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
Living Life as a True Woman
Hear about a mom whose daughter walked away from the Lord to pursue a homosexual lifestyle. This mom faithfully prayed for her daughter.
Jun 22, 2018
The Way to Make Men Feel Respected
Is your home a welcoming environment? Learn how to make your husband look forward to coming home.
Jun 21, 2018
Develop Virtue by Being Rather than Doing
How would you define "virtue"? Nancy says you need to focus on who you are rather than what you do. Learn to develop virtue from the inside out.
Jun 20, 2018
Womanhood Beyond the Stereotypes
The Bible invites us to live out the amazing beauty that results when men are strong men and women are strong women.
Jun 19, 2018
How Do You Pray Without Ceasing?
What does it mean to pray without ceasing? Find out how to stay connected with the Lord throughout your day.
Jun 18, 2018
Walking and Talking with God
Do you feel like a great prayer warrior? If not, you’re in good company. Learn how to pray from someone who doesn’t find it easy.
Jun 15, 2018
Women of the Word
Nancy says the Bible is more than just an add-on to your life. Your faith can't survive without a consistent infusion of the Word.
Jun 14, 2018
The Battle for Control
Plenty of people claim to be "Christians" without giving God control of their lives. On today's program Nancy will challenge that kind of thinking.
Jun 13, 2018
The Most Important Commandment
Love God. It sounds like one of the simplest commands possible. Yet you can spend a lifetime learning how to fully live it out.
Jun 12, 2018
You Aren't Alone in Declaring Truth
When you hear the truth, what is the right response? You need to affirm it with your mind, but that's not all. Learn how to incorporate truth into all of life.
Jun 11, 2018
How to Exert Godly Influence
Women have a tremendous influence on the men around them. Mary Kassian says women can use that influence for God’s glory in godly ways.
Jun 08, 2018
Being a Helper is Powerful
You’ve heard that a wife was designed to be her husband’s helper. What does that look like in real life? Mary Kassian will show wives how to be a helper.
Jun 07, 2018
A Picture of Christ and the Church
Are there that many differences between men and women? Are they just superficial? Mary Kassian will address these questions by taking you back to the beginning.
Jun 06, 2018
God Calls All Different Types of Mothers
God designed women to mother the next generation. When women today embrace that calling, a lot of surprising things can happen.
Jun 05, 2018
Perspective on Suffering
Suffering is inevitable in a fallen world. Nancy helps you handle suffering in a way that brings God glory.
Jun 04, 2018
The Core of Femininity
How would you define the word femininity? You don’t need stereotypes to come up with a definition. You just need the Word of God.
Jun 01, 2018
A High and Holy Calling
God has equipped women to nurture life. Nancy says this manifests itself in various ways. Consider the ways God wants you to nurture life.
May 31, 2018
Are Children Truly a Blessing from the Lord?
Statistics say that there are more televisions per household than children. But the Bible doesn't say "television is a blessing from the Lord."
May 30, 2018
Are You Truly Pro-Life?
A lot of people who claim to be pro-life actually promote a culture of death.
May 29, 2018
Why Is Human Life Precious?
The sanctity of human life is a contentious issue in our culture. But why is life so precious? Nancy explains the biblical basis for the sanctity of life.
May 28, 2018
Will You Lay Down Your Rights?
"You deserve a break today." That’s been a memorable advertising slogan. But it doesn’t work as a philosophy of life.
May 25, 2018
Making the Most of an Accident
When Jen Barrick was fifteen, her life was affected forever by a drunk driver. But rather than complain, Jen shares Jesus.
May 24, 2018
A Teenager’s Radical Forgiveness
After God brought her out of a coma, imagine the surprise when Jen wanted to contact the driver responsible for her accident and give him something important.
May 23, 2018
Willing to Be Used by God
A fifteen-year-old named Jen asked God to use her life in a powerful way and wrote that prayer in a journal. Hear how God answered her prayer.
May 22, 2018
Watching Her Daughter Fight for Life
When a drunk driver hit the Barricks' family car at eighty mph, all four family members were injured and sent to different hospitals.
May 21, 2018
Encouraging Others to Run the Race
Everybody knows what it’s like to be encouraged with words. Nancy says you can also encourage others through your example.
May 18, 2018
Never Stop Encouraging
The Bible tells us to encourage one another. Do we get an exception when talking about politics? Do we get an exception when making online comments?
May 17, 2018
Encouragement in the Body of Christ
In 2002, a group of nine workers were trapped in a mine filling with water. They tied themselves together and survived because they could encourage each other.
May 16, 2018
Jump Starting the Battery
Encouragement to our souls is like oxygen to our brains. Nancy shows you why encouragement is so important to the Body of Christ.
May 15, 2018
Transformed Women: Meet Nedelka
After being abused, Nedelka believe men couldn't be trust and she would never have children. But God had a different plan for her.
May 14, 2018
A Massive Gospel Opportunity
What do you think is the greatest opportunity for sharing the gospel in our day? Christie Erwin says foster parenting is a huge need and opportunity.
May 11, 2018
How Do You Say Goodbye?
As a foster parent, Christie Erwin loves children like they’re her own. So it really hurts when they have to leave her home and go back to their birth parents.
