Ennis Ford Perfect Drive
Ennis Daily News

Lessons from “what momma said” inspires new book


Charlotte Watson treaded carefully writing her first book, “Breaking Free,” with its inspiration being her mother and the differences between what mother’s say and what God says about living. Explaining the 75-page paperback as “helping individuals live on purpose and with purpose,” she addresses beliefs “that have become embedded in our lives and how they impact us.” She surveyed 100 women about the subjects they were taught at home by their matriarchs, either their mother, grandmother or woman of influence, and found plenty of “momma said” lessons, not all of them scripturally sound. “Often times we rely on or recall the things our momma said, but we must know that what God says is more important,” says Watson. “I’m not suggesting what our mothers told us was wrong, but it wasn’t always the best option from a biblical perspective.” Read stories like this and more in your latest edition of The Ennis News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Post to Twitter

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Comments

comments

Posted by on Aug 28 2018. Filed under Local, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

Featured Links

    Search Archive

    Search by Date
    Search by Category
    Search with Google

    Photo Gallery

    Log in

     

    Copyright: All rights reserved. Users may download and print extracts of content from this website for their own personal and non-commercial use only. Republication or redistribution of Ennis Daily News content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Ennis Daily News. Ennis Daily News and its logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Ellis County Newspapers, Inc.

    © Ellis County Newspapers, Inc. 2018