WHAT’S INSIDE A RADIANT VESSEL/ OUTER BEAUTY 16 Carrying Yourself as a Godly Woman
18 Natural/Herbal God-given Remedies: Oil of Oregano
26 Dresses for Godly Women
ADDITIONAL INSPIRATION 10 Inspiring Proverbs and Quotes
28 Jesus’ Feet
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30 The Truly Good Life: Tips on Studying the Bible
A LOVELY SPIRIT/ INNER BEAUTY 12 Maintaining a Lovely Spirit While at Work
24 Moment of Faith: Benefits of Being Godly
20 Women of the Bible
EXTRAS 6 Viewers’ Praise
8 Editor’s Page
14 Holy Humor
15 Books for Godly Women
22 Bible Trivia
23 Poems for Godly Women
32 About Founder
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ello, godly women! I am excited to share this edition of The Godly Woman’s Guide with you! I am elated about the remainder of the year, mostly because God put it on my heart to begin a women’s devotional Bible class!
This class will be taking place online. You will be able to call in and hear me speak live directly to you! I am going to be covering topics that empower and encourage us, and that help make life easier for us, keeping in mind the words of our Lord Jesus when he said, my yoke is easy and by burden is light. (Matt. 11:30)
“This class will be taking place online. You will be able to call in and hear me speak live directly to you! I am going to be covering topics that empower us and help make life easier for us keeping in mind the words of our Lord Jesus when he said, my yoke is easy and by burden is light (Matt. 11:30).
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If you are a woman, you are personally invited! So make sure you sign-up and be there! I will be having two sessions a week (one in the morning and one in the evening) so you should be able to attend one of them. It is going to be a blast! I hope to see you there! So far, dozens of women have signed-up. You are welcome to learn more by following me on Facebook.
Always carry yourself as a godly woman. Use the advice on page 16.
As always, if you have any questions or prayer requests please don’t hesitate to contact me. I look forward to hearing from you. May God our Holy Father in heaven continue to bless you so you may always be a blessing wherever you go! Genuinely,
Terri Temple The Godly Woman’s Guide
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Take better care of your health by using God-given remedies listed on page 18. Get along with your coworkers while maintaining a lovely spirit. See suggestions on page 12.
INSPIRING PROVERBS AND QUOTES All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the [wo]man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work. ~2 Tim. 3:16-17 NKJV
Answer me, Lord, out of the goodness of your love; in your great mercy turn to me. Do not hide your face from your servant; answer me quickly, for I am in trouble. (Ps. 69:16-17)
You hold me by my right hand. You guide me with your counsel, and afterward you will take me into glory. Whom have I in heaven but you? And earth has nothing I desire besides you. My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. (Ps. 73:23-26)
Yet a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth. (John 4:2324)
My heart is not proud, Lord, my eyes are not haughty; I do not concern myself with great matters or things too wonderful for me. But I have calmed and quieted myself, I am like a weaned child with its mother; like a weaned child I am content....put your hope in the Lord both now and forevermore. (Ps. 131)
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A LOVELY SPIRIT/INNER BEAUTY
MAINTAINING A LOVELY SPIRIT WHILE AT WORK Since you are really slaves of Christ, you must do with all your heart what God wants. Do your work, and be happy to do it. Work as though it is the Lord you are serving, not just an earthly master [employer]. Remember that the Lord will give everyone a reward for doing good. ~Eph. 6:6-8 ERV
t is not always easy being a Christian
and godly woman, especially today. There is much temptation to cause us
to lose our composure or dignity if weâ€™re not careful. (Not only at home but in the work place too). Following are some situations and tips to help us keep our balance and self-control so we can also glorify God in the work place and be even more blessed and favored.
The best way to get promoted on the job, besides prayer, is to have zeal. (There is an article in this book in Radiant Vessel on how to develop this important trait). Most employers want employees with enthusiasm and will promote them even over those with more skill. So always be hope-filled and zealous.
Getting demoted may feel like the end of
We live in a corrupt world and there is dys-
the world. Yet most likely it means you are
function in every industry. If you witness
not using your God-given abilities, talents,
illegal matters on your job, as a godly
or gifts. Remember, if it is meant to be it
woman and Christian we are obligated to
will happen. That is a good proverb to re-
speak up. However, we may need to pray
flect upon, especially as we face struggles
for discretion over the matter. For instance,
in this life. I learned many years ago that
in minor cases, such as employees taking
some so-called curses are really blessings
pens and paper home from work, it may be
in disguise. If I had not been laid-off from
good to just be a godly example and not
a job as a senior store manager over a
copy their negative behavior. We do well
decade ago, I would not be writing this
to keep in mind that Christians are called
book nor have my women’s ministry today.
to be peacemakers not police.
