The Singing Place
It is almost Christmas and two brokenhearted men are about to meet. For years, Jorge Mendoza has been working hard at Children’s Hospital, cleaning restrooms, making beds, doing the things that others do not want to do…and all to bring his wife and little daughter to America. Through those years, Jorge has brought joy to others. He is a puppet maker and he gives away his creations to suffering children. But now, just before Christmas, he learns that his wife and little girl will not be allowed to join him. Eddie Gartman is a young man who is locked in the narrow world of Down Syndrome. His mother has died and his whole world is turning upside down. On his way to a special home for people with his condition, Eddie jumps out of the car and runs. His journey takes him through the streets of Los Angeles, as he...
Call of the Mountain (Finding Love in the Blue Ridge Mountains Book 3)
Beth’s beliefs call her to act, but can she accept the risk? When her younger sister offers an ultimatum, Beth's life spirals into chaos. “Either adopt my baby when it is born, or I’ll get an abortion.” Will the man she is dating accept the responsibility of a son or daughter? How can Beth balance the demands of work and motherhood on her own?An unplanned visit to the mountains of North Carolina gives Beth an opportunity to clarify her plans. But when the man of her dreams seems to fall for her younger, pregnant, sister, will Beth find the strength to sacrifice her desires so that good can come to those she loves?Finding Love in the Blue Ridge Mountains ... Contemporary Christian fiction portraying real-to-life characters in search of lasting love in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Quran in English: Modern English Translation. Clear and Easy to Understand.
Perhaps the best Quran English translation. It is clear, easy to read, and very faithful to the Arabic original. It closely follows the Arabic text, and often reminds the reader of the Arabic original. It uses today's English language, and today's English vocabulary, thus it is easy to read and understand. The flow is smooth, the sentence structure is simple, the meaning is clear. This Quran translation has no interpretations, no footnotes, and no explanations. It is a pure translation of the Quran, from Arabic to English, and it does not try to emphasize any school of thought. The text purely and accurately translates the Holy Quran, from Arabic, into contemporary English. It was translated by a Muslim, who saw firsthand the miracles inside the Quran. His native language is Arabic; his everyday language is American English. For 15 years, he studied the Quran. For many years, he translated speech...
Two Sides of Destiny
Lois and Jewel, friends, who grew up in the same local church, were as different as night and day. Lois was raised in the project and attended public school, while Jewel, grew up in a middle class home, in a middle class neighborhood and attended private schools. The two share one common goal to leave their small town of Brickenbrat to follow their dreams.Lois, vowing never to return home, leaves for New York to live with her aunt. Without any training or skills, she soon finds it hard to land a good job and ends up working in a factory. When love and friendship fails her, Lois finds herself alone, abandoned and discouraged and in pursuit of something better; thinking she has landed the opportunity of a lifetime, Lois takes a job with a modeling Agency, but unknowing to her, the modeling agency is a pretense for a lifestyle that...
The Modern Fig Leaf: Uncovering Your True Identity
Rediscover Your True Identity, Fulfillment, and Purpose We come to the world naked, and we depart naked. How about we live it naked, too? I want to stop pretending every day more and more. Pretending to be something I am not. Pretending to believe in things I think or say . . . when I don’t. I want to be real, raw, and uncensored to God, to those that I come across, and to you.~from the Introduction In the Garden of Eden, Adam and Eve hid their nakedness and shame behind a fig leaf—what are you hiding behind? Many people have asked Jesus into their hearts, but live out the rest of their lives hidden and ashamed, not knowing that they can stand authentic, free, and joyful before others and a God who loves them and wants to show them who they truly are! In The...
Dance Over Me: Will the bright lights of the stage steal her away from him?
2017 Selah Awards FinalistDanielle Lefontaine, a fledgling actress raised to the lullaby of Broadway, searches for her long-lost brother and her place on the stage. But when a jealous cast member threatens to drop the curtain on her dreams, Danielle fears her one brilliant moment in the spotlight is about to become a dim memory.Alex Sheridan is living his dream—playing the trumpet, helping run his family's dinner theater. But there's a hole in his soul that can only be filled with the love of that "someone special"—the better half of him. When "Dani" dances into his life, Alex thinks he's found his perfect partner. But will the bright lights of a bigger stage steal her away before they have a chance to find their perfect song?
A Father’s Prayer
Carol Awards Finalist, Selah FinalistA year after learning of a son’s existence, Country music legend, Ethan Jacobs returns to Jasper Falls, a place of bitter memories, to help the his twelve-year-old autistic child, given up for adoption at birth. Orphaned after the death of his adoptive parents, the boy is at risk of institutionalization due to probation violations and alleged inadequate guardianship of his current caregiver, an older, adoptive sister. In view of his son’s delicate emotional state, the court advises Ethan to keep his relationship to Gib secret for now. Although he longs to tell the world his current hit single was inspired by a son he has yet to meet, as far as Jasper Falls knows, Ethan is in town to perform a benefit concert. Ethan only wants to be with Gib—to love the boy he's never know. But his presence only seems to complicate the child’s life...
Marriage: Make It or Break It
"Helpful book. Lots of wise teaching. Very insightful. Enjoyed the author's examples and scripture references. I recommend this book to all." ~ Amazon review"Whether you’ve been married four days, four years or forty years, Marriage: Make It or Break It is relevant. Author Andrea Merrell’s keen perception on the subject will encourage you to apply biblical truths and principles to your own situation. It will compel you to hang on tight as you commit to nurture, respect, and love your spouse and your marriage. You will be encouraged to truly enjoy the ride together in this sacred privilege you have committed to one another. A valuable tool for someone who is facing challenges in his or her marriage. It also makes a fantastic wedding or anniversary gift. Why just survive, when you can thrive? You’ll love this book!" ~ Amazon review"As someone who has been married as long as Mrs....
A quality eBook from Chapel Library (active Contents and footnotes) Spurgeon Gems is a collection of quotations from Spurgeon’s sermons, preached during the years 1880 through 1892. The 280 quotations mostly consist of a few sentences up to a paragraph and are arranged into 34 relevant topics. Few if any preachers of the Word ever have preached the Gospel of the grace of God with greater clarity. These excerpts serve as an introduction to the writings of Spurgeon, a refreshing reminder of the glories of the Lord, and a summary of the doctrines proclaimed by this outstanding man of God. Topical areas include:1) About God2) Salvation: The Message; Centered in Christ; Sin; Faith; Unbelief; Works; Man’s Responsibility; God’s Sovereignty; The Call3) Sanctification: Obedience, Walking by Faith; Humility/Pride; Fear of God; Communion and Worship; False Profession; Worldliness4) Wisdom5) Trials and Suffering: Certainty; Slander; Christ as Conqueror; Hope; Perseverance; God’s Sovereignty 6)...
Ouija Board Stories: Terrifying Eyewitness Accounts Of REAL Life Ouija Board Experiences: Would You Dare Play? (True Paranormal Book 2)
Terrifying Eyewitness Accounts Of REAL Life Ouija Board Experiences: Would You Dare?Claim Your FREE Bonuses After the Conclusion!Do you have a Ouija board at your home? Have you ever tried using it? If yes, what experiences do you have with it? Are they good, or bad? If you haven’t used it yet, will you ever try it?If your answer yes, I urge you to read this book first for it might change your mind…If you are fond of excitement, thrill, and suspense, you might be encouraged to bring the board out, call out some adventurous friends, and light up the candles. As you already know, participating in a séance using a Ouija board is a choice. Many people believe it’s a ridiculous thing, so they won’t even be bothered: when asked if they would like to try it, they would simply shake their heads no.Others find it interesting; how can...