Harold said: Healing Is A Choice, a highly acclaimed book with over 8 million copies In Healing Is A Choice, Stephen Arterburn teaches readers the process of. But the choice to be healed is yours. He can. But you also must choose to let the hurt go and let the healing begin. OTHER SERIES WITH Stephen Arterburn . In this special edition of Healing Is a Choice, author Stephen Arterburn offers a unique combination of book and workbook, outlining ten choices crucial to.
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Description It is God’s choice to heal, when to heal, and how healing will occur. The book is over pages in length so that will give you an idea as to the amount of material author Arterburn covers in all 11 Chapters of his book. Right now, I am focused on myself and how I can find peace and joy despite my hurts, and that is why I am so thankful for this book, Healing Is a Choice. God will partner with you to see it through. We know there is One Source for true healing and that is a relationship with God.
As he puts it, “Healing is a choice. I’ve used the information in the first chapter to teach a couple of groups I’m part of, and it was very well received both times. Another lie we must resist is time will heal us just keep living and eventually you will be whole. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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Nobody deserves forgiveness by default. My heart began saying, ” Yes, yes, yes!
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This book is directly applicable to people who can’t get out of their ruts. The power to heal–physically, mentally, emotionally, spiritually–is in God’s hands.
Maybe you wonder just when God is going to take all the hurt away. Waiting for complete healing may take too long. I certainly related to his story of divorce and feeling the pain surrounding a wife wanting to leave you.
From the back cover: Engage in the process of healing. While I realize that healing may not occur after following the steps, and as a Christian – though not evangelical I do believe that God holds the power of healing, the weakness I see is that by laying all responsibility for the actual healing onto God, it lets the author off the hook if the contents of the book are wrong or insufficient.
I went to a class that included the author’s video introduction to each choice. No one escapes this life without having to heal from their past.
Sad I bought this book. Maybe you haven’t told a soul and you don’t know what to do. I think that covers just about all of us. A life changing choice is to persevere. The fact that you’re going to have to learn how to make it happen does not put healing out of reach.
Healing Is a Choice
Arterburn does not throw faith around in this book as a simplistic fix to a person’s deep inner wounds. It is God’s ch There is no doubt about it: But you also must choose to let the hurt go and let the healing begin. The workbook section gives questions for us to ponder that are also suitable for small group discussions.
Any one of cuoice chapters could Hewling sure there would be many take-aways, but found myself relating to the key points. Seek to connect rather than correct. Oct 21, Tara rated it it was amazing. When I first got this book in the mailer and argerburn it out I went “whoa”; it was heavy. This emphasis on practicality runs throughout the book.
Wasn’t sure there would be many take-aways, but found myself relating to the key points. Honest and pract2l approach i healing and forgiveness. There were many places in the book where I found my own baggage and was forced to face some issues that I have had buried for years. Arterburn gave me plenty to consider, such as moving forward involves risks. Trivia About Healing Is a Choi The healed life is a life of freedom of our past and pain. I received this book from BookSneeze in exchange for this honest review.
It is definitely going to be a book I purchase for my library. The Choice to Risk Your Life and face your pain vs. Big or choicf, public or secret.
With the addition of the full-workbook his book becomes a vital and helpful tool in our personal journeys to find healing in our own lives. He is willing to include recent disasters from his own life, personal experiences of pain hfaling failure and be open about the process of healing that he had to go through — and is still going through.
To be fair; there is serious in-depth wisdom in the book; for people who have never done any work in these areas, or only started or for those who have never seen the need for it.
And in arterbjrn book all of us will find ourselves and the choices that we have to make and lies that we have to Biblically and appropriately address if we are to experience healing of the most important and lasting kind…the measure and arteeburn of the type of healing that matters the most and we all desperately long for.
Prepare to do some in depth-work. Spiritual Meanderings Because “journey” would sound like I know where I’m going. I question everythi Healing is a Choice is about healing the hurts of our past and present thereby leading us hwaling our futures stronger and better able to deal with the hurts that are inevitable.