Do you want to improve your relationships and experience lasting personal change? Join Curt Thompson, M.D., on an amazing journey to discover the surprising pathways for transformation hidden inside your own mind. Integrating new findings in neuroscience and attachment with Christian spirituality, Dr. Thompson reveals how it is possible to rewire your mind, altering your brain patterns and literally making you more like the person God intended you to be. Explaining discoveries about the brain in laymans terms, he shows how you can be mentally transformed through spiritual practices, interaction with Scripture, and connections with other people. He also provides practical exercises to help you experience healing in areas where youve been struggling. Insightful and challenging, Anatomy of the Soul illustrates how learning about one of Gods most miraculous creationsyour braincan enrich your life, your relationships, and your impact on the world around you.
Thompson, a Christian psychiatrist, looks at the mind-body connection and explains how understanding human stories can improve peoples relationships with each other, God, and the world. Using the Bible and changing ones thought patterns creates a happier and more devoted person. God can work through your mind to transform you, the author writes. Thompson uses case studies to assist readers in writing their own stories in order to take their place in the world with God. Readers can then explore their memories, the rupture of human sin, and healing through the New Testament, in an attempt to find deeper meaning in life. This is a journey for those who want to change the way they think about God. The author encourages engaging in spiritual disciplines (meditation, prayer, fasting, and study) and forming small groups in the local church that employ confession as a means of renewal. This is a tremendous book for the committed Christian seeker. (June) Copyright 2010 Reed Business Information.