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The enemy wants us to feel rejected left out lonely and less than In Uninvited Lysa shares her own deeply personal experiences of rejection--from the perceived judgment of the perfectly toned woman one elliptical over to the incredibly painful childhood abandonment by her father She leans in to honestly examine the roots of rejection as well as rejection s ability to poison relationships from the inside out including our relationship with God With biblical depth gut-honest vulnerability and refreshing wit Lysa will help you Stop feeling left out by believing that even when you are overlooked by others you are handpicked by God Change your tendency to either fall apart or control the actions of others by embracing God-honoring ways to process your hurt Know exactly what to pray for the next ten days to steady your soul and restore your confidence in the midst of rejection Overcome the two core fears that feed your insecurities by understanding the secret of belonging Uninvited reminds us we are destined for a love that can never be diminished tarnished shaken or taken--a love that does not reject or uninvite
LIVE A LIFE OF MEANING AND CONNECTION Instead of pushing for perfection A few years ago I found myself exhausted and isolated my soul and body sick I was tired of being tired burned out on busy And it seemed almost everyone I talked with was in the same boat longing for connection meaning depth but settling for busy I am a wife mother daughter sister friend neighbor writer and I know all too well that settling feeling But over the course of the last few years I ve learned a way to live marked by grace love rest and play And it s changing everything Present Over Perfect is an invitation to this journey that changed my life I ll walk this path with you a path away from frantic pushing and proving and toward your essential self the one you were created to be before you began proving and earning for your worth Written in Shauna s warm and vulnerable style this collection of essays focuses on the most important transformation in her life and maybe yours too leaving behind busyness and frantic living and rediscovering the person you were made to be Present Over Perfect is a hand reaching out pulling you free from the constant pressure to perform faster push harder and produce more all while maintaining an exhausting image of perfection... Shauna offers an honest account of what led her to begin this journey and a compelling vision for an entirely new way to live soaked in grace rest silence simplicity prayer and connection with the people that matter most to us In these pages you ll be invited to consider the landscape of your own life and what it might look like to leave behind the pressure to be perfect and begin the life-changing practice of simply being present in the middle of the mess and the ordinariness of life more
Simple ideas lasting loveFalling in love is easy Staying in love that s the challenge How can you keep your relationship fresh and growing amid the demands conflicts and just plain boredom of everyday life In the 1 New York Times bestseller The 5 Love Languages you ll discover the secret that has transformed millions of relationships worldwide Whether your relationship is flourishing or failing Dr Gary Chapman s proven approach to showing and receiving love will help you experience deeper and richer levels of intimacy with your partner starting today The 5 Love Languages is as practical as it is insightful Updated to reflect the complexities of relationships today this new edition reveals intrinsic truths and applies relevant actionable wisdom in ways that work Includes the Couple s Personal Profile assessment so you can discover your love language and that of your loved one
What if changing our perception of God has the potential to change everything God is not what you think Visions of an angry distant moral scorekeeper or a supernatural Santa Claus handing out cosmic lottery tickets to those who attend the right church or say the right prayer dominate our culture For many others God has become irrelevant or simply unbelievable In The Divine Dance Fr Richard Rohr with Mike Morrell points readers to an unlikely opening beyond this divinity impasse the at times forgotten ancient mystery of the Trinity God as utterly one yet three Drawing from Scripture theology and the deepest insights of mystics philosophers and sages throughout history Fr Rohr presents a compelling alternative to aloof and fairytale versions of God One God belovedly in communion as All Vulnerable All Embracing and All Given to you and me The Divine Dance makes accessible and practicable the Christian tradition s most surprising gift God as Community as Friendship as Dance Are you ready to join in
