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Twelve Keys for Living: Possibilities for a Whole, Healthy Life [Paperback]

By Kennon L. Callahan (Author)
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Pages   194
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.2" Width: 6.02" Height: 0.52"
Weight:   0.74 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Sep 2, 1998
Publisher   Jossey-Bass
ISBN  0787941409  
EAN  9780787941406  

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Discover the gifts you really have, claim your strengths, and develop your possibilities! "The twelve keys open doors for a whole, healthy life. Sometimes we lock ourselves away from the very possibilities that will give us a rich, full life. These twelve keys help you open the doors to advancing and growing, building and developing your life.

Publishers Description
Discover which gifts you really have. . .
mission, compassion, hope, community, leadership, simplicity, joy, wisdom, encouragement, creativity, health, generosity
. . . claim your strengths
. . . and develop your possibilities
Living a full, healthy life is about recognizing your natural gifts?the ones God has given you. In Twelve Keys for Living, an alternative to the many programs that prescribe rules and outline models to live by, Kennon Callahan helps us discover that our strengths are gifts from God.
Through stories and parables Callahan has collected through the years and with the help of teachers, salespersons, cooks, clerks, rich, poor, housewives, philosophers, factory workers, ministers, and many others, Callahan teaches us that claiming our gifts is the first step toward a whole, healthy future.
The Twelve Keys for Living helps us recognize what we are put here to do--and who we are meant to be. Share in the wisdom, experience, prayers, and scripture contained in Twelve Keys for Living.

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More About Kennon L. Callahan

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Kennon L. Callahan, Ph.D. -- noted author, researcher, professor, theologian, and pastor, is a number one bestselling author and among today's most sought after speakers and consultants. Living in Grace is Dr. Callahan's newest and nineteenth book.

Kennon L. Callahan currently resides in Dallas, in the state of Texas. Kennon L. Callahan has an academic affiliation as follows - Dallas, Texas.

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Anything self help has to have the magic number twelve in it somewhere  Jan 30, 2007
Twelve....twelve....its like a mantra. I'm still waiting for numerologist Calypso Louis Farakahn's contribution to the field.

Other than the tiresome extension of stretching some "keys" to fit the Procrustean bed of twelve, the healthy living goals outlined here actually have some pretty ancient philosophical and spiritual roots, sometimes mapping with Ignatian exercises and other ancient Catholic spiritual disciplines. So of those smarmy self-help books that are churned out with such regularity, this one isn't bad and is actually classicism updated with a fresh voice.

For those who'd like to start with some easy ways for whole, healthy living, here are three: go to Mass every day, go to Confession once a week, and keep the Church's feasts and fasts. You'd be surprised how rich your life will become by following the Church calendar. The false gods in your life will fall away.
Join in the feast of heaven and earth in joy and compassion  Sep 27, 1998
I've had the opportunity to meet Dr Callahan at his workshops. This book tells some of his best stories and reflects on them to the deeper issues troubling Christians today. Dr Callahan is gentle with our human human weaknesses and yet provides us with a cloud of witnesses for getting the ministry well done. He insists that we focus on the things we have fun doing well. A wonderfully Catholic and Jesuitical notion from a Protestant writer.

His selection of the 12 keys is a familiar format for those familiar with his writing, but he takes an entirely new tack with this book. He invites the Christian (though certainly his invitation is not exclusive) to a self-diagnosis of life and service. Having identified one's strengths, Dr Callahan provides 4 helpful ways to continue building that strength. Of course, all of the keys are interlocked, and one will rarely make progress in one area without making progress on at least some of the others. But Dr Callahan's focus on simply choosing 1 or 2 keys keeps us from most Christians' tendencies to perfectionism. All in all, an excellent and stimulating read. Easily done in a night or two, but food for plenty more after that.


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