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  • Camino De Santiago Maps

    $19.99

    A Kaminn Media Ltd Title

    2021 edition A complete set of maps and town plans in English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch and Polish make up this indispensible guidebook for spiritual seekers and travelers wishing to walk the way of Saint James. Covering the sacred route from St. Jean Pied de Port to Santiago, this portable book of maps makes the perfect companion for adventurers attempting to heed the spiritual calling. Revised and updated to offer the most recent information, this exploration is light enough to carry while walking long distances each day. The maps show the location of all pilgrim hostels en route, the distances between villages, and points of interest, as well as counter guides, alternative routes, and accommodations.

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  • Americas Sacred Sites

    $21.99

    Make your next vacation a spiritual pilgrimage. The National Park Service oversees more than the 61 national parks; hundreds more monuments and historic sites mark where important events in America’s story occurred, protect unique natural landmarks, and remember those who changed history. From the Statue of Liberty to Harper’s Ferry to Devil’s Thumb, these national landmarks offer more than nature and history – they offer opportunities to think about our faith and our values. America’s Sacred Sites digs deeper into America’s historic landmarks with scripture, reflections, and a trio of questions to help you consider how you can better live out your faith.

    America’s Sacred Sites explores an NPS site in each of the 50 states, from Mount Rushmore, Pearl Harbor, and the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, to the lesser known Knife River Villages, New Orleans Jazz Historical Park, and Dinosaur National Memorial, to name just a few. As authors Brad Lyons and Bruce Barkhauer reflect on the history and significance of each site, they consider a unique trait of each landmark and connect it to your own life. Courage, mercy, leadership, liberty – these are just a few of the themes you’ll explore on this unique journey through America’s sacred sites.

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  • Americas Holy Ground

    $23.99

    America’s 60 national parks are beloved around the world for their inspiring natural beauty and unmatched diversity. They can also be places to reconnect with God and the sacred. National parks engage our five senses, but engaging a sixth sense, the sense of the holy, will transform your national park experience.

    In America’s Holy Ground: 60 Faithful Reflections on Our National Parks, dive deeper into a unique aspect of each park, from Acadia to Zion, and reframe how you think about the parks and your faith. Connections, sabbath, reflection, perspective, beginnings, art, restoration – these are just a few of the themes you’ll encounter on your national park journey. A trio of questions with each entry will help you see the bigger picture of your life and new ways to approach your relationship with God, your community, and your faith. Whether you’re on the road or at home in your reading nook, think about your favorite national park in a whole new way!

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  • Rock The Road And The Rabbi

    $18.99

    As a lifelong student of Scripture, Kathie Lee Gifford has always desired a deeper understanding of God’s Word and a deeper knowledge of God Himself. But it wasn’t until she began studying the biblical texts in their original Hebrew and Greek-along with actually hiking the ancient paths of Israel-that she found the fulfillment of those desires.

    Now you can walk with Kathie on a journey through the spiritual foundations of her faith:
    *The Rock (Jesus Christ): Hear directly from Kathie about her life-changing and ever-deepening connection with Jesus, the Lover of her soul.
    *The Road (Israel): Explore dozens of ancient landmarks and historical sites from Israel, the promised land of God’s covenant.
    *The Rabbi (God’s Word): Go beyond a Sunday-school approach to the Bible by digging into the original languages and deeper meanings of the Holy Scriptures.

    As you journey through The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi, you’ll also find additional content from Messianic Rabbi Jason Sobel throughout the book. Jason’s insight into the Hebrew language, culture, and heritage will open your eyes to the Bible like never before.

    Come! Begin your journey toward a deeper faith through The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi.

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  • Moleskine Travellers Journal

    $29.95

    The Moleskine Travel Journal is a structured before and after record of every journey you make, from weekends away to life-changing trips and everything in between. Note down your travel plans before you leave and list all the things you hope to see and do, then add maps, photos, tickets and keepsakes when you return. The Travel Journal is a place to dream, get practical and create a unique and lasting paper archive of your travels that you’ll want to revisit again and again.

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  • Travel Planner Checklist

    $7.95

    Make this journal your constant companion as you plot outand enjoythe vacation or holiday you envision. Where will you go? Where will you stay? What marvels will you see? Any must dine restaurants? And will you be able to squeeze it all in? This practical checklist planner/journal will help you plan it all and then record the details once youre there! Makes a great pre-trip planning tool and post-trip keepsake! One-month (undated) calendar helps you see your plan in advance Prompts for things to look up/research (hotels, dining spots, shops, their ratings, etc.) Packing List and Travel Checklist Itinerary pages. Hardcover. Elastic band place holder. Inside back cover pocket.

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  • Our Great Big Backyard

    $7.99

    Now available in paperback, the #1 New York Times bestselling authors, former First Lady Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna Bush Hager, a Today show correspondent, bring us an inspiring picture book about a girl who discovers that the wonder of the great outdoors is just as exciting as the World Wide Web. Marking the 100th anniversary of the National Parks Service with the hardcover in 2016, the centennial celebration continues with this paperback edition!