The best thing to do at this time is to pray to Father for guidance and wisdom to be able to see the situation from his perspec-
tive so you will know which step to take God’s Word tells us that we are to respect
those in authority over us. But this isn’t easy when they are being a poor example. •
GETTING ALONG WITH CO-WORKERS
We do well to rest in the knowledge that they will be judged by God. In the mean-
It is important to get along with those who
time, focus on yourself and your relation-
work with us whether at church or on the
ship with God and His purpose for you.
job. In this book in Visual Poise, there is a
great article with tips on how to get along with others. When you apply them you should have fewer problems with your coworkers.
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HOLY HUMOR A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones. ~Prov. 17:22
There were three men who died and before God would let them into heaven, he gave them a chance to come back as anything they wanted.
The first guy said “ I want to come back as A GRANDSON’S COFFEE
myself, but a hundred times smarter”. So, God made him a hundred times smarter.
A Grandmother was surprised by her seven year old grandson one morning when he had made her coffee.
The second guy said “I want to be better than that guy, make me a thousand times smarter”. So, God made him a thousand
She drank what was the worst cup of cof-
fee in her life. When she got to the bottom there were three of those little green army men in the cup. She said, “Honey, what are the army men doing in my coffee?”
The last guy decided he would be the best. So, he said “God, make me better than
Her grandson said, “Grandma, it says on TV-’The best part of waking up is soldiers in your cup!’”
both of them! Make me a million times smarter”. So, God made him a woman!
A FROG GOES FOR A LOAN
DON’T LET ANYONE STOP GOD’S GREATNESS FOR YOUR LIFE!
A frog went to get a loan at a bank.
The loan officer’s name was Ms. Patty Stack. When the frog told Ms. Stack that he wanted a loan, she asked if he had collateral.
He showed her something that, to her, looked like a marble and said “this is what I have for collateral”.
She took it to the bank president and said “There’s a frog out there who wants a loan, and this is what he has for collateral (showing him the marble)”.
She said “Do you know what this is, and
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should I give him the loan?”
The bank president said “Why, that’s a nicnac, Patty Stack; give that frog a loan!”
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A RADIANT VESSEL/OUTER BEAUTY
CARRYING YOURSELF AS A GODLY WOMAN OR WOMAN WHO REPRESENTS CHRIST
eing a radiant vessel for our Lord Jesus is more than hav ing a lovely appearance such
as well groomed hair and nails. It also has to do with how we carry ourselves. Following
are a few tips on how to
conduct yourself as a godly woman especially in public: •
Wear sunglasses only outdoors
and never inside a church building. Even outside, remove them when conversing with someone. To not do so may be considered disrespectful.
Shake hands with a firm grasp,
not a limp hand. Never ignore a prof•
When listening to people, make
eye contact. Look alert and show attention by injecting some comments.
In reaching for an object, use
your wrist, thumb, and center fingers.
Blink your eyes to show interest. This also gives your eyes a sparkle. Say,
“how nice” or something similar.
vitation, introduce yourself to people.
When attending a function by in-
Do not stand alone.
Keep your legs together and
your back straight when getting out of a car.
Upon entering a room, pause
and look around with a pleasant expression.
When you have decided where
you want to sit, walk there slowly and confidently.
Put on your coat in a graceful,
ladylike manner. Never toss it over your head.
Avoid applying makeup in public
unless it is a quick swipe of powder to the nose or gloss to the lips.
