A help for ministry wives

Honoring Pastor’s Wives

This page is dedicated to the many pastor’s wives that labor tirelessly to serve others, and most importantly her husband. I was asked to come up with a page of hints and poems for honoring Pastor’s Wives. May God bless as you seek to honor “the Pastor’s Wife”! October is “Pastor Appreciation Month”. Here are […]


I Surrender, Some There Shall Be Sprinkles of Blessings Fill My Spoon, Lord Oh, How I Like Jesus He’s Quite a Bit to Me I Love to Talk About Telling the Story Take My Life and Let Me Be It Is My Secret What God Can Do There Is Scattered Cloudiness in My Soul Today […]

I Am the Preacher’s Wife

I am the woman who proudly sits in the shadows as her husband stands in the light. I am the one who knows her husband is a gift from God, and so I give him back to my Lord through his full-time service. Often times, I am so lonely for him because I share him […]

Ideas from Readers

DeRonna Riddick, PW from Hamilton, OH sent this GREAT suggestion for the CHILDREN of missionary families. My class sent the child a “birthday box”. We sent everything needed for a birthday party: decorations, party favors, table cloth & napkins, candles, box of cake mix, can of icing, sprinkles, packets of kool aid, candy, games, and […]


Would you have to change your clothes before you let Him in? Or hide some magazines, and put the Bible where they’d been? Would you hide your worldly music and put some hymn books out? Could you let Jesus walk right in, or would you rush about?   And I wonder.. if the Savior spent […]

Jar Recipe Hints

Ideas on Decorating the Jar:   These always look so nice when people take the time to be creative when finishing them up. I like to use pinking shears when finishing the edges. Pretty ribbon to match, lace, or raffia can be used to tie around the lid when finished. I also like to tie […]

Jar Recipes

These recipes for GIFTS IN A JAR, would be wonderful to use for a variety of things! This is perfect on a pastor’s wife’s budget! A few suggestions for use I have would be: a gift to leave when visiting new families that have visited your church. A gift from you, the pastor’s family, to […]


When my husband was pastoring a church in PA, I had an abundance of wonderful, caring, and loving ladies in my church! There was one lady though, that I COULD NOT have gotten by without, as far as being a pastor’s wife goes. My purpose in writing this page in honor of her, is for […]

Misc. Jar Recipes

Recipes for Kids Crafts and Snacks     Play Dough   You’ll need the following: 1 cup of flour 1 cup of salt 1 Tablespoon of cream of tartar (For coloring: jello, foodcoloring, or kool-aide)   **************************** Attach these instructions to the jar: Mix all of the ingredients in a pan with 1 cup of […]

Mission Cupboard Ideas

Here are a few suggestions for stocking your mission cupboard: Over the counter medicines, vitamins, hair care products, hair barrettes and pony tail holders, breath mints, gum, thank you notes, stationary, stamps, note cards, pens and pencils, car toy games, coloring books and crayons, construction and notebook paper, motor oil, windshield wiper fluid, antifreeze, cans […]