A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Body Image and The Baby Bump

Body Image. What woman does not struggle with these two words!? Over the past two years, I have found myself struggling with this issue in a way that I have not struggled since I was a teenager. My twenties was a period of intense spiritual... Read More »

BW Reads: Spiritual Warfare for Women

Spiritual warfare is real, but how serious is it and what do the enemy’s attacks look like? How do I battle them? Leighann McCoy addresses these questions and more through scripture and personal testimony in her book Spiritual Warfare for... 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 »

Voices from the Past: A Woman. A Poet.

What do you do when you are terribly ill and racked with pain?  When your child is so ill she faces death? When your husband is away on business for months, leaving you with the children and household affairs?  When your house burns down?... 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 »

The Contraception Mandate and A Woman's Voice

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 Se... Read More »

Battling for Significance

Imagine the scene: You have been home with your children all day when your husband comes home to tell you about his exciting day. He’s been involved in life-changing meetings, made a huge business deal, or had the opportunity to meet and ... Read More »

BW Reads: The Role of Women in the Church

Ryrie, Charles. The Role of Women in the Church. 2nd ed. Nashville, TN: B&H Publishing Group, 2011. What can a woman do in the church? What roles are we permitted to have? What does God say about serving in this century and in the past?... Read More »

Mentoring from Your Home

My commitment to mentoring comes from my early years as a young professional when there was an absence of older women who were willing to lend a helping hand.  Many offered criticism, few offered help.  I vowed that if I could grow past t... 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 »