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Hardcover
128 pages
Dec 2005
Howard Publishing

The Busy Mom's Guide to Wisdom

by Lisa Whelchel

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Review:

In The Busy Mom’s Guide to Wisdom, author Lisa Whelchel digs into the book of Proverbs to offer a treasure trove of heavenly advice. She understands how today’s multi-tasking moms are bombarded with differing voices. Her much-needed encouragement will help women return to God’s never-changing truth.

The book contains 52 devotional chapters, allowing readers the opportunity to savor one per week. The topics relate to challenges busy moms face, such as living simply, walking with integrity, and parenting through the rough spots. Each section includes two verses from Proverbs, a short but relevant meditation, a prayer, and an application point that asks the reader to journal personal reflections.

As a mom of three teenagers trying to balance career and family, Whelchel pours her own spiritual journey into her writing. Her voice of humor and inspiration blends well with the sound biblical wisdom found in these pages.

The sturdy hardback design makes this book a wise choice for gift giving. Whelchel’s enthusiastic tone, coupled with ample journaling space make this book a unique tool to help moms grow closer to God. She writes, “By simply applying His timeless wisdom to our practical needs, we can see heaven meet earth, super join natural, and the Word come to life.” – Heather Ivester, Christian Book Previews.com

Book Jacket:

What busy mom couldn't use a little heavenly wisdom to help her through her hectic days! In her breezy, down-to-earth style, Lisa Whelchel relates the tried-and-true wisdom of Proverbs to the everyday life of mothering.

Fifty-two devotionals--one for each week of the year--share much-needed wisdom on topics like being in control, worry, discipline, fear, child safety, financial planning, people pleasing, and much, much more. In this insightful book, you'll find the wisdom you need to be the mom you want to be.