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Topic: 30-Day Makeover


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Your Make-Over and Godís Mirror

Posted on 11-Nov-08 12:23 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

You did it! Yesterday was the thirtieth—and final—day of the True Woman Make-Over. How do you look? I wouldn't be surprised if you feel uglier now than when you started . . .

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A Lasting Kindness (Day 30 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:47 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

It’s not your responsibility to fix all the problems of the needy in the world. But God has called you to be sensitive to the needs of those that He’s put into your sphere of influence and to open your eyes and be available to minister to their practical needs.

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The Beauty of Holiness (Day 29 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:46 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

The goal of being pure of heart is not to make us look good. That's self-righteousness. The goal is to make God look good.

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Sound Thinking (Day 28 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:44 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

Sometimes pressures come at you so fast it seems like you can’t think straight. Learn to develop a biblical, sound mind so that you can think clearly no matter what is happening around you.

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Delighting In Your Children (Day 27 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:43 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, With Your Kids

Don’t lose the joys that you could have in the present, and the opportunities God is giving you today, by being impatient for the future!

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Letting God Shape Your Husband (Day 26 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:42 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Marriage

The best marriage is nothing more than two sinners continually humbling themselves and knowing how to get to the cross to find the grace of God.

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Make Your Husband a Priority (Day 25 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:41 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Marriage

If you are a married woman, loving your husband is the number-one way that you demonstrate your commitment to sound doctrine.

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Intentional Training (Day 24 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:40 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Relationships with Others

Mentoring takes place in the context of everyday life . . .

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The Anatomy of Addiction (Day 23 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:38 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

The desire itself may not be inherently wrong. The problem comes in when that desire becomes a demand and we find ourselves giving in to the temptation to fulfill it in an illicit way . . .

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How to Control Your Tongue (Day 22 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:37 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Womanhood

Learn how you can become a woman who doesn't sin with her tongue.

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Applying Sound Doctrine (Day 21 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 30-Oct-08 12:34 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Relationship with God

We know so much. If we’d just live a fraction of what we know, we’d be spiritual giants instead of spiritual pygmies!

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Responses from Listeners (Day 20 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 12:29 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

May you be an attractive Christian woman for the glory of God, who reflects beautifully the gospel of Christ and influences the next generation!

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Tough Questions on Modesty (Day 19 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 12:25 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Sexuality

Listen in as Nancy Leigh DeMoss, Holly Elliff, and her daughter, Bethany, respond to women’s questions on modesty.

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More Than a List (Day 18 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 12:22 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

If your children's hearts are to please the Lord and to make choices that are based on the Word of God, then they won't just conform to a list that you’ve come up with, but will become difference-makers in their culture and in their generation.

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Modeling Modesty (Day 17 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 12:18 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Sexuality

Training your children about modesty at age thirteen is too late. How about at age three? Learn why modeling modesty for young children is vital . . .

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Training Our Daughters (Day 16 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 12:04 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

One of the killers of the faith of Christian young people is that they do not see that their parents’ faith has joy in it. Your kids will most likely reject your religion if it is a joyless religion.

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Reflecting God's Glory (Day 15 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 11:59 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Sexuality

Your outward appearance can reveal the inward desires of your heart. Do you want to glorify yourself or reflect God’s glory?

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Self-Control (Day 14 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 11:54 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Sexuality

The greatest freedom in life comes when you're under the control of the Holy Spirit. That's when you can really enjoy life and healthy relationships in the Body of Christ.

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A Woman's Great Loveliness (Day 13 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 11:50 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Sexuality

To be modest is to know how to be appropriately embarrassed, to be discreet, to be reserved, to see yourself as you really are, to be ashamed if your attitudes or dress were ever to cause dishonor to Christ.

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Affirming Our Faith (Day 12 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 24-Oct-08 11:37 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

You don’t leave the house with your clothes on inside out, but when it comes to modesty, that’s what you need to do. First, work on the inside—on your heart—then let that be reflected on the outside.

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Women in the Church (Day 11 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 23-Oct-08 15:57 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Sexuality

As women, we can be either a great blessing in the church, or we can do incredibly great damage. We can make the gospel believable, or we can cause people to turn away from Christ.

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The Fruit of Her Hands (Day 10 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 16-Oct-08 14:48 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

One trap we can fall into is thinking, “I’m going to be like that woman if it kills me.” The realization that you cannot do what God has called you to do by yourself is one of the greatest discoveries you’ll ever make . . .

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High and Holy Calling (Day 9 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 16-Oct-08 14:44 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Marriage

You’re never more like Jesus than when you’re serving.

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What Does Your Home Communicate? (Day 8 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 16-Oct-08 14:41 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Homefront

Through a repentant heart and a teachable, humble spirit, all of us can learn to acquire those skills and disciplines we need in order to be the women God wants us to be.

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Measured Words (Day 7 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 16-Oct-08 14:35 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

So often, we just say whatever we think, especially when we’re with people we know really well. We just let down our hair, and we’re not so conscious about what we’re saying . . .

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Working Joyfully (Day 6 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 16-Oct-08 14:30 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

This woman has a different attitude about work because she sees the purpose, meaning, and motivation behind that work. It’s love—love for others and love for God. Her love for God makes her willing to work with her hands in providing food, clothing, and cleanup around her house.

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A Godly Womanís Work (Day 5 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 16-Oct-08 14:19 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Homefront

Your good works ought to first be done at home, ministering to the needs of your family. Then as God gives you time, opportunity, available resources—or in a different season of life—take those gifts and abilities and expand them.

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Committed to Marriage (Day 4 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 16-Oct-08 14:09 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Marriage

A godly wife inspires a man to be worthy of her devotion. He rises to that because he knows he has a woman who is an asset, not a liability—a woman who supports, encourages, and helps him in every way possible.

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Modeling Humility (Day 3 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 15-Oct-08 14:37 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Womanhood

It's more important that you model humility than that you model perfection.

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A Virtuous Woman (Day 2 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 14-Oct-08 15:18 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

I can tell you this—the Proverbs 31 woman didn't get there overnight, and she hasn't yet arrived. She's a woman in process. She's a woman who, like most of us, often finds herself taking three steps forward and two steps back.

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A Biblical View of Womanhood (Day 1 of the True Woman Make-Over)

Posted on 13-Oct-08 20:27 by Paula Hendricks | Twitter: @PaulaWrites678
Topics: 30-Day Makeover, Womanhood

Many of you signed up—and should have received—the first day of the 30-day True Woman Make-Over. I thought it would be fun to post this “make-over” on the blog so that we can talk about what we're learning together . . .

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Don't Waste Your Womanhood

Posted on 09-Oct-08 21:30 by Carolyn McCulley | Twitter: @CarolynMcculley
Topics: 30-Day Makeover

One of the challenges of being part of a team of live-bloggers is figuring out how to avoid repetition. So I've decided to provide the "color commentary," as they say in journalism.  For example, I'm here to report that when FamilyLife Today's Bob Lepine kicked off the conference with a word of welcome to the ladies, I couldn't help but notice his sartorial statement: a pink tie. Nice touch.

But I'll also tell you that if anyone was expecting a frilly, lacy, lightweight event, John Piper blew that idea out of the water in his opening message about true womanhood. This is going to be a meaty weekend, ladies! And I say, bring it on!

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