Resources for Pastors’ Wives

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100 Ways to Love Your Husband

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As we begin another busy week I want us to focus on our husbands today, and recommend a book written by Lisa Jacobson 100 Ways to Love Your Husband. I dare say as busy as our lives get with ministry, we are all guilty of neglecting our husbands at times. This simple read gives us 100 reminders of ways to love our husbands. I hope you will purchase the book. Here is a snippet on the book and a little…

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You Can Still Wear Cute Shoes

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Have you ever asked the question “Where’s the manual for this job of being a pastor’s wife”? I dare say we have all asked that question at some point in our ministry life. I would like to recommend a book to you that I believe every pastor’s wife will enjoy and glean something from. The book is You Can Still Wear Cute Shoes by Lisa McKay. Below is the synopsis from the back of the book. When most women think…

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What Your Heart Needs for the Hard Days

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We all have bad or hard days and sometimes more often than we would like. I want to recommend a small encouraging book by Holly Gerth, What Your Heart Needs for the Hard Days. It has 52 encouraging truths to hold on to when we are having a hard day along with a journal at the end of each for us to journal what our hearts are saying to God and what God is saying to us. Here is the…

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Ministering to Problem People

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We don’t have to be in ministry very long to realize there are difficult people in our ministries. What do we do with those people? We must minister to them in spite of the difficulty. It is hard at times to show grace to those people but that is what Jesus would do. I want to recommend a book to you, Ministering to Problem People in Your Church by Marshall Shelley. While the book is written more for the pastor,…

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Love and Respect

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During the month of February we all think about “love” and some of us have a wonderful loving husband and some may have a husband that is allowing ministry to rob him of his love for his wife. And many times the church has become the other woman. We as pastors’ wives and our husbands think that we must put on this mask that everything is just fine in our marriage because after all, what would the church think if…

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