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Cult Sister - My Decade in One of the World's Most Secretive Sects (Paperback): Lesley Smailes Cult Sister - My Decade in One of the World's Most Secretive Sects (Paperback)
Lesley Smailes 1
R226 Discovery Miles 2 260 In stock

After matric Lesley took a gap year to the United States. Before she left, her mother, in jest or premonition, said: “Don’t get married and don’t join a cult” – but Lesley ended up in what is considered one of the most dangerous existing cults in America.

In this book Lesley shares the story of her life-changing years with this group – living out of a backpack, an arranged marriage to a Brother, having home births, threats of losing her children and surviving in strange, glorious ways.

Hykie Berg - My Storie van Hoop (Afrikaans, Paperback): Hykie Berg, Marissa Coetzee Hykie Berg - My Storie van Hoop (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Hykie Berg, Marissa Coetzee
R180 R159 Discovery Miles 1 590 Save R21 (12%) Within 7 - 15 working days

Hykie Berg is ’n bekende film- en TV-akteur, geliefd en gewild reg oor Suid-Afrika. Hy is ook ’n verslaafde. Op die kruin van sy suksesloopbaan verloor Hykie alles en draai by die dood om. Hier vertel hy sy verhaal openhartig, van die dwelmhole van Hillbrow tot in ’n maksimum-sekuriteitsel in die Weskoppies-hospitaal, waar God hom van ’n gewisse dood red. Hykie nooi jou uit om te onthou dat God se liefde ook vir jou bedoel is, en dat, al doen ons wat, God ons nie laat gaan nie.

Nadia - Paaie Van Hoop (Afrikaans, Paperback): Nadia Beukes, Jana  van der Merwe Nadia - Paaie Van Hoop (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Nadia Beukes, Jana van der Merwe
R171 Discovery Miles 1 710 Within 7 - 15 working days

Glansaktrise Nadia Beukes nooi jou saam op die paaie wat sy al geloop het: kronkelpaaie, bergpasse, en soms ook ompaaie. So leer ken ons die ware Nadia weg van die kalklig. Sy deel haar verhaal van diepe hartseer, maar ook van uitbundige vreugde. Ons almal se paaie lyk nie dieselfde nie. Net omdat jou pad anders is, beteken dit nie daar wag nie ’n gelukkige einde nie.

558 Days - A True Story (Paperback): Yolande Korkie, Maretha Maartens 558 Days - A True Story (Paperback)
Yolande Korkie, Maretha Maartens
R300 R247 Discovery Miles 2 470 Save R53 (18%) Within 5 - 10 working days

558 days of hell. Two souls intertwined in body and spirit. One Almighty God. This is the true story of kidnapping victims Yolande and Pierre Korkie, as told by Yolande. Pierre never survived to tell the tale.

In this raw and honest memoir, Yolande relives the couple's kidnapping and brutal severance from their children and life as they knew it. From the moment they were kidnapped in 2013 until Yolande's release and through to Pierre's failed rescue attempt by U.S. military forces, 558 Days recounts the Korkies' horrific ordeal.

This is the true story of a level of love that few couples will ever experience; of faith that grows stronger through adversity and of forgiveness that is more powerful than human boundaries. This is the story of 558 Days.

Monsters, Mice And Mercy - A Life Redeemed From Abuse (Paperback): Jenny-May Hudson Monsters, Mice And Mercy - A Life Redeemed From Abuse (Paperback)
Jenny-May Hudson
R180 R129 Discovery Miles 1 290 Save R51 (28%) Within 5 - 10 working days

Jenny-May Hudson grew up in Pretoria, South Africa, the third child of an Afrikaner father and a British mother. Her childhood was horribly marred by her domineering father, who beat her mother, showered blows and insults on his children, and micro-managed the household with weapons, mind-games, and violence. Ironically, his tactics would come back to haunt him. The years of pain would leave Jenny-May with grim memories. Yet through the power of Christ a transformation was in store.

Today Jenny-May is whole and happy. She and her husband Elmore, and their three children, have relocated to Perth, Australia. Jenny-May has developed a considerable speaking ministry, and her journey - from abuse to self-acceptance and joy - has become a source of inspiration to thousands.

This book demonstrates that nothing can hold you captive without your consent.

Street God (Paperback): Dimas Salaberrios Street God (Paperback)
Dimas Salaberrios 1
R190 R157 Discovery Miles 1 570 Save R33 (17%) Within 5 - 10 working days

His street name was Daylight. But he was a nightmare.

