Published on Sep 5, 2012
Graceful (For Young Women): Letting Go of Your Try-Hard Life
by Emily P. Freeman
(Released September 1, 2012 by Revell Books)
You know her--the good girl. She's the reliable one who shows up every week at youth group wearing a purity ring and a smile. She gets good grades, makes the team, and doesn't need to be told to come home on time. But deep down she is crushed by the weight of the responsibility to be the good one, the smart one, the one who never messes up.
With the same candor and gentle spirit she showed women in Grace for the Good Girl, Emily Freeman now gives young women what they need to be free on the inside, no matter what's going on outside. Through an honest look at the roles girls play, she helps them learn to stop trying and start trusting that the Jesus who came to save them also comes to live with them, right here and now.
About the Author:
Emily P. Freeman is a writer who loves to read and a speaker who would rather listen. Every Sunday night, she leads a small group of high school girls at her house where they talk about real life, real love, and the God who makes a difference. Emily's husband John is a youth pastor and they live, love, and serve together in North Carolina with their twin daughters, their son, and their crazy dog, Finn. The author of Grace for the Good Girl, she attended Columbia International University to study the Bible and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where she earned a degree in Educational Interpreting for the Deaf. Connect with Emily online at http://www.ChattingAtTheSky.com.
Director: Jason Windsor (http://www.facebook.com/jasonwindsorc...)
Director of Photography: Brent Christy (http://www.brentchristy.tv)
Assistant Director and Music Editor: Kendra Adachi
Written by Jason Windsor, Emily P. Freeman, and Kendra Adachi
Music: "On the Shores" by Jonathan David & Melissa Helser, from their album "On the Shores" Available on iTunes: (http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/on-t...)
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