""Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world "" (John 1:29) No work of modern literature can usher you so powerfully and intimately into the Savior's heart like "The Day I Was Crucified." Master storyteller, Gene Edwards (author of Divine Romance) recounts the harrowing scene of Calvary as if the crucifixion narrative was being told by Jesus Himself. In this book, you will... Encounter the depths of God's unfathomable love as you walk side by side with Jesus during His final moments on Earth. Live in new levels of thankfulness as you come face to face with the full measure of what Jesus carried to the Cross on your behalf. Take an unforgettable journey, where the heartache of the Cross and v ... more
A simple retelling of the Easter story, this small and affordable format paperback, The First Easter Ever is sure to be popular with young readers. Using the vibrant and popular artwork of Dennis Jones, families can share this timeless story of God s promise of everlasting love each Easter season."
A simple retelling of the Christmas story, from the angel s visit to Mary to the shepherds joyful praise of the new born Baby, this small format paperback, The First Christmas Ever is sure to be popular with young readers. Using the vibrant and popular artwork of Dennis Jones, families can share this timeless story of God s love each holiday season."
When Pastor Rick Warren was young, his family celebrated Christmas with a birthday party for Jesus. Now the author of The Purpose-Driven Life shares the "reason for the season" with all who hunger for meaning. Learn to identify and confront the "peace-robbers" in your life---and embrace the unshakable hope of Christ's birth!
"Christmas is the celebration of an invasion when God came to earth 2,000 years ago, and the world has never been the same since, said Warren. "It is a time for celebration – ‘don't be afraid for I bring you good news of great joy;' salvation - ‘for unto you is born a Savior;' and reconciliation - ‘peace on earth, good will toward men.'
"Christmas is also a time of coming toget ... more
This is an updated edition of a book written by Missionary and evangelist Roy Hession in 1950 in which he profiles the nature of religious revival and lays out the prerequisites and consequences of the activity of God in the heart of the hungry seeker.
Move beyond the typical "giving something up" and take a fresh look at Lent. Marcellino D'Ambrosio offers forty ideas, activities, and devotions designed to strengthen your spiritual life and help Catholics get the most out of Lent. Each idea is accompanied by a short reflection expanding its deeper spiritual meaning and a challenge to help you incorporate that idea in practical ways. Some of the forty ways are:
Get up earlier and spend your first fifteen minutes of the day thanking God for the gift of life and offering your day to him
Find a biography of a saint you like and read it during Lent
Pray each day for the intentions and health of the Holy Father
Loyal readers are drawn to Ideals magazine for its celebration of life's most treasured moments. Now in its seventh decade of publication, this holiday favorite continues to bring inspiration to readers.
The Easter issue includes heartwarming text, alongside beautiful, full-color photographs and fine art reproductions. Essays and poetry from writers such as Pamela Kennedy and Eileen Spinelli tap into the joy and hope of this bright season. The original Easter story is told through Bible passages accompanied by fine art. Kennedy also explores the history of a classic Easter hymn, which is presented alongside sheet music and the song's lyrics. Family Recipes, a reader f ... more
In this beautifully minimalist book, Trevor Hudson focuses on 40 single words one for each day of the season of Lent. Each brief meditation pairs the word for the day with a scripture verse, brief insight, and a thought or action for the day. Each pause for Lent will refresh and challenge readers.