Can healing be chronically received?
Everyone needs a healing touch, whether in a physical, soulful, or spiritual way. While there can be frustration in facing a chronic issue, hope can be yours in the waiting. Sharing from her personal journey of living with Type 1 diabetes (which is incurable, humanly speaking), Courtney Cohen, author of Refining Identity, reveals how God has manifested healing throughout her life, in the very midst of this disease.
Discussion Guide to help you dive in deeper – perfect for individuals and groups.
Practical tools for healthy living you can immediately apply as you grow in stewarding your body and soul to more fully honor God.
Although each story is unique, the truth of God’s hope and healing exist in every circumstance. He wants to meet you in your present reality – bringing very real healing to your life, from the inside out. Discover God’s plan for your personal, chronic healing.
What Leaders Are Saying About Chronic Healing…
In Chronic Healing, Courtney Cohen masterfully weaves genuine biblical teaching into her personal story of fighting against disease. Whatever challenges lie ahead for you, her doubts and fears will resonate with your own. The person facing diffi cult days ahead where questions loom large and reasons seem soft-will fi nd her answers soothing to the soul, like a deep well in a dry land. This book should rest on the shelf of any person who confronts trouble.
Robb Brewer PhD – Equipping Pastor Gateway Church
If you need a healing touch in your life – in your body, soul, or spirit – this book is for you! You will be challenged and encouraged as Courtney shares about the hope of Jesus and the miracles in her life even while waiting on her miracle. If you are searching to know more, you will not be disappointed! Chronic Healing will inspire you!
Amy Ford – Founder of Embrace Grace & Author of A Bump In Life
Chronic Healing will help anyone who needs to be encouraged by a life-changing diagnosis. Courtney’s transparent stories of failure and victory flow from a mature walk with Jesus. She presents a biblical approach to praying through different challenges and stages of managing a lifelong change in diet, exercise, and medication. As a family member of someone who has Type 1 diabetes, I highly recommend this book.
Jill Monaco – Founder of Single Matters & Jill Monaco Ministries
Courtney Cohen’s testimony regarding her journey, after being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, imparts outstanding insight to those who are facing trials and health challenges. Her desire to help those who are walking through difficulties and struggles, along with her tremendous heart for God, shines through the pages of her book. You will be strengthened and encouraged as she shares her story and the discoveries she has made while listening to and responding to the promptings of the Spirit of God. Through Chronic Healing, you will gain knowledge and understanding that will assist you in your personal journey to living a victorious life.
Gaye Moss – Author of God’s Amazing Love & Walking In Victory
The moment I heard the title of Courtney Cohen’s latest book, Chronic Healing: Hope and Healing for Body, Soul, & Spirit, I understood exactly what she was getting at. Many of us live in the crux of believing God heals yet finding ourselves daily in a fight for our health. Courtney transparently shares her journey of learning to embrace the beauty of a life dependent upon the daily deliverance and healing of Jesus Christ. She reminded me that in the midst of my own battle for my health and wholeness, Christ is faithful and that I can count on Him to meet me right where I am. If you or someone you love struggles with chronic illness, discouragement or fear, you will find hope, healing and strength in the words of this book.
Jan Greenwood – Pastor, Pink Gateway Women & Author of Women at War
For Courtney Cohen, everything comes down to two questions: Who is God? And, who has He designed us to be? Whether she’s writing, speaking, or homeschooling her children, these questions propel her forward. Author of Refining Identity, Courtney passionately pursues helping others come to know the I AM as their closest Friend. She’s married to Steve, her most radical supporter, who also keeps her real. They have two children who, simultaneously, bless her socks off and keep her on her toes. Courtney and her family live in Texas.
Stay in touch with Courtney at her blog, IAM.NowFound.org.
To invite Courtney to speak at your organization, church, or event, contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Along with Scripture verses and true stories of teens in action, The Power of a Praying® Teen addresses key issues young people face, includingpuritypeer pressureinsecuritybody/self-imagefriendships
Each segment of the book concludes with a prayer that teens can follow or use as a model for their own prayers. Easy-to-access chapters focus on what it means to be maturing in all areas of life, including talking to God in prayer.
Young men and women just on the cusp of growing up will find the compassion, help, direction, strength, and stability that comes with knowing and hearing from God in The Power of a Praying® Teen.
In You Have a Brain: A Teen’s Guide to Think Big, Dr. Carson unpacks the eight important parts of Thinking Big—Talent, Honesty, Insight, being Nice, Knowledge, Books, In-Depth learning, and God—and presents the stories of people who demonstrated those things in his life. By applying the idea of T.H.I.N.K. B.I.G. to your life, and by looking at those around you as well, you too can overcome obstacles and work toward achieving your dreams.
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These wisdom-packed chapters will touch your heart, shift your perspective, and become your roadmap for lasting transformation.
The potential for greatness lies within you. Now is the time to discover it, acknowledge it, and live in it. If ever there was a time to arise, it is now! Can you hear the call?
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Arise From Your Wounds
Shake Off Your Ashes
Know Your Value
Walk In Your Freedom
Live In Your Vitality
Put On Your Strength
Lift Up Your Voice
The Responsible Contract Manager delves into the issues of how to ensure that the work done by private sector contractors serves the public interest and argues for the necessity of making these organizations act as extensions of the public sector while maintaining their private character. Government contract managers have a unique burden because they must develop practices that ensure the production advantages of networked organizations and the transparency and accountability required of the public sector.
The Responsible Contract Manager fills a major gap in public management literature by providing a clear and practical introduction to the best practices of contract management and also includes a discussion of public ethics, governance and representation theory. It is an essential guide for all public management scholars and is especially useful for students in MPA graduate programs and related fields.
Sustainability Policy: Hastening the Transition to a Cleaner Economy is a fundamental guide for public sector professionals new to sustainability policy development, implementation, strategy, and practice. Featuring detailed cases highlighting innovative sustainability initiatives, this book explores the elements that constitute effective policy, and the factors that can help or hinder implementation and adoption. Readers gain insight into policies in effect at the federal, state, and local levels, in the areas of water, energy, material use, and waste management, and the reasons why local policies are often the most innovative and successful. Discussion surrounding monitoring and measurement addresses the lack of standardization, as well as the government's critical role in leading the field toward generally accepted sustainability metrics, while outlining the reasons why certain policies are more feasible than others.
This book is an introductory resource, written in non-technical language, and organized in a coherent manner that establishes foundational knowledge before introducing more complex issues. Even readers with little background in sustainability will gain insight into the current state of the field and the issues at hand.Understand sustainability in public and private enterprises, including the role of government and public policy Learn the current standing federal, state, and local policies surrounding sustainability Discover what makes an effective sustainability policy, including measurement and evaluation metrics Explore the politics and future of sustainability, and the barriers to change
Sustainability is a hot topic in both the public and private sector, with vocal advocates on both sides of every issue, so developing effective policy is crucial. For public sector professionals entering the sustainability field, Introduction to Sustainability Policy & Management is a valuable resource.