Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from June, 2015

Job Description for a Pastor's Wife

One of the hardest things for a pastor's wife is knowing her assignment. There is no job description for a pastor's wife outlined in scripture.

Confusion often comes when people in the church think they know the God-ordained role of the pastor's wife. This is based upon the church member's background, stereotypes and personal expectations and of course these widely vary from person to person. 

To add to the challenge, many will outright tell their pastor's wife what they expect. Or, they will refrain from telling the pastor's wife personally and instead spread the word to others about what she should be doing. (And are more than likely not doing, and therefore, displeasing them.)

Here is truth that we know...

The pastor's wife is the wife of the pastor.

That's the definitive truth on this subject. So how does it get so mangled and misconstrued?

Through people's preferences, and false expectations. 

Beyond the pastor's wife being a daughter of God…

10 Songs That Will Get You Through!!

10 Things To Say to Encourage a Friend

You are not aloneMy heart is with you.I understand.This makes me sad on your behalf. Would you like to talk about it?What can I do to help?Call me anytime, day or night. (Make sure you answer!)I’m praying.How can I specifically pray for you? Just want you to know you are totally awesome because ______________.