The Crown of Thorns

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Publisher:Trafford Publishing

ISBN:1466947705

Total Pages:120

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Losing Love, Having Faith, and Finding Hope is a must read! This book is an empowering story for all parents. It is about three main characters: Love, the father; Faith, the mother; and Hope, their son. Their story will touch you, making you think about relationships and whether it would be healthier to walk away, even if children are involved. Losing Love, Having Faith, and Finding Hope gives parents an inside view of how their actions can have a negative impact on their child. The book shows how easily things can spiral out of control if the right type of communication is not present within the family. Parents will get some harsh realities about the consequences to their actions, along with very helpful personal and parenting tips. They will also learn the importance of working together for the benefit of their child. Children that relate to this story will be encouraged not to give up on themselves when they feel others have given up on them. Together, families can be restructured and functional despite all parties not living under the same roof; and children do not have to suffer the consequences of their parents actions.

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Together in This Season of Love

Author:Gautam Verma

Publisher:Notion Press

ISBN:1947429876

Total Pages:160

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This story is about something we all desire in all our lives – love. True love is above and way beyond all somatic pleasure. It is spiritual nirvana. The protagonist of the story, Sid, longs for love all his life. Circumstances keep him deprived of the love of his parents. In search for true love, Sid falls for Bhagya, a girl from his college. She rejects Sid and scorns him time and again. Heartbroken, Sid is led to believe that either true love doesn’t exist, or that he was unworthy to experience it. Sid decided that he would dedicate his life in serving and supporting needy people. While Sid gives up faith in love, true love finds him! Enter Dr Deepika, a charismatic young woman who is full of life and optimism. Sid experiences great joy and companionship in this selfless relationship. But, does he hold onto this, or does destiny have other plans?

Life of Spirit, Faith, and Love

Author:Glenn Orgill

Publisher:WestBow Press

ISBN:1973658305

Total Pages:170

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You are beginning to realize that your Christian life has become stale. Church, while good, does not seem to be hitting the mark. You pray and read your Bible. You try your best to be a good person and obey the commandments. You do all this as a good Christian should, but you feel empty. Where is God? You wonder, “Why doesn’t He answer my prayers?” Many Christians feel this way, and many of the ones who don’t feel this way, should. In Revelation 2:4 Jesus tells the Church of Ephesus: “you have left your first love”. How about you, have you left your first love? Would you like to return to Jesus, your first Love? Well, this book has something to say about that! It would be great if I could say to you, “just love Jesus more”, and that would solve your problems. I think you know that there is more to this story than that. We have a new Covenant with God through the shed blood of our Savior, Jesus Christ. Would you like to know what that Covenant is about? It is about a life of Faith in God. A life of Love, love of God first, and a love of others. It is a life lived with, of, and through God’s Holy Spirit who is within us. Do you want to know how to live this life? When you read this book you will find how God defines these terms: Faith, Love, and Spirit. Also you will discover the pattern of how God has provided His covenants, all pointing to our new covenant in Christ. You are being called to repent and to walk with God, a walk as He has created it to be! God is talking to you! Will you listen?

Room for Love and Faith: The Shunammite's Blessing

Author:Betty H. Smith

Publisher:WestBow Press

ISBN:1512704822

Total Pages:154

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Room for Love and Faith: The Shunammite’s Blessing explores the unusual generosity of the great woman of Shunem. This anonymous, biblical character was penned “the Shunammite” by the Prophet Elisha, who prophesied an extraordinary blessing for her. Smith brings the Shunammite to life with serving hands, a lively hope, and a determination bigger than life. Discover the Shunammite’s blessing—give and be blessed, hear God’s voice and believe, walk with faith and love to receive God’s favor. Is there a Shunammite’s blessing waiting for you? Is there room for love and faith in your life?

Live a Love Story

Author:Samantha Chen Estrada

Publisher:Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN:1716678730

Total Pages:N.A

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Kidron Valley is associated with death and subsequent restoration for the righteous. The Lord Jesus crossed the Kidron on the way to Gethsemane. It was there in the Garden of Gethsemane that Jesus allowed Himself to be captured and later sacrificed Himself for our sakes. Eventually, He rose from the dead and was restored to His rightful place at the right hand of God. King David crossed Kidron when his son Absalom stole the throne. Later, David was restored to his rightful position as king. Judas crossed the Kidron with an army in search of Jesus. In this case, crossing the Kidron led him to death. At some time or another, we will experience suffering and tribulation in the valley. However, the righteous are always restored. The glory that awaits you after the valley will always surpass what you left behind. Read this book to arm yourself with the Word so that when you cross the valley, you’ll be equipped to overcome every battle.

