Resources by Topic: Womanhood

Ditch the Baggage

Ditch the Baggage

What do you feel guilty about today? Do you know you don’t have to feel guilty? Mary Kassian will show you how to be free from guilt. Read or Listen →

Are You a Weak Woman?

Are You a Weak Woman?

If a woman embraces biblical teaching, does that mean she can’t be strong? Mary Kassian says "no." God calls women to be, “The right kind of strong." Read or Listen →

Different by Design

Different by Design

Do you ever wish your spouse could just be more like you? Pastor Alistair Begg reminds you that the differences between men and women were designed by God. Read or Listen →

You Have a Creed

You Have a Creed

You are following a creed; everyone is. Even if you don’t think creeds are important, a set of beliefs guide your daily actions. Read or Listen →

Admitting We’re Weak

Admitting We’re Weak

Mary Kassian looks to Scripture to explore seven characteristics of weak women. She’ll show you how to say "no" to foolish behavior and "yes" to godly wisdom. Read or Listen →

Every Thought Captive

Every Thought Captive

The apostle Paul gives a warning to the dangers weak women face. If that phrase “weak women” makes you a little nervous, listen in to Mary Kassian. Read or Listen →

What's in a Name?

What's in a Name?

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth: What's in a name? Shakespeare's Juliet told Romeo that his name didn't really matter to her. Juliet: What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet. Nancy: . . . and that made for a very romantic play. But as we look to God's Word, we see that ...
Mary's Example, Day 2

Mary's Example, Day 2

Dr. Russell Moore says there's a right kind of submission and a wrong one. In our day, many people are submitting to the wrong thing, causing huge problems. Read or Listen →

Mary's Example, Day 1

Mary's Example, Day 1

What can you learn from Mary, the mother of Jesus? Dr. Russell Moore will show you how much Mary's life says to women in the twenty-first century. Read or Listen →

From Woman to Woman

From Woman to Woman

Younger women can feel like older women aren’t available. And older women feel like younger women aren’t interested. Nancy and Mary show you how to connect. Read or Listen →

Working at Home

Working at Home

The apostle Paul encourages women to be “working at home.” Does that mean women shouldn’t work outside the home? What about a career or paycheck? Read or Listen →

A Self-Controlled Life

A Self-Controlled Life

If you choose to accelerate bitter thinking, you can end up with a crash. Nancy will talk with Mary Kassian about keeping thoughts and emotions under control. Read or Listen →

A Heart for Home

A Heart for Home

Do you like your husband? Mary and Nancy ask that question as they explore Titus 2. They'll show you why it’s important not to just tolerate husbands. Read or Listen →

Reverent in Behavior

Reverent in Behavior

Women are told to be reverent. Does that mean they have to speak in hushed tones and never have fun? Nancy and Mary will show you how in practical ways. Read or Listen →

Powerful Connections

Powerful Connections

Women in the Body of Christ need other women to help them grow, learn, and be encouraged. Hear why it’s so important for women to connect with each other. Read or Listen →

Meekness and Trust

Meekness and Trust

What comes to mind when you hear the word “meekness"? If a negative image comes to mind, listen as Nancy describes the beauty of meekness. Read or Listen →

Responding to His Lead

Responding to His Lead

Mary Kassian took ballroom dancing lessons. It was challenging to follow her husband’s lead. Find out how "the dance" can get more beautiful over time. Read or Listen →

Back to the Fifties?

Back to the Fifties?

When Nancy Leigh DeMoss talks about embracing biblical womanhood, does a picture ever spring to mind of a 1950s sitcom housewife like June Cleaver? Read or Listen →

Set-Apart Femininity

Set-Apart Femininity

The airbrushed, digitally enhanced images you see at the checkout counter aren’t real. So where do you find an accurate picture of femininity? Read or Listen →

The Tent Peg

The Tent Peg

In the middle of what you might think are everyday boring tasks, God may have a special appointment for you. Are you ready? Read or Listen →

Whatever it Takes

Whatever it Takes

When someone we love is suffering, we want to step in and stop the pain. But if God is using suffering to draw a lost soul to Himself, we need to let God work. 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 →

