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The Resource Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist

Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist

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Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living
Title
Present over perfect
Title remainder
leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living
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Shauna Niequist
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Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of essays that focuses on the journey from frantic and tired to connected and free and encourages readers to experience the unconditional love of God in a way that sets them free from the pressure to perform and to maintain an image of perfection"--
Summary
Present Over Perfect is writer Shauna Niequist’s motto for how to live a rich, engaged, and loving life in the midst of what often feels terribly messy and imperfect. In vulnerable, honest stories and beautifully written short essays Shauna offers an invitation to a new way of living---full of grace, space, and connection
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10523947
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Niequist, Shauna
Dewey number
248.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Niequist, Shauna
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in women
  • Quality of life
  • Spiritual life
  • Well-being
  • Conduct of life
  • Simplicity
  • Large type books
  • Large type books
  • Simplicity
Target audience
adult
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leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of life
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Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Brené Brown -- Introduction: Ship to wreck -- Sea-change. Sea-changed ; Stuffed ; Running laps ; Dethroning the idol ; You put up the chairs ; The word that changed everything ; On disappointing people ; What the lake teaches -- Tunnels. Tunnels ; Vinegar and oil ; A wide and holy space ; Daughter ; Yellow sky ; On stillness ; Stars -- Legacy. Agency ; Legacy ; It's all right here ; The man in the tuxedo ; The spring of the basketball hoop ; When brave looks boring ; Present over perfect -- Walking on water. Walking on water ; Baptism ; Must be nice ; Your mess is mine ; The narrowing ; Good fruit ; On Jesus -- Living in time. Clearing away ; Learning to play ; Morning and evening ; Simplicity ; Happy medium ; On snow -- Throwing candy. Throwing candy ; Essential self ; Heart and yes ; Ballard locks ; New fuel ; And the soul felt its worth ; Bring in the love
Control code
ocn960740242
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large Print edition.
Extent
254 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683242338
Lccn
2016043681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)960740242
Label
Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Brené Brown -- Introduction: Ship to wreck -- Sea-change. Sea-changed ; Stuffed ; Running laps ; Dethroning the idol ; You put up the chairs ; The word that changed everything ; On disappointing people ; What the lake teaches -- Tunnels. Tunnels ; Vinegar and oil ; A wide and holy space ; Daughter ; Yellow sky ; On stillness ; Stars -- Legacy. Agency ; Legacy ; It's all right here ; The man in the tuxedo ; The spring of the basketball hoop ; When brave looks boring ; Present over perfect -- Walking on water. Walking on water ; Baptism ; Must be nice ; Your mess is mine ; The narrowing ; Good fruit ; On Jesus -- Living in time. Clearing away ; Learning to play ; Morning and evening ; Simplicity ; Happy medium ; On snow -- Throwing candy. Throwing candy ; Essential self ; Heart and yes ; Ballard locks ; New fuel ; And the soul felt its worth ; Bring in the love
Control code
ocn960740242
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large Print edition.
Extent
254 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683242338
Lccn
2016043681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)960740242
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