Saturday, October 20, 2012

Book Review--Graceful by Emily P. Freeman

The premise of this book is identifying which "good girl" voice we listen to, its dangers, and how to overcome.

Although targeted for young women, the book can resonate with women in general.  Looking at themselves at this age can bring a new healing.

The author's personal account of herself at this age provided a light-heartedness to a difficult subject--where and why one hides.  Her candor provided a sensitivity to the subject where one became vulnerable to introspection.  Rather than being judgmental or presenting herself as the possessor of the answers, she accurately pointed the reader to the solution--Jesus.

Her ability to accurately distinguish good behavior and a personal relationship with Jesus is noteworthy.  The reader is left knowing that good behavior is not the ultimate goal of  a Christian, but rather a life lived based upon the continual dependence and hiding in Jesus is.

I would recommend this book for personal or small group study for young ladies and women.

                   I received a copy of this book in exchange for my honest review, courtesy of


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