Revive Our Hearts

By Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

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Grow in your love for the Word and the Lord Jesus as you listen to Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth's twenty-five-minute program.

Episode Date
His Forever Love Applies to Us
What will you be doing the day after Thanksgiving? Shopping? Avoiding the stores at all costs? Nancy and a group of women will be continuing to thank the Lord.
Nov 27, 2020
God’s Steadfast Love in Our Lives
When we truly believe God’s steadfast love endures forever, it affects all of life. We’ll hear thanksgiving praise from women who have benefited from Psalm 136.
Nov 26, 2020
Spiritual Food
Families often thank God before they eat their meals. That can be an effective way to remind ourselves of our dependence on Him.
Nov 25, 2020
His Loving Provision of Food
Can you imagine how hard it would be to feed all the people and animals in the world every day? That’s something God does all the time.
Nov 24, 2020
God Preserves His People
When God makes promises, we don’t have to question whether or not He’ll follow through. Nancy takes us back to Psalm 136 to show us His complete faithfulness.
Nov 23, 2020
Love Shown in God’s Redemption
Have you ever thought about how we can see God’s love reflected in His people?
Nov 20, 2020
Reminders in His Universe
God’s creation is meant to point us to Him, the Creator.
Nov 19, 2020
Creation Shows God’s Steadfast Love
Nancy will show you how the wonders of God’s creation show us His goodness and love.
Nov 18, 2020
Why We Give Thanks
There’s a promise in the Bible that affects your perspective on any circumstance in life— no matter how difficult it may seem.
Nov 17, 2020
A Repeated Refrain
Repetition can be frustrating. Unless it’s really helpful.
Nov 16, 2020
Choosing to Be Grateful
Mary Kassian says being thankful to God is a choice.
Nov 13, 2020
So Many Reasons to be Grateful
It’s one thing to be thankful for God’s blessings, but if we’re not careful, we can forget to look beyond the gifts to the Giver Himself.
Nov 12, 2020
It’s Good to Be Grateful
Are you a thankful person? Most of us have room for improvement in the area of being more grateful. Mary Kassian says it’ll take some effort.
Nov 11, 2020
Exposing Fear’s Lies
There’s healthy fear and wrong fear. Steve Canfield explains the difference and how to recognize the deception of sinful fear.
Nov 10, 2020
Fear’s Opposites
What is the opposite of fear? You might think of courage or bravery. Steve Canfield says power, love, and discipline are also opposites.
Nov 09, 2020
The Wonder of Adoption
Jimmy and Kelly Needham talk about why they embrace the high cost of adoption.
Nov 06, 2020
Free from the Stranglehold of Sin
Jimmy Needham spent years unable to say "no" to pornography but has seen the power of God to transform his life.
Nov 05, 2020
When Your Spouse Is Addicted to Pornography
Kelly knows firsthand the amazing power God gives to forgive and to change—even pornography. Discover how to find freedom and help your spouse find freedom.
Nov 04, 2020
In the Middle of Your Struggle
Kelly Needham married a Christian singer and was ready for a new, exciting adventure. A few weeks later she realized how difficult life can be on the road.
Nov 03, 2020
When the Spotlight Is Off
Audiences love listening to Jimmy Needham sing as he travels across the country. But being a musical artist isn’t his most important role.
Nov 02, 2020
Faith over Fear
When you look around, it’s easy to see how broken our world is. Do you ever feel like panicking? Well, if you’re a follower of Jesus, there’s no need.
Oct 30, 2020
Labor Pains and Peace
If your understanding of what's going on in the world is coming primarily from the news or social media, Nancy says your perspective is skewed.
Oct 29, 2020
Crumbling World, Unshakable God
Nancy thinks a good way to describe these days is “turbulent.” She’ll point us to God’s Word to show us that we can actually thrive.
Oct 28, 2020
Praying Boldly
Is the amount of prayer in your life connected to how much you trust God? Stephen Kendrick says how much you pray really reveals how much you’re trusting God.
Oct 27, 2020
Prayer Begins by Being in Christ
Stephen Kendrick shares how our prayers can be a powerful force in changing our families and our world.
Oct 26, 2020
Praying with Intensity and Humility
It’s easy to see other people who could use revival. But when we get honest and pray for genuine revival, we’re always struck with our own need.
Oct 23, 2020
A Picture of Revival
Imagine with me . . . what would happen if you experienced God’s presence like never before? What if He visited you and transformed your life?
Oct 22, 2020
A Prayer for Urgent Times
It’s easy to let our prayers become predictable and routine. But the days we’re living in require honest, heartfelt, urgent prayer.
Oct 21, 2020
God’s Tough Love
If you’re clinging to anything that doesn’t really satisfy, He loves you enough to bring it to ruin—if that’s what’s needed to get your attention.
Oct 20, 2020
You Don’t Have to Fear God’s Wrath
The words of Isaiah give us a lot of insight into how we can be praying for revival in our day.
Oct 19, 2020
Insistent and Persistent Prayer
There’s a place for presenting our needs to the Lord, but Janet Parshall reminds us that prayer is about more than us and what we want.
Oct 16, 2020
Consistent Prayer
Janet Parshall walks through the pattern of prayer laid out in Luke chapter 18. Learn about consistent, insistent, and persistent prayer.
Oct 15, 2020
The Two Buckets
There will come a day when all the pain and suffering of this life are called “former things.” In that day, Jesus will make all things new.
Oct 14, 2020
A Better Country
If you’re feeling like you lack hope, you’ll want to be reminded of the true hope for the end of the story. Erin Davis will take us to Revelation 21.
Oct 13, 2020
Our Brokenness, God’s Promises
Much of the ache we feel in our heart comes from something Erin Davis calls “brokenness fatigue.” Is there hope? Yes!
Oct 12, 2020
Representing Jesus Well
Does your home belong to you, or does it serve a greater purpose? Barbara Rainey invites you to think of your home as an embassy for the Lord.
Oct 09, 2020
Living as an Ambassador
Barbara Rainey says your family can all be ambassadors for the Lord, making your home an embassy.
Oct 08, 2020
When He Doesn’t Seem to Hear
These desperate times call for desperate prayers. That means we need to cry out to God, even when He seems silent.
