3 Pieces of Advice for Future Church Planter’s Wives

As we have planted, I’ve had many prospective church plant women approach me asking for advice. “What do I need to know or anticipate with church planting?” “What should I do to prepare for church planting?” This question was always hard to answer. Since I’m a person who needs to process things over time (to…

Lesson #3: Red Flags for a Rotten Core

Building a united and effective church planting team is challenging, but the success of the church plant hinges on it. You must be careful and look for signs that potential team members do not appear to be a root to potential problems.  But, before you look at team members look at your own leadership. Be…

Lesson #2: Combat with Silly Tongues

What do we do when we are the center of gossip?  How do we go about that? First, take your injuries to your Heavenly Father who is always waiting for you to run to Him.  He is always ready to listen to us; whether we are hurt, excited, or just mediocre. Second, we must check…

Silly Tongues

My jaw dropped.  My heart raced.  My face flushed.  I was being called out in front of an entire classroom full of my teenage, female peers.  I was an accomplice in a hurtful display of gossip and treachery- and I was caught.  I found myself, tears pouring down my face while burning a hole into…