A Time, A Season and Always Love

Author:Doris Washington

Publisher:Xlibris Corporation

ISBN:1493113003

Total Pages:111

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A Time, A Season and Always Love are poems and inspirational messages that encourage the reader to always hope- to have faith no matter your challenges in life. The author shares through her poems about her own personal challenges, a renewing of her faith through disappointments with the reassurance of God’s Love. This is so expressed in the poems I Abide in You / I Can Always Began Again / His Amazing Love. And in the poem Could You Sing A Song For Them? the author shares a positive message about autism. Also in this collection, the author shares a poem For The Children that she dedicated to the children of Haiti Earthquake Relief I Pray and Light a Candle of Hope a poem she dedicated to the children and families of Newtown, Connecticut. In our vast changing world today- there’s a need for inspiration. This collection gives you that and much more. Truly Inspiring!

Saved By Her Love: Four Historical Romances

Author:Vanessa Carvo

Publisher:Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN:1365401154

Total Pages:N.A

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The Sharp-Witted Cowboy & The Little Widow Lady From Virginia - This is a bitingly satirical story about a cowboy who wants a wife and chooses one – a mail order bride from Virginia. What he doesn’t know is that the woman is a little person. The Purple Ribbon & The Mail Order Brides – A man’s aunt tries to help him find a bride to love, as he relies on the bible to also guide him. Big Enough For Love - Sick of the taunts from the inhabitants of her small town, above average weight Jocelyn had endured numerous insults since she was a small child. Bugged Out In Nebraska - A garment factory worker, not a fan of insects, heads out to a farmer in Nebraska, where the area appears to be under an imminent threat of attack by locusts, at least if the couple are to believe a crazy beekeeping old man who dresses up in a giant locust costume, and who keeps on yelling “They’re Coming”, every chance he gets.

Sermons

Author:Peter J. Gomes,Henry L. Gates

Publisher:Harper Collins

ISBN:0061751499

Total Pages:256

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The man Time magazine hailed as one of America's finest preachers presents a collection of forty timeless addresses to guide us through the year. With his characteristic eloquence and compassion, quoting from scripture as well as from T.S. Eliot and Woody Allen, Gomes offers us the tools we need to understand the wisdom of the Bible and the joy and inspiration it can bring to everyday life.

If Ever I Should Love You

Author:Cathy Maxwell

Publisher:HarperCollins

ISBN:0062655752

Total Pages:368

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Once upon a time there were three young ladies who, despite their fortunes, had been on the Marriage Mart a bit too long. They were known as the “Spinster Heiresses” . . . He’s inherited a title, but not a penny to speak of, so the Earl of Rochdale knows he must find a wife—preferably one tolerably pretty and good-tempered, but definitely wealthy, and willing to exchange her fortune for his family name. His choice: Leonie Charnock, one of the season’s “Spinster Heiresses.” Years before, the earl had saved the dark-eyed beauty’s reputation, and she is still breathtakingly lovely, leading Rochdale to hope that their marriage will be more than in name only. However, Leonie doesn’t want to be anyone’s wife. Nearly destroyed by the secrets in her past, Leonie agrees to their union with one condition: there will be a wedding but no bedding. But it’s a condition the new Countess Rochdale isn’t sure even she can keep . . .

The Aspern Papers

Author:Henry James

Publisher:Good Press

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Total Pages:172

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"The Aspern Papers" by Henry James. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

The Body in the Wardrobe

Author:Katherine Hall Page

Publisher:HarperCollins

ISBN:0062439553

Total Pages:352

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Minster’s wife, caterer, and part-time sleuth Faith Fairchild pairs up with Sophie Maxwell, last seen in Body in the Birches and now a newlywed living in historic Savannah, Georgia, where Sophie crosses paths with murder. Another delightful entry in the beloved mystery series, complete with delectable recipes. Attorney Sophie Maxwell has come to Savannah to be with her new husband, Will. But nothing throws cold water on a hot relationship faster than a dead body. Worse for Sophie, no one believes the body she knows she saw is real. Will is spending an awful lot of time in Atlanta on a case he claims is urgent, and she’s been tasked with house hunting for them with his former sweetheart, who Sophie can’t help but suspect wishes Sophie would return to her Yankee roots! Fortunately, Sophie has a good friend in Faith Fairchild. With teenage Amy being bullied by mean girls and husband Tom contemplating a major life change that will affect all the Fairchilds, Faith is eager for distraction in the form of some sleuthing. In between discussions of newlywed agita, surprising Savannah customs and, of course, fabulous low country food, Faith and Sophie will pair up to unmask a killer!