Oct 07, 2020
When We’re in Trouble
What is your default that you turn to when you’re in trouble? Comfort food? A friend? Social media? The bar? Drugs? Nancy says we should turn to the Lord first.
Oct 06, 2020
The Pattern in Scripture
Are you desperate? We’re going to hear Nancy remind us that desperate times call for desperate prayer.
Oct 05, 2020
A Powerful Weapon
Have you ever used the Bible as a guide for your own praying? Dr. Karen Ellis shows us how to pray God’s Word back to Him.
Oct 02, 2020
Prayer Is Action!
If your prayers tend to focus on your immediate needs, you’re stuck praying what Dr. Karen Ellis calls “domestic prayers.”
Oct 01, 2020
Ultimate Hope for Today’s Headlines
Do you watch the news? If you’re curious about what’s going to be on the news or in the headlines today, I’ll tell you: there’s going to be bad news.
Sep 30, 2020
Five Symptoms of Pride & Idolatry
Dannah Gresh will take us to the book of Habakkuk and show us five important symptoms of a spiritual disease— the disease of idolatry.
Sep 29, 2020
Hearing God’s Voice Requires Listening
Too often we’re better at talking at God instead of talking with God. Dannah Gresh reminds us that prayer needs to be a two-way conversation, not a monologue.
Sep 28, 2020
Is It Okay to Question God?
Remember when Ricky would call out, “Lucy! You’ve got some 'splainin’ to do!”? If we’re honest, sometimes we feel like saying that to God.
Sep 25, 2020
When God Seems Silent
Current circumstances might tempt us to think God can’t do anything or He doesn’t care.
Sep 24, 2020
A Lifeline in Times of Trouble
Like runners in a spiritual relay race, you and I are called to pass on the baton of faith to future generations.
Sep 23, 2020
Learning to See
We’ll hear how the biographer of Elisabeth Elliot was able to apply in her own life the very principles she was writing about.
Sep 22, 2020
Trusting and Obeying
No hero of the faith wakes up one morning and decides, “I think today I’ll become a hero of the faith.” No, the decisive moments are years of smaller choices.
Sep 21, 2020
Avoiding the Irrelevant Question
Movies often have happy endings. But reality usually doesn’t work that way. The life of Elisabeth Elliot was no exception.
Sep 18, 2020
Ready to Die
We all want to please God and give our lives to Him. But can we say we want to do that even if it means actually literally giving our lives?
Sep 17, 2020
Acquainted with Loss
“God, I’ve done things mostly the way You want me to. I’ve lived right, but life is really hard right now! Why are You letting bad things happen to me?”
Sep 16, 2020
A Passionate Romantic
Take an ultra-conservative, performance-based background, mix in the personality of an introvert along with a healthy dose of the fear of God, and what happens?
Sep 15, 2020
An Authentic Hero
Often a person’s success is measured by accomplishments, beauty, wealth, or political power. But Elisabeth Elliot didn’t match popular standards of success.
Sep 14, 2020
Transfiguration
If you’re a child of God, He’s in the process of making you more and more like Jesus. But let’s be honest: that process can be painful!
Sep 11, 2020
Offering
Think about your suffering. Have you ever thought of the pain and difficulty as a gift from God?
Sep 10, 2020
Gratitude
When you’re hurting, it can be helpful to remember something: You’re not the victim of a purposeless, chance occurrence.
Sep 09, 2020
Acceptance
How can you experience peace in the midst of suffering? There is a key. Elisabeth Elliot explains.
Sep 08, 2020
The Message
Have you ever asked God, “Why? Why is this happening to me?” or “Why won’t you answer my prayer?” Today you’ll hear from the late Elisabeth Elliot.
Sep 07, 2020
Suffering Is Not for Nothing
In her lifetime, Elisabeth Elliot has experienced a lot of pain and loss—and joy and peace. She’ll share important perspective on suffering.
Sep 06, 2020
God Created Male and Female
Popular opinion says there are no differences between men and women. But God is an artist. Learn how to live out the beauty He intended.
Sep 04, 2020
God’s Faithfulness in Life’s Storms
Nancy says you’re likely either in a storm right now, coming out of a storm, or heading into one. Thankfully, we have a God who walks with us through the storm.
Sep 03, 2020
Restoring Your Horizontal Relationships
Once you’re in a right relationship with the Lord, He begins to help you develop right relationships with others.
Sep 02, 2020
Restoring Your Vertical Relationship
It’s so easy to get busy working for God that we can neglect to be alone with God. But it’s crucial to stop and set aside alone with the Lord.
Sep 01, 2020
The Character and Nature of God
Nancy has had the opportunity to serve the Lord for forty years in full-time ministry. Explore some of the main themes that she’s taught on over the years.
Aug 31, 2020
What to Do When Your Plot Twists
Nancy addresses allowing God to use your circumstances to grow your faith.
Aug 28, 2020
Remembering God’s Past Protection
Nancy addresses choosing to worship when circumstances change for the worse and it appears God is not paying attention.
Aug 27, 2020
How the Water Shows Us Our Need
Nancy takes us through the book of Exodus to explain how water demonstrates God’s power and teaches us to trust in Him.
Aug 26, 2020
Thirst and Satisfaction
No matter what you’ve done, there is hope for a fresh start. That’s something a thirsty woman discovered in Jesus’ day. And it’s something we need too.
Aug 25, 2020
Jesus Cares for Women
In Jesus’ day, like ours, there were societal problems like racism and sexism. Hear how a simple conversation Jesus had was radically counter-cultural.
Aug 24, 2020
Meet Lisa Dudley
Lisa Dudley grew up going to church in a family with two loving parents. But after her abortion, she wondered whether she could ever be forgiven.
Aug 21, 2020
Meet Karen Watts
If your life has ever been controlled by bitterness and anger, you’ll identify with Karen. She was in bondage to her own sin, and her family was suffering.
Aug 20, 2020
Meet Sue Thomas
Sue Thomas has been deaf most of her life. she was bitter and cynical, and she doubted God loved her. Find out how God broke her will so that he could use her.
Aug 19, 2020
Meet Brooke Boyer
Brooke Boyer wanted nothing to do with God. Until Joni Eareckson Tada took the stage and started singing.
