The Story of With: A Better Way to Live, Love, & Create

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#ad - It is into those places the story of With reaches—fusing allegory with application—to offer fresh perspective, restored hope, and a rebirth of creativity. Mary weber, the christy & carol award-winning, Scholastic Pick Author of the Storm Siren Trilogy. And if you’re not careful, you may find tears warming your eyes as you read because finally someone is naming your weariness, your striving, your questions of why you just can’t quite make it, or the emptiness that hit because maybe you did.

Whether you’re a free spirit, like mine, a writer, or tired parent—your soul, musician, an office exec, college student, knows life is meant to go beyond rat races and rare applause. This book speaks to that belief. Unique and powerful, the Story of With will take readers deep into the discovery of their own identity.

The Story of With: A Better Way to Live, Love, & Create #ad - Like finding the place you've always longed to be. Rubart"allen has written a roadmap for dreaming with God. Bravo! this fascinating blend of storytelling and teaching will shift the thinking of all who take this journey. New york times bestselling author, allen arnold ushers us into a journey of imagination, insight, wonder, TED DEKKER"Through allegory and invitation, and wisdom.

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Creating with the Creator:: Connecting people to the heart of God through art.

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Ashley Rogers #ad - And yet, somewhere along the way we forgot we were designed to do just that. This can be a terrifying word for so many. These stories offer simple tools and ideas to help engage people with the arts so they might be used for their God-given purpose: freedom. Create. Not only for our own healing and joy, but for the freedom it brings to the world around us.

. We were created to create, from craftsman to novice; from ministry leader to searcher. This forgotten tool of creativity has been tucked away in our closets with our kindergarten crayons and longs to resurface. We increasingly miss the beauty of reflection, creativity, and the intimacy with God that creating brings as our world often values productivity and product.

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Small Beginnings: A Journey to the Impossible

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Acts 1:8 Blessings #ad - After believing the truth of a new identity spoken over her, she began to paint and sell her faith-based art. These poignant and relatable stories go beyond the art world. She will have you laughing, too, crying and believing you, can reach the impossible and be a servant of God. Take a step forward. Small beginnings is anchored on sara’s belief that we all have an innate ability to create and it will teach you how to discover and focus on your own gifts to build a life and work full of purpose.

For more than 56 years, this former teacher and public school administrator never considered herself an artist. Sara writes as if you two are talking in her living room or art studio. This woven tapestry of devotional stories and testimonies gives light to the steps she took to reach goals beyond her wildest dreams.

Small Beginnings: A Journey to the Impossible #ad - Enjoy the process. Dare to listen to God’s Voice and hope for the impossible. Sara shares how her creative path intertwines with our own impossible journey by giving hope to what seems unreachable. In small beginnings, artist, sara thurman, and founder of a Christian business called Acts 1:8 Blessings, author, pens her inspiring true story of becoming an artist by pursuing God’s calling.

In fact, sara had never taken a single art class. In two short years, she has painted and sold over 800 pieces of Christian inspired art.

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Get Your Life Back: Everyday Practices for a World Gone Mad

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Thomas Nelson #ad - A refreshingly simple guide to recover your life!in get your life back, simple, new york Times bestselling author John Eldredge provides a practical, and refreshing guide to taking your life back. By practicing a few wonder­fully simple practices—or what John calls “graces”—you can begin to recover your soul, disentangle from the tragedies of this broken world, and discover the restorative power of beauty.

Ask yourself:                 are you happy most of the time?do you feel deeply loved?                                            are you excited about your future? how often do you feel lighthearted?After reading this book you will… Learn how to insert the One Minute Pause into your dayBegin practicing “benevolent detachment” and truly let it all goOffer kindness toward yourself in the choices you makeDrink in the simple beauty available to you every dayTake realistic steps to unplug from technology overloadThese simple practices and others are ready for the taking.

Get Your Life Back: Everyday Practices for a World Gone Mad #ad - You don’t need to abandon your life to get it back. Begin restoring your life here and now. Your soul will thank you for it.