Don’t attract attention to your-
self in public or private business or worship. TGWG
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NATURAL/HERBAL GOD-GIVEN REMEDIES Fruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail....Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for healing. ~Ezek. 47:12
OIL OF OREGANO
bout ten years ago, I was suf fering from extreme nausea. Before and after I would eat, it worsened causing me to abhor my meals. I eventually made an appointment with a gastroenterologist. After several tests, one involving minor surgery, I was informed that I had H. Pylori. I was told that if left untreated, it could lead to stomach ulcers and even cancer. So, after six weeks of intense treatments with antibiotics and antacids, I was finally cured. Well, not too long ago I began to have the same symptoms. Yet, being the naturalist that I am, I first sought the solution in herbal medicines. Once I figured out that I most likely was suffering, once again, from H. Pylori, I rushed to my local health store and grabbed a bottle of Oil of Oregano P73. I immediately took a few drops and instantly felt better. That night and the next day, I administered a few more drops, following the directions on the label. Within the next twenty-four
hours or less I was completely healed and have not suffered from the nausea since. Wow! God is good is all I can say! I am so relieved that I did not have to go back to my doctor and spend thousands of dollars trying to get healed of something I was healed of in only a couple of days by using a God-given remedy. Also, I am thoroughly elated that I did not have to take antibiotics. According to reports they usually lead to yeast infections and a suppressed immune system, which Iâ€™ve experienced in the past, and it is a nightmare within itself. So, if you suffer from H.Pylori, as it is a very common illness, I encourage you to try Oil of Oregano. I personally use the liquid extract, Oil of Oregano Super Strength P73.
FAST FACS ABOUT OREGANO OIL Oil of Oregano aka Origanum vulgare is also know as wild marjoram, winter marjoram, mountain mint, winter sweet, oregano. • Part used: entire plant. • Medicinal properties: Aromatic, pungent, stomachic, tonic, stimulant, carminative, diaphoretic, and emmenagogue. • Description and uses: Very strengthening to the stomach and increases appetite. The oil dropped in the hollow of an aching tooth will stop the pain. Will expel gas from the stomach and bowels. Very helpful in dyspepsia. Good for rheumatism, colic, nausea, and neuralgia. ~Excerpted from Back to Eden by Jethro Kloss, Lotus Press •
PLEASE NOTE: Do your own research on herbal medicines and check with your doctor before ceasing or beginning any prescribed or over-the-counter medications, especially if you have any type of health ailment. I am not a medical doctor but I prefer and utilize herbal medicines after taking care to research them. Also, some herbal medicines may cause the blood sugar level to drop or rise, so be careful with them, especially if you have diabetes or low blood sugar. As for those herbals that do cause changes in my blood sugar, I take them sparingly or with food. TGWG
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WOMEN OF THE BIBLE Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies. Many daughters have done virtuously, but thou excellest them all. Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the Lord, she shall be praised. ~Prov. 31:10; 29-30
ome not so pleasant things that hap pened to Mary Magdalene remind me of a horror movie in particular I unfortunately witnessed over thirty years ago, the Exorcist. According to the Bible Jesus drove seven demons out of her and she never stopped thanking him. As he was soon to be crucified, she took a very expensive bottle of perfume, a year’s wages it is recorded, and anointed him with it. Because of that, her generosity will always be remembered throughout the world and in eternity. Her act of kindness reminds us of the most important person or thing in life, Jesus. She encourages us to get our priorities in order. Yes, we are called to serve but at the same time we are called to show hospitality and she knew what came first. Yet today so many of us are busy doing good and trying to do good that we may forget who or what is most important and who we are doing it for.
for the church, but overall, I was too busy for God. I am not proud of it, but I am grateful to God that he helped me to get my priorities in order. Today, the first thing I do in the morning is to sit down with my Bible and listen to the Words of Christ. Today, we may not be able to literally sit at the feet of Jesus as did Mary, and I have no doubt many of us would and cheerfully would also anoint him with precious perfume as well. Yet, when we spend private time alone with him and the Word each day, and eagerly read it, it is pretty close. (Portions excerpted from the Life Application Bible study notes).
