WALKING THROUGH INFIDELITY WITH OTHERS
A question we wrestle with each time we enter into crisis with someone is, “how can I ‘be in it’ without it consuming me. It’s such a deep well of pain – how can I touch it without slipping into that abyss?” In this article, we’ll touch on several things we’ve learned (through hard knocks but also by consulting with people with more training and experience).
WHEN CHURCH HURTS
How to love God’s Church even when she’s unlovable. 3 nuggets to hold onto.
THE ROLE OF EMOTIONS IN YOUR LEADERSHIP: LETTING THEM HELP NOT HINDER US
emotions aren’t bad. The capacity to feel emotion is a gift. I believe all emotions, positive and negative, are intended to help us pay attention to things that need attention.
BEING A TEAM IN MINISTRY – AS A COUPLE
Do you ever find yourself thinking, “I want to be ‘in it” together, but it usually still feels like ‘his’ thing. How can we build more ‘teamness’?”
WHY INTENTIONAL REFLECTION IS CRUCIAL AND HOW TO DO IT
Why Intentional Reflection is Crucial and How to do it Look Back To Move Forward “We do not learn from experience…we learn from reflecting on experience.” -John Dewey Sometimes I’ve fallen into the false assumption that hard knocks automatically produce wisdom....
YOUR FRAGRANT OFFERING THIS CHRISTMAS: A GIFT TO JESUS ONLY YOU CAN GIVE
As you and your family lead God's People in the celebration of our Jesus' birth, may you remember that your sacrifices this season are a fragrant offering to the Lord. You share in Jesus' anointing as you bring hope, freedom, comfort, and the Good News of Jesus to a...
Our advent prayer for you (our pastor’s wife) and your ministry family
Please let us pray for you
Doing holidays as a Ministry family
2 great ideas to help your ministry family be more intentional about celebrating Jesus.
Holiday helps for Christian parents of LGBTQ+ kids
TAKE A BREATH AND LET’S DIG INTO THIS TOGETHER…
NOT YOUR MAMMA’S PASTOR’S WIFE
There's an old stereotype of Pastors' and Ministry wives that I hope is fully out of fashion. I don't see it, but I also know that I'm not in a highly traditional setting. I've also been pretty intentional in all of our ministry settings to not allow the expectations...
WHAT ARE THE EXPECTATIONS? (Worksheet)
Please click the link below to download and print. WHAT ARE THE EXPECTATIONS? (PRINTABLE WORKSHEET)
WHO AM I, IF NOT A PASTOR’S WIFE?
What my husband’s resignation meant for my identity as a pastor’s wife.
NO COOKIE CUTTER PASTOR’S WIFE: TIPS ON LEAVING BEHIND EXPECTATIONS
Your church’s view of a PW is likely a compilation of all the PW’s they have ever had, and they are trying to figure out where you, as an individual, fit in.
I SAID I’D NEVER BE A PASTOR’S WIFE: WHY I DIDN’T THINK I FIT THE MOLD
I thought I had to compromise who I am to be a pastor’s wife. I thought His calling to ministry would only threaten my own.
I NEED AN ANSWER – QUICK! LONGING TO HEAR GOD’S VOICE AS A MINISTRY WIFE
when others expect God to be loud to me – but He’s often quiet