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December 14, 2017 by Susie Hawkins | Flourish - Ministry Wives
Regardless of how many times I read the Christmas story, I am struck by how the entire narrative centers on a mother and her baby. The King of the Universe, Creator, Redeemer, miracle-working, healing God came into the world via a young woman’s womb. He was born in the normal, human way and grew...
December 11, 2017 by Tish Hedger | Flourish - Ministry Wives
It was a quiet night in my house; my toddler was sleeping, my teenager was busy and my husband was working. It was the perfect opportunity to slip out into the city to wander around a nearby shopping center. With my head down against the cold, I watched the Christmas lights reflect on the damp...
December 7, 2017 by Michelle Reyes | Flourish - Ministry Wives
As mothers, we can use books to have intentional conversations with our kids about biblical topics and incorporate the language of the Bible into their everyday lives, regardless of age. My son loves to read, and I've found that the more Christian books I read with him, the more his biblical...
December 4, 2017 by Susie Hawkins | Flourish - Ministry Wives
In this podcast episdoe, Kathy Ferguson Litton and Susie Hawkins chat about parenting. As seasoned moms with adult children, they look back on their own parenting journeys and share what they've learned.
November 30, 2017 by Amy Rager | Flourish - Ministry Wives
The gospel is immeasurably powerful. Scripture is sharper than any two-edged sword; It glorifies the power of God and defines His gift of salvation. As promised in the Bible, the Spirit of God gives us words to say and strength to say them. So sharing the gospel should be easy, right? What do we...
November 27, 2017 by Shauna Pilgreen | Flourish - Ministry Wives
Ministry in San Francisco has been better and harder than I expected. Better because it’s not my message nor my method. Harder because it’s not my message nor my method. I call the city by the bay, the second most densely populated land, the most expensive place in America, my home. The nations...
November 20, 2017 by Kathy Ferguson Litton | Flourish - Ministry Wives
One of the simplest reasons why people are lost is their refusal to accept Christ. However, if you were to ask people why, there would be as many answers as there are lost souls. In Ephesians the apostle Paul, under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, gave insight into lostness. First, he said...
November 16, 2017 by Jenna Fleming | Flourish - Ministry Wives
It is interesting how the enemy can use ministry to keep Christians away from our mission, and pastors’ wives are no exception. Let’s face it, our calendars fill up quickly with church events, Bible studies, small groups and other activities leaving little room for engagement with those outside...

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