– NEWEST TITLES IN THE LIBRARY –
Sparrow Migrations. Cari Noga, 2013 [Fiction] “Life after the Miracle on the Hudson landing puts three families on another crash course…with their own fragile humanity.” This local author spoke at our book discussion group about another of her novels.
The Bartered Bride – Romance Collection of 9 Historical Stories of Arranged Marriages. Cathy Marie Hake, Kelly Eileen Hake and others, 2007 [Fiction] “…marriage has often been used as a means to gain money, social status, and security, as well as basic companionship, domesticity, and family…filled with inspiration and faith, each story will transport readers to a different era of American history.”
Locking Arms: Joining Together With All of the King’s Men. Stu Weber, 1999 [cassette book] Learn about how men can join together in effective, valuable relationships.
After the Wind – Tragedy on Everest – One Survivor’s Story. Lou Kasischke. 2015  This is the author’s (northern Michigan man) story of his experience on an ill-fated Mount Everest expedition in 1996 until recently considered the worst tragedy in Mount Everest history.
Help Yourself – Finding Hope, Courage, and Happiness. Dave Pelzer, 2000 [158.1] ”Free yourself from the pain and negativity of the past. Know what you want out of life and make it happen. Celebrate who you are and what you have.”
Leaving the Suburbs – A journalistic primer on politics, climate change, and unsustainable debt. John Ernest Duke, 2018  “…blends his experience with a 3200 mile bicycle ride across the continental US 27 years ago with his instinct for reporting on current environmental issues facing humanity…”
The Ignatian Workout – Daily Spiritual Exercises for a Healthy Faith. Tim Muldoon, 2004 [248.3] “…presents St. Ignatian’s wisdom in today’s language – as a daily program of ‘workouts’ to achieve spiritual fitness, tailored to people with busy schedules.”
Christ Came to Set The Captives Free From Drug Addiction. Minister James Britton, 2013  ”…over 100 people a day are dying in the USA from prescription drug addiction or abuse….[the author prays] that GOD will minister to you as he did to him earlier in his life”
What Does God Want From Me? – Learning to Hear God’s Voice. Peggy Merritt Hammond, 2012  “Peggy shares her personal journey to the heart of God.”
Seasons of a Family’s Life – Cultivating the Contemplative Spirit at Home. Wendy M. Wright, 2003 [248.4] “A must-read for family life ministers and parents who struggle to find spiritual meaning in everyday family experiences.”
Interior Castle – The Classics Text with a Spiritual Commentary. Teresa of Avila, 2007 [248.4] “..one of the most celebrated books of Christian mysticism…provide[s] spiritual nourishment in an accessible form.”
God is…. Metanoia Services, 2011  What is God? Consider many ideas and consider your own perception.
Book Discussion Group: Meets the 1st Tuesday each month at 10 am in the Westminster Room at the church.
Date Title Author(s)
NO Meeting in July
8/6/2019 The Romanov Empress C.W. Gortner
9/3/2019 The Russian Five Keith Gave