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Teaching Young Women to be True Women

Teaching Young Women to be True Women

| October 19, 2010

I left the Ft. Worth conference thinking about something Dannah Gresh said during our panel discussion. She encouraged us to begin teaching our girls at a young age—and not to wait to guide them in forming godly values.

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Why Women Love Jerks

Why Women Love Jerks

| September 18, 2010

This young woman wasn’t thinking rationally. Great guys who love Jesus don’t cheat on their women. PERIOD. Women who excuse this type of behavior in their boyfriends need to give their heads a shake.

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We Need Each Other

We Need Each Other

| September 14, 2010

Last Sunday, I had coffee with a friend who wanted to talk about her relationship with her boyfriend. Last night, a friend stopped in on a surprise business trip to this area. This morning, a friend of my son’s stopped in to say goodbye to me before leaving on an extended trip. Tonight, I’ll be […]

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Do you want the dollar or the dime?

Do you want the dollar or the dime?

| September 10, 2010

It’s a great question to consider. When it comes to the choices you make, are you choosing to patiently wait for the dollar?–Or are you settling for the dime?

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She Does Him Good (even before she meets him)

She Does Him Good (even before she meets him)

| August 23, 2010

God has some great big plans that so far has not included a wedding ring for me. These are my thoughts as I have continued to reflect on Proverbs 31.12 “She does him good, and not harm, all the days of her life.”

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Book Blog: Happily Ever After

Book Blog: Happily Ever After

| August 19, 2010

In this episode of the Girls Gone Wise book blog, you’ll hear about a Wild Thing who discovered the alternate ending… the happily-ever-after one that we all dream about. You’ll find out how you, too, can choose that ending for your story. You’ll be challenged to do life differently, and to join the quiet counter-revolution […]

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Book Blog 20: You’re Invited to a Party!

Book Blog 20: You’re Invited to a Party!

| August 12, 2010

You’re invited to a party! In fact, you’re invited to two. The catch is, you can’t go to both. You”ll have to make up your mind which one to attend. In this Girls Gone Wise Video Book Blog, you’ll see that the two characters in the Proverbs 7 tale chose to accept the invitation of […]

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Wise ‘n’ Wild Wednesday 08/11

Wise ‘n’ Wild Wednesday 08/11

| August 11, 2010

Featuring my  Wise and Wild Spottings of the Week The Good Christian Girl:  A Fable of a Frustrated Single An unmarried Christian woman voices frustration and disillusionment with the courtship dating philosophy that was popularized by such books as “I Kissed Dating Goodbye,” and what she identifies as all the other contradictory and misguided dating […]

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Women’s Ministry Tips

Women’s Ministry Tips

| August 9, 2010

Tomorrow, I’ll be joining Chris Adams on LifeWay’s very first live webcast for women in leadership. Chris is the senior lead women’s ministry specialist in LifeWay’s church resources division. But more than that, she’s also a dear friend.

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Book Blog 19: Caught in a Revolving Door

Book Blog 19: Caught in a Revolving Door

| August 5, 2010

Some women are caught in a pattern of revolving door relationships. That was the problem of the Wild Thing of Proverbs 7. She just couldn’t seem to make relationships work. One man after another passed through her heart and bed. In this book blog, you’ll see that the inability to sustain a relationship is often […]

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LifeWay Women LIVE Webcast for Leaders

LifeWay Women LIVE Webcast for Leaders

| August 4, 2010

Women’s Lib. Feminism. And now, a generation of Girls Gone Wild. But the happiness that women desperately seek remains an elusive goal. Studies show that they are more dissatisfied than ever before. Next Tuesday, I will be joining host Chris Adams LIVE on the LifeWay Women’s Video Livestream Webcast to discuss the ministry challenges and […]

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MOMENTum: A Call to Lead in the Moment

MOMENTum: A Call to Lead in the Moment

| August 3, 2010

Calling all Women’s Leaders! Do you want to know how to lead “in the Moment”? In this 60-minute message, which I delivered at the 2009 LifeWay Women’s Leaders’ National Forum in Nashville last November, I challenged leaders to “Seize the Moment” in order to bring women to a point of radical commitment to the gospel, […]

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