Author: Emily Beauford

The Future is as Bright as the Promises of God

The Future is as Bright as the Promises of God

“The future is as bright as the promises of God.” – missionary Adoniram Judson

As we begin a new year, I thought this would be a fitting and inspiring quote to share, along with the story behind it. … Read the rest

Self-Care and the Christian

Self-Care and the Christian

Self-Care

We live in a society that is consumed with self. The message “love yourself” seems to be everywhere in modern culture, even in the church. The plea to make time for practicing self-care is loud and unyielding, amongst … Read the rest

Waiting On God

Waiting On God

It is not my nature to be patient; I much prefer to plan and to act rather than to quietly sit back and wait for something to happen. Perhaps it is for this very reason that God has led … Read the rest

Bold and Fearless Women Part 2

Bold and Fearless Women Part 2

In my last post I shared the stories of truly bold and fearless women who we can all learn from. Though there are countless more stories that could be told, here are just a few more to encourage you … Read the rest

Bold and Fearless Women Part 1

Bold and Fearless Women Part 1

Images of what bold and fearless women are supposed to be and look like, flood our news feeds. They are typically loud and boisterous, women who are not afraid to “shout their abortion”. Women who have the courage to … Read the rest

What is the Gospel?

What is the Gospel?

In a recent witnessing encounter, I met a young Bible college graduate who was unable to answer the question: “What is the gospel?” Unfortunately this is not an isolated experience, I have talked to many professing Christians who are … Read the rest

Pets as Children, Children as Pets

Pets as Children, Children as Pets

Pets as Children

While sitting in one of my recent foster care training sessions, I heard a story that was rather shocking. A lady said that in a previous class, one couple had stated the reason they were pursuing … Read the rest

Missional Motherhood: The Story of Catherine Booth

Missional Motherhood: The Story of Catherine Booth

She went where most women wouldn’t dare to go and did things many women would never dream of doing. Several nights a week, whether healthy or sick, she visited the slums of London’s East End- where poverty, crime and … Read the rest

The Great Commission is for Introverts too

The Great Commission is for Introverts too

“I love doing this with you” I said to my husband as we walked hand in hand towards the town square to share the gospel with people. “I would like it more if we could do evangelism from home, Read the rest

How Women Are Saved Through Childbearing

How Women Are Saved Through Childbearing

“Yet she will be saved through childbearing if they continue in faith and love and holiness, with self-control.” -1 Timothy 2:15


This can be a confusing passage for those who stumble upon it. Was Paul saying that women are … Read the rest