The Overload Syndrome: Learning to Live Within Your Limits  -     By: Richard A. Swenson M.D.
Buy Item $10.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 27% ($4.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $9.69 eBook Details

The Overload Syndrome: Learning to Live Within Your Limits

NavPress / 1999 / Paperback

$10.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $14.99
|
Save 27% ($4.00)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW31310

Current Promotions
  • Other Formats (2)
Other Formats (2)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $9.69
    Retail: $14.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $9.69
  2. In Stock
    $10.99
    Retail: $14.99
    Add To Cart
    $10.99

Product Description

Tired of running around wondering what the definition of "spare time" is? You're one of millions who struggle with The Overload Syndrome. Dr. Richard Swenson prescribes the answers you're looking for to make necessary changes in your life. You'll be amazed at life's beauty, not overwhelmed by its blur.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Vendor: NavPress
Publication Date: 1999
Dimensions: 8 1/2 X 5 1/2 (inches)
ISBN: 1576831310
ISBN-13: 9781576831311
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Books of the Bible: Anglicized NIV New Testament softcover
    The Books of the Bible: Anglicized NIV New Testament softcover
    Biblica / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $0.99 Retail: $5.99 Save 83% ($5.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW207312
  2. People, My Teachers
    People, My Teachers
    John Stott
    Kregel Publications / 2004 / Hardcover
    $5.99 Retail: $19.99 Save 70% ($14.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW37204
  3. #4: Pastoral Leadership for Manhood & Womanhood
    #4: Pastoral Leadership for Manhood & Womanhood
    Edited by Wayne Grudem & Dennis Rainey
    Crossway / 2002 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $16.99 Save 29% ($5.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW44192
  4. The Isis Crisis: What You Really Need to Know
    The Isis Crisis: What You Really Need to Know
    Charles Dyer
    Moody Publishers / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $9.99 Retail: $12.99 Save 23% ($3.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW413192

Publisher's Description

Anyone living in today’s society knows the struggle of trying to handle busyness. You feel tired, stressed, and burned out. These symptoms are signs that you’re suffering from the Overload Syndrome. This book of the same name examines where overload comes from and what it can lead to, while offering prescriptions to counteract its effects and restore time to rest and space to heal. Find the secrets of time management while examining your priorities and seeking God’s will.

Author Bio

Richard A. Swenson, M.D., is a physician, researcher, futurist, author, and educator. Following five years of private practice and fifteen years of clinical teaching with the University of Wisconsin Medical School, he currently conducts research and writes full time about the future of the world system, culture, faith, and healthcare. Dr. Swenson is the author of six books, including Margin, More Than Meets The Eye, and A Minute Of Margin. He and his wife, Linda, live in Menomonie, Wisconsin. They have two sons, Matthew and Adam, and a daughter-in-law Maureen.

Product Reviews

3 Stars Out Of 5
3 out of 5
(1)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(1)
Quality:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
Value:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
0%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-2 of 2
Page 1 of 1
  1. 1 Stars Out Of 5
    October 20, 2009
    Thomas Sutter
    This book is not very long AND can be read rather quickly. That may be why I didn't get that much out of this book. For me, I found his "perscriptions" to be more theorecical than practical. I'm sure others will read it and come away with the opposite feeling.
  2. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    June 14, 2007
    David R. Bess
    In 25 years of pastoral ministry, I have never seen as much hyperactivity among God's people as I do today. As ministers we share a substantial portion of the blame, working long hours and even experiencing burnout in an attempt to be all things to all people at all times. Swenson's words here are a breath of fresh air to Christians and churches alike who find themselves suffocating beneath unrealistic schedules and expectations. The author begins by defining overload and emphasizing the reality of human limitations. He then lists several varieties of overload in our society, and offers prescriptions on how to cure each of them. Swenson is not only a professing Christian, but also a practicing physician. The cures offered here are not so much for the body as they are for the heart, soul and mind.For me, this book is a definite keeper. I'm recommending it to other church leaders who think busyness is akin to godliness. As Swenson expresses here time and time again, just the opposite is true. Busyness is the enemy of godliness.If you feel you have too many "irons in fire" at home, at work, at school or at church, this book will bring order and renewal to the midst of the chaos. Try it -- you'll see!
Displaying items 1-2 of 2
Page 1 of 1

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Related Products

  1. The Anxiety Cure
    The Anxiety Cure
    Dr. Archibald D. Hart
    Thomas Nelson / 2001 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 9 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW42969
  2. Too Blessed for This Mess: The Frazzled Female's Guide to Overcoming Stress
    Too Blessed for This Mess: The Frazzled Female's Guide to Overcoming Stress
    Cindi Wood
    B&H Books / 2007 / Hardcover
    $9.99 Retail: $12.99 Save 23% ($3.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW446326

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search