Thursday, January 27, 2011

Lioness Arising: A Book Review

About The Book:

The lioness rises from her slumber, a magnificent image of strength, passion, and beauty. Her mere presence commands the landscape, protects her young and empowers the lion. In groups, lionesses become a creative and strategic force to be reckoned with, acting as one to change the world around them.
You too are a lioness.
In Lioness Arising, author and speaker Lisa Bevere offers the life and image of the lioness as a fierce and tender model for women. Revealing the surprising characteristics of this amazing creature, Lisa challenges women to discover fresh passion, prowess and purpose.
Learn what it means to:
- be a stunning representation of strength
- fiercely protect the young
- lend your voice to the silenced
- live in the light and hunt in the dark
- raise a collective roar that changes everything
Packed with remarkable insights from nature and a rich depth of biblical references to lionesses,Lioness Arising is a call for women to rise up in strength and numbers to change their world. 
About The Author:
In her transparent style, Lisa shares God’s Word woven with personal experiences to empower lives with freedom and transformation. Her heart breaks over social injustice, and as an advocate for change, she rallies others to be an answer to desperate problems near and far. 
Since 1996, Lisa has written many other books, including Fight Like a Girl: The Power of Being a Woman  (FaithWords, May 2006), Nurture: Give and Get What You Need to Flourish (FaithWords, March 2008),  The True Measure of a Woman (Charisma House, October 1997),  Kissed the Girls and Made Them Cry: Why Women Lose When We Give In (Thomas Nelson, April 2002), You Are Not What You Weigh (Siloam, August 1999) and Out of Control and Loving it (Charisma House, July 1996). Her books have been printed in over 20 languages worldwide. 
She is a frequent guest on Christian shows such as Joyce Meyer’s “Enjoying Everyday Life,” “LIFE Today with James & Betty Robison,” and Daystar’s “Celebration” and “Joni” programs.  
Nearly 20 years ago, Lisa and her husband John, also a bestselling author and speaker, founded Messenger International ( in Orlando, Fla. Messenger International is an organization founded to inspire godliness and release people into fulfilled lives in Christ. The ministry relocated to Colorado Springs, Colo., in 2001 and since has grown internationally with offices in the United Kingdom and Australia.   
When she’s not out changing the world, Lisa resides in Colorado Springs, where she begins her days with mochas and ends them laughing around the dinner table with family. She enjoys riding her Ninja motorcycle with the love of her life, John, and spending time with their four sons, stunning daughter-inlaw and adorable grandbaby.
My Review:
Do you want to be encouraged to live up to the potential that God sees in you, in order to make a difference in the world around you? 
If you answered "Yes" to this question, then I urge you to read Lioness Arising today! With a conversational, easy-to-read style Bevere takes you on a journey that will encourage and challenge you to be strong in the Lord and use the gifts He has blessed you with to be strong and content in our role as Christian women!
I highly recommend this book and give it a huge thumbs up!
BUY IT: You can purchase Lioness Arising online at - it is also available through your favorite local Christian bookseller
***I received a complimentary copy of this book, courtesy of Phenix and Phenix Literary Publicists, for the purpose of review on this blog. All opinions expressed are my own, and I have not been compensated in any other manner***


  1. I have been wondering about this book as it seems interesting. Thanks for the review.

  2. love your blog- new follower via google friend - tks, Kelli