Salome: A Misguided Mother

Have you heard the term Bulldozer Mom? It refers to mothers who want the best for their child and do whatever they think it takes to get it for them, oftentimes bulldozing a clear path for them if necessary. It’s a modern term, but the concept is not. Today we look at Salome, a mother…

The Persistent Widow: A Parable About Prayer

Last week we looked at the parable woman who lost a coin. Today we continue our study of parable women with the Persistent Widow. https://radiopublic.com/all-gods-women-WRXXrr/s1!ad322 Backstory We meet the Persistent Widow in Luke 18. Prior to this in Luke 17: 20-37 Jesus was preparing His disciples for the coming of the kingdom. He explained about…

Dear Sister: Book Review and Free Download

Dear Sister is not the usual book that I review. It's actually a compilation of letters written by Gisela Yohannan written to encourage women living in locations around the world that are hostile to Christianity. They cover seven years of letters from 1999-2005. Gisela Yohannan's husband is the Director of Gospel for Asia. Gisela ministers to…

Women in Parables: Woman With the Lost Coin

Jesus was a storyteller. As the crowds flocked to Him, He taught spiritual truths by sharing simple stories that everyday people would understand. Today we look at one of those stories, the parable of the Woman Who Lost Her Coin. https://radiopublic.com/all-gods-women-WRXXrr/s1!ff59b Backstory Her story is found in Luke 15 verses 8-10. It’s tucked between two…

Widow With Two Mites: Faithful in the Shadows

Well, I did it again. I said I was covering the women in parables this week, but then decided I just couldn’t wait to do the Widow With Two Mites. Her story is so inspiring, and a wonderful reminder of the importance of giving sacrificially.  https://radiopublic.com/all-gods-women-WRXXrr/s1!19b84 Backstory Both Mark and Luke cover the story of…

Daughter of Abraham: Faithful Follower

Have you ever stayed home from church just because you didn’t feel like going? Might you be missing out on a blessing by staying home? In today’s episode of All God’s Women we meet a Daughter of Abraham, a woman who came faithfully to the synagogue, despite her ailment, and received unexpected healing as a…

Along a Storied Trail: Book Review

I've got so much going on nowadays that I'm not doing many book reviews, but when I read the synopsis for Along a Storied Trail, I had to make an exception. Kentucky packhorse librarian Tansy Calhoun doesn't mind the rough trails and long hours as she serves her mountain community during the Great Depression. Even…

Mary of Bethany: Sitting at the Feet of Jesus

Last week we looked at Martha and how she showed her love for Jesus by serving Him. This week we look at her sister Mary. We have three scenes with Mary, and each has her positioned at the feet of Jesus. https://radiopublic.com/all-gods-women-WRXXrr/s1!51c55 Her Story We first meet Mary alongside Martha in Luke 10:39. “And she…

Women of Focus Conference 2021

I am so excited to share with you what I've been working on for almost two years now - The Women of Focus conference coming to Springfield Baptist Church, Springfield, Tennessee on September 18. Women of Focus is an extraordinary new Christian women's conference for the women of Middle Tennessee and beyond. Our 2021 theme…

Martha: A Friend of Jesus

Mary and Martha are two of the more famous sisters in the Bible. They’re usually lumped together as a compare and contrast with Mary being regarded as the better sister. But the two deserve to be studied individually. I’d intended to start with Mary, but after further consideration, I realized we can best understand Mary…