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by Dhruv Avdhesh“From epic fail to happily ever after” ~ The New Indian Express Overnight sensations do not become literally so overnight; virtuosos are not always born so; and success… well, there never really is such a thing as success without having tasted the bitter fruit of failure. This book celebrates ten such moments of failure that drove ten different individuals to cut new paths for themselves. Celebrating Failure chronicles the lives, journeys and major failures of these people from different ... more
by Alex Dixon
by Maribeth Vander WeeleThe Joy of Job provides stunning new insights into the ancient Old Testament story of Job, challenging the traditional interpretation of a book that has confounded Bible readers throughout the ages. Using exacting Biblical exegesis, the book offers sacred lessons about self-examination, religious pride, and discerning leadership. Surprisingly, the book of Job emerges as one of the greatest stories of repentance and restoration ever told.
by Scott LaPierreTrials are part of life on this side of heaven, and God wants to use them for your good! Your suffering is not meaningless. Learn scriptural principles that give you the encouragement you need when suffering. Every chapter concludes with questions that help you apply what you are reading. Perfect for personal Bible study or small groups.
by Abbot George Burke
In The Gospel of Thomas for Awakening, Abbot George shines the "Light of the East" on the sometimes enigmatic sayings of Jesus recorded by his apostle Saint Thomas, revealing their unique and rich practical nature for modern day seekers for spiritual life.
While many books related to the Gospel of Thomas deal with historical or theological issues, Abbot George's approach is remarkably practical, dealing with how Jesus' words can be applied to make your life be... more
by Janet RichardsA lemonade stand, a principal’s tender heart, a Bundt cake, and a young boy’s invitation to a funeral, all come together to begin this extraordinary journey. Does everything happen for a reason? Is there such a thing as Divine Providence? How does one reconcile belief in a merciful God of love with the inscrutable, inequitable nature of human suffering? Only A Shadow is and amazing story of resilience, perseverance, and the power hidden in a single moment. It tells a tale of a remarkable relati... more
by James DuncanCharles Darwin's work is challenged, particularly his emphasis on competition in evolution. I amass evidence showing that cooperation, or mutual aid, is the more important factor; its protagonist is Russian naturalist and anarchist, Peter Kropotkin. Examples of anarchic mutual aid are cited, First Nations (Natives of the Americas), A.A., and the Al-Anon Family Groups. I urge all to adopt mutual aid, supported by Higher Powers, in our struggle for survival.
by Donna J. MooreIt is a true adventure - not just a cancer story. It was labeled “Donna’s Big Adventure” merely to soften some of the fear. To say this is a book to follow if you have cancer and all will be okay – is not a true statement. No one human has that kind of power. You will follow Donna through series of highs and lows, comedy and sadness, and all the while with underlying spirit of one incredible lady. You will see how she shines through with faith, friends and family. You will learn and get the answ... more
I Didn't Believe Any of This Hippie Dippy Bulls**t Either: A Skeptic's Awakening to the Spiritual Universeby Julie Rasmussen
"Do our souls know each other before we're born? Does the Universe send us signs through license plate numbers? What's the acceptable number of napkins to take from Taco Bell? Does God care that I swear? What is God?" These are the questions one perplexed woman asks in Hippie Dippy Bulls**t, a humorous and intelligent memoir of how a former skeptic became a full-on believer in spiritual awakening, consciousness, soul mates, and "good vibes."
by Alysa VanderWeerdMountaintop Mornings is a 365-day devotional that is pure Scripture pieced together, with every devotion ending in an Amen. When we pray Scripture, we align our heart with God’s heart. The power in prayer is found in God’s Word, not our voice; it’s God’s voice, not our words. The goal of every Christian is to know God- to know God’s heart, to live His heart, and to share His heart with others. His heart is His Word. Every believer can have a mountaintop experience with God when they read Scri... more
by Alias In TownA great little Bible study for $2.99 on Kindle. In today's culture people select unique and original baby names without a lot of thought to the meaning. But in Old Testament times names were phrases. For example : Benjamin is "Son of my right hand." This tradition followed through to giving God names when a person had a powerful encounter with him. For example Jehovah Nissi means The Lord is my banner and it was mentioned by Moses after winning a great battle. This brief Bible study i... more
by Joseph RaderWhat should I do when I'm mad? What choice should I make when I'm sad? How should I treat my feelings? When I...(Feelings) walks young ones through these questions and more. Help young ones to learn how to deal with their emotions from a biblical viewpoint.
by Daljit Singh JawaIn this small 62 page book, with appropriate quotes from the scriptures, and short inspirational stories from the legends of different major religions, the author hopes to inspire all children and young adults that that although people from different religions because of the way they dress, worship, or perform certain rituals, yet basically all religions try to teach and inculcate in their followers, basic human decencies, and values, such as love, forgiveness, and compassion for all our fellow ... more
Satsang with the Abbot: Questions & Answers about Life, Spiritual Liberty, and the Pursuit of Ultimate Happinessby Abbot George Burke
"Satsang with the Abbot is a must-read for the seeker of truth. Brilliantly presented."~ Sandra Carrington-Smith, award-winning author of Housekeeping for the Soul: A Practical Guide to Restoring Your Inner Sanctuary.
"The scriptures contain a mixture of sand and sugar, as it were. It is extremely difficult to separate the sugar from the sand. Therefore one should learn of the essence of the scriptures from the teacher... more
by Muz MURRAYDo you want to experience Peace of Heart and Mind? Muz Murray’s inspirational insights into the profound wisdom of the ancient sages are here clearly explained in refreshingly new and astonishing ways that will help you achieve it. You Are the Light cuts through all the spiritual claptrap and clarifies many confusing concepts, including Advaita, Awareness, Belief, Consciousness, Depression, Dreams, Ego, Emotional Pain, Enlightenment, Free Will, God, Karma, Love, Mental Conflict, Self-Real... more
by Nate Lee"Celebrating Christmas" is chocked fuller than a hefty Christmas stocking! It's a collection of submissions from 45 people who have strong feelings about Christmas and who wanted to pass along in stories, poems, thoughts, and more, what is packed into their understanding of Christmas. Is Christmas a time to rush and prepare surprises? There are a couple approaches from writers on that. Is is when a romance can get more serious? Hmm. Who would have thought so? Ah, a few factual and fanciful stori... more