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Run Baby Run

Authors: Nicky Cruz, Jamie Buckingham

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton (1999)

This is the thrilling story of Nicky Cruz's desperate battle against drugs, alcoholism, and a violent environment, as he searched for a better way of life on the streets of New York City.

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Sense And Nonsense About Angels And Demons

Authors: Kenneth D Boa, Robert M Bowman Junior

Publisher: Zondervan (2007)

Information on angels and demons is rampant today, but much of it is anything but trustworthy. Sense and Nonsense about Angels and Demons helps you cut through the clutter to see what the Bible actually reveals about spiritual beings, both good and evil. Get ready for some surprises. This book will help you set aside your preconceptions and pierce through the myths and misinformation to gain an accurate, truly biblical perspective on angels and demons.

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Sizzling Faith

Author: Martin Graham

Publisher: Kingsway Publications (2006)

Martin's vision was to set up free barbecues run by teams of ordinary people drawn from local churches. It's about as simple as the wheel - and, like that most basic of inventions, it gets people moving! Christians breaking out of their churches to talk, listen and pray with people. This was now to happen from Manila to Moscow, Bogota to Beijing. A story of faith to inspire and amaze - this book will fire the imagination and enthusiasm of local churches around the country.

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Smith Wigglesworth On Healing

Author: Smith Wigglesworth

Publisher: Whitaker House (1999)

Meet a bride who is dying of appendicitis, a young man who has been lame for eighteen years, a betrayed husband who is on his way to kill his wife, and a woman who is completely deaf. Discover what happens in their lives and what can take place in your own life. Not only can you be healed of your sicknesses, but God can use you to bring healing to others.

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Spirit Controlled Temperament

Authors: Tim LaHaye, David Pawson

Publisher: Kingsway Publications (1973)

Everyone is a curious mixture of weaknesses and strengths, and there's a reason, explains author Tim La Haye. Everyone has inherited a distinct temperament - predominantly sanguine, choleric, melancholy, or phlegmatic, with a combination of traits from two or more groups. Given a person's natural temperament, the Holy Spirit can manifest supernatural characteristics in his life. God's Spirit can release an individual from a life of anger, fear, depression, indecisiveness, instability, and restlessness, and can give a new freedom of peace, purpose, self-control, and dignity.

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Spiritwalker

Author: Mark Wesselman

Publisher: Bantam (1998)

"I am about totell you a most unusual story, a chronicle of something that happened to mewhile I was living on the flank of an active volcano on the island of Hawai'i.I'm a scientist. I mention this because I do not feel that I was in any waypredisposed for what was about to occur. In fact, my scientific training wouldseem to have preprogrammed me against such an experience."" -- From "Spiritwalker" The astonishing true storyof an anthropologist's quest into a spiritual world of magic, mysticism, and meaning.

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Summer

Author: Albert Camus

Part of a series: Penguin 60s

Publisher: Penguin (1995)

Eight lyrical essays drawing on Greek mythology. Albert Camus was born in Algeria in 1913. He studied philosophy and became a journalist. Although he moved to Paris, he was always strongly associated with Algeria. His classic existentialist novel The Outsider was published in 1942 and he was awarded a Nobel prize in 1957. Many of his books, including The Plague and The Myth of Sisyphus, are published in Penguin, and the eight pieces collected here appear in Selected Essays and Notebooks.

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Surprised By Joy

Author: C S Lewis

Publisher: HarperCollins (1955)

C.S. Lewis was for many years an atheist, and in Surprised by Joy he vividly describes his spiritual quest. This autobiography of his early life focuses on the crisis of faith which was to determine the shape of his entire life and career.

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The Art Of Dreaming

Author: Carlos Castaneda

Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers (2004)

Carlos Castaneda was one of the most influential spiritual teachers of the 20th century. In this stunning new jacket edition of his bestselling book, he takes the reader on an amazing journey of the soul via the teachings of the great sorcerer don Juan and reveals that there are worlds existing within our own that can be visited through dreams. The Art of Dreaming is an extraordinary and exciting adventure of the psyche unlike any other, which takes the reader on an amazing journey of the soul via the teachings of the great sorcerer, don Juan. Carlos Castaneda reveals that, like the layers of an onion, there are worlds existing within our own that can be visited through dreams. Using powerful ancient techniques to alter his state of consciousness, Castaneda travels into new worlds and encounters remarkable but dangerous beings; he conjoins energy bodies with another dreamer in order to dream and explore together, and thus acquires new knowledge and understanding. Castaneda's compelling writing enables the reader to participate fully in his eye-opening and thrilling discoveries and explorations.

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The Art Of Happiness - A Handbook For Living

Authors: Hh Dalai Lama, Howard C Cutler

Publisher: Coronet Books (1998)

This will be the first book by the Dalai Lama written to appeal to a general audience and focusing on the practical application of his spiritual values. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to sit down with the Dalai Lama and really press him about life's persistent questions? Why are so many people unhappy? How can I abjure loneliness? How can we reduce conflict? Is romantic love true love? Why do we suffer? How should we deal with unfairness and anger? How do you handle the death of a loved one? These are the conundrums that psychiatrist Howard Cutler poses to the Dalai Lama during an extended period of interviews in The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living. At first, the Dalai Lama's answers seem simplistic, like a surface reading of Robert Fulghum: ask yourself if you really need something; our enemies can be our teachers; compassion brings peace of mind. Cutler pushes: but some people do seem happy with lots of possessions; but "suffering is life" is so pessimistic; but going to extremes provides the zest in life; but what if I don't believe in karma? As the Dalai Lama's responses become more involved, a coherent philosophy takes shape. Cutler then develops the Dalai Lama's answers in the context of scientific studies and cases from his own practice, substantiating and elaborating on what he finds to be a revolutionary psychology. Like any art, the art of happiness requires study and practice--and the talent for it, the Dalai Lama assures us, is in our nature. Brian Bruya

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