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Inside Secrets: Things You'd Never Guess About Being a Pastor's Wife

  • Broadcast in Women
Marnie Swedberg

Marnie Swedberg


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During this hour with Marnie and guest, Joyce Thrasher, you'll discover:

  • A fact that may shock you, especially considering the visibility of her position.
  • How assumptions can lead to disappointment, and what to do about them.
  • The unique perspectives of pastors’ wives.
  • The hidden hurt all pastors’ wives experience.
  • Her #1 frustration with her role and how you can help support her.
  • One thing a pastor’s wife can do that will make everything else more enjoyable.
  • How unrealistic expectations of perfection hurt otherwise beautiful families.
  • The one part of life pastors and their wives refuse to share with the congregation.

Joyce Thrasher is a writer/speaker who served 13 years as a pastor’s wife. Joyce taught women’s studies and started incredible ministries, including one to women working at local strip clubs. Learn more at