A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Category: Culture

How Coffee Bean Christians Can Change the World

Have you ever wondered what people think of Christianity when they observe your life? In the mundane, routine moments of the day, would someone glancing at you or me from across the room see a difference in us, maybe in the way we react to ... Read More »

How We Hear Mixed Messages From Christians and Feminists

Christians and secular feminists have long been portrayed in the media as mortal enemies locked in deadly conflict on the field of battle. The reality is that these groups represent two very different worldviews so it is no wonder that thei... Read More »

More Than Marriage: What’s Behind Polyamory In the Church

When I first heard the term “polyamory,” it sounded like one of those eyebrow-raising issues you hear about on daytime talk-shows – shocking, extreme, and on the fringe.[1] Less than a decade later, it’s creeping out of the shadows ... Read More »

What You Need to Know About The Nashville Statement

Do you have questions about transgenderism in our culture today? Have you wondered whether the simple truths of Scripture can speak to all of the gender confusion happening in our world? Last week, the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commiss... Read More »

Is Sexy a Sin?

“If you got it, flaunt it!” …So goes the advice to women around the world. Read More »

A Scripture Meditation for Election Day

The king’s heart is a stream of water in the hand of the LORD; he turns it wherever he will. (Prov 21:1) Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD our God. (Ps 20:7) First of all, then, I urge that su... Read More »

We Can’t Be Pro-life If We’re Not Anti-Poverty

We can’t truly be pro-life if we’re not anti-poverty. Follow me through the facts here. Last month, the organization Planned Parenthood celebrated its 100-year anniversary. Since 1916, founder Margaret Sanger’s vision for this organiz... Read More »

ICYMI: How and Why We Must Engage in Cultural Issues

ICYMI = IN CASE YOU MISSED IT … Do you ever wonder whether or not it’s worth talking about issues in the news? It may be easy to bury our heads in the sand. But, as ministers of reconciliation, we must not be silent (2 Cor 5:11... Read More »

Three Issues Facing Women Today

Growing up in the McCoy household I was known for being what I like to call “domestically challenged.” My attempts to be Martha Stewart often ended up more like the children’s story heroine, Amelia Bedelia! (Remember those books?)... Read More »

The Value of Truth in a World Full of Lies

THE VALUE OF TRUTH IN A WORLD FULL OF LIES Have you seen the video that went viral in mid-April where Joseph Backholm, the Director of the Family Policy Institute of Washington, interviewed several college students at the University of Wash... Read More »