Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1466974974

Category: Religion

Page: 78

View: 1894

As an ordained Deacon of 22 years, it truly amazes me how Deacon Bernard Swift can put into writing all the concepts and truths that he shares to help others live a healthy and intimate relationship and spirituality with our God. It compels me to delve deeper into the very depth of my inner self. —Deacon Fred Von Voight Deacon Bernie Swift’s recent spiritual book, Will Thinking It Is Make it So?, is a must read for the Christian soul. It is a brilliant and simplistic explanation of how thought plays a powerful role in one’s relationship, or lack there of, with our Creator. —Tom Keysor, a Lord’s daily Altar Server, Lector, Eucharistic Minister, International Pilgrimage Tour Host, and humble believer in the true faith - Catholicism
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Interaction Design Lessons from Science Fiction

Author: Nathan Shedroff,Christopher Noessel

Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

ISBN: 1933820764

Category: Computers

Page: 368

View: 2973

Many designers enjoy the interfaces seen in science fiction films and television shows. Freed from the rigorous constraints of designing for real users, sci-fi production designers develop blue-sky interfaces that are inspiring, humorous, and even instructive. By carefully studying these “outsider” user interfaces, designers can derive lessons that make their real-world designs more cutting edge and successful.
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New Thinking That Will Rock Your World

Author: Dianne Collins

Publisher: SelectBooks

ISBN: 159079074X

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 382

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Part science, philosophy, spirituality, this book draws on a wide spectrum of sources, from the sciences to the insights of the world's greatest spiritual leaders.
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Author: Ronald F. Duska

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1402049846

Category: Philosophy

Page: 268

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Over 30 years Ronald F. Duska has established himself as one of the leading scholars in business ethics. This book presents Duska’s articles the years on ethics, business ethics, teaching ethics, agency theory, postmodernism, employee rights, and ethics in accounting and the financial services industry. These reflect his underlying philosophical concerns and their application to real-world challenges — a method that might be called an Aristotelian common-sense approach to ethical decision making.
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Publisher: N.A


Category: Insurance

Page: N.A

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Author: Sally A. Allen

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1493105868

Category: Self-Help

Page: 575

View: 1824

The Sparks Trilogy: A Story of compelling attraction between a man and a woman. Seeing Sparks: Sparks fly with a new love. Fading Sparks: Sparks fade as the years go by. After the Sparks: The sparks are gone, replaced by joy and companionship.
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44 Tips From the Millionaire Manicurist that will Change Your Life Now

Author: Sharmen Lane

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

ISBN: 160037932X

Category: Self-Help

Page: 172

View: 7416

Giving You the Wow and the How is written by a woman who has been where you might be right now. Sharmen Lane not only shares her story of success and how to achieve great things, because she has personally done it, but she also gives you the simple tools to do it yourself AND shows you how to use them. If you want to change your life, if you want to go from NOW to WOW, Sharmen Lane will show you HOW. She personally went from being a high school dropout manicurist, to a millionaire and college graduate by using the tools, tips and strategies she shares with you in this step by step inspirational book. Sharmen Lane gives you the WOW and the HOW, starting right NOW!
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Oral and Written Evidence

Author: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Treasury Committee

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780215029676

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 21

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The Treasury Committee has established a practice of holding hearings with persons appointed to the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of England and reporting on those hearings. This practice enhances the transparency of the appointment process and increases the level of information available to the public and to Parliament about the functioning of the MPC. The Committee has held a hearing with Professor David Blanchflower about his appointment to the MPC, and is satisfied that Professor Blanchflower meets the criteria for appointment.
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How Leaders Can Overcome Costly Mistakes

Author: Geoff Surratt

Publisher: Zondervan

ISBN: 0310590671

Category: Religion

Page: 208

View: 6254

Based on interviews with pastors of growing churches, as well as personal experience, this book identifies the most common mistakes pastors make that keep otherwise healthy churches from reaping the harvest God has prepared. Each chapter spotlights a common mistake, gives real-life examples, uses a generous dose of humor, and provides a practical course of action to recover from the error. The book draws from the experience of Seacoast Church as well as pastors such as Craig Groeschel, Chris Hodges, Perry Nobel, Mark Batterson, Dave Ferguson, Scott Chapman, Dino Rizzo, Ron Hamilton, and Dave Browning, Church leaders will be encouraged to realize that they are not the only ones who struggle, and that turning their situation around may not be as daunting a task as they think. This is a field guide for the common pastor based on actual churches of all sizes.
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Author: Kevin M. Kacvinsky,Sara Maria Harenchar