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Unlocking the Heart of the Artist

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#ad - The ‘stuckness’ originates from many different places – woundedness, unbelief, control, fear, religious barriers – and creates a frustration in their life that becomes unbearable. At the core of unlocking the heart of the Artist is an invitation to begin a journey of healing and wholeness that will yield deeper Spirit-led creativity and personal fulfillment.

His desire is that nothing holds them back from the creative destiny for their life. Author matt tommey is quoted as saying "over the years, for one reason or another, craftsmen and other creative ones who have, I’ve encountered many artisans, musicians, become stuck. Many artists, unable to understand what’s really going on either run headlong into ‘creativity for creativities sake’ or turn to unhealthy alternatives in order to numb or overcome the pain they are feeling.

Unlocking the Heart of the Artist #ad - Unlocking the heart of the artist is a clarion call to a new generation of artists who want to fulfill their unique purpose in the Kingdom of God. In addition, through learning practical ways to engage the Holy Spirit in their creative process, the reader will learn how to collaborate with God not only in their chosen artistic medium but in life.

Many more simply give up, hide the gift by stuffing it down under ‘Christian work ethic’ and just try to gone on with life as usual. He’s been waiting for this moment your whole life. ”. If you're an artist, it’s time to walk in the destiny and fullness that God’s designed for you.

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The Pages of Her Life

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Thomas Nelson #ad - As the pressure to rescue her mom mounts, Allison pours her fears and heartache into the journal. But then the unexplainable happens. The words in the journal, her words, begin to disappear. But so could embracing them. Praise for the pages of her life:“the Pages of Her Life is quintessential James Rubart and showcases why his novels are automatic must-reads.

And new ones fill the empty spaces—words that force her to look at everything she knows about herself in a new light. Ignoring those words could cost her everything. And while her dad’s recent passing is tough, their relationship had never been easy. Then the bomb drops. Barely. Immensely thought-provoking, this novel would make a fabulous book-club read.

The Pages of Her Life #ad - Allison moore is faced with a daunting question: How do you stand up for yourself when it means losing everything?Allison Moore is making it. The right decisions are almost always hard, and Rubart’s deft hand with character and theme shine in his new novel. Colleen coble, usa todAY bestselling author“James L.

Rubart’s writing always delivers characters that echo our own lives, living in a world not too removed from our own.

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Free to Be Me: Becoming the Young Woman God Created You to Be

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David C Cook #ad - They make their home in Colorado. With honesty and grace, stasi will help you see the hand of God in your story and trust Him with your every hope and dream. Stasi eldredge’s heart was captured by God through the Sacred Romance and she has never gotten over it. Or rather, Him. She is the co-author with her husband John of the New York Times Bestselling book Captivating and Love & War.

Their ministry, ransomed heart, has been used by God to transform the lives of men and women all over the world. She has been there! now stasi invites you to walk with her as she helps you understand the lies this world tries to sell you, and believe that God sees you as beautiful and worthy—right now.

Free to Be Me: Becoming the Young Woman God Created You to Be #ad - The mother of three grown sons who no longer live in her home but take residence forever in her heart,  Stasi is a writer and conference speaker passionate about women embracing the value of their heart and life to Jesus Christ and risking everything on that! Who am i, really? how do i figure out what to do with my life? Does anybody really care about me? Why can't I be as pretty as her? Stasi Eldredge understands the doubts, struggles, and fears you are facing.

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Rooms: A Mind-Bending Spiritual Journey of Healing and Freedom

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Second Mile Studios #ad - He’s made a fortune building a Seattle software empire. You’ll love rooms because this story will take you on a mind-bending spiritual journey. What if you inherited a brand-new mansion on the Oregon coast—from a great uncle you never knew? Would you blow it off? Or head down there to check it out?Micah Taylor isn’t stupid.

That micah doesn’t want explained. Because he’s slowly realizing the house isn’t just a house. It’s a physical manifestation of his soul. He begins a journey into the most glorious rooms of his life, but also the darkest. Rooms where terrible things happened. Things that must not be remembered, but scream out to be heard.

