Revive Our Hearts Podcast

Dannah Gresh: You’ve probably heard that a horse can’t be useful to it’s rider until it’s been broken. Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth asks what does that mean?

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth: Does that mean you take a 2x4 and hit it over the back and break it? No, it means breaking its will so that it will be trained, it will be submissive, it will be responsive to the direction of the rider.  

Dannah: This is Revive Our Hearts with Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth, author of Brokenness: The Heart God Revives, for Wednesday, February 8, 2023. I'm Dannah Gresh.

In 1995, Nancy Leigh DeMoss delivered a message on brokenness at a staff conference for CRU (then known as Campus Crusade for Christ). 

Steve Douglass, who’s now with the Lord, was in leadership at Cru. He contacted Nancy and asked if she would speak to their staff. 

Nancy: He called and said, "We …

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About the Teacher

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth has touched the lives of millions of women through two nationally syndicated radio programs heard each day—Revive Our Hearts and Seeking Him. Her books have sold more than five million copies. Through her writing, podcasts, … read more …

About the Host

Dannah Gresh

Dannah Gresh

Dannah Gresh is the co-host of Revive Our Hearts podcast and the founder of True Girl, a ministry dedicated to providing tools to help moms and grandmas disciple their 7–12-year-old girls. She has authored over twenty-eight books, including a Bible … read more …