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A Cup of Comfort Book of Bible Promises

by James Stuart Bell Susan B Townsend

God enters into a covenant with every one of us, and promises fruitful rewards to those of us who remain true to our pledge. The Bible is filled with these divine commitments--and in A Cup of Comfort Book of Bible Promises, you'll not only find the promises, but also true stories of Christians whose lives have been changed as a result of ful-filling them. These encouraging, faith-affirming accounts reveal how we can seek trust and comfort in the Lord's words, seeing us through trying times. A Cup of Comfort Book of Bible Promises celebrates the success of fulfilled covenants--and delivers hope to those who find strength and inspiration in all the books of the Bible.

A Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer

by James Stuart Bell Susan B Townsend

When life throws us curve balls, prayer is often our greatest consolation. In A Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer, ordinary people just like you share the prayers that have brought them closest to God. From Psalm 23 and the Sermon on the Mount to the inspiring words of Anne Bradstreet and St. Francis of Assisi, these are the prayers that people turn to when they most need God's help, people such as: Paula, who finds confidence in the Breton's Fisherman Prayer when she feels overwhelmed by her role as single mom Susan, whose chance encounter in a customer service line allows her to share the grace of An Old Irish Blessing with a heartbroken stranger Clement, who during Operation Desert Storm shared the hope of John Cosin's Lord, Be Thou a Light to My Eyes with a war-torn Kuwaiti family In this blessed little volume, bestselling authors James Stuart Bell and Susan B. Townsend have collected fifty heartwarming stories of the power of prayer in our lives-a power upon which you can draw to strengthen your resolve, lift your spirits, and sustain your faith, through good times and bad.

A Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer: Stories and Reflections That Bring You Closer to God

by Susan B. Townsend James Stuart Bell

When life throws us curve balls, prayer is often our greatest consolation. in a Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer, ordinary people just like you share the prayers that have brought them closest to God.

A Cup of Comfort Devotional for Mothers and Daughters

by James Stuart Bell Susan B Townsend

Few bonds are more blessed than that of mother and daughter. Encompassing all of life itself, this special relationship colors every woman's past, present, and future. This moving new collection shows how God's love and compassion for mothers and daughters is at work in their lives every day of the year. Featuring a touching essay for each month, biblical passages, and real-life accounts of mother/daughter miracles large and small, this devotional is a daily dose of grace and goodness for Christians everywhere.

A Cup of Comfort Devotional for Women: A Daily Reminder of Faith for Christian Women by Christian Women

by Carol Mclean Wilde James Stuart Bell

In this special addition to the bestselling A Cup of Comfort series, more than 100 contributors extend a sisterly hand to help you stay on the path of Christian love and devotion every day of the year. You will cherish real-life heroines such as: Mimi, whose love for her daughter and trust in the Lord allows her to confront her greatest fear Maralee, whose kidney cancer is diagnosed on Valentine's Day and, by God's grace, is healed in time for her beloved son's wedding that June Renee, a substitute teacher who asks God to help her connect with a troubled student With a touching story for each month and biblical passages as well as accounts of women's real-life encounters with God for every day in the year, A Cup of Comfort Devotional for Women is a daily dose of grace and goodness for Christians everywhere.

A Cup of Comfort Devotional for Women: A Daily Reminder of Faith for Christian Women by Christian Women

by Carol Mclean Wilde James Stuart Bell

In this special addition to the bestselling a Cup of Comfort series, more than 100 contributors extend a sisterly hand to help you stay on the path of Christian love and devotion every day of the year.

A Cup of Comfort Devotional Stories for Mothers

by James Stuart Bell Jeannette Gardener Littleton

In A Cup of Comfort Devotional Stories for Mothers, you'll find three touching, biblical-themed stories written by devoted mothers who have welcomed the Lord into their daily lives. Celebrating the God-given beauty, strength, and wisdom of mothers everywhere, these reflections will inspire and delight you. Being a good mother is never easy. But with A Cup of Comfort Devotional Stories for Mothers, you have all you need to help deepen your faith in God, family, and the power of a mother's love.

A Cup of Comfort Devotional Stories for Women

by Carol Mclean Wilde James Stuart Bell

Being a woman is a blessing--and a challenge. Juggling all those roles--daughter, mother, sister, friend, colleague, wife, and more--isn't easy. And without God's grace, it often seems impossible. In A Cup of Comfort Devotional Stories for Women, you'll find three biblical passages and accounts of women's real-life encounters with God. These stories extend a sisterly hand to help you stay on the path of Christian love and devotion.

