Own Your Everyday
Overcome the Pressure to Prove and Show Up for What You Were Made to Do
May 14, 2019 | 240 Pages
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May 14, 2019 | 240 Pages
About Own Your Everyday
“This book will meet you right where you are with a giant hug while also giving you a little kick in the pants.”—Audrey Roloff, New York Times bestselling coauthor of A Love Letter Life, founder of Always More, cofounder of Beating50Percent
Does it ever seem like you still have to find your purpose or that you’re stuck with “unfigured-out dreams”? Do you feel the pressure to prove yourself or worry about what others will think?
You are not the only one.
From accidentally starting a small business instead of using her college degree, to embarrassing herself onstage in front of thousands, to wasting time worrying about what others think or say, Jordan Lee Dooley knows exactly how that feels—and she’s learned some important lessons about living a purposeful life along the way.
An influential millennial widely recognized for her tagline turned international movement, “Your Brokenness is Welcome Here,” Jordan has become a go-to source that women around the world look to for inspiration in their faith, work, relationships, and everyday life.
Now, in this approachable but actionable read that’s jam-packed with practical tools, Jordan equips you to
• tackle obstacles such as disappointment, perfectionism, comparison, and distraction
• remove labels and break out of the box of expectations
• identify and eliminate excuses and unnecessary stress about an unknown future
• overcome the lie that you can’t live your God-given purpose until you reach a certain goal or milestone
If you ever feel you need to shift your mindset but don’t know how, this book will help you overcome shame, practice gratitude, and redefine success.
“In a world where we often feel pressured to move forward as quickly as possible, the words that fill these pages shine light on this beautiful truth: there is a fulfilling life to be lived right here, where we are.”—Morgan Harper Nichols, artist and poet
“Authentic, intuitive, and compassionate, Jordan clears the clutter from our minds and hearts while enthusiastically guiding us to discover our own authentic purpose.”—Jessica Honegger, author, founder and co-CEO of Noonday Collection
“There are those rare books you come across from time to time that make you feel like you are drinking from a re hydrant. This is one of those books. Jordan brilliantly teaches, encourages, and convicts you all at the same time!”—Jefferson Bethke, bestselling author of Jesus > Religion and It’s Not What You Think
“As a struggling perfectionist myself, I related so much to the idea of the internal pressure we put on ourselves to perform and achieve. Own Your Everyday gave me the greatest encouragement to be myself.”—Lauren Scruggs Kennedy, in influencer, author, entrepreneur
“Jordan is bursting with contagious joy, and this book is just an overflow. Prepare to be challenged and loved all at the same time.”—Jennie Allen, author of Nothing to Prove, founder and visionary of IF:Gathering
“Jordan dives into our hearts by sharing both tear-jerking and laughable stories of her faith from childhood to current day. Each page is relatable and profound, yet beautifully simple.”—Sarah Rose Summers, Miss USA 2018
“Jordan truly has wisdom beyond her years, and this book is packed with both practical and beautiful ways to live out our God-given purpose! Right from the beginning, Jordan’s heart bleeds through, and her honesty is so refreshing and relatable. This book will be such a gift to women!”—Christy Nockels, singer, songwriter, and creator of The Glorious in the Mundane podcast
“I love how Jordan makes the topic of finding your purpose a sweet conversation as opposed to something ominous, impossible, and scary. Her whimsical stories remind you that we’re all on the same journey—days filled with seemingly random moments that are really nudges from heaven. Each reminder about who you are, whose you are, and why you’re really here is like an on-time hug mixed with a little kick in the pants too!”—Marshawn Evans Daniels, reinvention strategist for women, TV personality, and founder of SHE Profits
About Jordan Lee DooleyJordan Lee Dooley has built a massive online following by sharing creative and practical tools to equip the everyday woman for a purposeful life. Embracing her Indiana roots, Jordan shares a simple life with her husband, Matt, and their dog, Hoosier.
