Episodes: Proverbs

Proverbs

Proverbs 4

  • How to Guard Your Heart
    January 27, 2011 Seeking God's Glory through Singleness (Carolyn McCulley)

    Singles are often told, "Guard your heart." But how do you actually do that? Carolyn McCulley explains what it means to guard your heart. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 4:20-23

Proverbs 7

  • Where Do You Get Your Counsel?
    August 19, 2010 Girls Gone Wise, with Mary Kassian

    The average woman is exposed to 70 hours of mass media per week, according to Mary Kassian. She’ll help you figure out how to sort out all the media options. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • The Danger of Immodesty
    September 22, 2015 Becoming a Woman of Discretion

    The book of Proverbs tells us about a foolish woman who lured a man into her snare, in part through her attire. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • A Restless, Foolish Heart
    September 23, 2015 Becoming a Woman of Discretion

    "I’m busy." We all say that to each other frequently. But sometimes busyness is a mark of a full life lived for God’s glory, and sometimes it's not. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • Great Joy in Righteousness
    July 16, 2013 Girls Gone Wise in a World Gone Wild (Mary Kassian)

    Through cultural and media pressures, women are tempted to throw out modesty and purity as outdated ideas. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • Is the River of Your Life Calm?
    August 23, 2010 Girls Gone Wise, with Mary Kassian

    The Bible says women are to show a gentle and quiet spirit. Does that mean you have to fit today’s stereotypes of femininity? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • Who Directs Your Love Story?
    August 20, 2010 Girls Gone Wise, with Mary Kassian

    Who directs your love story? Are you trying to manipulate people and situations? Or are you trusting your relationships to the only One you can really trust? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • Taking the Gospel into the Dressing Room
    August 24, 2010 Girls Gone Wise, with Mary Kassian

    When you’re shopping, how do you know what’s acceptable? Does the Bible tell us how short or long, loose or tight things should be? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • The Power to Tear Down or Build Up
    September 21, 2015 Becoming a Woman of Discretion

    The tearing down of a building can draw crowds as engineers demonstrate their power to reduce a large, stable structure to a pile of rubble. We can do the same. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • Valuing Purity in a Hostile World
    July 17, 2013 Girls Gone Wise in a World Gone Wild (Mary Kassian)

    Dressing modestly is a huge challenge for any woman looking through racks at the store. Mary Kassian says make the effort to value modesty. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • The Value of Boundaries
    August 26, 2010 Girls Gone Wise, with Mary Kassian

    Mary Kassian says that when it comes to their relationships with men, women need firm hedges before temptation comes; otherwise, wise decisions will be harder. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • A Long View of Relationships
    September 24, 2015 Becoming a Woman of Discretion

    A wise woman looks at relationships with the big picture in mind. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • Wild vs. Wise
    July 15, 2013 Girls Gone Wise in a World Gone Wild (Mary Kassian)

    Women have always faced temptation. It goes all the way back to the Garden of Eden. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • Warning: Wild Women Ahead
    August 18, 2010 Girls Gone Wise, with Mary Kassian

    If you were flipping through TV channels, you’d find many examples of girls gone wild. The type of wild behavior you see in popular culture. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • What Your Sexual Conduct Says About the Gospel
    August 25, 2010 Girls Gone Wise, with Mary Kassian

    Your relationships are not primarily about you. The way a woman relates to a man says a lot about her belief in God. Learn to glorify Him in your relationships. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7
  • A Woman's Weapon
    September 25, 2015 Becoming a Woman of Discretion

    As a woman, you can underestimate the power that your words have on the men around you. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 7

Proverbs 8

  • My Personal Petitions, Day 8
    January 27, 2016 My Personal Petitions

    Nancy defines wisdom as the ability to see all of life from a godly perspective and to act accordingly. Doesn’t that sound like something all of us need? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 8:12-36

