Hope Rising: Stories from the Ranch of Rescued Dreams

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Multnomah #ad - In the presence of unconditional love, a mute girl speaks for the first time. It is a place where the impossible flourishes, where dreams survive the inferno of reality - a place where hope rises. Where wounded spirits run free follow a horse where no one else can tread, through the minefield of pain that surrounds a broken child’s soul.

Hope Rising: Stories from the Ranch of Rescued Dreams #ad - Come visit a place where the impossible flourishes, where dreams survive the inferno of reality—a place where hope rises. A rescued horse gives a dying man his last wish. From a mistreated horse to an emotionally starved child and back again, a torrent of love washes away their barren places. A defiant teenager teaches a horse to trust again.

. And opens his own heart to love. From a mistreated horse to an emotionally starved child and back again, a torrent of love revives their barren places. Kim's ranch is a place where this miracle happens over and over again. A battered girl finds love and protection in the friendship of a battered horse.

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Bridge Called Hope: Stories of Triumph from the Ranch of Rescued Dreams

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Multnomah #ad - Hope is for everyone, and that includes you. From the author of hope rising, true stories from the Ranch of Rescued Dreams, comes a collection of more than twenty inspiring, where horses and children help to heal each other. Hope is like the stars—always there, yet shining brightest in the blackest of nights.

Her book proves that hope is not only for us to keep, but also to give because sometimes just believing in someone is enough for them to start believing in themselves. It is like the dawn, always rising anew. During the darkest days i’d ever known, i was introduced to the unconditional love of a little horse and a merciful God, and my life has never been the same, ” says author Kim Meeder.

Bridge Called Hope: Stories of Triumph from the Ranch of Rescued Dreams #ad - Because sometimes, just believing in someone is enough for them to start believing in themselves. This collection of more than twenty true stories unveils the heart of true strength and the character of genuine courage. It’s the galvanizing truth that no matter how deep your pain…God’s love exceeds it still.

. Experience for yourself the kind of love and hope that change a person from the inside out.

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Fierce Beauty: Choosing to Stand for What Matters Most

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Multnomah #ad - True beauty is not about how you look…but how you live. Women are constantly bombarded with the lie that how we look is far more important than who we are. As you do, fierce beauty is revealed—along with lasting value, fulfillment, and joy. In fierce beauty, and loss—including her parents’ shocking death when she was nine years old and her struggles with self acceptance, love, Kim shares inspiring true stories from her own life of adventure, knowing God, and standing for Him.

It can be found by making one crucial, pick up your sword of encouragement, life-defining choice—to lay down personal ambitions and selfish desires, and fight for those who are losing their battle for hope. Through it all, you’ll discover life lessons about trust, transformation, forgiveness, surrender, and genuine purpose.

Fierce Beauty: Choosing to Stand for What Matters Most #ad - Ultimately, life comes down to one question: will you serve yourself or your King?              Includes discussion guide for individuals or groups. You were not created to be a princess of entitlement            but a warrior, fighting to bring love and hope to the world. Kim meeder.

It’s time for a clarion call back to the truth. Journey with gifted storyteller kim Meeder as she encourages women to see that true value is defined by our Creator and that our worth has a purpose of eternal proportions. Real beauty isn’t a look, it’s an action.

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Encountering Our Wild God: Ways to Experience His Untamable Presence Every Day

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Chosen Books #ad - The wild beauty and glory of our God are calling. Our god is unstoppable, unfathomable, and untamable. Our god is wild. And in this hallowed, thrilling place, we will see his face reflected in the miraculous--and we will experience the limitless nature of our wild God. Here she gives practical, everyday ways to pursue him more passionately and to trust him more fiercely.

Journey into the mystery of God's PresenceWho our God is and how he works cannot be captured or contained. And he is beckoning us to pursue him beyond our circumstances, beyond our emotions, and beyond our logic into the glorious mystery that is him. Offering miraculous, inspiring stories of lives and circumstances transformed by the Holy Spirit, author and speaker Kim Meeder shows that God isn't calling us to fully understand him; he's calling us to fully trust Him.

Encountering Our Wild God: Ways to Experience His Untamable Presence Every Day #ad - Our god is extreme.

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Blind Hope: An Unwanted Dog and the Woman She Rescued

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Multnomah #ad - Laurie's dreams had been shattered before she came to work at Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch—the ranch of rescued dreams—where broken horses and broken children encounter healing every day. In an attempt to soothe her aching soul, Laurie reached out to save a dog in need. Two lives forever changed. An unwanted dog.

An emotional rescue. An inspiring true story told through the engaging voice of Kim Meeder, Blind Hope reveals poignant life lessons Laurie experienced from her ailing, yet courageous canine friend. And she soon began to realize that the dog was rescuing her. Despite the blindness of her dog—and her own heart—Laurie uncovered what she really needed most: authentic love, unconditional trust, and true acceptance, faults and all.

Blind Hope: An Unwanted Dog and the Woman She Rescued #ad - As laurie and her dog, mia, both learned to follow the lead of a master they couldn’t see, Laurie discovered the transforming power of God’s grace even for imperfect and selfish people—and she experienced a greater love than she had ever known. Love is a bridge that stands firm through difficulties and connects one heart directly to another, not because of how it looks, but because of what it is.

Kim meeder, Blind Hope.

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Joey: How a Blind Rescue Horse Helped Others Learn to See

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Tyndale Momentum #ad - But when an injury cost joey his show career, he moved from one owner to the next, ultimately experiencing severe abuse and neglect. By teaching these children to care for rescued animals, the Hope Reins staff were convinced they could reach kids with love and hope and show them that we are never forgotten by God.

But could the financially struggling ranch afford to take care of a blind horse that no one else wanted? Could Joey somehow learn to trust people even though the world had hurt him so badly? And what would happen―to Joey, the kids, and Hope Reins―if they failed?A true story of friendship destined to become a classic, Joey will touch your heart and reveal the power of finding light in the darkness.

Joey: How a Blind Rescue Horse Helped Others Learn to See #ad - A rescue group found Joey nearly dead from starvation―and blind. Then he came to hope reins―a ranch dedicated to helping hurting kids who had been abused, emotionally wounded, or unwanted. A touching tale. Kirkus reviewsThe heartwarming true story of a blind horse named Joey. At the height of his show career, this beautiful Appaloosa’s majestic stature, strength, and willingness to work made him the perfect partner.

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Bridge Called Hope

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Multnomah Publishers, Inc. #ad - It's the galvanizing truth that no matter how deep your pain. God's love exceeds it still. This collection of more than twenty true stories unveils the heart of true strength and the character of genuine courage. During the darkest days i'd ever known, i was introduced to the unconditional love of a little horse and a merciful God, and my life has never been the same, " says author Kim Meeder.

Bridge Called Hope #ad - Because sometimes, just believing in someone is enough for them to start believing in themselves. Her book proves that hope is not only for us to keep, but also to give because sometimes just believing in someone is enough for them to start believing in themselves. It is like the dawn, always rising anew.

. Experience for yourself the kind of love and hope that change a person from the inside out. Hope is like the stars-always there, yet shining brightest in the blackest of nights. Hope is for everyone, and that includes you.

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Horses Speak of God: How Horses Can Teach Us to Listen and Be Transformed

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Paraclete Press #ad - This is what happens when a writer, preacher, and lover of words encounters some of creation’s wisest theologians…horses. First, she argues with them. They are, after all, horses. What could they possibly know about life and god that theologians haven’t already written? But slowly she engages their language and listens to their holy wisdom, attending to how they express their being, their actions, and their relationships.

Horses Speak of God: How Horses Can Teach Us to Listen and Be Transformed #ad - She allows horses to draw her out of the faith of intellect and into a deeper faith of emotion, body, and soul. With edgy honesty and humor, brock invites all who have longed for a deeper spiritual encounter with God to join her in the saddle and occasionally on the ground to discover how horses speak of God and how their ways of knowing help us to discover ways of God speaking to us.

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Average Joe: God's Extraordinary Calling to Ordinary Men

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Multnomah #ad - Average joe reminds us that living a life focused on faith, family, and friends is what makes a man exceptional. Rick wiggers, average joe and account manager Includes a study guide for use by men’s groups. What happened? all the dreams that once inspired us have evaporated into traffic jams, bills, computer screens, and deadlines.

Now we’re older, with a wonderful wife and kids, a minivan, as well as a mortgage, and a fulfilling but not-so-glamorous job. What is happening to my life?” have you ever honestly asked yourself that question? As young boys, firefighters, we dreamed of being pilots, doctors, and cowboys. Why is life so ordinary? if you think your life is nothing special, take a look at it through God’s eyes.

Average Joe: God's Extraordinary Calling to Ordinary Men #ad - The revealing truth is that god chooses “ordinary, stephen the waiter, Paul the tentmaker, Gideon the farmer, David the shepherd, ” faithful men to do His most important work—regular guys like Peter the fisherman, and even Jesus the carpenter. In this engaging book, shapes a man’s integrity, resolve, moral stability, Troy Meeder blends stories about biblical characters and contemporary men to show that an “average-Joe” life, an “ordinary” existence, and strength.

The world desperately needs an army of “average Joes. Like you. Troy meeder’s heart-felt accounts from both his own personal experience and those of friends and family touch a raw nerve in your soul….

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Child Development

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McGraw-Hill Education #ad - Used by hundreds of thousands of students over thirteen editions, Santrock's proven learning goals system provides a clear roadmap to course mastery. The topically-organised fourteenth edition continues with Santrock's highly contemporary tone and focus, featuring over 1, 000 new citations. The popular connections theme shows students the different aspects of children's development to help them better understand the concepts.

Used book in Good Condition. Accurate. Engaging. Reliable. These are just a few of the words used by adopters and reviewers of John Santrock's Child Development. Thorough.

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Unbridled Faith: 100 Devotions from the Horse Farm

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Thomas Nelson #ad - Explore the timeless wisdom of God's Word through this beautiful horse devotional. Horses nuzzle their way into our hearts and have a way of teaching us a lot about ourselves, about life, and even about God. Used book in Good Condition. Just ask horse enthusiast Cara Whitney, wife of comedian and actor Dan Whitney aka Larry the Cable Guy.

Through years spent working with these majestic animals—Cara Whitney has learned countless spiritual lessons that have brought her closer to God. In 100 heartfelt devotions with stunning photography, you'llLearn about being flexible in your faith from a gangly legged colt. Discover the secret to overcoming temptation through a horse's "sneak and eat" game.

Unbridled Faith: 100 Devotions from the Horse Farm #ad - From a pony with a sweet tooth, find out why we should be glad God doesn’t answer yes to all of our prayers. Be reminded that you are priceless to God from a one-eyed quarter horse named Roanie. Unbridled faith is the perfect daily devotional for horse lovers.

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