2023 Ministers' Wives Conference Schedule


11:30 a.m. Registration & Mingle
12:00 p.m. Welcome & Meal (Provided by Chicken Salad Chick)
12:45 p.m. Refreshed in Worship with Cory & Stephanie Epps
1:05 p.m. Refreshed in the Word with Andrea Lennon
1:45 p.m. Break
2:00 p.m. Refreshing Rhythms for Ministers' Wives
2:45 p.m. Preview of 2024


Worship Leaders: Cory and Stephanie Epps

Cory & Stephanie Epps have been leading worship together for over ten years. They currently reside in Jonesboro, AR with their children, and serve at Central Baptist. They’ve released a worship EP, “Greater Still,” and a Christmas EP, “Love Has Come To Save”. In addition to their work with the local church, Cory & Stephanie lead at various conferences and camps around the country.

Cory & Stephanie are passionate about leading others in authentic, God-honoring worship. They lead with transparency and emphasize singing biblical truths. Cory & Stephanie’s desire is to see the Church join as one in a real encounter with Jesus Christ.

Keynote Speaker: Andrea Lennon

An “on the go” kind of girl who loves Jesus, Andrea is a Bible teacher whose life calling is to teach women to know the truth, live the truth, and share the truth. Her passion is honest conversation about the topics that drive our everyday lives, and how we can always weather the storms of life through the love and power of God and His Word. Andrea is a 2004 graduate of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. She has written and published Reflecting His Glory: From Conformity to TransformationFree To Thrive: 40 Power-packed Devotions for Women on the GoOn the Road with Ruth, God in the Window, and Hope: More Than A Feeling. Andrea is the founder of Andrea Lennon Ministry. She also serves as the Women’s Ministry Specialist for the Arkansas Baptist State Convention where she hosts the Inspire on the Go podcast. Andrea is a lifelong Arkansas Baptist. She loves the women of Arkansas and counts it an honor to serve them in any and every way. Andrea lives in Conway with her husband, Jay and two sons, Jake and Andrew. Connect with Andrea at or

Ministers’ Wives Encouragement Team

Team Coordinator: Renee Bond, First Southern Baptist Church, Bryant 

Aubri Duran, Indian Springs Baptist Church, Bryant

Cheryl Harp, Lakeview Baptist Church, Cave Springs

Judy Lattimore, Tabernacle Church, McGehee

Sara Mills, Friendship Baptist Church, Conway

Beverly Newborn, Hillcrest Community Church, North Little Rock