On the streets of New York, darkness and violence reigned. Dimas “Daylight” Salaberrios popped his first pill when he was eleven years old, and just days later, he was selling drugs to his schoolmates. By fifteen, he was facing time at the notorious Rikers Island Prison. It was never safe to turn your back, and Dimas saw only one chance to survive: to become a street god. He would be the richest, most powerful ruler in the hood . . . or die trying.

But in one terrifying moment, with a gun pointed at his head, Dimas had to decide: How far would he go? Was he finished taking reckless chances to rule as a god of the streets? Would he dare to entrust his life to the real God―an even riskier path? Because that God would send Dimas back down the darkest streets he’d ever known on a rescue mission after those still in danger.

Street God is the true story of one man’s against-all-odds journey from the streets to the altar and back again. A modern-day The Cross and the Switchblade for a new generation, it reveals that we’re never too far gone for God to change us―and shows how a single spark can illuminate even the darkest existence.

The Night The Angels Came - Miracles Of Protection And Provision In Burundi (Paperback): Chrissie Chapman The Night The Angels Came - Miracles Of Protection And Provision In Burundi (Paperback)
Chrissie Chapman
R201 R167 Discovery Miles 1 670 Save R34 (17%) Within 7 - 11 working days

Trained as a midwife, Chrissie Chapman went to Burundi in the nineties to open a maternity clinic and dispensary in a rural area of the country. She had been there just three years when a coup was declared, and the country descended into a state of civil war. It lasted for thirteen long years. During that time, God directed her to work with the orphans and widows.

She started a centre for abandoned babies and traumatised children and saw the Lord performing remarkable miracles in the lives of people who had lost everything. Chrissie adopted three children herself, and has raised more than fifty others to young adulthood. Again and again she has witnessed miracles of protection and provision. When the war started, Chrissie, her adopted children, and the health staff were living in a rural location on top of a mountain, in a healing centre, with maternity clinic and dispensary. Every night there was gunfire, and every day people would come seeking refuge. One night, she and David Ndarahutse, the mission director, were sitting praying amid the fighting, when David said, "Chrissie, look up." There were dozens of angels standing on top of the walls of the healing centre. That was the night the angels came.

"From that moment on," Chrissie records, "I have never experienced or felt fear for my life." Today Chrissie divides her time between Burundi, where she continues to care for the teenagers in her charge, and England, Canada and America, where she speaks widely about the faithfulness and power of God.

Out Of Darkness - My Story Of Finding True Light And Liberation (Paperback): Stormie Omartian Out Of Darkness - My Story Of Finding True Light And Liberation (Paperback)
Stormie Omartian
R240 R198 Discovery Miles 1 980 Save R42 (18%) Within 5 - 10 working days

Stormie Omartian tells her compelling story of a childhood marred by physical and emotional abuse that eventually led her into the occult, drugs, and tragic relationships.

Finding herself overwhelmed by fear and on the verge of suicide, she shares the turning point that changed her life and reveals the healing process that brought freedom and wholeness beyond what she ever imagined.

In this poignant drama, there is help and hope for anyone who has been scarred by the past or feels imprisoned by deep emotional needs. It is a glorious story of how God can bring life out of death, life out of darkness.

Stormie wrote about some of the things that happened during the first thirty-five years of her life in a book called STORMIE that was published in 1986. She began the story at the major turning point in her life which started her climb out of darkness. She decided to again start at that point of deep darkness she was living in, in order to fully explain what drove her to the point of recognizing her condition and finding help. The following thirty-seven years after that point to the present day, is all new, much of which she has not spoken about publicly before. She feels the entire story should be told in order to prove that once you recognize the darkness for what is it, it is possible to walk out of it and in to the light for the rest of your life.

Triumph - The Extraordinary Life And Faith Of Louis Zamperini (Paperback): Janet Benge, Geoff Benge Triumph - The Extraordinary Life And Faith Of Louis Zamperini (Paperback)
Janet Benge, Geoff Benge 1
R158 R33 Discovery Miles 330 Save R125 (79%) Within 7 - 11 working days

Triumph is the gripping true story of Olympian and World War II hero Louis Zamperini who, after a plane crash, endured forty-seven treacherous days on the Pacific Ocean only to be captured by the Japanese Navy. As a prisoner of war for over two years, Louie suifered vicious atrocities at the hands of a brutal guard, yet was able to maintain his unrelenting, steadfast spirit.

Through a Billy Graham crusade after the war, Zamperini found the power to overcome the horrific evils of war and forgive through the power of his relationship with Jesus Christ. Louis' unforgettable story is a testimony of a person's ability to triumph over any evil, inspiring every reader to hope and live life to the full.

