Tree of Lies: Transforming Decisions, Behaviors, and Relationships By Gaining Perspective On Your Identity in Christ

Tree of Lies: Transforming Decisions, Behaviors, and Relationships By Gaining Perspective On Your Identity in Christ

by Scott J Perkins

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Overview

Whether it is in ministry, parenting, relationships, or other areas of life, followers of Jesus have become exhausted and frustrated by pursuing performance and perfection. Tree of Lies will help the reader develop awareness of the root of their decisions, behaviors, and relationships. This will lead to more freedom and spiritual health.


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ISBN-13: 9781943526413
Publisher: Perkins Communications, LLC
Publication date: 06/21/2016
Pages: 218
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Scott Perkins is a discipleship coach, author and speaker. His passion is to help others understand their identity in Christ and live in that reality. He is thankful that God does not discard His followers when they make a mess. Scott lives outside of Orlando, FL with his wife Missy and daughter Sarah Grace. Connect at PerkinsPerspectives.com

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword by Kary Oberbrunner

Introduction Not So Good Friday

Part 1: The Lies

Chapter 1 Burning Out: What was the problem?

Chapter 2 The Tree of Life: What is identity?

Part 2: The Root

Chapter 3 The Root of the Problem: Where do feelings of worthlessness come from?

Chapter 4 The Cover Up: How does the false self work?

Chapter 5 Core Lies: What is the story you tell yourself?

Part 3: The Truth

Chapter 6 God's Surprising Response to Brokenness: Who is the God you are following?

Chapter 7 The Desert Life: Who does God say you are?

Chapter 8 Planting a New Root: What does it mean to deny yourself?

Chapter 9 The Mystery of Faith: What is your cross?

Chapter 10 Following Jesus: How do you develop a good root?

Part 4: The Fruit

Chapter 11 Not Meant to Be Alone: How do you love others well?

Chapter 12 Living Your Mission: What is your purpose?

Chapter 13 Working It Out: How do you respond to failure?

Appendix A Discovering Your Root

Appendix B Developing an Identity Statement in Christ

Appendix C 31 Days of Identity Devotions

Selected Bibliography

Acknowledgements

Contacting Scott

Endnotes

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