When I first got saved I used to look at leaders as if they were God Himself. I thought they were super spiritual people who floated through life on a cloud of anointing that allowed them to do everything perfectly. I thought they had ALL the answers, surely they must have a direct line to […]
Kyria has an awesome mandate to encourage, equip and release women to take up the roles of leadership they are called to. This is a powerful and inspiring God-given call, and we are determined to do whatever we can to facilitate what God is doing in His Kingdom in the arena of women and […]
Do you remember what it was like to walk alongside your Dad when you were only a child? I remember being close to a run to try and keep pace with his long strides, but desperately trying to make it look like I was still only walking… at least technically! It wasn’t even that he […]
In the end, one of the things that made me decide that rocking the boat was my only option was the knowledge that if I stayed and kept my mouth shut, my then seventeen year old daughter would not have the opportunity to learn that gender should never disqualify her from senior leadership in church if that was what she was called to.
Don’t ever let anyone tell you that ministry isn’t lonely. All of us who have any word that means “leader” in our role description know that when it comes to the crunch, good advisers are scarce. My early years of ministry were among the loneliest of my life. Rick and I had been unceremoniously […]