Mohammad Amin Sheikho
Birth: 1890 A.D.
Death: 1964 A.D.
Precept: Interpretation of the Holy Qur'an
- Introduction - Stories of the Scholar – Part 5
- The Dignity of a Believing Officer.
- His Enemies Confessed to His Excellence.
- The Officer, a Repentant Criminal and a Chicken Coop.
- Danger Overcome on the Al-Qaboon Highway.
- Obsequious Behaviour Is not Tolerated.
- Superior Intelligence Resolves a Difficult Situation.
- The False Penitent Will Never Succeed.
- The Minister of War Yusuf Al- 'Azma and the Battle of Maysalun.
- The Tale of a Good Butcher and a Bad Butcher.
- The French Woman Learns the Reason for the Veil.
- Defending the Sheikh against a Murderous Mob.
- The Governor of the Castle Ensures Stability within Its Walls.
- Occasional Marital Privacy for Prisoners.
- The Irreverent Grocer Is Foiled.
- Prisoner in the Castle or Guest of Honour?
- A Complex Story of Punishment, Rebellion and Mercy.
In 1933 Louisville, Kentucky, even the ongoing economic depression cannot keep Piper Danson's parents from insisting on a debut party. After all, their fortune came through the market crash intact, and they've picked out the perfect suitor for their daughter. Braxton Crandall can give her the kind of life she's used to. The only problem? This is not the man--or the life--she really wants.
When Piper gets the opportunity to volunteer as a horseback Frontier Nursing courier in the Appalachian Mountains for the summer, she jumps at the chance to be something other than a dutiful daughter or a kept wife in a loveless marriage. The work is taxing, the scenery jaw-droppingly gorgeous, and the people she meets along the way open up a whole new world to her. The longer she stays, the more an advantageous marriage slips from her grasp. But something much more precious--true love--is drawing ever closer.
Bestselling author Ann H. Gabhart invites you into the storied hills of Eastern Kentucky to discover what happens when one intrepid young woman steps away from the restrictive past into a beautiful, wide-open future.
This is the true love story of Joni and her husband of 30 years, Ken Tada. A love story showing what it truly means for a man and a woman to live in love … in sickness and in health.
Even the honeymoon wasn’t easy. Did Ken realize what he was getting into when he proposed to Joni, a quadriplegic woman? As their marriage years moved on, Ken became increasingly overwhelmed by the never-ceasing demands of caring for Joni, who begins to experience chronic, extreme, nightmarish pain. Ken sinks into depression, and the couple finds themselves on parallel tracks in life, married and living under the same roof but drifting apart emotionally.
But as they fight for their marriage and find their way through the mazes of depression and pain, they wrap their two lives around their rock—Jesus.
During Ken’s denial of Joni’s diagnosis, and Joni’s thoughts of how wonderful a quick exit to heaven would be, they experience a personal visitation with the savior you will never forget.
Four brides. One dress. The New York Times bestselling tale of faith, redemption, and timeless love.
Charlotte owns a chic Birmingham bridal boutique. Dressing brides for their big day is her gift—and her passion. But with her own wedding day approaching, why can’t she find the perfect dress—or feel certain she should marry Tim?
Then Charlotte purchases a vintage dress in a battered trunk at an estate sale. It looks brand-new, shimmering with pearls and satin, hand-stitched and timeless in its design. But where did it come from? Who wore it?
Charlotte’s search for the gown’s history—and its new bride—begins as a distraction from her sputtering love life. But it takes on a life of its own as she comes to know the women who have worn the dress. Emily from 1912. Mary Grace from 1939. Hillary from 1968. Each with something unique to share. For woven within the threads of the beautiful hundred-year-old gown is the truth about Charlotte’s heritage, the power of courage and faith, and the beauty of finding true love. Full length clean romanceIncludes discussion questions for book clubs
New Edition of a Powerful Prayer ManualThe Bible emphasizes the importance of prayer in our day-to-day relationship with God and shows us how to pray with proven effectiveness. But did you know that you can increase your love for God by praying the Bible?Using these biblical truths as the guide, this classic, trusted resource takes you on a life-changing--and heart-changing--journey through prayer. Outlining seven steps along the pathway--including how to pray, what to pray, when to pray, and more--trusted Bible teachers Wesley and Stacey Campbell help lead you directly to God's presence! Along the way, you will learn the importance of prayer, how to go about it, and why God's Word is the one and only source of truly effective, powerful prayer.Filled with wisdom, inspiring stories, and real-world guidance, this book is a practical, invaluable tool no matter where you are in your prayer journey.
From best-selling novelist Beth Wiseman, three complete stories about living and loving plain in Lancaster County
Plain PromiseùWinters can be brutally cold and lonely in Pennsylvania. Young Amish widow Sadie Fisher rejoices when a renter leases her guest cottage. Kade Saunders turns out to be impulsive, frustrating, and attractiveùbut romance with an Englischer is forbidden according to the Ordnung. Soon Kade is surprised with custody of a child he barely knowsùhis five-year-old autistic son, Tyler. Though their worlds seem far apart, Sadie and Kade soon find their hearts warming in the depths of winter.
Plain ParadiseùLindaÆs Amish life seems like paradise. The bishopÆs grandson has been courting her and may propose soon. Then she discovers that sheÆs adopted. Her birth mother, Josie, comes to town and Linda finds herself drawn to JosieÆs world. Meanwhile, LindaÆs adoptive parents and her Amish beau struggle to understand how this interruption could possibly be GodÆs will. As new relationships begin and old ones are tested, no oneÆs life will remain the same.
Plain ProposalùMiriam Raber could have her pick of any bachelor in Lancaster County, but she only has eyes for Saul Fisher. Even when rumors circulate that he may leave the Amish community to pursue a once-in-a-lifetime apprenticeship, Miriam makes a bold assertion: she will stand by him, whether he stays or goes. As Miriam and Saul consider leaving their lives behind, God starts revealing things to Miriam that make her think twice about what it means to be a Daughter of the Promise.
“… that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect Will of God.” - Romans 12:2 There simply is no topic more important than being in the perfect will of God. The single thing that will distinguish ministers of the gospel (and we are all appointed such!) is their ability to hear the voice of God accurately. How vital it is to follow the Holy Spirit into the perfect will of God! That is where you will flourish and achieve all that you desire for Him. This outstanding work by Dag Heward-Mills cannot fail to have an impact on your personal life and public ministry. How You Can Be in the Perfect Will of God is another best seller from a man of God, who excels for Christ.
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