Women

Resources

God's Masterpiece Discussion Aids   (448 kb)
This series of discussion aids is intended to build conversation around several core issues common to young women. They are designed to help individuals and small groups dispel myths from Satan by pointing to the truth of God’s Word.  Each lesson is focused around key scriptures, a few discussion questions, and a personal challenge to provide accountability. [ACCFS]

Christ-Centered Self-Worth  (307 kb) 
This document includes six independent sections that when put together can help provide you with direction and support for developing a Christ-centered self-worth: God Image, Connecting with God, Spiritual Gifts, Emotional Regulation, Self-Talk & Perfectionism, Additional Resources. [ACCFS]

Viewing Women Through a Biblical Lens  (370 kb)
In today’s society Christian women may feel pressure to fit a certain mold, yet when we look at Scripture we see the ways God uniquely equips and uses women to fulfill His purposes. This article explores the diversity of women in the Bible and reminds us to avoid the extremes of elevation and repression as we look at women’s roles. [ACCFS]

Revive our Hearts
This site offers a number of resources and radio programming focused on women’s issues. [reviveourhearts.com]

the settled identity podcast episodes

The Settled Identity Part 1   (16:45)
Who am I? Some of us ask this question out right. Others of us ask this question beneath our awareness. To be sure, all of us ask this question. The degree to which we are settled, content, satisfied and secure partially rests in this answer of identity. In this episode, Amber Miller helps us understand the health that is ours when we place our identity in Christ.

The Settled Identity Part 2    (17:04)
Settling your identity on Christ will be a journey. A journey worth taking. In this episode, Amber Miller identifies the road markings for this journey and provides some practical helps along the way.

Healthy Self-Talk companion document.

Womanhood Podcast Episodes

Womanhood: A Reflection of God's Image Part 1   (19:26)
God created man in His own image. Male and female created He them.  And God blessed them. Genesis 1. In this episode Matt Kaufmann leads Amber Miller in a conversation that highlights the blessing of gender. In particular, the female gender. God has placed unique characteristics of Himself in women. In so doing, God has placed His likeness in the genders in such a way that each is necessary to illustrate Himself the Composite One.

Womanhood: Understanding Equality and Submission Part 2   (14:27)
Men and women are equal. Yes. But equality is far too narrow a term to say all that needs to be said concerning gender. In this episode, Amber Miller and Matt Kaufmann discuss the limitations of these terms and introduce a few more helpful ones.

Presentations

Women's Seminar  
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God's Masterpiece  
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In His Image 
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How Should I Relate to the Opposite Sex? 
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Identity Equation
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Books

For Women Only, Revised and Updated Edition: What You Need to Know About the Inner Lives of Men    amazon.com
Author: Shaunti Feldhahn
This 224-page book deals with what women need to know about the inner lives of men. 

Search for Significance   amazon.com
Author: Robert S. McGee
This book is about developing Christ-centered self-worth. It is good for individuals dealing with low self-worth, fear of failure, unhealthy people pleasing, and feelings of inferiority. There is a set of CDs available in this book.

Learning to Tell Myself the Truth    amazon.com
Author: William Backus, Ph.D.
This 220-page workbook helps readers to understand their negative self-talk and learn to use scriptural truths to think in a more healthy, Christ-like manner. It includes specific chapters on dealing with depression, anxiety, anger, and perfectionism.

"For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts."  Isaiah 55:8-9