From Overwhelmed by Life to Overwhelmed by God.
We are impressed by this six-week Bible study for women from Christian publisher Abingdon Press. Hayley DiMarco walks us through the story of Mary, the mother of Jesus, who knew what it was like to be overwhelmed. As we explore Mary’s life—from the news that she would give birth to God’s Son to the day she witnessed his tragic death on the cross—we find ourselves on a journey from overwhelming joy to overwhelming sorrow and back again, learning along the way how to be consumed with the mission of God rather than the “mission of me.”
"As women, we often are overwhelmed by the demands and circumstances of life, resulting in stress, fear, worry, impatience, fatigue, frustration, and even depression. The truth is that we were created to be overwhelmed . . . not by life but by God! When we learn to be overwhelmed by God, the fruit in our lives goes from rotten to fragrant—filling our days with peace, hope, love, and joy."
Each week explores a part of Mary’s story along with practical and biblical application related to a particular aspect of life that can make us feel overwhelmed. As we dig into Scriptures in both the Old and New Testaments, Hayley shows us how to find freedom by becoming overwhelmed instead with who God is—learning to “treasure in our hearts” what we know about God so that we can hold onto faith even when it seems that all is lost. Get ready to discover how to experience the overwhelming grace and love of God!
The DVD contains six video segments featuring Hayley’s teaching (approximately 20-25 minute each) for use during the group sessions and offers closed captioning.
Other components for the Bible study, available separately, include a Participant Workbook, Leader Guide, and boxed Leader Kit
The Leader Kit is an all-inclusive box containing one copy of each of the Bible study's components. The kit includes a Participant Workbook, Leader Guide, and a DVD with six 20-25 minute sessions (with closed captioning).
|Dimensions:||10.3" x 8.6"|
|1-2 copies||$71.99 each|
|3-5 copies||$67.99 each|
|6+ copies||$63.99 each|
Hayley DiMarco, author of the A Woman Overwhelmed Bible study and trade book, is the best-selling author of more than forty books, including multiple books in the God Girl line, The Fruitful Wife, Obsessed, Die Young, and Own It. As the founder of Hungry Planet, a company intensely focused on feeding the world's appetite for truth, Hayley speaks regularly for women’s groups and events, including groups such as Women of Faith, dotMOM, Precept National Women’s Convention, and MOPS International. She and her pastor husband, Michael, live outside Nashville with their daughter and four dogs. Visit her online at HayleyDiMarco.com.