Love Hunger - A Harrowing Journey From Sexual Addiction To True Fulfillment (Paperback): David Kyle Foster Love Hunger - A Harrowing Journey From Sexual Addiction To True Fulfillment (Paperback)
David Kyle Foster
R338 Discovery Miles 3 380 Within 7 - 15 working days

Homosexuality, prostitution, pornography, cults - secret sins rival the glitter of Hollywood for young actor David Kyle Foster. Winning wholesome television roles, his star on the rise, he is relieved to be free from his father's harshness. But the desperate loneliness and sexual obsession that characterized his youth now accompany his rise to success - and bondage to a double life seems the only answer. Can Jesus' love reach one so broken?

Whether you're grappling with your own darkness or know someone who is, this gripping and inspiring memoir shows you that, no matter how bleak it may seem, there is "always" hope: God can heal and restore the soul that hungers for love.

Chai Tea & Ginger Beer - My Unexpected Journey... Cricket, Family And Beyond (Paperback): Deborah Kirsten Chai Tea & Ginger Beer - My Unexpected Journey... Cricket, Family And Beyond (Paperback)
Deborah Kirsten 5
R190 R157 Discovery Miles 1 570 Save R33 (17%) Within 5 - 10 working days

In Chai Tea & Ginger Beer Deborah Kirsten shares her untold story. From her childhood in a small village, to her extraordinary and unexpected life as the wife of international cricketer and coach Gary Kirsten.

Unravelling the highs and lows of their life together, Deborah shares honest insights into the pressurised world of professional sport and the reality of managing marriage, family life and faith within this space.

Scattered throughout the book are humorous and poignant personal anecdotes of travel and touring, both with the South African and the Indian cricket teams, making for fascinating and colourful reading.

Pippie (Afrikaans, Paperback): Anice Kruger, Colleen Naude Pippie (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Anice Kruger, Colleen Naude 2
R170 R140 Discovery Miles 1 400 Save R30 (18%) In stock

Op Oujaarsaand 2011 ontaard 'n lekker familiebraai in 'n skokkende nagmerrie toe 'n bottel vuuraanstekergel in 'n pa se hande ontplof en op sy dogtertjie beland. Met 80% brandwonde gee dokters vir die 2½-jarige Pippie Kruger net 'n 10% kans op oorlewing.

Pippie vertel op hartroerende wyse van die pynlike pad wat ma Anice, pa Erwin en hul gesin sedert dié ongeluk gestap het.

Die boek deel gebeure en ervarings wat nog nie van-tevore in die media bekendgemaak is nie:

  • Erwin maak sy hart oop en vertel met rou eerlikheid hoe die tragedie hulle verhouding geraak het.
  • Pippie se oupa en ouma verwoord hulle gevoelens.
  • Anice se ervaring van Pippie se baanbreker-operasie met gekloonde vel - 'n eerste in Afrika!
  • Aangrypende vertellings van die dokters en spesialiste wat Pippie behandel het.
  • 16 bladsye roerende foto's - sommige wat die wêreld nog nooit gesien het nie.

Pippie vertel van 'n ma se stryd met God en 'n wil om nooit moed op te gee nie. Dit is 'n inspirerende verhaal van ongekende deursettingsvermoë, vurige hoop en onwankelbare vertroue in God.

Wrestling For My Life - The Legend, The Reality And The Faith Of A WWE Superstar (Hardcover): Shawn Michaels Wrestling For My Life - The Legend, The Reality And The Faith Of A WWE Superstar (Hardcover)
Shawn Michaels; As told to David Thomas
R378 R310 Discovery Miles 3 100 Save R68 (18%) Within 7 - 11 working days

In Wrestling For My Life, WWE superstar Shawn Michaels shares from his heart about the highs and lows of his life inside the WWE.

Included are some never-before-shared stories and an intimate look into his career as well as stories of hunting, family, and faith. With millions of fans, Michaels had adulation and all the attention he could ask for, but he discovered there was something more. When he became a committed Christian during his years in the WWE it had to affect everything.

Michaels reveals what it is like to be a man of faith in this unusual world and shares insights for all of us.

Tutu - The Authorised Portrait (Hardcover): Allister Sparks, Mpho Tutu Tutu - The Authorised Portrait (Hardcover)
Allister Sparks, Mpho Tutu; Foreword by Bono; Introduction by Dalai Lama 1
R350 R298 Discovery Miles 2 980 Save R52 (15%) Within 4 - 8 working days

Tutu: The Authorised Portrait is a celebration of eighty years of the life of Archbishop Desmond Tutu, an icon whose humanity and compassion have touched the lives of millions around the world.

