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Heroes of the Faith: Jeremiah, the Weeping Prophet

There’s a first time for everything. Usually, in this Women of the Way space, we discuss and study significant women of the Bible. Sometimes, we even learn about women of faith through the stories of history. For the first time on WoW, however,  let’s study some men who were also great Heroes of the Faith. Just as if their lives were like a garden of roses, through their ministries, they […]

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3 Things to Remember When Your Ministry Feels like Thorns

I love roses! The year I turned 18 my boyfriend (who eventually became my husband…you’ll understand why) gave me 18 roses for my birthday! I know, right! Completely shocked and delighted, this romantic gesture, the first of its kind in my life, sealed the deal in my mind that I wanted this guy to stick around….forever! Those roses were the best and most beautiful I’ve ever received! When they opened […]

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How I learned not to need ministry more than God….

I don’t need ministry anymore, and I’ve never been more fulfilled!! Stay with me….. Early on in my 20’s, I was such a zealous thing. I grew up in a family where our lives revolved around ministry, and I loved it! I was the good-girl, preacher’s kid who didn’t rebel. I wanted more than anything to sing, teach, volunteer….anything! I genuinely wanted to serve God in a real and effective […]

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