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"I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I do know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve."
Albert Schweitzer

"Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others, cannot keep it from themselves."
James M. Barrie

"The vocation of every man and woman is to serve other people."
Leo Tolstoy

"Service is what life is all about."
Marian Wright Edelman

"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others."
Mohandas K. Gandhi

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Service Definition: Work done by one person or group that benefits another.

Etymology of 'Service'
c.1100, "celebration of public worship," from Old French servise "act of homage; servitude; service at table; Mass, church ceremony," from Latin servitium "slavery, condition of a slave, servitude," also "slaves collectively," from servus "slave".

Positive Suggestions:
"Awaken your natural Service"
"Perfect Service is within you"
"Allow yourself to feel Service now"
"Accept Service"
"Trust in your Service"
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Humanity
by J.D. KnutsonSearch for J.D. Knutson

Five gunshots were all it took to end everything Candace had ever cared about; now, falling in love with her parents? killer might give her everything she never knew she needed.

Candace has been raped more times than she cares to remember ?this is a normal lifestyle for a pretty eighteen-year-old girl surviving the expiration of the United States. When her parents are shot before her eyes, the deer that would have sustained them stolen, she knows their deaths would have come eventually ? that?s simply how life is lived. This doesn?t keep her from plotting the murder of the man who shot them. As soon as she gets the chance, she opens fire on him ? running out of bullets after only two shots. But Gideon?s not going to make things too easy on himself; he refuses to kill her until she?s a true threat. Paradoxically, she can?t leave his side for fear that he might disappear in her absence; she insists on following him until provided with an occasion to kill him.

Circumstances change when Candace?s opportunity is almost stolen from her; three travelers shoot Gideon. She rescues him out of the supreme aspiration that it be HER who ends his life. However, him being injured and unable to defend himself isn?t exactly what she had in mind. As a result, she finds herself getting to know him better than she had planned. What surfaces is a poignant statement on love, forgiveness, and humanity.

HUMANITY is a romantic survivalist novel for new/young adults. Topics such as rape and sexual abuse are involved, amidst lighter but also serious matters.
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Divine Alchemy Healing: The doorway to your Awakening and Service to Humanity
by AmanoH Rajakka, Cristina Estampador

By opening your door to Divine Alchemy Healing, you are boldly recognizing and acknowledging that there are aspects of your life that you want to change or improve. This transmission book will reveal to you a technique so powerful that it can do wonders in any situation. No fluff and straight to the point. You will learn how to lovingly call on Divinity to co-create with you in the highest form known to this Universe, transforming you back into the alchemist that you are. By practicing Divine Alchemy Healing, you, as the holder of Sacred Space can facilitate the healing process and at the same time uplift the quality of your life as well as your healee. You can heal your life, realize any dream and assist others as well in their healing, improve your personal and professional relationships, have the right career, increase your wealth, find true love and enjoy absolute fulfillment. All without breaking into a sweat. The Divinity has all the resources to give you everything that you ever hoped for yourself. For when you remember your Divinity, you can achieve your highest potential and empower your ultimate destiny. Your future is not set in stone. Dispel your doubts and make no mistake about it. This book will become a staple in your spiritual arsenal towards to a better, healthier, richer, happier, more successful life. With Faith Trust and Confidence with SUPREME GOD, the Divine Hierarchy, Divine Alchemists, you will notice a great improvement with your connection to SUPREME SOURCE, your union with SUPREME GOD as you experience a better quality of life with a positive and silent-still mind.
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The Five Pillars of Islam: Laying the Foundations of Divine Love and Service to Humanity
by Musharraf HussainSearch for Musharraf Hussain
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The Five Pillars of Islam is a comprehensive and practical manual on the fundamental beliefs and practices of a Muslim and provides an understanding of the true spirit of worship in Islam. Written by a noted Muslim scholar and educationist with a contemporary Muslim audience in mind, this is an invaluable reference for every home and classroom.

Musharraf Hussain, PhD, is the director of the Karimia Institute in the United Kingdom. In 2009 he was awarded the Order of the British Empire for his services to community relations in Britain.



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The Decay: Searching for Humanity in a Post-Apocalyptic World
by Roger HaydenSearch for Roger Hayden

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The aftermath of nuclear war has spread across the country, and there are no clear answers to the impending chaos in the wake of such unimaginable and devastating events. Paul, a computer technician, from a small town in Pennsylvania, continues his quest to escape the fallout of a nearby strike with his stepdaughter, Julie in tow. Together they're on a mission to find Paul's wife and Julie's mother, Samantha, before it's too late.

