God wants to fill up your days with his wonderful gift of grace and love. Let the NIV Women of Faith Study Bible help you remove performance-based barriers between yourself and God. Discover how women in Biblical times handled struggles similar to yours; gain confidence in Christ’s message of grace and freedom; and celebrate your unique, God-given womanhood. In partnership with Women of Faith, this Bible has been written specifically with today’s Christian woman in mind, with the main goal of helping you encounter the liberating grace of God.
Key Features of the NIV Women of Faith Study Bible:
Study Notes. Over 1,700 study notes shed light on the setting, meaning and application of specific passages or themes. Over 200 quotes of women of the past and present are quoted—from historic writers and poets such as Catherine of Siena and Elizabeth Barrett Browning to Women of Faith speakers/authors Patsy Clairmont, Barbara Johnson, Marilyn Meberg, Luci Swindoll, Sheila Walsh, and Thelma Wells.
Character Sketches. Full-page articles describe the challenges and opportunities of over 75 women of the Bible. Learn from both the good and the not-so-good responses of these women to their situations and God’s working in their lives.
“Enjoying God” Studies. For use individually or in a small group, these 52 studies explore key passages that reveal deep meaning and application for you as a woman today.
Book Introductions highlight the actions of the women in each book, give pertinent background information, and list all the women who occur in that book.
Women in Jesus’ Family Tree. God’s careful selection of women in the Messianic line will inspire hope and purpose for your own life.
New International Version. Most read, most trusted translation.
Comprehensive Study Helps. A concordance, reference system, and color maps help you get the most out of your Bible studies.
The NIV Women of Faith Study Bible is a guide you can trust. Filled with insight, it helps you connect with women of the past, present, and future, and it will lead you to new insight as you continue your own journey as a woman of faith.
8.5 point text
Table of Weights & Measures
Timeline of Women of the Bible
The Genealogy of Jesus
Jesus and New Testament Women
Dictionary of NIV Terms
16 pages of full-color maps
Index to Maps
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 2208 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2001 Dimensions: 9.25 X 6.5 X 1.75 (inches) ISBN: 0310918847
ISBN-13: 9780310918844 Availability: In Stock References: Side Column Text Size: 9-10 Point Text Color: Black Letter
Written for todays Christian woman, the NIV Women of Faith Study Bible is a feature-packed study guide that includes: over1,700 study notes, character sketches of over seventy-five women of the Bible, Women in Jesus Family Tree sections, and comprehensive study helps that comprise a concordance, center-column reference system, and color maps. Encounter the liberating grace of God with this most read, most trusted NIV translation.
Jean E. Syswerda is a former editor and associate publisher for Zondervan Bibles. She helped produce such bestselling Bibles as the NIV Womens Devotional Bible. General editor of the Women of Faith Study Bible and A Mom's Ordinary Day Bible Study Series, she is the author of the Women's Devotional Guide to the Bible and coauthor of the bestselling Read With Me Bible. Jean and her husband, John, have three children and six grandchildren. They live in Allendale, Michigan.