Crucifixion was the most shameful, vile way to die and was unparalleled for brutality and humiliation. In the garden of Eden, God poured out His love by creating humankind. In the garden of Gethsemane, Jesus the Christ sweat drops of blood in agony as He anticipated His crucifixion. Up a hill called Golgotha our Lord’s feet stumbled as He carried His own cross. While they tortured and … [Read more...]

When we think about Maundy Thursday—that last night of Jesus with His disciples before His crucifixion—we think of this passage from Jesus the One and Only by Beth Moore. We've put an excerpt of the study here for you as you reflect on Jesus' crucifixion and resurrection this Easter weekend.  Capture this meal with your imagination. I think we’ve inaccurately pictured the last meal as moments … [Read more...]

Here are links to some things we're loving this week! We love this picture of grace by Tullian Tchividjian: Punk'd By Grace. It seems especially fitting to reflect on grace this week. Have you heard of Noonday Collection? We love them. They make jewelry for a great cause and you can often see Noonday pieces on us in the office! This article on Growing a Healthy Women's Ministry is so … [Read more...]

Update: Congratulations to our winner, Debbie Peters! We’re so excited to announce the launch of Angie Smith’s first Bible study, Seamless! In honor of this momentous occasion, we are going to give away 1 very special Seamless VIP Kit! The VIP kits are put together by Angie and our team, and include some of her favorite things for spending quiet time with the Lord. This one … [Read more...]

We are so excited to introduce you to the first Bible study by Angie Smith. Many of you know Angie through her trade books, her speaking, and her blog and we are thrilled to partner with her to bring you Seamless: Understanding the Bible as One Complete Story. In seven sessions, Seamless covers the people, places, and promises of the Bible, tying them together into the greater story of … [Read more...]

Update: Congratulations to our winners, Kristen Mackey, Denise Edenfield, and Wendy Rodriguez!  Hey, it's Friday! We want to give you something for making it through another week and with the Family of Jesus Online Bible Study starting in a couple of weeks, we thought we'd give away some member books! Karen Kingsbury uniquely brings Jesus' family alive through Scripture and storytelling. … [Read more...]

Because it’s the 20th Anniversary of LifeWay Women’s partnership with Beth Moore, we thought it would be a great opportunity to ask her some questions. And we’d love to share her answers with you! This is part two of a three-part series. Click here to see Part 1 and Part 2.   You've done Living Proof Live for 17 years. What keeps you motivated to keep going? In God’s unfathomable … [Read more...]

 Beginning April 9 and each Thursday for seven weeks, we will meet here to discuss the Bible study, Family of Jesus, by Karen Kingsbury. Karen will lead us in our study through short video segments each week. We hope you'll join us! Have you ever wondered what it would have been like to grow up in Jesus' home? In His community? What were His siblings and family members like? What traditions did … [Read more...]

Here are a few things we're loving this week! We love this by Eric Geiger: 4 Reasons to Believe in Young Leaders. We love to travel and this blog post tells you How to Book the Cheapest Flight Possible to Anywhere. Larissa tried this out and it works! As Heather said, we could not love this song more: We love our sisters and this group of sisters has taken forty portraits in forty … [Read more...]

  “…the waters that were gathered together he called Seas. And God saw that it was good.” (Genesis 1:10) “And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters.” (Genesis 1:2b) Atlantic City, New Jersey is well known for its casinos to be sure. But did you know that it is also the home of the Miss America Pageant and has been since 1921? The city is also the home of the world … [Read more...]