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God Has a Plan for Your Life Discovery That Makes All the Difference [PB,2008]
Thumea Nlaun Inc2008
(THE LANGUAGE OF LETTING GO) BY BEATTIE, MELODY(Author)Hazelden Publishing & Educational ...
Hazelden Publishing & Educational Services
In this popular meditation book, Melody Beattie evolves the experiences and expertise that she boldly shared in the New York Times best seller Codependent No More into 366 moving reflections and prayers to guide us through each day of the year. Beattie's wise and intimate meditations remind us that the best way to heal and grown is to take responsibility for our own pain and self-care. She helps us stay focused on the fundamentals of ...
Trail Guide To The Body (4th Edition)
Books of Discovery
Trail Guide to the Body is the most effective and engaging way to master palpation and musculoskeletal anatomy. Now, the new 4th Edition offers even more — new illustrations, practical tips, more kinesiology and a complimentary DVD that brings palpation to life! Included for the first time with the textbook — a complimentary DVD for practicing palpation! Author Andrew Biel coaches students on palpation in this ...
Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie: The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell, 1847 (Dear America Series)
Thirteen-year-old Hattie Campbell records the details of her family's harrowing migration to Oregon in a covered wagon and describes the many challenges, both joyful and tragic, that mark the journey.
Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
In August 1914, explorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew set sail from England for Antarctica, where Shackleton hoped to be the first man to cross the uncharted continent on foot. Five months later, the Endurance - just a day's sail short of its destination - became locked in an island of ice, and its destiny and men became locked in history. For ten months the ice-moored Endurance drifted until it was finally crushed, and Shackleton and his crew ...
Above All Else: A World Champion Skydiver's Story of Survival and What It Taught Him About Fear, Adversity, ...
Skyhorse Publishing, 2011
World famous competitive skydiver and coach Dan Brodsky-Chenfeld presents proven tools and techniques for success and explains how they can be used in everyday life. Dan survived a plane crash from which sixteen of the twenty-two people on board were killed. He was left critically injured and woke up from a six-week-long coma with a broken neck, broken skull, severe head trauma, a collapsed lung, and other serious internal injuries. Against all ...
My Utmost for His Highest, Updated Edition
Discovery House Publishers, 2010
Oswald Chambers was gifted with extracting the essence of biblical principles and condensing them into potent, thought-provoking, and life-changing devotions. They don't take a lot of time to read, but they can infuse you with the timeless truths of the Bible. In this edition of My Utmost for His Highest, you get updated-language daily devotionals that have become an enduring favorite because Oswald Chambers used his spiritual gifts so wisely ...
My Utmost for His Highest (Easy Print Books)
Discovery House Publishers, 1998
Where can you turn to deepen your love and understanding of God? In the classic devotional My Utmost for His Highest, author Oswald Chambers offers inspiring thoughts that have encouraged millions of readers for many years. This updated edition in today’s language provides thought-provoking meditations to cultivate a closer walk with God. Gain a fresh perspective on how you can grow in your faith as you discover more about God and ...
Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret
Dr. and Mrs. HOWARD TAYLOR
Discovery House Publishers, 1990
Explores the life and faith of Hudson Taylor, the man God used to open China to the gospel. A classic book on true spirituality and the life of faith.
I Dared to Call Him Father; An Incredible Journey of Discovery Begins when a High-Born Muslim Woman Opens the ...
Kingsway / S.T.L.
A Searing Wind: Book Three of Contact: The Battle for America
Pocket Books, 2012
Set against the tragic war sparked by Hernando de Soto’s brutal invasion of the American South, A Searing Wind brings to an electrifying climax all the intense historical action and authenticity of W. Michael and Kathleen O’Neal Gear’s “magnificent” (Douglas Preston) and “powerful” ( Kirkus Reviews ) bestselling series. Once exiled by the Chicaza for cowardice in battle, Black Shell nevertheless dedicates his soul to stemming ...
David Hackett Fischer
Simon & Schuster
In this sweeping, enthralling biography, acclaimed historian David Hackett Fischer brings to life the remarkable Samuel de Champlain -- soldier, spy, master mariner, explorer, cartographer, artist, and Father of New France. Born on France's Atlantic coast, Champlain grew to manhood in a country riven by religious warfare. The historical record is unclear on whether Champlain was baptized Protestant or Catholic, but he fought in France's ...
South Mountain Books, 2004
This is the classic account of how the United States got to the moon. It is a book for those who were part of Apollo and want to recapture the experience and for those of a new generation who want to know how it was done. Republished in 2004 with a new Foreword by the authors.
Prayers for Prodigals
Discovery House Publishers, 2011
When dealing with a prodigal becomes tiring and discouraging, your thoughts and emotions may not always be easy to express. Prayers for Prodigals by James Banks offers strength and encouragement through 90 days of practical prayers. You will also find inspiring meditations drawn from Scripture and the personal experiences of other parents. Gain fresh insights as you talk with God and depend on Him to answer your prayers.
The Story of Art
E. H. Gombrich
Phaidon Press Limited
Gombrich's book has a very specific purpose: he wants to tell the history of art as a continuous story, focusing on Western art and its gradual approach to the visual world. In strong contrast to most other art history texts, Gombrich's book has a thesis, and therefore an argument. In choosing among the various alternates (Janson, Gardner, Stokstad, etc.) it is important to bear this in mind. The size and compression of his book is not its ...
The Complete Works of Oswald Chambers
Discovery House Publishers, 2013
Now readers can have all of Oswald Chambers’ more than forty books, including My Utmost for His Highest and several studies printed nowhere else, in one complete volume! This elegant, hardcover book is a compilation of the spiritual legacy left behind by Oswald Chambers. Insightful notes by award-winning author and Chambers historian David McCasland add to this timeless treasure that readers will enjoy again and again.
Big House Press, 2012
At the age of twenty-eight, Greta Mills leans heavily on her closest companion - stashed away bottles of vodka hidden in every nook and corner of her daily existence. Traumatized by her hand in the death of a young boy seventeen years prior, Greta struggles to change her cycle of never-ending defeat. Through her desperation and hard lessons comes a surprising journey of self-discovery and inner-strength as she forges to come to terms with her ...
The Civil War: A Narrative, Vol. II: Fredericksburg to Meridian
Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all time The first volume of Shelby Foote's tremendous narrative of the Civil War was greeted enthusiastically by critics and readers alike (see back of jacket for comments). In this dramatic second volume the scope and power, the lively portrayal of exciting personalities, and the memorable re-creation of events have continued unmistakably. In addition, "Fredericksburg ...
From Caterpillar To Butterfly (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science: ...
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. After a caterpillar comes to school in a jar, the children are captivated as it eats, grows, and eventually becomes a beautiful painted lady butterfly.
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