May 10, 2018
Foster Parenting and the Love of Our Father
Christie Erwin and her husband want the foster kids in their home to know what it’s like to have a parent’s unconditional love.
May 09, 2018
Foster Parenting Means Dying to Ourselves
When the Lord called Christie Erwin and her husband to become foster parents, it was a call to die to themselves.
May 08, 2018
When I'm Perfect, Then I'll Nag
Is it possible to be submissive to authority and at the same time bring up difficult issues? Find out how to be honest and honoring at the same time.
May 07, 2018
Why Jesus Modeled Humility
Jesus was fully God, but He also chose to be submissive. Find out why, and learn from His humble example.
May 04, 2018
Confident, Strong, and Submissive
What image comes to mind when you hear the phrase "submissive wife"? Nancy challenges the stereotype, showing how a woman can be strong and submissive.
May 03, 2018
What Submission Does and Does Not Mean
If you start practicing biblical submission in the home and church, does it mean you can never state your opinion? Does it equal blind obedience?
May 02, 2018
What Does Your Marriage Communicate
The Bible shows us that marriage is a picture of Christ and His Church. With that in mind, what picture does the world get from divorce?
May 01, 2018
A God-Sized Picture of Marriage
Take a walk through the anniversary section at the greeting card store. Nancy says the picture you get of marriage would be incomplete.
Apr 30, 2018
The Power of the Truth
We live in a generation that doubts we can ever really know the truth. We’ll hear several women who have come face to face with the truth.
Apr 27, 2018
God’s Word in Your Child’s Heart
Do your children struggle with fear? One powerful way to help them grow in courage is to get them into God’s Word.
Apr 26, 2018
Upon Line, Precept Upon Precept
Young people have an amazing ability to memorize God’s Word. And you can use an exciting tool to help the children you know to get God’s Word in their hearts.
Apr 25, 2018
Filled Up and Spilling Over to Others
Dr. Eric Mason shows why being filled with the Holy Spirit is kind of like oxygen.
Apr 24, 2018
The Strength You Need to Share with Others
Hear how the Holy Spirit will lead a teacher to use discernment, maximize time, and communicate with genuine power.
Apr 23, 2018
Encouraging Men to Step up to the Plate
A lot of women in the church wish their husbands would engage in their homes, showing courage and leadership. Nancy shows women how to encourage men.
Apr 20, 2018
Affirm and Support
Affirm. Encourage. Honor. Support. These four words could transform your life and relationships.
Apr 19, 2018
Practical Questions on Submission
New Testament instructions regarding women in the church need to be correctly interpreted.
Apr 18, 2018
Men and Women in the Church
The church is filled with energetic, talented women who are eager to proclaim the gospel. Is it biblically permissible for these women to be leaders?
Apr 17, 2018
Everyone Submits to Someone
Everyone is required to practice submission. Women are called to submit, and men are called to submit. Dr. Bruce Ware explains why.
Apr 16, 2018
Relationships Teach Submission to God
Husbands are to love their wives like Christ loves the Church. That is a very difficult command, according to Bruce Ware.
Apr 13, 2018
Does the Bible Belittle Women?
Some people have used the Bible to justify behavior that is demeaning to women. Others say the Bible belittles women. Is this true?
Apr 12, 2018
You Can't Be a True Woman (On Your Own)
When you try to be exactly who God wants you to be, does it leave you exhausted and frustrated? Nancy says that shouldn’t be a surprise.
Apr 11, 2018
Turning the Spotlight Toward God
Why do you obey God? Nancy says there’s one reason to obey that is more important than the others.
Apr 10, 2018
God Makes Himself Known
As a believer in Jesus, what picture are you giving the world of Him? Nancy says they don’t need to see a "goody two-shoes." They need something real.
Apr 09, 2018
The Truth About Sexuality
Jackie avoided looking feminine and got into lesbian relationships. Then Christ transformed her. She discusses some of the important gender issues of our day.
Apr 06, 2018
Accepting the Gift of Children
When Jackie Hill Perry became pregnant with her first child, she was struggling to see the baby as a gift.
Apr 05, 2018
The Power to Face Temptation
Jackie Hill Perry grew up without a father and was abused as a child. But she doesn’t want those issues to threaten her closeness with her husband.
Apr 04, 2018
Homosexuality Was Not the Only Problem
The Lord saved Jackie Perry out of a lesbian lifestyle. Even though she loved Jesus, she still needed to go through a messy process of learning and growth.
Apr 03, 2018
A Hurt Young Heart
When another female student asked Jackie on a “date,” she began a lesbian lifestyle that would last for years.
Apr 02, 2018
The End Is Just the Beginning
Everyone loves a happy ending. Most movies are full of them. But love story of the Bible has a happy ending that’s far beyond anything Hollywood could imagine.
Mar 30, 2018
The Savior Who Loves You
The crucifixion that we mark this week is an important part of a grand love story.
Mar 29, 2018
When the Bread Does Not Rise
God called His people to a yearly festival in which they ate bread without yeast. Erika VanHaitsma makes this Old Testament concept come alive.
Mar 28, 2018
A Date Night with God
Erika VanHaitsma says God set up a date night with His people. She’ll share how He did that and invite you into greater intimacy with Him.
Mar 27, 2018
Your Invitation to a Love Story
Find out how the Passover and Easter seasons point us to the ultimate story of a damsel in distress, a loving king, and a happy ending.
