Confessions Of A Control Freak

Author: Priscilla Knox Morrison
Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
ISBN: 0736946217
Size: 35.32 MB
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There's nothing wrong with wanting the perfect house, perfect family, perfect finances, perfect life...until the desire for perfection takes over. For every woman who can't let go of control-and for those who live and work with them-comes Confessions of a Control Freak, by debut author Priscilla Knox Morrison. Through her patient teaching, readers will learn to... let go of the need to be in charge accept their limitations trust God with the future accept help from others value people over reputation Full of practical advice, humorous personal illustrations, and faith-based research, this book will help women overcome their need to be in charge, trust God to handle changing circumstances, and enjoy the people around them.

The Control Freak

Author: Les Parrott
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9780842337939
Size: 65.60 MB
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A clinical psychologist shows readers how to spot a "control freak" and cope with their behavior, emphasizing God's assistance in dealing with difficult people. Reprint. $100,000 ad/promo.

Confessions Of A Recovering Type A

Author: Wendy Bowen
ISBN: 9780615346427
Size: 30.11 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Confessions of a Recovering Type A is a compelling and dynamic look at the guiles and glories of being a workaholic, perfectionist, control-freak and overachieving Type A. Captivating and straightforward, this book is a journey through Type A "Case Studies," face-your-fears challenges, and pointed self-inspections. Bowen dubunks self-help and spits out Religion Soup as she reveals the results when you abandon your Type A convictions and once and for all give it to God. From the first page, you will be laughing in agreement and squirming from Bowen's brutal honesty. She leaves you aghast and inspired with her laugh out loud humor and blunt transparency. "I'm not telling you to go off and be a monk" she says. "I'm encouraging you to embark on a journey to finding the best you, and being the most you you've ever been."

Confessions Of A Record Producer

Author: Moses Avalon
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780879308742
Size: 28.75 MB
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Provides an exposâe on the record industry, discussing how musicians and producers can protect their rights, and includes information on how producers dip into budgets, artists steal songs, and lawyers write contracts in code.

Confessions Of A Raging Perfectionist

Author: Amanda Jenkins
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 1414385757
Size: 76.47 MB
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As a raging perfectionist, Jenkins determine each day's worth, and ultimately her own, by keeping track of her stats: pounds gained or lost, stuff accomplished. That is, until God spoke into her life, waking her up to the true costs of her addiction to perfection. Now she details her journey of letting go of the subtle but destructive idols of her overactive inner voice and replacing them with God's truth, to inspire others to let God dig in to their own lives, uncovering the subtle lies we unconsciously live by.

Confessions Of A Public Speaker

Author: Scott Berkun
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1449388701
Size: 51.61 MB
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In this hilarious and highly practical book, author and professional speaker Scott Berkun reveals the techniques behind what great communicators do, and shows how anyone can learn to use them well. For managers and teachers -- and anyone else who talks and expects someone to listen -- Confessions of a Public Speaker provides an insider's perspective on how to effectively present ideas to anyone. It's a unique, entertaining, and instructional romp through the embarrassments and triumphs Scott has experienced over 15 years of speaking to crowds of all sizes. With lively lessons and surprising confessions, you'll get new insights into the art of persuasion -- as well as teaching, learning, and performance -- directly from a master of the trade. Highlights include: Berkun's hard-won and simple philosophy, culled from years of lectures, teaching courses, and hours of appearances on NPR, MSNBC, and CNBC Practical advice, including how to work a tough room, the science of not boring people, how to survive the attack of the butterflies, and what to do when things go wrong The inside scoop on who earns $30,000 for a one-hour lecture and why The worst -- and funniest -- disaster stories you've ever heard (plus countermoves you can use) Filled with humorous and illuminating stories of thrilling performances and real-life disasters, Confessions of a Public Speaker is inspirational, devastatingly honest, and a blast to read.

Confessions Of A Teenage Jesus Jerk

Author: Tony DuShane
Publisher: Soft Skull Press
ISBN: 1593763808
Size: 32.48 MB
Format: PDF
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Gabe is a teenage Jehovah’s Witness convinced God will kill him at Armageddon for masturbating. But Gabe’s not alone: there’s Peter, who writes swear words in the margins of his papers; Jihyun, the Korean kid who subsists on Ho Hos and Doritos; and Camille, who follows Gabe around, trying to be his girlfriend. There’s also Gabe’s mom, who sleeps sixteen hours a day, and his dad, an elder who decides the fate of sinners (like the married couple who confesses to accidentally having anal sex). There’s Brother Miller, an elder with a Napoleon complex, who accompanies Gabe from door to door, encouraging him to knock with confidence, and Sister Feeney, who looks forward to the day she can move into a Spanish-style house after its owner dies at the end of the world. Luckily for Gabe, there is Uncle Jeff, who used to tour with Santana and now gives Gabe the only valuable girl advice he ever receives. It's hard when school days are spent dodging questions about your weird religion and weekends mean preaching house to house. Life looks dreary until Gabe falls for Camille’s beautiful older sister and begins to see her as the answer to his frustrations.

Control Girl

Author: Popkin, Shannon
Publisher: Kregel Publications
ISBN: 0825444292
Size: 25.21 MB
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Little fights with your husband and kids. Unhappiness when things don’t match your version of perfect. Tension, anger, fear—it all begins with a heart that craves control. When your vision of how life should be replaces God’s vision, you doom your quest for security, peace, and joy before it even starts. Thankfully, there is a better way. Join Shannon as she shares what she has discovered about her own control struggles and about God from studying Control Girls in the Bible. Learn how you too can lay down this burden and find rest in surrendering to the One who truly is in control. “In this funny, tender, and truth-telling book, Shannon Popkin peels back the layers of our control problem.” —Erin Davis, author, blogger, and recovering Control Girl “In the style of Liz Curtis Higgs, Control Girl is an easy and entertaining read, yet Shannon Popkin packs a punch where we so need it if we are to be set free from the stressful habit that robs our joy and ruins our relationships!” —Dee Brestin, author of Idol Lies “With personal vulnerability, biblical depth, powerful personal illustrations, and pointed application questions, Shannon Popkin reveals how seven women of the Bible can teach us how to surrender our will to God’s design for our future.” —Carol Kent, speaker and author of Becoming a Woman of Influence “Control Girl is a penetrating look at how selfishness and self-protectiveness wreck lives—and why surrender and trust are God’s life-giving pathways to true freedom and joy.” —Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth, author and Revive Our Hearts teacher and host

Confessions Of Saint Augustine

Author: Frank J. Sheed
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 0567110052
Size: 29.24 MB
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Sheed's classic translation of Augustine's Confessions. True to the original, and in a subtle and dignified English translation, let this be a cornerstone of your library.