A Cup Of Comfort For Christians

by James Stuart Bell

Jesus speaks clearly from the midst for the more than fifty Christians from all walks of life who gather in this special little book. You will thrill to such stories as: Christine, whose near-death experience moves her to teach English to immigrants making a new home in America; Donna, who feels abandoned by God during her painful divorce, until He comes to her on the wings of a ladybug; Karen, whose faith pulls her through a difficult time when her husband is facing unemployment; As each of the ordinary folks who contributed stories to this special little volume knows, God invariably unfolds beauty from ashes; His very presence is like a cool glass of water in the desert.

A Cup Of Comfort For Devotional for Mothers

by Jeanette Gardner Littleton James Stuart Bell

In this special addition to the bestselling A Cup of Comfort series, you'll find touching, biblical-themed stories written by devoted mothers who have welcomed the Lord into their daily lives. Celebrating the God-given beauty, strength, and wisdom of mothers everywhere, these daily reflections will inspire and delight you. You'll draw comfort and renewed confidence in the moving stories of such mothers as: Jean, who looks to the Lord to ease the struggles she faces raising her children-and in the process renews her commitment to family love Sally, who finds the wisdom she needs in scripture when her adopted son asks questions about his past Nancy, who trusts in God to watch after her grown children after they've left her home and gone out on their own into the world Being a good mother is never easy. But with A Cup of Comfort Devotional for Mothers, you have all you need to help deepen your faith in God, family, and the power of a mother's love.

A Cup of Comfort Stories for Christians

by James Stuart Bell

Jesus speaks clearly from the midst for those in the three stories in A Cup of Comfort Stories for Christians. As each of the ordinary folks who contributed the stories knows, God invariably unfolds beauty from ashes, making His presence known in unexpected ways.

A Cup of Comfort Women of the Bible Devotional

by James Stuart Bell Susan B Townsend

The women of the Bible have been inspiring females for ages. Now these inspirational reflections have been collected in one place with this devotional. This beautifully packaged volume features twelve poignant stories for each month and a year's worth of daily reflections. You will relate to how other women deal with life in relation to biblical women through stories, such as: Betty, who finds the wisdom she needs from Martha when she feels too busy and overwhelmed with life to take the time to talk with Jesus Susan, who lost her husband to colon cancer, turns to the example of Elizabeth by sharing in the joy of others who recover from the same type of cancer, instead of harboring resentment Love, motherhood, sadness, joy, grief--everything is explored by these contributors. The power of these biblical women will inspire you to call upon God's love, help, and grace whenever needed.

A Cup of Comfort Women of the Bible Devotional

by Susan B. Townsend James Stuart Bell

The women of the Bible have been inspiring females for ages. Now these inspirational reflections have been collected in one place with this devotional. This beautifully packaged volume features twelve poignant stories for each month and a year's worth of daily reflections. You will relate to how other women deal with life in relation to biblical women through stories, such as: Betty, who finds the wisdom she needs from Martha when she feels too busy and overwhelmed with life to take the time to talk with Jesus Susan, who lost her husband to colon cancer, turns to the example of Elizabeth by sharing in the joy of others who recover from the same type of cancer, instead of harboring resentment Love, motherhood, sadness, joy, grief'everything is explored by these contributors. The power of these biblical women will inspire you to call upon God's love, help, and grace whenever needed.

Devotional Stories for Women

by Carol Mclean Wilde James Stuart Bell

Being a woman is a blessing - and a challenge. Juggling all those roles - daughter, mother, sister, friend, colleague, wife, and more - isn't easy. And without God's grace, it often seems impossible. In Devotonal Stories for Women, you'll find three biblical passages and accounts of women's real-life encounters with God. These stories extend a sisterly hand to help you stay on the path of Christian love and devotion.

Everything Bible Study Book

by Tracy Sumner James Stuart Bell

This unique, nonsectarian guide has everything readers need to study the Bible, either on their own or in a small group. Features include brief summaries of each book in the Bible, critical historical and background information, interpretations relevant to today, and more.

From the Library of C. S. Lewis: Selections from Writers Who Influenced His Spiritual Journey

by James Stuart Bell Anthony P. Dawson

Discover great truths from C. S. Lewis's mentors C. S. Lewis was perhaps the greatest Christian thinker of the twentieth century. He delighted us inThe Chronicles of Narnia, intrigued us inThe Screwtape Letters, mystified us in The Space Trilogy, and convinced us inMere Christianity. His influence on generations of Christians has been immeasurable. But who influenced C. S. Lewis? What were the sources of his inspiration? Who were his spiritual mentors? Who were his teachers? Drawn from Lewis's personal library, annotations, and references from his writings, the selections in this book bring us into contact with giants such as Dante, Augustine, and Chaucer, as well as introduce us to more contemporary writers such as G. K. Chesterton, Charles Williams, George MacDonald, and J. R. R. Tolkien. Over 250 selections provide a vast array of inspiration from those who have shone forth as messengers of light in Lewis's own thinking, writing, and spiritual growth. A rare glimpse into the intellectual, spiritual, and creative life of one of literature's great writers,From the Library of C. S. Lewisis a treasury of insight and wisdom. From the Hardcover edition.