Publisher: Xulon Press

ISBN: 1602668183

Category: Religion

Page: 120

View: 3928

Split into questions that are answered boldly and honestly, this resource offers solid responses to the toughest questions about relationships ranging from friendship to dating and marriage based on scripture passages and references to the "Catechism of the Catholic Church."
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Author: William W. Johnstone

Publisher: Lyrical Press

ISBN: 1616507799

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

View: 9450

The evil that triumphed during that long-ago summer in Whitfield is festering now in the unsuspecting town of Logandale. Only Sam and Nydia Balon, lone survivors of the ancient horror, know the signs—the putrid stench rising from the bowels of the earth, the unspeakable, inexplicable atrocities, the hideous, horrifying Beasts—that mark the foul presence of the Prince of Darkness. Only they have the weapons that can pierce . . . The Devil’s Heart Once the carnage begins, there’s no time for anything but terror. Hollow-eyed, hungry corpses rise from unearthly tombs to gorge themselves on living flesh and spawn a new generation of restless Undead. The very demons of Hell cavort with Satan’s unholy disciples in blood-soaked rituals and fevered orgies. The Balons have faced the red, glowing eyes of The Master before, and they know what must be done. But there can be no salvation for those marked by . . . The Devil’s Touch
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Author: Jackie Lee Miles

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402240867

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

View: 464

"My life was close to being perfect until my brother Alex got killed. Then my mother started drinking and my father started having sex with Donna, my best friend's stepmother. She's not even thirty years old." With an equal mix of joy and sorrow, All That's True follows Andi's poignant-and sometimes laugh out loud-journey to young adulthood, where she struggles with the elusive nature of truth and the devastating consequences of deception. "Jackie Lee Miles is a wise and perceptive writer with a keen understanding of human frailties."-Julie Cannon, author of Truelove and Homegrown Tomatoes "Perfect in voice and detail, chock full of girl talk and seat-of-the pants crises, Miles' book is a winner." -Rosemary Daniell, award-winning author of Secrets of the Zona Rosa: How Writing (and Sisterhood) Can Change Women's Lives "Miles is a fascinating new voice in Southern fiction. Readers will rejoice." -Karin Gillespie, author of Bet Your Bottom Dollar "For those of us looking for relationships that feel authentic, you will find them in this novel!" -Edward Mooney, Jr. author of The Pearls of the Stone Man
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Author: MBA Naim, BS Abdullah


ISBN: 1411636821


Page: 52

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$1000 IS ALL YOU NEED! You can change many lives with the truth. Just give it straight to people and let them make their own choice. This simple information could spark a financial revolution and create more millionaires than ever before. It's amazing what people can do with the right information at the right time. This is just something that's been there all along right in front of you. Hey, it's so easy that if you blink you just might miss it. How many times have you had one thousand dollars ($1000)? How many times has three years passed you by?
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Change Your Thinking...Revolutionize Your Career...Transform Your Life (Includes Links to Video File

Author: Judy Chartrand,Stewart Emery,Russ Hall,Heather Ishikawa,John Maketa

Publisher: FT Press

ISBN: 0132932172

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 176

View: 2313

Learn more with the video links included in this e-book! Want to improve? Want to change? Start inside your own head: You are what you think! Now You’re Thinking will help you build your great life by teaching you breakthrough techniques for thinking far more effectively. Whether you’re considering refinancing your house or trying to become a better parent, some thinking processes are simply proven to work better. Learn them here--right now. Discover how to assess your own thinking style, build on your strengths, fix your weaknesses, navigate tough challenges and moral dilemmas; gain new perspective; think your way to balance and security, and master strategic thinking, in business, and in life! To celebrate the launch of Now You’re Thinking, Pearson people, business partners, and friends have a tremendous opportunity to make a remarkable difference in the lives of the families of those serving the U.S. military. From September 12 through September 30, each time you read a free online children’s book at We Give Books (, your efforts will help give a free hardcover or paperback book to great non-profits that support U.S. military families year round. Think. Read. Give.
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Remembering the Man and Those Who Surrounded Him

Author: Charles E. Dagit, Jr.

