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Hi friends and welcome to the Arise, Beloved blog. We have an amazing team of writers behind this blog and our desire is to speak truth into the lies that cripple us and shine light into the darkness that isolates us because we believe that now, more than ever, the Church desperately needs women to be restored so that the world can be set ablaze. Our hope is that you find comfort, solace, and peace in knowing that you are not alone, you are not too far gone and there is ALWAYS hope to be found. 

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My dear sisters, it is so good to be here with you again, sharing the thoughts and wanderings of my little heart.  I invite you to enter into this space with a prayerful heart, calling to mind the reality that you are held in his merciful gaze. Recently, my little heart has been stirring rather […]

Lay it Down and Rest

Shelby Hawks, Soul

// Shelby Hawks // Come, Holy Spirit. In the first chapter of Acts, we hear about the preparation and the eager longing that occurs as the apostles wait for the Spirit.  And in the second chapter, the Spirit comes and the Church begins.  But there is a tiny detail that I missed for years and […]

The 120 Gathered

Shelby Hawks, Soul

In honor of Pentecost, today’s podcast episode is all about the Holy Spirit. We interview Mary Dufresne who recently graduated from Ave Maria University with her masters in theology and we chat with her about her own personal experiences with the Holy Spirit as well as what it means that we entering a “New Pentecost”. […]

S01 E08: Diving into the New Pentecost with Mary Dufresne

Podcast, Season One

// Megan Byers // The Holy Spirit knocked me off my feet in a live stream.  Father John Burns and Sister Miriam James Heidland were talking about healing, I was sipping some wine and taking notes and it was great. Then the host of the live stream asked Father John to speak to the question […]

A Deep Longing

Megan Byers, Soul, Trust