Aug 18, 2020
Meet the Women of SPA
Hear how God has worked to redeem the individual lives of some women with a painful past.
Aug 17, 2020
Highlights from Women of the Bible: Rahab
What can you and I learn from the life of an ancient Middle Eastern “woman of the streets”? Actually, we can learn quite a lot.
Aug 14, 2020
Grace for Today
Does the sin of your past have to keep you from moving forward in your relationship with God? Hear from women who have found freedom.
Aug 13, 2020
The Legacy of Rahab
God doesn’t only save you from past sin; He also gives you a glorious future.
Aug 12, 2020
Everybody Needs to Be Rescued
Find out why a repentant prostitute is better off before God than an unrepentant churchgoer. It’s a look at the life of Rahab.
Aug 11, 2020
An Unconventional Battle Plan
Imagine living in a city that’s under attack, not just from an opposing army, but from God Himself. The biblical character Rahab faced that exact thing.
Aug 10, 2020
Entirely Forgiven
Is your sin too great for God to forgive? If you can’t get rid of the suspicion that it is, find freedom.
Aug 07, 2020
The Scarlet Thread
Rahab was told to hang a scarlet cord out her window. That seems like an insignificant gesture, yet it saved her life.
Aug 06, 2020
When Mothers Intercede
What do you believe about God? I mean, really believe? You answer that question more by what you do than by what you say.
Aug 05, 2020
God Is at Work
Some heroes of the Bible found themselves in an unlikely place—the house of a prostitute. Hear how God works in unpredictable places.
Aug 04, 2020
Written into God’s Script
When God told His people to destroy the city of Jericho, why did He choose to have mercy on one woman? Hear about Rahab’s redemption and God’s power.
Aug 03, 2020
Grace for Aging
Evelyn Christenson lost four babies during her lifetime. But she can look back with thankfulness. Get perspective from an older, godly woman.
Jul 31, 2020
Grounded in God's Word
Kay Arthur says faith is not really faith until it's tested. Kay's facing some great testing. Find out how she gains strength through the Bible.
Jul 30, 2020
Get Into the Book
Plenty of people read the Bible without making it central to their lives. Kay Arthur calls it reading just enough to stay out of trouble.
Jul 29, 2020
Building Up, Not Tearing Down
If you were a crane, what would be on the end of your cable? A hook for lifting materials up in a construction site? Or a wrecking ball?
Jul 28, 2020
Time in the Word
When you need to make wise choices in your life, where do you turn? I know the Sunday School answer, too. But what does it really look like to apply God’s Word?
Jul 27, 2020
Forgiving When It’s Difficult
How do you go about forgiving a parent who’s been abusive and addicted to alcohol?
Jul 24, 2020
Finding God’s Love
But before Sarah could even think about forgiving her alcoholic mother, God had a work to do in her own life first.
Jul 23, 2020
Wisdom in Marriage
Do you ever feel like your spouse is your enemy? Donna Otto has.
Jul 22, 2020
Joy vs. Burnout
There is a strong pull toward busyness—even busyness doing important work—that will rob your home of joy.
Jul 21, 2020
Why Women Need Each Other
When women mentor other women in practical areas like meal planning, something spiritually significant is taking place.
Jul 20, 2020
Tips for Beating Anxiety
What tools do you need in the battle against obsessive anxiety? Yes, the Bible is always good to have. But how about . . . paint brushes and paints and canvas?
Jul 17, 2020
Anxiety Defined
Think back on the last three months: Have you felt anxious about anything? Anxiety is common, but it doesn’t have to control us.
Jul 16, 2020
How to Keep Marriage from Becoming an Idol
Sin often comes when you desire a good thing too much. Carolyn McCulley shows you how to avoid sin and keep the desire for a relationship from becoming an idol.
Jul 15, 2020
How to Guard Your Heart
Singles are often told, "Guard your heart." But how do you actually do that? Carolyn McCulley explains what it means to guard your heart.
Jul 14, 2020
No One-Size-Fits-All
If you’re dating someone and the relationship ends in a painful breakup, can you still love that person? Hear from Carolyn McCulley today.
Jul 13, 2020
Ask Nancy: How to Control Runaway Emotions
Do you ever feel like you can’t get your emotions under control? Nancy sometimes feels that way. She’ll explain how she responds in this situation.
Jul 10, 2020
Protect Your Relationships
When is the last time you sat down with someone older and wiser than you and learned from their experience? It doesn't have to be hard.
Jul 09, 2020
Buy Some Stamps
In a world of email, instant messaging, and phone texts, how can you deliver a message that will really cut through the clutter?
Jul 08, 2020
Giving to God First
Mark DeMoss says the best time to read the Bible and pray is early in the morning. He says waiting until later in the day leaves room for more distractions.
Jul 07, 2020
Number Your Days
When Mark DeMoss was a young man, he observed people in the last stages of life. Most of those people had the exact same regrets. Find out why.
Jul 06, 2020
Tethered to His Faithfulness
Sometimes we feel alone, afraid, unable to function. That’s how Stephanie Wesco felt after her husband's traumatic death.
Jul 03, 2020
Did God Protect or Not?
If your spouse were murdered in cold blood, how would you feel toward the person who pulled the trigger? Stephanie Wesco shares her thoughts.
Jul 02, 2020
Pain and Peace
How would you respond if the life of your loved one were hanging in the balances? Stephanie Wesco found out her answer to that question.
Jul 01, 2020
Unaware of the Countdown
Stephanie Wesco shares how she and her family suddenly discovered that the clock had run out for her husband, Charles.
Jun 30, 2020
Baby Steps Toward Trust
For Charles and Stephanie Wesco and their eight children, life was hard. They were raising support to become missionaries in West Africa.
Jun 29, 2020
A Mother’s Heart Concerning Prejudice in America
How can believers respond to the racial tensions we observe all around us? Robyn McKelvy and her daughter ReNay Nelson share some of their own experiences.
Jun 26, 2020
The Weight of Your Words in Worried Times
Do you know the Bible gives us instructions for what we post on social media? Nancy shows how God’s Word can guide what you post to your friends.
Jun 25, 2020
The Dot and the Line
When you truly live for eternity, it will affect how you live now. Nancy helps you focus on eternity, transforming the way you look at each day.
