Your Guide to Living Life Out Loud

Your Guide to Living Life Out Loud
Author: David Bell
Publsiher: Destiny Image Publishers
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2014-02-18
ISBN: 0768442621
Category: Religion
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Your Guide to Living Life Out Loud Book Excerpt:

“A powerful story that reminds us that we serve a powerful God. I commend Dave’s … inspirational message.” -Rick Warren - Author of The Purpose Driven Life “Dave Bell chronicled an amazing journey of faith, suffering AND persistence in his inspiring book, Mud In The Eye. Life Out Loud is a product of that journey. I’m amazed at Dave’s ability to craft a plan that will be a blessing to thousands.” -Bishop Joseph L. Garlington, SR - Senior Pastor of Covenant Church of Pittsburgh Life. A journey? A rollercoaster? A box of chocolates? Life can be frantic, fleeting and full of challenges. It can also be a wonderful discovery, packed with adventure. Whatever your experience, there’s no doubt that it doesn’t come equipped with a step-by-step manual or an instant answer to each daily question. That’s where this book comes in. Having faced some of life’s most daunting issues at an early age, Dave Bell reflects on his path so far and shares some practical insights that will help you plot your own course as you navigate your own unchartered territory. Focusing on the simple truth of God’s Word, this real, honest life-story invites us to take a deep breath, look ahead and begin to live every day to the full.

Bringing Fossils to Life

Bringing Fossils to Life
Author: Donald R. Prothero
Publsiher: Columbia University Press
Total Pages: 672
Release: 2013-11-05
ISBN: 0231536909
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Bringing Fossils to Life Book Excerpt:

One of the leading textbooks in its field, Bringing Fossils to Life applies paleobiological principles to the fossil record while detailing the evolutionary history of major plant and animal phyla. It incorporates current research from biology, ecology, and population genetics, bridging the gap between purely theoretical paleobiological textbooks and those that describe only invertebrate paleobiology and that emphasize cataloguing live organisms instead of dead objects. For this third edition Donald R. Prothero has revised the art and research throughout, expanding the coverage of invertebrates and adding a discussion of new methodologies and a chapter on the origin and early evolution of life.

First Hymn to Life in Congo

First Hymn to Life in Congo
Author: Constant Tsouza
Publsiher: Xlibris Corporation
Total Pages: 106
Release: 2013-11-14
ISBN: 1493127659
Category: Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

First Hymn to Life in Congo Book Excerpt:

Maria had been raped by a way of lifea way of life known as Coconis, which refers to various kinds of vicious, horrific, and inexcusable forms of barbaric behaviour. As a direct consequence of this horrific and violent crime, Maria gave birth a few months later, just like several other young girls who had also become innocent, silent, and secret victims of similar crimes in this country. However, unlike some of the other young woman victims, Maria was blessed with a strong faith in God. She was determined not to resort to taking her own life and not to destroy the tiny life which was already gradually starting to grow inside her womb. Maria had simply decided to transform this violent and hateful act which had stripped her of all human dignity into something much more powerful and good. She wanted to be able to truly forgive, not just the kind of forgiveness given by those who have no choice, but the kind of forgiveness proffered by the weak and feeble to those who are stronger because they have no other choice in the matter. Neither was it the biblical kind when one simply forgives ones fellow men for their sins and wrongdoings. It wasnt like the forgiveness given by God either, but more of Marias own personal and unique quest for forgiveness that she so yearned to be able to give to the young men who had raped her. Maria was determined that her rapists should recognize the brutality and wickedness of their acts and then implore her forgiveness so that she herself could, in turn, sincerely forgive them. It was the only way for her to redeem her personal dignity. She felt that she had suffered enough and that she had every right to expect her rapists recognition of the terrible suffering that they had inflicted on her. So it was on a beautiful sunny Saturday morning of June that Maria finally gave birth to twin boys. She called them Kimia and Elikia (which means peace and faith in the Congolese language). Maria brought up and educated her twin boys in a traditional way. She possessed a sufficient sum of money to pay for their education and see them through to the end of their high school education. She knew that she had done her very best with regard to their civil education. She died not long after receiving her twin sons baccalaurat results. She died in peace, but without having had the opportunity to be able to truly forgive her brutal attackers. She died without anyone coming to ask her for forgiveness and without having been able to offer her sincere forgiveness. But her last thoughts really went out to her wonderful children. She remembered the great ocean of motherly love that she had been able to give them during their upbringing. Before she closed her eyes for the last time, she asked God to bless them. On her deathbed, she didnt have the slightest inkling of the powerful impact of the incredible testimonial that she had succeeded in bequeathing to her children. As Maria, Africa had also been kidnapped, raped (and its not a Belgian story), and tortured for centuries. From those repeated rapes were born sick and weak republics. None of the many rapists did recognize the shameful paternity despite the fact that their saliva and blood were still visible everywhere, and there was no need for complex DNA analysis to find out whom they belong to.

