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When Women Worship: Creating an Atmosphere of Intimacy With God [Paperback]

By Amie Dockery (Author) & Mary Alessi (With)
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You were created for intimacy with God. But so many things get in the way! Past abuse. Regret. Shame. Maybe you feel unworthy. Maybe you lack any real desire. How can worship hold any real meaning?

Discover how the act of worship is transformational. When we look at worship as a place of truth and transparency, we are challenged to embrace the truth about ourselves. We come to God, ready to receive courage through Him to overcome past hurts and present obstacles. We give them to Him, and in exchange, He offers us freedom, wholeness and delight in adoring our Creator.

Come closer to God. Be inspired to trust Him with your past. Through stories of gifted women who have overcome tremendous pain and obstacles to become worship leaders today, you?ll see the deepness and wideness of God?s love. You?ll also learn about Biblical women who worshiped despite oppressive circumstances, and found strength and confidence to continue to focus on God. Draw nearer to God. Be unafraid. He?s waiting for you!

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Women were created for intimacy with God. But so many things get in the way Past abuse. Regret. Shame. Feelings of unworthiness. How can worship hold any real meaning? Using the model of Mary of Bethany, who anointed Jesus' feet with costly perfume, readers discover how the act of worship itself is transformation. Worship can be a place of truth and transparency Through stories of gifted women who have overcome tremendous pain and obstacles to become worship leaders today, they show the deepness and widness of God's love for women everywhere.


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Women were created for intimacy with God. But so many things get in the way! Past abuse. Regret. Shame. Feelings of unworthiness. How can worship hold any real meaning? Using the model of Mary of Bethany, who anointed Jesus' feet with costly perfume, the authors help readers discover how the act of worship itself is transformation. Worship can be a place of truth and transparency!

Through stories of gifted women who have overcome tremendous pain and obstacles to become worship leaders today, they show the deepness and wideness of God's love for women who worshiped despite oppressive circumstances, and found strength and confidence to continue to focus on God. Readers will find courage to overcome the past and the desire to worship God extravagantly and wholeheartedly. Paperback.

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Item Specifications...


Studio: Regal Books
Pages   140
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 7.22" Width: 5.34" Height: 0.33"
Weight:   0.32 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Feb 1, 2007
Publisher   GOSPEL LIGHT PUBLISHERS #9
Age  12-10
ISBN  0830742794  
ISBN13  9780830742790  


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More About Amie Dockery & Mary Alessi


Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Amie Dockery is the director of women's ministry at Covenant Church in north Dallas, a church started by her parents, Mike and Kathy Hayes. She is the coauthor of the book "On Daddy's Shoulders." Gaining the understanding that only comes in the midst of personal trials has given Amie a desire to love God with her whole life. She and her husband, Stacey, have four children.

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Lots to thinka bout  Nov 30, 1999
When Women Worship examines what is keeping women from transforming worship. Each chapter discusses what can get in the way of intimacy with God. The authors look at women in the Bible, their role in worship and how it affects us today. They also interview modern worship leaders and how they overcame obstacles to form deeper walks with God through worship.

What are some obstacles to worship?

-- Unwillingness to go to God to fill our spiritual needs
-- Shame
-- Regrets
-- Our past
-- Fear of vulnerability

The authors also tackle the subject of what worship is and is not. I think whether you are a man or a woman, you can glean some truth from these statements:

* Worship is a place of truth (John 4:21:24).
* Worship is not the ability to perform vocally.
* Worship is focusing everything I am on everything He is.
* Worship is not restricted or confined to the lifting of hands, the yielding of hearts and the dancing of feet.
* Worship is a way of gift wrapping our pain and our past into the present and then giving them over to God.
* Worship creates an environment in which the damage of sin can be reversed.
All in all, When Women Worship was an insightful book. My copy is heavily underlined. It gave me a lot to think about and left me wishing I had finished it on a Saturday so that I would have corporate worship the next day. It felt oddly unfinished to me. I felt charged, commissioned, empowered even, but a little unsure of what to do with this empowerment.

As the authors say and I too believe, "We have been empowered by God to do more with our lives than just look pretty." Now what is a woman to do about it?

Armchair Interviews says: Insightful thoughts on women and worship.
 
Inspiring  Nov 30, 1999
This book is offering a totally new way of understanding worship. The five steps to creating an atmosphere of intimacy with God are such a powerful and effective tool to draw closer to Him, to rediscover yourself, and to really feel the unconditional love of God.
 
Outrageous  Nov 30, 1999
This is a wonderful instrument that was created to help us women worship God in a more intimate way and finally putting to rest all of your past hurts and pains.
 
A Powerful Tool for all Women!  Nov 30, 1999
Amie Dockery and Mary Alessi have published a powerful tool for all women who feel that they are not worthy to be in God's presence. In five simple steps, women of all backgrounds will learn how to once and for all put the past behind them and to be overshadowed by the presence of God.
 

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