Episodes: I

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  • "I Can't Do This!"
    September 16, 2011 Walking Through Life's Deserts

    If you had to leave a nice house to live somewhere full of mud and rats, how would you respond? A woman who experienced just this had a surprising discovery. Read or Listen →

  • I AM
    November 22, 2018 The Wonder of His Name

    Do you realize how many times Jesus used the name I AM to describe Himself? Nancy shows several examples and explains why this name is so meaningful. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Exodus 3:10-13
  • I Am a Worm
    April 3, 2012 Psalm of the Cross (Psalm 22)

    I am a worm and not a man. It sounds like a simple statement of humility, but Nancy points out this statement from the Psalms means so much more. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 22
  • I Can't Live Like This Any More
    March 5, 2019 Every Reason to Leave, with Bill and Vicki Rose

    Bill Rose opened a restaurant. It was filled with celebrities and limos lined up to drop off customers. So why was Bill’s wife so unhappy? Read or Listen →

  • I Checked the Box
    February 11, 2009 Transformed Women, with Vicki Rose

    Vicki Rose was a new believer in Christ when a church-based counselor told her, "You need to get on with your life and divorce your husband. Read or Listen →

  • I Repent
    October 3, 2007 Seeking Him (week 4)—Repentance: The Big Turn-Around

    Do you look at sin from your point of view or God’s point of view? Henry Blackaby says that question is crucial. Read or Listen →

  • I Shall Not Want
    August 4, 2009 The Lord is My Shepherd (Psalm 23)

    If God always provides, why do some of His children sometimes seem to be struggling financially? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 23
  • I Was Naked and You Clothed Me
    August 6, 2013 Mission-Minded Families, with Ann Dunagan

    Ann Dunagan’s family visited Africa and was struck by the number of children without adequate clothing. Jesus' words about clothing the needy came to mind. Read or Listen →

  • I Will Not Fear
    August 7, 2009 The Lord is My Shepherd (Psalm 23)

    What brings you comfort? A warm blanket? Conversation with a friend? Chocolate? How about a rod and a staff? We talk about these two shepher Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 23
  • I Will Surely Go with You
    August 25, 2015 Deborah: A True Woman Joins the Battle

    What can a woman do when men won’t lead? Nancy will answer that question while looking at the story of Deborah. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Judges 4:1-5:31
  • I Wish I Had Known
    August 6, 2012 Lies Young Women Believe with Dannah Gresh

    Do you ever wish you could go back and live your life over, acting on the lessons you’ve learned along the way? Of course you can’t do that. Read or Listen →

  • Idolatry
    October 20, 2010 Habakkuk: Moving from Fear to Faith

    You’re probably not in the habit of creating a statue out of wood or stone and bowing down to it. But do you find yourself tempted to idolize other things? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Habakkuk 2
  • Idolatry
    September 2, 2003 Finding Freedom From Addiction, with Ed Welch

    What does the Bible have to say about addictions? What steps should we take when we can't say no to our desires or we live with someone who can't. Read or Listen →

  • If I Could Do It All Over Again, with Jon Gauger, Day 1
    January 4, 2017 If I Could Do It All Over Again

    When Jon Gauger was a student, he once ran a long touchdown—headed the wrong way. He applies that to life to make sure you’re headed toward the right goal. Read or Listen →

  • If I Could Do It All Over Again, with Jon Gauger, Day 2
    January 5, 2017 If I Could Do It All Over Again

    Do you ever wish you could learn from the practical wisdom of leaders? Jon Gauger has asked some for practical wisdom on how they spend their time. Read or Listen →

  • If I Could Do It All Over Again, with Jon Gauger, Day 3
    January 6, 2017 If I Could Do It All Over Again

    If someone you respect talks about regrets they have in life, you should listen. Maybe you can avoid their mistakes and not have that same regret. Read or Listen →

  • If I Could Do It All Over Again, with Jon Gauger, Day 4
    January 9, 2017 If I Could Do It All Over Again

    Nancy provides practical insights on using your time and opportunities well. She reflects on what she would do differently if she could live her life again. Read or Listen →

  • If I Could Do It All Over Again, with Jon Gauger, Day 5
    January 10, 2017 If I Could Do It All Over Again

    Do you ever feel weighed down by failures? Nancy will show how to give your failures to the Lord and walk with Him into new things He has for you to do. Read or Listen →

