Thursday, August 20, 2015

Blog tour: ‘We Are Daughters of Our Heavenly Father by Jen Brewer

We Are Daughters blog tour

About the book:
We Are Daughters of Our Heavenly Father: Striving to Live the Young Women ValuesLearn the importance of the words you repeat each week. This inspirational book helps you better understand the Young Women theme by breaking down each section and sharing the story of how and why the theme was created. Discover your divine potential and how important you are in God’s plan! Thought provoking and uplifting, this book offers new insights for parents, leaders, and all young women.
  • File Size: 637 KB
  • Print Length: 157 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Cedar Fort, Inc. (August 11, 2015)
  • Publication Date: August 11, 2015

About the author:
Jen Brewer got her degree in dietetics from BYU, married her husband, and spent the next 10 years traipsing around the country with him as he pursued a medical degree, while adding children to their ever-growing family.  They have now settled in Minnesota, where she works full time as a mother of 7, as well as pursues her passions of nutrition education, speaking to the youth, and writing.   She speaks often to various groups of all ages.  Her passion is reaching out to the youth and helping them see their true potential in the kingdom of God.  She is a popular speaker at education week youth track, as well as at stakes and wards all over the country.

My review: We Are Daughters of Our Heavenly Father by Jen Brewer


This book goes into what the Young Women Theme really means and how it came about and why.  Each chapter gives examples, scriptures, stories and additional resources to look at.  In the back of the book are questions with room to write goals, what you want to know, what questions do you want to find answers to. (If you get the ebook than write the questions down in journal or notebook just for that.) I did not take the time to answer the questions but would love to go back and read again slower and ponder.

First few chapters really meant a lot to me.  Just really needed to read that last night.  Telling us that we are daughters of our Heavenly Father.  He loves each of us and knows us.  That he sent Jesus down so we can be saved.  That he paid the price for our sins.  If I was the only one on this planet he would still send down our Savior for me and for you.  Because he over came death we can return one day to our Father in Heaven.

These values are to help us all to come closer to our Savior, to return someday to our Heavenly Father.  To be better daughters and someday mothers.  Too realize how special everyone is and loved.

One quote I wrote down for me is Don't be just a Sunday Saint be a Weekday Warrior!
Meaning live your religion all week and not just on Sundays.

This book is written for LDS Young Women but the values and principles can be for anyone.  The Young Women stand up every Sunday and quote this together. I put the theme down on the bottom of blog if anyone wants to copy it feel free to.

I am glad that I got to read this uplifting book.  I know it meant a lot to me and touched me deeply.
So thank you for writing this book for me.

I was given a copy of this ebook to read for free from Cedar Fort Publishers.  In return I agreed to give a honest review of We Are Daughters of Our Heavenly Father and be part of it's blog tour.

Young Women Theme pink flower

We are daughters of our Heavenly Father, who loves us, and we love Him. We will “stand as witnesses of God at all times and in all things, and in all places” (Mosiah 18:9) as we strive to live the Young Women values, which are:
Faith • Divine Nature • Individual Worth • Knowledge • Choice and Accountability • Good Works • Integrity • and Virtue
We believe as we come to accept and act upon these values, we will be prepared to strengthen home and family, make and keep sacred covenants, receive the ordinances of the temple, and enjoy the blessings of exaltation.

We Are Daughters of Our Heavenly Father” blog tour schedule:
August 10: Reidhead Random-ness
August 11:
August 12: My Book a Day
August 13: The Power of One Girl
August 14: The Things I Love Most
August 15: Debra’s Book Cafe
August 16:
August 17: Mel’s Shelves
August 18:
August 19: The Stubby Pencil’s Library • Mormon Moms
August 20:
August 21: Readalot
August 22: Wishful Endings
August 23:
August 24: Fire and Ice

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