Episodes: Genesis

Genesis

Genesis 1

  • The Desire to Control
    January 24, 2008 A Vision for Biblical Womanhood

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss used to view femininity as a barrier to ministry. Hear about the journey she’s been on to embrace womanhood as a gift from God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:26-31
  • Does the Bible Belittle Women?
    April 12, 2018 The True Woman Manifesto: Affirmations, Part 1

    Some people have used the Bible to justify behavior that is demeaning to women. Others say the Bible belittles women. Is this true? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:26-28
  • Hope for the Future
    May 3, 2010 Casting a Vision of True Womanhood

    When a woman announces she’s expecting a child, do you say, "Congratulations!" or, "I’m so sorry for you!" Find out why fewer women are being congratulated. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:27-29
  • Equally Important
    January 25, 2008 A Vision for Biblical Womanhood

    Does the Bible teach that men are more valuable or more important than women? Nancy addresses that question and what it means for you. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:27-31
  • How to Exert Godly Influence
    June 8, 2018 The Genesis of Gender by Mary Kassian

    Women have a tremendous influence on the men around them. Mary Kassian says women can use that influence for God’s glory in godly ways. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:26-2:25
  • Encouraging Men to be Men
    January 28, 2010 Moments with You, with Dennis & Barbara Rainey

    Dennis Rainey says a marriage benefits when a man acts like a man. He and his wife Barbara show wives how they can encourage their husbands. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:22
  • The Original Blesser
    December 15, 2003 Jesus: Our Source of Blessing

    Jesus is our source of blessing--Nancy begins a series today on the great theme of the Bible. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:22-28
  • A Picture of Christ and the Church
    June 6, 2018 The Genesis of Gender by Mary Kassian

    Are there that many differences between men and women? Are they just superficial? Mary Kassian will address these questions by taking you back to the beginning. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:26-2:25
  • Being a Helper is Powerful
    June 7, 2018 The Genesis of Gender by Mary Kassian

    You’ve heard that a wife was designed to be her husband’s helper. What does that look like in real life? Mary Kassian will show wives how to be a helper. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 1:26-2:25

Genesis 2

  • The Core of Femininity
    June 1, 2018 The True Woman Manifesto: Affirmations, Part 3

    How would you define the word femininity? You don’t need stereotypes to come up with a definition. You just need the Word of God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 2:18-23
  • A Commitment to Permanence
    September 9, 2010 The True Woman Manifesto: Declarations, Part 2

    "I will never divorce you." In 2010 that's a radical statement for a married couple to say. But it's crucial if you want to build a strong marriage. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 2:24
  • The Creation Story Ends in a Wedding
    June 7, 2010 What Your Husband Wishes You Knew About Being His Wife (Bob Lepine)

    The Bible tells us that Eve was created as Adam’s helper. Bob Lepine says sometimes women misinterpret the word helper. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 2
  • The Truth About Sexuality by Jackie Hill Perry
    January 22, 2019 The Truth about Sexuality

    Jackie Hill Perry knows the pain of getting involved in sexual experimentation at a young age. But she also knows the power of God’s Truth that set her free. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 2:18-25

Genesis 3

  • The Curse
    December 16, 2003 Jesus: Our Source of Blessing

    If God wants to bless us, why is there so much pain in life? Listen as Nancy talks about the heart of God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 3:14-17
  • Teaching Based on God's Word
    August 31, 2006 Revived Hearts: Five Year Celebration!

    Every now and then it’s a good idea to pause and take a look at the wonderful things God has done. That’s what we’ll continue to do on today Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 3:7
  • Godly Garments
    April 21, 2010 Modesty: Does God Really Care What I Wear?

    Getting new clothes can be fun. But when Adam and Eve were clothed by God, it wasn’t fun at all. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 3:5-21
  • Are You Wearing Fig Leaves?
    March 16, 2018 The True Woman Manifesto: Foundations

    Why are so many relationships marked by conflict? Nancy says you can trace conflict between men and women all the way back to the Garden of Eden. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 3:6-21
  • Falling for Lies
    February 11, 2013 True Woman 101 Part 4: Snake in My Garden

    The story of Adam and Eve isn’t just a dramatic tale in children’s picture books. The story affects your life every day. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 3
  • Why Was Eve Tempted?
    December 6, 2010 Food, Beauty, and Control: Three Snares Women Face (Bob Lepine)

    If you were in the Garden of Eden, would you have fallen for the serpent’s lies? The choices Eve faced are quite similar to temptations all of us face today. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 3:6
  • The Truth About Sin
    February 1, 2019 The Truth About Sin

    Have you ever been tricked or defrauded? Mary Kassian says you have, but there’s a solution. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 3:1-6
  • Are You Wearing Fig Leaves?
    March 12, 2010 Foundations of the True Woman Manifesto, Part 2

    Why are so many relationships marked by conflict? Nancy says you can trace conflict between men and women all the way back to the Garden of Eden. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 3:6-21

Genesis 4

  • Your Amazing Future
    March 1, 2019 Walking with God, the Life of Enoch

    Can you name the biblical characters who never died physically? Those Old Testament characters give hope to everyone who knows Jesus. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 4:17-5:24
  • You Can Walk with God
    February 26, 2019 Walking with God, the Life of Enoch

