When Making Others Happy Is Making You Miserable: How to Break the Pattern of People Pleasing and Confidently Live Your Life
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At last, a practical guide to successfully break the pattern of people pleasing.
Does this sound like you?
“I feel like I’m torn in hundred directions as I try and please everyone – my spouse, my kids, my friends, my church, my family. I’m losing myself and not even sure what God wants for me anymore.”
You feel overwhelmed by juggling too many unrealistic expectationsYou feel torn in a hundred directions as you try and please everyoneYou want to be kind but your kindness often leads you to over-commit and people-pleaseYou desire to follow God’s path and not be driven by other’s expectations Break free from the prison of people pleasing and live with more peace and purpose with When Making Others Happy is Making You Miserable.
The go-to manual on how to successfully break the destructive pattern of people-pleasing. Discover practical tools to help you stop the expectations and opinions of others from occupying your thinking and dictating your actions, and start walking confidently with God instead.
When Making Others Happy is Making You Miserable will help you: Learn to navigate the tension between following God and loving the people around you Discover how to live out your priorities despite the opinions and expectations of others Cultivate a strategy for knowing when to say yes and how to say no Set boundaries with the pushers, guilt bombers and others who try to call the shots in your life
WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING ABOUT WHEN MAKING OTHERS HAPPY IS MAKING YOU MISERABLE
Chrystal Evans Hurst, bestselling author and speaker
Don’t you wish you’d learned years ago how to say no in a caring and honoring way?
With her personal experiences and the truth of God’s Word as her blueprint, Karen has created a valuable resource to guide the approval addict out of a life stifled by misery.”
Rebekah Lyons, bestselling author of Rhythms of Renewal and You Are Free
Karen offers ways to put your people-pleasing tendencies in perspective so you can experience the freedom and happiness you deserve. This book is a great guide to help you break free from the toxic patterns of pleasing others at the risk of losing yourself.
Michelle Myers, founder of She Works HIS Way
This book should be required reading for every woman! Karen is masterful at moving from biblical principles to practical application, and she doesn’t leave any area of the people-pleasing trap untouched within these pages. Get ready for a real conversation you may not even realize you need to have.
Publisher : Zondervan (August 3, 2021)
Language : English
Paperback : 224 pages
ISBN-10 : 0310347580
ISBN-13 : 978-0310347583
Item Weight : 6.2 ounces
Dimensions : 5.5 x 0.58 x 8.4 inches