I got exciting news from my editor this weekend. My new book Your Untold Story is available for pre-order now (it comes out in January 2018).

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Here’s a bit of the publisher’s blurb describing the book:

Whether we realize it or not, how we respond to life’s opportunities and challenges, to other people, and to ourselves depends upon the stories we tell about ourselves. Too often, we tell distorted stories drawn from painful experiences or internalized from others’ critical voices. These fake stories diminish our dreams, damage our relationships, and fill us with fear and self-blame.

Research shows that people yearn for personal experiences of the holy, and Jake Owensby begins by inviting readers to re-imagine Jesus as friend and lover. He then turns to encouraging readers to hear and tell how Jesus would express their story and the stories of others. Jesus’ story about us is our true story: the gospel, the story of the beloved. It helps us experience the richness of life, see the stranger as friend, and make a difference in the world.

If you would like to pre-order a copy for yourself or a study group, click here.

 

 

Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Western Louisiana, husband, dad, and movie-goer

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