Today, rashad is a record-setting running back who has played with the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Oakland Raiders, and the New York Giants. In the if in life, rashad writes about the decisions that shaped his life. From overcoming injuries and setbacks to reaching goals and everything in between, Rashad’s transparency about his journey will encourage readers to hold on to faith in the midst of uncertainty and win big in life.
Perfect for football fans of all ages, college years, this book also features photos from Rashad’s childhood, and professional career. In his first ever book, imparts practical advice, nfl running back and dancing with the Stars champion Rashad Jennings shares his inspiring story and experiences, The IF in Life: How to Get Off Life’s Sidelines and Become Your Best Self, and encourages readers to follow their dreams.
As a kid, asthma, rashad jennings dreamed of one day playing in the NFL, but the odds were stacked against him—he was an overweight kid with glasses, and a 0.6 gpa.
Arcade and the Triple T Token The Coin Slot Chronicles Book 1
They expect him to do their research papers and interactive displays for the sixth-grade career expo’s theme: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Besides doing their work, Arcade doesn’t even know his own answer to that question. While at the library—arcade’s favorite place to chill—a mysterious old woman gives him a golden arcade token that grants him a unique gift.
. When arcade inserts the token into the slot, doors of opportunity open. Beckoning another adventure. Arcade believes that the token was meant for him to learn about life so he can help others along the way. Neighborhood bullies, are making Arcade’s move to a new city even harder than it needs to be. In arcade and the triple T Token, eleven-year-old Arcade Livingston has a problem.
Happy travels, ” was all she said before she vanished. The token has a mind of its own: heating up, pulsating light, and causing a golden coin slot to appear. Several, actually. And when he steps through them, thrilling, amusing, and sometimes scary adventures await. From sitting in the dugout with babe ruth, arcade has no shortage of adventure! Together with his older sister, Zoe, to hanging on to the back of a bucking bull, to performing life-saving surgery on a dog, Arcade explores life’s biggest thrills and challenges, and the two also have a big mystery to solve.
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Arcade and the Golden Travel Guide The Coin Slot Chronicles Book 2
It’s a chance for arcade to feel “normal” again and connect with people and places he’s loved all his life. As arcade, and their friends start to put the pieces together, Zoe, the value of the token becomes clear, and the stakes are higher than ever. Arcade wonders if the trouble is related to the token—after all, someone has already tried to take it from him once.
Where did this triple t token come from? and are all the adventures it provides worth all the trouble it brings?A trip through the token’s fantastical doors reveals a clue—a hidden box of old notes. In arcade and the golden travel guide, zoe, and their new friend, travel from New York to Virginia to stay with cousins and best friends, Arcade, Doug, Derek and Celeste.
Plus, derek claims he’s stumbled upon some troubling information, and now a suspicious person is following him. Can arcade keep the token for himself? or will sinister forces steal it from his grasp?read as part of the series or as a stand-alone novel! Arcade and the Golden Travel Guide is the second book in the humorous and imaginative Coin Slot Chronicles series by New York Times bestselling author, former NFL running back, and Dancing with the Stars champion Rashad Jennings.
Great for reluctant readersBlack and white illustrations included. But nothing is normal as long as the Triple T Token is hanging around his neck.
You Have a Brain: A Teen's Guide to T.H.I.N.K. B.I.G.
Ben carson, birthdays, a world-renowned neurosurgeon, former presidential candidate, and confirmations, and current Secretary of Housing and Urban Development HUDTeaches great life lessons for young men and womenIs the perfect gift for high school and college graduations, and a great addition to YA book clubs and YA study groups .
Eight proven principles to help you overcome your self-doubt, reverse negative thoughts about yourself, conquer your fear of the future, and hurdle any other obstacles standing between you and your dreams. But instead of letting his circumstances control him, Dr. Carson unpacks the eight important parts of T.
H. I. N. K. Carson, can embrace an amazing future filled with incredible success. You have a brain:includes discussion questions at the back of the bookUnpacks the eight essential parts of Thinking Big: Talent, In-Depth Learning, Knowledge, Books, Honesty, Strong People Skills, Insight, and GodIs written by Dr.
