Who am I? Where do I fit in? How can I get off the treadmill of trying so hard to achieve success and win approval so I can feel good about myself? All of us are looking for security and significance, but most of us are searching in the wrong places. In this book, Dr. Ken Nichols opens the doors to a new way to live. We can find the stability, confidence, joy, and meaning we've always longed for . . . in our new identity as God's beloved children. With clear principles and gripping stories, he challenges our current thinking, melts our hearts by pointing us to the grace of God, and inspires us to reflect the glory of God to everyone who's watching. Grasping our new identity in Christ changes everything Dr. Ken Nichols graduated from Cedarville University, earned a master's degree from Wright State University, and a second master's and a doctorate from Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology at Biola University. Dr. Nichols' career path includes serving with Dr. David Jeremiah for 25 years as Pastor of Family Ministries, college professor and counselor. He is the founder and president of ALIVE Ministries, a counseling, conference and consulting ministry. He also teaches graduate level classes at the Center for Counseling and Family Studies at Liberty University. For over a decade, Ken and his wife Marlene have participated in missionary training and enrichment conferences for the Association of Baptists for World Evangelism. They enjoy traveling together and spending time with family. They are blessed with three children and six grandchildren.