Today's women need strong biblical role models to help them meet the challenge of blending home, career, and ministry. James offers a 21st-century look at your sisters in Scripture, Eve, Sarah, Hagar, Tamar, Mary, and others, that unearths surprising insights and a powerful message that will leave you inspired, encouraged, and deeply valued.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 240 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2008 Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0310285259 ISBN-13: 9780310285250 UPC: 9780310285250 Availability: In Stock
The women of the Bible have a strong, relevant message for women today that has been lost underneath layers of traditional interpretations and the expectation that God does his most important work through men. Crucial dimensions of their lives have been muted, forgotten, or passed over. Their strong voices are silent at a time when women are searching for answers that will hold up under the pressures and challenges confronting them today. This book brings the women of the Bible into the twenty-f
Carolyn Custis James (MA, Biblical Studies) travels extensively as a popular speaker for women's conferences, churches, colleges, seminaries, and other Christian organizations. Her ministry organization, WhitbyForum, promotes thoughtful biblical discussion to help men and women serve God together. Carolyn founded and is president of the Synergy Womens Network. She is a consulting editor for Zondervan's Exegetical Commentary Series on the New Testament and author of When Life and Beliefs Collide and Lost Women of the Bible. Carolyn and her husband live in Boxford, Massachusetts. They have one grown daughter.