Resources by Topic: Motherhood

Everybody Needs Me!

Everybody Needs Me!

Every woman knows what it’s like to be pulled in a thousand directions by everyone with a need. Get advice on how to meet those needs, and keep God a priority. Read or Listen →

Hope for Imperfect Moms

Hope for Imperfect Moms

Moms can feel guilty for so many things. The solution isn’t to work harder and become a more perfect mom. And it’s not to give up and abandon your home. The sol Read or Listen →

Daughters and Emotions

Daughters and Emotions

Every parent of daughters is going to go through some emotional ups and downs. Dannah and Nancy will show you how to walk with your daughter through them. Read or Listen →

A Legacy of Dedication

A Legacy of Dedication

At some point, all parents need to hand control of their children over to God. But that doesn’t mean they don’t continue loving and training them. Read or Listen →

Pitchin’ a Fit, Day 1

Pitchin’ a Fit, Day 1

Angry. Tense. Stressed out. Does that describe your parenting? Discover how God can help you set new direction in your parenting. Learn to parent out of love. Read or Listen →

Crazy Busy, Day 4

Crazy Busy, Day 4

You’re always teaching your kids—through your words and your example. Find out why living out an authentic faith makes a difference to the next generation. Read or Listen →

Making Tough Choices

Making Tough Choices

Janet Lynn was a world-class athlete with opportunities to compete all over the world. Then she was faced with a choice that many young moms have to make. Read or Listen →

Equipped for Battle

Equipped for Battle

As a parent, when you act with courage, your children are watching. Learn how to lean on the Lord for His courage and affect the next generation for God. Read or Listen →

A White-Hot Core

A White-Hot Core

Parents have a unique role in helping their kids recognize and develop those gifts. You’re preparing to launch kids who will affect the world for the gospel. Read or Listen →

I Wish I Had Known

I Wish I Had Known

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 →

The Seeds of Faith

The Seeds of Faith

When parents teach God’s Word to their kids, it can feel like the material is going in one ear and out the other. But it may pay off more than you realize. Read or Listen →

One Mom's Idea

One Mom's Idea

Walk through any store and you’ll get a picture of the low opinion our culture has about purity. Learn how to raise daughters with a heart for purity. Read or Listen →

A Heart for Purity

A Heart for Purity

Women are afraid that past sin disqualifies them from teaching purity to their children. But it doesn't. Invest in the next generation, no matter your past. Read or Listen →

Guard Your Heart

Guard Your Heart

The things you display on the outside—your words and actions—reflect what’s on the inside. Join Nancy and learn how to guard your heart. Read or Listen →

Trust and Obey

Trust and Obey

Sovereignty. It sounds like a big, complicated word. But our approach to God’s sovereignty influences the way we approach situations every single day. Read or Listen →

Buy Some Stamps

Buy Some Stamps

In a world of email, instant messaging, and phone texts, how can you deliver a message that will really cut through the clutter? Read or Listen →

Giving to God First

Giving to God First

Mark DeMoss says the best time to read the Bible and pray is early in the morning. He says waiting until later in the day leaves room for more distractions. Read or Listen →

Number Your Days

Number Your Days

When Mark DeMoss was a young man, he observed people in the last stages of life. Most of those people had the exact same regrets. Find out why, today. Read or Listen →

More Than a List

More Than a List

Don't start with a list. Start with the principles of God's Word. Teach your children, beginning at the earliest ages, what God thinks when it comes to modesty. Read or Listen →

The Baton of Faith

The Baton of Faith

Great books and literature are about much more than recreation and casual entertainment; they also play an important role in passing the baton of faith. Read or Listen →

Grace to Grow Up

Grace to Grow Up

When you first left home, you still had some growing up to do. So will your kids when they leave home. How do you offer help and guidance? Read or Listen →

Dedication

Dedication

If a friend lent you a priceless treasure, you would treat it carefully. Our children are treasures on loan from God. Are you taking good care of them. Read or Listen →

A Legacy of Dedication

A Legacy of Dedication

At some point, all parents need to hand control of their children over to God. But that doesn’t mean they don’t continue loving and training them. Read or Listen →

Real-World Families

Real-World Families

Clothing. Music. TV. It seems like parents and children have been disagreeing about these topics for generations. Learn how to tackle subjects like these. Read or Listen →

Your Child's Heart

Your Child's Heart

Your kids probably know the list of rules they have to follow in your home, but do they understand the deeper moral issues behind those rules. Read or Listen →

A Godly Legacy

A Godly Legacy

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 →

Financial Choices

Financial Choices

Can you afford to stay home and raise your children? Nancy DeMoss and Jill Savage talk about the hard decisions that families have to make. Read or Listen →

Meal Magic

Has your home become little more than a place for everyone to shower and sleep? Jani encourages us to rediscover the rewards of daily connecting as a family. Continue Reading …

Vampire Craze

I can't help but wonder if fascination with the dark, dangerous, bad boys featured in Twilight and vampire shows is fitting for girls who love Jesus. Continue Reading …

Guilt, Grace, and Guidance—Three Keys to Help Your ...

Many young women have asked Ray and Jani how they raised their four children to love and serve Jesus. Jani has been thinking about how best to help young moms connect their kids with Christ. Come learn how best to study your child, understanding his or her individual bent.

Jani Ortlund Jani has been thinking about how to help young moms connect their kids to Christ. Learn how best to study your child, understanding his or her individual bent. Continue Reading 

The World-Changing Impact of a Christ-Centered Home

What would happen in this nation and worldwide if every Christian family began to live out God's purposes for their home? Join Bill and Holly Elliff as they challenge us with biblical truth and steps of practical wisdom to pursue God's incredible agenda for our homes.

