By Gary L. Thomas
You've pleaded, badgered and nagged, but your husband still won't listen to you. How can you help him become the man God intends him to be? Applying the concepts from his bestseller Sacred Marriage, Thomas gives you a man's eye view of how to positively motivate your spouse and cultivate a deep and true relationship with him.
By Susie Hawkins
As a longtime ministry wife, Susie Hawkins knows firsthand the rewards and challenges of being married to someone who is in ministry. Many women step into this role totally unprepared. She talks about marriage, parenting, friendship, criticism, loneliness, bitterness, trying to please people, and failure.
By Jeana Floyd
Sharing years of wisdom and insight from her participation in her husband's ministry, 10 Things Every Minister's Wife Needs to Know is filled with practical tips on marriage, prayer, stewardship, parenting, and faith. With interactive testimonies included from other wives of pastors at the end of each chapter, the book shares poignant and powerful insights any woman or wife can appreciate.
By Connie Cavanaugh
Spiritual dryness and disillusionment--nobody ever talks about them. Almost no one ever admits to going through a time of dryness or doubt right now. But the truth is, almost every believer experiences periods of dry faith or feeling disconnected from God. Now, author Connie Cavanaugh, featured columnist for HomeLife magazine, takes the risk of breaking the silence. She speaks out of her own ten-year struggle while being a pastor’s wife. Readers can trust her to lead the way on a path out of the wilderness to finding grace.
The title expresses a radical thought for today's marriages! Chapter by chapter, discover how marriage works to develop Christlike character - forgiveness, love, respect, perseverance - in each of you. This book will enrich your marriage in unexpected ways. A Focus on the Family recommendation.
By Paul David Tripp
Internationally known speaker, pastor, teacher, and author calls engaged and married couples to a grace-based lifestyle of daily reconciliation, marked by six practical commitments. Discover how to grow a thriving, grace-based marriage in all circumstances and seasons of your relationship. Jacketed hardcover. A Focus on the Family Recommendation.
By Paul Miller
Miller offers a practical real-life approach to prayer for busy families! His honest down-to-earth advice shows you how to practice praying in the midst of daily routine. You'll learn to pray like a child, live your Father's story, understand unanswered petitions, and more. Includes tips on using tools such as prayer cards and journaling.
By Mark Batterson
Mark Batterson introduces you to the possibility of a deeper, more passionate, persistent, and more intimate prayer life. Sharing powerful insights from the the true legend of Honi the circle maker, a first-century Jewish sage whose bold prayer ended a drought and saved a generation, you will learn a new way to pray. Discover the power of bold prayer and even bolder faith in God's promises.
In life, you make thousands of decisions, big and small. You want these decisions grounded in "Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven" and you lift your petitions to God in prayer, but communication with God is a two-way street. Are you listening to Him? In Hearing God, you'll learn how the other half of the conversation works in practice. At its end, you'll have a biblically-based portrait of what intimacy with God looks like and a vision of life enriched by hearing God's voice.
Mentoring young leaders as they face the unique issues of a changing world has been pastor and bestselling author Andy Stanley's passion for more than a decade. Here he shares material from his leadership training sessions, developed to address essential leadership qualities such as character, clarity, courage, and competency. This is the perfect guide for any new leader - or for the mentor of a future leader!
John C. Maxwell
John Maxwell offers thoughts on proven leadership qualities and crucial issues that affect leadership success. Twenty-one powerful statements help leaders maximize their assets and overcome their weaknesses, encouraging them to lead with their hearts as well as their minds. Daily readings include sections which help readers integrate and apply each day's material.
Flourish is a ministry of the North American Mission Board for ministry wives. As a national consultant for Ministry to Pastor's Wives, Kathy Ferguson Litton leads Flourish with a team of ministry wives who understand the unique role of this calling.