Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe by Sharon Jaynes (Book Review)

Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe
A Daily Guide to Scripture Based Prayer

 Many thanks to the author and Blogging for Books for providing me a free copy of this novel in exchange for my honest review.

Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe is an enjoyable, friendly read that quickly engages the reader in prayer.  The book is practical, applicable, and an absolutely fantastic resource for wives looking to impact the lives of their husbands through faith and prayer. Part 1 is 21 pages long and explains the purpose of this book, the motivation behind the writing, and the process of praying for your husband based on the landmarks from head to toe.  Part 2 is a 30 day prayer guide that helps you find the words to praise your husband and support him with your faith.  The ending of the book has three additional sections to aid in special circumstances where prayer is often most needed; prayer for husbands who have not yet found the Lord, prayer for husbands that are also blessed as fathers, and prayer for husbands suffering from chronic or long-term illness.  Sharon Jayne’s writing style is conversational and comfortable.  The prayers are concise, but powerful.  She also offers a 30 day prayer dare that sends you daily reminders and prayers via email for 30 days to compliment this novel.

About the Book:

As a wife, you have been given the privilege of serving as a mighty prayer warrior for your husband. Yet sometimes, even when poised with the best of intentions, the task can feel overwhelming. You wonder: What should I pray? How should I pray? What prayers does he need right now?

In Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe, Sharon Jaynes maps out sixteen landmarks to help you consistently and effectively cover your husband in prayer – from his mind and the thoughts he thinks, to his eyes and the images he sees, all the way down to his feet and the path he takes, Sharon teaches you how to pray for your husband in ways that are powerful, practical and life-changing.

The 30-day prayer guide provides sixteen key Scriptures and coinciding prayers that target the crucial areas of every man’s life. You’ll be equipped and empowered to begin the daily habit of covering your husband in prayer from head-to-toe in just a few dedicated minutes each day.

Perfect for group use or individual reflection, this book maps out a memorable and reproducible pattern of prayer to strengthen your marriage, deepen your personal prayer life, and cover your husband from head to toe—in ways that will lift not only his spirit, but yours as well.

“I have never seen a more practical book on how to pray for your husband than Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe. Sharon Jaynes has done wives (and husbands) a great service by writing this book. I can’t wait to see what will happen to husbands whose wives choose this challenge to pray.”

~ Gary Chapman, PhD, author of The Five Love Languages

Buy Links: 

Amazon  | Barnes & Noble

About the Author:

Sharon Jaynes has been encouraging women through ministry for over twenty-five years. From the time she met Christ as a teenager, she fell in love with God’s Word and has had a passion to equip women to live fully and free (John 8:32; John 10:10).  Her passion is to encourage, and empower women to walk in courage and confidence as they grasp their true identity as a child of God and a co-heir with Christ.

 For ten years Sharon served as Vice President of Proverbs 31 Ministries and co-host for their daily radio feature. She is the author of 18 books with Harvest House, Moody, and Multnomah Publishers (see resource page for details). She has also written numerous magazine articles and devotions for publications such as Focus on the FamilyExtraordinary WomenDecision, and In Touch. Sharon is a frequent guest on radio and television programs such as Revive Our Hearts with Nancy Leigh DeMoss, Family Life Today with Dennis Rainey, and Focus on the Family.

Besides her own books, she has also been a contributing author in many books such as Chicken Soup for the Sports Fan’s Soul, Stories for the Teens Heart,Stories for the Man’s Heart, and the Women’s Devotional Bible. Her books have been translated into several different languages including Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, and Korean

Sharon is the co-founder of Girlfriends in God, Inc., a non-denominational ministry that crosses generational, denominational and racial boundaries to bring the Body of Christ together as believers. She, along with her ministry partners, Mary Southerland and Gwen Smith, provide daily on-line devotions read by approximately 500,000 subscribers and turn-key conferences packages.

 Author Links: 

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