In an effort to truly listen to God, missionary Sarah Young began recording her daily conversations with Him. As she began sharing her writings with those close to her, their popularity and ability to minister continued to grow until people all over the world were using her messages.
Jesus Calling: Enjoying Peace in His Presence is a compilation of these writings, all penned from Jesus' point of view. Readers will feel like they are having an intimate conversation with Christ every time they open the front cover.
Features a beautiful leather-like cover and easy-to-read 13-point type.
Awaken Love is a 6-week couple's devotional inspired by the Song of Solomon. Each week, couples will learn how to "awaken love" by increasing intimacy, deepening desire, fighting fair, rediscovering romance, cultivating commitment, and fostering faith. With daily relationship insights and prayer points drawn from the biblical text, this devotional will help couples grow in their relationship with God and one another.
Louise Troh--fiancee of Thomas Eric Duncan, the first man ever to die of Ebola in America--breaks her silence about her experience in this deeply moving memoir, chronicling the decade-long love story that starts in Liberia and ends in an isolation ward in Dallas, Texas.
After many years of writing her own words in her prayer journal, missionary Sarah Young decided to be more attentive to the Savior's voice and begin listening for what He was saying. So with pen in hand, she embarked on a journey that forever changed her and many others around the world.
In these powerful pages are the words and Scriptures Jesus lovingly laid on her heart. Words of reassurance, comfort, and hope. Words that have made her increasingly aware of His presence and allowed her to enjoy His peace.
Jesus is calling out to you in the same way. Maybe you share the author's need for a great sense of "God with you?." Or perhaps Jesus seems distant without you knowing why. Or maybe you ... more
Now available in this expanded large-print leather deluxe edition, missionary Sarah Young brings these uniquely inspired treasures from heaven for every day of the year.
After many years of writing in her prayer journal, missionary Sarah Young decided to listen to God with pen in hand, writing down whatever she believed He was saying to her. It was awkward at first, but gradually her journaling changed from monologue to dialogue. She knew her writings were not inspired as Scripture is, but journaling helped her grow closer to God. Others were blessed as she shared her writings, until people all over the world were using her messages. These devotions are written from Jesus' point of view, thus the title "Jesus Calling ... more
Clear the table, get out your colored pencils and experience the joy of coloring again. Invite others to join you - the perforated pages make this a shareable pastime. Chock full of kaleidoscopic patterns, wallpaper style designs and delightful and whimsical inked drawings that beg to be filled with your colors.
The book is bound in heavy-duty stock with stamped accents of gold foil on the front cover. 128 perforated one-side printed sturdy pages. Designs includes gift tags, bookmarks, and cards to color. Includes a presntation page for gift-giving.
Honor the Easter season for 40 days with our Redeemer.
The sanctity of Easter...how do you approach and honor this holy time of year? Now you can spend 40 days with Jesus--from leading up to His death on Good Friday, to celebrating His resurrection on Easter Sunday--and draw into worship and praise as never before. Select devotionals from Sarah Young's bestselling "Jesus Calling" are compiled into this gift book to create an experience of closeness with the Savior during the Lenten season.
"A kingdom man is the kind of man that when his feet hit the floor each morning the devil says, 'Oh crap, he's up!'" So begins this powerful volume from Dr. Tony Evans. Tony believes that God wants every man to be a world-changer. He skillfully takes readers along a journey through the principles of biblical manhood, exploring how those who live, work, and minister around a kingdom man benefit from his leadership and care.
Men will be challenged to fully understand their position under God as well as their position over what God has given them. Equipped with these concepts, they can actively pursue ways to maximize and develop the character qualities of biblical manhood in their lives. As Tony contends, the enemy ... more
In this humorous and perceptive exchange between two devils, C. S. Lewis delves into moral questions about good vs. evil, temptation, repentance, and grace. Through this wonderful tale, the reader emerges with a better understanding of what it means to live a faithful life.
A masterpiece of satire, this classic has entertained and enlightened readers the world over with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life from the vantage point of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to "Our Father Below."
