Gems of Wisdom: The Treasure of Experience is a Dove Foundation Award Recipient. This book has been rated Faith-friendly by The Dove Foundation.

If you haven’t read Gems of Wisdom: The Treasure of Experience yet, here’s your chance to get a free ebook copy through April 7, 2017.

Honestly, I just wanted to do something nice for my readers to celebrate spring 🙂
I’ll be at the Missoula Fresh Market on April 22nd to answer questions on how to get into publishing. My friend, Susan Thomas, will be there answering too. So if one of us doesn’t know the answer, the other probably does. Swing in and celebrate our local grocer’s anniversary. Southside at Reserve and Brooks in Missoula is 9a-1130a. Northside, on Broadway, is 1:30-330p. See you soon  and remember to grab your free Kindle of Gems of Wisdom before Friday.

Click the book cover or click here to get your free Kindle copy of Gems of Wisdom.

Here’s what the book is about: Gems of Wisdom: The Treasure of Experience, helping women cope with the past while they gain courage, confidence, and candor. Rereleasing as the first book in the new Grace Under Pressure Radio series that supports becoming a woman of courage, confidence, and candor! Updated material and new cover, (originally published as Gems of Wisdom: For A Treasure-Filled Life) you’ll embark on a treasure hunt for God’s unique gems of wisdom. Be empowered, learn to influence through your own life lessons, and preserve important relationships. Gems of Wisdom invites the reader on a treasure hunt to find important life concepts represented by the beautiful stones God created. Excellent for Bible study and book clubs, and now with the bonus companion guide available separately for study members. Formats: Paperback, ebook, and audio books all available soon.
**Award recipient of The Dove Foundation’s Faith-friendly Dove Seal of Approval.
This book has been rated faith-friendly by the Dove Foundation.

Here’s what people liked:

“When I read Gems of Wisdom, I particularly loved the positive advice with the emphasis on setting goals, journaling, and taking small steps toward changing your life. She covers all the positive attitudes we need to counter the negatives one that we can be bombarded with day in and out. This can be done through education and knowledge, both of which leads to wisdom.

“Living can be hard, filled with many trials and tribulations, but Gems of Wisdom gives you concrete ways to get a handle on those problems, so you can live your life to the fullest. I cried when reading this, but mostly I walked away with tools to use to solve issues I had been wrestling with. I was able to fight those pirates that wanted to rob me of peace.

“Reading Gems of Wisdom will enrich your life. You will find a treasure trove of gems that will equip you to make sound decisions. There is no place for negativity. Embrace life and savor the words to come.” —Margaret Daley, an award winning, multi-published author

“Angie Breidenbach’s book is thoughtful and insightful. This book offers encouragement in a heart-touching manner that leaves the reader blessed in the hope of God’s faithfulness. Thank you, Angie for being brave enough to confront these battles head on, and for sharing your heart.” —Tracie Peterson, best-selling author of Embers of Love, and Song of Alaska series


Excellent tool for Bible studies and small groups.
Victim to Victorious and Build Better Relationship talks
and retreats blossom from this book.

About the book: Gems of Wisdom: For a Treasure-filled Life
Gems_study_cov_rev_RGB[1]To Order: (Pending due to website crash. So sorry for the inconvenience.)

Gems of Wisdom goal is to empower and educate while encouraging personal growth, healthy lifestyle, and intentional living by uncovering the unique purpose knit into each person’s DNA. Often self-defeating behaviors (our pirates) stop us from overcoming victimhood. Now you can battle those pirates so you are no longer a victim, but victorious! Fill your treasure chest with the gems of wisdom mined from life’s difficulties and overflow those treasures into the lives of others. Welcome to your treasure hunt! May your treasure chest be filled to over flowing.~Angie

Topical Outline and Presentation Suggestions

Gems of Wisdom Topical outline is available for individual talks or women’s retreats ranging from luncheon to full week long retreat lengths. A favorite topic is: Victim to Victorious.

Chapter 1 What’s Fair? (Gemstone: Tanzanite- Pirate: Injustice)
Chapter 2 Acceptance (Gemstone: Moonstone- Pirates: Magical Thinking & Denial)
Chapter 3 Opalescence (Gemstone: Opal- Pirates: Ownership)
Chapter 4 Courage (Gemstone: Obsidian- Pirates: Fear & Short term thinking)
Chapter 5 Reframing (Gemstone: Garnet-Pirates: Rumination, Destructive Scripts & Assumptions)
Chapter 6 Forgiveness (Gemstone: Bloodstone- Pirates: Martyrdom, Anger & Unforgiveness)
Chapter 7 The Secret of Being Proactive (Gemstone: Zircon- Pirates: Ignorance, Emotion & Reactivity)
Chapter 8 The Adventure of Confidence (Gemstone: Spinel-Pirates: Worry & Perfectionism)
Chapter 9 Mercy (Gemstone: Aquamarine-Pirates: Unreasonable Expectations)
Chapter 10 Self-Care (Gemstone: Amethyst- Pirates: Fatigue, Busyness & Chaos)
Chapter 11 Paradigm (Gemstone: Mother of Pearl- Pirates: Self-Defeating behaviors Frustration, Helplessness, Pessimism & Negativity)
Chapter 12 Radiance (Gemstone: Sunstone- Pirate: Shame)
Chapter 13 Courtesy (Gemstone: Jade- Pirate: Impatience)
Chapter 14 Consideration (Gemstone: Alexandrite- Pirates: Arguments, Confrontation & Logic (I have to be right regardless of the outcome)
Chapter 15 Teambuilding (Gemstone: Tourmaline- Pirates: Power & Control)
Chapter 16 Filtering (Gemstone: Iolite- Pirate: Misconceptions)
Chapter 17 The Secret Treasures of Education and Knowledge (A chest full of wise gems)

Gems of Wisdom Theme Song

Written by: Laura Krzyston Performed by: Zechariah’s Son