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Author and Speaker, Heidi St. John brings encouraging, relevant, Biblical truth to women.

Author and Speaker, Heidi St. John brings encouraging, relevant, Biblical truth to women.
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Author and Speaker, Heidi St. John brings encouraging, relevant, Biblical truth to women.

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English


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Parenting on the Battlefield – 663

9/19/2018
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The battlefield is ablaze right now in California and in Washington DC, but do you know what else is ablaze? The spirit of the living God! Join Heidi for a jam-packed episode and insights from this weeks study at MomStrong International.

Duration:00:22:28

A Little Bit of Everything, Mailbox Monday – 662

9/17/2018
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Today I'm catching up on mailbox questions! Handling a frustrating mother-in-law, my favorite stories with our children, and sharing Christ with our kids when our husband is opposed to the gospel. Join me!

Duration:00:24:10

#Off the Bench with Andrey Ivanov of Flash Love – 661

9/14/2018
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Ever wonder what one person getting off the bench can accomplish for the Kingdom? Join Heidi today for an inspiring story of love and compassion in action!

Duration:00:26:35

Battlefield Parenting 101: The JOY and Responsibility of Parenting – 660

9/12/2018
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This month at MomStrong International, we're all about parents. What a privilege we have to shepherd God's children! Even though we're living in an upside-down world right now, God has good plans as we stay in His Word and walk in His ways.

Duration:00:23:19

Measuring Your Version of Christianity – 659

9/10/2018
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There is a version of "Christianity that is troubling on many levels, and we must be aware and learn to measure it against the Word of God. Jesus did not die so that we can wallow in our sin. He died so that we can be reconciled to the Lord! Transformation happens in the deep as we pursue Jesus. If we spend all of our time in the shallows, we won't grow. Know your word, Sister, and don't miss today's podcast!

Duration:00:26:14

How Can We Support Public School Teachers? – 658

9/7/2018
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I talk a lot about homeschooling on my podcast, because it's what we do, but there are millions of children in public school each day being loved by their hard-working teachers. Today I have one of my closest friends as our special guest. Carol Bates is my daughter's mother-in-law, and is joining us to share how we can pray for and support teachers each day as they minister to all of our children, even if you don't have children in the public school system.

Duration:00:24:31

The Best Accident that Ever Happened, with Yvette Hampton – 656

9/3/2018
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A listener is asking about my accidental homeschooling status, and it turns out, I'm not the only one 'round these parts! Yvette Hampton is joining me today and we're talking about why we decided to homeschool and SchoolHouse Rocked, a documentary you won't want to miss!

Duration:00:22:11

Natural Help for Hormones & Intimacy with Dr Edie Wadsworth – 655

8/31/2018
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Hormones and intimacy go hand in hand, and having both in balance are crucial to a healthy marriage. Join me with Dr Edie Wadsworth as we talk about using some natural methods to support the two today. We're also touching on flu season family wellness, because who doesn't need help with that as we head into this dreaded season?!

Duration:00:25:15

All Things Work Together For Good – 654

8/29/2018
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Romans 8:28 is one of the most claimed promises about the providence and grace of God in our ups and downs. If we rightly understand this truth, it unlocks a bulletproof joy in the midst of our circumstances, but if we wrongly understand it, we miss the depth of joy and comfort that God intends for us. There are two conditions that are critical for it's application. Don't miss our discussion about it today!

Duration:00:22:22

The Effects of Feminism on the Hearts of our Boys and Men – 653

8/27/2018
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Today I am answering a question from a listener who is frustrated by the attempts to emasculate men in our culture today, especially since she is trying to raise her boys to love and protect women. The Bible says we have been created differently as male and female. One is not better than the other—but we have unique strengths and weaknesses. Let's embrace them!

Duration:00:25:26

When You Feel Like Screaming: Practical Help for Frustrated Moms – 652

8/24/2018
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It's "Meet my friend Friday" and today, the lovely Sue Heimer is my guest. In her new book When you Feel like Screaming: Practical Help for Frustrated Moms, Sue shares her own deeply personal experiences of yelling at her children. Today on the podcast, she'll help us identify the reasons moms raise their voice and let frustration win out. We'll discuss strategies that work and offer practical tips to help moms keep calm and consistent under pressure. Don't miss it!

Duration:00:30:52

Why Do We Pray in the Name of Jesus? MSI “Is that Really in the Bible? – 651

8/22/2018
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Today, we're going back over week three from our series "Is that Really in the Bible" from MomStrong International! Many of you have asked why we pray "In Jesus Name" and how it affects the outcome of our prayers. Great question—and God's Word has the answer. Listen in!

Duration:00:25:27

The Slow Fade of Sexual Sin in the Church – 650

8/20/2018
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The cultural agenda toward sexual sin is grievous and doesn't seem to be skipping any area of our world today. It's God's heart for you that you would stand and be an ambassador for Jesus, no matter the cultural climate in which you find yourself. His heart is that you would love people like He did. He is love, but He is also holy and just. What does that mean for us in how we relate to those who claim that sexual sin isn't really sin after all?

Duration:00:24:38

Does the Bible Answer Questions About Sexuality? with Dr Georgia Purdom – 649

8/17/2018
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Every week, I receive heart-breaking emails and messages via social media from parents who are struggling to navigate their way through a confusing and deceitful new narrative regarding human sexuality. As Christians, God calls us to know His Word—and like all things related to His creation, God is not silent on the issue of human sexuality. Today, I am thrilled to introduce you to Dr. Georgia Purdom. We'll be talking for a few minutes about how we can be better equipped to answer the...

Duration:00:26:12

I can do ALL things through Christ… Is That Really In the Bible? – 648

8/15/2018
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We like to use "I can do all things through Christ..." as a good luck charm, but knowing the context of it is critical, especially so we can teach it correctly to our children. Christ is enough no matter our circumstances, and Paul's aim with this verse is quite different than we typically understand.

Duration:00:24:19

Blessings and Boundaries: Learning Where to Find God’s Best with Steve Lambert – 647

8/13/2018
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Join Heidi as she discusses the way to find God's heart and also His blessing—it's always inside God's boundaries. With special guest Steve Lambert, father, grandfather and publisher of the popular homeschool curriculum, Five in a Row

Duration:00:21:23

Seeing Dinnertime as a Way to LOVE Your Family with Tiffany King – 646

8/10/2018
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It's "Meet my friend Friday" and today, we're focusing a little on getting geared up to go back to schedules... back to school. Join me as I talk to the wonderful Tiffany King about the importance of creating family mealtimes even if you only have 15 minutes to pull it off. Don't miss it!

Duration:00:21:36

It’s Not About You | Is that Really in the Bible? Week 5 – 645

8/8/2018
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Today, we're continuing our study "Is that Really in the Bible" from MomStrong International! Have you ever thought of yourself as the center of God's story? In a post-modern Church, that is often the case. We often have a tendency to insert ourselves into the center of biblical stories–we become the hero instead of seeing Jesus as the true hero or we reduce narratives down to a set of moral principles to apply so we can have a better life. This kind of man-centered reading and preaching can...

Duration:00:15:15

Why Do We Homeschool? – 644

8/6/2018
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People often ask me why my husband and I decided to homeschool our seven children. Truthfully, we never planned on homeschooling—but we have come to believe that it is the best educational option out there today for many reasons: socialization, educational opportunities, freedom... just for starters. If you're a parent who is sitting on the fence about homeschooling or if you're a seasoned homeschooler who has lost your vision for education, tune in today! Heidi has a big hug for you and a...

Duration:00:22:07