Leighann is the senior pastor's wife at Thompson Station Church, Thompson Station, Tennessee and our guest blogger today. Consider how you are making deposits and withdrawals in  lives of others and in the Kingdom.Many years ago my husband Tom and I met a pastor that served a growing church north of us. He was nearing retirement age and was a great man of wisdom. He told Tom that leading the … [Read more...]

This post focuses on other things we should or should not do as we love on and walk beside our ministers’ wives in our churches. Share these with your women’s ministry leadership team and find ways to support these wives on an ongoing basis.  1.    Do not assume your ministers’ wife WANTS to be a leader or member of your leadership team.  Find out what … [Read more...]

Guest blogger, Jennifer Landrith is the wife of David  who serves as the senior pastor at Long Hollow Baptist Church, Hendersonville, Tennessee, where they have been for 13 years.  She shares with ministry wives the essential need for unity in the body of Christ. Ephesians 4:3 – “Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.”I have … [Read more...]

 In seeking to support your minister spouse, do you ever forget who you are? And do you ever feel like you can’t even be who you are really for fear of how it will reflect on the church or your husband? Listen as two wives share their hearts to encourage you in the assignment God blessed you with.Join us at 12 PM (Central) as we speak with our guests about the blessings and struggles of … [Read more...]

Of course, and play the piano and teach the children and cook a big Sunday meal for anyone and, and and…..Right! OK, seriously, if this is your assumption, then you must also thing each woman in the church has a pre-arranged ministry to lead and you know just what it is!  How many of us, pastor’s wife or not, have served out of obligation or “because someone else … [Read more...]

Ministers’ Wives, if you missed this   special web cast just for you!   It's not too late!  We  interviewed minister's wives LIVE from our National Women's Leadership Forum!Click here to view the web cast!LifeWay Women Live AT WOMEN’S FORUM: Ministers’ Wives GET REAL to Connect All Generations of Minister’s Wives! with guest … [Read more...]

If you were able to join us at the 2011 Women's Leadership Forum, you were blessed with the opportunity to get to hear from one of women's ministry's most prized leaders, Esther Burroughs.Below you will find the link to an audio file that will give you access to our final session of the Forum this year as Esther reminds us that we truly are "All In This Together" "All In This … [Read more...]

Ministers’ Wives don’t miss this special web cast just for you!  We will be interviewing minister's wives LIVE from our National Women's Leadership Forum!Don't miss this special webcast on Thursday,  November 10th at 9:30 a.m. (Central Time) LifeWay Women Live AT WOMEN’S FORUM: Ministers’ Wives GET REAL to Connect All Generations of Minister’s Wives! with … [Read more...]