Imagine if you discovered a treasure chest in which were hidden ancient mysteries revelations from heaven secrets of the ages the answers to man s most enduring age-old questions and the hidden keys that can transform your life to joy success and blessing This is The Book of Mysteries Jonathan Cahn who caused a national and international stir with the New York Times best-seller The Harbinger and then The Mystery of the Shemitah now brings us a treasure chest inside of which are contained some of the greatest mysteries of all time The reader will discover life-transforming secrets mind-blowing realities and heart-changing revelations in such mysteries as the Face in the Waters the Leper King the Land of Gezarah the Secret of the Third Prince the House of Spirits the Mystery of the Rains How to Alter Your Past the Second Scroll the Similitude the Mystery of the Eighth Day and much more The Book of Mysteries takes the readers on a journey of divine revelation through ancient Scriptures the laws of Creation the deep of God s Word the hidden streams of history the most important keys of spiritual truth end-time mysteries and the secrets of life The Book of Mysteries opens up with a traveler and his encounter with a man known only as... the teacher The teacher takes him an on odyssey through desert mountains valleys gardens and plains encounters with nomadic tent dwellers caverns and ancient ruins chambers of scrolls and vessels and more The reader is taken along to partake in the journey and in all the teachings and revelations The traveler keeps a journal in which he writes down each of the mysteries given to him by the teacher in his one-year odyssey 365 different mysteries one for each day of the year Thus on top of everything else The Book of Mysteries is also a daily devotional unlike any other And each mystery contains a special mission for each day of the year a mission that takes the revelation and applies it to reality for a life-changing journey more
All day every day an invisible war rages around you A devoted devilish enemy seeks to wreak havoc on everything that matters to you The Enemy always fails miserably when he meets a woman dressed for the occasion The Armor of God more than merely a
Uniquely inspired treasures from heaven for every day of the year by missionary Sarah Young Jesus Calling is a devotional filled with 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 They are written from Jesus point of view thus the title Jesus Calling It is Sarah s fervent prayer that our Savior may bless readers with His presence and His peace in ever deeper measure
Translated into over 50 languages The Purpose Driven Life is far more than just a book it is a guide to a spiritual journey that has transformed millions of lives Once you take this journey you ll never be the same again This new expanded edition of The Purpose Driven Life created for a new generation of reader includes Video introductions by Rick Warren to chapters 1-40 An audio Bible study at the end of each chapter with over 30 additional hours of teaching by Rick Warren Two new bonus chapters on the most common barriers to living a purpose driven life Access to an online community where you can discuss your journey to purpose get feedback and receive support Living out the purpose you were created for moves you beyond mere survival and success to a life of significance-the life you were meant to live On your journey you ll find the answers to 3 of life s most important questions The Question of Existence Why am I alive The Question of Significance Does my life matter The Question of Purpose What on earth am I here for Transform your life Start your journey today
You have an enemy and he s dead set on destroying all you hold dear and keeping you from experiencing abundant life in Christ What s more his approach to disrupting your life and discrediting your faith isn t general or generic not a one-size-fits-all It s specific Personalized Targeted So this book is your chance to strike back With prayer With a weapon that really works Each chapter will guide you in crafting prayer strategies that hit the enemy where it hurts letting him know you re on to him and that you won t back down Because with every new strategy you build you re turning the fiercest battles of life into precise strikes against him and his handiwork each one infused with the power of God s Spirit New York Times bestselling author Priscilla Shirer widely known for her international speaking teaching and writing ministries brings her new role from the 2015 film War Room into the real lives of today s women addressing the topics that affect them most renewing their passion refocusing their identity negotiating family strife dealing with relentless regrets navigating impossible schedules succeeding against temptation weathering their worst fears uprooting bitterness and more Each chapter exposes the enemy s cruel crafty... intentions in all kinds of these areas then equips and encourages you to write out your own personalized prayer strategies on tear-out sheets you can post and pray over yourself and your loved ones on a regular basis Fervent is a hands-on knees-down don t-give-up action guide to practical purposeful praying more
We live in an age of skepticism Our society places such faith in empirical reason historical progress and heartfelt emotion that it s easy to wonder Why should anyone believe in Christianity What role can faith and religion play in our modern lives In this thoughtful and inspiring new book pastor and New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller invites skeptics to consider that Christianity is more relevant now than ever As human beings we cannot live without meaning satisfaction freedom identity justice and hope Christianity provides us with unsurpassed resources to meet these needs Written for both the ardent believer and the skeptic Making Sense of God shines a light on the profound value and importance of Christianity in our lives