An Old Guy's Guide to Living Young: A Common-Sense Collection of Wit and Wisdom

An Old Guy's Guide to Living Young: A Common-Sense Collection of Wit and Wisdom

by Bob Barnes

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Bestselling author Bob Barnes shares the secrets to a vibrant and faith-filled life with readers of all ages. Drawing from his experience as a husband—married more than 57 years to Emilie Barnes—and a respected patriarch, businessman, author, and man of faith, Barnes provides brief, inspiring chapters about how to

  • be young at heart by strengthening a heart for God
  • let hope influence trials and daily routine
  • live out devotion to God with discipline and commitment
  • model compassion and generosity in practical ways
  • build an influential foundation with humor and wisdom

Readers will be encouraged by these life-transforming attitudes, actions, and priorities that will make an eternal impression on their quality of life and on those they love.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780736952767
Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
Publication date: 10/01/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 554 KB

About the Author

Bob Barnes and his wife, Emilie, are the founders of More Hours in My Day time-management seminars and coauthors of numerous books including Together Moments for Couples and 15-Minute Devotions for Couples. Bob is also the author of the popular 15 Minutes Alone with God for Men and 5-Minute Faith Builders for Men.

Table of Contents

Ace the Test of Time! 7

1 Laugh Lines Are Free, but Wisdom Is Earned 11

2 A Good Man Loves Thanksgiving-Unless He's a Turkey 21

3 Now's the Time for a Modeling Career 33

4 I Married a Good Woman; She Married a Work-in-Progress 47

5 When It Comes to Family, Everything Is Relative! 63

6 Sometimes We Have to Lose Our Grip to Gain Our Balance 75

7 Get into Movies Cheap, but Don't Forget to Live Rich 89

8 Even Old Bones Can Take a Leap of Faith 101

9 Legacies Are Hand-Me-Downs People Actually Want 115

10 Aim to Connect by Shooting the Breeze 129

11 Keep On Keeping On 147

Notes 159

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