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  • Lady Wisdom's Invitation
    August 25, 2009 The Way of Wisdom

    Today you’ll hear an invitation from Lady Wisdom herself. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 9
  • Lamb of God
    December 24, 2018 The Wonder of His Name

    Scripture tells us about a battle. On one side is a dragon and a terrible beast. On the other side is a lamb. Who do you think will win? Read or Listen →

  • 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
  • Laying Down Our Rights
    May 29, 2008 The Makings of a True Woman

    At one time in history, men opened doors for women. Mary Kassian joins Nancy to explain how feminist thinking gained popularity and how it has changed society. Read or Listen →

  • Laying a Foundation for a Healthy Marriage
    January 26, 2012 Building a Marriage that Glorifies God, with Bill & Holly Elliff

    When a couple is getting to know one another, how can they know when it’s God’s will for them to marry? Bill and Holly Elliff answer that question. Read or Listen →

  • Leaping Over High Places
    November 1, 2010 Habakkuk: Moving from Fear to Faith

    Are you guilty of procrastination? Maybe you’ve been putting off making that phone call or writing that letter. Nancy encourages you to do it. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Habakkuk 3
  • Learn to Discern
    May 1, 2008 Learn to Discern: A Truth-Filled Response to Spiritual Deception

    How should you respond to Oprah’s recent endorsement of Eckhart Tolle’s book A New Earth? Find out as Nancy is joined by Dr. Erwin Lutzer & Dr. Don Whitney. Read or Listen →

  • Learn to Discern, part 2
    May 2, 2008 Learn to Discern: A Truth-Filled Response to Spiritual Deception

    What’s the difference between Oprah’s spirituality and biblical spirituality? Think this through as Nancy talks with Dr. Erwin Lutzer and Dr. Don Whitney. Read or Listen →

  • Learning from Today's Martyrs
    October 5, 2009 Daughters of Hope, with Michele Rickett

    Michele Rickett says there are more Christian martyrs today than at any time in history. Where are these courageous believers? Read or Listen →

  • Learning the Language of Biblical Lament
    April 16, 2019 Dark Clouds, Deep Mercy with Mark Vroegop

    We’re not supposed to lament, right? Isn’t that wrong? Aren’t we supposed to be joyful all the time? Pastor Mark Vroegop will address these questions. Read or Listen →

  • Learning to Live Free
    January 26, 2007 The Cry of the Captives (Psalm 126)

    Imagine a prisoner who sees the door to his cell open but says, "I’d rather stay here!" Nancy makes this comparison to people in sin. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 126
  • Learning to Live Without Fear
    January 17, 2008 The Beautiful Faith of Fearless Submission (Pastor John Piper)

    Studies show that one of the greatest concerns among women is safety. Today Pastor John Piper looks to God’s Word in a special message to women. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • 1 Peter 3:1-14
  • Learning to Love Your Husband Again
    March 7, 2019 Every Reason to Leave, with Bill and Vicki Rose

    For five years, Vicki and Bill Rose were separated. When they came to know Christ, they had to begin a long process of learning to love each other. Read or Listen →

  • Learning to Trust Again
    November 25, 2005 Thanksgiving--Listener Letters

    It’s the Thanksgiving holiday season, and it’s also a perfect time to celebrate . . . Mother’s Day?! Read or Listen →

  • Learning to Value Life, Day 1
    January 13, 2016 Learning to Value Life: Fausto and Laura's Story

    The doctor said the child Laura was carrying had the potential to be born with birth defects. Inside, Fausto was relieved and ready to terminate the pregnancy. Read or Listen →

  • Learning to Value Life, Day 2
    January 14, 2016 Learning to Value Life: Fausto and Laura's Story

    Fausto Gonzalez never wanted to be like his absent father and resolved to do things differently. But he discovered it was more difficult than he expected. Read or Listen →

  • Learning to Value Life, Day 3
    January 15, 2016 Learning to Value Life: Fausto and Laura's Story

    Fausto and Laura chose to terminate a pregnancy. But God has changed their hearts. Now, they’re not only anti-abortion. They are very much pro-life. Read or Listen →

  • Learning to be Single Again
    March 1, 2018 Hope for an Aching Heart, with Margaret Nyman

    Margaret Nyman had to adjust to being single again after her husband died. She provides help for anyone wanting to support and encourage widows. Read or Listen →

  • Leaving Self Behind (Elisabeth Elliot)
    September 27, 2013 Leaving Self Behind (Elisabeth Elliot)

