I guarantee your relational life will never be the same as a result of acting out your faith through confident vulnerability and humble obedience. Considering the pervasiveness of technology, this is the perfect time to engage with this book. More than twenty inspiring stories and countless practical tips reveal the difference between the unfulfilled life of disengagement and a meaningful life of discovery in profound, life-changing conversations.
Divine opportunity is a challenging and convicting reminder of the many ways in which God desires to use each of us daily in conversation with others, yet how often we miss His direction and guidance as we are distracted by technology and sheer busyness. Recognize divine promptings. 2. You will rediscover the importance of quality, as opposed to quantity, in your communication and relationships.
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Close Encounters: Communication in Relationships
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The Peacemaker: A Biblical Guide to Resolving Personal Conflict
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Nonverbal Communication in Human Interaction
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Business and Professional Communication: KEYS for Workplace Excellence
Professional success requires excellent communication skills. Sage Publications Ltd. Wahl help students understand the role communication plays when successfully handling situations like job interviewing, providing feedback to supervisors, and working in teams. The fully updated third edition includes expanded coverage of making competent choices in new communication channels, increased emphasis on skill building for business writing and presentations, and the effective use of visual aids.
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Upended: How Following Jesus Remakes Your Words and World
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The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism
Riverhead Books. And to skeptics, atheists, and agnostics, he provides a challenging argument for pursuing the reason for God. Look out for timothy Keller's latest book, The Songs of Jesus. Lewis for the 21st century" Newsweek. A new york times bestseller people can believe in—by "a pioneer of the new urban Christians" Christianity Today and the "C.
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Contemporary Perspectives on Rhetoric, 30th Anniversary Edition
Each chapter ends with a complete bibliography of works by the theorists. The brief biographical sketches locate the theorists in time and place, showing how life experiences influenced perspectives on rhetorical thought. The critical commentary is carefully chosen to highlight implications and to place the theories within a broader rhetorical context.
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A. Sage Publications Ltd. The anniversary edition marks thirty years of offering an indispensable review and analysis of thinkers who have exerted a profound influence on contemporary rhetorical theory: I. Riverhead Books. The concise explanations of complex concepts are clear, insightful, and highly accessible, engaging, serving as an excellent primer for reading the major works of these scholars.
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Marketing to Moviegoers: A Handbook of Strategies and Tactics, Third Edition
While hollywood executives spend millions of dollars making movies, even more money is poured into selling those films to the public. Southern Illinois University Press. Sage Publications Ltd. A highly navigable handbook that breaks down a complicated process into manageable strategies in an easy-to-read style, Marketing to Moviegoers is a must for all professionals and students in today’s rapidly evolving film industry.
Riverhead Books. Paperback, Focus: Guide to resolving personal conflict. Used book in Good Condition. In the third edition of his comprehensive guidebook, Marketing to Moviegoers: A Handbook of Strategies and Tactics, veteran film and TV journalist Robert Marich plumbs the depths of the methods used by studios to market their films to consumers.
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