“Next to your Bible, this special book is your best companion in breaking free of our culture of comparison. Enjoy what it means to be seated with Christ.” ~ Joni Eareckson Tada
“This book will teach you how to live a life that matters. Instead of working harder, you will be creating margin that opens extraordinary opportunity. Do not miss this book!” ~Carol Kent
. . . an exceptionally inspired and inspiring read from beginning to end.–Midwest Book Review
“Seated with Christ is my 2016 surprise must-read. Impeccably written and theologically strong, Heather Holleman captured me with her thoughts and words until the very last page.” –Josh Olds, LifeisStory.com
As Christians find themselves trapped in the rhetoric of platform, influence, retweets, and fame,they need a ladder out of the fray.
Many of us live in a prison of self-absorption. Shackled with pride and despair, we compare ourselves to others constantly in our frantic, unending pursuit of perfection.
Seated with Christ gets to the root of this behavior and charts a path to freedom.
Scripture says that God’s beloved are seated with Christ in the heavens (Eph. 2:6), treasured by Him, and given a place at His table. Heather Holleman unveils what this means for us.
It means we walk out on the fight for acceptance. We quit measuring ourselves to others. We leap free from cycles of shame.
Securely-seated people can ask themselves hard questions about their lives; they can deal with sin, grieve their losses, and move forward in hope. From a position of security and self-forgetfulness, they can joyfully do the good works prepared for them uniquely. They can even celebrate the successes of others.
Seated with Christ is a deeply personal, liberating look at a glorious truth: that we have a place at God’s eternal table.
Seated with Christ: Living Freely in a Culture of Comparison is available October 2015 from Moody Publishers. Order now through Amazon. Some books contain affiliate links to amazon.com, so I earn from qualifying purchases.