An inspiring devotional that draws the Heart into His Presence
Multiple authors: Julie Meyer, Bishop Joseph Garlington, Steve Mitchell, Sean Feucht, Vince Gibson, Michael and Angela Pinkston, Nic Billman, Jonathan Williams, Caleb Brundidge, Patricia King, Art Lucier, Brian Wright, Dennis See, Sandy Lockhart
Worship. That intimate, face-to-face encounter with our most wonderful God, where we lavish our love upon Him... hear His heart... and simply, BEHOLD. Worship the King is a book compiled by authors who know what it is to have their hearts entwined with His in the intimacy of worship. Come respond to the calling of the deep and share the mysteries in this secret place... Worship the King.
Designed to compliment your daily devotional walk with the Lord, this new book from Dr. Paul Chappell features 366 daily devotional thoughts to strengthen and encourage your spiritual life. Each devotion features a one-year Bible reading selection. Also included are helpful reference resources as well as Scripture and title indexes.
Jackie Robinson, Branch Rickey, and the hidden hand of God that changed history Journalist and baseball lover Ed Henry reveals for the first time the backstory of faith that guided Jackie Robinson into not only the baseball record books but the annals of civil rights advancement as well. Through recently discovered sermons, interviews with Robinson&rsquos family and friends, and even an unpublished book by the player himself, Henry details a side of Jackie&rsquos humanity that few have taken the time to see. Branch Rickey, the famed owner who risked it all by signing Jackie to his first contract, is also shown as a complex individual who wanted nothing more than to make his God-fearing mother proud of him. Few kn ... more
In Jesus' name we pray on His team we play! Maybe you have been told that you're one of the most dedicated players on the team. Or maybe that is what you want to be. When it comes to your dedication to God's teamthe one that matters mostwhat kind of player would Jesus say you are? Just as an athlete is recruited to play a sport, Jesus recruits you to play in the spiritual game of life. Standards that make a good athlete include strength, confidence, and hard work. What about God's standards? We can use God's Word to evaluate the way we choose to live. Every effective team works toward a common goal. The purpose of this Bible study and devotional is to help encourage, inspire, and build committed Christian athletes who de ... more
Five running backs were selected in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft. Jamaal Charles was not among them. Despite piling up the fourth-most rushing yards at the University of Texas in just three seasons, he waited for eight other running backs to get selected ahead of him.
The Middle School Rules of Jamaal Charles features the stories and lessons of Jamaal?s childhood, defined by people overlooking him. Young readers will see how Jamaal deals with bullying and endures teasing because of a long undiagnosed learning disability that enabled him to participate in the Special Olympics as a 10-year-old. The gold medals he won at the Special Olympics empowered him, and Jamaal displayed a rare work ethic and determ ... more
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
Stars of HGTV's "Fixer Upper," Chip and Joanna Gaines have garnered fans across the country with their creativity, humor and their wholesome example of marriage and family.
In The Magnolia Story, they share their journey of how they met, their first renovation project, business ups and downs, and the fateful day when Joanna's design work caught the eye of a television producer. Since then, they've not only flipped houses and made people's dreams come true, they've become America's favorite real-life couple. Reading their story, you'll feel like you're sitting at the table with friends you've always known.
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
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.
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
In Seven Men, "New York Times" best-selling author Eric Metaxas presents seven exquisitely crafted short portraits of widely known--but not well understood--Christian men, each of whom uniquely showcases a commitment to live by certain virtues in the truth of the gospel.
Written in a beautiful and engaging style, Seven Men addresses what it means (or should mean) to be a man today, at a time when media and popular culture present images of masculinity that are not the picture presented in Scripture and historic civil life. What does it take to be a true exemplar as a father, brother, husband, leader, coach, counselor, change agent, and wise man? What does it mean to stand for honesty, courage, and charit ... more
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.
"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
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.
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 grow cl ... more
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
"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.
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.
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.
In his eagerly anticipated follow-up to the enormously successful "Seven Men," "New York Times" best-selling author Eric Metaxas gives us seven captivating portraits of some of history's greatest women, each of whom changed the course of history by following God's call upon their lives--"as women."
Each of the world-changing figures who stride across these pages--Joan of Arc, Susanna Wesley, Hannah More, Maria Skobtsova, Corrie ten Boom, Mother Teresa, and Rosa Parks--is an exemplary model of true womanhood. Teenaged Joan of Arc followed God's call and liberated her country, dying a heroic martyr's death. Susanna Wesley had nineteen children and gave the world its most significant evangelist and its greatest hymn-w ... more
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