Get Your Life Back: Everyday Practices for a World Gone Mad

Get Your Life Back: Everyday Practices for a World Gone Mad


In Get Your Life Back, New York Times bestselling author John Eldredge provides a practical, simple, and refreshing guide to taking your life back.

By practicing a few wonder­fully simple practices—or what John calls “graces”—you can begin to recover your soul, disentangle from the tragedies of this broken world, and discover the restorative power of beauty.

Ask yourself:                 

Are you happy most of the time?
Do you feel deeply loved?                                            
Are you excited about your future? 
How often do you feel lighthearted?
After reading this book you will… 

Learn how to insert the One Minute Pause into your day
Begin practicing “benevolent detachment” and truly let it all go
Offer kindness toward yourself in the choices you make
Drink in the simple beauty available to you every day
Take realistic steps to unplug from technology overload
These simple practices and others are ready for the taking. You don’t need to abandon your life to get it back. Begin restoring your life here and now. Your soul will thank you for it.

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  • Aaron Witsoe

    This resource will be a gem for me long after its release date. My wife and I have already incorporated some of the simple steps to take our soul back in this busy season. Easy to read as always with ...

  • Deitra

    One of his best yet and clearly needed for our souls to learn how to breathe again in this technologically overindulgent world. I give this book my highest rating. Easy to read with lots of great sugg...

  • Anna Dale

    Such a beautiful read! I cannot emphasize enough how helpful and restful this was for me. A much needed, practical guide to listening to and caring for your soul in an age where we're expected to go t...

  • Erin Laramore

    What a poignant and necessary read for our time! I didn't know what to expect when I picked this one up, but I've loved everything John Eldredge has written, so I didn't even note what it was about. T...

  • Brian Wylie

    A book filled with practical advice on surviving in the fast paced world we all find ourselves in today. I like that the practices are very accessible - this isnt go live in a cave - it recognizes tha...

  • Chris

    I was lucky enough to see an early copy of this book a coupe of months back and loved it. I admit Im a steady fan of the author but this is one of his best. Specifically the topic here, an active defe...

  • Sean Duffy

    An engaging practical easy and optimistic guide to overcoming all that the word throws at us all. Backed by data, John Eldridge combines his lifetime of ground breaking insight with anecdotes from his...

  • Alison Simpson

    Dont let the size of "Get Your Life Back" by John Eldredge fool you. It may seem small compared to other religious or Christian Living books, but ts much more impacting than you might think. And don't...

  • Melanie Boudreau

    I read Get Your Life Back as soon as I could get my hands on it. The intro is called Rescue and indeed this book is truly a rescue. It is extremely practical carving out masterful ways to live in this...

  • Josh Robinson

    I've read a lot of books on rest, technology, limitations, and incorporating practices for the healing of the soul. This may be the best I've read. John does such a great job of weaving together timel...