Screen Shot 2017 03 21 at 9.47.37 AM Say YES and Watch God Work

Say YES and Watch God Work

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Sometimes, saying a big “yes” to God is the result of saying a lot of small “yeses”—what Eugene Peterson calls “a long obedience in the same direction.” This has certainly been true in the life of Lisa Adams, who was introduced to the generosity message at Women Doing Well’s Inspiring Generous Joy (now WDW Signature Event) event in Denver. Then she and her husband …

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The Perfect Gift

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I recently read these profound words by Paul Tripp: “It’s so easy to be an identity amnesiac. It’s so easy to forget who you are in Christ and what you have been given as God’s child. It’s so easy to shop horizontally for what we have already been given vertically.” During this season, it’s easy to get caught up in …

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She Said Yes

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One of my favorite classes in college was Art History. I still remember poring over Medieval pictures of the Annunciation, Mary wearing blue, sitting in an attitude of prayer, being visited by the angel Gabriel in white, both of them wreathed in golden halos. Medieval artists placed this stunning interview in a commonplace setting, attempting to ground the supernatural in …

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The Truth About This Year’s Election

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I passed a church sign last week that read, “Jesus is coming soon. Hopefully before the election.” Perhaps like me, you are listening to the commentary and growing weary as we debate the two most unpopular candidates in recent history. You might be wondering, “What’s the point of all of this?” At Women Doing Well we help women discover their …