Woman After God's Own Heart [NOOK Book]

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A new cover and fresh updates enrich Elizabeth George’s bestselling A Woman After God’s Own Heart® (over 735,000 copies sold). This very popular selection for personal and group study is filled with rich advice, spiritual wisdom, and practical applications.

With passion and personality, Elizabeth George ...

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Overview

A new cover and fresh updates enrich Elizabeth George’s bestselling A Woman After God’s Own Heart® (over 735,000 copies sold). This very popular selection for personal and group study is filled with rich advice, spiritual wisdom, and practical applications.

With passion and personality, Elizabeth George shares how a woman can follow God and seek His heart in every area of her life—

  • her husband
  • her children
  • her home
  • her walk with the Lord
  • her ministry
There is peace and purpose for the woman who prepares her heart and mind to embrace God’s plan every day. This new look will complement the other bestselling Elizabeth George titles loved by millions of women.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780736930765
  • Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
  • Publication date: 7/1/2006
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 62,598
  • File size: 741 KB

Meet the Author

Elizabeth George, whose books have sold more than 3.7 million copies, is the author of A Wife After God’s Own Heart, Loving God with All Your Mind, and Life Management for Busy Women. She is also a popular teacher and speaker at Christian women’s events. Elizabeth and her husband, Jim, are parents and grandparents, and have been active in ministry for more than 30 years.

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Table of Contents

A Word of Welcome 9
Part 1 The Pursuit of God
1. A Heart Devoted to God 15
2. A Heart Abiding in God's Word 33
3. A Heart Committed to Prayer 52
4. A Heart That Obeys 69
Part 2 The Pursuit of God's Priorities
Her Husband
5. A Heart That Serves 85
6. A Heart That Submits 97
7. A Heart That Loves 114
8. A Heart That Loves, Part II 127
Her Children
9. A Heart That Values Being a Mother 144
10. A Heart That Prays Faithfully 159
11. A Heart Overflowing with Motherly Affection 175
12. A Heart Overflowing with Motherly Affection, Part II 187
Her Home
13. A Heart That Makes a House a Home 199
14. A Heart That Watches Over the Home 213
15. A Heart That Creates Order from Chaos 225
16. A Heart That Weaves a Tapestry of Beauty 239
Her Self
17. A Heart Strengthened by Spiritual Growth 255
18. A Heart Enriched by Joy in the Lord 271
Her Ministry
19. A Heart That Shows It Cares 290
20. A Heart That Encourages 308
Part 3 The Practice of God's Priorities
21. A Heart That Seeks First Things First 325
22. Following After God's Heart 339
Heart Actions: A Guide for Personal Reflection and Application 359
Notes 388
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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 8, 2007

    Amazing

    This book has helped me so much. I am on my 2nd copy. I read and re read this book. (I read other books as well) Elizabeth George helps with insights on how to 'get things done' in all a woman's life. your relationship with God, husband, kids, family, church. If your not married or have children this book will still enrich your life. Highly recomment Beautiful In God's eyes & A woman's High Calling.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 30, 2008

    Awesome

    I love this book!! The author gives so much good advice and she does such a good job of translating scriptures and showing how they relate to every day life. This book has truly been a pleasure to read and has been a blessing in my life. I highly recommend it. You won't be disappointed!!

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 4, 2013

    Highly Recommended is a must read

    I have enjoyed reading this book. It's a must read. It has really open my eyes and ears to another level of undstanding regarding life, parenting, marriage and more. It has also taught me how to think before speaking and how to do things things in order. Trust me you will enjoy learning how to become A Woman After God's Own Heart!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 26, 2012

    Errors!

    I would give this book more stars if it was easier to read. The constant misspellings, especially in the titles of the chapters, were so distracting that I kept loosing my place. The nook version is horrible and I will be asking for my money back. This book is very helpful, and if you are even considering buying it please do. Just not on the nook.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 17, 2011

    A superb instructional book

    I've learned so much from this book. She touches on how God wants us to be a wife, a mom, a homemaker and then in ministry, somehow in our own small sphere of influence. She's amazing in that she can instruct so humbly. Love it!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 4, 2007

    I started having morning devotions because of this book

    My book is filled with yellow highlights and yellow tabs. This book has become a reference book for me. Because of this book I started having 20 minutes devotions every morning and am seeing God transform my life. I keep this book next to my morning devotion Bible and journal.

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  • Posted June 28, 2014

    This book was life-changing for me. I heard Elizabeth speak on t

    This book was life-changing for me. I heard Elizabeth speak on this topic before she published the book- many years ago now. I was struggling with priorities as a young wife and mother. God greatly used her to open my eyes. She has truly been a mentor to me as I've grown as wife and mother. My husband can testify to the difference the principles in this book have made in our marriage and our home. 

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 24, 2013

    A blessing!

    No other book, besides God's Holy Word, has been more of a blessing or has been as instrumental in my walk with God. Mrs. George doesnt give her opinions, but uses God's Word to teach her readers to be Women After God's Own Heart. She backs up God's Word with examples from her life and others' lives. She encourages the reader to continue in God's Word even when it isnt really liked and is more of a chore and like "cod liver oil," assuring that eventually it will be enjoyed and looked forward to like "peaches and cream."

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2013

    Great Resource

    I found this to be very helpful and relevant to me as a christian woman, wife and mother. There are things I will revisit in this text and lots of highlights in my bible. I have even bought my folders ;-)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 3, 2013

    Really Helpful!

    This book is so helpful. You'll read it more than once!

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