The "First Lady" of a church is the pastor's wife. The Bible does not set any specific roles for the pastor's wife, but she typically supports her husband's calling and works with him to perform God's work.

Our Lady of Medjugorje is the title given to the Virgin Mary by people who believe she appeared to six children in Medjugorje in 1981. Our Lady of Medjugorje is also referred to as the Queen of Peace.

Our Lady of Medjugorje is the name given to visions believed to be of the Virgin Mary. The sightings are so named because since 1981 the Virgin Mary is said to have made appearances in the village of Medjugorje, located ...


To encourage an overwhelmed pastor's wife, remind her that God loves her just the way she is. Let her know that other people love and appreciate her, too.

Church members can honor their pastor's wife by extending grace, kindness, and understanding to her and her family, recognizing that the job of the pastor's wife is often difficult and lonely. They can also attempt to ea...

A pastor's wife's duties are to be a help-meet and support her husband and volunteer in tasks in which she is specifically gifted. No other duties are defined for a pastor's wife.

In the Baptist Church, a deaconess is often the wife of the deacon. However, in many instances, a deaconess is chosen so that there is a female to fulfill the role of deacon when a male deacon would be inappropriate.