    Jane can’t wait for summer to start! She and her friends plan to score big on video games, have epic movie marathons, and rule the online world. Then Jane’s parents announce their Great American Road Trip-visiting national parks across the country. But Jane thinks the outdoors are boring! Who cares about swamps, deserts, and camping? Yet somewhere between the marshes of the Everglades and the mountains of Big Bend, she discovers her country is bigger, brighter, and more exciting than she ever imagined.

    In Our Great Big Backyard, Jane and her family visit the Everglades, Big Bend National Park, the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, and Yosemite. Former First Lady Laura Bush and Jenna Bush Hager have created a picture book that shares not only the importance of being outside and exploring our country, but how much fun it is. Even if outside is your own backyard, it can spark creativity and imagination more than any electronic world.

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  • Rock The Road And The Rabbi

    $26.99

    As a lifetime student of scripture, Kathie Lee Gifford has been traveling to Israel since she was 17 years old. She even missed her high school graduation so she could attend the first Jerusalem Conference on Biblical Prophecy in 1971.

    In a continuation of that love for this astounding land of faith, The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi is an examination of a decades-long desire to know more and understand more than the typical Sunday School teaching so prevalent in our churches today.

    With a father who was Jewish, Kathie Lee has always felt what she calls, a deep resonance in my very being for the Jewish people and Land of the Covenant-Israel.

    But it wasn’t until she started studying the original texts in Hebrew and Greek and actually hiking the land herself with teachers who taught the messianic rabbinical way, that she finally began to find what her soul had been longing for.

    Something profound happens when one follows along the ancient paths in the actual places that Jesus taught, healed, lived, died, was resurrected and ascended into Heaven. He is indeed the Rock, the Rabbi whom we follow on the Road, and when we are introduced to the mysteries of the Word by teachers who are actually trained in the ancient rabbinical way, radical transformation begins to renew our hearts and minds.

    As Kathie Lee shares her transformative experience, readers will also be introduced to her teachers on the journey, Ray Vander Laan, Rod Van Solkema, and Rabbi Jason Sobel, a Messianic Jewish Rabbi who has been opening hearts and minds around the world with his historical analysis and eye-opening revelations. The book will include pictures of the actual sites, and stories both old and new of what happened there.

    At the end of each chapter Rabbi Sobel takes the reader even deeper into understanding Hebrew culture, language, and the means of connection that opens up an understanding of faith and heritage like never before.

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  • Traveling Ministers Handbook (Revised)

    $15.95

    The Traveling Minister’s Handbook will help you discover if you are called to itinerate, how to handle banking and legal matters, the value of ethics in ministry, and much more. Whether navigating travel abroad or across this great land, you will find the tools and resources you need to succeed.

    With over 30 years of experience that includes itinerating and pastoring, Marvin Yoder understands the viewpoints of traveling ministers and pastors. He offers sound advice on how to make every ministry engagement an exceptional experience for the itinerant minister, pastor, and congregation.

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  • Holy Land For Christian Travelers (Reprinted)

    $16.99

    Biblical scholar and guide with over twenty years of experience helps readers connect what they’ve read in the Bible to their Holy Land tour as they visit sacred places, see biblical sites, and walk in the footsteps of Jesus.

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  • Big Country Cookbook

    $24.99

    Driving into the Big Country, clusters of cactus pads line the road. Mistletoe hangs from the branches of mesquite trees whose leaves provide little shade. There are farmers rasing cattle for beef, ranchers maintaining the whitetail deer population for hunters, and fishermen pulling bass and catfish out of the are lakes. Like many parts of Texas, agriculture, good food, and football are community builders.

    In this cookbook, culinary-travel author Tiffany Harelik takes you on a journey through sixteen counties in the Big Country and shares recipes and interviews from iconic restaurants such as Perini’s , Owl Drugstore, and the Beehive; local football legends including Hugh Sandifer; and historic families like the Kirkhams and Bonners. Learn how to make cinnamon waffles, poppy seed sausage rolls, an acorn squash mash, quail, enchiladas, and more in this entertaining, one-of-a-kind, travel-oriented cookbook.

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  • Miss Rush Rush

    $30.95

    Ruth leaves her comfortable, settled home in Durban, to live among a tribe of nomads in Uganda. I waved goodbye to my family at Durban airport, and flew to Nairobi. I half-hoped for a miracle mid-air to change me into the super-heroine missionaries are supposed to be. Nothing happened. I got off the plane, the same Ruth Stranex, who had been assessed by my Oxford college as not outstanding. Yet I was facing an outstandingly tough job, only possible with God’s help.

    Ruth has to adapt to the culture of the Pokot people: to their diet of cows’ blood and milk; their cattle-raiding wars; their frenzied search for water-holes. She delivers their babies, treats their malaria and sews up their spear wounds. She cleans up the infected sores left by witchdoctors trying to let out evil spirits. She challenges their goat sacrifices intended to appease an angry god. She tells them about the one sacrifice offered for them by the Lamb of God who is Love.

    Then, without any warning, she is arrested, driven for 2 days, between policewomen with kalashnikovs and locked in a foul cell …..

    You’ll love her frankness and her humour. You’ll wish you had friends like her African Christian friends. You may wish you had a faith like hers.

