The power of pause: becoming more by doing less

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Loyola Press,
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c2009.
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Terry Hershey, a popular author and retreat leader, understands that slowing down is difficult when you live in a fast-forward world. However, he also knows from personal experience that there is always a price to pay if we don’t regularly take time simply to pause—to cease activity, to treasure quiet time, and to discern the deep meaning of life’s little moments.

In The Power of Pause, Hershey uses powerful stories and meditations, inspiring quotes, and a specific call to action at the end of each chapter to help us understand the profound value of slowing down in our daily lives and taking time for the truly important things. Over the course of 52 brief chapters, we learn how to take back the life God always intended for us to have by letting go of the things that keep getting in our way.

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9780829428629
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subject_facet Simplicity -- Religious aspects -- Christianity, Time management -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
table_of_contents Pt. 1. Early winter -- Fear and dancing -- Two spaces -- Washing dishes -- The gift of the moon -- New rules -- The wonder of a child -- For Christmas : Joy to the World -- Pt. 2. Late winter -- The dark side -- I'm closed now -- Changing the questions -- Dragons can be pink -- Simplicity -- Unreasonable grace -- Pt. 3. Early spring -- Broken and crippled -- Pause button -- Duckling moments -- Bless me -- Full -- Damage control -- For Easter : home -- Pt. 4. Late spring -- Dandelions -- Putting down the sack -- What we want to see -- Enough -- Kindness -- Five more minutes -- Pt. 5. Early summer -- Broken glass -- Time management -- It's the little things -- Losing what I don't need -- Big swords -- The balanced life -- Pt. 6. Late summer -- Holy longing -- Rested mules -- How big is your frying pan? -- No cows to lose -- Uncle George -- Play -- For ordinary time : ordinary bliss -- Pt. 7. Early autumn -- Shadows -- Without a list -- The seven wonders of the world -- Fully alive -- Inner rebel -- Love or fear? -- Pt. 8. Late autumn -- Glory in the gray -- Making space to hear the heart -- God's other book -- Kiss still works -- The farmer's miracle dog -- Heaven on earth -- For Thanksgiving : living room.
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title The power of pause : becoming more by doing less
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