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The Things We Say
You set the price! Words: 58,650. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / Quotations, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / General
The Things We Say provides 187 launching points for new understanding that readers can bring to bear on each day of their lives. The juxtaposition of common sayings and Bible verses sheds light on each as the author and reader take on the privileged role of mediating the discussion between two. The context of Quaker "queries and advices" adds depth, breadth and focus to each page.
The Violet Crow: A Bruno X Psychic Detective Mystery
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / New Testament
Bruno X, Psychic Detective, uses his unorthodox techniques to investigate the brutal murder of an unknown girl.
Things to Remember: Reflections on Our True Identity
Price: Free! Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
We were created in the image of God and it is through us that God’s Love is expressed in the world. Our function and our joy is to let Love flow freely through us. We do this by following leadings and releasing the blocks – fear, guilt, judgment – that stand in Love’s way. In a series of reflections, this book explores how we can begin to love our neighbour as our self.
PrayingThrough the Bars: A Pastoral Testimony For Prison Visitors
Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016 by Canadian Quaker Learning Series. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Quaker
Keith R. Maddock has many years of experience in prison visitation and has been involved in several justice organizations. Here he gives practical suggestions as to specific conversational openings and how and when to explore questions of faith and spiritual testimonies. Finally, his writing is an encouragement to those who would take on this important ministry.
Princes in the Wilderness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,570. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » General
After defeating Napoleon in 1815, Britain’s population exploded. The Industrial Revolution had mechanized industry and agriculture. In the small village of Settrington, Yorkshire, Thomas Dale a young thirteen year old farmer, his brothers John, George, and their sister Hannah and her husband William saw little future in their homeland.
Equal Access
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,900. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Inspirational
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When Shad Delaney begins work on a law case to remove a girl from her abusive father, he accidentally discovers the identity of a molester who exploited him when Shad was a child. In the course of his quest for justice Shad must confront more than he bargained for, including the man who threatens the girl Shad promised to protect.
To Dwell in the Power of Truth.
Series: Sunderland P. Gardner Lectures, Book 49. You set the price! Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Canadian Quaker Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Quaker
In the 1999 Sunderland P. Gardner lecture, Jack Ross describes his inspiring, life-long spiritual journey which led him to misery and transcendent joy in maximum security prisons as part of his non-violent witness to the power of truth.
The Light: Tales From a Revolution - New-Jersey
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
As a Quaker blacksmith, Robert is used to the challenges of fire and iron. When the American Revolution splinters his own family and threatens his community, he will wrestle with questions of belief and philosophy. He must rely on his inner light to keep his family safe, and lead them to freedom.
The Persecution of William Penn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The story of William Penn is one of great personal tragedy as well as courage in the face of religious persecution. In England in the seventeenth century, Penn was jailed six times for his beliefs as a Quaker, yet through his connections at court and his deep understanding, good will and intelligence, he managed to establish Pennsylvania as a free, democratic colony.
The Landlord's Friend by Mary Leadbeater
Price: Free! Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The Landlord's Friend is a pamphlet published in 1813 by Irish Quaker Mary Leadbeater for the instruction and education of the brutal Anglo-Irish landlords. It is a fascinating glimpse into the Ireland of the years between the 1798 Rising and the Great Hunger.