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  • Fleeting Glimpse Of Paradise

    $63.00

    If ever there were an expert in the history, beauty, and overall best places to visit in Hawaii, Craig E. Burgess would be that person. His first visit to the islands was in 1974, the first of forty-one in total!

    Providing a glimpse of Hawaiian culture, history, music, art, and daily lifestyles to the reader, A Fleeting Glimpse of Paradise was inspired by Craig’s time spent with special residents of Hawaii who shared a special Spirit of Aloha during his forty-one visits to the islands. His hope is that during your visit, you spend time with local residents of the islands and talk story with them, rather than simply going there for an Aloha shirt, flower lei, or some other souvenir.

    This beautiful collection of anecdotes, inspired poems, and special stories you can’t get from travel books encourages readers to find ways to conserve the natural beauty of the islands-and to make the very best of their experience in this magical utopia.

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  • Faith On The Road

    $18.00

    Millions of people travel every day, for what seem like millions of reasons. Some travel for pleasure, others travel for work and education, and many more travel to find a new job and a better life. In the United States, even those who don’t travel far still frequently find themselves on the move. What can we learn from these different forms of travel? And what can people of faith learn from the Christian and Jewish traditions that took shape on the road? From the exile from Eden to the wanderings of Jesus and his disciples, the story of Scripture is a dynamic narrative of ceaseless movement. Those who let themselves be inspired by this movement, and are willing to learn from others and from mistakes made in the process, are well positioned to make a difference in the world, not only at home but also around the globe.

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  • Hunting What Else

    $28.00

    Travel the world with Michael A. Engster and seek adventure in the wilderness of four different continents! A world-class hunter, the author shares stories of his expeditions spanning three decades. You’ll follow along as Mike and his compatriots stalk blue wildebeest in Africa, roe deer in Germany, and water buffalo in Argentina.

    One part travelogue, one part narrative adventure, and one part autobiography, Hunting – What Else will take you on a romantic journey to spots on the globe where civilization and technology have yet to gain a foothold. You’ll want to pack up your gear, hop a plane, and join the author, his son, and his ever-growing group of friends as they seek out new trophies and new stories!

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  • Pilgrim Guide To Scotland

    $23.99

    This is a comprehensive introduction to Scotland’s major pilgrim routes, past and present. It covers every region and offers evocative and inspirational stories , taking the reader to an exceptionally rich Celtic, medieval and modern spread of sacred places. It has inclusive, simple devotional directions related to each journey.

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  • Coffee Tea And Holy Water

    $17.49

    Discover what happens when one young woman travels to find out what Christianity looks like around the world.Coffee, Tea, and Holy Water takes the reader on an armchair tour of Christianity in our world, across borders and over continents. Author Amanda Hudson provides a personal touch with cultural curiosities, profound questions about the nature and practice of faith, as she travels to five countries: Brazil, Wales, Tanzania, China, and Honduras.

    Part reflection, part entertaining travelogue, Coffee Tea, and Holy Water explores everything from each culture’s offer of hospitality to life in a Masaai boma. There are lessons to be learned from other countries that are not visible in our own culture, writes Hudson, Questions that are not our questions. Struggles that are not our normal struggles. And yet, when we look around the throne one day at the nations assembled there, instead of marveling at the diversity, I think we will actually be fascinated by what we all had in common. This is a book about the places we meet, what we share, how we can learn to cross borders (geographical, cultural, personal), and learning that the steps to do so make all the difference.

    Honest, witty, and thought-provoking, these stories come from a young woman raised in the South, who found herself wondering what normal Christianity looked like in other countries.

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  • Soul Of Scotland

    $30.99

    Scotland’s action-packed and turbulent history is about religion, as much as anything else. Indeed, Scotland has been, for most of the past 1600 years, an intensely religious country. In a fast-paced, enthralling epic celebration of Scotland’s spiritual heritage, Harry Reid introduces us to a spiritual landscape of incredible richness and variety.

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  • To All Airline Passengers

    $12.00

    Are you afraid of flying? Have you ever wondered how a crew prepares for a flight? Are you concerned about passenger etiquette? In To All Airline Passengers, Captain Carlos Enrique Diaz answers all of your questions about flying. From how a plane is inspected and prepared for a flight to airline pilot training to why flights are delayed, Capt. Diaz explains it all. The charm of this book lies in Capt. Diaz’s good nature and commitment to explain the mechanics of flying in layman’s terms. Pick up this user-friendly guide to squash your fearing of flying or just for an inside look at what happens during a flight from start to finish. To All Airline Passengers is guaranteed to make you feel safer on your next flight.

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  • Strange Peoples And Customs

    $13.95

    In this book, Strange Peoples and Customs, the reader will go with Mrs. Evans as she travels to the wonderful Hawaiian Islands, the Sunrise Empire, the Land of the White Elephant, where the railway trains rest at night, to the great city of Singapore, the Tiger Town, into the ancient and now distressed Land of the Morning Calm, among the Philippine Islands, and to faraway, little known Beautiful Borneo.

    Though the journeys are sometimes unpleasant, these missionary stories are beautifully told, and the reader will enjoy learning about the strange customs of strange peoples and how the gospel is going to all the people of the earth.

