Monday, November 16, 2009

Blog Tour: Fit For My King


In her newest book, Sheri Rose Shepherd as created a plan that steps beyond a typical diet, and instead is a 30-day fast from several things including white sugar, white flower and artificial sweetners.

The book also contains 30 days worth of devotions focusing on a variety of topics including anger, hopelessness, loneliness and being real with God.

What I Think
I'll be honest, I cringed a bit when the book arrived in the mail. It had been a bad week, I was feeling a bit overwhelmed with life and other things.

The idea of sitting down to read a book about dieting, well, made me want to run to the kitchen to make a bowl of mac and cheese.

When I finally cracked open the book, I found a book that was easy to read, thanks to Shepherd's conversational writing style.

While I'm not ready to jump into her fast - I'm still trying to break the "fast food" grab and go -  I can easily see myself using the devotional plan for the next 30 days.

Each devotion comes with a plan, an action plan and a truth treasure, to help reinforce the truth that we are princesses for the ultimate King - God.

I think the themes found in the devotions are things all women - regardless of age - need to hear. The other information - from the fast to the recipe - provides things for women to think about.


More About Fit For My King
In this 30 day journey, the author shares how God healed her from an eating disorder, helped her conquer
chronic fatigue, and gave her the strength and wisdom to lose over sixty pounds and keep it off. Today, at
nearly 50 years old, Sheri Rose is healthy and free.

More than a half a million women have been set free through this life changing teaching.  Sheri Rose
Shepherd walks through each day with you, supporting you with 30 days of life changing devotions,
heartwarming stories, creative cooking, and a daily dose of Scripture to keep you on track. The treasures
of truth found in these pages will transform the way you see yourself forever.

The book is available this month (November 2009) at your favorite bookseller from Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group.

Find Out More About the Book - Click Here!

Read an Except - Click Here!


Find It On Amazon - Click Here!

 
More About Sheri Rose Shepherd

Sheri Rose Shepherd was named the # 1 Show of the year (2006) on Focus on the Family with Dr. James Dobson. Her book, Life is Not a Dress Rehearsal is endorsed by Women of Faith speakers Patsy Clairmont, Barbara Johnson, and Thelma Wells. Her inspiring life story and books have been featured on Lifetime Television for Women and NBC’s Inside Edition.

Sheri Rose has a very refreshing way of bringing the Word of God to life. She knows how to renew the Eternal Hope in our hearts. Her speaking style is humorous, heartwarming and inspires every one to make their life count for eternity.

Sheri Rose is a woman who can relate to almost any woman’s battle. This former Mrs. United States grew up in a dysfunctional home and was severely overweight as a teen. As a young woman, she battled depression and an eating disorder. She understands the pain that comes from a broken home and she knows what it means to fight for freedom from your past. In spite of an English teacher telling her she was “born to lose” and a learning disorder—Dyslexia—Sheri Rose has (in God’s strength) written best-selling books, founded His Princess Ministries and speaks to thousands each year at churches and women’s conferences.

Her Joy for the Lord, humorous heart-warming stories mixed with truth and transparency renews our Faith by reminding us how much we are truly loved and adored by our Father in heaven. Once you heard Sheri Rose speak you will never again doubt that you are…“God’s Chosen Princess”… here for a divine purpose!

Sheri Rose has written seven books, three of which are best sellers.  She travels extensively speaking to approximately 30,000 people each year. Sheri Rose and her husband, Steve have been married 20 years and have two children, Jake, age 19, and Emily, age 8.

Visit Sheri's Website -  Click Here

Note: As a freelance journalist, I was provided a copy of this book by Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group. This review was not influenced by a free book - just in case you (or the FTC) were worried about this detail. 

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