Exactly What Is Women’s Ministry in the Church? An Interview with Jacki King

Episode #779
December 13, 2022
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Jacki C. King is a respected and popular Bible teacher, conference speaker, and ministry leader. She has a passion for seeing women fall in love with Jesus and His Word while challenging them to be on mission in their homes, workplaces, and communities. Jacki is a native Texan who now lives in Central Arkansas with her husband Josh, who is a Lead Pastor, along with their three boys. Jacki holds a bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies and Ministry to Women from Criswell College and a Master of Arts in Theological Studies from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Church Answers is blessed to have more women become a part of the community. Some of these women are directly involved in the women’s ministry in the congregation. In an interview with Jacki King, director of women’s discipleship, Thom explores the changing world of this ministry.

  • Just who is Jacki King? How did you get involved in this ministry?
  • How does women’s ministry (or women’s discipleship) play out in many churches?
  • Are women sometimes hesitant to take a ministry role or leadership role in a church? If so, why?
  • Tell us what you are doing at Church Answers.



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