Welcome to our blog stop on the Google Play Winter Giveaway! Author Marilynn Dawson is giving away one PDF copy of her books each week until the end of January 2014, which means there are only two weeks left. This Giveaway is in celebration of her next release, “Dressed for Eternity” which will launch in February 2014. You can read a sample of that book here: https://www.facebook.com/Marilynn.Dawson.Author/app_186268111422317
Today, we get to feature the Leader’s Guide from her series, “Becoming the Bride of Christ: A Personal Journey”. This is a 6 volume set with a Leader’s Guide; 14 chapters spread across the volumes. The Leader’s Guide brings up the rear as a way of doing the daily sessions together in a group. The back cover of Volume Six has this to share:
“This is not your typical lightly feathered daily moment of uplifting encouragement. Instead, you hold in your hand an outline for boot camp as you travel with me through:
• lessons regarding what it means to get closer to God’s heart,
• the cleansing fires of God’s love,
• and scratch the surface of what it means to live this out in every day life where the rubber meets the road.
You and your group are about to become both a fly on the wall to the thoughts of my heart, as well as fellow participants in probably one of the most intense periods of growth I have ever been through!”
Becoming the Bride of Christ chronicles Marilynn’s personal journey as she learn to live with God as unseen Husband and Father in the home. It’s about learning to appropriate many Scriptural concepts that we’ve overly spiritualized, and bringing them down to where life is lived every day. This book can be read as an account of the lessons God’s actively teaching her, or it can be engaged in as a personal or group Bible study. There is quite a bit of Scripture in every chapter, as well as questions to help a person appropriate these lessons into their own life. One of her goals is to share a story that men as well as women can read and glean from. Too often it seems presentations on the Bride of Christ have been geared toward women when Scripture says the Church, who is referred to as the Bride of Christ, is made up of men and women. Marilynn write from a women’s perspective of course, but it’s her desire that men will be able to gather helpful insight, not just women. After all, we are all called to live out the commands of Christ in our everyday life.
You are welcome to read an excerpt from the Leader’s Guide at this url here: http://www.freado.com/read/14676/becoming-the-bride-of-christ-a-personal-journey-volume-7
Marilynn is giving away a copy of the Leader’s Guide on January 19th. As the giveaway is happening on Google Play, you will need a Google account email address to be eligable for the drawing. Enter via Rafflecopter below:
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Disclaimer: The cool thing about taking part in this blog tour, is that I get a copy of this week’s book too! We both win!