Resources by Becky Wilson

Becky Wilson, a Regular Contributor to For The Church, is a stay-at-home mom and formerly a pastor's wife for nearly twenty years. She is married to Jared, and they live with their two daughters in Missouri. Becky blogs on "food and home for the glory of God" at

Jun 9, 2015

Tucking Them In by Becky Wilson

I'm finding these days that tucking my children in to bed has much more to do with securing the edges of life than the edges of blankets.

Jun 18, 2015

Trusting God To Do and Trusting God To Be by Becky Wilson

I have discovered that there is quite a massive chasm between trusting God to do and trusting God to be. So what's the difference?

Jan 20, 2016

This Is How I Know The Gospel Is True by Becky Wilson

This is something that I never could have orchestrated on my own.

May 20, 2015

The Fullness of Empty Spaces by Becky Wilson

By God’s design, my family keeps growing and spreading. Certainly aspects of that are incredibly difficult. But when I think of the treasured people in my life that I never would have met had I not moved around as much as I did, and when I anticipate the hope of that happening again, that tastes pretty sweet to me.

Jul 24, 2015

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times

Life as a Pastor's Wife

It’s so very hard but so very worth it. It's the best of times but the worst of times. Somehow simultaneously.

Feb 3, 2016

Honored To Be Dishonored by Becky Wilson

Sometimes ministry life is downright gut-wrenching and heart-breaking. But that's not quite the whole story.

Sep 9, 2015

Eating To Make God Happy by Becky Wilson

What do you suppose it might look like to eat or drink to the glory of God?

Oct 14, 2015

Dealing With Accusation As A Pastor's Wife by Becky Wilson

Recently, I’ve been asked if I have any insight as to how to deal with people who treat their pastors and pastors’ wives disrespectfully. It’s sadly epidemic, which probably surprises most people. The truth is, I have no idea why grown, seemingly mature believers behave this way. It makes no sense to me. Except for this . . .

Aug 19, 2015

Chasing Sunsets by Becky Wilson

Oh, that I might treat the glory of God like a sunset!

Dec 17, 2015

Can Savoring Food Be An Act of Worship? by Becky Wilson

Why do you suppose He gave us such a gorgeously diverse menu to choose from when we feed ourselves? Couldn't He have fed us simple manna every day?

May 7, 2015

A Prayer for the Pastor's Wife by Becky Wilson

A prayer that the pastor's wife will be eternally fascinated and astonished by the gospel and that it will transform every aspect of her life.

Jan 13, 2016

3 Ways the Gospel Impacts Our Gratitude by Becky Wilson

The gospel re-establishes our identity so that we understand who we are in light of whose we are.