The Excellent Wife: A Biblical Perspective
About the Author
Martha Peace is a biblical counselor with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors. She is the author of The Excellent Wife and several other books, and she speaks and teaches nationally and internationally. She lives her husband Sanford in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Study Guide includes questions for individuals or group study, covering all the contents of the book The Excellent Wife as outlined below.
Based on Proverbs 31
This is the most biblical blueprint for the woman who truly desires to be the wife God intended her to be, written in the last 100 years. A book based on Proverbs 31:10: “An excellent wife, who can find? For her worth is far above jewels.”
Thousands of women have already discovered the worth of this volume and testify to lives and marriages changed because of a commitment to the principles presented here. If this is a commitment you have made, or want to make, The Excellent Wife answers the difficult questions facing you today.
Who is an excellent wife? What is she like? Using the woman in Proverbs 31 as a model, trusted Christian counselor Peace offers detailed practical answers to questions most often asked by Christian wives. Her proven principles and scripturally based insights will encourage you to become the wife God wants you to be. This is a must-read for every Christian wife.
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- A wife’s understanding, covering the Biblical concepts of God’s authority, sin, relationships, marriage and the wife’s role Biblically.
- A wife’s responsibility: A deep analysis of the role of women in marriage from a Christian perspective. The author reminds the reader of the different roles of a wife – loving Jesus; loving, respecting and being submissive to her husband; taking care of her home; being united to her husband through the gift of intimacy.
- A wife’s submission: the author gives practical advice on how a wife should effectively communicate with her husband and how to resolve conflicts in her marriage.
- A wife’s special concerns: the author presents practical tools that can be used by a wife to overcome impatience, anxiety, loneliness and sorrow.