The God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob is also the God of Sarah, Rebecca, and Leah. In this fascinating book, renowned scholar Jo Ann Skousen shines light on Christ's maternal ancestors, including the reformed harlot Rahab, the kind and loyal Moabite Ruth, and the beautiful Bathsheba. Filled with insights that still apply today, this is a must-read for followers of the Holy Bible.
Jo Ann Skousen has taught English Literature and Writing at Rollins College in Florida, Mercy College in New York, Chapman University in California, and Sing Sing Correctional Facility up the river from Manhattan. She holds a B.A. in American Literature from Rollins College and an M.A. from University of Florida.
Jo Ann is also the entertainment editor of Liberty Magazine, the founding director of the Anthem Libertarian Film Festival, and associate editor of Mark Skousen's Forecasts & Strategies. She speaks frequently at conferences across the country and around the world. For over twenty years Jo Ann served as a seminary teacher and a gospel doctrine teacher while also teaching Classic Mythology and Bible Literature in her Honors English courses.
Jo Ann has been married to her husband, Mark Skousen, for over 40 years. In addition to collaborating on 25 books, two investment newsletters, and a large conference business, they are the parents of five children. Jo Ann is never happier than when reading aloud to her grandchildren or teaching them to catch a wave at the beach.
I loved reading this book. The author gives great insight into the women warriors of the scriptures. She shows how they teach such powerful lessons with only a few short verses in the scriptures. I absolutely LOVED this book. It made me grateful to be a woman of God.