Let God give you a happy heart and it will give you a natural face-lift.
~ Pastor Bob
Choose Joy: Because Happiness Isn’t Enough by Kay Warren
In this inspiring book, Kay Warren teaches women what joy really is, where to find it, and how to choose it in the good times and the bad. With compassion and wisdom, she shows readers–even those who live with the constant companions of discouragement and depression–that true joy is deeper, richer, and more accessible than they might think.
Encouragement Changes Everything by John C. Maxwell
Lives are changed-from the simple to the dramatic-through the miracle of encouragement.
Encouragement is an essential nutrient of growing a positive attitude and improving life, and providing that encouragement benefits both the giver and the receiver(s). The world’s foremost leadership expert, John Maxwell, offers practical advice on how to effectively provide the kind of encouragement that transforms individuals, families, churches, and work teams into happier, healthier, more affirming networks. Encouragement Changes Everything focuses on the importance of valuing and growing relationships. This is the perfect gift for people to share and enjoy in either personal or professional contexts.
This Too Shall Pass; Keeping Faith During Hard Times is a collection of heartfelt stories told by real people who have lived through difficult and trying times. Their stories share how they endured pain and sorrow, the lessons they learned, and how they found the faith and courage to carry forth. Biblical passages, inspirational quotations, prayers, and devotionals in the book provide additional guidance for the Christian reader.