The Seven Longest Yards: Our Love Story of Pushing the Limits while Leaning on Each Other

The Seven Longest Yards: Our Love Story of Pushing the Limits while Leaning on Each Other

He was told he'd never walk again. She was losing hope that she'd ever feel whole again. This is their miraculous true story of defying the impossible. "In my very first impression of Chris, I was blown away by his determination to stay positive, do the work, and trust that God had a bigger story in mind . . . this book is a master class in the power of perseverance." -Tim He was told he'd never walk again. She was losing hope that she'd ever feel whole again. This is their miraculous true...

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Title:The Seven Longest Yards: Our Love Story of Pushing the Limits while Leaning on Each Other
Author:Chris Norton
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Genres:Nonfiction
ISBN:031035692X
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:240 pages pages

The Seven Longest Yards: Our Love Story of Pushing the Limits while Leaning on Each Other Reviews

  • Sarah
    Jul 28, 2019
    Chris is a fellow Luther alum. I remember see him walk at graduation. I enjoyed getting a deeper understanding of his life. What a remarkable guy. ...
  • Alisha
    Jul 13, 2019
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  • Kurt Bubna
    Jul 09, 2019
    Without question, The Seven Longest Yards is one of the best books I?ve ever read on overcoming hardship and the unexpected in life. ...
  • Dana Crano
    Aug 30, 2019
    I can't ever rate a memoir less than 5 stars because how do you critique a person's experience/memories/life lessons etc. This is a page turner. ...
  • Bernee
    Jul 10, 2019
    A truly inspirational account of how love and faith in God can make anything possible ...
  • Jennifer
    Sep 09, 2019
    The Seven Longest Yards is a love story between a boy with catastrophic spinal cord injuries, a girl with crippling depression, and the God who brings them together to ?above all, love each other deeply? (1 Peter 4:8). It?s a parenting story about kids who need the most love ask ...
  • Ann
    Jul 12, 2019
    If you only read one book this year?this is the book! I?m absolutely in love with Chris and Emily. I love Emily?s open vulnerability with us. You go to a medical doctor to treat ear infection, the same is true for mental health. Getting help is the answer, we just need to see our...
  • Sheri S.
    Sep 04, 2019
    Norton's story is a very inspirational story of overcoming obstacles and meeting one's goals. The story is told by both Chris and his partner, Emily, and the journey they take together through times of conflict and triumph. Chris writes about his injury and how he chose to focus on wha...
  • Shandon Hoffmeier
    Aug 20, 2019
    It was ok. Pretty surface level story. A good story of gods faith and working hard leads to the path HE has you on, not your own. Could?ve been more in depth, but given he is a fellow Iowan, I was pulling for him!!! ...
  • Emily
    Aug 31, 2019
    Such a sweet story. I love the Iowa connection too. Excited to see where this couple goes ...
  • Mary Beall
    Sep 02, 2019
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  • Bluntly
    Aug 22, 2019
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  • heidi hugar
    Aug 16, 2019
    Awesome book ...
  • Kelli
    Sep 15, 2019
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  • jennifer l wilson
    Aug 11, 2019
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  • Jodi Hawkins
    Jul 29, 2019
    Wonderful story! ...
  • Lela
    Aug 20, 2019
    Very encouraging book, especially for Christians. Emily speaks candidly about her depression and how she has handled it. A great book for foster families. ...
  • Donna Hines
    Sep 14, 2019
    A fab read about life's purpose in which a life ending career setback was reformed into an uplifting an inspirational story for others. God truly has a purpose for each of our lives. What appears to be a set back is in fact a set up for greatness. We cannot see the end of the road w...
  • Brooke || FindingMyFavoriteBook
    Jun 09, 2019
    I was given the PRIVILEGE of being part of the early launch team for this amazing book in exchange for an open and honest review! ? RELEASE DATE: JULY 9, 2019 ? GENRE: Christian | Biography ? SUMMARY: When Chris Norton is faced with a catastrophic neck injury, he?s just a...
  • Quinnton Thedens
    Aug 17, 2019
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  • mary ann williams
    Jul 24, 2019
    Fantastic book of trust, love and hope ! Highly recommend very uplifting for someone going through struggles, depression, pain just a great read. Very well written !! I felt as if I knew each one by the end of the book. Have recommended it to others. Great. .......!!!!!!!! Once you...
  • Sara
    Sep 11, 2019
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  • Steven Corell
    Aug 15, 2019
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  • Paul Kraus
    Aug 18, 2019
    Chris and Emily tell a wonderful story of their struggles together and how their experiences have shaped who they are today. A great book for anyone who needs a little motivation to change their outlook on life. ...
  • Joann Wright
    Jul 23, 2019
    Beautiful story This was such a well written book, a page turner and could not put it down, god bless you and your family. ...
  • Kristi Capindica
    Jun 24, 2019
    Years ago, I can remember seeing the video of this brave young man and the love of his life helping him walk to get his diploma. Then, I read the back story and it was so heartwarming. I thanked God for all I have and thanked God for them. They hadn?t given up no matter how difficult...
  • Jalissa Nawrocki
    Jul 24, 2019
    Amazing story ...
  • Donna Bethea
    Aug 06, 2019
    Very inspirational book! ...
  • michael summers
    Aug 02, 2019
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  • Jen Polacek-Waddell
    Jun 19, 2019
    While waiting for this book to be released, I had the honor to be one of the lucky ones who got to read it before you could buy it! Thank You Chris and Emily for opening up your hearts, your faith, your family, and your emotions. Love has no limits and God has great plans for you. ...