"Everything you thought you knew about the Constitution and more-broken down, spelled out, and expounded upon. The Heritage Foundation presents its updated Guide to the Constitution, the preeminent and invaluable reference (with clause-by-clause analyses) for policymakers and students alike. With laws deconstructed, addendums unveiled, this guide proves to be the most comprehensive authority on our country's framework"
The Most Important Story (MIS) is the single most effective Gospel presentation available today. The distribution of 92 million copies alone marks an unprecedented milestone in Christian publishing. It has been utilized by leading Christian Organizations and Denominations around the world. Of special note is this is the book chosen to be distributed through Operations Christmas Child's "shoebox program" for 15 consecutive years. It has been used by Billy Graham and Operation Mobilization and Child Evangelism Fellowship and countless others.
Most revealing perhaps has been its incredible reception in 175 countries and the unparalled response rate in Vietnam with the fastest growing denomination in the country ... 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
From the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Eric Metaxas comes "If You Can Keep It," a new book that is part history and part manifesto, steeped in a critical analysis of our founding fathers' original intentions for America. Two hundred and forty years after the Declaration of Independence, it examines how we as a nation are living up to our founders' lofty vision for liberty and justice. If You Can Keep It is at once a thrilling review of America's uniqueness, and a sobering reminder that America's greatness cannot continue unless we truly understand what our founding fathers meant for us to be.
The book includes a stirring call-to-action for every American to understand the ideals behind the "noble ... more
Horizons Math 3 builds on familiar concepts. Multiplication and division are thoroughly covered, and new concepts such as simple geometry, map reading, temperature in Fahrenheit and Celsius, and the Metric system present new challenges to your students. Grade 3.
Book 1, Explorers and Settlers, covers Native American civilizations through the American Revolution. Each chapter opens with a vocabulary section of 5 to 10 words with pronunciations. Passages are followed by multiple choice, fill in the blank, and true/false questions with a writing and discussion element at the end of the chapter. There is a review test after chapter 7 and a final cumulative test.
A great resource for quiet meditation, creative expression, or personal devotion, this unique collection of beautifully rendered Bible verses invites you to fill the pages with color as you meditate on the names of God, such as...
El Shaddai--God Almighty
Adonai--Lord and Master
Immanuel--God With Us
Jehovah-Raah--The Lord My Shepherd
With Color the Names of God you can reflect on God's names and attributes, releasing the stress of the day as you add color to these intricate line drawings. Special instructions are included to display your works of art so these truths of God can continue to breathe life into your soul.
Book 2, A Young Nation Solves Its Problems, covers the Articles of Confederation through the Civil War. Each chapter opens with a vocabulary section of 5 to 10 words with pronunciations. Passages are followed by multiple choice, fill in the blank, and true/false questions with a writing and discussion element at the end of the chapter. There is a final cumulative test.
Writing in an approachable and anecdotal style, Tom Wright helps us to find our way around the letter to the Hebrews, one of the most challenging writings in the New Testament. He acknowledges that people often find it difficult, because some of the ideas it contains are strange to us. Yet, like meeting a new friend, Wright helps us to find Hebrews full of interest and delight, with a powerful message that comes home to the church of today and tomorrow just as much as it did to the church of yesterday.
Tom Wright has undertaken a tremendous task: to provide guides to all the books of the New Testament, and to include in them his own translation of the entire text. Each short passage is followed by a highly readable ... more
In The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, John C. Maxwell combines insights learned from his 40-plus years of leadership successes and mistakes with observations from the worlds of business, politics, sports, religion, and military conflict. Some highlights of the revised edition of this New York Times bestseller, which has sold more than a million copies, are:
Every chapter has been revised 2 chapters - "The Law of Addition" and "The Law of the Picture" - are entirely new 17 new stories are included 6 chapters are 50% revised 5 chapters are 75% revised Application pieces follow every chapter Leadership evaluation is included
In this repackaged bestseller John Maxwell examines the differences between leadership styles, outlines principles for inspiring, motivating, and influencing others. These principles can be used in any organization to foster integrity and self-discipline and bring a positive change.
