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Get your life back : everyday practices for a world gone mad / John Eldredge.

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  • 4 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood NONFICTION RELIGION CHRISTIANITY LIVING Eldredge (Text) 36626104145032 2nd Floor Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 248.86 ELDR (Text) 39391007007360 Nonfiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 248.8 ELD (Text) 36825000911642 Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Eminence Branch 248.86 ELD (Text) 78551000546184 Non-Fiction Checked out 09/29/2021
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library 248.86 ELD (Text) 70621000226615 Adult - Non Fiction Checked out 09/22/2021
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 248.86 ELD (Text) 31951004508369 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 248.86 Eldredge (Text) 78292000395099 Adult New Book Collection Checked out 10/15/2021
Wolcott PL - Wolcott A NF 248.8 ELD (Text) 34911000422343 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 10/21/2021
  In Memory of: Donald Edward Lee

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781400208661
  • ISBN: 9781400229147
  • Physical Description: xvi, 215 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Nelson Books, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-213).
Formatted Contents Note:
The one minute pause -- Benevolent detachment -- Drinking beauty -- Simple unplugging -- Kindness toward ourselves -- Allowing for transitions -- Get outside -- Remembering who you love -- Returning to the one minute pause -- Surrendering the self life -- Caring for neglected places in your soul -- Ask for it! -- The gifts of memory -- Believe -- The hidden life of God in you -- The simple daily things -- The daily prayer.
Summary, etc.:
"We live in soul-scorching times. The mad pace of life, the number of demands on our time and energy, and the overwhelming torrent of information coming at us 24-7 have left us ragged, wrung-out, and emptied. By practicing a few wonderfully simple practices--or what John Eldredge calls "graces"--you can begin to recover your soul, disentangle from the tragedies of this broken world, and discover the restorative power of beauty. After reading this book you will learn how to insert the One Minute Pause into your day, begin practicing "benevolent detachment" and truly let it all go, offer kindness toward yourself in the choices you make, drink in the simple beauty available to you every day, take realistic steps to unplug from technology overload. These simple practices and others are ready for the taking. You don't need to abandon your life to get it back. Begin restoring your life here and now. Your soul will thank you for it"-- Book jacket.
Subject: Mental health > Religious aspects > Christianity.
Christian life.
Happiness > Religious aspects.
Peace of mind > Religious aspects.
Genre: Self-help publications.

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