Praying Through Your Pregnancy

Author: Jennifer Polimino
Publisher: Gospel Light Publications
ISBN: 9780830748082
Release Date: 2010-03-28
Genre: Health & Fitness

Praying Through Your Pregnancy shows a mother how to provide an early head start for her child through the power of prayer. With fresh spiritual insight, each chapter reveals what is happening with the baby’s development that week, starting with the very first moment of conception, when God begins the creation of either a boy or a girl. Readers will learn how the confidence they place in God affects the healthy development of their precious growing baby, and how to reduce their own stress and anxiety by looking to the Creator. In this interactive guidebook, the author shares excerpts from her pregnancy journal as an encouragement for women to write their own thoughts and feelings, and each chapter ends with a “Mother’s Prayer” and “Scriptures for Meditation.”

Praying Through Your Pregnancy

Author: Jennifer Polimino
Publisher: Revell
ISBN: 9781441225580
Release Date: 2010-03-12
Genre: Health & Fitness

Praying Through Your Pregnancy shows a mother how to provide an early head start for her child through the power of prayer. With fresh spiritual insight, each chapter reveals what is happening with the baby's development that week, starting with the very first moment of conception, when God begins the creation of either a boy or a girl. Readers will learn how the confidence they place in God affects the healthy development of their precious growing baby, and how to reduce their own stress and anxiety by looking to the Creator. In this interactive guidebook, the author shares excerpts from her pregnancy journal as an encouragement for women to write their own thoughts and feelings, and each chapter ends with a Mother's Prayer and Scriptures for Meditation. Praying Through Your Pregnancy was a 2011 Christian Book Award Finalist.

Praying Through Your Pregnancy

Author: Jennifer Polimino
Publisher: Gospel Light Publications
ISBN: 9780830754458
Release Date: 2010-03-12
Genre: Health & Fitness

Praying Through Your Pregnancy shows a mother how to provide an early head start for her child through the power of prayer. With fresh spiritual insight, each chapter reveals what is happening with the baby’s development that week, starting with the very first moment of conception, when God begins the creation of either a boy or a girl. Readers will learn how the confidence they place in God affects the healthy development of their precious growing baby, and how to reduce their own stress and anxiety by looking to the Creator. In this interactive guidebook, the author shares excerpts from her pregnancy journal as an encouragement for women to write their own thoughts and feelings, and each chapter ends with a Mother’s Prayer and Scriptures for Meditation. Praying Through Your Pregnancy was a 2011 Christian Book Award Finalist.

Praying Through Your Child s Early Years

Author: Jennifer Polimino
Publisher: Revell
ISBN: 9781441225573
Release Date: 2012-10-23
Genre: Family & Relationships

God has a one-of-a-kind plan for every little life placed in our care, and it's never too soon to begin praying for this plan to unfold. This year-by-year guide is the perfect prayer handbook from a child's birth through age five. Inside, readers will find stories, tips, and prayers for every important milestone--from crawling, walking, and table eating in baby's first year to helping with everyday chores once baby becomes a big boy or big girl. Journaling space for each phase of development help readers and their child remember in years to come how God was at work at every stage. Each chapter contains a special list of Scripture verses to guide further prayer and meditation on God's Word. Nominated for a 2013 Christian Retailing's Best Award

Supernatural Childbirth

Author: Jackie Mize
Publisher: Harrison House Publishers
ISBN: 9780892747566
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Family & Relationships

"Supernatural childbirth is a practical and realistic look at God's promises for conception, pregnancy and delivery. This is not “pie-in-the-sky” – this is a personal testimony of how one couple overcame defeat and triumphed in God's plan."

40 Weeks

Author: Jennifer Vanderlaan
Publisher: Birthing Naturally
ISBN: 9780976554110
Release Date: 2005-07-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

This unique inspirational resource features weekly descriptions of your baby's growth and pregnancy specific devotionals to encourage and enlighten even the most experienced mother. Weekly prayer guides support your desire to pray daily for your child, while challenging you to deepen your spiritual life. Supportive suggestions for handling pregnancy symptoms help make the journey from "expecting" to "mother" as comfortable as possible. This is the pregnancy guide no Christian should be without.

