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Murphey, Cecil

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Works: 175 works in 453 publications in 17 languages and 21,317 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Television adaptations  Biographical television programs  Documentary television programs  Anecdotes  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Fiction  Prayers and devotions 
Roles: Author, con, Editor, Arranger, Narrator, Other
Classifications: BT846.3, B
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90 minutes in heaven : a true story of death & life by Don Piper( Book )
36 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 3,758 libraries worldwide
As he is driving home from a minister's conference, Baptist minister Don Piper collides with a semi-truck that crosses into his lane. He is pronounced dead at the scene. For the next 90 minutes, Piper experiences heaven where he is greeted by those who had influenced him spiritually. He hears beautiful music and feels true peace
Gifted hands by Ben Carson( Book )
58 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 2,869 libraries worldwide
The inspiring story of Ben Carson, M.D. takes readers into the life of an inner-city youngster who rose above his circumstances to become director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University Hospital
Heaven is real : lessons on earthly joy-- from the man who spent 90 minutes in heaven by Don Piper( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,459 libraries worldwide
Now, from "The Minister of Hope" comes the follow-up that readers have been waiting for. On January 18th, 1989, Don Piper died in a car accident. Ninety minutes later, after a preacher prayed over him, Piper came back to life with an extraordinary story. He'd been to heaven. So began the phenomenon of 90 Minutes in Heaven. Now, for the millions who look to him for inspiration, Piper offers the hope that if he could survive his ordeal after the accident, then others can survive whatever life circumstances they're going through and grow in God's love through the experience. For Piper, heaven is a certainty--and so is God's grace. Relying on that assurance, believers can transform pain into purpose and troubles into blessings, finding joy in life even when life turns out not to be what they expected.--From publisher description
Think big : unleashing your potential for excellence by Ben Carson( Book )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
After telling the story of how he overcame an inner-city background to become a world-renowned neurosurgeon in "Gifted Hands," Dr. Ben Carson now offers an inspirational look at the philosophy of life that helped him meet life's obstacles and leap over them
Getting to heaven : departing instructions for your life now by Don Piper( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 872 libraries worldwide
Since publishing his inspirational bestseller in 2004, the author has traveled the world spreading his message of faith certain faith in the promise of Heaven. In Heaven is Real, he shared how life's trials can be turned into spiritual lessons, when we are open to the certainty of God's grace and love. Now, in his first new book in four years, the author of 90 Minutes in Heaven, draws on his own firsthand experiences with the joys of Heaven, as well as the lessons found in the Gospel, to offer a set of "departing instructions," helping readers face the inevitable battles ahead, prepare for eternal life, and, starting today, live a happy, fulfilling, purposeful life on Earth while preparing for the glories of Heaven
90 minutes in heaven by Don Piper( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Ninety minutes after dying in a car wreck and ascending to heaven, Dan Piper miraculously returned to life on earth. His faith in God was severely tested as he faced an uncertain and grueling recovery. The experience dramatically changed Piper's life. Now he shares his story, encouraging those who are recovering from serious injuries and dealing with the loss of a loved one
Christmas miracles by Cecil Murphey( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Swedish and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Presents the Christmas experiences of people who overcame difficult situations through twists of fate, from a boy who overcame learning disabilities while reading a Christmas book to a woman who was rescued in a blizzard
The spirit of Christmas by Cecil Murphey( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
An inspiring collection of true stories from real-life people who have experienced such moments where the meaning of the season becomes clear and touches their hearts -- Publisher
With Byrd at the bottom of the world : the South Pole expedition of 1928-1930 by Norman D Vaughan( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Antarctica, the vast, frozen continent, eerily lit by a sun that never sets in the summer, plunged into months of darkness in the winter -- for Richard E. Byrd, exploring the land that had already taken the lives of many great adventurers was a challenge he could not resist. His 1928-1930 expedition was history in the making, and Norman Vaughan was there to see it happen. Brought on to handle the expedition's sled dogs, the young Vaughan was in for the adventure of a lifetime. Admiral Byrd and his men attracted worldwide attention with their accomplishments: the building of Little America, the first settlement on Antarctica; the discovery of Marie Byrd Land; an important survey of Antarctic geography and geology; and the historic first flight over the South Pole. For Vaughan, it all began one day in September 1927 with a newspaper headline that read, "Byrd to the South Pole." Vaughan persuaded Byrd to let him join the expedition by agreeing to work without pay to get Byrd's dogs ready for the trip to Antarctica. He spent a year training dogs, building cages and sleds, and assembling gear for a year on the ice. The voyage to Antarctica was itself an adventure. Vaughan worked with the coal-shoveling gang in the hold of the ship, spent thirty-six straight hours in the crow's nest spotting icebergs, and had to solve a crisis with the dog food supply. The expedition's arrival at the Ross Ice Barrier heralded a new set of challenges. Vaughan and the other drivers spent three full months carrying 650 tons of construction materials and supplies from the ships to Little America, nine miles inland. Once settled in Little America, Vaughan and the others expected to peacefully wait out the months