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Like a favorite passage from Scripture, these brand new stories offer hope, support and inspiration to Christians of all denominations. The themes of forgiveness, faith, hope, charity and love in "Chicken Soup for the Christian Soul 2" will lift your spirits and warm your hearts. Each story is a reminder of the daily miracles you can discover when you've welcomed Christ into your life. As you read these powerful stories, you will deepen your compassion for others, be inspired to greater acts of charity, remember to forgive others and yourself. Most of all, you'll be reminded that you are never alone or without hope, for He is always walking by your side.
Chicken Soup For The Soul: Living Catholic Faith: 101 Stories To Offer Hope, Deepen Faith, And Spread Loveby Mark Victor Hansen Leann Thieman Jack L. Canfield Amy Newmark
These 101 poignant and spirit-filled stories offer reflections on growing up Catholic as well as serious stories of sacraments and miracles. Affirming God's unconditional love, these stories share the role the Church plays in personal and professional lives.
Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul will touch your heart with stories of finding and creating families. From tales about international orphaned babies and children who spent years in the foster-care system to those who were adopted at birth, this very special compilation conveys the true meaning of unconditional love. Read a moving letter from a birth mother to her son explaining how difficult it was to give him up when she didn't have the means to care for him, how she still thinks about him often, and how she will always love him. Read stories from now-grown children and even those from the Vietnam Operation Babylift in 1975. Through their stories, you will delight in meeting happy, well-adjusted, grateful members of families and society. Find hope in stories of infertile couples who are given the gift of parenthood, adopted children who thrive and find joy in life, and older couples given a second chance at family. Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul provides insight into what adoption is all about and what it's really like to be adopted. Share in our celebration of the lives of adopted children who found forever families and parents who found forever love.
The stories here illustrate finding and creating families. They are about international orphaned babies, children who are in the foster-care and those who are adopted at birth; this conveys the true meaning of unconditional love.
Chicken Soup for the Caregiver's Soul: Stories to Inspire Caregivers in the Home, the Community and the Worldby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Leann Thieman
From the Book jacket: "There are only four kinds of people in the world-those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers and those who will need caregivers. .. These stories soothe and nourish family members and professionals devoting themselves to the care of those who are ill or disabled. " -Rosalynn Carter Whether you've chosen caregiving as a profession or caregiving has chosen you, your daily commitment and sacrifice are true testaments to the human spirit. The unexpected blessings and lessons of love that blossom in caregiving moments are innumerable-from the glimmer of recognition in a loved one's gaze to nurturing the body and soul of a beloved patient, from the gentle embrace of a trusting grandchild to the caress of a friendly hand offered in comfort. The true, inspirational stories in Chicken Soup for the Caregivers Soul offer you a respite from your responsibilities, bringing uplifting and comforting insights to fill you with renewed hope, courage and strength. The perfect gift for caregivers everywhere, Chicken Soup for the Caregivers Soul celebrates their singular contributions and reminds us all of the inspiring difference they make every day in people's lives . . . and the world. Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen are the #1 New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. LeAnn Thieman, L.P.N., has been a nurse for over thirty years and is the coauthor of Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul. A professional speaker, she shares life lessons on balancing your life, living your priorities and making a difference in the world.
Like a favorite passage from Scripture, these brand new stories offer hope, support, and inspiration to Christians of all denominations. The themes of forgiveness, faith, hope, charity, and love in Chicken Soup for the Christian Soul II will lift your spirits and warm your hearts.Each story is a reminder of the daily miracles you can discover when you've welcomed Christ into your life. As you read these powerful stories, you will deepen your compassion for others, be inspired to greater acts of charity, and remember to forgive others and yourself. Most of all, you'll be reminded that you are never alone or without hope, for He is always walking by your side.
Christian women who make God and family a priority in their life will love Chicken Soup for the Christian Woman's Soul, an affirming collection of stories that share the miracles that are possible when their hearts are open to God. This wonderful new addition is filled with compelling real-life accounts of how women from all denominations were buoyed by their faith during incredibly challenging circumstances: amazing women who maintained faith in God's divine plan instead of succumbing to fear and doubt; caring women who offered compassion instead of criticism when others needed help; and dedicated women who chose the righteous path when there was an easier one to take.With chapters on God's Healing Power, Friendship, Making a Difference, Challenges, A Matter of Perspective, Miracles, Insights and Lessons, and The Love of a Family, this faith-filled collection will encourage Christian women to follow Jesus' example on their walk through life.Like a favorite passage from Scripture, this book will offer hope, support, and inspiration to Christian women.
Chicken Soup for the Father and Daughter Soul: Stories to Celebrate the Love Between Dads and Daughters Through the Yearsby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Leann Thieman Nancy Autio
An inspirational anthology of stories and reflections celebrate diverse aspects of the loving relationships between fathers and their daughters as they evolve from infancy through the later years.