Mar 26, 2018
Surrendered to the Beautiful Truth
“You can never talk about your pain, because you’re a burden to other people.” Carrie Gaul spent many years believing this lie, and it had a huge effect on her.
Mar 23, 2018
The Incredible Power of a True Woman
When a man refuses to accept God’s calling on his life to lead, provide, and protect, what can a wife do?
Mar 22, 2018
Re-Imagining Biblical Womanhood
What comes to mind when you hear the phrase "biblical womanhood"? If the image is boring, weak, or ineffective, get a new picture.
Mar 21, 2018
You are Invited Back to a Garden
You know that the gospel provides hope, but not just hope for eternity. The gospel will start transforming your life and your relationships.
Mar 20, 2018
The Seeds of Our Extinction
Why are so many marriages marked by conflict? Nancy says it’s because marriages are made up of sinners.
Mar 19, 2018
Are You Wearing Fig Leaves?
Why are so many relationships marked by conflict? Nancy says you can trace conflict between men and women all the way back to the Garden of Eden.
Mar 16, 2018
Recovering from a Gender Earthquake
Are femininity and masculinity things of the past? In an era where gender blending is becoming the norm, Nancy takes you back to the basics.
Mar 15, 2018
The Reason You Exist
What do you believe about God? It sounds like a simple question, but the answer has huge implications on all of life.
Mar 14, 2018
Are You Displaying God's Glory?
Did God create men and women with unique roles? Nancy says answering that question is very important because it involves God’s glory.
Mar 13, 2018
You Have a Creed
You are following a creed; everyone is. Even if you don’t think creeds are important, a set of beliefs guide your daily actions.
Mar 12, 2018
How the Truth Can Transform You
As a child, Jacque was abandoned by her dad and abused by another man. She grew up distrusting men, and it led to a series of bad choices.
Mar 09, 2018
What God Does with Shattered Pieces
For Jacque, hurt came from an absent father and abuse from other men. She responded in anger and resentment toward all men.
Mar 08, 2018
Why Easter Means Hope
When we celebrate Easter, we not only mark what Jesus has done for us in the past. We celebrate our hope for the present and the future.
Mar 07, 2018
The Backdrop to Easter
When you understand the Jewish festival of Passover, it gives new resonance to what happened on Good Friday.
Mar 06, 2018
More Than Just Another Holiday
It’s easy to let Easter roll around and let it get lost in life’s day-to-day busyness. But Easter isn’t just another holiday.
Mar 05, 2018
Called to Widowhood
What dreams has the Lord put on your heart? Does it feel like you can’t move that dream forward? Get encouragement to wait for God’s timing.
Mar 02, 2018
Learning to be Single Again
Margaret Nyman had to adjust to being single again after her husband died. She provides help for anyone wanting to support and encourage widows.
Mar 01, 2018
Widowhood Is a Beginning
Margaret Nyman says widowhood is a beginning. It’s an opportunity to walk with the Lord in new ways, taking on new challenges.
Feb 28, 2018
When Anguish and Joy Come Hand in Hand
As Margaret Nyman watched her husband dying, she described it by saying, “Sometimes anguish and joy are hand in hand.”
Feb 27, 2018
Facing a Tall Blank Wall
Cancer. Margaret Nyman remembers when her husband received this surprise diagnosis. She describes how to trust the Lord when you lose your husband.
Feb 26, 2018
Walking in the Truth
Nancy shows how to walk in the truth that will set you free.
Feb 23, 2018
Lies Women Believe About Circumstances
The default for most of us is to let our circumstances control our attitude. Nancy invites you to a new way of living.
Feb 22, 2018
Lies Women Believe About Themselves
The book of Genesis tells us a story that could unfold like a soap opera. It’s about two sisters vying for the attention of the same man.
Feb 21, 2018
Lies Women Believe About God
What you believe about God will affect every other part of your life. Many women are believing lies about God, such as “God doesn’t really love me."
Feb 20, 2018
The Power of the Truth
The book "Lies Women Believe" by Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth has sold one million copies and has changed the lives of countless women.
Feb 19, 2018
Trusting God to Work Through Your Husband
Are you using that influence to discourage your husband? Or are you encouraging him to take on the opportunities God is giving him?
Feb 16, 2018
Cherishing Your Spouse
If you’re married to a believer in Jesus, did you ever realize that God is your Father-in-law? This idea had a huge effect on Gary Thomas.
Feb 15, 2018
Obedience Leads to Joy
Do you ever feel like your marriage is surviving just because you’re gritting your teeth and holding on?
Feb 14, 2018
Focusing on Your Spouse’s Strengths
When you focus on the flaws in your spouse and wonder why they can’t be like someone else, you compare the worst of your spouse with the best of someone else.
Feb 13, 2018
Differences Don’t Have to Be Hindrances
Gary and Lisa Thomas entered marriage with very different personalities and backgrounds. Those differences threatened to tear their relationship apart.
Feb 12, 2018
The Truth About the Future
Today’s teenagers will be tomorrow’s parents. How can we help the next generation of women to be life-givers?
Feb 09, 2018
The Truth About Sexuality
The choices young women make about dating could have a huge effect on the rest of their lives. Dannah and Nancy help moms and teens navigate pitfalls.
