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...]

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...]

I know you ministers’ wives will be blessed by these thoughts from Grace Clausing.  She gives some very practical help as you journey in ministry."An unsung hero—that’s what you could call a minister’s wife. Rarely do church members comprehend how much the pastor’s spouse endures and gives up for her husband’s job. The calling is tough, and many feel … [Read more...]

I recently interviewed Jane Crick, a minister’s wife from Saddleback Church , Lake Forest, California.   Her husband, Tom, is the director of Men’s Ministry at Saddleback Church.  I ask her some thought provoking questions and want to share her responses to them on this post.What is one of the best things about being a minister's wife? Knowing that my husband is … [Read more...]

One question we have gotten at our YOULead training event  is “What do you do when the pastor’s wife is not on board with the women’s ministry?” I have heard this many times before.  We would probably all love for our pastor’s wife to support and participate in what we are doing with women in the church.  But do we EXPECT it as a part of her role? I do … [Read more...]