Author: John Hawkins
Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group
Release Date: 2017-04-18
Practical Advice for Living in the Real World John Hawkins’s book 101 Things All Young Adults Should Know is filled with lessons that newly minted adults need in order to get the most out of life. Gleaned from a lifetime of trial, error, and writing it down, Hawkins provides advice everyone can benefit from in short, digestible chapters. Readers of this engagingly conversational and informative book will take away practical, achievable advice they can implement immediately. Hawkins provides anecdotes gleaned from his own life and from the lives of people he knows to counsel a young audience without patronizing them. Each of the 101 chapters is thoughtfully structured, and doses of humor lighten some of the heavier advice. Hawkins’ heartfelt but practical counsel will be useful not only to new adults but to their parents as well.
Author: Jim Clark
Publisher: Xulon Press
Release Date: 2004-11
It?s one thing to pastor, but quite another thing to know how to pastor effectively! In addressing this issue, 101 Things Every Pastor Should Know yields a wealth of ideas and practical application gleaned from the author?s fifty years of ministry experience. Practically every question a pastor could ask is discussed?from how to prepare sermons to how to deal with offenses to how to avoid burnout.Relevant, timely, and practical, this little book will instill confidence that you can fulfill the call of God on your life to take care of His sheep. The lessons extracted will not only make you a better pastor but will also encourage you to share with other pastors the ?101 things every pastor should know.?
Author: From the Editors of Faithgirlz!,
Release Date: 2016-05-03
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
The editors of Faithgirlz! and Girls' Life have collected their best advice to help girls take charge and feel confident in a variety of situations, from changing a bike tire to talking to your teacher about a bad grade, from being threatened by a bully to falling down the stairs at school. What do you do when you’re at a party and you don’t know anyone? What’s the formal way to set a table (and why does it matter)? This random collection of problem-solving strategies helps with everyday stuff, big and small. With tips, advice, and lots of humor, this is a book every girl needs.
101 Things to Do on the Street is packed with creative and innovative ideas for street games and activities to help young people aged 11--19 explore personal, social and emotional issues. Specifically designed so that few resources or props are needed, the activities included are all practical, easy to follow, and above all, fun. As well as helping young people get to know each other, they explore issues such as gender stereotypes, offending behaviour, values, trust and street safety. They also aim to improve skills such as teamwork, communication, compromise and negotiation. From role-play and arts and crafts to discussion and quizzes, there are over 100 ideas to meet the needs of young people who choose to meet on the street, which can also be adapted for use elsewhere. This second edition includes information on what detached and outreach work is, tips and ideas on how to get started, staying safe guidelines, and over 30 revised or new activities. This invaluable resource will be used time and again by detached and outreach youth workers, mobile projects, community development officers, street wardens, and youth offending teams - in fact anyone working with young people who needs tried and tested ideas for games and activities to engage and motivate outside of building-based provision.
Author: Lindsay Jackson
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Release Date: 2013-02-05
Genre: Family & Relationships
Author Linda Jackson's fun and insightful advice is available in this gift book, perfect for boys and girls from 12 to 16 years of age. The text is composed of the author's personal advice as well as quotes from famous sources. Chapter titles include Self, Parents and Family, Friends, Fun, Dating, and School. Each is filled with sensible reminders: Never compromise yourself or your convictions--no matter who is against you. Pick your battles. Whether it's me, Mom, Dad, a friend, or whoever--always have someone to talk to. "See into life--don't just look at it." --Anne Baxter "A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval." --Mark Twain Because the author herself is fresh from the high school experience, 101 Things Teens Should Know speaks to its young audience from a position of authority and in a language its readers will surely understand.
Author: Helen Keeler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2005-02-01
The mysteries behind the world's most enigmatic faith—revealed! What is catechism? Why do Catholics turn to the saints for inspiration? What is purgatory? 101 Things Everyone Should Know About Catholicism crystallizes these and other key components of this influential, enduring faith. Whether you're curious about the symbolic meanings of Mass or intrigued by the deeper significance of the seven Sacraments, this book answers all your questions. Inside this compact yet comprehensive volume, you'll also learn about: Major events that have shaped Church history The Catholic understanding of Heaven and Hell The structure of Church hierarchy The Catholic interpretation of scripture The significance of major Catholic holidays Modern-day challenges and reform movements Encompassing everything from the birth of Jesus to Vatican II and beyond, this thoughtful, engaging guide provides a wealth of indispensable information.
