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Nancy Leigh DeMoss

Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Nancy Leigh DeMoss

Nancy is a mentor and "spiritual mother" to hundreds of thousands of women who have read her best-selling books and who listen to her two daily radio programs, Revive Our Hearts and Seeking Him. She communicates a love for the Lord and the Word that is infectious!
 

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7 Ways Jesus' Crucifixion and Resurrection Impact You Today

Posted on 03-Oct-14 11:58 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

What difference do the cross and the empty tomb make for those who are facing pain or tears or failure?

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Reversing the Downhill Trend of Gratitude

Posted on 17-Jul-14 14:43 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God, Relationships with Others

Are you ready to become the kind of person who brightens your home, church, or workplace with the fresh air of gratitude rather than constant complaints and criticism?

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The Twofold Promise of Forgiveness

Posted on 30-Jun-14 15:55 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationships with Others

Don't you wish there was a delete key for life? That with the press of a button all your bitterness would disappear?

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The Why's and How's of Praising the Lord

Posted on 25-Jun-14 16:42 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Children sometimes have a way of grasping things that grown-ups miss.

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The Pathway to Freedom

Posted on 18-Jun-14 14:21 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Are you held in bondage by sin? Does freedom feel like an empty word? The pathway of freedom starts with at least three steps toward the truth.

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The Inner Life--Four Reasons to Have a Quiet Time

Posted on 06-Jun-14 13:30 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Having daily devotions is not for the purpose of getting extra points with God—nor is it a way to keep God from disapproving of us; we are not trying to earn His favor or get Him to love us any more. If we belong to him, we already have His favor; He could not love us any more, and He could not love us any less.

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Nine Ways Ministry Is Like Making Cider

Posted on 25-Mar-14 13:33 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationships with Others

A few years ago, I was able to join some of our team at a fellow staff member's home for a unique experience--a cider-making party. The process was fascinating--and thought-provoking.

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My Son Wants to Move In with His Girlfriend. What Now?

Posted on 11-Mar-14 14:37 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: With Your Kids

Would you know how to answer your son or daughter if they wanted to move in with their girlfriend or boyfriend? One friend wrote asking Nancy for advice, and we'd like to share it with you.

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Amen

Posted on 28-Feb-14 11:32 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

"Amen" is not just a word; it's a Person. Get to know more about Jesus and this marvelous name.

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The Name That Matters Most: Jesus

Posted on 26-Feb-14 13:49 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Jesus’ name is precious. Has your heart been captured by this precious name?

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Beyond Blushing

Posted on 06-Feb-14 12:45 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationships with Others

Nancy Leigh DeMoss weighs in on modesty and how women can “help our brothers out” by looking carefully at the way we dress.

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How Pro-life Are You, Really?

Posted on 17-Jan-14 16:00 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationships with Others

Most of us would say we're pro-life, but when it comes down to our daily actions and thoughts, do we really demonstrate how much we value life? Nancy gets to the heart of how we value life in today's blog.

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Best of 2013: My Dad's Impromptu Challenge

Posted on 30-Dec-13 16:28 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Today, with less than fifteen years left till I turn sixty-nine, I wish I were a whole lot further along toward these goals. I haven't even come close to attaining all of them. But I'm confident I have grown more in these areas than I might have if it hadn't been for my dad's question. So for challenging me to this exercise—and for so much more—thank you, Dad!

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The Story of Gwen and Marlene

Posted on 10-Dec-13 13:44 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world

Here's a glimpse of another type of women's ministry—one that doesn't require any formal training, just the willingness to share out of your own life experiences.

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Paddleboarding Across Lake Michigan: A Piece of Cake Compared to This . . .

Posted on 12-Aug-13 16:44 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: When Life's Hard

Ginny and Karen Melby had no idea when they undertook their paddleboarding trip across Lake Michigan last month to raise money for orphans in Uganda that God was preparing them for something much harder just around the corner.

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What Can I Do in Light of This Week's Supreme Court Decisions?

Posted on 27-Jun-13 16:49 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world

This week's Supreme Court decisions on DOMA and Prop 8 are much on my heart, as I'm sure they are on yours. A few days ago, I stumbled across a message I gave in 1999 at an annual Michigan Prayer Breakfast. I was struck by how timely this message—given in the wake of the Columbine school shooting—is today, fourteen years later.

