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Elizabeth George

Author of  Living with Passion and Purpose: Luke

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Elizabeth George's Bio:

Elizabeth George is the bestselling author of more than 40 books, study guides, and Bible studies with sales surpassing 3.5 million copies. Her signature title A Woman After Godís Own Heartģ has sold more than 735,000 copies after claiming a spot on the CBA Marketplace Top 20 bestseller list for two years and CBAís Premier 100 list for four years.

In 2004, A Womanís High Calling and Life Management for Busy Women joined the prestigious list and in 2003, A Young Woman After Godís Own Heart was named a CBA Marketplace Top 20 Bestselling Children and Youth Book. George fulfilled a dream by writing A Wife After Godís Own Heart and A Mom After Godís Own Heart, in which she encourages women in their family relationships. Other inspirational books include Loving God with All Your Mind and The Remarkable Women of the Bible.

George spotlights little steps that yield great rewards in her book, Small Changes for a Better Life. By going directly to Godís Word, women of all ages will gain clarity on their purposes in life. Using practical applications for 18 incremental life changes, George illustrates ways to maximize time in a busy schedule, build solid relationships, focus on inner strength and beauty, cultivate positive habits, work with diligence, and live each day with passion and purpose.

In a second release, A Young Womanís Walk with God, George teaches how to develop a right attitude in the midst of peer pressure, school activities, and physical changes. Girls ages 9-19 will discover how to experience joy in the midst of difficulty, enjoy peace regardless of circumstances, practice good deeds every day, and exercise patience while God is working.

An accomplished speaker who instructs and inspires women in their faith, George speaks to audiences at a wide variety of events across the country. Her voice can also be heard on nationally-syndicated A Woman After Godís Own Heartģ radio segments that encourage women to follow Godís plan in all aspects of life.

A sought-after media guest, George has appeared on many national radio and TV shows produced by Crossroads Christian Communications, Moody Broadcasting, Trinity Television, Christian Television Network, LeSea Broadcasting, North American Mission Board, ACTS Network, FamilyLife Network, USA Radio Network, and Billy Graham Radio Network.

George holds a Bachelor of Science degree in education from the University of Oklahoma and has taught in both public and private schools. She and her husband, Jim, have been married 40 years and have two daughters and seven grandchildren. They live and write on Washington stateís beautiful Olympic peninsula.

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