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Lydia Brownback. Finding God in My Loneliness.  Wheaton, IL: Crossway, February 28th 2017.  174 pp.

4 out of 5

Purchase: Westminster |Amazon

Do you struggle with loneliness?  If so how do you handle loneliness biblically?  This book is a great resources for anyone going through the trial of being lonely.  I have not heard of the author Lydia Brownback before I read this book so I did not had any expectation in the beginning but when I finished the book I realized I was quite impressed and edified by the content of this book.  The work was refreshingly biblical and I am glad that the author is one of the senior editors at Crossway

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Over at Reddit someone shared his struggle of being young (18 years old), Christian and alone:

I feel empty in my life, I’m a Christian but I’m alone, most of my friends are not Christians and the Christian friends I do have brag about sleeping around and stuff and I just feel like I don’t have a single meaningful relationship in my life, every day I wake up depressed feeling like an outcast and I need to find people that I can have a meaningful friendship with who actually act like Christians, I know not everyone is perfect and everyone sins (god knows I do) but the people I know don’t even try, they brag about sinning and it’s such a bad influence I know that if i keep hanging out with the people I hang out with now I will do things I will regret (I’m 18 btw)

Here’s a revised and expanded version of my reply:

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