The Christian Childbirth Handbook

Author: Jennifer Vanderlaan
Publisher: Birthing Naturally
ISBN: 9780976554127
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Health & Fitness

Providing Christian expectant parents with the tools and information they need to plan for the arrival of their new baby. Applying Biblical principles to the process of giving birth while exploring the wide variety of options available to today's families allows parents to make the best decisions regardless of the circumstances surrounding their baby's birth.

Waiting in Wonder

Author: Catherine Claire Larson
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers
ISBN: 1400321077
Release Date: 2013-04-09
Genre: Health & Fitness

A devotional journal inviting women to embrace the spiritualjourney that awaits as they prepare for the high and holy calling of motherhood. Expecting ababy is a time of unfolding wonders—from the jolt of first heartbeat, to thebuds of tiny fingers, to the flutter of little kicks. During pregnancy, amother’s body nourishes this quiet miracle’s development. But through thetrials of morning sickness, the anticipation of labor, and the questions ofwhether she’ll be a good mother, she’ll need her own nourishment—both physicalas well as spiritual. She’ll want to nurture her own heart so that she may oneday strengthen the spiritual life of this child entrusted to her. Waiting in Wonder guides readers through the weeks ofpregnancy with devotions designed to encourage, strengthen, and inspire. Each devotionincludes Scripture and journaling space for writing personal thoughts, prayers,dreams, even love letters to the growing baby. And when baby is born, motherwill hold a lifelong keepsake for rereading and reliving a truly wonder-filledtime of physical change and spiritual growth.

First Time Dad

Author: John Fuller
Publisher: Moody Publishers
ISBN: 157567937X
Release Date: 2011-05-01
Genre: Religion

Perhaps the most powerful influence in the world is that of a dad on his child. Baseball gloves, dirty diapers, tiny little hands, first days of school, daddy-daughter dances, and learner's permits... and so much more! There's no way you can be ready for it all, but this is when you need to get a bit of a head start... First Time Dad by Focus on the Family ministry veteran (and father of 6) John Fuller lets you in on the stuff you really need to know... because in just a few months or weeks or days, your life is going to change--forever. Set good priorities. Break bad habits and/or family patterns. Recognize and recover from some common fathering mistakes. Know that your words have immense power. And learn how to cultivate a lasting parent-child relationship. So, instead of wondering "oh man, oh man, oh man... what am I going to do now?" for 9 months... read this short book (plus it's pretty fun too) and get excited! "Dad, your job is critical... And you can do it."

Praying for Boys

Author: Brooke McGlothlin
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 9781441263445
Release Date: 2014-01-21
Genre: Religion

What Are Your Biggest Concerns for Your Son? Instead of trying harder to change your boy's behavior or worrying about his future, enjoy the peace that comes when you pray specific prayers for him straight from the Bible. This encouraging book helps you target your prayers on what your son needs most--from patience and self-control to having a pure heart and making wise decisions. Today you can start giving whatever concerns you have to God and - learn to fight for your son's heart in prayer - look at raising boys as a gift - see how even quick prayers make a difference - understand boys' deepest struggles, no matter their age - rest in knowing that God is the only One who can change your son's heart Written for moms but great for dads (and grandparents) too, this easy-to-use book is filled with uplifting stories and biblical wisdom that will equip you on your journey to raising a godly man. Includes a 21-Day Prayer Guide for Small Groups, in Person or Online! "What a gift Brooke has given us in this wonderfully practical and urgently needed book. We all want the very best for our sons. We invest so much in growing our boys up right, but we must remember that only our prayer partnership with God can mold their hearts. Brooke teaches us mamas how to fill the most sacred spaces of parenting with powerfully effective prayers." --Lysa TerKeurst, New York Times bestselling author and president of Proverbs 31 Ministries "Praying for Boys is more than a book of prayers or a devotional book for moms. It's a real toolbox that empowers parents to lead, love, and fight for the hearts of their sons."--Amanda White, ohAmanda.com, author of Truth in the Tinsel "Praying for Boys is profoundly motivating and biblical. Every mom who needs direction in raising boys into spiritually vibrant men will be challenged to embrace this clear strategy that Brooke provides. Highly practical and very encouraging!"--Sally Clarkson, director of Mom Heart Ministries and author of Desperate "I can't think of a greater resource for parents of boys than this book. Brooke McGlothlin has taken her love for all things boy, spelled out the important stuff, and infused a deep understanding of what boys need most in these pages. It is a must-read and pass-it-on kind of book!"--Lisa Whittle, speaker and author of {w}hole "Praying for Boys has challenged me to get on my knees and cry out to God for my sons in ways I never had before--boldly, expectantly, persistently, passionately. My mama heart has been changed."--Erin Mohring, co-founder of Raising Boys Media "As a mom it is a necessity and a privilege to bring our children to God through prayer. Brooke has created a fantastic resource to encourage and help us along the way. Praying for Boys is a must-have for every boy-mom!"--Ruth Schwenk, speaker, writer, and creator of thebettermom.com "Brooke's practical book, full of vulnerable sharing and deeply rooted in God's Word, will become a useful tool as you seek to make prayer a priority and model for your boys just how to run hard after Jesus."--Karen Ehman, Proverbs 31 Ministries director of speakers and author of LET. IT. GO.

