daily Bible® you’ll find these helpful features: Chronological/Historical Arrangement of Every Book of the Bible lets you easily understand God’s ...
Angel, sold into prostitution as a child, survives by keeping her hatred for men alive. Then she meets Michael Hosea who loves her unconditionally. Day by day, he defies Angel's every bitter expectation until, despite her resistance, her heart begins to thaw. But with her unexpected softening come overwhelming feelings of unworthiness and fear. So Angel runs...
Fresh Wind, Fresh Fire
The Times Are Urgent God Is on the Move Now Is the Moment to ... ask God to ignite his fire in your soul! Pastor Jim Cymbala believes that Jesus wants to renew his people---to call us back from spiritual dead ends, apathy, and lukewarm religion. Cymbala knows the difference firsthand. Thirty-five years ago his own church, the Brooklyn Tabernacle, was a struggling congregation of twenty. Then they began to pray ... God began to move ... ...
Streams in the Desert
Mrs. Charles E. Cowman
In a barren wilderness, L. B. Cowman long ago discovered a fountain that sustained her, and she shared it with the world, Streams in the Desert -- her collection of prayerful meditations, Christian writings, and God's written promises--has become one of the most dearly loved, best-selling devotionals of all time since its first publication in 1925. Filled with insight into the richness of God's provision and the purpose of His plan, this ...
Hope for the Flowers [With Recorded by Trina Paulus]
Hope's theme of life, moving through seeming death to a new and more beautiful life, has touched the hearts of millions of people. Hope for the Flowers is for young and old, lovers, husbands and wives. It's a book to learn to read with, or to comfort those who are dying or grieving. In the tale, the caterpillar heroes, Stripe and Yellow, want something more from life than eating and growing bigger. They get caught up in a "caterpillar pillar," a ...
Notes from the Universe: New Perspectives from an Old Friend
Atria Books/Beyond Words
What if the Universe were to send you frequent reminders of the absolute power you have over your life? Author Mike Dooley, an interpreter for the Universe, has done exactly that in Notes from the Universe -- a collection of empowering, invaluable truths that can be read front to back or opened at random. This first book in the Notes from the Universe trilogy teaches its readers to live a life far richer than they had previously thought ...
A Monster Calls: Inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
An unflinching, darkly funny, and deeply moving story of a boy, his seriously ill mother, and an unexpected monstrous visitor. At seven minutes past midnight, thirteen-year-old Conor wakes to find a monster outside his bedroom window. But it isn't the monster Conor's been expecting-- he's been expecting the one from his nightmare, the nightmare he's had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments. The monster in his backyard ...
IVP Books, 2011
In 2006, Christianity Today voted this title to be one of the top 50 books that have shaped evangelicals! During the past 20 years, J. I. Packer's classic has revealed to over one million Christians around the world the wonder, the glory and the joy of knowing God. This anniversary edition is completely retypeset, with Americanized language and spelling, and a new preface by the author.
Deconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason
"...and then Noah loaded the dinosaurs onto the ark." Assertions like these seem comical until you realize that many Christian parents aren't kidding when they teach them to their children as facts. Every day, impressionable young minds are conditioned to blindly accept wild biblical tales of floating zoos, talking shrubbery, 900-year-old humans, the undead, curses, levitation, demon/human hybrids and men who obtain super-human strength from the ...
The Crippled Lamb, Collector's Edition
To celebrate the 5th anniversary of the classic children's tale of Joshua the lamb, The Crippled Lamb Collector's Edition features a new cover design and additional commentary by authors Max Lucado and his daughters. Also includes a compact disc featuring Jodi Benson reading the story of The Crippled Lamb and singing original music from the animated video.
The Secret Power of Speaking God's Word
#1 New York Times bestselling author Joyce Meyer teaches readers how to create change in their lives and truly receive God's blessings. Includes powerful Scriptures covering over 50 topics, such as patience, loneliness, and wisdom.
Valley of Vision: A collection of Puritan Prayers & Devotions
Banner of Truth
The strength of Puritan character and life lay in prayer and meditation. In this practice the spirit of prayer was regarded as of first importance and the best form of prayer, for living prayer is the characteristic of genuine spirituality. Yet prayer is also vocal and may therefore on occasions be written. Consequently in the Puritan tradition there are many written prayers and meditations which constitute an important corpus of inspiring ...
The Joy of Living: Unlocking the Secret and Science of Happiness
Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
Three Rivers Press
An illuminating perspective on the science of meditation—and a handbook for transforming our minds, bodies, and lives In The Joy of Living , world-renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche—the “happiest man in the world”—invites us to join him in unlocking the secrets to finding joy and contentment in the everyday. Using the basic meditation practices he provides, we can discover paths through our problems, transforming ...
The Picture Bible
Chariot Victor Publishing
For years, The Picture Bible has delighted young and old. Now updated with interesting new features, including "Did you know?" fact pages, time line, story listing, maps, and more, kids will love the great stories and action pictures of the newly revised Picture BIble. God's Word will come alive for hours of family reading enjoyment. Newly designed with a fresh cover, text, and maps, this Scripture makes an ideal first Bible for ...
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