The Wounded Spirit
If you've ever been there,you've never forgotten. The feeling is as haunting and familiar as the smellof a junior high school locker room.
It's the feeling of being undersized … or oversized … or klutzy … or less than beautiful. Of being a nerd … or a geek … or just, somehow, different.
It's knowing you are vulnerable-and someone is ready and willing to take full advantage o...more
Well, a few pages turned into the entire book in just half a day. I was surprisingly pulled i ...more
Bullying leaves nothing but a wounded spirit. We've all suffered at the hands of a bully and at times have been the bully ourselves.
This is Frank Peretti's life story. He's one of my favorite authors and I had no idea that he was born with a medical condition which in turn as the years went by made him the p ...more
If you have children, I would, certainly, recommend sharing this audio with them. Peretti offers clarity, compassion and a viable solution. He asks us all to treat others as we would like to be treated. It is a simple idea, but can never ...more
You read it and keep saying, "I've been there. I've done that. I've felt that way.."
It's a real soul opener... It will make you feel uncomfortable. It will make you cry.
But it was such a good read. This book changed the way I thought about things and
left me feeling like I wasn't alone in some of my old situations.....
Be prepared to loose yourself and regain some pieces...
Here's the official synopsis:
f you've ever been there,you've never forgotten. The feeling is as haunting and familiar as the smellof a junior high school locker room.
It's the feeling of being undersized … or oversized … or klutz ...more
With the lies we've been told regarding where we came from (primal ...more
Peretti f ...more
My criticisms of the book would include the way it seemed to ramble and repeat things. I will admit I skimmed through a lot of it because it got a bit boring at times to ...more
My Thoughts: This is a poignant story and at parts I had a hard time reading it, I wanted to stop reading at parts and other parts I wanted to keep reading to find out what happened. While reading this book I had many emotions flowing thr ...more
With more than 12 million novels in print, Frank Peretti is nothing short of a publishing phenomenon and has been called “America’s hottest Christian novelist.”
Peretti is a natural storyteller who, as a youngster in Seattle, regularly gathered the neighborhood children for animated storytelling sessions. After graduating from high school, he began playing banjo with a local blueg ...more