Item description for Surprises and Miracles of the Season: Devotions for Christmas and New Year's by Dennis E. Hensley...
Overview * Experience a new sense of joy and fulfillment this Christmas. * Get a new start on goals and service to the Lord this New Year. * Boost your spiritual energy, and refocus on the real meaning of these two special holidays. Full of humor, new perspectives, and several surprises, these short vignettes are perfect for devotions. Each section has a prayer and a few discussion questions at the end to stimulate family interaction. Spend a little time each day with Surprises And Miracles Of The Season, and enjoy an enriched holiday season.
Publishers Description Christmas provides an opportunity to end the year with a sense of joy and fulfillment, and New Year's provides a chance to get a new start on goals and serving the Lord. This little gift book is made up of short vignettes full of humor, new perspectives, and several surprises in helping the reader view the holidays in a fresh way. Perfect for devotions, each section has a prayer and a few discussion questions to stimulate family interaction. A couple of minutes a day with Surprises and Miracles of the Season will boost spiritual energy and help the reader refocus on the real meaning of these two special holidays.
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Studio: Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7" Width: 4.52" Height: 0.28" Weight: 0.21 lbs.
Release Date Jul 18, 2002
Publisher Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City
ISBN 0834119781 ISBN13 9780834119789
Availability 0 units.
More About Dennis E. Hensley
Dennis E. Hensley holds four university degrees in communications, including a Ph.D. in literature and linguistics from Ball State University. Dr. Hensley is the author of more than fifty books and more than three thousand newspaper and magazine articles, as well as stage plays, film scripts, and songs. He is a professor at Taylor University, where he serves as director of the professional writing major. He and his wife Rose have two grown, married children and four grandchildren. Dr. Hensley has received numerous honors including the Award for Teaching Excellence by Indiana University, the Elizabeth Sherrill Lifetime Achievement Award by the East Metro Atlanta Christian Writers Association, the Dorothy Hamilton Memorial Writing Award by the Midwest Writers Workshop, and the City of Fort Wayne Bicentennial Gold Medallion. In 2001-02 he was Distinguished Visiting Professor of English and Journalism at the Graduate School of Communication Arts at Regent University. In 2006 he was Distinguished Visiting Lecturer at Oxford University. In 2007 he was Distinguished Visiting Literary Scholar at Moody Bible Institute. He also has received Distinguished Alumnus Awards from T. L. Handy High School, Delta College, and Saginaw Valley State University. From 1970-71 Dr. Hensley served as a sergeant in the United States Army and was awarded six medals for service in Vietnam.
Dennis E. Hensley currently resides in Fort Wayne, in the state of Indiana.