have read and both enjoyed and been encouraged by Joanna Weaver’s books, so when I was given the opportunity to read and review At the Feet of Jesus: Daily Devotions to Nurture a Mary Heart I was thrilled and I am not at all disappointed!
This is a devotional book for a full year. Each day includes the author’s devotional on a topic that affects many women and many of them are excerpts from her books, and at the end of each devotional is a reference to Scripture to read and a short sentence afterwards on a thought to “reflect” on. Throughout the book there’s are pages called “Going Deeper” which encourages for more intimate time with God and how to do so. At the Feet of Jesus is a great book to pick up each day and just be encouraged where we are at. I have always liked Joanna Weaver’s realness as she relates to everyday, stretching, and growing women who have pains and deal with life in general. This book is no exception. Even if you have read her other books, I found reading through some of the devotionals it being reminder of things that pricked my heart previously and know God wants me to remember!
I really like this At the Feet of Jesus and think it would be a great Christmas or Birthday gift to give to a special friend, daughter and/or mom. It’s definitely a book I will be continuing to read!
I received a copy of At the Feet of Jesus at no cost for the purpose of review. All opinions are my own and were not otherwise compensated. The information below was provided by Litfuse Publicity to share with my review.
About At the Feet of Jesus – You were made for more than serving God; you were made to “know” Him.
Intimacy with God–to know Him and be known by Him. It is what our hearts desperately need, but somehow life conspires to keep us busy and distracted.
For anyone who struggles when it comes to daily devotions, “At the Feet of Jesus” extends an irresistible invitation to set aside your duties and find the amazing peace and incredible joy that come from time alone with Him. Drawn from Joanna Weaver’s beloved Bethany trilogy, each reading in this 365-day devotional includes a Bible reading passage and reflection question. All-new material and “Going Deeper” sidebars are also woven throughout.
Discover for yourself the riches that come from spending a portion of each day alone with God. At the feet of Jesus–where true life begins
Includes a unique One-Year Bible Reading Guide.
About Joanna Weaver – With more than one million books in print, Joanna Weaver is the best-selling author of Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World, Having a Mary Spirit, Lazarus Awakening, and the award-winning gift book With This Ring. Her books have been translated into several languages around the world.
Weaver’s articles have appeared in such publications as Focus on the Family, Guideposts, and In Touch. She has also appeared on a number of national TV and radio broadcasts such as The Harvest Show, Midday Connection, HomeWord and others.
She is also a highly sought-after speaker and shares her message at intimate gatherings and several high-profile events each year.
As much as she loves writing and speaking, her greatest joy is found in being a pastor’s wife and a mother. The parents of three, Joanna and her pastor husband, John, live in Montana.