“I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a servant of the Lord of the church in Cenchrea. I ask you to receive her in the Lord in a way worthy of the saints and to give her any help she may need from you, for she has been a great help to many people, including me.” Romans 16:1-2
Women in ministry in Conservative Mennonite Conference work faithfully in so many different ways, according to their personalities and giftings.
- Keeping confidences – protecting the dignities of people
- Teaching and encouraging
- Listening and supporting
- Sacrificing and challenging
- Experiencing pain and complicated relationships because of your ministry
- Loved and approved by God
Many of you are pastors’ wives. Some of you are leading a ministry in one of the conference agencies, churches, or in your community.
Please look over the resources on this section of the website. If you are a CMC pastor’s wife and would like to receive weekly articles written by women in ministry in CMC and posted on a private Facebook page, please email Louise Yoder at firstname.lastname@example.org.