26 min

106: The Universal Wound of Women, with Alexandria DeRose Do Something Beautiful

    • Christianity

Welcome to the first of a 3-part series on the unique and yet also universal wounds that we experience as women. 

We talk about where these wounds come from, going all the way back to the very first woman, Eve. We talk about our ability, as women, to be mothers, and the nuances of what that means theologically and also practically. We look at how and why our fertility and mentalities around fertility are the primary place that women experience attack. This ultimately means that our relationships suffer from these wounds: with God the Father, with members of the opposite sex, and also with fellow women. And although these wounds are universal, we see that these wounds show up differently for every woman.

The only remedy is to give our wounds back to the Lord, at the foot of the cross and to ask the Lord for healing!


Follow Alex on Instagram and at her blog https://www.joymamablog.com/.

Challenge for the week: Where in your life do you see that you're not fully receptive? Why? Write this one out on paper!

Tune in to our next two episodes on the unique wounds that women experience around Dreams and Babies.


Thanks to Walking with Purpose for sponsoring this episode! Check out their programs, Fearless and Free, Be Still, and Praying From the Heart. Praying From the Heart is 20% off for the month of September, but you can get 15% off of Fearless and Free and Be Still through September 30th, 2021 with the code LUX15 at https://walkingwithpurpose.com/.


HEY YOU! Yep. You. Are you Pam Beesly, Kelly Kapoor, or Jim Halpert? Could you possibly be Dwight?

No idea what I'm talking about? Then you need to check this out –> Join my team, Become a Patron, and join me in bringing and highlighting God's beauty in the world!

Have you checked out the Lux app? The Church and the world need you to be a light and to become who you were meant to be, and we believe in your ability to do it! Come join the community, be joined in prayer with a priest chaplain, get Catholic content and formation, and become the leader the world needs.
Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/leahdarrow)

Welcome to the first of a 3-part series on the unique and yet also universal wounds that we experience as women. 

We talk about where these wounds come from, going all the way back to the very first woman, Eve. We talk about our ability, as women, to be mothers, and the nuances of what that means theologically and also practically. We look at how and why our fertility and mentalities around fertility are the primary place that women experience attack. This ultimately means that our relationships suffer from these wounds: with God the Father, with members of the opposite sex, and also with fellow women. And although these wounds are universal, we see that these wounds show up differently for every woman.

The only remedy is to give our wounds back to the Lord, at the foot of the cross and to ask the Lord for healing!


Follow Alex on Instagram and at her blog https://www.joymamablog.com/.

Challenge for the week: Where in your life do you see that you're not fully receptive? Why? Write this one out on paper!

Tune in to our next two episodes on the unique wounds that women experience around Dreams and Babies.


Thanks to Walking with Purpose for sponsoring this episode! Check out their programs, Fearless and Free, Be Still, and Praying From the Heart. Praying From the Heart is 20% off for the month of September, but you can get 15% off of Fearless and Free and Be Still through September 30th, 2021 with the code LUX15 at https://walkingwithpurpose.com/.


HEY YOU! Yep. You. Are you Pam Beesly, Kelly Kapoor, or Jim Halpert? Could you possibly be Dwight?

No idea what I'm talking about? Then you need to check this out –> Join my team, Become a Patron, and join me in bringing and highlighting God's beauty in the world!

Have you checked out the Lux app? The Church and the world need you to be a light and to become who you were meant to be, and we believe in your ability to do it! Come join the community, be joined in prayer with a priest chaplain, get Catholic content and formation, and become the leader the world needs.
Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/leahdarrow)

26 min