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This is a Christian book that tackles (and debunks) common-held American ideas about happiness and success. It does not exclude false religious attitudes about success and suffering. It offers a unique perspective grounded in scripture and facts. It can be invaluable to anyone who is experiencing disappointment, midlife crisis, or depression. The writing is beautiful, funny, and memorable. The idea that suffering is our appointment with God was something new to me and that totally changed my per ...more