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A Matter of Time Taking Control of Your Life (6BE60)

LIFE SKILLS
Sometimes it feels like there aren’t enough hours in the day. Going to work, spending time with family, taking care of the house, helping out at the kids’ school, trying to find a few minutes for yourself… it’s overwhelming! Learn how one man found a way to take control of his life with an effective time management technique. You’ll also discover a principle for managing the various commitments in your own life.
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A Rhyme and Reason to Life
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LIFE SKILLS
For every question answered, another is raised. Discover how you can know with all certainty that you are part of a pattern with a purpose and that you are in loving hands.
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Alone, Alive, Fulfilled (6BE01)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
This booklet is written and dedicated to everyone that is alone or feels alone. Maybe you’re living with your family; but you are somehow alone. Feeling alone can come from many sources. Learning to recognize “being single” as a great gift is vitally important. It doesn’t preclude having meaningful relationships in your life. This booklet shares insights on the meaning, love, and contentment with which God can fill your heart so that when you are alone, you can also be fulfilled.
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Alzheimer’s: Facing the Loss of a Lifetime (6BE55)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Alzheimer’s disease alters the brain causing memory loss and personality change. While the clinical effects of the disease are well known, the impact it has on the person suffering—as well as the family who cares for them—is much more complex. Told through the eyes of a family experiencing Alzheimer’s, this booklet explores the impact the disease on both the patient and the caregiver. Offering insights on the joys that are still possible throughout the disease, this booklet gives hope by reminding us that though we may forget who we are, God never will.
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Battles with the Bottle (6BE113)

ABUSE ADDICTION
This is a book about battles: the battle “with” the bottle—and the battle “beyond” the bottle. If you find yourself engulfed in either of these battles, this booklet is for you! You never planned for the battles alcohol introduced into your life. But you can experience victory over them—the victory called recovery. Within these pages, you will be introduced to the source of strength and love that will lead you to the peace you crave.
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Beyond Divorce (6BE125)

MARRIAGE AND RELATIONSHIPS
With divorce comes upheaval. Like puzzle pieces scattered on a floor, the divorced person is left putting his or her life back together—often with only the faintest picture to work from. Compounding the collapse of a relationship that was once “till death do us part” are fits of anger, intense frustration and, sometimes, a hopelessness that knows no bounds. No bounds that is, until God’s grace can change the hearts of those involved.
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Cancer Courage Through Christ (6BE143)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Hearing the diagnosis of cancer brings fear, discouragement, resignation, regret, sorrow—but hanging on to those emotions will block the individual from seeing the bigger picture that God is in control, even when confronting cancer. In this booklet, inspiration comes from God’s Word and the real-life stories of people, who have been through this disease themselves. Their words—candid and sincere—offer fist-hand insights.
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Comebacks How to Get Back Up after Life Knocks You Down

LIFE SKILLS
For those of us who have blown it or would like a “re-do,” comebacks are high on the agenda. There’s no shortage of things in this world that can “rock our boat” or “upset our applecart.” Natural disasters, human crazies, financial perils, messed-up childhoods—any or all of these can put us down— and keep us there, if we let them. There’s good news though. Getting knocked down isn’t getting knocked out. Whether it’s a sucker punch or a shot from your blind side that dropped you to the ground, you can make a personal comeback.
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Coping with Cancer
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Learn about the changes a cancer diagnosis brings through the reflections of those who struggle with the disease. Using the "Lord's Prayer" as a basis, it offers words of comfort.
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Dealing with Depression
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
This booklet explore some of the many causes of depression & suggests some appropriate courses of action to minimize its effects.
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Depression Understanding the Pieces of the Puzzle (6BE135)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Major depression is a cruel and horribly sad disruption of life. Most of us, by the grace of God, are sufficiently resilient to endure small setbacks, reversals, and ever longer periods of discouragement and loss. That kind of self-determined rebound, however, is not an option for those experiencing clinical depression. It dwarfs any sadness the average person experiences. It is a life-crippling hurt that can wipe out the suffering individual. It gives those afflicted an overwhelming sense of hopelessness, isolating them from family, life, health, and love. This booklet explore this devastating condition and offer help in detecting other's struggle with it and offers insights and fresh perspective into how others can respond—with knowledge and with compassion.
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Discovering Hope
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LIFE SKILLS
Discover hope amidst turmoil in the one true anchor you can hold onto-the solid, safe anchor that will never let you go!
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Feeling Lonely
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LIFE SKILLS
Learn how to admit your loneliness and lessen your own feelings isolation by encouraging others.
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Finding Balance
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Feel like you're being pulled in a thousand directions at once? Packed with practical suggestions, this booklet offers great insight into managing your life.
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Finding Peace Overcoming Anxiety (6BE111)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
(Former title: Finding Peace When Panic Strikes) Anxiety has become epidemic. Many of us are frazzled by family problems, stress at work, financial woes and a thousand another hassles. If you are chronically troubled by fatigue, edginess, a churning stomach, heart pains, trembling and shaking, dizziness and/or migraine headaches, you are not alone. Like millions of other people, you may be struggling with anxiety, panic attacks or phobias.
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First-Class Faith Sharing: Methods & Motivations

