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Raising Our Hands

By Jenna Arnold
  • ISBN Code: : 1950665240
  • Publisher : BenBella Books
  • Pages : 336
  • Category : History
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  • Pdf : raising-our-hands.pdf

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White women are one of the most influential demographics in America—we are the largest voting bloc, with purchasing power that exceeds anybody else's, and when we unify to demand change, we are a force to be reckoned with. Yet, so many of us sit idly on the sidelines, opting out of raising our hands to do, learn, and engage in ways that could make a difference. Why? White American women are no monolith. Yet, as Women's March national organizer Jenna Arnold has learned over the past few years criss-crossing the US in conversations with white women about their identity and role in the country, we do possess common characteristics—ones that get in the way of us becoming more engaged as citizens. We're so focused on checking off our to-do lists, or so afraid of getting it wrong, or so busy trying to avoid conflict, that we are actively avoiding the urgent conversations we need to have. We are confused about how we got here and unsure how to do better. Raising Our Hands is the reckoning cry for white women. It asks us to step up and join the new frontlines of the fight against complacency—in our homes, in our behaviors, and in our own minds. Consider Raising Our Hands your starting place, your "Intro to Being a White Woman in Today's World" freshman-year class. In these pages, Jenna peels back the history that's been kept out of textbooks and the cultural norms that are holding us back, so we can finally start really listening to marginalized voices and doing our part to promote progress. The American white woman is a powerful force—an essential participant—to mobilize alongside the rest of humanity on behalf of the world, and we can no longer make excuses for why we don't have time or don't know enough.

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  • Pdf File: life-changing-prayers.pdf

Book Short Summary:

They were just ordinary people--a loyal servant, a woman who desperately wanted a child, an old man who still had hope, and a young teenager who couldn't quite believe God's great love. Ordinary people who prayed extraordinary prayers to an extraordinary God. They weren't always eloquent. They weren't always the type of person you might think God would listen to. But they trusted God and his plans for their lives, and that made all the difference. Life-Changing Prayers tells their stories and shares their desperate, hopeful, and gratitude-filled prayers, inspiring and emboldening readers to ask God for the desires of their own hearts. Anyone who desires to pray life-changing prayers, as well as anyone whose prayer life has grown stagnant or nonexistent, will find here the encouragement to pray confidently and expectantly to the God who always hears--and always answers.

Voices of Social Education

By Bernardo E. Pohl,Cameron White,Christine Beaudry
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Book Code : 1648023770
  • Total of Pages : 377
  • Category : Education
  • Members : 916
  • Pdf File: voices-of-social-education.pdf

Book Short Summary:

There is only one place where social education can occur and flourish: through the voices that create a pedagogy of change. And it is these voices where the most exciting and provocative moments can occur for those of us who are passionate about education, teaching, social justice, equity, and love. As such, social education is a journey—an endeavor that makes us savor the experience of the journey more than the destination. And social education is a journey that ins enhanced through educator and student voices because it occurs in the most important spaces of our personal and professional lives. It occurs in the hallways of the schools we teach, in the staff meetings we attend, in the mountain villages we venture to visit, in the places we work, and in the spaces we occupy. Moreover, social education is a unique kind of journey because it is a human experience that seldom occurs alone. It happens with our colleagues and our loved ones. It happens with our students, administrators, and other professionals who are fighting for the same things that we so fervently believe. In the end, social education occurs and flourishes in the trenches because it is the active pursuit of getting our hands dirty in our endless pursuit for a better and more just world. Social education is also a narrative, which takes on a different meaning for each one of us. This is because sooner or later each person that embarks into the journey of social education develops its own personal definition of what social education entails through his or her own personal landscape and knowledge. This personal landscape has been evolving since we were very young with some of the best examples of human courage and tenacity in the fight for social justice. Voices of Social Education: A Pedagogy of Change is a collection of personal stories. In this volume, academics, teachers, students, activists, and artists share their personal stories of triumph, tribulations, and courage in their daily fight for social justice and equality. The term social education is not defined as a set number of guidelines or a specific definition; we give the term an organic fluency to stress that social education is a point of encounter--a common space-- where we can share with each other our experiences, values, and culture to form a more genuine and just social experience.

The Way I Was Made

By Chris Tomlin
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Multnomah
  • Book Code : 0307563650
  • Total of Pages : 192
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 419
  • Pdf File: the-way-i-was-made.pdf

Book Short Summary:

The writer of today’s most cherished worship songs guides you on a personal journey to living for God’s glory. You have been created for a great life—a life that tells the story of God. The Bible clearly shows that we have been uniquely created for a purposeful life, but it’s not meant to be about us, or our career, or our fame. It’s all about God, and His glory. That’s the purpose of Chris Tomlin’s first book—to get you to think of yourself as one of God’s fame builders. Through personal stories and his lyrics, Chris takes you on a journey to discover who you are and how you can live a life that tells the story of God. Includes a study guide for small groups or personal use.

