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About 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart

Let His Truth Find a Home in Your Heart
Here are the words of hope you’re looking for when your faith needs a boost or a friend needs encouragement. Chosen by more than a thousand women as their favorite verses in the Bible, each one is worth learning, worth sharing, worth remembering,

You’ll find verses you already know and love: “I can do all this through him who gives me strength” (Philippians 4:13). Others may be less familiar but are no less powerful: “Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe” (Proverbs 29:25). All of them capture the truth of God’s goodness, mercy, and love for His own.

Best-selling author Liz Curtis Higgs invites you to experience—
* a deeper, richer understanding of thirty-one treasured verses.
* a fresh look at how these timeless truths can impact your life.
* a new passion for memorizing Scripture, verse by verse.
* thirty-one creative ways to keep them in your heart forever.

With a study guide included, 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart is a daily devotional and a small-group Bible study, wrapped in a lovely gift book overflowing with joy!

"Consider 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart your new spiritual strategy for deepening your daily walk with God. "
—Karen Ehman, author of Keep It Shut

"As smart as it it approachable, as profound as it is practical."
—Amanda Bible Williams, chief content officer of She Reads Truth 

"When you spend time in God's Word, life starts making sense. The broken places inside you begin to heal. Darkness and discouragement give way to the light of hope. Your purpose becomes clearer, and your desire to make a difference grows. The Bible can do all that? It can. It will. Just begin. Go slowly. Stand on tiptoe, anticipating all God has in store for you. "
—Liz 

What readers are saying about 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart

" Liz unfolds each verse carefully in words and phrases that whisper hope and encouragement to my soul." —Julie 

"I love the way Liz holds a light to God's truth." —Caryn

"She beutifully unpacks these favorite verses, pulling out all the nuggets." —Janice

"Liz opens our eyes and hearts in wonder at His holy words. —CarolAnne

Praise

“Liz Curtis Higgs has given us a versatile resource. Part story-rich devotional and part study-driven commentary, 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart is as smart as it is approachable, as profound as it is practical. As someone who believes deeply in the importance of Scripture memorization but struggles with it all the same, I am personally grateful for this book.”
—Amanda Bible Williams, Chief Content Officer of She Reads Truth and coauthor of Open Your Bible: God’s Word Is for You and for Now

“Consider 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart your new spiritual strategy for deepening your daily walk with God. Full of relatable stories, this Scripture-saturated guide enables you to see familiar verses in a fresh, relevant way. Liz Curtis Higgs’s clever tips tucked throughout will empower you to move from simply wishing you had time to memorize Scripture to actually inscribing God’s precious Word forever on your heart. Whether you’ve walked with Jesus for decades—or just since last Tuesday—this encouraging and practical book will fertilize your soul.”
—Karen Ehman, Proverbs 31 Ministries national speaker and New York Times best-selling author of Keep It Shut

“Liz writes just as she speaks: eloquently, accurately, and with power. And 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart is no exception. With her signature style, Liz weaves biblical context, fresh insight, and practical application in a way that empowers, educates, and equips. And if we ever needed a deeper understanding of God’s Word, ever needed His precious truths written on our hearts, it’s now. It’s today. Take this book, soak it up, and know God’s Word for yourself.”
—Susie Larson, radio host of Live the Promise and author of Your Powerful Prayers

“Writing God’s Word on our hearts is insurance. It’s truth we can call on 24/7 in times of fear, insecurity, or intimidation. Liz, a faithful friend to all of us, has searched out truth and shared it by way of her brilliant mind and darling heart. Don’t miss this chance for thirty-one days of life enrichment.”
—Patsy Clairmont, Women of Faith speaker, artist, and author of You Are More Than You Know

“Liz Curtis Higgs has a gift for taking important truths in Scripture and making them accessible, understandable, and easily digestible. In 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart, Liz leads you through verses that are cherished by countless numbers of believers. You will be inspired and encouraged to cherish God’s Word through practical and personal tips for hiding His letter of love in your heart.”
—Chrystal Evans Hurst, coauthor of Kingdom Woman

About Liz Curtis Higgs

Liz Curtis Higgs has one goal: to help women embrace the grace of God with joy and abandon. Liz is the author of more than thirty books, with more than 4.6 million copies in print. In her best-selling series of Bad Girls of the Bible books, workbooks, and videos, Liz breathes new life into ancient tales about the most infamous—and intriguing—women in scriptural history, from Jezebel to Mary Magdalene. Biblically sound and cutting-edge fresh, these popular titles have helped more than one million women around the world experience God’s grace anew. The Bad Girls books include Bad Girls of the Bible, Really Bad Girls of the Bible, Unveiling Mary Magdalene, Slightly Bad Girls of the Bible, Rise and Shine, and Embrace Grace.
 
