She has helped thousands of Christian women across the globe through her ministry, Proverbs 31 Ministries.
Yet Lysa Terkeurst’s advice became even more personal when she experienced infidelity in her marriage, before reconciling, only to experience infidelity a second time that ultimately led to divorce.
While Lysa, or anyone for that matter, would have wished for a completely different story, Romans 8:28 proved true; the Lord does work all things together for the good of those who love him.
The author and speaker turned her pain to paper, creating a series of books that both told her story, while giving godly, biblical wisdom and therapeutic assistance to those who’ve experienced broken relationships.
From It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way, to Forgiving What You Can’t Forget and Good Boundaries and Goodbyes, the Florida native continues to help those in pain with her new devotional series, You’re Going to Make It: 50 Morning and Evening Devotions to Unrush Your Mind, Uncomplicate Your Heart, and Experience Healing Today. The latter is available for pre-order now.
Watch below as Lysa discusses her 60 lb weight loss, her nearly-fatal hospital visit and cancer battle, her steps to take before letting someone go, and her godly advice to women to separate their calling of “helper” from the unhelpful trap of “nursing.”