  • If I Could Do It All Over Again, with Jon Gauger, Day 6
    January 11, 2017 If I Could Do It All Over Again

    What would you do if you could live your life over again? When you consider the answer to that question, it will affect the way you live today. Read or Listen →

  • If I Could Do it All Over Again
    December 27, 2017 Best of 2017

    Do you ever wish you could learn practical wisdom from leaders? Jon Gauger asked several for practical wisdom on how to spend time. Read or Listen →

  • If You're Missing Baby Jesus
    December 27, 2002 Christmas Stories for the Young at Heart

    Listen as Nancy reads "If You're Missing Baby Jesus" on Revive Our Hearts. Read or Listen →

  • Immanuel
    November 12, 2018 The Wonder of His Name

    Jesus received one of His names 700 years before He was born. God’s people heard about this name while under a severe threat from enemy armies. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Isaiah 7:14
  • Immersed in God's Word
    August 31, 2011 A Conversation with Elisabeth Elliot

    Gain valuable wisdom as Elisabeth Elliot joins Nancy to discuss Bible reading, biblical womanhood, child rearing, and many other practical issues. Read or Listen →

  • Imperfect People Can be Powerful Mentors
    May 8, 2019 Spiritual Mothering, with Susan Hunt

    When you feel like a failure, you actually just received valuable experience that you can use to teach and encourage others. Read or Listen →

  • In Delilah's Lap
    July 28, 2006 T.V. The Great Escape! with Bob DeMoss

    Does TV influence your life? If you watch and answered no to that question . . . you’re in heavy denial! Read or Listen →

  • In Spite of a Difficult Family Background
    September 9, 2019 You Can Trust God to Write Your Story

    Erin Davis grew up feeling hopeless because of her broken family situation. But at some point her view of this story flipped. Read or Listen →

  • In the Fires of Refinement
    September 20, 2019 You Can Trust God to Write Your Story

    Kerry Tittle experienced something unthinkable. She watched as a tornado destroyed her home, killing her husband and two teenage daughters. Read or Listen →

  • In the Middle of Your Struggle
    October 30, 2018 For Better or for Worse with Jimmy and Kelly Needham

    Kelly Needham married a Christian singer and was ready for a new, exciting adventure. A few weeks later she realized how difficult life can be on the road. Read or Listen →

  • In the Midst of the Storm
    October 31, 2013 A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Psalm 46)

    The Bible tells us that God will be a refuge in times of trouble. Nancy explains how God acts as a refuge, even while allowing the storm to blow around you. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 46
  • In the Presence of the Lord
    November 30, 2007 Seeking Him (week 12)—The Personal Devotional Life: "Seeking Him" Daily

    When you’re with someone a long time, you start to learn their mannerisms and take on their characteristics. Are you spending enough time with God? Read or Listen →

  • In the Wilderness
    June 23, 2014 Cultivating a Contented Heart

    What would it take for you to be content? Find out how to cultivate a contented heart. Read or Listen →

  • Increasing Influence Through Wisdom
    August 21, 2009 The Way of Wisdom

    Not only do you need to seek godly wisdom for yourself, you also need it so you can have something to pass along to the next generation. Read or Listen →

  • Infusing God's Word into Your Day
    April 10, 2009 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 7): Indispensable Ingredients for Life

    In the busy seasons of life, you need the Word of God more than ever. Learn how to meditate on the Bible even through busy times. Read or Listen →

  • Initiating Forgiveness
    June 2, 2004 Recipe for a Godly Marriage

    Think with us today about this question, "Would I rather be right or would I rather be godly?" Read or Listen →

  • Innocent About Evil
    February 2, 2009 Discerning Truth in a World of Deception—2009

    How familiar do you need to be with evil in order to warn your kids or others about it? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • 2 Timothy 3:6-7
  • Instruments of Grace
    January 26, 2018 Adorned: Living Out the Beauty of the Gospel Together

    We are witnessing a crisis of unkindness, so genuine biblical kindness will shine brightly in the darkness. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Titus 2:1-5
  • Intentional About Marriage
    July 9, 2013 Flourishing in the Empty Nest

    If a young couple’s whole life revolves around their children, what will they do when the kids grow up and move out? Read or Listen →

