Joyce Meyer became a minister because of her sense of personal calling. She began teaching the Bible at Life Christian Center in Fenton, Missouri, and became the associate minister within a few years. The congregation became one of the leading charismatic churches in the area because of her popular sermons.
Meyer traces her calling to ministry to her deep unhappiness, which drove her deeper into Christian faith. Joyce Meyer is a charismatic author and speaker. She has a candid style of communication and openly shares her personal experiences for the benefit of others. Her ministry has its headquarters near St. Louis, Missouri.