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Elizabeth George's Bio:

Elizabeth George is a bestselling author and accomplished speaker who instructs, inspires, and encourages women in their faith. She and her husband founded Jim & Elizabeth George Ministries through which they 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. In 2003, she launched a series of one-minute nationally-syndicated radio segments entitled A Woman After Godís Own Heartģ through which she encourages women to pursue godliness in their personal lives, as a wife and mother, at work, and in their ministry.

In her newest book, A Wife After Godís Own Heart, George invites married women to experience a more fulfilling union by focusing on their calling as a wife and by loving their husband the way God intended. Providing instruction in 12 key areas of marriage, George explores ways that a wife can establish herself as a helpmate, develop spiritual strength, create a refuge within the home, honor her husband according to Godís plan, and build an intimate marital relationship.

Georgeís signature book, A Woman After Godís Own Heart,ģ has sold nearly 600,000 copies and recently received an ECPA Gold Award for cresting the 500,000 copies-sold mark. The book has claimed a place on the CBA Marketplace top 20 bestseller list for two years and has appeared on CBAís Premier 100 Backlist for five years running. Her book A Young Woman After Godís Own Heart and her husbandís book A Man After Godís Own Heart also achieved bestseller status shortly after their release. Eager to share the wonderful teachings of Proverbs with children, the Georges combined their writing talents in Godís Wisdom for Little Boys. The book, which was patterned after Elizabethís bestselling childrenís book Godís Wisdom for Little Girls, features playful rhymes teaching boys to be prayerful, kind, thankful, responsible, brave, and truthful.

The author of more than 30 books, George is dedicated to helping women discover the transforming power of God. Popular titles include A Womanís High Calling, Powerful Promises for Every Woman, A Womanís Walk with God, Life Management for Busy Women, Godís Wisdom for a Womanís Life, Loving God with All Your Mind, Beautiful in Godís Eyes, The Remarkable Women of the Bible, and A Woman After Godís Own Heartģ Bible Study Series.

An engaging media guest, George has appeared on numerous national radio and television programs, including 100 Huntley Street, Midday Connection, Itís A New Day, Crosstalk, Heart-to-Heart, Getting Together, Janet Parshallís America, Itís Time for Herman and Sharron, The Harvest Show, At Home Live!, Todayís Family, and Haven of Rest, as well as USA Radio Network, The 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 students of all ages in both public and private schools. Married for 38 years, she and her husband, Jim, have two grown daughters and five grandchildren. The Georges live and write on the beautiful Olympic Peninsula in Washington state.

Visit Elizabeth's website at www.elizabethgeorge.com