rebel against low expectations
This was a great book. It taught me about rebelling against the low expectations society thinks teenagers should have, and instead living out God's purpose. I think this book touched on a lot of key aspects that teenagers go through, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. I got this book for free in exchange for a fair and honest review from the publisher. Read More
Book Review: Do Hard Things
Yes, I realize I've been MIA for a few months now. Okay, like five or six. Going from a family of five to a family of six, traveling halfway around the world (TWICE), and all the ups and downs of these last many many many weeks and months... all of that will have to wait a bit longer because, honestly, I'm still processing it all. We are blessed. That will have to be enough for now. In the meantime, I have settled to our new normal... Read More
Do Hard Things!
So when I first found out about this book, I automatically liked it for three reasons: The Foreword is written by Chuck Norris, and while I'm currently failing to come up with a good Chuck Norris joke for that, I'm sure you can. Feel free to leave it in the comments. The book is written by Alex & Brett Harris, who are younger brothers to Joshua Harris (author of I Kissed Dating Goodbye) And most of all, I liked the book for the idea... Read More
There is hope
As a mother of a teenager, I can attest to the growing movement of low expectations for the current generation of teens. This pervasive attitude is subtle, yet so harmful. For young adults today, it is a challenge to overcome this apathetic attitude of just do enough to get by. Just when I thought there was no hope for change, Alex and Brett Harris prove that teens can rise above the current culture and affect change in the world. Not... Read More
Complacency is an epidemic and this book is a first step toward treatment.
This book flows like a conversation, holds interest with humor and numerous quotations, motivates readers to take an honest self-evaluation and equips by providing step-by-step solutions for you to personalize according to your situation that have already been tried and proven beneficial by others. What more can I say? After launching their website TheRebelution.com with great success, Alex and Brett Harris wrote Do Hard Things with this... Read More