Born in Klerksdorp, South Africa, and trained as a teacher because his family could not afford to send him to medical school, Desmond Tutu was ordained as an Anglican priest in 1960. He vigorously opposed apartheid and has dedicated his life to fighting all forms of oppression, advocating non-violence, peaceful reconciliation and social justice for all.

This extraordinary book features a biography by legendary South African journalist Allister Sparks, authorised by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, and includes over forty interviews conducted by Tutu's daughter Reverend Mpho Tutu with close family, friends, colleagues, comrades and critics.

Complemented by an unprecedented collection of images and unpublished artefacts drawn from Tutu's private files, this is a phenomenal story of one man's life-long commitment to the liberation of the oppressed. Includes interviews with Kofi Annan, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and President Barack Obama.

The Book of Separation (Hardcover): Tova Mirvis The Book of Separation (Hardcover)
Tova Mirvis
R446 R336 Discovery Miles 3 360 Save R110 (25%) Within 7 - 11 working days
From Robben Island to Bishopscourt - The Biography of Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane (Paperback): Sindiwe Magona From Robben Island to Bishopscourt - The Biography of Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane (Paperback)
Sindiwe Magona
R620 R497 Discovery Miles 4 970 Save R123 (20%) In stock

Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane holds a pivotal place in the history of South Africa. As a childhood friend of Chris Hani and inspired by the thinking of Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe, he became a political activist in the liberation struggle against apartheid. Preceding Nelson Mandela to Robben Island, he was in fact one of the prisoners responsible for building Mandiba’s prison cell. Once released from ‘the island’ he became a champion of the poor and oppressed - speaking out against segregation, fighting for the rights of HIV positive people, and acknowledging the equal role of women in society. On becoming Archbishop of Cape Town he succeeded Desmond Tutu, and was responsible for continuing implementation of change within the Church. During his eleven years residence in Bishopscourt, Archbishop Njongo, as he was affectionately known, was a bridge-builder linking divergent views and a catalyst for change.

Called to Be Amish - My Journey from Head Majorette to the Old Order (Paperback): Marlene C Miller Called to Be Amish - My Journey from Head Majorette to the Old Order (Paperback)
Marlene C Miller
R229 R195 Discovery Miles 1 950 Save R34 (15%) Within 7 - 15 working days
Simple Pleasures - Stories from My Life as an Amish Mother (Paperback): Marianne Jantzi Simple Pleasures - Stories from My Life as an Amish Mother (Paperback)
Marianne Jantzi
R228 R193 Discovery Miles 1 930 Save R35 (15%) Within 7 - 15 working days
Daring to Hope - Finding God's Goodness in the Broken and the Beautiful (Hardcover): Katie Davis Majors Daring to Hope - Finding God's Goodness in the Broken and the Beautiful (Hardcover)
Katie Davis Majors
R453 R343 Discovery Miles 3 430 Save R110 (24%) Within 7 - 11 working days
Van Pollsmoor Tot Prediker (Afrikaans, Paperback): Jaun Truter, Leon Steenkamp Van Pollsmoor Tot Prediker (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Jaun Truter, Leon Steenkamp
R186 Discovery Miles 1 860 In stock

Jaun Truter was 'n gangster in die ergste graad: Noem dit maar: Dwelms, aanranding, afpersing, en betrokkenheid by die Russiese mafia in Kaapstad. God gryp in op sy lewe op 'n baie tasbare en hoorbare manier en Jaun gaan tronk toe. Hier leer hy om van voor af te begin... Hierdie is 'n aangrypende verhaal van God se beskermende hand en hoe hy nie sy kinders laat gaan nie.

Lessons in Hope - My Unexpected Life with St. John Paul II (Hardcover): George Weigel Lessons in Hope - My Unexpected Life with St. John Paul II (Hardcover)
George Weigel
R551 R410 Discovery Miles 4 100 Save R141 (26%) Within 7 - 11 working days

A preeminent authority on the Catholic Church and papal biographer describes what he learned from chronicling the life of Pope John Paul IIIn Lessons in Hope, George Weigel tells the story of his unique friendship with St. John Paul II. As Weigel learns the pope "from inside," he also offers a firsthand account of the tumult of post-Vatican II Catholicism and the Cold War's endgame, introducing readers to the heroes who brought down European communism. Later, he shows us the aging pope grappling with the post-9/11 world order and teaching new lessons in dignity through his own suffering.A deeply humane portrait of an eminent scholar learning a saint, Lessons in Hope is essential reading for anyone seeking a fuller understanding of a world-changing pope.

