His Wisdom for Her World

Terri Stovall

Searching for Marriage Rules?

By on September 11, 2012 in Marriage with 0 Comments

On a recent flight, I noticed the woman across the aisle from me was reading a book titled The Rules for Marriage. The subtitle promised timeless secrets to make a marriage last. As soon as I had Internet access, I had to check out these timeless secrets. After all, as a married woman, if there […]

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Does a Woman Belong in Seminary?

By on August 21, 2012 in Ministry with 0 Comments

I remember my first day at seminary. Walking into that first class, I was excited. It was Biblical Hermeneutics. (I didn’t even know what “hermeneutics” meant.)  When I finally found the classroom I was one of the last to arrive. I quickly scanned the room to find that the room was full of men and […]

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FORGIVE?! I Don't Wanna!

By on August 16, 2012 in Personal Growth with 0 Comments

Have you ever had a day that life gave you lemons but there was no way you could make lemonade? It may be easy to say, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” But, if you have lived for any length of time, you know that there are days that life gives you lemons and […]

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Passing the Baton: From One Generation to Another

By on July 26, 2012 in Ministry with 0 Comments

Then Elijah passed by him and threw his mantle on him . . . Then he (Elisha) arose and followed Elijah . . . (1 Kings 19:19b, 21b) It was four years ago at the summer Olympics in Beijing that both the U.S. men’ and women’s teams were expected to medal in the track and field 4×100 […]

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Go Ahead…Ask! (Eph. 3:20-21)

By on July 12, 2012 in Faith with 0 Comments

On my desk at work sits a stuffed, purple dragon with orange horns and wings. His name is Figment, as in a Figment of your Imagination. He is a Disney-created character that can only be found at Epcot in Walt Disney World. Figment is a favorite of mine and sits on my desk to remind […]

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Dear Dads

By on June 14, 2012 in Relationships with 0 Comments

Dear Dads, It seems that much has been said about how important you are to your sons. Studies have been conducted, statistics have been quoted, and the clarion call has been given for dads to turn their attention to rearing sons.  I know that your sons need you. Daughters will marry a son one day […]

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Serving Waffles from Venus

By on May 29, 2012 in Gender, Ministry with 0 Comments

On a recent episode of Grey’s Anatomy, titled “What is it About Men?” the prologue offered a rapid fire series of events with each male character pointing out the differences between men and women.  The dialogue went like this: There are distinct differences between male and female brains. Female brains have a larger hippocampus, which […]

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Does the Fight for Marriage Really Matter?

In recent months, marriage has taken center stage both on the national level and in discussions among believers. Last week, North Carolina voters approved a constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriages and joined 30 other states that have already done the same. North Carolina went so far as to ban civil unions recognizing marriage as the […]

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The Contraception Mandate and A Woman's Voice

By on March 1, 2012 in Culture, Women's Issues with 0 Comments

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof… ~ Amendment 1 to The Constitution of the United States On February 16, a congressional hearing was held in which Southwestern Seminary professor Craig Mitchell testified regarding the Obama administration’s mandate that all health insurance plans must fully cover […]

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Infertility: Where Grief Meets Grace

By on February 2, 2012 in Women's Issues with 7 Comments

In a recent Huffington Post article, Melanie Notkin writes about her “secret grief” of being single and childless. She references the seeming difference in response a single woman receives and a married woman receives.  Similarly, Courtney Reissig posted a blog about her current infertility journey and the challenges that come with it. Both articles are […]

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