God Encounters

by James Stuart Bell

What does it feel like when God breaks in... ...when He interrupts the logical flow of cause and effect or moves in quietly to answer your prayers? Though you may not see Him with your eyes, you can experience His peace, joy, and comfort as you read this beautiful collection of stories from people just like you -- people whose dreams have been fulfilled, relationships restored, safety protected, and debts paid off. Each faith-building story highlights a particular life-giving characteristic of God, revealing a better understanding of who He is and how much He loves you. Page by page, you'll find yourself growing into a more secure, intimate relationship with Him. If you'd like a peek at God in action, open the pages of this book and witness extraordinary moments in ordinary lives -- in-time encounters with God that left an eternal impact. You, too, can know that He's right there with you -- guarding, guiding, and giving you just what you need at just the right time. If He did it for others, He'll do it for you.

His Forever

by Jeanette Gardner Littleton James Stuart Bell

As a Christian, you know that the experiences that brought you to accept Jesus as your personal Savior are among the most significant of your spiritual life. In His Forever, Christians just like you share the extraordinary stories of their coming to Christ. This moving and inspiring anthology, the first collection of such testimonials, gives voice to the transforming power of the conversion experience for Christians everywhere-and the lasting effect of Jesus on their lives.

His Forever: Stories of Real People Finding Jesus

by James Stuart Bell

For evangelical Christians, the experiences that bring them to accept Jesus as their personal Savior are among the most significant of their spiritual lives. In sharing these stories with one another they have become the touchstone of the Christian social experience. In His Forever, the first collection of such testimonials, ordinary men and women describe the extraordinary stories of their coming to Christ. This moving and inspiring anthology gives voice to the transforming power of the conversion experience for Christians everywhere--and the lasting effect of Jesus on their lives.

How Well Do You Know Your Bible?

by James Stuart Bell

As the bestselling book in the world, the Bible is a source of faith and enlightenment for millions of people. In How Well Do You Know Your Bible?, expert James Stuart Bell presents a dynamic collection of over five hundred questions and answers designed to help readers increase their understanding of the essential Bible events and lessons and have fun at the same time! Blending valuable historical context and quizzes on all sixty-six books of the Bible and both Testaments, this offers a wide variety of questions for readers test their knowledge on various topics including:*The Ten Commandments *The Book of Job *Great women of the Bible *Biblical miracles *And much more! How Well Do You Know Your Bible? is a must-read for Bible enthusiasts, study groups, and anyone interested in learning more about the most revered book of all time.

Living the Serenity Prayer

by James Stuart Bell Jeanett Gardner Littleton

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and the wisdom to know the difference. Prayer is the light that guides us through our darkest days. And the Serenity Prayer shines its brightest when you need it most-during times of trial and recovery. In Living the Serenity Prayer, you'll meet thirty-five people who, just like you, have drawn strength from this beloved poem. People like: Jay, who stops blaming God for the difficulties he's faced-and instead lets God help him stop drinking; Lisa, whose son's battle with autism is one she must fight as well; Lynn, who lets go of her anger toward her drug-addicted daughter because "only God can change a heart." You'll find comfort and hope in these moving stories inspired by the Serenity Prayer. With God's grace, you too can persevere through life's challenges-and encourage others along the way.

Living the Serenity Prayer

by Jeanette Gardner Littleton James Stuart Bell

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and the wisdom to know the difference. Prayer is the light that guides us through our darkest days. And the Serenity Prayer shines its brightest when you need it most-during times of trial and recovery. In Living the Serenity Prayer, you'll meet thirty-five people who, just like you, have drawn strength from this beloved poem. People like: Jay, who stops blaming God for the difficulties he's faced-and instead lets God help him stop drinking; Lisa, whose son's battle with autism is one she must fight as well; Lynn, who lets go of her anger toward her drug-addicted daughter because "only God can change a heart. " You'll find comfort and hope in these moving stories inspired by the Serenity Prayer. With God's grace, you too can persevere through life's challenges-and encourage others along the way.

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