New Arrivals - Philosophy, psychology, and religion
The author, founder and CEO of Living with Certainty, LLC, presents her multi-faceted approach to creating a life of deep-soul joy. Includes information on dwelling with awareness and sensing universal interconnectivity; discovering your individual soul-view; resonating high-frequency energy vibrations to align with your spiritual power frequency; eliminating static-inducing elements in thoughts, beliefs, relationships, and actions; listening to an internal instruction system; and following the universal guidance inherent in signs, signals, symbols, and synchronicities.
In The Dark Side of the Enlightenment John V. Fleming shows how the impulses of the European Enlightenment generally associated with great strides in the liberation of human thought from superstition and traditional religion were challenged by tenacious religious ideas or channeled into the darker pursuits of the esoteric and the occult. His topics include the stubborn survival of the miraculous, the Enlightenment roles of Rosicrucianism and Freemasonry, and the widespread pursuit of magic and alchemy.
A British documentary filmmaker recounts her personal quest to understand bravery in the modern age, an effort that prompted her to interview people who have undergone extraordinary moments of courage.
Presents a biography of Jesus that draws on biblical and historical sources to place his achievements and influence against the turbulent backdrop of his time.
The wilderness teaches us lessons about ourselves and the world around us. These lessons can save our lives when we are up on a mountain, but they can also improve our daily lives by giving us the skills and insights to understand our situation and the opportunities and risks around us. Bear Grylls shares the lessons he has learned.
In "I Believe in Heaven", Cecil Murphey and Twila Belk have assembled and re-told some of history's most dramatic stories about heaven and the people who have had a taste of this glorious place. Included are stories from the Bible, stories from history and present-day accounts, many presented for the very first time.
The popular blogger and author of the best-selling "You Are Not So Smart" shares more discoveries about self-delusion and irrational thinking, analyzing 15 additional ways people routinely fool themselves in areas ranging from attraction and time wasted to best intentions and the true price of happiness.
"Discover the most effective ways to train your brain, the best foods to eat, and small but crucial tweaks to your daily habits that can give your working memory the boost it needs"--P.  of cover.
This book poses fifty simple questions about Christianity that will hopefully foster mutual understanding between Christians and non-Christians.
"Part memoir, part passionate call for liberty, reason, and doing work that matters, [this book] the tale of how the Internet opened the eyes and heart of a once fearful young Muslim to a world beyond the dogmatism of his upbringing, and recounts his transformation into a defiant digital activist"--Amazon.com.
"Bestselling author and psychologist Michael Gurian, who's guided readers through the world of raising children, turns his attention to aging in this comprehensive, holistic look at the emotional, spiritual, and physical dimensions of life after 50, showing how the reader can learn to embrace and celebrate life as they age"-- Provided by publisher.
"Inspired by the thirteenth-century manual of the same title by Dogen, the founder of the Japanese Soto Zen tradition, ... describes the innovative business model Roshi Bernie Glassman developed to revitalize a poverty-stricken section of Yonkers, New York. Using his own story as a base, Glassman shows how social engagement can be used as a spiritual practice to promote both personal and societal transformation"--From publisher description.
Presents advice on how to exert control over destructive emotions and impulsive behaviors and harness their energy in order to make more positive choices and attain long-range goals.
Billy's ongoing after-death communications take his sister on an unprecedented journey into the bliss and wonder of life beyond death -- Provided by the publisher.
Offers strategies for becoming truly happy and achieving personal satisfaction, looking at how to attain a healthy work-life balance, regain control, set and meet goals, and adjust negative attitudes.
Kahnweiler, a certified speaking professional and life-coach with a specialty in introverts, offers a self-help guide for introverts working in business and government settings who want to influence others.
Outlines a systematic approach to acquiring new skills quickly with a minimal amount of daily practice, demonstrating how to break down complex tasks and maximize productivity while overcoming common learning barriers and creating realistic frameworks for reduced learning times.
Lucado's exploration of the Beatitudes shows how this familiar but revolutionary prescription for living can bless your life beyond your wildest imagining.