Feb 08, 2018
The Truth About Media Use
Parents used to pay attention to network TV and the radio, which gave them a pretty good grasp of their kids’ use of media—but so much has changed.
Feb 07, 2018
The Truth About Relationships
Every young woman needs healthy relationships with her parents, teachers, and friends. But as you know, relationships get easily complicated.
Feb 06, 2018
God’s Truth Counters the Lies
Young women hear so many conflicting messages all the time. How can a young woman know what to trust?
Feb 05, 2018
Refreshed in God’s Presence
Shona and her husband share what they learned in the valley of depression about emotional, physical, and spiritual health.
Feb 02, 2018
The Value of Rest
When’s the last time you truly took a day of rest? On that day, did you experience quiet? Was your phone switched off? You're invited to a new pattern of rest.
Feb 01, 2018
Healthy Patterns of Work and Rest
Do you spend relaxation time at the end of the day with Facebook or Instagram? Dr. Shona Murray says your mind isn’t actually relaxing while online.
Jan 31, 2018
Developing Healthy Habits
Shona Murray called her husband and said, “I can’t do this anymore.” How do you know when it’s time to press through difficulty?
Jan 30, 2018
How to Avoid Burnout
Shona Murray was busy doing things for God’s kingdom when she had an emotional crash. She had been neglecting health and rest, and it caught up with her.
Jan 29, 2018
Instruments of Grace
We are witnessing a crisis of unkindness, so genuine biblical kindness will shine brightly in the darkness.
Jan 26, 2018
Life-Givers in Training
Most people would take all the rewards offered to them, but when God offers to reward us, sometimes we don’t want to accept it.
Jan 25, 2018
An Unexpected Blessing
Robyn McKelvy struggled to understand the biblical instructions for wives to submit to their husbands.
Jan 24, 2018
Need Help Lovin’ That Man
How can you develop a friendship and love a husband who has hurt you deeply? Dannah Gresh knows what it’s like to walk through deep valleys in marriage.
Jan 23, 2018
A Taste of Heaven
Betsy Gómez was a young and upcoming marketing executive who thought she was taking care of her son because she had hired a full-time nanny.
Jan 22, 2018
Passionate About Purity
Dannah Gresh knew she had been forgiven for impure choices as a teenager. But when she confessed her past to her husband, she felt freedom.
Jan 19, 2018
A 'Sophron' State of Mind
Mary Kassian says true change begins when you surrender your mind—your thinking—to the Lord.
Jan 18, 2018
At Liberty
Could you live without your phone? Is it the first thing you look at when you wake up? The first thing you look at before you go to bed? Could you be addicted?
Jan 17, 2018
You Don’t Say
Dámaris Carbaugh defines “slander” and helps you evaluate whether your life could be slandering the Lord.
Jan 16, 2018
Revival of Reverence
Everything you do matters, and you can do it as your worship to the Lord. Mary Kassian shows how to make every moment count.
Jan 15, 2018
Grow Up and Step Up
Susan Hunt knows she’s on the last leg of life’s journey. But she wants to stay engaged in God’s will to the very end.
Jan 12, 2018
Don't Give Up on That Modeling Career
When you’ve been in a race a very long time, it’s easy to slow down and lose intensity. Susan Hunt will encourage you to continue investing in others.
Jan 11, 2018
Doctrine, You, and Titus 2
Would you want to drink a glass filled with waste? Wouldn’t you want it to be pure? Developing pure thinking is just as important as drinking pure water.
Jan 10, 2018
A Woman Adorned and Adorning
Nancy says you need spiritual mothers in your life, spiritual sisters, and spiritual daughters. She’ll help you recognize who God may want you to connect with.
Jan 09, 2018
Better Together
Titus 2 tells older women to teach younger women. Have you ever been in that kind of mentoring relationship? A group of women introduce Titus 2.
Jan 08, 2018
He Gives Peace
In school we learned that every letter should end with a phrase like "Sincerely" or "Yours Truly." The apostle Paul ended his letters with "Grace and peace."
Jan 05, 2018
May His Face Shine upon You
According to the Bible, we are to ask God’s face to shine on His people. Learn more about what this means as you listen to today's program.
Jan 04, 2018
The Priestly Blessing
According to the Bible, we are to ask for God’s face to shine on His people. Learn what this means as we study the priestly blessing in Numbers 6.
Jan 03, 2018
Have You Experienced Amazing Grace?
Nancy shows the rich background of "Amazing Grace" and illuminates the truth behind the lyrics.
Jan 02, 2018
Why Grace Is So Amazing
Nancy tells the story of “Amazing Grace” and helps you capture a sense of wonder at what Jesus has done for you.
Jan 01, 2018
Appreciating Your Shepherd
Imagine you’re a quarterback sitting on the bench, and suddenly you’re into the action. That’s the way a lot of husbands feel.
Dec 29, 2017
The Peace That Comes from Surrendering Control
Who is in control? We're all challenged with that question every day. Are we in control of our lives, our relationships, and our circumstances?
Dec 28, 2017
If I Could Do it All Over Again
Do you ever wish you could learn practical wisdom from leaders? Jon Gauger asked several for practical wisdom on how to spend time.
Dec 27, 2017
The Sign and the Sword
People say strange things to new moms, such as, "Just wait until they’re teenagers! Then you’ll be sorry." As a new mom, Mary heard something odd.