Jun 24, 2020
How to be Calm in Chaos
As our world seems to be descending into lunacy, Nancy opens the Bible and gives needed perspective for our day.
Jun 23, 2020
Principles for Thriving
Whose job is it to make Christians more like Jesus? Is it God’s job? Or ours? The answer, of course, is YES! That’s what Del Fehsenfeld explains.
Jun 22, 2020
The Storm of Chronic Mental Illness
All marriages go through storms. For some, the storm comes in the form of a child with a chronic mental illness.
Jun 19, 2020
Marriage Lessons from the Book of Job
Jeff Walton had left behind a lucrative career in favor of his family. That felt like a big enough storm. But the storm turned intense when he lost his job.
Jun 18, 2020
Hitting Rock Bottom
Jeff and Sarah Walton had some tough choices to make. Storm after storm had hit their young family, and their marriage was showing signs of the strain.
Jun 17, 2020
Goodness and Mercy
Can you imagine what it will be like to live forever? It boggles the mind, yet it’s an important topic.
Jun 16, 2020
You Anoint My Head with Oil
What is the biggest problem you’re facing right now? It’s hard to believe, but that problem could become a great source of joy.
Jun 15, 2020
I Will Not Fear
What brings you comfort? A warm blanket? Conversation with a friend? Chocolate? How about a rod and a staff?
Jun 12, 2020
The Dark Valley
Sometimes we leave the Good Shepherd and end up in a dangerous place; it’s our own fault.
Jun 11, 2020
He Restores
There are few things heavier than guilt. If you feel weighed down by your past, find out how to let those burdens go.
Jun 10, 2020
I Shall Not Want
If God always provides, why do some of His children sometimes seem to be struggling financially?
Jun 09, 2020
Six Powerful Verses
If you were asked to recite Psalm 23 right now, there’s a good chance that you’d be able to do it. But you might not be living according to it.
Jun 08, 2020
Gifts in the Wilderness
Praying on behalf of her wayward son was one of the most difficult things Judy's ever gone through—but had some beautiful gifts along the way.
Jun 05, 2020
When You Love a Prodigal
If you’ve ever received a call in the middle of the night and wondered whether it was going to be the police or bad news, you probably have loved a prodigal.
Jun 04, 2020
Weeping and Prayer for the Nation
How should we respond in these days of civil unrest and violent protests?
Jun 03, 2020
Blessing Instead of Cursing
June 2 is Worldwide Prodigal Prayer Day. Join guest Judy Douglass, the founder of this day, as she explains what it’s all about, and how you can get involved.
Jun 02, 2020
God’s Huge Vat
If you find it difficult to love a prodigal son or daughter, you’ll identify with Judy Douglass. That was her experience, too.
Jun 01, 2020
Prepared for a Crisis
When you spend time with God in prayer and His Word, it’s kind of like storing up reserves of supplies to use in a crisis.
May 29, 2020
Why Are You So Afraid?
Nancy asks which is bigger: your storm or your God?
May 28, 2020
Peace About the Future
"What if . . ." We spend so much time worrying about the future instead of trusting the only Person who knows the future.
May 27, 2020
How to Choose Quiet in a Storm
It's not wrong to ask why. But are you asking with turmoil that says, “God, if You don't explain it, I won't love You; I won't trust You; I won't obey You”?
May 26, 2020
Is Your Heart at Peace?
Think of all the things that fill our world with sound. I think you’ll find the next Revive Our Hearts to be more than just another instance of noise.
May 25, 2020
He Cares
If you ever feel like God doesn’t care about what you’re going through, you need to remind yourself of the same things Nancy does.
May 22, 2020
Heaven Rules
When King David experienced the chaos of a flood, in Psalm 29, he reminded himself of an important truth: that the Lord sits enthroned over the flood.
May 21, 2020
What Is God Doing through the Pandemic?
When God sent the ten plagues in the book of Exodus, He showed His supremacy over the false gods of Egypt. Is COVID-19 exposing our idols?
May 20, 2020
Priorities and Perseverance
What do we do when we run out? Whether it’s toilet paper or time or tonight’s meal, our resources are limited, and we’re dependent on God.
May 19, 2020
Perspective: God in the Forefront
Are you tired of trying to make it on your own? If your resources are depleted, Mary Kassian says you need to see things in the right perspective.
May 18, 2020
An Infusion of Hope and Perspective
If you find yourself weighed down by bad news, you need hope. You need perspective. You need to be grounded in God’s people and His Word.
May 15, 2020
We Have Everything We Need
If you know Christ, you are rich. The national debt can’t change that. The unemployment rate can’t change it. Learn to appreciate the riches you have in Christ.
May 14, 2020
Our Confidence
Here’s good news about adversity: it shows what’s in your heart. So when your finances, your patience or your ability is being squeezed, it’s an opportunity.
May 13, 2020
Facing the Future with Faith
Tough times help you figure out where your treasure is. Learn how to make an investment far more secure than a bond or money market account.
May 12, 2020
A Life Well-Lived: Cindy Rast
How will others remember you when you’re gone? That’s a question worth pondering. Nancy honors the memory of Cindy Rast, a true servant of the Lord.
May 11, 2020
A Sweet Legacy
We’ll hear how one mom sang her way through life in a God-honoring way.
May 08, 2020
One Word . . .
What a sweet thing to see how God can rewrite our family line and give us grace and wisdom, through His Word, to be transformed by the power of that Word!
May 07, 2020
The Power of a Mother’s Prayer
You may have heard of the Kendrick Brothers, filmmakers who brought us the movie War Room. Hear from the woman who taught them about prayer.
May 06, 2020
A Faith that Saves
"We all have faith in something, but not all faiths save." That statement was made by a woman dying of cancer. She’ll challenge you to evaluate your faith.
May 05, 2020
Time Is Terribly Short
In the final months of her life, Rachael Barkey delivered a very emotional message to a crowd that had come to listen to her. Hear her story today.
May 04, 2020
Trusting in Christ Alone
What difference does the power of Christ make in your life? Nancy says that if you’re a child of God, it makes all the difference in the world!
May 01, 2020
When (Not If) Disaster Comes
Plants that grow in an environment completely free of any wind or resistance don’t thrive. Nancy shows us from the Word that we are like plants.