At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, C. S. Lewis gives us the correspondence of the worldly-wise old devil to his nephew Wormwood, a novice demon in charge of securing the damnation of an ordinary ... more
Renowned pastor and "New York Times" bestselling author Timothy Keller writes the book his readers have been asking for: a yearlong daily devotional.
"The Songs of Jesus" by Timothy Keller offers inspiration every day for an entire year based on the Book of Psalms. Few authors have the loyal audience that Timothy Keller has. Penguin has sold more than two million copies of his books. His many fans have been waiting for him to write a daily devotional in the tradition of Sarah Young's "Jesus Calling." Each day readers will encounter a fresh, inspiring lesson from one of the most beloved books in the Bible.
Popular and best-selling daily devotional read by millions of people every day.
This best selling daily devotional has led millions of readers into a deeper and more satisfying relationship with God, by conveying the simple yet profound truth of his immeasurable love for us. May His love reach your heart, not just your head.
"Jesus." Say My Name often. It was in My Name Peter bade the lame man walk. "In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth arise and walk."
"Jesus" The very sounding of My Name, in love and tenderness, drives away all evil. It is the word before which all the hosts of evil flee.
Shortly before the outbreak of World War II, a simple, uneducated, young Polish nun receives a special call. Jesus tells her "I am sending you with My mercy to the people of the whole world. I do not want to punish mankind, but I desire the heal it, pressing it to My merciful heart." Jesus also tells her to record His message of mercy in a diary: "You are the secretary of My mercy. I have chosen you for that office in this and the next life." These words of Jesus are found in the Diary of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska, which chronicles Sr. Faustina's great experience of Divine Mercy in her soul and her mission to share that mercy with the world. In the Diary this woman mystic's childlike trust, simplicity, and intimacy wit ... more
Now a younger audience will spend time each day with the Lord as they grow in a deep personal faith.
Encouragement and hope from a Savior who is closer than you can imagine and who will never leave you. This is a message that everyone needs to hear and embrace deep within the soul.
"Jesus Calling"(R) is a devotional that is read daily by more than 3.8 million people. After many years of writing in her prayer journal, missionary Sarah Young decided to listen to God with pen in hand, writing down whatever she believed He was saying to her. It was awkward at first, but gradually her journaling changed from monologue to dialogue. She knew her writings were not inspired as Scripture is, but journaling helped her gr ... more
Mornings can be tough. Sometimes, a hearty breakfast and strong cup of coffee just aren't enough. Offering far more than a rush of caffeine, best-selling author Paul David Tripp aims to energize Christian readers with the most potent encouragement imaginable: the gospel. 365 devotional readings lead off with a compelling, gospel-centered tweet (in 140 characters or less), followed by an extended meditation on a key thought for the day. Focused less on behavior modification and more on helping people encounter the living God, this resource equips readers with the good news that they need to trust in God's goodness, rely on his grace, and live for his glory--day in and day out.
Do you pray as often and as boldly as you want to? There is a way to experience a deeper, more passionate, persistent, and intimate prayer life. Drawing from forty days of true stories, Mark Batterson applies the principles of his "New York Times" bestselling book The Circle Maker to teach us a new way to pray. As thousands of readers quickly became many tens of thousands, true stories of miraculous and inspiring answers to prayer began to pour in, and as those stories were shared, others were bolstered in their faith to pray with even more boldness.
In Draw the Circle, through forty true, faith-building stories of God's answers to prayer, daily scriptures and prayer prompts, Batterson inspires you ... more
In 1981, a simple nun, using merely her entrepreneurial instincts and $200, launched what would become the world's largest religious media empire in the garage of a Birmingham, Alabama, monastery. Under her guidance, the Eternal Word Television Network grew at a staggering pace, both in viewership and in influence, to where it now reaches over a hundred million viewers in hundreds of countries around the globe.
Raymond Arroyo combines his journalist's objectivity and eye for detail with more than five years of exclusive interviews with Mother Angelica. He traces Mother Angelica's tortured rise to success and exposes for the first time the fierce opposition she faced, both outside and inside of her church.
