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Protecting Women in the Church

March 23, 2021

Equipped with Chris Brooks

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Recent events have caused many women to wonder if their church or ministry is a safe place to work and worship. Are they safe from abuse? What if they become a victim? Will their voices be heard?  Rachael Denhollander is an author, attorney, and advocate for abuse survivors.  She joins Chris and takes your questions about how we... March 23, 2021

Women Thriving in the Church

May 28, 2021

Equipped with Chris Brooks

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Most women who follow Christ long for meaningful relationships with others and a place to serve and grow.  What does it look like for women to fully engage in Christianity in the context of a local church?  Pastor’s wife Keri Folmar joins Chris Brooks to help women understand and experience the love of God in and through a... May 28, 2021

Accountability in the Church

November 28, 2018

Church discipline begins with individuals who hold one another accountable and seek reconciliation (Matt. 18:15). If you need to talk to someone, first ask the Spirit to examine your heart and confess any sin. Then seek out the other person in a spirit of humility and reconciliation, praying that God will work to bring about repentance and...

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Question and Answer

September 1, 2005

1 Corinthians 14:34-35 troubles me. I cannot see how women can be silent and still be part of the church. Please resolve a debate in our church. Question and Answer In the year 2005, this is still one of the most controversial passages in the New Testament. Believe me, nothing I can say about it will settle the dispute in your church. But...

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Order in the Church

May 20, 2016

Order in the Church Based on this passage, some Christian denominations require head coverings for women. The Plymouth Brethren, for example, hold that women show respect for God and male leadership when they cover their heads with scarves, shawls, or hats during the worship service. Others see this as a specific historical-cultural practice...

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Hypocrites in the Church

November 11, 2018

Hypocrisy is easy to spot in others, but we often miss it in ourselves. Pray that the Lord would reveal any hypocrisy in your life. You can use the words of Psalm 139:23–24: “Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.”

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Rock Star Women in the Bible

July 8, 2021

Perry and Shawna Mornings

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Today Dr. Marina Hofman, author of Women In The Bible and a professor at Palm Beach Atlantic University joins the team to talk about women in God’s story who overcame great challenges to move God’s great rescue plan forward.  Marina’s book comes out of her own story:  Nearly dying in a horrific car accident, and... July 8, 2021

Order in the Church: Worship

May 26, 2016

Order in the Church: Worship Christian songwriter Darlene Zschech, reflecting on her popular praise song, “Shout to the Lord,” said: “I still get overwhelmed as I hear people worship Jesus with those lyrics. . . . I personally stand in awe of God’s faithfulness every single time I sing it. Worship is not about you and your songs, it’s about...

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Fasting in the Early Church

February 20, 2015

Fasting in the Early Church South African pastor Andrew Murray once wrote, “Prayer is reaching out after the unseen; fasting is letting go of all that is seen and temporal. Fasting helps express, deepen, confirm the resolution that we are ready to sacrifice anything, even ourselves to attain what we seek for the kingdom of God.” In today’s...

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Life in the Church: Marriage

May 13, 2016

Life in the Church: Marriage As missionaries in Russia, Moody alumni Paul and Becky Hedgepeth celebrated their tenth wedding anniversary by inviting eight couples over for a night of fun, fellowship, and witness. They shared how God had been the center and foundation of their marriage and family: “We hoped each couple would go home with...

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