Wrong choices. Disappointments. Neglect. Scarcity. Rejection. None of us escape the emotional, spiritual, and physical damage of this fallen world. But all of us can overcome, see victory, and thrive.
From bestselling author and lead pastor of Transformation Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma, comes his most transparent and heartfelt book yet: Damaged but Not Destroyed: From Trauma to Triumph (WaterBrook, October 3, 2023). Through perspective-shifting insights gained by overcoming his own significant challenges, he offers the powerful encouragement we all need to move beyond regrets and common lies that convince us we’re less than, not good enough because of shame, trauma, damage, or past mistakes.
With clear, candid teaching, Damaged but Not Destroyed guides readers towards healing by revealing how to see ourselves through God’s eyes, break free from the past, and embrace our God-ordained futures.
In his trademark style of remaining humble, open, and transparent, Pastor Mike shares about the “hits” he’s received—sexual trauma, dumb choices, generational struggles, and letting coping mechanisms drive decisions. Through the inspiring biblical story of King David and Mephiboseth, Pastor Mike will helps you overcome the lie that your mistakes and your pain have made you unworthy of God’s love and calling. Damaged but Not Destroyed gives you effective tools to: