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Erin Wheeler

Erin is a member of University Baptist Church in Fayetteville, Ark., where her husband Brad serves as the Lead Pastor. She is the mother of four children, a labor & delivery nurse, a Bible teacher, speaker, cohost of the Priscilla Talk podcast and author of The Good Portion-The Church: Delighting in the Doctrine of the Church.

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The Privilege and Power of a Praying Pastor’s Wife

There are sacrifices for a ministry wife, but there are also tremendous blessings. Learning how to pray for my husband and his ministry took time as God weaned my heart from my desires and beckoned me to come to Him.

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Pastor, Loving Your Weary Wife is an Investment Worth Making

Pastor, is your wife weary and worn from ministry life? Does she feel the expectations of others creep up and squeeze the joy out of her? Here are three reminders to you, as a pastor, as you love and cherish your wife.