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My Dad's Impromptu Challenge

Posted on 12-Jun-13 12:34 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Today, with less than fifteen years left till I turn sixty-nine, I wish I were a whole lot further along toward these goals. I haven't even come close to attaining all of them. But I'm confident I have grown more in these areas than I might have if it hadn't been for my dad's question. So for challenging me to this exercise—and for so much more—thank you, Dad!

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Helping Your Kids Deal with Doubts About Their Salvation

Posted on 29-May-13 12:15 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Some time ago, I received the following appeal from a friend: "Would you have time to talk with my daughter? I stayed up till 3:00 this morning with her discussing whether she is saved or not. This has been a recurring talk for years, and I have nothing left to tell her. I thought you might have some counsel for her. Thank you!"

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Making a Marriage Grow: An Interview with Joni Eareckson Tada

Posted on 10-Apr-13 15:14 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Marriage

Joni Eareckson Tada shares about her marriage to Ken—the highs, the lows, and the lessons along the way.

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Caroline Swithinbank's Surprising Twist

Posted on 21-Mar-13 09:13 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Singleness, When Life's Hard

No matter your particular circumstances, be prepared for God to surprise you, too!

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He's Perfect

Posted on 05-Mar-13 16:52 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Have you been disappointed lately in others or yourself? Be reminded of what you have in Jesus.

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A Lenten Love Study

Posted on 12-Feb-13 13:04 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Grasp God's love in a whole new way as you study one of the most misunderstood and neglected books of the Bible.

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How to Change

Posted on 27-Dec-12 10:11 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

If only spiritual transformation were that easy. Just read a book, see a counselor, attend a conference, make a fresh commitment, shed a few tears at an altar, memorize a few verses . . . and, presto, out comes a mature, godly Christian.

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Jessica’s Story: “If I Killed Myself, Then They Would Be Sorry”

Posted on 20-Dec-12 13:57 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

You've got to meet Jessica, a truly transformed 24-year-old wife and mom. These are the kinds of stories that get me up in the morning!

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Patricia’s God-Sized Dream

Posted on 14-Dec-12 16:23 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Little did Patricia ever imagine all the God would do!

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Betsy’s Story: “My Son Rejected Me”

Posted on 05-Dec-12 10:54 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Hear why Betsy's son rejected her, and how God changed her situation.

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If This Blog Has Blessed You . . .

Posted on 04-Dec-12 09:47 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world

Nancy has an important question for you at the end of 2012.

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A Modern-Day “Anna in the Temple”

Posted on 30-Nov-12 16:31 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Watch Mary Kassian's moving account of a modern-day "Anna."

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Emily’s Story: “It Took Control Like a Horrible Monster”

Posted on 20-Nov-12 16:13 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Growing up, Emily looked like a good Christian girl. But as a senior in high school, she began to wonder if sin might really be as fun as it looked . . .

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Stopping by Your House to Say . . .

Posted on 20-Nov-12 13:46 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Take a few minutes to read some Thanksgiving Scripture with Nancy.

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On the Other Side of Gratitude (And a Freebie!)

Posted on 19-Nov-12 16:08 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Need peace? It's waiting for you on the other side of gratitude.

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The Blessing Jar

Posted on 19-Nov-12 15:27 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

A meaningful way to celebrate Thanksgiving.

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Praying for the Upcoming Election

Posted on 16-Oct-12 10:33 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads in praying for the elections.

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Praying for Purity in God's People

Posted on 16-Oct-12 10:20 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads in praying for purity.

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Praying for Believers to Triumph Over Evil

Posted on 15-Oct-12 17:00 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads us in praying that believers would triumph over evil.

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Praying for the Love of Truth

Posted on 12-Oct-12 16:43 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads in praying that we would love Truth.

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Praying for Healing for Those Abused

Posted on 12-Oct-12 16:29 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads in praying for those who have been abused.

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Praying Our Refuge in God--Not Politics

Posted on 12-Oct-12 16:07 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads us in praying that we would take refuge in God.

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Praying for a Spirit of Praise

Posted on 04-Oct-12 16:48 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads us in praying for a spirit of praise.

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Praying for Revival in the Hearts of Christian Women

Posted on 04-Oct-12 16:10 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads us in praying for revival in the hearts of Christian women.

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Praying for Authentic Worship

Posted on 03-Oct-12 13:33 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss leads us in praying that we will have authentic worship.