B. I. G. Talent, knowledge, being nice, books, honesty, Insight, In-Depth Learning, and God—and presents the stories of people who demonstrated those things in his life.
Shaken: Young Reader's Edition: Fighting to Stand Strong No Matter What Comes Your Way
He examines the courageous lives of biblical figures and the many inspirational people he’s met to show you how to: Overcome your fears and accept God’s perfect, unconditional loveTransform your insecurities into opportunities for growthEmbrace your unique, God-given talents to make a difference in your world With honesty that speaks directly to the heart, Tebow will inspire you to build a God-centered identity and begin today to live out your divine purpose! .
Your identity is defined--not by changing circumstances-- but an unchanging God!Whether you’re celebrating an incredible victory or facing life’s biggest disappointment, your response will reveal who you really are. In this powerful book designed specifically for young Christians, Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow provides an intimate look into how he’s been able to face professional triumphs and defeats and still emerge with his faith and identity intact.
In shaken: the young reader’s edition, Tebow shares his insight for shaping an identity based not on your highs and lows, but on God.
Shaken: Discovering Your True Identity in the Midst of Life's Storms
He was released after one season. In shaken, tebow talks about what he’s learned along the way, named the 2017 Christian Book of the Year, building confidence in his identity in God, not the world. New york times bestsellerwho are you when life is steady? Who are you when storms come? Most of us have been on the receiving end of rejection, a broken dream, or heartbreak.
Following an exceptional college football career with the Florida Gators and a promising playoff run with the Denver Broncos, Tebow was traded to the New York Jets. Their inspiring stories will encourage you also to tackle fear, overcome bitterness, and take on the obstacles life throws at you. And while this is not an easy space to go through, when we are grounded in the truth, we can endure the tough times.
In this powerful book, heisman trophy winner Tim Tebow passionately shares glimpses of his journey staying grounded in the face of disappointment, criticism, and intense media scrutiny. This moving book also features practical wisdom from Scripture and insights gained from others who have impacted Tebow in life-changing ways.
Though traveling hard roads is not easy, it’s always worth it!Your Circumstances do not Define You, Your Identity Does. What do you do when life takes an unplanned detour? When the unexpected happens? When doubt or negativity tries to rise above your faith? Most of us can relate to these questions. Through a dynamic lens of story and insight, Heisman trophy winner Tim Tebow tells what he’s learned during the highs and the lows of his journey in the NFL.
Shaken also features practical wisdom from the pages of Scripture and moving narratives of individuals—from celebrities to cancer patients—who have impacted Tebow’s life.
A Walk in Our Cleats: 25 Athletes Who Never Gave Up
Fans can jump in throughout the book to browse photos and pick up inspiration from each NFL player’s unique perspective on God’s amazing grace. Featuring an eye-catching four-color interior, readers will be drawn in by the short, personal entries written by each player. Each player has faced unique circumstances in staying fit, and getting to play in the NFL, pursuing their dreams, but all have one thing in common: the power of Jesus Christ in their lives.
A walk in our cleats, genuine, 25 athletes who Never Gave Up is an inspiring, real-time read with never-before-seen photographs that will appeal to American football fans everywhere. Each player entry includes a relevant message, their favorite Scripture passages, and an encouraging life application to encourage and motivate you in your own faith journey.
Decorated and popular nfl players included in a walk in Our Cleats are: Benjamin Watson, Ben Roethlisberger, Manny Ramirez, Miles Killebrew, Chris Harris Jr. Matthew slater, tyson alualu, jordan matthews, sam acho, charles johnson, don carey, wesley Woodyard, Shamarko Thomas, Derrick Morgan, Ryan Shazier, David Bass, Tyler Patmon, Brandon Marshall, Lorenzo Alexander, Will Johnson, Chris Clark, Arthur Moats, and Ben Garland.
A walk in our cleats is an exciting, inside look at 25 notable NFL players and their faith journeys.
