Ron Deal understands the inner workings of the step-family and provides practical, realistic solutions to the issues they face. With a biblical perspective, he helps remarried and soon-to-be-married couples solve the everyday puzzles of step-parenting, learn communication skills with ex-spouses, deal with the common pitfalls and so much more.
An honest and groundbreaking guide to understanding the complicated emotions that develop between stepmothers and children. When faced with often overwhelming challenges, what woman with stepchildren is unfamiliar with that “stepmonster” feeling? Half of all women in the United States will live with or marry a man with children. To guide women new to this role—and empower those who are struggling with it—Wednesday Martin draws upon her own experience as a stepmother. She's frank about the…
Touted by leaders as a "classic" among marriage books, award-winning Love & Respect has sold over a million copies! Love & Respect reveals why spouses react negatively to each other and how they can deal with conflict biblically.
I've been slowly savoring the book Women, Food and God by Geneen Roth. It's all about how what you eat is inseparable from how you feel about life. One of my favorite quotes thus far: "Meditation is a tool to shake yourself awake. A way to discover what you love. A practice to return yourself to our body when the mind medleys threaten to usurp your sanity."