With Love

Author:Arcelia Watson

Publisher:Xlibris Corporation

ISBN:9781469194240

Total Pages:201

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It has been a joy to write this memoir as a legacy for my son Dennis and my daughter Susan and my grandchildren and great-grandchildren. I have fantastic family and friends. I retired after 54 years as a public school teacher. I loved teaching eighthgraders. I feel that my students have given me more than I gave them. I have spent my years searching and growing and always trying to be a responsible person. I am living a charmed life. In my journey I have dealt with negatives such as alcoholism, divorce, death, codependency, and Alzheimer's. I am a child of an alcoholic; I married and divorced an alcoholic; I was a codependent. Alzheimer's is one of the cruelest diseases there is. The disease erased all that made my mom a unique human being. I hope my story can inspire. Sports have given me much pleasure. I love football, basketball, IRL racing, and NASCAR. My favorites are the Green Bay Packers, the Illini Dan Wheldon, Danica Patrick, Brett Favre, Jeff Gordon, and Jimmie Johnson. Traveling has been the most invigorating experience for me as I have traveled the US and the world. It was so neat to walk the Great Wall of China. I am living a very passionate, positive, and fulfilling life. It is not my age that defines me; it is what I do with my life. With love; my name is Arcelia.

NIrV, Faith Builders Bible, eBook

Author:Zondervan,

Publisher:Zonderkidz

ISBN:0310754623

Total Pages:1152

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The Faith Builders Bible, NIrV uses the popularity of brick-building pieces to engage children with the Word of God. Includes 24 full-color pages of illustrations plus the complete New International Reader's Version (NIrV) of the Bible (from Genesis to Revelation) in a very readable, 9-point font size. The NIrV is written for a third grade reading level and ideal for kids ready to explore the Bible for the first time on their own.

Remains of Myles Coverdale, Bishop of Exeter

Author:Miles Coverdale

Publisher:Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN:155635066X

Total Pages:641

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The Parker Society was the London-based Anglican society that printed in fifty-four volumes the works of the leading English Reformers of the sixteenth century. It was formed in 1840 and disbanded in 1855 when its work was completed. Named after Matthew Parker -- the first Elizabethan Archbishop of Canterbury, who was known as a great collector of books -- the stimulus for the foundation of the society was provided by the Tractarian movement, led by John Henry Newman and Edward B. Pusey. Some members of this movement spoke disparagingly of the English Reformation, and so some members of the Church of England felt the need to make available in an attractive form the works of the leaders of that Reformation.

The Glory Of Christ

Author:John Owen

Publisher:Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN:1257729810

Total Pages:N.A

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The following treatise may be regarded as a series of Discourses on John xvii. 24. The subject is the Glory of Christ, as the representative of God to the church, -- in the mystery of his Person, -- in his office as Mediator, -- in his exaltation on high, -- in his relation to the church during every age of its history, -- and in the final consummation of his work, when all things are to be gathered into a blessed unity, as the result of his mediation.

Complete Works

Author:Henry James

Publisher:AB Books

ISBN:2291021087

Total Pages:980

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THE NOVELS Watch and Ward, Roderick Hudson, The American, The Europeans, Confidence, Washington Square, The Portrait of a Lady, The Bostonians, The Princess Casamassima, The Reverberator, The Tragic Muse, The Other House, The Spoils of Poynton, What Maisie Knew, The Awkward Age, The Sacred Fount, The Wings of the Dove, The Ambassadors, The Golden Bowl, The Outcry, The Whole Family, The Ivory Tower, The Sense of the Past THE TALES A Tragedy of Error, The Story of a Year, A Landscape-Painter, A Day of Days, My Friend Bingham, Poor Richard, The Story of a Masterpiece, The Romance of Certain Old Clothes, A Most Extraordinary Case, A Problem, etc. THE PLAYS Pyramus And Thisbe, Still Waters, A Change of Heart, Daisy Miller, Tenants, Disengaged, The Album, The Reprobate, Guy Domville, Summersoft, The High Bid, The Outcry THE TRAVEL WRITING Transatlantic Sketches, Portraits of Places, A Little Tour in France, English Hours, The American Scene, Italian Hours THE CRITICISM French Novelists and Poets, Hawthorne, Partial Portraits, Essays in London and Elsewhere, Picture and Text, Views and Reviews, Notes on Novelists, Within the Rim and Other Essays, Notes and Reviews THE AUTOBIOGRAPHIES A Small Boy and Others, Notes of a Son and Brother, The Middle Years