I recall just over a decade ago that I desired to serve God and did minimal things STRENGTHS, ACCOMPLISHMENTS, AND LESSONS FROM HER LIFE
• Perhaps the one person who understood and accepted Jesus’ coming death. • Learned when to listen and when to act. • The busyness of serving God can become a barrier to knowing him personally. • Small acts of obedience and service have widespread effects. “When she poured perfume on my body, she did it to prepare me for burial. I tell you the truth, wherever this gospel is preached throughout the world what she has done will also be told, in memory of her.” ~Matt. 26:12, 13 NIV TGWG
BIBLE TRIVIA TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE OF GOD’S WORD Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. ~2 Timothy 2:15
QUESTIONS QUEEN ESTHER
(NIV VERSION) FILL IN
1) The story of Esther took place during the time of king _____in the province of Persia. (Esther 1:1-3) 2) The king of Persia gave a banquet and so did his rebellious wife _____at the same time for the women. (Esther 1:9) 3) Mordecai was Esther’s _____. (Esther 2:7) 4) Esther’s real name is _____. (Esther 2:7)
ANSWERS ZOOM IN TO SEE ANSWERS 1) The story of Esther took place during the time of king Xerxes in the province of
5) Esther won the favor of _____ who saw her. (Esther 2:15)
Persia. (Esther 1:1-3)
2) The king of Persia gave a banquet and so did his rebellious wife Vashti at the same
6) Haman, an Agagite, wanted all the _____ killed. (Esther 3:6) 7) Esther decided to help her people by approaching the king without permission and told Modecai, if I perish __ _. (Esther 4:16)
time for the women. (Esther 1:9)
3) Mordecai was Esther’s cousin. (Esther 2:7)
4) Esther’s real name is Hadassah. (Esther 2:7)
5) Esther won the favor of everyone who saw her. (Esther 2:15)
6) Haman, an Agagite, wanted all the Jews killed? (Esther 3:6)
7) Esther decided to help her people by approaching the king without permission and
8) Because of her bravery, King Xerxes executed Haman and gave Queen Esther his _____. (Esther 8:7)
told Modecai, if I perish, I perish. (Esther 4:16)
8) Because of her bravery, King Xerxes executed Haman and gave Queen Esther his estate. (Esther 8:7)
POEMS FOR GODLY WOMEN GOOD ENOUGH
IT DOESN’T MATTER
In the world you are..... never pretty enough never smart enough never rich enough never tall enough never skinny enough never strong enough never good enough... Forget the world and follow Jesus. With Jesus you are.... pretty enough smart enough rich enough tall enough skinny enough strong enough and good enough. Come to me all who are weary and burdened and i will give you rest. (Matt. 11:28)
It doesn’t matter if you’re down in a dump, God will come and lift you up. It doesn’t matter if people slander your name, God will lift you from the shame. It doesn’t matter if you’re scared or afraid, God will encourage you and make you brave. It doesn’t matter if you’re sick and illing, God will come and give you healing. It doesn’t matter if you’re lost or gone astray, God will come and show you the way. It doesn’t matter if you’re broke or broken, God will take care of it, for He has spoken! These are promises of God to all Christians. Believe it and receive it! Poems written by TT aka Terri Temple
GET IN ON THE ACTION! Q. How can I help and become involved in this notable mission that is helping to empower and encourage women world-wide and helping widows and orphans?
A. Besides making a donation, by purchasing a copy of Terri’s books, DVD’s, or other godly woman products, you can become involved and help spread God’s Word and further our needed mission in one or several ways: One, by telling all your family and friends about us on Facebook and or Twitter and by forwarding them a copy of this magazine. You may also download a copy of our flyer (on our web site’s Events page) and distribute it at your church, Bible class, or in your community. Thanks for asking! Everyone who distributes our flier at their church will receive a free gift. Learn more on our web site at www.thegodlywomansguide.org. TGWG
MOMENT OF FAITH
BENEFITS OF BEING GODLY It is God’s will that you should be sanctified [made holy, set apart]. ~1 Thess. 4:3
ometimes, even as Christians and godly women, we may lose sight of why we seek to be godly. Life is short but the temptation to sin is long. So, in the process, we being human and in the flesh, have a tendency to stumble and sometimes to fall. We are bombarded with negative and wicked images on a daily basis that tell us that our aspiration is no fun and perhaps a waste of time. We may struggle with family issues that cause us to doubt God’s good and perfect plan for our lives. We sometimes get ill and wonder if God really cares about us. And to top it off, there is so much complacency and division within the church it makes us wonder if we are on the right path and if is it worth following. Because of all of these distractions we sometimes forget why we want to be godly and sometimes are tempted to give up the struggle. Therefore, it is good for us to be reminded why we strive for such a high goal anyway and may say, what’s the big deal, why don’t I just settle with being like everyone else? Well, besides the fact that God is most worthy of our best, here are a few more solid reasons we should continue in our goal to be godly and to be Christ-like. It is the right thing to do. So we won’t live in darkness and deception. • It is the best thing to do. • •
So we can have the abundant life Jesus promised to those who obey his Words. • God is faithful and will not fail us. • It is just. • God told us to be godly and holy. • Because God, the one who desires that we be godly, is our creator. • We desire the best life possible. • God loves us and has taken good care of us our entire lives. • It is how we get our prayers answered. • We need God. • This life is temporary while eternity is forever. • The struggles we face down here cannot compare to the rewards we will receive in heaven. •
Ladies, in closing and in reality, the benefits of following Jesus and being godly is endless. When we get spiritually weak, and we all do from time to time, sometimes the only thing we can do is to get on our knees and to ask God to restore our desire to be godly. God is love and loves to help us. He always has and always will. So never give up on being godly because it is always worth it now, and forever more. TGWG
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The Godly Woman’s Guide Launches Clothing Line to Help Feed and Clothe the Most Needy Pure religion and undefiled before our God and Father is this, to visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unspotted from the world. ~James 1:27
esus’ Feet, a sister ministry of The
Godly Woman’s Guide, is helping orphans, widows, and the poor in
Eldoret, a town in Kenya, Africa and we desperately need your help.