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Praying for a Spirit of Humility

Posted on 01-Oct-12 12:51 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Nancy Leigh DeMoss prays for a spirit of humility in our lives, churches, and nation.

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For What It's Worth

Posted on 28-Sep-12 17:48 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Womanhood

Are you letting others determine your worth? Great news for you here if so, as well as a chance to win Nancy's new devotional.

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Praying for True Woman ’12 Attendees

Posted on 28-Sep-12 14:21 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Seeking Him October Challenge

Join Nancy Leigh DeMoss in praying for the True Woman '12 attendees.

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Taking Matters Into Your Own Hands

Posted on 14-Sep-12 12:48 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Be reminded from the life of Sarah that it's far better to trust God's wise plan than to charge ahead on your own.

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Come to the Quiet Place

Posted on 12-Sep-12 12:37 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

In a world of noise, come away to a quiet place to whet your appetite for Christ and His Word.

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Walking Away from the Church

Posted on 05-Sep-12 13:18 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Are you fed up with the church? Is it no longer relevant to your life? If so, read on.

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Visiting a Leper Colony in Tobago

Posted on 29-Aug-12 15:39 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Read a moving excerpt from Nancy new book, The Quiet Place and leave a comment to win one of three copies!

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Books That Will Help You Love the Lord with More of Your Heart

Posted on 16-Jul-12 15:49 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Justin Taylor over at TheGospelCoalition.org asked me and the other women who spoke at The GospelCoalition Women's Conference last month what we would recommend to conference attendees for further reading. Here's what I suggested.

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Trust or Tyranny?

Posted on 02-Jul-12 16:16 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

“I surrender all . . .”; “Christ is all I need. . . .” The words roll off our lips as we sing them in church. But it’s not so easy to choose to place ourselves in a position where we have to find out if He really is all we need.

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God Is Just Like My Father . . . Or Is He?

Posted on 13-Jun-12 14:26 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

The God of the Bible is infinitely more wonderful and pure and loving than even the most wonderful father. That is why it is so important that we not allow our view of God to be determined by other men, for at their very best they are flawed representations of God.

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Birthday Treasures

Posted on 04-May-12 16:37 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

One of the occasions I make a big deal about each year is my "spiritual birthday"--May 14, 1963--the day when as a young girl I first consciously trusted the Lord Jesus to save me.

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A Tribute to My Mother

Posted on 01-May-12 17:43 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Womanhood

Growing up, I didn’t realize that my mother’s view of her role as a wife and mother was terribly out of sync with our times.

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A Video Tribute to Chuck Colson

Posted on 19-Apr-12 16:09 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world

Charles Colson is now Home with the Lord that he loved and served so earnestly. I wanted to share this brief video tribute of a dear friend whose life and ministry have left an unforgettable mark on our generation.

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God Hears (Even When We Don't Want Him To!)

Posted on 05-Apr-12 15:09 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Have you ever had a gripe with someone in a position of spiritual leadership? Maybe you're nursing one of those "gripes" today. Then learn a lesson from the life of Miriam, who had become jealous of her little brother Moses, the one God had raised up to lead His people.

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Perspective and Hope for Your Battle

Posted on 07-Mar-12 16:32 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world

All the pushing, nagging, screaming, yelling, badgering, manipulating, whining, and shaming in the world won't solve your problems. Those tactics may help you get your way in an immediate sense, but they will not win victories for the Kingdom of God . . .

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Purim, Esther . . . and You!

Posted on 06-Mar-12 18:45 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world

A once-in-a-millennium event, you say? A story from another time that is far removed from the life you lead and the day in which we live? Thankfully, the wondrous acts of God are not limited to by-gone days. . . . Our minds cannot fathom all that He is able to do in and through the lives of those who trust Him!

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Observing Lent

Posted on 22-Feb-12 08:49 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

The churches I grew up in did not observe Lent in any formal sense. But in recent years, I have started setting aside these weeks to fix my eyes on Christ in a more intentional way.

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Glimpses of Christ in Psalm 119

Posted on 21-Feb-12 17:10 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

My own heart was freshly warmed and stirred as I contemplated Christ in this light, and I trust yours will be, too, on this Good Friday.

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Let's Make a Deal

Posted on 26-Jan-12 17:01 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

We can be a legalistic lot. Put the option of daily devotions on the table most mornings, and too often the factor that finally tips us in the direction of prayer and Bible reading is the one that says, "God will be disappointed in me if I don't."

