My Book will be Released July 8!

I Was Broken, Too #2

Written by Me

workstation-Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay

Who am I to write a book? That was another objection that contributed to my dawdling. I’m ordinary. I’ve not done anything outstanding, obtained qualifying degrees, or received accolades━so what do I know?

Well, I know pain, loss, disappointment, disillusionment, and consuming grief. I know how it feels to live in a dark place, unable to see one hour ahead. I know what it’s like to wonder how I could still breathe when I hurt so bad. I know the devastation of shattered dreams, untimely death, and the assault of personal worth. You know these things too.

I also know God’s mercy and have learned how to overcome, how to breathe and, yes, how to hope again. So I wrote I Was Broken, Too to tell you that God sees your brokenness, He cries with you… and He repairs broken hearts. 

I wrote a book to remind you that your focus matters, that shattered plans make room for new opportunities, that you can reboot your mind, and, mostly, that you can expect grace. These are four paths to hope I describe in I Was Broken, Too. Each one is supported by personal experiences, biblical truth, and the stories of others. 

My prayer is that my journey back to hope will inspire your journey and, as you walk the paths described in I Was Broken, Too, you will renew your hope.

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14 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Faith and Marc
    Jul 05, 2019 @ 11:35:13

    We look forward to reading your book and sharing it with our growing community of hurting friends.
    Faith and Marc



  2. Patti
    Jul 05, 2019 @ 11:36:05

    Wonderful Barbara!

    I am so happy to hear of your success and accomplishment.

    Hope all is well with you!



  3. Lynn Schryvers
    Jul 05, 2019 @ 13:12:42

    Looking forward to ordering your book



  4. Peggy L Warnet
    Jul 05, 2019 @ 13:12:46

    That is awesome Barbara. I look forward to reading it. Can we get pre orders?



  5. Linda B
    Jul 05, 2019 @ 16:24:07

    Looking forward to it Barbara!



  6. Maude Carolan Pych
    Jul 05, 2019 @ 17:19:57

    Barbara, I received word from Amazon that my pre-release copy of your book has been shipped! Exciting!



  7. Kathy
    Jul 06, 2019 @ 08:04:54

    Hi Barbara, I love your book cover and your Amazon page. Looks GREeeeaaT! Congratulations and excited with you! I look forward to reading it!



  8. Barbara
    Jul 06, 2019 @ 15:37:56

    Thanks, Kathy! (I didn’t know I had an Amazon page!)



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