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  • Discover Israel An Illustrated Guide

    $34.95

    Discover Israel – An Illustrated Guide is a unique presentation of God’s Land. It provides a foundational study for understanding the Jewish people, their culture, the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament), the New Testament and Jesus’ Jewish life and ministry. The text is carefully complimented with over 400 scenes of Israel, illustrations, charts and maps. Discover Israel will transform your understanding of The Land God chose for His People, 3,700 years ago. It is an incredible study companion for any tour of Israel – even from your desk or armchair. Warning: This book may change you life. The Land * 90% of all Biblical events took place in Israel * God’s Fifth Gospel – 256 miles long, 68 miles wide, but 4,000 years deep * Discover Israel seeks to clarify Israel’s complex historical depth * The birthplace of our spiritual ancestors – the Patriarchs, Israelites, Prophets, Jesus, His Apostles and the early church leaders * The homeland of every Jew and Christian (Christians are grafted in to Israel) The Author – Bob C. Ross * Draws from his half century of study and experience in Israel * Strengthens your love for God’s Land through the faith-deepening narrative and 400 breath-taking photographs, maps and illustrations * Presents Israel’s natural boundaries, bringing life to each area in describing the Biblical, historical, geographical and archaeological context * Provides an historical overview for the complicated conflicts of the Middle East The Book * A spark to fire your imagination, transforming your black and white Bible into living color. * An excellent pre-tour preparation guide prior to your visit of the Holy Land * A complete tour guide manual for your visit to Israel * A continuing study reference for travelers who have returned from His Land * The perfect virtual tour of Israel from your armchair-great for group discussions and dialogue * An Excellent traveling companion for any Israel tour and a favorite resource for ongoing study of God’s Land The Endorsements * Captures the essence of the Holy Land – leaves no stone unturned * If I were to recommend one study-travel guide for Israel, this is the one! * A seminary and college course-a delightful study, beautifully illustrated * An amazing personal ‘guide book’ of God’s Land-without equal * A brilliant historical, archaeological and Biblical narrative

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  • Flying Beyond Fear Workbook

    $30.00

    To a certain degree, fear is essential to living. However, it is another story when it begins to control and rule a person’s life. Long-running fear, anxiety, and all manner of phobias may be traced to how healthy fear, as our cave-dwelling ancestors knew, it has become skewed in the context of modern living. So it is in the case of people who face all manner of nightmare when confronted with the idea of flying. In Flying Beyond Fear Workbook, Dr. Yvonne DeMoss dissects the roots of the fear of flying, and presents elaborate measures to counter them. Those who suffer chronically will appreciate the keen insight laid out in the book, to set them free at last to enjoy the sight of a plane’s cabin.

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  • Beyond Our World

    $33.00

    BEYOND OUR WORLD: The Exciting Story of a Treasure Hunter, Historian, and Adventurer by Myron (Mike) Baker

    For a person-a woman-like Bridgette Baker, planet Earth is too small to contain a burning passion that encompasses all that is, whether of nature or man-made creations, and her abundant gifts. In the seventy-five years of her life, Bridgette Baker never wasted one moment. Some people exist, she lived to the fullest. In Beyond Our World, by Myron Baker, husband of Bridgette, recounts the amazing life of an adventurer, world traveler, artist, archeologist, historian, and collector, always intensely loyal to family and friends.

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  • Christian Travelers Guide To The Holy Land

    $18.99

    Knowing the Land helps us understand the Book in new and vivid ways. Charles Dyer, a Bible scholar and veteran Holy Land tour guide, and Greg Hatteberg, graduate of the Institute of Holy Land Studies in Jerusalem, created this reference guide for pilgrims who want to deepen the spiritual impact of their trip to Israel, as well as other travelers who just want to know more. Where did Jesus walk? Where is King David buried? Where is Mt. Sinai? You’ll find detailed information about five key Bible lands: Israel, Egypt, Greece, Jordan, and Turkey. This guide includes a full color 32-page photo insert, practical tips for travelers, a 4-week prayer guide for preparing for your trip, and detailed maps and an outline of Bible history. This revised edition features newly excavated sites, up-to-date photos and maps, and relevant advice for preparing for and preserving your trip.

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  • Far Away Places

    $15.00

    There isn’t much on this earth that Roberta Baty wants to do that she hasn’t done. Her philosophy is seek new horizons and you will discover the world. She is an adventurer, always have been and perhaps always will be. There is so much on this earth to do and yet, after a while it becomes limited. It’s not a fancy car, nor clothes, nor shoes; it’s the heart that matters. She has traveled the world in an airplane. She’s ridden a submarine and dived beneath the sea. She’s seen the tallest mountains in the world. She spent a week in the Amazon, in the jungle and on the river. She hasn’t been to outer space yet, but she’s flown high in a hot air balloon. She cuddled with a koala in Australia and necked with a giraffe in Africa. She rode a camel and walked the Wall in China. She also rode an elephant in India. She went up Mt. Nebo to see the Promised Land. She always wanted to do these things, so she did them. Prior years of her life seem like a wisp of smoke. Mere days. The days whisk by now faster than ever. As you get older, you know what she means. She’s had a beautiful life, past and present, but she knows this is just a shadow of what is to come in Heaven. Now she focuses on storing up treasures in the place that is really important. A place where her eighty years here is about sixty minutes there. A place where, even with all her reading, she still knows very little about, except that she is sure she wants to go there. A place where, when people ask her about it, she can only say, Ain’t been there, ain’t done that yet, but I will.