Building Your Home

Building Your Home

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 →

An Itch to Dominate

An Itch to Dominate

Today, women are generally not encouraged to be feminine, and men are not encouraged to be masculine. Elisabeth Elliot looks at this on today's program. Read or Listen →

Hope for the Future

Hope for the Future

When a woman announces she’s expecting a child, do you say, "Congratulations!" or, "I’m so sorry for you!" Find out why fewer women are being congratulated. Read or Listen →

True Submission

True Submission

A lot of people just get by when using their computer because they don't really understand how the computer works. The same is true in marriage. Read or Listen →

True Change

True Change

Could you go thirty days without saying anything negative about your spouse? A lot of women have tried. Find out why and what they discovered. Read or Listen →

A Mother's Example

A Mother's Example

According to Carolyn Mahaney, learning to be a godly wife and mother is not just about creating a happy home. There’s actually a bigger purpose. Read or Listen →

Time to Act

Time to Act

Trust in God’s providence does not mean that you always sit back and do nothing and just wait for things to unfold as they will happen. Read or Listen →

What Is a Woman?

What Is a Woman?

What is a woman? What is a man? Those questions seem simple, but we really do need help straightening them out in a time of great confusion. Read or Listen →

Laying Down Our Rights

Laying Down Our Rights

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 →

Equally Important

Equally Important

Does the Bible teach that men are more valuable or more important than women? Nancy addresses that question and what it means for you. Read or Listen →

The Desire to Control

The Desire to Control

Nancy Leigh DeMoss used to view femininity as a barrier to ministry. Hear about the journey she’s been on to embrace womanhood as a gift from God. Read or Listen →

Is Man the Enemy?

Is Man the Enemy?

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 →

Bitterness

Bitterness

Do you ever wish you had a rich relative who could make all your financial problems go away? Nancy reminds us that we have someone infinitely better. Read or Listen →

Returning Home

Returning Home

We are grateful for independence, but when we try to gain independence from God, free to do things our own way, it causes a lot of trouble. Read or Listen →

A Shortcut

A Shortcut

It’s hard enough to suffer consequences for our own wrongdoing, but when we face hardship through no fault of our own, we can easily become discouraged. 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 →

Be Prepared

Be Prepared

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 →

A Virtuous Woman

A Virtuous Woman

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 →

Today's Woman

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth Whether we "build" or "tear down" our homes, we are influencing a far greater sphere than just those who live within the four walls of our house.   Continue Reading

Regaining Womanhood

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth What would happen if a remnant of women were willing to embrace God’s priorities and purpose for their lives and live out the beauty and wonder of womanhood?   Continue Reading

Whatever the Cost

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth Will you say, "Yes, Lord. I am Your servant. Take me, use me, spend me. Fulfill all Your holy, eternal purposes in and through my life"?   Continue Reading

True Woman 1829

I’ve been digging my way through several books written in and about the 1800s, and was surprised to discover that a “true woman” movement isn’t unique to this generation. Continue Reading …

Own It!

Nancy shares how the Lord’s really challenged her to become more of a true woman of God as she’s grappled with the statements in the True Woman Manifesto. Continue Reading …

Sexting

Until we present our young women with a new and beautiful vision of womanhood–a biblical vision–they will continue to pursue the modern sexualized ideal. Continue Reading …

Don't Be a Wimp: Kicking the Habits That ...

The apostle Paul gives a warning to the danger facing weak-willed women. Mary Kassian looks to Scripture to explore seven characteristics of weak women. She'll show you how to say "no" to foolish behavior and "yes" to godly wisdom and strength.

Mary Kassian The apostle Paul gives a warning to the danger facing weak-willed women. Mary Kassian looks to Scripture to explore seven characteristics of weak women. Continue Reading 

Sending Out an S.O.S.

When women refuse to embrace godly femininity, it will discourage men from being men. When a nation confuses roles in this way, huge consequences will follow. Mary Kassian shows how an understanding of biblical roles affects families, economics, churches, and every part of society.

