You want your child to get the most out of their college experience—what advice do you give? Thriving at College by Alex Chediak is the perfect gift for a college. You want your child to get the most out of their college experience–what advice do you give? Thriving at College by Alex Chediak is the perfect gift for a college. 1 Nov Thriving at College. by Alex Chediak. College represents a minefield of temptation for the Christian student. It is often the first time a young.

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Faith, Friends, Finances, and Much More. Buy the selected items together This item: Divided in to four major areas faith, relationships, character, and academicsThriving in College is replete with good advice for young people and their parents, especially the part about failure to launch. A bit dry, but it gets right to the point.

Most importantly, this book will help students not only keep their faith but build a vibrant faith and become the person God created them to be.

College Beyond the States: This book was written for beginning college students who have plenty to do already, they need something short and sweet that will xollege them practical and useful ways to make it out in the real world. Learn more about Amazon Prime. They were full of ups and downs, victories and losses, joys and pains. Even if co,lege are in college already or aren’t even considering college, this book is for you!

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Chediak raises the interesting point about there being no mention of teenagers in the Bible, just adults and children with no pushy helicopter parent in sight.

I still feel confident that I maximized my learning there inside and outside the classroom, for sure! Sprinkled throughout the book are his own personal experiences, real life stories shared from others, questions and answers, and various facts and figures.

I am extremely confident going to college after reading this book. If you’re going to be commuting and your convictions on the topics above are solid, then I would suggest only reading Chapters 2, 7, 8, and 9. While some prosper spiritually, most get derailed, and an alarming number abandon their faith.

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We ordered this book and two others from amazon. In a nutshell, Thriving at College is about how college students can launch into responsible, fruitful adulthood for the glory of God against the backdrop of a young adult culture that often values perpetual adolescence and the avoidance of responsibility.

Don’t have a Kindle? May 01, Randy Alcorn rated it it was amazing Shelves: Chediak tries to help the reader see the importance of working hard to get good grades but not living for grades.

Alex has helped me to see that I need to make wise choice of friends. Tyndale House Publishers thrivibg provided me with a complimentary copy of this book.

How can you rise above your level of competency? This book was provided by Tyndale House Publishers for review. Read reviews that mention high school thriving at college alex chediak common mistakes house publishers college students tyndale house young people highly recommend must read refusing to grow end of each chapter wasting opportunities opposite sex real world dating and romance distorting dating character matters and academics read this book college years.

Christians who are about to go cehdiak University and want some guidance about how best to do that.

Please fill out the copyright form to register a complaint. So far it fits their lives perfectly. Sponsored Products are advertisements for products sold by merchants on Amazon. W For high school graduates everywhere, just a couple months remain before that first year of college kicks off. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. If you are graduating this year, even if you are already in college this aalex is great!

The audio is poor or missing. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. College is where the REAL education is! But never stop trying to be the best you can be. Reading this has put me in a posture of reflection that will serve as an impetus for future endeavors– academic or otherwise– to be pursued for God’s glory and not my colpege.


For high school graduates everywhere, just a couple months remain before that first year of college kicks off.

Thriving at College: Make Great Friends, Keep Your Faith, and Get Ready for the Real World!

It is a fairly flexible book that should be applicable to a wide variety of Christian students. Trivia About Thriving at Colle Alex Chediak is an associate professor at Cnediak Baptist University.

What I loved about this book is that it gently convicts, offers extremely practical advice, and softly redirects. While Thriving at College was full of good information, it wasn’t really what I thought or hoped it would be and not a book that I’ll be sending to my sister to read. The author quotes multiple Bible verses throughout the book illustrating God’s point of view on topics; he also quotes various articles and novels which demonstrate the author’s credibility,research, and the amount of effort he put into this book.

Jul 10, Jerry Lingle rated it it was amazing. Wherever you are in life, thrkving book provides extremely biblical and wonderful advice and pointers on how to live your life for Christ, avoid distractions, squash dollege, manage time and money, nurture God-honoring relationships, st several other aspects and areas of life. If Douglas Wilson were to write this quasi-tome in a 50 page booklet, with his P.

I have no hesitation in recommending “Thriving at College” for any high school graduate. Jul 10, Enzo Luigi rated it it was amazing Shelves: I read this because I was having a difficult time at university and I found it to be a quick and easy read, helpful and very transferable to the UK university scene.

I believe that chediqk college experience would have been a lot better if I had read this book chedia, college!