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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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// Kateri Leonard // I was talking to one of my good friends recently and she expressed to me that she has a void in her heart that could never be filled unless she has someone to love.  You see, she has a burning desire to be married and feels that she will not be […]

Your Desires Are Good

Kateri Leonard, Soul

// Marianna Schmiesing // I was talking to a friend recently, and he said, “We go to dark places when we’re by ourselves.” Now, he, like me, tends toward the melancholic. We wander into those dark places a little more frequently and a little more willingly than others.  But I think wandering into the dark […]

Lost in the Dark

Marianna Schmiesing, Soul, Trust

In today’s episode, we interview our very first guest: Clare McCallan. Clare is a spoken word poet and artist who is passionate about speaking truth into young people’s lives especially regarding the reality of sin and living in this broken world. She is not afraid to talk about hard topics and often uses her poetry […]

S01 E02: Finding Fruit in Loneliness with Clare McCallan

Podcast, Season One