The Manual to Manhood: How to Cook the Perfect Steak, Change a Tire, Impress a Girl & 97 Other Skills You Need to Survive
With great illustrations and a supporting website, graduations, this all-in-one reference tool for young men in the making is the perfect gift for birthdays, or any occasion. There's a lot a guy needs to know as he grows up and makes his way in the world. And a lot of it, if it's in here, including how to·wear cologne correctly·manage a credit card·talk to a girl·plan a date·write a résumé·ask for a reference·clean a bathroom·throw a football·change a tire·behave during a traffic stop·fold a shirt·tie a tie·grill a steak·clear a sink drain·find a stud in a wallIn fact, he wouldn't necessarily want to have to ask about because then, Jonathan Catherman offers this collection of one hundred step-by-step instructions on almost everything a guy needs to know, people would know he didn't know what he was doing! For all the guys out there who want to have it all together, well, it's an important skill or character trait practiced by capable and confident men.
Rising Above: How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges in Their Youth to Become Stars
Discover the inspirational real-life stories of superstar athletes like LeBron James, Tim Howard, Stephen Curry, and more! Team USA goalkeeper Tim Howard was diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome in 6th grade. The underdog stories reveal that dedication and perseverance pay off, as well as that sports can serve as needed outlets and refuges.
Publishers Weekly. Though the people chronicled are all athletes, their stories have morals that are easily transferred to life off the court or the field. He went on to become a national treasure after single-handedly keeping America competitive in the 2014 World Cup. Stephen curry was told he was too small, too weak, and too slow to even receive a scholarship to play college basketball.
Filled with first-hand accounts from stars who exemplify the idea of enduring at all costs, Rising Above will serve as a must-read source of inspiration for kids and sports fans of all ages. Praise for rising abovea scholastic teacher magazine Summer Reading List selectionA Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Summer Reading List selection"An easy pitch for middle school sports lovers.
School library journal“this collection of mini-bios about athletes who overcame major obstacles packs a powerful message—perseverance and passion pay off. Even non-sports fans will cheer for superstars like LeBron James and Stephen Curry. Scholastic teacher"so many of the obstacles that these athletes share are retold using personal interviews and primary source material that young readers will find very relatable.
The highly relevant message is that no situation is too dire or insurmountable with the right attitude and that young people shouldn't allow setbacks to define them.
The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Teens
The 7 habits of highly Effective Teens will engage teenagers unlike any other book. An indispensable book for teens, grandparents, and any adult who influences young people, as well as parents, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens is destined to become the last word on surviving and thriving as a teen and beyond.
In addition, this book is stuffed with cartoons, clever ideas, great quotes, and incredible stories about real teens from all over the world. In the 7 habits of highly effective teens, author Sean Covey applies the timeless principles of the 7 Habits to teens and the tough issues and life-changing decisions they face.
In an entertaining style, resist peer pressure, build friendships, get along with their parents, achieve their goals, Covey provides a step-by-step guide to help teens improve self-image, and much more. Being a teenager is both wonderful and challenging.
The Lose Your Belly Diet: Change Your Gut, Change Your Life
Scientists in this rapidly growing field are finding connections between gut microbes and the ;immune system, gastrointestinal health, weight loss, allergies, asthma, and even cancer. We want to be lean. We're accustomed to thinking of bacteria as bad —and some are —but most of the bacteria and microbes in our guts do amazing things, like working with our immune system to fight disease and helping our bodies digest food.
And we want to lose that annoying fat around our bellies! We can achieve ALL of these goals with The Lose Your Belly Diet. It's not just about weight loss. We want to be healthy. Based on exciting new research about the dramatic benefits of vibrant gut health and a diverse gut microbiome, this plan nurtures your gut while helping you burn off excess weight and harmful belly fat.
In this book, we look at all of the ways you can improve your own gut health, starting with the food you eat. And we look at the many other steps you can take to support your beneficial bacteria, from avoiding unnecessary antibiotics to changing the way you think about dirt and germs. Not only can't we live without them, but as their numbers and diversity increase, so too does our health.
In the lose your belly diet, we'll cover all the bases, your belly fat, giving you everything you need to know to make dramatic changes in your GI health, your weight, and your overall health. My diet recommendations, meal plans, and recipes will help feed and protect your gut microbes.