Sharon Jaynes

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 God’s Word and has had a passion to bring God’s truth to today’s 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 16 books with Harvest House Publishers, Waterbrook/Multnomah and Moody Publishers. Some of her titles include The Power of a Woman’s WordsBecoming the Woman of His DreamsI’m Not Good Enough and Other Lies Women Tell Themselves, and 5 Dreams of Every Woman. She has also written numerous magazine articles and devotions for publications such as Focus on the FamilyExtraordinary and In Touch. Sharon is a frequent guest on radio and television programs such as Revive Our Hearts with Nancy Leigh DeMossFocus on the FamilyFamilyLife Today, 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 Fan’s SoulStories for the Teens HeartStories for the Man’s Heart, and the Women’s Devotional Bible. Her books have been translated into several different languages including Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, and Korean.

Sharon makes her home in North Carolina with her husband, Steve. They have one grown son, Steven

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How could you heal your story's brokenness so you can share it? Bestselling author Sharon Jaynes talks about how to emerge from shame --toward healing. View Show Notes →
Could God flip your story's worst chapters? Bestselling author Sharon Jaynes relays God's transformation of parts of her story she'd wished weren't there. View Show Notes →
Sharon Jaynes believes the Song of Solomon still has practical applications for us today. For instance, she talks about the "little foxes" that can ruin a marriage if a couple isn't careful. View Show Notes →
Sharon Jaynes looks to the Song of Solomon for practical wisdom on love and romance. Jaynes studies to find out what is most attractive to a woman, and then tells what Solomon found most attractive in his wife. View Show Notes →
Author Sharon Jaynes dives into the Song of Solomon to teach us about biblical romance. By studying the relationship between Solomon and his Shulamite, we get a picture of God's design for marriage. View Show Notes →
Are makeup, earrings, and tattoos the mark of real beauty, or is there more? View Show Notes →
How do we learn to appreciate the shape God has given us? View Show Notes →
Why do women long to be beautiful? View Show Notes →
Are you defining yourself by your weaknesses? View Show Notes →
Do you often feel inferior to those around you? View Show Notes →
Sharon Jaynes, Nancy Leigh DeMoss, and Nancy Stafford give a biblical view of beauty enhancements. View Show Notes →