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Wisdom from women in the Bible : giants of the Faith speak into our lives

Author: John C Maxwell
Publisher: New York : Faith Words, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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If you could spend a few minutes with biblical heroines Ruth, Sarah, Mary, and others, what valuable lessons would they share with you? In the tradition of Running with the Giants and Learning from the Giants, John Maxwell shares wisdom on life and leadership inspired by the Bible-this time focusing solely on the stories of nine incredible women.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C Maxwell
ISBN: 9781455557080 1455557080 1455589527 9781455589524 9781455588428 1455588423
OCLC Number: 886490905
Description: xvii, 154 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Ruth ... for when you must make a decision but don't know what to do --
Sarah ... for when you can't understand God and impatience threatens to overwhelm you --
Rahab ... for when you're feeling jaded or disappointed with your life --
Hannah ... for when you don't want to do something you know you should --
Abigail ... for when you've been put in a difficult situation --
Miriam ... for when you're discouraged because others seem more successful than you --
Mary ... for when God asks you to do something outside of your comfort zone --
Martha ... for those times when you sense God's presence --
The Samaritan Woman ... for when you're feeling unworthy or unloved.
Responsibility: John C. Maxwell.

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If you could spend a few minutes with biblical heroines Ruth, Sarah, Mary, and others, what valuable lessons would they share with you? In the tradition of Running with the Giants and Learning from the Giants, John Maxwell shares wisdom on life and leadership inspired by the Bible-this time focusing solely on the stories of nine incredible women.

Learn how God blesses the promises you keep to Him, why you should follow your heart to find your hope, and how not to miss your moment with God. Read on your own or study with a group using the provided faith-building questions. You'll enjoy the journey with Maxwell as he imagines what it would be like to visit heaven and meet giants of the faith who had their lives transformed by God.

You'll gain insights from:

Ruth...for when you must make a decision but don't know what to do.

Sarah...for when you can't understand God and impatience threatens to overwhelm you.

Mary...for when God asks you to do something outside of your comfort zone.

The women who influenced Maxwell inspired this book, and he includes the perspectives of those closest to him in this volume. They and the giants of the faith who continue to inspire them will encourage you to fulfill your destiny and leave a lasting, positive impression on your family and the world.

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"As a coach and leader, I am always looking for way to teach my players how to grow. Thanks to my good friend John Maxwell, you hold in your hands the instruction manual for taking next steps of Read more...

 
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