This book is for us—a generation intent on pursuing our life's work in a way that leaves us without regrets. Author jeff goins shares his own experience of struggling as a missionary and twentysomething who understands the call to live radically while dealing with the everyday responsibilities of life.
Wrecked: When a Broken World Slams into your Comfortable Life #ad - Wrecked is a manifesto for a generation dissatisfied with the status quo and wanting to make a difference. It's about living like we mean it. What happens when a broken world slams into your comfortable life?Wrecked is about the life we are afraid to live.
The In-Between: Embracing the Tension Between Now and the Next Big ThingMoody Publishers #ad - And so often we're looking in the wrong place. The in-between is a call to accept the importance that waiting plays in our lives. Whether it’s traveling abroad or chasing cheap or expensive thrills, we’re all looking for the medicine to satisfy our restlessness. We’re an “instant gratification” generation—but most change happens gradually.
Many of us spend our lives searching and longing for something more than what is in front of us. Can we embrace the extraordinary nature of the ordinary and enjoy the daily mundane—what lies in between the “major” moments? Learning to live in this tension, to be content in these moments of waiting, may be our greatest struggle—and our greatest opportunity to grow.
The Art of Work: A Proven Path to Discovering What You Were Meant to DoHarperCollins Leadership #ad - Those who experience this intersection experience something exceptional and enviable. The path to your life's work is difficult and risky, even scary, which is why few finish the journey. Through personal experience, compelling case studies, and current research on the mysteries of motivation and talent, Jeff shows readers how to find their vocation and what to expect along the way.
Usa today, and publisher's weekly bestseller!jeff goins, a brilliant new voice counting seth godin and Jon Acuff among his fans, WASHINGTON POST, explains how to abandon the status quo and live a life that matters with true passion and purpose. This is a book about discovering your life's work, that treasure of immeasurable worth we all long for.
The Art of Work: A Proven Path to Discovering What You Were Meant to Do #ad - It's about the task you were born to do. Only when our interests connect with the needs of the world do we begin living for a larger purpose. Though it is rare, such a life is attainable by anyone brave enough to try. As jeff goins explains, the search begins with passion but does not end there.
You Are a Writer So Start Acting Like OneTribe Press #ad - Here's what else you will learn: -how to transition from wanting to be a writer to actually being one -what “good” writing is and isn’t -how to stop waiting to be picked and finally choose yourself -What it takes to build a platform -Why authors need to brand themselves and how to do it -Tips for freelancing, guest blogging, and getting published in magazines -Different ways to network with other writers, artists, and influencers -The importance of blogging and social media and how to use it well to find more readers and fans of your writing You Are a Writer will help you fall back in love with writing and build an audience who shares your love.
He gives you practical steps to improve your writing, get published in magazines, and build a platform that puts you in charge. This book is about what it takes to be a writer in the 21st Century. And it all begins with you. You will learn the importance of passion and discipline and how to show up every day to do the work.
You Are a Writer So Start Acting Like One #ad - Table of contents introduction part 1: writing you are a writer: claiming the title writers write the myth of good it Gets Tough Part 2: Getting Read Three Tools Every Writer Needs You Need a Platform Your Brand is You Channels of Connection Part 3: Taking Action Getting Started Before Your First Book When the Pitching Ends What Next?
In you are a writer, jeff goins shares his own story of self-doubt and what it took for him to become a professional writer. Becoming a writer begins with a simple but important belief: You are a writer; you just need to write. It’s about living the dream of a life dedicated to words.
Real Artists Don't Starve: Timeless Strategies for Thriving in the New Creative AgeHarperCollins Leadership #ad - But the truth is that the world's most successful artists did not starve. In fact, they capitalized on the power of their creative strength. The wall street journal bestseller!bestselling author Jeff Goins dismantles the myth that being creative is a hindrance to success by revealing how an artistic temperament is in fact a competitive advantage.
For centuries, the myth of the starving artist has dominated our culture, seeping into the minds of creative people and stifling their pursuits. In real artists don't starve, make money in order to make more art it's not selling out, collaborate with others working alone is a surefire way to starve, take strategic risks instead of reckless ones, including:steal from your influences don't wait for inspiration, Jeff Goins debunks the myth of the starving artist by unveiling the ideas that created it and replacing them with timeless strategies for thriving, andapprentice under a master a "lone genius" can never reach full potential.
Real Artists Don't Starve: Timeless Strategies for Thriving in the New Creative Age #ad - Through inspiring anecdotes of successful creatives both past and present, Goins shows that living by these rules is not only doable but it's also a fulfilling way to thrive. From graphic designers and writers to artists and business professionals, creatives already know that no one is born an artist. In fact, success in business and in life flow from a healthy exercise of creativity.
Expanding upon the groundbreaking work in his previous bestseller The Art of Work, Goins explores the tension every creative person and organization faces in an effort to blend the inspired life with a practical path to success. Thomas nelson.
Mack Leeann's Guide to Short-Term MissionsIVP Books #ad - This book offers you the keys to establishing partnerships with sending churcheslearning from your hosts in the countries you visitbecoming a culturally sensitive personovercoming the shortcomings of short-term missionsgrowing a servant spiritlearning to trust God, your hosts and yourselffacing injustice with realism and compassionspeaking about Jesus in a way that makes sense in a new culturedealing with reentry culture shock when you get back home Short mission trips can put feet on your knowledge of God and give you a God-sized picture of the world.
Thomas nelson. Today the world is as close as an airplane flight. Thousands take advantage of this, going for short visits to other countries to be more involved in God's worldwide mission. In the process of going you will grow, and even though you may feel inadequate or scared, you will also give much to those you go to.
