EMPOWERING CHRISTIAN WOMEN: November 2011 Blogger Widgets

FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'The Prayers of Agnes Sparrow'

Wednesday, November 30, 2011


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The Prayers of Agnes Sparrow is the story of an unusual woman, Agnes Sparrow. No longer able or willing to leave her home, where she is cared for by her long-suffering sister Griselda, Agnes has committed her life to the one thing she can do—besides eat. Agnes Sparrow prays and when Agnes prays things happen, including major miracles of the cancer, ulcer-healing variety along with various minor miracles not the least of which is the recovery of lost objects and a prize-winning pumpkin. The rural residents of Bright’s Pond are so enamored with Agnes they plan to have a sign erected on the interstate that reads, “Welcome to Bright’s Pond, Home of Agnes Sparrow.” This is something Agnes doesn’t want and sends Griselda to fight city hall. Griselda’s petitions are shot down and the sign plans press forward until a stranger comes to town looking for his miracle from Agnes. The truth of Agnes’s odd motivation comes out when the town reels after the murder of a beloved community member. How could Agnes allow such evil in their midst? Didn’t she know? Well, the prayers of Agnes Sparrow have more to do with Agnes than God. Agnes has been praying to atone for a sin committed when she was a child. After some tense days, the townsfolk, Griselda, and Agnes decide they all need to find their way back to the true source of the miracles—God.
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FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'My Father! My Father!'

Tuesday, November 29, 2011


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In the Kingdom of God, each person’s destiny is the playing out of that person’s unique identity as a son of God, regardless of gender, race, or background. To embrace one’s identity as a son, one must change his prevailing culture.
In this season, God is building His House in the earth, with the relationship of fathers and sons as its foundation. Effecting cultural changes requires a trans-generational effort, in which a change in the culture is but one of the first steps of a long journey to reestablish, fully, the House of God. This journey is meant to reposition man in the relationship with God as Father, as God intended from the beginning. The purpose of repositioning humankind as sons and heirs to God is to establish the family of God on the earth and to display the love of God, through his sons, to all of creation. Whereas the destiny of each son of God is vitally important, the entire purpose of God can only, ultimately, be accomplished through the corporate form—the House of God.
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FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'Man of God'


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Paulus Valerius, former legate in the Roman army, and Alysia, the woman he loves, face danger and betrayal as they seek to spread the word of God from Jerusalem to Rome, during the maniacal reign of Gaius (Caligula) Caesar. From its suspenseful beginning to its violent and inevitable finale, this standalone sequel to "Woman of Sin" is a vivid panorama of the lives of those who choose to share the atoning power of the cross, no matter what the price.

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You Can Be An Agent of Change!


You can be an agent of change!!!

Each day you will receive an email with the day's challenge:

* Watch the I Am Second video

*  Send the video link to someone that comes to mind

*  Take the action step for the day

*  Pray for the people in your area to experience the freedom of living second.

We are second when we put Jesus first!



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FREE Christmas Album: Carols ~ A Gift From LifeChurch.tv


FREE Christmas Album ~ Carols

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God is with us
 ~ in answered promises, realized dreams, and refreshed hope.

 How could we help but sing?
Visit Carols to pick up your FREE Christmas album!



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Here Am I; Send Me!


Where You Go, I Go ~ Kim Walker


Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying,
“Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?”


And I said, “Here am I. Send me!”
~ Isaiah 6:8 NIV





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FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'Book of Days'



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“… in Your book all my days were recorded, even those which were purposed before they had come into being.” —Psalm 139:16
Young Cameron Vaux’s mind is slipping. Memories of his wife, killed two years earlier in a car accident, are vanishing just as his dad predicted they would. Memories he knows he has to remember. His father tells Cameron that to save his mind he must find “the book with all days in it” —the past and future record of every soul on earth. When an obscure clue leads Cameron to a small central Oregon town, he meets enigmatic Taylor Stone, a possible guide to finding the book who seems
to carry secrets far deeper than anyone imagines. Local hotshot TV personality. Ann Bannister thinks the legend of the book is a farce, but she has her reasons to join Cameron’s search anyway. Finally, there is fanatical New Age guru Jason Judah, who will stop at nothing to find the book of days before Cameron does.
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Divorce Care ~ Help and Healing for Separation and Divorce


You can start healing today!

Healing from divorce can be a long process,
but you are not alone.


DivorceCare is available to offer you suggestions
that can make a big difference on the road to healing.

one that will stand no matter what lies ahead.

for those experiencing separation or divorce.




DivorceCare also provides 'One Day at a Time' Daily emails
that provide encouragement and reminders of the recovery process.

They also provide daily encouraging emails for surviving the holidays.

LOTS of great stuff to assist you on the road to healing!


