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Ann Benton

Author and family conference speaker, Guildford, England


Ann Benton is the wife of John Benton, a church minister, author and magazine editor. John and Ann have developed and run practical Marriage orienting and enrichment seminars to the benefit of numerous couples (and couples to be).


Products

1.

Aren't they Lovely when they're Asleep?

Aren't they Lovely when they're Asleep?

Lessons in unsentimental parenting

~ Ann Benton

Ann Benton used to run parenting skills classes in local schools. People kept saying "This is great, where do you get this stuff?" She came clean "Actually, it's from the Bible." This book contains the wisdom distilled from Ann's... read more


2.

Ferdinand

Ferdinand

The Engine who went off the rails

~ Ann Benton

Ferdinand the engine has a lot to learn about being an engine and keeping to the rails - he has a lot to learn about just doing what he is told. But it's a good job the Inventor knows exactly what Ferdinand is like and then... read more


3.

If It's Not Too Much Trouble - 2nd Ed.

If It's Not Too Much Trouble - 2nd Ed.

The Challenge of the Aged Parent

~ Ann Benton

"Professional carer" - it's almost a contradiction in terms. Let down by the 'system' Ann Benton, aided by a team of helpers, charts the journey of her father-in-law from unsatisfactory hospital care, through spectacularly absent... read more


4.

Don't they make a Lovely Couple?

Don't they make a Lovely Couple?

Six important questions you need to face about your marriage

~ Ann Benton, John Benton

Only half of today's marriages stick - why is that? The social revolution has made marriage fairer and unacceptable behaviour more 'frowned upon' so shouldn't our marriages be healthier and more long lasting? Why is it that an... read more


Endorsements

1.

The Diamond Marriage

The Diamond Marriage
''This is a well informed book and constructively addresses crucial questions which many other marriage books tend to neglect'

 

2.

World-proof Your Kids

World-proof Your Kids
"Excellent stuff for any thinking Christian parent or any thinking Christian parent or youth worker."

 

3.

The Word Became Fresh

The Word Became Fresh
"Davis maintains that avoidance of difficult texts ‘gets us and nowhere and impoverishes the church'. His excellent chapter on appropriation/application includes the damming sentence: ‘ I hold a reader who does not appropriate and/or a teacher who will not apply Scripture is practising abortion on the Bible' You may or may not want to imitate Davis Style but if you read this book you will want to lift his structures and insights straight off the page. And that is no bad thing for the church."

 

4.

The Envy of Eve

The Envy of Eve
"In an age and culture where we all tend to have an overdeveloped sense of entitlement, this book makes a brilliant diagnosis that goes right to the heart of the problem."

 

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