Mary Kassian When women refuse to embrace godly femininity, it discourages men from being men. When a nation confuses roles in this way, huge consequences will follow. Continue Reading 

True Womanhood for Newbies

Are you new to the True Woman Movement? Want to know why it exists and what it's all about? Then this session is for you! Mary will throw away cookie-cutter notions of what true womanhood looks like. She'll cover the basics of God's good, wise, and wonderful design; explore how popular culture actively resists it; and talk about why it's ...

Mary Kassian Are you new to the True Woman Movement? Want to know why it exists and what it's all about? Then this session is for you! . Continue Reading 

What Is a True Woman?

You have a huge influence on the world around you. You don't have to be involved in politics, economics or culture to effect the world. Nancy Leigh DeMoss says, when you embrace Biblical truth and act on it, it will impact the world around you in surprising ways.

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth You have a huge influence on the world around you. When you embrace Biblical truth and act on it, it will impact the world around you in surprising ways. Continue Reading 

A True Woman Chooses Wisdom

Would you be most accurately described as a wild woman or as a wise woman? Mary Kassian takes you to Proverbs chapter 7 to contrast wildness and wisdom. Learn how to display godly wisdom in a world gone wild.

Mary Kassian Would you be most accurately described as a wild woman or as a wise woman? Learn how to display godly wisdom in a world gone wild. Continue Reading 

A True Woman Joins the Battle

Does fear hold you back from all God wants to do through you? Nancy Leigh DeMoss understands the fear that tempts women away from God's calling on their lives. She'll open the Bible and show you the example of Deborah, a mother of Israel used by God to save a nation. This example will encourage you to bravely be God's ...

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth Does fear hold you back from all God wants to do through you? The example of Deborah will encourage you to bravely be God's true woman in our day. Continue Reading 

What Is a True Woman?

You have a huge influence on the world around you. You don't have to be involved in politics, economics or culture to effect the world. Nancy Leigh DeMoss says, when you embrace Biblical truth and act on it, it will impact the world around you in surprising ways.

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth You have a huge influence on the world around you. When you embrace Biblical truth and act on it, it will impact the world around you in surprising ways. Continue Reading 

The Genesis of Gender

What makes men tick? What makes women tick? If we want to figure it out, we need to look back to creation and have a look at God's original design. Mary Kassian will identify gender distinctives evident in the creation story. It will help you understand the differences between the sexes, why these differences exist, and how to navigate your ...

Mary Kassian What makes men tick? What makes women tick? If we want to figure it out, we need to look back to creation and have a look at God's original design. Continue Reading 

A True Woman Joins the Battle

Does fear hold you back from all God wants to do through you? Nancy Leigh DeMoss understands the fear that tempts women away from God's calling on their lives. She'll open the Bible and show you the example of Deborah, a mother of Israel used by God to save a nation. This example will encourage you to bravely be God's ...

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth Does fear hold you back from all God wants to do through you? The example of Deborah will encourage you to bravely be God's true woman in our day. Continue Reading 

Living Out the True Woman Message

What does it look like to live out the True Woman message day by day? Get wise counsel on how to implement God's truth in your home, activities, and relationships. Bob Lepine interviews a panel of speakers and workshop leaders from the True Woman Conference.

Holly Elliff Dannah Gresh Rosalyn Hickman Mary Kassian Bob Lepine Carolyn McCulley Lindsey Wagstaffe What does it look like to live out the True Woman message day by day? Get wise counsel on implementing God's truth in your home, activities, and relationships. Continue Reading 

Living Out the True Woman Message

What does it look like to live out the True Woman message day by day? Get wise counsel on how to implement God's truth in your home, activities, and relationships. Bob Lepine interviews a panel of speakers and workshop leaders from the True Woman Conference.

Holly Elliff Bob Lepine Karen Loritts Carolyn McCulley Janet Parshall What does it look like to live out the True Woman message day by day? Get wise counsel on implementing God's truth in your home, activities, and relationships. Continue Reading 

What Is a True Woman?

You have a huge influence on the world around you. You don't have to be involved in politics, economics, or culture to effect the world. Nancy Leigh DeMoss says, when you embrace biblical truth and act on it, it will impact the world around you in surprising ways.

