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A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life: Finding God's Refreshing Priorities for You [NOOK Book]


From the leadership of Proverbs 31 Ministries comes this essential book for every Christian woman who wants a more balanced life.

Using the principles of the Proverbs 31 woman, the authors invite the ...

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A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life: Finding God's Refreshing Priorities for You

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From the leadership of Proverbs 31 Ministries comes this essential book for every Christian woman who wants a more balanced life.

Using the principles of the Proverbs 31 woman, the authors invite the reader to learn seven vital ways she can prioritize her life:

  • Revere Jesus Christ as Lord.
  • Love, honor, and respect her husband.
  • Nurture her children
  • Create a loving environment for family and friends.
  • Faithfully oversee time and money.
  • Mentor others. Develop Godly friendships.
  • Extend herself to meet community needs.

Previously published by Moody Publishers as Seven Life Principles for Every Woman. Revised with added study guide.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780736935135
  • Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
  • Publication date: 6/1/2004
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 234,692
  • File size: 611 KB

Meet the Author

Lysa TerKeurst, president of Proverbs 31 Ministries, is an author and speaker who helps everyday women live an adventure of faith through following Jesus Christ. Besides hosting a popular online devotional and a widely broadcast inspirational radio minute, she is the bestselling author of 14 books, including What Happens When Women Walk in Faith and Made to Crave. Lysa lives in North Carolina with her husband, Art, and five children.
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Table of Contents

1. Seven Cascades 9
Principle #1 Revere Jesus Christ as Lord
2. A Humble Respect 17
3. Picture Perfect 19
4. Rendezvous with God 29
5. Up Close and Personal 39
6. Being Emptied of Yourself 45
Splashes from John 50
Principle #2 Love, Honor, and Respect Your Husband
7. Marriage: Frustrating or Fulfilling 55
8. Leader: The Gift Only a Wife Can Give 57
9. Lover: Romance Revisted 67
10. Friend: Creating Commonalities 75
11. Making Your Marriage Last 83
12. For As Long As We Both Shall Live 89
Splashes from John 95
Principle #3 Nurture Your Children
13. True Treasure 99
14. Jewels, Pirates, and Arrows in the Sand 101
15. As Fences Fade 111
16. Buried Treasure: Taking the Time and Effort 113
17. The Map 117
18. A Contented Mother 129
Splashes from John 132
Principle #4 Create a Loving Environment for Family and Friends
19. Welcoming Jesus into Our Homes 137
20. Making Your House a Home 139
21. Organizing Your Home 149
22. Sanctuary 163
Splashes from John 165
Principle #5 Faithfully Oversee Time and Money
23. Ms. Thrifty 171
24. Time Wasters, Time Savers 173
25. Priority Check 181
26. Who Wants to Talk About Money? 185
27. Debt and Giving: Heart Matters 193
28. A Few Coins 197
Splashes from John 201
Principle #6 Mentor Others, Develop Godly Friendships
29. Building Relationships 205
30. Who, Me, a Mentor? 207
31. The ABCs of Friendship 219
32. What a Friend! 233
Splashes from John 235
Principle #7 Extend Yourself to Meet Community Needs
33. Reaching Out 239
34. Ripples in the Pool 241
35. Butterflies, Brides, and the Bountiful Harvest 253
Splashes from John 260
36. See You at the Top 263
A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life: A Bible Study
Principle #1
1. Personal Relationship 269
2. Personal Relationship 272
Principle #2
3. A Wife of Noble Character 274
4. The Oneness God Intends 276
Principle #3
5. Making the Most of Motherhood 278
6. The Mommy Factor 280
Principle #4
7. Hospitality 282
8. Organization 285
Principle #5
9. Time-Out! 288
10. Being a Faithful Money Manager 290
Principle #6
11. Mentors 292
12. Friendships 294
Principle #7
13. The Neighborhood and Beyond 296
14. The Neighborhood and Beyond 299
Notes 301
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