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Susanna Wesley: Mother of John and Charles (The Sowers)

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Devoted to her family, Susanna passed her dreams on to her famous sons, John and Charles.
Paperback, 190 pages
Published November 14th 2000 by Mott Media (first published January 1st 1984)
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Heidi
Sep 29, 2016 Heidi rated it it was amazing
Really truly an amazing woman! She had such unending focus on God and making her life count and those of her children! She went through trial after trial and never lost her faith and courage! Loved learning about her!
Sara
A wonderful biography. Full of good morals and inspiring examples, but not without its "real life" realities.
Katherine
A very interesting and informative read, but the writing isn't the best and there are a few errors which must have slipped through the editing process (I saw one typo, and twice the author had written Susanna as having one too many still-surviving children).

I found it interesting to read about what was being learnt about Christianity at that time - specifically, that salvation is personal and instant, and not by doing good things. Most importantly, we don't have to just 'wait and hope' until aft
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Theodros
What a woman of God, to have a husband that left her for a year just because she did not say amen to one of his prayers and yet she still honored him in his house, She is truly a Proverbs 31:30 woman "Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the LORD, she shall be praised" Every woman and even men should read this book about a Godly woman
Linnea Quam
Jan 28, 2016 Linnea Quam rated it it was amazing
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an inspiring and heartbreaking story of faith, loss, and prayer. what do you do when life crushes your dreams for greatness? continue walking in faith and trust and prayer.
Jacob K.
Dec 31, 2013 Jacob K. rated it liked it
It was good to read ... However there was a lot of history of English kings as well and not all of this was relevant
Bree
Sep 04, 2014 Bree rated it liked it
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not sure how much my kids will get into a story like this someday but I found it educational; didn't realize that the revelation of personal salvation came from John Wesley
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I always love reading abt Susanna Wesley. She was pretty amazing!
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A poorly written account of the life of an inspiring Christian woman.
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