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A Gift Of Love

On April 27, 2014, Pope John Paul II—the beloved leader of the Catholic Church from 1978 to 2005—was canonized a saint. Revered by millions of people throughout the world, the Polish-born “pilgrim pope” has long been embraced as a true man of the people. He was a manual laborer, an outdoorsman, a scholar, a poet, and a diplomat, who, from an early age, lived a life focused on sharing God’s love ...

As a Man Does

One of the first great modern writers of motivational and inspirational books, James Allen has influenced millions around the world through his classic work As a Man Thinketh. In the same way, As a Man Does: Morning and Evening Thoughts presents beautiful and insightful meditations to feed the mind and soul. In each of the sixty-two meditations—one for each morning and evening of the month—Allen ...

Bushido

In eighteenth-century Japan, Tsunetomo Yamamoto created the Hagakure, a document that served as the basis for samurai warrior behavior. Its guiding principles greatly influenced the Japanese ruling class and shaped the underlying character of the Japanese psyche, from businessmen to soldiers. Bushido is the first English translation of this work. It provides a powerful message aimed at the mind ...

Conversations With God for Parents

Soon after the first Conversations with God book was published in May 1995, demand began for tools that would assist parents in teaching the marvelous concepts of this extraordinary dialogue to children. Readers wanted to share with their offspring what CwG had shared with them. "If only I have been introduced to these ways of seeing God and myself when I was 8 or 9, my whole life would have ...

Creative Mind

A brilliant speaker, gifted thinker, and inspired writer, Dr. Ernest S. Holmes founded the United Church of Religious Science. His message is simple: The universe has intelligence, purpose, and order. By understanding its principles and applying them to ourselves, we can see who we are and what we truly want in life. Creative Mind was written as a simple guide for the many thousands who came to ...

Food for Thought

As a co-founder of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in 1863, Ellen G. White and her prophetic ministry served to guide and inspire millions of followers throughout the world. In this book, editor Robert Cohen presents Ellen G. White’s most insightful thoughts on all aspects of life, from building strong character and recognizing the importance of family ties to dealing with disappointments and ...

God's Message to the World:

Is it possible that everything we think we know about God, and what God wants, is wrong?Could humanity’s ideas about all this be the greatest inaccuracies . . . ever? Would it matter if they were? The author of the multi-million-selling Conversations with God series places the question squarely before our world in another blockbuster book that could move our species closer to true spiritual ...

God's Nutritionist

As a spiritual leader and pioneering nutritionist of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Ellen G. White had a profound effect on millions of people worldwide. Yet, few outside the Seventh-day Adventist Church have known of her work—until now. In this unique book, Robert Cohen presents Ellen White’s most insightful quotations on health and nutrition, and supports them with current scientific ...

How to Pray

The power of prayer can heal illness and move personal mountains. How to Pray begins by discussing the benefits of prayer, including enhanced physical and spiritual health. It then explores the prayer practices of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, and Buddhism, providing a clear xplanation of each religion or philosophy’s approach, as well as true-life stories showing the significance of divine ...

I Ching for a New Age

For over 3,000 years, the Chinese have placed great value on the I Ching, turning to it for guidance and insight regarding past, present, and future events. For over a decade, researcher Robert Benson worked towards making the English text of this book easier to understand and appreciate. The result is an I Ching that stands alone, providing answers for anyone facing a time of personal crisis.

Light on Life's Difficulties

1912. To the majority of people, life is a dark room where one is liable to hurt himself by coming into contact with something he cannot see. Their frequent hurts, their disappointments, perplexities, sorrows and pains are caused by sudden contact with principles which they do not see and are therefore not prepared to deal with. But, when the light of wisdom is introduced into the darkened ...

Sweet Butter Tea

Sweet Butter Tea is a collection of poems that spontaneously sprang from the most personal memories and childhood recollections of exiled Tibetan Ten Phun. Since his escape into India, Ten Phun has experienced a bewildering sense of loss, harrowing loneliness, as well as lively times in a borrowed space. This volume is peppered with eclectic images of confusion, nostalgia, and the poet’s ...

Syllables of Rain

Written with the grace and elegance of poetry, Syllables of Rain is the compelling story of two friends haunted by the experiences, circumstances, and choices that have shaped them. Cookie is a man trapped by his own memories; and as he struggles to cope with both grief and regret, he gradually descends into a perpetual cycle of self-destruction. His friend Llewellen is doing his best to help, ...

Tao Te Ching

A fundamental book of the Taoist, the Tao Te Ching is regarded as a revelation in its own right. It provides a wealth of wisdom and insights for those seeking a better understanding of themselves. Over time, many changes have been made to the original Chinese text. Researcher Patrick M. Byrne has produced a translation that is accurate and easy to understand, while capturing the pattern and ...

The Buddha's Golden Path

In 1929, when author Dwight Goddard wrote The Buddha’s Golden Path, he was breaking ground. No American before him had lived the life of a Zen Buddhist monk, and then set out to share what he had learned with his countrymen. The Buddha’s Golden Path is a true classic. It has touched countless lives, and opened the door for future generations in this country to study and embrace the principles of ...