Mary Tatemis an author, Bible school teacher, Girl Scout leader, PTA leader, mom of four, and grandmother of fifteen. She speaks to women's groups and at churches on marriage, family relationships, and the grace of God. Her first book on quilting has sold more than 90,000 copies since October 2000. She lives in Newport News, Virginia.
Beautiful Threads: Pieces of Encouragement for Quiltersby Mary Tatem, Kevin Ingram
Wrap up in Your Favorite Quilt ... and enjoy the heartwarming stories, historical facts, and spiritual insights Mary Tatem has pieced together in Beautiful Threads, a look at America's twelve favorite quilt patterns. Nearly fifty stories feature people of the past and present who bring heart to the world -- all through the art of quilting. See how they used their hands to move through troubles toward faith in God and each other, and find ideas on how to live more vibrantly and in harmony with whatever your circumstance. Whether you're a quilter or just know one, this book will show you how to see the episodes of your life as part of a grand design. You'll be surprised by how God connects the mismatched pieces of experiences and dreams to make something extraordinary in every individual life story and legacy. Now prepare to snuggle beneath these covers, and emerge refreshed, renewed, and reawakened to the beauty of life.
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