The Resource Higher is waiting : passages of inspiration, Tyler Perry, (electronic resource)

Higher is waiting : passages of inspiration, Tyler Perry, (electronic resource)

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Higher is waiting : passages of inspiration
Title
Higher is waiting
Title remainder
passages of inspiration
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Tyler Perry
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eng
Summary
An intimate book of inspiration by the one and only Tyler Perry--actor, producer, director, philanthropist, and the creator of Madea Higher Is Waiting is a spiritual guidebook, a collection of teachings culled from the experiences of a lifetime, meant to inspire readers to climb higher in their own lives and pull themselves up to a better, more fulfilling place. In this intimate book, Tyler Perry writes of how his faith has sustained him in hard times, centered him in good times, and enriched his life. Beginning with his earliest memories of growing up a shy boy in New Orleans, Perry recalls the moments of grace and beauty in a childhood marked by brutality, deprivation, and fear. With tenderness he sketches portraits of the people who sustained him and taught him indelible lessons about integrity, trust in God, and the power of forgiveness: his aunt Mae, who cared for her grandfather, who was born a slave, and sewed quilts that told a story of generations; Mr. Butler, a blind man of remarkable dignity and elegance, who sold penny candies on a street corner; and his beloved mother, Maxine, who endured abuse, financial hardship, and the daily injustices of growing up in the Jim Crow South yet whose fierce love for her son burned bright and never dimmed. Perry writes of how he nurtured his dreams and discovered solace in nature, and of his resolute determination to reach ever higher. Perry vividly and movingly describes his growing awareness of God's presence in his life, how he learned to tune in to His voice, to persevere through hard times, and to choose faith over fear. Here he is: the devoted son, the loving father, the steadfast friend, the naturalist, the philanthropist, the creative spirit--a man whose life lessons and insights into scripture are a gift offered with generosity, humility, and love
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Perry, Tyler
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277.3/083092
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LC call number
BR1725.P4523
LC item number
A3 2017ab
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autobiography
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Read by Dominic Hoffman
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Hoffman, Dominic
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  • Perry, Tyler
  • Perry, Tyler
  • Christian biography
  • Christian biography
  • United States
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Higher is waiting : passages of inspiration, Tyler Perry, (electronic resource)
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on1011683248
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (4 hr., 41 min., 36 sec.))
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9780525496397
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Label
Higher is waiting : passages of inspiration, Tyler Perry, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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on1011683248
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4 hr., 41 min., 36 sec.))
File format
unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9780525496397
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital
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not applicable
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unknown
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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774E433C-68E9-4F96-8465-4931506689FC
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  • (Sirsi) o1011683248
  • (OCoLC)1011683248
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