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  • Deep Sea Canoe (Revised)

    $12.99

    This updated version of Tippett’s 1977 The Deep Sea Canoe describes a significant but often overlooked aspect of the expansion of Christianity in the South Pacific, that of South Sea Island believers who carried the gospel from one island to another in their deep sea canoes. It is a well-researched study by one who knew the islands and their people, a man known by the Fijians as one who spoke their language.

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  • Illustrated Guide To The Holy Land For Tour Groups Students And Pilgrims

    $24.99

    As the geographic heart and soul of Judaism, Islam, and Christianity, the Holy Land has immense significance for the millions of visitors each year. But since the fifth century BC, enthusiastic and curious people have needed a guide as they travel to see the sites for themselves. This book is different because it not only gives the historical, archaeological descriptions wedded to the biblical text, but it is an appropriate resource for spiritual formation and cross-cultural dialog. Packed with the latest information, this book locates and introduces the reader to popular and less-familiar sites such as Bethlehem, Shepherds’ Field, Church of the Nativity, Roman Catholic Church of St. Catherine, the Herodium, Mount of Olives, Old City of Jerusalem, Wadi Kelt, Mt. Sinai, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the site of Church of St. Mary of the Latins, Temple Mount, El-Aksa Mosque, Dome of the Rock, Hezekiah’s Tunnel, the traditional place of the Last Supper, Siloam Pool, the traditional tomb of King David, the house of Caiphas the High Priest, Shrine of the Book, Herod’s Antonio Fortress, Golgotha, Bethany, Tomb of Lazarus, Bethphage, Pater Noster Church, Gethsemane, and many others. Each entry explains the history and topography of the site as well as its function and significance as it is linked to the relevant biblical passages. This book will not only inform you but help you better understand your faith. Journey to the Holy Land with indispensable archaeological information linked to the biblical story.

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  • Pilgrimage : My Journey To A Deeper Faith In The Land Where Jesus Walked (Reprin

    $16.00

    An Intimate Look at a Bestselling Author’s Journey to Deeper Faith

    The opportunity to tour Israel came at a good time. For months, my life has been a mindless plodding through necessary routine, as monotonous as an all-night shift on an assembly line. Life gets that way sometimes, when nothing specific is wrong but the world around us seems drained of color. Even my weekly worship experiences and daily quiet times with God have felt dry and stale. I’m ashamed to confess the malaise I’ve felt. I have been given so much. Shouldn’t a Christian’s life be an abundant one, as exciting as Christmas morning, as joyful as Easter Sunday?

    With gripping honesty, Lynn Austin shares with readers a private and intimate look at her own struggles with spiritual dryness in a season of loss and unwanted change. As she journeys through Israel, Austin turns to Scripture at each site she visits. Then with a fiction writer’s eye for detail, she seamlessly weaves events and insights from the Word as she finds hope, renewed faith, and a sense of direction for the future.

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  • Alaska Days With John Muir

    $16.99

    Westwinds Press

    Samuel Hall Young, a Presbyterian clergyman, met John Muir when the great naturalist’s steamboat docked at Fort Wrangell, in southeastern Alaska, where Young was a missionary to the Stickeen Indians. In Alaska Days with John Muir he describes this 1879 meeting: A hearty grip of the hand and we seemed to coalesce in a friendship which, to me at least, has been one of the very best things in a life full of blessings.

    This book, first published in 1915, describes two journeys of discovery taken in company with Muir in 1879 and 1880. Despite the pleas of his missionary colleagues that he not risk life and limb with that wild Muir, Young accompanied Muir in the exploration of Glacier Bay. Upon Muir’s return to Alaska in 1880, they traveled together and mapped the inside route to Sitka. Young describes Muir’s ability to slide up glaciers, the broad Scotch he used when he was enjoying himself, and his natural affinity for Indian wisdom and theistic religion. From the gripping account of their near-disastrous ascent of Glenora Peak to Young’s perspective on Muir’s famous dog story Stickeen, Alaska Days is an engaging record of a friendship grounded in the shared wonders of Alaska’s wild landscapes.

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  • Recipes And Dreams From An Italian Life

    $29.99

    The latest cookbook from Tessa Kiros celebrates the heritage of Italy, the country she has chosen to call home. This book is a precious heriloom to treasure. It’s molto bellissimo!

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  • Washington DC : Three Postcards Inside

    $11.99

    The nation’s capital gets the star treatment in Washington, D.C., a dimensional die-cut book filled with interesting and offbeat facts about some of the nation’s most recognizable sights. From the White House to the Lincoln Memorial and beyond, each historical point of interest is stylishly illustrated and uniquely described. This fun and educational souvenir will be appreciated by kids and grown-ups alike. A useful gatefold map and three postcards round out the package.

