Wifely Submission Can Be A Joy

Isn’t it a bit scandalous in this day and culture to say that? Submission is a joy. It’s not a yoke, it’s not an act that makes me feel subservient, …

8 Ways To Love the Immigrant or Refugee Living Next to You

For about 3 years while Bobby attended seminary in Fort Worth, Texas, we partnered up with a handful of peers to live among refugees in our city. At that time, …

When the Mundane Prepares for Ministry after Hurricanes

Today I want to encourage you with a look into the life of Abbie Oehrig Sawyer, wife of Luke Sawyer. Their family has been working in the Dominican Republic via …

5 Types of Female Friends Every Christian Woman Should Have

I doubt I’m the first person to exhort you to this, but I do want to put this out there as a reminder for you and for myself: All of …

Seeking Out Vulnerable Relationships in Cold Churches

“I feel alone at church.” “There aren’t other women at church who understand what I’m going through.” “We’ve invited every single family at our church to our home, but they …

Why I Share My Sexual Sin So Publicly

Last week my husband sat me down to shower me with words of encouragement. He decided to do this to focus on loving me and speaking grace into my life. …

Sowing Grace and Truth with College Students: Meet Professor Charity Yost Reed

I’m sure we’ve all heard a story like this, “Johnny was raised in a Christian home, went to church every Sunday, got baptized when he was 10, was an active …

The Purpose of Marriage is NOT to meet All of Your Personal Needs

When we take a look at God’s design for marriage in Genesis and in Ephesians, we find a picture that is very different from what culture teaches about marriage. Everything …

Could You Have Godly Love for Strippers? Forever Loved SC Does

In May of 2016, Morgan D’Avanzo began to hear the Lord speaking to her, telling her to start a strip club ministry. She remembered thinking, “That’s an interesting calling,” and …

Labor, Love, Jesus, and Doulas: Meet Cate Wiggins

During my first labor, with the oversight of the on-call doctor, my husband preciously delivered my daughter. Our hearts burst in this sweet moment. We were devastated when we made …

How Believers Can Stand Next to People of Color After Charlottesville

I believe the events at Charlottesville is a modern American tragedy. As believers, this should not have happened for us to all wake up and finally agree, “Ok, white supremacy …

Are You An Awesome Accountability Partner? Here’s How You Can Be

Maybe this is a uniquely Millennial situation, but I remember that everyone and their duck got accountability partners in college. If someone was struck down suddenly by a sin struggle, …

My Husband Committed Adultery and I Forgave Him, But I Still Doubt (Bobby Answers)

Last week after my husband and I shared about my unfaithfulness in marriage, we began to receive hundreds of messages and comments from readers. They found my page or commented …

Failing at Meaningful Relationships

Just this past month, my husband, Bobby, our children, and I took a trip back to the US to visit both family and friends. We decided we would cut down …