The Bumps Are What You Climb On: Encouragement for Difficult Days

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Revell, Aug 1, 2006 - Religion - 160 pages
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People can't prevent crises from happening. But they can successfully deal with them. In The Bumps Are What You Climb On, Warren W. Wiersbe offers solid hope and comfort in times of depression, frustration, disappointment, or loneliness. He extracts wisdom from the Bible and presents it in thirty brief, accessible meditations that guide readers to respond with faith, trust in God's promises, reap the benefits of forgiveness, find contentment, and add joy to life. With uplifting teaching and empowering challenges, this insightful book is a compelling devotional for any believer at any time.
 

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Very encouraging and helpful

User Review  - Saint - Christianbook.com

The book is written simply and honestly. It has examples and scripture that make it very encouraging and useful. I have given several copies away and everyone says that it is helpful to them. Read full review

A Book Needed At This Time In My Life

User Review  - James - Christianbook.com

I have been going through a Job-like crisis for the last four years. There were times I wanted to give up. I wish I had read this book a long time ago. Warren Wiersbe challenges me and encourages me ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
9
The Bumps Are What You Climb On
11
God Reigns
16
Three Important Looks
20
Never Forsaken
25
Constant Care
30
In Everything Give Thanks
35
Defeating Depression
40
Essentials of Prayer
85
Strength to Keep Going
90
Victory over Fear
94
The Weavers Shuttle
99
Help Hope and Happiness
104
The Eternal Encourager
108
Big Lessons from Little Things
113
Try Forgiveness
118

Escape or Fulfillment?
45
Living Through Disappointments
49
Under His Wings
55
Honey Out of the Rock
60
How to Keep Going
65
Through the Furnace of Pain
70
After the Victory
75
Blueprint for Guidance
80
Look at the Possibilities
123
Three Treasures
128
Put Joy into Your Life
132
Divine Resources for Lifes Difficulties
137
Wealth That Really Counts
141
Give Me This Mountain
146
ContentmentWhere?
151
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Warren W. Wiersbe is a pastor, author, and editor of more than 150 books, including 50 People Every Christian Should Know, On Earth as It Is in Heaven, and Through the Year with Warren W. Wiersbe. Today his primary ministry is serving others through writing. He lives in Nebraska.

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