Allyson Todd

Allyson Todd is an associate editor and intern for women’s initiatives at For The Church. She holds an undergrad degree from Spurgeon College, a dual major in Christian Ministry (missions emphasis) and Humanities. She also holds a Masters of Divinity at Midwestern Seminary where she works full time as the Assistant Director of Events for Student Life. Allyson is a member and the deacon of Women's Ministry at Wornall Road Baptist Church in Kansas City, MO. Her ultimate desire is to continue learning more about the Word of God and equipping women to make disciples. You can follow her on Twitter at @_allysontodd.

Jul 19

Lament For The Man In The Mugshot by Allyson Todd

If our eyes are fixed forward on the promise of eternity, we can both mourn and have hope.

May 17

The Holy Spirit Changes Everything by Allyson Todd

Do I believe that the Holy Spirit can overcome any sin, heal any wound, or provide any strength that you and I might need?

Apr 5

He is Risen – Now What? by Allyson Todd

The fact that Jesus rose from the grave is the easiest and most simple answer to our most difficult and complex questions in life.

Mar 24

Friendship Costs Considerably But Blesses Infinitely by Allyson Todd

The blessing of friendship on this earth points to the eternal blessing of communion with God and His people forevermore.

Feb 17

Less About The Fence, More About The Playground: Female Ambition and Complementarian Culture by Allyson Todd

What joy and goodness wait for the church when women are encouraged to sprint full-force into the playground where they can use their gifts in any and every way possible.

Jan 25

The Light of Weakness by Allyson Todd

Even if we momentarily have strength that surpasses all others, we are sure to face a reckoning of weakening.

Dec 21

Ye, Beneath Life’s Crushing Load by Allyson Todd

The Incarnation sounds the trumpet of our desperate need for a Savior acquainted with grief.

Nov 16

Life is Fleeting, God is Forever by Allyson Todd

Though we are not promised ease of life as we look forward to 2021, we are promised eternal life that gives enduring hope.

Oct 19

Intellectual Disabilities and The Church by Allyson Todd

The church would look more like heaven if those with intellectual disabilities were fully integrated in the life and ministry of the church.

Sep 21

The Siblinghood of the Saints by Allyson Todd

We do not exist to be used by one another but rather loved by one another.