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  • Mecklenburg County North Carolina

    $24.75

    Earth Eyes Travel Guides

    Discover Mecklenburg County like you have never seen it before. Whether you are a first time traveler or avid visitor of this region of the world, this book is the perfect guide for you. Read about all the amazing surprises you could find and all the must see places. Included in this book are the Mint Museum, the Carolina Place Mall and everything in between. With content from a huge community of contributors, you get the convenience and security of a real print travel guide, but with fresh data and content. Earth Eyes Destinations represents a new publishing paradigm, allowing disparate content sources to be curated into cohesive, relevant, and informative books. To date, this content has been curated from Wikipedia articles and images under Creative Commons licensing, although as we increase in scope and dimension, more licensed and public domain content is being added. We believe books such as this represent a new and exciting lexicon in the sharing of human knowledge.

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  • New York City

    $11.99

    The Big Apple is about to add one more to its long list of honors: New York City, Accord’s latest innovation. This dimensional die-cut book is packed with fun facts about New York’s most iconic landmarks, from the Statue of Liberty to Times Square, all on stylishly designed pages. A gatefold map rounds out the package, making this one souvenir you’ll want to pick up in a New York minute.

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  • Trek Through Nepal

    $12.00

    SKU (ISBN): 9781434908964Max NadieroBinding: Trade PaperPublished: 2012Publisher: Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. Print On Demand Product

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  • Pilgrims Guide To Lourdes And The Surrounding Area

    $19.95

    Pilgrim’s Guide to Lourdes is a quality guide book that takes you right through the Lourdes Story, and explores the meaning of pilgrimage. This guide covers the Bernadette story and its historical background, the Domain and all the sacred sites associated with Bernadette in the town and area, what to see in the surrounding area, and all the practical information you will need for your pilgrimage. There is also a devotional section with a Programme for Prayer and Meditation to ensure that your pilgrimage is full of meaning.

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  • Just The Ticket Ticket Stub Organizer

    $15.99

    Takes standard 8×8 refill pages

    Organize and preserve your tickets from special concerts, shows, trips, and sporting events in this handsome archival album. 15 high-clarity, acid-free plastic pages include lined space on paper inserts for recording your memories. Keep Playbills, programs, and other keepsakes in the handy inside back cover pocket.

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  • Hello Washington DC

    $9.95

    In this board book from best-selling children’s author-illustrator Martha Day Zschock, a parent and child eagle explore our Nation’s Capital. This is a short tour of the great sites for very young children, who are treated to a personal visit to the White House, a look at the majestic Capitol Building, and a walk up the Washington Monument. Other great sites are here to explore as well, including the National Air and Space Museum and, of course, the zoo.

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  • Hello Maine

    $9.95

    The author of best-selling board books on Boston and Cape Cod, Martha Day Zschock, moves up the New England coast to the great state of Maine. A pair of moose, father and child, explore from the rocky coast to the heights of Katahdin, the highest mountain in the region. They explore lighthouses and tidal pools and fish for lobsters and dig for clams. They drive the coast in an old pickup, sail from island to island, and camp out under the stars. Little children and their parents will love this beautifully illustrated view of Maine! For ages 2-5.

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  • Sacred Glasgow And The Clyde Valley

    $9.75

    Glasgow was founded by Saint Mungo and, as Scotland’s second largest bishopric, has always been a central part of Scotland’s ecclesiastical history. Witness to Scotland’s industrial revolution in a way far more dramatic than anywhere else in the country, Glasgow, and the surrounding ClydeValley, has a remarkably diverse architecture and fascinating history of social and political activism.

    Packed with vital and practical information, this handy guide enables both locals and visitors to explore and discover the hidden history of Glasgow and the Clyde Valley’s churches. John Hume’s fascinating and in-depth introduction to the area sheds considerable light on the cultural background of the local churches and the incredible human stories of the people who built and use them.

    *8 pages of colour photos
    *171 illustrations
    *Gazetteer
    *Opening hours

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  • Transformation At The Edge Of The World

    $24.99

    Each year, thousands of students from faith-based universities across the United States venture, through study abroad programs, to the edge of the world. What happens to them while they are there? For the editors of this volume, the edge of the world is not a place of physical remoteness where cell phone coverage runs out, nor is it a region of economic marginality. Instead, it is a place of personal transformation, the point of convergence between students spiritual development and their commitment to global engagement. To help students arrive in such a place, faculty and staff seek holistic approaches to education. In the study abroad context, holistic education emphasizes formation of personal ethics, cultivation of empathy, the creation of deep communities, and commitment to social responsibility. This collection of essays is characterized by the diversity of its voices. The contributors represent a broad range of faith-based institutions and a wide array of academic disciplines. The study abroad programs they describe, scattered across five continents, reflect a variety of models. Gathered into this pioneering collection are essays that theorize about the conjunction of spiritual formation and global engagement, share practices that are currently bearing fruit, and identify potential areas of growth and improvement for the future.