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A Different Kind of New Year's Resolution

Posted on 29-Dec-11 16:11 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

At the start of this new year, I want to challenge you to make a different kind of New Year's resolution--not a resolution to lose something, like a few pounds or a bad habit, but a resolution to gain everything truly worth having!

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The Wonder of the Incarnation

Posted on 21-Dec-11 15:03 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

The One who never sleeps became tired. The Creator of the oceans of water became thirsty.

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Seeing Your Trials in a Whole Different Light

Posted on 14-Nov-11 14:30 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

"Some people can't believe God would create a world in which people would suffer so much. Isn't it more remarkable that God would create a world in which no one would suffer more than He did?" (Randy Alcorn)

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To Help You Cultivate a Grateful Heart . . .

Posted on 14-Nov-11 14:25 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

This book has ministered to me deeply this year as I have walked through some turbulent waters. It has helped recalibrate my mind and my emotions, by reminding me of God's sovereignty, His goodness, and His purposes for allowing trials in our lives.

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An Urgent Call

Posted on 07-Nov-11 14:43 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

The prophet Jeremiah lived in just such a day. And in that context, he called for women to join together to earnestly seek the Lord.

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A Personal Invitation from Nancy Leigh DeMoss

Posted on 22-Sep-11 13:14 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

This is the first event we have ever hosted of this nature. Let me share with you why I think it is important for you to be there . . .

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“Little Things Matter” and Other Truths I Live By

Posted on 09-Sep-11 13:14 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Ten recurring, undergirding themes in my life/this ministry from the past ten years.

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Pastor’s Preaching

Posted on 07-Sep-11 12:56 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Do you ever find yourself waking up on Sunday morning and wishing you didn’t have to go to church? Picking apart the message or the preacher in your mind or not getting anything out of the sermon? 

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Giving God-Centered Affirmation to Others

Posted on 16-Jun-11 13:25 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

This is such an important topic, especially for those of us who have more practice at dishing out correction than affirmation! 

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You Are Responsible for Your Own Actions

Posted on 13-Jun-11 14:16 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Circumstances certainly have bearing on our reactions, but the liberating concept for me—one that my dad emphasized even more as I got into my teenage years—was, “You will not have to give account to God for what someone else does to you. You will only be held accountable for how you respond.” 

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Little Things Matter--A Lot

Posted on 03-Jun-11 13:28 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Womanhood

My dad used to say it this way: “You are what you have been becoming. And you will be down the road what you are becoming now.” 

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Trust and Obey

Posted on 24-May-11 14:33 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God, When Life's Hard

That is the year I came to believe at the core of my being that every event in our lives is being orchestrated by a wise, loving, and good God who really can be trusted. 

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Starting the Day Off Right

Posted on 17-May-11 13:35 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Daily devotions was not something my parents forced on us, but the influence of my dad’s example and training in this area was profound. Although he has been with the Lord since 1979, the image of a dad on his knees before the Lord is indelibly etched on my mind and in my heart.

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Taking God Seriously

Posted on 02-May-11 14:08 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

My dad, Art DeMoss, went Home to be with the Lord over thirty years ago. It was on the weekend of my 21st birthday that I got the call he had had a heart attack and was instantly with the Lord. 

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The Returning King

Posted on 27-Apr-11 13:52 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

In light of the promise of His Second Coming, how foolish it would be to put our stakes down deep here on earth. Rather, the great hope of His return motivates us to live holy lives, and to zealously and faithfully serve Christ and proclaim Him to others until He comes.

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What Difference Does It Make?

Posted on 18-Apr-11 15:41 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God, Relationships with Others

What does all this mean for us? What difference do the Cross and the empty tomb make for those who are facing pain or tears or failure? Here are some of the implications of that momentous weekend for people like you and me.

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A Report of God's Mercy

Posted on 11-Apr-11 16:53 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world, Relationship with God

I began hearing reports that God was moving in an unusual way at the church Bill Elliff pastors in Little Rock. Our team and I have been following those reports over the past week, and . . .

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"I Can't Forgive Myself"

Posted on 31-Mar-11 15:34 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Whenever I speak on the subject of forgiveness, invariably someone will tell me, “I’ve never been able to forgive myself for what I’ve done.”

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Unfulfilled Longings . . .

Posted on 30-Mar-11 14:25 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Singleness, When Life's Hard, Womanhood

Our society has bought into the philosophy that there is (or ought to be) a remedy (preferably quick and easy) for every unfulfilled longing.

