In Search Of Wisdom

In Search Of Wisdom

In Search Of Wisdom

#1 New York Times bestselling author Joyce Meyer takes us on a journey through the wisdom of Proverbs that leaves us transformed and prepared to face daily choices and challenges. The book of Proverbs is a treasure trove of spiritual and practical wisdom that equips us to live our best lives. Knowledge is important, but if it isn't converted into action, it fails to create transformational change in our lives. It is important to gain a thoughtful and practical understanding of the seven foundational principles in the book of Proverbs: Wisdom, Understanding, Prudence, Knowledge, Discretion, Discernment, and Fear of the Lord. If we desire to possess these qualities, we must make a commitment to a deeper understanding and implementation of these values in our daily lives. Featuring inspiring questions to promote thoughtful reflection, In Search of Wisdom will enlighten you with God's understanding and teach you the foundational principles and secure God's help in practicing them.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Joyce Meyer
Publisher : FaithWords
Release : 2021-01-19
Total Pages : 272 Pages
ISBN : 9781546017639


In Search Of Wisdom

In Search Of Wisdom

#1 New York Times bestselling author Joyce Meyer takes us on a journey through the wisdom of Proverbs to leave us transformed and equipped to face daily choices and challenges. The book of Proverbs is a treasure trove of both spiritual and practical wisdom that gives us what we need to guide our steps each and every day. Knowledge is important, but if it isn't turned into action, it fails to help us on an earthly level. Because of this, it is important to gain understanding of the seven foundational principles frequently seen in Proverbs: Wisdom, Understanding, Prudence, Knowledge, Discretion, Discernment, and Fear of the Lord. If we desire to have these qualities, we must make a commitment to slow down. We will need to stop multi-tasking and learn to enjoy times of solitude and blessed quiet. We must give sincere thought regarding action to be taken, remembering that each action produces a result. Featuring inspiring questions and space for thoughtful reflection, In Search of Wisdom will enlighten you with God's understanding and teach you the foundational principles and secure God's help in practicing them.

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Author : Joyce Meyer
Publisher : Faithwords
Release : 2021-01-19
Total Pages : 224 Pages
ISBN : 154601764X


The Greek Search For Wisdom

The Greek Search For Wisdom

The philosopher Alfred North Whitehead once said that all of Western philosophy was "but a series of footnotes to Plato." By the same token, one could argue that all of Western civilization is but an extension of the ancient Greek cultural legacy. The Greeks invented tragedy, comedy, lyric poetry, history, philosophy, and democracy. They also made remarkable advances in science, medicine, and mathematics. In the author’s view, what ties this wide-ranging intellectual ferment together is a restless search for wisdom. The author looks at ten outstanding examples of Greek wisdom, offering fresh and engaging portraits of the epic poets (Homer, Hesiod); dramatists (Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes); historians (Herodotus, Thucydides); and philosophers (Plato, Aristotle) against the background of Greek history. In each case he asks what the author has to tell us— regardless of genre—about our place in the world and how we should live our lives. By surveying some of the highest peaks of ancient civilization, the author argues that we gain perspective on the historical terrain that lies below. This book presents an eloquent and convincing case that a study of the Greek classics, as Gustave Flaubert explained, makes us "greater, wiser, purer."

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Genre : Philosophy
Author : Michael K. Kellogg
Publisher : Prometheus Books
Release : 2012-07-10
Total Pages : 341 Pages
ISBN : 9781616145767


What Really Matters

What Really Matters

At the height of his career as a journalist, Tony Schwartz hit an unexpected wall. Why did success suddenly feel so empty? How could he add richer meaning to his everyday life? What guides could he trust on the road to wisdom? During the next five years his search for answers took him from a meditation retreat in the mountains of Utah to a biofeedback laboratory in Kansas, from a peak-performance workshop at a tennis academy in Florida to a right-brain drawing course in Boston. Blending the hunger of a seeker with a journalist's hard-headed inquiry, he discovered the best teachers and techniques for inner development--and identified the potential pitfalls and false gurus he met along the way. What he found dramatically changed his life. It may change yours as well.

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Genre : Self-Help
Author : Tony Schwartz
Publisher : Bantam
Release : 1996-03-01
Total Pages : 481 Pages
ISBN : 9780553374926


How To Live

How To Live

In this witty guide for seekers of all ages, author Henry Alford seeks instant enlightenment through conversations with those who have lived long and lived well. Armed with recent medical evidence that supports the cliche that older people are, indeed, wiser, Alford sets off to interview people over 70--some famous (Phyllis Diller, Harold Bloom, Edward Albee), some accomplished (the world's most-quoted author, a woman who walked across the country at age 89 in support of campaign finance reform), some unusual (a pastor who thinks napping is a form of prayer, a retired aerospace engineer who eats food out of the garbage.) Early on in the process, Alford interviews his 79 year-old mother and step-father, and inadvertently changes the course of their 36 year-long union. Part family memoir, part Studs Terkel, How To Live considers some unusual sources--deathbed confessions, late-in-life journals--to deliver a highly optimistic look at our dying days. By showing that life after 70 is the fulfillment of, not the end to, life's questions and trials, How to Live delivers that most unexpected punch: it makes you actually *want* to get older.