Dec 26, 2017
The Cornerstone
Joy is a buzzword this time of year. That’s appropriate, since the birth of Jesus was joyful.
Dec 25, 2017
Now That I've Held Him in My Arms
There’s a difference between knowing theories about God and actually meeting Him. A biblical character discovered that around the time of the first Christmas.
Dec 22, 2017
A Christmas Psalm
What’s your favorite Christmas song? Nancy will tell you about one of the first Christmas songs, written while Jesus was still a baby.
Dec 21, 2017
Moved by the Spirit
The Christmas spirit. Is there really such a thing? Maybe not. But the Holy Spirit was fully involved in the Christmas story. Explore His role.
Dec 20, 2017
Longing Fulfilled
If you’ve spent any time around children, you know that waiting can be hard for them. But let's be honest: It can be hard for you and me, too.
Dec 19, 2017
Waiting for Consolation
Has anyone known just what to say to make you feel better when you have felt emotionally low? The gift of consolation is rare.
Dec 18, 2017
A Legacy of Dedication
At some point, all parents need to hand control of their children over to God. But that doesn’t mean they don’t continue loving and training them.
Dec 15, 2017
A Very Special Baby Dedication
A lot of churches conduct baby dedications in which parents present their children to the Lord.
Dec 14, 2017
After Mary gave birth to Jesus, she went to the temple to present a sacrifice.
Dec 13, 2017
The Humility of Christ
Christmas is all about humility. Find out why.
Dec 12, 2017
Fully Human, Fully God
The word Jesus is everywhere. Have you ever slowed down to consider who He is?
Dec 11, 2017
Two Hearts Turn Home: Cindy and Bernardo’s Story
Cindy Cabrera thought her life would be fulfilled through a successful career. But then she had a successful career and realized that didn’t meet all her needs.
Dec 08, 2017
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 07, 2017
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 06, 2017
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 05, 2017
Titus 2 in Action: Susan, Judy, and Mary’s Story
Have you ever wished you could get wise advice on the tough questions you’re facing from an older woman you trust?
Dec 04, 2017
Leaving a Beautiful Legacy, with Liesl Higgins
You can find freedom from anger and bitterness. Hear from a woman who’s learning to heal from hurt in her family and starting a new legacy.
Dec 01, 2017
Finding Hope in the Silence, Day 4
One of Sue Thomas' most meaningful activities is finding homeless people on cold streets and meeting their needs.
Nov 30, 2017
Haven’t I Suffered Enough?
When Sue Thomas came to know Jesus, she knew the power of complete forgiveness. But she realized she needed to apologize to some people.
Nov 29, 2017
Hidden Talents and Hidden Hurts
Few people thought Sue Thomas would amount to much. But because of faithful parents and a few teachers, Sue had a career with the FBI.
Nov 28, 2017
The World Goes Quiet
As a deaf girl growing up in a world of sound, Sue Thomas faced a lot of challenges.
Nov 27, 2017
The Town of Thanks
What would happen to a community if everyone stopped being grateful? Explore that situation in a dramatic Thanksgiving parable.
Nov 24, 2017
Thankful When It's Difficult
Thanksgiving. The word brings up images of family gathered around a table ready to dig into a feast. But the real test of thanksgiving comes in hard times.
Nov 23, 2017
Hope When It Hurts, Day 3
Kristen Wetherell and Sarah Walton have experienced debilitating pain. But they say the physical suffering isn’t their biggest problem.
Nov 22, 2017
Hope When It Hurts, Day 2
Because she’s suffering from Lyme’s disease, sometimes Kristen Wetherell finds it difficult to even function.
Nov 21, 2017
Hope When It Hurts, Day 1
Sarah Walton knew something was wrong with her young son. She’ll tell the story and give you hope when life hurts.
Nov 20, 2017
How to Keep from Growing Weary
The church is facing challenges from the outside and problems from the inside. Do you ever feel like giving up?
Nov 17, 2017
A Gentle Dogmatism
Walk through any Christian bookstore and you will find critiques of the church’s activity and theology. How do we discern the real church.
Nov 16, 2017
A Mystery Guest at Your Church
It seems like everyone has an opinion about problems in the church. Nancy says only one opinion truly matters. What does Jesus think?
Nov 15, 2017
Are You Living Like an Overcomer?
Jesus is the greatest overcomer who ever walked the earth. But the victory He won looked backward in the world’s eyes.
Nov 14, 2017
A Promise Has Been Made to You
People will fill your ears with empty promises, but God has the power to carry out everything He says He will do.
Nov 13, 2017
What It Means to Truly Conquer
Is there some habit or temptation you’d like to conquer? Look to the example of the ultimate conqueror, Jesus.
Nov 10, 2017
Why You Could Sit on Christ's Throne
The Bible says we will reign with Christ. What does that mean? Hear about the amazing invitation you have to sit with Jesus on His throne.
Nov 09, 2017
Is It Loving to Call Someone to Repentance?
Repentance sounds like a negative word to today’s ears. Nancy says there actually is great joy and hope in repentance.
Nov 08, 2017
How to Maintain a Fervent Heart
Jesus told a lukewarm church that He wanted to spit them out of His mouth. That’s a very serious pronouncement.