Insights to Finding Spiritual Peace

By Lex Adams
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Book Code : 1664253920
  • Total of Pages : 188
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 898
  • Pdf File: insights-to-finding-spiritual-peace.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Are you hungry for more of God? Do you seek a greater understanding of His purpose for your life and hope to walk in His blessings? Do you long for His comfort and guidance and answers when confused? Do you want to know more about the Holy Spirit? The second in a series, Insights to Finding Spiritual Peace offers a compilation of Bible studies and commentaries written over more than twenty years. They were born from personal experience and insights from God and originated as monthly prayer letters with a written Bible message. These studies invite you to a deeper spiritual walk with the Lord and nourish and comfort the soul through the stresses and challenges of life. The secrets of the Lord’s purposes are found in the Bible, and as the Holy Spirit opens our eyes to His Word, we gain His insight. It is then we can say, “I understand.” This volume presents a series of “now I understand” moments that can bring you knowledge and comfort. This collection of Bible studies and commentary seeks to help you recognize and benefit from the work of the Holy Spirit in your life.

The November Note

By Sanchit Goel,Prateek Verma
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : PepperScript
  • Book Code : 8192678024
  • Total of Pages : 200
  • Category :
  • Members : 939
  • Pdf File: the-november-note.pdf

Book Short Summary:

In a known place, techie and funny, they were being played with, tossed during the days, huddled during the nights, stomach full of complaints, and souls earnestly desiring to make the imperfect alright. Two boys, minds so unlike, but there is something that ties. Midhansh and Sidhesh are busy crossing the labyrinth of engineering, young doers, believers of fate, or maybe not, dependent on luck and crazy lover boys. Their past comes back to them in the most unforeseen ways, with intentions so unsought. What different will November offer? Are mere notes made up of meaningless facts or is some sort of philosophy supposed to decide how one has to feel? Is there a better explanation to revenge? “The November Note” is a tale about friendship, emotions, and true love. T&C apply* *Don’t wait for November

My Eating Disorder

By Branch Kimball
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Trafford Publishing
  • Book Code : 1490763228
  • Total of Pages : 314
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Members : 810
  • Pdf File: my-eating-disorder.pdf

Book Short Summary:

This book summarizes how anorexia and bulimia affected my life in the past and how it troubles my present. It has affected my relationships at home, school, and work. Indulging in behaviors brought me to rock bottom when I had to quit my job and nearly separated from my wife. I spent three months in residential treatment for my eating disorder. All my meals and bathroom breaks were monitored. I could not stop my behaviors on my own; I was literally addicted to them. This book also summarizes principles of recovery I used to help me fix the cognitive distortions that kept me blind from reality. It summarizes things I learned in residential that I hope all who struggle with an eating disorder, or any addictive behavior, can use. All names and places have been fictionalized at the request of my publisher. The stories are real.

The Olatha Prophecy Book 1

By Clyde Thomas Erikson
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Book Code : 9781465334206
  • Total of Pages : 630
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 575
  • Pdf File: the-olatha-prophecy-book-1.pdf

Book Short Summary:

This story is about a group of teenagers, six girls and one boy, who become involved with the beginnings of the fulfillment of a very old prophecy. This book follows the day to day lives of the group of girls as they travel on a passenger/cargo ship to the planet Olatha. This is a story about life, so there are boring repetitions, laughter, conflicts, arguments and sexual intimacy. The initial character, Diane Lin Sussette, was intrigued by the prophecy that she came upon, but she hadnt any idea how it would affect her personally.

God, I Don't Know What to Say Right Now

By Nichole Campbell
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.
  • Book Code : 1098036751
  • Total of Pages : 118
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 464
  • Pdf File: god-i-don-t-know-what-to-say-right-now.pdf

Book Short Summary:

We are all on a journey in this life. For some, it seems like the path we are on is smooth sailing, no hindrances, and no major events to be concerned about. But for many others, the road has not been smooth. There have been some bumps, potholes, roadblocks, street closures, and even diversions. There have been so many events in their lives: death, life-threatening illnesses, and job loss. They seem to happen one after the other, or while we are in the middle of one crisis, another one is occurring. It is at this point, for many, and after much prayer for and over the situation, that we throw up our hands and say, "God, I don't know what to say right now." On life's journey, we are either entering, going through, or coming out of a wilderness. The necessary weapon for warfare on that journey is prayer. It is the conversation that we have with God where we cry out for help from the pains we feel inside and echo the pleas of the desires of our hearts. Yet there are times when we don't know what to say; we are at a loss for words. In this book, we explore prayer in and through our wilderness moments. We look at tools and practices that can increase and improve our conversations with God, especially when we are struggling to find the right words to say as we go through the many events that can happen in our lives.