"The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not be in want …
Travel the shepherd's path to the green pastures and cool, refreshing waters of Psalm 23.
As a shepherd, Phillip Keller shares his insights into the life and character of sheep — and of the Good Shepherd who loves and cares for them. This beloved classic will give new meaning to the ageless Shepherd Psalm, enriching your trust in and love for the Lord who watches closely over you.
In Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, former devout Muslim Nabeel Qureshi describes his dramatic journey from Islam to Christianity, complete with the friendships, investigations, and dreams and visions he encountered along the way. Many Westerners are confused about Islam, somewhat fearful of Muslims, or simply uninformed about the relationship between the Islamic and Christian faiths.
In turn, many Muslims are hindered by cultural, intellectual, and theological barriers from understanding, or even rightly hearing, the gospel of Jesus Christ. Throughout his story Qureshi provides a compassionate yet powerful apologetic for Christianity over Islam, with an emphasis on relationships and love.
In The Second Greatest Story Ever Told bestselling author Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC, reveals St. John Paul II's witness for our time. Building on the prophetic voices of Margaret Mary Alacoque, Thrse of Lisieux, Maximilian Kolbe, and Faustina Kowalska, The Second Greatest Story Ever Told is more than a historical account of the Great Mercy Pope. This book expounds on the profound connection between Divine Mercy and Marian consecration. It serves as an inspiration for all those who desire to bear witness to the mercy of God, focused on Christ and formed by Mary. Now is the time of mercy. Now is the time to make John Paul's story your own.
In this booklet, Robert Boyd Munger emphasizes the need for Christians to be wholeheartedly devoted to Christ.
During the past fifty years, more than ten million readers have enjoyed Robert Boyd Munger's spiritually challenging meditation on Christian discipleship.
Imagining what it would be like to have Jesus come to the home of our hearts, Munger moves room by room considering what Christ desires for us. In the living room we prepare to meet Christ daily. In the dining room we examine together what appetites should and should not control us. We even explore the closets in our lives that Christ can help us clean out.
Munger's practical and profound message, helps you give Christ control over all of your ... more
Best-selling promise book, with a new cover and a new paper stock that is similar to a Bible stock. The content includes relevant topics for multiple audiences all drawn from the best-selling New International Version.
Hear what Jesus has to say to you during this major life transition.
During times of transition and unknown next steps, it is more important than ever to cling to the promises of God and to tune your ear to hear what Jesus has to say. "Jesus Calling for Graduates" provides guidance and encouragement for new grads as they venture into the next phase of their lives.
Follow along with 150 devotions divided topically on topics such as attitude, discerning God's will, identity, and worth that are most applicable and relevant to your life now a little bigger, a little more exciting, a little scarier and lean in close to hear what Jesus is saying to you today: words of hope, encouragement, ... more
"If I ever become a Saint-I will surely be one of "darkness" I will continually be absent from Heaven-to lit the light of those in darkness on earth." - Mother Teresa of Calcutta.
During her lifelong service to the poorest of the poor, Mother Teresa became an icon of compassion to people of all religions; her extraordinary contributions to the care of the sick, the dying, and thousands of others nobody else was prepared to look after has been recognized and acclaimed throughout the world. Little is known, however, about her own spiritual heights or her struggles.
This collection of letters she wrote to her spiritual advisors over decades, almost all of which have never been made public before, sheds ligh ... more
In 2000, Pope John Paul II canonized the great 20th century visionary of Divine Mercy, Sister Faustina Kowalska, and proclaimed the Sunday after Easter to be celebrated annually as Divine Mercy Sunday. In 2006, Pope Benedict stressed that "Divine Mercy is not a secondary devotion, but an integral dimension of Christian faith and prayer." Now Pope Francis has proclaimed an extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy, which will begin on December 8, 2015. These three Popes have made it very clear that Divine Mercy is a major part of the Christian faith, and now this powerful new book reveals why.
Best-selling author Vinny Flynn continues his popular "7 Secrets" series with a book that brings him back to his roots. Vinny was one ... more