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Look inside our May issue

A chance to vote for your favourite book

Learn how to pray for our nation

A daughter's battle with anorexia

Liz Earle, beauty entrepreneur, in the hot seat





28  How you can pray for our nation — It may seem an overwhelming task, but start small, says Jane Holloway, and join in the prayer movement across the UK
35 Yes, you can learn to be confident — Here are five things you need to know
37 The Single File — How to avoid getting into a destructive relationship
41 Suffering with eczema? — Natural ways to soothe your skin and relieve itching
44 Green ways to clean — Handy tips to freshen up your home this spring

7   Pray with us — This month a prayer of commitment
21 Are you quick to make amends? — Pen Wilcock reflects on the importance of accountability and honesty
30 Will you choose to love those who have hurt you? — Tough questions in our latest study of the life of David
40 How can I witness to others when I can’t manage my own household? — Wise words for Christian parents and grandparents
50 Man Alive — Caleb Storkey on the technological developments that will change all our lives

14 A recipe for the good life — Beauty expert Liz Earle on healthy living and giving back
18 My daughter’s anorexia changed her personality — A mother’s story of supporting her daughter who was battling an eating disorder and self-harm
26 Why we’re passionate about Thy Kingdom Come — Inspiring stories from women who took part in last year’s prayer initiative organised by the archbishops of Canterbury and York

8   Your letters — on unemployment, autism, volunteering and what’s inspired you in recent issues of Woman Alive
11 Journal — News, reviews and the innovative dress that fits all sizes and ensures producers get a fair wage
22 Which book will get your vote? — Read about our exciting Readers’ Choice Award
32 Let’s get together — Come and join us at our Women of Peace conferences later in the year
42 Bookclub — Great reads and a chat with author Cathy Gohlke
51 Next month — What you’ll be reading in our June issue

25 Isn’t it time we started to take better care of our world? asks Veronica Zundel
36 Transforming women’s lives — The ministry helping women suffering post abortion syndrome
38 Caring for others — Three women talk about what prompted them to reach out to others

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