Women like Us (Fisherman Bible Studyguides Series): Wisdom for Today's Issues

Women like Us (Fisherman Bible Studyguides Series): Wisdom for Today's Issues

by Ruth Haley Barton
     
 

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Contemporary women face numerous challenging and often painful issues, including infertility, caring for aging parents, singleness, the generation gap, the role of women in marriage and ministry, materialism, and difficult marriages. We're not alone. All of these issues were faced by women in the Bible, and it's God's desire that we learn from, and find

Overview

Contemporary women face numerous challenging and often painful issues, including infertility, caring for aging parents, singleness, the generation gap, the role of women in marriage and ministry, materialism, and difficult marriages. We're not alone. All of these issues were faced by women in the Bible, and it's God's desire that we learn from, and find encouragement in, their stories. Learn how you can make a difference in your family, your church, and your community by studying the examples of scriptural women who in so many ways were just like us.

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"Women Like Us is an inspiring study guide rich with wisdom, insight, and hope from the lives of Sarah, Hannah, Deborah, Naomi, and other prominent women of the bible. As wives, mothers, friends, adult children, and citizens, they were 'just like us.' This easy-to-use guide offers women of today an opportunity to learn from their decisions and choices—even from the mistakes."

Karen O'Connor, author of Basket of Blessings and Squeeze the Moment

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780877889434
Publisher:
The Doubleday Religious Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/19/2001
Series:
Fisherman Bible Studyguide Series
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.49(w) x 8.23(h) x 0.27(d)

Meet the Author

Ruth Haley Barton is the associate director of spiritual formation at Willow Creek Community Church. She speaks often to conferences and groups, is a trained spiritual director, and is the author of several titles, including Becoming a Woman of Strength.

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