Nov 07, 2017
No White Garments
Jesus had a special message to church members who were blind, naked, and poor. He told them to buy some items from Him.
Nov 06, 2017
The Call to a Bankrupt Church
Over the last year we’ve witnessed the crumble of many institutions. They looked strong, but suddenly were threatened with bankruptcy.
Nov 03, 2017
Neither Hot Nor Cold
The Bible tells us that certain behaviors make Jesus so upset that He wants to spit. It sounds surprising, but it's true.
Nov 02, 2017
Firstborn from the Dead
Jesus is referred to as the firstborn. Does that mean there was a time before Jesus existed? It’s an important question.
Nov 01, 2017
Five Solas and Six Lessons
Dr. Erwin Lutzer explains how the five solas of the Reformation affect you and me.
Oct 31, 2017
Calvin, Zwingli, and the Anabaptists
There are so many names associated with the Reformation besides Martin Luther. You hear about Calvin, Zwingli, and the Anabaptists.
Oct 30, 2017
Martin and Katie Luther
Do you ever feel like your marriage has so many struggles and bumps that God could never use it for His glory?
Oct 27, 2017
Rescuing the Gospel . . . from What?
Find out why Martin Luther's friends tried to lock him up in a castle.
Oct 26, 2017
The Monk Who Learned to Stop Hating God
There was a monk who hated God because he couldn’t live up to God’s standards. When he discovered the love of God, it shook the history of the West.
Oct 25, 2017
Cultivating the Garden of the Church
Dr. Erwin Lutzer says that in the church in the 1500s there were a lot of false doctrines threatening to choke the truth.
Oct 24, 2017
Why Was the Reformation Needed?
Does the Reformation really affect your life? Dr. Erwin Lutzer shows how studying the Reformation will give you a new appreciation for the gospel.
Oct 23, 2017
The God of Jacob
After she came to know Christ, Carrie Gaul spent a lot of years feeling like she couldn’t measure up. Hear how she finally was freed from that condemnation.
Oct 20, 2017
Practical Hope
Do you find yourself thinking of the Second Coming of Christ as a mysterious event far off into the future?
Oct 19, 2017
Strength for the Weak
If you feel weak and powerless, God wants to display His strength through you, not just now but forever.
Oct 18, 2017
Hope that Leads to Holiness
Jesus is coming soon. So what are we supposed to do while we wait for Him? Nancy describes the attitude and behavior of those who are hoping for His return.
Oct 17, 2017
Expecting Christ's Return
When you’ve been apart from someone you love, you count the days until you can see them again. Do you feel that type of longing for the return of Christ?
Oct 16, 2017
Coming Back Soon
In the first century Jesus said, "I am coming back soon." That was over 2,000 years ago. Has Jesus failed to deliver that promise?
Oct 13, 2017
No Trial Lasts Forever
The book of Revelation describes a great tribulation, and hours have been spent debating it.
Oct 12, 2017
Hope for the Powerless
Plenty of people are trying to gain power through political influence, money, or popularity. But do these channels truly provide power?
Oct 11, 2017
Entering by the True Door
Who carries the keys to your church? The pastor or custodian? Get to know the One who truly holds the key to the church.
Oct 10, 2017
He Holds the Keys
When someone hands you their keys, they are giving you authority and responsibility. Jesus holds some important keys.
Oct 09, 2017
Joining a Multitude of Believers
Do you ever feel outnumbered? That you are the only one in your church or family serving the Lord faithfully? Nancy will give you a lot of help.
Oct 06, 2017
Hope for a Dead Church
If you have been faithfully serving God in a struggling church, don’t be discouraged. Nancy provides hope for you and your church.
Oct 05, 2017
Remember What You Received
We so easily use the phrase "the Word of God" to describe the Bible. Do you realize how incredible that phrase really is?
Oct 04, 2017
The Good Works of a Dead Church
It’s possible for a church to look good on the outside, involved in a variety of activities and programs, and still be spiritually dead.
Oct 03, 2017
Decent People with a Dying Witness
You can be decent, hardworking, well-liked—and spiritually dead. Hear about Christ’s call to wake up.
Oct 02, 2017
What About My Passive Husband?
Shannon Popkin says many wives have a sinful tendency to want to grab control from their husbands. And many husbands also have a tendency to be passive.
Sep 29, 2017
Holding or Folding
Shannon Popkin spent many years trying to control her husband. Then she realized damage that controlling attitude was doing to her and to her husband.
Sep 28, 2017
The Battle for Control
Shannon Popkin was excited to visit some new neighbors. But after dinner she was mortified when her husband fell asleep in the middle of conversation.
Sep 27, 2017
Hope in the Coming King
Jesus refers to Himself as the morning star. It’s a star that appears when the night is almost over. What does this mean for you?
Sep 26, 2017
Always a Remnant
Do you ever feel alone making biblical decisions while most people around you go with the flow of culture? Gain encouragement today.
Sep 25, 2017
The Judgment of a Just God
When God acts as judge, He is never unjust. His judgment follows mercy that has been refused. Gain a clear understanding of God’s justice.
Sep 22, 2017
Raising Discerning Children
How do children learn discernment? Do they need to experience the latest books, movies, and music in order to judge them?
Sep 21, 2017
Culture, Career, and Compromise
Say your child wants to see a particular movie and tells you it’s okay since all the kids at church have seen it. Can you trust that?
