Then Jesus said ... “If you continue in my word, you are truly my disciples; and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free.” - John 8:31-32
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The Color Monster (E Lie)
One day, Color Monster wakes up feeling very confused. His emotions are all over the place; he feels angry, happy, calm, sad and scared all at once! To help him, a little girl shows him what each feeling means through color. As this adorable monster learns to sort and define his mixed up emotions, he gains self-awareness and peace as a result. Caregivers will enjoy sharing this concept book that taps into both socio-emotional growth and color concepts in a simple, friendly way.
This international bestseller helps young children identify emotions and feel more in control, in a classic picture book format.
The Soul of an American President (B Eisenhower)
While there have been many biographies of Dwight D. Eisenhower that focus on his military career or the time of his presidency, none clearly explores the important role faith played both in his personal life and in his public policy. This despite the fact that he is the only U.S. president to be baptized as a Christian while in office. Alan Sear and Craig Osten invite you on a journey that is unique in American history and is essential to understanding one of the most consequential, admired, and complex Americans of the 20th Century.
Annabelle Swift, Kindergartner (E Sch)
Author Amy Schwartz has written and illustrated a light-hearted story to help kindergartners overcome fears of the “first day in class.” She tells us that although some of the things Annabelle’s older sister taught her at home seem a little unusual at school, other lessons help make her first day in kindergarten a success.
Simon Peter: Flawed but Faithful Disciple (Cur 255 Ham)
He left everything to follow his teacher and possessed a passion that would change the world. That’s one way to describe Peter. Here’s another: poor, uneducated, quick-tempered, and full of doubts and fears. Doesn’t even sound like the same man.
And that’s the point of Simon Peter, a new book and six-week adult Bible study by Adam Hamilton. Peter was just an ordinary guy who heard and followed God’s extraordinary call. Discover how you, too, have special gifts, talents, and abilities that God can use to make a difference today. The set includes the Leader Guide and DVD components for adult studies, or it can be used for individual study.
- The Call of the Fisherman
- Walking with Jesus in the Storm
- Bedrock or Stumbling Block?
- “I Will Not Deny You”
- From Cowardice to Courage
- The Rest of the Story