About Proverbs 31 Sisters
Women who desire to become influential in their home; community and church, find inspiration and strength to transform their lives through the empowerment of this course. Over the course of six months, women come together in a small intimate class of 20 sisters, from all over the city of Jacksonville, to learn critical methods and tools to become a Proverbs 31 woman.
Using biblical, practical and life experience Pastor Teresa along with her Guest Facilitators will be teaching and creating a life changing experience for the women that attend this course. The curriculum addresses every area of a women’s life, spiritually, domestically, and emotionally with biblical and practical tools.
Women begin their journey to achieve these four outcomes:
- Release your past
- Discover who you are
- Develop your gifts
- Become Inspired to Inspire others
Each year open registration begins November 1st ending December 3rd. Class begins each year in the month of January. Class are held of every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. Upon completing this course a Graduation Ceremony is held the 2nd Saturday of July at 6:00pm.
Course Participant Requirements:
- Women who have a personal desire to grow spiritually, domestically, and emotionally
- Women who’s over the age of 21
- Women who are serious
Certificate of Completion Criteria As participants in the Proverbs 31 Sisters Empowerment Course the following criteria must be completed to receive your Certificate of Completion:
- Complete 10 out of 12 sessions
- Class Participation
- Complete 90% of class assignments and projects
About the Guest Facilitators:
Bishop Sharon P. Jones is my mentor and Spiritual Mother. Pastor Jones ministers along with her husband, the Chief Apostle Arthur T. Jones Sr., at All People International Church in Jacksonville, Florida. Married to her high school sweetheart since 1968. She is yet captivated by his charm and wit after all their years together, and finds herself still lighting up when he enters a room. She and Bishop Jones often share with married couples that “as long as the bees are busy in the nest, there will always be honey in the moon”. Their love and devotion are evident in their servitude of one another and how they cover each other, at all times. Pastor Sharon is a teacher, author and facilitators of women groups & activities.
Pastor Tomekia Williams is a wife, mother, speaker and friend. After having, served in her local church, she launched Take Your Journey Ministries in 2012, which allows her to travel and speak into the lives of many. She has a unique and creative way to communicate the gospel across denominational barriers with ease, grace, and power. Tomekia’s ministry can be heard weekly on the Christian Radio Station WAVE94, titled Take The Journey. This media outlet gives her the ability to teach on specific topics. In addition to speaking, Tomekia has a fond love of history, liturgical dance, and making others feel special. This is simply Tomekia … and she is continuing to EVOLVE into the image of Christ.
Pastor Azalea Williams Pastor Azalea is a native of Florida born and raised on the Eastside of Jacksonville where she was the youngest daughter of four siblings. Azalea has operated in many functions of ministry over the years including praise and mime dance ministry, drama team ministry, planning committee, marriage ministry and served as a youth minister. Currently she is the co-Pastor of the Forward Christian Center alongside her husband of 18 years Pastor Charles Williams. Together they have 3 children and one grandchild. She is also the founder of the L.A.C.E. Ministry: Ladies After Christ Example and the co-host of the Forward Rewind Radio Broadcast that airs daily on Pure Radio Jacksonville. Pastor Azalea is also working diligently to put together a ministry called “Azalea Pink “ a ministry support group for woman who have been raped and or molested; being a victim of rape on several occasions even while saved and serving God. Her heart and focus is always to those who are hurting in this area and know the pain and scars that it can leave behind if un-ministered to.