Sharon Jaynes has been encouraging and equipping women through ministry for over twenty-five years. From the time she met Christ as a teenager, she fell in love with Godís Word and has had a passion to bring Godís truth to todayís woman. Through the years, she has taught various Bible Studies, served as a counselor at Charlotte Pregnancy Care, and mentored women from all walks of life. Her mission is to encourage, equip and empower women to walk in courage and confidence as they grasp their true identity as a child of God and a co-heir with Christ.
For ten years Sharon served as Vice President of Proverbs 31 Ministries and co-host for their daily radio feature. She is the author of thirteen books with Harvest House Publishers, Focus on the Family, and Moody Publishers (see resource page for details). She has also written numerous magazine articles and devotions for publications such as Focus on the Family, Decision, Crosswalk.com and In Touch. Sharon is a frequent guest on radio and television programs such as Revive Our Hearts with Nancy Leigh DeMoss, Family Life Today with Dennis Rainey, and Living the Life with Terry Meeuwsen of the 700 Club.
Besides her own books, she has also been a contributing author in many books such as Chicken Soup for the Sports Fanís Soul, Stories for the Teens Heart, Stories for the Manís Heart, and the Womenís Devotional Bible. Her books have been translated into several different languages including Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, and Korean
Sharon is the co-founder of Girlfriends in God, Inc., a non-denominational ministry that crosses generational and racial boundaries to bring the Body of Christ together as believers. She, along with her ministry partners, Mary Southerland and Gwen Smith, provide daily on-line devotions read by over 140,000 subscribers and turn-key conferences packages. To learn more about Girlfriends in God visit www.girlfriendsingod.com.