Apr 30, 2020
Great Is Thy Faithfulness
A man named Thomas struggled with health issues, couldn’t keep a job, and didn’t have regular income. But he wrote a hymn about God’s faithfulness.
Apr 29, 2020
Like a River Glorious
How can you find perfect peace in a storm? Nancy shows you an example of a woman who was hit with multiple hardships, yet she knew where to find peace.
Apr 28, 2020
Be Still, My Soul
When’s the last time you slowed down and just were still before the Lord? Nancy shows you why you need those seasons of being still to calm your heart.
Apr 27, 2020
Laughing at the Time to Come
When you think about the future, what do you feel? Prov. 31 teaches women to face the future without fear. Learn to experience the full life God has for you.
Apr 24, 2020
How to Show Strength and Dignity
If you head into a day without asking for God's strength, it's like being unclothed. You will be vulnerable and ashamed if you're not leaning on God's power.
Apr 23, 2020
Choosing Joy over Fear
Fear is destructive. It will keep you from enjoying the full life God has for you. Learn how to say no to fear and yes to joy.
Apr 22, 2020
Worth the Effort
If you’re a parent who loves Jesus, you know it’s important to teach, encourage, and pass the spiritual baton on to the next generation.
Apr 21, 2020
An Eternal Treasure
What are you doing to better know God’s Word and make Him known? Nancy encourages families to consider one way of doing that: through the National Bible Bee.
Apr 20, 2020
The Power of Return
When you truly listen to others, you are giving a real gift. Mary Kassian shows you how to develop the rare skill of listening.
Apr 17, 2020
God's School of Speech Arts
Do you ever get nervous speaking to strangers? Or speaking in front of a group? Mary Kassian says you actually might have a listening problem.
Apr 16, 2020
The Power of the Open Gate
Freedom. Fullness. Fruitfulness in Christ. We show you how He can develop these qualities in your life. Hear how to give control of your words to the Lord.
Apr 15, 2020
The Power of Exchange
If you leave a plot of land alone, weeds will take over. That’s like our words. Mary Kassian will show you how to pull weeds of sinful words.
Apr 14, 2020
The Power of Navigation
Do you realize your tongue is like a steering wheel? Your words set a navigation for your whole day. Mary Kassian will explain why.
Apr 13, 2020
Speaking Life
Some people are like brown and shriveled plants. Our words can be like water and nutrients that help them grow and blossom.
Apr 10, 2020
Bless Those That Curse
Words just bubble out of some people. Sometimes that can get you into trouble. But when it comes to expressing love, it’s a great quality.
Apr 09, 2020
Common Cursing
Do you ever curse other people? Are you sure? Discover more about this and gain a deeper appreciation for the power of words.
Apr 08, 2020
Living in the Truth
Think of your words like money. You receive words of blessing from God, and that enables you to give words of blessing to others.
Apr 07, 2020
More Powerful Than Words
Words are powerful. I’ll bet you can remember times when others spoke cruel words to you. They can affect our lives for years. But there is a way to be free.
Apr 06, 2020
When to Refrain
Social media has given everyone their own megaphone and soap box. But where has it brought us?
Apr 03, 2020
A Right Perspective on Social Media
Even though there were no smartphones in Solomon’s day or when the New Testament was being written, God’s Word actually says a lot about how we use our words.
Apr 02, 2020
Take Your Hands Off the Wheel!
Infertility and international adoption were things Donna would never have written into the script for her life, but God had other plans.
Apr 01, 2020
Trusting God in the Pain
The scars of the past can be a lot more than just painful reminders. According to Donna VanLiere, our scars can become things of beauty in the hands of God.
Mar 31, 2020
Prayer in a Time of Crisis
Have you ever felt discouraged at a church service or prayer meeting because so few people showed up?
Mar 30, 2020
In the Midst of the Storm
The Bible tells us that God will be a refuge in times of trouble. Nancy explains how God acts as a refuge, even while allowing the storm to blow around you.
Mar 27, 2020
Be Still!
“Be still and know that I am God” gets said in hushed tones in many churches. But Nancy says that phrase was probably delivered in strong, commanding tones.
Mar 26, 2020
Things That Stop the Heart
Do you ever feel uncomfortable reading stories about the judgment of God? But the desolations God brings upon the earth can actually be a source of comfort.
Mar 25, 2020
Why Do the Nations Rage?
Does it seem like enemies of the gospel have so much strength that they’re invincible? Nancy will give you some new perspective that will give you hope.
Mar 24, 2020
God Is in the Midst of His People
Here’s one of the most amazing themes throughout Scripture: God dwells among His people. Why is this so amazing?
Mar 23, 2020
The River of God
Here’s one of the most amazing themes throughout Scripture: God dwells among His people. Why is this so amazing? Nancy will explain.
Mar 20, 2020
When You are Battered by Fear
This year our world has been shaken by everything from natural disasters to viruses. Nancy opens Psalm 46 to show you what to do.
Mar 19, 2020
Are You in Trouble?
Trouble will always be with us. You’ll never escape it in a fallen world, but there is a refuge you can run to during times of trouble.
Mar 18, 2020
When Your World Is in a Tailspin
Nancy received an unexpected letter that threw her into a tailspin. She turned to a passage of Scripture that spoke to her heart.
Mar 17, 2020
Rooted in Christ: Mujer Verdadera '20
Last weekend, over 6,000 women gathered in Monterrey, Mexico, to worship the Lord, dig into His word, and grow in their faith. But it wasn't without obstacles.
Mar 16, 2020
The Truth About God by Mary Kassian
Mary Kassian says that when we’re in the middle of a storm and we orient ourselves by the “compass” of God’s truth, we combat panic-producing lies.
Mar 13, 2020
Success as God Defines It
Everyone wants to be successful. Is your definition of success the same as God’s? Success depends less on people’s response to you, and more on your response.
Mar 12, 2020
Addicted to Big
If you find yourself always wanting more— more attention, more social media likes, more followers—you might be “addicted to big.”
Mar 11, 2020
The Secret to a Meaningful Life
Blogging or speaking can be a lot more fun than cleaning up a toddler’s spills. Author, speaker, and —yes— mom, Laura Booz helps us see the value of serving.
Mar 10, 2020
A Debt of Thanksgiving
We all face challenges in our lives. The question is, with what kind of attitude are you facing yours?
