Gayla McKinney serves as a simulcast specialist for LifeWay. She, her husband Blake, and their three children live in Missouri where Blake serves as the pastor of First Baptist Church Lee's Summit. When Gayla's not busy being a wife and a mother, she spends some of her time connecting with women's ministry leaders in the midwest to tell them about LifeWay simulcasts. Read Gayla's story of how … [Read more...]

The following post is an excerpt from Priscilla Shirer's new Bible study, Gideon: Your Weakness. God's Strength. Gideon's story highlights many elements of God's character. Seeing the Midianites unleashed on the Israelites shows the judgment of God. Raising up a deliverer reveals the mercy of God. The victory of Gideon's 300 over the enemy points to the power of God. But the story … [Read more...]

We're excited today to introduce you to another one of LifeWay's simulcast specialists: Shari Chamblee. Shari, her husband Steve, and their four children live in Tucson, Ariz., where Steve serves as lead pastor of Grace Fellowship. Shari spends countless hours connecting with churches all over the southwest region of the country to tell them about LifeWay's Living Proof Live and Priscilla … [Read more...]

Did you know? There are more slaves in the world today than at any other point in human history, with an estimated 27 million in bondage across the globe. Men, women, and children are being exploited for manual and sexual labor against their will. The average age of trafficking victims is 12 years old, and another person becomes a victim every 30 seconds (Source: thea21campaign.org). In 2012, … [Read more...]

We are so ready and excited about the upcoming release (May 1!) of Priscilla Shirer's new Bible study, Gideon: Your Weakness: God's Strength. Priscilla's ministry, Going Beyond, is doing a six-week countdown to the release of the Bible study over on their blog, and you don't want to miss it. Every Monday leading up to the release, Priscilla will take you on a behind-the-scenes look inside the … [Read more...]

Over the next several months, we thought it would be fun to introduce to you to the six wonderful ladies across the United States (and Canada!) who have spent, and will continue to spend, the next several months connecting with women's ministry leaders to tell them about both the Priscilla Shirer Live and Living Proof Live simulcasts! The first lady we'd like to introduce you to is Wendy … [Read more...]

Update: Congratulations to Joy Moore for winning this prize pack! As a way of saying thank you to everyone who entered this giveaway, today (3/20) and today only, you can register for an individual simulcast for only $10! Use this promo code when you check out: CR00316G We normally run giveaways around here on Fridays (because who doesn't love a Friday?), but we were so excited about this one … [Read more...]

We are so excited to introduce you to Debbie Floyd today. Debbie is the Women's Enrichment Ministry Leader at Grove Avenue Baptist Church in Richmond, Va., and a good friend of the LifeWay Women team.  A life interrupted? I chuckle as I say it because this describes my life pretty well. Yet even I was surprised when God used Jonah’s story to capture my attention, call me to serve in women’s … [Read more...]

I'm an events girl, and, if I'm guessing right, you probably are too.   We girls start young by planning slumber parties and proms and move on to birthday parties and weddings.  When I look back at my life, I realize I’ve been planning events long before it became my profession. I love events!  I thrive on the "to do" lists and timelines.  I live for the tension and drama that come with … [Read more...]

We recently caught up with LifeWay Women author Priscilla Shirer and asked her a few questions about her brand new web show, The Chat with Priscilla! Read more to find out what inspired Priscilla to do the web show, what she believes is the most pressing issue facing women today, and what Priscilla hopes women will take away from The Chat. Q: You wanted to be a news anchor in college and now … [Read more...]