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Don’t Miss These 2017 Favorites!

It’s been a great year at BW! We’re so grateful to have been part of your lives and pray you’ve been spiritually encouraged and edified by what you’ve read here. As we look forward to 2018, we’re looking bac... Read More »

“We Can Trust That God’s Word Has Spoken Clearly”

[S]ince this is a book on how feminism impacts womanhood, you might be wondering how the gospel has anything to do with feminism. You get how the gospel gives us hope in our weakness, but feminism is an ideology. How does the gospel have an... Read More »

Becoming the Women We Want To Be By Practicing Reverence

A Sacred Existence Various translations capture this exhortation from Paul as instructing us “to live in a way that is appropriate for someone serving the Lord” (NLT 1996) and to be “reverent and devout in [our] department as becomes ... Read More »

Happy 4th of July from BW

Happy Fourth of July from your Biblical Woman Team – “When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers o... Read More »

The Darkness and the Deep

I heard this song the other day. Not a popular song by any means. Not written or sung by a Christian artist. And not even centered around the premise of any existence of or belief in God. But it caught my attention and over the last couple ... Read More »

Rehearsing His Faithfulness

I stood in that near-empty greenhouse. Rows and rows of bright, beautiful flowers sat perched in their buckets, tall and reverent. It was like they knew why we had come, and as we walked by, they leaned in and brushed us with scent-sations ... Read More »

2017, Year of Priorities Not Resolutions

Are you viewing 2017 through the lens of the media or the Word of God? The media reports that, among other things, family values are crumbling, lawlessness is rampant, the weather system is producing unprecedented damage, the education syst... Read More »

Top BW Posts of 2016

Check out some of our favorite posts from 2016! 5 Family Benefits of Children’s Sports, by Melanie Lenow Alone at the Leadership Summit, by Terri Stovall An Introvert’s “Guide” to Creating Community, by Jillian McNeely David Bow... Read More »

The Parable of the Lifesaving Station

[Editor’s Note: The following story is from The Presbyterian Journal in 1941. I first heard this poignant parable in a chapel service here at Southwestern by Dr. Bailey Smith entitled, “5 Things in Hell Every Church Needs.̶... Read More »

Authentic Love Does Not Ignore the Issues

AUTHENTIC LOVE DOES NOT IGNORE THE ISSUES The people-pleaser in me finds it easy to ignore conflict and call it love, to simply end the ordeal with an east, “I forgive you.” However if I want real resolution and lasting peace, I must be... Read More »