Mar 09, 2020
Why Be Thankful?
Have you ever watched a child’s awe over a simple flower or bug? Would you like to rekindle that sense of wonder in yourself?
Mar 06, 2020
Contentment or Bitterness
Do you remember how great it felt the last time God answered one of your prayers? Did you say thank you? Learn why gratitude is crucial.
Mar 05, 2020
Characteristics of a Grateful Heart
When you give thanks to God for the blessings in your life, something special happens!
Mar 04, 2020
Gratitude and Peace
Ingratitude isn’t that bad compared to other sins, right? Not according to Nancy. Learn what the Bible has to say about ingratitude.
Mar 03, 2020
Abounding in Gratitude
We’ve been blessed with access to more knowledge about the Bible than any culture in history, so shouldn’t we be grateful?
Mar 02, 2020
Questions About Adoption
Randall and Rachel Payleitner anticipate and answer many of the questions you may have related to adoption.
Feb 28, 2020
He’s in Control— I’m Not
Adopting a child with special needs has taught Rachel and Randall Payleitner a lot about themselves . . . and a lot about God.
Feb 27, 2020
When God Seems Silent
Randall and Rachel wanted to have children. But in God’s mysterious ways, He chose a different path than they anticipated.
Feb 26, 2020
Finishing the Race Together
Sometimes picking up someone who has fallen requires a great act of courage.
Feb 25, 2020
Older Women Teaching Younger Women
Have you ever thought, "I don’t know how to be a wife! I don’t know how to be a mom!" So many women have never been taught what a godly woman looks like.
Feb 24, 2020
Two are Better than One
Today hear God's prescription for both painful and non-existent relationships. His desire is that we should have intimate relationships.
Feb 21, 2020
You, Me, and God
You've heard that two's company, three's a crowd. But if you want to have meaningful relationships, three people need to be involved.
Feb 20, 2020
The Plague of Loneliness
In a culture of email, voicemail, cell phones, and pagers, why do we feel so isolated from one another?
Feb 19, 2020
Comfort for the Oppressed
We think of "oppressors" as political figures. But we all have the potential to mistreat others.
Feb 18, 2020
A Cord of Three Strands
Why do we care so much about relationships? Where do we go for advice? A favorite magazine or talk show host? What about the Bible?
Feb 17, 2020
Devoted to God
Val Shepard pieced together her parents’ letters, journal entries, and personal experiences to preserve a testimony of devotion to Christ.
Feb 14, 2020
A Godly Legacy
Valerie Shepard has reflected much on the beautiful and godly legacy left to her by her father and mother, Jim and Elisabeth Elliot.
Feb 13, 2020
Love Awakened
Okay, cue the slightly mysterious music! Valerie Shepard was going through an old trunk in a dusty attic— a trunk that held clues to her own past.
Feb 12, 2020
Motivated by His Glory
Do you keep a journal or a diary? In the future, after you’re gone, if others read the thoughts you’re writing today, will they be challenged to honor the Lord?
Feb 11, 2020
A Difficult Day and a Sovereign God
In 1956, five missionaries died on a river beach. A daughter recounts some of the chilling details leading up to that day— a day she says was the Lord’s doing.
Feb 10, 2020
Gloriously Important
The problems of this world are so big and our contributions are so small. Do you ever feel discouraged? Nancy tells us what God can do with our contributions.
Feb 07, 2020
Plugging In
When you’re looking for a new church, you should ask yourself, “Would they be willing to kick me out?”
Feb 06, 2020
One Another
You’ve probably heard many people say, “I believe in God but not in the church.” What do you think? Do you really need the church?
Feb 05, 2020
An Organism
Our culture divides people based on age, income, social status and race. But when the church is functioning like it should, all those barriers get erased.
Feb 04, 2020
Body, Family, Building, Bride
Paul says that a marriage is a mystery that represents Christ and the Church. That tells us two things: marriage is important and the Church is important.
Feb 03, 2020
Introducing Little Ones to the Redeemer
Jennifer Lyell invests time and energy teaching a Sunday school class of energetic children. She says kids need to understand God's unstoppable love.
Jan 31, 2020
Who’s Teaching Whom?
Jennifer Lyell says preschool kids really can learn important spiritual lessons. Hear her advice how to get God’s Word into young hearts.
Jan 30, 2020
Theology for Three-Year-Olds
Can three-year-olds really understand theological concepts like sin and grace? Jennifer Lyell says, "Yes, they can!" She explains how she teaches little ones.
Jan 29, 2020
Highlights from Women of the Bible: Abigail
Erin Davis, Kesha Griffin, and Joy McClain share what they’ve learned from the life of the Bible character Abigail— about how to live with difficult people.
Jan 28, 2020
Death Brings Life
None of us like it, but growth usually requires some degree of pain. Get some encouragement as you face your painful situation.
Jan 27, 2020
A Happy Ending?
Many women leave their husbands and chase after another man, only to discover that the new situation is worse than the first.
Jan 24, 2020
A Soft Answer
What should a wife do when her husband’s choices are dangerous or destructive? Nancy gives some wise perspective on this issue.
Jan 23, 2020
Diffusing the Situation
How do you talk with an angry, volatile person? First, if you’re a child of God, realize that God is protecting you. Second, speak wise words.
Jan 22, 2020
Are You Approachable?
Imagine a group of soldiers are on their way to your house. Your spouse has insulted them and treated them rudely. Would you go out to meet them?
Jan 21, 2020
Caught in the Middle
When we hear a story, we identify with the hero. But often we act more like a villain. Nancy shares about a godly woman and her foolish husband.
Jan 20, 2020
Pressing on for Life
When we value the sanctity of life, we reflect the heart of God. Jeanne Pernia is a beautiful example of this.
Jan 17, 2020
Wounds in Her Past
Jeanne Pernia knows first-hand how God can take a life full of pain and death and transform it into something beautiful and life-giving.
Jan 16, 2020
The Art of Scripture Meditation
If you need a crash course on how to study the Bible, Kristie Anyabwile is here to help.
Jan 15, 2020
A Lamp and a Light
You wouldn’t try to walk down a pitch-dark path without a light of some sort, would you? Kristie Anyabwile helps us see how God’s Word is a lamp to our feet.
