Women’s Book Discussion Ideas 2017

Walk in Her Sandals: Experiencing Christ’s Passion through the Eyes of Women by Kelly Wahlquist: “What if you could have been a witness to the events of the last days of Jesus’ life–walking with him as he entered Jerusalem, observing his crucifixion, and embracing him on Easter?”: https://www.amazon.com/Walk-Her-Sandals-Experiencing-Christs/dp/1594716919/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1486502675&sr=8-1&keywords=walking+in+her+sandals


Walking with Purpose: Seven Priorities that Make Life Work by Lisa Brenninkmeyer of Dynamic Catholi: Drawing from her own experience of balancing marriage, motherhood, and work inside and outside the home, Lisa helps you uncover the key to living a busy life with inner calm. What’s the secret? Identifying key priorities, and doing first what matters most.” http://dynamiccatholic.com/book-program/book-program-book-catalog/


Getting Past Perfect: How to Find Joy and Grace in the Messiness of Motherhood (available March 1, 2017) by Katie Wicker: With honesty, humor, and practical wisdom, Getting Past Perfect helps moms overcome Pinterest-inspired perfectionism by replacing your deepest fears and anxieties with a steady trust in God and the freedom to love authentically.” https://www.amazon.com/Getting-Past-Perfect-Motherhood-Catholicmom-Com/dp/1594717168/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1486504803&sr=1-1&keywords=Getting+past+perfect


The Grace of Saying Yes: Eight Virtues for Generous Living by Lisa Hendey of Catholicmom.com: “In The Grace of Yes, Hendey shares eight spiritual virtues that have allowed her–and will help you–live generously and joyously say yes to God.” https://www.amazon.com/Grace-Yes-Virtues-Generous-Living/dp/159471472X/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1486504485&sr=8-1-fkmr0&keywords=the+grace+of+saying++Yes


Resisting Happiness by Matthew Kelly of Dynamic Catholic: “Breaking through resistance, Kelly tells us, is essential to becoming the-best-version-of-ourselves and living with passion and purpose.”



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For more ideas, please contact the Archdiocese of Dubuque Office of Adult Faith Formation: dbqcaf@dbqarch.org or the Archdiocese of Dubuque Education Resource Center: https://www.dbqarch.org/offices/education-resource-center/