Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Gems of Wisdom
Title: GEMS OF WISDOM: For a Treasure Filled Life
Author: Angela Breidenbach
Publisher: Journey Press
Genre: Nonfiction/Christian life
GEMS OF WISDOM is a treasure book that will help us look for the beautiful stones God created as modern-day memory aids to anchor wisdom in our hearts and minds. Set up as a devotional-style the chapters start with a memory verse, then go into a personal and true story from the hearts of either the author or others.
After the personal stories, readers will find:
Pirates: fiction portrayals of cutthroat negative attitudes, situations, and feelings that get in the way of healthy living (based on real historical pirates)
Putting it all together: ties the loose ends together so it’s easy to understand and easy to practice.
Polishing points: real-life options to solve dilemmas and suggestions on putting them into practice.
Gemstones: Gems of wisdom rewarded as new concepts learned.
Definitions: a little more perspective on some words and ideas
Tips: gem chips that had worked for others
There is a GEMS OF WISDOM companion guide included at the end of the book, with space to include your answers to t he questions included in each chapter.
If you are looking for a new book, then GEMS OF WISDOM is a book that will take you beyond the five minutes of reading—this will take you to the heart and soul of yourself as you seek God’s wisdom. $14.99. 232 pages.