A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Category: Christian Life

Life Lessons from A British Cemetery

Just for a minute, imagine walking down a cobblestone path that is older than the United States, hearing dainty British women speak about the unusually hot weather (only 75 degrees!), standing in a cathedral that stretches so high you have ... Read More »

Not a Morning Person

You can ask my best friend whom I have been friends with since I was about six years old. I was the definition of “not a morning person.” In high school and my first year and a half of college, my alarm clock (yes, the old fashi... Read More »

Godly Grief and the Joy of the Lord

Editor’s Note: At the time of writing this article, Kelsey’s mother, Kelly, was in the final weeks of her battle with cancer. Last evening, September 10th, her mother passed away and entered into presence of the Christ. We hope ... Read More »

#CheckYourHeart

Not too long ago, Christian comedian John Crist (@johnbcrist) released a video of himself highlighting activities or questionable decisions Christians make that some consider “taboo,” like skipping church to watch a football game, slowi... Read More »

The Hurry-Free Life

This summer was a unique, but amazing, one for our family. Our church blessed my husband and me with a two-month sabbatical, which we enjoyed to the fullest. Instead of spending it in our hometown, we decided to take our seven, six, and two... Read More »

You Have A Keeper – His Name Is Yahweh.

The engulfing waters threatened me, the deep surrounded me; seaweed was wrapped around my head.”  Jonah 2:5 Overwhelmed.  That’s how I felt.  I remember crying out to the Lord and through sobs—the kind that take your breath away—... Read More »

The Lethal Game of Comparison

The Comparison Game. It’s one we all play. And, in the end, it’s one we all lose. Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, the woman on the latest episode of Fixer Upper – all present the newest ways in which we see what we don’t have... Read More »

Trusting His Direction When We Can’t See Our Destination

We were so so close…yet so, so far. When I moved down to Fort Worth 10 years ago, my mom and I were navigating around a still unfamiliar city after dark trying to find our hotel. The directions were simple. We found the road we were s... Read More »

An Introvert’s Guide to Building Community

Being someone who leans more towards the introverted end of the personality spectrum, I am especially grateful to God that He allowed me to marry an extrovert. Otherwise, as a friend once jokingly pointed out, my son might never see the lig... Read More »

What Is The Greatest Motivation In Your Life?

Colossians 3:23-24 “And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward of the inheritance; for you serve the Lord Christ.”   My husband and I want our kids to ... Read More »