A Personal Look into the Hidden World of the Chronic Dieter
Frustrated by the often unrealistic standards of beauty presented by today’s media, many women have become trapped in a never-ending pattern of chronic dieting. Daily they endure destructive self-talk such as “I can’t eat that or I’ll get fat” or “If I could just lose a few more ...read more
Although women have unprecedented opportunities and options today, their lives are still often filled with the mundane, the difficult, the downright tragic. And the challenges of life become even more difficult when there doesn't seem to be any purpose for them.
Without a sense of purpose, our lives can ...read more
Wisdom for Today's Issues
Contemporary women face numerous challenging and often painful issues, including infertility, caring for aging parents, singleness, the generation gap, the role of women in marriage and ministry, materialism, and difficult marriages. We're not alone. All of these issues were faced by women in the Bible, and it's God's ...read more
The drive to succeed is a strong force in Western culture, and women are powerfully influenced by it. It is tempting to pursue triumphs that will impress the world, rather than achievements that will advance God's kingdom. In these studies, you'll meet fascinating historical women of the Bible who enjoyed worthy ...read more
The Bible gives us story after story of ordinary women who, daring to trust God, influenced their families, influenced their families and communities. These women faced the same challenges we face today--poverty, illness, death, war, loneliness, injustice, and difficult relationships. Yet they chose to believe God in those ...read more
Embracing the Challenges
Midlife is a time of transitions, some welcome and others not so welcome. Thankfully, the Bible provides principles and guidance for dealing with difficult times--midlife included. In these studies, you'll tap into that wisdom and learn how you can experience God's grace today and move forward with confidence. ...read more
Insights from Esther
Women in today's world face an onslaught of ever-changing challenges and circumstances. It's often hard to know how to respond. But centuries ago, one humble, extraordinary woman stepped into the limelight where she encountered great trials of her own--and became a model of godly living for all women to follow.
As ...read more
Have you ever walked on a treadmill that was going too fast?
Like the pink bunny in the battery commerical, we keep going and going, even when it means neglecting our health and our own personal well-being. God and our families and friends don't get the best of us...they get what is left of us.
Every ...read more
Each passage of life brings the unexpected.
In this extraordinary and diverse collection, women from all walks of life take time to look back on their lives at forty and reflect on the spiritual lessons they've learned. Did they fulfill their dreams? Was it really possible to "have it all"? How has their ...read more
This impressive book is written by a family therapist and a physician who have counseled hundreds of post-abortive women. Honest, accurate, and practical, it offers hope and encouragement to women seeking healing after abortion. A must for post-abortive women, their friends and family, pregnancy center counselors and other ...read more