The Women of Easter: Encounter the Savior with Mary of

The Women of Easter: Encounter the Savior with Mary of Bethany, Mary of Nazareth, and Mary Magdalene This Season of Grace, Deepen Your Faith in God Who So Loved the World that He Gave Us His SonYou re about to meet three women named Mary, each of whom has a life changing encounter with Jesus Mary of Bethany prepares the way for the Lord s burial when she anoints His feet and fills the air with her perfume His mother, Mary of Nazareth, remains by His side from His first breath to His last, her loyalty unwavering Mary Magdalene, delivered of seven demons, bravely supports her Teacher through His darkest hours and then proclaims the glorious news of His resurrection What a trio What a SaviorYour mind and emotions will be engaged and your faith strengthened as each scene unfolds, preparing your heart for a richer, deeper Easter experience Liz Curtis Higgs, a seasoned Bible teacher and award winning novelist, combines her storytelling skills with a thorough verse by verse study of Scripture as together you explore the remarkable lives of the women of Easter Liz Curtis Higgs is one of the most amazing teachers of God s Word that I have ever experienced Her in depth knowledge of the Scriptures, gifting as a communicator, and personal relationship with the Lord make her unmatched in the ability to take biblical truth and make it applicable to anybody Priscilla Shirer, New York Times best selling author of Fervent


10 thoughts on “The Women of Easter: Encounter the Savior with Mary of Bethany, Mary of Nazareth, and Mary Magdalene

  1. says:

    Easter Sunday, the perfect day to finish this wonderful book You re about to meet three women named Mary, each of whom has a life changing encounter with Jesus Mary of Bethany prepares the way for the Lord s burial when she anoints His feet and feels the air with her perfume His mother, Mary of Nazareth, remains by His side from His first breath


  2. says:

    This book was recommended to me by one of the women in my weekly devotional group She also commented that Liz Curtis Higgs was doing a daily Lenten focus of the book on her facebook page Well, that had me hooked I got the book and very much enjoyed it I did refer to the facebook page periodically, but I read it through with great interest What a g


  3. says:

    I have been a believer for a long time and it s easy to think I know all the stories in the Bible However you get something out of it each time you read the verses I used this book with our Woman s Life Group where we looked up the verses and I read aloud the thoughts given by Liz Curtis Higgs and it was a real joy to do it as a group and find that


  4. says:

    The premise for the book intrigued me a book about three Biblical women named Mary What struck me was Higgs similarity in writing to Max Lucado s style down to earth, plain speaking thoughts.I wanted to like this book Wanted it to be something that would help me look at Easter in a fresh new way Unfortunately, I could not get past the first chapter


  5. says:

    I absolutely LOVE the non fiction Liz Curtis Higgs produces Every word she writes is full of the love of the Word, as well as authority that she backs with notes and citation She s also so down to earth and not holier than thou it s like you are reading the words of a close friend who loves Jesus and the reader The title of the book pretty much says


  6. says:

    I knew this would be good, its Liz Curtis Higgs and she paints pictures with words, but wow, this one really spoke to my heart Through the eyes of the women around Jesus before, during and after the crucifixion, I gained a new perspective of this amazing story I relate to the gift God gives to us better now, I understand better why He chose who He did


  7. says:

    Liz Curtis Higgs does it every time I love her books This book is fantastic Verse by verse, Higgs breaks down the stories in the Bible starting with Mary of Bethany My favorite part about how this book is set up is how detailed and thought provoking it is I have read these passages in scripture numerous times Then Liz starts breaking it down and talkin


  8. says:

    I loved this study I read it the two weeks leading up to Easter along with my own notebook for notes Though I m very familiar with these three individuals and the stories involved, I loved that this study enabled me to look at new aspects to the Easter story that could be applied to my life This book will definitely be something I will reread every year


  9. says:

    Join the Women of EasterSome were mentioned by name.Others were never identified, but throughout the life of Jesus, we learn that there were certain women who traveled with Jesus, who welcomed Him when he needed a meal or a place to stay, who provided for Him out of their means It is significant that there is no record in Scripture of any of these women


  10. says:

    Our sovereign God didn t leave a single moment of His Son s resurrection to chance He knew from the beginning of time that these women would be the first to know, the first to see God chose women to serve as His witnesses this day This was an amazing book but not a book to just read through It s a book to ponder and savor as you read I read this with my B


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