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Women at the Well: Volume 1Women at the Well: Volume 1:
Meditations on Healing and Wholeness

Mary L. Mild, Editor; foreword by Marjory Zoet Bankson

This collection offers perspectives for women who seek a healthy Christian lifestyle. Readers gain spiritual insight from contributors' stories of personal challenges and growth. $16.00;
ISBN 0-8170-1245-1

Order from Friendship Press.

 

Women at the Well: Volume 2Women at the Well, Volume 2: Meditations for Quenching Our Thirst
Linda-Marie Delloff and Bernadette Glover-Williams, Editors; foreword by Emilie M. Townes

This follow-up to the first best-selling volume offers more than 250 devotions for spiritual nourishment written by women from diverse backgrounds. $16.00; ISBN 0-8170-1404-7

Order from Friendship Press.

 

Swallow's Nest: A Feminine Reading of the Psalms
William B. Eerdmanís Publishing Co., 1992
This is a wonderful resource of prayers, psalms and readings from the feminine Christian tradition. All the psalms are translated as prayer of women in various life situations and are part of a four week cycle of morning, mid-day and evening prayer.

 

 

Sing Out New Visions: Prayers, Poems, and Reflections by Women
Edited by Jean Martensen. Augsburg Fortress Publishers. An ecumenical collection produced in cooperation with the Justice for Women Working Group of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA to close the Ecumenical Decade of Churches in Solidarity with Women. To order, call (800) 328-4648.

 

Celebrating Our Call: Ordination Stories of Presbyterian Women

By Patricia Lloyd-Sidle. Throughout 2005-2006 various events have been and will be held to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the ordination of women in the Presbyterian Church as ministers of the Word and Sacrament, as well as seventy-five years of their ordination as elders and one hundred years as deacons. In this collection of insightful essays, well-known women from across the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) reflect on their personal journeys of ordination as church leaders. Contributors include Joanna M. Adams, Susan R. Andrews, Deborah Block, Cynthia M. Campbell, Marj Carpenter, Moon Young Choi, Melva Wilson Costen, Roberta Hestenes, Jane Parker Huber, Marian M. McClure, Ofelia Miriam Ortega, Jean Marie Peacock, Barbara A. Roche, and Letty M. Russell. This historically significant book is ideal for clergy, educators, and church leaders and is the perfect resource for church libraries. Order here.

 

WOMEN OF COLOR PRAY, Voices of Strength, Faith, Healing, Hope and Courage

Edited and with Introductions by Christal M. Jackson

SkyLight Paths (Woodstock, VT); www.skylightpaths.com; 800-962-4544

Quality Paperback Original / $15.99 / 208 pages / 1-59473-077-6 / August 2005

 

Women Pray: Voices through the Ages, from Many Faiths, Cultures, and Traditions, edited and with introductions by Monica Furlong, is available at bookstores or directly from SkyLight Paths Publishing, Sunset Farm Offices, Route 4, P.O. Box 237, Woodstock, Vermont 05091; $19.95; Deluxe Hardcover with ribbon marker; add $3.95 for shipping and handling for the first book, $2.00 for each additional book. For credit card orders, call (800) 962-4544.

 

White Fire: A Portrait of Women Spiritual Leaders in America, by Malka Drucker, with photograph portraits by Gay Block is available at bookstores or directly from SkyLight Paths Publishing, Sunset Farm Offices, Route 4, P.O. Box 237, Woodstock, Vermont 05091; $24.95; Hardcover; add $3.95 for shipping and handling for the first book, $2.00 for each additional book.  For credit card orders, call 800-962-4544.

 

Daughters of the Desert: Stories of Remarkable Women from Christian, Jewish, and Muslim Traditions, by Claire Rudolf Murphy, Meghan Nuttall Sayres, Mary Cronk Farrell, Sarah Conover, and Betsy Wharton, is available at bookstores or directly from SkyLight Paths Publishing, Sunset Farm Offices, Route 4, P.O. Box 237, Woodstock, Vermont 05091; Hardcover; $19.95; add $3.95 for shipping and handling for the first book, $2.00 for each additional book.  For credit card orders, call 800-962-4544.

 

THE DIVINE FEMININE IN BIBLICAL WISDOM LITERATURE

Selections Annotated & Explained

by Rabbi Rami Shapiro

SkyLight Paths (Woodstock, VT); www.skylightpaths.com; 800-962-4544

Quality Paperback Original / $16.99 / 240 pages / 1-59473-109-8 / October 2005

 


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