My 2011 Lesson from the Beach


 If you’ve read many of my blog posts, especially the more personal and inspirational ones, you’ve seen my love for the beach. It is a place where, as a leader I can really get away from the ministry responsibilities, chill out, and see the hand of God as I enjoy the peace and beauty of the Gulf Coast tides and white sands.  This year, I asked God what He wnted to teach me … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Overcome Discouragement as a Leader

As women’s ministry leaders, we do our best to plan a strong ministry. We make countless sacrifices that often go unnoticed.  However, we cannot please everyone and discouragement lurks in the dark. The enemy is just ready to pounce on us and “steal, kill, and destroy” our joy.Author, Speaker, and Bible Study Leader, Martha Lawley certainly has plenty of ministry experience. … [Read more...]