Kindle Finds for June 15, 2012

Here are some interesting Kindle finds for today. Always check the price before you buy, as the prices do change.


Dr. Kevin Leman has seen scores of women who are overcome by stress. With humor, insight, and practical solutions, this bestselling author helps women manage the stress points in their lives: kids, career, husband, housework, money, and crammed schedules. Women will find out how to begin enjoying a more serene lifestyle by making stress work for them.

The Holy Bible, English Standard Version (with Cross-References)
The English Standard Version (ESV) Bible is an essentially literal Bible translation that combines word-for-word precision and accuracy with literary excellence, beauty, and depth of meaning.  ESV Bible is equipped with an enhanced navigation feature. Kindle’s index feature can be used to navigate directly to any verse. This feature is not supported on the Kindle 1 or any Kindle applications.


Power Through Prayer
Bounds, Edward M. (1835-1913)
Trained as a lawyer, but called to ministry, Bounds served as an Army chaplain during the Civil War. His personal prayer regimen called him to prayer for three hours every morning. Bounds did not consider his time in prayer as idle time, but a time that was effective in changing the world through the power and grace of God.


Train For Something Greater: A CrossFitter’s Guide To Spiritual Fitness
Why can’t church be more like CrossFit? What if Christ-Followers pursued spiritual fitness with the same tenacity and intensity with which CrossFitters pursue physical fitness? What would it look like to take CrossFit principles and insights and apply them to training for Christ-likeness? These are the questions that spawned the book you’re about to read.
In Train For Something Greater, Wade Hodges throws his passion for CrossFit and his desire to become more like Christ into the black box. The outcome is a humorous, practical and inspirational discussion about what training for physical and spiritual fitness have in common.


Ministry Briefing / May 2012
by Todd Rhodes. Ministry Briefing is a concise digest of the news and events that are changing church and ministry life in the United States. Written specifically for pastors and church leaders, Ministry Briefing shares over 400 stories, headlines, and resources that every church leader should be aware of.

Not a Fan: Becoming a Completely Committed Follower of Jesus
Kyle Idleman doesn’t just want to be a fan of Jesus, he wants to full heartedly commit to him and be a follower of Jesus. But how can you make the leap from fan to follower? In Not a Fan Idleman uses biblical examples to show how the people who met Jesus also had to decide if they were fans or followers, and what it meant for them to then become followers.


It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership
It Worked for Me
 is filled with vivid experiences and lessons learned that have shaped the legendary public service career of the four-star general and former Secretary of State Colin Powell. At its heart are Powell’s “Thirteen Rules”—notes he gathered over the years and that now form the basis of his leadership presentations given throughout the world.