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A Year Of Living Prayerfully

Is Anyone Listening? Do My Prayers Really Change Anything? Jared Brock sensed that something was missing in his prayer life, so he embarked on a yearlong journey to rediscover the power of prayer (and eat some delicious falafel).       … Continue reading

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Home Is Where My People Are

  All roads lead to home. It’s easy to go through life believing that we can satisfy our longing for home with a three-bedroom, two-bath slice of the American dream that we mortgage at 4 percent and pay for over … Continue reading

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Good God Lousy World & Me

  For years, Holly Burkhalter was a heartbroken idealist working on the front lines of change around the world—a witness to the brutalities of genocide, sex trafficking, rape, slavery, greed and injustice. Throughout her career she found herself angrily, sometimes … Continue reading

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Answering Your Kids Toughest Questions

What do you tell your children when they ask about a dying grandparent, the reality of the devil, or acts of violence on the news? Offering age-appropriate guidelines on how much to share and when, Elyse Fitzpatrick and Jessica Thompson … Continue reading

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A Short Walk to the Edge of Life

    Publisher’s Description “They say I’m crazy. That’s OK. I’m just curious and determined.”   —From Scott Hubbartt’s diary, November 2, 2011 How Could He Possibly Make It Out Alive? It was supposed to be a simple day hike. … Continue reading

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Out of the Depths

  The Inspiring Story of a World War II Hero’s Miraculous Survival at Sea July 30, 1945–The USS Indianapolis and its 1,196-man crew is making its way toward a small island in the South Pacific. The ship is sailing unescorted, assured by … Continue reading

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When We Were On Fire

In the strange, us-versus-them Christian subculture of the 1990s, a person’s faith was measured by how many WWJD bracelets she wore and whether he had kissed dating goodbye.   Evangelical poster child Addie Zierman wore three bracelets asking what Jesus would do. … Continue reading

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Miss Brenda and the Loveladies

Brenda Spahn was a businesswoman who wouldn’t take no for an answer when she discovered that God wouldn’t either. When she invited seven hardened parolees into her Southen mansion, she expected to house them, not love them. But her reluctant … Continue reading

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10 Days Without

“Life is full of good intentions, but for too many, our good intentions never become good actions—they don’t move us forward, draw us closer to God, or make a difference in the world. Good intentions are cans of paint that … Continue reading

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Praying for Boys

What Are Your Biggest Concerns for Your Son? Instead of trying harder to change your boy’s behavior or worrying about his future, enjoy the peace that comes when you pray specific prayers for him straight from the Bible. This encouraging … Continue reading

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