A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Category: Ministry

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 »

Making Your Home A Place of Delight

A while ago I was flipping through the stations on the television when I came across a show on HGTV that was all about how to accomplish big style in small spaces. They were featuring beautiful lofts and studio spaces in several prominent c... Read More »

Simple Acts of Love To Help Hurting Hearts

They were beautiful.  Adorned with a tattered piece of twine and arranged in an old mason jar, the tiny bouquet of blooming pink peonies and budding green hydrangeas was the sweetest gesture.  Adding to the sweetness, the flowers were acc... Read More »

Loving The Muslim Woman Like Jesus Loved the Samaritan Woman

Ramadan is the holiest month of the Muslim calendar involving ritual fasting and doing extra deeds to earn favor from Allah. This year, it began on May 15th and ends June 14th.  During this month, Muslims will give extra to the poor, serv... Read More »

You Don’t Have to Burn Out In Serving Jesus

By the age of twenty, I was a young pastor’s wife thrown headfirst into the deep end of ministry. Although I knew what ministry entailed, I thought the difficult times wouldn’t come until at least ten years down the road. That was defin... Read More »

Are You A Woman of Kindness…Or A Nice Woman?

Are you a kind person or a nice person? If you thought those two adjectives were basically the same thing, think again! Kindness and niceness might look similar, but underneath the surface, the two attributes are completely different. And t... Read More »

4 Reasons Why Younger Women Want Older Women in Their Lives

A few years ago, our local church’s women’s ministry team hosted an outdoor dinner party.  We wanted to gather with the women of our church who were already investing in another woman’s life in our church, and talk about how we could... Read More »

5 Things A Woman Considering An Abortion Needs to Hear

We know that abortion is wrong. We know we must defend the unborn. But when we’re face-to-face with a woman who is considering an abortion, we don’t always know what to say. Here are five ways to start a conversation with her: 1. “You... Read More »

Six Habits Younger Women Need Older Women To Teach Them

Women, both young and old, are seeking someone to come alongside them and show them how to live a life of godliness in a very ungodly world.  Over the last several months, God has allowed me to do some research on Titus 2, and I have begun... Read More »

Why Your Home Is A Platform God Wants to Use

What is a home? To the architect, it is a collection of design features. To the contractor, it’s the assembly and collection of building materials. To an interior designer, it is a blank canvas for textures, colors, and accessories to b... Read More »