Download and read online Second Chances in PDF and EPUB Let Go of the Past--Embrace Your Second Chance You have a destiny. You may have lost sight of it, opened a wrong door, taken a misleading path, but it's there--you haven't missed your chance! Yet it can be hard to see, hard to find, when the only things in front of you are challenging circumstances, lost opportunities, or overwhelming obstacles. But there is hope! With warmth and insight, Pat Smith shares the truths she and other women have learned on their own journeys from heartache to hope. She encourages and empowers you to recommit to the destiny God has for you in life, love, work, and faith. She also shows how to let go of what's holding you back, reinvent yourself, and rediscover your purpose and joy. There is a second chance waiting for you--it's time to celebrate your new life!
Download and read online People of the Second Chance in PDF and EPUB A Manifesto for Prodigals, Imperfectionists, and Hopesters What if I told you that you and your not-so-perfect story have been invited to experience the joy of second chance living. Your critics and nay-sayers and those negative voices in your head have defined who you are and stolen your hopeful future for far too long! The insecurity, shame, and judgment—That. Stops. Today. This simple guide will show you how your imperfect life matters in ways you never thought possible. It will help you see your scars, flaws, and failures as unfair advantages and gifts that you can bring to the world. Packed full of unfiltered honesty and simple next steps, this book will help you discover beauty in the brokenness. From the Hardcover edition.
Download and read online Second Chances in PDF and EPUB We humans are prone to failure. We’re experts at muddying, mixing, and messing up our lives. Who among us hasn’t looked up from the bottom of a pit and realized he dug it himself? Who hasn’t fallen so far, messed up so badly that she thought there was no hope? And it’s at these low points that we crave reminders that there’s hope for the broken. No reminder is quite as poignant as a story of second chances. A story of grace in action. Who couldn’t use more stories of grace like this? Second Chances releases just in time for Easter promotions and is an ideal companion to GRACE: More Than We Deserve, Greater Than We Imagine. Filled with biblical, contemporary, and imaginative accounts of God’s grace in action pulled from Max’s previously published works, Second Chances includes tales of second chances for the rebellious, prideful, failure-prone, and more. From Peter to King David to a prodigal daughter, these stories will remind readers of the magnitude of the gospel of second chances.
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Download and read online The Mulligan in PDF and EPUB The Mulligan Participant's Guide is designed for use with The Mulligan six-session DVD group study. Golf pro Wally Armstrong and author Ken Blanchard walk you through time-tested steps for improving your golf game and your life. Told through the eyes of Paul McAllister, the Ivy League--educated founder of a multimillion dollar business, this inspiring story about relationships, forgiveness, and priorities is the shot of grace Christians have been looking for. Golf's gracious do-over, a mulligan is the beginning of Paul's own second chance. Guided by the wisdom and advice of an old pro, Paul learns about priorities, self-confidence, and playing a good game both on and off the course. For anyone who ever wanted a second chance, in the grip of golf pro Wally Armstrong and Ken Blanchard, author of the bestselling The One Minute Manager, The Mulligan becomes a life-changing principle.
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Download and read online Second Chances in PDF and EPUB THE PREACHER'S DAUGHTER… Paul Randall wasn't right for Belinda Carnes when they were teens. He'd skipped town when he realized that like everyone else, she blamed him for something he hadn't done. After ten years, Paul, now a successful lawyer, was back—for business only. But one glance at Belinda and gone was his plan to have nothing to do with her: She was so beautiful he couldn't think straight. Yet Belinda's life didn't have room for a long-lost love—especially one she had never really trusted. And Paul knew it would take God's love for him to prove his innocence. And show that her rightful place was by his side.
Download and read online Second Chances in PDF and EPUB A van loaded with explosives is minutes away from causing the total destruction of a downtown office building. But the tragedy is averted. This chance encounter transforms a young man into an instant hero. Reluctantly, he agrees to address the people who worked in and around the office building and tells them that this close call was more than just luck. He believes that it is a “Second Chance” from their creator, an opportunity to reflect on what they have, a chance to change their lives. The simple, spontaneous speech profoundly impacts the audience and quickly gains momentum as the message spreads. The calm is short lived however. Within days, Chris finds himself the target of a maniacal killer. Who is trying to kill him, and why? Who placed the bomb? Why was it placed at that particular location? Second Chances propels you into a pulse-pounding journey as Chris Maggio, strengthened by his faith in God, runs a desperate race to solve the mystery before his time runs out.
Download and read online Second Chances in PDF and EPUB JC Carr was born into a large family in Saint Louis, Missouri. After completing her history degree at Framingham State College in Massachusetts, her career took her from Boston back to her hometown. Through a variety of jobs in nonprofit organizations and the automotive industry, and now teaching English as a Second Language, she followed a path of serving and helping people. Sparked by her love for reading and writing JC began writing poetry in the midnineties. Her current writing projects include a screenplay and song lyrics that are being recorded with the collaboration of friends. A novel is planned for the future. JC resides in Saint Louis where she enjoys her twenty nieces and nephews.
Download and read online Second Chances in PDF and EPUB Thirteen years after he left his girlfriend because she was pregnant, Steve goes in search of her. When they finally come face to face, their past keeps them apart, but Steve is determined that nothing and no one will keep them from having their second chance.
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Download and read online Second Chances in PDF and EPUB Second Chances is an adult romance between Anne and Ted, who have both suffered great losses. They have ended up on Cape Cod, whose nooks and crannies of wildness are their refuge. They are drawn together as Anne searches for someone to care for an injured fox…Maggie, Ted's daughter, gives the story a mythic dimension with her hunger for a mother and her love for the fox. The obvious 'match' between Ted and Anne, both needing what the other has, is not so obvious in practice: as they draw together, the anxieties and dreads sparked by their past experiences increasingly get in their way. They are individuals who feel deeply, and their losses have made them acutely aware of the fragility of ordinary family happiness. Despite an ever-increasing involvement, their romance becomes explosive and would fail were it not for Maggie. At the critical turning point in the story the fox leaves Maggie despite all her hunger and desire but, miraculously, returns against all expectation, making everything else seem possible to them, too. They risk the return of other things, then-like love, and being a family.
Download and read online Second Chances in PDF and EPUB Sara Taylor lives a quiet peaceful life after surviving an abusive marriage. A widow, she is not prepared for what life is about to throw her. On a hike in the woods behind her house, Sara finds a man suffering amnesia, who has been beaten and left for dead. Sara brings him home and helps him recover, against her better judgement. Sam, as Sara names him, with Sara's help must find out who he is and who tried to kill him. During his recovery Sara and Sam fall in love and when Sams memory finally returns, they must both overcome personal doubts and insecurities to keep the love they feel for each other from being destroyed by the obsticles the truth about Sam throw in their path.
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