The Legend of the Sand Dollar Newly Illustrated Edition

Author: Chris Auer
Publisher: Zonderkidz
ISBN: 9780310749752
Release Date: 2017-02-07
Genre: Religion

This newly illustrated edition of The Legend of the Sand Dollar renews the wonder and charm of the original and timeless tale written by Chris Auer. With new vibrant artwork from Bad Dog, Marley illustrator, Richard Cowdrey, this holiday classic is brought to life for a new generation. The Legend of the Sand Dollar tells the story of Kerry, as her cousin Jack reveals to her the deeper meaning of Easter hidden within something as small as a sand dollar. This Easter tale reminds everyone everywhere that when Jesus died for us and was resurrected, he promised hope for all.

The Legend of the Sand Dollar

Author: Chris Auer
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310866480
Release Date: 2011-04-23
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Eight-year-old Kerry loves the ocean. But on this visit to the beach, she discovers a little-known treasure and learns of the story of easter revealed in the sand dollar. Now you and your child can discover the story behind this small ocean treasure as stunning illustrations form the backdrop for this familiar seaside legend. Seen through the eyes of children, The Legend of the Sand Dollar shares the timeless hope of resurrection and new life---the promise of Easter.

The Sand Dollar

Author: Michael Woodworth
Publisher: Bella Vita Books Llc
ISBN: 0983672601
Release Date: 2011-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

While walking on the shore of the Sea of Cortez a man has a remarkable dialog with the sea. Using the naturally occurring dove like structures found in sand dollars, the sea relates its past wars with the sun, the wind, the mountains, and the moon and addresses its ongoing war with man. The sea's explanation of the need for the fifth dove is guaranteed to leave a lasting impression with readers of all ages.

Sand Dollars

Author: Ralph Demers
Publisher: Outskirts Press
ISBN: 9781478724308
Release Date: 2015-12-08
Genre: Fiction

Sand Dollars is a romance-thriller set amongst CIA drug-running in Southeast Asia, the assassination of an Australian Prime Minister, and the trials and perils of his most astonishing daughter, ship-wrecked on a jungle island of pure, green terror. It deals with a world gone mad.

Resurrection After Rape

Author: Matt Atkinson
Publisher: RAR Publishing
ISBN: 9780615209661
Release Date: 2008-06-01
Genre: Psychology

A top-selling, best-reviewed book about women's recovery from rape trauma, "Resurrection After Rape" is an ideal resource for counselors, treatment centers, college course texts, and survivors of rape.

Outliers

Author: Malcolm Gladwell
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141903491
Release Date: 2008-11-18
Genre: Psychology

From the bestselling author of Blink and The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell's Outliers: The Story of Success overturns conventional wisdom about genius to show us what makes an ordinary person an extreme overachiever. Why do some people achieve so much more than others? Can they lie so far out of the ordinary? In this provocative and inspiring book, Malcolm Gladwell looks at everyone from rock stars to professional athletes, software billionaires to scientific geniuses, to show that the story of success is far more surprising, and far more fascinating, than we could ever have imagined. He reveals that it's as much about where we're from and what we do, as who we are - and that no one, not even a genius, ever makes it alone. Outliers will change the way you think about your own life story, and about what makes us all unique. 'Gladwell is not only a brilliant storyteller; he can see what those stories tell us, the lessons they contain' Guardian 'Malcolm Gladwell is a global phenomenon ... he has a genius for making everything he writes seem like an impossible adventure' Observer 'He is the best kind of writer - the kind who makes you feel like you're a genius, rather than he's a genius' The Times

Ready Set Find Easter

Author: Zondervan,
Publisher: Zonderkidz
ISBN: 9780310757856
Release Date: 2017-02-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Get ready to follow Jesus as He enters Jerusalem, east the Last Supper with His friends, and walks in the garden of Gethsemane. This holiday board book is perfect for young children who will love finding the 48 objects hidden on the pages while reading the classic story of Easter, accurately retold and with scripture references. On your mark, Ready-Set-Find!

