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When to walk away : finding freedom from toxic people / Gary Thomas.

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  • 1 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 248.4 THO WHE (Text) 34207002280130 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 11/29/2019
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 248.4 Thomas (Text) 31208912398395 new non-fiction Reshelving -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 248.4 THOMAS (Text) 33946003570632 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 11/18/2019

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  • ISBN: 0310346762
  • ISBN: 9780310346760
  • Physical Description: 239 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Zondervan, [2019]

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A most clever attack -- Walkaway Jesus -- A murderous spirit -- Control mongers -- Loving hate -- No time to waste -- Reliable people -- Pigs and pearls -- Love tells the truth -- A man with a mission -- Looking like Jesus when working with Judas -- Learning how to be hated -- Scripture's skeleton -- A new allegiance -- The most vicious attack -- Toxic parents -- Toxic marriages -- Leaving the toxicity instead of the marriage -- Toxic children -- Trading toxic for tender -- Don't be toxic to yourself -- Epilogue.
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"Whether it's a sibling, parent, coworker, or friend, we all know toxic people who seem determined to frustrate our life's calling. While you're seeking first God's kingdom, they're seeking to distract your focus and delay your work. Yet it's only once we learn to say no to bad patterns that we are set free to we say yes to the good God has planned for us. Renowned writer and Bible teacher Gary Thomas uncovers surprising biblical principles for dealing with the toxic people in our lives. Drawing from years of serving as a pastor, Thomas shares real-life anecdotes, truths, and pracitcal illustrations to set healthy boundaries and protect your life's calling. Each chapter includes insightful take-aways to begin applying right away. Discover how to: learn the difference between toxic people and 'difficult' people, find refuge in God when you feel under attack, discern when to walk away from a toxic situation, keep a tender heart even in unhealthy relationships, gain new vision and enthusiasm for seeking first the kingdom of God and investing in reliable people. We can't let others steal our joy or our mission. It's time to strengthen our defense, learn to set good boundaries, and focus on our God-given purpose."--from jacket.
Subject: Interpersonal relations > Religious aspects > Christianity.
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