When Helping You Is Hurting Me

Author: Carmen Renee Berry
Editor: Crossroad 8 Avenue
ISBN: 9780824521080
Size: 14,41 MB
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The author with her unsurpassed ability as a writer and teacher shows how we can only help others once we learn to love ourselves.

When Helping Hurts

Author: Steve Corbett
Editor: Moody Publishers
ISBN: 0802487629
Size: 10,96 MB
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With more than 300,000 copies in print, When Helping Hurts is a paradigm-forming contemporary classic on the subject of poverty alleviation. Poverty is much more than simply a lack of material resources, and it takes much more than donations and handouts to solve it. When Helping Hurts shows how some alleviation efforts, failing to consider the complexities of poverty, have actually (and unintentionally) done more harm than good. But it looks ahead. It encourages us to see the dignity in everyone, to empower the materially poor, and to know that we are all uniquely needy—and that God in the gospel is reconciling all things to himself. Focusing on both North American and Majority World contexts, When Helping Hurts provides proven strategies for effective poverty alleviation, catalyzing the idea that sustainable change comes not from the outside in, but from the inside out.

Girlfriends For Life

Author: Carmen Renee Berry
Editor: Council Oak Books
ISBN: 9781885171320
Size: 15,69 MB
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Present a new collection of stories, anecdotes, and meditations that celebrate the importance of friendship in women's lives

Preaching In And Out Of Season

Author: Thomas G. Long
Editor: Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN: 9780664251499
Size: 13,80 MB
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This excellent resource provides help for ministers who must plan their sermons not only according to the liturgical church year but also in response to the secular calendar of national holidays and public ceremonies, and in response to the program calendar of local and denominational emphases. Individual chapters discuss preaching about racial relations; family, church, and nation; the global witness of the church; work; evangelism; stewardship; and giving thanks. Suggestions for sermons on each theme are provided as well.

Stress Relief For Teachers

Author: Claire Hayes
Editor: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415369343
Size: 20,36 MB
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Even the best teachers can feel overwhelmed with the pressures of the job and become prone to anxiety, depression and anger. This book offers teachers an easily implemented and proven approach to dealing with these feelings in a more helpful way, enabling them to cope with taxing situations as well as the day-to-day stress of the classroom. Based on the principles of cognitive-behavioural therapy and on the author's many years of experience, Stress Relief for Teachers is both a practical guide to feeling better and more in control, and a guide to understanding difficult feelings and how our thoughts, feelings and actions are inextricably linked.

The Healer Of Them All

Author: Dawn Alexis Anderson
Editor: Dawn Alexis Anderson
ISBN: 1631737236
Size: 14,76 MB
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An abused girl struggles through life wandering, trying to locate the one person she never knew... herself. Journey with me as I share true events that has occurred in my life to finally come to a place of getting to know myself and realizing that even as a child, I did have a voice and can use it to live a successful life.

Free To Fly

Author: Jane Wheeler
Editor: FriesenPress
ISBN: 1460217063
Size: 15,51 MB
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About Free to Fly: When life gets you feeling “grounded”, where do you turn? When hopes are dashed and disappointments come, how do you respond? Free to Fly is an analogy of what it takes to get a multi-ton piece of steel off the ground, thrust into the air, and stay there—and how that can correspond to what it takes to get human spirits off the ground and up where they belong. If you are looking to revive your joy and your spirit, take a flight into Free To Fly and get ready for take-off!

The Unauthorized Guide To Choosing A Church

Author: Carmen Renee Berry
Editor:
ISBN: 9781587430367
Size: 10,54 MB
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Combines personal stories, surveys, sidebars, a glossary, and an index with a brief introduction to church history and its various denominational beliefs and traditions, in a guide for readers seeking to join or return to church. Original.

Healing Presence

Author: JoEllen Goertz Koerner, RN, PhD, FAAN
Editor: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826107559
Size: 12,49 MB
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Praise for the Previous Edition: "...represents an act of passion for the profession....The work's value comes from its integration of scientific, creative, and spiritual philosophies as a core context for the complex nurse-patient interaction involved in the promotion of a healing environment....Recommended." —Choice At the center of professional nursing lies the "authentic presence" of the nurse -- the intention and commitment that brings us to the profession, and unfolds as we develop as nurses. In this new edition, JoEllen Koerner explores the intersection of scientific, creative, and spiritual ways of knowing that inform and inspire this "healing presence" in caregiver and patient. Revised, updated, and refocused, the book integrates traditional nursing practice with cutting-edge alternative and integrative medicine. The author expands our' awareness of Allopathic and alternative ways of healing as rooted in Native Healing practices. The book also explores new models for transpersonal caring through the lens of philosophy, spirituality, and complexity science. It is a profoundly important resource for nurse educators, students, and practitioners. Key features: Presents the Nursing Triad model: nurse as scientist, artist, and healing presence Examines the bioenergetic body-the "five bodies" that comprise our being and infuse our becoming Discusses the physiology and philosophy behind healing presence Analyzes the healing process between nurse and patient, from embracing suffering to transcending polarities and enhancing capacity

How To Escape The Messiah Trap

Author: Carmen Renee Berry
Editor: Harpercollins
ISBN: 9780060608071
Size: 16,24 MB
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A workbook, based on material in When Helping You is Hurting Me, suggests activities to help identify one's own needs and desires, and learn to accept love and nurturing from others