Jan 14, 2020
A Spiritual Workout
In the same way that your capacity for physical exercise grows the more you work out, so God increases your love and hunger for His Word.
Jan 13, 2020
Eat It!
Here’s a thought-provoking question: what delights you? What do you enjoy? The author of Psalm 119 found a lot of joy and life in the Word of God.
Jan 10, 2020
Recapturing the Wonder
In these days of over-stimulation, it’s harder and harder to be amazed by anything, including the Word of God. Nancy takes us to Psalm 119 to help us recapture
Jan 09, 2020
What Is the Abundance of Your Heart?
Do you ever struggle to control your tongue? Do you ever lose it with your kids? Nancy Epperson says memorizing God’s Word thoroughly changes you.
Jan 08, 2020
Quote and Float
Nancy Epperson knows hundreds of scriptures by heart. She says she’s not naturally very good at memorizing.
Jan 07, 2020
You Have the Ability to Memorize!
If you were explaining the gospel to someone, do you know what Scripture passages you would use? Nancy Epperson shows you what verses you need to know.
Jan 06, 2020
The Personal Devotional Life, with Dámaris Carbaugh
Your walk with God is a personal relationship. Dámaris Carbaugh shows us the beauty and intimacy of spending time with Jesus every day.
Jan 03, 2020
Forming the Habit
Are you in the habit of spending time alone with the Lord every day? If not, this is the year to start.
Jan 02, 2020
Key to Spiritual Growth
When life is busy, can you really take time to get alone with God each day? Nancy says, yes, you can develop that habit.
Jan 01, 2020
Peace: A Benediction
If 2019 was any indication, the year ahead will be engulfed in turmoil. But even as the world around you rages, you can have true peace.
Dec 31, 2019
You Can Trust God When Facing Loss
When someone loses a spouse, their whole world can feel upside down. Tom and Diana Elliff both know the pain of that loss.
Dec 30, 2019
Walking in Faith, Not Fear
Scripture tells us how much God cares for widows. Nancy will talk with a widow who knows the pain of loss, and who has also experienced God’s care.
Dec 27, 2019
He Does All Things Well
When we’re watching a movie or reading a book, most of us like some plot twists. But those unexpected events aren’t so easy to handle in real life.
Dec 26, 2019
The Real Christmas Story
On Christmas Day, focus on what really matters. Max McLean will help you hear the amazing Christmas story in a dramatic way.
Dec 25, 2019
Mary’s Beautiful Surrender
When you’re young, you plan and dream of the future. It’s disappointing when those plans change. Hear from Janet Parshall today.
Dec 24, 2019
A Young Girl with a Big Assignment
Set aside Christmas decorations, carols, and cards. Get fresh perspective on a poor young girl tasked with a gigantic assignment. Janet Parshall shares today.
Dec 23, 2019
Unto You Is Born This Day, Day 3
When Jesus was born, a grand worship service broke out. The focus of that worship experience was where it should be—giving glory to God in the highest.
Dec 20, 2019
Unto You Is Born This Day, Day 2
Out of all the people in the world, why did God send His good news of great joy to shepherds? Nancy has some fascinating ideas about why God may have done that.
Dec 19, 2019
Unto You is Born This Day, Day 1
When Jesus was born, Caesar Augustus was considered the most powerful person on the planet. But Nancy will show you why he was just a pawn in God’s plan.
Dec 18, 2019
The Beauty of Forgiveness
When you think about them you get tense or maybe you avoid them altogether. You may be a candidate to discover the freedom that comes from forgiveness.
Dec 17, 2019
Forgiven and Free
Have you ever rehearsed a mini-speech aimed at letting someone else “have it”? According to Dannah Gresh, nursing a grudge like that is harmful—to yourself.
Dec 16, 2019
God Is Writing a Story: Jean
Is there anyone you find yourself avoiding because there’s unresolved hurt between you? It’s easy to go to church, look good to everyone and still harbor anger.
Dec 13, 2019
The Gospel and the Smart Phone
How do you decide how much time and attention to devote to devices?
Dec 12, 2019
Risk, Adventure, and the Gospel
A young woman in her twenties will show us how her mom’s investment paid off and encourage moms in their important work.
Dec 11, 2019
The Gospel Changes Everything
Have you heard statistics about younger people leaving the church in alarming numbers? One young woman will explain why the local church is so valuable.
Dec 10, 2019
God Is Writing a Story: Maria
When Maria Toro’s husband left the family, her six sons wondered how to navigate life without a dad.
Dec 09, 2019
Dry Bones Live Again
It can seems like certain relationships are dead. Nancy takes us to Ezekiel to remind us how God brings dead relationships to life.
Dec 06, 2019
Lord, You Know!
The prophet Ezekiel saw a vision—a valley full of dry bones. Some situations in life seem like those bones—hopelessly dead. But Ezekiel give us hope.
Dec 05, 2019
God Is Writing a Story: Alexandra
A teenager named Alexandra had a hunger to know the Lord. Every day she read the Bible, but she wasn’t allowed to attend a Bible-believing church.
Dec 04, 2019
Come Thou Dayspring
When you think of names of Christ, what comes to mind? He’s our Savior and our Shepherd. He’s the King of kings and Son of Man. How about the Key of David?
Dec 03, 2019
God with Us
Christmas carols provide such a rich backdrop to the holiday season. But sometimes we can get so used to hearing them that we don’t pay attention to them.
Dec 02, 2019
Praise for What He Has Done
Spend some time praising Him for those great things the Lord has done for us.
Nov 29, 2019
Praise for Who He Is
As we prepare for a busy upcoming holiday season, we want to help you slow down and simply worship. Nancy will provide Scripture and music about who God is.
Nov 28, 2019
A Warning to Heed
We’re about to enter a season where we like to sing about peace on earth. But it’s easy to get discouraged when you look around and see no peace.
Nov 27, 2019
Oh Come! Worship & Warning in Psalm 95, Day 2
What’s your favorite style of worship? It’s fine and normal for everyone to have preferences. But our worship of God goes beyond just style.
Nov 26, 2019
Oh Come! Worship and Warning in Psalm 95, Day 1
At a typical worship service, what is your singing like? Do you sing joyfully? The Psalms call us to loud, passionate worship.
