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Peace, Be Still

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In a world where it is increasingly difficult to simply "be still," David Baxter teaches us how to find pause from the furiously fast and numbingly noisy world. Peace, Be Still will enable every reader to identify, feel, and realize a greater sense of per
Hardcover, 113 pages
Published October 8th 2013 by Cedar Fort (first published October 1st 2013)
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Melanie
Oct 17, 2013 Melanie rated it it was amazing
I loved this book! I found myself thinking each chapter was the best one and the one I needed the most, and then I moved on to the next one and thought the same thing. I have lots of highlights to go back and reflect on. Elder Baxter uses lots of quotes from church leaders, past and present.

The chapters are as follows: 1) The Still, Small Voice; 2) Peace in the World; 3) Peace through Forgiveness; 4) Peace amidst Adversity; 5) Peace amidst Death; 6) Peaceful Places; 7) Peaceful Pathways; 8) Pea
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Shauna
Oct 17, 2013 Shauna rated it it was amazing
I LOVE the opening statement of this book

It seems to me that we have increasingly created life conditions in a world in which it is difficult to simply 'be still.' Instead, we have a world that is furiously fast, balefully busy, and numbingly noisy. We barely have a moment to spare; every minute has to be filled with something--anything.

And so it is!
Everyday we yearn for peace as we rush from one activity to another and from one noise to another.

We must learn to "be still" in order to find that
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Kristen
Mar 08, 2014 Kristen rated it really liked it
These two books of Elder Baxter's are sweet and simple. They are full of quotes from church leaders and personal experiences. They aren't quite as satisfying to read as listening to him speak is, but I liked them and found many good quotes to keep for myself.
Amy
Dec 22, 2013 Amy rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed this book. I found that I had to read it a little at a time as it left me a lot to ponder. I found this book to be helpful, encouraging and uplifting.
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Nicely done. There were a couple of cultural references that I didn't get. But I'm sure that a British audience would. :)
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I really enjoy David A. Baxter's books. Practical and rooted in gospel truths. I recommend it.
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