Books Featured in the January/February 2017 Issue

by Beth A Richardson on January 10, 2017 · 0 comments

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Here are some of the authors and books featured in the pages of “Conversation” (Alive Now, January/February 2017).

Don Richter
Mission Trips That Matter: Embodied Faith for the Sake of the World

Frank C. Laubach
Man of Prayer: Selected Writings of a World Missionary

Dorotheus of Gaza
Instruction VI

Daniel Wolpert
Creating a Life with God: The Call of Ancient Prayer Practices

St. Alphonsus Maria de Liguori
The True Spouse of Jesus Christ

Stephen R. Covey
7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Albert C. Outler and Richard P. Heitzenrater
John Wesley’s Sermons: An Anthology

Trevor Hudson
Questions God Asks Us

John Killinger
Beginning Prayer

 

From the Editor: Conversation

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By Beth A. Richardson Imagine that the world is a circle, that God is the center, and that the radii are the different ways human beings live. When those who wish to come closer to God walk towards the center of the circle, they come closer to one another at the same time as to […]

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A Prayer for the Poor in Spirit

“No one can celebrate a genuine Christmas without being truly poor. The self-sufficient, the proud, those who, because they have everything, look down on others, those who have no need even of God–for them there will be no Christmas. Only the poor, the hungry, those who need someone to come on their behalf, will have that someone. That someone is God. Emmanuel. God-with-us. Without poverty of spirit there can be […]

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Books Featured in the November/December 2016 Issue

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Here are some of the authors and books featured in the pages of “Homelessness” (Alive Now, November/December 2016). To get a copy of this issue (print or digital), call 1.800.972.0433 or order a copy of the digital format online. Maya Angelou All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes Phillip Yancy Church: Why Bother? Mother Teresa In the Heart […]

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Behind the Photos in the November/December 2016 Issue

Order a copy of the November/December 2016 issue, “Homelessness” by calling 1.800.972.0433. Download the digital edition. “The 1850 Homeplace is a favorite place for me. It makes me remember my grandparents. I loved looking out their wavy glass windows to the blurry outside. Moving around with my camera, I could play with a variety of designs, […]

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