Books tagged: quakers

The adult filter is active; there may be additional content. To view this content, click the "Adult Content" button above to change your filtering option.

Found 21 results

Reformation to Revival, 500 Years of God’s Glory: Sixty Revivals, Awakenings and Heaven-Sent Visitations of the Holy Spirit
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 123,140. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by ByFaith Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
For the past five hundred years God has been pouring out His Spirit, to reform and to revive His Church. Reformation to Revival traces the Divine thread of God’s power from Martin Luther of 1517, through to the Charismatic Movement and into the twenty-first century, featuring 60 great revivals and awakenings from 20 nations on five continents.
The Christian's Secret of a Happy Life
Price: Free! Words: 84,760. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Christian and happy? Do these two words fit comfortably together? Is our Christian life a burden or a pleasure? Is our quiet time with the Lord a duty or a delight? How often, Hannah Smith asks, do we bring our burdens to the Lord, as He told us to, only to take them home with us again? There is a journey ahead for us, where every step we take should bring us closer to God.
Wolfie and the Silver Suit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,440. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
What’s Wolfie Hebert to do when his parents vanish into the chaos of a war, leaving him behind, injured, terrified and alone? Courage and salvation come from the strangest places: a very special suit and a very unlikely friendship.
NYU Murder February 6, 1955
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
24-year-old Herta Payson found the lifeless corpse of Ann Yarrow, an honors student at NYU. She leant her small apartment to Yarrow while she spent time traveling to S. Carolina. The murder was shocking in its starkness to veteran policemen who were used to homicide cases. The murder case was front page headlines for several months. I have used newspapers and ancestry records to complete my book.
Mary Dyer, Friend of Freedom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Social Activists
Mary Dyer was the first woman in America executed for her religious beliefs, but her death started a revolution no one could stop. Learn how this humble Quaker woman brought religious freedom to the colonies and became an international civil rights hero.
Anna's Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,940. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Thirteen-year-old Anthony Wolff recalls the fear that paralyzed his prosperous, postwar prairie town after the savage murder of two boys. When Anthony’s parents hurry their son away to the safety of a Quaker boarding school, he meets Steve Booth, an inquisitive fifteen-year-old who stumbles on a connection between the murders and an illustrious alumnus of the school.
The Opposite of an Epitaph
Series: Waters of Time. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story set in the Waters of Time universe: George Merrill recovers from an injury in a barn outside of Philadelphia in September 1752, after eleven days that never happened.
The World's Religioons
You set the price! Words: 11,870. Language: Russian. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Religion
This book introduces relatively widespread world religions. They are presented in a very concise manner and without any commentary. The purpose of the book is to give at least rough information about religious teachings.
Thee and Me: A Beginner's Guide to Early Quaker Records
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,550. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
For the first time in over 25 years, a book has been written that acquaints Quaker researchers with the intricacies of meeting records. Researchers are introduced not only to the different record types and the most effective use of those records, but to the Quakers themselves. The author is a 10th generation descendant of multiple lines of Quakers who came to the colonies in the earliest years.
Chasing My Roots: New World Finally Meets Old World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
(5.00)
Do you love genealogy? If so, then this story is for you. Written by the grand-daughter of a Belgian immigrant who came to America in 1910, it describes her efforts to find and reunite with his family in Belgium after a breakdown in communication for twenty-five years. When she makes a pilgrimage to meet her relatives in the old world, they pull out all the stops and treat her like a movie star.