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Heartstone: A Journey out of the midnight of my soul

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What story is your life telling? Is it a mess? Is it lonely and difficult?

I don't want to presume to know what your situation may or may not be, but I can tell you that there is a God who can and will restore the years life has stolen from you.

If Heartstone has any message that can resonate with you it is that "You are not alone!"

Come and take a journey with me through...more
Paperback, 182 pages
Published July 30th 2011 by CreateSpace
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Tim Young
Aug 10, 2011 Tim Young rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)
From the foreword of Heartstone:

"Life can often present us with circumstances we never anticipated. The unfortunate truth is that we all have to navigate these difficult seasons with little understanding, not much experience, and a willingness to learn more about ourselves than we wanted to know. Tim Young has given us a transparent view, through Heartstone, outlining many of these moments in his own life, with the hope that his chronicled journey will enlighten our own. This book is more than a...more
Patricia
This book was so wonderfully written. Its about a person who faces odds that most people do in our life's, including getting to involved in to our daily life's and we do not stop and think why we are there and how. This is such a heart warming book that meshed so well with my life right now. It has taught me never to forget that no matter how down on you luck or how high on your luck God is always there with us guiding us and watching over us. I am so touched and thankful for finding this book....more
Angela Roberts
This book is very thought provoking and inspirational. It reveals the pain and suffering that one goes through because of unexpected events or bad choices in life. It shows the deep intimate relationship that one can have with God and reminds us that we are not alone in this journey of life. You will learn the power of forgiveness and the freedom that comes with it. This book is more than a story with a happy ending...it shows God's amazing grace! You may even discover yourself along the way in...more
Carolyn Benton
This book highlights the extraordinary walk the author has had in understanding and communicating with his Maker. The author is talented in more ways than simply writing; He also demonstrates on his poem writing abilities and encourages the reader with devotional quotes from the bible. All three writing styles express the writers trials, pain, hope and achievements. This book is both inspiring and touching.

I won this book on Goodreads.
Jason Jones
i won this book on good reads "first Reads" It is a touching and heartwarming story that follows the authors journey. Not my cup of tea but I still can respect it and see that it is well written and a good story I would recommend.
Lori Olson
I can relate to this experience and appreciate the time taken to put down in words the lessons learned along the way. His insights added depth to what I took away from a similar experience. Thank you, Tim Young!!!
Steve Bremner
My review from Amazon:

I finished this book about a year ago but never wrote a review on Amazon until now. I still think about some of the nuggets I got when I read this book, which is just a great testimony to the lasting impact its content has had on me

When Google+ first launched, many of us added each other with similar interests and discovered new tastes, books, websites, and so on. At some point, Tim announced the Kindle version of his book was free on Amazon for a day, so I grabbed it.

In He...more
Teena Stewart
im Young's book Heartstone takes us through his journey of personal failure, devastation and recovery on a road back to God after having nearly lost everything because of the lifestyle and choices he made.

In the foreward of this book Rick and Debra Evans use the term transparent when referring to Tim's style and I cannot think of a better word myself. Tim shares from the deepest places in his heart scripture, journal entries, quotes, and stories that teach the value of embracing our own brokenne...more
Sheila Myers
"Heartstone" is a must read book for all Christians. Do you ever wonder why we, as Christians, suffer pain and heartache? Tim Young was granted courage from God to share his story of heartache and suffering in order to provide the answer to that question. For of inspiration and God's truth, "Heartstone" will help you find the way to healing through God. Mr. Young does a masterful job of presenting the truth of Scripture in a kind and gentle way that will be understood by even the newest Christia...more
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Oct 01, 2011 Monica marked it as to-read
**NOTE I won this book in the Goodreads Firstreads Give-a-way**
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Father | Author | Speaker

I am a committed follower of Jesus Christ, a father, author, teacher, speaker and church leader on mission to help people live courageously from their hearts. God has changed my life in ways I can’t describe. I am am no longer living for myself, I have been incredibly blessed, life is good, and I’m thankful that God cared enough to walk it out with me.

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“One of life’s greatest ironies is that we try so much to avoid the challenges and pitfalls, only to realize these are the very things which forge our character.” 3 likes
“The pain and anguish of this journey called "life" somehow seeps deep down into the recesses of our hearts and beats us down day after day. Some of us can let the tears flow and find relief while others buy into the lie that we don't feel those things.” 2 likes
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