What to Do When Life Falls Down Around You

What to Do When Life Falls Down Around You

by Elizabeth B. Brown

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In this practical and encouraging book, trusted author Elizabeth B. Brown shows you not only how to survive life's difficulties but how to move beyond them to a place of strength and confidence. Assuring you that you are not alone, Brown helps you face your situation with a sense of hope, find people you can trust to walk alongside you, and move through the most difficult times with strength. You were not made for a life defined by the chaos of crises. You were made to persevere through trouble and come out the other side—stronger.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780800737535
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 04/21/2020
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 1,230,323
Product dimensions: 4.20(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Elizabeth B. Brown is a teacher, speaker, and professional counselor. The author of the popular Living Successfully with Screwed-Up People, Working Successfully with Screwed-Up People, and Surviving the Loss of a Child, Brown lives with her husband in Tennessee. Learn more at www.elizabethbbrown.com.

Table of Contents

Prologue 9

1 Standing Up 11

2 Facing Your Giant 21

3 Finding Your Way: Taking Responsibility for Your Recovery 31

4 When Pain Is a Good Thing 41

5 Redirecting Your Thoughts and Your Emotions 55

6 Handling the Bully 67

7 The Elephant in the Room 79

8 When Problems Stack 91

9 The Stories You Believe 103

10 Coping with the Pop-Ups 115

11 Where Faith and Life Meet 125

12 The Help beyond Understanding 135

13 Letting It Go 145

14 Dealing with Family and Friends 155

15 Seek Your Purpose 167

16 When You Want to Help 179

17 The Forgotten Children 193

18 You Will Get Through This 209

Questions for Discussion 217

Acknowledgments 227


A Amy's Letter 229

B Scripture for Help in Difficult Times 235

C Quick Reference Anchors 239

Notes 241

Bibliography 245

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