Shoring Up: The Holy Spirit and The Church   The Holy Spirit. He’s kind of the mysterious member of the Trinity. Ignored or sought after for the “feel-goods.” The Holy Spirit – referred to by Jesus as Living Water – helps us understand The Living Word – Scriptures. Shabby Chicas Adrianne Schwanke and Brittany Burnette meet with Dr. Gene Getz to discuss the role of the Holy Spirit in the Old Testament and...

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Shoring Up: David & Michal

Shoring Up: David & Michal

Episode: David & Michal A king’s daughter who wants things to stay the way they’ve always been married to a man God brought in to shake things up. Was she a better daughter than wife? Could she set aside what looked good for what was right. Join Adrianne, Gloria, and Angel for a great lesson on David, God’s anointed, and his wife Michal, a woman of decidedly conflicted interests. “David retorted to Michal, ‘I...

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Shoring Up: Episode 9

Shoring Up: Episode 9

Episode 0109: When you reach the end, when your pain is so deep that it has to go somewhere, where do you let it spill? Hannah spilled upward. Join Adrianne, Angel, and Michele in this story of unbridled prayer in the midst of unmeasurable pain.   You can read more about Hannah in 1 Samuel 1 and in Wielding Femininity to the Glory of God.  Join us for the Facebook Live that followed the show.            ...

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Shoring Up: Episode 8

Shoring Up: Episode 8

Episode 0108: Was she a controlling mother? A deceitful wife? “Helping” God bring about a promised destiny? And what was it about her that made her husband love her in spite of everything? Join Adrianne, Stacie, and Brittany in this study of Rebekah. She was a woman who knew the power of a pour. What was she thinking?!       You can read more about Rebekah in Genesis 24-27 and in How to Pour Your Man a Drink.    Did you find...

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Shoring Up Episode 7

Shoring Up Episode 7

  Episode 0107: Sometimes the girl kisses a toad…and sometimes she finds a prince. Abigail was one of the blessed. Join Brittany, Angel, & Adrianne as they discuss this wise and discerning woman who won the heart of a king.   You can learn more about Abigail in our study Wielding Femininity.   Did you find this episode meaningful? Please share! Follow...

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Shoring Up Episode 6

Shoring Up Episode 6

  Episode 0106: She was “The Good Wife.” And her husband was a fool. What’s a woman to do when her husband does something really stupid? She was brave, wise, gracious, and hospitable…and she saved her husband’s life. Gather around the table for a discussion of Abigail with Adrianne, Michele, and Angel. You can learn more about Abigail in the Bible study Wielding Femininity. “Shoring Up” airs on...

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Shoring Up Episode 4

Shoring Up Episode 4

Episode 0104: Before Daryl, or Rick, or Michonne; before Katniss or Buffy…there was a woman with a tent peg. You won’t believe this story is in the Bible! Join Las Shabby Chicas Adrianne Schwanke, Brittany Burnette, and Gloria Irving as they discuss Jael, the woman who poured milk and staked for the glory of God.     You can find more on Jael in the Bible study Wielding Femininity. “Shoring Up” airs on Upliftv,...

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Shoring Up Episode 3

Shoring Up Episode 3

Episode 0103: He had no dating site. She had no matchmaking service to find the perfect partner. But Abraham’s servant was sent to find Isaac a bride and he had prayer. The resulting meetup at the well shows a servant who listened to God and a woman who eagerly served. Las Shabby Chicas Adrianne Schwanke, Gloria Irving, and Angel Angell take a look at Rebekah’s amazing power pour. Come meet a woman who started out by watering 10...

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Shoring Up Episode 2

Shoring Up Episode 2

Episode 0102: When you feel shame, you want to hide, pretend, cover up. Others may shun you or you may isolate yourself. The Samaritan Woman came to the well in the heat of the day, quite possibly because of just that. She went for water. And she met Jesus who told her she didn’t ever have to thirst again. Join Las Shabby Chicas Michele de Miranda, Angel Angell, & Adrianne Schwanke as they take a new look at this precious story of the...

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Shoring Up Episode 1

Shoring Up Episode 1

Episode 0101: Table time with Las Shabby Chicas: Brittany Burnette, Stacie Bostic, Adrianne Schwanke. The shoreline is a place where we come to the intersection of our need and what only God can do…                               …where our longing and need collide with God’s ability and desire to supply. Come empty handed…to the heart of the Creator and King who harbors the weapons, water and heart rush we need for the journey…  Shoring Up with...

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