This month's Book Club will focus on the story of Ruth - her name means friendship. We will study the love Ruth had for her mother-in-law and God's blessings for her. See the link below under "Recommended Books" to purchase "Women of the Bible".
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In Becoming the Woman God Wants Me to Be, author Donna Partow shows women how to reenergize their lives in 90 days. She covers everything from faith and family to fitness and fashion (with lots more) in this comprehensive plan for greater vitality in life and intimacy with God.
Turn those little hearts and minds to God as you tuck your child into bed! Featuring more than 60 readings for kids ages 4 to 8, this faith-building collection of nighttime devotions includes their favorite Bible stories, NIV Scriptures, thoughtful questions, prayers and bright, whimsical illustrations. Covering the Scriptures from Genesis to Revelation, Bible Devotions for Bedtime is perfect for parents wanting to spend spiritual quality time with their kids.
With 215 fast-paced narratives in chronological order, The Action Bible makes it easier for readers to follow the Bible's historical flow as the story builds up to the thrilling climax of Christ's life. A compelling blend of clear, forceful communication with dramatic illustration creates an appeal that crosses all age boundaries and is perfect for contemporary readers.
Don't miss the vividly illustrated, fast-paced version of the most epic story ever told; your kids won't want to put it down.
An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States. In this autobiography, the former first lady walks readers through the challenges and triumphs in her life that have shaped her into the fearless female leader she is today.
In this engaging and beautifully illustrated children’s book, Ernie (Earnest McEwen Jr.) dreamed of a better life for his family in the segregated South of the 1930s. More than anything, he wanted to go to college.
While working as a janitor at Ole Miss, Ernie spoke to a professor about his burning desire to go to college, setting in motion a series of events that would change his and his family’s life for all time.
Who's more inspiring than Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the trailblazing 107th Supreme Court Justice? Fifteen years in the making, this biography written by Jane Sherron de Hart explores the experiences that shaped Ginsburg's passion for justice and her advocacy for gender equality.
Home to one of Angelou's most praised poems, Phenomenal Woman, this book of poetry celebrates everything from dreams and lively Saturday nights to freedom and the sounds of the South. Through an energetic rhythm and written prowess, Angelou honors life—and the good and bad that comes with it.
How Stella Got Her Groove Back grows up in the author’s latest title, a story about what it takes to pursue joy after unexpected loss. Sixty-eight-year-old Loretha Curry has a full life, but when the unthinkable—and unforeseeable—happens, Loretha must turn to her friends for help healing old wounds and learning how to thrive.
When the Vignes twin sisters were growing up, they were inseparable. But now, as adults, they’ve taken two paths: one living with her Black daughter in the same community she’s known her whole life; the other passing as white and living among loved ones who have no idea where she came from. Propulsive and compassionate, Bennett’s follow-up to The Mothers is not to be missed.
Emmy Award winner, renowned lawyer and journalist, and The View cohost Sunny Hostin makes her literary debut with this dazzling novel about a life-changing summer along the beaches of Martha's Vineyard.
Welcome to Oak Bluffs, the most exclusive black beach community in the country. Known for its gingerbread Victorian-style houses and modern architectural marvels, this picturesque town hugging the sea is a mecca for the crème de la crème of black society—where Michelle and Barack Obama vacation and Meghan Markle has shopped for a house for her mom. Black people have lived in this pretty slip of the Vineyard since the 1600s and began buying property in the 1800s, making this posh town the embodiment of “old money.”
The acclaimed first volume in feminist icon bell hooks' "Love Song to the Nation,” All About Love is a revelation about what causes a polarized society and how to heal the divisions that cause suffering. Here is the truth about love, and inspiration to help us instill caring, compassion, and strength in our homes, schools, and workplaces.
This unforgettable novel from renowned author Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative power of unexpected friendship. Inspired by the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, this illustrated book is told from the point of view of Ivan himself. This acclaimed middle grade novel is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 5 to 6, especially during homeschooling. It’s a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.
Focus on fifty-two female heroes in Scripture, and you’ll discover yourself in the process. Women of the Bible: 52 Studies for Individuals and Groups is designed especially for those who want to delve more deeply, either alone or in a group, into the lives of women like Ruth, Anna, Esther, Leah, Rachel, Mary, Elizabeth, and other women who encountered the living God. This study edition of the best-seller Women of the Bible, includes an introduction to each woman, major Scripture passages, study materials, and cultural backgrounds.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will be remembered as a warrior for change and equality. Her legacy is an inspiration for all women and young girls. Her life's work is a benefit to us all. A special tribute to a Virtuous Woman - Rest in Peace.
See the link below under "Recommended Books" to purchase her biography.
Let’s get a #ThreeBookChallenge going in your community and on your TL! Purchase at least one book by and for black folk and give them to folks in your community! Please be sure to include books authored by black women, children and marginalized genders! Use this hashtag so we can see you! Please share!!!! #BLM