The author explores Scripture’s teachings on how to live a disciplined life while offering practical strategies for growth based on the science of self-control.
- 24: Creating Pathways (and Reducing Barriers) for Women in Organizational Leadership: Seeing Men and Women Flourish as They Work TogetherFri Mar 29 2019, 12:00pm PDT - Sat Mar 30 2019, 12:00pm PDT
- Canadian Mission Leader ConnectionThu Apr 4 2019, 10:00am EDT - 2:00pm EDT
- Peer2Peer - CEOsTue Apr 9 2019, 5:30pm EDT - Thu Apr 11 2019, 4:00pm EDT
- Webinar: Jesus in the Secular World #1: Understanding Global SecularizationThu Apr 18 2019, 02:00 pm EDT - 03:15 pm EDT
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Suffering in not pleasant. But when God allows it in our lives, we need a biblical perspective to sustain us and help us cope. Weaving together his personal story, pastoral ministry experience, and biblical insights, Paul David Tripp helps us trust God in the midst of suffering.
Withholding forgiveness works much like a jail cell in that we surrender our freedom to the dictates of our emotions or other people. Consequently, we are not free to trust, to engage, to love, or to experience life to its fullest.
The authors examine why “we have become a world of people all alone, together.” How do we learn to connect, converse wisely and lovingly, and build community again? They look at history, Scripture, and the current technological trends that reveal the importance of effective communication.
Christians can be stuck, not only spiritually but in many areas of life. Dash’s approach is not moralism or adding more sermons to your diet. He aims to capture us with the redemptive story of Scripture, apply that truth to every area of our life, and help us learn how to practice new habits that will move us toward maturity in Christ.
Since God made only one version of you—custom designed for a one-of-a-kind assignment—it is important to understand how to discover the unique purpose for which God created and gifted you. This is the story God wants to tell through you.
In this book David Joannes challenges the reader to find his/her role in God’s Kingdom narrative. He deals with such themes as: intrinsic & external motivations of cross-cultural missionaries, cultural & social expectations of the missions, complex risks that a missionary faces, and rewards that come from missionary service.
Addressing common misconceptions about prayer, then offering biblical truths and practices, Thrasher teaches readers how to honestly share their desires with God, turn temptations into victorious prayers, experience the Spirit’s motivation in prayer, and much more.
Ken Shigematsu posits that what keeps believers from flourishing in their spiritual lives is a neglect of the inner life of the soul, driven by our ambition to accomplish something big outside ourselves. He offers fresh perspective on how certain spiritual practices help orient our lives so that our souls can flourish in the midst of a demanding, competitive society.