SPIRITUAL LIFE
As we all know, sharing our faith is a challenge. Considering the message we possess, however, one wouldn’t think it would be. After all, we have the truth that can change everything for everyone: God sent His Son to die for our sins and by believing in Him as Savior we have eternal life in His Name. At face value, telling others about this doesn’t seem too complicated.
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For Better, For Worse Maintaining a Healthy Marriage (6BE39 )

MARRIAGE AND RELATIONSHIPS
Soaring divorce rates indicate that good marriages don’t just happen. A good marriage requires a firm foundation and effective ways to deal with key areas, such as financial concerns, decision-making processes and child-rearing. This booklet shares four principles of a healthy marriage and provides practical recommendations to maintain the love that brought you together in the first place. If you are married or if marriage is in your future, this booklet will provide insights to help you avoid becoming a divorce statistic.
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Forgiveness is a Choice (6BE140)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
With real-world scenarios and points to ponder, this booklet shows how forgiveness takes work and a desire to get beyond the offenses we’ve experienced or have committed against others. The forgiveness model in this difficult task, of course, is what God the Father has done for us thought His Son. The act of forgiving is central to many problems people have with each other. God's free gift of forgiveness leads to peace and eternal life.
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Forgiveness is For Giving
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Everyone needs forgiveness and everyone needs to forgive. Discover how forgiveness, offered and received, leads to a transforming peace.
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Gambling (6BE112)

ABUSE ADDICTION
What comes to mind when you hear the word "rich?" Culture places a strong emphasis on money, on the possessions it can buy. But those who develop a gambling problem go beyond mere security. In this booklet we take a look at both the power of the addiction itself and the transforming power of recovery.
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Get a Grip Managing Moods and Emotions (6BE97)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Is there a cure for the blues? It is said that “misery loves company,” but does that mean that the company you keep loves your misery? We all experience a range of emotions each and every day—the key is to keep our emotions from taking over our outlook on life. From emotional triggers to mood-busters, you will find this booklet brimming with strategies for managing moodiness. Best of all, you’ll discover how to find hope, peace, and comfort… when you need it the most!
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Glad Tidings
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Discover the rich heritage of ten classic Christmas carols. A must for music buffs! We celebrate and share the message.
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God is Bigger than Your Grief (6BE130)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Grief comes in all sizes and can stay for crippling lengths of time. In this booklet you will find vital insights into grappling with and getting beyond grief. We all deal with grief in our own way as we work through the profound losses life can bring us. Grief is a hard work and getting past the fatigue, frustration and devastating sense of loss it brings can leave one spent—emotionally, physically and spiritually.
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Has God Abandoned Me? For Women Facing Domestic Violence (6BE85)

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Domestic violence has no boundaries, and it does not care about social standing, age, ethnicity or religion. It traps its victims in a very lonely and frightening prison. This booklet is designed to answer questions and help you understand the cycle of violence, develop a plan for the future and know that God will never forsake an abused woman.
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Healing After an Affair
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LIFE SKILLS
The author and her husband know first-hand the hurt that an affair can have on a marriage. Her story offers hope and practical help for other couples going through the same difficult process.
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Healthy from the Inside Out
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Inside you'll find a plan for evaluating your current lifestyle and tips for developing healthy eating and living patterns. Balancing Body, Mind and Spirit.
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HERE