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Henry Alford
Publisher : Twelve
Release : 2009-01-02
Total Pages : 272 Pages
ISBN : 9780446544405


Searching For Wisdom

Searching For Wisdom

It¿s easy to miss when you read the book of Proverbs: Solomon addresses his children, dozens of times. Since he fathered an untold number of children, Solomon chose to write them a collection of his wise observations they could all read whenever they had time. This timeless wise message from a father to his child is just as relevant today as it ever was.Today, many Americans grow up in broken and single-parent homes. As a result, they long for guidance in confusing areas such as sex, managing money and building lasting friendships.In Searching for Wisdom, teaching pastor Conrad Hilario shows how our heavenly Father¿s wisdom in Proverbs fills in the gaps left by our earthly parents.Practical, readable, and straightforward, this book takes you into the heart of Proverbs to learn how wisdom from God can change your life.No matter our background, Proverbs brims with practical life lessons from our heavenly Father.

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Author : Conrad Hilario
Publisher :
Release : 2018-02-28
Total Pages : 192 Pages
ISBN : 0997605731


In Search Of Wisdom

In Search Of Wisdom

In Search of Wisdom is a book born of the friendship of three gifted teachers, exploring the universal human journey and our quest for meaning and understanding. This translation of the French bestseller brings readers an intimate, insightful, and wide-ranging conversation between Buddhist monk and author Matthieu Ricard, philosopher Alexandre Jollien, and psychiatrist Christophe André. Join these three luminaries as they share their views on how we uncover our deepest aspirations in life, the nature of the ego, living with the full range of human emotion, the art of listening, the temple of the body, the origin of suffering, the joy of altruism, true freedom, and much more. “We don't pretend to be experts on the subject matter or models in accomplishing the work or overcoming the obstacles involved in it,” they write. “We are only travelers in search of wisdom, aware that the path is long and arduous, and that we have so much still to discover, to clarify, and to assimilate through practice . . . Our dearest wish is that when you cast your eyes on these pages, you will discover subjects for reflection to inspire you and brighten the light of your life.” In Search of Wisdom Highlights • Discovering our deepest aspirations • The ego: friend or impostor? • Learning to live with the full spectrum of our emotions • The art of listening • The body: burden or idol? • Suffering and its origins • The joy of altruism • The school of simplicity • Guilt and forgiveness • True freedom • Daily practice

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Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
Author : Matthieu Ricard
Publisher : Sounds True
Release : 2018-06-19
Total Pages : 336 Pages
ISBN : 9781683640257


My Time With God

My Time With God

Over the course of three years, Joyce Meyer recorded in her journal the personal devotions and inspirations that guided her busy life. Those writings comprise MY TIME WITH GOD, the 365-day devotional that shares powerful insight into Joyce's spiritual reflections and journey. Each daily entry guides readers through a narrative of meditations, an uplifting declaration, and relevant scripture to encourage greater intimacy with God. Including spiritual revelations experienced by one of the world's leading Bible teachers, this book will renew readers' minds, offering assurance of God's complete love and desire for closeness with them.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Joyce Meyer
Publisher : FaithWords
Release : 2017-10-10
Total Pages : 256 Pages
ISBN : 9781455560134


Round By Round

Round By Round

For the past ten years, Florine has delivered messages regarding the kingdom of God and the promises of God. When she decided to put together this little book in 2000, it was for the bedside table or coffee table. Primarily, it was given to relatives and friends. Many have encouraged her to print “round by round” so they could make gifts of the book. They cherish their copies and will not part with them. To God be the glory and to God be the praise.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Florine Dotson Evans
Publisher : WestBow Press
Release : 2014-08-27
Total Pages : 80 Pages
ISBN : 9781490838014


Where Is Wisdom

Where Is Wisdom

Where can we find wisdom? Down in the deep caverns? At the bottom of the ocean floor? This visual tour through the poetry of Job 28 parallels Scripture and leads readers on a treasure hunt through the wonders of God’s creation. Among all the dazzling treasures this world has to offer, we learn of an even greater treasure—wisdom—and of the mighty God who alone can lead us to it. Beautifully illustrated, Where Is Wisdom? is a unique celebration of the words and imagery of Job, one that guides young readers high and low to marvel ultimately at the true end of wisdom, Jesus Christ.

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Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author : Scott James
Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
Release : 2020-03-17
Total Pages : 32 Pages
ISBN : 9781535991629