The Incredible Story of You
We all desire purpose, something great, something that is made much of, an incredible story. But often thats all we do, we desire it and hope it will find us. This book spurs to urgency forsaking mediocrity and living incredibly. In the first chapter we talk about death and the shortness of life, exploring the truth that we don't have very long to live. As we continue in the book we talked about our using our past as a skill set for the future, the uniqueness of our design and addressing the hurts, failures and let downs that hold us back. To end the book we shift the focus. We talk about God's restoring work that is happening all around us and the real way to live an incredibly story is to join your story with His story of restoration that is happening all around you. Some of the topics that we talk about in the book are: - Death - The purpose of a painful past - Our Design - God's belief in us - Forgiving God for letting us down - Living as a hero and not a hedonist - Joining your story with God's This is more than just a book to read. It is a practical guide to put into play what you just read. At the end of each chapter there is something called "start right now." These are questions for the reader to answer or task for them to complete to help them take steps towards an incredible story.
- Paperback | 116 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 7.37mm | 231.33g
- 09 Feb 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations
About Bradley Keen
Bradley Keen is the founder and CEO of The Not Alone Project. The Not Alone Project is a global initiative to end isolation and shame that comes from our failures and the failures of others. It is an online story-sharing and mentoring platform where people can read and engage in the stories of others. Brad is also an Air Force Veteran of 18 years, he currently serves in the Air Force Reserve as a pilot. He has traveled around the world in the service of his country all while learning about other cultures and how they search for meaning and purpose in their lives. Brad and his wife have a blended family of 4 boys and currently live in the Oklahoma City Metro. They are involved in their local church and both are passionate about empowering others to change their communities and our world by reframing the way we handle and recover from painful events in our lives.