With all the pressures and influences of today’s world, Christian moms worry about their little girls and how they will grow up. Quality time between a mom and a daughter can be the greatest protection against the world’s pressures to make a girl mature too quickly. Knowing this, Dannah Gresh, popular speaker and founder of the Secret Keeper Girl conferences, has developed a host of dating ideas to help moms invest the time needed to deeply connect with their daughters.
8 Great Dates includes fun mother-daughter get-togethers, perfect one-on-one or for a small group of moms and their energetic 8-12 year-old daughters. Each date focuses on one topic surrounding beauty and modesty and is full of fun while at the same time imparting a life and faith-enhancing message. The book provides a mom with everything she needs to plan and carry out the activities and includes topics such as:
- The power of true beautywhat makes a girl beautiful?
- Truth or bare fashionshow to balance fashion and godly modesty
- Hair, makeup and clotheswho should be your model?
Here’s the secret to bringing up healthy, grounded, and spiritually rich girls!
|Publisher:||Harvest House Publishers|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.44(d)|
About the Author
Dannah Gresh is an author, a speaker, and the creator of the Secret Keeper Girl live events. She has sold over 1.3 million books, including Six Ways to Keep the “Little” in Your Girl, A Girl’s Guide to Best Friends and Mean Girls (coauthored with Suzy Weibel), 8 Great Dates for Moms and Daughters, the bestselling And the Bride Wore White, and Lies Young Women Believe (coauthored with Nancy Leigh DeMoss). She and her husband have a son and two daughters and live in Pennsylvania. www.purefreedom.org.
Table of Contents
Part 1 Getting to Know Each Other
Chapter 1 A Mother's Seasons of Emotion 13
Chapter 2 Your Daughter's Endless Season of Emotions: The Tween and Teen Years 17
Chapter 3 How to Use 8 Great Dates for Moms and Daughters 23
Part 2 8 Great Dates
Date Number 1 Your Beauty in God's Eyes 33
Date Number 2 Real Physical Beauty 45
Date Number 3 The Source of Beauty 55
Date Number 4 The Power of Beauty 65
Date Number 5 Truth or Bare Fashion 75
Date Number 6 The Bod Squad 85
Date Number 7 Internal Fashion 95
Date Number 8 Affirmation of Beauty 105
Part 3 Devotions and Other Good Stuff
Secret Keeper Girl Devotions 115
Secret Keeper Girl FAQs 139
Girl Gab Pullouts 161