  • Interrupted by an Angel
    January 15, 2019 A Portrait of Elizabeth

    Zechariah had a once in a lifetime opportunity to minister in the Jewish temple. It was a high honor. But an angel turned his expectations upside down. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 1:5-25
  • Intimacy with God
    July 31, 2015 Intimacy with God

    Are you moving toward a more intimate relationship with God or drifting away? Nancy helps you develop intimacy with Him. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Exodus 33:1-34:35
  • Into the Face of Fear
    August 26, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    If you weren’t afraid to fail, what would you try to accomplish? Nancy coaches you through fear to action. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 13-14
  • Introduced to True Hope
    January 19, 2015 Finding True Life After Abortion, with Jennifer Smith

    Jennifer Smith knows the guilt that comes after undergoing abortion. Today she uses that experience to relate to other women in crisis situations. Read or Listen →

  • Investing in Your Family's Future
    July 17, 2009 Marriage & Family for the Glory of God, with Tom & Jeannie Elliff

    The Bible describes children like healthy olive shoots springing up around a mature tree. What does that look like in 2009? Learn to invest Read or Listen →

  • Investing in Your Marriage
    July 31, 2008 The Politically Incorrect Wife, with Nancy Cobb & Connie Grigsby

    We all know the importance of investing our money wisely, right? But what about investing our hearts? Read or Listen →

  • Investing in the Future
    July 6, 2011 Breaking the Cycle of Impurity, with Maryann Loveing

    Young people are bombarded with false promises. Get some hope and some practical advice on engaging with young people over important topics. Read or Listen →

  • Investing in the Next Generation
    May 6, 2019 Spiritual Mothering, with Susan Hunt

    In Titus 2, we’re called to embrace the beautiful model of spiritual mothering; what does that mean? What does it look like? Read or Listen →

  • Investing in the True Woman Movement
    November 8, 2013 True Woman 101: Part 5: Battle of the Sexes

    The retirement years provide a huge opportunity for older women to invest time and wisdom to the next generation. Hear what one woman discovered. Read or Listen →

  • Investing in the Wrong Relationship
    February 5, 2015 The Beauty of Radical Commitment, with Lorne and Jimmie Ruth Matthews

    During a rebellious time in his life, Lorne Matthews was looking for an excuse to divorce his wife. Hear their story today. Read or Listen →

  • Inviting Christ to the Wedding
    June 4, 2004 Recipe for a Godly Marriage

    Join us on today's Revive Our Hearts for practical principles that will help you communicate with your husband. Read or Listen →

  • Inviting His Strength
    January 25, 2013 A Wife's Powerful Influence, with Dr. Juli Slattery & Linda Dillow

    Juli Slattery and Linda Dillow show wives how to respectfully encourage their husbands to be who God wants them to be. Read or Listen →

  • Inward Renewal
    June 4, 2007 Don't Waste Your Suffering, with Molly Veldt

    As a young wife who grew up going to church, Molly Veldt expected God to lead her new family down a smooth, easy path. Read or Listen →

  • Is God Just Like Your Father?
    January 16, 2013 Lies Women Believe About God

    What would it take for your life to be complete? A new car? A better job? Nancy will shed some light on the popular lie that God isn't really enough. Read or Listen →

  • Is God Really Good?
    January 15, 2013 Lies Women Believe About God

    God loves you. It's a simple, profound statement that sometimes we have difficulty believing. Nancy will expose a lie that our enemy wants us to believe. Read or Listen →

  • Is It Loving to Call Someone to Repentance?
    November 8, 2017 Letters to the Churches in Revelation, Part 8: The Cure for a Lukewarm Faith (Laodicea)

    Repentance sounds like a negative word to today’s ears. Nancy says there actually is great joy and hope in repentance. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Revelation 3:14-22
  • Is It Okay to Pursue Men?
    July 11, 2012 Practical Counsel on Singleness, with Carolyn McCulley

    If a woman is trusting God with her singleness, how does she let a potential spouse know she’s interested? Is it okay to pursue a relationship and trust God? Read or Listen →

  • Is It Worth It?
    June 6, 2019 Some Things Are Worth Suffering For

    None of us will accomplish anything without endurance. Elisabeth Elliot knows what it’s like to endure tragedy after her husband was martyred. She’ll share val Read or Listen →

