Unexpected offers encouragement and practical steps to move from anxiety about the unpredictable to confident faith in a good God. Through compelling stories and practical strategies, this book will help you anticipate the unexpected and to live in the joyful freedom of complete trust in God.
"Have you ever believed that you aren't good enough? That you're not thin enough? That you're unlovable? That you're a bad mom? Have you ever believed that you deserve to be treated badly? That you'll never amount to anything? All lies."
As a prominent woman juggling many roles, Maria Shriver knows just how surprising, unpredictable, and stressful everyday life can be. In her new book, I’VE BEEN THINKING, Maria shares her reflections for those seeking wisdom, guidance, encouragement, and inspiration on the road to a meaningful life.
Bob Goff is the founder of Love Does, a nonprofit organization that operates schools and pursues justice for children in conflict areas such as Uganda, Somalia, and Iraq. Bob is the bestselling author of “Love Does” and the forthcoming, "Everybody Always."
Jennie Allen understands the daily struggle so many of us face with inadequacy and insecurity. We often find ourselves paralyzed by the belief that we are not good enough, talented enough, or spiritual enough to do what we are supposed to do in life. And she invites us into a different experience, one in which our souls are content and epic dreams unfold through our lives, in Nothing to Prove.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment has just released the DVD film, Extraordinary. It’s based on the real-life events of acclaimed ultra-marathoner David Horton and his wife Nancy. For those in the US, you have the opportunity to win a free DVD copy of the film.
A raw and honest look at Clint’s very own struggles, how he was able to overcome them, and experience wholeness. His story is one that will empower you to overcome your challenges, and experience your own transformation. By reading this, you will learn how to “love the process to wholeness."
Everything in our world that can be shaken will be shaken. And yet, the Bible assures us it doesn’t matter what happens in the world around us if we have Christ in us—because His kingdom is Unshakeable.
Join New York Times best-selling author, speaker, and activist, Christine Caine, on a year-long journey of building your faith in our Unshakeable God.
In her new book, The Sacrament of Happy: What a Smiling God Brings to a Wounded World, Lisa Harper unveils a similarly extravagant, unexpected surprise, declaring that happiness is a gift from God that we can unashamedly enjoy.
In this book, Bobbie lays out with simplicity and warmth some of the markers of wisdom and experience that have shaped her life as a woman in leadership alongside her husband Brian, and within the many layers of Hillsong Church...
Katharina and Martin Luther's revolutionary marriage was arguably one of the most scandalous and intriguing in history. Yet five centuries later, we still know little about Martin and Katharina Luther’s life as husband and wife. Until now...
Author Lisa-Jo Baker has had the chance to engage hundreds of conversations with women about friendship. She’s learned that no one can make us quite as unsure about ourselves as another woman. While we are all hungry for friendship, it’s the fear of feeling awkward and being rejected, left out, or hurt (again) that often keep us from connecting.
Have you ever sat in a church service week after week but went home and continued to live a life outside of Christ? If you have ever felt that way, you're not alone. Heather Lindsey tried to run from God for years as she sat in the pews at church on Sunday Morning. She was running from Christ and into the arms of this world. all of these things on this earth are temporary and our groom is coming back for His bride, so it's vital that you are not distracted by the cares of this world. Join Heather as she challenges you to get prepared to meet our groom face-to-face.
Women have always been central to the life of the church. From the early hours of the first Easter, when women were charged to announce the resurrection of Jesus, to the state of the contemporary church, where women outnumber men in pews and positions of service. The church, and really all of society, suffers with them. Jo Saxton invites women to discover (or rediscover) the gifts and talents that God has vested in us, and more important, the calling he has placed on each of us to seek first the kingdom of God where we are.
Freedom is for everyone who wants it—the lost, the wounded, and those weary from striving. It’s for those who gave up trying years ago. It’s for those who are angry and hurt, brilliant and burnt by the Christian song and dance. You are the church, the people of God. You were meant to be free...
John and Stasi Eldredge share God's intended purpose when he made women and men in Captivating and Wild at Heart. Every man was once a boy. And every little boy has dreams, big dreams, dreams of being the hero, of beating the bad guys, of doing daring feats and rescuing the damsel in distress. Every little girl has dreams, too: of being rescued by her prince and swept up into a great adventure, knowing that she is the beauty.
Startup Innovator and author, Francisco Moreira publishes his first book, Age of Dawn. The Rumplings are a group of furry little creatures who struggle to maintain the values of their creed when faced with a greedy and domineering religious organisation.
To Joey, With Love documents the lives of Joey Martin Feek and her husband Rory Feek. Faith. Hope. Love. These three words sum up the film To Joey, With Love. I already knew that To Joey, With Love was going to be a tear-jerker so brace yourselves for the tears that will come when watching this film. And while To Joey, With Love is about faith, hope, and love- it’s also a film about perspective: are you, am I, are we doing all that we can be doing in the time God is giving us?
There is a reason we look at others as rivals and limit ourselves to comparison and competition. We have an enemy assaulting our mind, will, and emotions in the hope that we’ll turn on ourselves and each other. It’s a cycle that isolates us from intimate connections, creates confusion about our identity, and limits our purpose...
The dramatic and redemptive memoir of a Amanda Lindhout, whose curiosity led her to the world’s most beautiful and remote places, its most imperiled and perilous countries, and then into fifteen months of harrowing captivity—an exquisitely written story of courage, resilience, and grace.
Lysa TerKeurst unpacks how rejections of our past affect us more than we realize. All of us are either trying to heal a past rejection, deal with a present rejection or fear that an unexpected rejection is just around the corner. And that’s exactly why she wrote Uninvited.
Many know Kimberly Williams-Paisley as the bride in the popular Steve Martin remakes of the Father of the Bridemovies, the calculating Peggy Kenter on Nashville, or the wife of country music artist, Brad Paisley. Where the Light Gets Intells the full story of her mother Linda's struggle with Primary Progressive Aphasia—from her early-onset diagnosis through the present day.
Season 10 American Idol winner, Scotty McCreery has written a new book, Go Big or Go Home. Seele reviews the book, as McCreery shares his experiences from American Idol to stardom, from 16 to 22 years old, from being a teenager to growing and maturing into his early 20s.