Everyday Life in the Modern World

Everyday Life in the Modern World
Author: Henri Lefebvre
Publsiher: A&C Black
Total Pages: 232
Release: 2010-07-15
ISBN: 1441110941
Category: Philosophy
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Everyday Life in the Modern World Book Excerpt:

Basing his discussion on everyday life in France, Lefebvre shows the degree to which our lived-in world and sense of it are shaped by decisions about which we know little and in which we do not participate.

The Aesthetics of Everyday Life

The Aesthetics of Everyday Life
Author: Andrew Light,Jonathan M. Smith
Publsiher: Columbia University Press
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2005
ISBN: 0231135033
Category: Philosophy
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Aesthetics of Everyday Life Book Excerpt:

This collection explores the aesthetic qualities of human relationships, sports, taste, smell, food, and natural and built environments.

Family Stories and the Life Course

Family Stories and the Life Course
Author: Michael W. Pratt,Barbara H. Fiese
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 450
Release: 2004-04-26
ISBN: 1135632464
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Family Stories and the Life Course Book Excerpt:

This edited book draws from work that focuses on the act of telling family stories, as well as their content and structure. The process of telling family stories is linked to central aspects of development, including language acquisition, affect regulation, and family interaction patterns. This book extends across traditional developmental psychology, personality theory, and family studies. Drawing broadly on the epigenetic framework for individual development articulated by Erik Erikson, as well as on conceptions of the family life cycle, the editors bring together contemporary examples of psychological research on family stories and their implications for development and change at different points in the life course. The book is divided into sections that focus on family stories at different points in the life cycle, from early childhood and the beginnings of narrative skill, through adolescence, young adulthood, midlife, and then mature adulthood and its intergenerational meaning. During each of these periods of the life cycle, research focusing on individual development within an Eriksonian framework of ego strengths and virtues is highlighted. The dynamic role of family stories is also featured here, with work exploring the links between family process, intergenerational attachment, and storytelling. Sociocultural theories that emphasize how such development is situated in the wider cultural context are also featured in several chapters. This broad lifespan developmental focus serves to integrate the exciting diversity of this work and foster further questions and research in the emerging field of family narrative. The book is intended primarily for researchers and advanced-level students in the fields of developmental and personality psychology, as well as those in family studies and in gerontology. It may also be of interest to those in the helping professions who are concerned with family therapy and family issues, and may--due to its content and illustrative material--have appeal to a wider market of the lay public. The chapters are written in a readily accessible style and the analyses are presented in a fairly non-technical way. Because family stories are charted across the lifespan, it would be a suitable companion book to a more traditional lifespan textbook in certain courses.

Philosophy as a Way of Life

Philosophy as a Way of Life
Author: Michael Chase,Stephen R. L. Clark,Michael McGhee
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 344
Release: 2013-08-05
ISBN: 1118609220
Category: Philosophy
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Philosophy as a Way of Life Book Excerpt:

This unique collection of essays on the late Pierre Hadot’s revolutionary approach to studying and practising philosophy traces the links between his work and that of thinkers from Wittgenstein to the French postmodernists. It shows how his secular spiritual exercises expand our horizons, enabling us to be in a fuller, more authentic way. Comprehensive treatment of a neglected theme: philosophy’s practical relevance in our lives Interdisciplinary analysis reflects the wide influence of Hadot’s thought Explores the links between Hadot’s ideas and those of a wealth of ancient and modern thinkers, including the French postmodernists Offers a practical ‘third way’ in philosophy beyond the dichotomy of Continental and analytical traditions

End of Life Care and Pragmatic Decision Making

End of Life Care and Pragmatic Decision Making
Author: D. Micah Hester
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2009-11-30
ISBN: 1139483803
Category: Philosophy
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

End of Life Care and Pragmatic Decision Making Book Excerpt:

Every one of us will die, and the processes we go through will be our own - unique to our own experiences and life stories. End-of-Life Care and Pragmatic Decision Making provides a pragmatic philosophical framework based on a radically empirical attitude toward life and death. D. Micah Hester takes seriously the complexities of experiences and argues that when making end-of-life decisions, healthcare providers ought to pay close attention to the narratives of patients and the communities they inhabit so that their dying processes embody their life stories. He discusses three types of end-of-life patient populations - adults with decision-making capacity, adults without capacity, and children (with a strong focus on infants) - to show the implications of pragmatic empiricism and the scope of decision making at the end of life for different types of patients.

