A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Latest Posts from Katie McCoy

The Real War on Women

If this year’s debate about mandated contraception coverage rocked the boat on women’s reproductive issues, last week’s debate on the legality of gender-selective abortions officially tipped it over.  The debut of two incriminating P... Read More »

U R Known by What U Search 4

I was sure that I’d been hacked. There was no way that could have appeared on my Facebook page…and consequently on several hundred other people’s news feeds. But somehow, through the all-knowing Google Search which connected to an unk... Read More »

Set-Apart in a “Sex is Power” World

At the end of the 30-second commercial I wasn’t sure whether I should be laughing or blushing! As the on-screen ladies witnessed the dramatic duels of flying samurais and jousting knights, I heard: It’s the cradle of life. It’s the ce... Read More »

Confessions of a Shopping Addict

Hi. My name is Katie and I’m a shopaholic. It’s been 12 days since I last used my store card. It all started so innocently, really. “Would you like to save an additional 15 percent today? You know the more you spend with us, the more ... Read More »

Why I Broke Up With The Bachelor

Take a stroll through any grocery store checkout lane and you’ll see an array of scintillating headlines testifying to that American female obsession popularly known as The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. While the names and faces change w... Read More »

Where'd You Get Those Shoes?!?

We women are subtle creatures.  We communicate entire paragraphs with a glare and furrowed brow. But the funny thing about mastering the art-of-the-subtle is that we can go a long time without ever having to confront what’s below the sur... Read More »

Please…Let Me Know!

Please Let Me Know Your Ways It was the heart cry of a lonely leader faced with a frustratingly familiar scene, surrounded by the volatile voices of an unbelieving nation. This biblical hero with whom the Lord spoke “face to face, as a ma... Read More »

The Other Face of Abortion

She has a heartbeat. She has a face. She is being knit together in her mother’s womb. Can you see her? Few social issues are as polarizing in today’s culture as abortion. Either side you fall on the subject, your conviction is probably ... Read More »

Where Were the Valiant?

The headlines stunned the nation. The accusations of child sexual abuse by former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky have outraged an entire country. We were shocked by the alleged evil of a seemingly respectable man, sickened by the ... Read More »