Designed for use with the Between a Rock and a Grace Place DVD, this participant's guide will help you decide where you stand when you are caught between a rock and a hard place: Will you place yourself in a posture of humility and complete dependence on God, or will you just "try harder" and stumble over what could be a transforming encounter with grace? With hope, joy, and a sense of humor, in this six-session, video-based study, Carol will help you find God's "grace places" in the middle of your worst moments.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches) ISBN: 0310890330 ISBN-13: 9780310890331 Availability: In Stock
Through this small group Bible study, Between a Rock and Grace Place, bestselling author Carol Kent gives proof that you can experience grace and joy during even the lowest moments of your life. Designed for use with the Between a Rock and a Grace Place DVD, this Participant's Guide helps you decide where you stand when you are caught between a rock and a hard place: Will you place yourself in a posture of humility and complete dependence on God, or will you just 'try harder' and stumble over what could be a transforming encounter with grace? Carol Kent and her husband, Gene, are living what some would call a heartbreaking life---their son, Jason, a young man who initially had so much promise, is now living out a life sentence for murder in a maximum security prison. All their appeals have been exhausted. But despite their hopeless situation, the Kent's live a life full of grace. With hope, joy, and a sense of humor, Carol helps you find God's 'grace places' in the midst of your worst moments. This Participant Guide provides individual and group activities, additional background material, and between-session personal studies that will enhance your experience of the video sessions. Sessions include: 1. Grace in the Hardest of Places -- Surprised by Faith 2. Angels in Disguise -- Surprised by Mercy 3. Longing for a Better Me -- Surprised by Contentment4. The Secret Power of Gratitude -- Surprised by Thanksgiving 5. Why Do You Weep? -- Surprised by Joy6. Dwelling in the Great Place -- Surprised by Freedom
Carol Kent is the bestselling author of When I Lay My Isaac Down and Becoming a Woman of Influence. Carol is an expert on public speaking, writing, and on encouraging people to hold on to hope when life's circumstances turn out differently from their dreams. She speaks internationally on the subjects of her books. With vulnerable openness, restored joy, and a sense of humor, Carol helps people to discover the secret of maintaining an enduring faith in the middle of an imperfect world. She and her husband, Gene, live in Florida. SPANISH BIO: Carol Kent es un popular orador internacional publico mas conocido por ser dinamico, divertido, alentador, y biblicas. Es un show de radio ex co-anfitrion y con frecuencia ha sido invitado en Focus on the Family y ponente en tiempo de espera para los eventos de la Mujer y Patrimonio ambito Guardianes. Ella ha hablado en el Encuentro de Alabanza y creyentes en el Congreso la vision de Nueva Inglaterra. Tambien es un orador frecuente en las mujeres de los acontecimientos virtud de todo el pais.