MEDITATIONS ON LIFE AND LIVING BORN OUT OF LOVE FOR GOD

MEDITATIONS ON LIFE AND LIVING   BORN OUT OF LOVE FOR GOD
Author: Elois Wilform-Malcolm
Publsiher: AuthorHouse
Total Pages: 316
Release: 2014-01-16
ISBN: 1491844329
Category: Religion
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

MEDITATIONS ON LIFE AND LIVING BORN OUT OF LOVE FOR GOD Book Excerpt:

Meditations on Life and Living...Born Out of Love for God are basic but simple testimonials in story format with Scripture as the catalyst and theme for their birth. How many times have you sat alone somewhere just reflecting on the simplicity of life...how blessed you are, from where you came compared to where you are now. Author, Elois Wilform-Malcolm, brings these everyday things to life. It will seem as though you are right there by her side, witnessing what she does in her own mind, seeing, feeling, understanding her point of view as she correlates biblical Scriptures into her reflections and how your understanding of Scripture can be a driving force for you own life. Meditations on Life and Living...Born Out of Love for God will allow you to relive your past, reflect on the glory of your present and marvel at your future when you realize the joy, happiness, contentment and peace of mind you attain through a life with God. You will see where you were before salvation, understand who you are in your salvation and strive to be even better through salvation. You will see how Scriptures are being brought to “light” through everyday life situations. Wait till you read catchy titles such as: Throw Down Your Rocks, The Fragrance of Christ, or Wake Up Everybody. You will find excitement in the directions each testimonial meditation will take you. Reading these meditation will bring about purpose for studying the Bible, which is not to know the Bible but to know God. The Bible is not a book of rules but a book of principles which are clearly and simply brought out through these meditations. We get to know God through His Word, His spirit, our experiences and through prayer. May you be blessed!!

Embracing the End of Life Journey

Embracing the End of Life Journey
Author: Wendy Jordan
Publsiher: Balboa Press
Total Pages: 124
Release: 2014-04
ISBN: 145259306X
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Embracing the End of Life Journey Book Excerpt:

"Embracing the End-of-Life Journey" is a sensitive and inspiring personal account of learning how to be fully present and comfortable with the time we have left with our loved ones as they approach the end of their lives. Author and spiritual teacher Wendy Jordan shares how she learned Reiki energy healing techniques for her own personal healing and comfort after her father's death, then discovered ways to spiritually journey with her hospice patients, clients, friends and even her beloved dog ? creating lasting soul connections. "A heart-opening ?must read? for family members, caregivers and Reiki practitioners dedicated to supporting the end-of-life journey" ?This book shows us how to expand our hearts and minds to the remarkable gift of intuitive connection, especially at the end of life.? ?Denys Cope, RN, BSN, author of Dying: A Natural Passage ?Wendy is a very gifted and spiritual soul who profoundly helped my sister in her transition to the next world. She showed us how to spiritually journey... I now know I can visit with my sister at any time.? ?Barbara Ann Savini, Hypnotherapist and Reiki Master

The Student Actor Prepares Acting for Life

The Student Actor Prepares  Acting for Life
Author: Gai Jones
Publsiher: Intellect Books
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2014
ISBN: 1783201908
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Student Actor Prepares Acting for Life Book Excerpt:

The Student Actor Prepares is a practical, interactive approach to a student actor’s journey. Each chapter includes acting principles, their importance to the process, and workbook entries for emotional work, script analysis, and applications to the study of theater. Topics cover a brief history of the art of acting and how the study of acting can be an advantage in numerous occupations; an actor’s discovery of emotional work; movement and mime practices for the act∨ vocal practices for the act∨ solo improvisational study; script analysis for the individual act∨ rehearsal tips; monologue work; original solo work; audition information; working with an acting partner or in a production; acting resources; and research topics.

Life Is a Wheel

Life Is a Wheel
Author: Bruce Weber
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2014-03-18
ISBN: 1451695012
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Life Is a Wheel Book Excerpt:

Based on the author's popular New York Times series, the best-selling author of As They See 'Em chronicles his revelatory cross-country bicycle trip during the summer and fall of 2011. 50,000 first printing.