The Making of Martin Luther (Hardcover): Richard Rex The Making of Martin Luther (Hardcover)
Richard Rex
R476 R355 Discovery Miles 3 550 Save R121 (25%) Within 7 - 11 working days

A major new account of the most intensely creative years of Luther's careerThe Making of Martin Luther takes a provocative look at the intellectual emergence of one of the most original and influential minds of the sixteenth century. Richard Rex traces how, in a concentrated burst of creative energy in the few years surrounding his excommunication by Pope Leo X in 1521, this lecturer at an obscure German university developed a startling new interpretation of the Christian faith that brought to an end the dominance of the Catholic Church in Europe. Luther's personal psychology and cultural context played their parts in the whirlwind of change he unleashed. But for the man himself, it was always about the ideas, the truth, and the Gospel.Focusing on the most intensely important years of Luther's career, Rex teases out the threads of his often paradoxical and counterintuitive ideas from the tangled thickets of his writings, explaining their significance, their interconnections, and the astonishing appeal they so rapidly developed. Yet Rex also sets these ideas firmly in the context of Luther's personal life, the cultural landscape that shaped him, and the traditions of medieval Catholic thought from which his ideas burst forth.Lucidly argued and elegantly written, The Making of Martin Luther is a splendid work of intellectual history that renders Luther's earthshaking yet sometimes challenging ideas accessible to a new generation of readers.

Martin Luther - The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World (Hardcover): Eric Metaxas Martin Luther - The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World (Hardcover)
Eric Metaxas
R517 R387 Discovery Miles 3 870 Save R130 (25%) Within 7 - 11 working days
Unquenchable Love - Becoming Who I Am (Paperback): Lindsay Lauren Stroud Unquenchable Love - Becoming Who I Am (Paperback)
Lindsay Lauren Stroud
R139 Discovery Miles 1 390 In stock

Evangelist and street preacher Lindsay Lauren Stroud is sharing her story with you to inspire you on your own spiritual journey. Stroud never dreamed that she would become a street evangelist. The strange twists and turns her life took proved that God had a plan for her. She just had to learn to recognize it.

Stroud’s story begins many years ago in Cape Town, South Africa. She loved her early childhood in primary school and felt a kinship with her friends. The comfort of their friendship and love had a tremendous impact on her life, but childhood can’t last forever. As Stroud grew older, she felt unsatisfied with her life. She moved halfway across the world to Dublin, Ireland, searching for something different. Stroud didn’t understand what was missing, but she could feel the loss deep within her heart. Her confusion led to her questioning her identity and her purpose.

All was not lost. Through her own candid confessions, inspirational poetry, and testimonies, Stroud reveals the moments that showed her God’s amazing love. She turned her life around, and now she is dedicated to helping others do the same!

Lindsay Lauren Stroud was born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa. She has spent the past fourteen years living in Ireland and the past three years singing and preaching on the streets of Dublin. Stroud is a passionate born-again Christian who serves God as an evangelist and street preacher. Her ministry, Street Church, brings the Word of God to the people of Dublin. She hopes that her memoir about her spiritual journey will inspire others to embrace God and feel hopeful about the future.

God Knows What I'm Doing Here (Paperback): Sheila Leech God Knows What I'm Doing Here (Paperback)
Sheila Leech
R225 R187 Discovery Miles 1 870 Save R38 (17%) Within 7 - 11 working days

The inspiring story of how God took a rebellious and lost young woman, gave her purpose and a passion to live for Him, and led her to serve as a missionary nurse in the Ecuadorian rainforest. Becoming a Christian missionary was definitely not on the agenda for teenager Sheila Leech . Far from God, she was taking drugs until Jesus broke into her life and gradually called her into his purposes. Called to be a missionary nurse she has served amongst an indigenous tribe in the Ecuadorian rainforest, and more recently as a health worker being sent to some of the major natural disaster zones such as the Haitian earthquake and the Tsunami. She has served those affected by war, earthquakes, volcanoes and floods, and shows that anyone can be the voice and hands of Jesus, even in the most inhospitable places in the planet. Despite her many amazing adventures of faith, Sheila is clear that this is not the story of a super saint, but a very honest account of an ordinary person who serves an extraordinary God . The overriding themes of Sheila's story are God's grace and protection, his power and provision, and that God can use anyone who trusts in him - whatever their start in life.

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