Episodes: Oppressed Women and Children

Oppressed Women and Children

  • Celebrating Life
    July 9, 2010 A Conversation with Joni Eareckson Tada

    For almost forty years, Joni Eareckson Tada has lived as a quadriplegic, which has given her a unique perspective on bioethical issues. Read or Listen →

  • Accelerating the Movement in Southeast Asia
    May 20, 2015 Accelerate the Movement

    In the U.S., believers have a lot of opportunities to meet together in churches and at conferences. But that’s not true everywhere in the world. Read or Listen →

  • Compassion Is Kindled
    July 29, 2019 Compassionate Hope with Al & Susan Henson

    A follower of Jesus was being persecuted in a prison in Southeast Asia. This awakened in Al Henson a desire to get involved. Read or Listen →

  • How Hurting Women Are Finding Hope
    July 31, 2019 Compassionate Hope with Al & Susan Henson

    A young woman named Ning was sold as a wife, taken from her home in Southeast Asia and sent to North America. It seems like such a hopeless situation. Read or Listen →

  • Sacrificing to Spread the Gospel
    July 30, 2019 Compassionate Hope with Al & Susan Henson

    Your brothers and sisters in Christ are facing intense pressure to be quiet about their faith. You’ll hear some of their stories and discover God's provision. Read or Listen →

  • A Vision for Oppressed Women
    October 2, 2009 Daughters of Hope, with Michele Rickett

    As a young missionary in Africa, Michele Rickett was impressed by the Christian women who had set up a school and feeding program at the com 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 →

  • Sharing in Suffering
    October 6, 2009 Daughters of Hope, with Michele Rickett

    Michele Rickett says you can borrow persecution. Why would you want to do that? Find out when Michele describes the plight of women and children. Read or Listen →

  • The Spread of Hope
    October 7, 2009 Daughters of Hope, with Michele Rickett

    Michele Rickett says most children in the United States have more discretionary income than many adults around the world. Read or Listen →

  • A Deep Longing for God’s Love
    August 20, 2015 In the Land of Blue Burqas, with Kate McCord

    Kate McCord says that when she’s speaking to Afghan women and says the phrase, “God loves you,” it awakens a deep longing in their hearts. Read or Listen →

  • Conversations in Afghanistan
    August 17, 2015 In the Land of Blue Burqas, with Kate McCord

    When Kate McCord visited Afghanistan and began talking with the women there, she was amazed at how her understanding of Bible stories grew. Read or Listen →

  • Dangerous to Be Born a Woman
    August 14, 2015 In the Land of Blue Burqas, with Kate McCord

    Kate McCord lived in Afghanistan, visiting women in their homes and getting to know those who usually remained hidden behind their blue burqas. Read or Listen →

  • Finding God in the Hard Places
    August 21, 2015 In the Land of Blue Burqas, with Kate McCord

    While Kate McCord lived among women in Afghanistan, she learned things about God she never knew while living a comfortable life in the United States. Read or Listen →

  • How the Gospel Can Transform Marriages
    August 18, 2015 In the Land of Blue Burqas, with Kate McCord

    When Kate McCord started getting to know women in Afghanistan, she realized all of them had at one time been beaten by their husbands. Read or Listen →

  • The Power of Forgiveness in Afghanistan
    August 19, 2015 In the Land of Blue Burqas, with Kate McCord

    Kate McCord realized how many women in Afghanistan were deeply hurt by men, but she watched their lives become transformed by forgiveness. Read or Listen →