Worthy: Finding Yourself in a World Expecting Someone Else, by Melanie Springer Mock, sifts through the shape and weight of expectations that press Christians into cultural molds rather than God’s image. Mock offers life-giving reminders that we are fearfully and wonderfully made. Set free from the anxiety to conform to others’ expectations, we are liberated to become who God has created us to be.
(Re)union: the Good News of Jesus for Seekers, Saints, and Sinners, by Bruxy Cavey, teaching pastor at The Meeting House (Ontario, Canada), a church for people who aren’t into church. Discover your true citizenship in the Jesus Nation, where you might be ready to die for a cause but never willing to kill for one. Glimpse a God who is Love itself, and who, like it or not, just can’t stop thinking about you.