There is something new and exciting happening this year for pastors’ wives and former pastors’ wives who have been through a difficult time, or need a pause to rest. We are having a ministry retreat in South Carolina near Charleston. It will be OCTOBER 12-15, 2023. We would love for you to be part! YouContinue reading “Haven of Hope Retreat”
Author Archives: silentlybleeding
She Came for the One
Taking time for the one that is lonely or hurting is crucial. You can powerfully impact your world by reaching the one.
Looking for Hope?
Hey Pastor’s Wife! Looking for a place to belong? We have a place for you.
…the key to living a joy-filled life.
We are honored to have Jelly Valimont, author and speaker, and leader of our private Facebook group: Silently Bleeding: Hope for the Pastor’s Widow, share this guest post with us today. Being in ministry is difficult, challenging, and at times frustrating. It is even more so when people are involved! Seriously. Someone once told meContinue reading “Boundaries”
What is it about a new year that suggests the idea of change? There’s something in most of us that stirs a desire to do the thing…lose weight, start an exercise plan, read more, pray more, and the list goes on. Years ago, I stopped making New Year’s resolutions because they just don’t work forContinue reading “Jump Start”
Behind Closed Doors
What is your life like behind closed doors? Our congregants only see what we want them to see for the most part.
The Problem with Assuming
Have you ever assumed something about someone later to find out you were wrong? Me too! I’ve read that statistically, most assumptions are wrong. You might assume that a lady in your church didn’t text you back because she doesn’t like you and later find out she never received your text. Something similar happened toContinue reading “The Problem with Assuming”
Designed to Need Each Other
Are you feeling lonely? Feeling like no body understands what you are going through? Girl, I get it. You aren’t alone in this. In fact, many of us pastors’ wives feel this way or have felt this way at some time. I think it’s one of the biggest tactics the devil uses to distract us.Continue reading “Designed to Need Each Other”
When God Disappoints
Have you ever prayed desperate prayers and it felt like God wasn’t listening?