Mirrors and Maps by Sissy Goff
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Mirrors and Maps
By Sissy Goff

Mirrors and Maps

A Girl's Guide to Becoming a Teen

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Mirrors and Maps by Sissy Goff

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Pop Quiz: Have you ever woken up and felt bad about yourself for no reason whatsoever? Have you spent time trying to figure out how to get into the popular group at school? Have you ever been embarrassed by your dad singing in the car with your friends? Have you noticed that things are starting to feel different than ever before? Do you change your opinion - or even your personality around different friends? Do you get overwhelmed with all of the thoughts and feelings bouncing around inside of you? If you answered yes to even one of these questions, you passed the quiz. That means you're a normal girl, who is going through the confusing changes of growing up! Sometimes it might feel like you woke up in a whole new world - kind of like Dorothy, in the Wizard of Oz. The good news is, you're not alone. Melissa and Sissy, the authors of this book, think they can help you figure out some of the big questions in your life. Even if you haven't asked them out loud, chances are you've started to wonder: who am I? What do I want? What should I do? And, who do I want to be?While they're no longer teenagers, Melissa and Sissy remember a bit about what it was like to be 11 or 12 - almost a teenager. But more than that, they talk with girls who are a lot like you every day - girls who are feeling confused or overwhelmed, who are feeling like they're changing in ways they don't understand - physically, emotionally, and spiritually - and they feel like their lives are out of their own control. In this book, Melissa and Sissy, along with girls your age, will share some insight into what's going on in your life. You'll find that you're not going crazy - you're just growing up and becoming the person God has created you to be.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780310279181
ISBN-10: 0310279186
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 137mm x 10mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: ZonderKidz
Publisher: Zondervan
Publish Date: 18-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Sissy Goff

Intentional Parenting by Sissy Goff Intentional Parenting, Paperback / softback (March 2013)

Intentional Parentingis built around 12 chapters that each dispel some of the most common parenting myths and reminds all parents of truths that can empower them to be not only the parents that their children need but that God has called them to be."

Modern Parents, Vintage Values by Sissy Goff Modern Parents, Vintage Values, Paperback / softback (January 2011)

Two licensed youth counselors help today's parents learn to raise kids who put an emphasis on values, despite negative influences of the media and Internet.

Raising Girls by Sissy Goff Raising Girls, Paperback (April 2007)

Drawing on 55 years of combined counseling experience, the authors help parents call out the unique identity God has given their daughters. This volume can help parents understand the different stages of development, what is normal and not normal, and how to relate effectively.

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Author Biography - Sissy Goff

Sissy Goff has been the director of child and adolescent counseling at Daystar since 1993. She's been a guest on TV and radio programs across the US and Canada and speaks at churches, schools, youth conventions, and parenting seminars. She's written for CCM magazine and cowrote two other books with Melissa Trevathan. Sissy lives in Nashville with her little Maltese, Noel. Sissy Goff, licenciada en educacion, licenciad en consejeroor profesional-MSHP, es directora de consejeria a nonos y adolescentes en Daystar. Es miembro de la Asociacion Americana de Consejeros Cristianos. Participo como invitada en programas de radio y television en los Estados Unidos y Canada. Es oradora en varias iglesias, escuelas y organizaciones juveniles. Asimismo, da clases sobre como formar a las hijas. Actualmente reside en Nashville, TN. Melissa Trevathan has been a youth director, a teacher, a retreat leader, and is now the founder and executive director of Daystar Counseling Ministries in Nashville. She's worked with kids, teenagers, and adults for over 40 years. She's been a guest on TV and radio programs in the US and Canada, and cowrote two other books with Sissy Goff. When she isn't counseling, writing, or teaching seminars, she hangs out with her old English sheepdog, Molasses. Melissa Trevathan, licenciada en educacion religiosa, es la fundadora y directora ejecutiva de los Ministerios de Consejeria Daystar. Es miembro de la Asociacion Americana de Consejeros Cristianos y cuenta con mas de veinte anos de experiencia en consejeria. Dicto cursos de postgrado de consejeria de adolescentes y participo como invitada en programas de television y radio en los Estados Unidos y Canada. En las actualidad reside en Nashville, Tennessee.

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