Do you know someone who needs some encouragement? Perhaps that someone is you.
In When God Makes Lemonade, author Don Jacobson has collected real-life stories from around the world that show everyday folks discovering unexpected sweetness in the midst of sour circumstances. Some are funny, others are sobering, and more than a few will bring tears of amazement. But these true stories all have one thing in common: hope.
There’s no question that life gives us “lemons,” like issues with health, employment, and relationships. But when those lemons become lemonade, it’s as refreshing as a cold drink on a hot summer day.
It’s true that in life “stuff” happens, but as you’ll see in these stories, Lemonade Happens too! Continue reading
Bestselling author Lysa TerKeurst invites young women on the unforgettable adventure of saying yes to God as she shares real-life illustrations, biblical guidance, humor, and inspiring special sections: “Living Y.E.S.” (Your Extraordinary Story); “YES in Action” stories from Lysa’s teen daughter, Hope, about faith in motion; chapter Bible study questions.
Where God Finds You is unique among women’s devotional books in that it brings dozens of men and women of the Bible to life through dramatic short stories, connects biblical truths to today’s culture, and offers readers an opportunity to reflect on what they’ve learned. Continue reading
Cramming for a stressful test, getting into a disagreement with a friend or even looking for a job can drive the life of a teenager from manageable to frustrating, sometimes at a moment’s notice.
But with the help of the NIV ONCE-A-DAY BIBLE FOR TEENS (Zondervan; October 2012; $19.99), adolescents will learn to center their lives and reconnect with what matters most – their relationship with God, and connecting with him by reading from his Word. This easy to use daily reading Bible is a convenient and inspirational way to expand a teen’s understanding of Scripture, deepen their faith, and provide encouragement for an entire year.
NIV ONCE-A-DAY BIBLE FOR TEENS organizes the New International Version Bible, the world’s most popular modern English Bible, into 365 readings. Each Scripture reading includes verses from both the Old and New Testaments as well as a portion from either Psalms or Proverbs, along with a summary to help teens reflect and apply the Bible passages to their lives.
And to further help teens keep the Word close to their hearts, the ONCE-A-DAY DEVOTIONAL FOR TEENS (Zondervan; $14.99; October 2012) offers readers the opportunity to reflect on just enough Scripture and analysis to keep them inspired as they face life’s challenges. Packed with 365 such daily devotions, this new devotional for teens helps readers further relate to the Bible and find new inspiration each day. It’s perfect for regular devotional time or for use alongside the NIV ONCE-A-DAY BIBLE FOR TEENS. Continue reading
The truth and power of God’s Word comes vividly to life in a high-quality, full-color, graphic-novel style New Testament especially for today’s visually focused culture. Continue reading
For anyone who struggles when it comes to daily devotions, At the Feet of Jesus extends an irresistible invitation to set aside your duties and find the amazing peace and incredible joy that come from time alone with Him. Drawn from Joanna Weaver’s beloved Bethany trilogy, each reading in this 365-day devotional includes a Bible reading passage and reflection question. All-new material and “Going Deeper” sidebars are also woven throughout. Continue reading
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Each day’s selection includes:
• a Bible verse
• an entry based on Jesus: His words, miracles, and parables; His wisdom, compassion, and comfort; His mystery, power, divinity, and humanity
• a “faith step” that will inspire and challenge readers to apply the day’s message to their lives. Continue reading
You love to journal. And here are brand-new journals you’ll simply adore! With beautiful quotations or encouraging devotional readings plus inspirational scripture, they’ll fit perfectly into your life. And you’ll be delighted at the ample space for journaling what’s on your heart. The appealing package makes for a great gift, too. Continue reading
Inspiring meditations from the heart of popular pastor and author Dr. Erwin Lutzer join breathtaking photographs of winding country paths, inviting doorways, and meandering European cobblestone streets and invite readers to take time to walk with God. Continue reading
Cat lovers will find inspirational, true stories filled with feline devotion, antics, and quirks in this warmhearted devotional. Each reading highlights cat behaviors and practices that also reflect the heart of God. Readers will discover powerful insights centered around… Continue reading