It's Good to Be Queen: Becoming As Bold, Gracious, and Wise As the Queen of Sheba  -     By: Liz Curtis Higgs
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Gain wisdom from a legendary royal! Longing to deepen her understanding of God's ways, the queen of Sheba traveled to Jerusalem to sit at Solomon's feet. In It's Good to be Queen, Liz Curtis Higgs invites you to join this celebrated woman as she learns how to be bold, seek counsel, admit wrongdoing, and above all else, to honor the King of Kings. Includes Discussion Questions for a single session discussion, and an in-depth Study Guide for multiple session groups. Paperback.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: WaterBrook
Publication Date: 2015
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 1400070031
ISBN-13: 9781400070039

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Publisher's Description

Sheba Journeyed Across the Desert with a Caravan of Riches,
 Only to Find the Greatest Treasure of Them All.  So Can You.

When it comes to famous queens of the Bible, we know the good one, Queen Esther, and the bad one, Queen Jezebel. Now meet the wise one, the queen of Sheba, who traveled to Jerusalem to test the mind and heart of a king.
Her quest for wisdom will surprise you, challenge you, inspire you, change you. This wealthy royal from antiquity will show you how to live boldly, seek after truth, ask the right questions, encourage others, receive graciously, and honor the Lord above all.
Shedding new light on this ancient biblical role model, Liz Curtis Higgs unveils timeless wisdom for all who aspire to please the king of Kings.


Author Bio

Liz Curtis Higgs has one goal: to help women embrace the grace of God with joy and abandon. She is the author of more than 30 books with 4½ million copies in print, including her nonfiction bestsellers, Bad Girls of the Bible, The Girl’s Still Got It, and The Women of Christmas, and her Scottish historical novels, Here Burns My Candle and Mine Is the Night, a New York Times bestseller. Liz has also spoken at more than 1,700 women’s conferences around the world.

Editorial Reviews

Praise for It’s Good to Be Queen:

"Liz Curtis Higgs does it again—a touching, beautiful look at one of the Bible’s most captivating women. This is a stunning blend of research, insight, and practical application that will challenge you and fill you with hope. You won’t see the queen of Sheba or yourself in the same way again. Highly recommended."
—Margaret Feinberg, author of Fight Back with Joy

"Liz has the wonderful gift of making biblical history come to life. By the time I finished reading this fantastic book, I felt as if I knew the queen of Sheba. If you long to live, love, and finish well, you will treasure this book!"
—Sheila Walsh, author of Five Minutes with Jesus

"Liz Curtis Higgs continues to knit our hearts with spectacular women in the Bible. In this treasure of a book, you will be captivated with the story of the queen of Sheba and how her all-out search for wisdom led her to the One of all wisdom. Thank you, Liz, for leading us into the riches of God’s Word."
—Lysa TerKeurst, New York Times best-selling author of The Best Yes and president of Proverbs 31 Ministries

"Liz is someone who can hug you around the neck and still manage to kick you in the behind at the same time—my favorite kind of human. Prepare to laugh and cry and change."
—Jennie Allen, visionary of IF:Gathering and author of Restless

"Liz Curtis Higgs is an expert at breaking down a Bible story and bringing it to life. Then she reaches out her hand and invites us to join her, right in the midst of the story, as she reveals the riches hidden there. Settle in with her words. Open your heart to the story. Find yourself on a journey of transformation and grace."
—Deidra Riggs, author of Every Little Thing

"An unparalleled feast of rich truth, direly needed wisdom, and the most divine servings of grace. Every page sparkles not only with wit and warmth but with Liz’s signature, unmatched insights. Liz is the comforting, courage-giving friend every woman prays for. There’s no voice like Liz’s. And there’s no woman who can afford to miss the epic wisdom of the queen of Sheba."
—Ann Voskamp, New York Times best-selling author of One Thousand Gifts and The Greatest Gift

"In this stunning account of a woman that most people know very little about, Liz has masterfully (and responsibly) brought fresh insights to the story of the mysterious queen of Sheba. Her writing unites imagery and research in a seamless, spectacular way, and I learned many facts that breathed life into a few short passages of Scripture. I walked away from this book inspired to be more like the courageous, bold, wise, humble, and generous woman I met on the page. This might be Liz’s best work yet."
—Angie Smith, best-selling author of Chasing God and What Women Fear

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  1. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    Wonderful Read!
    February 10, 2016
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This review was written for It's Good to Be Queen, Large Print.
    Liz Curtis Higgs does a wonderful job of breaking down the scripture in a delightful way. I'm always amazed by how much more I learn and reflect on the scripture after reading her books!
  2. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    September 10, 2015
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    Liz is the best, so many truths she picked up on and brought to life that I surely didn't see when I've read those passages before :)
  3. Lafayette, Indiana
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    4 Stars Out Of 5
    It's Good to be Queen
    September 9, 2015
    Lafayette, Indiana
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    Come alongside as Liz Curtis Higgs, with her unique writing style, delves into the story of a queen that we know little about, Queen of Sheba. Her biblical story is found in 1 Kings 1 and ends with verse 13. Only 12 verses but packed with a lot of insight on this queen. The Queen of Sheba travels to Jerusalem to test the mind and heart of King Solomon but she came away from that meeting with much more than she envisioned when she started her journey.

    There are 10 chapters that will enlighten you with humor and truths. Each chapter starts with a personal fictional narrative from the Queen of Sheba then the author enhances each verse in that particular chapter with lots of commentary. The chapters deal with boldness, openness, seeking wise counsel, honesty, encouragement, praising God, giving, receiving graciously, and ending well. Sheba not only left Jerusalem but her former way of life, her old gods, her old beliefs so she could put on the new self. She left he old life-full of disbelief, distrust, disobedience and embraced a new life that honors God. He journey was orchestrated by the Holy Spirit. Sheba didn't travel to Jerusalem to be changed, but she was. You will be changed after reading her story and it may challenge you as it did me in many areas.

    Not only do we learn about the Queen of Sheba through story form and insights but there are lots of notes and references along with discussion questions and chapter by chapter study guides perfect for bible study.

    Thanks to Waterbrook, Blogging for Books, for this free copy just for my honest opinion.
  4. 5 Stars Out Of 5
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    September 9, 2015
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    This review was written for It's Good to Be Queen, Large Print.
    I love thebook, the content is excellent. My only thing is with the large print addition the page numbers don't correspond to the study guide in the back.
  5. Norcross, GA
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    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Learning about wisdom with the Queen of Sheba
    August 27, 2015
    Actuary Lady
    Norcross, GA
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
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    The Queen of Sheba was only one of many in King Solomon's day to hear of his God-granted wisdom-- but she was the one who HAD to see it in person (and as queen, she was able), and who had to learn about this God directly from him, even if the trip took weeks by camel.

    Liz Curtis Higgs, with always-outstanding scholarship, takes us verse by verse in 1 Kings 10 to show us who this Queen really was--not what our culture in art or movies might have made her out to be. In the process, we gain a bit of this Wisdom, as we are reminded that God will also grant our request, and in abundance, if we, like Solomon, ask Him for wisdom.

    Extra resources for "It's Good to Be Queen" include questions perfect for further in-depth Bible study, and online discussion videos from Liz on each of the ten chapters.
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