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Ortberg – Love beyond reason

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Author Ortberg, John.
Title Love beyond reason : moving God’s love from your head to your heart / John Ortberg.
Published Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan Pub., c1998.
Description 221 p. ; 22 cm.
Note “Willow Creek Resources.”
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary  Discover the God you’ve longed to encounter; a Father head-over-heels in love with you, his child, and intensely committed to your highest joy.  Ortberg takes you to the very core of God’s being to discover a burning, passionate love that gives, and gives, and gives.  He explores the life-changing ways this love has expressed itself through Jesus.  And he shows how you, like Jesus, can love your mate, your family, your friends, and the world around you with the same practical, transforming love.
Subjects (Topics) Love — Religious aspects — Christianity.
God — Love.
God — Worship and love.
Christian life.
ISBN 0310234492 (pbk.)

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Vischer – Sidney & Norman

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Personal Author:

Vischer, Phil.

Title:

Sidney & Norman : a tale of two pigs / written by Phil Vischer ; illusrated by Justin Gerard.

Variant title:

Sidney and Norman

Publication info:

Nashville : Tommy  Nelson, c2006.

Physical description:

Unpaged : col. ill.

Summary:

When oh-so-neat and organized Norman the pig looks down on his neighbor Sidney, who has trouble managing his messes, God intervenes and teaches them both a lesson.

Subject term:

Christian life–Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Self-acceptance–Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Neighbors–Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Pigs–Juvenile fiction.

ISBN:

140038348

Tags:

Bible, children, children’s, faith, God’s love, humility, love, neighbors, pigs, pride, self-esteem, tolerance, values

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Conan – God Made Hugs

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Persoanl Author:

Conan, Sally Anne

Title:

God Made Hugs / by Sally Anne Conan.  Illustrated by Kathy Rogers.

Publication info:

Minneapolis MN:  Augsburg, c1994

Physical description:

Unpaged; col. ill.

Summary:

Brief, rhyming text describes a variety of hugs, including grasshopper, porcupine, octopus, and human embraces.  This particular book teaches children that God’s love is to be shared with others.

Subject term:

God—Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Hugs—Juvenile fiction.

ISBN:

0806627255

Tags:

animals, children, God’s love, hugs, rhyming

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Mackall – Made for a purpose

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Authors:      Mackall, Dandi Daley.
Title:      Made for a purpose / by Dandi Daley Mackall ; illustrated by Glin Dibley.
Notes:      “Inspired by The purpose-driven® life, foreword by Rick Warren”–P. [1] of cover.
Summary:      Includes a foreword and discussion questions from Rick Warren! Cynthia ‘C.J.’ Jones loves spending time alone in her ‘private’ clubhouse on the beach, but more than anything she loves building beautiful sand castles. In fact, she already knows what she will be when she grows up. One day she discovers she doesn’t have to keep to herself. Through the kindness of new friends she learns about God’s love and how he made her—and her dreams for the future—with a definite purpose in mind.
Subjects:      Friendship — Fiction.
Sandcastles — Fiction.
Architecture. — Fiction.
Christian life — Fiction.
Beaches — Fiction.

ISBN:      0310709539 (hardcover)

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Lucado – Hermie

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Personal Author:
Lucado, Max.
Title:
Hermie : a common caterpillar / Max Lucado.
Publication info:
Nashville, Tenn. : Tommy Nelson, 2002.
Physical description:
p. cm.
General Note:
“A just like Jesus story.”
Summary:
Hermie and his friend Wormie have always felt common. They don’t have stripes or dots, they aren’t very strong, and they can’t find anything special about themselves. But every time they pray, God tells them that He loves them all the time just as they are and that He isn’t finished with them yet. When Hermie becomes a beautiful butterfly, he realizes just how special God’s plan is for him!
Subject term:
Caterpillars–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Self-esteem–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Christian life–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Friendship–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Metamorphosis–Juvenile fiction.
ISBN:
1400302544

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Hilliker – Little one, God made you

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Personal Author:
Hilliker, Amy Warren.
Title:
Little one, God made you / written by Amy Warren Hilliker ; illustrated by Carol Thompson.
Publication info:
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zonderkidz, c2004.
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
General Note:
Cover title.
General Note:
“Inspired by The purpose-driven life.”
General Note:
On board pages.
Summary:
Mothers share their love of God with their babies.
Subject term:
Infants–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Christian life–Juvenile fiction.
Added author:
Thompson, Carol.
ISBN:
0310709598 : $6.99

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Hilliker – Little one, God loves you

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Personal Author:
Hilliker, Amy Warren.
Title:
Little one, God loves you / written by Amy Warren Hilliker ; illustrated by Carol Thompson.
Publication info:
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zonderkidz, c2004.
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
General Note:
Cover title.
General Note:
On board pages.
General Note:
“Inspired by The purpose-driven life.”
Summary:
Shows that God loves all the little children.
Subject term:
Children–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
God–Juvenile fiction.
Added author:
Thompson, Carol.
ISBN:
0310709717

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