Long Walk to Freedom

Author: Nelson Mandela
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 0759521042
Release Date: 2008-03-11
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The book that inspired the major new motion picture Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. Nelson Mandela is one of the great moral and political leaders of our time: an international hero whose lifelong dedication to the fight against racial oppression in South Africa won him the Nobel Peace Prize and the presidency of his country. Since his triumphant release in 1990 from more than a quarter-century of imprisonment, Mandela has been at the center of the most compelling and inspiring political drama in the world. As president of the African National Congress and head of South Africa's antiapartheid movement, he was instrumental in moving the nation toward multiracial government and majority rule. He is revered everywhere as a vital force in the fight for human rights and racial equality. LONG WALK TO FREEDOM is his moving and exhilarating autobiography, destined to take its place among the finest memoirs of history's greatest figures. Here for the first time, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela tells the extraordinary story of his life--an epic of struggle, setback, renewed hope, and ultimate triumph.

The Legend of the Easter Egg

Author: Lori Walburg
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310722717
Release Date: 2011-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

While preparing for Easter in his small prairie town, Thomas hears the story of the resurrection of Jesus and discovers the meaning of new life through the symbolism of the Easter egg. Includes an information page about the traditions and symbols of Lentand Easter.

Searching for Sunday

Author: Rachel Held Evans
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9780718022136
Release Date: 2015-04-14
Genre: Religion

New York Times bestselling author Rachel Held Evans embarks on a quest to find out what it really means to be part of the Church. Like millions of her millennial peers, Rachel Held Evans didn’t want to go to church anymore. The hypocrisy, the politics, the gargantuan building budgets, the scandals—church culture seemed so far removed from Jesus. Yet, despite her cynicism and misgivings, something kept drawing her back to Church. And so she set out on a journey to understand Church and to find her place in it. Centered around seven sacraments, Evans’ quest takes readers through a liturgical year with stories about baptism, communion, confirmation, confession, marriage, vocation, and death that are funny, heartbreaking, and sharply honest. A memoir about making do and taking risks, about the messiness of community and the power of grace, Searching for Sunday is about overcoming cynicism to find hope and, somewhere in between, Church.

Living in the Environment Principles Connections and Solutions

Author: G. Tyler Miller
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133169543
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Science

Sustainability is the integrating theme of this current and thought-provoking book. LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT provides the basic scientific tools for understanding and thinking critically about the environment. Co-authors G. Tyler Miller and Scott Spoolman inspire students to take a positive approach toward finding and implementing useful environmental solutions in their own lives and in their careers. Updated with the most up-to-date information, art, and Good News examples, the text engages and motivates students with vivid case studies and hands-on quantitative exercises. The concept-centered approach transforms complex environmental topics and issues into key concepts that students will understand and remember. Overall, by framing the concepts with goals for more sustainable lifestyles and human communities, students see how promising the future can be. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Maggie B

Author: Irene Haas
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689500213
Release Date: 1975-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A little girl's wish to sail for a day on a boat named for her " with someone nice for company " comes true.

The Berenstain Bears and the Easter Story

Author: Jan & Mike Berenstain
Publisher: Zonderkidz
ISBN: 9780310755883
Release Date: 2016-02-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Bear cubs are candy-crazy this Easter! But Missus Ursula and some Sunday school students tell the cubs about Jesus’s resurrection and show them that salvation is much sweeter than candy!

Benjamin s Box

Author: Melody Carlson
Publisher: Zonderkidz
ISBN: 9780310734543
Release Date: 2015-09-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

What are the treasures in Benjamin's Box? Come along with Benjamin and see. Like all boys and girls, Benjamin is very, very curious. When Jesus comes to Jerusalem, Benjamin decides to follow him and find out who he really is. At first, Benjamin thinks Jesus is a teacher, then a king. At last, he learns the good news—news that every child (and grown-up!) will want to share. Can be used in conjunction with Resurrection Eggs® from Family Life!

Suffering and the Sovereignty of God

Author: John Piper
Publisher: Crossway
ISBN: 9781433519024
Release Date: 2006-09-13
Genre: Religion

In the last few years, 9/11, a tsunami, Hurricane Katrina, and many other tragedies have shown us that the vision of God in today's churches in relation to evil and suffering is often frivolous. Against the overwhelming weight and seriousness of the Bible, many Christians are choosing to become more shallow, more entertainment-oriented, and therefore irrelevant in the face of massive suffering. In Suffering and the Sovereignty of God, contributors John Piper, Joni Eareckson Tada, Steve Saint, Carl Ellis, David Powlison, Dustin Shramek, and Mark Talbot explore the many categories of God's sovereignty as evidenced in his Word. They urge readers to look to Christ, even in suffering, to find the greatest confidence, deepest comfort, and sweetest fellowship they have ever known.