. Using examples from her personal life and from the scriptures, Emily shares six lessons that can help all of us make it through the middle moments of our lives. They talk about the miracle, the promise, the way it all worked out.
Even This: Getting to the Place Where You Can Trust God with AnythingShadow Mountain #ad - In a moment of honesty, genuine realness, and beautiful prose, she found herself asking the question she had been afraid to consider: “Where is God in this?”Through biblical insight, Emily will help you discover how to:Diminish the power of doubt by coming to understand why the place of deepest asking is where the believing begins.
Stop letting fear dictate the depth of your belief through daily reflections that will restore your confidence in God. Let go of your need to control by discovering what is holding you back from being completely vulnerable with God. In even this, emily belle freeman shares her own deeply personal experiences of feeling forgotten by God—from the fear of abandonment in a dark hospital room to the desperation that followed months of unanswered prayers.
Closer to ChristDeseret Book Company #ad - She then outlines a twelve-month path of discipleship divided into individual areas of focus, inspired counsel from prophets and apostles, each containing invitations for personal growth, and suggested scriptures to help us focus our efforts. As you draw closer to christ, you'll discover ways that He can refresh you spiritually, strengthen you in the face of adversity, and help you find more joy.
Each of us will experience moments when we find ourselves fervently seeing the healing, the hope, and the grace that only Christ can bring. Beloved writer and speaker Emily Freeman seeks to help each of us find the peace that comes through the Savior. Sometimes you just need a place to start, a reminder of how near the Lord is—a little bit of hope.
Closer to Christ #ad - Combining her two best-selling books 21 days closer to Christ and Becoming His into one engaging new volume, Emily Freeman first invites us on a 21-day journey toward a closer relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ.
Almighty: How the Most Powerful Being in the Universe Is Also Your Heavenly FatherDeseret Book Company #ad - But who exactly is he? does he know me? Can I know Him?This book is designed to help you discover the answers to those questions and more. Grab a pen or a pencil, his character, get ready to do some creative thinking, and come closer to God the Father by learning about His identify, and—most important—how He feels about you.
My mind raced but all i could focus on was, and in his son, starts at number one with faith in "God the Father, Jesus Christ, "What DID I believe?"The Articles of Faith, our quick go-to for what we believe, and in the Holy Ghost. But what does that mean for us today, walking down the halls at school or out on the field? Who is God exactly? What does He look like and sound like? What does Deity mean to me? Some of our most foundational doctrines surround the character of God and our relationship with Him.
Almighty: How the Most Powerful Being in the Universe Is Also Your Heavenly Father #ad - What do you believe?" The stranger yelled as he grabbed my hand. There I was. This was the opportunity I had been trained for, right? The made-up scenario from seminary that was now actually happening. The stage was set. My missionary moment. I was up to bat.
Love Life and See Good DaysDeseret Book #ad - But how is it done?"in this "handbook of happy thoughts, " Emily invites us to explore some of the scriptures she found on her quest for the answers to that question. Whatever our situation, these reflections will help each of us discover how to more fully Love Life, and See Good Days. Contentsintroduction: love life, and see good dayschapter 1: it's all in your perspectivechapter 2: You Have Compassed This Mountain Long EnoughChapter 3: The Breaking of the Day Has Found Me on My KneesChapter 4: Live After the Manner of HappinessChapter 5: I Knew.
. Yet i would not knowchapter 6: the answer you needchapter 7: my heart had great experiencechapter 8: list what You LoveChapter 9: Sowing in Tears—Reaping in JoyChapter 10: Specially This DayChapter 11: In Every ParticularChapter 12:The Oil of GladnessConclusion: The Happy BookAcknowledgmentsSources Cited.
Love Life and See Good Days #ad - At other times, we may be doing all right but just feel the desire for something more. I believe it would lead to more happiness. But no one reminds us to see good days. What would change if we took as our motto the scriptural phrase "Love life, and see good days" 1 Peter 3:10?"I believe it would be life changing, " writes Emily Freeman.
Have a good day" is practically a mantra in our society. Each of these verses becomes a simple suggestion to help us see good days, whether that means shifting our perspective a bit, rising above some of our old frustrations, letting go of a few things, or reaching deep inside for enough faith to trust in the Savior's promises to us.
Creating a Christ-Centered Home: 12 Teachings of Jesus to Strengthen Our Families revised editionDeseret Book #ad - Previously titled the christ-Centered Home, this revised edition supports the new Come, Follow Me curriculum. In the hectic scramble of a world that asks us to do everything, and make it all look easy, be everyone, we often lose track of the experiences that really matter most—quiet moments in our homes with our families when we feel the peace of Jesus Christ.
