The Friendships of Women (L'amitié au féminin)
A woman tells women about this wonderful gift for friendship with which God has endowed them. Rich in experiences and biblical models of friendship, this book arouses the enthusiasm of readers.
This book, with practical and biblical examples, is very relevant and concrete. The fact that the author was single, married and then widowed gives his words greater force.
Dee Brestin - American bestselling author and international speaker, Dee encourages women to deepen the Word of God and develop an intimate relationship with Jesus. His messages, embellished with many anecdotes and humor, have already reached thousands of women. A mother of five, she lost her husband to cancer in 2004.
"I literally devoured this book! It helped me a lot to understand how I functioned and why I needed the friendship of others. It also showed me the advantage of having older friends. After reading it, I wanted to give it to all my friends! »
- Rachel, 20 years old, student
“The author develops three wonderful biblical models of friendship. They opened my eyes to the importance of being a loyal friend to others. "
- Julie, 42, stay-at-home mom
"My husband often thinks that I am too outward looking because he doesn't feel the need, like most men, to have friends. I was relieved to better understand the differences between men and women at this level. This book has brought me closer to Christ. "
- Marie-Claire, 29 years old, teacher
"This is the second time that I have read this book and I am learning more! Every woman should read it! »
- Élisabeth, 51 years old, missionary
Table of contents
1. An innate gift for privacy
2. Women are friendlier
3. The dark side of friendships "sticks strong"
4. Relational Idolatry
5. Cinderella and the Coming Back
6. Healing Broken Hearts
7. The Risk of Love
8. Best Friends
9. An infallible love
10. Roses and Crocodiles
11. God knows our needs better than we do
12. The role of mentor
13. Look like Christ
Author : Brestin, Dee
Original title : The Friendships of Women
Publisher : BLF Éditions
ISBN : 978-2-36249-137-5
Pages : 284
Dimensions : 13 x 21 cm
Weight : 312 g
Format : paperback