240 pages | Published by WaterBrook
On Sale Date: May 14, 2019
Trim Size: 5-3/16 x 8
Carton Quantity: 12
Sneak PeekRead the first chapter of Own Your Everyday. A rising star in the podcast, young entrepreneur, and faith space presents The Purpose Driven Life for the next generation. Jordan Lee Dooley has built a massive online following, and her "SHE" podcast garnered over 1 million downloads within 12 weeks of its debut. Widely recognized for her tagline "Your Brokenness is Welcome Here," Jordan has become a go-to source that women around the world look to for daily inspiration to find their purpose in life. Now for the first time in book form, she is helping you—and them—discover how to chase after something more while also finding contentment where you are, with what you have. Rooted in faith and jam-packed with tangible takeaways, this book pairs Jordan's relatable voice with her unique perspective, powerful motivation, and practical tools to equip you to: * tackle disappointment, perfectionism, comparison, and distraction * remove labels and break out of the box of expectations * identify and eliminate excuses and unnecessary stress about an unknown future * overcome the lie that you can't live your God-given purpose until you reach a certain goal or milestone
Press ReleaseContact: Beverly Rykerd
Jordan Lee Dooley in OWN YOUR EVERYDAY
Offers Readers an Inspiring Blend of Self-Discovery and Service to Others That Society Desperately Needs
Named by Inc. as “One of the Best Books to Buy to Be a Better Person in 2019.”
“This book will meet you right where you are with a giant hug, while also give you a little kick in the pants.” —Audrey Roloff, coauthor of A Love Letter Life, founder of Always More, cofounder of Beating50Percent
Jordan Lee Dooley, a rising star in the podcast, young entrepreneur and faith space, presents in her new book, OWN YOUR EVERYDAY: OVERCOME THE PRESSURE TO PROVE AND SHOW UP FOR WHAT YOU WERE MADE TO DO (May 14, 2019, WaterBrook) an inspiring blueprint on how women can be their most confident, intentional, and joyful selves.
In OWN YOUR EVERYDAY, Dooley—in-demand speaker, blogger, and author—asks readers to stop waiting and start acting. Dooley got her start selling products on Etsy in her college dorm room, quickly growing it into the dynamic online business Soul Scripts—best known for launching the movement “Your Brokenness is Welcome Here.” She hosts the popular new SHE podcast with more than a million downloads in the first three months. Dooley’s more than 600,000 social media followers look to her as a go-to source for daily encouragement in navigating career, faith, relationships, and self-care.
Possessed with energy and wisdom, Dooley reassures her audience and readers: “You don’t have to have everything figured out.” Yet she challenges them to stop looking at the obstacles and focus on the opportunities. In OWN YOUR EVERYDAY, Dooley shares with honesty and humility about her shame over cystic acne, her struggle to overcome an eating disorder, and her chronic need to achieve. She offers a path to overcoming the “toxic trio” of insecurities, unmet expectations, and the pressure to prove.
Her message resonates with young leaders, creatives, people with multiple passions, those who want to live out their faith, and those who feel stuck. Dooley provides practical tools as she shows how to:
· tackle limitations such as disappointment, comparison, distraction, and more;
· overcome the lie that you can’t live your purpose until or unless you reach a certain goal or milestone;
· remove labels and break out of the box of expectations; and
· identify and eliminate excuses, insecurity, and unnecessary stress about an unknown future.
Dooley writes, “I love how Proverbs 16:9 says ‘the heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps.’ This has become a verse I cling to when I look at where I am and don’t quite understand what I’m doing here or there, or when I catch myself feeling so wrapped up in my expectations and insecurities that I risk overlooking the bigger plan at work.”
Empowering and urgent, OWN YOUR EVERYDAY asks provocative questions as it serves as a tool to regain perspective and get back on track. Readers will turn to it again and again. Dooley’s unique message pushes readers to look inward, upward, and outward—offering an inspiring blend of faith-fueled self discovery and service to others that society so desperately needs.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Jordan Lee Dooley loves and lives with a buoyant effervescence and down-home sincerity seldom seen. The in-demand speaker, blogger, The SHE Podcast host, entrepreneur, and author leads conversations and conferences, both online and in-person, all focused on delivering encouragement, community, and advice to women striving to live with honesty, passion, grace, and overarching purpose.
Determined to equip individuals with practical tools, Dooley has created numerous resources to fuel the areas of life she feels most passionate about, including self-care and wellness, business and entrepreneurship, and faith. Dooley lives with her husband, Matt, and their dog, Hoosier. in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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