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Steady My Heart ~ Kari Jobe

Monday, November 28, 2011


Steady My Heart ~ Kari Jobe

Even when it hurts
Even when it’s hard
Even when it all just falls apart

I will run to You
Cause I know that You are
Lover of my soul, Healer of my scars

You steady my heart




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FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'The Deuce'


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Tony Cavalucci is a New York City police officer fighting for his life. The crime and corruption he sees on the job combined with a failing family life leave Tony feeling drained, lost, and frightfully alone, causing him to look for happiness in all the wrong places.

Just when he is about to give up, Tony is partnered with Joe Fiore, another Italian-American cop who exudes the strength and confidence that Tony has been searching for. Though wary of his new partner, Tony finds that the day-to-day toils of his job force him to swallow his pride and look to Fiore for help.

Writing with grit, freshness, and authenticity, authors Frank and Pam Lione, born-and-bred native New Yorkers themselves, bring to life the loneliness that haunts even New York's finest.
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Be the CHANGE in Someone's Life Today!




Change for a Dollar


Follow a man as he affects multiple peoples' lives with just one dollar,
proving that it doesn't take much to be the change in someone's life.

Is he asking for change, or is he asking for CHANGE?

You decide...
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FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'Christmas at Harrington's'


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Christmas is approaching, and Lena Markham finds herself penniless, friendless, and nearly hopeless. She is trying to restart her life after false accusations landed her in prison, but job opportunities are practically nonexistent. When a secondhand red coat unexpectedly lands her a job as Mrs. Santa at a department store, Lena finally thinks her luck is changing. But can she keep her past a secret?

This tender story about fresh starts will charm readers as all of Melody Carlson's Christmas offerings do. Full of redemption and true holiday spirit, Christmas at Harrington's will be readers' newest Christmas tradition.
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Light Up Your World!


Light up your world
by reflecting the light of Jesus.

~ Our Daily Bread




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Completely

Sunday, November 27, 2011



Completely


Music from the movie Facing the Giants

The power of change is in giving my life

And laying it down, down at Your feet

Right here in this moment,

Take my heart; take my soul

I surrender everything to Your control

And let all that is within me

Lift up to You and say

I am Yours and Yours alone

Completely




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FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'Daughter of Joy'

Friday, November 25, 2011


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In this spectacular new series, Morgan, an acclaimed writer of historical and futuristic romances, turns her deft pen to the Christian market to reflect a personal change. Abigail Stanton, who recently lost her husband and child, moves to Culdee Creek to become a housekeeper for Conor MacKay, a man whose previous housekeepers warmed more than dinner. Abby makes it clear that she won't tolerate any disreputable advances on his part, but she feels God led her to this ranch and this family for a purpose. As she grows to love Conor and his daughter, her faith inspires Conor to believe that there might just be something to this idea of religion. This wonderful start is for all collections.
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Unredeemed ~ Places Where Grace Is

Thursday, November 24, 2011



Unredeemed ~ Selah


The cruelest word
The coldest heart
The deepest wound
The endless dark
The lonely ache
The burning tears
The bitter nights
The wasted years
Life breaks and falls apart
But we know these are...

Places
Where grace is
Soon to be so amazing
They may be unfulfilled
They may be unrestored
But when anything that's shattered
Is laid before the Lord
Just watch and see
It will not be
Unredeemed

For every choice
That led to shame
And all the love
That never came
For every vow
That someone broke
And every life
That gave up hope
We live in the shadow of the fall
But the cross says these are all - just...

Places
Where grace is
Soon to be so amazing
They may be unfulfilled
They may be unrestored
But when anything that's shattered
Is laid before the Lord
Just watch and see
It will not be
Unredeemed

Places
Where grace is
Soon to be so mazing
They may be unfulfilled
They may be unrestored
You never know the miracle
The Father has in store
Just watch and see
It will not be
Unredeemed




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Goals and Priorities Diary ~ Limited Time Offer



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It contains Monthly Goals Planners that guide you to set and plan your goals for the month, Daily Priorities Planners that help you focus each day on your top priorities first, plus Goals Lists for the current and next year, and a record of Goals Achieved And Rewards.

It’s a simple but powerful approach that helps you to spend your time where it counts most, and to have more time for the goals that genuinely matter to you.

The Goals and Priorities Diary is FULLY INTERACTIVE – you can type, save, search and edit. Save it to your desktop so you’ll be reminded every morning to open it up and get to work on your goals and priorities. You can even view your Goals and Priorities Diary from your iPhone or iPad.

Or print it out and write in it, if you enjoy the feel of using pen and paper.

Organize Your Life. Achieve Your Goals. Be Your Best.

