The perennially favorite womens book, Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World by Joanna Weaver (WaterBrook Press), has sold more than one million copies and has been honored with the ECPA Platinum Award. Originally released in 2000, Weavers CBA and Publishers Weekly best-seller on the sisters of Bethany, Mary and Martha, has become a cherished resource for womens Bible study groups.
Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World immediately struck a chord with women who felt the conflict between wanting to sit at the feet of Jesus and the demands of a busy worldjust like Martha and Mary thousands of years ago. Weavers book is an invitation for women who feel they arent godly enough, loving enough or doing enough.
It all began with the desire to write biblical fiction. Ive always been fascinated by the story Mary [ … ]