Proverbs 9

Proverbs 14

  • Building Your Home
    February 21, 2011 Becoming a Woman of Virtue

    The Book of Proverbs says that a wise woman builds her home. It's not talking about a floor plan, fixtures, or furniture. There's a far more to it than that. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 14:1
  • Are You a Wall or a Door?
    February 22, 2011 Becoming a Woman of Virtue

    Are you more like a wall or a door? Nancy will explore this question, looking to the books of Song of Solomon and Proverbs to help women make wise decisions. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 14:1

Proverbs 18

  • The Power of Words, Day 7
    June 28, 2017 The Power of Words

    Have you ever spoken to your husband with friendly persistent "suggestions" hoping to persuade him to do things your way? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 6
    June 27, 2017 The Power of Words

    Do you ever have the feeling that if you don't yell, your kids aren't going to get it? Listen today to find out the importance of having a soft answer. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 5
    June 26, 2017 The Power of Words

    Recognizing the power of words can be sobering. Sometimes we need to simply speak less, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t speak at all. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 4
    June 23, 2017 The Power of Words

    Satan is sometimes called "the accuser." When we accuse others, we are acting just like him. Find out more as Nancy describes evil twins: gossip and slander. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 3
    June 22, 2017 The Power of Words

    So what’s the big deal? I don’t lie! Even if you don’t tell out and out lies, there’s always a temptation to stretch the truth, to exaggerate. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 2
    June 21, 2017 The Power of Words

    Did you know that the doctor will sometimes look at your tongue to gauge your overall health? That can serve as a picture of your spiritual health as well. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21

Proverbs 19

  • The Rope of Boundaries
    July 20, 2010 Three Gifts of Parenting, with Denise Glenn

    If you set no boundaries for your children, you are not showing them love. Denise Glenn helps you give a gift to your children. She calls it discipline. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 19:18

Proverbs 22

  • How to Truly Know Your Child
    July 21, 2009 Marriage & Family for the Glory of God, with Tom & Jeannie Elliff

    As a young dad, Tom Elliff realized his children needed more than just discipline. He needed to get to know their unique gifts and callings. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 22:6

Proverbs 24

Proverbs 31

  • A Virtuous Woman
    February 15, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    When you hear the description "a godly woman," does an actual person come to mind? Better yet, do you think that could ever describe you? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • A Biblical View of Womanhood
    February 14, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Where does a woman get her ideas about what it means to be a woman? Who has the most influence on her behavior and attitudes? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Counter-Cultural Women
    March 20, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    God doesn’t just teach you things for your benefit. He wants you to pass on what you’ve learned to the next generation. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Defying Defeat
    March 6, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    In Proverbs 31 we get a true picture of a Christian woman clothed with godly strength and honor. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Teaching By Example
    February 13, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Children learn many things simply by watching. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Focused on the Eternal
    March 15, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss explains how to cultivate beauty that won't fade with age. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • A Godly Woman's Work
    February 20, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Do you realize that the work you do today is important to God? Join Nancy to hear how we can glorify God in the way we work. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • The Heart of Compassion
    March 1, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    The poor and needy are all around us. God sees them and moves toward them, not away from them. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • The Fruit of Her Hands
    March 19, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Do you want to become a woman of virtue? Your future will in many ways be affected by the choices you make today. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Call Her Blessed
    March 16, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    What are the fruits of a godly woman? One prays it will be godly children! Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • A High Calling
    July 5, 2005 A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life, with Sharon Jaynes

    When someone compliments your work, it makes you want to do even better. When's the last time you complimented your kids? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • High and Holy Calling
    March 13, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    In Proverbs 31, we read about a woman who gives and gives and gives. How does she keep giving? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • What Does Your Home Communicate?
    March 12, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    What is your home saying to your neighbors or the salesman who stopped in last week? Discover how having an orderly home can bring glory to God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Working Joyfully
    February 21, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    If you’re a mom, it probably seems like your work is never done, but there is a way to make the work lighter. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • What Keeps You Going?
    February 27, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    No matter what the demands on your life may be, it’s vital to give priority to your personal walk with God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • A Godly Legacy
    March 8, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    It’s easy to think of the Proverbs 31 woman as a wife, but our kids and their friends are watching too. What kind of memories are we making. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • A Warm and Loving Environment
    July 7, 2005 A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life, with Sharon Jaynes

