A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Latest Posts from Terri Stovall

Leadership Lessons on a Motorcycle

People are often surprised to learn that I ride my own Harley-Davidson motorcycle. I don’t know if their astonishment is fueled by my 5-foot stature, the fact I am a woman, or that my day job just doesn’t fit the image, but I always enj... Read More »

Psalm 32: Confronting the Thief of Joy

Be glad in in the LORD and rejoice, You righteous one; shout for joy, all you upright in heart. Psalm 32:11 The beginning of a new year brings the typical social media and blog posts proclaiming one’s “Word of the Year.”  I have neve... Read More »

A Biblical Model for Mentoring

Carole and Jessica sit across from each other and the awkwardness is evident. Today is the first time this mentor and mentee are meeting and neither really knows what to do or say.  They both have the same thought. . .  “Now what?” As... Read More »

Leading Through Change From the Second Chair

Driving to work this morning I spotted our neighborhood school’s marching band outside early, rehearsing for the start of football season. I live in Texas and “Friday Night Lights” is a real thing!  Not only is the rivalry fierce bet... Read More »

What Would Happen If You Asked In Faith?

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 favo... Read More »

How You Prepare And How You Run Determine How You Finish

Every runner who trains for a race must train with purpose to run the race at her best. Whether training for a triathlon, a marathon, a 150-mile bike race, or a simple 5k, how she prepares and how she runs determines how she finishes. Paul ... Read More »

Faithful Until Death: The Sacrifices of Three Southwestern Women

The New Testament records that as the church grew, women were among the first converts (Acts 5:14, 8:12, 17:4,12). Scripture also records that women were among the first persecuted for their faith (Acts 8:3; 9:22; 22:4). And from that time ... Read More »

Three Women. One Cross.

As we prepare our hearts to celebrate resurrection of our Lord this Sunday, I am reminded of three women who stood at the cross of Christ – women who were just like you and me. While we may not truly know their thoughts or their words... Read More »

8 Things We Can Learn From “This Is Us”

This Is Us, the hit show on NBC, was lighting up Facebook Sunday night. Women couldn’t wait for the Super Bowl postgame coverage – which was pushing the start of this much-anticipated episode 30 minutes late – to end. Many were settli... Read More »

Set Apart and Sent: The Impact of Southwestern Women Around the World

Women have been created in the image of God and have been given a role to fulfill. Women can do anything they have been gifted and called to do within the boundaries and guidelines that God has placed. We serve a loving, creative God who i... Read More »