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by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 days ago

Sarah Yardley

Sarah Yardley: Today we are delighted to have with us “live, in person,” our very own Sarah Yardley! Born and raised in Southern California, Sarah and her family have been very involved at Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa for many years. Yet six years ago the Lord called Sarah to Cornwall, England, where she has directed a major Christian outreach event called CreationFest and ministered on many levels i...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 1 week ago

Aimee Semple McPherson Part 4

Aimee Semple McPherson (1890-1944): As we wrap up the life of Aimee Semple McPherson, we will see that God not only works in and through us, but sometimes in spite of us. Aimee’s later years were marked by controversy, sometimes as a result of her mistakes, but often as a result of attack and opposition to the work God was doing. And yet the Lord was able to redeem even these things for His purpos...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 3 weeks ago

Aimee Semple McPherson Part 2

Aimee Semple McPherson (1890-1944): In Part Two of our journey through the life of Aimee Semple McPherson, we look at how the Lord led her to establish Angelus Temple in Los Angeles, which she determined would be a place of worship for all Christians; in fact, her endeavor to bring unity to all Christian denominations made her quite remarkable! Ultimately, her ministry evolved into the Foursquare ...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 4 weeks ago

Aimee Semple McPherson Part 1

Aimee Semple McPherson (1890-1944): Born the year Catherine Booth died, Aimee Semple McPherson was raised in the Salvation Army church and ministry. In fact, an early influence in her life was Catherine’s daughter, Evangeline Booth! Inspired to step out and preach the Gospel herself, the Lord eventually led Aimee and her mother into a remarkable evangelistic ministry. Join us for this first of fou...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 1 month ago

Catherine Booth Part 2

Catherine Booth (1829-1890): We are back for Part Two of the fascinating story of Catherine Booth, a woman who was not only the “Mother of the Salvation Army,” but a famous speaker and trailblazer in opening up ministry opportunities for women in the 19th century. Certainly a woman worth knowing! We even added a little “bonus” story at the end, so you’ll definitely want to tune in for this episode...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 1 month ago

New Episodes - Women Worth Knowing

EP 39 - Leona Karni: In today’s episode, we are so excited to bring our friend Leona into the studio with us to share her riveting testimony of the work of God in and through her life! For over 40 years, Leona has served on the mission field in a variety of countries--but you would never expect it from the course of her life before she came to know Jesus! Leona’s story is a powerful picture of the...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 months ago

Christmas Episode--Joann Ogburn, Denise Carlsen & Charlotte Day

Merry WWK Christmas! Today we present a special episode featuring stories contributed by our listeners! These testimonies serve as a wonderful reminder that the God who worked in and through the lives of women in the past is not finished working yet. May we all be encouraged by the fact that the same Jesus whose birth we celebrate this Christmas is still raising up women worth knowing today! ...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 months ago

Hannah More Part 2

(1745-1833): Join us for Part Two of the fascinating story of Hannah More, one of the most influential women of her generation, whose love for God and mankind led her to become one of Victorian England’s greatest reformers! Fierce Convictions: The Extraordinary Life of Hannah More by Karen Swallow Prior ...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 months ago

Hannah More Part 1

Hannah More (1745-1833): Hannah More was so remarkable that she should be more well-known than she actually is...which is why we are taking two podcast sessions to talk about her! Known by some as “the first Victorian” of the Victorian Era, Hannah was a well-known playwright, poet and reformer who was profoundly influential in the abolitionist movement in England. She also played a key role in the...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 months ago

Anna Spafford Part 2

Anna Spafford (1842-1923): Anna’s life was so unusual and eventful that we felt we needed another podcast to cover it all! Join us for Part Two of the story of Anna Spafford! –––...