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Book Review: Peaceful on Purpose Author: Joel Osteen


Live from a place of abundant peace in the midst of life's everyday worries and stress with #1 New York Times bestselling author and Lakewood Church pastor Joel Osteen.

The opposite of peace is worry and stress. Both are thieves that rob you of your sleep, joy, creativity, and good decisions. If you allow them into your mind, they can even can even keep you from your destiny. But if you learn how to change your automatic responses to these struggles and give your problems to God, He can go to work in your life.

If you're tired of living in tension and anxiety, then it's time to change. In Peaceful on Purpose, you will discover that you weren't designed to carry the heavy load yourself: step back to let God step in. Find peace so that you can stop worrying about your health, job, finances, or relationships.

Life may be chaotic all around you, but you can live grounded in a calm spirit by drawing on scriptural examples and Joel's insightful personal experiences to find fulfillment. Learn how to give it to God so that He can exceed your expectations.



Reviewed by:

Nadine Judge


Tell us a bit about yourself:

I am a avid reader, wife to a pastor, mother to 3 adult children, grandmother to one child. I love seeing people grow in the more of Jesus and love family moments.


Name of Book:


Peaceful on Purpose


Author:

Joel Osteen


What drew you to read this book?:

The title of the book Peaceful on Purpose drew me to the book.


What impact did this book ha


ve on your life?:

This book did not match the title in my opinion. Peaceful on Purpose had more of the prosperity gospel statements and loads of statements about the Corona virus, but very little that could make changes to my thinking. An interesting book, but not a life changing, "must read this again" type of book.


In a paragraph, what is the main point of this book?:

It seems, the main thought is to encourage people to see peace amidst trying conditions, and practice staying calm.


Who would benefit from read


ing this book?:

Someone looking for a light read .



Star Rating?:



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