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The Hour of Sunlight: One Palestinian's Journey from Prisoner to Peacemaker
Sami al Jundi
As a teenager in Palestine, Sami al Jundi had one ambition: overthrowing Israeli occupation. With two friends, he began to build a bomb to use against the police. But when it exploded prematurely, killing one of his friends, al Jundi was caught and sentenced to ten years in prison. It was in an Israeli jail that his unlikely transformation began. Al Jundi was welcomed into a highly organized, democratic community of political prisoners who ...
The American Soul: Rediscovering the Wisdom of the Founders
The distinguished philosopher and bestselling author offers a compelling new understanding of the meaning of America, from the spiritual vision of its founding fathers to the hope it can offer to our increasingly threatened world. At the heart of Jacob Needleman's The American Soul is a call to rediscover the timeless truths hidden within the founding vision of the American nation. Embedded in the ideals of democracy, individual liberty, ...
Just Peace: A Message of Hope
Mattie J.T. Stepanek
Andrews McMeel Publishing
"I was touched by the depth of passion and awed by the firm resolve with which Mattie Stepanek pursued a dream that has evaded men and women throughout history. What began as a casual discourse, not too different from others I have had with inquisitive young people who have reached out to me, became a treasured and enlightening friendship that changed my life forever. With the purity of heart that only a child can possess, and the indomitable ...
Shine Publishing, 2014
Maya Voland doesn't want to spend her senior year in the cold, isolated town of Shine, Vermont. Reeling from the death of her father and the discovery that her life is a carefully constructed set of lies, Maya wants to escape to a place where she can be invisible. The residents of Shine can’t let Maya leave. She’s too important to their cause. A manipulator by nature, Maya was born with an extraordinary ability to influence the emotions ...
The Art of Spiritual Peacemaking: Secret Teachings from Jeshua ben Joseph
The Art of Spiritual Peacemaking is a collection of sacred wisdom inspired by an encounter between James Twyman and Jeshua ben Joseph, also known as Jesus, at Israel's Dead Sea in 2003. The lessons are said to be the inner teachings Jeshua offered to his closest disciples 2,000 years ago, revealing secrets of living in the world as illumined beings. As a former Internet course, these lessons enjoyed international acclaim, with tens of thousands ...
Peacemaking Women: Biblical Hope for Resolving Conflict
Tara Klena Barthel
Women have a strong desire for relational connections. Relationships between women can be especially enriching, but when conflict arises, they also can be especially damaging. Too many women approach conflict as if they were unbelieverswith gossip, spiteful actions, bitterness, and even hatred. In Peacemaking Women, Tara Klena Barthel and Judy Dabler offer a meaningful, lasting message to lead women out of conflict to a state of peace where they ...
Elusive Peace: How Modern Diplomatic Strategies Could Better Resolve World Conflicts
Douglas E. Noll
Everyone wants world peace. Churches pray for it. Entertainers sing for peace. It is every good person’s birthday wish. But how will we ever get there? The headlines don’t provide much hope. Peace talks fail; negotiations over climate change end inconclusively; Iran is developing nuclear weapons; Afghanistan is an expensive mess; and the Israelis and Palestinians are no closer to a peace agreement. There seems to be more war and strife than ...
Great Peacemakers: True Stories from Around the World
LTS Press, 2011
Winner of more than thirty awards, Great Peacemakers is endorsed by three presidents and three Nobel Peace Prize winners. This concise and easy-to-read book tells the inspiring true life stories of twenty great peacemakers from around the world—from a Vietnamese monk to a Brazilian musician, from a Swedish children’s author to an Iranian-American architect. Replete with abundant photos and thought-provoking quotes, Great Peacemakers is ideal ...
T. L. Criswell
A gate slams shut, sending a jolt of reality through seventeen-year-old Jayson Jackson's entire body. As an officer pats him down, Jayson secretly hopes that tomorrow, when he turns eighteen, his life will finally be his own. But he knows it will not be easy. Two years ago, he accidently shot his best friend. Once again, Jayson is the victim of stolen opportunities. Now left helpless as he awaits a judge's decision to either let him walk free ...
Enchanted One: A Portal to Love
Sheila Applegate MSW
Turning Stone Press
In The Enchanted One, Sheila Applegate provides readers with a guide to embracing love in every moment. It gently reopens and reconnects readers’ hearts with their minds and encourages surrender as they delve more deeply into their heart center to explore emotions. The Enchanted One supports the highest expression as readers find themselves resting in Divine Love. In this space you will remember that you are a beautiful reflection of Divine ...
Hope in the Face of Conflict: Making Peace with Others the Way God Makes Peace with Us
Kenneth C Newberger
Three Sons Publishing, SDM
This book introduces the Judeo-Christian Model of Peacemaking. It outlines the peacemaking process that is patterned after the way God makes peace with us. You will greatly benefit from this work if you are: (1) personally experiencing conflict, (2) concerned about tensions in your church, or (3) want to learn how to become a peacemaker. Illustrations from all over the globe saturate the book to captivate your interest and bring clarity. ...
The Kingdom Experiment: A Community Practice on Intentional Living
The House Studio
Recommended by the Nazarene Organic Church NetworkThe people are starting to catch on. There’s this guy who has spent his life working in his dad’s wood shop, making beds, stools, and some real nice end tables. But, around the age of thirty he gets to thinking a career change is necessary. Only problem is he wants a position that is seemingly already filled, the job of priest. Doesn’t stop him. Call him an entrepreneur of sorts, cause ...
The Great Law of Peace (The Peacemaker Trilogy, book 3)
To survive the test of the falls was only the first step. Climbing the tree and letting them chop it down, falling straight into the worst of the rapids, gained him their attention, made them listen. But the main part of his work was still ahead of Two Rivers and his most loyal follower, Tekeni. The task of organizing the people as a whole, of making them talk to their hostile, warlike neighbors, demanded time, too much time. Their private ...
Convair B-36: A Comprehensive History of Americas Big Stick (Schiffer Military/Aviation History)
Meyers K. Jacobsen
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Convair B-36: A Comprehensive History of Americas Big Stick is a collaborative effort edited and co-authored by Meyers Jacobsen exploring the history of one of SACs air giants, the six-engine Convair B-36. From the origins of the use of six engines on
Seeing Red: An Anger Management and Peacemaking Curriculum for Kids
New Society Publishers
Seeing Red is a curriculum designed to help elementary and middle school-aged students better understand their anger so they can make healthy and successful choices and build strong relationships. Overall, it aims for participants to realize that they can control their behavior and develop practical skills and strategies to manage their feelings which, in turn, will increase their self-esteem. These objectives are achieved through role playing ...
Across the Great Sparkling Water (The Peacemaker Trilogy, book 2)
To live in captivity, adopted by the enemies of her people, or to break the law and tradition by running away? That question did not occur to Onheda until after she fled Little Falls on the spur of the moment, against any better judgment. If she was to die in the woods, making her way back to her people, accused, even by them, of breaking the ancient custom, it was still the better choice. She would not live among the enemies. Two moons of ...
Doctor Who Peacemaker
1st edition paperback, fine
Making Friends among the Taliban: A Peacemaker's Journey in Afghanistan
Herald Press, 2012
The Sharron Valley is as majestic, harsh, and remote as any in Afghanistan. In the summer, snowmelt feeds a silver ribbon of river, and the valley floor is strewn with stones and boulders. On each side, mountain walls rise steeply away to the crests of the Hindu Kush. As far as the eye can see, there is hardly any sign of human settlement. Not by chance is it home to the elusive snow leopard, ibex, and Marco Polo sheep. On the silent valley ...
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