Rooms: A Mind-Bending Spiritual Journey of Healing and Freedom #ad - Micah can’t run. Can’t hide. Because the memories aren’t just memories. Set your soul and spirit free! Get it now. But he can’t figure out why he’s been given a 9, 000 square foot home right on the beach. And not just any beach. The one beach he loves more than any other.

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Plotman to the Rescue: A Troubleshooting Guide to Fixing Your Toughest Plot Problems

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Compendium Press #ad - Whether used as a reference guide or refresher course, this book will strengthen your storytelling muscles and help you elevate every novel you write. Help! my plot drags, and has no heart!"this looks like a job for Plotman!Yes, sags, solving your plot problems is why the superhero of story came to Earth.

Because plotman, story, along with his faithful sidekick Subplot Boy, has sworn to uphold plot, and the bestselling way. His mission? to give practical, easy-to-apply answers to the most vexing plot questions writers face, such as:• how do i plan a plot if i'm not a plot planner?• does my plot need a prologue?• what if i hit a plot wall?• What if my plot is getting away from me?• Why ins't my plot more gripping at the start?• Why is my overall plot dull?• What should I do if my plot is implausible?• Do I really need to think about plot structure?• How do I deepen the emotional impact of my plot?• What's the best way to plug a plot hole?• How do I keep my plot from ending with a thud?And more! With bonus material on how to find and utilize beta readers; and several plot generating methods you can put to use at any time.

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Created to Thrive: An Artist's Guide To Living In Divine Abundance

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#ad - You’ll begin to see your life without limits as you learn to align with Him and cooperate with the Holy Spirit to create new patterns of living. Feeling connected to god and hearing His voice, creating with the Holy Spirit, following His lead as you share your art and see it transform people’s lives.

Imagine a life where your mind is clear, renewed, and focused on God’s purposes for your life and art; no longer struggling with negative patterns of thinking that have held you back for years. Get ready to become the artist you were created to be, get ready to thrive! This can be your story, fully alive and thriving in everything you do.

Created to Thrive: An Artist's Guide To Living In Divine Abundance #ad - You were made to be more than just a frustrated artist, struggling to make sense of your life and art. Imagine a world where artists are free to thrive spiritually, artistically, and financially in everything they do. In created to thrive, you’ll learn how to start living life from a new blueprint based on God’s Word and His divine design for your life as an artist in His Kingdom.

This is the way God designed life to be lived in His Kingdom. Your mind will be renewed, your heart will be unlocked, and your imagination will be set free to resonate with the Kingdom that’s already living inside of you. Imagine just for a moment, life the way you have always dreamed it could be. My friend, this is not some pie in the sky dream that will never come true.

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Exposing the Rejection Mindset: Experience Love | Know Who You Are | Empower Your Relationships: 2nd Edition

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#ad - Break free by exposing the lies of a rejection mindset. It keeps your heart from experiencing a healthy and fruitful life as a loved child of God. You will be able to:- Get to the bottom of what causes most of our relationship struggles. Rejection is a deeply rooted mindset that seeks to steal your ability to experience love, see the power of your identity and experience fruitful relationships.

Expose the rejection mindset in your life and walk into your freedom. Many people never experience the fullness that is possible because a rejection mindset held them back. Face personal insecurities and get an identity upgrade. Everyone experiences rejection in their life, but few are equipped to overthrow a rejection mindset.

Exposing the Rejection Mindset: Experience Love | Know Who You Are | Empower Your Relationships: 2nd Edition #ad - Break out of places where you feel stuck and get a fresh start. It's time to take back who you are and what you were made for. Throughout this book, you will learn to see how this root system of rejection seeks to get itself into every facet of relationships. Through his own personal freedom journey and helping many to break from personal limitations, Mark will expose this sinister mindset and give you practical tools to live free.

Meanwhile, masses of hearts are held back from experiencing the fullness of love in their relationships while being held under the limitation of spiritual slavery. See why so many believers feel far from God and struggle to connect to His love.

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