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Lysa TerKeurst unveils new book
on Today Show, Nov. 8

It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way Releases Nov. 13

Nashville, TN — #1 New York Times bestselling author Lysa TerKeurst was interviewed on NBC’s TODAY show on Thursday, November 9. TerKeurst shared stories with co-hosts Dylan Dreyer and Jenna Bush Hager from her new book, It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way: Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments Leave You Shattered (Nelson Books). Later that day, Religion News Service published an exclusive interview with the author. The book releases nationwide on November 13.

Additional national media coverage confirmed for the book launch includes:

  • Print: First for Women, Publisher’s Weekly, Mature Living, Called Magazine
  • Television: Life Today, CBN’s 700 Club, TBN’s Praise
  • Radio: Dave Ramsey Show, Focus on the Family, Keep the Faith, New Life Live
  • Online:,,,,

Lysa’s new book recounts the truth about her own fears, pain, tears and faith. In the end, she has found God is good at being God, even when – especially when – circumstances are not at all what we expected or even wanted.

Lysa TerKeurst is president of Proverbs 31 Ministries and the New York Times bestselling author of Uninvited and The Best Yes. She writes from her sticky farm table and lives with her family in North Carolina. Connect with her at


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It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way:
Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments Leave You Shattered
By Lysa TerKeurst
Available from Nelson Books, November 13, 2018

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