Item description for One Month to Live: Thirty Days to a No-Regrets Life by Kerry Shook & Chris Shook...
Overview Offers strategies for overcoming habits that mire Christians in mediocrity, helping believers embrace their mortality and be empowered to live each day engaged in being fully alive.
Publishers Description Take the 30-Days to Live Challenge What if you only had one month to live? How would you make each day meaningful? How would you relate to others differently? What would you do to make the rest of your life "really" matter? With eye-opening insights and soul-inspiring truths, "One Month to Live" will challenge you to embrace the life God has entrusted to you and you alone, and to live it out moment by moment with wholehearted authenticity, honesty, and integrity. Each chapter overflows with inspiring quotations, colorful true stories, and questions for reflection. The four sections, which can be read over four weeks, help you examine the core areas inside you that long to be exercised and expressed: how you're made to live passionately, love boldly, learn from your mistakes, and leave a legacy that endures for generations after you're gone. Complete with uplifting action points, each of the thirty chapters- one per day in a life-changing month-offers you fresh strategies for overcoming habits that mire you in mediocrity. Open yourself to the challenge of embracing your mortality and being empowered to live each day engaged in being fully alive.
"From the Hardcover edition."
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Format: Abridged, Audiobook
Studio: Random House Audio
Running Time: 240.00 minutes
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 5.5" Height: 6.5" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Feb 19, 2008
Publisher Random House Audio
ISBN 0739358499 ISBN13 9780739358498
Availability 0 units.
More About Kerry Shook & Chris Shook
Kerry and Chris Shook founded Woodlands Church outside of Houston, Texas, in 1993. Since then the multi-campus church has grown to an attendance of over 18,000 people and is recognized for its ministries to the poor and powerless. Woodlands Church also has one of the largest fair-trade/direct-trade stores in the country with the goal of lifting generations out of poverty by empowering their lives with hope. Thousands of people in over 200 countries tune in weekly to Pastor Kerry s televised broadcasts. The Shooks first book, One Month to Live, is a New York Times bestseller. Kerry and Chris have been married thirty years and have four grown children."
Reviews - What do customers think about One Month to Live: Thirty Days to a No-Regrets Life?
Good Read Oct 19, 2009
This book was very informative and thought provoking. It really stretched my efforts in trying to become a better person and made me look at what it must be like with little time left here on earth. WE all should live like this every day.
I'd quit procrastinating... but I'm not a quitter. Oct 14, 2009
I'd quit procrastinating... but I'm not a quitter. "One Month to Live" may actually help you quit procrastinating and get on with living a more intentional, influential life. How will you live your life? Kerry & Chris Shook challenge the reader to sign off on this commitment: "I commit with God's strength to live the next thirty days as if they are my last so I can experience life to the full!" The one chapter a day format is intended to help you make the most of that commitment. Inspirational quotes, Scripture and examples from the authors' lives are used to encourage and motivate the reader. Some will find this book life changing, empowering. Others will agree completely with the main concepts and gain from some of the great quotes and Scripture passages but long for less repetition and more depth. I find myself in the second category. I rate it 3 out of 5 stars.
One Month to Live Sep 15, 2009
This is one of the best books anyone can possibly read! It should change your outlook on life forever!
Teachng it! Aug 29, 2009
A good friend gave this book to me after visiting the Shook's church in Houston. I read the book and mentally took the Thirty Day Challenge. Later in the year, I presented it to my Adult Bible Fellowship class as a possible study topic. They class excitedly agreed to take the challenge. After preparing for to teach the class and reviewing the avaiable DVD guide, I became even more taken with the OMTL concept. I will begin leading the OMTL challenge this weekend. My wife and my daughter are taking the challenge together. It has already got me thinking in e new way and look at life as more valuable. Take the Challenge.
one month to live Jul 4, 2009
i expected this book to be about struggling with a terminal illness. For me it was about self-improvement.