Discovering Joy Through Everyday ThankfulnessBook - 2005
Discovering a simple but life-changing secret: the refreshing gift of radical gratitude Chuck Colson says that no one tells a story better than Ellen Vaughn. That high compliment is amply demonstrated in Vaughn's newest book. Radical Gratitude is full of dramatic stories ...like the miraculous experiences of a man who could give thanks to God--while captured and threatened with execution by Islamic terrorists. The tender tale of a mother's love--and loss. A hero's wild account of being shot out of his fighter plane at 600 miles per hour. And lots of side-splitting stories about life's everyday absurdities, those odd events that can be seen--if we so choose--as winsome gifts of God's great grace. This is a book that will make readers laugh, cry, taste, and see that God is good. Radical Gratitude points to four simple habits that can transform believers' lives. These aren't about us, about our dogged discipline or determination. They're about God, and a fresh understanding of how to be connected to his power. You'll read this book fast, the first time, for the sheer pleasure of it ...and then savor it slowly, again, for its poignant and powerful reminders of liberating, biblical tr
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan, c2005.
Characteristics: 246 p. ; 22 cm.