SPIRITUAL LIFE
The basics of Christianity in a conversational style. Law and Gospel are presented in relational, personal terms as well as through Scripture. Faith stories, a glossary of terms, a prayer for the new believer and much more !
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Hoping for a Child
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LIFE SKILLS
Because the desire to be a parent affects so many facets of life-identity, self-worth, life goals - the pain of infertility also reaches into all those places. Find out how there is comfort for you.
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How to Know What's Right ... And Do It
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LIFE SKILLS
This booklet explores the foundation of sound decisions and offers a four-step process to guide your decision-making.
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Life Together
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FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS
Explores the rich and diverse context in which God defines families on earth and examine the behaviors and attitudes that characterize strong, healthy relationships.
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Live The Six Learning to Live as an Everyday Missionary
Though few Christians would say that Gospel outreach and/or missionary efforts are reserved for those intrepid souls who serve in a foreign country, this attitude often seems strangely reflective of many believers’ ways of thinking. In this Project Connect booklet by Pastor Dion Garrett, he shares practical, down-to-earth strategies for taking the Gospel to the streets, sharing it with all those exotic people we meet—like our neighbors, our friends, maybe even somebody at our church.
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Living Above Your Circumstances
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LIFE SKILLS
Discover how it is possible to live above the ceiling of even the most difficult circumstances.
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Living on the Surplus
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Does it seem as if the zest has left your life? As much as we might try on our own to change things, something has to change on the inside for us to see a change on the outside. Discover who can work this change in you.
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Living with True Confidence (6BE62)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
You are a woman of many faces: daughter, mother, wife, employee, friend, sister, caretaker, student… Each role is unique. This booklet offers valuable insight through using the stories of three women, living in three different places, at three different times. Each one faced the world with unshakable confidence and certainty. Join them in living with true confidence.
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Losing A Baby Without Losing Hope
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LIFE SKILLS
Find hope through one woman’s story of grieving the loss of her baby through miscarriage.
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Loved... And Not Forgotten (6BE142)
SPIRITUAL LIFE
The number of individuals incarcerated in the United States is an enormous figure, with more than two million people behind bars. While those imprisoned are there for a variety of offenses, none are sentenced to a life that excludes the Gospel.
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Making the Right Choices Lesson 1
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LIFE SKILLS
Lesson 1 --This is a five-part Bible study
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Making the Right Choices Lesson 2
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LIFE SKILLS
Lesson 2 --This is a five-part Bible study
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Making the Right Choices Lesson 3
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LIFE SKILLS
Lesson 3 --This is a five-part Bible study
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Making the Right Choices Lesson 4
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LIFE SKILLS
Lesson 4 --This is a five-part Bible study
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Making the Right Choices Lesson 5
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LIFE SKILLS
Lesson 5 --This is a five-part Bible study
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Managing Your Money Financial Freedom (6BE115)

LIFE SKILLS
Are you struggling to manage your money? Feel like your finances are spinning out of control? Does the subject of money launch you into stress, shame or even denial? If so, you are not alone. This booklet was written by someone who has struggled first-hand with financial failure and explores the emotional component of money problems and provides practical money management tools to help you gain clarity and hope for your financial future.
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No Need to Fear Dealing with Anxiety (6BE15)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Anxiety, in one form or another, currently affects more than 20 million Americans. It comes in many forms: excessive worry, inability to make even the simplest decisions, discouraging thoughts, edginess, irritability, and panic attacks, to name a few. For those experiencing it, anxiety can be paralyzing. In this booklet you will discover how to stop focusing on perceived fears and begin tapping into an incredible source of help and hope.
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No Need to Run Away
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LIFE SKILLS
Scores of people are running in all directions. Could it be that they are running away from the voice of conscience inside? Discover how the voice of guilt can be silenced in the true promise of hope.
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Now You are Talking Practical ways to effectively manage conflict (6BE16)

