In a tiny food pantry, Laura Willis discovered her own hunger for God and a world of neighbors she never knew: the lonely, the unemployed, chronically poor families and middle-class folks surprised to be struggling in a great recession. To each she offered a bag of groceries, a compassionate ear and a heart of love.
CHASING THE DIVINE IN THE HOLY LAND: Education for Mission
Full of inspired wisdom, Tough Cookies describes Girl Scouts’ transformative journey to become an integrated, unified movement for girls. It captures the essence of this iconic institution and the principles that have sustained its 100-year history of success. Millions of American businesswomen, thought leaders and politicians received their first lessons in salesmanship, money management, marketing, teamwork and fulfillment from Girl Scouts — as will millions more to come.
by Rebekah Simon-Peter What does climate change mean for Christians, and how can you help? Green Church offers hopeful and engaging answers. Citing Scripture and science, the book weaves in personal stories of Sabbath, gardening, recycling, camping and the power of faith. She challenges us to consider our role in the care of creation and to help save the earth for future generations.
Praying to Change Your Life is an action-oriented, results-driven, how to guide for believers that glorifies God, transforms lives and increases the power of your prayers. Through instruction, prayer exercises, personal stories and testimonies, you will learn what prayer is, why you should pray and how to pray using the six categories of the Lord’s Prayer.
The book discusses signs of life – signs that Jesus has transformed us and that we are committed to him and his kingdom. Signs of Life will lead the reader on a journey to a fuller understanding of the marks that identify one as a Christian, that advertise your faith – the imprints that can impact souls for eternity and help one become a person of influence who radiates relevancy, authenticity, generosity and compassion every day, just like Jesus did.