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Shaping the future : girls and our destiny / Phyllis Kilbourn, editor. [print]

Contributor(s): Material type: TextTextPublication details: Pasadena, California : William Carey Library, [(c)2008.Description: xii, 328 pages : illustration ; 23 cmContent type:
  • text
Media type:
  • unmediated
Carrier type:
  • volume
ISBN:
  • 9780878080021
  • 0878080023
Subject(s): Genre/Form: LOC classification:
  • BV2616.S537 2008
  • BV2616.K48.S537 2008
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Contents:
Introduction Born a girl : a worldwide challenge Thirza Schneider Theological and historical perspectives God so loved the girl child Marjorie McDermid Boys only : exposing the roots of girl child troubles David D. Kupp Cultural perspectives A girl child is born : an example from an African context Vongai Nzenza My story, their stories : girls in western contexts Desiree Segura-April A perpetual robbing : losses for the girl child in the Romanian context Sue Bates Hurdles confronting the girl child Harmful traditional practices Phyllis Kilbourn Exploitation and violence Phyllis Kilbourn Health and nutrition issues Nancy La Due Empowering the girl child : strategies for effective ministry An overview of effective girl child strategies Desiree Segura-April Empowering through education Phyllis Kilbourn Advocacy : championing the rights of the girl child Phyllis Kilbourn Spiritual healing : restored to His image Snowden Howe Concluding reflection Naaman's slave girl : a glance at the soil of YHWH Renita Boyle.
Summary: Shaping the Future includes a global overview of girl child issues stemming from gender discrimination and explores the root causes of this disparity. Further, the writers from various streams of work around the world lay a foundation for shaping the value of the girl child. The strategies discussed help the girl child surmount the barriers that prevent her from reaching her full, God-given potential and also result in her physical, emotional, and spiritual healing. A rosebud has been used to symbolize the life of the girl child. Rosebuds can be broken and trampled or allowed to bloom into beautiful roses. The challenge for us is to learn how we can help girls to bloom in spite of the obstacles, empowering them to embrace their full, God-given potential. AMAZON https://www.amazon.com/Shaping-Future-Girls-Our-Destiny/dp/0878080023/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=9780878080021&qid=1565893363&s=gateway&sr=8-1
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Introduction Born a girl : a worldwide challenge Thirza Schneider Theological and historical perspectives God so loved the girl child Marjorie McDermid Boys only : exposing the roots of girl child troubles David D. Kupp Cultural perspectives A girl child is born : an example from an African context Vongai Nzenza My story, their stories : girls in western contexts Desiree Segura-April A perpetual robbing : losses for the girl child in the Romanian context Sue Bates Hurdles confronting the girl child Harmful traditional practices Phyllis Kilbourn Exploitation and violence Phyllis Kilbourn Health and nutrition issues Nancy La Due Empowering the girl child : strategies for effective ministry An overview of effective girl child strategies Desiree Segura-April Empowering through education Phyllis Kilbourn Advocacy : championing the rights of the girl child Phyllis Kilbourn Spiritual healing : restored to His image Snowden Howe Concluding reflection Naaman's slave girl : a glance at the soil of YHWH Renita Boyle.

Shaping the Future includes a global overview of girl child issues stemming from gender discrimination and explores the root causes of this disparity. Further, the writers from various streams of work around the world lay a foundation for shaping the value of the girl child. The strategies discussed help the girl child surmount the barriers that prevent her from reaching her full, God-given potential and also result in her physical, emotional, and spiritual healing. A rosebud has been used to symbolize the life of the girl child. Rosebuds can be broken and trampled or allowed to bloom into beautiful roses. The challenge for us is to learn how we can help girls to bloom in spite of the obstacles, empowering them to embrace their full, God-given potential. AMAZON

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