LIFE SKILLS
One characteristic of healthy relationships is effective communication. However, communication breakdowns are often left undetected until conflicts arise. Because it’s often hard to understand the root causes of conflict, this booklet focuses on how life experiences shape communication patterns and personal conflict style. Communication patterns can change and become more effective if just one person involved makes healthy changes in their behavior. In this booklet you will discover Biblical resolutions for conflict and ways to build stronger relationships.
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Out of the Shadows
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ABUSE ADDICTION
If someone you love has an addiction, you can make changes that can free you for a life of joy and peace. Learn how to stop feeling responsible for your loved one's choices.
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Overcoming a Painful Childhood Hope and Healing for Adult Survivors of Abuse and Neglect (6BE65)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
This booklet is for the millions of men and women, whose lives are affected by abuse or neglect as a child, adult survivors of physical, emotional and spiritual abuse. Recovering from a painful childhood is a slow process—and you need not do it alone. With the help from God and people who care, you can learn how to cope abuse, how to care for your particular needs as a survivor, and how to build a better future.
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Own the Zone
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HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Running on empty? Feeling zapped with zilch energy? There's no day better than today to begin reaching for the energy you need for the life you lead.
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Parenting Families Practical Strategies for the Blended Family (6BE122)

FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS
Parenting within a blended family is especially difficult. How can you avoid letting the past fracture your future? At times it may even seem hopeless. But, take heart; it is possible to build a new family unit that stands strong against the assaults of the past. It requires a new way of thinking, a new way of approaching life together. Take a moment to read what ’s inside this booklet.
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Parenting Families Practical Strategies for the Family Life (6BE120)

FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS
Life as a parent has its great moments… joy, pride, and more love than you thought possible. Parenting has its low moments too… times of loneliness, frustration, and some days more heartache than you thought possible. If you are tired of trying trendy how-to strategies that only prove to fall short, discover the life-changing approach to parenting found within the pages of this booklet.
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Parenting Families Practical Strategies for the Single Parent (6BE121)

FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS
You are a single parent. Most likely you didn’t choose the circumstances that led up to this time in your life, but here you are—mom and dad rolled into one. Double the stresses. Double the issues. Double the frustrations. And then there is your child, catching you off guard and pushing your “buttons.” Even the smallest issues can turn into power struggles. What to do? Within the pages of this book, you’ll find answers.
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Parenting with Purpose (6BE109)

FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS
Without a doubt, parenting is hard. Yet, you wouldn’t trade it for the world. Between busy schedules you may find yourself lost in such a whirlwind of immediacy that you lose focus. How can you love and protect your children in the best way? How do you parent them with purpose? Inside this booklet, you’ll discover practical insights to strengthen the way you relate to your children—helping you find the Christ-centered rhythm God intends for you and your family.
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Parents of Prodigals (6BE128)

FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS
Have you ever known a parent who is experiencing a relationship standoff with a child? This booklet considers the impasse that leads the child to take flight—become prodigal—in his or her response to a grievous home situation. Love, forgiveness, and open arms are central to the answer, and though the parents may find these attributes hard to come by, with God all things are possible—even the longed-for return of a prodigal child.
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Pornography and the Search for Intimacy
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ABUSE ADDICTION
This booklet outlines the four stages of sexual addiction and shares steps to restoring and rebuilding our relationships with God and others.
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PRAYER When You Don't Know What to Say (6BE148)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
In this booklet are considered the ways God answers prayer, why praying is important, and the words of our prayers. An examination of “The Lord’s Prayer” offers valuable insights into this magnificent and simple little prayer, which Jesus gave His disciples. More than just wish lists we put before God, our prayers are an opportunity to share our deepest thoughts and heartfelt concerns with Him, who always has our best interests in mind.
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Prayers and Thoughts for Caregivers
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
If you are a caregiver or know someone who is, this booklet will help. Read the insights, thought, and prayers from someone who has been a caregiver for more than ten years.
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Raising Your Children with Respect 30 Helpful Tips for Parents (6BE45)

FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS
Raising a family is hard work, especially in today’s world. Many external forces reach into our homes and influence our families, but studies still show that children look to their parents for guidance in the major areas of their lives. This booklet offers helpful tips for building a rewarding relationship with your children. You’ll find suggestions for opening up communication, stimulating creativity, and setting the right example, and raising your children with respect.
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Real Life - Lesson 1 “The Most amazing Person Who Ever Lived"
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 1 --This booklet introduces you to Jesus Christ. How is it that this carpenter’s son from a little known country in the Middle East became the central figure in history? Who is He? What has He accomplished?
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Real Life - Lesson 2 “Recognizing the One Who has Fulfilled God’s Promises"
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 2 --In this lesson, you have set before you dozens of prophesies from the Bible. All were fulfilled in Jesus. Every fulfilled prophecy testifies to the existence of the living God and the truth of Scripture.
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Real Life - Lesson 3 “Faith in the One Who Triumphed Over Death"
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 3 --Jesus’ resurrection from the grave is the greatest victory in history! In this event, Jesus triumphs over sin and death. He offers life to all who believe in what He accomplished.
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Real Life - Lesson 4 “The Creator Who Cares for You"
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 4 --In this lesson, you will see that God answers these questions in the Bible. He reveals Himself to be the Creator of all things, yet a being who desires a deep personal relationship with everyone.
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Real Life - Lesson 5 “Trusting in the God Who Cares for You"
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 5 --Sin came into the world through the disobedience of Adam and Eve. The consequences of their rebellion were death and eternal separation from God. In this lesson, you will see how God through His Son, Jesus, frees people from sin, death and the devil.
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Real Life - Lesson 6 “Getting Acquainted With The Book That Gives You Freedom"
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 6 --What is the central message of the Bible? Can this book really be believed? Who wrote it? In this lesson, you will learn how the Bible came to be written and answer some of the age-old questions about the bestselling book of all time.

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Real Life - Lesson 7 “Life That Never Ends"
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 7 --Are heaven and hell real places? The Bible says that heaven and hell most certainly exist. Heaven is for those who believe in and trust in Jesus for salvation. Hell is for those who reject Jesus’ work.

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Real Life - Lesson 8 “Power Through The Holy Spirit"
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 8 --Is the Holy Spirit God himself? Why do people talk about the Holy Spirit’s power? The Bible explains who the Holy Spirit is, what He does, and how He influences lives throughout Biblical times and today.
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Reasons to Believe (6BE145)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
Written to show the reasonableness of the Christian faith, this booklet is ideal as a quick go-to guide on how Christianity makes sense on many levels. In an easy-to-read style, it shows how believing in God, creation, prophecy, man’s inner morality, Jesus and salvation is not something far-fetched and out there. On the contrary, based on historical and archaeological evidence, faith in the truthfulness of God’s Word is a logical response to the material at our disposal.
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Renew the Romance in Your Marriage (6BE86)

MARRIAGE AND RELATIONSHIPS
Do you feel like you’ve traded in romance for irritation of everyday conflict, a tense feeling at home, and a spouse who doesn’t seem to care about what you need or want? You can renew the romance! Learn to focus on your relationship, the “WE,” when problems arise. You can regain control of the mood to make your relationship a comfortable place to be yourself and to share intimacy, love, and affections with your spouse.
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Saving for the Future
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LIFE SKILLS
This booklet offers practical advice on how to start planning a financial future and explores the parallels between money management and the teachings of Christ.
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Self-Control in an Addictive World (6BE119)

ABUSE ADDICTION
Addiction may be our greatest mental, physical, financial and spiritual challenge. When you cannot find self-control, you cannot experience the joy-filled life you want. If you are having difficulty controlling your behavior, these things may cross your mind: how do I know if I have an addiction? What causes lack of self-control? How can I change my behavior? How can I help my loved one find self-control? This booklet answers these and other questions to give hope for a life that is addiction-free.
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Setting Priorities (6BE117)

LIFE SKILLS
Caught in a time trap with too much to do and too little time? Feel like you’re being pulled in a thousand different directions? Then this booklet is for you! It’s packed with practical suggestions for getting your priorities in order. The author’s light-hearted approach is easy to read and offers great insight into managing your life from inside out! Best of all, you’ll find out that you’re #1 on someone’s list of priorities!
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So You Prayed for a Miracle… (6BE47)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
Do modern day miracles really happen? Have you seen them in other's lives, but never felt they occurred in yours? The miraculous healing done by Jesus was widely described while He was on earth. However, what constitutes a healing miracle now? Why would some people experience a seemingly miraculous healing while others do not? In this booklet you'll discover why Jesus performed miracles of healing. Today, many people wonder why miracles don’t happen. While Jesus’ miracles were very visible, the most important miracle He performed was providing eternal life for all who believe.
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Something to Live For
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Sometimes life is like spokes without a hub, lacking a center where all the pieces can fit together with meaning. Discover the solid center around which your life can be built.
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Speaking of Care (6BE134)
SPIRITUAL LIFE
This booklet is about the demanding and complicated relationship between care givers and care receivers. Particularly when this connection occurs within the same household.
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Staying Together in Tough Times
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LIFE SKILLS
When you first met and were discovering the unique joy of being together, you had no doubt that this was right. But life isn't predictable and it certainly isn't always happy. Learn how you can keep you marriage together when dark clouds roll in.
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Strength and Honor: The Spiritual Warfare against Pornography (6BE149)

