Inés had the honor of preaching at the Evangelical Covenant Church denomination’s triennial women’s gathering called I AM in Minneapolis, MN on July 21. I AM is a triennial gathering for women by women! In the Evangelical Covenant Church they believe that women are called to be disciples and disciple-makers.
In the spirit of Joshua 4, I’ve gathered several encouraging messages that Inés has received over the last several days since graduating with her Master of Divinity degree from Fuller on Saturday, June 15, 2019. May we never forget all the Lord has done for us and how far he has brought us. As we […]
Growing up in the Bible belt of Arkansas, it was instilled in me to believe that a “woman preacher” was synonymous with basically not believing the Bible. That was not always explicitly taught but could be inferred from the way some speak about the issue. For most of my life, it was a non-issue because […]
Westminster Presbyterian Church of LA Women’s Day Message – July 16, 2017 Ines Velásquez-McBryde View this post on Instagram this sweet presbyterian church has invited me twice to speak god's word • today was women's day where they celebrate women's callings & contributions to the kingdom • fun learning ab how the presbys do […]
The Bible I hold now in my hands is not the same Bible I brought with me cross country this past fall. The woman typing on this keyboard is not the same woman that drove across the desert gripping the wheel, pursuing a dream, knowing that she was ten feet behind, had ten feet to […]
I was walking up a shady trail in Chantry Flats, California the day after Thanksgiving, 2015. We had hiked down first and now slowly made our way back up to the car. Kids giggling and running. Grabbing sticks. Throwing rocks. Jumping. Crossing over creeks balancing on old, dead, fallen trees. Stopping to take a breath. […]