Mary Magdelene: First Witness to the Resurrected Christ

Of all the women we've studied thus far, I do believe Mary Magdelene's story may be the most difficult to tell. First, she's extremely misunderstood. Half of what people believe about her isn't even biblical. Then, each gospel writer tells her story in a different way, and it's hard to put them together. But I…

Pilate’s Wife: She Tried to Save Jesus

Last week we looked at Jewish servant girls who got caught up in the fight against Jesus. Today we look at Herod’s wife, a Roman first lady, who spoke out in support of Jesus. https://radiopublic.com/all-gods-women-WRXXrr/s1!0d3f5 Backstory All four gospels recount the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus. They each cover the hearing with…

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…

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…

Canaanite Woman: A Tenacious Fighter

There’s nothing worse than being a parent and watching your child suffer. It breaks out heart, so if you learn of a possible cure, you’re going to do whatever it takes to make it happen. That’s the case in today’s story of the Canaanite Woman, a mother willing to take on Jesus in order to…

The Anointing Woman: Her Sins Were Forgiven

The Anointing Woman: Her Sins Were Forgiven

Have you ever received a gift you didn’t feel you deserved? How did you handle it? In today’s story of the Anointing Woman, we see a woman so grateful for God’s mercy that she was willing to humble herself and show her appreciation by cleansing and kissing the feet of her Savior. https://radiopublic.com/all-gods-women-WRXXrr/s1!3025c Apple Podcasts, Google…