The Life of Margaret Alice Murray

The Life of Margaret Alice Murray
Author: Kathleen L. Sheppard
Publsiher: Lexington Books
Total Pages: 292
Release: 2013-08-01
ISBN: 0739174185
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Life of Margaret Alice Murray Book Excerpt:

The Life of Margaret Alice Murray: A Woman’s Work in Archaeology, by Kathleen L. Sheppard, is a scientific biography of Margaret Alice Murray (1863-1963), exploring all the facets of “women’s work” in the history of archaeology and academia in the first half of the 20th century. This is not another “Great Woman” in place of a “Great Man” biography, but is instead the unlikely story of the first professional female Egyptologist in Britain who has so far been largely ignored by historians.

Christian Lessons and a Christian Life sermons of S A Smith With a memoir by E J Young

Christian Lessons and a Christian Life  sermons of S  A  Smith  With a memoir by E  J  Young
Author: Samuel Abbot SMITH
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1866
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Christian Lessons and a Christian Life sermons of S A Smith With a memoir by E J Young Book Excerpt:

The Secret Life of Sleep

The Secret Life of Sleep
Author: Kat Duff
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2014-03-18
ISBN: 1476753288
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Secret Life of Sleep Book Excerpt:

Unlock the astonishing facts, myths, and benefits of one of the most endangered human resources—sleep. It has become increasingly clear that our sleep shapes who we are as much as, if not more than, we shape it. While most sleep research hasn’t ven­tured far beyond research labs and treatment clinics, The Secret Life of Sleep taps into the enormous reservoir of human experiences to illuminate the complexities of a world where sleep has become a dwindling resource. With a sense of infectious curiosity, award winning author Kat Duff mixes cutting-edge research with insightful narratives, surpris­ing insights, and timely questions to help us better understand what we’re losing before it’s too late. The Secret Life of Sleep tackles the full breadth of what sleep means to people the world over. Embark on an exploration of what lies behind and beyond our eyelids when we surrender to the secret life of sleep.

Every Life s Worth Saving

Every Life s Worth Saving
Author: Gail Timberlake
Publsiher: Author House
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2012-01-23
ISBN: 1481719084
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Every Life s Worth Saving Book Excerpt:

One person in a world of billions can make a difference. This is a true account of how the actions of one young boy scout changed the course of one event. While a grandmother is supervising her small grandchildren on the banks of the James River during the Batteau Festival, she reflects on a time of impending disaster from the past. Her grandchildren prompt her to recognize the power of one--yesterday, today and even tomorrow.

Scientific Methods to Top Every Exam of Life

Scientific Methods to Top Every Exam of Life
Author: Biswaroop Roy Chowdhury
Publsiher: Diamond Pocket Books Pvt Ltd
Total Pages: 141
Release: 2014-02-18
ISBN: 9351650553
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Scientific Methods to Top Every Exam of Life Book Excerpt:

Biswaroop Roy Chowdhury is the holder of 2 Guinness World Records (memory and push-ups), author of 25 books on mind and memory, holds World Wide Patent for his Inventions - Memory Lab, Mnemonic Pen, Happiness Machine & Animated Cosmic Energy Card (ACEC) and his name is mentioned in Oxford University's official website for his contribution in the field of memory training. He is the Chief Editor of India Book of Records. Q1. How can I be a topper in my school without much of hard work? Q2. How can I memorize the complete dictionary in a few days? Q3. How can I deliver an impressive annual day speech even when I have a stage phobia? Q4. How can I see my name in next year's university cricket team? Q5. How can I get rid of a chronic disease?

The Displays of Divine Providence in the Affairs of Life A Sermon on Ps Xciii 4 Etc

The Displays of Divine Providence in the Affairs of Life  A Sermon  on Ps  Xciii  4   Etc
Author: Nicholas Samuel HEINEKEN
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 17
Release: 1828
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Displays of Divine Providence in the Affairs of Life A Sermon on Ps Xciii 4 Etc Book Excerpt:

Life s True Values

Life s True Values
Author: Sir James Marchant
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 248
Release: 1923
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Conduct of life
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Life s Adventure

Life s Adventure
Author: Philip Gibbs
Publsiher: London : Angus and Robertson
Total Pages: 207
Release: 1957
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Authors, English
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Life s Adventure Book Excerpt: