Sacred Stories: Wisdom from World Religions


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Healthy Seniors Cookbook

Books by Marilyn McFarlane

Sacred Stories: Wisdom from World Religions
Sacred Stories: Wisdom from World Religions retells 35 stories from seven spiritual paths: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Native American, and Sacred Earth. Brief introductions explain the basic tenets of each religion. (Simon & Schuster/Aladdin imprint and Beyond Words.)




Teacher's Guide to Sacred Stories: Wisdom from World Religions
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Sacred Stories: Wisdom from World Religions, published by Simon & Schuster (Aladdin imprint) with Beyond Words is available online and in bookstores. The book is often used to introduce children to some of the world's great spiritual traditions.

Numerous educators and parents have asked for a teaching guide to help them explain the stories. My Teacher's Guide does just that. It provides context and setting, information and explanation for each of 35 stories of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Native American, and Sacred Earth traditions. The Guide offers suggestions for discussion and activities, commentary on the meanings of the stories, and lists of further resources.

TO DOWNLOAD THE GUIDE:
The Guide may be downloaded here or at Scribd, http://www.scribd.com/doc/79605881/Sacred-Stories-Teacher's-Guide.


The Healthy Seniors Cookbook: Ideal Meals and Menus for People Over 60 (Or Any Age)
Coming up with a tasty, nutritious meal is now easier than ever with The Healthy Seniors Cookbook. Whether cooking for yourself, your spouse, or visiting grandchildren, this book features an easy-to-read format that provides flavorful meals and simple, fast cooking methods.

The book includes:

  • More than 190 delicious recipes for soups, main courses, and desserts

  • A wide selection of low-sodium and low-cholesterol recipes

  • Specific recipes to share with grandchildren

  • Recipes reviewed by specialists in geriatric nutrition


See sample recipes...
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Selected Works

Religion
McFarlane retells without bias some of the best-known stories from Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Native American and Sacred Earth traditions and has rendered them in accessible prose.
Teaching aid
Manual for guidance in teaching Sacred Stories: Wisdom from World Religions
Cookbook

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