Revive Our Hearts Weekend Podcast

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Overcoming Selfishness

This program contains portions from the following episodes:

"Making Tough Choices"

"Envy Is Your Enemy"

"Don't Waste Your Womanhood"


Dannah Gresh: So, I’ve got a hard question for you: would you consider yourself . . . selfish? Probably not. I mean, most of us would not. But let’s be brave today and take inventory of our own hearts. Here’s Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth.

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth: Love is not envious. It is not jealous. When love sees another person who is more popular, more successful, more beautiful, more talented than I am, then if I have a heart of love, I will be glad for that person, never jealous or envious.

Dannah: We’re going to talk about overcoming selfishness today on Revive Our Hearts Weekend. Thanks for joining me. I’m Dannah Gresh. 

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About the Teachers

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 …

John Piper

John Piper

John Piper is Founder and Lead Teacher at Desiring God. He is the Chancellor of Bethlehem College in Seminary, and served as Pastor for Preaching and Vision of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota, for thirty-three years.

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 …

About the Guest