Hey everyone, I wanted to write and tell you a little bit about the changes I made to “The Truth About Godly Confidence,” my first book ever. When I wrote the book, it was something I was really passionate about, and I think you can tell that, but if I’m being honest, I didn’t really know what I was doing. Because of that, I have been wanting to make certain changes to the title, cover, and add some new things into the content of the book.
I am really excited to share these things with you. The first edition of this book will always be a pleasant memory for me, but I’m even more excited about the second edition. If you have the digital version, all you need to do is update it on your device and you will have the new content. The new title is, “You Aren’t Worthless: Unlock the Truth to Godly Confidence.”
There is a new section in chapter 5 called, “Your Personal Journey,” which is a guide to help people who have struggled to have deliverance from spiritual and physical insecurities. The new introduction explains the goals of the book more clearly, and the new cover is more of an attention getter. I want to make sure that this free book gets into as many hands as possible, and this was one way to make sure people that saw my book would understand what it is all about.
I hope you enjoy the new digital edition, and that the book helps you in your journey towards godly confidence. (The new edition of the print version will be available soon)
The holiday season is here, and that means that many of us will be spending time with our parents (or in-laws). My father-in-law will be joining us for Christmas, and I am seriously excited. But I know not everyone experiences that excitement when they are going to be around their parents. I was talking to a good friend and asked how her Thanksgiving was and she said something along the lines of, “Really hard because of my parent.” That just broke my heart. It can be exhausting and discouraging on the holidays when you find yourself dealing with difficult parents. I believe that God has a specific plan for dealing with tense parental situations. It can be difficult for adults to know how to interact with their parents, and vice versa. I have no idea what it will be like to interact with my children once they are all grown up, but I imagine the emotions I will feel will be complicated. I wanted to share this excerpt from my book, “The Truth About Godly Confidence.” I feel like this is one of the most important parts of the book, because so many people struggle to accept the fact that their parents are sinful and make mistakes. At the same time, that isn’t how God is, since He is sinless, and we need to remember that.
I pray that you would have a blessed Christmas with your family members, and that this post will help.
There is nothing that a small child desires more than the knowledge that they are loved. Over fifty years ago, in any town in any state in the United States, Satan thought he had won a very important battle. He made it a cultural stigma for fathers to tell their children that they loved them. Even the most loving men gave into the lie that it was shameful to verbally admit their parental love. Can you imagine what it would be like to grow up never hearing your father tell you that he loved you? I know that some of you experienced this horrible cultural phenomena, and I’m sorry. That was never God’s plan. Why would Satan wage such a battle? Damaged men and women, on their quest to feel some type of love and acceptance, embraced drugs, sex, and empty solutions to their soul problems. When parents, especially fathers, do not tell their children that they love and accept them, bad things happen. I don’t think Satan, with all his worldly knowledge, saw the Jesus movement coming in the 1970’s, but it did. The weapon God used to destroy Satan’s tactic was the love of Jesus Christ. This is was an interesting time in Christian history for the United States, and I think that it brings to light an interesting concept. We have already established in earlier chapters that God created us with the desire to feel loved. When individuals do not feel loved, broken hearts lead to bitter souls. Read more