Uninvited: Chapter 11

I know it’s been awhile since I’ve posted about this wonderful personal development book! I hope you enjoy today’s post. Chapter 11: Ten Things You Must Remember When Rejected Chapter 11 is about what you should do and think about when you’re rejected. Sounds easy enough, right? NO. Rejection is tough and harbors some rough emotions, […]

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Uninvited: Chapter 9

Chapter 9: “Why Does Rejection Hurt So Much?” Chapter 9 unpacks why rejection hurts as much as it does and how we can see the silver lining in situations of rejection. “God is always at work. He is a present, loving Father, aware of our deepest hurts and our even deeper needs. We aren’t always […]

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Uninvited: Chapter 8

Chapter 8: “The Corrective Experience”  This chapter explores thoughts you might have after a tough experience and provides a Bible passage in which another character in the story turns these thoughts on their head through her words. These are the negative thoughts that might go through your head after a rough time: “You are not […]

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Uninvited: Chapters 6 & 7

Chapter 6: “Friendship Breakups” Chapter 6 is about how friendships and relationships fall apart and breakup and the emotions that surround those difficult endings. It also talks about how God can help us through the pain and see the silver lining to these breakups. “Bitterness, resentment, and anger have no place in a heart as […]

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Uninvited: Chapter 5

Chapter 5: “Hello, My Name Is Trust Issues” Chapter 5 is about having trust issues (I think that was a given) and how God’s love can help us to work through those issues. “Life doesn’t add up. People don’t add up. And in the rawest moments of honest hurting, God doesn’t add up” (54). Sometimes, […]

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Uninvited: Chapter 4

Chapter 4: “Alone in a Crowded Room” Chapter 4 is about the concept that you can feel completely alone and helpless even in a room that’s packed with people. She unpacks this concept and the feels associated with it, and how God can come into play when we find ourselves in this situation. “We must […]

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Uninvited: Chapter 3

Chapter 3: “There’s a Lady at the Gym Who Hates Me” Chapter 3 is an anecdote from Lysa’s life about a woman she encounters at the gym and what her perception of this woman’s actions are and how they affect her. There’s also this big concept of “living loved” that she introduces in this chapter. […]

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Uninvited: Chapter 2

Chapter 2: “Three Questions We Must Consider” Chapter 2 is about how when we think about God, there are 3 questions we should ask ourselves. I talked this chapter over with a close friend, and I realized how important these 3 questions are and how we should ask them each and every day. I hope […]

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