Category Archives: Religion & Spirituality

Hallelujah Anyway

Hallelujah Anyway synopsis: “Mercy is radical kindness,” Anne Lamott writes in her enthralling and heartening book, Hallelujah Anyway. It’s the permission you give others—and yourself—to forgive a debt, to absolve the unabsolvable, to let go of the judgment and pain that make life so difficult. In Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy Lamott ventures to explore where… Read More »

The (unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah

The (unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah synopsis: What could a School of Witchcraft and Wizardry possibly have in common with the most published book in Jewish history and the most celebrated holiday of the Jewish calendar? As it turns out, quite a lot. From the concepts of slavery and freedom, to the focus on education, to the… Read More »

Think Better, Live Better

Think Better, Live Better synopsis: Your mind has incredible power over your success or failure. THINK BETTER, LIVE BETTER offers a simple yet life-changing strategy for erasing the thoughts that keep you down and reprogramming your mind with positive thinking to reach a new level of victory. As a child of the Most High God,… Read More »

The World of Jesus

The World of Jesus synopsis: Popular Author Provides the Market’s Most Accessible Introduction to the World of Jesus’ Time To understand Jesus’ life and ministry, we need to understand the history and culture of his world. Marty, author of the popular The Whole Bible Story, provides readers with a thoroughly readable, easy-to-understand history of Israel… Read More »

Love Does

Love Does synopsis: Now a New York Times Bestseller! As a college student he spent 16 days in the Pacific Ocean with five guys and a crate of canned meat. As a father he took his kids on a world tour to eat ice cream with heads of state. He made friends in Uganda, and… Read More »

Chakra Healing

Chakra Healing synopsis: Within all living beings are powerful centers of energy called chakras. Each chakra holds the potential for immense healing and restoration. However, learning how to harness the chakra system’s amazing power can be challenging when so much of the information available is dense and academic or subjective and hard to trust. In… Read More »

The (unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah

The (unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah synopsis: What could a School of Witchcraft and Wizardry possibly have in common with the most published book in Jewish history and the most celebrated holiday of the Jewish calendar? As it turns out, quite a lot. From the concepts of slavery and freedom, to the focus on education, to the… Read More »

Praying Through Life’s Problems

Praying Through Life’s Problems synopsis: Jonie Eareckson Tada, Stormie Omartian, Leslie Vernick, Catherine Hart Weber, Joseph and Mary Ann Mayo, Linda S. Mintle and Diane Langberg impart time-honored wisdom on joyous living in spite of difficult circumstances.

Draw the Circle

Draw the Circle synopsis: Do you pray as often and as boldly as you want to? There is a way to experience a deeper, more passionate, persistent, and intimate prayer life. Drawing from forty days of true stories, Mark Batterson applies the principles of his New York Times bestselling book The Circle Maker to teach… Read More »

Gandhi

Gandhi synopsis: August 15, 2017, will mark the seventieth anniversary of the day one great nation, Great Britain, granted independence to another, India. The transfer of power, while civil, was not entirely peaceful. Hindus and Muslims turned against each other in spasms of sectarian violence. Refugees trekked across the subcontinent – Hindus toward India, and… Read More »