Glean wisdom and encouragement from Bible moms! Introducing you to Eve, Sarah, Hannah, Salome, Mary, and other women of Scripture, Macias shows you that the concerns of their hearts mirror yours. Discover what they have to say about fear, discouragement, grief, and gratitude and learn from their examples of prayer, sacrifice, and faithfulness. Hardcover.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 256 Vendor: New Hope Publishers Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 8.5 X 5.5 X .64 (inches) ISBN: 1596692154 ISBN-13: 9781596692152 Availability: In Stock
Challenges that mothers face day in and day out are not unique to this time, and modern-day moms have much wisdom to gain from true examples recorded in Scripture.In "Mothers of the Bible Speak to Mothers of Today," readers meet ordinary women of their day who, by God's incomparable grace, were used for extraordinary purposes. Readers will journey through the lives of such mothers-- like Eve, Sarah, Hannah, Elizabeth, Salome, Mary, and others. Exploring heart issues like fear, discontentment, grief, and gratitude, readers will discover solutions through biblical models of prayer, sacrifice, and faithfulness. Each chapter ends with personal application and prayer.Beautifully designed, this book makes the perfect gift for a mother on any occasion.
Award-winning author Kathi Macias has written more than 17 books, including Beyond Me, How Can I Run a Tight Ship When I’m Surrounded by Loose Cannons?, the best-selling devotional A Moment a Day, and the popular Matthews” mystery novels. She has written commentary for Thomas Nelson’s Spirit-Filled Life Bible (Student Edition) and was part of the devotional writing team for Zondervan’s New Women’s Devotional Bible. She has ghostwritten for several prominent individuals including Josh McDowell. Kathi has won many awards, including the Angel Award from Excellence in Media, fiction awards from the San Diego Christian Writers Guild, and the grand prize in an international writing contest. A mother and grandmother, Kathi and her husband, Al, call California home.
About the Book
Each chapter begins with a key Scripture and thorough list of suggested Scripture readings for a solid, Bible-based approach to remaining chapter content.
Author interjects practical application by raising insights meaningful to contemporaty women.
Sound exegesis, exposition, and study prompts for reader follow-up includes end-of-chapter reflective questions/journaling opportunities.
Content provides encouragement through the joys, trials, failures, successes, and even temptations that come with motherhood.