Sep 20, 2017
No New Heresies
What’s more important in a church--truth or love? Nancy says most churches emphasize one or the other, but we need to balance both.
Sep 19, 2017
The Only True Son of God
Jesus is a model of meekness and humility, but that’s only half the picture. Nancy will introduce you to a powerful Jesus.
Sep 18, 2017
Seeing Yourself Through God's Eyes
Do you ever wish you could be as confident as the people you see on TV? Some aren't as self–assured as you think. Hear from actress Nancy Stafford.
Sep 15, 2017
Freedom from a Performance Trap
Do you ever feel like you have to strive to make God happy? Like your efforts aren’t good enough? We’ll hear from a young woman who felt that way.
Sep 13, 2017
Admitting We’re Weak
Mary Kassian looks to Scripture to explore seven characteristics of weak women. She’ll show you how to say "no" to foolish behavior and "yes" to godly wisdom.
Sep 12, 2017
Every Thought Captive
The apostle Paul gives a warning to the dangers weak women face. If that phrase “weak women” makes you a little nervous, listen in to Mary Kassian.
Sep 11, 2017
The Reward for Faithfulness
If you remain faithful to biblical truth, the book of Revelation promises some rewards. They are hidden manna and a white stone.
Sep 08, 2017
The Love of a Jealous God
When the Bible describes God as being "jealous," do you find that confusing? Nancy explains how a loving and holy God can be jealous.
Sep 07, 2017
Belief and Behavior
When sin is allowed to flourish in the church, two groups of people need to repent: those committing the sin and those tolerating it.
Sep 06, 2017
Keeping Your Covenant
Imagine the devastation of a wife whose husband has been unfaithful. That’s the type of grief we should all feel when we are unfaithful to God.
Sep 05, 2017
God Knows Where You Live
Obedience to God is not like paying federal income taxes. There are no exemptions and no deductions. God gives you the grace to obey.
Sep 04, 2017
The Lifelong Power of Kindness
Shaunti Feldhahn has spent years researching what motivates and encourages men and women. Her findings could have a big effect on your marriage.
Sep 01, 2017
The Power of Kindness in Marriage
Men and women receive feedback and constructive criticism very differently. Shaunti Feldhahn helps wives speak in an understanding way.
Aug 31, 2017
The Power of Kindness in an Unkind World
You can turn on the TV, radio, or podcasts and find people speaking in harsh, angry, ways. How can we avoid getting swept up in anger?
Aug 30, 2017
The Power of Kindness in Your Relationships
Think of that person in your life who seems impossible to get along with. You could be a huge influence in encouraging that person.
Aug 29, 2017
The Crown of Life
Is it possible to be a follower of Jesus and avoid suffering? Nancy says no. Find out why.
Aug 28, 2017
Faith Produces Faithfulness
Do your neighbors know that you are ready to suffer for Christ? When they do, you are making a powerful statement.
Aug 25, 2017
Raising Strong Children
How can you prepare your children for suffering and persecution?
Aug 24, 2017
Meeting God in the Middle of Suffering
If you are suffering through some tough issue today, you might be ready to see God in a new way.
Aug 23, 2017
Revelation Part 3, Day 3
Suffering has a limit. God won’t allow more than is needed for your good and His glory. If you feel like you’re at that limit, get some encouragement.
Aug 22, 2017
Spiritually Rich
If someone wanted to give you an incredibly huge gift, you wouldn’t ignore them. But someone does want to give you an incredibly huge gift.
Aug 21, 2017
Jesus Knows Your Suffering
Does it ever feel like no one understands what you’re going through? There is one person who knows exactly what you’re feeling.
Aug 18, 2017
The Trap of Comparison
Comparing yourself to someone else is a dangerous trap. Learn why it’s so destructive, and see how you can avoid it.
Aug 17, 2017
How Unbelief Leads to Envy
At the root of the sin of envy is another sin—unbelief. Find out why unbelief leads to envy, which can manifest itself in all sorts of ways.
Aug 16, 2017
The Disguises Envy Wears
We all know envy is a sin, but it can be hard to identify it in our lives. Hear about some surprising ways envy can manifest itself.
Aug 15, 2017
Revelation Part 2, Day 5
Love is one of the most popular topics in movies, songs, and books. You’d think we would be experts on the subject by now.
Aug 14, 2017
Revelation Part 2, Day 4
Nancy wants you to fight—to fight laziness, unbelief, and worldliness that will keep you from loving Jesus with a full heart.
Aug 11, 2017
Revelation Part 2, Day 3
How many items on your task list are motivated by fear, selfish ambition, or obligation? Learn to act out of love instead.
Aug 10, 2017
Revelation Part 2, Day 2
When Jesus addresses various churches in the first chapters of Revelation, He offers a simple message: Return to your first love.
Aug 09, 2017
Revelation Part 2, Day 1
Think about the time in your life when your love for Christ burned more strongly than ever. Does that describe you today?
Aug 08, 2017
Revelation Part 1, Day 6
The church isn’t perfect. You know that. But are you free to leave?
Aug 07, 2017
Revelation Part 1, Day 5
"I love Jesus, but I’m not interested in organized religion." Nancy says you can’t love Jesus and not love the Church.
