Item description for The Friendships of Women: The Beauty and Power of God's Plan for Us by Dee Brestin...
Overview This tenth anniversary edition updates the classic that transformed the way women think about their friendships. In addition, a personal or small group study guide has been added to the close of each chapter.
In the midst of deadlines, car pools, and breakfast dishes, it can be tempting to push aside your longing for intimate friendships. Why add something else to your schedule-and be hurt or disappointed again? Yet it seems that even in the busyness and struggles of life, we cannot ignore our ache to know kindred spirits.
In The Friendships of Women, Dee Brestin encourages you to listen to your need for friendships and to find and strengthen those relationships. Relying on key biblical stories, Dee explores what the story of Ruth teaches us about "rapport talk," how Luke celebrates the power of women's intuition, and what we can learn about avoiding unhealthy dependency from one of the most significant friendships in the Old Testament.
With a passion borne from an intense belief in the power of friendship, Dee guides your relationships to new levels of intimacy and trust. Engaging, honest, and deeply personal, The Friendships of Women will inspire you to see your desire for friendship not as a burden but as a gift.
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Studio: David C. Cook
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6.36" Height: 0.67" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date Sep 28, 2016
Publisher David C. Cook
ISBN 1434768376 ISBN13 9781434768377
Availability 60 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 26, 2016 07:28.
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More About Dee Brestin
Dee Brestin is the author of The Friendships of Women, which has sold more than one million copies, and Falling in Love with Jesus (with Kathy Troccoli), which has sold more than 400,000 copies. She is also a Bible teacher, writer, and speaker with a blog and weekly Bible study that is one of the most active on the internet. She has published more than 20 Bible studies, is a frequent guest on Moody Broadcasting and Focus on the Family radio, and speaks annually to tens of thousands of women in America and around the world. Dee lives in Missouri and at her cottage in Wisconsin.
Dee Brestin currently resides in Kearny, in the state of Nebraska. Dee Brestin was born in 1944.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Friendships Of Women (Repack)?
Friendships of Women has been a GREAT book for our group Feb 12, 2010
Friendships of Women has been a GREAT book for our group. It is challenging and insightful.
A wonderful book for young and older women! Jun 13, 2009
This book, from the older version to the newer is excellent for teaching interpersonal relationships among women. What a beautiful story of Ruth and Naomi to teach the importance of intergenerational friendships has value both to the young woman as well as the older woman.
Women's Fellowship Mar 26, 2009
I am a Dee Brestin fan -- and this book is a wonderful read or a special gift to a believing female friend.
The Friendships of Women: The Beauty and Power of God's Plan for Us Dec 12, 2008
This is a great book. It answered a lot of questions I had concerning friendships, like how to be a good friend and how to maintain friendships, and why they sometimes go sour! It illustrates real life friendship issues we all face and offers lots of practical wisdom from great Biblical examples, and it's funny too!