After spending 20 years ministering to women as a Bible study teacher, speaker, author and women’s leader in the local church, Janet’s ministry took a dramatic turn in 2015 when she became exposed to the reality that
As a result of this discovery, Janet became a voice for the voiceless as she began advocating for social justice and humanitarian needs around the world through her ministry
Now Janet spends her time leading Esther Movement teams into the slums of Kolkata, the jungles of Central America and the red-light districts of Southeast Asia in an effort to
raise Awareness of the global plight of women
Advocate for mercy and justice ministries around the world
and issue a strong call to Action for women in the western church
to move out of their pews and into their places in the world.
Janet speaks passionately about Jesus’ heart for justice and His mission to bring the good news of the gospel to the afflicted and to bind up the brokenhearted (Isaiah 61). She is available to share her messages of hope, advocacy and justice at conferences, churches and college campuses. Janet and her team are also reframing the story of Esther through their book Not a Cinderella Story: Esther’s victory over exploitation and injustice.
About Esther Movement
A few years ago, a small group of women ventured out into the world to see what life was like for women living in other countries and cultures. They specifically went to places where they believed women were most vulnerable and least valued. What they saw and experienced not only broke their hearts but compelled them to action
As a result, Esther Movement has taken teams of women all over the world to partner with mercy and justice ministries that are addressing issues that impact women:
Physical & Sexual Assault
Along with their international partners, Esther Movement is helping bring the hope and healing of Jesus to marginalized women around the world. And through these experiences they have come to realize that:
They invite you to join the them as they grow, go & give!