    Elisabeth Elliot speaks to a live audience about the importance and power of prayer and forgiveness—two essential ways to put others first. Read or Listen →

  • Leaving Self Behind, Part 1
    July 1, 2002 Leaving Self Behind (Elisabeth Elliot)

    How do you feel when God doesn't answer your prayer the way you wanted it answered? J Read or Listen →

  • Leaving Self Behind, Part 2
    July 2, 2002 Leaving Self Behind (Elisabeth Elliot)

    How do you react when God says no? Elisabeth Elliot continues her talk on that subject today on Revive Our Hearts. Read or Listen →

  • Leaving Self Behind, Part 3
    July 3, 2002 Leaving Self Behind (Elisabeth Elliot)

    Is there something or someone in your life that makes it difficult for you to forgive? Read or Listen →

  • Leaving Self Behind, Part 4
    July 4, 2002 Leaving Self Behind (Elisabeth Elliot)

    Are you a prisoner to unforgiveness? Elisabeth Elliot talks about the power to forgive on today's Revive Our Hearts. Read or Listen →

  • Leaving Self Behind, Part 5
    July 5, 2002 Leaving Self Behind (Elisabeth Elliot)

    Today's Revive Our Hearts features a question and answer session with Elisabeth Elliott. Read or Listen →

  • Leaving a Beautiful Legacy, with Liesl Higgins
    December 1, 2017 Leaving a Beautiful Legacy: Liesl Higgins' Story

    You can find freedom from anger and bitterness. Hear from a woman who’s learning to heal from hurt in her family and starting a new legacy. Read or Listen →

  • Lessons Learned in the Dark
    May 24, 2010 Lessons I Learned in the Dark

    When Jennifer Rothschild was a teenager, she visited the doctor and heard a word she didn’t expect--blindness. Find out how that word affected her life. Read or Listen →

  • Let God Write Your Résumé
    September 4, 2019 You Can Trust God to Write Your Story

    When you apply for a job, you highlight the successes and downplay the failures. But God uses all our experiences for His glory. Read or Listen →

  • Let Me Be Your Warning
    May 22, 2013 The God I Love, with Joni Eareckson Tada

    When Joni Eareckson Tada looks back on the diving accident that left her paralyzed, she says, “God permits what He hates to accomplish what He loves.” Read or Listen →

  • Let My Words Be Few
    September 26, 2012 The Lord's Prayer, Part 1

    God is in heaven. That’s a basic idea, so why don't we always act like we believe it? Learn how the concept of God ruling in heaven changes our life on earth. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 6:5-15
  • Letters to My Daughters, Day 1
    June 6, 2016 Letters to My Daughters: The Art of Being a Wife, with Barbara Rainey

    Barbara Rainey thinks God has given married couples a unique message to show the world. You and your spouse can paint a beautiful picture for God’s glory. Read or Listen →

  • Letters to My Daughters, Day 2
    June 7, 2016 Letters to My Daughters: The Art of Being a Wife, with Barbara Rainey

    When a couple is dating, their differences can be fascinating to one another. But once they’re married, those differences can drive a couple apart. Read or Listen →

  • Letters to My Daughters, Day 3
    June 8, 2016 Letters to My Daughters: The Art of Being a Wife, with Barbara Rainey

    Are you ever tempted to think your marriage has no hope? Barbara Rainey says as long as you have breath, there’s hope. Read or Listen →

  • Letters to My Daughters, Day 4
    June 9, 2016 Letters to My Daughters: The Art of Being a Wife, with Barbara Rainey

    When Dennis and Barbara Rainey took dancing lessons, they discovered that dancing is a powerful picture of marriage. Read or Listen →

  • Letters to My Daughters, Day 5
    June 10, 2016 Letters to My Daughters: The Art of Being a Wife, with Barbara Rainey

    The Bible tells us, “Love covers a multitude of sins.” In a marriage, when is it best to cover sins and not make a big deal of them? Read or Listen →

  • Letting Go of Someone You Love
    July 19, 2011 Sunsets, with Deborah Howard

    A hospice nurse will explain why you sometimes need to let a loved one go. If you openly talk about and prepare for death, does that show a lack of faith? Read or Listen →

  • Letting God Set Your Priorities
    August 31, 2009 A Father's Legacy: The Richness of Giving

    Can you trust God in a shaky economy? The life of Arthur DeMoss says, yes, you can. Hear about some of the tough financial decisions he made Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 8:4-15
  • Lies Our Daughters Believe About Beauty
    August 16, 2019 True Girl, with Dannah Gresh

