We are so excited to announce the creation of a social media launch team for Beth Moore's next Bible study, Children of the Day! In this study (releasing May 1) Beth will lead women on a journey to explore the books of 1 and 2 Thessalonians. We'd love your help in getting the word out about this Bible study through your social media channels (like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, blogs, … [Read more...]

It’s yours for free! Simply right-click on the art and save it to your computer. Then, make it your Facebook cover photo, pin it to Pinterest, or post it to Instagram! Today’s free art features a quote from Priscilla Shirer's Bible study, Gideon. Click here for a free sample! Facebook Art Pinterest or Instagram Art … [Read more...]

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...]

It’s yours for free! Simply right-click on the art and save it to your computer. Then, make it your Facebook cover photo, pin it to Pinterest, or post it to Instagram! Today’s free art features a quote from Lisa Harper's Hebrews Bible study. Click here for a free sample! Facebook Art Pinterest or Instagram Art … [Read more...]

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...]

Here are a few short video clips from Lisa Harper's new Bible study, Hebrews: The Nearness of King Jesus. For a sample of the study, click here. Jesus is Our Firm Anchor http://youtu.be/DStlWi5bT7Q Jesus Wants Your Brokenness http://youtu.be/iic1U_-yDew The Danger of Passivity http://youtu.be/eIZ211vRQY8 A Conversation with Lisa Harper about Hebrews http://youtu.be/QRkT-AjSsUk Hebrews … [Read more...]

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...]

When we were growing up, my sweet mama was emphatic about making sure her brood ate healthy food. She used olive oil long before it was considered cool; she asked the butcher for the leanest cuts of meat; she refused to stock our pantry with chips, cookies, or Cokes like the rest of my friends' moms did; and she tried to instill in us the belief that fast food is from the Devil (an idea that … [Read more...]

It’s yours for free! Simply right-click on the art and save it to your computer. Then, make it your Facebook cover photo, pin it to Pinterest or share it on Instagram! Today’s free art features a quote from Beth Moore’s popular book, So Long, Insecurity.  Facebook Art Pinterest and Instagram Art … [Read more...]

LifeWay Women: Lisa, what inspired you to write the Hebrews: The Nearness of King Jesus study? Lisa: In my experience, many modern day believers spend the bulk of their Bible study time hanging out in the New Testament. Of course I can understand why. I’d rather marinate in the Jesus-filled narrative of the Gospels than ponder the nasty wound-care procedures in Leviticus, too! However, when we … [Read more...]