    When the world begins to become darker, you don’t have to get darker along with it. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 4:17-5:24
  • What Legacy Are You Leaving?
    February 25, 2019 Walking with God, the Life of Enoch

    Do you realize that every choice you make is contributing to a legacy? What will you be remembered for when your life is over? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 4:17-5:24
  • His Death Shall Bring It
    February 28, 2019 Walking with God, the Life of Enoch

    Bible trivia time: Who is the oldest recorded person who ever lived? The answer is Methuselah, who lived 969 years. Those years represent God's mercy. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 4:17-5:24
  • How You Can Truly Please God
    February 27, 2019 Walking with God, the Life of Enoch

    Teachers like to say you need to “please God” through your choices. But there’s a problem. None of us is good enough to please God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 4:17-5:24

Genesis 5

  • A Glimmer of Hope
    August 3, 2015 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Maybe you've been hearing the story of Noah and the ark all your life. Get a fresh perspective—one that points you to the cross. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 5:1-2
  • Faithful Under Pressure
    August 7, 2015 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Have you ever worked on a project that seemed to go on forever? It’s so hard to keep working when it seems like there’s no end in sight. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 5:28-29
  • Faithful Under Pressure
    June 29, 2011 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Have you ever worked on a project that seemed to go on forever? It’s so hard to keep working when it seems like there’s no end in sight. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 5:28-29

Genesis 6

  • God's Patience
    August 6, 2015 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Do you ever get impatient with your kids? Just think of how patient God must be. He’s in charge of everybody on the whole planet. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 6:3
  • Secure on the Ark
    July 1, 2011 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Does talk of God’s judgment fill you with fear? Learn how to face the future with confidence and peace. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 6:17
  • A Better World?
    August 5, 2015 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    We are living in a time of incredible advances in technology. But does that really make a better world? An ancient story will give us perspective. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 6:4-12
  • Are There Giants in Your Land?
    August 4, 2015 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Terrorists. Crooked executives. Dictators. Sometimes it seems like the world is overwhelmed by evil men. But these are just men. They have no power against God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 6:4-12

Genesis 7

  • Have You Entered the Ark?
    August 10, 2015 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Doubt can be pretty convenient. If someone wants to live for himself and disobey God, he’ll probably ignore the evidence that points to God's salvation. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 7:11-12

Genesis 9

  • Secure on the Ark
    August 11, 2015 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Does talk of God’s judgment fill you with fear? Learn how to face the future with confidence and peace. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 9:8-17

Genesis 14

  • You're Never Alone
    January 24, 2011 The Battle After the Battle

    Some of your battles are visible. Everyone knows that you’ve geared up for a big trial or a big event. They’re watching as you trust God in the battle. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 14
  • Prepared for the Battle
    January 25, 2011 The Battle After the Battle

    Have you ever been surprised by your own inconsistency? One day you’re walking in close fellowship with the Lord, and the next you’re impatient and tense. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 14

Genesis 15

  • Years of Silence
    May 28, 2012 El-Shaddai: The All-Sufficient One

    You’ve probably heard the song that was popular a few years back called, "El-Shaddai." You may have hummed along, but do you know what that means? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 15:1-6

Genesis 17

  • The Only Source
    May 29, 2012 El-Shaddai: The All-Sufficient One

    Many people feel like they’re just coping with life, but God has plans for each of us to be fruitful for His Kingdom. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 17

Genesis 18

  • Open Doors and Open Hearts
    December 7, 2011 The Heart of Hospitality

    Is your idea of hospitality a once-a-year Christmas party? Today Nancy Leigh DeMoss shows you how to make hospitality a way of life. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 18:1-8

Genesis 19

  • You’ve Been Warned
    April 30, 2019 Remember Lot’s Wife

    One of the shortest verses in the Bible says, “Remember Lot’s wife.” But what exactly are we supposed to remember? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 19:1-16
  • Escape from the Coming Judgment
    May 1, 2019 Remember Lot’s Wife

    The Bible tells us about a family who received a warning. Angels told them their city was about to be destroyed. Why would someone not flee danger? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 19:12-29
  • Obedience Will Lead to Joy
    May 2, 2019 Remember Lot’s Wife

    A very mysterious Bible story tells us about a woman who hesitated to obey the Lord and turned into a pillar of salt. Nancy will help us evaluate our hearts. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 19:1-29
  • Someone Will Die for Your Sin
    May 3, 2019 Remember Lot’s Wife

    This is the most sobering news you'll hear: someone is going to die for your sin. You’ll either lean on the death of Jesus for salvation, or die for your sin. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 19:1-29

Genesis 24

  • A Servant's Heart
    June 4, 2015 Serving Like the Savior

    We operate in a service economy, but the concept of service goes back to ancient times. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 24

Genesis 29

  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves
    February 21, 2018 Lies Women Believe

    The book of Genesis tells us a story that could unfold like a soap opera. It’s about two sisters vying for the attention of the same man. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 29:31-30:24