Jim Cymbala's daughter Chrissy never meant to drift from God or hurt her parents---she was only trying to be that special, adored girl musicians write songs about. But it happened. Discover the miracle God used to lead her home in this honest, hopeful memoir, and hear the song God is writing in your life! 256 pages, softcover from Tyndale.
A fascinating true story
Chrissy grew up surrounded by the beauty of love and the ugliness of pain. The daughter of a pastor whose church was located in a rough-and-tumble area of Brooklyn, she witnessed the ravaging effects of the streets on the lives of the most desperatedrug addicts, derelicts, and other destitute people. Yet her own home was a haven of warmth, filled with affection and love.
Then something happened that tore her away from it. With the flip of a switch, Chrissy fell deeper and deeper into deception where haunting images and songs pointed to one thingperfection. Longing to be the girl in the song, she became entangled in an obsessive relationship. Before long, secret after secret led her down the path to becoming someone she didnt even recognize. Locked in to an impossible life, Chrissy found release from a surprising direction.
Girl in the Song tells the gripping, true story of a young woman whose choices led her to despair and incredible triumph. More than the story of one lost girl, Chrissys experience points to the power of hope to lead us away from destructive relationships and into a life that just might end happily ever after.
From Tyndale, Girl In The Song by Chrissy Cymbala Toledo details the authors true story of an obsessive, destructive relationship and the choices that led to a surprising rescue.