Why Would God Call Me ‘Helper’?
The Modern Struggle with Womanhood
Mar 4, 2023
Why would some women hate to be called “helper”? Maybe because their idea of a helper is drawn more from an unbelieving society than from Scripture.
When Parents Set the Bar Too Low
Dec 12, 2019
God created us and our children for much more than anything they might have or experience here on earth.
We Need Not Parent in Fear
Nov 14, 2019
Why is hyper-parenting failing children, and how does God promise to care for parents who will trust him at each step?
What Might God Do While You Wait?
Mar 23, 2019
When you do not know if or when God will answer a prayer, remember what you do know: God loves you. God hears you. God is with you. God will help you.
What I Wish I Had Known About Purity
Eight Lessons Forty Years Later
Dec 2, 2018
Forty years and a new birth have passed since she tested the waters of sexual immorality. She shares what she wishes she had known about purity.
Give Your Anxious Mind a Rest
Letter to My 30-Year-Old Self
Apr 19, 2018
Trusting God in the challenges of life not only gives us greater peace; it is a powerful example to others and a glorious display of God’s glory.
Who Can Find Her?
Rethinking the Proverbs 31 Standard
Feb 27, 2018
Instead of spending your life trying to do all that the Proverbs 31 woman does, devote yourself to the one thing that drove everything she did.
The First Lady in France
Marie Dentière (c. 1495–1561)
Oct 12, 2017
What Marie Dentière lacked in feminine modesty or humility for her day, she made up for with unrivaled zeal for the gospel.
Do You Wake Up Discontent?
Oct 9, 2017
The trials and inconveniences in front of you today are an assignment that God has chosen specifically for you.
Is It Better for Moms to Stay at Home?
May 25, 2017
If we refuse to “stay home” because our career feels more important or interesting, we have not understood the calling of motherhood.
Happily Ever After
Finding Grace in the Messes of Marriage
Jan 24, 2017
These short devotionals by John Piper, Francis Chan, and others are designed to shape, challenge, and inspire your own vision of marriage and God.
Did You Expect Your Marriage to Be Easy?
Mar 7, 2016
Many believe that their marriage will be different, that it will be easier than others’. The good news is that God didn’t create marriage to be easy.
Do the Next Thing
A Mother’s Gratitude for Elisabeth Elliot
Jun 18, 2015
Elisabeth Elliot was a spiritual mother to thousands and thousands of women through her radio program. Here is one wife and mother’s heartfelt tribute.
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A digest from Desiring God