The lessons jesus taught in the homes of His followers were simple. They were basic. In creating a christ-centered home, you will discover how to fill your family's hearts with the principles Jesus taught in the most sacred of classrooms: the home. There is a humility that comes when we invite the Lord into our most private spaces.
Creating a Christ-Centered Home: 12 Teachings of Jesus to Strengthen Our Families revised edition #ad - Within the hush we hear the gentle whisper of His voice, we experience the touch of His hand, and we feel the prompting to rise. And they were—and are—essential. Invite him in, and experience the added measure of peace, strength, courage, and hope that comes when Jesus Christ becomes the central focus of your home.
Celebrating a Christ-Centered ChristmasEnsign Peak #ad - These simple experiences will give you an opportunity to escape from the frantic busyness of the Christmas season to spend time reflecting on the Savior and the miracle of His birth. Discover how each figure of the nativity can lead your family closer to Christ this Christmas season. Learn the tradition of the tinkling bell, create a tender mercy tree, whip up a batch of French cocoa, and find ways to make your gift-giving more meaningful as Celebrating a Christ-Centered Christmas guides you through seven meaningful traditions inspired by the nativity setting.
Celebrating a Christ-Centered Christmas Children's EditionEnsign Peak #ad - Displaying the ornaments throughout the Christmas holiday will remind your children of the lessons they are learning about the baby Jesus. This children's edition of Celebrating a Christ-Centered Christmas will guide you through seven meaningful traditions inspired by the Nativity setting. They will give your family an opportunity to escape from the frantic bustle of the Christmas season and spend time reflecting on the baby Jesus and the miracle of His birth.
This interactive book invites children to watch each figure approach the waiting manger and encourages them to ask what they might have done if they had been there on the night Jesus was born. Seven beautiful ornaments have been created to accompany the lesson each figure teaches. These simple experiences are not meant to add more to an already crowded holiday season but to offer something different.
Celebrating a Christ-Centered Christmas Children's Edition #ad - Discover how each figure of the Nativity can lead your family closer to Christ this Christmas season.
The Next Right Thing: A Simple, Soulful Practice for Making Life DecisionsRevell #ad - If you have trouble making decisions, because of either chronic hesitation you've always lived with or a more recent onset of decision fatigue, Emily P. Nothing gets our attention like an unmade decision: should i accept the new position? Which schooling choice is best for my kids? How can I support my aging parents? When we have a decision to make and the answer isn't clear, what we want more than anything is peace, clarity, and a nudge in the right direction.
With this simple, it is possible to clear the decision-making chaos, quiet the fear of choosing wrong, soulful practice, and find the courage to finally decide without regret or second-guessing. Whether you're in the midst of a major life transition or are weary of the low-grade anxiety that daily life can bring, Emily helps create space for your soul to breathe so you can live life with God at a gentle pace and discern your next right thing in love.
The Next Right Thing: A Simple, Soulful Practice for Making Life Decisions #ad - . Freeman offers a fresh way of practicing familiar but often forgotten advice: simply do the next right thing.
The Book of Mormon Study Guide: Start to Finish, Revised EditionDeseret Book Company #ad - As we ask inspired questions and seek a deeper understanding of the scriptures, we invite personal revelation to help us in our challenging and ever-changing journey of life. This comprehensive volume brings the most unique, most compelling, and most insightful comments on the Book of Mormon together into one place to help you get more out of your personal scripture study.
As we study this keystone of our religion, scripture reference books, what help can we find to help us see and understand its doctrines more deeply?The Book of Mormon Study Guide: Start to Finish is a comprehensive, question-and-answer commentary that draws from thousands of the very best insights on the scriptures, Church magazines and manuals, the most respected scholarly commentaries, including those from General Authorities, and other publications.
Wildly OptimisticCedar Fort #ad - Being an optimist doesn't mean being happy all the time or that bad days won't come. Life is filled with hard, unwanted, unexpected, and uncharted paths. With her trademark honesty, optimism, how to keep going when too much time passes, when things don't work out, and love for the Lord, and how to be hopeful when it's not what we wanted, she addresses how to stay close to God even when He is silent, and when we want to give up.
With new perspectives on scripture stories and personal trials, Al Carraway will help you better understand the Lord and allow Him the opportunity to show you how great He really is. Because even with the hard and unexpected, with God, we have every reason to be wildly optimistic! It's filled with challenges that make us wonder if God is really guiding our lives.
Wildly Optimistic #ad - It means being proactive in our moments of crumbling and looking for lessons and opportunities and light. It is the knowledge that when hard days do come they won't last and that better ones are coming. Does he still care about us? is he really good? is he even there at all? But what if there's another way to look at it? In her book Wildly Optimistic, Al Carraway offers new methods and perspectives for life's inevitable challenges.