Praying for the Women in Your Church – A Simple Guide

PRAYERS OF INTERCESSION FROM PROVERBS 31 1. Make them women of noble character (31:10— ‘An excellent wife, who can find? For her  worth is far above jewels.’) Make our women virtuous and morally excellent. May they hate sin and love Jesus more each day. 2. Develop our women into diligent workers (v.17— ‘She girds herself … Continue reading Praying for the Women in Your Church – A Simple Guide

Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – The Dragon Lady

For much of my childhood, I thought there was one missionary...Charlotte (Lottie) Diggs Moon (1840-1912). Much later in my life I learned of her incredible impact in the country of China. Her words that follow highlight her love for the Chinese people: “If I had a thousand lives, I would give them all for the women … Continue reading Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – The Dragon Lady

Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – The Mother of a Count Shoots Her Arrow

Her husband died shortly after Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf was born.  In her Bible, where she recorded his birth, she wrote: ‘May the Father of mercies rule the heart of this child, so that he may walk honestly and uprightly.  May sin never rule over him, and may his feet be steadfast in the Word, … Continue reading Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – The Mother of a Count Shoots Her Arrow

Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Polly Carey

You may be familiar with the name William Carey (1761-1834), the father of our modern missionary movement. He was the man who said: "Expect great things from God. Attempt great things for God." This saying was more than a life motto. He did both of these things throughout his life... expecting and attempting great things … Continue reading Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Polly Carey

Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Ann Judson

Ann Hasseltine Judson (1789-1826) is the first lady of American missions since she was the first American woman to go overseas as a missionary. She sailed with her husband, Adoniram, for Calcutta, India, in 1812. Ordered to leave India, they began their missionary work in Rangoon, Burma in 1813. Ann learned the Burmese and Siamese … Continue reading Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Ann Judson

Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Amy Carmichael (1867-1951)

In 1895, this Irish lassie was commissioned by the Church of England Zenana Missionary Society to go to Dohnavur, India, where she served fifty-six years as God's devoted servant without a furlough. A major part of her work there was devoted to rescuing children who had been dedicated by their families to be temple prostitutes. … Continue reading Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Amy Carmichael (1867-1951)

Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Mary Borden

In his book entitled Serious Times: Making Your Life Matter in an Urgent Day, James Emery White writes about an impactful event in his own life: "I once ran across an old book that has become a prized part of my library. It was a biography simply titled Borden of Yale. It told of a … Continue reading Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Mary Borden

Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Clara Elliot

Mary Ann Faulkner Thomson wrote the hymn, “O Zion Haste Thy Mission High Fulfilling” in 1871. One of her stanzas goes like this: “Give of thy sons to bear the message glorious, Give of thy wealth to speed them on their way, Pour out thy soul for them in prayer victorious, And all thou spendest … Continue reading Women Who Impacted the World for Christ – Clara Elliot