Wake Up, Generation: You Have a Life to Live . . . Use It!  -     By: Paige Omartian
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Wake Up, Generation: You Have a Life to Live . . . Use It!

Harvest House Publishers / 2012 / Paperback

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As a childhood cancer survivor and budding rock star, Paige has a story and a song to share. She also has an urgent message for her generation: Don't take your life for granted---use it for a purpose! Young adults will be inspired by her heartfelt challenge to exchange apathy for a passionate, God-driven mission. 224 pages, softcover from Harvest.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: Harvest House Publishers
Publication Date: 2012
Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0736945776
ISBN-13: 9780736945776
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Wake Up, Generation, a breakout new title from debut author Paige Omartian, will revolutionize the life of any young adult seeking purpose, passion, and direction. As a growing generation is characterized by a lifestyle of apathy and indifference, Paige uses biblical teaching and shares relatable stories to help young people break the chains and discover the God-driven mission for their lives. Readers will...

  • understand their life's sacred purpose
  • wake up to the needs of the world around them
  • develop a vision and mission statement for life
  • realize how their own story fits into God's design
  • become equipped to live out the passionate, fulfilling life God intended

Singles from Paige's debut album, Wake Up, have appeared on Top 30 charts of Christian music, and extensive media coverage, including an appearance on the Today Show, has earned her a legion of fans. With a growing reach, Paige will connect with readers and help them understand that it's time to wake up!

Author Bio

PaigeOmartian is a speaker and recording artist whose battle with cancer as a child led her on a remarkable journey inspiring others to grasp the preciousness of life and live out their purpose. She has traveled the country sharing her music and story and was featured on Bath and Body Work's 2005 Christmas CD supporting the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Paige was interviewed on the Today Show and was the speaker and TV host for the ministry iShine. She released her debut rock album, Wake Up, in 2009.

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  1. bookwomanjoan
    Oak Harbor, WA
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    every teen can make a difference in the world
    February 11, 2013
    bookwomanjoan
    Oak Harbor, WA
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    Paige knows the value of life. She was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma when she was ten. The mass in her leg that had made it sore was cancer. She spent time in a cancer ward. At one point, angry and confused by the death of one of her young friends in the ward, she scribbled in her journal. A verse. Then a chorus. She had written her first song and it was a defining moment for her.

    Through the Make-A-Wish foundation, she recorded two Twila Paris songs. Word got around. She was not yet fourteen, was cancer free, and was singing at corporate events and fundraisers. She was on the Bath & Body Works Christmas CD (to benefit Make-A-Wish) and was sent on a media tour.

    Paige uses her own story to introduce her readers to the truths she has learned. She reminds us it is a big lie that we are of no value. Each of us is a perfect candidate to be used by God. "No matter how filthy, bruised, or beaten down you may be, God wants to rebuild you." (71)

    She helps us find out what our gift is, how to renew that fire of our dream. She gives several examples to show that young people can change the world. She encourages us to form our own mission statement, showing us how to identify our passions. She gives great examples of teens who have made the world a better place, both as individuals and as working with established groups.

    Paige is hard hitting: "When Christians don't represent Christ with their lives, the world is left wondering if Jesus is really in the business of changing lives at all." (163)

    Paige concludes by reminding us that each life is too valuable to be wasted. "So," she asks, "what will your story be?" (205)

    This is a wonderful book for teens and those who work with them. At the end of each chapter Paige includes an Action Challenge. The questions help in discussing the chapter and give suggestions for action. Paige is certain every person has a God-given mission for life. She has written this book to help people find theirs. This book has the potential for a great impact in the lives of teens. Just make sure your teen and your youth worker at church get their copies.

    I received a complimentary copy of this book from a publicity group for the purpose of this review.
  2. Irene
    United States
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    How Will You Use Your Life?
    August 8, 2012
    Irene
    United States
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This book is a great read for any young person. You will be able to relate to this humble young woman. Her advice in this easy to read book will help you grow in your relationship with the Lord.

    This is a very practical book with some great examples of living each day for the Lord. Finding your purpose can be so confusing for young people today. The author of this book is still on her journey but what she has learned so far will help each person who reads this.

    The retelling of incidents in the authors' life was well written and easy to read. I thought the book flowed well and came across as a helpful example of how one can use their life to change others. I gave this book 5/5 stars as I thought it was a good read and could be enjoyed by any young person.

    I would like to thank NetGalley and the publisher for the copy of this book I enjoyed reading. I gave an honest review based on my opinion of what I read.
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