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Letting Him Write Your Story!

By: Jennifer Mills
As I sit here at my laptop this morning reflecting on 15 years of ministry, I think back to my 22-year-old self---newlywed and on the cusp of such a beautiful journey of life and ministry. But, oh my goodness, that dewy-eyed newlywed had no idea what was to come. We've all heard the statement "hindsight is 20/20". We see and can understand so clearly when looking in the rear-view mirror, but in the moment, when we are praying, seeking and leaning into the Lord for clarity and discernment, it's hard to see the big picture.
Over the last 15 years of marriage and full-time ministry, if I've learned ANYTHING it has been to embrace the posture of "surrender" in my life. Surrender is so much more than that moment of salvation - in surrendering your life to the Lord. The Lord has taught me that it is a daily decision in my life....

God Knows…the Time & Pain

The woman on the other end of the line just kept talking.  I was still processing. "It's just that some of us feel that Pastor has over stayed his time......," she continued.  I heard myself ask, "Why do ya'll feel this way?" Why in the world did I keep this conversation going?  Why was it necessary for this woman to tell me by phone what others were feeling?  How many others were there?  When did I need to start packing?

And then it happened....I heard myself ask, "So I am assuming that the people you are referring including yourself have been praying and fasting concerning Pastor, his time here and our church?" Silence on the other end of the phone, I continued, "I know that Pastor has been praying long hours.  He has fasted and he has sought God's direction."  And then it came, "Well, maybe Pastor is not hearing from God," she answered flatly. ...