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Sources of strength : meditations on scripture for a living faith

Author: Jimmy Carter
Publisher: New York : Times Books : Random House, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Includes 52 shortened versions of Sunday School classes taught by the former president during the past twenty years at a variety of Baptist Churches, including the Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Georgia. Each lesson revolves around a particular Biblical passage and many include personal anecdotes.
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Genre/Form: Meditations
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jimmy Carter
ISBN: 0812932366 9780812932362 0812929446 9780812929447 1578562902 9781578562909
OCLC Number: 37211389
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xvii, 252 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: Why Should We Read the Bible? --
The Word Became Flesh --
What It Takes to Be a Christian --
A Humble Servant --
Full of Grace and Truth --
The Laughing Jesus --
The Special Message of Jesus --
His Healing Touch --
Jonah and the Big Fish --
No More Hiding --
She Forgot Her Bucket! --
Where Are You, God? --
The Cost of Grace --
The Good Shepherd --
Who Is My Neighbor? --
I Will Be with You --
Knowing and Being Known --
The Jealousy Trap --
The Art of Forgiving --
The Least of These --
Who Among Us Is Superior? --
What We Believe --
What Is Special About Christianity? --
A Theology Primer --
Joy in the Desert --
Are the Ten Commandments Enough? --
The New Message of Jesus --
Christianity's Open Door --
A House with Many Builders --
Christians in the World --
The Christian Citizen --
Do We Really Believe in Human Rights? --
Woman and Man, Equal Before God --
Leadership and Reformation --
What Can One Person Do? --
To Know and Worship --
A Message in Creation --
The Mystery of Resurrection --
Ready to Worship --
Pray Without Ceasing --
Letting In the Lord --
God's Riches at Christ's Expense --
The Source of Courage --
Remembering to Be Thankful --
Unseen and Eternal --
Facing Up to Sin --
Forgiving Ourselves --
When the Road Is Rough --
Rejected Yet Loving --
Facing the Future --
We Underestimate Ourselves, and Others --
Our Favorite Disciple --
The Span of Life --
God's Call --
Running the Race --
Responding to God's Call --
Riding Freely --
The Unfaithful --
The Lord Looks at the Heart --
Real Wealth.
Responsibility: Jimmy Carter.
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