#AllAccessSpringCleaning Giveaway Day 22

Update: Congratulations to our winners - Lynne, Debbie, Monica, Nicki, Stephanie, and Dawn! It's here. The last day of #AllAccessSpringCleaning giveaways. But don't worry! There will always be more giveaways on the All Access blog! In fact, we give something away every week. It's true! Want to stay comprised on all of our future giveaways, plus immediately know about any other fun, … [Read more...]

#AllAccessSpringCleaning Giveaway Day 15

Update: Congratulations to our winners for this giveaway - Judy, Denise, Kim, Amanda, and Lauren! Ladies, we just have to tell you: we're loving your response to this month of giveaways! We've been so encouraged by your excitement about the resources, and we're so happy that all of these books and studies are being put to such great use by all of you beautiful women. Today we're giving … [Read more...]

We Love Wednesday

Here are links to some things we're loving this week! These State Shape Cutting Boards are a great gift—we love them for Mother's Day. Meet the Women Apologists. We love that these women are in the middle of the conversation about what we believe and why. And we loved seeing one of our LifeWay Women authors, Mary Jo Sharp! We're big fans of Lauren Daigle in the office and so we're loving … [Read more...]

Our Authors’ Favorite Christmas Recipes

'Tis the season for baking and feasting! We asked a few of our authors to share their favorite holiday recipes. We had so many delicious recipes sent in that we're making this a two-part post! Check out Part 2 for recipes by Angie Smith, Margaret Feinberg, and Rebekah Lyons.  (Roughly) My Nanny's Cornbread Dressing from Beth Moore I say roughly, Sisters, because none of the women in my … [Read more...]

Free Friday – LifeWay Women Devotions Volume 2

  Update: Congrats to our winners: Beckey Wolfe, Rebecca Mitchell, Beth Hahn, LaShay Blansett, and Lindsay Hall!  Happy Friday! Today we're giving away some copies of our latest devotions CD. Leave your name in the comments for a chance to win! This 2-disc LifeWay Women's Devotional Audio CD set includes 12 devotional segments from LifeWay Women authors' original studies and … [Read more...]

Free Friday: Resilient Faith

For so many Christians in the American culture, faith is an easy thing. They go to church, they read the Bible, and they love Jesus. But what happens when their comfortable world is turned upside down? For too many people, their faith is shaken. Faith in Christ can-and should-be constant, because Christ, the One in whom we place our faith, is constant. We all face-or will face-difficult … [Read more...]

Finding Joy in a Life That’s Set Apart

You’re in a crowded room and suddenly everyone turns to look at you. Under the weight of those stares, your heart starts racing. Maybe a bead of sweat breaks out on your brow, and you take a half step back, looking for a way to hide within the wallpaper. If you’ve ever felt that way, you’re not alone. Most Americans—61 percent—would rather blend into the crowd than stand out. This tendency is … [Read more...]

Apologetics Made Simple with Mary Jo Sharp

This is the second part in a two-part series from Mary Jo. To read the first part about her faith journey from atheism to belief in Jesus, click here. Several years ago a friend asked me the question, "Why would a woman want to go to a session on apologetics?" Her question hit me like a load of bricks. I was so excited about finding answers to my doubts that I had never considered that there was … [Read more...]

A Former Atheist on Faith

A former atheist from the Pacific Northwest who thought religion was for the weak-minded, Mary Jo is now a Christian author and apologist. She holds a Masters in Christian Apologetics from Biola University and is the first woman to become a Certified Apologetics Instructor through the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. I grew up in the beautiful Portland, Oregon … [Read more...]

5 Bible Studies to Start the New Year Right

Looking for the next Bible study for your women's group? Here are five of the newest Bible studies from LifeWay Women authors like Beth Moore, Angela Thomas, Vicki Courtney and more: #1 Kick off 2014 with a comprehensive study of the book of Hebrews. In Hebrews: The Nearness of King Jesus, Lisa Harper teaches women what Jesus meant to the Hebrew people in that time period as well as what He … [Read more...]