Liz also offers a twenty-first century take on the Biblical book of Ruth in The Girl's Still Got It, dishing out meat and milk, substance and style, in a highly readable, always entertaining, and deeply personal journey with one of the Good Girls of the Bible. And you'll find a heartwarming Bible study wrapped inside a beautiful gift book with The Women of Christmas. Verse by verse, Liz unwraps the biblical stories of Elizabeth, Mary, and Anna, who each welcome the Christ child into the world in a marvelous and miraculous way. 
 
In her book The Women of Easter, Liz Curtis Higgs shines a spotlight on three Marys who play vital roles in the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus. 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart explores the favorite verses chosen by more than a thousand women. It's Good to Be Queen encourages readers to become as bold, gracious, and wise as the queen of Sheba, who journeyed across the desert to test the mind and heart of King Solomon. 

Her best-selling historical novels, which transport the stories of Rebekah, Leah, Rachel, Dinah, Ruth, and Naomi to eighteenth-century Scotland, also have invited readers to view these familiar characters in a new light. Liz writes both contemporary and historical fiction, including her award-winning novels Here Burns My Candle and Mine Is the Night. And she’s written five books for young children, including Go Away, Dark Night.
 
Her children’s Parable Series received a 1998 ECPA Gold Medallion for Excellence, her nonfiction book Embrace Grace won a 2007 Retailers Choice Award, and her novel Whence Came a Prince received a 2006 Christy Award for Best Historical Novel. Here Burns My Candle was named 2010 Best Inspirational Romance by Romantic Times Book Reviews, and her 2011 novel, Mine Is the Night, was a New York Times bestseller. 
 
Liz was also an award-winning columnist for Today’s Christian Woman for ten years. Additional articles by Liz have appeared in Faith&Friends in Canada, WomanAlive in Great Britain, and Enhance in Australia. And more than 4,500 churches nationwide are using her video Bible study series, Loved by God

A gifted professional speaker, known by her audiences as An Encourager®, Liz has presented more than 1,600 inspirational programs in all fifty United States and fourteen foreign countries, including Israel, Thailand, Portugal, and Indonesia. When the National Speakers Association honored her with their Council of Peers Award for Excellence, Liz became one of only thirty-five women in the world named to their CPAE-Speaker Hall of Fame. Her alma mater, Bellarmine University, presented her with a Distinguished Alumni Award in 2005, and she received an Honorary Doctorate from Georgetown College in 2010.

Feature articles about Liz have appeared in more than 250 major newspapers and magazines, as well as on Salon.com, Beliefnet.com, Spirituality.com, HopeforWomenMag.com, Kyria.com, and many other websites. She has been interviewed on more than 600 radio and television stations, including guest appearances on PBS, A&E, MSNBC, NPR, TBN, CBC Canada, BBC Radio Scotland, Shine TV New Zealand, Radio Pulpit South Africa, Focus on the Family, Life Today, 100 Huntley Street, and Chris Fabry Live and Midday Connection on the Moody Network.

On the personal side, Liz is married to Bill Higgs, Ph.D., who serves as Director of Operations for her speaking and writing office. Liz and Bill enjoy their old Kentucky home, a nineteenth-century farmhouse in Louisville, Kentucky, USA.  Visit Liz’s Web site: www.LizCurtisHiggs.com.

Product Details

224 pages | Published by WaterBrook

On Sale Date: Oct 18, 2016

Trim Size: 5-3/16 x 8

Carton Quantity: 12

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Click Here to download the first chapter of 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart by Liz Curtis Higgs About 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart by Liz Curtis Higgs Here are the words of hope you’re looking for when your faith needs a boost or a friend needs encouragement. Chosen by more than a thousand women as their favorite verses in the Bible, each one is worth learning, worth sharing, worth remembering, You’ll find verses you already know and love: “I can do all this through him who gives me strength” (Philippians 4:13). Others may be less familiar but are no less powerful: “Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe” (Proverbs 29:25). All of them capture the truth of God’s goodness, mercy, and love for His own. Best-selling author Liz Curtis Higgs invites you to experience— A deeper, richer understanding of thirty-one treasured verses. A fresh look at how these timeless truths can impact your life. A new passion for memorizing Scripture, verse by verse. Thirty-one creative ways to keep them in your heart forever. With a Study Guide included, 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart is a daily devotional and a small group Bible study, wrapped in a lovely gift book overflowing with joy!

Press Release

Multi-Million-Selling Author Liz Curtis Higgs Helps Women Find Fresh Joy
in God’s Word and Write His Truth on Their Hearts

 
”Our smartphones and tablets may run out of juice,” admits best-selling author Liz Curtis Higgs, “and even a small travel Bible can be out of reach when we need it most. God has a better plan: ‘These commandments that I give you today are to be on your hearts’ (Deuteronomy 6:6).”
 
