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Knowing: The Power of Stories

Fifty-Fifth Yearbook of the Claremont Reading Conference/1991 (Claremont Reading Conference//Yearbook)

by Philip H. Dreyer

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Published by Claremont Reading Conference .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reading And Reading Improvement,
  • Reading Education (General)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11542373M
    ISBN 100941742091
    ISBN 109780941742092
    OCLC/WorldCa25454670

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.   Mary Church Terrell and the Power of Language. Sometimes freedom is a matter of timing. Mary Church Terrell knew that lesson well. She was .

      One of the most important commandments that Jesus left us with before he was taken up to heaven is contained in the first chapter of the book of acts. The book of Acts tells us that, after his resurrection, Jesus spent forty days teaching them about the Kingdom of God, and just before He left them, He gave them a last, important commandment. In. Rather, the power resides in the God who is being prayed to. 1 John tells us, "This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us - whatever we ask - we know that we have what we asked of him.".

      Roker, 65, shares this and other words of wisdom (which he calls "Al-truisms") from his storied year career in his latest book, You Look So Much Better in Person: True Stories .   To bring people with you on a journey of change, you have to tell them a story that works with the stories they already believe, to help them feel in control. For entrepreneurs, looking to use story as a powerful tool for growth, this means knowing who your story is for and understanding the stories they already tell themselves.


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And we all know what happens when you decide not only to read but also to pray about the Book of Mormon. Well, that is just what happened to me. It was something so special and so unique—yes, just the same as what has happened to millions of others around the world.

I came to know by the power of the Holy Ghost that the Book of Mormon was. Having previously teased a September launch for its first Power spinoff, Starz has narrowed down an exact premiere date for Book II: Ghost. It was proof that stories can have significance outside the pages of a book.

The philosopher Plato challenged the arts “to show that it not only gives pleasure but is. In the Book of Psalms, these events and the power of God to which they bear witness, become the basis for Israel’s hope and for her worship and praise: 5 For I know that the LORD is great, And that our Lord is above all gods.

6 Whatever the LORD pleases, He does, In heaven and in earth, in the seas and in all deeps. 7 He causes the vapors to. There’s a reason for this – it’s vulnerable to tell your personal stories. It requires a lot of emotional and mental energy for me to feel okay sharing my stories, and I know that I’m certainly not alone.

I’ve also often thought that I don’t have stories worth sharing. I know, I know. "Life is about something much bigger than a plan," Al Roker writes in the introduction of his latest book, "You Look So Much Better in Person," which hits shelves Tuesday. And no one knows that. My book Mind Over Medicine is full of data scientifically proving that the mind can heal – or harm – the body.

But data can be dry, and sometimes what resonates most deeply within our souls are stories. So sit back, grab a cup of tea, and let’s have story time. I’m going to tell you a few true stories that will demonstrate to you how powerfully the mind affects your.

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