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According to Our Hearts

By Angela Onwuachi-Willig
  • ISBN Code: : 0300166885
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Pages : 224
  • Category : Social Science
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DIV This landmark book looks at what it means to be a multiracial couple in the United States today. According to Our Hearts begins with a look back at a 1925 case in which a two-month marriage ends with a man suing his wife for misrepresentation of her race, and shows how our society has yet to come to terms with interracial marriage. Angela Onwuachi-Willig examines the issue by drawing from a variety of sources, including her own experiences. She argues that housing law, family law, and employment law fail, in important ways, to protect multiracial couples. In a society in which marriage is used to give, withhold, and take away status—in the workplace and elsewhere—she says interracial couples are at a disadvantage, which is only exacerbated by current law. /div

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Without the bad news of sin, death and hell, there can be no good news of Christ, salvation and eternal life. Mead’s work is a masterful exhortation first building from 1 Kings 8:37-39 of the dreadful reality of God’s judgment against sin, which leads to death, which in turn leads most people to hell. Mead was present in the great plague of London in 1665 which killed 100,000 people. Mead saw the plague as a direct example of God’s wrath against the city for its sin and wickedness. Mead’s work is not simply a discovery of sin, but a remedy for it. He demonstrates twelve sins that London was continually committing, many of which are the same sins we commit today. Mead shows what those sins are, and how to remedy them through the power of Christ’s converting Spirit of repentance. Christians often will speak of America’s need of repenting, and that God’s judgment is on America now, slowly tearing out the morality it once had, and pressing the country into a deeper sense of depravity and moral turpitude. But repentance and reformation start in the house of the Lord, just like judgment does. We don’t hear very many individual Christians saying, “America needs to repent of its sin, and this movement needs to begin with me…” Mead brings this very important point to light and causes the reader to take a spiritual inventory of his “sin list” to determine whether he is part of the cause of God’s judgment. Mead also shows what the Christian can do in circumstances like the Great Plague, and how they can be useful to the Kingdom of God. This is not a scan or facsimile, has been updated in modern English for easy reading and has an active table of contents for electronic versions.

The Heartbeat of Intelligence

By Elaine Matthews
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  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Book Code : 9781462086856
  • Total of Pages : 136
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Members : 461
  • Pdf File: the-heartbeat-of-intelligence.pdf

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The Evolving Heart Nature's Astonishing Evolutionary Intention for Humanity The Heartbeat of Intelligence shows why we are not fulfilling our potential, as individuals and as a species. It shows how and why we stepped off the evolutionary path intended by Nature, a path which would have put us several evolutionary steps ahead of where we are now had we not strayed from it. The book shows how stepping off the path has severely jeopardized the mysterious connection between the heart and the brain, a connection which is essential for our continued evolution as a species. The author believes that we will not continue evolving or even survive as a species without that understanding. The book explains: The theory of neoteny and why this is the most crucial aspect of human evolution. Why synchronicity is the law by which human beings will live in the future. How left-brain dominance has led to nearly all of the problems we face today. Why Nature is far more profound and mysterious than science allows. Why seeing the Universe as a hologram answers so many puzzling questions. Love and compassion, passion and joy, goodness and beauty, are the birthright of every human being, built into our genes and intended by Nature to speak in every beat of our heart. The book shows us the delightful steps of joy and lightness which will not only take us several evolutionary steps forward, but will help us save our beautiful planet. Astonishingly, this could all be accomplished in less than a generation.

Close to Our Hearts

By Aldegonde Brenninkmeijer-Werhahn,Klaus Demmer
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  • Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
  • Book Code : 3643903391
  • Total of Pages : 218
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 346
  • Pdf File: close-to-our-hearts.pdf

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Does taking a lifelong vow still make sense today? The twenty-four contributors to this book, all internationally recognized specialists in marriage, show from a variety of perspectives that it remains profoundly meaningful to understand marriage as a shared path that leads to maturity. Not only do the authors present fundamental theological and philosophical ideas from the past two thousand five hundred years, but they also speak about their own personal experiences. Aldegonde Brenninkmeijer-Werhahn is the founder and director of the International Academy for Marital Spirituality in Brussels. Klaus Demmer is a member of the Order of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart and Professor Emeritus for Moral Theology at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome.

The Prominence of Man's Existence

By George McClaurin
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  • Publisher : Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.
  • Book Code : 1643498096
  • Total of Pages : 276
  • Category : Bibles
  • Members : 222
  • Pdf File: the-prominence-of-man-s-existence.pdf

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This volume 1 of the subject title is a primer of other volumes to come, first in importance, time, or rank; it is the base coat or foundation of other volumes to come. It can be used as an excellent study guide for the righteous saints of God who intend, design, or resolve to God's will and maintain their salvation, which is a free gift of God through faith in Jesus Christ our Lord. These are people who are positively influenced and responsive to 2 Timothy 2:15, people who are diligent or studious to present themselves""approved to God, workers not ashamed, rightly dividing the Word of Truth""and folks who testify that, according to 1 Corinthians 1:18 and Romans 1:16""17, the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved, it is the power of God. In addition, we are not ashamed of the Gospel of Jesus Christ because it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes, for the Jew first and also for the Greek. In it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith to faith, that is, faith leading to faith, because it is written that the just shall live by faith. In the near future, look for the extraordinary life-giving introduction of The Prominence of Man's Existence: His Origin, Structure, Function, and Destiny from a Biblical Perspective Volume II with the same fact-based compelling and comprehensible reading agility as Volume I. Why write according to God's word, and not about, or according to man? Simply because according to John 17:17 God's word is truth, And, according to Jeremiah 17; 9-10 the heart of man is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked, but God searches our heart and test our mind to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings. And so, we must remain conscious or mindful of our deeds or characteristic activities that they are of moral character, because according to Romans 2:11 There is no partiality with God.

