Gracian de Paul

Transforming America's Youth

by Jeanne Sheffield



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 2/9/2005

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.25x11
Page Count : 136
ISBN : 9781420822458

About the Book

There is a great need for transformation in the youth of America today. It can be done by conscientiously educating our young people with a program like Gracian de Paul, Transforming America’s Youth. This program was created to entice Gracian de Paul students to take a closer look at themselves, their behaviors and the world around them. Throughout this conceptual study they will learn the importance of etiquette, valuable social skills and develop in character by studying God’s Word. We now have an exciting approach with a new program, which offers children ages 8 to 12 and teenagers 13 to 17 a six and twelve week study coving twenty five important topics. These topics begin with self image and address Attitude, Eye to Eye Contact, Being a Good Friend, Modesty Is in, Being a Lady, Being a Gentleman, Telephone Etiquette, Formal Table Setting and so much more. The focus of this book is to show young children and teens the value of being a true “Quality Person” and how to be one.

Gracian de Paul, Transforming America’s Youth is a workbook by nature with answers, questions, inter- active role playing, improvising, imagining, thinking, probing and creating. It is a jam-packed curriculum filled with Christian values and spontaneous fun!

About the Author

Jeanne Sheffield’s life has transitioned from a professional performer in show business, in variety television in Los Angeles, to her exciting, always challenging position as director of Songbird Music Ministries located in Memphis, Tennessee. If you remember the days of variety television or the hit TV series “Here Comes the Brides!”  you saw her as David Soul’s girlfriend or remembered her as one of the original Dean Martin “Gold Diggers”. She has fond memories of being a regular cast member on the Glen Campbell “Good Time Hour”, the Mac Davis Show, and the Andy Williams Show.

Today Jeanne wears many hats as inspirational singer, composer, voice, piano, character, and etiquette teacher, and author. Her first book, “Gracian de Paul, Transforming America’s Youth”, is offered for purchase on the Internet by Barnes and Noble,, and through Jeanne’s web site address Jeanne’s interest in the development of America’s Youth led to a creative position as etiquette columnist for the Collierville Independent Paper, in Collierville, Tennessee. Jeanne has also been featured in Memphis Woman’s Magazine. She is working on her masters in Christian Counseling.