of the long night. It was not to be, however. Another dog driver, jealous of Vaughan's popularity, was plotting his murder! The tension brought on by the endless hours of darkness led to conflicts among the men, and it was all Byrd could do to keep order. When the sun returned, Vaughan set out with the geological party to explore land on which no man had ever before set foot. The hundreds of miles of hard traveling took a toll on the dogs, and Vaughan was forced to make hard choices. Bad weather threatened to keep the expedition in Antarctica another year, but their luck held, and as the freezing ice closed in behind them, their ship began the long voyage home. Safely back in the United States, Vaughan had trouble adjusting to normal life. When Byrd offered him an opportunity to join the second Antarctic expedition, Vaughan jumped at the chance. But Byrd was continually changing the plans and focus of the expedition, largely because of his unwillingness to share the limelight. In growing disillusionment, Vaughan resigned from the expedition. Nevertheless, Vaughan and Byrd remained friends in the years that followed. In With Byrd at the Bottom of the World, Vaughan vividly recounts this amazing series of adventures. From the sublime to the ridiculous, nothing is left out. The historic moments, the practical jokes, the jealousies and the affection among compatriots, the dangers of a frozen and inhospitable continent, plus Vaughan's insights into Byrd's personality and place in history -- all are related with warmth and sincerity. - Jacket flap
Everybody loved Roger Harden : a romance mystery by Cecil Murphey( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Psychologist Julie West and Pastor James Burton always seem to find themselves in the wrong place at the wrong time - together. They first meet at a dinner party on Palm Island, off the Georgia coast, at the home of a wealthy philanthropist. Both West and Burton thought everybody loved Roger Harden ... until they discover he's been murdered
90 minutos en el cielo : una historia real de vida y muerte by Don Piper( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Este relato inspirador y lleno de esperanza sigue tocando y consolando a cientos de miles de personas en todo el mundo, ofreciéndoles un vistazo de la inexpresable dicha celestial
The dictionary of Biblical literacy by Cecil Murphey( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Traces the roots of Christian heritage in a valuable source book of historical, biographical and unfamiliar information about the Bible
Touchdown Alexander by Shaun Alexander( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
The NFLs Most Valuable Player for the 2005 season, Seattle Seahawks running back Shaun Alexander has gained a reputation thats one for the record books. And now in his inspiring autobiography, Shaun shares his amazing journey to success both on and off the field. Written with awardwinning author Cecil Murphey, Shaun recounts how God first gave him the dream for the achievements that have made him a household name among football fans everywhere. He also shares his passion for helping other young men through his Shaun Alexander Foundation, focusing on improving the lives of fatherless young men through education, athletics, character programs, and leadership training, inspiring them to reach their Godgiven potential
Comforting those who grieve by Cecil Murphey( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Daily devotions inspired by 90 minutes in heaven : 90 readings for hope and healing by Don Piper( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
From the authors of the inspiring true story 90 Minutes in Heaven
I believe in heaven : real stories from the Bible, history, and today by Cecil Murphey( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
True stories of those who have experienced the most wondrous place anyone could ever image. In these challenging times, when life on earth in difficult for many people, there is a longing for heaven, not as an escape from our "momentary troubles" (2 Corinthians 4:17), but as a promise that there is an eternal home waiting for those who put their trust in God. In I Believe in Heaven, Cecil Murphey and Twila Belk have assembled and re-told some of history's most dramatic stories about heaven and the people who have had a taste of this glorious place. Included are stories from the Bible, stories from history and present-day accounts, many presented for the very first time
Gifted hands the Ben Carson story : with a letter to the listener from Ben's mother by Ben Carson( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Ben Carson has been beating the odds since he was a child. Raised in inner-city Detroit, Ben lacked motivation. He had terrible grades. And a pathological temper threatened to put him in jail. But Sonya Carson convinced her son he could make something of his life. Trust in God, a relentless belief in his own capabilities, and sheer determination catapulted Ben from failing grades to the directorship of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland
Heaven is real lessons on earthly joy-- from the man who spent 90 minutes in heaven by Don Piper( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Don Piper was pronounced dead at the scene of a 1989 car accident. Ninety minutes later, after a preacher prayed over him, he came back to life. Don reveals where he was for those ninety minutes, and talks of his spiritual transformation during his long road to recovery
Day to day : spiritual help when someone you love has Alzheimer's by Cecil Murphey( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Beyond world class : building character, relationships and profits by Alan M Ross( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Leading with people values is at the heart of companies that have moved beyond world class. Attaching value to relationships with employees, customers and suppliers enables companies to achieve the excellence and innovation that spells success
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Blaine, Celia, 1933-

controlled identity Haywood, Melanie

Cecil Murphey American writer
Mērfija, Sesila B.
Murphey, Cec.
Murphey, Cec, 1933-
Murphey, Cecil.
Murphey, Cecil B.
Murphey, Cecil B. (Cecil Blaine)
Languages
English (182)
Romanian (8)
Spanish (6)
Chinese (3)
Swedish (3)
Danish (2)
Slovak (2)
Hungarian (2)
Russian (1)
Croatian (1)
French (1)
Portuguese (1)
Serbian (1)
Polish (1)
Indonesian (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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