ABUSE ADDICTION
Pornography, sadly, is a word all too familiar these days. To say porn has crept into our households would be an understatement; its advance has been more like a march, leaving a host of casualties in its wake: individuals, marriages, families relationships, careers, sometimes even one’s faith—go down the drain, as this take-no-prisoner scourge derails Christian and non-Christian alike. In this booklet the reader will find insights and hope to battle this pernicious vice.
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Stressed but Connected (6BE107)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Unresolved issues. Finantial trouble. Neglected health. Everyone feels stressed out. Right? Wrong! Everybody has stress, but not everyone is stressed out. If you’ve accepted stress as a way of life, this booklet is for you. From setting healthy personal boundaries to eliminating procrastination, these sensible strategies will help you manage stress before stress manages you. Best of all, you’ll discover that you don’t need to handle the pressure alone—as you embrace God’s “best” for your life!
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Surviving a Loved One's Suicide (6BE66)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Every year many people commit suicide in the United States and each suicide leave an average of six survivors. Today there are about 4.5 million survivors of suicide in the U.S. Grieving the death of a loved one is painful enough, but as a suicide survivor you face a more complicated grief because you must also deal with the fact that your loved one chose to die. It is hard to believe life can ever be normal again, but there is hope. Although you are changed forever by such a tragedy life can once again have hope and meaning.
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Surviving Breast Cancer One Woman’s Story of Victory and Hope (6BE75)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women except for skin cancer. Many new cases will be diagnosed every year. The medical questions and lifestyle changes accompanying breast cancer can be overwhelming. You may feel fear, anger, confusion, depression, anxiety, and frustration. It may seem like you’ll never feel normal again. Here is the story of one woman who faced breast cancer, learned to cope, and found hope in the midst of the ordeal. Her practical suggestions and spiritual strength offer guidance and encouragement as well.
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Take Heart in Your Grief
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
This booklet explores the common feelings people have during a grieving period when a loved one die. Not even death can stop God's love from reaching out to us.
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Taking Control
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Do you feel overextended-controlled by expectations of others? This booklet will help you strike a balance by developing healthy boundaries.
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Talking Openly with Kids Facing Today’s Tough Issues (6BE49)

FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS
There are scores of books for new parents or parents of toddlers, but none of these will prepare you for communicating with your pre-teen on the issues of peer pressure, sex, drugs, violence and death. Recognizing the signs of trouble in your children as well as understanding your own nonverbal messages are two areas necessary for establishing effective communication patterns. This booklet offers practical advice on how and when to address these subjects with your children.
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Talking with God (6BE22)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
There are many forms of prayer ranging from the very formal and memorized to the casual and spontaneous. Regardless of the type you choose, remember that each prayer is your special time to converse with God, your loving Father. This booklet explores why we pray, how we pray, and what happens when we pray. Above all, the author encourages us to view prayer as an invitation to speak with absolute candor to the One who loves us beyond measure, without fear or rejection.
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Tapping Into the Real Source
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
What is your source of power and strength when it seems as if the world is collapsing around you? Discover how to be rooted in the source that will transform your life.
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The Bible What? When? Why? (6BE136)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
Why do Christians care so much about Bible? They read the Bible and talk about it and study it. They preach and teach about it. Why is this book so important? When was it written? Who is it about? What is it that makes it so different from other books that have come down to us through the centuries? In this booklet you will learn about the individual books within the Bible that form the Scriptures as a whole –the Word of God given to mankind.
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The Conflict at Home: Confronting PTSD (6BE139)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
The psychological and physical upheaval of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is discussed in this booklet. In casual prose, the author brings the reader into the heart of the matter: PTSD is nothing to be ashamed of—but it must be dealt with. He reminds the reader this struggle is winnable, but won’t be won by dodging the problem. Instead, it will take God’s grace, the Holy Spirit’s power and the soldier’s commitment to see it through.
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The Gem Called Hope
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LIFE SKILLS
When life caves in around you, where do you look for hope? Discover how Jesus meets our need for hope perfectly without flaws, right where we are, whatever our condition.
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The Mystery of You Clues to Your True Identity (6BE129)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
We all have background filled with an assortment of experiences and people. Throughout our lives it’s easy to build our perception of self—good or bad—on these variables. We do this at our peril; however, for we are flawed by sin from the beginning, unable on our own to fully discern our true identities. But there is One who knows us best, understand us fully, and loves us anyway. Whether our self-image is inflated by pride or beaten down by self-accusation, our identity—our fullest identity—is found in Jesus.
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The Proof of the Pudding
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Some things, like faith, cannot be proven in classrooms or laboratories-they can only be experienced in the logic and language of the heart. The evidence of faith is in living.
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The Purpose of Living The Purpose of Dying (6BE19)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
The first-hand account chronicles the life of Ron Casteel from the day he is diagnosed with AIDS. His story is a powerful and moving discovery process of God’s purpose for our lives. As he comes to terms with his shortened life, he applies Christ’s saving mercy with other AIDS patients. His story is both a powerful witness and a practical guide for living. As he discovers, the purpose for living and the purpose for dying are the same—to honor Christ.
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The Truth About Angels (6BE03)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
Today's media features many stories on angels. The New Age Movement suggests that each of us has a “personal angel” and encourages us to get in contact with it. Do angels really exist? Explore the biblical evidence of angels and their purpose inside this booklet. You’ll also discover answers to many of the questions raised in the media and by New Age religious movements. Inside you’ll find the special role angels serve in delivering the Gospel message.
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The Way to Weigh Less
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LIFE SKILLS
After fourteen years of trying to lose weight, the author discovered how to get free of excess weight and constant weight-reduction plans. Read her encouraging and inspiring story.
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There's More to Anger than Getting Mad (6BE138)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Poorly managed anger is the root of many serious physical, social and emotional problems, including poor health, chronic disease, depression, unhappy relationships, violence and crime. Some people are taught that it’s wrong to get angry. Others are taught it’s their right to get angry! The truth is that everyone gets angry. Anger is a natural feeling that shows your something is wrong an can stir your to action against that which hurts you or others. This booklet provides productive ways to express your anger, what to say, and how to say it.
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THHHPPTT! And Other Helpful Ways to Manage Anger
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
Provides productive ways to express your anger, what to say, and how to say it-and what to do when your best efforts at good communication fail.
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Those Who Serve

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
This prayer guide is designed to be used by the members of the United States Military. A family companion prayer guide, Those Who Support, is also available for use by loved ones of the military, separated by miles but sharing the same concerns.
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Those Who Support

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
This prayer guide is designed to be used by the loved ones of those serving in the United States Military. a companion prayer guide, Those Who Serve, is also available for use by those in the military, separated by miles but sharing the same concerns.
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Uncover the Lover Within Rediscovering Intimacy in Your Marriage (6BE89)

MARRIAGE AND RELATIONSHIPS
The author of this booklet shares what she’s learned from ten years of marriage and from professional experience counseling couples. Scholars say that making marriage a top priority is the best gift we can give our children. She’ll show you how to create romance in your marriage, from creating the right mood and caring for yourself to looking at your relationship from a new perspective.
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Unlocking the Prison of Guilt (6BE83)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
We all struggle with guilt. Now while it’s never pleasant, it can be useful. If guilt burdens you and prevents you from moving on, however, something is wrong. Is there an emotional issue or something you’ve done that has you locked in a prison of blame? It might be a personal habit or an inappropriate relationship. Maybe it was a single mistake you just can’t get beyond. Living in guilt is nobody’s idea of a good life, but there is a way to overcome it. Learn how one man found freedom from the torturous shame of an adulterous affair and murder, and how you can have the same freedom, too.
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Victim, Validated, Victorious (6BE141)

EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
This booklet is a source to help individuals, family members or loved ones in the midst of overcoming a life-shattering event. It is intended to illustrate that faith in Christ Jesus and His saving work on the cross are vital for those devastated by something or someone. This text is not the final answer to victim issues. Instead, it’s a way for that person to recover with God’s help, so he or she can regain hope and trust.
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What Happens When I Die? (6BE137)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
There’s an end that awaits us all: death. In this life, few things are as unnerving as our own demise. We encounter the idea of death and dying probably every day—in the news, on countless television programs, among those we know—but do we ever really think about what becomes of us when we’re dead and gone—never to return to our lives, our family and friends and those we love the most? In this booklet human death—and what Scripture says about the end of our lives—is explained to Christians and non-Christians alike. Examining biblical passages dealing with the "body," "soul," "heaven," "hell" and other topics, this booklet answers this difficult question about death.
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What Is Christmas? (6BE133)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
Christmas isn’t always the bright and cheery affair found in songs or movies. Can it be merry for a family struggling through unemployment, alienation, and terminal illness? For families working through hurt feelings, strained relationships—even the oncoming death of a loved one—Christmas can be a trying time. In this booklet the reader is reminded that God’s gift of love in Jesus Christ can heal every wound and repair every broken relationship.
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What Lutherans Believe

SPIRITUAL LIFE
Were you raised in a church and have some serious doubts and questions? Maybe you have no church background at all? Do you have a friend or family member that's Lutheran and you are thinking of checking it out? Fitting the complete answers may be impossible. So for a quick glance read on...
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When Facing Death...
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Sorrow and separation when a loved one die. These words take on new meaning when one faces death. This pamphlet helps those who are facing death understand that death cannot be denied, but through Jesus, it can be defeated.
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When in Doubt... Read the Book! Life as it was designed to be (6BE20)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
What is true religion? When in doubt, consult the Bible. It’s our manual for living. Just as you would not build a house without studying the blueprint, or embark on a new journey without studying the map, why try to live life without reading ‘the book’? Inside this booklet, you will see that God has given us the way to live life in His Word, the Bible. Not by our own strength, but because of His goodness, we can know Him—and His plan for us—intimately.
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Where’s God in All of This? (6BE110)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
Suffering happens all around us. Sometimes it comes in the form of a natural disaster; other times it’s caused by humans. Sometimes suffering is fueled by economic or medical conditions; at other times it appears randomly. So many different forms, but they all drive us back to that age-old question. But God's Spirit reminds us that even in the midst of seemingly pointless suffering, God has a purpose and it will ultimately work for our good because God has called us as His children.
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Who Is Jesus? Lesson 1
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 1 --This five-part Bible study on the Gospel of Matthew examines the question "Who is Jesus" through the exploration of Scripture.
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Who Is Jesus? Lesson 2
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lesson 2 --This five-part Bible study on the Gospel of Matthew examines the question "Who is Jesus" through the exploration of Scripture.
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Who Is Jesus? Lesson 3
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Lessons 3 --This five-part Bible study on the Gospel of Matthew examines the question "Who is Jesus" through the exploration of Scripture.
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Who Is Jesus? Lesson 4
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lessons 4 --This five-part Bible study on the Gospel of Matthew examines the question "Who is Jesus" through the exploration of Scripture.
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Who Is Jesus? Lesson 5
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SPIRITUAL LIFE
Lessons 5 --This five-part Bible study on the Gospel of Matthew examines the question "Who is Jesus" through the exploration of Scripture.
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Why Do Bad Things Happen? (Courage During Difficult Times) (6BE126)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
The author rose to the challenge when asked to revise his writings about commonly asked questions in the face of heartache. In this booklet, he shares in easy-to-understand language why trouble exists in the world, the benefit that can come from suffering and what God has done to deal with the evil and pain of this world. This booklet also provides valuable insights for sharing God’s love and reminds readers that His desire is to comfort His people in all situations.
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Why Should I go to Church? (6BE96)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
When you hear the word “church” or see a church building in your neighborhood, how do you feel? Do you smile at a warm memory? Do you have questions about what the people of that church believe and do? You are not alone. No matter where you are in your spiritual life, we invite you to discover the possibilities through the experiences of people just like you. Read the stories of smiles, frowns and lives transformed.
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You Can Have All This—If
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EMOTIONAL STRATEGIES
In our world of sensational, hard-to-believe offers, there exists an offer that is out of this world. Discover how this offer is already yours.
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Your Place in God's Plan (6BE100)

SPIRITUAL LIFE
What’s your purpose in life? Like spokes without a hub, a life without a purpose—a center—feels futile and empty. This booklet will help you gain a deeper understanding about God’s plans for you and with you. Whether in your family, workplace or community, God’s plans will make the most of the gifts, talents and abilities He has entrusted to you. Discover how the pieces of your life fit beautifully together in His purpose—His glorious purpose.
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