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Nice girls don't change the world [electronic resource] / Lynne Hybels.

Hybels, Lynne. (Author). Wetzell, Connie. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780310304951 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0310304954 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (44 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Zondervan : 2009.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Connie Wetzell.
Summary, etc.: Margaret Mead said: "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world." My version of that quote is: Nice Girls are taught early that serving God means earning God's love and sacrificing oneself to meet the needs of others. Unfortunately, after living a life she thought was what God demanded, her husband wanted, her kids needed, and her church expected, Lynne Hybels felt utterly lost-both to herself and to God. In this wise and tender book, Hybels tells of her struggle to stop living someone else's life and to reclaim the unique gifts, strengths, and passions God gave her. And she reveals how turning away from her false view of God as a harsh and demanding taskmaster enabled her to rest at last in God's sustaining love. As she explains, it's never too late to discover that who you really are is exactly what delights God and what the world needs.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Hybels, Lynne.
Women > Religious life.
Women > Conduct of life.
Christian life.
Conduct of life.
Life > Religious aspects > Christianity.

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