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  • Pilgrims Guide To The Holy Land (Revised)

    $16.95

    The third edition of this popular guide book to the Biblical sites in both Israel and Jordan. Revised and re-written, with new pictures, illustrations, maps and plans. The Pilgrim Books team have between them conducted or accompanied more than forty pilgrimage groups to the Holy Land and have produced a book that is concise and informative. It contains a mine of practical information on both countries and is profusely illustrated, so that it becomes a colorful souvenir, the stimulant to a host of happy memories for years after your return.

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  • Pilgrims Guide To Rome And Assisi

    $16.95

    Including thorough descriptions of all the pre-Christian and Christian eras, as well as dealing with the wealth of art and architecture that present day tourists in Rome are able to enjoy. As well as St Francis and Assisi, the book also includes chapters on the Umbrian Saints, and the Festivals and Fiestas of which Italy has such a fine selection. There are further sections on Loreto and San Giovanni Rotondo, together with brief descriptions of Venice, Florence and the Amalfi coast.

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  • Traveling With Martin Luther

    $23.99

    This book is for both the tourist and for those who do not travel. It enables readers who will never see Luther’s native land to imagine more precisely how his life and surrounding were. It is also very helpful for those who want to travel to Luther’s land, and can be thumbed through while one walks through and tours the streets of Germany. Includes photos of landmarks of Luther’s life, timelines, legend and maps.

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  • Pocket Prayers For Commuters

    $9.99

    Church House Publishing

    Combining the timeless wisdom of Scripture and classic prayers, Pocket Prayers for Commuters offers commuters a short, simple pattern of morning and evening prayer specially designed to help them through the journey to and from work.”With morning and evening prayers for a whole month, it will help commuters transform stressful journeys into quality time spent with God.

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  • Hello Cape Cod

    $9.95

    Hello, Cape Cod! takes children and the parents who read to them along Cape Cod, with its many fun and sometimes tasty attractions. A resident of Orleans on Cape Cod and a former third-grade teacher in the Barnstable school system, Zschock is perfectly tuned in to what young people find most engaging in her own backyard. For ages 2-5.

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  • Scandalon : Running From Shame And Finding Gods Scandalous Love

    $13.99

    With vivid and transparent writing, Susan takes us on a fascinating journey into the streets and homes of modern China. The travel memoir is interspersed with Susan’s personal story of emotional and spiritual sabotage, shame and shattered dreams. It all comes together as she opens her heart anew to God’s love – the most scandalous love of all.

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  • 52 Fun Things To Do On The Plane (Revised)

    $6.95

    Turn an in-flight magazine into an engaging game, transform your mid-flight snack into an instant work of art: with 52 ways to keep kids busy, happy, and occupied in the air or at the boarding terminal, this revised and updated deck is the traveling child’s essential carry-on item.

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  • 52 Fun Things To Do In The Car (Revised)

    $6.95

    Kiss the roadtrip blues good-bye with the revised version of this best-selling activity deck featuring updated text throughout as well as a variety of new activities. From engaging games to creative art activities to mind-bending puzzles, this deck will make getting there all the fun.

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  • Holy Island Of Lindisfarne

    $16.95

    A book of stories about the island than a history. It aims to show the island’s human face, its trials and tribulations as well as its celebrations, revealing how Lindisfarne and its people have coped with and adapted to change. A pick-up-able book that will give those who are interested a feeling for the history of the island and the part it has played in shaping the history of our land.

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  • Off The Beaten Path Newly Revised And Updated

    $35.00

    The best-selling Reader’s Digest travel book has 40% new content including new sites, new full-color photographs, and the most up-to-date maps from MapQuest. Off the Beaten Path spotlights over 1,000 of the United States’ most overlooked must-see destinations. In a state-by-state A-to-Z format, this compulsively readable vacation planner reveals the best-kept secret spots among rural hideaways, quaint villages, and teeming citiesaplus an added bonus of a dedicated website, offthebeaten.rd.com. Each of the featured sites has been verified by the respective state’s tourist bureau as still being off the beaten path. Revel in nature, science, art, and culture, and encounter the unexpected as you explore undiscovered gems.

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  • Last Winter In The United States

    $21.95

    This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.

    This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.

    As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

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  • Cotton Kingdom : A Travellers Observations On Cotton And Slavery In The Ame

    $23.95

    Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) is best known for designing parks in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Chicago, Boston, and the grounds of the Capitol in Washington. But before he embarked upon his career as the nation’s foremost landscape architect, he was a correspondent for theNew York Times, and it was under its auspices that he journeyed through the slave states in the 1850s. His day-by-day observations-including intimate accounts of the daily lives of masters and slaves, the operation of the plantation system, and the pernicious effects of slavery on all classes of society, black and white-were largely collected in The Cotton Kingdom. Published in 1861, just as the Southern states were storming out of the Union, it has been hailed ever since as singularly fair and authentic, an unparalleled account of America’s peculiar institution.

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  • My Heavenly Year In Jerusalem

    $14.99

    Olive Press Messianic (www.olivepresspublisher.com)

    Enjoy exciting, funny, and scary adventures with the author while volunteering in Jerusalem. Witness God answering her prayers as the political scene intensifies around her.

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  • 6 Months In The Federal States V1

    $21.95

    This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

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  • Friendly Sketches In America Civil War

    $20.95

    A British member of the Society of Friends travels through the United States in areas where members of the Society reside, and makes notes on their lives, describing their services, structures, and educational facilities. Includes notes on slavery.

