A treasury of insight from one of the most creative spiritual thinkers in America. At once deeply human and profoundly spiritual, opens wide the gates of Jewish mysticism and spirituality, helping us peel back the layers of meaning that animate our lives.
Find strength for life by opening your mind and soul to God's whispering voice. Eloquent stories from the lives of ordinary people finding God in the midst of difficulty and loss will inspire you to rediscover a world filled with wonder, joy and beauty.
Finding Prayer, Perspective and Meaning in the Stories of our Lives
6 x 9, 176 pp
Like the dolphin who exists in both water and air, so must we learn to live and thrive in two conflicting worlds—the rational, material, everyday craziness of life versus the still, spiritual soulfulness of our deepest selves. Through poignant stories, spiritual teaching and insights, Karyn Kedar shares with us the ways we can integrate the everyday—family, work, personal challenges—with our quest for deeper spiritual understanding.
A life-long student of Jewish wisdom texts , Dr. Abraham J. Twerski draws from his extensive professional experience as a psychiatrist and spiritual counselor to give us practical lessons for daily life, whatever our faith tradition.
Identify your positive traits as well as negative habits that hinder your ability to achieve happiness. Provides practical steps to exercise your unique qualities to the fullest, actualize your potential and attain happiness in all aspects of your life.
Healing the Spirit, Transforming the Mind, Deepening Love
6 x 9, 352 pp
Rabbi Shefa Gold, beloved teacher of chant, Jewish mysticism, prayer and spirituality, introduces you to this transformative spiritual practice as a way to unlock the power of sacred texts and take prayer and meditation into the delight of your life.
Blending an Ancient Jewish Spiritual Practice with Yoga to Transform Body and Soul
7 x 9, 224 pp, w/ over 40 b/w photo illus.
A clear and easy-to-use introduction to Mussar Yoga—a blending of Jewish and Eastern spiritual practices. Intended for the novice as well as the yoga expert and for people of all faiths, each exercise is accompanied by step-by-step instructions, helpful photographs, mantras and journaling exercises.
A journey through your physical self that will empower you to transform the world around you and overcome self-defeating thoughts through positive, practical exercises that help you climb back into your body and honor it as the temple of God that it is.
Traveling Light with Thomas Merton, Bashō, Edward Abbey, Annie Dillard & Others
5 x 7¼, 144 pp
You are invited to consider a more graceful way of traveling through life. Offers vignettes of forty travelers and the few, ordinary things they carried with them—from place to place, from day to day, from birth to death.
Grounded in raw experience, forty women relate Spirit-filled moments. Ideal for spiritual seekers and leaders of all faiths, these powerful stories invite you to consider the origins of your own spirituality and to deepen your relationship with God.
Incubating, Navigating and Interpreting Sacred Dreams for Spiritual and Personal Growth
5½ x 8½, 224 pp
This fascinating introduction to sacred dreaming celebrates the dream experience as a way to deepen spiritual awareness and as a source of self-healing for people of all faith traditions—or none. Includes practical, step-by-step exercises in every chapter.
Finding Hope and Joy—Timeless Wisdom from a Hasidic Master Rebbe Nachman of Breslov
4 x 6, 128 pp
Teacher, guide and spiritual master, Rebbe Nachman of Breslov provides vital words of inspiration for life today. With timeless insight and wisdom, he shows us how to fill the empty chair—the alienated self—by leaving sadness and finding hope and joy.
What does God do? How do we let God in? If you met God, what would you say? Answers from young spiritual thinkers from around the world, representing more than 20 different religious traditions will help adults of all traditions to see God in new ways.
Blessings, prayers, anecdotes and meditations from many faith traditions about the sacred undertaking that is motherhood. These words of hope and healing, pain and promise are for all mothers—traditional, single, adoptive, foster, step and bereaved.
Exploring the Role of Faith and Spirituality in the Lives of Extraordinary People
6 x 9, 256 pp
Soul-searching conversations on the importance of spirituality and personal faith with more than forty artists and innovators who have made a real difference in our world will inspire you to discover the spirit of God at work in your own life and work.
Through stories of everyday human encounters Lawrence Kushner takes us deeply into our lives to find spiritual insight. In this book, literature meets spirituality, the sacred meets the ordinary & people of all faiths can meet one another & themselves.
52 Weeks of Wisdom for a Life of Gratitude, Balance and Happiness
5 x 7¼, 176 pp
Nourish your spirituality with helpful reminders to look for—and create—moments of grace every day. For seekers of all backgrounds, these weekly reflections offer inspiring quotations from all faith traditions; current research on happiness, mindfulness and gratitude; and practical suggestions for incorporating spiritual practices into daily life.