Church Discipline is a long forgotten teaching that few pastors preach about and even fewer churches practice. Because of the lack of teaching on it, when most people hear the term “Church Discipline” it conjures up images of a bunch of mean vigilantes in the church deciding to kick out another church member because they did something they didn’t like.
Nothing could be further from the truth.
As you will see in this book, Church Discipline is actually a biblical resource Jesus gave the church body in order to know how to deal with problems between believers in a way that would bring restoration and healing.
For some reason, suicide is still a taboo topic, but depression and thoughts of suicide is something that more people struggle with than you realize. You would be surprised how many people you know who have contemplated and even attempted suicide. If you have a friend or loved one who suffers from depression and thoughts of suicide, this book will teach you “Eight Steps to Defeating Depression.”
There is also a chapter on suicide prevention, including what to say and what NOT to say to someone you think may be contemplating suicide.
PLUS helpful sections on: “Common Myths about Suicide.” “Warning Signs of Suicide.” “How to Start A Conversation About Suicide.”
If you are struggling with thoughts of suicide, there is HELP, and HOPE! There is also help for those who are dealing with anger or guilt over a loved one who committed suicide.
Most everyone would agree that prayer is one of the most powerful weapons we have at our disposal as a Christian. But there is ANOTHER weapon we have that largely goes unnoticed. It is something that is extremely valuable and powerful, yet you rarely hear it mentioned.
What is this powerful weapon?
It is meditating on the Word of God!
In “The Power of Meditating on Scripture,” you will learn what biblical meditation is as well as some of the wonderful things God promises to those who will meditate on His Word day and night.
You will also learn some practical tips on how to be successful as you begin. Including 52 weeks worth of Bible verses listed by topic to help you get started!
What Are You Thinking?Winning The Battle Of Your Mind
The greatest battle we face is often fought between our ears. While some say you are what you eat, the Bible says you are what you think.
Your thought life is powerful; it can either make you or break you spiritually. If Satan can control what you think, he can control what you do.
In What Are You Thinking?, Dr. Mark Agan shows you how to protect yourself from the mental attacks you will face from Satan.
What Are You Thinking? takes a look at what the mind is, and exposes the weapons Satan will try use against it. Most importantly, he gives you 7 specific principles to use that will help you win the battle of your mind.
God, Why Is This Happening To Me? Making Sense Of Our Suffering
Suffering. Nobody likes it, but everyone faces it at one time or another in life. And what really bothers us is why some seem to suffer more than others. The seeming unfairness of it all can perplex even the strongest of Christians.
Atheists love to bring up the issue of evil and suffering in the world as proof that there must not be a God. After all, how could a loving God allow so much suffering and evil to exist? Why doesn’t He do something about it?
In this book, you will learn where suffering comes from, why God allows it, and how God uses it in our lives to help us become more like Him.
One of the hardest things for a Christian to do is to maintain a consistent, daily prayer time. And when you do take time to pray, it can be difficult knowing how to pray in an effective way.
Have you ever read about the great prayer warriors who prayed for hours at a time? How did they do it?
In this book, Pastor Mark Agan will show you the secret to having a successful prayer time. You will also learn some great tips and ideas he has gleaned from other preachers—including an actual prayer guide that you can immediately begin to use that will transform your prayer time into something fresh and exciting!
One of the things many Christians struggle with is having a daily devotional time.
Well, Pastor Mark Agan has made it simple for you. This is a collection of 365 daily devotions that you can enjoy all year long!
Each day there is a new Bible verse along with a challenging thought that will encourage and strengthen you in your daily walk with God! Each day’s devotional will give you a challenge from God’s Word.
But more than that, each day you will find encouragement with unique devotionals such as: “A One-Eyed Christian,” “A Thief’s Joy Ride To Waffle House,” and “A U.F.O. On The Way To Work.”
It also includes practical devotionals such as: “How To Deal With A Difficult Employer,” “The Secret To Overcoming Your Circumstances,” “God’s Child-Training Manual,”and “5 Ways To S.E.R.V.E. Your Spouse.” This book has a devotional that covers just about every topic.