"Developing the Leader Within You" also allows readers to examine how to be effective in the highest calling of leadership by understanding the five characteristics that set "leader managers" apart from "run-of-the-mill managers."
In this John Maxwell classic, he shows readers how to develop the vision, value, influence, and motivation required of successful leaders.
Book 3, America Becomes a Giant, covers Reconstruction through the Korean War. Each chapter opens with a vocabulary section of 5 to 10 words with pronunciations. Passages are followed by multiple choice, fill in the blank, and true/false questions with a writing and discussion element at the end of the chapter. There is a final cumulative test.
America, how well do you know your history? Who quelled a coup d'etat by putting on a pair of reading glasses? Which U.S. senator was nearly caned to death on the Senate floor? Which first lady refused to serve alcohol in the White House? What famous inventor was called to find the assassin's bullet in President Garfield's back? Which successful candidate for president insisted on telling the truth about his sex scandal? Which beloved ex-president raced with death and poverty to write his best-selling memoirs and which famous humorist came to his rescue? Which president carefully read the trial notes of 303 condemned Sioux warriors and spared all but 38 from the hangman's noose? Which "four-eyed" future president beat up ... more
Bible puzzles are a great way to pass time while learning scripture--and here's a brand-new collection of almost 50 "large print" crosswords sure to satisfy. With clues drawn from the breadth and width of scripture, "Bible Crosswords--Large Print" will challenge and expand your knowledge of the Good Book. Based on the King James Version of scripture, some clues and answers are drawn from other fields of study for added variety. In an easy-to-see, easy-to-handle 81/2" x 11" format, "Bible Crosswords--Large Print" is a must-have.
Is it lots of candy in your trick-or-treat bag? That's great, but it won't last long I think the best treat is having a best friend. Do you have a best friend? Do you have someone who loves you and will never give up on you no matter what? I do, and I want to tell you about him. The Best Friend Ever
God sent his only Son, Jesus, to earth a long time ago to do something for us that most best friends wouldn't do God's book, the Bible, says that "God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Jesus] died for us" (Romans 5:8).
Why would Jesus do that? Because it was the only way for you to become a member of God's family. All the bad things you have ever done separa ... more
A True-Life Thriller That Will Leave You Breathless In the anniversary edition of this electrifying real-life story, readers are gripped from the first page by the harrowing account of a young man who risked his life to smuggle Bibles through the borders of closed nations. Now, sixty years after Brother Andrew first prayed for God's miracle protection, this expanded edition of a classic work encourages new readers to meet this remarkable man and his mission for the first time. Working undercover for God, a mission that continues to this day, has made Brother Andrew one of the all-time heroes of the faith. His narrow escapes from danger to share the love of Jesus will encourage and embolden believers in their ... more
Welcome back home to Mitford. We've been waiting for you
After five hectic years of retirement from Lord's Chapel, Father Tim Kavanagh returns with his wife, Cynthia, from the land of his Irish ancestors. While he's glad to be at home in Mitford, something is definitely missing from his life: a pulpit. But when he's offered one, he decides he doesn't want it.
For years, he believed he had a few answers. Now he has questions. How can he possibly help Dooley's younger brother, Sammy, make it through the fallout of a disasterous childhood? Could doing a good deed for the town bookstore be the best thing for his befuddled spirit? And who was riding through town in a limo? Not Edith Mallory.
2009 Christianity Today Book Award winner Our world is broken and cries out for reconciliation. But mere conflict resolution and peacemaking are not enough. What makes real reconciliation possible? How is it that some people are able to forgive the most horrendous of evils? And what role does God play in these stories? Does reconciliation make any sense apart from the biblical story of redemption? Secular models of peacemaking are insufficient. And the church has not always fulfilled its call to be agents of reconciliation in the world. In Reconciling All Things Emmanuel Katongole and Chris Rice, codirectors of the Center for Reconciliation at Duke Divinity School, cast a comprehensive vision for reconciliation that is ... more