Item description for Restoring Margin to Overloaded Lives: A Workbook Based on Margin and The Overload Syndrome by Richard Swenson...
Overview Feeling pressured by life? Work through the issues that overload you using this interactive guide. Based on Dr. Richard Swenson's best-selling book Margin and its companion book, The Overload Syndrome. For groups or individuals. WARNING: SYSTEM FAILURE AHEAD. Do you feel like you're living at high speed and things just keep going faster and faster? Are you finding yourself without the time, money, physical or emotional energy to accomplish the tasks of a given week or month? Then you're headed for system failure. Whether you're facing it now, or want to prevent it, this workbook is for you. Use these eleven lessons to understand load and limits, find balance, and maintain priorities. You-or your small group-will find its intermingled questions, exercises, and quotes applicable additions to Dr. Swenson's helpful teaching. Based on his best-selling book Margin and related title, The Overload Syndrome, this workbook will be a useful tool for preventing negative stress and restoring margin to your overloaded life.
Publishers Description Are you lacking the time, money, physical or emotional energy to accomplish the tasks of a given week or month? Then you're headed for system failure. Whether you're facing burnout now or want to prevent it, these 11 lessons can help you understand stress and limits, find balance and rest, and maintain priorities. - Includes discussion questions, helpful exercises, and quotes - 11 lessons for small group or individual use - Also available: Margin and The Overload Syndrome
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.9" Width: 6.94" Height: 0.31" Weight: 0.78 lbs.
Release Date Feb 15, 2004
Publisher NAV PRESS #111
ISBN 1576831841 ISBN13 9781576831847
Availability 0 units.
More About Richard Swenson
Dr. Richard Swenson is the best-selling author of Margin and In Search of Balance. He holds an MD from the University of Illinois and has worked in both private practice and academic medicine within the University of Wisconsin system. Today he is an author, educator, researcher, and futurist with a focus on the connection between health, faith, and culture. Perhaps most important, he is a lifelong student of margin, contentment, simplicity, and balanced living.
Reviews - What do customers think about Restoring Margin to Overloaded Lives: A Workbook Based on Margin and The Overload Syndrome?
overload repair Nov 19, 2007
OUR LIVES TODAY ARE WAY>>>OVERLOADED. THIS WORKBOOK WORKS TO HELP IDENTIFY AREAS EACH OF US CAN REDUCE, ELIMINATE OR REASSESS OUR OVERLOADED LIVES. THE WORKBOOK INVITES US TO IDENTIFY MANY AREAS OF OVERLOAD THAT ARE SUBTLE OR HUGE TRAPS. THE SUGGESTIONS THAT FOLLOW ARE SUCINCT AND CAN BE CARRIED OUT IF THE DETERMINATION TO BRING YOUR LIFE BACK UNDER YOUR CONTROL AND NOT GIVEN TO THE VALUES OF THIS CULTURE. IN COUNSELING WE CALL THIS CHANGE INTERNALIZED CONTROL (OUR SELF) RATHER THAN EXTERNAL CONTROL (OUR CULTURE).
How we bring things on ourselves Jul 9, 2001
This is an excellent book. The author, a medical doctor, through easy to understand charts and graphs, explains how most of the patients he sees could have prevented, or lessened the effects, of their illness. The author also recommends simple cost-effective strategies for taking better care of ourselves. The book is written from a Christian perspective.