During their travels over state lines, they discover a quaint rural community, safely tucked away and sealed off from the dangers of the outside world. The town, led by a former county sheriff, offers hope and normalcy for visitors lost in a sea of confusion. Trouble soon comes in the form of a doomsday cult, and their fanatical leader, who reside nearby, awaiting a reckoning of apocalyptic proportions. The mysterious group soon want the town for their own purposes, and are willing to take it by force. This second installment of the dystopian series ?The Decay? will keep you on the edge of your seat, where nothing is safe and humanity has reached its breaking point.
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Service Learning and Literary Studies in English
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Service learning can help students develop a sense of civic responsibility and commitment, often while addressing pressing community needs. One goal of literary studies is to understand the ethical dimensions of the world, and thus service learning, by broadening the environments students consider, is well suited to the literature classroom. Whether through a public literacy project that demonstrates the relevance of literary study or community-based research that brings literary theory to life, student collaboration with community partners brings social awareness to the study of literary texts and helps students and teachers engage literature in new ways.

In their introduction, the volume editors trace the history of service learning in the United States, including the debate about literature's role, and outline the best practices of the pedagogy. The essays that follow cover American, English, and world literature; creative nonfiction and memoir; literature-based writing; and cross-disciplinary studies. Contributors describe a wide variety of service-learning projects, including a course on the Harlem Renaissance in which students lead a community writing workshop, an English capstone seminar in which seniors design programs for public libraries, and a creative nonfiction course in which first-year students work with elderly community members to craft life narratives. The volume closes with a list of resources for practitioners and researchers in the field.


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Conspiracy of Dreamers: Capitalism at the Service of Humanity
by M. Renee Orth, Paul J. Behrman
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Just when the world imagined by dreamers throughout human history is within reach, it is slipping through our fingers. Environmental degradation, climate change, the spread of nuclear weapons, and population growth pose urgent risks to human survival. Meanwhile, an epidemic of frustration and alienation has given rise to the Tea Party and the Occupy Wall Street movements. Protesters from opposite ends of the political spectrum are reacting to the same underlying problem: power is concentrated in the hands of an elite group of politicians, bankers, executives, and wealthy individuals. Both movements are looking mainly to government for solutions (though in very different ways), but government is the wrong tool for the job. Conspiracy of Dreamers transcends the chasm engulfing American politics by offering sustainable, compassionate and systemic solutions that shrink government while returning power to We the People.
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Health Humanities Reader
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Over the past forty years, the health humanities, previously called the medical humanities, has emerged as one of the most exciting fields for interdisciplinary scholarship, advancing humanistic inquiry into bioethics, human rights, health care, and the uses of technology. It has also helped inspire medical practitioners to engage in deeper reflection about the human elements of their practice.

In Health Humanities Reader, editors Therese Jones, Delese Wear, and Lester D. Friedman have assembled fifty-four leading scholars, educators, artists, and clinicians to survey the rich body of work that has already emerged from the field?and to imagine fresh approaches to the health humanities in these original essays. The collection?s contributors reflect the extraordinary diversity of the field, including scholars from the disciplines of disability studies, history, literature, nursing, religion, narrative medicine, philosophy, bioethics, medicine, and the social sciences. 

With warmth and humor, critical acumen and ethical insight, Health Humanities Reader truly humanizes the field of medicine. Its accessible language and broad scope offers something for everyone from the experienced medical professional to a reader interested in health and illness.

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The Humanity of Justice
by Burke StrunskySearch for Burke Strunsky

Against the backdrop of his most haunting, high-profile murder and child abuse cases, a veteran prosecutor goes beyond an insider?s reflection to shine a light on the humanlike qualities personified in the U.S. criminal justice system and what this means for our future.

The Humanity of Justice is a procedural true-crime book told through the eyes and heart of a veteran criminal prosecutor who cares about the people he meets and their life-altering circumstances. Burke E. Strunsky, a senior deputy district attorney in southern California, takes the reader inside the courtroom for some of the most haunting criminal cases in the state as well as the nation, including: a highly respected church leader who brutally murders his wife for the insurance money while their baby sleeps peacefully in another room; a twisted father who sexually molests his daughter?s own friends at her slumber parties; a former police chief who drowns his wife of thirty years in their backyard spa; and a young man who sadistically tortures and kills a helpless three-year-old boy, yet manages to dodge the death penalty.

Strunsky?s own impassioned social and moral commentary is woven throughout this thought-provoking book on issues significant to the world of criminal justice. Even in the midst of the darkest stories, the voices and courage of the victims and those who love them will leave the reader touched and inspired.

100% of the proceeds from this book will be donated to The Humanity of Justice Foundation, a non-profit organization, to help prevent child abuse and neglect.
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The Last Humanity: A Dystopian Society in a Post Apocalyptic World (The Last Survivors Book 3)
by Bobby Adair, T.W. Piperbrook

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Fear reigns in the realm of THE LAST SURVIVORS?
With death running through the forest on demons? feet and humanity bleeding dry in the hearts of men, does the deadliest evil already live within Brighton?s walls?

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Humanity's Hope: Juggernaut
by Greg P. FerrellSearch for Greg P. Ferrell

Mankind has always worried about their end of days. Well it has come in the form of a zombie outbreak. One group has joined together in the hope of riding out the apocalypse. Will they live or die is a daily battle but there might be one among them that will tip the scales in their favor. Follow their story into a world that until months ago would have seemed like a well written fiction tale.

Juggernaut is the second book in the Humanity's Hope series.
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