The life of a woman today isn't really all that different from that of Mary and Martha in the New Testament. Like Mary, you long to sit at the Lord's feet...but the daily demands of a busy world just won't leave you alone. Like Martha, you love Jesus and really want to serve him...yet you struggle with weariness, resentment, and feelings of inadequacy. Then comes Jesus, right into the midst of your busy Mary/Martha life---and he extends the same invitation he issued long ago to the two sisters of Bethany. Tenderly he invites you to choose the better part ---a joyful life of living-room intimacy with him that flows naturally into kitchen service for him. How can you make that choice? Now updated with a new 12 week companion Bible study, Weaver shows how all of us---Marys and Marthas alike---can draw closer to our Lord, deepening our devotion, strengthening our service, and doing both with less stress and greater joy.
Joanna Weaver is an author, pastor's wife, and mother of two. Her articles have appeared n such publications as Focus on the Family, Guideposts, and HomeLife. She is also the award-winning author of the wedding gift book, With This Ring. Joanna lives with her family in Whitefish, Montana. SPANISH BIO: Joanna Weaver es escritora, esposa de pastor y madre de dos hijos. Ha escrito articulos para publicaciones como Enfoque a la familia y Guideposts. Tambien fue galardonada por su libro de regalo para bodas, With This Ring (Con Este Anillo). Joanna vive con su familia en Whitefish, Montana.