Growing Up Gods Way for Girls Blog Tour

Shaun Tabatt —  May 26, 2014
Growing Up God's Way for Girls by Dr. Chris Richards & Dr. Liz Jones. Book Cover Growing Up God's Way for Girls by Dr. Chris Richards & Dr. Liz Jones.
Dr. Chris Richards and Dr. Liz Jones
EP Books

Growing Up God's Way for Girls conveys essential biblical ethical teaching as well as the facts about puberty.

Contents include:

1. An introduction to puberty
2. Marriage
3. Puberty and how it starts
4. How your body changes
5. How the body changes in girls (in boys)
6. Physical intimacy
7. Changes in the way you think
8. Going out and beyond
9. Preparing for the future

Produced in co-operation with Lovewise -

This week, the Cross Focused Reviewers are participating in a book review blog tour for Growing Up Gods Way for Girls by Dr. Chris Richards and Dr. Liz Jones (EP Books, 2014). Excerpts and links to the reviews will appear below as they are available:

“I highly recommend this book for pre-teens, their parents and youth leaders.” Reviewer: Mike Boling  Rating: 5 Stars

“I highly recommend this book to help parents to engage in conversation with their kids at the appropriate time and in a way that will honor God and show that His plans and his ways are best.” Reviewer: Joey Parker Rating: 5 Stars

“I am thankful to have such a helpful resource in my hands to use with my own children and to gladly refer to other parents who need some accessible information from a godly perspective about puberty and sexual intimacy.”  Reviewer: Toni Payne Rating: 5 Stars

“The books are written from a Christian perspective, and define marriage as one man and one woman.” Reviewer: Shecki Bernard Rating 4 Stars

“It is to prepare them for the plans He has for them, and that makes this momma’s heart glad to know that I can give this book or read it with them and that light bulb will come on, and they will finally understand the “truth” behind it all.” Reviewer: Jalynn Patterson Rating: 5 Stars

You can trust that your child will come away from reading this book with a biblically-sound view of why we are created male and female.” Reviewer: Marjolaine Belley Rating: 4 Stars

“These little volumes have value for any parent hoping to navigate the waters of maturing physically with their kids, as well as maturing spiritually.” Reviewer: Doug Hibbard Rating: 4 Stars

“This is a good resource on a much needed and important topic for all boys and girls” Reviewer: Angela Parsley Rating: 4 Stars

“This is a great book to talk to kids about God’s perspective on sex and marriage from the Bible.” Reviewer: Heather King Rating: 4 Stars

If you are a parent or someone looking for a resource to open communication with children about puberty, these books are great resources. I highly recommend them. They are great to read together, and for your children to read independently.” Reviewer: Jill King Rating: 5 Stars

“This book was well-written and illustrated. I recommend all parents of young men and women.” Reviewer: Rani Grant Rating:5 Stars

“I am thankful that this little book exist and I do hope that moms and dads will take advantage of this good quality of writing based on the Bible to teach their children of important matters in life.” Reviewer: Ann Beaukieu Rating: 5 Stars

“This book is a gift for parents, teachers, and of course, the growing children concerned.”  Reviewer: Conrade Yap Rating: 5 Stars

“This book is not only helpful for pre-pubescent children, but also for parents.”  Reviewer: Coralie Cowan Rating: 3 Stars

“This book presents the information clearly, thoroughly, and most importantly Biblically.” Reviewer: Karen Chevalier Rating: 5 Stars

“The topics presented should be covered not just once, but parents should be intentional about reintroducing and reinforcing them.” Reviewer: David Buller Rating: 5 Stars

If you’re a parent of an early teenager, you especially need to take a look at these remarkable books for your children.Reviewer: Andrew Smith Rating: 5 Stars

“Check out these helpful guides as the time draws nearer for changes to occur in you and your children’s lives.” Reviewer: Louis Zinc Rating: 4 Stars

“I recommend these books to parents of pre-teens as you seek to guide them through the sexual minefield that is modern society.” Reviewer: Gradon Schaub Rating: 4 Stars

“These are excellent for laying a strong and firm foundation i a child’s life and mind, early on.” Reviewer: Jennifer King Rating: 5 Stars

“I recommend this book to parents as an aide in explaining the world of puberty for boys and girls with easy understanding, provoking a discussion of questions and answers.” Reviewer: Edythe Hamilton Rating: 4 Stars

“This is a wonderful resource for parents and children entering the stage of puberty.” Reviewer: Joanne Viola Rating: 5 Stars

“The authors did a nice job at formulating a complete guide to the beautiful way God created his children’s bodies.” Reviewer: Laura Galindo Rating: 4 Stars