    There’s one thing that’s likely to cut through all those voices and get your daughter's attention—undistracted time with you! Read or Listen →

  • Lies Women Believe About Circumstances
    February 22, 2018 Lies Women Believe

    The default for most of us is to let our circumstances control our attitude. Nancy invites you to a new way of living. Read or Listen →

  • Lies Women Believe About God
    February 20, 2018 Lies Women Believe

    What you believe about God will affect every other part of your life. Many women are believing lies about God, such as “God doesn’t really love me." Read or Listen →

  • 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
  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves, Part 1
    January 28, 2002 Lies Women Believe About Themselves

    Can the truth counter feelings of worthlessness? Read or Listen →

  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves, Part 2
    January 29, 2002 Lies Women Believe About Themselves

    How do you apply your knowledge of God's love to daily situations? Nancy Leigh DeMoss continues her study on the lies women believe. Read or Listen →

  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves, Part 3
    January 30, 2002 Lies Women Believe About Themselves

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss speaks with a woman who has been listening to her series on the lies women believe. They discuss the hurt that words can cause. Read or Listen →

  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves, Part 4
    January 31, 2002 Lies Women Believe About Themselves

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss focuses on developing the right perspective on physical beauty. Read or Listen →

  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves, Part 5
    February 1, 2002 Lies Women Believe About Themselves

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss talks about past hurts and how to overcome the pain. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 142:1-6
  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves, Part 6
    February 4, 2002 Lies Women Believe About Themselves

    Do you want to be unhappy? Nancy Leigh DeMoss discusses a lie that can cause us a great deal of unhappiness. Read or Listen →

  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves, Part 7
    February 5, 2002 Lies Women Believe About Themselves

    What should we do when we don't understand why God has allowed pain in our life? Read or Listen →

  • Life Will Never Be the Same
    July 23, 2009 Grace Through Loss, with Vickey Boozman & Kathy Ferguson

    When a spouse dies, everything changes in just a moment. Hear about the grace available in the midst of loss, from women who have experienced it. Read or Listen →

  • Life to Life
    December 2, 2010 What Is a True Woman?

    Should you invest your time and energy mentoring someone who doesn’t seem all that responsive to the things of God? Listen today to find out. Read or Listen →

  • Life-Changing Bible Verses You Should Know, with Rebecca Lutzer
    June 30, 2014 Life-Changing Bible Verses You Should Know, with Rebecca Lutzer

    Rebecca Lutzer says every believer in Christ needs to grasp certain important Scripture passages. Find out what some of them are and why they are important. Read or Listen →

  • Life-Givers in Training
    January 25, 2018 Adorned: Living Out the Beauty of the Gospel Together

    Most people would take all the rewards offered to them, but when God offers to reward us, sometimes we don’t want to accept it. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Titus 2:1-5
  • Lift Up Your Eyes
    September 30, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 9): Defeating Your Jericho

    Do you ever feel all alone in doing what’s right? It’s tough to keep going. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Judges 5
  • Light of the World
    November 27, 2018 The Wonder of His Name

    “I am the Light of the World.” When Jesus made this claim, it wasn’t just a simple metaphor. To His original hearers, this would have been a big deal. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • John 8:12
  • Lighting a Dark World
    November 12, 2007 Seeking Him (week 10)—Sexual Purity: The Joy of Moral Freedom

    We see blatant sin gaining more and more acceptance. Do you ever wish you could go back to what seems to be an easier time? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Ephesians 5:1-8
  • Like a River Glorious
    January 7, 2014 Be Still

    How can you find perfect peace in a storm? Nancy shows you an example of a woman who was hit with multiple hardships, yet she knew where to find peace. Read or Listen →

  • Like the Shepherd, Day 1
    May 1, 2017 Like the Shepherd with Robert Wolgemuth

    When it comes to marriage, husbands feel a combination of the excitement to serve but also the fear of failure. Read or Listen →

  • Like the Shepherd, Day 2
    May 2, 2017 Like the Shepherd with Robert Wolgemuth

    One important job moms do is to raise the next generation of men. Robert Wolgemuth helps moms take on the calling of training future husbands and fathers. Read or Listen →

  • Like the Shepherd, Day 3
    May 3, 2017 Like the Shepherd with Robert Wolgemuth

    Does it seem like embracing your God-given role in marriage is a burden? Robert Wolgemuth says when you live out the life God designed you to have, it is a joy. Read or Listen →

