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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.
Finding Love's Way
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
You’ve felt it—love so strong you ache with the fullness of it. Where does such powerful love come from? Here we explore a wider world where God, ourselves, and love are inseparable one from another and that even with all the joy and loss we experience, we can never be separated from what binds us together: the truth of who we already are and the reality that love itself can be the journey.
A Somerst Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Charlotte has an unwanted pregnancy through no fault of her own and loses the love of her life. She turns to the Quakers for solace and finds that they help her to adjust. She finds a new romance there but can she be happy after all that has happened to her and can she forget Jack the love of her life. Read this story to find out what happens next.
Come All Ye Who Are Heavily Cumbered
Price: Free! Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 by Canadian Quaker Learning Series. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Quaker
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Much of the violence in the world is structural in nature and is imposed on our behalf on distant others whose suffering is out of sight and therefore out of mind. Mark A. Burch urges us to reduce it by cultivating personal and regional self-reliance through simple living. He explores how our lives have become encumbered, the spiritual roots of simplicity, and how we may regain it.
Ladies of the Dance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Prior to the Six-Day War in 1967, Alya Habeeb, a Muslim-Christian teacher, and the radio personality Majed Alami, dance with international friends in the Semiramis Hotel courtyard, ignoring the pending conflict. But her brother Omar is willing to risk it all to fight for freedom. As tensions mount, they must learn new steps that will lead them into a world forever changed by political upheaval.