Do you stretch your muscles before you work out? Then you know the benefits of stretching! And you can be sure that stretching your faith has benefits too. Study the book of James, and get into shape spiritually.
Juanita Purcell and her husband, J. O., were in pastoral ministry for more than 40 years. He is pastor emeritus of a church in The Villages, Florida-the third church they started. Juanita speaks at ladies' retreats, banquets, and other seminars and conferences. Juanita and J. O. have three adult sons and 10 grandchildren. Juanita is the author of 11 women's studies. She has also written Women's Ministries Handbook and two devotionals.