Becoming a Great Christian Woman

Over the past few weeks, as I have been gathering up material about the lives of great Christian women throughout history, the thought occurred to me: “what is it that makes a great Christian woman?” After all, we are not all called to the same path as amazing missionary women, such as Elizabeth Elliott. Can…

Great Christian Women: Corrie ten Boom

Corrie ten Boom is one of the great Christian female heroes of World War II. She grew up in Haarlem, North Holland, where she would rescue and protect many Jews escaping Nazi occupation in the Netherlands. She had 4 siblings, and they all lived with their parents in a poorer part of the city. Through…

Great Christian Women: Elisabeth Elliot

Many esteem Elisabeth Elliot as the most influential Christian woman of the 20th century. She was writing and speaking at a time when many Evangelical Christian women were not yet doing so. She’s had a profound impact on generations of Christian women through the stories of her experiences and deep trust in Jesus. The recipient…

Great Christian Women: Joni Eareckson Tada

On Thursdays for the foreseeable future, I will be showcasing the stories of great women of faith throughout history. This will include biblical women and other historical figures as well as women still doing great work for the kingdom today. My goal with this series is to introduce you to women doing big things in…