Riding the Rapids

Author: A. J. Marcus
Publisher: eXtasy Books
ISBN: 9781487414917
Release Date: 2017-10-14
Genre: Fiction

A kayak ride through turbulent water brings an otter shifter and a bear shifter together in ways they hadn't expected when the journey started.

Riding the Rapids

Author: Ashleigh Hooker
ISBN: 1876106166
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Christian life

In 1967 twenty-five year old Sylvia Jeanes left the suburbs of Brisbane for the jungles of Borneo. Riding the Rapids is the story of a woman who chooses a life of costly service. In theface of danger, spiritual warfare and her own human frailty, God¿s power keeps carrying her along. Now after 40 years in North Borneo, Sylvia¿s work continues. Her story is both encouraging and challenging.

Adolescence Isn t Terminal

Author: Kevin Leman
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 0842352880
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Family & Relationships

In this engaging and informative book, a world-renowned psychologist helps parents understand and relate to their challenging, difficult, and often not-very-lovable teens.

Riding the Flume

Author: Patricia Curtis Pfitsch
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781481461115
Release Date: 2015-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Don't tell anyone -- the only safety is in secrecy. During the summer of 1894 the giant sequoia trees -- the oldest living things on earth -- are being felled for lumber in northern California. When fifteen-year-old Francie finds a note hidden in the stump of an old sequoia, she immediately recognizes her sister's handwriting. But Carrie died in an accident six years ago. Could Carrie's secret still be important? Francie's search for the truth turns dangerous, and she needs to get to St. Joseph fast. She's faced with the choice of either giving up, or riding the flume, a rickety track that carries lumber from the mills in the mountains to the lumberyard in St. Joseph. Should Francie risk her life for the secret her sister fought to keep?

Redeemed for a Reason

Author: Amy Garner
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 9781512734997
Release Date: 2016-05-09
Genre: Religion

Every life has a meaning. Every life has purpose. Our churches are full of the redeemed, but are they fulfilling their purpose? Do they recognize the reason for their redemption? Take a journey with God and discover his reason for your redemption. Dont worry about packing your bags; God has already taken care of your luggage. Set off with him while he shows you all the wonderful experiences and gifts he has packed inside of you for this journey through life. Fulfillment and joy are waiting for you, a place of honor has been set for you, and the King wishes to become your traveling companion. Join Amy as she takes you through her journey to understanding the reason for redemption, marvel at the goodness of our Lord, and discover his perfect plan for your life.

Daily Stepping Stones of Faith

Author: Carolina Carpenter
Publisher: Xulon Press
ISBN: 9781607918004
Release Date: 2009-06-01
Genre: Poetry

One stepping stone at a time, God brought healing, guidance, and direction into the life of Carolina Carpenter. Each poem, inspired by God, brought Carolina deliverance from the miry clay and set her feet upon the Rock. The publication of this book is nothing short of a miracle. For with God, all things are possible. Carolina's prayer is that through the pages of this book, others will receive healing, guidance and directions as they walk through the stepping stones of their lives. Today, Carolina Carpenter is serving as full-time missionary in South Carolina through the North American Mission Board. She is the proud mother of two grown children and two precious grandchildren. Carolina grew up in the mountains of Western North Carolina. She has served as a missionary in Malawi, Africa and in the United States. God also gave Carolina the talent to paint landscapes. Her work is in galleries in Tennessee and North Carolina.

Riding the Iron Rooster

Author: Paul Theroux
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547526997
Release Date: 2006-12-08
Genre: Travel

Paul Theroux, the author of the train travel classics The Great Railway Bazaar and The Old Patagonian Express, takes to the rails once again in this account of his epic journey through China. He hops aboard as part of a tour group in London and sets out for China's border. He then spends a year traversing the country, where he pieces together a fascinating snapshot of a unique moment in history. From the barren deserts of Xinjiang to the ice forests of Manchuria, from the dense metropolises of Shanghai, Beijing, and Canton to the dry hills of Tibet, Theroux offers an unforgettable portrait of a magnificent land and an extraordinary people.

Riding the White Horse Home

Author: Teresa Jordan
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780679751359
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The author presents a portrait of three generations of her family in the rural West, their links to the family's Wyoming ranch, and the loss of their rural lifestyle

Making Waves and Riding the Currents

Author: Charles Halpern
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 9781576754429
Release Date: 2008-01
Genre: Business & Economics

From a leading public interest advocate and social innovator, this inspiring personal memoir is a real-world guide on working for a more just, compassionate and sustainable world while cultivating wisdom and maintaining balance and hope.With humour, Charles Halpern shares his experiences along a journey from corporate attorney to activist and social entrepreneur. People of all ages will learn about integrating the inner and outer work of their lives through the practice of wisdom.

Running the Rapids Leader Guide Guiding Teenagers Through the Turbulent Waters of Adolescence

Author: Kevin Leman
ISBN: 193337621X
Release Date: 2005-05-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

The leader will benefit by having Dr. Leman's personal insights into key principles and applications along with tips for motivating participants to think for themselves, then share with the group. Using this handy guide, the leader can lead Running the Rapids with complete confidence.