Publisher: Transaction Publishers

ISBN: 1412851238

Category: Architecture

Page: 144

View: 3487

Few people in the history of art and architecture have planted a seed of inspiration that grew to become a towering oak of lasting influence. There are those, particularly colleagues and students of Louis I. Kahn, who would say that he was one of these people. Certainly Kahn was one of the foremost architects of the twentieth century, designing such famous landmarks as the National Assembly Building in Dhaka, Bangladesh; the Salk Institute in La Jolla, California; and the Kimbell Museum in Fort Worth, Texas. In this commemorative volume, Charles E. Dagit, Jr. shows the power and influence that Kahn displayed at the University of Pennsylvania department of architecture in the 1960s. Since Dagit knew Kahn personally, this is a factual history as well as a glimpse into Kahn’s personal wisdom and humanity. Beginning with a prelude that starts with the author’s undergraduate years at the University of Pennsylvania, Dagit launches readers on an intellectual journey of how he first met Kahn. From there he details his experiences with Kahn and explores Kahn’s interactions with Penn faculty members, including Mario Romanach, Robert Le Ricolet, and Aldo Giurgola. This first-hand account sheds fascinating new light on one of the most prominent architects of the twentieth century.
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Music of the Avant-garde, 1966–1973

Author: Larry Austin,Douglas Kahn,Nilendra Gurusinghe

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520267451

Category: Music

Page: 382

View: 4774

“Source: Music of the Avant-garde, 1966-1973 brings its extraordinary, historical explorations and experimentations to a new audience of contemporary music devotees, researchers, composers, students, and educators. This welcome volume reproduces Source's original, provocative issues in an unparalleled repository of articles, scores, graphics, photos, editorials, and reviews, featuring contributions by some of the 20th century’s leading experimental and pioneering composers and performers. Larry Austin and Douglas Kahn have provided us with a true gem and an invaluable resource for future study.” —Elainie Lillios, Associate Professor of Composition at Bowling Green State University “Source was an audacious piece of new music entrepreneurship that could only have happened in the 1960s. I well recall discovering it in the stacks at the university library, flipping the pages and learning that you could just jump right off the edge of the known musical world. This was not a journal that provided information or mere perspectives on new music: it showed you the music itself. It brought you into direct contact with the excitement, provocation, beauty, audacity, ingenuity, and insight of the leading experimental musicians of the day. You might be offended, intrigued, inspired, amused, baffled, but the point was that you were right in there, seeing what was going on and deciding for yourself what you wanted to make out of it. How wonderful it is for this liberating historical moment to be reincarnated; who knows what musical adventures this re-publication will inspire.” —James Pritchett, author of The Music of John Cage “This long awaited reissue of important documents from the late 1960s, including graphic scores, essays, and articles, is an indispensable anthology of cross-disciplinary ideas about music and composition. This is a fascinating treasure trove of musical counterculture, absolutely relevant today.” —Christian Marclay, visual artist and composer “Source was an essential document of its time, a music magazine that made beautiful music—and beautiful art. This was one of the reasons why I was delighted to be able to reissue all the recordings on a three CD set on Pogus. This book now puts all the print issues in one’s hand, bringing us as close to having Source again as we are ever likely to get." —Al Margolis, Pogus Productions ( “There was a glorious moment at the cusp of the 1970s when all our musical road maps became obsolete overnight. Young composers relied instead on the accounts of voyageurs, many of which were printed in the pages of Source. Austin and Kahn’s meticulous compendium carries us back to that heady, pre-Web time when anything seemed possible.” —Nicolas Collins, Editor-in-Chief, Leonardo Music Journal
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The Astonishing Fun New Way to Create More Profits for Your Business by Following Your Heart

Author: Joe Vitale,Craig Perrine

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470285265

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 240

View: 1149

Inspired Marketing! presents the inside secrets of today?s most successful marketers. If you sell anything, this handy, practical, rainmaking guide reveals a new way to sell without resorting to hype, scare tactics, or manipulation using an amazing step-based model anyone can apply. If you?re a salesperson or marketer who knows that the old tactics no longer work and that long-term success requires fresh ideas, this is the perfect guide for you.
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