  • Like the Shepherd, Day 4
    May 4, 2017 Like the Shepherd with Robert Wolgemuth

    When you say “I do,” that’s just the beginning of getting to know your spouse. Robert Wolgemuth shows how to go to school and learn about your spouse. Read or Listen →

  • Like the Shepherd, Day 5
    May 5, 2017 Like the Shepherd with Robert Wolgemuth

    When men embrace God’s calling on their lives and women embrace God’s calling for them, families flourish. Read or Listen →

  • Lion of the Tribe of Judah
    December 12, 2018 The Wonder of His Name

    Jesus is described in Scripture as a lion and as a lamb. It would seem like there couldn’t be two animals more different. How can Jesus be both? Read or Listen →

  • Listener Letters
    May 31, 2004 Recipe for a Godly Marriage

    Can the 30-day challenge to appreciate and encourage your husband make a difference in your marriage? Hear from listeners who have written in. Read or Listen →

  • Listener Letters
    October 24, 2003 Listener Letters

    Today's Revive Our Hearts is inspiring and encouraging as Nancy reads mail from our listeners proclaiming how God has worked in their lives. Read or Listen →

  • Listening
    January 29, 2015 Conversation Peace (Mary Kassian)

    When you truly listen to others, you are giving a real gift. Mary Kassian shows you how to develop the rare skill of listening. Read or Listen →

  • Living By Faith
    October 18, 2010 Habakkuk: Moving from Fear to Faith

    In a world of plastic smiles and contrived personalities, it’s important to be real. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Habakkuk 2
  • Living Gracefully Among Sinners
    July 19, 2019 A Calm Heart in a Troubled World (Ps. 37)

    Evil actions and words affect our nation. They also affect our homes and relationships. Nancy helps you respond to evil in a way that brings glory to God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 37:1-11
  • Living Life as a True Woman
    June 22, 2018 The True Woman Manifesto: Declarations, Part 1

    Hear about a mom whose daughter walked away from the Lord to pursue a homosexual lifestyle. This mom faithfully prayed for her daughter. Read or Listen →

  • Living Life as a True Woman
    August 13, 2010 The True Woman Manifesto: Declarations, Part 1

    Hear about a mom whose daughter walked away from the Lord to pursue a homosexual lifestyle. This mom faithfully prayed for her daughter. Read or Listen →

  • Living Like You Are Ready to Die
    July 21, 2011 Sunsets, with Deborah Howard

    Everybody on the planet has at least one thing in common: Everyone is going to face death. Some people don’t want to talk about it, while others are peaceful. Read or Listen →

  • Living Out the Beauty of the Gospel in Mexico
    May 29, 2017 Living Out the Beauty of the Gospel in Mexico

    When you mentor and encourage someone younger than you, the effects could be widespread. Read or Listen →

  • Living Out the True Woman Manifesto
    July 20, 2018 The True Woman Manifesto: Declarations, Part 2

    Signing your name to a manifesto is pretty easy. But what matters is whether you live it out. Read or Listen →

  • Living Real Life by Faith
    November 5, 2010 Habakkuk: Moving from Fear to Faith

    Your husband lets you down. Your co-worker procrastinates. Your child won’t stop asking questions. But you can love them all . . . by faith. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Habakkuk 3:19
  • Living as Mrs. Grace
    September 26, 2018 Marriage Through Gospel Eyes by Jani Ortlund

    Jani Ortlund asks wives, "Is your husband married to Mrs. Law or Mrs. Grace?" It’s an important question, and Jani will help you answer it. Read or Listen →

  • Living as Mrs. Grace
    June 12, 2013 Marriage Through Gospel Eyes by Jani Ortlund

    Jani Ortlund asks wives, Is your husband married to Mrs. Law or Mrs. Grace? It’s an important question, and Jani Ortlund will help you answer it. Read or Listen →

  • Living as an Ambassador
    September 13, 2018 Embassy of the King with Barbara Rainey

    Barbara Rainey says your family can all be ambassadors for the Lord, making your home an embassy. Read or Listen →

  • Living in God’s House
    May 13, 2019 One Thing (Ps. 27:4)

    If you could only ask God one thing, what would you choose? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 27:1-4
  • Living the Lord's Prayer
    October 17, 2012 The Lord's Prayer, Part 2

    Many women struggle with figuring out God’s will. Nancy gives some ideas about this struggle from wise women. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 6:5-15
  • Living with Mystery
    July 28, 2009 Grace Through Loss, with Vickey Boozman & Kathy Ferguson

