At this time, due to high shipping rates, we are unable to ship When Strivings Cease outside of the U.S. We are so blessed by our international friends and customers, and encourage you to reach out to your local bookstores and online shops, as many around the world are currently carrying the book. View a current list of international vendors here.
Grace Secures What Striving Cannot
In this hustling, image-forward age of opportunity, we feel more anxious than ever. Despite all the affirming memes and self-reflections that dominate social media feeds, approval and worth often seem assigned to what we do rather than who we are. And we end up constantly feeling like we’re behind, lacking, and failing—at home, at work, with friends, with God.
Ruth Chou Simons knows something about feeling measured by achievement, performance, and the approval of others. As a Taiwanese immigrant growing up between two cultures, Ruth was always on a mission to prove her worth, until she came to truly understand the one thing that changes everything: the extravagant, undeserved gift of grace from a merciful God. In When Strivings Cease, Ruth guides you on a journey to find freedom from the never-ending quest for self-improvement. She shows you how to
With personal stories, biblical insights, practical applications, and touches of original artwork by Ruth, this transformational book helps you see the beautiful truth that God’s favor is the only currency you need—because in Christ you are enough.
Every copy of "When Strivings Cease: Replacing the Gospel of Self-Improvement with the Gospel of Life Transforming Grace" purchased through our shoppe is signed by Ruth Chou Simons.
Hardcover: 224 pages
Publisher: Thomas Nelson (October 12, 2021)
Product Dimensions: 5.7 x 0.9 x 8.7 inches
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