Discovering Your True Worth

Christian - Non-Fiction
176 Pages
Reviewed on 01/05/2015
Buy on Amazon

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Free Book Program, which is open to all readers and is completely free. The author will provide you with a free copy of their book in exchange for an honest review. You and the author will discuss what sites you will post your review to and what kind of copy of the book you would like to receive (eBook, PDF, Word, paperback, etc.). To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email.

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.

    Book Review

Reviewed by Michelle Robertson for Readers' Favorite

Discovering Your True Worth by Gordon Van Namee is a Christian book introducing readers to the concept of worth with the presence of God. Christians are too often lead in the wrong direction when it comes to the meaning of self worth. In this instance, people often associate the meaning with the opinion others have of you. This is not so. Self worth is not about what other people think about you, or even what your actions have lead you to believe. This way of thinking often leaves a person in a state of frustration, depression, lack of completeness or fulfillment, sadness, and can even lead to destruction. As a Christian, worth or self worth does not pertain to what others think of you, but what God think of you. Jesus, God, the Holy Spirit, whichever the reader wishes to call the Lord, has given Christians the free will to choose. If they choose to let others in and misguide them on what their worth means, they have that right. But, if they choose to let God into their hearts, and allow Him to guide them in making their decisions, He will aid them.

Discovering Your True Worth is a book that can be classified as a both a Christian living book, as well as a Christian study guide. The author has created a wonderful resource for Christians who want to discover peace within themselves and peace within the Lord. The dialog and text are both very well written. Author Gordon Van Namee gives a detailed explanation for most all statements throughout the book. He has written many paragraphs pertaining to a scripture in the Bible, then provides the scripture itself, and lastly a very detailed breakdown of what the text in the scripture means. In other words, he takes the Biblical text and translates it into laymen's terms. This can be very helpful to a reader who is not quite as familiar with the Biblical dialog or langue as they would like to be. This book was very enlightening and is a great read for anyone looking for an inspirational uplifting book about themselves and their relationship with the Lord, and how that relationship changes their lives.