With 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart (WaterBrook, 10/18/16), Higgs has crafted an engaging and insightful book that helps women:
· renew their joy when they read the Bible discover the richness of Scripture
· learn creative ways to memorize their favorite verses
· apply God’s Word to their daily lives, and
· be equipped to encourage others with God’s truth

Beautifully packaged in hardcover, this book provides deep biblical insights into verses that were chosen by more than 1,000 women as their favorites. Readers will find verses they know and love: “I can do all this through him who gives me strength” (Philippians 4:13) as well as ones that may be less familiar but are no less powerful: “Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.” (Proverbs 29:25)
 
Alongside the truths that Higgs highlights, she provides 31 practical ideas for helping women store verses in their hearts forever. For instance, she encourages women to record the Bible verse on their phones for easy review or to draw a picture to illustrate the verse they’re memorizing. 
 
31 Verses to Write on Your Heart includes discussion questions and a Bible study guide for individuals or small groups. As Liz writes, “God meets with us when we gather around His Word, and He often surprises us with fresh discoveries about our relationship with Him.”
 
Praise for 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart
“Liz Curtis Higgs has given us a versatile resource. Part story-rich devotional and part study-driven commentary, 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart is as smart as it is approachable, as profound as it is practical. As someone who believes deeply in the importance of Scripture memorization but struggles with it all the same, I am personally grateful for this book.”
Amanda Bible Williams, Chief Content Officer of She Reads Truth; coauthor of Open Your Bible

“Consider 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart your new spiritual strategy for deepening your daily walk with God. Full of relatable stories, this Scripture-saturated guide enables you to see familiar verses in a fresh, relevant way. Liz Curtis Higgs’s clever tips tucked throughout will empower you to move from simply wishing you had time to memorize Scripture to actually inscribing God’s precious Word forever on your heart. Whether you’ve walked with Jesus for decades—or just since last Tuesday—this encouraging and practical book will fertilize your soul.”
Karen Ehman, Proverbs 31 Ministries national speaker and New York Times best-selling author of Keep It Shut

“Liz writes just as she speaks: eloquently, accurately, and with power. And 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart is no exception. With her signature style, Liz weaves biblical context, fresh insight, and practical application in a way that empowers, educates, and equips. And if we ever needed a deeper understanding of God’s Word, ever needed His precious truths written on our hearts, it’s now. It’s today. Take this book, soak it up, and know God’s Word for yourself.”
Susie Larson, radio host of Live the Promise and author of Your Powerful Prayers

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Liz Curtis Higgs has one goal: to help women embrace the grace of God with joy and abandon. Her messages are biblical, encouraging, down-to-earth, and profoundly funny, helping sisters and seekers experience the depth of God’s love. Higgs is the author of more than 30 books with 4.6 million copies in print, including her million-selling series, Bad Girls of the Bible, The Girl’s Still Got It and It’s Good to Be Queen. She has spoken at 1,700 women’s conferences in all 50 states and 14 countries. A former radio personality, Higgs has appeared on more than 700 media outlets including NPR, “Focus on the Family,” “Life Today,” PBS and A&E. She and her husband, Bill Higgs, just celebrated 30 years of marriage and share their life together in a 19th century farmhouse in Louisville, Kentucky.
 
Visit her online:
Bible Study Blog: http://www.LizCurtisHiggs.com
Facebook: http://www.Facebook.com/LizCurtisHiggs
Twitter: http://www.Twitter.com/LizCurtisHiggs
Pinterest: http://www.Pinterest.com/LizCurtisHiggs             

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By Susan Barton

There is so much more to the Bible and than mere words. Every single chapter, verse, sentence and word has meaning for us all. Anyone can memorize a verse, but knowing just how scripture can help us in our daily lives, and how it can provide us with all the answers we could ever need is much more important. This is what is at the heart of this book. The author delves deeply into 31 of the most uplifting, profound and important verses...

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By Terry Perrine

I loved 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart. First, I should give the caveat that I am a big Liz Curtis Higgs fan! I have enjoyed both her fiction and non-fiction. However, anyone looking for a great combination of a devotional and Scripture memorization tool will find this beautiful book to their liking. Each short devotional chapter begins with the memory verse in the NIV translation. Then Liz has written a sort of breakdown/study of the...

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By Alex Jacobson

31 Verses to Write On Your Heart by Liz Curtis Higgs  is such a wonderful resource. I have determined to memorize more Scripture this year and this book was a fabulous place to start. It is a wonderful combination of tried and true, familiar verses coupled with many that were less familiar to me. Higgs breaks the verses down phrase by phrase, provides great information about the verse itself from multiple translations, she includes insights...

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By Joi Sigers

This isn't just a book you need - it's a book you have to have in your personal inspirational book library. It's the type of book that deserves its own bookshelf! The concept of the book is beautiful (favorite verses of the Bible - as chosen by more than a thousand women) and it is beautifully written. Liz Curtis Higgs delicious wit and warm writing are always a joy to read and this is, in this fan's opinion, one of her best books yet. 

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By Jenifer Howard

Liz Curtis Higgs is a phenomenal Bible teacher and writer and 31 Verses to Write on Your Heart definitely follows the same suit as her previous studies. If you have enjoyed her thoroughness and wit and personalization that she has put into the last several books she wrote, you will enjoy this one. Liz has a passion for helping people to understand verses and passages from the Bible and it is evident in what she writes....

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