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Murray – Teaching the Bible to adults and youth

220.07 M

Author Murray, Dick, 1924-
Title Teaching the Bible to adults and youth / Dick Murray ; foreword by Lyle E. Schaller

Publisher Abingdon Press | c1993 | Rev. and updated
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-173)
Description 173 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Summary Shows how to make the Bible “transparent” with God evident throughout. Dick Murray offers suggestions for teaching, provides different approaches and perspectives from which to teach and conduct activities for learning, and examines Bible study series.
Subject Bible — Study and teaching

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Benson – What teens need to succeed

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Benson

Personal Author:

Benson, Peter L.

Title:

What teens need to succeed : proven, practical ways to shape your own future / Peter L. Benson, Judy Galbraith, and Pamela Espeland.

Publication info:

Minneapolis, MN : Free Spirit Publishing, 1998.

Physical description:

361 p. : ill. ; Biblio., Index, (pp.342-361)

Summary:

Some teens lead healthy, productive, positive lives. Others are troubled, self-destructive, and negative about themselves and the future. What makes the difference? The presence of specific assets in their lives-not financial assets, but Developmental Assets™ including family support, self-esteem, a caring school climate, adult role models, structured time, and positive peer influence. It’s a proven fact: The more Developmental Assets™ a young person has, the less likely he or she is to engage in at-risk behaviors.

This book describes forty “developmental assets” that teenagers need to succeed in life, such as family support, positive peer influences, and religious community, and suggests ways to acquire these assets.

Subject term:

Teenagers–United States–Life skills guides–Juvenile literature.

Subject term:

Teenagers–United States–Conduct of life–Juvenile literature.

Subject term:

Life skills–Juvenile literature.

Subject term:

Conduct of life–Juvenile literature.

Added author:

Galbraith, Judy.

Added author:

Espeland, Pamela, 1951-

ISBN:

1575420279

Tags:

Christian Education, Faith Formation, life skills,  teen, youth, Youth Ministry

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Seventh Day Adventists believe

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268.73 S

Title:
Seventh-day Adventists believe… : a biblical exposition of 27 fundamental doctrines.
Variant title:
Seventh Day Adventists believe
Publication info:
Washington, DC : Ministerial Association, General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, c1988.
Physical description:
vii, 392 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary:
The 27 basic beliefs shared by Seventh-day Adventists are shown in detail,  revealing how each belief is grounded in the Bible and focused on Jesus Christ.  This book is an Adventist contribution to growth “in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ” (2 Peter 3:18).  Seventh-day Adventist Believe………stands as an authentic resource on Adventist doctrine because it is written by Adventists themselves. More than 230 men and women were involved in the production of this book. Many of them contributed insights gained from years of study, prayer and their personal walk with the Savior.
Subject term:
Seventh-Day Adventists–Doctrines.
Added author:
Ministerial Association of Seventh-Day Adventists.
ISBN:
0828004668

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Arterburn – Drugproof your kids

CELC

649.4 A

Arterburn

1989

Personal Author:

Arterburn, Stephen, 1953-

Title:

Drugproof your kids : the complete guide to education, prevention, intervention / Stephen Arterburn and Jim Burns.

Publication info:

Colorado Springs, CO: Focus on the Family Publishing, c1989.

Physical description:

Appendix & notes; 189 p.

Subject term:

Teenagers–Drug use–United States–Prevention.

Subject term:

Teenagers–Alcohol use–United States–Prevention.

Subject term:

Drug abuse–United States–Prevention.

Subject term:

Alcoholism–United States–Prevention.

Subject term:

Parent and teenager–Religious aspects–Christianity.

ISBN:

0929608267

Tags:

80s, alcohol abuse, alcoholism, Christian, discipline, drug abuse, drugs, family, family life, Family Living, moralism, parenting, teen, teenagers, Youth Ministry

 

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Yaconelli – Messy spirituality

CELC

248.4 Y

Yaconelli

Personal Author:
Yaconelli, Mike.
Title:
Messy spirituality : God’s annoying love for imperfect people / Michael Yaconelli.
Publication info:
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan, c2002.
Physical description:
141 p. ; 21 cm.
Summary:
Offering a strong antidote for spiritual perfectionism  in us all. Here are truths that can cut you loose from the tyranny of ought-to’s and open your eyes to the deep spirituality of being loved, shortcomings and all, by the God who meets you and transforms you in the midst of a messy and unpredictable life.
Subject term:
Spirituality.
ISBN:
0310235332 (alk. paper)

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