Everyone has a transformation story. Rags to riches. Plain to beautiful. Weak to strong. Esther's story is that, but it is much more. It is a thought-provoking study of God's individual hand, writing silently and unseen across the pages of human history. Perhaps most of all, Esther's story is the account of godly attributes like courage, dignity, wisdom, and strength, attributes that blocked an evil plot, overthrew an arrogant killer and replaced terror with joy in thousands of Jewish homes. Author Chuck Swindoll interweaves an ancient, real-life story with insight not only into the virtues of Queen Esther, but into how the qualities that formed her and empowered her can be ours.… (more)
It is with great joy I dedicate this volume to our daughter Colleen Dane and our daughters-in-law Debbie Swindoll and Jeni Swindoll. I am confident the Lord will graciously reward them for their loving and faithful commitment to their husbands and their deep and enduring dedication to their children. As He used Esther to make a difference in her times, may He use these ladies of strength and dignity to shape and change the times in which they live.