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The Resource Sistahfaith : real stories of pain, truth, and triumph, [compiled by] Marilynn Griffith

Sistahfaith : real stories of pain, truth, and triumph, [compiled by] Marilynn Griffith

Label
Sistahfaith : real stories of pain, truth, and triumph
Title
Sistahfaith
Title remainder
real stories of pain, truth, and triumph
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Marilynn Griffith
Title variation
  • Sistah faith
  • Sisterfaith
  • Sister faith
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of poignant, true stories honestly reflects the humiliation that countless women experience every day at the hands of people who are supposed to love them. Drawing from the biblical story of Tamar, who was raped and disgraced by her own brother, spiritual truths of hope, healing, and new beginnings are highlighted in every story
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
242/.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV4596.A2
LC item number
S57 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Sistahfaith : real stories of pain, truth, and triumph, [compiled by] Marilynn Griffith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a reading group guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199)
Contents
  • Winter is past
  • by Carlean Smith
  • The kept one
  • by Bunny DeBarge
  • A hateful love
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Tamar's triumph : a poem
  • by Rosalyn Webb
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week one
  • Chapter two :
  • Introduction :
  • A sistahood of scars :
  • Treasure in the scars
  • by Sharon Ewell Foster
  • Girl of grace-- woman of peace : a poem
  • by Tanya Bates
  • My past cannot have my future blessings
  • by Kisha Woods
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week two
  • Chapter three :
  • Tamar's shame :
  • In search of sistahood
  • My own creation
  • by Sonya Visor
  • Hush-hush stuff
  • by Little Sally Walker
  • Let me laugh : a poem
  • by Wanda J. Burnside
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week three
  • Chapter four :
  • The forgiving hour :
  • Divinely made : a poem
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • by Wanda J. Burnside
  • Drowning must be a terrible way to die
  • by Naima Johnson
  • Get wisdom, get understanding
  • by Lady Catherine
  • I loved a boy
  • by Claudia Mair Burney
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week four
  • Chapter five :
  • Tamar's flight :
  • Serving notice : a poem
  • A woman's worth
  • by Delores M. Jones
  • Going home
  • by Dorien Hage
  • How dare you
  • by Robin Caldwell
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week five
  • Chapter six :
  • The healing pen :
  • Life's reintroduction : a poem
  • by Rosalyn Webb
  • by Carmita McWebb
  • Confession is good for the soul
  • by Stanice Anderson
  • A high price to pay
  • by LaVonn Neil
  • Beyond the scars
  • by Sharon Ewell Foster
  • A new name
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week six
  • Selecting your sistahs
  • Chapter one :
  • Tamar, a sistah ashamed :
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week seven
  • Chapter eight :
  • Her robe, royal no more :
  • Scars
  • by Claudia Mair Burney
  • Perfection
  • by Gail M. Hayes
  • When I think I'm unlovable
  • by Robin R. Wise
  • Uncovering love
  • Chapter seven :
  • by Delores M. Jones
  • Deliverance : a poem
  • by Shelette Carlisle
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week eight
  • Chapter nine :
  • My rearguard :
  • The short trip back to sanctuary
  • by Davidae Stewart
  • Tamar's wings : a poem
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • My sistah's keeper :
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week nine
  • Chapter ten:
  • Choose life :
  • Tea and crackers
  • by Gail M. Hayes
  • No choice
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Amazed by grace
  • by Stanice Anderson
  • Evergreen
  • Far above rubies
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week ten
  • Chapter eleven :
  • Garments of praise :
  • If I were her
  • by Claudia Mair Burney
  • Two minutes
  • by Gail M. Hayes
  • My heart waketh
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • From shame to praise
  • by Dee East
  • What if-- I had never been sexually abused?
  • by Stephanie L. Jones
  • The day of salvation
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week eleven
  • Chapter twelve :
  • A healing season :
  • Raising the roof
  • A place prepared
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Brother, I'm healed : a poem
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • A bare witness
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Healing proclamation prayers
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week twelve
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • The naked pregnant lady in the yard
  • by Claudia Mair Burney
Control code
ocn419815718
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xix, 211 p.
Isbn
9781439152775
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009039530
System control number
(OCoLC)419815718
Label
Sistahfaith : real stories of pain, truth, and triumph, [compiled by] Marilynn Griffith
Publication
Note
Includes a reading group guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199)
Contents
  • Winter is past
  • by Carlean Smith
  • The kept one
  • by Bunny DeBarge
  • A hateful love
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Tamar's triumph : a poem
  • by Rosalyn Webb
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week one
  • Chapter two :
  • Introduction :
  • A sistahood of scars :
  • Treasure in the scars
  • by Sharon Ewell Foster
  • Girl of grace-- woman of peace : a poem
  • by Tanya Bates
  • My past cannot have my future blessings
  • by Kisha Woods
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week two
  • Chapter three :
  • Tamar's shame :
  • In search of sistahood
  • My own creation
  • by Sonya Visor
  • Hush-hush stuff
  • by Little Sally Walker
  • Let me laugh : a poem
  • by Wanda J. Burnside
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week three
  • Chapter four :
  • The forgiving hour :
  • Divinely made : a poem
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • by Wanda J. Burnside
  • Drowning must be a terrible way to die
  • by Naima Johnson
  • Get wisdom, get understanding
  • by Lady Catherine
  • I loved a boy
  • by Claudia Mair Burney
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week four
  • Chapter five :
  • Tamar's flight :
  • Serving notice : a poem
  • A woman's worth
  • by Delores M. Jones
  • Going home
  • by Dorien Hage
  • How dare you
  • by Robin Caldwell
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week five
  • Chapter six :
  • The healing pen :
  • Life's reintroduction : a poem
  • by Rosalyn Webb
  • by Carmita McWebb
  • Confession is good for the soul
  • by Stanice Anderson
  • A high price to pay
  • by LaVonn Neil
  • Beyond the scars
  • by Sharon Ewell Foster
  • A new name
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week six
  • Selecting your sistahs
  • Chapter one :
  • Tamar, a sistah ashamed :
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week seven
  • Chapter eight :
  • Her robe, royal no more :
  • Scars
  • by Claudia Mair Burney
  • Perfection
  • by Gail M. Hayes
  • When I think I'm unlovable
  • by Robin R. Wise
  • Uncovering love
  • Chapter seven :
  • by Delores M. Jones
  • Deliverance : a poem
  • by Shelette Carlisle
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week eight
  • Chapter nine :
  • My rearguard :
  • The short trip back to sanctuary
  • by Davidae Stewart
  • Tamar's wings : a poem
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • My sistah's keeper :
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week nine
  • Chapter ten:
  • Choose life :
  • Tea and crackers
  • by Gail M. Hayes
  • No choice
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Amazed by grace
  • by Stanice Anderson
  • Evergreen
  • Far above rubies
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week ten
  • Chapter eleven :
  • Garments of praise :
  • If I were her
  • by Claudia Mair Burney
  • Two minutes
  • by Gail M. Hayes
  • My heart waketh
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • From shame to praise
  • by Dee East
  • What if-- I had never been sexually abused?
  • by Stephanie L. Jones
  • The day of salvation
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week eleven
  • Chapter twelve :
  • A healing season :
  • Raising the roof
  • A place prepared
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Brother, I'm healed : a poem
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • A bare witness
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • Healing proclamation prayers
  • Twelve weeks of truth : week twelve
  • by Marilynn Griffith
  • The naked pregnant lady in the yard
  • by Claudia Mair Burney
Control code
ocn419815718
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xix, 211 p.
Isbn
9781439152775
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009039530
System control number
(OCoLC)419815718

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