Bill Elliff Holly Elliff What would happen in this nation and worldwide if every Christian family began to live out God's purposes for their home? Continue Reading 

What Children Need to Become Pure, Holy Adults: ...

Dannah will share practical advice that any mom can use to guide her children to become wise and godly, through the transforming power of the gospel and the Spirit of God. Moms will leave with prayer guides to focus their conversations with God in six strategic areas as they believe God to give their children pure hearts.

Dannah Gresh Dannah will share practical advice that any mom can use to guide her children to become wise and godly, through the gospel and the Spirit of God. Continue Reading 

Embracing God's Perspective on Motherhood

Do you ever wonder if being a mom is worth the effort? Come to this session and discover God's "big picture" perspective on this question. Learn how Scripture reveals that His answer is a profound YES!

Holly Elliff Do you ever wonder if being a mom is worth the effort? Come to this session and discover God's "big picture" perspective on this question. Continue Reading 

A Battle Plan for Moral Purity

It's hard raising children in a culture that promotes messages that are so contrary to God's way of thinking. So, how do we as moms, grandmothers, and mentors sow seeds of purity into young hearts? Discover biblical truths and practical tools, and hear inspiring testimonies that will equip you to proactively lead your child (ages 0-13) toward a future of ...

Susan Henson Discover biblical truths and practical tools that will equip you to proactively lead your child toward a future of courageous faith and purity. Continue Reading 

A Battle Plan for Moral Purity

It's hard raising children in a culture that promotes messages that are so contrary to God's way of thinking. So, how do we as moms, grandmothers, and mentors sow seeds of purity into young hearts? Discover biblical truths and practical tools, and hear inspiring testimonies that will equip you to proactively lead your child (ages 0-13) toward a future of ...

Susan Henson Discover biblical truths and practical tools that will equip you to proactively lead your child toward a future of courageous faith and purity. Continue Reading 

Embracing God's Perspective on Motherhood

Do you ever wonder if being a mom is worth the effort? Come to this session and discover God's "big picture" perspective on this question. Learn how Scripture reveals that His answer is a profound YES!

Holly Elliff Do you ever wonder if being a mom is worth the effort? Come to this session and discover God's "big picture" perspective on this question. Continue Reading 

Embracing God's Perspective on Motherhood

Do you ever wonder if being a mom is worth the effort? Come to this session and discover God's "big picture" perspective on this question. Learn how Scripture reveals that His answer is a profound YES!

Holly Elliff Do you ever wonder if being a mom is worth the effort? Come to this session and discover God's "big picture" perspective on this question. Continue Reading 

A Battle Plan for Moral Purity

It's hard raising children in a culture that promotes messages that are so contrary to God's way of thinking. So, how do we as moms, grandmothers, and mentors sow seeds of purity into young hearts? Discover biblical truths and practical tools, and hear inspiring testimonies that will equip you to proactively lead your child (ages 0-13) toward a future of ...

Susan Henson Discover biblical truths and practical tools that will equip you to proactively lead your child toward a future of courageous faith and purity. Continue Reading 

Turning the Tide

Discover what could happen if you began to view the call to mothering through the lens of God's perspective. Is it possible to be part of turning the tide of current culture and glorifying God in the process?

Holly Elliff Discover what could happen if you began to view the call to mothering through the lens of God's perspective. Continue Reading 

Planting Seeds of Purity

Discover biblical truths and practical tools and hear inspiring testimonies that will equip you to proactively lead your child (ages 0-13) toward a future of courageous faith and purity.

Susan Henson Discover biblical truths and practical tools that will equip you to proactively lead your child (ages 0-13) toward a future of courageous faith and purity. Continue Reading 

Holly’s Life . . . Eight Kids Later ...

If you'd asked 20-year-old Holly Elliff what she was going to do with her life, her answer would've been quite different than the way her life actually turned out. Catch a glimpse of Holly's life; you'll be inspired to believe right things about God, and to leave a legacy for others.

Holly Elliff If you'd asked 20 YO Holly Elliff what she was going to do with her life, her answer would've been quite different than the way her life actually turned out. Continue Reading 

Holly’s Life . . . Eight Kids Later ...

If you'd asked 20-year-old Holly Elliff what she was going to do with her life, her answer would've been quite different than the way her life actually turned out. Catch a glimpse of Holly's life; you'll be inspired to believe right things about God, and to leave a legacy for others.

Holly Elliff If you'd asked 20-year-old Holly what she was going to do with her life, her answer would've been quite different than the way her life actually turned out. Continue Reading 

Holly’s Life . . . Eight Kids Later ...

If you'd asked 20-year-old Holly Elliff what she was going to do with her life, her answer would've been quite different than the way her life actually turned out. Catch a glimpse of Holly's life; you'll be inspired to believe right things about God, and to leave a legacy for others.

Holly Elliff If you'd asked 20 YO Holly Elliff what she was going to do with her life, her answer would've been quite different than the way her life actually turned out. Continue Reading 

Message 13: Life-Givers in Training

Do you view children as a burden or a blessing? Robyn shows from Psalm 127 that children are delightful gifts from God—as well as valuable assets. Be inspired by this mom of ten to enjoy children as God does, and to know that your investment in them is worth every minute.

Robyn McKelvy This mom of ten offers an inspiring message from Psalm 127 reminding us that children are valuable assets and delightful gifts from God. Continue Reading 

Message 8: The Truth About Children

It’s easy to assume raising children is all about you as a parent. But Robyn McKelvy suggests that God has a plan for parents and children that goes beyond you and your immediate family.

Robyn McKelvy It’s easy to assume raising children is all about you as a parent. Robyn McKelvy suggests that God has a plan for parents and children that goes beyond you. Continue Reading