    Each of us has to come to a place where we realize "I am not God, and there are some things I just won’t understand." Hear from two widows. Read or Listen →

  • Longing Fulfilled
    December 19, 2017 My Eyes Have Seen Your Salvation

    If you’ve spent any time around children, you know that waiting can be hard for them. But let's be honest: It can be hard for you and me, too. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 2:21-35
  • Longing Fulfilled
    December 13, 2007 The King's Dedication: Simeon and Anna Welcome Christ

    If you’ve spent any time around children, you know that waiting can be hard for them. But let's be honest: it can be hard for you and me, to Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 2
  • Looking Back / Looking Forward, Day 1
    December 31, 2018 Looking Back / Looking Forward

    What are your New Year’s resolutions? Many people focus on diet, exercise, and finances. These resolutions can be helpful, but there are more important ones. Read or Listen →

  • Looking Back / Looking Forward, Day 2
    January 1, 2019 Looking Back / Looking Forward

    The final months of 2018 have seen an avalanche of bad news. Many families are struggling and wondering about their future. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Philippians 3:8-14
  • Lord
    December 4, 2018 The Wonder of His Name

    Can Jesus be your Savior but not your Lord? People separate these terms all the time. But Nancy says you can’t separate those terms so easily. Read or Listen →

  • Losing My Life for Christ's Sake
    June 29, 2005 Grace for Aging, with Evelyn Christenson

    As you get older, it becomes time to relax, right? Not necessarily! Read or Listen →

  • Love Does Not Boast
    February 5, 2010 How's Your Love Life?

    When you think of sins we’re often guilty of, does rudeness usually make the list? According to the apostle Paul, being rude is the opposite of love. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • 1 Corinthians 13:4-8
  • Love First. Feelings Will Follow.
    September 30, 2011 Freedom from the Snare of Adultery, with Susan Putnam

    What’s the toughest situation you’re facing today. Do you know that the Bible has insight for that challenge? Read or Listen →

  • Love Is Not Provoked
    February 8, 2010 How's Your Love Life?

    We all face circumstances that make us really angry. But as we learn to live in love, fewer and fewer things will provoke us to anger. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • 1 Corinthians 13
  • Love for Hopeless Marriages
    February 11, 2010 How's Your Love Life?

    Is love primarily about feelings or about choices? Find out what happens to our emotions when we choose to act in love, regardless of circumstances. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • 1 Corinthians 13
  • 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
  • Loving Discipline
    October 11, 2010 Habakkuk: Moving from Fear to Faith

    When bad things enter your life, do you ever find yourself thinking God must be angry with you? Today, Nancy gives perspective on this question. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Habakkuk 1
  • Loving Enough to Provide a Shield
    February 9, 2010 How's Your Love Life?

    Sometimes it’s hard to show love in real life situations. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • 1 Corinthians 13
  • Loving God Over Everyone Else
    October 19, 2015 Loving God Over Everyone Else

    Nancy has been serving in ministry as a single woman. But she has an announcement. Hear her big news and get to know a very important person in her life. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • John 21:1-14
  • Loving Our Husbands
    July 10, 2008 Feminine Appeal, with Carolyn Mahaney

    Wouldn’t it be nice if you could download a set of instructions on how to love your particular husband? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Titus 2:2-5
  • Loving Your Mate Without Distraction
    March 20, 2013 Enjoying a More Intimate Marriage

    Can you check Facebook and have a meaningful discussion with your spouse at the same time? Explore that topic and more on cultivating intimacy in marriage. Read or Listen →

  • Loving a Prodigal
    August 31, 2015 Out of a Far Country, with Christopher & Angela Yuan

    Angela Yuan boarded a train, ready to say goodbye to her estranged son and then take her own life. She ended that train ride with a new passion for life. Read or Listen →

  • Loving the Way God Loves You
    September 25, 2018 Marriage Through Gospel Eyes by Jani Ortlund

    Jani Ortlund says to think about the way God's forgiven you and shown you unconditional love. What would happen if married couples loved each other that way? Read or Listen →

  • Loving the Way God Loves You
    June 11, 2013 Marriage Through Gospel Eyes by Jani Ortlund

    Jani Ortlund says to think about the way God's forgiven you and shown you unconditional love. What would happen if married couples loved each other that way? Read or Listen →

  • Loyal to God's Leader
    August 15, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 2): Learning to be Teachable

    God establishes leaders. We need to decide how we will interact with the leaders He puts in place. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 11