Mack Leeann's Guide to Short-Term Missions #ad - Their practical advice, hard-won lessons and hilarious stories will help you know what to expect as you get ready to see God in action in new ways. How can you prepare for such a trip? what are the hazards to avoid and the opportunities to embrace? Here is field-tested advice you should not leave home without! Mack and Leeann Stiles are veteran leaders of more than a dozen two-month mission trips that have taken them around the globe.
Women of the Word: How to Study the Bible with Both Our Hearts and Our Minds Second EditionCrossway #ad - How can we, as christian women, keep our focus and sustain our passion when reading the Bible?Women of the Word has helped countless women with a clear and concise plan they can use every time they open their Bible. Over 250, 000 copies soldnow includes brand-new study Questions for Each Chapter“A must-read for every woman interested in teaching and leading Bible discussion groups in your church.
Nancy guthrie, author, even better than EdenWe all know it’s important to study God’s word. This book will equip you to engage God’s word in a way that trains your mind and transforms your heart. But sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. Thomas nelson. What’s more, emotionally driven approaches, a lack of time, and past frustrations can erode our resolve to keep growing in our knowledge of Scripture.
Something Needs to Change: A Call to Make Your Life Count in a World of Urgent NeedMultnomah #ad - Real. I am so moved. Bring your full heart to this story and watch how God opens your eyes, changes your mind, and broadens the dreams you have for your life. Annie F. There are no other books like this one. I’ve just never read a book like this before. But this book exceeded even my high expectations, for which I am grateful.
Something changes within us when the seemingly overwhelming needs of the world present themselves simply in the life of a single person. I always pick up david’s books with a sense of excitement and, quite honestly, apprehension—because I know that areas of compromise and complacency in my life are going to be exposed.
Something Needs to Change: A Call to Make Your Life Count in a World of Urgent Need #ad - As david writes, it’s time to run, not walk. Usa today, publishers weekly, daring them to make a difference in a world of urgent need, and ecpa BESTSELLER • The author of Radical takes readers on a soul-searching journey through impoverished villages in the Himalayan mountains, starting right where they live.
Grippingly vulnerable and unforgettable. And so will you be. Authentic. Greear, president of the Southern Baptist Convention“Extraordinary and challenging. Ultimately, I pray your compassion will be transformed to action.
Real Artists Don't Starve: Timeless Strategies for Thriving in the New Creative AgeHarperCollins Leadership #ad - Lewis, Dr. It’s too risky. We become lawyers and doctors and bankers instead of poets and filmmakers and painters. So, we end up chasing more stable careers. You’ll starve. Dre, and many others, bestselling author and entrepreneur Jeff Goins invites us to drop the myths, worries, and flat-out lies that have been drilled into us our entire lives and instead reveals an empowering truth: Real artists don’t starve.
Thomas nelson. S. We settle. They thrIVE. Drawing lessons from the likes of Jim Henson, C. Bestselling author and creativity expert Jeff Goins dismantles the myth that being creative is a hindrance to success by revealing how an artistic temperament is in fact a competitive advantage in the marketplace. The starving artist is a mythWe’ve heard it a thousand times: There’s no money in art.
Real Artists Don't Starve: Timeless Strategies for Thriving in the New Creative Age #ad - . In fact, many of history’s most creative minds—from Michelangelo to Shakespeare to Steve Jobs—succeeded not because they succumbed to the myth of the starving artist but precisely because they didn’t. Today we live in a new renaissance, an era of unprecedented opportunity in which you can share your creative work without fear of suffering or starving.
And in the end our best work suffers. The truth is we do not have to choose between a creative life and a prosperous one.
Made for This: 40 Days to Living Your PurposeThomas Nelson #ad - Recognize your calling, find your place of service, and follow God to a life of purpose. In her bestselling books anything and restless, jennie Allen challenged women to fully surrender their lives to God and then offered a process to uncover and understand the raw materials He had given them to use for His glory and purposes.
Now, for the first time ever, those two concepts have been combined to create a forty-day journey for women to pursue God and find the deepest yearnings of their heart fulfilled. This step-by-step process, places, and sufferings in your life, to fully surrender to God and then identify the threads of gifts, relationships, passions, is not to get what you want but to find what God wants of you.
Made for This: 40 Days to Living Your Purpose #ad - The journal-like edition includesa new introduction and perspective from jenniestories and testimonies from women whose lives have been changed by the processand the workbook graphics to determine the individual threads and how to weave them togetherDivided into forty days, Made for This will help readers not only follow their dreams but also be able to answer life’s ultimate question: Why am I here? Thomas nelson.
The Next Right Thing: A Simple, Soulful Practice for Making Life DecisionsRevell #ad - If you have trouble making decisions, because of either chronic hesitation you've always lived with or a more recent onset of decision fatigue, Emily P. Freeman offers a fresh way of practicing familiar but often forgotten advice: simply do the next right thing. Nothing gets our attention like an unmade decision: should i accept the new position? Which schooling choice is best for my kids? How can I support my aging parents? When we have a decision to make and the answer isn't clear, what we want more than anything is peace, clarity, and a nudge in the right direction.
Thomas nelson. With this simple, quiet the fear of choosing wrong, it is possible to clear the decision-making chaos, soulful practice, and find the courage to finally decide without regret or second-guessing. Whether you're in the midst of a major life transition or are weary of the low-grade anxiety that daily life can bring, Emily helps create space for your soul to breathe so you can live life with God at a gentle pace and discern your next right thing in love.