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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
Milk and Honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival About the experience of violence abuse love loss and femininity The book is divided into four chapters and each chapter serves a different purpose Deals with a different pain Heals a different heartache Milk and Honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look
This 1 New York Times best-selling guide to decluttering your home from Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for simplifying organizing and storing Despite constant efforts to declutter your home do papers still accumulate like snowdrifts and clothes pile up like a tangled mess of noodles Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes tidying to a whole new level promising that if you properly simplify and organize your home once you ll never have to do it again Most methods advocate a room-by-room or little-by-little approach which doom you to pick away at your piles of stuff forever The KonMari Method with its revolutionary category-by-category system leads to lasting results In fact none of Kondo s clients have lapsed and she still has a three-month waiting list With detailed guidance for determining which items in your house spark joy and which don t this international bestseller featuring Tokyo s newest lifestyle phenomenon will help you clear your clutter and enjoy the unique magic of a tidy home and the calm motivated mindset it can inspire
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
The New York Times bestselling author of Rise of ISIS exposes the dangers of radical Islam and the effects it has on the American way of life in this informative and eye-opening new book The fundamental principle of our system of government is individual liberty Our forefathers chose to bequeath a system that limited the reach of government officials so that Americans could control their own lives When the United States was attacked on September 11 2001 the true face of radical Islam was exposed for the world to see Our nation came face-to-face with a rabid ideology that was and is committed to destroying our freedoms and imposing Islamic Shariah onto the Western world The principles of Shariah which demands total submission to Allah completely clash with US law and legal tradition But that doesn t stop adherents of fundamental Islam from executing those who they believe have offended Islam and Muhammad As such Shariah has become a threatening danger to our country our values and our way of life In Unholy Alliance Jay Sekulow and the American Center for Law and Justice ACLJ tackle radical Islam head on They expose the attempts by fundamentalist Muslims both in the US and abroad to destroy our legal system in favor of a system... that would destroy our essential liberties They bring attention to terrorism in today s world and reflect on the recent Paris and San Bernardino attacks as well as Russia Syria Iran and continuous threats to our nation Each of us should be aware of what is going on in the world and learn what we can do as individuals to protect and defend the Constitution against all enemies be they foreign or domestic more
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
In The Four Agreements bestselling author don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering Based on ancient Toltec wisdom The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom true happiness and love A New York Times bestseller for over 8 years Over 6 million copies sold in the U S Translated into 40 languages worldwide
A special 25th anniversary edition of the extraordinary international bestseller including a new Foreword by Paulo Coelho Combining magic mysticism wisdom and wonder into an inspiring tale of self-discovery The Alchemist has become a modern classic selling millions of copies around the world and transforming the lives of countless readers across generations Paulo Coelho s masterpiece tells the mystical story of Santiago an Andalusian shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure His quest will lead him to riches far different and far more satisfying than he ever imagined Santiago s journey teaches us about the essential wisdom of listening to our hearts of recognizing opportunity and learning to read the omens strewn along life s path and most importantly to follow our dreams