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This Gold Medallion award-winning book seeks to present a biblical treatment of boundaries, identifies how boundaries are developed and how they become disrupted, illustrates misconceptions of their function and purpose, targets boundary conflicts, and gives a program for developing and maintaining healthy limits. will be delivered to you immediately after you complete your order.For more information on delivery for electronic products, click here.However, please mark down what you actually find yourself doing.If a situation doesn’t apply to you, please make your best guess about how you would answer if that situation happened to you.All other product, unless otherwise noted, will be processed and ready to ship within 2 business days (often even faster).The total delivery time depends on the service you chose and where your order is being delivered.The first does a relatively quick lookup to see if there are any eligible promotions for this ASIN or for this customer.If there are, we'll make the subsequent call to see what promotions will be applied if the customer makes a purchase.A boundary is a personal property line that marks those things for which we are responsible. She used the time to plan around her next crises: kids, dinner, Jeff's project, church, ... Something about "priorities at home." Any way you can pitch in? Sherrie had almost forgotten that the annual gathering of church women was this weekend. Being living sacrifices." If you say so, thought Sherrie. Dinner finally finished, Sherrie watched Walt position himself in front of the TV for the football game. The family hadn't quite gotten the hang of helping clean up yet. More and more, she was having trouble concentrating, forgetting dates and deadlines, and not even caring a great deal about it all. John Townsend Copyright © 1992 by Henry Cloud and John Townsend Excerpted by permission. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher. As they discuss how to take responsibility for and ownership of our lives, they give hope that we cannot just survive -- but thrive!In other words, boundaries define who we are and who we are not. Bleary-eyed from too little sleep, Sherrie shut off the noisy intruder, turned on the bedside lamp, and sat up in bed. Then, as the cobwebs left her mind, Sherrie remembered the reason for her dread: the four-o'clock meeting with Todd's third-grade teacher. She had actually been looking forward to leaving the kids and Walt behind and strolling around the beautiful mountainous area for two days, just herself and the Lord. But she couldn't help wondering when the "abundant" part would come in. Todd reached for the phone, asking if his friends could come over and play. But maybe the kids were still a little young for that. Years ago, Sherrie could have cleaned up after dinner, gotten the kids to bed on time, and performed Jeff's handed-off project with ease. At any rate, by sheer willpower, she had completed most of her tasks. Why couldn't I tell him how unfair it was for him to lay this on me? ' -- Josh Mc Dowell, Author'Boundaries define everything from football fields to nation-states, yet our culture has pretended it could violate boundaries in human relationships without serious consequences.