Celebrating every little girl's childhood hero and the special dad and daughter bond From the first time a daughter grasps dad's hand and says her first words, to the day she moves out on her own, the bond between a father and daughter is ever evolving: Dads go from childhood heroes into feared inspectors of boyfriends to the sage friends of adulthood. Daughters mature from perfect little angels into rebellious teens to accomplished women who are dads' pride and joys. Chicken Soup for the Father and Daughter Soul celebrates this wonderful relationship with stories about childhood, the trying years of adolescence, the poignancy of leaving home, and even the years when daughters often become caregivers. The stories in this special volume are sure to evoke the fondest of memories and rekindle the bond between dads and their little girls.
Whether you're a veteran grandma or a Nana-to-be, this collection of stories will warm your heart and make you laugh about the universal experiences of being a grandmother: the phone call that announces your baby will become a mom herself; the first time you hold the most beautiful grandson or granddaughter in the world; and the day you're on babysitting duty and realize that major issues are minor infractions best solved with love instead of lectures. This book celebrates the memories we make and the times we cherish with grandmothers: the women who can both spoil and be stern; who provide unconditional love and invaluable wisdom; and who can share sage advice while sharing an ice cream. Chicken Soup for the Grandma's Soul is the perfect thank you to grandmothers everywhere--those special women who enrich our lives with joy and love.
Chicken Soup for the Grandma's Soul: Stories to Honor and Celebrate the Ageless Love of Grandmothersby Mark Victor Hansen Leann Thieman Jack L. Canfield
Part of the Chicken Soup series this delightful book has a collection of short stories about how wonderful grandmothers are!!
Just in time for Mother's Day and Father's Day, this Chicken Soup book pays tribute to the special mother/son relationship. From the moment she hears "It's a boy!" a special love blossoms in the heart of a mom and a bond unlike any other has begun. Chicken Soup for the Mother and Son Soul celebrates the blessings and bruises, tears and triumphs, happiness and hopes of mothers and their sons.
From the moment she hears, "It's a boy!" a special love blossoms in the heart of a mom and a bond unlike any other has begun. Chicken Soup for the Mother and Son Soul celebrates the blessings and bruises, tears and triumphs, happiness and hopes of mothers and their sons.
This collection of true stories champions the daily contributions, commitments, and sacrifices of nurses and portrays the compassion, intellect, and wit necessary to meet the challenging demands of the profession. Stories from student nurses recall why they entered the profession, stories from seasoned nurses reveal why they stay, and some stories reflect on the "good old days." Most importantly, as every fan of the series knows, each story shares hope for the future. Regardless of age or area of practice, health-care workers the world over will find their own hearts and souls in these stories as they discover the universality of what they do-and the power of their skillful hands and devoted hearts.
Nearly one million people have been touched by the stories in the first edition of Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul. Now this second edition ministers to millions more! Most people don't become nurses because of the pay, working conditions, or the convenient hours. Men and women become nurses because they want to make a difference in the lives of others through the use of their compassionate skills and hard work. Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul, Second Dose, underscores why nurses enter the profession . . . and why they stay. This collection of true stories encourages, uplifts, and honors nurses; reenergizing them with hope, health, and healing during challenging times. Through laughter and tears, nurses share their memories and tales, inspiring and honoring one another as they continue their journey. You will be moved by the heartwarming revelations of nurses who have just started out in the field, as well as by veteran nurses who share their experiences of making a difference in the lives of their patients.
This second edition shares more insight into the love, challenges, and joys that are involved with being a nurse.
These 101 true stories of answered prayers for healing, strength, protection, and more prove that God is listening and very active in our lives today. Regular people share their personal stories of God's Divine intervention, healing power, and communication. Evidence of His love and involvement in our lives will encourage, uplift, and recharge the faith of all readers.
These 101 true stories of healing, divine intervention, and answered prayers prove that God is alive and very active in the world today, working miracles on our behalf. Regular people share their personal stories of God's Divine intervention and healing power as He makes the impossible possible! Evidence of His love and involvement in our lives will encourage, uplift, and recharge the faith of Catholic and all Christian readers.
A reissue of Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul, this updated collection has even more heartwarming and encouraging stories--your favorites from the original, plus new bonus stories--all about the joy of adoptionChicken Soup for the Soul: The Joy of Adoption will encourage and uplift you with its touching, personal stories about forever families and meant-to-be kids, with insight into what adoption is all about and what it's really like to be adopted. You'll be inspired by this special compilation that celebrates the bonds between parents and children.
With 101 poignant and spirit-filled stories, this book covers the gamut, from fun stories about growing up Catholic to serious stories about sacraments and miracles. Whether a cradle Catholic, a convert, simply curious or struggling, these stories describe what it means to be a Catholic and provide happiness, hope, and healing.
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