Eldoret is a ghetto or slum area in Kenya, where over fifty-percent of the population lives far below the poverty line and many of the children die of starvation due to lack of food, and job opportunities, for its citizens.
We are helping and empowering the widows there by providing the women in Eldoret, Kenya with work opportunities so that they can help provide for their children, many of
The Godly Woman’s Guide through it’s sister
whom are fatherless. Currently there are no
ministry Jesus’ Feet is providing the materials
job opportunities available and no govern-
needed. However, we need donations to keep
ment aid or subsidies exist.
this project going. Please make a tax-deductible monetary donation to our ministry to help
They (the widows) are using (and being
support this project. Your help is much needed
trained) to use their skills in dressmaking and
and greatly appreciated. Thanks for your sup-
tailoring to bring in much needed income to
port. ~Terri Temple, The Godly Woman’s
provide for daily necessities including food and
The photo above is of one of the women dressmakers employed by Jesus’ Feet making dresses for The Godly Woman’s Guide to be used to raise funds for desperate orphans and widows in Kenya through Jesus’ Feet.
The more donations we receive the more women can be employed. Photos below are of the women and children living in the slum area of Eldoret, Kenya, most of whom live in shacks and sleep on dirt floors.
THE TRULY GOOD LIFE QUICK TIPS FOR STUDYING THE BIBLE Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. ~2 Timothy 2:15
s a minister to women, many of them ask me on a regular basis how they should study the Bible, and I believe it is a good question. So, here I share with you tips that changed my life dramatically and for the better. When followed, it will be a blessing to your life too and you will begin to be highly favored by God. Invest in a Life Application Study Bible by Zondervan. n
Each day before you begin, pray to God and ask him to give you wisdom and understanding of his Word and the strength to apply it to your life. Then, thank him for doing so.
The KJV gives a verse by verse translation of the original Greek and or Hebrew scrolls and the NIV is a paraphrase which means the writer gives his or her own interpretation. I verify if the context in the NIV is accurate against the KJV. Choose a version that is easier for you to understand. The NASB and ASV are also verse by verse translations. And there are many paraphrase versions including the NLT and the ERV.
Read your Bible at least 2 to 3x a n
day and see it as your spiritual food necessary for survival. Read the Bible, as you would a novel, from beginning to end starting in Genesis finishing in Revelation. n
Make sure you are a member of a n
church who accepts the Words of Jesus and his apostles as the final authority, and not their own. I recommend the Church of
When you come across words you have a hard time understanding, look up the definitions in a Bible concordance.
Christ, an undenominational church.
Use two different versions of the Bible. I use the NIV (New International Version) and I also use a KJV (King James Version).
to get a good start on learning and under-
This list is not all inclusive yet it is a way standing and applying Godâ€™s Word to your life. TGWG
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ABOUT THE FOUNDER
Terri Temple is the founder of The Godly Woman’s Guide, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to encourage and empower godly women. She knows and understands hardship due to the fact that she was born into deep poverty, was not supposed to live at birth, and faced many odds against her. Yet, today she is a Christian author, magazine publisher, public speaker, TV show host, producer, entrepreneur, humanitarian, and devout Christian. Her husband is a preacher and they have been married for three decades. Learn more on her website.
CLOSING Well ladies, that’s it for this edition of The Godly Woman’s Guide. You’ve been given some powerful words of wisdom that will make your life easier and more rewarding when applied. Now go and take over the world! May Father God continue to bless you so you may always be a blessing wherever you go. I love you! ~TT and staff The majority of this magazine’s content was authored by Terri Temple and taken from her book, The Godly Woman’s Guide to Inner & Outer Beauty. Copyright 2013. All rights reserved. No reuse permitted. The Godly Woman’s Guide is a nonprofit organization. 5546 Camino Al Norte Suite 2-472 N. Las Vegas, NV 89031 (702) 785-1884 www.thegodlywomansguide.org
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