How has your mother shaped your life? How has her faith shaped yours? Every faithful mom was first a daughter, and the complexities of that relationship influence a woman s choices and behavior into adulthood, even to future generations. This beautiful tribute to motherhood is an inspiring collection of 35 intimate stories by women, for women to celebrate God’s faithfulness and the powerful influence of a mother’s love. These mothers and daughters reveal their heartfelt stories of joy, pride, and grief as they share about the deep bond, the unconditional love, the lifelong connection, as well as the pain, the trials, and the inevitable heartbreak. Through each testimony you’ll be inspired to explore your own mother/daughter journey, and hopefully find that you are also God s daughter and He loves us just the way we are. Special Features: True stories for mothers and daughters by mothers and daughters Transparently illustrates the beauty of a mom’s love and the shared struggles of daughters everywhere through inspiring stories that are sweet, angry, funny, and sad. Perfect way to celebrate your mother for Mother’s Day and every day of the year. Beautiful gift book honoring a mother’s legacy. Ami McConnell formerly served as Editor-in-Chief and Vice President of Howard Books/Simon & Schuster and was a senior acquiring editor at HarperCollins. Her editing credits include many New York Times bestsellers and numerous award-winners. She has edited renowned authors Colleen Coble, Ted Dekker, Karen Kingsbury, Max Lucado, Frank Peretti, and Wm. Paul Young. McConnell served on the Advisory Board of The Buechner Institute at King College and is an active member of the Women’s National Book Association. She’s the co-author with Candace Cameron Bure of the USA Today bestseller Kind Is the New Classy (Zondervan/HarperCollins). She founded and directs Writer Fest Nashville.