Nov 25, 2019
Ideas for a More Meaningful Thanksgiving
Another Thanksgiving holiday is almost here. What are you doing to make sure the day is more than just about turkey and football?
Nov 22, 2019
Helping One Another Find Satisfaction in Christ
Self-control is hard for everyone, especially when it comes to food. Do you know you have a secret weapon to help you make wise choices in what you eat?
Nov 21, 2019
Fasting and Feasting
Why did God design us to need food? Hear why our need for daily bread is a powerful picture of our need for the Lord.
Nov 20, 2019
Set Free from Lies About Food
Some people are in bondage to food and don’t see any way out. Be set free and learn a healthy, biblical approach to the gift of food.
Nov 19, 2019
The Object of Our Obsession
God gives us food as a good gift. But how do we know when we’ve gone too far? When food becomes an idol? Nancy helps you look to God Himself for satisfaction.
Nov 18, 2019
A Journey to Joy
Gratitude isn’t a feeling. It is a choice. It’s one you can exercise every single day. Learn to choose gratitude—your journey to joy.
Nov 15, 2019
Treasuring Christ in Our Traditions by Noël Piper
The holidays can either be a time of worry, stress, financial burdens, and busyness. Noël Piper shows how to use holidays as a time to focus on Jesus.
Nov 14, 2019
Portrait of an Effective Servant, Day 3
Leslie Bennett was doing the Lord’s work as a women’s leader at her church. But she wasn’t doing it God’s way.
Nov 13, 2019
Portrait of an Effective Servant, Day 2
Do you ever feel like you’re pouring yourself out to others without getting anything back? Nancy talks about the rewards of being a servant.
Nov 12, 2019
Portrait of an Effective Servant, Day 1
It’s easy for people to drift and to think ministry is about us rather than the Lord. Nancy helps us make sure we’re serving for the right reasons.
Nov 11, 2019
Better Than a Search Engine
When you have any question what do you do? Look online of course! But there’s a problem. A search engine can’t challenge you with follow up questions.
Nov 08, 2019
Everybody Needs Me!
Every woman knows what it’s like to be pulled in a thousand directions by everyone with a need. Get advice on how to meet those needs, and keep God a priority.
Nov 07, 2019
How Mothers Present a Picture of Jesus
Motherhood changes a woman forever. Find out how those changes give us a picture of the way Jesus laid His life down for us.
Nov 06, 2019
Hope for Imperfect Moms
Moms can feel guilty for so many things. The solution isn’t to work harder and become a more perfect mom. And it’s not to give up and abandon your home. The sol
Nov 05, 2019
Motherhood as an Act of Worship
Moms can feel guilty for so many things. The solution isn’t to work harder and become a more perfect mom. And it’s not to give up and abandon your home.
Nov 04, 2019
Help Me Walk by Faith, not Sight
What does living by faith look like on a typical day? Nancy shows what it means to choose faith over what you see.
Nov 01, 2019
Teach Me the Fear of the Lord
Have you heard that the fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom? We know it’s true, but what does that mean in real life?
Oct 31, 2019
Give Me Wisdom and Discernment
Nancy defines wisdom as the ability to see all of life from a godly perspective and to act accordingly. Doesn’t that sound like something all of us need?
Oct 30, 2019
Guard My Tongue
Nancy asks wives: When your husband comes home after a long day, does he get beat up or does he get built up?
Oct 29, 2019
Give Me a Grateful Spirit
Expectations and comparison will kill gratitude. Nancy explains why they are so dangerous and shows you how to develop a beautiful and grateful spirit.
Oct 28, 2019
Make Me a Servant
I have some news for you. You have many opportunities to do the kind of boring, thankless work no one likes to do. And that’s a great opportunity.
Oct 25, 2019
Clothe Me with Humility
Humility doesn’t come naturally to anyone. You have to let the Lord cultivate humility in you day by day. What if there was more of Jesus and less of you?
Oct 24, 2019
Fill Me with the Holy Spirit
How can a believer know that he or she is filled with the Holy Spirit? Nancy discusses knowing when the Spirit is filling you and why it’s so important.
Oct 23, 2019
Fill Me with Your Love
Love is talked about a lot more than it’s lived. Nancy will take you to God’s Word to evaluate your heart. Do your actions show that God’s love is filing you?
Oct 22, 2019
Guard My Heart
Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth says if her heart is not set on the Lord, she will quickly drift toward evil. She shows you how to guard your heart day by day.
Oct 21, 2019
Trusting God in Widowhood, with Debbie Cota
Nancy interviews a widow who is learning to focus on others rather than herself. You’ll be challenged to trust God even when life seems harder.
Oct 18, 2019
Courage and Faith
In the middle of treatments for cancer, Dawn Wilson is greatly tempted to fear. But she’s choosing to worship God, watching courage grow.
Oct 17, 2019
Facing the Fear of Cancer
Cancer. Could you trust God to write your story, even if you heard that diagnosis? In the middle of cancer treatments, Dawn says it’s pulled her closer to God.
Oct 16, 2019
The Personal Devotional Life: “Seeking Him” Daily
Do you know you make an important choice every single day? Through your actions, you’re showing whether your day will be about the Lord or about yourself.
Oct 15, 2019
The Spirit-Filled Life: God’s Power in You
We all know what we’re supposed to be doing. Be honest. Be humble. Follow the commands in the Bible. The problem is we can’t live this way—on our own.
Oct 14, 2019
Sexual Purity
If you search the web or walk through any mall, you’ll be confronted with something. People have lost a sense of God’s plan for sexuality.
Oct 11, 2019
Forgiveness
If someone killed your mother and brothers and you had a chance to meet with them, what would you do?
Oct 10, 2019
A Clear Conscience
Unconfessed guilt can take over your mind and even affect your health. But you can be free! Nancy will help you discover the joy of clearing your conscience.
Oct 09, 2019
Obedience
Nancy says you are obeying something or someone. All of us do. She’ll show you the joy that comes when we stop obeying sin and start obeying the Lord.
Oct 08, 2019
Holiness: A Heart Like His
What comes to mind when you hear the term “holiness”? If you get a sour, boring lifeless picture, Nancy shows you the wonder that comes from holiness.
Oct 07, 2019