Heaven On Earth

Author: Stephanie Dowrick
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101617675
Size: 61.17 MB
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Winner of the 2014 Nautilus Award represents “Better Books for a Better World”—the Gold Award (Best Book of the Year) in the category of Religion/Spirituality: Other Traditions & Practices. Here is a prayer book that offers you the wisest, most comforting of prayers, while also guiding you on how to pray. Whatever your experience of prayer, you will find a new depth of inspiration and support in these pages. From the most ancient heartfelt prayers to those newly written by the author herself, this is a collection that meets us where we are—and takes us where we most want to go. As a writer and spiritual leader who has supported and guided many thousands of people to live more hopefully, Stephanie Dowrick has a rare understanding of what prayer is and how faithfully it can support you, whatever your faith background or journey. Some of the world’s most beautiful words are gathered here—as are many of the most uplifting and consoling. From prayers to be shared with family, friends or community, to prayers that take you within to your own soul’s depths, this is a collection to be used and cherished.

Timeless Wisdom

Author: Eknath Easwaran
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1458783189
Size: 12.91 MB
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Timeless Wisdom is the companion volume to Eknath Easwaran's Passage Meditation. Passage Meditation gives Easwaran's instructions in his method of meditation; Timeless Wisdom is his accompanying collection of texts that are suitable for study and meditation. In this selection from the great spiritual traditions, Eknath Easwaran brings the world's timeless wisdom within reach of the modern seeker. These passages include flashes of insight from the Hindu Upanishads, heartfelt prayers of the Christian saints, the passionate songs of the Sufis, and thoughtful teachings from the Jewish, Buddhist, and Taoist traditions. An authority on world mysticism, and outstanding translator of the Indian classics, Easwaran chooses texts that are positive, practical, and meaningful for readers today. This anthology is a compact version of Easwaran's God Makes the Rivers to Flow, with a new preface and some new texts. This is a book to read and reread, each time drawing more from the well of inspiration in its pages

Creative Journal Writing

Author: Stephanie Dowrick
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440659419
Size: 62.96 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Winner of the COVR Award for Book of the Year (2007) From the #1 creativity publisher in the country comes our latest creativity bestseller—Creative Journal Writing—the ultimate book for those who are looking to use this powerful tool to heal, expand, and transform their lives. In this exceptionally positive and encouraging book, Stephanie Dowrick frees the journal writer she believes is in virtually everyone, showing through stories and examples that a genuine sense of possibility can be revived on every page. Creative journal writing goes way beyond just recording events on paper. It can be the companion that supports but doesn?t judge, a place of unparalleled discovery, and a creative playground where the everyday rules no longer count. Proven benefits of journal writing include reduced stress and anxiety, increased self-awareness, sharpened mental skills, genuine psychological insight, creative inspiration and motivation, strengthened ability to cope during difficult times, and overall physical and emotional well-being. Combining a rich choice of ideas with wonderful stories, quotes, and her refreshingly intimate thoughts gained through a lifetime of writing, Dowrick?s insights and confidence make journal writing irresistible?and your own life more enchanting. Included in Creative Journal Writing are: u stories of how people have used journal writing to transform their lives; · inspirational instructions, guidelines, and quotes; · key principles, practical suggestions, and helpful hints; · 125 starter topics, designed to help even the most reluctant journal writer; · more than forty powerful exercises; · and much more!

The Timeless Relevance Of Traditional Wisdom

Author: M. Ali Lakhani
Publisher: World Wisdom, Inc
ISBN: 1935493191
Size: 13.40 MB
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More than ever, there is an urgent need to rediscover timeless and objective principles in order to confront the issues of our times. In this collection of thirty remarkable essays, Lakhani summons us to rediscover the sacred worldview of Tradition, governed by truth, virtue, and beauty, as he addresses some of the most pressing issues today, including fundamentalism, gender and sexuality, religious diversity and pluralism, faith and science, and the problem of evil.

The Love Of Eternal Wisdom

Author: Saint Louis de Montfort
Publisher: Aeterna Press
Size: 27.72 MB
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O divine Wisdom, Lord of heaven and earth, I humbly beg pardon for my audacity in attempting to speak of your perfections, ignorant and sinful as I am. I beg you not to consider the darkness of my mind or the uncleanness of my lips unless it be to take them away with a glance of your eyes and a breath of your mouth. Aeterna Press

Love And Terror In The God Encounter

Author: David Hartman
Publisher: Jewish Lights Publishing
ISBN: 1580231764
Size: 79.43 MB
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Examines the philosophy of one of the 20th century's leading Jewish Talmudists, who stressed halakhah (Jewish law) as a means of gaining mastery over one's own nature, and of drawing closer to God.

Where Earth And Heaven Kiss

Author: Ozer Bergman
Publisher: Breslov Research Inst
ISBN: 9781928822080
Size: 78.73 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Are you looking for a spiritual practice that will calm, strengthen and awaken your heart? A spiritual practice that will ease your mind and strengthen your decision-making? A spiritual practice that requires no specific background or training, no equipment? A spiritual practice that you can take with you wherever you go and practice any time you wish? Rebbe Nachman of Breslov (1772–1810) recommended such a practice. It's called hitbodedut. This is a how-to book.

The Magic Of Hebrew Chant

Author: Shefa Gold
Publisher: Jewish Lights Publishing
ISBN: 1580236715
Size: 59.38 MB
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Rabbi Shefa Gold, beloved teacher of chant, Jewish mysticism, prayer and spirituality, introduces you to this transformative spiritual practice as a way to unlock the power of sacred texts and take prayer and meditation into the delight of your life.

Wisdom From Myles Munroe

Author: Myles Munroe
Publisher: Destiny Image Publishers
ISBN: 0768490685
Size: 28.62 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Simple wisdom, profound truth, helpful advice Life on planet Earth can be very complex. Dr. Myles Munroe believes that complexity can be made into simplified principles and that wisdom is the application of these timeless principles. With the wisdom of Solomon, Myles Munroe shares 40 wise and personal insights to refresh and empower you to tackle life’s challenges. This interactive devotional journal immerses you into a world where God’s power infuses you with wisdom that you never thought possible. How much better to get wisdom than gold! And to get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver (Proverbs 16:16 NKJV). You can solve problems, turn situations around, and claim victory after learning how to apply the wisdom that God has shared with Myles Munroe through topics including: • Wisdom’s Secret • Wisdom to manage material resources • Wisdom for self discipline and building moral character • Wisdom to overcome fear and anxiety • Wisdom to overcome your past (and baggage) • Wisdom to become your best • Wisdom to live beyond your limitations! • Wisdom for cultivating your leadership potential With wise reflections from many of Myles Munroe’s best-selling books, provocative “Points to Ponder,” inspiring “Words of Wisdom” from other well-known believers, and place for your own special thoughts, this book will be a treasured keepsake for years to come.

Angel Answers

Author: Andrew Ramer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671525891
Size: 60.26 MB
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Advice from the author's own celestial companion presents the means to finding the answers to difficult questions, obtaining happiness, attracting love, understanding hardship, and becoming true to personal values. Original.