Tag Archives: spiritual journey

Esau – Surprise me

242.2 E

Author: Esau, Terry, 1954-
Title: Surprise me : a 30-day faith experiment
Edition: 1st ed.
Publication Information: Colorado Springs, CO : NavPress, 2005.
Physical Description: 201 p. : 21 cm.
Summary:  “Surprise me, God.”  What if you started the next thirty days with those three words?  No agendas, no plans other than waiting on God with eager anticipation of what is about to happen next.

Surprise Me invites you to approach your spiritual life with openness and an eye for the unexpected to discover God working in the everyday moments in your life, fro the spectacular to the mundane.  Through his own journey with the “Surprise Me” faith experiment, author Terry Esau illustrates how the good and bad surprises of life draw you into a deeper relationship with God.
ISBN: 9781576838235
Subject Terms: Trust in God.
Spiritual life — Christianity.

Leave a comment

Filed under Adult Non-Fiction

Carlstrom – Does God know how to tie shoes?

CELC
JEFIC C
Carlstrom

Personal Author:

Carlstrom, Nancy White.

Title:

Does God know how to tie shoes? / Nancy White Carlstrom ; illustrated by Lori McElrath-Eslick.

Publication info:

Grand Rapids, MI : William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., c1993.

Physical description:

Unpaged : col. ill.

Summary:

As a young girl walks with her parents through the countryside, her questions elicit responses that help her to know God better.Katrina wants to know more about God: “Mama, what does God wear? Does God like to paint? Does God ever cry, Papa?” Her parents’ responses, based on the Psalms, help Katrina to know God in ways that are very real to her.

Subject term:

God–Juvenile literature.

Subject term:

Faith–Juvenile literature.

ISBN:

080285074X

Tags:

Bible, children, children’s, children’s literature, Christian, Christian Education, faith, God, growing up, juvenile, picture book, questions, religion, religious, spiritual journey

Leave a comment

Filed under J Picture Book

Noble – Apple Tree Christmas

CELC
JE FIC N
Noble
Personal Author:
Noble, Trinka Hakes.
Title:
Apple Tree Christmas / by Trinka Hakes Noble.
Publication info:
New York: Penguin Books USA, c.1984.
Physical description:
unpages: col. ill.
Summary : In 1881, when their apple tree is felled by a storm just before Christmas, a young farm girl and her family discover that the tree was importantto each of them for different reasons. Grades K-2.
Subject term:
Farm life–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Blizzards–Juvenile fiction.
ISBN:
0140546030
Tags:
apples, children’s, Christmas, environment, family, farm, historical fiction, Holiday, love, personal feelings and growth, picture book, snow, spiritual journey, trees

Leave a comment

Filed under J Picture Book

Kroll – I wanted to know all about God

CELC

JE231K

Kroll

Personal Author:
Kroll, Virginia L.
Title:
I wanted to know all about God / by Virginia L. Kroll ; illustrated by Debra Reid Jenkins.
Publication info:
Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans, c1993.
Physical description:
p. cm.
Subject term:
God–Juvenile literature.
Added author:
Jenkins, Debra Reid.
ISBN:
0802850782 (pbk.) : 14.99

Leave a comment

Filed under J Non-fiction

Hanson – Teach us to pray

CELC

248.32 H

Hanson
Author: Hanson, Bradley.
Title: Teach us to pray : overcoming obstacles to daily prayer
Publisher: Minneapolis : Augsburg, 1990
Description: 112 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary: Bradley Hanson casts new light on several difficulties we experience in prayer and gives suggestions that he and others have found helpful.
ISBN:080662468X
Subjects: Prayer — Christianity

Leave a comment

Filed under Adult Non-Fiction

Tindal – Soul maps

CELC

248.4 T

Tindal

Author     Tindal, Mardi, 1952-
Title     Soul maps : a guide to the midlife spirit / by Mardi Tindal
Published     Minneapolis : Augsburg Books, c2000
Description     150 p. ; 22 cm
Bibliog.     Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-150)
Summary Soul Maps is a companion for the midlife spiritual journey. Issues such as family, relationships, work, self-worth, physical changes, social responsibility, and spiritual practices are examined through engaging personal stories and illustrations. Drawing on the wisdom of a great variety of people at midlife—all of whom take the spiritual dimension seriously—Soul Maps gently guides the reader in considering important questions and aspects of midlife.
Subject     Middle aged persons — Religious life

Leave a comment

Filed under Adult Non-Fiction

Buechner – Whistling in the dark

CELC

200 B

Buechner

1988

Personal Author:

Buechner, Frederick

Title:

Whistling in the Dark: a doubter’s dictionary / Frederick Buechner, illustrations by Katherine A. Buechner

Publication info:

San Francisco:  HarperCollins, Pulbishers, c1988

Physical description:

ix. 116 p.

Subject title:

Meditations

ISBN:

00611766

Tags:

Christian, faith, meditations, spiritual journey

 

 

Leave a comment

Filed under Adult Non-Fiction