Amending Dreams

Author:Joyce M. George

Publisher:iUniverse

ISBN:9780595813254

Total Pages:194

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Offering hope that you can amend your shattered dreams, Amending Dreams-Reflections and Meditations of a Widow, offers personal reflections concerning feelings, thoughts, moods, problems, joys and discoveries that were stored in journals after the death of Joyce George's husband of 28 years. In addition to personal experiences generously shared with you, the author is Reiki II practitioner and also uses knowledge acquired from Inner Child Healing and Channeling for Self Healing workshops as healing suggestions. Biblical quotes provide spiritual reflection opportunities for most topics, including forgiving your spouse for dying; guilt experienced when going through your spouse's personal items; possible obsessive behavior; loneliness; grieving, and how to move on. Lastly, a prayer after each reading assists your finding words that simply may not come to mind just yet. Combined with an offering of gratitude, each prayer requests assistance from the Lord to guide your continuing transition into your new life. While this book is written for widows, it is beneficial for family, friends, co-workers of widows and widowers, as well as those in public service positions. It will spark an awareness and sensitivity for those enveloped in the stages of grief.

Under the Mango Tree

Author:Tanya Copprue

Publisher:Xlibris Corporation

ISBN:9781469102825

Total Pages:311

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Under The Mango Tree: A Spiritual Way of Living Merry is a ground breaking new book which begins by having the reader be introduced to the "Self." Readers will discover and learn how to tell the difference between the "Ego- Self" and the True " Spirit Self." Under The Mango Tree teaches from a holistic perspective- which means it shows readers the connection between the mind, body, and spirit, as well as the emotional aspect. Readers will discover how to align these aspects in order to bring harmony, peace, and merry living! Discover the importance of balancing the Masculine and Feminine energy within, in order to improve relationships, and gain better communication. Readers are invited to interact and take steps towards their own healing and wellness through the highly effective activities & exercises in the book. The Book also discusses Universal Spiritual Laws and Principles in an easy to understand way- In other words the book provides practical applications of Living the Laws by being good to your "self" first and living a merry life. Readers will also discover interesting lessons about Prosperity and Abundance, The importance of Gratitude, Attitude, and the Mystery of the "Faith Walk." For true spiritual awareness this is the "One-Stop Book"!!!

In Praise of Darwin

Author:J. David Pleins

Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN:1623564956

Total Pages:416

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George John Romanes, close friend and colleague of Darwin, remains a misunderstood figure in the history of evolutionary science. Although his scientific contributions have been valued, his religious journey has been either neglected or misjudged. Scholars typically only acknowledge some of the work on theism he did at the very end of his life and usually blame his wife for doctoring the record with her pieties. Romanes's extensive poetry writing, much of it religious, has never been explored and his Memorial Poem to Darwin has been completely overlooked. The recent discovery of the original typescript of the poem, lost for more than a century and reprinted in this book for the first time, allows us to enter the mind of a major Darwinian as we watch him struggle to reconcile faith and science on a positive basis.

The Drama of Marriage

Author:J. Clum

Publisher:Springer

ISBN:1137013109

Total Pages:234

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In studying performances of marriage in modern and contemporary British and American drama, Clum highlights the fact that - paradoxically - at a time when theatre was both popular entertainment and high culture, many of the most commercially and artistically successful plays about marriage were written by homosexual men. Beginning with Oscar Wilde and focusing on some of the most successful British and American playwrights of the past century, including Somerset Maugham, Noël Coward, Terence Rattigan, and Emlyn Williams in England and Clyde Fitch, George Kelly, Tennessee Williams, William Inge, and Edward Albee in the US, The Drama of Marriagelooks at how the plays they wrote about heterosexual marriage continue to impact contemporary gay playwrights and the depiction of marriage today.