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth You don't have to be involved in politics, economics, or culture to effect the world. When you act on biblical truth, it will impact the world around you. Continue Reading 

The Ultimate Meaning of True Womanhood

Pastor John Piper opens the True Woman conference speaking on what it is to be a True Woman from the perspective of the Bible.

John Piper Pastor John Piper opens the True Woman conference speaking on what it is to be a True Woman from the perspective of the Bible. Continue Reading 

Panel Discussion

Reflecting true womanhood can be very challenging, even for those who publicly speak about it. Mary Kassian, Karen Loritts, Carolyn McCulley, and Barbara Rainey describe the challenges of living out true womanhood. They also explain why we need each other to help us overcome these challenges.

Holly Elliff Mary Kassian Bob Lepine Karen Loritts Carolyn McCulley Barbara Rainey Reflecting true womanhood can be very challenging, even for those who publicly speak about it. The panel explains why we need each other to overcome challenges. Continue Reading 

The ABCs of True Womanhood

In this workshop, we'll be reviewing the basics: What is true womanhood? Why does it matter? And how should you respond? Determining the answers to these questions will impact the way you live and the success of your relationships. It may be one of the most important things you'll ever do. This is a great primer for first-timers to a ...

Mary Kassian What is true womanhood? Why does it matter? And how should you respond? Determining the answers to these questions will impact the way you live. Continue Reading 

Girls Gone Wise

Girls have gone wild! And it's a phenomenon that goes far beyond the college-aged ones who expose themselves on camera for the sake of a dare and a T-shirt. The Bible challenges us to evaluate direction. It paints a portrait of two prototypical women—one who's wild and one who's wise. The saucy, seductive Wild Thing is the type that society ...

Mary Kassian Wild or wise. Do you know the difference? Join Mary as she uses a story in Proverbs to outline the points of contrast between these two types of women. Continue Reading 

The Genesis of Gender

What makes men tick? What makes women tick? If we want to figure it out, we need to look back to creation and have a look at God's original design. Mary Kassian will identify gender distinctives evident in the creation story. It will help you understand the differences between the sexes, why these differences exist, and how to navigate your ...

Mary Kassian What makes men tick? What makes women tick? If we want to figure it out, we need to look back to creation and have a look at God's original design. Continue Reading 

Girls Gone Wild

Included are 21 biblical traits and corresponding set of questions that evaluate whether our personal behavior and ideas are in line with what God deems beautiful or more in line with what He deems beastly.

Mary Kassian 21 biblical traits and corresponding set of questions that evaluate whether our personal behavior and ideas are in line with what God deems beautiful. Continue Reading 

Radical Womanhood

Carolyn explains her personal journey from feminism to faith and offers practical encouragement to women making the same journey. This workshop will equip you to understand how to graciously and effectively apply the Gospel to the prevailing worldview in our culture.

Carolyn McCulley Carolyn explains her personal journey from feminism to faith and offers practical encouragement to women making the same journey. Continue Reading 

True Woman Manifesto (Manifesto Video)

The True Woman Manifesto was developed to be a concise statement of core aspects of what it means to be a true woman of God. With principles drawn from the Word of God, it’s a lens, a way of looking at some of the foundational aspects of what it means to live as a Christian woman. (For more information to ...

Revive Our Hearts The True Woman Manifesto was developed to be a concise statement of core aspects of what it means to be a true woman of God. Continue Reading 

Message 1: A Woman Adorned and Adorning

“There shouldn’t be any such thing as a lone ranger Christian . . . or a lonely Christian.” Listen in as Nancy casts a vision for living out the beauty of the gospel together—with spiritual mothers, daughters, and sisters. But mostly, with Jesus. Because it’s His grace that trains us for godliness!

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth Listen in as Nancy casts a vision for living out the beauty of the gospel together—with spiritual mothers, daughters, and sisters. Continue Reading 

Message 10: The Truth About Emotions

Emotions. Are they good? bad? reliable? Can we ever hope to control them? Dannah Gresh will tackle these others questions about our often-unruly emotions.

Dannah Gresh Emotions. Are they good? bad? reliable? Can we ever hope to control them? Dannah Gresh will tackle these others questions about our often-unruly emotions. Continue Reading