He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”

Nancy Avera is a gifted Women’s Ministry Speaker, Author & Bible Study Teacher who is passionate about helping women grow closer to God. Described as dynamic, authentic, and practical, Nancy uses stories from her personal journey with Christ to explain Biblical concepts that both challenge and encourage others to turn towards God.

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Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth.

Nancy Avera. Author. Speaker. Survivor.

Are you looking for a women’s ministry speaker to encourage the ladies at your next event? Maybe you’re searching for the perfect weekend retreat speaker. Nancy Avera of Fresno, CA has a passion for seeing women grow in their understanding of who God is and the transforming power of His Holy Spirit. Her 6-week Bible Study, STOP and Be Still, has received tremendous feedback and is perfect for weekend retreats or stand-alone messages.

The vision of STOP and Be Still is to create an environment where women can slow down, receive teaching, seek God, and PRACTICE being quiet and still with their body, mind, and soul.

Each session includes a 35 to 45-minute message, followed by a practical application where women privately practice silence, solitude and the presence of Christ using what they learned. Finally, the meeting time ends with a recap and exhortation to encourage women to continue growing closer to God.

In this 10-minute video, Nancy shares her struggle and victory as she learned to forgive her childhood sexual perpetrator. She teaches that forgiveness is both a decision and a process at NorthPointe Community Church in Fresno, CA.

Listen to two of Nancy’s most popular messages as she shares some of her life’s journey and the victorious power of Jesus Christ.

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