Thrive

Women Thriving in Ministry

Women Thriving in Ministry–Introduction

May 18, 2022

This series explores the areas of preaching, leadership, collegiality, flourishing and women in the workplace to help you navigate the challenges of ministry. Our guest presenters are Jessica LaGrone, Mary Katherine Nader, Ashlee Alley Crawford, […]


Women Thriving in Ministry–WorkPlace

May 18, 2022

In this video, we explore topics that are specific to being a woman in ministry. This includes being an advocate for yourself and communicating that to others, what to wear for different events, how to […]


Women Thriving in Ministry–Leadership

May 18, 2022

In this video, we explore ways to effectively supervise staff and cast vision for the future whether you’re a young or seasoned leader. We talk about gaining trust, building confidence and the power of prayer. […]


Women Thriving in Ministry–Preaching

May 18, 2022

Ministry is interruption and you need to plan for it! This video explores the area of preaching and how to craft a meaningful sermon with the other ministry responsibilities a pastor has. A variety of […]


Women Thriving in Ministry–Flourishing

May 18, 2022

We want to help you truly thrive in ministry and to recognize when you are truly flourishing! For some, flourishing means having space to walk in your gifts. It doesn’t mean that every part of […]


Women Thriving in Ministry–Collegiality

May 18, 2022

As humans, we are created and called to be in community, and as clergy women, we especially need others who support and understand our experiences. Relationships with colleagues we trust gives us space to be […]


Dr. Cynthia Davis

June 3, 2021

Dr. Cynthia Davis is the superintendent of the Mississippi River District of the Memphis Conference of the United Methodist Church. Dr. Davis served as a nurse for 24 years and later as a nursing instructor. […]


Chad and Leslie Seagraves: Men and Women Serving Together

June 3, 2021

Chad and Leslie are motivational teachers and speakers whose greatest passion is to see the Great Commission completed in their lifetime. In 2000, they co-founded 10/40 Connections which seeks to meet tangible needs through the […]


Women in the Church, Academy & World

April 13, 2021

Rev. Jessica LaGrone, Dean of Chapel; Dr. A. Sue Russell, Professor of Mission and Contextual Studies; and Dr. Maria Russell Kenny, Assistant Professor of Christian Ethics, share their experiences in a conversation about “Women in […]


Women Thriving in Ministry Lunch

April 13, 2021

Free Methodist Bishop Linda Adams shares about her ministry. Prior to serving as bishop, she has led International Child Care Ministries, a vibrant global FM movement in 33 countries.