In this episode, you'll hear a powerful conversation between Megan Holmes Edmonds Ann Swindell about how to have God's peace. Be encouraged and equipped today as I talk with Ann about • How to EXPERIENCE God's peace in our daily life • How to RESPOND to challenges with faith rather than fear • How to FIND HOPE in God's goodness and faithfulness toward us Ann Swindell has been feature in Proverbs 31 Ministries, The Gospel Coalition, Desiring God, Today's Christian Woman, (In)Courage and more. Episodes mentioned Ep. 28 How to Find Rest Through Prayer In a Time of Anxiety with Asheritah Ciuciu https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ep-28-how-to-find-rest-through-prayer-in-a-time/id1535514405?i=1000549889027 Ep. 41 A Christian Convo on Mental Health with Marisa Barbarise https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ep-41-a-christian-convo-on-mental-health-with/id1535514405?i=1000558248404 Links Mentioned Ann's Website: www.annswindell.com Ann's Instagram: www.instagram.com/annswindell Ann's The Path to Peace book: https://rstyle.me/+BH17DQ4ekaamuzdyYKIm0w Ann's Writing with Grace: www.writingwithgrace.com Sponsors Anchor: anchor.fm Faithful: Get 10% off the first month with the code 'shelivespurposefully' through this link faithfulcounseling.com/shelivespurposefully
To ignore, minimize, or repudiate the differences between men and women is to reject our creational design. In this episode, Kevin reads from an article written for Desiring God, reasoning why we should be careful not to banish patriarchy to the ash heap of history too quickly.
Today we're tackling the topic of sex and sexuality with Rachel Gilson. Rachel lives in the Boston metro area, working for Cru on the leadership team for theological development and culture. She has a Master of Divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. She's the author of Born Again This Way: Coming Out, Coming to Faith, and What Comes Next, and her writing has been featured in Christianity Today, The Gospel Coalition, and Desiring God, among other places. We know the nature of today's topic is heavy. If you have questions or you need to process after listening, please take time to send a text to a friend in your local church. We are praying the Lord will use this conversation to cause you to move towards his Word, to cry out to him in prayer, and to walk in confession with women in your local church body. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS What is God's purpose and design for sexuality? In the midst of your sin and your failings, how does it encourage you to remember what God's heart and posture is toward you? Do you struggle to believe that Jesus is better than the sin you are drawn toward? What verses might help you to remember Christ's worth and goodness? Consider memorizing these. Is there an area that Rachel mentioned—prayer, gentleness, truth, grace, Bible study—that you want to grow in? Who could you reach out to to help you with this? What might you do or implement based on what you learned in this week's episode? SPONSORS SEBTS offers flexible degree options that empower you to study the Bible deeply and teach God's Word. Through its diverse selection of certificate programs, master's degrees, and advanced degrees, Southeastern equips women to serve the Church and fulfill the Great Commission. To find out more visit SEBTS.edu. Dwell is an audio Bible app with unique features to help you get in the Word and stay in the Word. Dwell allows you to fully tailor the Bible reading experience with customizable themes, styles, fonts, music, and reading voices. Go to dwellapp.io/journeywomen to get 10% off a yearly subscription or 30% off Dwell for life. Kaleidoscope Kids Bibles offer retellings of every book of the Bible at an elementary reading level in beautifully-designed, single-volume chapter books. Check them out today at readkaleidoscope.com and grab their newest release: Bright Star: The Story of Esther, written by Holly Mackle. Take 10% off your order with the code JOURNEYWOMEN. FOR MORE Subscribe: iTunes | Android Follow Us: Instagram | Facebook Support the podcast by writing a review Interviews do not imply Journeywomen's endorsement of all writings and positions of the interviewee or any other resources mentioned. Affiliate links used are used where appropriate. Thank you for supporting the products that support Journeywomen!