Interview with a Pastor’s Wife: Gloria Johnston

Interview with a Pastor’s Wife: Gloria Johnston

It can sometimes be intimidating for pastors or pastor’s wives when former pastors and wives are a part of one’s congregation. I never had that feeling over the years that Ron and Gloria Johnston called the church “home” in which my husband is currently the pastor. We have felt nothing but support and encouragement from […]

Interview With a Pastor’s Wife: Karen Stiller

Interview With a Pastor’s Wife: Karen Stiller

Karen and I were connected through a local pastor here in Ontario who has been developing a ministry for small churches called Small Church Connections. She is the senior editor for the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada’s magazine Faith Today.  I was privileged to do a podcast with Karen about the Flowers ministry this past winter. 

Interview With a Pastor’s Wife: Valerie Ponder

Interview With a Pastor’s Wife: Valerie Ponder

Interview questions: Where did you grow up? How did where you grew up contribute to preparing you for life in small-town pastoral ministry?   I grew up in Brazil as a Missionary Kid/Pastor’s Kid. As a missionary family, we ministered in settings from small churches in a large city, to a larger church in a smaller […]

Interview With a Pastor’s Wife: Mary Courts

Interview With a Pastor’s Wife: Mary Courts

Interview questions: Where did you grow up? How did where you grew up contribute to preparing you for life in small-town pastoral ministry?   I grew up in a suburb of Denver, Colorado and really was a “city girl.” My sole claim to “rural” experience was a high school boyfriend who was from a small […]