Thursday, May 16, 2013
Waterbrook Press, April 2013
A jaw-dropping testimony from an "unstoppable" young Christ-follower who hasn't let severe disabilities keep him from a rich, independent, and joy-filled life! Born without arms or legs, motivational speaker Vujicic offers 50 thought-provoking devotions on faith, relationships, career challenges, life balance, anger, health, contentment, self-esteem, dealing with intolerance, and the power of God-given dreams. 176 pages, hardcover from Waterbrook.
Worthy Publishing, May 2013
Based on a national survey of more than 2,000 people, Arterburn's study reveals seven behaviors that most commonly end marriages and seven positive actions that define long-lasting ones! His blueprint for success will help you and your spouse strengthen your connection with each other and with God through devotions and prayer. Includes study guide.
Colt McCoy & Matt Carter
Multnomah, March 2013
An NFL quarterback and his influential pastor show men how to lead--inmarriage and family, business and life--for a legacy that lasts. What are the parallels between a quarterback leading his team to achampionship and a husband and father leading his family into a happy,successful future? As it turns out, plenty. In this motivating, story-driven journeyfor men of all ages, NFL quarterback Colt McCoy and Pastor Matt Carter lay downthe building blocks of positive character, and help men embrace their full potentialfor "strong, tender, gospel-centered" influence in home and community.
How Successful People Lead
John C. Maxwell
Center Street, May 2013
Derived from the New York Times bestseller The 5 Levels of Leadership, this condensed version shares the five critical stages that every leader must master in order to become sucessful - Position, Permission, Production, People Development and Pinnacle.
Howard Books, March 2013
Amanda becomes a surrogate for a childless family, but when her husband dies right before the due date, she's only concerned about moving on. Years later, Amanda begins to think she might have given away her own baby! Can the little boy be hers---and could she take him from the only parents he knows?
Bring Your Nothing CD
Shane & Shane
Fairtrade, May 2013
College-circuit favorites Shane & Shane follow their critically acclaimed 2011 release with a genre-bending set of brightly colored originals, taking sonic cues from jazz, folk, pop, rock, and worship. Bring Your Nothing finds the Texan duo on top of their game with "I Came Alive," "In A Little While," "That's How You Forgive," and more.
BMG, March 2013
The people of Piney Grove, Georgia, say that 13-year-old Jimmy Mitchell is "slow." But he has an uncanny ability to see and hear quite a lot---including angelic beings he calls "Watchers." When his lawyer father asks him to testify in a crucial trial, his neighbors are astounded when his witness saves a man's life---and changes their lives forever! 95 minutes.
Zondervan, May 2013
All the animals at the zoo are practicing their acts for the First Annual Talent Show, but Hayley Hippo doesn't know what to do. When her friends remind her that God loves her just as she is, Haley realizes that her talent was right in front of her along! Ages 4 to 7. 40 pages, hardcover from Zonderkidz.