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Reading is one of the most important activities that you can encourage your children to do. It’s entertaining, thought provoking,
and absolutely critical to success later in life.
These days, most of us are riding a roller coaster of emotions. Even if we are fortunate enough to have a roof over our heads, are employed, our loved ones are safe, and we have enough to eat, we still find ourselves dragging. Now of course, one reason could be the heat - but there's the political and emotional climate of the country and even the world that we can't help but be affected by.
Even though our library is closed at this time, your friends at the Library for Peace are thinking of ideas to help you not only endure these challenging times, but perhaps even grow.
We felt that "Joy" would be a good topic to focus on this month, and so here are several links for you:
Books in the
Library for Peace
to Talk About:
The knowledge contained within this life-changing volume has the power to replace fear with joy. Ruiz guides readers as they move beyond fear into a state of empowerment by revealing the basic elements of Toltec wisdom; tools for transformation; exercises and ceremonies to shed fear, judgment and guilt; information on life after death; and the spiritual practices that form the basis of The Four Agreements.
From Facebook’s COO and Wharton’s top-rated professor, the #1 New York Times best-selling authors of Lean In and Originals: a powerful, inspiring, and practical book about building resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks.
Although it may require a lifetime of study to grasp, the bestselling A Course in Miracles has inspired millions. Perhaps its most essential lesson is 101: the belief that there is no sin and that God's will for us is perfect happiness. Longtime teacher Jon Mundy digs deeply into this concept, providing an insightful and clear path through one of the manual's most meaningful and complex lessons.
Every day, your own true path will lead you to a happier, more fulfilling, and contented way of life. Embrace its gentle lessons, savor its sublime common sense, and dare to live its passionate truth. The authentic self is the Soul made visible.