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Stevens, Margaret

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Works: 2 works in 6 publications in 1 language and 1,246 library holdings
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV8886.U5, 365.6092
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Most widely held works by Margaret Stevens
Families of the jailed : a book of hope by Margaret Stevens( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family's life is turned upside down when a false accusation leads to an eight-year prison sentence for Rodger Stevens. Rodger and his mother, Margaret - both ordained ministers -- were suddenly faced with challenge of truly living, under extraordinary circumstances, the beliefs and principles they preached to their congregations. Bitterness, anger, despair, and hopelessness battled for supremacy over the faith in God that had always sustained the Stevens family. Margaret and Rodger, still living day-to-day exercise in acceptance brought on by Rodger's imprisonment, have written an inspirational memoir and spiritual guidebook for others who find themselves in the Stevens' situation - the families of the jailed. <UL><LI>Two ordained ministers share the challenge of living their own spiritual teachings I the face of tremendous adversity</LI><LI>A guide to help families cope with incarceration</LI><LI>How prayer, friends and loved ones, inspirational writings, and a daily spiritual practice moved the Stevens family to forgiveness and trust in God's higher plan</LI></UL Shares important truths that may help others in similar situations: <UL><LI>Nothing happens by chance</LI><LI>All challenges in life bring lessons we need to learn</LI><LI>Prayer puts us in harmony with God's plan for our lives</LI><LI>Regardless of the deed, the doer is still a person you can love</LI><LI>God's timing does not necessarily coincide with ours</LI><LI>Confiding in a compassionate person is tremendous blessing</LI></UL>
Challenging the gifted child : an open approach to working with advanced young readers by Margaret Stevens( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Challenging the gifted child : an open approach to working with advanced young readers