In-Store Date:
August 08, 2017
Format:
Trade Paper
Book ISBN:
9781683970286
SRP:
$14.99
Status:
Available
Book
Product Overview
Pain is inevitable, universal, and for over one hundred million Americans, it’s nearly constant. Chronic pain can be a miserable existence, but it doesn't mean we have to become miserable people. With his own chronic pain ailing him, pastor Craig Selness speaks and writes about pain using a Biblical perspective on living well. The good news of the gospel is that we can continue to do good—to be kind and gracious and loving and hopeful—despite physical struggle. His thoughtful, honest, and scriptural words will encourage anyone who hurts or loves someone who does.

Format: Trade Paper with French Flaps
Trim Size: 5.5" x 8"
Page Count: 208
Category: Christian Life / Personal Growth
Carton Qty: 36

Craig Selness developed necrosis of the hip in 2010 and, after five surgeries in thirteen months, still struggles with near constant pain. He earned a B.A. from the University of Minnesota, a Master of Divinity degree from Bethel Seminary, an M.A. in Pastoral Counseling from Santa Clara University, and his J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. He and his wife Barbara founded Cornerstone Community Church in San Jose, California, which merged with Menlo Church, San Jose, where he still serves as the Pastor of Community Life.
Marketing Highlights
  • First person account of the fall-out of chronic pain
  • Scriptural advice and encouragement to live fully even when pain persists
  • Foreword by John Ortberg
  • BONUS MATERIALS: Sermon outline, small group discussion guide, and other materials available for free download
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