Do you feel overwhelmed with too much to do and not enough time to do it? Hummel's biblical teachings help you better manage your life by making the calendar your friend, staying open to God's guidance, overcoming past mistakes, and developing "inner time" for reflection and planning. His time-tested tips turn struggle into success! Paperback.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 160 Vendor: Inter-Varsity Press Publication Date: 1997
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.5 (inches) ISBN: 0830812873 ISBN-13: 9780830812875 Availability: In Stock
Winner of the 2004 ECPA Platinum Book Award! Is the clock a slavemaster or a tool that serves you? Does the quantity of your responsibilities squeeze out the quality of your life? Are urgent things so pressing that you don't have "inner time" to sort out what's really important? How can you discern what God wants you to do? Charles Hummel's classic booklet Tyranny of the Urgent has sold over one million copies. Now for the first time he expands on the life-changing perspective that has transformed the lives of thousands struggling to keep from being swept away by the rush of life. Gathered in this book are proven principles taken straight from biblical teaching, from today's time-management experts and from Hummel's own life experience. You'll discover how to
make the calendar your friend
manage your life instead of your time
stay open to God's guidance in small choices
avoid being dragged down by past choices
develop "inner time" for reflection and planning
and much more! If you have too much to do and not enough time to do it, this book is for you.
Before his passing in August 2004, Charles Hummel was formerly director of faculty ministries for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship and president of Barrington College in Rhode Island. He was the author of fifteen books and Bible studies, including , , (in the ), and the bestselling booklet, .