Item description for Mama Made the Difference: Life Lessons My Mother Taught Me by T D Jakes...
Overview In an inspirational, intensely personal study, the author of The Lady, Her Lover, and Her Lord pays tribute to the lifelong lessons that he received growing up in his mother's home, detailing the time-honored values she taught him and offering a collection of biblical stories about mothers, advice, and testimonials from African Americans about the importance of motherhood. Reprint. 250,000 first printing.
Publishers Description The "New York Times" bestseller that celebrates motherhood-for-mothers and those who love them. Beloved pastor and bestselling author T.D. Jakes pays tribute to his mother-and mothers everywhere-with powerful, heartwarming stories and lessons from his own experiences as a son and pastor. Woven into these vignettes are Biblical stories and testimonials from famous children of mighty mothers whose nurturing wisdom and influence helped to shape their worlds, and whose invaluable lessons were the building blocks of great character. Bishop Jakes incorporates those lessons-from believing in God and oneself, to learning the value of support, responsibility, and celebrating others, to understanding the power of prayer, wisdom, and endurance-in "Mama Made the Difference," a must-have not only for mothers, but also for daughters and sons, brothers and sisters, parents and grandparents-and anyone else who has ever felt the power of a mother's love.
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Studio: Berkley Trade
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.18" Width: 5.56" Height: 0.8" Weight: 0.6 lbs.
Release Date Apr 3, 2007
Publisher Penguin Group USA
ISBN 0425213889 ISBN13 9780425213889
Availability 0 units.
More About T D Jakes
Bishop T. D. Jakes is the author of the bestsellers God's Leading Lady; The Lady, Her Lover, and Her Lord; Maximize the Moment; The Great Investment; His Lady; and Woman, Thou Art Loosed!, which is also the basis for a bestselling video and CD. His daily morning show, The Potter's Touch, and weekly broadcast, The Potter's House, air on Trinity Broadcasting Network and Black Entertainment Television, as well as in Europe and South America.
Bishop Jakes is the founder and pastor of The Potter's House, one of the fastest-growing churches in the nation, where he pastors an interracial congregation of more than twenty-eight thousand members. Also a highly successful entrepreneur, he has pioneered three multi-million-dollar corporations and travels the world as an invited guest of foreign diplomats and presidents to discuss personal and economic empowerment. He lives in Dallas, Texas.
T. D. Jakes has published or released items in the following series...