Lifting up Our Hearts

By Dustin W. Benge
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  • Publisher : Reformation Heritage Books
  • Book Code : 160178211X
  • Total of Pages : 320
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 544
  • Pdf File: lifting-up-our-hearts.pdf

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John Calvin understood the importance of prayer to the Christian life and wrote extensively on the subject in his Institutes of the Christian Religion. Now modern readers can come to a firmer grasp of how the Reformer viewed prayer by reading his actual prayers. One of the greatest depositories for Calvin’s prayers is within his lectures on the Old Testament books of Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, and the twelve Minor Prophets. Each lecture would end with a prayer that seemed extemporaneous and reflected, in retrospect, upon the text he had just taught. Compiled in this volume are 150 of these prayers, arranged by subject and accompanied by the Scripture passage Calvin was expounding. These rich prayers of the great Reformer provide a valuable devotional tool to assist us as we lift up our hearts to God.

Atlas of the Heart

By Brené Brown
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  • Publisher : Random House
  • Book Code : 0399592571
  • Total of Pages : 336
  • Category : Psychology
  • Members : 919
  • Pdf File: atlas-of-the-heart.pdf

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In her latest book, Brené Brown writes, “If we want to find the way back to ourselves and one another, we need language and the grounded confidence to both tell our stories and be stewards of the stories that we hear. This is the framework for meaningful connection.” In Atlas of the Heart, Brown takes us on a journey through eighty-seven of the emotions and experiences that define what it means to be human. As she maps the necessary skills and an actionable framework for meaningful connection, she gives us the language and tools to access a universe of new choices and second chances—a universe where we can share and steward the stories of our bravest and most heartbreaking moments with one another in a way that builds connection. Over the past two decades, Brown’s extensive research into the experiences that make us who we are has shaped the cultural conversation and helped define what it means to be courageous with our lives. Atlas of the Heart draws on this research, as well as on Brown’s singular skills as a storyteller, to show us how accurately naming an experience doesn’t give the experience more power—it gives us the power of understanding, meaning, and choice. Brown shares, “I want this book to be an atlas for all of us, because I believe that, with an adventurous heart and the right maps, we can travel anywhere and never fear losing ourselves.”

To The Hurting: God Massages Our Hearts On The Hour

By Denise M. Woods
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  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Book Code : 1481725173
  • Total of Pages : 126
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 205
  • Pdf File: to-the-hurting.pdf

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"To The Hurting, God Massages Our Hearts On The Hour," is written to give my God thanks and praise for His goodness, His mercies, His loving kindness and His intimacy during the darkest periods in my life. It is my hope that this book will bring comfort to those who are going through a storm at this very moment. To those who have come out of a storm, and those who are about to enter into a storm, I trust that you will continue to find assurance in knowing that we serve a Mighty God.

Touching Our Hearts with Poems

By Lee Davis Fleming Sr.
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  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Book Code : 1669817776
  • Total of Pages : 74
  • Category : Poetry
  • Members : 345
  • Pdf File: touching-our-hearts-with-poems.pdf

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This collection of pieces of poems intends to share the moments in the authors life that altered the way he would continue to move and grow. From his faith in God, the love for his family, the loss of both of his parents and the hope he has for our men and women in the military as well as the men and women of God. Seek to read each page and sit in aww... poems like Flowers of our Years, Shoulders in Battle, our Families, A birthday of Though (However), the Love God showed, and so much more. You will experience a southern drawl as you read his heartfelt poems and he hopes the reader will find hope and faith through his experiences as a Spiritual Leader, a Husband, a Father, a Friend. Some of the poems are without dates but chosen to share in the highlights of the poems with dates. Poems that you can share with family, friends, and community. The author is not ashamed to share his heart with his readers. The author also hopes to inspire all to stay encouraged and engaged with the process of growth in their own lives. Where one poem is for one and another poem for someone else, you will see a variety of poems that speak to the complete wholeness of the author, his belief, and his love for his life. Hope, Strength & Love. The author challenges you to enjoy searching for a Poem that speaks to you!

Landscapes of Our Hearts

By Matthew Colloff
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  • Publisher : Thames & Hudson Australia
  • Book Code : 1760761346
  • Total of Pages : 298
  • Category : Nature
  • Members : 384
  • Pdf File: landscapes-of-our-hearts.pdf

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Compelling, multifarious and essential.' - Don Watson 'Drink in its wisdom.' - Andrew Leigh, MP On this ancient continent, waves of people have made their mark on the landscape; in turn, it too has shaped them. If we look afresh at our history through the land we live on, might Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians find a path to a shared future? An epic exploration of our relationship with this country, Landscapes of Our Hearts takes us from the Great Barrier Reef to the Central Desert, the High Country to Canberra's Limestone Plains. It is a book of hope and offers the possibility that a renewed connection to the landscape and to each other could pave the way towards reconciliation. It will change the way you see this land.