  • Is It Worth It?
    January 5, 2006 Enduring Life's Most Difficult Moments

    We’re all passionate about something. Read or Listen →

  • Is Love More Than Feelings?
    November 15, 2011 Hope for a Hopeless Marriage, with Dean & Julie Petersen

    Julie Petersen received a two-second hug from a co-worker. That set her on a descent into lust. Learn how to put guardrails in place around your marriage. Read or Listen →

  • Is Man the Enemy?
    September 5, 2007 Journey from Feminism to Freedom, with Carolyn McCulley & Jennifer Epperson

    At one point in her life, Jennifer Epperson enjoyed watching men squirm under her harsh words, but then a big change came over her. Read or Listen →

  • Is There Anything I Can Do?
    June 26, 2012 Developing a Servant's Heart

    A good waiter or waitress doesn’t focus on his or her own needs, but on others. The same is true for anyone who wants to effectively serve. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • 2 Timothy 1:16-18
  • Is There Life After Loss?
    August 27, 2013 Grieving a Loss

    After losing two children shortly after birth, Nancy Guthrie knows what it’s like to suffer loss. Read or Listen →

  • Is There Such a Thing as Picture Perfect?
    May 23, 2011 What to Do When Life Falls Apart, with Kim Jaggers

    Kim Jaggers wasn’t happy. She had a handsome husband, a nice house, plenty of income, and a healthy baby boy. But she kept looking around for something more. Read or Listen →

  • Is Your Conscience Clear?
    October 30, 2007 Seeking Him (week 8)—Clear Conscience: Dealing with Offenses Toward Others

    Is there anyone you’ve wronged, lied to, or stolen from, and haven’t made it right by asking forgiveness? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Exodus 22:1
  • Is Your Heart at Peace?
    June 22, 2015 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    Think of all the things that fill our world with sound. I think you’ll find the next Revive Our Hearts to be more than just another instance of noise. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Job 131
  • Is Your Marriage Displaying the Gospel?
    February 15, 2019 Marriage Lessons from Romans 12 with Robert and Nancy

    Scripture is full of practical advice for your relationships. Nancy and Robert Wolgemuth will help you find practical ways to love like Jesus straight out. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Romans 12:1-21
  • Is Your Surrender Complete?
    July 13, 2015 Surrender: The Heart God Controls

    We can sometimes wonder whether what we do for a living is what we are meant to do. Regardless, there is one thing we are all called to be. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Exodus 21:1-6
  • Is it Ever Okay to Leave?
    October 4, 2005 Follow the Leaders

    Church-hopping is so common today, choosing a church for life might sound strange or extreme. But Nancy shows why commitment to a church is important. Read or Listen →

  • Is it OK to Leave?
    August 11, 2005 Who Needs the Church?

    Leaving a church can be hard. How do you know when it's time to make a change or whether it's even okay to do so? Read or Listen →

  • 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
  • It Is Finished
    April 6, 2012 Psalm of the Cross (Psalm 22)

    When you’re dealing with sickness or loss, it can feel like wasted time. But the suffering of Jesus wasn’t wasted at all. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 22
  • It Is Not Impossible
    September 24, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 8): Before We Conquer

    Would an outside observer think you were highly organized? Driven? A good planner? But there is more to faith. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 3
  • It Is Well
    May 7, 2013 When a Heartbeat Goes Silent, with Mark & Sarah Vroegop

    Mark and Sarah Vroegopp had sung the song “It is Well With My Soul” many times. But looking at an ultrasound, they had the opportunity to live out the song. Read or Listen →

  • It Takes a Lot of Strength to Be Soft
    May 31, 2012 True Woman 101: Part 3: Sugar and Spice

    “Sugar and Spice and everything nice–that's what girls are made of.” Does this cute children's ditty really capture what it means to be a woman? Read or Listen →

  • It is a Good Thing
    November 20, 2006 The Power and Practice of Praise

    What do you know about praise? Do certain Scripture verses come to mind? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 103:1-19
  • It's Not Your Life
    May 13, 2013 Fifty Years of Walking with God

    Do you ever feel inadequate to do what God’s called you to do? Nancy knows what that feels like. Read or Listen →

  • It's Okay to Be Silent
    May 9, 2013 When a Heartbeat Goes Silent, with Mark & Sarah Vroegop

    How do you help someone who’s going through tragedy and grief? What do you say when you don’t know what to say? Read or Listen →