As the young rebel rode through town on his spirited horse, he reveled in the freedom he had to make his own choices. He could choose his own friends. Someday he would go anywhere he liked. But a change was in the making, and Sanford found it harder and harder to enjoy his selfish pursuits. When he finally yielded himself to God, he found that the real adventures were only beginning. When a man who is eager for new challenges embraces God’s call, anything can happen. Yet, while the trailblazer experienced many exciting adventures, his life consisted primarily of serving God in ordinary days filled to the brim with hard work, difficult questions, and relational challenges.
Our perspective of wealth and what we need to live is affected by the people around us. What if the world population were shrunk to a village of 100 people, and you lived in that village? How would your neighbors live? What would they believe? How would that change your perspective? This book gives a glimpse into the world outside our own communities and helps us see the world through the eyes of Jesus.
When twelve-year-old Franklin’s parents decide to take a family trip to Belize, he isn’t sure he wants to go. Franklin experiences his first jet ride, boats up the Little Amazon River, and hikes with his father through the jungle to tell a man about Jesus.
The music on this CD, featuring the Altar of Praise Chorale, is intended to provide a quiet and meaningful message of hope. The voices are refreshing and distinct, unaccompanied by instruments. The songs magnify the Savior of the world who came to earth to redeem us from sin so we can have eternal life. Listen to these inspirational songs and think about their message. As you listen, ask yourself, Who is Jesus? Jewel case.
You are special to God, and He wants to give you His best. He wants to be your source of satisfaction, fulfillment, and joy, regardless of your marital status or who you are. The 366 devotional meditations in this book focus on the day-to-day needs of women, especially those who are single. This book is a revised edition of the original, Behold the Lilies of the Field, that was first printed in 1994.
Most children love pets, but not many youngsters have pet monkeys. Kelly’s family had two! Tinker and Sassy were a lot of fun. But monkeys are also mischievous and can cause lots of trouble. Follow the antics of Tinker and Sassy as they make life exciting for the Kauffman family in Liberia. Children of all ages will enjoy the stories and pictures in this full-color book.
Ignorance of Biblical money management often sets young people on a path of financial hardship that results in anxiety, marital discord, depression, and envy. This book presents young couples with foundational truths on which to build their financial lives.
In a broken world, we all encounter people whose behavior seems calculated to hurt us. Jesus teaches us to respond to such offenses with active grace and creative peacemaking. This book offers inspiring examples and practical strategies to help us reflect Christ’s love to others, even when they make our lives difficult.
Early Classic Series - originally published in 1871.
Two early classic stories in one book. The first story shows the power of small but beautiful things. Follow the snowdrops as they leave the forest at dawn to spread love and cheer to people in need. In the second story, a young girl turns from self-centeredness to live by the “law of the violet.” Journey with Violet as she learns the principle “do as much good as possible . . . in the little space appointed to you.”
A collection of 55 songs composed by an Amish minister from Holmes County, Ohio. Prompted by sermons and the study of God’s Word, these songs are meant to glorify God and reinforce the principles of a godly heritage. Each song is accompanied by the story that inspired it and includes shaped notes for traditional four-part harmony.
Sixteen a cappella songs from Keepers of the Flame songbook are recorded on this CD. Songs composed by John Paul Raber and sung by Grace Haven singers.
1. Oh, Sing unto the Lord
2. A Living Faith
3. Captives in a Foreign Land
4. Keepers of the Flame
5. Remove Not the Landmarks
6. A Better Man
7. A New Song
8. By the Grace of God
9. I Was a Stranger
10. The Melody of the Heart
11. Easter's Garden
13. Wedding Prayer
14. Lord, Lead Us On
15. Until He Calls Us
16. The City of Rest
A shattering health diagnosis replaces one family’s dreams with haunting questions. As Donny and Nicole progress on the journey toward surrender and acceptance of God’s plan, they discover Him in ways they could not have imagined before. This is a heartrending story, yet it also shows the hope that is possible only through God.
Early Classic Series - originally published in 1895.
Through an orphan friend’s love, words, and example, Elfie learns about a loving Father in heaven and is saved from her lonely, wretched existence on the streets of London.
Early Classic Series - originally published in 1873.
When the Reformation sweeps across Germany, a woodcutter and his grandchildren hear the story of Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross and realize that salvation does not come through performing penances and confessing to the priests. They believe the Gospel and seek to follow God’s Word. Though opposed by a contentious neighbor, the woodcutter finds an opportunity to return good for evil.