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Jackie Russell

I prefer to schedule coffee:
M-F during the day; during the day on the weekend

 

Age:
48

I have been a Christian for this many years:
35 years

Number of years at TVC:
1.5

Marital Status:
Married

If married, how many years:
18 years

Kids?:
No

If yes, how many:
-

Siblings:
Yes

Current Occupation:
I work outside the home

If you work from or outside the home, describe your occupation:
Operations & Administrative Coordinator at XMi Property Management

I have school-aged children:
No

Two or three words people who know me might use to describe me:
Sincere, encourager, loyal

If I had all day to do whatever I wanted, you might find me...:
sleeping/taking a nap; shopping, for a great deal - love to look for a great treasure!; cooking; quilling/various creative projects; reading; listening to music; catching up with friends

Favorite place to eat out:
PF Chang's or Mexican

Favorite meal to cook for company:
Chicken Marsala, or Taco Soup

Best nickname I've had:
"Ruby" (in high school theatre)

Worst nickname I've had:
-

Describe your overall temperament:
I'm a practical/dreamer; I love cozy rainy days; Silence soothes me

I was raised:
I have been attending church for as long as I can remember – growing up in the Church of God denomination, Baptist  and then non-denomination churches.

When I feel far from the Lord, one of the things that helps me is:
Reading through the Psalms or listening to Praise & Worship music

Biblical character, story, or passage that has particular meaning/significance:
“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart I have overcome the world.” 1 John 16:33

A couple of authors who have had an impact on my spiritual life:
Francis Chan, Elizabeth George, Anne Graham Lotz

Some people who have inspired my spiritual life over the years:
Joni Eareckson Tada, Twila Paris, my youth pastor and various bible teachers

Something valuable that someone told me early on about walking with the Lord:
It’s about the journey, taking up my cross and following Him every day – it’s not about “works” or a list of “to-do’s”.

Something I wish someone had told me sooner about walking with the Lord:
The reminder that the more I seek Him for direction than charting my “own course” for my life - boy how that roadmap would probably look different in some areas.

I was drawn to serve in the “Let’s Have Coffee Ministry” because:
No matter what struggles I face in this life, the Lord has given me an abundance of hope and I want to be able to share that with others. I really enjoy getting to know other women at TVC, and I know I will be encouraged by these “coffee connections” as well. It’s all about encouraging each other on this journey!

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