We’ve all failed, every single one of us. It’s just part of being human. We can find comfort in the stories of these women in the Bible who failed. Like us, they fell short, made mistakes, and underperformed.
It’s easy to get caught up in our failures and give up even trying. But God understands. He knows we’re going to fail. And He’s right there ready to pick us up, dust us off, and give us a gentle push back into action. He will take our meager offerings and use them for His glory. He doesn’t require perfection, only a willingness to serve Him however we can.
What can we learn from Eve and the choice she made? Eve had a choice to make. Would she listen to God’s word or the word of a stranger? Though the tree of the knowledge of good and evil had … Continue reading Eve: Her Choice
When Abraham’s servant showed up at the well where Rebekah gathered water, she willingly offered him water to drink and water for his camels. She accepted his gifts of jewelry and invited him to her home to meet her family. … Continue reading Lineage of Jesus: Rebekah
God promised Abraham to bless him with descendants as numerous as the grains of dust upon the earth. (Genesis 13:16) But God didn’t act immediately. How many times did Abraham and Sarah lose faith in God’s promise? Why could they … Continue reading Lineage of Jesus: Sarah
God created Adam out of the dust of the earth and Eve out of Adam’s rib. He blessed them, told them to be fruitful and multiply, and to have dominion over every living thing on the earth. He presented them … Continue reading Lineage of Jesus: Eve
How often do we see in the Bible examples of godly individuals who married outside their faith and got caught up in the pagan lifestyle? In today’s episode of All God’s Women we look at Lot’s wife and daughters. Though … Continue reading Wicked Women: Lot’s Wife and Daughters
After a month of Bible stories of love and romance, we jump ship and go in the opposite direction. During March we’ll look at Wicked Women in the Bible, starting off with Samson’s wife. Listen on Your Favorite Podcast Platform: Apple … Continue reading Wicked Women: Samson’s Wife
It’s February, so this month All God’s Women podcast and radio episodes will be dedicated to love lessons from the Bible. Each week we will focus on a Bible couple, looking at their struggles, their strengths, and their secrets for … Continue reading Love Lessons from the Bible: Gomer
After spending five months in the gospels, we are finally leaving them behind and moving into Acts. On today’s episode of All God’s Women we look at Sapphira, the first woman mentioned by name who was part of the early … Continue reading Sapphira: A Woman Who Lied To God
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. Backstory All four gospels recount the … Continue reading Pilate’s Wife: She Tried to Save Jesus
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 … Continue reading Salome: A Misguided Mother
Over the past few weeks we’ve had several stories of parents who were willing to do whatever it took to find healing for their child. Today we find a different kind of parent. In this week’s episode of All God’s … Continue reading Blind Man’s Mother: A Woman Blinded by Fear
We’ve all sinned, but what do you do when you’re caught in the act of sin? How do you react? How do you expect others to react? In today’s story of The Adulteress, we meet a woman who waited when … Continue reading The Adulteress: Caught in the Act of Sin
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 … Continue reading The Anointing Woman: Her Sins Were Forgiven
Do you ever feel like you’ve messed up your life, like you’re too far gone for any hope of redemption? Have others confirmed that about you in the way they treat you? What if I told you it was never … Continue reading Woman at the Well: Early Convert and Female Evangelist
Are you living with a sense of urgency or complacency? Is your life one of ease or need? What will it take to wake you up from your life of comfort? In last week’s episode I said that this week … Continue reading Careless Women – Consequences of Complacency
In today’s episode of All God’s Women, we look at Job’s wife, a woman like Zeresh, who gave bad advice to her husband, but we have no evidence that she ever turned from her foolish thinking.
Have you ever given bad advice? And as soon as you gave it, you began to regret it, but it was too late and everyone else was already on board? In today’s episode of All God’s Women we look at … Continue reading Zeresh – A Bad Advice Wife
Have you ever done something you were ashamed of? How did you respond afterwards? Did you openly admit your sin or did you try to pretend it never happened? Were others impacted by your actions? In this week’s episode of … Continue reading Bathsheba: A Woman Caught in a Scandalous Situation
Have you ever made a mistake that caused harm to someone else? Did you have good intentions but fell short of what you were trying to do? What happens when despite our best efforts, we still fail? In today’s episode … Continue reading Mephibosheth’s Nurse: A Heroic Woman Who Fell Down on the Job
As a young girl did you dream of being a princess? Did you read fairy tales and think if you could only marry your Prince Charming, everything would be perfect? Or maybe now, do you watch Hallmark movies, especially the … Continue reading Michal: A Princess With a Tragic Ending
In today’s episode of All God’s Women we look at Miriam, a woman who worshiped God with all her being, but who let pride and arrogance mar her ministry. She learned the hard way God’s thoughts on pride. While a … Continue reading Miriam: Pride Came Before Her Fall
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