Elizabeth George's Bio:
Elizabeth George is a bestselling author and accomplished speaker who instructs, inspires, and encourages women in their faith. Through Jim & Elizabeth George Ministries, she and her husband write and distribute curriculum focusing on practical applications of the Bible.
A highly sought-after speaker for conferences, seminars, retreats, and womenís events, George delivers life-changing words of hope to audiences across the U.S. and beyond. Her series of nationallysyndicated one-minute A Woman After Godís Own Heartģ radio segments encourage women to pursue godliness personally, as wives and mothers, at work, and in their ministry.
In her newest book, A Womanís Call to Prayer, George teaches women that prayer is the driving force toward understanding Godís will and priorities. Once a woman is anchored in prayer, she automatically taps into Godís strength in times of trouble, worry, and disappointment. As she prays for faith, wisdom, and understanding, God will provide discernment for every circumstance from finances to childrearing to how to manage time. George not only explains how to overcome obstacles to prayer, she reveals Godís formula for developing a powerful and effective prayer life.
Jim and Elizabeth share writing talents in a second release, Powerful Promisesô for Every Couple, where they explore 24 promises that bring life-changing relevance to contemporary concerns.
They confess that God was not the Lord of their lives for the first eight years of their marriage and though they enjoyed the trappings of the world, their lives had no joy. Today, they are eager to share how God helped them reprioritize their lives and how His promises pave the way for them and every couple to experience confidence in times of uncertainty, peace in the midst of worry, wisdom for every situation, strength to endure difficulty, and joy regardless of circumstances.
The author of more than 30 books, Georgeís signature title A Woman After Godís Own Heart,ģ has sold more than 600,000 copies, claimed a place on the CBA Marketplace Top 20 bestseller list for two years and appeared on CBAís Premier 100 list for four years, currently holding the #19 spot. A Womanís High Calling and Life Management for Busy Women recently joined the prestigious list and A Young Woman After Godís Own Heart was named a CBA Marketplace Top 20 Bestselling Children and Youth Book for 2003. Sharing Godís love with children,
Elizabeth and Jim have written playful original rhymes for Godís Wisdom for Little Girls, Godís Wisdom for Little Boys, and this seasonís God Loves His Precious Children. These stories have received critical acclaim as Godís Wisdom for Little Girls enjoys a #5 billing on the Top 10 list of bestselling childrenís Bible books. An engaging media guest, George has appeared on numerous national radio and television shows, including 100 Huntley Street, Crosstalk, Janet Parshallís America, Itís Time for Herman & Sharron, The Harvest Show, At Home Live!, Todayís Family, and Haven of Rest, as well as USA Radio Network, Moody Bible Network, ACTS Network, Family Life Network, and Billy Graham Radio Network.
George holds a Bachelor of Science degree in education from the University of Oklahoma and has taught in both public and private schools.
Married for 38 years, she and Jim live and write on the beautiful Olympic Peninsula in Washington state. They have two daughters and five grandchildren.
Visit Elizabeth's website at www.elizabethgeorge.com