Is there anything better than a good book on a sunny afternoon? We’re gearing up for months of summer reads so we handpicked 10 Bible studies, books, and devotionals you’ll find us poolside with all summer long.
While summertime means something different to everyone, the promise of its relaxed pace and lazier days are perfect for poolside or backyard reading. No matter whether you’re chasing kids or […]
by Priscilla Shirer | 5 SessionsOne of the greatest challenges among women in our culture is taking time to cease from all the activities and just breathe. We are in bondage to busyness. We constantly strive to complete the limitless to-do lists that hinder us from experiencing all that God has for us. By neglecting time for tranquility, serenity, and repose, we limit our Christlikeness and miss out on some of God’s greatest gifts. In the Old Testament, Sabbath was given to the Israelites as a gift, and it is still a gift to us today. If you are weary, worn out, and exhausted, then the concept of Sabbath will change your life.
Seek First the Kingdomby Christine Hoover | 8 SessionsJoin Christine Hoover in this 8-session, print-only study to reorient yourself solidly around the kingdom and the King who gives life in abundance. If you’ve ever been disappointed by the unfulfilled promises of your false allegiances, if obedience has ever felt like shackles to you, or if you’ve wondered where you belong in the story God is writing, there’s good news for you: Jesus is a benevolent King who gives.
Chasing Shadowsby Lynn AustinHey, fiction fans! From best-selling novelist Lynn Austin comes a powerful story about three women whose lives are instantly changed when the Nazis invade the neutral Netherlands, forcing each into a complicated dance of choice and consequence. headtopics.com
Under the Magnoliasby T.I. LoweT. I. Lowe’s gritty yet tender and uplifting tale reminds us that a great story can break our hearts—and then heal it in the best possible way. In 1980 South Carolina, Austin Foster is barely a teenager when her mama dies giving birth to twins, leaving her to pick up the pieces while holding her six siblings together and doing her best to stop her daddy from retreating into his personal darkness.
The Well-Watered Womanby Gretchen SafflesGretchen Saffles knows what it’s like to feel overwhelmed and unable to flourish. And in this book, she leads us to the Well of fullness, the Word of freedom, and the Way of fruitfulness to show that God’s Word will satisfy us for all eternity. Using Scripture and her own personal story of surrender, Gretchen offers spiritually hungry women tangible tools to not only know Jesus more but to live a life that thoroughly enjoys Him, seeks Him, and follows Him into freedom.
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Navigating Theological Differences with Your Adult Children - Lifeway WomenI’ve spent the spring watching a robin momma build a nest, feed her babies, and bathe in my birdbath. It was so fun watching her build the nest in anticipation […]
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27 Women on the Wardrobe Staples They Live For\u201cMy floral dresses are always my go-to. I literally started making them because I couldn\u2019t find anything like the vintage Laura Ashley dresses I wore throughout my childhood. The fabric is meant for quilting but it feels so comfortable on the body.\u201d\u2014 Batsheva Hay, Designer
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From C-Suite to Crystals: The Women Ditching Their 9-5's to Become HealersWith the demand for mystical services on the rise, a growing number of women are channeling their spiritual gifts into full-blown careers.
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