"There is a stark truth and unsettling messiness encountered when God brings us to the end of ourselves. Sometimes it happens gently - and other times it roars in waves of broken despair. Regardless of its' display . . . radical redemption waits on the other side.
In Eddie Anders' book - Waking Up Dead - you live thru him the very moment in life where complete hopelessness is ready to claim the victory. In this raw and transparent story - you'll experience God's relentless pursuit, the testing of faith, and ultimately His glorious intervention.
God's plan will not be denied and the book affirms the breadth
and depth of what only His love can do."
Eddie's story - WAKING UP DEAD - is a true testimony of the faithfulness of God's saving love."
"After reading Eddie Anders' book - WAKING UP DEAD . . . I'm reminded and convicted that we have practiced plastic and professional Christianity for far too long.
Eddie's story reminds me that it's time to be real about our struggles . . . and real about where we can find hope, help and healing . . . starting at the house of God.
Thank you Eddie for writing this great book."
"Eddie doesn't just tell the story of things he has observed. Instead . . . he peels back the curtain of his life and for the sake of the reader . . he gives us full access to the highs and lows, the good and bad.
We need more of this kind of honesty in the world today. His story is full of tragedy and triumph.
It will help you to read it."
"I am speechless after reading this profound and touching book. I am humbled by the raw honesty that reveals vulnerabilities very real to all of us.
Eddie Anders' willingness to share his journey into the darkness and back into the light . . . can serve as a primer for anyone seeking help in troubled times.
When artists like Anders share their pain, as well as their joy, we all become closer from the human experience.
God bless you my friend . . . and I am honored to be able to call you that."
"WAKING UP DEAD is a soul stirring account of a man who had lost hope but was miraculously rescued by God."
"I heard Eddie speak at our university and I later read the book. It is very helpful in understanding what all takes place inside someone's head as they are contemplating ending life.
The last part of this book is entitled 'REWIRED'. It is powerful!
It teaches how to develop daily patterns of healthy thinking according to the Word of God. It is great discipleship material.
Thank you Eddie . . . . for being vulnerable and sharing your story . . . as well as sharing some great tools for recovery."
"Eddie Anders book - WAKING UP DEAD - is about seeing lives changed by receiving hope when faced with hopeless situations . . . . finding a song in the darkest times of life . . . and hearing about the faithfulness of a God who never gives up on us."