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Peter Benedict Holmes is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and podcaster. Holmes is known for his cheerful personality, self-aware humor, and musings on spirituality and religion, which are all frequent themes across his works.
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You're a Miracle
Embracing the Emotions, Habits, and Mystery That Make You You
Mike McHargue - 2020-04-28
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Discover why there is often a disconnect between what we want to do and what we actually do. Renowned podcast host Mike McHargue explains why and how we can close the gap in his book, You're a Miracle (and a Pain in the Ass). Drawing on scientific research, personal anecdotes, and real-life questions from his listeners, McHargue deftly navigates the human psyche to reveal how our seemingly frustrating emotions are actually essential to our survival and well-being. Join McHargue on a journey of self-understanding and acceptance in this guided tour of human consciousness.
Pete Holmes
It’s an amazing book and needed even MORE in these strange times!!      source
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What Is the Bible?
How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel About Everything
Rob Bell - 2017-05-16
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Discover the real meaning and transformative power of the Bible in What Is the Bible? by Rob Bell. Using an inquisitive approach, Bell takes readers deep into actual passages to reveal the humanity behind the Scriptures. He answers difficult questions and examines the ethical dilemmas, errors, and inconsistencies in Scripture to reaffirm its power and inspiration as a sacred book essential to our lives.
Pete Holmes
This book is fantastic. Highly recommend.      source
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The Power of Myth
Joseph Campbell - 1988-06-01
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Explore the fascinating world of mythology with an insightful interview between a prominent journalist and a leading scholar. The Power of Myth delves into topics ranging from modern relationships to legendary figures like Jesus and John Lennon. Discover the universal language of mythology and its impact on our worldviews with this thought-provoking read.
Pete Holmes
“@tctrauscht: What are the most helpful Joseph Campbell books to check out?” The Power of Myth! It's a book and a DVD series (both gr8)      source
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The Power of Now
A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment
Eckhart Tolle - 2004-08-19 (first published in 1997)
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Discover the path to true happiness and enlightenment with this inspiring and practical guidebook. Eckhart Tolle's message about living in the present moment is brought to life through clear writing, concrete language, and a supportive voice. Within a chapter, readers will already be experiencing greater consciousness about their thoughts and emotions. This book covers topics such as the source of Chi, enlightened relationships, and creative use of the mind, with markers for reflection and contemplation. The Power of Now is a life-changing read that has the potential to inspire and improve countless lives.
Pete Holmes
@BisqaMusic power of now! I love it on CD, hearing him read it helps      source