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  • 256
  • Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World Finding Intimacy With God in the Busyness of Life
  • Joanna Weaver
  • English
  • 13 September 2019
  • 9781578562589

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Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World Finding Intimacy With God in the Busyness of Life

Joanna Weaver ñ 7 READ

Martha you love Jesus and really want to serve himyet you struggle with weariness resentment and feelings of inadeuacy Then comes Jesus right into the midst of your busy MaryMartha life and he extends the same invitation he issued long ago to the two sisters of Bethany Tenderly he invites you to choose the better part a joyful life of living room intimacy with him that flows naturally into kitchen service for him How can you make that choice With A wonderful book for any Christian Woman to read is Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World by Joanna Weaver This powerful book details the differences between Martha and Mary the two sisters of Lazarus in the bible Martha is described as “the original Martha Stewart the New Testament’s Proverbs 31 woman and Israel’s answer to Betty Crocker” She is busy serving and preparing for Jesus while Mary worships and listens at the feet of Jesus While both roles are important the purpose of the book is to find balance between your inner Martha and inner MaryHaving a Mary Heart in a Martha World by Joanna Weaver was written than ten years ago yet the content is applicable today You’ll often hear Christian women refer to their “Martha” personality and may wonder what exactly this is You may feel overburdened with volunteering work family and worship and exploring your options to find balance in your life roles Or you may spend so much time worshiping you neglect serving What is a Mary heart and how do you get one You’ll want to read this book“Martha thought she had value because she was productive Jesus wanted her to learn that she had value simply because she was His” writes Weaver In the chapters of this beautiful book you’ll learn to let go of your inner Martha and sit in the Living Room with Jesus or let go of your inner Mary and find yourself in the Kitchen of worship The back of the book includes a small group study guide and resources for Living Room or Kitchen Services in the name of Jesus

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With nearly a million copies sold Joanna Weaver's popular book shows women how to blend intimacy with Jesus and service for Him  An invitation for every woman who feels she isn't godly enoughisn't loving enoughisn't doing enough The life of a woman today isn't really all that different from that of Mary and Martha in the New Testament Like Mary you long to sit at the Lord's feetbut the daily demands of a busy world just won't leave you alone Like An invitation for every woman who feels she isn't godly enoughisn't loving enoughisn't doing enoughThe life of a woman today isn't really all that different from that of Mary and Martha in the New Testament Like Mary you long to sit at the Lord's feetbut the daily demands of a busy world just won't leave you alone Like Martha you love Jesus and really want to serve himyet you struggle with weariness resentment and feelings of inadeuacyThen comes Jesus right into the midst of your busy MaryMartha life and he extends the same invitation he issued long ago to the two sisters of Bethany Tenderly he invites you to choose the better part a joyful life of living room intimacy with him that flows naturally into kitchen service for himHow can you make that choice With her fresh approach to the familiar Bible story and its creative practical strategies Joanna shows how all of us Marys and Marthas alike can draw closer to our Lord deepening our devotion strengthening our service and doing both with less stress and greater joyMy Review I loved this book even if it did take me FOREVER to read it It made me feel like there was to my relationship with God then just Him being God He's my Dad He wants only the best for me and part of that best for me is an intimate relationship with him I still feel like I should do for Him but sometimes it isn't about that It's about sitting down and just spending time with him An amazing book by an amazing woman I can't wait to read the second book Having a Mary Spirit

SUMMARY Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World Finding Intimacy With God in the Busyness of Life

Her fresh approach to the familiar Bible story and its creative practical strategies Joanna shows how all of us Marys and Marthas alike can draw closer to our Lord deepening our devotion strengthening our service and doing both with less stress and greater joy This book includes a twelve week Bible study Also look for the ten week DVD study pack companion product to this book which includes three DVDs and a separate revised and expanded study guide Interestingly enough I started this book right when the coronavirus hit home Three members of my family became sick so you can imagine that I developed a Martha personality for the month of June This book focuses on the situation many people find themselves in our busy world There is much to do at home work with the family activities and so on With so much constantly going on it can often feel like we are constantly working and losing that special time we have to learn from God's Word The book discusses the importance of having a time set aside for prayer and God's Word as well as how one can strive for that work life balance Weaver also covers how one can enjoy their time of serving how the worry habit can be handled and hospitality to name a few A companion Bible study is included to accompany the book as well as resources to help one further develop their spiritual growth and various areas of serviceI enjoyed how the author developed different aspects of the Mary Martha story and related them to current struggles that readers face It really made me realize that other people also struggle with trying to do it all I think we all have a bit of Mary and Martha in us and finding that balance between the two can be a challenge Books like this can help readers take the steps to strive for that balance


About the Author: Joanna Weaver

Joanna Weaver is known the world over for her transparent and life changing books Having A Mary Heart in a Martha World Having a Mary Spirit and Lazarus Awakening These books have sold over a million copies Joanna has appeared on a wide variety of nationally syndicated radio and television broadcasts She loves sharing the heart of God for women at conferences around the country