Age Of Opportunity by Laurence Steinberg

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release : 2014-09-09
ISBN-13 : 9780544279773
Hardcover : 264 Pages


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A leading expert on adolescence cites new research and describes how to raise happy, successful kids by helping parents navigate this challenging, but developmentally crucial, time through strategies that instill self-control during the teenage years. 25,000 first printing.

Age Of Opportunity by Paul David Tripp

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Presbyterian & Reformed Publishing Company
Release : 2001
ISBN-13 : 0875526055
Hardcover : 291 Pages


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Teenage hassles that disrupt parents? lives? Or prime opportunities to connect with, listen to, and nurture our kids? Paul Tripp uncovers the heart issues affecting parents and their teenagers during the often chaotic adolescent years. With wit, wisdom, humility, and compassion, he shows parents how to seize the countless opportunities to deepen communication, learn, and grow with their teenagers.

Land Of Opportunity by William M. Adler

Genre : Political Science
Editor : Plume
Release : 1996
ISBN-13 : 0452276837
Hardcover : 432 Pages


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Examines the case of Billy Joe Chambers and his brothers, who ran a complex, multimillion-dollar crack cocaine operation in Detroit

Why Do They Act That Way by David Allen Walsh

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Simon and Schuster
Release : 2004
ISBN-13 : 0743260716
Hardcover : 276 Pages


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This practical, accessible, science-based guide explores the natural developmental changes in the teen brain and how they affect behavior--and what parents and teachers can do about the challenging problems that arise as a result.

An Age Of Opportunity by Richard H. Gentzler

Genre : Religion
Editor : Upper Room Books
Release : 2018-05-01
ISBN-13 : 9780881779059
Hardcover : 176 Pages


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A companion to the author's earlier book Designing an Older Adult Ministry (Discipleship Resources, 1999), this book will provide new information and outline ways to develop and strengthen ministries by, with, and for older adults that can, and will, enhance the spiritual growth and well-being of people of all ages. The church is beginning to recognize that there are vast numbers of older people in its membership. It is becoming aware of its indebtedness to them for the leadership, support, service, and faith that has made the church of today possible. The church is uniquely positioned to help older adults respond to the challenges of aging; to see the tremendous potentialities in the lives of older adult for making the church and community better; and to assist older people as they experience new meaning and purpose in their later lives. Chapters include "Why Older-Adult Ministries?"; "Understanding the Aging Process"; "Aging and the Spiritual Journey"; "The New Seniors: Boomers?"; "Intentional Ministry by, with, and for Older Adults"; "Organizing for Intentional Ministry in the Local Church"; "Organizing for Intentional Ministry in the Conference"; "Congregational Care Ministry"; "Additional Ideas for Intentional Ministry"; and "Trends in Aging." Appendixes include a "Facts about Aging" quiz, information on creating and using older adult surveys, and suggested resources for further reading and study.

Life Reimagined by Barbara Bradley Hagerty

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2016-03-15
ISBN-13 : 9781101622971
Hardcover : 400 Pages


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A dynamic and inspiring exploration of the new science that is redrawing the future for people in their forties, fifties, and sixties for the better—and for good. There’s no such thing as an inevitable midlife crisis, Barbara Bradley Hagerty writes in this provocative, hopeful book. It’s a myth, an illusion. New scientific research explodes the fable that midlife is a time when things start to go downhill for everybody. In fact, midlife can be a great new adventure, when you can embrace fresh possibilities, purposes, and pleasures. In Life Reimagined, Hagerty explains that midlife is about renewal: It’s the time to renegotiate your purpose, refocus your relationships, and transform the way you think about the world and yourself. Drawing from emerging information in neurology, psychology, biology, genetics, and sociology—as well as her own story of midlife transformation—Hagerty redraws the map for people in midlife and plots a new course forward in understanding our health, our relationships, even our futures.

German Science In The Age Of Empire by Moritz von Brescius

Genre : History
Editor : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2019-03-21
ISBN-13 : 9781108427326
Hardcover : 426 Pages


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A path-breaking study of national, imperial and indigenous interests at stake in a controversial German expedition to British India.

Parenting by Paul David Tripp

Genre : Religion
Editor : Crossway
Release : 2016-09-14
ISBN-13 : 9781433551963
Hardcover : 224 Pages


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Winner of the ECPA Book of the Year Award for Christian Living What is your calling as a parent? In the midst of folding laundry, coordinating carpool schedules, and breaking up fights, many parents get lost. Feeling pressure to do everything “right” and raise up “good” children, it’s easy to lose sight of our ultimate purpose as parents in the quest for practical tips and guaranteed formulas. In this life-giving book, Paul Tripp offers parents much more than a to-do list. Instead, he presents us with a big-picture view of God’s plan for us as parents. Outlining fourteen foundational principles centered on the gospel, he shows that we need more than the latest parenting strategy or list of techniques. Rather, we need the rescuing grace of God—grace that has the power to shape how we view everything we do as parents. Freed from the burden of trying to manufacture life-change in our children’s hearts, we can embrace a grand perspective of parenting overflowing with vision, purpose, and joy.

Boldly Sustainable by Peter Winthrop Bardaglio

Genre : Business & Economics
Editor : National Assn of College & Univ
Release : 2009
ISBN-13 : 1569720460
Hardcover : 234 Pages


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Adolescence by Laurence D. Steinberg

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Release : 2001-06
ISBN-13 : 007249106X
Hardcover : 538 Pages


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