Revive Our Hearts Podcast

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Renew Your Perspective

Leslie Basham: Here’s Nancy Leigh DeMoss.

Nancy Leigh DeMoss: I've been reading in Pilgrim's Progress recently where Pilgrim and his friend Hopeful . . . As you know, Pilgrim is a Christian who is making his way from this earth to the Celestial City, to Heaven. At this point he is traveling with a friend whose name is Hopeful, and they stumble into Doubting Castle, which is owned by Giant Despair.

Giant Despair imprisons Pilgrim and his friend in a very dark dungeon where he tormented them, as Pilgrim's Progress says,

From Wednesday morning until Saturday night, without one bit of bread, or drop of drink, or Light, or any to ask how they did . . . and were far from Friends and Acquaintance . . . Giant Despair beat them mercilessly while [they were in his dungeon]. He counseled them to kill themselves.

He told them it …

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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 Revive Our Hearts and the True Woman movement, calling them to heart revival and biblical womanhood. Her love for Christ and His Word is infectious, and permeates her online outreaches, conference messages, books, and two daily nationally syndicated radio programs—Revive Our Hearts and Seeking Him.

She has authored twenty-two books, including Lies Women Believe and the Truth That Sets Them Free, Seeking Him (coauthored), Adorned: Living Out the Beauty of the Gospel Together, and You Can Trust God to Write Your Story (coauthored with her husband). Her books have sold more than five million copies and are reaching the hearts of women around the world. Nancy and her husband, Robert, live in Michigan.