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Who Is Jesus to You?

Posted on 24-Mar-11 14:47 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world

How are we as followers of Christ to respond to those who insist that their faith is equally (or more) valid than ours? And how are we to present the gospel of Christ to a world that views Him as something different or less than we believe Him to be, simply another in a pantheon of religious figures? 

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Japan: After Empathy and Aid, People Want Answers

Posted on 17-Mar-11 20:11 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Impacting your world, When Life's Hard

When love has wept and worked, it must have something to say about God. It doesn’t need to have all the answers. Only God does. But it has the Bible, and the Bible is not silent on this matter.

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No One Like Jesus!

Posted on 07-Mar-11 14:04 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

There truly is no one like Jesus—not even close! But it is one thing to give mental assent to that concept and quite another to make Him the supreme, unique object of our attention and affection.

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Ten Indications That We Need Revival

Posted on 28-Feb-11 08:53 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

As you read through this list, do you see any indications of a need for revival in your own life (as I did)?

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Gauge Your Humility and Gratitude

Posted on 24-Feb-11 09:30 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Marriage, Relationship with God

"I think we are all basically entitlement freaks. Here's a good test question to find out if you've made progress in humility and gratitude: Ask yourself, 'Am I surprised that my spouse loves me? Do I think I am such a good 'catch' that of course my spouse should love me?'"

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My Latest Favorite CD

Posted on 21-Jan-11 13:16 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: With Your Kids

Every time I hear these rich, peaceful arrangements with all Scripture lyrics (can’t beat that!), my heart is calmed, encouraged, and strengthened.

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The Sacrifice--And Promise--of Gratitude

Posted on 02-Dec-10 12:12 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Are you facing a circumstance that just doesn't naturally call for gratitude? You're trying to be brave. You want to do the right thing. But trying to be thankful for what God is doing in your life right now . . .

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Older Women Need Younger Women, Too!

Posted on 10-Sep-10 12:15 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

I was a little nervous at the outset about how well I would be able to connect with a group of 20-somethings who are in such a different season of life than I am. But those apprehensions quickly dissipated and I found myself being greatly encouraged by the eagerness, hunger, and openness of these gals.

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Transformed!: The Holy Spirit and New Life

Posted on 10-Aug-10 17:18 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

So which is it? Does God do the fighting, while we “rest in Him,” or do we have to fight against the enemies of our souls? According to Scripture, the answer is, yes.

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Transformed!: Relationship and Discipline

Posted on 09-Aug-10 17:02 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

I can remember sitting in tiny, windowless practice rooms for hours on end as a college student, playing the same piece of music over and over again. I knew I would never reach my goal—to make beautiful music—without that rigorous discipline.

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Transformed!: Desire and Time

Posted on 06-Aug-10 15:30 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

If only spiritual transformation were that easy. Just read a book, see a counselor, attend a conference, make a fresh commitment, shed a few tears at an altar, memorize a few verses . . . and, presto, out comes a mature, godly Christian.

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Tell Him you're going there . . .

Posted on 19-Mar-10 18:24 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss

Gratitude changes things. But first, you need to tell God you're going there.

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For My Single Sisters . . . Consider Christ

Posted on 26-Feb-10 14:29 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Singleness

This morning I've been contemplating another aspect of Jesus' adult life that I don't often hear mentioned—the fact that He remained single. Through all the challenges of work and ministry, through all His testings and trials, He never knew the comfort, encouragement, and support that a mate might have provided. 

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A Time for Feasting or Fasting?

Posted on 16-Feb-10 14:18 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

Last week, one month after the devastating earthquake, Haitian President Rene Preval took the unprecedented step of canceling this year’s Carnival celebration, calling instead for a national season of fasting and prayer.

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When prayer meetings aren't enough

Posted on 03-Sep-09 16:09 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Relationship with God

If we are praying for revival, while failing to deal with those things in our hearts, lives, and relationships that are standing between us and the Lord, then we are wasting our breath.

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Prejean's Story Points to Deeper Issues in Evangelical World

Posted on 14-May-09 14:05 by Nancy Leigh DeMoss | Twitter: @NancyDeMoss
Topics: Womanhood, Sexuality

Nancy Leigh DeMoss explains why Carrie Prejan's story is symptomatic of deeper root issues in the evangelical world. 

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