But, truth be told, life's stresses and circumstances aren't the boss of us. Through her inspiring personal stories sprinkled with a dash of humor, she gives readers permission to step back, let go, and find fulfillment and freedom in a life lived in light of eternity. Life is a pressure cooker and, more and more, being overwhelmed is just considered normal.
Not the Boss of Us #ad - . What if we could take overwhelmed and diffuse it--or, better yet, blogger, hope, let's have it be Truth with all its grace, reframe it to good?Author, peace, and mother of five Kay Wills Wyma has learned that if we're going to be overwhelmed by anything, and love.
I'm Happy for You Sort Of...Not Really: Finding Contentment in a Culture of ComparisonWaterBrook #ad - Add social media’s constant invitation to post and peruse, discontent, and it’s no wonder that we’re left exhausted, and lonely. Thankfully, kay wyma shares her experiences with comparison living and offers readers the simple remedies that helped her and her family reboot their perspective and discover freedom, there is another way!With refreshing candor and humor, authenticity, and joy.
I'm Happy for You Sort Of...Not Really: Finding Contentment in a Culture of Comparison #ad - Do you find yourself measuring your value against your friend’s house, paycheck, marriage, or Pinterest-worthy holiday décor, body, resume, organic garden, and coming up lacking? Do your college roommate’s Instagram snapshots bear little resemblance to the scene at your house this morning?Excessive comparison and competition sap our energy and steal our joy.
Our friends become our audience and judges, and our kids become part of our brand. Discover freedom, authenticity, and joy when you stop letting competition and jealousy hijack your life.
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Is your home out of order? do your kids expect clean folded clothes to magically appear in their drawers? Do they roll their eyes when you suggest they clean the bathroom? By racing in to make their lives easy, have you unintentionally reinforced your children’s belief that the world revolves around them? Dismayed at the attitude of entitlement that had crept into her home, Kay Wyma got some attitude of her own.
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Welcome to AdultingBaker Books #ad - For many young people, the transition is a bumpy one, fraught with opportunities to make mistakes and bad choices. Every day, another Millennial becomes an adult. Combining entertaining stories from his own experience, addressing topics like- friendships and dating- career and money management- interpersonal conflict- controlling anxiety- recovering from addiction- and discovering your purpose on this earthAnyone struggling to find a footing in the world of adult life will welcome this witty, insights from the Bible, and compelling evidence from research, "JP" Pokluda lays out a roadmap for how to navigate life as an adult, non-patronizing guide.
Welcome to Adulting #ad - The clear expectations they had at home or in school are gone, and they may feel unprepared to face what comes next. But sometimes we make it harder than it has to be.
Get Out of Your Head: Stopping the Spiral of Toxic ThoughtsWaterBrook #ad - How we think shapes how we live. In her search for a solution, she's learned that the greatest spiritual battle of our generation is taking place between our ears. The visionary behind the million-strong IF:Gathering challenges Christian women to transform their outlook and their lives by interrupting their spiraling thoughts and realizing their God-given power to think differently.
Speaker and bible teacher Jennie Allen hears all the time from women who feel stuck in patterns of frustration and defeat. So it's crucial that we learn how to stop our spinning thoughts and refuse to fall prey to toxic thinking patterns like victimhood, anxiety, and distraction. In this book jennie draws on biblical truth and recent discoveries in neuroscience to show exactly how we can fight the enemies of the mind with the truth of who God is and who He calls us to be.
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It is designed to help you understand Scripture in fresh ways under the guidance of one of the world's leading New Testament scholars. Discover how you can participate more fully in God's kingdom. Thoughtful questions, prayer suggestions, and useful background and cultural information all guide you or a group more deeply into God's Word.
Ephesians N.T. Wright for Everyone Bible Study Guides #ad - These eleven studies from tom wright will help us see the significance of our role in God's grand narrative, and encourage us to live more fully as people who are lavishly loved by God. This guide by tom wright can be used on its own or alongside his New Testament for Everyone commentary on Ephesians.
Are My Kids on Track?: The 12 Emotional, Social, and Spiritual Milestones Your Child Needs to ReachBethany House Publishers #ad - But what about their hearts? after all, socially, fathers and mothers, how our children develop emotionally, and spiritually will determine who they become as husbands and wives, friends and co-workers. Are my kids on track? helps you identify and measure 12 key emotional, social, and spiritual milestones in your children's lives.
Don't just raise smart kids--raise courageous, compassionate, resilient, empathetic, and smart kids. Moreover, you will discover practical ways to guide your kids through any stumbling blocks they might encounter and help them reach the appropriate landmarks. Along the way the authors pinpoint the different ways boys and girls develop, so you can help your child flourish in his or her own way.
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Ready or Knot? 12 Conversations Every Couple Needs to Have before MarriageBaker Books #ad - Ready or Knot? 12 Conversations Every Couple Needs to Have before Marriage #ad - So how can someone know that the person they're with is the one they can truly build a life with--especially when so few marriages around them work? Pastor Scott Kedersha has worked with more than 5, 000 premarital couples to prepare them for the biggest decision of their lives. Through authentic stories from real couples about the decisions they made or wish they'd made, Scott asks the hard questions so his readers can break free from the watered-down Hollywood version of marriage and build their lives together on the right foundation--the unchanging Word of God.
But god's design is for marriage to last a lifetime. In ready or knot? he offers practical and Christ-centered guidance for couples for all of the days after the wedding day. The wedding day is just one day in the life of a couple.
Broken Beauty: Piecing Together Lives Shattered by Early-Onset Alzheimer'sGreenleaf Book Group Press #ad - Broken beauty is the story of sarah smith’s mother—known as “Beauty” to her family—and her family’s journey through the devastating world of Early-onset Alzheimer’s. Sarah bearden smith is a housewife, mother of three, and a woman of deep faith, who has lived in Texas all her life. Sarah was born and raised in the houston area, and remained there until her departure for the University of Texas at Austin, where she was a speech communications major, varsity cheerleader, and a member of Tri Delta sorority.
Smith was a young mother in her thirties when her own mother’s illness struck, so the family’s shock and pain at the disease’s manifestations is nearly unbearable. During their years in dallas, aware dallas, east-west ministries, Presbyterian Hospital Healthcare Foundation, Sarah and her husband have served on various boards and committees, including the Greer Garson Gala, and Providence Christian School of Texas.
. 1 new release in christian faith and aging parents & eldercare amazon bestseller in dementia and alzheimer's disease in the world of early-onset Alzheimer’s, love, here is a book all about life, and hope. This powerful and personal story about a daughter facing the unthinkable and the love she found to carry her through will touch the hearts of everyone who reads it.
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What Am I Feeling?B&H Kids #ad - We're all about connecting parents and kids to each other and to God's Word. Can show-and-tell day be saved?It’s show-and-tell day at school, and Sam and his friends are feeling lots of emotions. He wonders why he feels flippy in his tummy. And why is alex stomping his feet? and does hudson usually have such a big grin?After several unchecked feelings threaten to ruin the big day, Sam and his friends start to learn how to give each emotion a name and ask God to help them remember that “a feeling is just a feeling—it’s not in charge of you.
In a world where kids are dealing with everything from sibling rivalry to bullying, develop empathy and self-control, divorce to tragedy, What Am I Feeling? offers a biblically grounded way for children to verbalize their feelings, and understand their wonderful God-given emotions. Bonus! also includes a pull-out feelings chart for your wall! Go to bhkids.
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And through the encouragement of the Scriptures and true-life stories, you’ll find out what a huge difference your prayers really make in the lives of those you love most.