"Remember when life was all about killing your dinner, protecting your family, and finding a good cave for the winter? The 28 WEbook authors of 101 things every man should know how to do don't either. But when it comes to modern manly must-knows-- like growing a beard, bribing the cable guy, and looking good in a Speedo-- they've got you covered. For friends, loved ones, and colleagues, this new manthology is the one-stop reference for man-tastic advice in a mundane world."--back cover.
Author: Sean Andrews
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2013-12-03
Genre: Biography & Autobiography
The inside story of Teddy's life and presidency! You probably know that Theodore Roosevelt was the 26th president of the United States, but did you also know that he suffered great bouts of homesickness? Or that he carried a vial of morphine at all times in case he ever needed to take his own life? Though the image of President Theodore Roosevelt is one of fringed suede jackets and wire circles of glass framing a serious and scowling face, the man behind this image was a spectacularly intelligent and complex individual. 101 Things Everyone Should Know about Theodore Roosevelt explores the nuances of his famous life, giving little-known facts that complete the picture of Theodore Roosevelt. From his crippling childhood to his involvement with the Rough Riders, this book celebrates the American icon whose beliefs are still riveting almost 100 years after his death.
Author: Alecia T Devantier
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
Release Date: 2002-05-01
Genre: Family & Relationships
A wealth of creative experiences for building a well-rounded childhood. This hands-on, imaginative book offers 101 experiences every child should have as they grow toward adulthood. Each entree provides practical suggestions that help you make each of these experiences a reality. The examples include: --Every child should believe in things that can't be seen-which offers details on how a child can create a special drawstring bag for the nap fairy or elf who can leave behind small rewards. --Every child should catch snowflakes on his tongue and eyelashes-which explains how a child can also capture a snowflake using cardboard. --Every child should publish a book-which describes how your youngster can go about becoming his or her own publisher. --Every child should camp out in the backyard-which also shows how your youngster can do precisely that in his or her own living room if no yard exists. --Every child should have a dream for the future and an adult who believes in that dream.
Author: Dia L. Michels
Publisher: Platypus Media Incorporated
Release Date: 2006
Science affects everything--yet so many of us wish we understood it better. Using an accessible question-and-answer approach, 101 Things Everyone Should Know About Science expands a reader's knowledge--whether they're 8 or 108. Key concepts in biology, chemistry, physics, earth science and general science are explored and demystified by an award-winning science writer and a seasoned educational trainer in consultation with a team of scientists.
Author: Peter Sander
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2014-01-18
Genre: Business & Economics
Economics, demystified! From the collapse of housing prices to the thousand-point drops in the stock market, the past five years have been full of economic crises. These changes not only affect the overall market--they can also drastically influence your personal finances and day-to-day life. In this easy-to-understand guide, Peter Sander explains how the financial system works, as well as the most important concepts, terms, and programs in economics. Using simple language, he details how the evolving climate will affect world economies--and what kind of shifts you are going to see in your finances as a result. In this updated edition, Sander also includes valuable information on: The housing market and what it may do in the future The impact of Obamacare on the economy The scope of the Great Recession and how the U.S. is still struggling to recover How to take advantage of the economy as it begins to rise again An essential guide, 101 Things Everyone Should Know about Economics, 2nd Edition helps you fully understand today's economy and shows you how to secure your financial future even as the market changes.
Author: Mike Muldoon
Release Date: 2015-04-29
Being a new or soon-to-be first time dad can fill you up with many fears and unknowns. Here are 101 amazing and humorous things all soon-to-be first time dads should know about Baby's first few months. Things that will make you laugh, smile and perhaps (at times) think you should have used a condom. But for any soon-to-be first time dad who might not think he's ready - don't worry you are! And here's what you have to look forward to! Be prepared and most of all...enjoy it all!