Meet Lisa Burkhardt Worley
As a young woman out of college, Lisa Burkhardt Worley pursued a career as a television sportscaster during a time when women in sports television was not readily accepted. She was a sportscaster in local markets, including her home town of San Antonio, Texas, then as a national television correspondent for the HBO program, "Inside the NFL" and as an anchor and
reporter for the Madison Square Garden Network in New York City, the top television market in the country. As a sports reporter, Lisa covered the NFL, NBA and in 1994, she spent three and a half weeks reporting from the winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway.
At a huge turning point in her life, Lisa rededicated her life to Christ and God redirected her path. In 2008 Lisa graduated from Perkins School of Theology at SMU with a Masters of Theological Studies Degree. Lisa has served in numerous ministry leadership positions, and as the lay leader over
Women’s Ministry at Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church in Flower Mound, TX. In 2009, God led Lisa to begin Pearls of Promise Ministries, a speaking and writing ministry designed to help women find freedom in Christ. Lisa speaks at numerous church gatherings, retreats, and to secular groups, both in the Texas area and in other parts of the country. To learn more about Lisa, Pearls of Promise, or her ministry please visit:
Pearls of Promise Devotional
Just as pearls are formed by irritations inside an oyster shell, God makes a pearl out of every trial and struggle in our lives. The Pearls of Promise devotional contains 120 "pearls of promise" from God written by 46 authors from all over the United States.
These honest and personal stories or "pearls" were written to encourage women in their faith journey. Pearls of comfort, encouragement, faith, truth, love, joy, peace, praise, prayer, forgiveness and wisdom; let our "pearls," born out of trials and struggles, speak directly to you. The Pearls of Promise devotional is a "go to" resource when you need inspiration from God because he has a priceless “pearl” waiting for you. What “pearl” do you need today?
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