Aug 04, 2017
Revelation Part 1, Day 4
The final book in our Bibles is called Revelation. But what exactly does it reveal?
Aug 03, 2017
Revelation Part 1, Day 3
Can you imagine if your church received a letter directly from Jesus? Several churches actually did.
Aug 02, 2017
Revelation Part 1, Day 2
Jesus is coming soon. Some of us have been hearing that all our lives—so much so that it just sounds clichéd.
Aug 01, 2017
Revelation Part 1, Day 1
There are few books of the Bible that create as much heat as Revelation, generating controversy and debate.
Jul 31, 2017
The Steadfast Love of the Lord, Day 2
Lauren Chandler heard the news no wife wants to hear: Her husband had a brain tumor. Learn how she learned to trust God in the middle of fear.
Jul 28, 2017
The Steadfast Love of the Lord, Day 1
Do you ever feel like you fall out of God’s favor when you blow it? Lauren Chandler knows what it’s like to be tempted to think that.
Jul 27, 2017
Come Away and Rest, Day 3
Did you know you can receive suffering as a gift? We’ll hear from two women who have undergone very difficult medical treatments.
Jul 26, 2017
Come Away and Rest, Day 2
What do you need to do to gain God’s approval? It took a long process for Carrie Gaul to discover she didn’t need to do anything.
Jul 25, 2017
Come Away and Rest, Day 1
If Jesus asked you to come away and rest, would you accept the invitation? Or would the busyness of life threaten to keep you from intimacy with Him?
Jul 24, 2017
From Good to Grace, Day 2
You grow up all your life hearing, “Be good.” But true freedom from guilt comes when you realize you can’t be good. You need God’s grace.
Jul 21, 2017
From Good to Grace, Day 1
Do you ever feel like you’re fighting hard to make good choices, but keep blowing it? Learn to be free from striving and proving yourself.
Jul 20, 2017
Freedom from Shame, Day 3
Relationships that should feel safe to us sometimes are the causes of the most hurt. Heather Nelson talks about freedom from shame in our close relationships.
Jul 19, 2017
Freedom from Shame , Day 2
In a world of Facebook, there’s so much pressure to show off a picture-perfect life. When the reality doesn’t measure up, you can feel a sense of shame.
Jul 18, 2017
Freedom from Shame, Day 1
Can you think of a past experience that makes you feel ashamed? That sense of shame can be overwhelming sometimes. But it doesn't have to be.
Jul 17, 2017
Missional Mothering, Day 5
As a mom and grandmother, Jani Ortlund believes in compound interest. She’s investing time, prayer, and attention in the next generations.
Jul 14, 2017
Missional Mothering, Day 4
Grandparents have a unique opportunity to invest in the next generation. Jani Ortlund shows how to provide the kind of involvement your family needs.
Jul 13, 2017
Missional Mothering, Day 3
There are so many things to keep a mom busy. Jani Ortlund says amid the busyness there’s one priority ahead of all others.
Jul 12, 2017
Missional Mothering, Day 2
Jani Ortlund was tempted to amplify problems by dwelling on them. But she has also discovered how to replace that worry with trust in the Lord.
Jul 11, 2017
Missional Mothering, Day 1
When little ones are at home, it’s easy to let them become the number one priority. Jani Ortlund talks about how to keep a close relationship with your husband.
Jul 10, 2017
None Like Him, with Jen Wilkin
When you give your attention to God Himself, everything else comes into better focus. Jen Wilkin helps us get to know the amazing characteristics of God.
Jul 07, 2017
Your Marriage: The Gospel on Display, Day 4
Imagine your marriage is a plant. Husbands need to water and care for that plant. Wives need to beware of pulling out the shears.
Jul 06, 2017
Your Marriage: The Gospel on Display, Day 3
In Ephesians, Paul tells wives to respect their husbands. Sounds simple. But do you know how to respect him? Do you know what makes him feel respected?
Jul 05, 2017
Your Marriage: The Gospel on Display, Day 2
Who is more talkative in your marriage, you or your spouse? Learn how to communicate more effectively in marriage.
Jul 04, 2017
Your Marriage: The Gospel on Display, Day 1
Your marriage isn’t just about you or your happiness. The purpose of your marriage is to show the world a beautiful picture of the gospel.
Jul 03, 2017
How to Minister to the Self-Righteous Counselee
How do you disciple someone else when they don't think they need any help? Dr. Vanessa Ellen shows how to invest in the lives of self-righteous women.
Jun 30, 2017
The Power of Words, Day 8
What is a biblical response when others have cut us down with their words? God can provide hope, healing, and freedom from pain.
Jun 29, 2017
The Power of Words, Day 7
Have you ever spoken to your husband with friendly persistent "suggestions" hoping to persuade him to do things your way?
Jun 28, 2017
The Power of Words, Day 6
Do you ever have the feeling that if you don't yell, your kids aren't going to get it? Listen today to find out the importance of having a soft answer.
Jun 27, 2017
The Power of Words, Day 5
Recognizing the power of words can be sobering. Sometimes we need to simply speak less, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t speak at all.
Jun 26, 2017
The Power of Words, Day 4
Satan is sometimes called "the accuser." When we accuse others, we are acting just like him. Find out more as Nancy describes evil twins: gossip and slander.
Jun 23, 2017