Your Girl: Raising a Godly Daughter in an Ungodly World

Overview

If you are a mother of a daughter eighteen years old or younger, especially a daughter in the tween and teen years, you know that you are in a war for her mind, body, and soul.

Your Girl addresses the times in which our daughters live, the high calling of motherhood, and the necessity to enter the battle to counteract the negative influences of the culture. Chapters will encourage mothers to rely on God's Word when passing down key godly attributes such as worth, modesty, and ...

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Overview

If you are a mother of a daughter eighteen years old or younger, especially a daughter in the tween and teen years, you know that you are in a war for her mind, body, and soul.

Your Girl addresses the times in which our daughters live, the high calling of motherhood, and the necessity to enter the battle to counteract the negative influences of the culture. Chapters will encourage mothers to rely on God's Word when passing down key godly attributes such as worth, modesty, and purity. Other chapters will aid mothers in helping their daughters stand for truth, protect their hearts, and navigate the uncertain currents of girl politics.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781433676925
  • Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 7/1/2012
  • Edition description: Second
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 698,595
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.59 (d)

Meet the Author


Vicki Courtney is a speaker and the best-selling author of many books and Bible studies. Among her popular writings are the ECPA Christian Book Award winners TeenVirtue and TeenVirtue Confidential. Vicki and her husband have three grown children, a son-in-love, a daughter-in-love, and a grandchild. They live in Austin, Texas where they are blessed to have all of their children living nearby. More information can be found at VickiCourtney.com.
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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1

Part 1 Preparing for Battle 5

1 I Am Mother; Hear Me Roar! 7

2 Motherhood: A High Calling 27

3 Counteracting the Culture 41

Part 2 Battles Worth Fighting 53

4 The Dangers of Conformity 55

5 Passing Down the Formula for True Self-Worth 71

6 Raising Daughters Who Say "I Don't" Until They Say "I Do" 87

7 Dressed to Lure or Dressed to Be Pure 101

8 Prince Charming: Fact or Fairy Tale? 113

9 Sugar and Spice and Not Very Nice 127

Part 3 Arming Our Daughters for Battle 143

10 A Heritage in God's Word 145

11 A Heritage of Prayer 163

12 A Heritage of Faith 179

Conclusion 195

Appendix: A Note to Mothers with Sons 199

Notes 205

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2004

    Author of Survival Meditations for Parents of Teens

    So much of Your Girl will ring true to those of us who are angry and scared about the world in which our girls have to grow up in.

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