In her role as Community Outreach Manager for Her PLAN, Jill works to support and increase life-affirming work among churches and community groups to help pregnant and parenting mothers in need and their children. Co-author of the Pathways to Life guide for churches, Jill facilitates the growth of churches in this area by offering practical ideas and models on collaborating with life-affirming assistance providers or perhaps launching their own services.
Pastor Jeanne Stevens joins Dawn and Steve Mornings to tell us about her new book What's Here Now? Learn how to stop rehashing the past and rehearsing the future and start receiving the present.
Jeanne Stevens is one of the lead pastors of Soul City Church in Chicago’s dynamic West Loop neighborhood, which she and her husband, Jarrett, started in 2010. Soul City is one of the fastest-growing urban churches in the United States. Jeanne has had the opportunity to lead and speak into the lives of thousands of people across the U.S. and around the world. She is a sought-after speaker, leader, and writer, and her passion to develop leaders to live boldly & fully gives her a unique voice of hope and challenge.
Jeanne is the author of the newly released devotionals “Everyday Brave," “Grit & Grace," and “You Are Enough." She wrote Soul School for Youth Workers and is a contributor to the Bible study and DVD series “Twelve Women of the Bible” as well as “Real Women, Real Faith.” In addition to pastoring Soul City Church, Jeanne finds great joy in being a wife to Jarrett of 25 years, and a mom to her son, Elijah, and daughter, Gigi.
Transformation! Wake up with Dawn and Steve Mornings for an encouraging devotional about biblical meditation from Blackaby Ministries International.
But his delight is in the law of the LORD, And in His law he meditates day and night. Psalm 1:2
Also this hour, Dawn and Steve explore an article by Will Anderson titled "5 Reasons to Love Repentance."
How can Christians live out their convictions against a growing tide of hostility? Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer is a special guest on Dawn and Steve Mornings to talk about his book We Will Not Be Silenced: Responding Courageously to Our Culture's Assault on Christianity.
Dr. Lutzer is pastor emeritus of The Moody Church, where he has served as the senior pastor for 36 years. He is the award-winning author of One Minute After You Die and Hitler's Cross, as well as the featured speaker on three radio programs, heard on 750 national and international outlets. He and his wife, Rebecca, have three grown children and eight grandchildren and live in the Chicago area.
Where do you turn when everything falls apart? Author Danita Jenae shares her own difficult, gut-wrenching seasons and how God really does show up! She has written When Mountains Crumble, a book to help people with grief after experiencing unexpected loss.
Danita Jenae is a recent military widow learning to carry both joy and sorrow in the same breath. She’s also a dabbling artist and young mom who’s not afraid of glitter glue or sprinkles. Danita walks alongside the brokenhearted, offering practical, creative ways to lead a Spirit-led life. You’ll find her work is laced with prayer, surrender, and the hope of redemption.