If you want 2012 to be your MOST productive and organized year yet;
you NEED to pick up the Goals and Priorities Diary 2012.

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It's worth checking out!!!
All the details are at the link...let me know if you pick up a copy!!!

I've already purchased mine; looking forward to printing it out
and starting to plan for next year!

~ Karla Meachem




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Seeing Our Father in EVERYTHING

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

"Seeing our Father in everything
makes life one long thanksgiving
and gives a rest of heart."

~ Hannah Whitall Smith

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Special thanks to Victoria Gaines for sharing!


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Thanksgiving Song



Thanksgiving Song ~ Mary Chapin Carpenter





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FREE App: One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp



Provided by Zondervan

If you are looking to cultivate an attitude of gratitude in your life,
this app is a great way to start!

One Thousand Gifts

One Thousand Thanks

This new mobile app will allow you to count your blessings
and share your joy while it is happening.

You can document your journey of gratitude with notes and photos;
as well as share your 1000 gifts on Facebook, Twitter and Flickr.

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing,
 IN EVERYTHING give thanks;
for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

 ~ 1 Thessalonians5:16-18 NKJV






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FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'Mary's Son: A Tale of Christmas'


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Eleven-year-old Sarah Stone is lonely in a mansion amidst butlers, nannies, housekeepers, and a father who is too busy for her. She is angry at the world. On the other side of town, in a slum called the Sink, Jared Roberts and his gang barely survive broken families and a hardscrabble existence. Jared, too, is angry, and intends to do something about it. He eyes Sarah's mansion for a pre-Christmas burglary that will show the world who he really is.

Into this mix comes a mysterious little man named Nicholas, who intrigues, yet scares, Sarah and Jared. Against incredible doubt and cynicism, Nicholas tries to guide the two youths away from their anger and the suffering that will follow, only to realize he can not move them. Finally, he whisks them to another time and place where a Christmas long ago teaches them the true meaning of life in a way they never imagined.

MARY'S SON is a modern tale of the fears and passions of youth overcome by the wonder of the real Christmas story.
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I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say...

What is in Your Hand?

Monday, November 21, 2011



What is in Your Hand?
 
Learn how God uses ordinary people and things
to accomplish His EXTRA~ordinary purposes!!!


God wants to do EXTRA~ordinary things through you!!!





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31 Days of Depression

Depression has many faces and many symptoms...
and it will affect everyone at some point in their lives.

You may be experiencing depression yourself;
or you may know someone who is.


Recently I came across a new series entitled 31 Days of Depression
 wriiten by Melinda Todd from Trailing After God.

In 31 Days of Depression, Melinda shares exactly what depression is, healthy ways to combat the darkness and she also openly shares about  her own personal testimony of how depression has affected her life.



Day 1:  Warning!  I Don't Care!

Day 2:  Step Out of Yourself

Day 3:  Prepare for the Journey

Day 4:  Can I Be Depressed and a Christian?

Day 5:  Give Up

Day 6:  Get Lost

Day 7:  Worship

Day 8:  Laugh

Day 9:  Reach Out

Day 10:  Journal the Journey

Day 11:  Read

Day 12:  Guard Your Self

Day 13:  Tune It Around

Day 14:  Baby Steps to Joy

Day 15:  Be Thankful Then Act

Day 16:  Escape With Friends

Day 17:  Learn Something New or Do Something Old

Day 18:  Encourage Someone Else

Day 19:  Monitor Who You Fellowship With

Day 20:  Get a Mentor

Day 21:  Don't Give in to the Mean Girl

Day 22:  Set Boundaries

Day 23:  Counter the Lies with Truth

Day 24:  Get into a Community

Day 25:  Move It!

Day 26:  Get Physical

Day 27:  Natural Help for Depression

Day 28:  Dear Mel Vol. 27

Day 29:  Seasons of Depression

Day 30:  Deal With Your Past

Day 31:  Dealing with Depression

What I liked most about this series is that Melinda spreads the information out over 31 days.
She gives you a topic to chew on, as well as time to implement what she has shared.

The advice is generic and may not be for everyone...and,
it is NOT intended to be professional or medical advice.

Her goal was to provide you with some tools for the battle;
and I believe she has done just that!!!

Visit 31 Days of Depression to be encouraged!!!

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What Love Can Do!


Love can melt the hardest heart,
heal the wounds of the broken heart
and quiet the fears of the anxious heart.

Joyce Meyer




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FREE Kindle Edition ~ 'The Journey: A Season of Reflections'

Saturday, November 19, 2011


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Take a Christmas break and sit down with pastor and best-selling author Adam Hamilton as he guides you through a four-week devotional based on the most joyous event in history. Created for individual use or as a companion to the primary book, The Journey.
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