Letters to Our Sons
Countless books have been published suggesting self-help advice for mothers and their sons to nurture their relationship, but none have offered both no-nonsense insight and humor with impactful faith-based take-away tools to help a mother shape her young boy into a successful man of Godly character.
LETTERS TO OUR SONS BOOK & COMPANION JOURNAL
Letters to our Sons, Yolanda Conley Shields debut book is penned in a heartfelt, entertaining and motivational tone offering scriptural support as well as insightful steps to encourage mothers facing life’s challenges. Journal added in 2015 to capture the many stories and moments to share with your sons and daughters years later. With diverse, comedic and heartbreaking stories, Letters to our Sons captures the struggles and victories mothers face day-to-day raising their sons, and offers helpful and relatable words of wisdom and inspiration.
As a mother, you want the finest for your son, but the battle can be tough with peer pressure and societal influence. Letters to our Sons is sure to leave you encouraged and equipped to not only write your own son a letter but to partner with God to shape and move your son to live out the purposes God has designed for his life. This book is sure to create, grow and shape the unique bond you have with your son and make it last a lifetime!
Yolanda Shield’s best-selling author has over 20 years of experience as a business leader and also does international workforce development and social entrepreneurship work in the continent of Africa and other 3rd World Countries. She is a much sought-after speaker and trainer in the area of Parenting, small business, entrepreneurship, nonprofit startup and sustainability, fund development, grant writing, diversity, human capital management, career development, and social entrepreneurship. She has traveled extensively throughout the United States, France, and Africa.
Motherhood is an embodiment of virtues above the price in Love, Care, Trust, Goodness, Hard Work, Help to the Poor and Needy, embraced in Strength and Honor. She is wise and kind. Proverbs 31: 10 – 31. The foundation for the life of a son is layed with a master plan of a virtuous woman. Imagine the sacrifices of a mother in pregnancy and childcare to adulthood. Letters to Our Sons will be an inspiration to mothers around the world. Olori (Queen) Mary Iyabode Adebayo of Emure Kingdom, Ekiti state, Nigeria, W. Africa.
“Children are the sum of what mothers contribute to their lives.”
Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak and brave enough to face himself when he is afraid, one who will be proud and unbending in honest defeat, and humble and gentle in victory.”
Author: Douglas MacArthur