    Every mom knows what it's like to clean the thirty-fifth spill of the day. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Committed to Marriage
    February 19, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Marriage is a life-long commitment--a covenant, really. Nancy reminds us what goes into that responsibility. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Measured Words
    March 9, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    You can spend days cultivating a close relationship with someone, but it can all be destroyed by a few sinful words. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • You Can be a Mentor
    July 11, 2005 A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life, with Sharon Jaynes

    A lot of women read Proverbs 31 . . . a description of a godly woman . . . and they feel lowly by comparison. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Modeling Humility
    February 16, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Does being a virtuous woman mean you’re perfect? Hardly! Nancy points out that a virtuous woman is simply different from most. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • A Mom's Mission
    July 8, 2005 A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life, with Sharon Jaynes

    A mom gets pulled in so many directions. How do you prioritize? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • The Most Important Lesson
    February 12, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Did you have a favorite teacher growing up? If you're a mom, will your children remember you as one of their best teachers? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • No Mundane Tasks
    February 22, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    What will your sons and daughters say about you in twenty or thirty years? What do you say about your mom? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • God Will Meet Your Needs
    February 26, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    If you don’t eat and are weak physically, it’s hard to serve others. The same is true spiritually. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Extending Our Hands
    July 12, 2005 A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life, with Sharon Jaynes

    Is the world attracted to perfection? Guest Sharon Jaynes maintains that people want us to be authentic about our needs and struggles. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Choosing Joy over Fear
    March 19, 2012 Facing the Future with Joy

    Fear is destructive. It will keep you from enjoying the full life God has for you. Learn how to say no to fear and yes to joy. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31:21-25
  • A Mom's Perseverance
    July 6, 2005 A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life, with Sharon Jaynes

    If you face crying toddlers or somber teenagers all day, you might not feel very blessed. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • A Picture of Eternity
    February 23, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Did you know that right now Jesus is preparing a place for you if you have received Him? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • A Praiseworthy Wife
    March 5, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Every wife wants her husband to be respected, but she may not realize how much she contributes to him becoming a man worthy of respect. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Be Prepared
    March 2, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    We don’t like to think about suffering and hardship, and we certainly don’t like to think about our children having to suffer. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Ordering Life Around God's Priorities
    July 1, 2005 A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life, with Sharon Jaynes

    Does your life ever seem disorganized or out of control? Nancy Leigh DeMoss welcomes special guest Sharon Jaynes who offers some helpful advice. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Love, Honor, and Respect
    July 4, 2005 A Woman's Secret to a Balanced Life, with Sharon Jaynes

    When a woman is close to God, she'll not only worship in church, she'll also love her husband at home regardless of how hard it might be. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Rest Through Turmoil
    February 28, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Sometimes you just want a little peace and quiet. Too much noise and too much activity can make you restless, grumpy and tired. But we don’ Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • The Reward
    March 14, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Proverbs 31 says that the husband of a virtuous wife will rise up and call her blessed. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • Smiling at the Future
    March 7, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Do you look to the future with fear? Thinking about the future with peace is one mark of a godly woman. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • How to Show Strength and Dignity
    March 20, 2012 Facing the Future with Joy

    If you head into a day without asking for God's strength, it's like being unclothed. You will be vulnerable and ashamed if you're not leaning on God's power. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31:21-25
  • Laughing at the Time to Come
    March 21, 2012 Facing the Future with Joy

    When you think about the future, what do you feel? Prov. 31 teaches women to face the future without fear. Learn to experience the full life God has for you. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31:21-25