In Quilts from Heaven, Lucinda Secrest McDowell assembles her own personal patchwork of Scripture, testimony, and heartwarming stories - sewn together with insightful details on traditional quilt patterns - to present an innovative and uplifting perspective on life. You'll want to snuggle up with this book! Hardcover.
Quilting hobbyist Lucinda Secrest McDowell sees each moment as a piece of quilt that God weaves together to make a glorious lifelong work of art. In this book, various quilting patterns are used metaphorically to show how God can make the scraps of ones life into something beautiful. Broadman & Holman
Linda Secrest McDowell is a heart-warming author and international conference speaker well-known for her gift of encouragement. A graduate of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and Furman University, she lives in Wethersfield, Connecticut.
"Reading Quilts from Heaven
is like sharing a hot cup of tea with a good friend. Every page has a warmth that makes you want to pull up a chair all the closer to God. I loved it!"
"What a blessing to find womanly wisdom, encouraging words, and eternal truth stitched into every page. Even those of us who are 'sewing-impaired' will find comfort here!"
Liz Curtis Higgs
Quilting hobbyist Lucinda Secrest McDowell sees each moment as a piece of quilt which God weaves together to make a glorious lifelong work of art. In Quilts from Heaven
, she thoughtfully recognizes the "threads of faithfulness, stitches filled with love, and the all-important lining of his grace" while assembling her own patchwork of Scripture, testimony, and heartwarming stories.
Most uniquely, the author compares the designs from many traditional quilting patterns to Gods intricate work in every persons life