By Joe Mckeever on Oct 21, 2017
"A pastor’s wife’s greatest ministry is to her husband first, and her children second."
By Brian Croft on Dec 2, 2017
Pastors, we must lead our wives well to capture a fruitful balance.
By Adam Russell on Feb 12, 2020
This is the sort of admission that reveals just how mysterious marriage--and preaching--can be.
By Joe Mckeever on May 10, 2019
Joe McKeever: "She has the best seat in the house and the hardest job."
By Brian Croft on Jan 20, 2018
Many of you knew I was on a trip with my 13 year-old son recently. What was the occasion? My wife and I promised each of our children when they turned 13 years old, they would get to take a special trip with one of us.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 25, 2017
Here are the top ten expectations imposed upon these ladies...
By Charles Stone on Feb 22, 2019
Eight in ten pastors’ wives say they feel unappreciated or unaccepted by their husband’s congregations. Charles Stone and his wife give insight into how to protect your spouse and your marriage during the sometimes difficult calling of pastoral ministry.
By Ron Edmondson on Dec 17, 2019
Sometimes we do the wrong thing before we even knew we did the wrong thing.
By Charles Stone on Oct 22, 2019
One survey discovered that 85 percent of pastors' wives feel unprepared for the ministry lifestyle.
By Ron Edmondson on Jan 22, 2020
Years of training and counseling have given Ron Edmondson some insights into the unique relationship of pastors and pastors' wives.
By Josh Reich on May 3, 2019
It's hard to do but incredibly helpful to your church. Your marriage is unique because of who you are and who your wife is.
By Sermoncentral on Feb 13, 2021
1 Timothy 3:2 records that "the overseer is to be above reproach, faithful to his wife . . .". This means that marriage is a crucial element for a pastor. But what happens when you drift apart?
By Joe Mckeever on Feb 4, 2020
Earlier this year, author and pastor Joe McKeever lost his beloved wife of more than 50 years, Margaret. In this moving article, he reflects on what it means to "adjust" to the new reality--and how faith requires an adjustment, as well.
By Lance Witt on Feb 9, 2021
I confess to you that I am a hurrier. I wish I had a dollar for every time my kids have heard me say in an agitated tone “Hurry up!” Sometimes I walk in a hurry and leave my wife behind. When I have to wait in line, or a flight gets delayed, or there is dead time in a worship service, or someone is telling a long story, I find myself internally saying, “Could you please hurry up?”
By Lance Witt on Aug 15, 2016
Respect is a big deal to me. I am so blessed to have a wife who has always affirmed her respect for me. I can’t begin to tell you how life-giving that has been. Through the years as a pastor, the most consistent message I have given to wives is this…”Your husband can do without a lot of things, but the ONE thing he cannot do without is RESPECT.” It’s not just true in marriage, it is also true in leadership.