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Over the past few decades, studies have shown that Americans are the most anxious people in the world. We take the most medication for it, see doctors to treat it, and spend fortunes trying to relieve it. How have we let our fears get the better of us? In Anxious for Nothing, Max Lucado leads readers to reflect on the promises of Philippians 4:4-8. This passage from Paul's epistle contains an antidote to anxiety that will help you develop a mindset of resilience. Rediscover the power of prayer and take control of your thoughts.
Whether you find parenting intuitive or impossible, we could all use a hand here and there. And we could use it quick! In 8 Simple Tools, child psychologist and father Todd Cartmell walks you through the nuts and bolts of healthy, effective parenting.
In God talks with me about Overcoming Fears, Anita loves her bedtime ritual with her mom and dad but once they shut off the light and say goodnight, she is afraid of all the sounds that she hears. Anita learns an important lesson in trusting and praying to God to overcome her fears of what's hiding in the dark and in the end she discovers that God cares for her and will always watch over and protect her.
Stormie Omartian looks back at 20 years of parenting and seeing the power in praying for her children. In these easy-to-read chapters, she shares from personal experience as to how parents can pray for their kids' safety, character development, relationship with God, and so much more.