Showing posts from March, 2009

Battlefield of the Mind

Battlefield of the Mind By Joyce Meyer A WAR IS RAGING. Your Mind Is the Battlefield. Worry, doubt, confusion, depression, anger, and feelings of condemnation: all these are attacks on the mind. If you suffer from negative thoughts, take heart! Joyce Meyer has helped millions win these all-important battles - and she can help you too. In her most popular bestseller ever, the beloved author and minister shows you how to change your life by changing your mind. She teaches you how to deal with thousands of thoughts you have every day and focus your mind to think the way God thinks. And she shares the trials, tragedies, and ultimate victories from her own marriage, family, and ministry that led her to wondrous, life-transforming truth - and reveals her thoughts and feelings every step of the way. Now it's your turn to: • Gain control over your mind and find freedom and peace • Recognize damaging thoughts and stop them from influencing your life Be patient with yourself even when y

The Seductive Image

Americans fiercely defend the right to privacy, yet we open our homes, our lives, and our minds to a constant barrage of messages from television and film. This book helps us analyze the impact of the se media on us and our children. The author deals with basic questions such as: Are we being manipulated? Why do films often reflect the worst in our culture? How does American cinema treat religion? What are the limitations of film, the dangers? What does film do well? How does political ideology affect film-making? Seductive Image, The Billingsley takes us inside the Hollywood mindset that produces todays popular films and TV programs. He shows that a small group of people virtually controls the ir content. Far more liberal than the general public, the se media managers promote an outlook critical of the United States, religion, morality, and traditional values. Billingsley asserts that modern film has had a devastating impact on the human imagination and on society as a whole