Raising World Changers in a Changing World

How One Family Discovered the Beauty of Sacrifice and the Joy of Giving
Product Number: EB00719044
Released: May 01, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781493414093
Publisher: Baker Books
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Description

Almost any parent you asked would tell you that they want their children to be happy, successful adults. But many of us forget (or never knew to begin with) that lasting personal joy is not necessarily found the way the world says it is-through reaching a certain socioeconomic status, having a certain job, buying a certain house, or having a certain amount in one's bank account. In fact, says Kristen Welch, popular blogger and author of Raising Grateful Kids in an Entitled World, personal satisfaction comes not from grabbing onto things but from holding them with an open hand and, very often, giving them away. In this inspiring book, Welch shows parents how to discover for themselves and instill in their kids the profound joy that comes from sharing what we have been given-our time, our talents, and even what's in our wallets-with those who have less. Through powerful personal stories as well as stories from Scripture, Welch offers a tantalizing alternative to status quo parenting that has the power to impact not only our own families but the entire world. At the end of each chapter, one of the author's kids offers their perspective on what it's like to be raised as a world changer.

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Author(s): Kristen Welch
Original Publish Date: May 01, 2018

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Author(s): Kristen Welch
Product Number DD38164
Released: May 01, 2018
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Publisher: Oasis Audio
ISBN: #9781640910287
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Author(s): Kristen Welch
Product Number Z100133299
Released: May 01, 2018
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Publisher: Oasis Audio
ISBN: #9781621887928

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