A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Latest Posts from Katie McCoy

You = Woman of Influence

Last fall I got to lead a study on biblical womanhood with a fabulous group of student wives. As we looked at everything the Bible has to say about being a woman, a definite pattern emerged. In the lives of all the individual women we read ... Read More »

What Does the Bible Say About Sexual Assault?

Never before has the issue of sexual assault against women seemed so ubiquitous. Last week, a Nashville jury convicted two Vanderbilt University students of aggravated rape and aggravated sexual battery when they assaulted a student in a do... Read More »

The Church and The Transgender Next Door

Gender – We believe that gender is God-given, not socially constructed or self-determined; that gender distinctions are rooted in creation and manifested in biological differences, transcending social customs and cultural stereotypes; tha... Read More »

What Are Women Worth?

We believe that every woman has been created in the image of God and is infinitely valued by and significant to Him (Gen 1:27; Ps 139:13-16; Isa 43:6-7; Matt 19:4-9; Eph 5:31-33). What are women worth? When you value something, you protect ... Read More »

BW Statement Video

Check out the BW Statement Video, featuring women of Southwestern. Read More »

Hey Moms – Got 8 Minutes? Listen to This!

I stumbled upon this and just had to share it with you! If you’ve got 8 minutes, listen to this: It’s Dorothy Patterson’s 2012 Plenary Speech at the World Congress of Families in Madrid, Spain. I think my favorite quote i... Read More »

Overcoming My 7th Grade Self

So what do you need to say to your 7th grade self? What has God said about you that you need to believe about you? Read More »

What Your Daughter Needs to Know About Justin Bieber

Last week, Justin Bieber fans woke up to some unpleasant news. The 19-year-old teen heartthrob was arrested, charged with driving under the influence while drag racing in a Lamborghini and resisting arrest. Oh, by the way…he’s still und... Read More »

What Happy People Do Differently

I recently stumbled upon a list of the things happy people do differently. I was intrigued to hear their secret. Interestingly, it wasn’t the typical “self-help,” pep-talk kind of advice you might expect. In fact, it sounded more than... Read More »