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  • 6 Months In The Federal States V2

    $21.95

    This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

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  • South And North

    $22.95

    SKU (ISBN): 9781429015431John AbbottBinding: Trade PaperPublished: 2008Civil WarPublisher: Applewood Books Print On Demand Product

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  • Pilgrims Guide To Oberammergau (Revised)

    $16.95

    Since it was first performed in 1634, the Passion Play at Oberammergau has been an unforgettable experience for many millions of people. Concise, compact, colorful and informative, this latest in the Pilgrim’s Guide series will enable the visitor to make the most of their stay and evoke many lasting memories. Illustrated in full color, there is an insight into the traditions and staging of the Play, and a brief synopsis as it unfolds on stage. Practical details include how to see the Play, a Plan of the village, and a guide to the surrounding area. The ‘Pilgrim Books Team’ have between them produced guide books for the Passion Plays from 1970 onwards, this being the 5th edition with enlarged content. Ray Goodburn has organized and led groups there on numerous occasions and is doing so again in 2010.

    This book is best summed up in four words… compact, concise, colorful and informative. Whether visiting Oberammergau for the prime purpose of seeing the Passion Play or whether for a longer visit in non-play years, this book will be a great help in planning a visit to the village and the surrounding areas. As well as being an indispensable companion while you are there, it would also be a worthwhile souvenir to bring back from any visit. It contains not only the setting and the history of the Passion Plays, but also explains the organization that goes into them, the people and the places involved, and also gives wonderful descriptions and the history behind the fairytale castles of King Ludwig II, which are in the vicinity.

    –‘The Universe’ totalcatholic.com

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  • Slavery And Protestant Missions In Imperial Brazil

    $37.99

    Translators’ Introduction

    Preface

    Introduction

    Chapter I: A Closed Garden Which Wild Animals Cannot Enter: The Implantation Of Protestantism In Brazil

    Chapter II: Contrary To What Many Think, Brazil Is Not An Uncivilized And Barbarous Country: Missionary Strategy

    Chapter III: Slavery Is Like A Thorn That Penetrates The Flesh And Causes Excruciating Pain But Which We Do Not Want To Pull Out, For Fear That The Operation Will Further Increase The Pain: The Institutional Protestant Message And Slavery

    Conclusion

    Appendix: The Christian Religion And Its Relation To Slavery

    Additional Info
    I confess: Great is my shame and great is the bewilderment of Christ’s Church in Brazil, upon seeing unbelievers release their slaves out of simple love for humanity, while those who profess faith in the Redeemer of captives fail to break the fetters of impiety nor set the oppressed free! -Eduardo Carlos Pereira (1886)

    In 1888, Brazil was the last nation in the modern west to abolish slavery. Slavery and Protestant Missions in Imperial Brazil is an enlightening look at the role Christianity played in the struggle to abolish slavery in Brazil. Author Jose Carlos Barbosa seeks to explain why Protestant missionaries stationed in Brazil during the nineteenth-century remained silent on the issue of abolition, even after the end of the American Civil War. Barbosa asserts that the missionaries’ first priority was to secure a toehold for Protestantism and that meant not alienating the political and landowning elites of Brazilian society. Also, dominant theological thinking placed spiritual matters over temporal: Give to Caesar what is Caesar’s, and give to God what is God’s. Making abolition in Brazil a largely secular struggle.

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  • Faith Negotiating Loyalties

    $50.99

    Part 1: Exploring South African Christianity

    Prologue: Faith, Nationalism And Loyalty In South Africa

    1: South African Nationalism: The One And The Many

    2: Afrikaner Nationalism: Myth And Mobilization

    3: African Nationalism: Mission And Politics

    Interlude: Reflection And Transnation

    Part 2: Reading H. Richard Niebuhr In South Africa

    5: Entangling Faith And Social Ideal

    7: Radical Faith In History And Community

    6: Radical Faith And The Crisis Of American Christianity

    8: Faith Engaging Culture

    9: Reconstructing Faith And The Renewal Of Covenant

    Conclusion: Point(s) Of Return

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    Faith Negotiating Loyalties draws readers into the world of Christian faith in South Africa and the question of loyalties in the new post-apartheid state. It carries out its investigation in two parts. Part one examines Christian faith and loyalty during the first nation-building exercise following the South African War, positioning the creation and contestation of three Christianities corresponding to three nationalisms, each of which imagined South Africa in a particular way, shaping faith accordingly. The idea of an undifferentiated South African Christianity gives way to contesting and contested Christianities, nationalism gives way to nationalisms, and faith emerges in tension with and in criticism of these loyalties. Part two discusses the American theologian H. Richard Niebuhr in South Africa. Three kinds of faith in his wittings are set forth: social faith, radial faith, and reconstructing faith. Contextualized within the South African story, Niebuhr’s ideas suggest self and society as constituted by hybridities and suspended in a web of loyalties. Faith Negotiating Loyalties suggests the message for faith in a post-apartheid South Africa is the importance of negotiating covenants which allow for crossings, hybridities, and contestations.

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