Are you ready for real and raw, honest and hopeful conversation about suffering, loss, and grief - from a Christian perspective? Here are real answers, for real people, with real struggles. When life's losses invade your world, learn how to face suffering face-to-face with God. Written in a gift book format, this book also includes two built-in application/discussion guides making it perfect for individual or group study.
Joyce Meyer is not satisfied with the status quo. She believes that we each need to become a revolutionary and practice love every day. And if Joyce has her way, the revolution will spread - person by person, house by house, town by town, until the old culture of selfishness and greed gives way to a new culture of concern for others.
The book is a revolutionaries' manual, a hands-on primer for bringing the Golden Rule to life in the twenty-first century. Meyer starts out by giving some stunning statistics. Right now...210,000 children will die this week because of poverty; 640 million children do not have adequate shelter; every day, 3,000 children are abducted into the sex-trafficking industry; every day, 16,00 ... more
Presents a creative, new way for congregations to provide a wholistic ministry to their members by bringing nurses onto congregations' staffs to work as ministers of health on a part-time or full-time basis.
What do we say to a person in crisis? When illness strikes, friends, family, pastors and health professionals may be called on to answer someof life's ultimate questions. How can caregivers deal with the spiritual needs people present to us?
This personal and practical book deals with hard issues and difficult situations that people with serious physical needs confront. Shelly explains howto offer spiritual support to those facing suffering, illness or other crises.
Shelly considers a variety of options available to caregivers, including community, compassionate presence, prayer, Scripture, books, touch an ... more
Rock-a-Bye Babies & Woddler's Ministry Guide provides a ministry program for children to learn, live, and grow in Christian faith from the moment of birth. The resource will guide leaders and parents as they nurture babies and woddlers in experiencing the Christian faith. Birth through 18 months are the formational years during which children learn lifelong habits. Rock-a-Bye will build the foundation for a lifelong faith. Becaues a great deal of information is learned during the first year of a baby's life faith needs to be involved in the learning. Rock-a-Bye Babies & Woddler's Ministry Guide recommends the use of downloadable posters that can be placed around the nursery at various stations to enhance the activities a ... more
Many churches have written off the inner cities. One by one they are abandoning them as they pack up and move to the suburbs. In these days God wants to join passion for His presence with compassion for His people.
His people will be found in the mostunusual places. You will find them on the street corners, in the bars, and on park benches. We cannot forget that God cares for all.
In his book, Seeking Our Brothers, Bart Pierce challenges us to climb out of our comfort zone, capture the compassion of the Lord Jesus and confront the needs of our brothers and sisters in Christ. It is time to regain our cities for Christ!