Christ Centered Childbirth

Author: Kelly Townsend
Publisher: Four Winds Publications
ISBN: 0976950502
Release Date: 2005-07-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

A desperately needed book that encourages the reader to draw upon the strength of the Holy Spirit, who reduces the fear and torment of birth. It includes a devotional Bible study that is easy to organize, information on the practical issues of pregnancy, labor, and delivery, and most importantly the spiritual issues surrounding the expectant couple. This book is a one-of-a-kind, focusing primarily on the lessons God would have us learn while becoming parents or growing the family. Ultimately, the foundational purpose of Christ Centered Childbirth is to give glory to God by bringing Jesus back into birth!

A Prayer for Baby

Author: Rosalynn M. Smith, Ph.D
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 9781490892344
Release Date: 2015-11-11
Genre: Religion

A Prayer for Baby is a pregnancy devotional that includes a prayer for each day of baby, mommy, and family’s 40-week journey during mommy’s pregnancy. The devotional contains prayers focused on what baby is experiencing for that day/week, in basic scientific terms. A Prayer for Baby provides prayers that remind us of God’s Word and encourages the expecting mom to trust in the power of His might!

That s My Teenage Son

Author: Rick Johnson
Publisher: Revell
ISBN: 9781441214232
Release Date: 2005-07-01
Genre: Religion

The teen years are a vital stage for a boy as he develops into a man. But these years can also make moms feel like they have lost influence in their sons' lives. Friends and media pull one way while Mom pulls the other. How can a mom be sure she is doing everything she can to help her son grow into a mature and responsible adult? A follow-up to the popular That's My Son, this book helps moms use their considerable influence to help their teenage boys become good men. Moms will learn about the emotional life of their boys what changes are taking place in their bodies how to help them develop healthy sexuality what boys fear most what traits they need to learn to grow into good men how to communicate with them and how to positively influence their spirituality Every mother of teen boys will find this a welcome guide and a source of encouragement during the tumultuous years when their boys are growing into men.

God s Plan for Pregnancy

Author: Nerida Walker
Publisher: Harrison House
ISBN: 9810865368
Release Date: 2012-05-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Discover God's way to OVERCOME the challenges of infertility, pregnancy, childbirth and beyond. This book outlines the powerful truths in God's Word for all areas of childbearing and how to apply them to your life. It is a fully comprehensive book designed to build your faith, and help you to overcome any fear or complication by teaching you how to pray effectively during the conception, pregnancy, birth and postnatal period. It also contains specific prayer points, and prayers for these areas. There are also testimonies from women who applied God's Word to their lives to overcome amazing odds and have now received their personal breakthrough! Nerida Walker and her husband, Shaun once had to face the harrowing possibility of never being able to have children, after it was discovered by doctors that it was medically impossible for Shaun to ever father a child. Despite this crushing news, Nerida knew that with God nothing was impossible! Seeking refuge and solace in God's Word, she held on to His promise that none of His people will ever be barren (Exodus 23:26). Placing her trust completely in God and His word, Nerida conceived supernaturally, Shaun and her then had four children in four and a half years!